2012-09-07, 09:09 PM (ISO 8601)
Re: Older D&D systems questions.
That's looking at it through a modern lens. I would phrase it as follows:
Originally Posted by Zubrowka74
Also, keep in mind that the role-play is what primarily differentiated characters. If you had two fighters, for example, they would play very differently, because we are basically testing the problem-solving abilities of the players. That's why you don't need to rely on mechanics to differentiate them.
I don't think we are in disagreement; we're just looking at it from different directions.