Re: [FT] Battlefield set up
From: "Laserlight" <laserlight@q...>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2003 00:59:00 -0400
Subject: Re: [FT] Battlefield set up
> >The other way you could do this is to have a "grand tactical" game
> >each GT turn = 2-3 FT turns and each hexagon/inch = 6-12 mu. You'd
> >Sensor and ECM activity at this scale so you don't have to mess
with it at
> >FT scale. That way you could maneuver your forces to come on the
> >the set up that you want.
Michael L said:
> This could be done in FTJava by fiddling with the 'ground' and time
> scales. You'd have to go back to normal before fleets come into
> but that shouldn't be an insurmountable problem.
Yes, although I was thinking primarily of those poor benighted souls
who don't have FTJava and are forced to fight it out face-to-face.
One good thing about this idea is it lets you run sensors by squadron,
not by each individual ship, which should make it a lot more playable.