[messages] [Feature Requests] New feature for AH Flat Top module requested

Thomas Russ tar at isi.edu
Fri Oct 29 12:14:31 MST 2010

On Oct 29, 2010, at 12:02 PM, cjcrock wrote:

> Hello all. I am game mastering a PBEM Flat Top game and I have to  
> wonder why a Game
> Master option was never added to this excellent module. As the GM my
> only real choice when I receive the turn files is to open them as an
> observer, but that doesn't allow me to see any of the hidden cards  
> like
> the air and ship formations. It doesn't allow me to select, move and
> delete the players' units to reflect combat occurrences. We have  
> started
> to work through this by the players sending a lot of descriptive  
> text or
> a jpeg of the cards with their turns but it would just make sense that
> there be a GM mode like the Pacific War module where I could have  
> access
> to everything I need to see. What do you think?

I think something along those lines would be great.

I also recall seeing a Blind Flat top module at some point.  You might  
want to look into that, even though it is only listed as version 0.1

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