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Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008



Welcome to Mafia Gear Solid Mafia, a mafia game for 19 players with flavour from Metal Gear Solid, the finest cinematic gaming series in history.



Metal Gear?!
The brainchild of Hideo Kojima, each of the five MGS games sees you take on the role of Snake, a super-skilled soldier on a mission to save the world from a robotic nuclear threat.

If you want to know about the Metal Gear background, go here and spend a week.

Not just a simple shoot'em up, the Metal Gear Solid series considers themes such as what it's like to be a soldier, the nature of war, how information is controlled in society and what it means to be free.

The storylines for the MGS games can be ridiculously complicated, reflected to a limited extent in this setup. As a simpler way of thinking about MGS, I once read that Kojima hates nukes and likes sexy ladies. That covers most of the series.

This game is generally set in the storylines covered by MGS1, 2 and 4.

Mafia?!
Mafia is a game where an uninformed majority (the town) try and find the faction of informed killers (the mafia, or scum). It's about reading people, gauging reactions and manipulating them to your team's advantage.

This is a role madness game, in that every player will have more things to do than just post and vote. Having said that, posting is the most important part of any game. Use actions to help your game, but be warned, relying solely on night actions will hurt your team.

Should I play?
MGS is a fun franchise and this game will be too. The setup is far less complex than what Kojima would make, so there's really nothing to be afraid of.

Discord
I may be trying something new and using Discord for parts of this game. If you don't have access to Discord, please let me know.

Rules
  • Days are at least 24 hours long, starting and ending around 12PM ADST (8pm US Eastern). If I resolve actions quickly enough I'll open up the thread early.
  • Donít intentionally post between hammer and flip unless it's a great post in which case do it.
  • Votes will be majority of players to hammer (days can end in a no hang).
  • As befits a Metal Gear Solid game, everyone has a role. The characters can do cool things, and so can you!
  • Non-town players may have been given fake flavour.
  • No editing posts. Make a clarification in a new post.
  • Donít directly quote mod PMs. If you have any questions throughout the game, PM me.
  • Have fun, and

Mafia Role FAQ: http://wiki.mafiascum.net/index.php?title=Roles

Birdstrike fucked around with this message at Nov 21, 2017 around 23:54

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Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008





  1. b-minus1
  2. BottleKnight
  3. CCKeane
  4. flerp
  5. GeneX
  6. Infinitum
  7. Jonathan Fisk
  8. MysticalMachineGun
  9. NevergirlsOFFICIAL
  10. Podima
  11. Retro Futurist
  12. Revolver Anidav
  13. SalTheBard
  14. SirSamVimes
  15. St Evan Echoes
  16. STONE COLD 64
  17. Tired Moritz
  18. Xad
  19. Your Personal Muse

Birdstrike fucked around with this message at Nov 27, 2017 around 01:31

flerp
Feb 25, 2014



hell yeah

Revolver Anidav
Feb 12, 2016

"Diamond Dogs? They're pretty good...

But they've got nothing on my doooooooooooooooog...."


Will Otacon have a daypiss ability?

Infinitum
Jul 30, 2004






College Slice

Xad
Jul 2, 2009

Git gud or get rekt


No Revengeance?

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




I need scissors! 61!

Tired Moritz
Mar 25, 2012

awww he's sleepy


I wont play but I'll be around if you need a replacement. If you're not gonna do replacing, then put me in spec chat.

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




MysticalMachineGun posted:

I need scissors! 61!

Did you say 'Nerd'?

STONE COLD 64
Oct 20, 2006

austin 3:16 says shut up. shut hte fuck up. where is my beer. i need hel

this will take two weeks to fill so sign me up friendo

Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008



STONE COLD 64 posted:

this will take two weeks to fill so sign me up friendo

That's the plan

NevergirlsOFFICIAL
Apr 24, 2004



put me in

NevergirlsOFFICIAL
Apr 24, 2004



please

GeneX
Sep 29, 2014

ahhh


gently caress yes Iím in

Podima
Nov 4, 2009

I apologize for the cage.


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ok yeah

someone get bif in here too

Retro Futurist
Aug 8, 2007

Yesterday's Tomorrow,
Today!


Metal...gear!?

Moatillata
Dec 13, 2006

Maintain.


Moatillata
Dec 13, 2006

Maintain.


Podima
Nov 4, 2009

I apologize for the cage.


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fixing your lovely embed (gifv doesn't work, and only sissy weak babies use timg)

Moatillata
Dec 13, 2006

Maintain.


Podima posted:

fixing your lovely embed (gifv doesn't work, and only sissy weak babies use timg)

The blood stays on the blade

Your Personal Muse
Oct 5, 2010

12 Large Brother

!

Bifauxnen
Aug 11, 2010

quote:

And regardless of whether we chose right or not,

Fuck you, Atrus


Podima posted:

ok yeah

someone get bif in here too

I'm still on a break but Birb said I couldn't sign up anyway!!

Tired Moritz
Mar 25, 2012

awww he's sleepy


Make the biggest weeb in the game Otacon.

Your Personal Muse
Oct 5, 2010

12 Large Brother

This will be just like one of my Japanese animes!!!!

Xad
Jul 2, 2009

Git gud or get rekt


Tired Moritz posted:

Make the biggest weeb in the game Otacon.

How would you be able to choose in a game of goons?

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




Bifauxnen posted:

I'm still on a break but Birb said I couldn't sign up anyway!!

Colonel! We managed to avoid drowning!

SLASHER HAWKE
Nov 9, 2016



Plug your PM into Mod port 2. If you do that he won't be able to read your mind!

St Evan Echoes
Oct 17, 2004



Fun Shoe

okay yes if there are spots still available, i think 80s VHS is probably gonna wrap up soon anyway

GeneX
Sep 29, 2014

ahhh


Xad posted:

How would you be able to choose in a game of goons?

Most recent post in ADTRW

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




I'm out despite posting a few times. That hammer time is pretty much straight after I get back from the gym so I wouldn't be around for the final voting most days.

Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008



MysticalMachineGun posted:

I'm out despite posting a few times. That hammer time is pretty much straight after I get back from the gym so I wouldn't be around for the final voting most days.

I could make hammer before you go to the gym?

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




Midday eastern?

Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008



I could do that

Podima
Nov 4, 2009

I apologize for the cage.


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Midday EST is going to be tough for me since I can't really mafia from work, sorry. I can bow out for MMG in observance of clear Aussie superiority though!

Podima
Nov 4, 2009

I apologize for the cage.


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unless you were talking australia eastern time or some nonsense

St Evan Echoes
Oct 17, 2004



Fun Shoe

I can and will mafia from work so midday Eastern works really well for me

Birdstrike
Oct 30, 2008



St Evan Echoes posted:

I can and will mafia from work so midday Eastern works really well for me

It would be midday Sydney time.

Alternatively I could throw it back to 3pm Sydney / 11pm? US

Retro Futurist
Aug 8, 2007

Yesterday's Tomorrow,
Today!


If I might make a bold suggestion here let's just not lurk all day and then get a hundred posts in just before deadline. If we can do that then it really doesn't matter when deadline is

MysticalMachineGun
Apr 5, 2005




Retro Futurist posted:

If I might make a bold suggestion here let's just not lurk all day and then get a hundred posts in just before deadline. If we can do that then it really doesn't matter when deadline is



Earlier or later work for me, it's just 2PM Sydney time runs smack dab into that awkward timeframe.

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Podima
Nov 4, 2009

I apologize for the cage.


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Birdstrike posted:

It would be midday Sydney time.

Alternatively I could throw it back to 3pm Sydney / 11pm? US

this is good!

Retro Futurist posted:

If I might make a bold suggestion here let's just not lurk all day and then get a hundred posts in just before deadline. If we can do that then it really doesn't matter when deadline is

(but no I am into this)

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