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Martial Arts
Martial Arts Styles and Related Rules...


Martial Arts Style:  Mung Ki
...for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons(tm) in MyWorld.
...for Multiverser.
Mung Ki
Mung Ki
Perhaps a variant of Tsing-Tsing, this more quickly learned style moves to upper level maneuvers early on, but lacks many maneuvers and has no weapons.  
Form:
Hard/Soft
Method:
Lock
AC:
-3
Att:
x2
Dam:
2d3-1
Body Part:
Body
Weapons
None
 Special Maneuvers:  5
Perhaps a variant of Tsing-Tsing, this more quickly learned style moves to upper level maneuvers early on, but lacks many maneuvers and has no weapons. 
Type of Style:
Fast Defensive Weapon-adverse
Basic Attack Form:
Grapple
Defensive Modifiers:
-20SM
Attack Multiplier:
2 (Two)
Offensive Modifiers:
None
Body Part:
Body
Weapons Taught:
None
 Special Maneuvers:  5
2 Locking Block Attack Catch B7@5
2 Stunning Touch Immobilizer B7@5
3 Incapacitator (M) Stunning Strike B7@7
4 Immobilizing (HM) Limb Twister B7@7
4 Distance Death (MHM) Remote Strike B7@9
Basic Style is double attack and 2d3-1 damage, with AC -3.  No weapons are used. Basic Style is double attack with unmodified damage, with a defensive -20SM.  No weapons are used.
Untitled can have up to two maneuvers.  Locking Block (2) can disarm an opponent.  Stunning Touch (2) can disable a humanoid opponent for up to four minutes. Untitled may have up to two maneuvers.  These will usually be the disarming Attack Catch and the disabling Immobilizer.
Master knows all of these plus Incapacitator (3), which does 4d3-2 damage and disables a limb or other appendage for 24 hours. Master knows another maneuver, usually either the special damage Stunning Strike or the disabling Limb Twister.
Honored Master adds one level 4 maneuver.  Immobilizing (4) prevents an opponent from making any action other than a limited escape attempt.  Distance Death (4) can do 6d3-3, or cause a penalty of 2 on the victim's chance to hit and to be hit, or disable for up to four minutes or up to one hour, at a distance of one foot per level. The Honored Master usually knows the other of those maneuvers.
Most Honored Master knows all of these. The Most Honored Master adds one more maneuver, the non-contact damage Remote Strike.
Overall the style is strong at weaponless combat with several dueling tools, but none designed for limited field (ring competition) combat.  It lacks such defenses as Blind Fighting and All-around Sight. Overall the style is strong at weaponless combat with several dueling tools, but none designed for limited field (ring competition) combat.  It lacks such defenses as Fighting Blind B7@2 and Panoramic Awareness B7@2.
If in the course of examining this material, you want to know more about AD&D, there are at least hundreds of sites on the web which may help; I'll just recommend my own two:
M. J. Young's Dungeons & Dragons Materials as source material for many campaigns and situations;
and all you need to create a character, Character Creation for Advanced Dungeons & Dragons First Edition.
And if in the course of examining this material you want to know more about Multiverser, check it out at:
The Multiverser Information Center.

Index:  The introductory page to the material.


Introduction:  Gives an overview of the contents of the web site.

Creating a Martial Arts Style:  Describes the way styles are designed.

Attacks per Round/Attack Multipliers:  How frequently the martial artist may attack.

Learning Martial Arts:  Rules and training techniques.

Martial Arts Titles:  A MyWorld variant and Multiverser concept substituting for "belts".

Use of Multiple Styles:  How to change between styles within the game.

AC for Special Maneuvers/Modifiers for Special Maneuver Attacks:  Clarification of how to use special attacks.

Special Maneuvers Summary:  The available maneuvers are listed with all information.

Stun and Incapacitate:  AD&D rules incorporate this into standard attacks; for Multiverser, this would be a separate skill.

Translating a Player Style:  Multiverser allows a player to bring his actual martial arts skills into the game through these rules.

The Style Collection:  Our imaginary styles are offered for your use.


Other Links of Interest:  A collection of sites related to this material in one way or another.