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Author Topic: SEPT 21: Cards in Wargames with Volko Ruhnke  (Read 4934 times)

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on: October 03, 2020, 10:11:49 AM
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Award-winning commercial boardgame designer Volko Ruhnke will discuss the use of playing cards in tabletop wargames. Playing cards—once a rarity in hobby wargames—have exploded in designs published over the past three decades. What do they bring to the table? When should you use them in your wargame design? How can you leverage their unique power to greatest advantage? The talk will briefly survey the history of playing cards in board wargames and then focus on effective use of cards as an element of design./quote]