Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by AnimeSensei » Fri Sep 22, 2017 3:01 pm

I want more 2x2 walls without windows for the sci fi sets
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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by HeroQuestFrance » Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:03 am

It would be great to get a sci-fi KS 100% compatible with the old resin style which was wonderful.
May be something darker would be nice, something with an industrial look.
I wonder if Stefan is willing to do it anyway. Sci-fi has nearly disappeared. Only few passage boxes left in the shop.

Resident Evil 2 gameboard KS with incredible miniatures is on the 25 and I think I will use DF 3D sci-fi old sets to make the underground labs and play with it. If someone knows other 3D sci-fi DFf compatible scenery, please let me know !

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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by Celtchief » Fri Sep 22, 2017 2:56 am

I was just looking at my Sci Fi sets today...thinking about how they'd be a good candidate for a kickstarter. I wonder if they would build off the current theme, or start with a new design. I had forgotten how fully fleshed out the Sci Fi line was and how much detail there was. Love to see what they could do with Dwarvenite.

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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by lostpict » Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:02 pm

back in the day, these beautiful Sci-Fi ship layouts beckoned:

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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by Teulisch » Tue Sep 12, 2017 12:07 pm

I would like a set, dwarvenite or otherwise, that i could use for a Traveller ship or station, or for a Starfinder game.

star wars, the light freighter is about 35 meters long. thats about 10 2"x2" dungeon tiles across. thats the length of a traveller scout ship (which is smaller in width), but a free trader is about 13 tiles long, and 6 tiles wide (plus the fuel tank, which is more external walls). heck, the cargo bay alone is 35 floor tiles (7x5, PLUS walls). we need a large 'cargo bay' floor tile.

the 'extras' of ship consoles and such would be nice, if broken up between engineering, command, and passenger compartments. probably a 'cargo' selection of crates and barrels as well, those would be high demand for other games too.
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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by lostpict » Sun May 07, 2017 8:20 pm

I would be like a set if thee different center hub sections that were three-sided, five-sided, and five-sided for multispoked ships and stations.

Also it would be good to have engine room, thrusters, air lock, a hangar door, and turrets plus if course re-reals of all the "current" DF SF sets.
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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by dice4hire » Sun May 07, 2017 5:29 pm

Wiglaf, you are a true necromancer.
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Re: Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by Vegomatic » Sun May 07, 2017 4:40 pm

Long passages or hallways are needed. I considered a set of the maki sci fi corridors but after reading more decided against it.

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Re: Re:Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by PeteRR » Sun May 07, 2017 12:01 pm

HeroQuestFrance wrote:
Sun Jun 09, 2013 7:40 am
What I would like to see in a future set ?
I think 9x9 squares tile, a pack of long straight walls (2x6 squares), damaged straight walls, a lift door, a base entrance, straight walls with transparent windows.
I agree with all of these, but especially bigger stand-alone floor pieces and long walls. An airlock would be useful also.

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Re:Interest in Future Sci-Fi Sets?

Post by Wiglaf » Sun Jun 09, 2013 3:56 pm

I feel that there is little that is really needed aside from re-casting the older sets again, or making something with similar pieces if those molds are gone. I know I would invest rather heavily in such a re-release of those sets. Sadly, I was a penny pinching college student when they were last available. That is no longer the case.

My order should arrive tomorrow. I look forward to posting pictures as soon as I get my first set up put together. Once I have evaluated how far I can stretch those sets I'll be checking the budget to see how much more I can afford. This is an exciting time. I can see combining the sci fi sets with caverns and the rumored sewer set to create some excellent Fallout 3 and New Vegas style setups.

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