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by 7-zark-7
25 Jul 2017, 16:41:05
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I've been driving back and forth to a storage shed near the new house - mostly taking loads in the wife's SUV (my convertible is surprisingly unhelpful in this regard), but this weekend I rented a cargo van. We have most of our stuff in storage now - Xmas stuff may stay stored a bit longer, but the ...
by 7-zark-7
21 Jul 2017, 17:47:53
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist
Replies: 25
Views: 1709

Re: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist

Meta4! Welcome back. There's pie in the image pub

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
18 Jul 2017, 17:28:45
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist
Replies: 25
Views: 1709

Re: TWG CXVI - The Blacklist

RaveBomb wrote:
[+] Redacted
I said it was Redacted


Shades of Rekard's MCP game

[+] Spoiler
literally, those were the shades used


More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
18 Jul 2017, 08:38:46
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Visigoth wrote:Mortgage brokers would be sociopaths. They don't care who wins as long as they get the profits when they bundle and sell off your mortgage.


This is utterly and completely true. Are you laying seer cover?

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
17 Jul 2017, 15:31:30
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Is it really a confession after they've been called out by the seer? That should have said concessions, but you raise an excellent point. We'd better lynch them to be sure. I am fairly tempted to run a single thread game where home sellers are cast as wolves, potential buyers are the humans, and mo...
by 7-zark-7
17 Jul 2017, 06:30:50
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

We are expecting the paperwork tonight. A few confessions on both sides, but the upshot is the seller is paying for the roof replacement.

More (deals) in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
14 Jul 2017, 16:05:39
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I agree wholeheartedly - I don't wish to pick nits. We sold our prior house back in 2012 in Massachusetts & have been apartment dwellers since in greater NYC. The buyer's inspector during our sale found a few things, we fixed & kicked something like $5k out of pocket towards their closing to...
by 7-zark-7
14 Jul 2017, 08:39:38
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

A fair point - but, if you recall, I am also a wolf (at the moment, a dead one, but I digress). Do I throw the seller under the bus for human cred?
by 7-zark-7
14 Jul 2017, 08:29:33
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I'm nervous about the house purchase. We really like the place for a number of reasons, & its got good bones. But the list we got from the inspection (and therefore the one we gave the seller) was fairly lengthy & we were supposed to hear back today from the seller today. Seller requested &a...
by 7-zark-7
11 Jul 2017, 12:23:47
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Someone's already busy getting themselves into the proper frame of mind for the next game... Hmm - I'll tentatively take the back half of July. Unknown theme atm. I am so down for unknown theme atm. So long as it's the kind that gives out money, that is. Also a bit curious what you means when you s...
by 7-zark-7
10 Jul 2017, 21:16:18
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Also, mom sends her love:

Image

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
10 Jul 2017, 05:18:59
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

You hear a muffled thud from the shogoth tank:

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by 7-zark-7
28 Jun 2017, 13:53:54
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I agree with all the points Gungnir and DOM raise, but will go slightly further: Game stores (whether RPG, Board, or Both) are *ridiculously* thin margin business. If you're at all worried about the financial risk (both in the riskiness of the business sense as well as your own personal/family fina...
by 7-zark-7
23 Jun 2017, 17:20:45
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: CXV - A Call to Arms
Replies: 29
Views: 1821

Re: CXV - A Call to Arms

In. Your thread at Ars points to your old game with Star vs. the Forces of Evil. I thought it was a time traveling game. SvtFE was actually *my* old game, so this is actually a Quantum Leap-style time-travelling game. DOM must leap from game to game, putting right the mistakes other GMs have made a...
by 7-zark-7
23 Jun 2017, 17:18:27
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Made an offer on a house today - waiting to hear back. That's right, the Zarkowskis are going suburban.

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
21 Jun 2017, 17:12:00
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: CXV - A Call to Arms
Replies: 29
Views: 1821

Re: CXV - A Call to Arms

DastardlyOldMan wrote:Render unto Caesar and all that


What... like fat?

Regardless, I'll go ahead and say I'm in... there may be a more substantial post later.

Or I may post city council transcripts. Tough call

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
20 Jun 2017, 13:55:55
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: General Forum Bug Reporting/Problem Thread
Replies: 154
Views: 28315

Re: General Forum Bug Reporting/Problem Thread

Hey - where did the links to prior games go to? I didn't play in the first "Charger" game & went looking for it to no avail.

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
18 Jun 2017, 08:00:49
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

I tend to agree. This thread needs more cowbell.

Happy Father's Day to those so inclined. We're off to have some family fun today.

What are the non-Zarkowski's doing?

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
05 Jun 2017, 07:16:48
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Well, I feel slightly vindicated. (Only slightly). I made it to final 3 and we won as town. Will post the links when I get in the office.

I have to say, it's a whole different world over there... I wouldn't mind bringing some fresh blood over, but this place... this is home.

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
02 Jun 2017, 17:15:24
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Re: Free Stuff Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 4776

Re: Free Stuff Thread

Aldax wrote:
7-zark-7 wrote:
Aldax wrote: Deus Ex: Invisible War
Deus Ex: The Fall


hoping I'm doing this right, & less in a bit,

7z7


It is done, have fun!


Thank you kind sir!

- Steve / 7z7
by 7-zark-7
01 Jun 2017, 19:28:57
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Re: Free Stuff Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 4776

Re: Free Stuff Thread

Aldax wrote: Deus Ex: Invisible War
Deus Ex: The Fall


hoping I'm doing this right, & less in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
30 May 2017, 23:55:25
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Wife and I are considering houses in Connecticut... with my job in northern NJ, that puts my daily commute close to 2 hours each way. Not looking forward to that as a daily grind. I may end up switching to NYC as an office to be able to make it more of a train commute rather than driving every day. ...
by 7-zark-7
27 May 2017, 00:07:43
Forum: Vanilla Light
Topic: Day 6
Replies: 13
Views: 1176

Re: Day 6

For failure to vote a second time, player the fairy catmother would have been eliminated by Wrath of God today; however, the town handled that on God's behalf. Day 6 ends now, because the game ends now. Wolves Win! Congratulations necklessone, gungnir888, and dferrantino! Popping in very briefly - ...
by 7-zark-7
22 May 2017, 19:20:31
Forum: Absolutely Dead
Topic: Dead 0
Replies: 24
Views: 823

Re: Dead 0

MEM, you got an honorable mention somewhere else, just so you know

less in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
21 May 2017, 23:40:01
Forum: Absolutely Dead
Topic: Dead 0
Replies: 24
Views: 823

Re: Dead 0

I'm just here for the muffled thuds from the shogoth tank.

Less in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
21 May 2017, 21:13:53
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

FINAL UPDATE Your representative has been slotted into this game below. :eyebrow: Now, I'm not supposed to say anything once the game starts, which is any moment now so I'll make this quick - they don't do wrath of god over there like we do, but they do occasionally throw rabid frogs into their for...
by 7-zark-7
21 May 2017, 07:33:24
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux
Replies: 27
Views: 1343

Re: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux

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. Assumptions are strange and dangerous things. Speaking of whic...
by 7-zark-7
20 May 2017, 23:21:40
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Changing my Mafia Universe avatar to the Doc Brown one from this game (slightly smaller, they only allow 100x100 pixels, which I find just sad). Sadly, I don't think the brothers Zarkowski RP is approachable enough in a one-shot game scenario... Doc Brown may be slightly more approachable - if I'm t...
by 7-zark-7
20 May 2017, 22:58:09
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Just re-iterating - in... PMing & posting now.

more (or less) in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
17 May 2017, 10:03:17
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux
Replies: 27
Views: 1343

Re: TWG CXIII - Abso Vani Redux

there will be nothing extra - there may barely be any narration aside from who was lynched and who was mauled yeah - no. On a more serious note, I need to skip this one to give some attention to the mafia championship, a battle dedicated to ensuring that the flavortext of the people, by the people,...
by 7-zark-7
05 May 2017, 20:17:33
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Director in Miami just forwarded my VP a note from one of his young engineers that Sven's not providing the support he needs and asking for a call. At 11 PM on a Friday night. Youngling engineer can't diagnose his way out of a paper bag without a team guiding him every step of the way just got a cal...
by 7-zark-7
03 May 2017, 16:23:37
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

Admetus wrote:The lady and I are already scheduled to sing in a concert that weekend


You know, they say there was a secret chord that David played and it pleased the lord. I don't suppose you know it & can let the rest of us in on the secret?

It might be important one of these days...

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
03 May 2017, 10:31:42
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXII : One Punch Man
Replies: 30
Views: 2139

Re: TWG CXII : One Punch Man

Great Scott! Am I in time for the game?

Because I can come back later. Or Earlier. I can come back any time at all.

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
02 May 2017, 22:29:39
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXII : One Punch Man
Replies: 30
Views: 2139

Re: TWG CXII : One Punch Man

rekard wrote:Game begins tomorrow


So when you say tomorrow, which tomorrow exactly are you referring to?

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
29 Apr 2017, 07:16:03
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Thanks thingyman! Overlords, can you create a local forum with permissions for everyone save me, Campa and Quino?

I mean, you can try to exclude mamma Z as well, I just don't know how successful you'll be at that.

More (or less) in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
25 Apr 2017, 01:09:29
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXII : One Punch Man
Replies: 30
Views: 2139

Re: TWG CXII : One Punch Man

The Z is for Zarkowski

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
23 Apr 2017, 00:16:39
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Ryvvn is right. If anyone else steps forward they are welcome. If not, I've got this.

Either way, count is in please Thingyman...
by 7-zark-7
20 Apr 2017, 18:47:38
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: The drnka thread
Replies: 98
Views: 9026

Re: The drnka thread

Two words... Vegas Baby

Less in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
18 Apr 2017, 22:13:20
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

Go ahead and lock the spot. We'll send someone. Maybe not our best and brightest but what else is new?

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
18 Apr 2017, 13:19:36
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: Mafia Championships & Us
Replies: 53
Views: 4786

Re: Mafia Championships & Us

That was fun. I'd ask for a session without toads, however. Otherwise I would definitely need a vigilante shot again.

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
14 Apr 2017, 11:18:05
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

My faith in our IT department* is such that I perform my own biweekly backups to an external drive. Gods, I wish our users were more self sufficient like this. We're not IT, but you can tell that some of the editors think we are. Accidental Deletes of sequences (shortform commercial spots all the w...
by 7-zark-7
12 Apr 2017, 21:54:50
Forum: The Court
Topic: Card Clean Up - Game Over
Replies: 7
Views: 976

Re: Card Clean Up - Game Over

My mistake was that I was assuming rekard was definitely the final wolf. That's not a mistake. If Rekard lives to the endgame, it's either because he's an immortal princess or a wolf. It just happened he was in princess mode rather than mangy this time around. Again, welcome to the fun More in a bi...
by 7-zark-7
12 Apr 2017, 21:53:05
Forum: The Village Pub III
Topic: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back
Replies: 2412
Views: 116716

Re: F5 - The Refresh Strikes Back

We should all try necklessone's soylent vitamins.

More in a bit,

7z7
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 19:01:14
Forum: New Game Signups
Topic: TWG CXI: A Simple Mythunderstanding (signup thread)
Replies: 32
Views: 2147

Re: TWG CXI: A Simple Mythunderstanding (signup thread)

Will you keep the avatar rekard? Maybe if I ask really nice?

More in a bit,

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by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 18:56:57
Forum: The Excourticated
Topic: Card Stock - Dead Chat
Replies: 77
Views: 3487

Re: Card Stock - Dead Chat

FCM, thanks for the company and council in the wolf forum. I really lamented when the coin flip meant you were detained and I wasn't. I think you've got a better endgame than I usually do. This came completely down to ChrisWulf's choice on the last day. Kudos to our King & welcome to the fun. We...
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 18:48:18
Forum: The Excourticated
Topic: Card Stock - Dead Chat
Replies: 77
Views: 3487

Re: Card Stock - Dead Chat

Thanks for the game Ryvvn - a nail biter to the end. My lean to FCM was legit - she obviously knew the game (using it as a way to resolve in a prior game), so I figured she would have nuance and mind of the GM advantage. I was actually a bit surprised she didn't draw heat on either note as a preferr...
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 17:08:44
Forum: The Discourteous
Topic: Shred - Night 7
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Shred - Night 7

Hmmm. Is no lynch an option?
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 16:07:24
Forum: The Discourteous
Topic: Shred - Night 7
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Shred - Night 7

Briefly confirming this is a valid actionable lynch should we make it to days end: rekard>chris Is the lynch a tiebreaker if Chris does nothing? Curious as the way I read the order of operations, he would resolve out first, then lynch occurs (Either way). Then maul. You specifically call out that a ...
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 11:36:49
Forum: The Discourteous
Topic: Shred - Night 7
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Shred - Night 7

No worries - despite the discourteous title of this forum, I've found everyone here to be quite friendly. Like we're all royalty or something. I kind of wanted to give voice before the game resolved as it might sound like sour grapes after if it didn't go my way End analysis is this is a fun game, w...
by 7-zark-7
11 Apr 2017, 11:19:44
Forum: The Discourteous
Topic: Shred - Night 7
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Shred - Night 7

Not advocating for a late change - but 2 unmaulable players in the endgame (one detained, the other by role definition) gives me pause.

More in a bit,

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