Represents: Skilled fighting with bare hands, including Bare-handed Strikes, Kicks, Throws, Holds, Blocks, Dodges
Use with the following characteristics in dice rolls covering:
|Characteristic||Use skill with this characteristic in dice rolls covering|
|ST||Damage done when character hits target with a martial arts maneuver|
|CO||Whether character hits target with a martial arts maneuver|
|PE||Judging another's Martial arts skill|
|WP||Maintaining and breaking out of holds|
Effective use of the Martial Arts skill is heavily affected by the ability of the character to move unimpeded. Accordingly, for all dice rolls involving Martial Arts skill and the CO characteristic, the modifier to CO for encumbrance is doubled.