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Changing the order of counters in a stack

PostPosted: September 12th, 2012, 4:13 pm
by 22sec
Is there a value that can be given to counters to move them up or down when stacked with other counters?

Example, I have three counters stacked together in the same hex, and I want the piece currently on top moved to the bottom.

Re: Changing the order of counters in a stack

PostPosted: September 12th, 2012, 7:14 pm
by barbanera
There is no simple way to modify the order at will, that I know of.

However, you can push any piece in a stack to the bottom with the DOWN command-key and to the top with the UP one. Anything more complicated.. you need trigger and global key commands to play with multiple UPs (and/or DOWNs), for example. Altgernatively, you play with Game Piece Layers (e.g. Bottom, Middle, Top) and dynamically assign the current layer to each piece.

Re: Changing the order of counters in a stack

PostPosted: September 18th, 2012, 3:41 am
by tar
On Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 9:13 AM, 22sec wrote:

> Is there a value that can be given to counters to move them up or down
> when stacked with other counters?
>

If you always want the counters in a particular order when stacked, then
you could look at Game Piece Layers.


> Example, I have three counters stacked together in the same hex, and I
> want the piece currently on top moved to the bottom.
>

But I'm not sure if that is what you want based on the example.
For that, the commands barbanera describes may be more appropriate.