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by Rictus
16 May 2018, 17:59:02
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG whatever roman number it is -- Really Serenity. Gorram Real.
Replies: 18
Views: 474

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

Hello friends. Long time no see. I am in for this. Be advised this will start right before Memorial Day so that will (hopefully) be a long weekend.
by Rictus
20 Dec 2017, 12:01:36
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 5
Views: 1324

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukah, Happy New Year!

Hope all the wolves are doing well.
by Rictus
14 Oct 2017, 15:11:29
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: The drnka thread
Replies: 98
Views: 8411

Re: The drnka thread

It's a nice sweet scotch. I don't like peats.

I'm not a scotch snob, but I know what I like. Balvenie, Oban are ones I enjoy (that our can afford)
by Rictus
24 Aug 2017, 17:52:47
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2386
Views: 106794

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

We watched the totality in Columbia, SC. it was cloudy but we chased clear sky and found a spot 5 mins before totality. It was amazing, and totally worth the 10 hour drive back home.
by Rictus
16 Aug 2017, 20:10:26
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVII - Hiller's Mallow
Replies: 23
Views: 1576

Re: TWG CXVII - Hiller's Mallow

Vacation week for me, so out. The mechanics look interesting.
by Rictus
15 Aug 2017, 08:18:08
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Re: Free Stuff Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 4588

Re: Re: Free Stuff Thread

So I think this will work. I picked up the Tell Tale Humble Bundle and have two games that I already owned:

The Walking Dead: Season 1

Sam & Max: Devil's Playhouse (Season 3)
by Rictus
09 Aug 2017, 09:15:01
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Discussion: Meta-Communication
Replies: 9
Views: 1527

Re: Discussion: Meta-Communication

I agree with the rest of the posts. Edits for grammar or formatting are ok. Adding or deleting content is not.
by Rictus
24 Jul 2017, 17:11:20
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist
Replies: 25
Views: 1440

Re: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist

Too late to join? I'll play if i can sign up
by Rictus
23 Jun 2017, 05:25:40
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: CXV - A Call to Arms
Replies: 29
Views: 1519

Re: CXV - A Call to Arms

In. Hope this ends up with us catching some wolves...it's been a bit lopsided lately.
by Rictus
23 May 2017, 17:56:02
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 2
Replies: 27
Views: 1221

Re: Day 2

I do like me some ties.


#Vote for: dferrantino
by Rictus
23 May 2017, 17:47:21
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 2
Replies: 27
Views: 1221

Re: Day 2

Current Tally:
admetus -6- dferrantino, jrsthethird, aldax, visigoth, rictus, necklessone
dferrantino -4- san, sphenodont, admetus, stdio
san -1- PENALTY
sphenodont -1- rekard
necklessone -1- the fairy catmother
stdio -1- dastardlyoldman
the fairy catmother -1- gungnir888

Not Yet Voted:
by Rictus
23 May 2017, 15:04:57
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 2
Replies: 27
Views: 1221

Re: Day 2

So necklessone at 3, Admetus at 4.

Can we get a runaway bandwagon going here?

[vote]Admetus.[#vote]
by Rictus
23 May 2017, 05:26:46
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 2
Replies: 27
Views: 1221

Re: Day 2

The Fairy Catmother wrote:[#vote]Necklessone[/#vote]'s last minute vote was rather unnecessary. "More safety" at less than a minute to go?

I thought about this last night as well. But why would a wolf draw attention? To protect other wolves, perhaps.

I would like to hear neck's explanation.
by Rictus
22 May 2017, 18:57:50
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 1
Replies: 27
Views: 1043

Re: Day 1

#Vote for: Mister e meat


Sorry about the invalid vote. :D
by Rictus
22 May 2017, 06:47:25
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 1
Replies: 27
Views: 1043

Re: Day 1

stdio wrote:[#vote]Blindsniper83[/#vote]

made it to the last day of the previous game.


Ok yeah let's do this. [#vote]Blindsniper83[/#vote]
by Rictus
20 May 2017, 04:07:48
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux
Replies: 27
Views: 1252

Re: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux

Ryvvn wrote:
Rictus wrote:Second attempt at signing up. Weird. In.

What happened?


I posted something like "in. Don't kill lynch the seer this time." Came back the next day and the post had disappeared. /shrug. All good now. assuming this post stays up.
by Rictus
18 May 2017, 15:33:00
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux
Replies: 27
Views: 1252

Re: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux

Second attempt at signing up. Weird. In.
by Rictus
02 May 2017, 10:45:40
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXII : One Punch Man
Replies: 30
Views: 1823

Re: TWG CXII : One Punch Man

So I got an email. I'd like to join.

