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MtG multiple "first time each turn" effects question

For the exact effect you want, you can word the emblem as follows: At the beginning of each upkeep, if this emblem has no Quickening counter on it, put a Quickening counter on it. As long as this ...
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MtG multiple "first time each turn" effects question

This is tricky, and may not be doable with the exact effect want. One issue is that if you look at the Oracle text of Erayo's Essence, it is a triggered ability: Whenever an opponent casts ...
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How to get pieces for my board game?

Gamecrafter allows you to buy all sorts of pieces for your game. If you use their pieces, you can even upload your game and have people buy it on demand.
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Poker Chip Alternative

Most games of checkers have cool designs and stack and are pretty durable. They're obviously not poker chips. They generally only come in red or black, but I've spray painted them different colors to ...
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Poker Chip Alternative

Tiddlywinks. You can buy small plastic discs from most toyshops.
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How to get pieces for my board game?

If you want custom game pieces, you could have them 3D printed at Shapeways -- they do great work. As folks have already mentioned, game stores (I'll throw in a link to TheWarStore) often have ...
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How to get pieces for my board game?

MeepleSource has all kinds of game accessories, including custom meeples. I would definitely check them out.
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Game pieces smaller than a bingo chip

Two types of wooden markers you might be interested in: 15mm disks (for example, these on MeepleSource) Wooden cubes, which frequently come in 8mm, 10mm or 12mm (for example, these on MeepleSource) ...
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MtG multiple "first time each turn" effects question

I don't know of an example to use for precedent, but I think this would work: You get an emblem with "You can cast spells as though they have flash as long as you have cast fewer spells this turn ...
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What types of printers or printing techniques are used to produce commercial cardboard pieces?

As someone who really likes boardgames and has a career in the graphical industry I can tell you from experience that flatbed UV-printers (Industrial Epsons, Rolands an Arizona's) and CNC table ...
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Where to buy or how to cut blank hexes for own game prototype?

FYI: It isn't going to look as pretty as real hex tiles but if you are just prototyping a game then you can functionally simulate Hexes tiles with Square tiles since six squares can fit around each ...
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Are there additional (custom ?) tracks for Formula One?

I’m a huge french fan of this extraordinary game. You can find several interesting tracks on the Lucidphoenix site: http://lucidphoenix.com/sc/tracks/ The owner of the site is Douglas Schultz, who ...
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Who might create the game pieces?

A 3D printing service would be an ideal solution. I have no experience with any of the online services available, but as an example Shapeways seems to offer the option to print in a variety of ...
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Who might create the game pieces?

A gold smith/jeweler could do your thing from metal and look elegant, but it might be quite expensive.
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40k 8th Edition Unit Customization

Has 40k lost a lot of its customization and character options? Yes and no. In Matched play your options are much more limited, but in Open, and to a lesser extent Narrative play whatever your ...
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Poker Chip Alternative

Some Connect-Four chips are pretty much the same as poker chips, they even stick together in a cool way; that's the case for the ones made by MB.
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Are there additional (custom ?) tracks for Formula One?

If you go to BGG they have some print and play files. https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/1535/formula-1/files Also, Nice pick up!
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MtG multiple "first time each turn" effects question

I think you could make this work by having an emblem that gets a depletion counter at the beginning of each turn if they do not already have one. Then you would word the emblem something like Decree ...
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Proposing editions of a game

You may struggle to get a publisher to look at a submission idea for an established game. This is what Hans Im Gluck say about Carcassonne expansion submissions. We are also interested in ideas for ...
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MtG multiple "first time each turn" effects question

It's a little awkward, but it almost1 does what you want: You get an emblem with "If you would cast a spell without flash, instead cast that spell, it gains flash, and this emblem loses all ...
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Which 40k codex would I use?

If you're playing casually, you do whatever you feel like so long as your opponent is happy with it. If you're playing competitively and want to use the Ork rules, you need to stick to the normal ...
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How can I hold pieces in place between turns?

Use an acrylic or polycarbonate overlay designed to fit over the game board, with fitted slots that the individual pieces fit in. One example is an official expansion for Azul called "Crystal Mosaic."...
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Who might create the game pieces?

If the pieces have an axis of rotational symmetry then I would turn them on the lathe, (or you could search for a local machinist). If not then you could cast them. If you make originals out of wax ...
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Are home-made cardstock cards durable?

It is pretty common in other CCGs to play proxy cards. This is typically made up of a common card from the game being played, in a sleeve with a printed copy of the desired card, cut from plain paper ...
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How to get pieces for my board game?

You can buy huge lots of various game pieces on e-bay.
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