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by stdio
12 Aug 2018, 20:52:38
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG Elementals II
Replies: 23
Views: 355

Re: TWG Elementals II

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by stdio
12 Aug 2018, 19:43:17
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

7-zark-7 wrote:I’d feel like I was cheating on you guys if I started hanging out over there without at least discussing it first.

So, oh den of wolves. How irresponsible should Zark be?

More in a bit?

7z7


Get a Cayenne, then no one can have fun
by stdio
25 Jul 2018, 15:51:49
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 6: sphenodont & Ryvvn
Replies: 19
Views: 274

Re: Day 6: sphenodont & Ryvvn

#Vote for: 7-zark-7


because I was given a reason to go somewhere else
by stdio
24 Jul 2018, 20:41:03
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 6: sphenodont & Ryvvn
Replies: 19
Views: 274

Re: Day 6: sphenodont & Ryvvn

I'm going to stick with RETRACTED ICB unless someone comes up with a reason to go elsewhere.
by stdio
24 Jul 2018, 15:56:46
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 5: dferrantino
Replies: 22
Views: 274

Re: Day 5: dferrantino

ICB I'm in the middle of a crunch deadline before a significant release, so I don't really have a lot of reasoning besides ICB feeling "off" to me. Being second on the wagon for me seems suspicious at the time because I'd have been a terrible vampire recruit. I'm inevitably going to be ly...
by stdio
22 Jul 2018, 13:41:50
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 4: Visigoth
Replies: 19
Views: 249

Re: Day 4: Visigoth

#Vote for: dferrantino
by stdio
20 Jul 2018, 18:24:07
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 4: Visigoth
Replies: 19
Views: 249

Re: Day 4: Visigoth

Omega wrote:Stdio has returned. The ship he was on carried all the libations and provisions you need.

It may have carried something else.


I might as well vote for myself! That's ok, we'll just see how it plays out
by stdio
20 Jul 2018, 15:37:54
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 4: Visigoth
Replies: 19
Views: 249

Re: Day 4: Visigoth

sorry for dropping off the face of the earth, a work thing came up that involved me driving out and spending two days at a location way the hell off the beaten track that only has microwave comms and like zero cell signal and me getting on the internet with a work machine would have been ... ummm .....
by stdio
15 Jul 2018, 19:21:32
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 383

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

As an INTJ with a certified IQ of 180, I of course, immediately recognized the highly irregular voting patterns we've seen today. My little feint this morning certainly has produced some interesting results, hasn't it?

#Vote for: aldax


*tips fedora while simultaneously sheathing katana* You're welcome, visi
by stdio
15 Jul 2018, 11:54:03
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 383

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Keep going back and forth on if the vampires got lucky and converted stdio getting them that vig shot or if it was as he stated in his post. If they did get lucky then was his shot done to try and save the senior vampire or just random. Of course then I wonder about if they hadn't converted them to...
by stdio
13 Jul 2018, 15:45:02
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 383

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

In a tragic bit of irony while wearing one of Aldax’s slightly oversized fedoras, stdio struck DastardlyOldMan. While most people would ordinarily try and hide or otherwise cover up the tragic accident, stdio called attention to himself, constantly reminding the townsfolk that while they were eatin...
by stdio
11 Jul 2018, 16:45:59
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 1: Mortus
Replies: 29
Views: 353

Re: Day 1: Mortus

Boy, that escalated quickly. Starting tomorrow, I might be a vampire. So, this was the only day I could prove I was actually human, and this was the only day I could assume that I wouldn't deliberately target a human. Plus, I'm annoyed everyone is talking about Rave's terrible vig shot. They should...
by stdio
11 Jul 2018, 16:07:38
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 1: Mortus
Replies: 29
Views: 353

Re: Day 1: Mortus

if I'm reading things correctly. You're mistaken, it's like this: ICB - 2 - Ryvvn, Admetus RaveBomb - 2 - JRS3, dfer JRS3 - 2 - RaveBomb, JRS3 Ryvvn - 2 - ICB, sphenodont ... but it's not your fault, how could you have known that I would VIG SHOT DOM ? ----------------------------- This has achieve...
by stdio
08 Jul 2018, 16:52:27
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II
Replies: 22
Views: 393

Re: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II

Yay. Welcome back.


Thanks!

More in a bit?


