Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by Vegomatic » Fri Jun 23, 2017 2:02 pm

Overall budget is the driving force. While cost per piece (which is really a bad way to compare) may be lower in the large pledge levels they can easily put one over budget. If you can get a reasonable approximation of what you want through byod and stay in budget... the answer looks pretty obvious to me. So no. No real drawbacks.

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by StevenO » Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:51 pm

$10 gets your foot in the door. Another $72 or $109 gets you firmly in the door with something to show for it. Of course if your target is the Lava Bridge which is $665/$949 then you're just looking at the fractions.

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by Gargs454 » Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:36 pm

Not that I can think of. Will be a lot cheaper and if you are not interested in the earlier stuff then no reason to grab them.

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by FattyLumpkin » Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:08 pm

Point(s) well taken but the reason I'm considering my own "build" is because the first dungeon I'm really interested in is the 6th one, Acid Bath. And I really want Lava Bridge (#13) so I'd add a couple more then an add-on or two, and bingo, I get the ones I want. Is there any reason to avoid this strategy?

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by StevenO » Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:28 am

I believe a good many people are simply using it as a place-holder for now. A Garga454 mentions moving up to Zaltar's is the equivalent of going to Dungeon Level 1 which gets you pieces AND shipping without that additional $10 charge.

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Re: Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by Gargs454 » Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:01 am

Correct. Though if I am understanding the pledge levels correctly, you really only want to do this if you don't want to get Zaltar's because that would be the Dungeon Level I and then you could mix and match other rooms/add-ons from there without having to pay the $10.

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Dumb Question Time: Build Your Own Dungeon

Post by FattyLumpkin » Fri Jun 23, 2017 9:59 am

Hi...I just want to make sure I understand this. The "Build Your Own Dungeon" allows you to, for the low low price of $10, to pick and mix any of the dungeons you want?

Thanks in advance if you can clarify this for me.

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