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by sphenodont
19 Aug 2013, 07:28:16
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day J: Protection by B&S
Replies: 78
Views: 3788

Re: Day J: Protection by B&S

Anvilfang wrote:Sphenodont

Has a 100% lynch got ever happened?


I'm pretty sure this is like the Touhou game when we all tried to lynch AVS.



PS. It didn't work then, either. Suckas.
by sphenodont
19 Aug 2013, 06:33:58
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day J: Protection by B&S
Replies: 78
Views: 3788

Re: Day J: Protection by B&S

By the way, we should totally do an experiment. You should all vote on me, and then take your votes off.

Trust me on this one, d00ds. :twisted:
by sphenodont
19 Aug 2013, 06:32:42
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day J: Protection by B&S
Replies: 78
Views: 3788

Re: Day J: Protection by B&S

So, I wasn't able to do this yesterday but as promised, my target list. Hope this helps in the analysis, guys. Day 0: Ozymandias Day 1: rekard Day 2: Omega Day 3: FurinMirado Day 4: missed vote, no action Day 5: dferrantino Day 6: FurinMirado's Mom Day 7: Stigmata Day 8: Dystopia AND FurinMirado's Mom
by sphenodont
18 Aug 2013, 19:28:20
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 9: Food Fight
Replies: 136
Views: 5991

Re: Day 9: Food Fight

Sorry, meant to post my targets, but we got delayed coming home and the wife is insisting I actually come to bed. If I'm around in the morning, I'll post it. Of the two potential defensive votes available, I have to say dfer's looked good to me (and I targeted him once). So Mtea4 it is. Need to vote...
by sphenodont
18 Aug 2013, 16:37:04
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 9: Food Fight
Replies: 136
Views: 5991

Re: Day 9: Food Fight

Sorry for the lack of posting this weekend. Had twelve houseguests in town for my parents 40th. I'm at temple now so target list will have to wait.

I am Earth (Strengthen). More details later...
by sphenodont
16 Aug 2013, 18:24:17
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens
Replies: 91
Views: 5389

Re: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens

anyway, I guess the morale of the story is

I HATE SAUERKRAUT.

Also posting via phone sucks.

I'll vote for MEM, but its another runaway train.
by sphenodont
16 Aug 2013, 18:21:22
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens
Replies: 91
Views: 5389

Re: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens

Day 4: Anzig PMs me and provides his element. He proposes that Spheno looks slightly wolfy. Another busy day. Normally half days on Friday, but shit broke. Also, still finishing painintg for tomorrow. (pics in the pub soon.) Anyway, if I seem wofly, its because I have had no time this week (up til ...
by sphenodont
16 Aug 2013, 09:08:30
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens
Replies: 91
Views: 5389

Re: Day 8: Revenge of the Kitchens

If two mauls were missed that seems like two conversion attempts, although there is probably some mechanic involving the power groupings as well. Or the whole set up might be less complicated than Red was imagining. The rules say that the conversion is a power that can take place the same night as ...
by sphenodont
15 Aug 2013, 17:48:01
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 7: Burrito-On-A-Stick
Replies: 91
Views: 4364

Re: Day 7: Burrito-On-A-Stick

Anzig, I'd love to vote with you, but I doubt the movement would pick up steam. This'll be my last post for tonight, cuz I am crashing soon, so I'll vote against the call for Wasabi, because he doesn't feel wolfy tonight and I groan a horseradish flavored flavor text. So, Meta4 , not so much because...
by sphenodont
15 Aug 2013, 13:44:56
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 7: Burrito-On-A-Stick
Replies: 91
Views: 4364

Re: Day 7: Burrito-On-A-Stick

Lack of analysis at the moment. (Went to sleep around 2:30, woke at 6:00.) Another bandwagon, but hopefully there's something to glean from it. (At some point, I need to look at rekard, who I also have been trying not to pay attention to. He's been good, but maybe he's trying to out-CAD CAD and go t...
by sphenodont
15 Aug 2013, 11:19:48
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Price of admission: 2 turnips or analogues thereof
Replies: 94
Views: 5435

Re: Price of admission: 2 turnips or analogues thereof

Good thing that vitamin C is water-soluble, then.
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 16:13:04
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

I might not be on later, folks, just FYI.

