tbh until he gets an advance and manages to pick up a skill to help him avoid pinning or get unpinned I can just see them spending the enter game pinned and wasted.
btw like most people you mention that you thought Goliaths needed a helping hand because of their poor skills choice, may I point you in the direction of my skills review http://easternfringe.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7282&highlight=
Addressing the balances across all the skill groups, improved Muscle & Ferocity, weakened Techno. And adds Leader, Heavy & Veteran tables.
Might be some things you can steal.
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