The game tries to mimic three historical archetypes in archery. Efficient archery, though, comes down to one playstyle – stand still and full attack. The numbers are impressive, but man is it boring. We can do better.
We want to make the game faster and more engaging – so let’s change opportunity attacks. What follows are rules for d20 and 3.5e to codify a new action type, the reaction, and explore some of the potential depth in this new play space.