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Louie N25 Feb 2019 11:30 a.m. PST

Hello all,

I was making some terrain tiles this weekend and this thought occurred to me. I figured it might inspired some gaming with

cloudcaptain25 Feb 2019 11:54 a.m. PST

This is a half sized post :)

Earl of the North25 Feb 2019 12:18 p.m. PST

Such a tease!

Louie N25 Feb 2019 12:57 p.m. PST

Sorry net crashed and I did not think it went through…

Hello all,

I was making some terrain tiles this weekend and this thought occurred to me. I figured it might inspire some gaming with those in limited budget and/or space.

What if I played Dragon Rampant at have size with have units.

No change in rules, but using a 2 x 3 board with 15mm/6mm figures, with half measurements, and units with 6 or 3 figures.

Once again Sorry.

Budget posting..ha

sillypoint25 Feb 2019 1:34 p.m. PST

Random idea will work. The rules are very simple and invites players to tinker to suit their needs.
Would need less space.
From experience – the budget limit will pass in time.

MajorB25 Feb 2019 1:52 p.m. PST

Exactly what I'm planning to do with Rebels and Patriots.

Jozis Tin Man25 Feb 2019 5:38 p.m. PST

I am going to do that for Rebels and Patriots and Dragon Rampant, 6mm, full sized units, but half ranges. I lifted the idea from here: link

Share your terrain boards, this is the perfect scale for that approach.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP25 Feb 2019 5:42 p.m. PST

Don't halve it twice. 2x3 board with 15mm figures and half measurements works fine. 2x3 board with 15mm figures, half measurements and half-size units is going to make the game a LOT more luck-prone--and a lot shorter. At the very least, if you reduce the number of figures in a unit, reduce the dice rolled proportionately. Otherwise, what would be a damaging cast at full scale will wipe out or cripple a unit.

Louie N25 Feb 2019 8:05 p.m. PST

One clarification in "half size" units. This meant half the model count but still counting as 12 or 6 figures.

Using a counter to mark losses.


Tacitus26 Feb 2019 9:35 a.m. PST

Looks like fun; the rules are squishy enough that 1/2 measures will work fine. Personally, I've experimented with 2x2 board, 6mm, and centimeters. Works great.

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