From City of Hope
This is an explanation of why the things in '+liststats not-allowed' are there. The list below is not necessarily complete, and '+liststats not-allowed' is not by any means an exhaustive list of disallowed things.
- Baby Face: Use the Blush of Health merit instead.
- Charmed Existence, Lucky, Self-confident: Revised is already more generous about dice rolls.
- Church Ties, Corporate Ties, Judicial Ties, Media Ties, Police Ties, Political Ties, Underworld Ties: Use the Influence background instead.
- Computer Aptitude, Mechanical Aptitude: Use the Ability Aptitude merit instead.
- Corporation CEO, Nightclub: Use the Resources background instead.
- Do, Fast Draw, Kailindo, Klaivaskar, Klaive Dueling, Martial Arts: Combat is complicated enough already. Use Brawl/Melee and pretend.
- Faerie Blood: Use the Kinain merit instead.
- Focused Mind, Naming, Path of Blood Nectar: Overpowered.
- Hearth Wisdom: Overly broad. Use the Lore of (specific supernatural type) knowledge(s) and/or other relevant abilities instead.
- Lore Weaver: Not a large enough faction to need its own Lore.
- Mansion: Use the Resources background instead.
- Military Force: Overpowered. Can be handwaved in PRPs if all participants agree.
- Poisons: Use the Toxicology knowledge instead.
- Rank: This would be for United States senators and the like. Shifters, use Shifter Rank instead.
- RD Data: Overly broad. Use the Lore of (specific supernatural type) knowledge(s) instead.
- Religion: Use the Theology knowledge instead.
- Totem (merit): Use the Totem background instead.