A Solo Deck?

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Would you like to see an expansion deck of cards that are focused on solo play?

Yes a full deck of 60 cards like other expansion decks
6
75%
Yes a mini deck like the Gazelle (11 cards) on DriveThruCards
2
25%
No, I don't play solo.
0
No votes
No, not needed solo play is good as is.
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 8

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A Solo Deck?

Post by Cpt Ric » Fri Jul 31, 2020 12:47 pm

I'm actually curious about the community's feel about a Solo Deck. I'd like to see one since I nearly always play solo when I play Traveller (and really any game these days). So not just a simple Yes or no on this poll.

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Re: A Solo Deck?

Post by chrisemsd » Mon Aug 03, 2020 5:35 pm

If given the choice of a 60 card vs 11 card Solo Deck with both being available products, it is a 60 card Solo Deck all the way. However, the realistic and pragmatic me realizes that is a lot of work with likely a long lead time before it would be available so I would happily accept an 11 card Solo Deck as an interim product while development and production of the 60 card deck took place.

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Re: A Solo Deck?

Post by Cpt Ric » Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:48 am

Ideally a mini-deck would likely be 12 cards really. 4 cards with 3 copies each, if there were some Adventure cards there would be 2 each of those. The 11 is because these mini-decks included a :ship . Maybe the solo deck would have a :ship but I'm not looking for that personally. I'd just like to see mostly some Captain Deck cards more solo oriented as I talked about in another thread.

The full 60 card deck I think some specialized adventure cards for solo play could be cool. I'm thinking more they would be cards with contracts that must be fulfilled when they come up. Think a rescue mission kind of thing. The expansion deck could have several, about six (2 copies each), but likely only put a couple in the adventure draw deck for play. That gives the caption deck having 48 cards, which would be 16 unique cards at 3 copies each. So really only talking about coming up with 22 unique cards, 6 Adventure and 16 Captain.

In the tread "Solo Card Ideas - Comments please!" I list out some ideas I have for Captain cards for a deck like this, and "General Discussion on Solo Play" both I and korric talk about ideas for Solo Adventure cards.

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