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[GDS] NOVEMBER 2015 "Heirloom quality" Questions and comments

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Use this space to discuss the November 2015 GDS "Heirloom quality"

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Components

Is it just the four tiles pictured? A specific quantity of them? Several sets?

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For this GDS

Use the style of the tiles, coloured woods with engraved symbols and real coloured crystals. Sets and quantity are determined by your game.

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Can we assume more shape to

Can we assume more shape to them than just simple square tiles? For instance, ridges so that they stack nicely? Or a specific 2x1 tile size whose orientation when laid on the board is important?

I don't yet have specific plans in mind for either of these ideas, yet. But I don't want to encourage the germ of an idea unless it would be allowed.

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assume what you like

Go ahead and imagine away. The tiles are your launching point - use them as you see fit.

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2 days left!

Reminder to get your entries in by the end of Monday the 9th, wherever you are!

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Had a feeling this month

Had a feeling this month would have few entries...

Still, very interesting theme. really pushes your boundaries.

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Admittedly it was a very

Admittedly it was a very specific requirement, and the idea of 'heirloom' might be outside the desires of the designers here. So kudos to those that stepped up and challenged themselves!

If you're making a career of it, it's not always about he game you want to design, so much as "one to specs." Or so the saying goes.

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