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    Quote Originally Posted by Pablo Diablo View Post
    Go straight in. I only ran one. And it was Punch Out themed. When you enjoy what you’re writing about it makes it easier to add flavour.
    Seconded. Metal Gear Solid wasn't a huge success, but I had fun writing it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jarrod1983 View Post
    Question for game runners, do you ever make up powers or win conditions or even roles to suit a story or your liking on what you think would be fun or do you adhere to mostly traditional set ups people or other sites use or that you've read about on a site like wiki?
    I make shit up all the time. If it fits the narrative and doesn't ruin game balance, do whatever really.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jarrod1983 View Post
    Question for game runners, do you ever make up powers or win conditions or even roles to suit a story or your liking on what you think would be fun or do you adhere to mostly traditional set ups people or other sites use or that you've read about on a site like wiki?
    I've created roles called Reviver and Soul Thief. The Reviver has worked well in both games it's been applied, the Soul Thief had the potential to break the game but the scum got trigger shy (randomly enough, I'd made them far too strong, but that strength got them thinking in too many ways).

    Go crazy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JP View Post
    I've created roles called Reviver and Soul Thief. The Reviver has worked well in both games it's been applied, the Soul Thief had the potential to break the game but the scum got trigger shy (randomly enough, I'd made them far too strong, but that strength got them thinking in too many ways).

    Go crazy.
    I wish I had my notes so I could go and look at some of the shit I have used. I could go look at the archived threads but meh.

    Making shit up is fun.

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    If I get a call this week and am turned down for a job, I'll be starting my rewatch of The Wire in prep for Season 1 of GriMafia Wire.

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    So, The Wire is coming together slowly... but I don't know if we have 23 people. I can probably trim it down to 18-20 if needed.

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    If some dickhead had an Avengers game ready to go...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grimario View Post
    So, The Wire is coming together slowly... but I don't know if we have 23 people. I can probably trim it down to 18-20 if needed.
    sounds lovely

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    Quote Originally Posted by JP View Post
    If some dickhead had an Avengers game ready to go...
    *snaps fingers*

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    I got three weeks holiday off work and in a better state of mind than when Grim’s game started so a good mafia game soon wouldn’t go amiss.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grimario View Post
    If I get a call this week and am turned down for a job, I'll be starting my rewatch of The Wire in prep for Season 1 of GriMafia Wire.
    So, this won't happen for a bit. I did get a call and I did get turned down for the job but they were so impressed, they are working with HR to create a job just for me. What a wild ride that phone call was.

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    Congrats bab.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JP View Post
    Congrats bab.
    Except they've now withdrawn the offer. FFS

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grimario View Post
    Except they've now withdrawn the offer. FFS
    Sorry to hear that man, very shit of them.

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    The upside is I will get to work on my rewatch and season 1 should start here in the next week or two.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grimario View Post
    The upside is I will get to work on my rewatch and season 1 should start here in the next week or two.
    Cool. I'll be around this time. Been getting the itch.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grimario View Post
    The upside is I will get to work on my rewatch and season 1 should start here in the next week or two.
    looking forward to it. I have passed on the last several mafias but won't resist The Wire.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fro View Post
    looking forward to it. I have passed on the last several mafias but won't resist The Wire.
    I look forward to the walk in the garden.

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    I'm getting the itch. Any games on the horizon anyone?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Badger View Post
    I'm getting the itch.
    They make a cream for that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CWE View Post
    They make a cream for that.
    Neutrogina's no fixing it.

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    I would run something, but I won't really have time during the semester. I know JP has Avengers in his pocket if Grim isn't ready with The Wire...

    I have intentions for TMNT III during the Christmas break, though

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    I'm keen to run one but I've just got crazy mental block. The last game felt so shit by my usual standards and with the massive rut I'm in after getting made redundant, I'm just struggling for motivation.

    I've got 23 roles roughly sorted but really want to get through a rewatch to (Mc)Nut(ty) out the details. That 23 can be condensed into maybe 18 roles with some roles combined but yeah, my brain is fried trying to write it up.

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    I could run a mini game but probably not until next week.

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