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RE: cm scale

From: "Haun, Gilles, SSG" <haung@E...>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 1997 12:44:05 -0500
Subject: RE: cm scale


You must have an awfully large playing area!  ;-)

> Murphy's Laws of Combat #63
>"If you steal information from a writer it's called plagurism;  If you
>steal it from the enemy, it's called intelligence gathering"

>From:	Mikko Kurki-Suonio[]
>Sent:	Monday, November 24, 1997 3:30 AM
>Subject:	RE: cm scale
>On Fri, 21 Nov 1997, Samuel Penn wrote:
>> Why? Play with a fixed war zone, and rule that ships that
>> leave the play area never come back. Practicality then limits
>> the speed of ships, since if you travel too fast, you're out
>> of the battle.
>> This way, you don't need artificial limits (or PSB).
>Space is, by definition, limitless. By requiring ships to stay on the 
>board you are imposing an artificial limit, which IMHO is even more 
>ridiculous than speed caps.
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