Category Archives: DreadBall – The Futuristic Sports Game

DB Team Test – Where We Got To

First up, a big thank you to everyone who took part in testing these DB teams. I’ve really enjoyed the comments and feedback from your games. While I’ve not replied to every comment individually, I have read them all. I … Continue reading

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Any Final Thoughts?

I decided to keep myself out of the discussion today, to let you guys come up with comments unsteered by me. Just to see what happened. The result has been rather fewer comments than I’d expected, but some goodies. Thank … Continue reading

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Ada Lorana v3

I’ve tried a large number of slight variations on this theme, and I’ve ended up being quite brutal. Ada-Lorana v3 The cost per player has gone up slightly, but the biggest difference is that solid Phasers are just like other … Continue reading

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Hacking v2

While I’m updating stuff… I’ve removed Reputation as nobody seems to like it apart from me and Seb. Hacking is largely as it was, with the exception of a cost hike (as it no longer has a Reputation cost). Hacking v2

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Mechanites v2

Here’s the really challenging one to sort out. Mechanites v2 I’ve increased many of the points costs, and shuffled around a few of the abilities. That makes the nasty combos much more expensive. However, that’s probably not enough. To balance out … Continue reading

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Mutants v2

One of the more problematical and powerful teams. As with the other teams, there have been lots of useful and interesting comments – thank you all. The following incorporates that feedback. Edit: updated to v3 to clarify that doubled cost … Continue reading

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Crystallans v2

EarthDragon thought these were fine, while most others thought them a bit weak. I take ED’s point, and I agree that a thinky and skilled player will be able to do well with them as they stand. However, I think … Continue reading

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