I suppose it's to cater to the "we prefer casino dice" crowd. Not my preference though. IMO gem dice are just shiny things for 'non-gaming +1s' to coo over.What think you to Q-Workshop's "dice as sculptural art" range? (*ducks*)
Oh, get your casino dice here then--they are pretty:Midwest Gaming SupplyFYI, I have no affiliation!
Dice that are hard to read are pretty much useless time-wasters; the fact that gamescience makes them is akin to Nasa operating a rickshaw service...
Exactly. It's like buying bedazzled forks to eat your egg drop soup with. I mean, you could. But why, man? Why?
Well, for me it was a misplaced sense of "these will go nicely with d20% ones I bought back in the day...", but yeah, they are near impossible to read.What are your feelings on translucent dice?Or are you a 'strictly opaque' gamer?
I like ugly opaque dice with big numbers. It's less an aesthetic thing and more of an eyestrain issue.