Remastered Woodland Set?

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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by lostpict » Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:35 pm

I like the Woodland sets too. I think they make nice gardens and mazes for more modern gaming. I bought the first one and was disappointed in the fit, but decided I needed a second set before they become unobtainium. I am happy with the purchase. It would be nice for an resin expansion that would make them less uniform and more sylvan.
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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by dice4hire » Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:50 pm

I really do like my two sets, poor fitting or not. They are basically my only DF resin ab\nmd the sculpting is awesome.
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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by RisingSeraph » Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:01 pm

I would be interested in a remastered or an "inspired by" set, especially if there's a potential for elven style tree-houses to match.

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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by kodiakbear » Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:42 pm

Below is a link to a good discussion from 2013 of some of the issues with the Woodland set.

https://dwarvenforge.com/forum/viewtopi ... =18&t=5183

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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by marcoreds » Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:18 pm

I believe this was the main reason why this set was discountinued in the past.

Stefan and DF in general knew and openly admitted that the fitting was a bit "uneven" in this set (can't remember who sculpted it, but I remember something along the lines of "paid more attention to the artistic part, a little less to the perfect fitting"). It was discussed multiple times in this forum, and I think also in some live streams.

This was why a reprint wasn't planned.
But people kept asking for it, even with its imperfections, so it was finally recast.

I got 2 and I am happy with them, I knew about the fitting, but it is after all fine (in particular for a woodland setting).

I doubt they will go through the work of resculpting it all as is...
But I would be in for a new, similar set, that could be used as a new "base woodland" set, or use as an addition of the current/old one.

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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by GardenDM » Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:56 am

I guess I'm just not that picky. While I found that there was the occasional gap, I think builds with Woodlands look great, even when mixed with other sets.

Here's one I did last year using woodlands to make a small cottage and hedge maze. I used CBS, Erinthor, and Woodlands for this build.
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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by HeroQuestFrance » Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:06 am

I'm in too.
Was so much disappointed by the pieces that do not fix together well while the details were so great.
It's in a box somewhere, I never use it. So sad.

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Re: Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by dice4hire » Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:56 am

What do you mean remastered?

Same set but all the pieces resized to fit better? I got two newer sets six months ago and they do not fit well at all. I was a little surprised by that actually.
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Remastered Woodland Set?

Post by Gadi_d » Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:53 am

Please, DF, please make it happen!
Who's with me?

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