[messages] [Module Design] Re-Ordering Top Cards of a Deck

orionsbell joc at orionsbell.com
Wed Jul 9 09:35:20 CEST 2014

"grouchysmurf" wrote:
> A quick draft:
> 1. Draw Pile set to Shuffle = Never. Enable users to draw multiple
> cards from the Draw Pile.
> 2. Create private hands for each player -- this ensures nobody can
> peep cards the other player draws from the deck.
> 3. Give each card a Return To Deck (to Draw Pile) trait and assign it
> to, say, Ctrl-R key.
> 4. Players would draw cards from the Draw Pile to their private window
> and through Ctrl-R action send them back to the Draw Pile in the order
> as they wish.
> This can also be automatized, to some extent but I am not sure whethe
> it's worth the effort (you would need to assign to a card, by playing
> of which 5 cards are drawn, an action which would automatically send
> cards from the top of the pile to the private window; you would need
> to find a way to determine a window to which cards are sent).

No. The payers' hands can already be crowded and I didn't want to just
add the cards to those windows and then drag them back. They already
have a Return to Deck for discarding them.

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