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Old 10-15-2016, 11:59 AM
sprogs sprogs is offline
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Thud !

As a lifetime Terry Pratchett fan I was wondering whether any of you had ever considered his book "Thud" which includes the game of the same name. I think the rules could maybe do with a little "bending" to make it more combative, but the openings for creativity are endless ! Even the playing board could, and should, be a work of art.
In fact, thinking about it his books are a goldmine for modellers.
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Old 10-15-2016, 12:18 PM
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Amazon has the classic Unseen University paoer model here
This is a great hobby for the retiree - interesting, time-consuming, rewarding - and about as inexpensive a hobby as you can find.
Shamelessly stolen from a post by rockpaperscissor
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Old 10-16-2016, 06:20 AM
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I'm sure there is/was a commercial version of Thud! I seem to remember a box in my local bookshop sometime.
"It's all in the reflexes."
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Old 10-16-2016, 07:35 AM
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Google gives a lot of hits. Including this: Thud | Discworld Emporium
There are also do it yourself hits, rules and so forth. Seems to be no lack of attention.

As for the University - prices have gotten out of hand since I bought mine three years ago for under 9 US dollars. I throughly enjoyed tearing up the book and building the model(s).
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