Oh Glorious Days for Dice (and Towers)!

Just received the tracking number for the PolyHero dice I signed up for in Kickstarter over a year ago.   Originally due in May, then August, finally late November / early December, they are finally complete and shipping.   The final wait begins!  Note to PolyHero- NEVER use Chinese manufacturers, or you get year delays.

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More dice..there are never enough!

More dice for my collection.  They reopened the kickstarter due to popular demand, so I snagged myself the Blue Elder Sign set. 

Elder Dice Kickstarter

Thinking of seeing if it will let me add the red Cthulhu set in pledge manager. 🙂   Not sure on the ETA of these.

Also, ordered the Brimstone with Sulfur set of these dice.  ETA on these is June.

PolyHero – Wizard Set Kickstarter

Do dice towers help with randomization?

For my own part, I have always felt Dice towers helped with randomization.  At a bare minimum they prevented player manipulation (I knew a few folks in college that rolled really well, above average in fact, until the introduction of a dice tower) and I suspected the abrupt stop of the dice prevented them from rolling till they found their center of gravity…which if they were off-balance… would lead to skewed rolls.

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