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World Cities Contest: London [D]

Postby Bruceswar on Tue Apr 05, 2011 3:11 am

So Keygin was first to post his London draft, which is fairly complex. I will post mine now which is more simple. Besides CC needs more simple smaller maps?

FINAL VERSION:
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FIRST VERSION:
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33 Territories
6 Bonus
City Starts with a 2 Neutral. It needed I can show it as such.
No Special Features.
Includes Impassables and Bridges

Kensington and Hammersmith will be dealt with in the graphics portion. This goes for any other territories with possible number issues.


P.S. Shout out to Mr Benn with a similar color scheme from the England map.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby JaneAusten on Tue Apr 05, 2011 4:01 am

Nice map draft, babe. ll
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Industrial Helix on Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:37 am

Nice draft! Its a little open though... a few choke points would help imo.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:41 am

Industrial Helix wrote:Nice draft! Its a little open though... a few choke points would help imo.



Any ideas?
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Tue Apr 05, 2011 6:55 am

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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Industrial Helix on Tue Apr 05, 2011 7:00 am

Maybe change some borders so the bonus regions are more defensible.

Are there any tributaries to the thames that would work?
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Tue Apr 05, 2011 12:40 pm

Industrial Helix wrote:Maybe change some borders so the bonus regions are more defensible.

Are there any tributaries to the thames that would work?



None to be spoken of. As soon as I changed the borders, people from England would be up in arms about how it is not correct!
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby DoomYoshi on Tue Apr 05, 2011 12:48 pm

The old walls of London could be used to add a chokepoint, although they don't exactly fit along your lines.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Tue Apr 05, 2011 1:03 pm

got an image? I will look into it also.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby DoomYoshi on Wed Apr 06, 2011 12:40 am

Sorry, I didn't look close enough at your map the first time. The London Wall map would only work to seperate the territory named city from itself.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Wed Apr 06, 2011 12:43 am

Yeah I looked at that also... I cannot wait to see what you come up with! I am thinking I am going to go with some random made up walls. That will at least choke it some and make it playable...

Do the bonus values look ok?
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby DoomYoshi on Wed Apr 06, 2011 12:50 am

They are fine for what they are set as. I personally prefer maps to have at least one bonus of 2 and no bonuses of 1. This setup is not unprecedented though. Perhaps splitting the city into 2 and having it as a 1 bonus would be better
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Re: World Cities Contest: London

Postby Bruceswar on Wed Apr 06, 2011 10:23 pm

Final version in. I hope I got it all.
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Re: World Cities Contest: London [D]

Postby MrBenn on Tue Apr 12, 2011 7:39 am

Bruceswar wrote:P.S. Shout out to Mr Benn with a similar color scheme from the England map.

This could work with a bonus-scheme similar to that used on the England map... I would have liked some more time to experiment with variations :P
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