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by sphenodont
19 Feb 2018, 12:59:58
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day N+2: No escape from reality
Replies: 12
Views: 41

Re: Day N+2: No escape from reality

If we've got any more vigs, maybe they could be adventurous and try vigging SHODAN?

(Probably a bad idea. Forget I said anything.)
by sphenodont
16 Feb 2018, 09:59:24
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day N: Is this the real world?
Replies: 24
Views: 137

Re: Day N: Is this the real world?

#Vote for: rekard
, for a change of pace.
by sphenodont
14 Feb 2018, 14:29:21
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 366

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

... good grief.

Guess I need to make a new vote?

#Vote for: Ryvvn
by sphenodont
14 Feb 2018, 09:39:46
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 366

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

dfer's more the type to grab the PM power. I think.

#Vote for: RaveBomb
is the likeliest to claim wolf.
by sphenodont
09 Feb 2018, 14:05:41
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 3: British Virgin Islands
Replies: 16
Views: 144

Re: Day 3: British Virgin Islands

Yeah, let's all overlook DOM's reliance on metagaming and the weakest of claims that Admetus was making a clear (even that soft) for RaveBomb. I could say the same thing and claim that I would necessarily clear myself and then put it on DOM and Visi. (Except I wouldn't buy RaveBomb as cleared.) Hell...
by sphenodont
09 Feb 2018, 08:17:52
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 3: British Virgin Islands
Replies: 16
Views: 144

Re: Day 3: British Virgin Islands

Sphenodont’s first two posts on day 1 are odd. Responded twice to the same post, but with a couple other posts in between that added nothing new (except my second wagon to pick from). Why not just get it all out in a single post instead of waiting for someone else. Looks fishy. Nothing fishy. DOM r...
by sphenodont
08 Feb 2018, 11:56:18
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 2: Sea Day
Replies: 13
Views: 129

Re: Day 2: Sea Day

I'll
#Vote for: RaveBomb
, because I think putting a third vote out there would have been more useful than pushing a fourth up to two votes (and he knows it).
by sphenodont
07 Feb 2018, 11:17:07
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 1: Nassau
Replies: 26
Views: 204

Re: Day 1: Nassau

rekard as the last non-singleton to add a singleton vote. The Ryvvn<>dfer votes make me itch a bit as well. Consolidate a bit, folks. I agree that the Ryvvn / dfer thing looks a bit odd. I also want to point out that calling out this oddity and then voting on someone else for a completely handwavy ...
by sphenodont
07 Feb 2018, 07:50:21
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 1: Nassau
Replies: 26
Views: 204

Re: Day 1: Nassau

B) Anyone else note the wording on the role PMS? While you are a member of the crew, for parity purposes, you count as a Passenger. That could be taken two ways: Although you are a member of the crew, you're not really a wolf; As long as you remain a member of the crew, you're not really a wolf. In...
by sphenodont
02 Feb 2018, 10:43:13
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG - Omega Cruises
Replies: 15
Views: 194

Re: TWG - Omega Cruises

In.
by sphenodont
22 Dec 2017, 11:18:43
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game CXX - Reindeer Games
Replies: 9
Views: 217

Re: Game CXX - Reindeer Games

We'll probably start next week. Not a good idea to try to start going into a long weekend.
by sphenodont
18 Dec 2017, 07:02:44
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game CXX - Reindeer Games
Replies: 9
Views: 217

Game CXX - Reindeer Games

Short and sweet: It's the end of the year so we're going with a simple vanilla game, with a vague Christmas/Murder Themed game. Let's see if we can get started by Wednesday night?

Depending on number of players, we'll have a GA, a Vigilante, and a Seer.
by sphenodont
11 Oct 2017, 06:45:57
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: GAME CXIX:Fantastic Voyage(r) Signup Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 838

Re: Fantastic Voyage(r)

IN.
by sphenodont
27 Sep 2017, 14:22:59
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVIII - The Strain
Replies: 20
Views: 495

Re: TWG CXVIII - The Strain

I'm in.
by sphenodont
31 Aug 2017, 10:43:34
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

That's been a problem all game. :(

Rave and MEM you have GM privs now.
by sphenodont
31 Aug 2017, 10:41:23
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols
Replies: 27
Views: 528

Re: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols

I'm boarding a 14 hour flight now, so I'll check back in to see if anyone is still alive.