Edit for more details: its my folks 40th anniversary this weekend, and stupidly I offered to host a surprise party, while still knee deep in a kitchen reno. :flail:
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 13:48:42
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

I wouldn't say we bypass using the powers altogether... just that we be more careful about it and perhaps try to avoid boosting the same people over and over. I think the wolves figured out part of Ozy's HA and keyed in on Furin, and kept coming back to lap at the spring. If that happens again, we c...
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 13:23:32
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

I see there isn't anyone else interested in San at this point, so I'm pulling that vote back.

I'll join the vote on Hellheart, since Furin seems more clean at this time.
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 12:14:00
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

It looks like the Furin talk is slowing down a bit, so again I'd like to ask for opinions on my earlier post . Any thoughts, even "you're full of shit and a wolf" would be appreciated. I think exercising a bit of caution IS a good idea. I almost posted earlier (as a joke, mind you) that w...
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 09:05:50
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

For now, I'm voting on San (retracted) again. I agree that if the wolves hijacked Furin's ability, they probably planned to swing votes around onto Ozy. (And letting Ozy vote for his own lynch would have been quite the cherry on that sundae!) But I can't help but think they would have found some way...
by sphenodont
14 Aug 2013, 09:00:54
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

1. I can confirm that I received a PM from Furin, and he stated it was because I had voted for him. 2. I was not one of the privileged few he shared the information about his vote power with. 3. The elemental seering bit is news to me as well, and I will say that I specifically said I wasn't going t...
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 20:29:44
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat
Replies: 198
Views: 9581

Re: Day 6: Cut-Me-Own-Throat

Mine didn't, for the record. Not sure what that means, though.
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 18:12:11
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!
Replies: 248
Views: 11065

Re: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!

Anyway, I think Ryvvn asked for details about what I said the other day, and I didn't have a chance to clarify.

I got a notification that I was starting to feel some power coming on (hinted of earth), but that then something that felt like a giant vortex sucked it out of me.
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 18:00:02
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!
Replies: 248
Views: 11065

Re: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!

Okay, power is back (fun with upgrading fuses!).

Retracting from Furin, since the experiment appears to have failed. I'm feeling a bit better about him now.

So, back to my suspicions on San, which I'm not alone in.
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 12:14:24
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!
Replies: 248
Views: 11065

Re: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!

Oh hell. FurinMirado (retracted) has been on my suspicion list, anyway. Maybe I'll change my vote off him, maybe I won't. With a runaway vote train like last night, I'd guess that one, maybe two wolves max, voted for Smirker. I'd look down-ticket, especially at the onesie voters. San's looking odd (...
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 12:04:01
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!
Replies: 248
Views: 11065

Re: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!

Why is everyone letting Ozy talk them into charging up some nebulous power?

(At least, that's what I'm left to assume is happening. Bleh.)
by sphenodont
13 Aug 2013, 05:41:33
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!
Replies: 248
Views: 11065

Re: Day 5: Don't Forget the Message!

Sorry for missing the vote yesterday. It was not intentional, but Stuff happened that kept me from getting online. I'll have to go back to read yesterday's thread, and catch up wtih today's action. Edit: Also, Hellheart, nice wall-o-text there. Definitely good to see some new blood hacking out some ...
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 12:53:48
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

We are all about playing fair, even with our increased access levels. The best part is temporarily making someone a superuser, logging in as them, editing their posts, and changing them back before they notice. Then, not even THEY know their post was editted! I do that ALL The Time. But enough fun ...
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 12:25:42
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

So, I expect that there is at least one wolf in each of the larger Day 1 bandwagons, and maybe two in on the vote-leaders.* Day 2, it makes sense for them to spread out their votes and lay low to avoid patterns, but with the clusterbomb of a vote run-up between BS and MEM, some of them probably got ...
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 11:58:02
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

Iron Clad Burrito wrote:Though it does bring to mind the fact that we haven't mentioned this to the new recruits. That'll be fixed. Thanks for bringing that up.


Please, Sir, not the wet noodle again!


