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Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Tue Dec 09, 2008 9:21 pm

As some of you may know, I run roleplaying games for the keenspace IRC channel. At the request of Tellurider I'm going to be running a RP game based off Greek myth and legend. If I haven't lost your attention already I direct you to the campaign intro here. You can post your interest and/or questions here or flag me down in keenspace IRC, I'm there most evenings and nights. I intend to run this game alternating Tuesdays or Wednesdays. That is all.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Tellurider on Wed Dec 10, 2008 6:01 am

p.s. AND IT'S GONNA BE AWESOME!!!

that is all.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Dr Legostar on Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:15 am

can i be an NPC?


cause there's no chance of me finding the time to join in.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Killbert-Robby on Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:25 am

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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Heart on Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:46 am

Count me in. :)
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:27 am

Dr Legostar wrote:can i be an NPC?


cause there's no chance of me finding the time to join in.


I can certainly have you show up now and again. Either as a player or as an antagonist :) .
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Dr Legostar on Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:32 am

Vorticus wrote:
Dr Legostar wrote:can i be an NPC?


cause there's no chance of me finding the time to join in.


I can certainly have you show up now and again. Either as a player or as an antagonist :) .


gee i wonder which i'd want to be.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby CJBurgandy on Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:10 pm

you already know I'm all over this idea :D
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:11 pm

Dr Legostar wrote:
Vorticus wrote:
Dr Legostar wrote:can i be an NPC?


cause there's no chance of me finding the time to join in.


I can certainly have you show up now and again. Either as a player or as an antagonist :) .


gee i wonder which i'd want to be.


I totally see you playing a vanglorious hero :wink:
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Dr Legostar on Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:31 pm

Vorticus wrote:I totally see you playing a vanglorious hero :wink:


you're mean.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Rkolter on Wed Dec 10, 2008 1:38 pm

The rules for PDQ talk about elements, really briefly, and then never again. Are they something we would need to be concerned with?

And what are hero points?

I might be interested in joining. I'm going to have some free time coming up...
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby SergeXIII on Wed Dec 10, 2008 3:49 pm

You might not think it from what you know of me, but I'm new to these and really want to get into them.

Is it cool if i join?
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Wed Dec 10, 2008 4:43 pm

Rkolter wrote:The rules for PDQ talk about elements, really briefly, and then never again. Are they something we would need to be concerned with?

And what are hero points?

I might be interested in joining. I'm going to have some free time coming up...


Elements shouldn't come up. I'll brief you all if they do. Hero points are a characters extra ability to be badass. You can spend hero points to gain an upshift on a roll, an extra d6 on your roll, upshift your damage after a successful attack, regain lost failure and damage ranks in conflict, or grant you a small measure of narrative control.

They're also indirectly your experience points. PDQ isn't huge on progressive character advancement like D&D so don't expect a lot of change in your character abilities.

Sure you can play serge. I'm only going to start turning people down when I get too many to run the game.

I should mention I do expect you to all make characters that play nice with one another. I'm aware not everyone would be able to make it to a group character generation session initially so keep the characters heroic and social(ie, no loners or backstabbers. If you want to play a backstabber or another recurring antagonist let me know and I'll see what we can work out). I don't mind if you verbally snipe at each other in character but I don't want any characters dragging the game down.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby SergeXIII on Wed Dec 10, 2008 8:23 pm

Should we set up our preliminary characters now, or wait until Tuesday?
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Thu Dec 11, 2008 7:40 pm

SergeXIII wrote:Should we set up our preliminary characters now, or wait until Tuesday?


Hop into chat sometime and we'll talk character stuff.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Dotty on Fri Dec 12, 2008 1:37 am

I'm working the next 5 dayshifts, but hopefully I'll get a chance to talk to you about all this fun stuff!
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Vorticus on Fri Dec 12, 2008 9:29 pm

Here's an updated schedule for this game for all of you interested in playing.

Finish up with Pirate RP: Dec 17th.
Make characters for Greek RP: Roll parentage or patronage by Dec 17th, have a character finished by Dec. 23.
Week of Christmas: Likely no game unless you all insist.
Start Game: Dec 31st or Jan 7th.

There you have it! Questions or anything else, post it here or pop into chat.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Bustertheclown on Fri Dec 12, 2008 11:50 pm

God(s), this sounds like a fun idea. I wish I had the time to join in. Maybe I'll just draw some pictures of ancient Greeky stuff, and post it for inspiration.
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Killbert-Robby on Sat Dec 13, 2008 6:41 am

Vorticus wrote:Here's an updated schedule for this game for all of you interested in playing.

Finish up with Pirate RP: Dec 17th.
Make characters for Greek RP: Roll parentage or patronage by Dec 17th, have a character finished by Dec. 23.
Week of Christmas: Likely no game unless you all insist.
Start Game: Dec 31st or Jan 7th.

There you have it! Questions or anything else, post it here or pop into chat.


S'alright if I do parentage/patronage as we finish up the pirate RP? Dicechan is just there :P
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Re: Of Mice and Minotaurs.

Postby Phact0rri on Sat Dec 13, 2008 10:15 am

wish my work schedule allowed it.
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