Ravebomb or MEM can handle any dead reveals needed while out.
by sphenodont
31 Aug 2017, 10:40:13
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols
Replies: 27
Views: 528

Re: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols

Jrsthethird - dead human
by sphenodont
31 Aug 2017, 02:32:12
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols
Replies: 27
Views: 528

Re: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols

Yes. That is a permanent change.
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 20:21:46
Forum: Omega's Broken-down VW Microbus
Topic: Night 4: The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Night 4: The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round

7-zark-7 was mighty tasty.

The lack of a proper lynch could work to your benefit, or it could catch you out.

Make the best of it.

(And try not to think too hard about what happened to night three. Better that way.)
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 20:20:30
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

Welcome Simple_Simon and 7-zark-7.
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 20:20:08
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols
Replies: 27
Views: 528

Day 4: D is for Dueling Pistols

Iron Clad Burrito smiled as his faceless minions dragged Simple_Simon's body over to the compost heap behind the farmstand. "It's a good start, but I think you can do better, don't you?" He looked over the refreshed and renewed crowd and gave them a nod. As he was turning to head back into...
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 12:31:03
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

No worries.

Anyone want to step in for assistant GM duties between noon tomorrow and noon Saturday-ish? I'll be on a plane for 16+ hours, so I won't be able ot respond when rekard shoots Ryvvn in the face.
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 09:49:13
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 3: C is for Change
Replies: 14
Views: 212

Re: Day 3: C is for Change

ICB cackled as the villagers took his command to heart.

BANG BANG!!

Simple_Simon never knew what (or who) hit him, as Jrsthethird and The Fairy Catmother ganged up on him. Maybe he'd find peace in the next life?

Simple_Simon - vigged - human villager person thing.
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 09:33:24
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

Jrsthethird wrote:Forgot to close the thread?


:facepalm:
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 06:53:01
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 3: C is for Change
Replies: 14
Views: 212

Re: Day 3: C is for Change

Format change Okay, since several people have now contacted me and said they will have to drop out before too long and I myself have a trip next week, let's try this: Everyone gets a vig shot each day. You will die if you are shot twice in one day. Sleep will regenerate you. Exception: The Original...
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 06:49:18
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 3: C is for Change
Replies: 14
Views: 212

Day 3: C is for Change

So, nothing really happened, because everyone was far too lax and zoned out to come to a concensus. Most everyone decided it was all RaveBomb's fault, and to be fair, it probably was. No one was really expecting an honest-to-goodness tank to drive straight into the middle of town (over several house...
by sphenodont
30 Aug 2017, 06:43:29
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

And then there was a great rumbling, as if the earth itself was moving.

Because it was.

Day is over.
by sphenodont
28 Aug 2017, 19:32:20
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

I think instead of a direct skip mechanic, it should be that the voting opens to the next potential voter as well, and only if that next person votes first is the original voter skipped; like, Simon should be able to vote now since he checked in before Meta4... although, he probably should have jus...
by sphenodont
28 Aug 2017, 13:06:18
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

The GM says this:


Skip notification.


Simple_simon is skipped.
Meta4 has the next vote.
by sphenodont
28 Aug 2017, 06:45:59
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

So, I realize this is a different format for the game, but I don't know how much to prod people that if they want to analyze things they need to be willing to speak up too.
by sphenodont
28 Aug 2017, 06:45:18
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

Yeah, unfortunately, Meta4 decided he just had to kill your first, one way or the other.
by sphenodont
28 Aug 2017, 06:34:33
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

This is a bit more cumbersome way of voting. It's like more attention to vote tracking is needed. In a game like this, it seems to be like who would look the most human than direct suspicion as a wolf. So we should look at those who try too hard to look human. What more there is to say? At this mom...
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 13:58:38
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Re: Day 2: B is for Beatniks

The Fairy Catmother has the first vote today.

