Adding Hero points is a way to add an even more heroic feel to your fantasy age game. Also allows players to bank stunt points at a 2 to 1 trade off.
Players start with 3 Hero points. Game masters can award more hero points as they see fit, most common being good roleplaying or teamwork. All heroes also gain a new stunt:
4: Fate smiles: gain a hero point.
Hero points can be used in a few different ways.
1: At any time a character can spend a hero point after have made a roll, they instantly get a reroll but must keep the second roll.
2: Characters can can spend a hero point to reduce a single source of damage they are about to take by half.
3: On a successful roll that gains the character stunt points a hero point can be spent to add +2 to stunt points, maximum 6 stunt points.