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by Ryvvn
20 Jul 2018, 15:05:19
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 4: Visigoth
Replies: 14
Views: 89

Re: Day 4: Visigoth

If we’re not in danger of game over, I think we need to uncover stdio now rather than let that hang to a point where the entire game rests on the question of “Did Visi win the lottery from the start?” It’s entirely possible he did, though stdio’s absence for such a long yesterday does wrinkle things...
by Ryvvn
19 Jul 2018, 18:23:04
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 4: Visigoth
Replies: 14
Views: 89

Re: Day 4: Visigoth

I don’t have the brain power to hazard any guesses at who Visigoth would choose as their first conversion. If I find time, I’ll revisit votes, but I don’t really have the time nowadays to play and review these games as I systematically used to, and this being a conversion game makes it even less lik...
by Ryvvn
17 Jul 2018, 22:31:45
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 3: Aldax
Replies: 25
Views: 152

Re: Day 3: Aldax

Glad I wasn’t converted yet this game, since momentum is swinging my way, otherwise you all would just have assumed that’s the reason for my conviction.
by Ryvvn
17 Jul 2018, 10:43:54
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 3: Aldax
Replies: 25
Views: 152

Re: Day 3: Aldax

For those who didn’t pop back in during the tail end of the extremely extended previous day, I’d recommend giving it a look over. Yep, read it. [#vote]Ryvvn[/#vote] Care to provide anything of substance? You were the person who first adaquetly articulated (in my opinion) the argument for “when huma...
by Ryvvn
17 Jul 2018, 03:34:20
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 3: Aldax
Replies: 25
Views: 152

Re: Day 3: Aldax

For those who didn’t pop back in during the tail end of the extremely extended previous day, I’d recommend giving it a look over.

#Vote for: Iron Clad Burrito
by Ryvvn
16 Jul 2018, 19:58:24
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Shrug. In your heart you know I'm right. Also there is a vote on me now. The one vote way earlier on you had been retracted. Know you’re right about what? You’ve simply been aggressive and defensive ever since I said you were one of two I suspected. Since the day’s not over yet... Iron Clad Burrito
by Ryvvn
16 Jul 2018, 13:29:01
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Also, we’ve had this discussion before, it is more wolfy than human to “let the chips fall where they may” when in a tied lead than to forcibly save yourself; 75% chance of survival without heat always sounds great to a wolf (I’ve taken that tactic many times myself). Vote for me and be done with i...
by Ryvvn
16 Jul 2018, 10:51:04
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Also, we’ve had this discussion before, it is more wolfy than human to “let the chips fall where they may” when in a tied lead than to forcibly save yourself; 75% chance of survival without heat always sounds great to a wolf (I’ve taken that tactic many times myself). Vote for me and be done with i...
by Ryvvn
15 Jul 2018, 20:46:20
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Copying this over from the rules thread: Omega, I’m a little unclear on the conversion rules: initially rolled vamp converts night zero and the conversion happens “during day 1” When during day 1, at the start so the game immediately starts with two vamps, or literally sometime during? If successful...
by Ryvvn
15 Jul 2018, 19:04:31
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Was hoping for rules answer before placing vote... but to prevent delay in day processing, and assuming I might be the only outstanding (without full review or officially tally):

Aldax
by Ryvvn
15 Jul 2018, 14:39:10
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Omega, question in rules thread.
by Ryvvn
15 Jul 2018, 14:38:46
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Rules/Roles/Responsibilities
Replies: 8
Views: 125

Re: Rules/Roles/Responsibilities

Omega, I’m a little unclear on the conversion rules: initially rolled vamp converts night zero and the conversion happens “during day 1” When during day 1, at the start so the game immediately starts with two vamps, or literally sometime during? Then following that, each attempted conversion won’t t...
by Ryvvn
12 Jul 2018, 21:41:45
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 2: RaveBomb
Replies: 30
Views: 233

Re: Day 2: RaveBomb

Could you clarify if Aldax’s vote was decided by RNG or Aldax himself (assumedly via PM)?
by Ryvvn
12 Jul 2018, 13:02:28
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 1: Mortus
Replies: 29
Views: 227

Re: Day 1: Mortus

There are about five and a half hours remaining and I show a 4 way tie... Iron Clad Burrito (2) - jrsthethird, dferrantino jrsthethird (2) - RaveBomb, Visigoth RaveBomb (2) - Ryvvn, Admetus Ryvvn (2) - Iron Clad Burrito, sphenodont 7-Zark-7 (1) - stdio stdio (1) - 7-Zark-7 Outstanding (1) - Aldax U...
by Ryvvn
10 Jul 2018, 20:17:59
Forum: Newtown Square
Topic: Day 1: Mortus
Replies: 29
Views: 227

Re: Day 1: Mortus

#Vote for: Iron Clad Burrito
by Ryvvn
02 Jul 2018, 14:50:29
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II
Replies: 22
Views: 216

Re: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus II

In
by Ryvvn
28 Jun 2018, 11:28:15
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: The GM Queue v3.0
Replies: 7
Views: 2252

Re: The GM Queue v3.0

Hey folks. Is anyone interested in running anything? I'm happy to do another chapter in Newtown (probably the fight against vampiric influence this time... PM twdog and let him know.) but want to offer it up to anyone else who's interested. I’m hoping to run at least one sometime this year... unfor...
by Ryvvn
09 Jun 2018, 01:37:25
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus I
Replies: 24
Views: 348

Re: TWG Whatever Roman Numeral plus I

In.
by Ryvvn
12 May 2018, 00:47:46
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG whatever roman number it is -- Really Serenity. Gorram Real.
Replies: 18
Views: 359

Re: TWG whatever roman number it is -- Really Serenity. Gorram Real.

