[messages] [Module Design] Placing counters on a card and keeping them in place

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Sun Jun 28 00:05:38 CEST 2015

Thus spake Doofie:
> This is a bit of a tough one.  Help!
> Imagine a card with some boxes marked on it.  You then have some
> counters to place on the card within the boxes on the card.  When the
> card moves location/zone, the counters remain in place.  When a player
> needs to, they can remove the counters from the card to place on the
> board.
> Is this even possible in Vassal?  I know you can stack items but the
> counters go into the bottom left of the card.  While it "sort-of" works,
> it's not the elegant solution I'm hoping to provide.

It doesn't help you right now, but VASSAL 4 will do what you want by

I don't have a suggestion for how to handle it in 3.2.

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