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George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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West Hutchinson #1 - Frontier Gossip - A Game of Mafia



In the small mining town of Ulysses, deeply embedded in the frontier state of West Hutchinson, life is quiet and change is not welcome. Two-bit snake oil salesman are chased out before theyíre allowed to set up shop, and talks of a second rail line to insure the first and bring added commerce to the town have been promised for so long it's nothing more than a joke.

But sometimes change finds even the most unwelcoming of it. Something has been found down in the salt mine that has locals buzzing with gossip. Some claim itís long-lost Indian treasure, and some have even claimed to see a faint green glow in the mineís general direction. Assuredly itís nothing, you know how small towns areÖ


Frontier Gossip is a game of mafia for 15 people. Standard mafia rules apply. Thread will be closed at night, don't post after a day action or a hammer, etc.

This game is a majority-execute game. No plurality executions. If someone does not have enough votes by the day's deadline, there is a no-execute.

Don't import drama, be petty towards others or make things personal in this thread.

If you'd like to sign up as a replacement, please indicate so!

Players
  1. Alasdair Crawfish
  2. AnonymousNarcotics
  3. b-minus1
  4. CapitalistPig
  5. CCKeane
  6. Dick Bastardly
  7. Good Sir IcePhoenix
  8. got some chores tonight
  9. Hal Incandenza
  10. Jedit
  11. Jonathan Fisk
  12. Mr. F!
  13. SalTheBard
  14. Slamburger
  15. Yami Fenrir

Ulysses Coroner Official Log of Events:
Night 0: Pinterest Mom, Martin Burkhardt, Banker (town-aligned capitalist), was killed.
Day 1: Anonymous Narcotics, Old Nan Hobart, Doc (town-aligned doctor) was executed.
Night 1: CapitalistPig, Pootie Jenkins, Piano Man (town-aligned vanilla), was murdered.
Day 2: Slamburger, Lynn Cathcart, Gossip (scum-aligned watcher), was executed.
Night 2: Hal Incandenza, Florence Gyles, Rancher (town-aligned mason), was killed.
Day 3: Nobody was executed due to an unsuccessful scramble at deadline.
Night 3: Dick Bastardly, Bryce McNitt, Elixir Salesman (town-aligned tracker), was killed.

George Kansas fucked around with this message at May 21, 2018 around 21:45

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Jedit
Dec 10, 2011

Proudly supporting vanilla legends 1994-2014

Proudly supporting the Lowtax Spine Fund 2018-19


I'm in. It's been too long and BGG Mafia is driving me up the wall with cancellations.

Alaster
Nov 18, 2006

Hanging just next to your door in the hallway is a painting of an EXQUISITE WIZARD. Your mother collects these awful things IRONICALLY.


ill join this game

CCKeane
Jan 28, 2008

my shit posts don't die, they multiply



I will play.

CCKeane
Jan 28, 2008

my shit posts don't die, they multiply



Alasdair and I are confirmed masons.

Mr. F!
Sep 21, 2016


Iíll play

Dick Bastardly
Aug 22, 2012

Muttley! DO SOMETHING!!


Grimey Drawer

There's gold in these here hills dag nabit!

CapitalistPig
Nov 3, 2005

You turn the corner and see a greenskinned fuckmidget.
Roll for initiative.

In but only if I can be my deadlands character "Pooty Jenkins".

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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CapitalistPig posted:

In but only if I can be my deadlands character "Pooty Jenkins".

hmmmm. i think i can do that.

CapitalistPig
Nov 3, 2005

You turn the corner and see a greenskinned fuckmidget.
Roll for initiative.

BottleKnight posted:

hmmmm. i think i can do that.

Pooty Jenkins is a mean and ornery old geezer who hates almost everyone and is also an undead mad scientist.

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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CapitalistPig posted:

Pooty Jenkins is a mean and ornery old geezer who hates almost everyone and is also an undead mad scientist.

i think your character in this game and that character will be alike in name only.

got some chores tonight
Feb 18, 2012

honk honk whats for lunch...


in only if im governor sam brownback

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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got some chores tonight posted:

in only if im governor sam brownback

I should've known you'd show up, mysterious cowboy...

got some chores tonight
Feb 18, 2012

honk honk whats for lunch...


i cut taxes

AnonymousNarcotics
Aug 6, 2012

we will go far into the sea
you will take me
onto your back
never look back
never look back


Sure I'll play

IcePhoenix
Sep 18, 2005

you're a flower. you're also a rainbow and a river. you are the manifestation of all perfection and i want to i don't fucking know, but you are fucking perfect


I'll be a replacement

Jonathan Fisk
Sep 6, 2010


POSTING
Champion
of
Something Awful


Good Sir
Oct 19, 2008


I will play!

