Legendary Dudes of Awesome
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Bq. Once per chapter, when a character is injured, her player may spend a Willpower point and roll Stamina + Resolve as a reflexive action. For each success she rolls, one point of bashing or lethal damage is immediately healed. A Valiant Surge cannot heal aggravated (or grievous) wounds. If more successes are rolled than the character has wounds, she gains temporary Health dots equal to the excess successes until the end of the scene. [We are ignoring the grittier version of this Hack] Rationale: The human body is capable of pushing itself to extremes, even defying crippling injuries to keep going just a little longer. Unfortunately, the phrase “the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak” checks those surges, and a character who presses on despite her wounds often finds herself worse off than she was before.