Sure, I'll be in.

Don't forget to send the "New Game Signup" email, only heard about this because JRS clued me in (shamefully haven't checked the board since whenever my last post here was).
by Ryvvn
14 Mar 2018, 17:22:53
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2343
Views: 99327

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I entered an online pet portrait contest, if anyone could take a sec and vote, I’d appreciate it! Catmother's Cat More in a bit? 7z7 I am so not the person to be nagging the GM... that said: Did we lynch the cat? (Stealth edit huh... last login on this box was a mask account... good to know) Un...
by Ryvvn
27 Feb 2018, 13:02:35
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day N+9: Doesn't really matter to me
Replies: 16
Views: 562

Re: Day N+9: Doesn't really matter to me

rekard wrote:Moral of the story: Never self-vig.

Come on, how could I not when being poked and being told that we’re in a simulation?! 8-)
by Ryvvn
26 Feb 2018, 21:42:56
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day N+9: Doesn't really matter to me
Replies: 16
Views: 562

Re: Day N+9: Doesn't really matter to me

Thanks for the delibrately extended game, Omega, Lazy, and SHODAN; just wished I had realized we were at the last level before my paranoia took hold :facepalm:
by Ryvvn
16 Feb 2018, 17:38:04
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day N: Is this the real world?
Replies: 24
Views: 569

Re: Day N: Is this the real world?

SHODAN wrote:Simulation rebooting...
Simulation rebooting...
Simulation rebooting...

Reboot complete. Simulation online.

rekard wrote:
#Vote for: Ryvvn


Your move.

If ever there was an appropriate time to make this move...
#Vote for: VIG SHOT RYVVN
by Ryvvn
15 Feb 2018, 19:50:15
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 1625

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

The Lazy GM wrote:You really shouldn't have done that.
*wheez*
What'd I ever do to you?

What do we do if the day never ends because the GM’s been shot?
by Ryvvn
14 Feb 2018, 20:57:52
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 1625

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

This is purely meta, but I think
#Vote for: Fairy Catmother
is a greater than even chance of electing to be a wolf if given the option.
by Ryvvn
14 Feb 2018, 19:34:25
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 1625

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

Lazy GM,

Can you please provide a short list of who is still alive in this game?
by Ryvvn
14 Feb 2018, 16:17:01
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 1625

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

Oh, and it's worth pointing out: I am a Very Lazy GM, and will only be enforcing the rules and restrictions/limitations as lazily as possible. Which is to say: You are encouraged to try and get away with as much rule-bending and -breaking as you think you can get away with. I hope my fellow overlor...
by Ryvvn
14 Feb 2018, 16:15:38
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands
Replies: 74
Views: 1625

Re: Day 5: Russian Virgin Islands

Soooo, everyone asking for a gun is being passed it and a bullet after the previous holder fires, so to speak?

Then it’s possible a living vig may request a wolf role after spending their vig role.

#Vote for: Visigoth
unless next in line with a bullet wants to fire it his way.
by Ryvvn
11 Feb 2018, 19:05:43
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: The nature of the medical emergency [apology detected, shields up!]
Replies: 7
Views: 798

Re: The nature of the medical emergency [apology detected, shields up!]

Omega wrote:Don't take this the wrong way, but, I'm glad it was professional and not personal.

Yeah, this. It's hard not to imagine terrible things when someone as entwined in this forum as yourself suddenly vanishes. Glad to have you back!
by Ryvvn
11 Feb 2018, 19:03:01
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 4: U.S. Virgin Islands
Replies: 12
Views: 420

Re: Day 4: U.S. Virgin Islands

Ah, shit, is day about to end...?!
#Vote for: Visigoth
by Ryvvn
09 Feb 2018, 21:27:41
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 4: U.S. Virgin Islands
Replies: 12
Views: 420

Re: Day 4: U.S. Virgin Islands

Omega wrote:I have no idea what's going on here, but, you should probably do what he says...

