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Name a City

Posters have to decide how it fairs in a Cyberpunk Setting.

The ones most often seen are Detroit, LA, Tokyo, but how would cities not just across the US and East Asia fair, but across all the other continents? Bonus points- how would rural towns or communities fair?

I'll start- San Francisco
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>>61564998

I imagine that Terrorists like ISIL will inevitably start nuking shit
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>>61564462
Turn it back to the scary days with the Doges reinstated.Bridge of Sighs, secret police, hijinks .

Need to work in some really cool gondolas.
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>>61564998
Well I was thinking that the middle eastern countries would nuke each-other (the Isreali's have nukes, Iran could start up it's nuke program now that the Iran Deal was torn apart, Saudi Arabia might start up a nuclear program).

Though honestly that's less interesting that Sandstorm with Cyber-Jihadists. There's a ton of really cool stuff you could do with a middle-eastern war in a cyberpunk setting.
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>>61565021
You know the urban decay of the coastal cities you saw in the 80's and as was exacerbated and portrayed in movies like Escape from New York? That, accept with much fewer people, and much more racism.
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>>61565059
*except

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/k/ommando elves edition, as per >>61539411
Gonna dump elves for a bit, might take requests if I can stay awake
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How about one made of magic?
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>>61540134
>/k/ommando
>sawn off over under shotgun with no stock
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>>61563670
That is interesting, hadn't considered that!

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Edgelord edition

For all your questions on Wrath & Glory, Dark Heresy (1st and 2nd Editions), Rogue Trader, Deathwatch, Black Crusade, and Only War

Book Repositories (If you're planning to download any Rogue Trader materials, read the .txt file in the RT directory)
https://mega.nz/#F!Pl0UgbJa!vDtTXMKnvZ26fUbuw4X9tg

There is a new Homebrew Megafolder option in above MEGA directory containing several things.

40K RPG tools, a site that contains stats or references for almost all weapons, armor and NPCs/adversaries in the FFG games.
http://www.40krpgtools.com/

40k RPG Combined Armory (v6.48.161023), containing every piece of gear in all five FFG lines.
http://www.mediafire.com/folder/i3akv9qx9q05z


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>>61563569
Parasitic fire that infects regular fire.
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>>61552576
Please, post the link to Mega once again, please. Thanks in advance
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>>61520267
The wang is limp and lacking. Seen better
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Combat explained (my cheat sheet txt)

roll to hit...your pool vs target defens... shift exalted icons as needed as ED dice

roll to wound...your weapons dmg/ap and ED dmg against target resilience rating (resilience includes armor)

if wounded target may choose to soak....1 shock+1 for every wound soaked
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>>61564836
If damage=Res, you take 1d3 shock. If damage>Res, you take resulting leftovers as Wound damage.

Let's take a minute to reflect on the good old fantasy campaign mainstay of the tavern.
...Or maybe I just want an excuse to post my collection of barmaid/tavern wench art.
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>>61559977
I agree with >>61560059. A barmaid willing to sleep with someone for presents, money and getting rid of unwanted attention is someone who would also get interested in rich and/or handsome types easily. Especially in a career where they easily interact with them and see new people all the time.
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>>61564550
I once played on legged gnoll for similar goal, but yeah it would be funny.
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>>61564824
I’d be tempted to give her a more severe handicap, like having lost an arm, and make her quest the restoration of that arm, success not guaranteed.
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What Once Was Edition

>What is Genesys?
Released in November 2017, Genesys is a pen-and-paper generic RPG system and toolkit by Fantasy Flight Games, using a refined version of the system presented by their Star Wars RPGs (Edge of the Empire, Age of Rebellion, Force and Destiny). Its central mechanic is the Narrative Dice System, using pools made of specialized dice to create narrative results.
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/genesys/

((LATEST NEWS))
>Realms of Terrinoth, the first official setting splat for Genesys (covering fantasy), is now available
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/4/19/adventure-in-a-shattered-world/
>Realms of Terrinoth adversary decks are now available
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/6/26/friends-and-foes-1/
>Android book is currently "in development"; folloing Gen Con, FFG will run new modules at the Android: Magnum Opus event
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/6/8/android-magnum-opus/

>Player-made Genesys settings

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>>61563694
That said, speaking on broad terms, Genesys excels at cinematic games where things are played a little fast and loose but all in the name of the narrative. This is not the game you want if you want more concrete wargames, unless you want to put in the work for it.
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>>61560748
Throw a link here. Pastebin anon is always creeping.
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>>61563694
I've been doing supers. But Worm (Parahumans) based. So it's a ton of work. But it work VERY well with genesys. The abstract nature of genesys works great with supers. But like i said, it is a metric shit ton of work.
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>>61564736
What did you have to do?
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>>61555761
Think it is a little too early to tell. However >>61563891 has a point. The tone of Genesys system makes for more cinimatic games. BUT Genesys can pretty much be in any Genre. Off the bat I am seeing mostly a SciFi or fantasy based settings (from the Pastebin).

That seems pretty standard affair for most generic system settings.

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How do ghosts deal with things like cold unfeeling machines?
Would a skynet type incident be the end of most supernatural stuff?
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>>61561198
hey man, wouldn't YOU like to control a ghost terminator?
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>>61558808
You failed your perception check. There's nothing salty about this. Maybe you meant it for another thread?
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>>61561765
>You've got mail!
>From: skynet@hotmail.com
>Subject: Fuck you Connor
>Message: Just fuck you.
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>>61558679
That game never left early access
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>>61558904
>meant for organic beings

had a glitch and read that as orgasmic beings

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So I'm trying to get my girlfriend into 40k. Aos is no problem, but showing her 40k makes me want to blow my brains out.