Please talk through your options and try to convince your fellow villagers why you deserve to live. (WIth the seer gone, your job just got a lot harder.)
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 13:57:18
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 2: B is for Beatniks
Replies: 42
Views: 471

Day 2: B is for Beatniks

The day was a confusing mess, which was only complicated by the over-consumption of pot and moonshine. People knew they had to vote, but they kept getting distracted, and even when they came out to the market to kibbutz, they weren't sure of the procedures. Only understandable: how often do you have...
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 13:52:15
Forum: Omega's Broken-down VW Microbus
Topic: Night 2: Under My Wheels
Replies: 5
Views: 93

Night 2: Under My Wheels

First night seer maul?

That's pretty impressive. What next?
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 13:51:05
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

Welcome to the dead, Aldax and RaveBomb. Sorry it didn't work out.
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 13:48:44
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Day is over. Let me wrap things up.
by sphenodont
25 Aug 2017, 07:54:27
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Here are rulings and requests. This is a situation I hadn't forseen, which in retrospect, I really should have. In the event that someone has to vote and they are among the last two unvoted players, they have a choice: They can vote themselves innocent, vote the other player innocent, or request a ...
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 21:00:30
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

It's an ugly situation. The set-up doesn't allow for a self-vote, but I can't imagine forcing someone to effectively suicide.

I'll sleep on it and make a call in the morning.
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 14:38:22
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Meta4, do you want to let your proxy stand, or vote for someone else?
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 13:37:36
Forum: The Compost Heap
Topic: The Dead Thread
Replies: 20
Views: 381

Re: The Dead Thread

Okay, the wolf confusion has gotten sorted out, and luckily for the humans, they aren't going to lose their seer on the first day.

.. yet.
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 10:33:15
Forum: Omega's Broken-down VW Microbus
Topic: Night 1: Wheeling and Dealing
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: Night 1: Wheeling and Dealing

Last person override is fine, if you guys agree.

I'd also recommend setting up conditionals for your mauls, just in case it comes down to a last-minute vote.
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 10:32:15
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Still thinking about strategy and such, and what kind of analytic data to pull. Normally, we look at wagons and timing and things like that, but I'm honestly struggling to figure out what the wolf tells in this version would be. Consistently voting for the same person to reduce your footprint, mayb...
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 10:30:45
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

bold = declared innocent italic = already voted Turn Order Ryvvn 7-zark-7 DastardlyOldMan Jrsthethird rekard Simple_Simon Aldax RaveBomb The Fairy Catmother Admetus Meta4 Vote History Ryvvn -> Simple_Simon Simple_Simon -> rekard rekard -> DastardlyOldMan DastardlyOldMan -> 7-zark-7 7-zark-7 -> The ...
by sphenodont
24 Aug 2017, 10:28:31
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Sorry folks, got stuck in meetings all morning. I wanted to resolve this first thing, but didn't have a chance. I'd like some input on how to handle skips. I don't want to force skips (or skip at all really), but I want to keep things moving. It had been ten hours or so without any work from 7z7, so...
by sphenodont
23 Aug 2017, 18:53:06
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

The GM says this:


I'll treat Meta4's vote as a proxy.

Zark is skipped. Vote goes to Jrsthethird.
by sphenodont
23 Aug 2017, 07:39:47
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Stealing the format from Jrsthethird, because it works pretty well. I'll switch to italics for voted, and bold for safe, though. Turn Order Ryvvn 7-zark-7 DastardlyOldMan Jrsthethird rekard Simple_Simon Aldax RaveBomb The Fairy Catmother Admetus Meta4 Vote History Ryvvn -> Simple_Simon Simple_Simon ...
by sphenodont
22 Aug 2017, 19:59:10
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

Miscounted the hours. You're good, rekard.

Also, I think I won't skip people unless another player specifically calls time on the current one. I just want to make sure the game keeps moving, without putting a hard deadline on each day.
by sphenodont
22 Aug 2017, 19:21:01
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

rekard is skipped.
Aldax now has the vote.
by sphenodont
22 Aug 2017, 16:50:30
Forum: The Village Market
Topic: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment
Replies: 66
Views: 878

Re: Day 1: A is for Anti-Establishment

The GM says this:


Contingency votes can be made publicly or via PM.

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