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I'm building trees for my shop so we have dense terrain, and I need a base to put the trees on.

What's the ideal size of dense terrain? I was thinking about using a knight's base: 100x160mm
   
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I think thats a good size if the trees are dense and unpassable (ie a wall, not meant to have models in it). If it was terrain designed to have models move through it I would venture to say it should be at least twice that size so you can spread it out enough to make it appear thicker and block LOS while allowing movement.

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as long and narrow as possible. Dense cover should be built like a wall. models dont need to be in or near the cover to claim dense, so dense should be built as big and board-covering as it can be to maximise the effect you get for the work you do.

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