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Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« on: May 13, 2014, 04:11:08 am »
Hey Pat lets concentrate discussion into one thread instead of over several.

I suppose for my part I've sort of lost interest in RPs that don't have some sort of rules or constraints on the players. I get more enjoyment out of playing when I know everyone is on the same page and there is someone more or less in charge (a GM) to make sure the story stays on track.

Summer is coming up and in between working my summer job I'll probably be pretty bored and have some time on my hands. SO, if people were interested I could set up a play by post (ie right here on the forum) game of Dungeon World. Its a super simple pen and paper RPG, where the players and the GM both collaboratively create the setting and drive the story. What say you.


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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2014, 05:14:52 am »
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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2014, 07:09:59 am »
I still love looking back on the 3rd NEW Superhero RP.  My first proper RP outside of the Spore forum, massive learning experience. 

Summer is coming up and in between working my summer job I'll probably be pretty bored and have some time on my hands. SO, if people were interested I could set up a play by post (ie right here on the forum) game of Dungeon World. Its a super simple pen and paper RPG, where the players and the GM both collaboratively create the setting and drive the story. What say you.

I would be game for that.  I'd love to dust off Grogi Dorfson again.  I had a blast that one other time you ran a Dungeon World game.
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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2014, 11:12:35 am »
Superpower was something I go back to a lot as well. Thought about picking a random point in the old RP and starting it from there and seeing how we'd do things differently.

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2014, 03:47:30 pm »
Pat that's the sort of thinking that gives us movie reboots nobody asked for.  :-\
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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2014, 02:12:12 pm »
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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #7 on: March 23, 2016, 04:30:23 pm »
heh someone should invite him over to discuss it with the man himself

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #8 on: March 23, 2016, 05:49:17 pm »
Thought about joining there and saying something.

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #9 on: March 23, 2016, 11:22:32 pm »
Wow we're officially a source, guys.

No, no, he did. In the everything else section, at least. Officially, this makes him king.

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #10 on: March 24, 2016, 06:36:20 pm »
How'd you find this? That's pretty cool. It's a shame your guide didn't get more attention back in the day, it was pretty comprehensive.
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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #11 on: March 24, 2016, 06:39:51 pm »
I was looking up RP stuff on Google.

It was a neat thing. I'd change a few things in hindsight though.

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #12 on: March 27, 2016, 05:05:57 pm »
What things would you change?

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #13 on: March 27, 2016, 06:47:05 pm »
Probably make it shorter.

Also the Three Pillars. I mean I guess the document was written to help acclimate newcomers and beginners, but do you need a protagonist or antagonist? I dunno! Do what you want. :3

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Re: Patstalgia: I guess we're talking about RPs now!
« Reply #14 on: March 27, 2016, 09:58:59 pm »
Inkling Appendix:  Punch the bad guys in the face.
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