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    Story Template: Tagged text with multiple column table

    Hello everyone,,
    A new user here and I'm already messing with random tables (love it!). Right now I'm working on a simple town generator and a problem appeared:
    - Can I use tagged text to show a text from a table with multiple columns?

    I have a table with 2 columns: Size and Population. The first one is a simple text and the latter is a random number.
    The story template is something like this: [Settlement Name] is a [Settlement Size|1] with a population of [Settlement Size|2].

    - The size and population are correlated, but FG is making 2 different rolls, which may result in incongruent outputs.
    - I tried <Settlement Size|1> and <Settlement Size|2>, but to no avail.

    Any ideas?
    Last edited by damned; April 4th, 2021 at 14:25.

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    LordEntrails's Avatar
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    I suspect you are not going to be able to do what you want and are going to have to call sub-tables rather than one master table. But it's been a long time since I've worked on any tables.

    You may also want to check out this module, though I haven't done more than a cursory glance at this version, the previous version was pretty extensive when it comes to tables.!

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    Indeed, you will need to have different tables for each thing you want to do. If you call a table with multiple columns then it will roll a different result for each column.
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