(Use the dry linguine! It stings less!)
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 11:50:30
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

I would like to thank whomever redirected and stole whatever elemental goodness was headed my way last night. I finally had the chance to play with the big boys, and someone tooks away my precious.
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 10:45:36
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

I have nothing to say about Ozy's guilt, just because I don't read him well and tend to react poorly to some of his suggestions. I get that he's always playing the long game... which is great when he's human, but makes him deadly as a wolf, and so the best play is to ignore him and let him braid his...
by sphenodont
12 Aug 2013, 10:38:37
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 4: Dark Waters
Replies: 173
Views: 9051

Re: Day 4: Dark Waters

Hellheart wrote:Oh Rincewind, Lady Luck has favored you once again.


So for those of us who don't know the series (yes, I need to turn in my geek card), does Rincewind make sense as a Pack Alpha?
by sphenodont
11 Aug 2013, 19:25:02
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 3: Mud & Custard
Replies: 106
Views: 5972

Re: Day 3: Mud & Custard

She doesn't read it.. she was just wondering what the window was and why I was leaving it open. And she thought she was posting something like "sphenodont is a jackass who leaves the toilet seat up", but instead hit the Edit button. Caught it in time, thankfully, but got a bit of primer on...
by sphenodont
11 Aug 2013, 19:24:03
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Protecting yourself from metagaming
Replies: 6
Views: 974

Re: Protecting yourself from metagaming

A note for everyone, something I discovered today... just checking the "keep me hidden" when you log in leaves a cookie that times out. If you want to stay Hidden, change the setting in your control panel. (Maybe Omega already said that, but I'll repeat it in case you ignored it like I did.)
by sphenodont
11 Aug 2013, 19:22:03
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 3: Mud & Custard
Replies: 106
Views: 5972

Re: Day 3: Mud & Custard

I'll take the opportunity to vote for Mortus , because I can't remember the last time I did that, and because maybe it will get some traction away from me. Also, as to Ionitor's question about my vote Friday, I was meaning to come back and vote but didn't get the chance. My wife was using the laptop...
by sphenodont
11 Aug 2013, 19:19:24
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 3: Mud & Custard
Replies: 106
Views: 5972

Re: Day 3: Mud & Custard

Maybe I'm paranoid, but I don't like the runaway bandwagon on the guy that hasn't even posted today. Switching to sphenodont in an effort to even things out. Ninja'd! Still changing my vote. Maybe we can actually get close to a tie. So instead you vote for someone else who hasn't even posted. Thank...
by sphenodont
11 Aug 2013, 19:18:14
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 3: Mud & Custard
Replies: 106
Views: 5972

Re: Day 3: Mud & Custard

Sorry for the lack of participation, guys. I'm hitting crunch time on my kitchen reno... one week before we're hosting a surprise 40th anniversary party for my parents at my place, and we've been painting all weekend. Bleh. Anyway, I don't know if the big swing on blindsniper was one power or multip...
by sphenodont
09 Aug 2013, 16:49:42
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad
Replies: 207
Views: 9448

Re: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad

Blindsniper83 looked amusing if for no other reason than to see who tried to even things up. If my counting is right... you tried to even things up by putting a third vote on BS. If we want a proper experiment, we'd have to tip the scales on one of the votes. Edit: And suddenly, RaveBomb out of now...
by sphenodont
09 Aug 2013, 14:42:19
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad
Replies: 207
Views: 9448

Re: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad

This is a tentative vote on twdog, and it will change after I get a chance to figure out whether or not to believe The Stig.
by sphenodont
09 Aug 2013, 14:37:51
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad
Replies: 207
Views: 9448

Re: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad

I'll get off his back if he reduces the volume of his posts and/or (preferably and) gets a bit into the flavor of the world and starts trying to be humorous. I think several other players may feel the same way. You just have to play more and get used to Ozy. The best way is to just read his posts a...
by sphenodont
09 Aug 2013, 13:05:50
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad
Replies: 207
Views: 9448

Re: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad

DastardlyOldMan wrote:Discworld is a fun setting to use and abuse, and I've done plenty of both here. Snape didn't kill Dumbledore; Snape IS Dumbledore.))


