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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby zimmah on Thu Jul 28, 2011 1:56 pm

too bad i don't have any maps i'm not good at drawing but sound like a good idea.
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby MrBenn on Thu Jul 28, 2011 3:04 pm

Do the maps need to be square? What dimensions / aspect ratio do you need?
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby natty dread on Thu Jul 28, 2011 5:35 pm

I would imagine that most boards are close to the "golden" a4 ratio...
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby RedBaron0 on Fri Jul 29, 2011 1:51 am

I'm not worried about the ratios much, I've got square and long boards. Since I'm working with preexisting boards I can likely run into an issue of a little bit of space in one direction or another, but I was always planing on painting the edges and the back of the board.(spray paint)
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby The Bison King on Fri Dec 16, 2011 6:42 pm

I know this is an old thread but I want to go on the record to say that you have permission to make any of my maps into a board. (just let me know if you do)
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby natty dread on Sat Dec 17, 2011 1:08 pm

Rb0, if you're still doing this project, my Eurasia map might be a good candidate for printing... It's a large map, with pretty standard gameplay, so it'd probably be easy to make a printable version out of it... let me know if you're interested.
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby Flapcake on Sat Dec 17, 2011 6:40 pm

RedBaron0 wrote:I'm not worried about the ratios much, I've got square and long boards. Since I'm working with preexisting boards I can likely run into an issue of a little bit of space in one direction or another, but I was always planing on painting the edges and the back of the board.(spray paint)



If the map is too small for the board, you could cut the edges off and glue some strips from a fabric tablecloth on and the map on top.
You can also buy some cardboard and glue some fancy paper on the back and strips of fabric tablecloth in the middle so you can fold it together, then size dosent matter :)

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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby grifftron on Mon Dec 19, 2011 12:55 am

Very cool RB.. I only got 1 map but feel free to use it!
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby RedBaron0 on Tue Mar 06, 2012 3:19 am

LOL I hadn't checked on this in a while, thanks guys, if I do this, I will certainly let you know and give you credit. Again come the fall when the ARC tourny comes around I'll see about getting boards together for prizes.
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Re: CC Maps on real boards

Postby Flapcake on Sat Apr 14, 2012 11:27 am

Hi Baron, how is this comming along ?

I think its the coolest idea on this site ever 8-)
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