HomeFAQSearchRegisterUsergroupsBlogLog inGolden Tom 2014 Thread!

Share | 
 

 Mordheim table layout discussion thread

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
Scarecrow Boat
Warrior
Warrior


Posts : 21
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-07-03
Location : Norway

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marauders (BTB) Marauders (BTB)
Achievements earned: none

PostSubject: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Sun 5 Jul 2015 - 10:28

Hi everyone. I am currently in the process of developing my table. I have built some buildings, some clutter, and some plateaus/raised parts.

I want my table to be highly modular, and I therefore don't use bases on my buildings, so I can set them any way I want, and for the ground around to building to fit with the structure itself. (besides I've never liked based for buildings, since you get a sort of edge)

I was wondering if there were anyone who had any tips for how to build parts that can be set together to a city, with many options for how to set it up? I also have a hope of getting a sewer/river by having a fairly low piece with water/sewage and having raised plateaus around it.

I was hoping there were anyone with some ideas, suggestions, or tricks to make parts that will fit together to a cool looking city. I really like when you can have units move from one building to another, and to stay up on different levels. Really make skilled climbers useful. (I also have ramps and ladders, but being able to move outside of where they are should be useful anyway)
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Von Kurst
Distinguished Poster
Distinguished Poster


Posts : 7021
Trading Reputation : 3
Join date : 2009-01-18

Personal Info
Primary Warband played:
Achievements earned: none

PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Sun 5 Jul 2015 - 17:27

Not sure if this is what you are looking for but this is how we do ports:

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Friedrich Hetzenauer
Champion
Champion


Posts : 55
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-03-06
Age : 37
Location : Usually USA, Sometimes CH

PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Sun 5 Jul 2015 - 18:49

This is going to sound like I'm not trying to help, but I am.

The best advice I can give you is to start building (which from your other thread I know you have), and then set up an play some games. That will show the best/worst parts about what you have, and hopefully will give you some ideas about what you wish had been there.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Scarecrow Boat
Warrior
Warrior


Posts : 21
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-07-03
Location : Norway

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marauders (BTB) Marauders (BTB)
Achievements earned: none

PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Mon 6 Jul 2015 - 2:40

Thanks for the tips. The picture of the dock actually helped Smile I guess I should try to find pictures of lots of different tables, and do the things I like. (as well as play many games, to I know what features make what warbands op or underpowered)
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Scarecrow Boat
Warrior
Warrior


Posts : 21
Trading Reputation : 0
Join date : 2015-07-03
Location : Norway

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Marauders (BTB) Marauders (BTB)
Achievements earned: none

PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Tue 7 Jul 2015 - 8:09

Ok, I figured I have been a bit too vague with this post to really get any good suggestions, so I figured I'd do it like this. Here are some pictures of my current Mordheim table, does anyone have any suggestions to what new buildings/pieces I should make to make it better? (I am going to get a battlemat under it all soon, and I will migrate to a bigger table once I have more buildings)

My current city:
 
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Ezekiel
Venerable Ancient
Venerable Ancient


Posts : 909
Trading Reputation : 5
Join date : 2008-02-05
Age : 32
Location : Amsterdam

Personal Info
Primary Warband played: Merchants (BTB) Merchants (BTB)
Achievements earned: None

PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Tue 7 Jul 2015 - 12:46

this is how I've my city set up:



there are some base blocks on which I can place my buildings and with the addition of some extra layers and bridges this makes for a reasonably playable city. Getting players to play at different elevations usually is tricky, though if you block the streets sufficiently and have a bunch of higher walkways helps a lot:
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://www.mysthconcepts.nl
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Mordheim table layout discussion thread   Today at 16:10

Back to top Go down
 
Mordheim table layout discussion thread
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Mordheim table layout discussion thread
» PokéShipping (Ash x Misty) General Discussion Thread
» Shaddoll Discussion Thread
» Yang Zing Discussion Thread
» Infernoid Discussion Thread

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Tom's Boring Mordheim Forum :: General Discussion :: Scenery and Terrain-
Jump to: