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by twdog
28 Sep 2016, 10:17:32
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

You're just afraid I'll have some kill you from beyond the grave
by twdog
28 Sep 2016, 09:15:46
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

I tossed up an Ars thread that I shamelessly ripped off from Okaros
by twdog
28 Sep 2016, 07:32:54
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

Guess who (after 9 weeks) finally has internet! You should contact Amnesty International, or Human Rights Watch or someone about this atrocity. I'm not clear on what other options are in the UK, is this something you can bring up with your MP? Historically, some monarchs will accept petitions from ...
by twdog
26 Sep 2016, 22:29:44
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

Admetus wrote:Believe me, she knows all about you people and your sick, twisted games.


Hmm, maybe I should put tape on my webcam
by twdog
26 Sep 2016, 21:59:06
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

Admetus wrote:I'm pretty disappointed that I'll be missing a twdog game... I always end up on the best factions in those.

Gotta go get married soon, though. :flail:


You could loop your SO in. Just think how a great of a honeymoon it would be for the pair of you to lead the undead vampire faction
by twdog
26 Sep 2016, 21:53:16
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

That was more a playful joke at how wordy your signup thread post is. I'll wait for official game rules to be shared before I worry about any actual confusion. ok, no problem. I know it's wordy, but last time around some people complained that the game I ran was too divergent from what you expect w...
by twdog
26 Sep 2016, 20:24:06
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

Ryvvn wrote:Already confused...


anything I can answer?

Ryvvn wrote:In.


great!
by twdog
26 Sep 2016, 18:55:26
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

TWG 101: Whispers in the darkness

The setting? A remote lonely ski lodge high in the mountains, still open but long past it’s prime and decaying. The bored skeleton staff pays little attention to their only guests, a crew of surveyors evaluating the area for a possible water pipeline expansion. It’s been slow going; the test drillin...
by twdog
21 Sep 2016, 22:49:57
Forum: You Have Died of Dysentery...or something else
Topic: Ye Ole Saloon (witty banter and snarky comments)
Replies: 124
Views: 2854

Re: Ye Ole Saloon (witty banter and snarky comments)

Hey, a bunch of stuff came up and I basically dropped off the face of the earth, but I did want to pop in and say that I enjoyed the game, and thank you for running it.
by twdog
16 Sep 2016, 19:30:47
Forum: Greenhorns
Topic: Day 3: Is this meat safe to eat?
Replies: 90
Views: 2123

Re: Day 3: Is this meat safe to eat?

In the computer game, I always just buy 99 boxes of bullets, no clothes or food, and never stop for anything. Little Timmy died of a snake bite? Well obviously he didn't deserve to go to Oregon! Only the strong will survive! and so ... we press on I also vote Admetus but I would retract my vote if h...
by twdog
15 Sep 2016, 17:32:19
Forum: Greenhorns
Topic: Day 2: Chimney Rock
Replies: 42
Views: 1567

Re: Day 2: Chimney Rock

So, you put everything into the wagons and sealed everything as best you could. Halfway through the river, it became clear that this was a terrible mistake. The water was too rough, too deep... It was mayhem as several wagons got caught in the rapids, slamming into boulders and breaking apart like ...
by twdog
14 Sep 2016, 20:20:33
Forum: Greenhorns
Topic: Day 1: Independence, Missouri
Replies: 71
Views: 2202

Re: Day 1: Independence, Missouri

I thought we had a tie, but obviously I miscounted. Well, I'm only a poor farmer not some rich banker with spares of every part and 20 sets of clothing that knows how to count votes correctly like the rest of you. I believe that Necklessone observes Eastren (aka rich banker with max'd out supplies) ...
by twdog
14 Sep 2016, 20:09:35
Forum: Greenhorns
Topic: Day 1: Independence, Missouri
Replies: 71
Views: 2202

Re: Day 1: Independence, Missouri

7-zark-7 wrote:Yeah, who the hell schedules EOD on Pacific time?


Weren't you just complaining the other day about people scheduling EODs in MDT? Are you like, some kind of time zone supremacist?

Anyway, I suppose I should vote ... how about we kick
#Vote for: rictus
RETRACTED off the wagon?
by twdog
01 Sep 2016, 12:59:55
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG 100 - The Oregon Trail
Replies: 61
Views: 3235

Re: TWG 100 - The Oregon Trail

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by twdog
28 Aug 2016, 08:06:44
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

So did you have any trouble floating your truck down the river?
by twdog
26 Aug 2016, 13:47:02
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

While we're waiting for the next game, I've started up another The Resistance Game single thread game. Inspired by the horrors and deprivations FCM, jrs, and Ryvvn have suffered at the hands of Taco Bell, I give you TRG 2: Kitchen help wanted
by twdog
25 Aug 2016, 17:51:32
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

The Fairy Catmother wrote:Also, I'm thinking of having my upcoming game be Oregon Trail themed to commemorate our move!



I'd play that game just so I could shitpost edited screenshots
[+] the wolf trail
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by twdog
24 Aug 2016, 21:01:39
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

What's on the driver's shirt? Is that a ... a ... is that a pony? Omg! Is rave driving your car? How am I the only one that doesn't know anyone else!?
by twdog
24 Aug 2016, 18:21:44
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Prepare yourself for the mental annihilation that is trying to pay attention to the road while driving through the great plains. Seriously, I just sort of zone out while driving through there .... music, audio books, podcasts .... nothing helps me. Eventually I reach the Rockies and sort of snap out...
by twdog
19 Aug 2016, 20:27:22
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

If you want it to be, although I'm not sure how much there is to be said at the moment
by twdog
12 Aug 2016, 13:28:28
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXCIX - A Classic
Replies: 47
Views: 2493

Re: TWG CXCIX - A Classic

Visigoth wrote:
Also Ravebomb I blame you entirely for this avatar.


Don't blame others for your own vices when you know you're into it
by twdog
12 Aug 2016, 12:58:18
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

So, quick question ... how do people feel about game length? Most games last around a week, but I've seen some that go as long as 2 weeks. What sort of length are people comfortable with? Here's where I'm going with this: the wolf game has a ticking clock to win, in that the humans are trying to eli...
by twdog
08 Aug 2016, 11:36:42
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXCIX - A Classic
Replies: 47
Views: 2493

Re: TWG CXCIX - A Classic

RaveBomb wrote:Just the classic northern BC lumberjack camp.


The only part of BC I know anything about is Vancouver, so I'm assuming this northern lumberjack camp is exactly the same, except, you know, IN the woods.
by twdog
13 Jul 2016, 08:49:42
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

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by twdog
09 Jul 2016, 05:13:47
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

pretty sure season 7+ ruined it
by twdog
08 Jul 2016, 12:07:50
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Game LIV - Archer/Infiltrator Insanity Was the first Inception game I recall playing in. The basic concept is that you start out a game with the usual wolf/human factions and play for awhile, and then after a few days the game stops, it's revealed that the game up till now is fake (like maybe it wa...
by twdog
08 Jul 2016, 10:00:11
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Gungnir888 wrote:The other being that I have a deep dark part of me that knows I'll be an addict and self destruct as a result.


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by twdog
08 Jul 2016, 08:07:04
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Personal Experience : DOM excels at reorganizing the infrastructure to take advantage of synergies in the business model. His boundarylessness makes him a vital part of any cross-team co-located investment project. DOM has demonstrably affected the bottom line through the use of pretty pictures, of...
by twdog
08 Jul 2016, 07:58:13
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Ravebomb plays a lot of games, surly we can find some more people that are on bad terms with him. What about that guy running Ars Caelestis? Achilles I think?
by twdog
06 Jul 2016, 15:04:40
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Clearasday wrote:Attempting to put your TWG inside a twdog.


Oh, is that what the kids are calling it nowadays? :eyebrow:
by twdog
06 Jul 2016, 01:37:49
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

So to make sure and satisfy your paranoia, you'll end up serving garlic on everything. I'm not really seeing the down side here, tbh He'll replace any one of your strapping intelligent American workers in a jiffy. See, here I was thinking about having ImportedBritishInternsAtLowLowPricesForYou repl...
by twdog
04 Jul 2016, 15:37:01
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

rekard wrote:He will put garlic in everything.


Only in what I serve you, actually
by twdog
04 Jul 2016, 13:01:18
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)
Replies: 67
Views: 3879

Re: Game XCVIII: TWG Inc recruitment fair (signup thread)

Experience: ⋅  I've got experience in sales ⋅ I've been know to run games with plot twists from time to time ⋅ I can copy/paste together a passable "what might have been" comic ⋅ and I have excellent aim! Expected compensation: ⋅  Open bar...
by twdog
30 Jun 2016, 08:41:50
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

stick a screw driver into the fans so that it eventually overheats and fails. Then they have to come out and take a look and then you can say "Since you're here anyway ... how about that mouse?" Incidentally, I'm not sure what OS you've got, but on a number of systems you can do you USB fi...
by twdog
30 Jun 2016, 08:20:05
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Today I am manually moving numbers from one database to another. Why? Because the people who log the numbers will only give us access to their web-based front end and didn't respond well to my request to develop some new queries to make my job easier. :( It's so infuriating that all of the data I n...
by twdog
24 Jun 2016, 17:28:52
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

You are all my friends, forgive me this one agonised rant.


You don't have anything to apologize for, and I'm sorry for the pain this is going to cause everyone.
by twdog
24 Jun 2016, 08:17:06
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I hear the vote was "leave." What was this all over? Some kind of "we don't want to pay for Greece" stuff? Well, I'm not an expert, so take this with a gain of salt ... but based on my time in the UK and the people I'm in contact with there, it appears to be largely that ignoran...
by twdog
23 Jun 2016, 18:59:44
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

We'll all need to go live with ravebomb!

:flail:
by twdog
23 Jun 2016, 14:43:12
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

We have business partners in the London, and there's been comments from some of them about London holding a succession referendum if Leave passes. See if you can get in on that.
by twdog
23 Jun 2016, 14:25:16
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Clearasday wrote:Is there any room for me over the waters if my country decides to leave the EU? Maybe I'll apply for that Irish passport I've always been too lazy to get.



I've got space in the server room ....
by twdog
21 Jun 2016, 15:07:20
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I dunno ... are werewolf flavored gummies really going to be that tasty? Maybe if they were marketed right, like ... "Gummie Wolves! Taste the betrayal!"
by twdog
21 Jun 2016, 08:43:59
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2336
Views: 94397

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I used to do pure SA work, but then I transitioned over to leading a devops group. It's small enough that I manage the group, but still do coding and sysadmin work as well. I'm decent at coding, but I'm not awesome and I'm stronger with SA stuff, so initially my role was to be the infrastructure spe...
by twdog
12 May 2016, 15:58:05
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCVI: Omega's Unexpected Retirement Party
Replies: 69
Views: 3836

Re: TWG XCVI: Omega's Unexpected Retirement Party

rekard wrote:Define retirement. On comic books when they retire someone, it gets killed off.



Nobody ever really gets killed off in comic books. Omega is perfectly safe, well, at least as long as he's not peter parker's uncle, but other then that ... totally safe.
by twdog
09 May 2016, 10:50:14
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCVI: Omega's Unexpected Retirement Party
Replies: 69
Views: 3836

Re: TWG XCVI: ExEoD

RaveBomb wrote:Clearly, Gamer Luna is the best Luna.


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by twdog
09 May 2016, 10:21:05
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCVI: Omega's Unexpected Retirement Party
Replies: 69
Views: 3836

Re: TWG XCVI: ExEoD

In. Me an twdog will join forces for an adorable victory over everyone that claims that ANYPONY that's not Luna is best. Hold on a minute! Are really on the same page here? There's several different versions of Luna in fandom and whatever, and I'd only support someone who like the right version! An...
by twdog
09 May 2016, 09:59:39
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCVI: Omega's Unexpected Retirement Party
Replies: 69
Views: 3836

Re: TWG XCVI: ExEoD

IN for this
by twdog
02 May 2016, 14:36:54
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG XCV: Ravebomb Roulette
Replies: 42
Views: 2597

Re: TWG XCV: Ravebomb Roulette

ravebomb or terrorist: you decide

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