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watch
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Chain
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Yay! Looks nice. Plus works nicely on a phone now. Don't have to keep zooming in and moving the viewport 😃
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Never
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stream
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Infrastructure
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Poison
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Public
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thoroughfare
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Thanks! Yea let me know I can share the current client page for you to have a look at.

Decided to change the map to use an image because the previous method of using table borders was a little limiting because you could not do any diagonals or circular rooms. I might try and support both flavours for those that are not able to create battle map images maybe.... not sure.

Need to do a little more work to accommodate multiple users in terms of using the admin and having your own maps, pages & logs and things. Basically I need to add a login page!
When I do that I'll probably create a couple of campaign templates - so you can get some assets from the outset. In particular the one I'm doing now: A common starter mini-campaign for mothership called another bug hunt... Since I've basically already created most of the things someone would want for it!
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The session went very well and the "wrist data pad" prop seemed to work nicely to telegraph info. The only issue I had was that I was running it at a local gaming store and I couldn't get the wifi to work, which was an issue because an internet connection is kind of crucial!
I ended up having to run the admin part on my phone and hotspot the tablet which created an interesting challenge. Luckily the admin page worked just about ok on a phone and my connection held up fine.

Quote from: Jubal on June 22, 2024, 08:25:22 PM
might it run on phones as well as tablets?

Yes! It now will run on most devices. I implemented this based on your suggestion, which meant after the game I could share the page link so people can go in and read info pages or the logs etc outside of the actual session if they want.
A requirement of the work was that the interface supports multiple clients - since you may have people checking a log or something on their phone during a session. So people can now be on their phones, as well as a central screen & the admin broadcasts to everything. Would probably work for remote players too! Although I feel like you might be better off with roll20 or similar at that point!
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Giant
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Missile
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Scattered
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Fool