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Board but with symbols

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Since I will be printing my own board some time soon, I thought why not tinker with it ;)

The idea is to replace the text of all "draw card" spaces with symbols to make them easier to use (mostly for less experienced players, but even I will have easier time reading the board).

 

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I really like this idea. A while back, I was tinkering with an idea on how to remove / reduce the repetitive draw card text myself, but I never took the time to really research or implement it the way that you have. I'm impressed! Looks great! 

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I have spoken multiple times, requesting for a Deluxe Edition Talisman, now not probable since FFG is now not making the game, using a smaller board similar in size to 2nd edition. The idea was to make the common size of the spaces the size of a card. The problem was text would be very small. The idea of using iconography is a great idea.

But using smart icons is usually missed. Since it is for yourself, which icons means what won't be an issue.

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Hi.

First of all, this is a brilliant idea, very well done.

But i’m afraid this method can’t work on the some of the expansions spaces.

I remember that in the Highlands, for example, some spaces guide you to draw a card even if there is already a card in that space.

In the city expansion as i recall, most street spaces guide you to draw one card, with a maximum of 3 cards which can be on the same space.

i’m aftaid you will need text for that kind of spaces? Or maybe another smart symbol?

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The text is still on those spaces (except for the city, which I changed to normal draw because there isnt' space for more cards anyway)

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