Sunday, July 24, 2016
Crackajack Funnies #13
The "ghostly ruins of an old plantation" is an atmospheric location for a hideout. That there's only building on the island makes it easy to find the hideout.
Also note that time of day affects what the mobsters are doing in the hideout; they aren't just static stat blocks, frozen in place until encountered.
Yes, leaving his prisoners alive does sometimes lead to complications. But how exactly did that mobster left on the beach get free? It seems editorial fiat created that complication. In game play, this would only discourage Heroes from leaving their prisoners alive.
Extra guns under beds is another good dressing detail, and handy for the bad guys.
Yes, secret doors can have alarm systems hooked up to them now. No need for Magic Mouth spells!
(Scans courtesy of Comic Book Plus)