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warwell11 Feb 2019 2:13 a.m. PST

Rules should not be made for a specific miniatures line, nor should miniatures be made for a specific rules set. Keep rules independent of miniatures.

Personal logo x42brown Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 2:38 a.m. PST

I am not keen on change for changes sake. I would prefer something completely new than any tampering with existing in a majority way.

x42

Edit; something is wrong with what I've written but I can't see it because of my dyslexia

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 3:52 a.m. PST

I'm with warwell.

Personal logo Sgt Slag Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 6:52 a.m. PST

The idea that mini's are rule-specific, is laughable, to me. I only play games which have no miniatures attached to them, or I ignore and substitute, at my pleasure. It is my game, not the rule writing company's game.

I also freely admit I could not care one bit about competition games. That leaves me outside of such companies target market. ;-) Cheers!

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 7:35 a.m. PST

+5 to Sgt Slag. I agree wholeheartedly to both of his comments.

Jim

Personal logo etotheipi Sponsoring Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 7:59 a.m. PST

What they ^^ all said.

That said, companies keep tying minis to rules and rules to minis and ignoring how people play games. The ultimately leads to lots of minis in the discount bin for me to use in whatever game I choose.

TNE230011 Feb 2019 8:01 a.m. PST

add another +5 for Sgt Slag

Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 8:49 a.m. PST

Yet another endorsement of Sgt. Slag's views.

kodiakblair11 Feb 2019 11:41 a.m. PST

I'm another sees things Sgt Slag's way.

In addition to specific miniatures,any company that expects me to buy special dice/measuring sticks or templates/ troop lists released in dribs and drabs just to play their game can count me out.

Mithmee Supporting Member of TMP11 Feb 2019 12:38 p.m. PST

Currently for anything that GW does I am going to avoid at all costs.

Reasons:

Overprice miniatures and rules
Games are not fun to play
Miniatures are totally over done

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