Dice

  • You will nearly always succeed against a difficulty equal to your skill value – 2 without using an aspect.
  • You will usually succeed against a difficulty equal to your skill value – 1, but will occasionally need to use an aspect.
  • You have about a 50% chance to succeed against a difficulty equal to your skill value without using an aspect.
  • You will usually need to use an aspect to succeed against a difficulty equal to your skill value + 1.
  • You will nearly always need to use an aspect to succeed against a difficulty equal to your skill value + 2.

Beat the Difficulty By: Results in: Notes
0 shifts Minimal Success You pulled it off. It’s neither pretty nor graceful,
but it works.
1 shift Notable Success This is a clear success. Your result is solid and
reliable; while it may not be inspired, it is absolutely
workmanlike.
3 shifts Significant Success Your task is notably well done; the result is
fine quality, very reliable, and so on.
5+ shifts Potent Success Not only is the quality of the success remarkable,
it may have some unexpected, secondary benefits,
such as a deeper insight into a problem at hand.

Dice are rolled using an online dice roller. The result is a scale ranging from -4 to +4.

If you want to see what the probability of any given roll would be, use the following table.

Result Odds This Result
Exactly
This Result
Or Higher
This Result
Or Lower
4 1 in 81 1.2% 1.2% 100%
3 4 in 81 4.9% 6.2% 98.8%
2 10 in 81 12.3% 18.5% 93.8.%
1 16 in 81 19.8% 38.3% 81.5%
0 19 in 81 23.5% 61.7% 61.7.%
1 16 in 81 19.8% 81.5% 38.3%
2 10 in 81 12.3% 93.8% 18.5%
3 4 in 81 4.9% 98.8.% 6.2%
4 1 in 81 1.2% 100% 1.2%

Dice

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