Do the rules support players making moves that then allow them to roll with advantage on future moves?

Do the rules support players making moves that then allow them to roll with advantage on future moves?

Do the rules support players making moves that then allow them to roll with advantage on future moves? Or, put another way, do you as the GM modify the difficulty of rolls by imparting advantage or disadvantage due to fictional elements?

Or does advantage and disadvantage only apply when a move’s text states that it does?

5 thoughts on “Do the rules support players making moves that then allow them to roll with advantage on future moves?”

  1. Generally, you only get advantage/disadvantage when a move says you do. Sometimes there鈥檚 GM discretion involved – particularly with Hostile Grounds – but normally the relative difficulty of an action should be reflected in the fiction surrounding it rather then in the mechanics.

  2. “does advantage and disadvantage only apply when a move’s text states that it does?” – I don’t use it as a “difficulty modifier”.

    Bu do you remember Hostile Grounds?

    I use them liberally: sectors of a flooded building, the underground beneath a factory, cold/heat so punishing you count the minutes before collapsing. Todesfalle is a good applied example – without proper gear and preparation a simple trip can become a nightmare. This is one way to look at the increase in difficulty in narrative.

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