If there is one thing I've learned from my 11yr old daughter, it's that I am very LAME.
by Rictus
27 Feb 2017, 04:57:58
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CVIII: Humanity's next giant leap!
Replies: 27
Views: 1393

Re: TWG CVIII: Humanity's next giant leap!

I will be around minimally. I will vote everyday but not much else... :vomit:
by Rictus
15 Feb 2017, 17:48:30
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2386
Views: 106794

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Admetus wrote:The news was actually there yesterday, just lightly hidden. Look at the last spoiler mark from Okaros.


Oh my that is fresh. Thanks for pointing that out.
by Rictus
15 Feb 2017, 12:32:15
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2386
Views: 106794

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

dferrantino wrote:The current game seems to have disappeared.

you are missing quite the fun in the day thread. Big news today.
by Rictus
02 Feb 2017, 16:32:17
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CVII: Going Postal Signup Thread
Replies: 56
Views: 3541

Re: TWG CVII: Going Postal Signup Thread

I'm in. And motivated to go back to my first avatar from way back in XLIV.

It's a little know fact that "avatar" is Romanian for "your bull". So it's like a your own cow picture.
by Rictus
20 Jan 2017, 10:05:04
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CVI - Mutiny on the Menagerie!
Replies: 34
Views: 2062

Re: TWG CVI - Mutiny on the Menagerie!

I see rictus has already claimed Dread Pirate Roberts. Now I either need to pick a different RP or we go all highlander on this bitch. More in a bit, 7z7 a) I don't know how you can fit the whole family behind one mask. b) You should also pick Roberts... then obviously the one who survives the long...
by Rictus
19 Jan 2017, 13:02:15
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CVI - Mutiny on the Menagerie!
Replies: 34
Views: 2062

Re: TWG CVI - Mutiny on the Menagerie!

I'm in. Just don't call me Captain.

edit: new pirate avatar.
by Rictus
16 Jan 2017, 05:22:57
Forum: Ashes to ashes...
Topic: The Salem Cemetery
Replies: 48
Views: 2065

Re: The Salem Cemetery

1. Congratulations to DOM for the win. 2. Thank you Fairy Catmother for running this game. The setting was fantastic and the theme of witches and really witches was fun. 3. This game should have ended on Day 6, after two days of correct play by the humans. The fact that I can make that statement ind...
by Rictus
16 Jan 2017, 05:00:12
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 8: This town has really gone to Hell
Replies: 12
Views: 1182

Re: Day 8: This town has really gone to Hell

So they were both wolves? Damn how many wolves were there? Five?
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 19:24:45
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

(for DOM: I wasn't going to claim GA until the seer popped out. And then after he died it didn't seem as useful. as (weak) evidence see my post on Day 4: I will check back in later to see if anything exciting is going to happen (like if I'm up for lynch or if the seer decides to reveal). -----------...
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 15:46:14
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

I have to go read some more, but I wanted to point out: On Day 4, not-wolf rekard used his power to move my vote and protect wolf-sphenodont. That would fit with a "real witch" trying to hide behind the girl-witches (wolves). Jrs: could you specifically state: were you hunting witches? Or ...
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 10:10:02
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

DOM: I wanted to see if you would claim GA. And when I said "role and mission " I should have said "goal and mission" or "team and mission" I think it's obvious that we are playing an "everyone's special" version. So that's why I continue to believe that Hellh...
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 06:42:14
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

DastardlyOldMan wrote:Apologies all - had a fever/headache come on last night, and my brain is just not in processing mode.

HH: Sorry: I am not the GA.

I'll try to get back in here and actually contribute, but just not feeling up to it right now.


I am the GA.
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 06:24:41
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

A weird pattern of voting, to be sure.


JRS: 2 : DastardlyOldMan, Jrsthethird, Hellheart
Hellheart: 0 : Rictus
by Rictus
15 Jan 2017, 05:42:03
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

Removing my vote until I can ponder for a bit. I'm not buying the idea that Proctor's wife (Hellheart) is simply a normal human that is invulnerable for no reason. Hellheart is either: A) the master neutral who has "fooled her loyal husband" or B) a true human who is the target of the neut...
by Rictus
14 Jan 2017, 19:05:27
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

Hellheart: During those three hours two things happened while I was away from the thread: 1) you guys started going down a rabbit hole about conversions. Honestly if this game is a conversion game then I don't care. I'm not going to spend brain cycles trying to figure out how and what is on which te...
by Rictus
14 Jan 2017, 16:20:45
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

Why did you snipe rekard? I honestly thought he was a wolf. I was not aware of a third faction until he was killed. I knew something strange was in the air but I was not aware of the specifics. In regards to personal victories: I have two paths to victory (both are parity related). They are both sa...
by Rictus
14 Jan 2017, 14:54:22
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

