Re: [trivalleygamers] Conditional Invitation - Games - Wednesday - 03 Oct
- On Sat, 29 Sep 2007 22:10:32 -0700
Richard Pardoe <RPardoe@...> wrote:
> My own limitation is that I can only do games once a week, so for me,If there's interest I've a prototype that has been getting great
> it is an either Alameda or Wednesday night gaming situation this
> coming week.
response in local playtests (gamesday, SVB,BAP etc) with great
willingness for repeat plays that I'd like to try out with you: 'Ohana
Proa. You can read about the development of the game, get a copy of the
full rules and see pictures of the board at the BGDF blog I've been
using during development:
Ideally we'd need 4 players and about 150 minutes to play. (The game
stretches to 3 and 5 players but those extremes are less tested) As for
what the game is like? That's tough to describe. It is a
pick-up-and-deliver game but the primary focus of the majority of the
game is getting ahead by improving other player's positions. How can
you win when the best thing you can do is score buy making someone
else's position even better than it is now? It is also much more of a
game of managing income rates and gift-giving than empire/position
building. I don't think it is like much else though I credit the
following games for their inspiration (none for more than about 2% of
Age of Steam
J C Lawrence They said, "You have a blue guitar,
---------(*) You do not play things as they are."
claw@... The man replied, "Things as they are
http://www.kanga.nu/~claw/ Are changed upon the blue guitar."
- --- In email@example.com, "Richard Pardoe" <RPardoe@...>
>I'll be there.
> Late and rushed to send this out...but games will be same time, same