Don't be too eager to rush in with minor nitpicks, there is a lot of highly abstract hand waving going on.
Abstract handwaving tends to be wrong.
Seriously. Ask any DM who has been on the receiving end of a bunch of status conditions every single combat. It's hard to be effective if half your monsters can't move, can't see, or have only one action.
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