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July 10th, 2021, 09:43
Originally Posted by Arhu View Post
2. BG3 does have a backstab mechanic, however, on top of the normal 5E rules, by giving advantage simply for attacking from behind the target, even if you are alone and the target is not engaged with someone else. You don't even have to be hidden for it to work, just walk around the target.
You don't have to be hidden in BG3 or D&D 5E, but you're right about D&D 5E not allowing you to get sneak attack damage if you're alone unless you have advantage. And I agree that you wouldn't be able to get advantage by just walking around behind somebody in full view of them.
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