Rabies is a viral infection that must recieve treatment during its gestation period. Once you begin to show signs of the disease from the 2nd stage on you have a +30 difficulty per stage verses your savings throw. Proper medical treatment reduces that to +15 difficulty per stage. The virus is contracted via a bite from an infected host.
Virus - A virus is a very small organism that can only reproduce inside an infected host. Outside of a host it can survive in a dormant state for a long time. They can infect almost any type of living creature, including bateria.
Bite - Pathogen can only be tranmitted via a bite.
- Lethality: 70%
- Infection Rate: 76%
- Contamenation Area: 0 Meters
- Gestation Period: 2 Months
- Difficulty: Moderate
- Save: Health
- Advancement Time: 3 Days
- Life Span: 3 Months
- Residual Life: 1 Week
Stage 1: The infected suffers malaise, headache and fever.
Stage 2: Next the infected suffers acute pain, violent movements, uncontrolled excitement, depression, and hydrophobia.
Stage 3: Periods of mania and lethargy, eventually leading to coma.
Stage 4: Death