2012-09-03, 06:03 PM (ISO 8601)
Re: Shadowrun 4th ed. Questions
The ability to assense and do recon without showing off, risking drain, and dealing with the other side effects, mostly. You'll be using perception/projection a lot more to take quick peeks than to do any serious running.
Originally Posted by Lestroisrois
Also, the bit where 5BP is pretty much chump change in terms of chargen. If you're willing to deal with an extra step or two to bring your astral abilities on-line, that's as much of a hardship on your character as being a social drinker.