Plant Mutation Drawback: Prey Scent

Chris Van Deelen

Prey Scent (drawback)

Type: Physical, plant

Frequency: Common

Power Score: Yes

Range: Personal

Duration: Permanent

AI Recognition: None

Damage: None

Uses: Constant


The mutant’s body sends out waves of scent that will attract predators. If the optional tracking rules are used, any creature with increased sense (smell) or similar mutations will gain a bonus of five plus the power score modifier when trying to track this creature. Also, the ML may increase the occurrence of wandering monsters, at his discretion.

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Chris Van Deelen is the creator and contributor to over half of the Wisdom from the Wastelands series, contributor to the Swords of Kos: Hekaton anthology. He also wrote Creatures of the Tropical Wastelands, and 100 Oddities found in a Car. As prolific as he is, Chris Van Deelen continues to write and produce material which will be in publication soon. Not only is he a prolific content creator, he also has a wide selection of fiction and stories! If you like his work, please follow his personal author page on Facebook and on Twitter to keep up with his latest news and game content.