DungeonQuest Revised Edition - Foam-Core Insert
last updated May 1st, 2016 — created May 1st, 2016
For each insert we create, we have a few standard design goals:
- Reduce setup time as much as possible
- Have separate component trays for "setup components" and "gameplay components"
- Allow for vertical box storage without components crushing each other
- Fit sleeved cards
This insert is one of the first that we did with multiple trays. It has card drawers for each mini-deck as well as small trays for all tokens. It turned out quite nice! The dungeon tile stack fits into a neat drawing bin to minimize setup time. This is also the first design where we decided to keep a portion of the original FFG cardboard insert's artwork. We utilize it on a large foam-core separator that the game rules are placed over. This insert was actually originally created for the non-revised edition and required very little modification to be moved into the new box and house the new components.
How To Build Foam-Core Inserts
We learned how to make foam-core inserts primarily by watching the videos from The Esoteric Order of Gamers. He has created these wonderful tutorials that will help you get started. We have tried a few methods and prefer his practices over any other. Pro tip: Although it is tempting to skip gluing when building inserts to save time, we really REALLY recommend that you don't. We have built a couple inserts using only dress pins to hold them together and they don't last very long.
DungeonQuest Revised Edition
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