On 2009-06-17, Brand Robins wrote:
That reminds me of how, back in the early days of Dogs, a lot of folks wanted to know why fallout was done by specific blow taken, rather than by "general theater of current level of escalation."
I didn't realize, back then, that the reason I was always so against "theater of escalation" fallout was for exactly the reasons you just described—it moves the game into game as dice moving, rather than game as interplay of dice and fiction.
Cool. Learn something new every day.