He hasn’t really directed us to do anything(?)
by Ryvvn
09 Feb 2018, 02:22:25
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 3: British Virgin Islands
Replies: 16
Views: 386

Re: Day 3: British Virgin Islands

I was going to
#Vote for: sphenodont
yesterday before I discovered the thread was locked, so I see no reason to not carry that over to today with dferr turning up human.
by Ryvvn
08 Feb 2018, 18:23:36
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 3: British Virgin Islands
Replies: 16
Views: 386

Re: Day 3: British Virgin Islands

Am I missing posted EoD times? Day one was almost a full 48 hours, figured extended for votes, Day two seemed a hard lock without extension for missing votes(?)
by Ryvvn
07 Feb 2018, 15:06:27
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 1: Nassau
Replies: 26
Views: 797

Re: Day 1: Nassau

dferrantino wrote:Preemptive note: I'm in Dallas tomorrow and Friday for all-day workshops and team lunch/dinners... so you all should probably just toss me overboard quickly.
by Ryvvn
06 Feb 2018, 13:31:34
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 1: Nassau
Replies: 26
Views: 797

Re: Day 1: Nassau

Ugh, even on vacation,
#Vote for: dferrantino
can’t take a break from day one vote on me :shake:
by Ryvvn
05 Feb 2018, 16:45:38
Forum: S.S. Ozymandias
Topic: Day 0: Preparing for departure
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: Day 0: Preparing for departure

8-)
by Ryvvn
30 Jan 2018, 16:28:37
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG - Omega Cruises
Replies: 15
Views: 813

Re: TWG - Omega Cruises

In Aboard
by Ryvvn
27 Jan 2018, 02:54:21
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?
Replies: 25
Views: 1846

Re: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?

Omega wrote:If you're not up to run it, I can run a (mostly) vanilla to start the year off.

Yeah, I had intended on running a retooled version of my Love Letter game from last year, but would want a bigger player base; so if you’re good for running a vanilla, go for it.
by Ryvvn
24 Jan 2018, 14:51:50
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?
Replies: 25
Views: 1846

Re: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?

Omega wrote:Hey Ryvvn, is your February game still on track?

Honestly, with the active player count being so low at this time, possibly not. I may send out another mass email asking for responses here rather than an official signup thread to see if its worth the bother. :?
by Ryvvn
09 Jan 2018, 10:32:10
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?
Replies: 25
Views: 1846

Re: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?

Omega wrote:I'm here and should have some quiet time through ~March.

Let's get a game going!


Hmm well you put us at a 10 count, though one of us (me?) would have to GM, which puts a player count at 9, enough for a shotgun but nothing larger at this time... I’ll consider starting one.
by Ryvvn
03 Jan 2018, 15:09:14
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?
Replies: 25
Views: 1846

Happy New Year... Is Anyone Still Here?

I think we need a serious roll call of still active forum users: those who still want to play games, and those who want to (and are fully able) to GM games. This community has hit its lowest participation point (and GM bailouts) since I first joined back in 2013; has it ever been this bad before tha...
by Ryvvn
25 Dec 2017, 14:13:31
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game CXX - Reindeer Games
Replies: 9
Views: 662

Re: Game CXX - Reindeer Games

I’ll jump in on this!

And reminder to all: other than my own game scheduled for February, we have no other games lined up for the new year!
by Ryvvn
25 Dec 2017, 14:10:43
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 5
Views: 777

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry christmas and happy holidays, my friends!
by Ryvvn
25 Dec 2017, 14:06:03
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Who wants a seasonal card?!
Replies: 10
Views: 1015

Re: Who wants a seasonal card?!

Omega wrote:Hijacking this:

Do you want a card with pictures of my dogs on it?
How about pictures of my cat?

If so, PM me a place to mail just such a card.

Missed this in time for the holiday, but still will PM you for that card!
by Ryvvn
07 Dec 2017, 06:56:47
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: The GM Queue v3.0
Replies: 7
Views: 2252

Re: The GM Queue v3.0

2018 signup board added to top post. Please help fill it out, and keep this community alive, by offering to run a game.
by Ryvvn
26 Nov 2017, 16:03:48
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.
Replies: 23
Views: 1774

Re: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.

DastardlyOldMan wrote:Ryvvn - if you'd rather drop me GM access, since you're still in-game, I can try to finish things off, depending on how much note-taking Zark left us. I'm way off timezone, but I can at least roll the days along.

Done. If he hasn't returned tomorrow, do what you must to get the game to conclude.
by Ryvvn
22 Nov 2017, 19:32:19
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.
Replies: 23
Views: 1774

Re: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.

Wasabi wrote:...and call me a stalker bug he posted to Facebook 3 hours ago, so at least we know he's very likely to be alive.

Well that's a positive! If he hasn't returned by the end of this weekend, I'll take over GM responsiblities just to wrap up his game.
by Ryvvn
22 Nov 2017, 15:49:11
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.
Replies: 23
Views: 1774

Re: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.

Maybe wait til after the holiday, but at this point it's probably best to reach out to Zark via other methods to check on him, provided anyone currently board active has the means to do so.
by Ryvvn
03 Nov 2017, 19:53:57
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.
Replies: 23
Views: 1774

Re: Full Speed ahead, damn the torpedoes.

Jrsthethird wrote:I feel overwhelmed just reading all that. Best of luck!

Same and ditto!
by Ryvvn
16 Oct 2017, 17:39:54
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: GAME CXIX:Fantastic Voyage(r) Signup Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 2402

Re: Fantastic Voyage(r)

7-zark-7 wrote:Suggestions for NPC death, anyone?

I know FCM will be sitting out.

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