DOM is the Walrus.
by sphenodont
09 Aug 2013, 06:49:54
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad
Replies: 207
Views: 9448

Re: Day 2: Breaking Fast Bad

Here's what DOM said about these roles in the rules: If there are an odd number of players to fit the elemental scheme, there will be some ~special roles ... The Librarian, CMOT Dibbler, Rincewind, and the Luggage are being entertained at this point, but I'll define those as the need arises. Which ...
by sphenodont
08 Aug 2013, 20:00:07
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks
Replies: 90
Views: 5909

Re: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks

stigmata wrote:Ook!

Subtitle: Oh shit! I've been framed!


Image
by sphenodont
08 Aug 2013, 13:56:15
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks
Replies: 90
Views: 5909

Re: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks

Voting History 23:31 stigmata votes for Hellheart 23:38 Nitestorm votes for RaveBomb 23:43 Ozymandias votes for stigmata 00:10 rekard votes for Rictus 06:08 San votes for Ryvvn 09:20 Ionitor votes for Wasabi 09:35 RaveBomb votes for stigmata 09:35 dferrantino votes for Ozymandias 10:09 Wasabi votes...
by sphenodont
08 Aug 2013, 12:30:08
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks
Replies: 90
Views: 5909

Re: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks

E: OOC, just to be clear, I voted for Hell in character and to welcome him to TWG. I was always going to change vote unless he did something stupid like insult the angry 200kg book-wielding ball of muscle. Ogg eek-ook ooo-ock, ugg-eek-ook. Eek eek ook-ack-ack, ee ook ook ack ooo ook eek-eek oo eek-...
by sphenodont
08 Aug 2013, 08:45:14
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks
Replies: 90
Views: 5909

Re: Day 1: Corruption in the Ranks

[i]I, for one, am extremely disappointed to find that I was not the recipient of any special attention last night. Given the long line leading to your bedchamber door after hours last night, I suspect that you received plenty of attention, just not of the elemental variety. Unless we're back to con...
by sphenodont
07 Aug 2013, 19:34:05
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage
Replies: 100
Views: 5807

Re: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage

Pus Salt?

Is that what they're teaching the Potions students this semester?
by sphenodont
07 Aug 2013, 19:24:57
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage
Replies: 100
Views: 5807

Re: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage

necklessone wrote:What's the worst that can happen if we follows Ozy's plan? Other than granting him the satisfaction of controlling our fate from day one? :flail:


Well, there is that. But we also get to see his despair as his master plan goes spinning, spinning, spinning out of control.
by sphenodont
07 Aug 2013, 13:11:40
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage
Replies: 100
Views: 5807

Re: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage

I remember another life ages ago where I was imprisoned in a small four-by-four steel-and-padding cage with nothing but a workstation running Lotus 1-2-3. Then, too, was there a clever plan to cleanly spread out all the votes so that any irregular activity would be easily spotten and the corporate r...
by sphenodont
07 Aug 2013, 08:18:56
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Feature Request/General Problems Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 13863

Re: Feature Request/General Problems Thread

dferrantino wrote:Did you guys remove the member list and ability to view user profiles?


Only for wolves.


(Edit: Didn't notice this yesterday, but yeah, looks like something went wonky. Omega'll have to look into it, though.)
by sphenodont
06 Aug 2013, 19:42:12
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage
Replies: 100
Views: 5807

Re: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage

Omega wrote:If there is also a burning discharge, you should see your physician.

While I may be a doctor*, I am not your doctor and this not medical advice.

*I am not a doctor.


YOKO, is that you?
by sphenodont
06 Aug 2013, 09:53:32
Forum: The Banquet Hall
Topic: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage
Replies: 100
Views: 5807

Re: Day 0: The Feast of Saint Snausage

RaveBomb wrote:Well, I do say that this cheese cart only has SEVEN types of cheeses. This is an OUTRAGE!


We could make it eight. Do you think anyone would miss HellHeart?
by sphenodont
06 Aug 2013, 08:16:35
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Feature Request/General Problems Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 13863

Re: Feature Request/General Problems Thread

Ozymandias wrote:Can we get seconds displayed on post times?


In the control panel, under "Board Preferences", at the bottom of the page is My Date Format. Change it to Custom and set it to something like: "d M Y, H:i:s"

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