I've been thinking about this today and here is my conundrum: I don't know how to win. I am a straight human with no secret goal or win condition. So I know that *I* am at lynch or lose. I also know that one, two, or even all three of you have your own victory condition that you are trying for. Here...
by Rictus
14 Jan 2017, 11:50:15
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

Jrs thanks for more info. This is the kind of stuff that drives me nuts: Q: Hellheart how are you human as the wife of dferr. A: Well, I'm not a wolf. Q: JRs why didn't you deny Alpha wolf? A: Admetus didn't counter claim because he wasn't aware of a 3rd faction. Those aren't answers to the question...
by Rictus
14 Jan 2017, 04:46:19
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 7: The Town Square
Replies: 64
Views: 2245

Re: Day 7: The Town Square

that is a M. Night Shyamalan twist right there. Completely did not see Admetus as a lone wolf. So many questions, and I'm not even sure how to frame them. Why didn't JRs come out as non-Alpha immediately? Will there be a maul tonight? Does this other faction have a kill power ? Have they been altern...
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 21:06:48
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2386
Views: 106794

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

It has been a while since I've been this interested in the EOD results.

I'm usually asleep (or out of the game by now).


F5 indeed
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 20:57:49
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

I think we end up lynching Admetus, then Hellheart gets mauled which meets some win condition for a neutral side. They leave and then last human gets eaten by JRs in the morning.

Edit: I'd rather lose to a 3rd faction than lose to the wolves
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 20:37:04
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

Back home. Okay a few of you are going off the deep end here. First, if there's one wolf, that's not what the lynch or lose warning is about. Lynching the wolf is wrong in that case. Rictus, specifically. Second, Hellheart, you seem pretty pinned on one wolf one secret faction. I was assuming one w...
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 20:23:53
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

I think that makes it:

Admetus: 2 : DOM, Hellheart
Jrs: 1 : rictus
DastardlyOldMan: 1 : Admetus
Hellheart: Jrs
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 20:19:10
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

So my own problem with reviewing the previous days: neutrals hunting wolves are just as human looking as normals hunting wolves.

1. There's only 1 wolf left.

2. Standard rules say that humans win when the wolves are dead.

Going to stay with
#Vote for: JRsthethird
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 17:25:54
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

Ok so I'm convinced that JRS is the wrong lynch. I am also 95% certain that he is the only remaining wolf. Otherwise we would be at lynch-or-lose. I am 100% certain that Hellheart and DOM are on opposite teams. One of you is a neutral. I am human. If I follow that logic train, that means that Admetu...
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 11:52:07
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

So I think the correct vote here is for Jrsthethird . There are five players left: Jrsthethird - Alpha wolf / witch / girl? Admetus Rictus Hellheart DastardlyOldMan If there were two wolves left, we would *definitely* be at lynch-or-lose. If we lynch a human that means 2 wolves are at parity before ...
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 04:54:22
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

So I want to go back and read The Fairy Catmother's posts, but my current hunch is that there are girls-pretending-to-be-witches and no-shit-I-wear-black-witches.

I have no idea on how those two groups interact.
by Rictus
13 Jan 2017, 03:57:45
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 6: The Woods
Replies: 63
Views: 2280

Re: Day 6: The Woods

explain it to me like I'm five, please. I have a lot of questions that don't make sense.

Do you think DOM is a wolf, or a other? What the hell is going on? :flail:
by Rictus
12 Jan 2017, 21:00:12
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 5: The Blacksmith
Replies: 49
Views: 1701

Re: Day 5: The Blacksmith

rekard wrote:Hello everyone. I am back from hell. The devil didn't send presents. That's what I called my job today.

So I'll
#Vote for: Rictus


I'm glad you have work (yay more money!) but that's a terrible vote. :)
by Rictus
12 Jan 2017, 18:31:35
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 5: The Blacksmith
Replies: 49
Views: 1701

Re: Day 5: The Blacksmith

Jrsthethird wrote:Is there even anything I can say at this point that will influence anybody?

#Vote for: jrsthethird



You could tell us who you are going to maul, I suppose.
by Rictus
12 Jan 2017, 17:38:59
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 5: The Blacksmith
Replies: 49
Views: 1701

Re: Day 5: The Blacksmith

DastardlyOldMan: 1 : Hellheart
Admetus: 1 : DastardlyOldMan
rekard: 1 : rictus

Yet to vote:

JRSthethird - alpha witch
dferrantino
Admetus
rekard
by Rictus
12 Jan 2017, 17:32:36
Forum: Puritans
Topic: Day 5: The Blacksmith
Replies: 49
Views: 1701

Re: Day 5: The Blacksmith

So we found a witch and we are at a possible lynch or lose? I guess we were at lynch or lose yesterday as well. Ugh! JRSthethird - alpha witch dferrantino Admetus rekard Rictus Hellheart DastardlyOldMan I have a 20% chance of finding a witch by random voting. Which, based on my last few games, is ac...

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