Setting

ATH Design Tips

Below are collected a few suggestions, tips and pieces of sage advice that will hopefully evolve over time (with the benefit of each successive setter's experiences) into a comprehensive encyclopedia of Armchair setting wisdom. Where as the other pages in this section concentrate on practical elements of Hunt setting (Hunt Production Tools, Publicity, Marking Entries, Website Maintenance), the tips below are targeted at the process of actual Armchair Treasure Hunt design.

1. Collecting Ideas

2. Solvability

3. Giving the Game Away

4. Test the Hunt

5. Hunt Content

6. Burial Site

7. Go-Live