Yami Fenrir
Jan 25, 2015

Is it I that is insane... or the rest of the world?

I guess I can give this one more try.

Dick Bastardly
Aug 22, 2012

Muttley! DO SOMETHING!!


Grimey Drawer

Yami Fenrir posted:

I guess I can give this one more try.

Once you pop, you just can't stop



Is my experience with this game

Dick Bastardly fucked around with this message at May 10, 2018 around 15:24

b-minus1
Jul 24, 2008

She's a maniac, maniac
on the floor
And she's dancing like she's never danced before


Ok

Jonathan Fisk
Sep 6, 2010


POSTING
Champion
of
Something Awful


Dick Bastardly posted:

Once you pop, you just can't stop



Is my experience with this game

modkill for edit

Yami Fenrir
Jan 25, 2015

Is it I that is insane... or the rest of the world?

Jonathan Fisk posted:

modkill for edit

modkill for asking for modkill

Dick Bastardly
Aug 22, 2012

Muttley! DO SOMETHING!!


Grimey Drawer

N0 death would be a first for me

Jonathan Fisk
Sep 6, 2010


POSTING
Champion
of
Something Awful


Yami Fenrir posted:

modkill for asking for modkill

that's permissible and encouraged, op

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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Modkilling the mod for modcrimes

Mr. F!
Sep 21, 2016


BottleKnight posted:

Modkilling the mod for modcrimes

Crimes against modmanity

Hal Incandenza
Feb 12, 2004

Game's over, and fuck you Jimson. It's not my fault that you guys couldn't get your shit together by deadline. No one gets access to docs because I don't fucking care anymore, I hope you all enjoyed ruining my game, and there won't be another.


Finally I can try out this mafia thing

Yami Fenrir
Jan 25, 2015

Is it I that is insane... or the rest of the world?

Hal Incandenza posted:

Finally I can try out this mafia thing

I'll dayvig you day one.

SalTheBard
Jan 26, 2005

I forgot to post my food for USPOL Thanksgiving but that's okay too!


Fallen Rib

I'll play if there is room

Yami Fenrir
Jan 25, 2015

Is it I that is insane... or the rest of the world?

SalTheBard posted:

I'll play if there is room

Should be.

Hi Sal. Maybe we should stop being at each others throats this time around. considering we both flipped town in Opus

SalTheBard
Jan 26, 2005

I forgot to post my food for USPOL Thanksgiving but that's okay too!


Fallen Rib

Yami Fenrir posted:

Should be.

Hi Sal. Maybe we should stop being at each others throats this time around. considering we both flipped town in Opus

Every game is new

Yami Fenrir
Jan 25, 2015

Is it I that is insane... or the rest of the world?

SalTheBard posted:

Every game is new

You're right. ##vote SalTheBard

Slamburger
Jun 27, 2008



I'll play. Last spot?

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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sicknasty, that's 15. I'll write up role PMs over the course of the evening and hopefully start this thing up tonight.

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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BottleKnight posted:

darn tootin', that's 15 varmints. I'll quit yammerin' and muck up some role PMs over the course of the evenin' and, by hook or by crook, we'll start this hootenany up by twilight.

fixed for theme

SalTheBard
Jan 26, 2005

I forgot to post my food for USPOL Thanksgiving but that's okay too!


Fallen Rib

Yami Fenrir posted:

You're right. ##vote SalTheBard

Lando131
Jul 27, 2006

This is one way to find scum...

Oh darn I missed the boat on this. Add me as a potential replacement if one is needed.

George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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Lando131 posted:

Oh darn I missed the boat on this. Add me as a potential replacement if one is needed.

Will do, little doggie.

role pms might be morning, a sunday morning start is sounding more and more appropriate

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George Kansas
Sep 1, 2008

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Still writing role PMs. Determining when to send them out because I'm driving for four hours in the morning to visit my mom for mother's day. Might do it tonight, we'll see.

As a pregame note, this game will contain a couple ~~experimental mechanics~~ that may or may not unfold as it goes on. It should be fun! I think it will be, at least.

Additionally, I am an idiot and have @'s turned on in discord universally so if anything comes up during the course of this game that needs my attention or you need my counsel for something immediately, just PM me on discord or @ me in the samafia server and, unless I am urgently busy, I will probably get to you pretty quickly. It's certainly more reliable than SA PM's as far as time sensitivity goes. My mom's house has pretty lovely internet though so ymmv between tomorrow and Tuesday.

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