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TCM's Cargo Bay Ball Boardgame - Coming Soon!
Thursday, January 8, 2009

Okay, so I've been out of the world a while, but that hasn't diminished my love for two things: Firefly and gaming! So here's a sneak peek at the playtest version of what I've been working on while I've been gone. Cargo Bay Ball is a multiplayer strategy action game, based off the episode Bushwhacked where the crew is playing a homemade basketball-esque game, in the cargo bay of your favorite Firefly class transport. One of my favorite features of this game is the random aspect of both a loose ball, and a goal that hangs freely and thus rotates during gameplay. This is, aside from subject material, an original game of my design, and unlike anything I've ever played (and hopefully the same for you!) Once you've got the rules down, which doesn't take long, you can play a 3-on-3 game in under 45 minutes, as the game is always "in motion".


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Thursday, January 8, 2009 11:33 PM

AMDOBELL


Wow, that looks neat TCM! Keep up the good work, shiny. Ali D :~)
You can't take the sky from me

Friday, January 9, 2009 7:16 AM

MICJWELCH


Very nice. I look forward to this.

Sunday, January 11, 2009 4:57 AM

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In the meantime, if you aren't familiar with my other projects you can download them from here:

http://www.fireflyfans.net/mthread.aspx?bid=13&t=36208

And you'll see a link appear within the week for Cargo Bay Ball...so stay tuned!

Tuesday, January 20, 2009 2:23 PM

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quick update:

exposed a flaw in game mechanics during playtesting this week to finalize rules, so there's gonna be a little delay as I fix things.

But I promise, this project is almost done!

Monday, February 9, 2009 8:20 PM

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It case you missed the post...

Cargo Bay Ball is now available for free!

Download it here:
http://www.savefile.com/files/1987484


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