Variable shield & helm protection

In the core rules shields provide a fixed amount of protection, and helmets are figured into the protection armor provides. This is a bit simplistic, and is replaced with the rules below.

Helmets

Their primary funktion is to provide extra amour to a vunerable area, the head. It provides its damage-reduction die to all hits.

Shields

Shields provide a defensive die (eg. d6) to armour, when weapon-skill roll was sucessfull. This does not include critical strikes.

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