Umm ... you know, what? Yeah, more in a bit.
by stdio
08 Jul 2018, 16:39:15
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II
Replies: 22
Views: 393

Re: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II

I've been gone for a long time, but I saw an email today saying I should come IN from the cold
by stdio
27 Jul 2017, 18:48:54
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I was doing lots of googling on how to get to New Zealand - thinking cruises through Hawaii and Tahiti and the like, and I stumbled upon some discussion about freighter transport. Since the whole point is to experience new things (and to take my sweet time about it), I thought that yeah - this woul...
by stdio
17 Jul 2017, 10:44:27
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist
Replies: 25
Views: 1449

Re: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist

In
by stdio
03 Jul 2017, 10:21:45
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

... and I'm back Busy summer here - had my 20 year college reunion last weekend, a stage show with the dance studio yesterday, volleyball twice a week, etc. The big news is probably that come end-of-summer, I'm buggering out of the job and going off to wander around the world a bit. Sold my house, h...
by stdio
07 Jun 2017, 18:46:39
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCIV - The Wolfing Dead
Replies: 31
Views: 1656

Re: TWG XCIV - The Wolfing Dead

necklessone wrote:Also, Day 0 should be visible but not accessible. I want users to be able to see the game even when not logged into their masks.


Could you also make the wolf board public r/o? I think that'd be very helpful.
by stdio
31 May 2017, 18:55:30
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 6
Replies: 13
Views: 931

Re: Day 6

thanks for running the game!
by stdio
31 May 2017, 18:54:52
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCIV - The Wolfing Dead
Replies: 31
Views: 1656

Re: TWG XCIV - The Wolfing Dead

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by stdio
25 May 2017, 18:53:37
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 4
Replies: 23
Views: 950

Re: Day 4

#Vote for: Dfer


You two realize how suspicious this looks, right? Especially gungir's bit about "not sold on him" and then voting?
by stdio
25 May 2017, 16:36:52
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 4
Replies: 23
Views: 950

Re: Day 4

RETRACTED was;

the fairy catmother
by stdio
24 May 2017, 14:36:01
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 3
Replies: 21
Views: 983

Re: Day 3

That's why I say we lynch necklessone, I think it'd be informative
by stdio
24 May 2017, 14:34:42
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

So the weirdest thing happened to me this morning. I got a virus mailed me to .... not email, actual mail. Snail mail No joke, I'm serious! This morning I received an envelope addressed to me, and inside was a crappy sales brochure (with bad grammar and watermarked shutterstock images) for a consult...
by stdio
24 May 2017, 13:48:53
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 3
Replies: 21
Views: 983

Re: Day 3

#Vote for: Necklessone


Because I don't like him voting admetus over dfer while making a weird comment about spoiling ties

I'd actually like to lynch dfer, but there's not even 1 vote for him right now, so I'm voting for necklessone
by stdio
23 May 2017, 16:37:52
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 2
Replies: 27
Views: 1225

Re: Day 2

#Vote for: dferrantino
by stdio
22 May 2017, 13:36:06
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 1
Replies: 27
Views: 1045

Re: Day 1

necklessone wrote:Also, um...isn't blindsniper not playing?


well ... um .... that's embarrassing. Let's pretend that didn't happen and I'll go for
#Vote for: Mister E. Meat
by stdio
21 May 2017, 20:20:41
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 1
Replies: 27
Views: 1045

Re: Day 1

Blindsniper RETRACTED because invalid

made it to the last day of the previous game.

edit:

I AM AN IDIOT THAT CANNOT READ THE PLAYER LIST
by stdio
17 May 2017, 16:23:32
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux
Replies: 27
Views: 1256

Re: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux

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by stdio
07 May 2017, 13:35:48
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXII : One Punch Man
Replies: 30
Views: 1827

Re: TWG CXII : One Punch Man

Has this game started yet? I'd like IN if it hasn't.

edit:

nvn, just saw the dates
by stdio
10 Apr 2017, 18:37:57
Forum: The Excourticated
Topic: Card Stock - Dead Chat
Replies: 77
Views: 2803

Re: Card Stock - Dead Chat

thanks for running this game, sorry I wasn't really in it; I'm about to leave on a 2 week trip tomorrow and I've got a ton of things that I was trying to wrap up, but I still appreciate the time you put into this.
by stdio
09 Apr 2017, 19:16:06
Forum: The Court
Topic: Draw & Discard - Day 5
Replies: 40
Views: 1561

