I was wondering what advantages you get from fighting with two weapons? I can see the advantage of using a 2 handed weapon (greater damage and harder to parry) and of using a 1 handed weapon and shield, but can't see how 2 weapon fighting gives you any advantage.
On a related point, suppose I want to have a swashbuckler using a rapier and main gauche who goes around unarmoured. How do I defend myself against a big weapon? I presume I would have to evade as an opposed roll, which strikes me as a short route to an early grave, even if I do have acrobatics to stop me going prone when I use it instead of evade. Have I missed something that enables such a character to defend himself effectively? Opposed rolls are far more dangerous over time i.e. a PC's adventuring life.
As to the unarmoured thing, from what I can see the only disadvantage to wearing armour is that the enc will affect your strike rank - it doesn't impact on sneaking, evading, acrobatics, climbing etc. While I can see that having fitted armour is not as constricting as many games make it, it still feels wrong that you have just as much chance of doing acrobatics in full plate as you do in your underpants.
I have only read through the rules once, so I appolgise in advance if I have got things wrong.
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