The creature's own power and momentum pulled it forward as Zip sudenlly darted underneath it. It tried to grab at him as he brushed past it, but he was too quick. It tumbled forward onto the floor where it lay sprawled across the cold dirt road. It lay there for a moment, before slowly drawing its hooves in to begin and try and lift itself up once more.
((Well the way the rules work... The damage received is equal to how much the attacker beat the defender... So if you rolled a 3 and they rolled a 1 they would take 2 damage. Since the result is equal, there is no damage.))
The monster attacked again too quickly for Zippity to dodge. He held up the bar again to try and block her attack.
Dice Roll: 1d6+2+2
d6 Results: 4 (Total = 8)
It wasn't enough against the monsters attack though. He buckled under the force and took a few strikes from the devilish mare. It was mostly his face the took the blows, his cheek and snout burned. But he didn't have time to wince at the pain, he struggled under the monster and tried to wrestle the mare off of him.