Skill: Intimidate

Intimidate

Strength , Willpower
This skill is used to coerce or terrorize others with one’s physical presence and the threat of violence.

Coerce [Exploration]    
You attempt to sway a person’s opinion by threatening them, using fear and intimidation.
Resolution: Intimidate , or Intimidate  Resolve

 – You successfully coerce the target to do as you say. But they will attempt to provide false information or otherwise delay their actions to help you.
 – You successfully coerce the target to do as you say.
 – You fail to coerce your target.
 – You fail to coerce your target and they might become hostile and angry.

Frighten [Combat]     [Attack] [Attention: ] [Rank 2]
Requirement: Can only affect one opponent up to 6 squares from you.
You shout and threaten a nearby opponent, trying to shake their resolve.
Resolution: Intimidate  Resolve

 – Your opponent is Exposed 2.
 – Your opponent is Exposed 4.
 – As above, and they take  1d6 points of Attention damage.
 – As above, and they cannot take any Attack actions on their next turn.
 – You fail to threaten your opponent.
 – You fail to threaten your opponent, and you are now Distracted 2 until the end of your next turn.

Terrorize [Combat]     [Attack] [Attention: ] [Rank 4]
Requirement: Affects all enemies up to 6 squares from you.
You threaten and instill great fear in nearby opponents. Roll your Intimidate Test once and the GM will decrease the final result for each individual opponent as appropriate based on each opponent’s Resolve Test.
Resolution: Intimidate  Resolve

 – Your opponents are Exposed 2.
 – Your opponents are Exposed 4 and take 1 point of Courage damage.
 – As above, and they take  1d6 points of Courage damage.
 – As above, and they cannot take any Attack actions on their next turn.
 – You fail to terrorize your opponent.
 – You fail to terrorize your opponent, and you are now Distracted 2 until the end of your next turn.