Kevin's Watch Forum Index
 HomeHome   MemberlistMemberlist   RegisterRegister   SearchSearch   ProfileProfile   FAQFAQ   StatisticsStatistics  SudokuSudoku   Phoogle MapPhoogle Map 
 AlbumAlbum StoresStores   StoresItems Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Meta Discussion
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5
 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Kevin's Watch Forum Index -> GM's Dungeon -> Heart of God: The Outsiders
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Tue May 26, 2020 10:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Think maybe I should say a little more on this. I was feeling like there wasn't a lot of game in the game, with the characters not really making use of their attributes, and I also felt like I hadn't really got the balance right of how success and failure should work with the dice rolls. So I went back to the original document for Simple World that I'd based the system on and had a reread and a think about how things should work. As a result, I decided to lean a bit more on the dice rolls, and got a clearer picture of what it would mean if you rolled a particular result.
You're seeing that now in the latest response I gave for Richard Slade.

If you have any comments or concerns about this change please speak up, it is something that might shake up the way the game's been going so far and I don't want it to feel like I'm being unfair.
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
StevieG
Andelainian

Male
Joined: 12 Dec 2007
Posts: 4299

Thanks: 12
Thanked 28 Times in 27 Posts

Location: Australia
6834 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Furls Fire


PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2020 1:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I don't think I have a problem with this, although it severely limits Richard's ability to interact with anyone - seeing he's charmless Wink

In the current situation, he basically has to back away, instead of intimidating the guard (for example), because any further interaction means a -1 penalty. It will probably limit his ability to approach anyone with an innocent request. So yes, it will impact how the game is played from my perspective.
_________________
Hugs and sh!t!! ~ lucimay

I think you're right ~ TheFallen
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Phoogle Map
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2020 7:18 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

To be fair, you could still try things, especially if you have bonuses to them, since it's only a -1. All about odds, really.
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Bela Gin
Money Bags


Joined: 21 Jan 2008
Posts: 160

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


597 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Sat May 30, 2020 6:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Paula's got a boyfriend! Paula's got a boyfriend!


Kiss Hand
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just popping in to let you know I am around and keeping an eye on things, but I also understand if work and other real life commitments take priority over the game at this time, which is why I haven't said anything. There's no pressure here.

The game is currently still in "you have time to stop and discuss what's about to happen" mode, but whenever you folks feel like you've said all there is to say to each other all you need to do is let me know you're ready to move on.
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Bela Gin
Money Bags


Joined: 21 Jan 2008
Posts: 160

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


597 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm done talking to these two clowns.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
StevieG
Andelainian

Male
Joined: 12 Dec 2007
Posts: 4299

Thanks: 12
Thanked 28 Times in 27 Posts

Location: Australia
6834 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Furls Fire


PostPosted: Fri Jul 17, 2020 6:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm happy to wait for Caam to be more available. I'm around a bit at the moment with the Pink Floyd review going on, and some Gap Cycle dissections in the planning. So ready to keep going when others are around.
_________________
Hugs and sh!t!! ~ lucimay

I think you're right ~ TheFallen
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Phoogle Map
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Mon Aug 10, 2020 8:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Apropos of nothing:
If your character could take a vacation anywhere at all in this imaginary fantasy world that we have not at all described or explored, where would they go?
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Sun Aug 16, 2020 10:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nothing? Okay...
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Sun Aug 23, 2020 10:54 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Checking in again, are you folks even still around?
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Richard Slade
Thief


Joined: 29 Mar 2020
Posts: 78

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


351 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 11:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm here. Don't know what those other slackers are up to.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Menolly
Blek Lives Metter

FemaleRanyhyn
Joined: 19 May 2005
Posts: 23312

Thanks: 33
Thanked 92 Times in 91 Posts

Location: Harper Hall, Fort Hold, Northern Continent, Pern...
150618 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Pantheon Veteran1 2008 Watcher of the Year1 Furls Fire


PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not that it matters, but I'm still lurking in the peanut gallery, hoping for advancement of the story...
_________________
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website MSN Messenger Phoogle Map
Lazy Luke
License to Copycat


Joined: 06 May 2018
Posts: 1422

Thanks: 4
Thanked 13 Times in 13 Posts

Location: Plasticdisguiseville
2922 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

... I know, it's like waiting for christmas!
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
I'm Murrin
Aren't you?


Joined: 08 Apr 2003
Posts: 15675

Thanks: 8
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts

Location: North East, UK
26166 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 Rubber Duck


PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah, just as we were about to do something interesting one of our players went MIA, and I couldn't see a decent way to keep things going, so we just have to wait until everyone's able to find time for it again.
_________________
Inspiration Struck.

Mod of the General Fantasy/Sci-Fi Forum
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Dread Poet Jethro
My quill pen is mightier Than the sword you drop


Joined: 16 Sep 2009
Posts: 844

Thanks: 4
Thanked 14 Times in 14 Posts


228 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:
1 2009 Watchies1 Furls Fire1 2011 Watchies


PostPosted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 9:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Such things have never
Been known to occur in these
Gravin Threndor games
_________________
About masks: "It's just they're terribly comfortable. I think everyone will be wearing them in the future."
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Bela Gin
Money Bags


Joined: 21 Jan 2008
Posts: 160

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


597 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm just sitting on a bar stool, waiting to meet some guy.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Richard Slade
Thief


Joined: 29 Mar 2020
Posts: 78

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts


351 White Gold Dollars
Tokens
HP

User Items:


PostPosted: Thu Aug 27, 2020 11:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm standing, waiting patiently for Paula to respond... Very Happy
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Kevin's Watch Forum Index -> GM's Dungeon -> Heart of God: The Outsiders All times are GMT
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Page 5 of 5

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by Earthpower © Kevin's Watch