Spirit of an Operative
Kickback Point System
Earning Kickback Points:
Game Log (+1)
If a player takes detail notes of everything that goes on in the game to his/her character and to others for a game session, that player receives one kickback point.
If a player makes a sketch/draw/picture/painting/digital image of his or any of the other players’ characters or NPCs in the game or of any locations visited in game, that player receives one kickback point.
Character Journal (+1)
If a player who writes a personal journal based on their character’s experience in the game, that player receives one kickback point.
Net Comment Monkey (+1)
If a player leaves a constructive comment on the website, that player receives one kickback point.
Rules Lawyer (+1)
The player is an expert and knows one set of rules inside out and can answer any question the players or GM has. E.g. decking, rigging.
GM Assistant (+1)
If a player handles a task for the GM such as decking intrusions or runs a role-playing aside for those players not in scene, that player receives one kickback point.
Supporting Cast (+1)
If a player assists the GM by role playing other peoples contacts, that player receives one kickback point.
If a player serves the food/snacks and beverages to the GM and the other players, thus avoiding game interruptions, that player receives one kickback point (maybe two if they are super awesome).
If a player hosts the game at his house, that player receives one kickback point (may be subject to environmental modifiers).
Using Kickback Points:
|Uses For Kickback Points||Burn Uses For Kickback Points|
|Bonus to a roll (before roll)||Avoid half damage of one hit||1|
|+2||1||Avoid a botch||1|
|+6||6||Buy a success||3|
|Reroll attack||2||Gain an additional attack||1|
|Reroll soak||2||+6 to next roll (not damage)||1|
|Reroll skill check||2||Attain +1 luck situation modifier to any skill||2|
|Win initiative||3||Gain bonus Merit||8|
|Use an Aspect||1||Raise skill rank 1 point|
|Gain additional attack||6||Up to 6||4|
|7 to Up||8|
|Gain additional Aspect||20|