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CONVERTING SWORDS & WIZARDRY COMPLETE RESOURCES TO SWORDS & WIZARDRY CONTINUAL LIGHT
There is a large amount of resources for Swords & Wizardry, the bulk of which is written for Swords & Wizardry Complete (SWC). The good news is, converting from SWC to SWCL is a snap if you follow these basic guidelines.
Remember that SWCL defaults to a d6 for HD and basic weapon damage whereas SWC defaults to a d8. Therefore, do the following:
Hit Dice / Hit Points - Decrease HP of SWC monsters by 1 HP per HD in published adventures.
Damage Rolls / Dice Conversion - Use the following Chart:
SWC Dice SWCL Dice
Armor Class (AC) - remains unchanged.
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