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Ruling Skill Challenges
by Mike Mearls

Last month’s sample skill challenge went over well, so let’s roll out another one. This skill challenge has a little bit of a twist to it. It’s designed to take the place of a combat, with the characters facing off against a monster that they can’t defeat by normal means.

As with the prior skill challenge, this one lists sample ideas for actions the characters might take and the skills and DCs needed to accomplish them.

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    About the Author

    Mike Mearls is the Lead Developer for the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game. His recent credits include H1: Keep on the Shadowfell and Player's Handbook 2.

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