I was introduced to role playing games with AD&D 1e and weapon damage vs size was my baseline. Now that I'm playing and running clones for the most part, I appreciate the lack of a single die type regardless of monster size.
Still, I do remember the damage charts for a good 80% of the weapons from 1e. Many of them didn't make much sense to me (such as broadsword) but we didn't stress it back in the day. After all, it was canon ;)
Do you use weapon damage vs size these days?
Method I for Gary's Birthday - So it's Gary Gygax's birthday, as I was reminded by this Tumblr blog: Suggested Options for Rolling Character Stats in AD&D I love this quote: "*Character...
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