Re: Draw & Discard - Day 5

I'll pick
#Vote for: fcm


because I'm not sure about any of you, and I don't want to be the killing vote on zark
by stdio
06 Apr 2017, 17:32:27
Forum: The Court
Topic: Draw & Discard - Day 3
Replies: 29
Views: 1292

Re: Draw & Discard - Day 3

#Vote for: hellheart


because it seems a bit greedy for me to have the most lynch votes
by stdio
05 Apr 2017, 19:56:22
Forum: The Court
Topic: Draw & Discard - Day 2
Replies: 51
Views: 1902

Re: Draw & Discard - Day 2

so, what?! Are you saying your choice is in another castle or something!? YOU'RE JUST LIKE THE GODDAMN TOAD!!!! JUST TELL ME WHAT I NEED TO DO!!!

edit:


never mind, just saw you made a choice after all. Fuck you, you tease.
by stdio
05 Apr 2017, 19:26:00
Forum: The Court
Topic: Draw & Discard - Day 2
Replies: 51
Views: 1902

Re: Draw & Discard - Day 2

I'd suggest
#Vote for: admetus
, because he made it to the last day in the previous game
by stdio
04 Apr 2017, 17:28:39
Forum: The Court
Topic: Draw & Discard - Day 1
Replies: 20
Views: 928

Re: Draw & Discard - Day 1

sorry everyone, including you
#Vote for: zark
by stdio
27 Mar 2017, 12:35:11
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CX: Love Letter (signup)
Replies: 37
Views: 1768

Re: TWG CX: Love Letter (signup)

In
by stdio
24 Mar 2017, 16:03:37
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

For a long time we were getting data from our customers via ebcdic files with zone and packed decimals, and those were an enormous pain in the ass to deal with. If you so much as glanced at them wrong, they corrupted. This had the side effect of keeping our development stack extremely rigid, and alm...
by stdio
24 Mar 2017, 14:43:48
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I really really really hate js. We spent DAYS tracking down a bug that turned out to be due to js treating ... false == 'false' ... as false, which is just more evidence of how shitty duck typing in general and js in particular is. This wasn't even our problem! We provide an api and it&...
by stdio
21 Mar 2017, 19:15:45
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

she should be ready to go now
by stdio
21 Mar 2017, 19:12:11
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

I sent out an email to the "email optin group" so I'm not sure what happened there. Anyway, I've got 3 people that haven't picked up their role PM, so adding another player and randomly re-rolling that group lets me put her in the game while still having some secrecy
by stdio
21 Mar 2017, 10:29:48
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

I made the dayboard read only for people not playing but might want to follow along, let me know if you'd like to be added to the dead board
by stdio
21 Mar 2017, 09:18:37
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

roles are out, let me know if you didn't get one
by stdio
21 Mar 2017, 08:15:45
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

Sorry everyone for dropping off the face of the earth. So initially I had planned this game to have a bunch of exotic rules and roles, plus a 3rd party dead faction that’d be coming into the borderlands from another universe, kinda like the combine in half life. Unfortunately, we don’t have the numb...
by stdio
16 Mar 2017, 15:42:23
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

dferrantino wrote:The Sam apologizes.


Let's be honest, he's an iostream fan, isn't he? :shake:
by stdio
16 Mar 2017, 13:10:17
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

lol!

edit:


I don't really post to ars, so if you or whoever wants to make the post that's fine by me.
by stdio
16 Mar 2017, 12:44:20
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

It just occured to me I should make an ars post, so I created an account to do that. Now I just need to spam enough posts to use the PM system ...
by stdio
13 Mar 2017, 19:51:54
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2387
Views: 107008

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I probably shouldn't have said anything, but I'm just still in shock over the whole thing. The short version that I'll post here is that mom's teenage years were a giant trainwreck. Like, imagine a train crashes. Then another train crashes into that one. Then a 3rd train. Then a plane falls out of t...
by stdio
13 Mar 2017, 19:09:37
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up
Replies: 31
Views: 1583

Re: TWG CIX: The Borderland sign up

In-ish. What is your start date? Day 1 starts on the 20th Given that we're trying to do 2 games a month, and that you want to give people time to sign up for the game, I'm wondering if we shouldn't maybe start signups for the next game while the current one is ongoing. Maybe post the signup thread ...

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