Take pic related and her response.
>"That's some steampunk Dr. Who lookin' bullshit."

She's readily expressed a desire to play a woman oriented faction with various "Pretty things." Wh40k is literally none of that.

Having spent time thinking about it, is Wh40k in itself woman repellent? The only women I've ever noticed engage in Wh40k were either doing it to make their hubby happy or it's essentially, "Rawr ;D- Gama Grrrrrl, Gi' me te attentions pls!!!!!!!!111!1"

Of game groups I've noticed AoS brings in a lot more women and grabs their attention unlike 40k. Even a lot of these new PC comics that they're pumpin' out meant to appeal to the fems seem to have more AoS than 40k content.

What makes 40k so repellent to women? Is it the Grimderp? What do you guys think?

>inb4 reddit spacing
>inb4 being called SJW

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>>61564200
You talk like a fag and your shit's all retarded.

You deserve her.
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>>61564238
I never said anything was wrong with 40k you self projecting faggot.

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>>61551389
>a story they can get behind
> AoS
Right...
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>>61550459
It's not woman repellent, your GF just has shit taste.
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>>61550431
>Oh, this thread again

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The /btg/ is dead - long live the /btg/!

"It's clobberin' time!" Edition

>Old threads:
>>61516905
>>61483691

==================================
Battletech vidya 2018
http://battletechgame.com/
https://old.reddit.com/r/BattleTechMods/

>BattleTech Introductory Info and PDFs
http://bg.battletech.com/?page_id=400

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>>61564283
Pretty meh, not very threatening nor durable, but it's not too expensive in terms of BV so it does have some possibility of making back its points.

>>61564469
Like this anon said, it's a good OpFor unit in actual introductory games.
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>>61564469
Thx. I figured it wasn’t great with the rifleman association, but the sculpt has great character
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>>61563912
Neat. Thanks. I've never seen those before.

>While I got no threats, I *did* get a warning from a mod for "spamming the General Discussion board" with these

Of course you did. The OF cancer goes back that far?
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>>61564361
I'm not sure a sort of simplified ruleset exists. I mean, the current one is Campaign Operations . plus Strategic Operations, but it's not simple. Maybe some homebrewed mash of one of the Mercenary's Handbooks or Field Manual Mercenaries sets?
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>>61564133
As I understand it HBS negotiated with PGI to use some of their mech models, aka the mechs they had in ot original game. Probably was lump sum being paid for the usage. I am guessing HBS negoatiated a new deal to get new mechs as Cyclops was not yet modelled into MWO when the original deal was made. That opens a possibility that other mechs might make it into the game aswell , like Phoenix Hawk and the other 3025 mechs that have been since modelled into MWO.

Hatchetman is a interesting one as it is HBS own model and what I understand one of their modellers had started working on it when the BT was still being developed.

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Welcome to the Old School Revival General thread, which is about TSR-era D&D.

>Trove: http://pastebin.com/QWyBuJxd
>Tools & Resources: http://pastebin.com/KKeE3etp
>Old School Blogs: http://pastebin.com/ZwUBVq8L

Previous thread: >>61518474
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>>61563934
>*ring gong*
What is this a reference to?
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>>61564030
nothing I just imagined a druidic style ritual held by OSR grogs would involve the ringing of a gong

also this image
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>>61564048
What do druids have to do with gongs?
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THE FU-
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>>61564179
Maybe he misheard "bongs"?

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Welcome to another episode of /wbg/, the Worldbuilding General. This time the theme is Gods and Saints.

If you want some in-depth help or to just hang out, feel free to join the discord and say hello: https://discord.gg/eGT6sqj

If you have any map questions or want a critique, post your map and try to specify what areas you're having trouble with. There are a lot of map fanatics around who would be happy to give you feedback and advice. And don't forget to check out the pdf of links, found in the second post of this thread, for some useful guides and resources for not only Cartography but for Worldbuilding in general.


Today's setting promts:
>How big is your pantheon?
>Who are the important gods in your setting?
>Are saints a thing in your setting and if they are, how are they revered? Also how to become a saint?
>Why did you make your gods and saints the way they are? What is your inspiration for this all?

Dante Must Die
>Can you kill the gods and saints?

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>>61563588
>>How big is your pantheon?
Are you implying that I can stop adding more gods?
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>>61563813
There are never enough gods!
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>>61563588
>How big is your pantheon?
There is One True God and there are Seven Gods below him and there are Heavenly Hosts under them.
And there are shittone of demons.
>Who are the important gods in your setting?
Beside Sky Dad depend who you ask really, for every one of Seven have entire race given in for their patronage. Dwarves will say Fire-god, Human will say Healer-god etc.
>Are saints a thing in your setting and if they are,
They are.
>how are they revered?
Depends on culture. Giants have home-altars for family/friend-saints, Orcs sing ritual song about them etc. But generally, think what apostolic christians do.
>Also how to become a saint?
Die in friendship with Gods, duh.
>Why did you make your gods and saints the way they are? What is your inspiration for this all?
I just follow Tolkien's formula - built a world upon metaphysics that you agree with.
>Can you kill the gods and saints?

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>How big is your pantheon?
10 gods plus 1 bad-god.

>Who are the important gods in your setting?

>Are saints a thing in your setting and if they are, how are they revered? Also how to become a saint?
Saint is a term I use for the reincarnated special god-blessed spirits. That is, a Saint is the mortal 'vessel' for that spirit. They're typically treated well by followers of that god at least, some are famous or important, but not always.

>Can you kill the gods and saints?
The saints being somehow removed hurts the gods, they are weaker if they don't have them on the material plane enacting their will or whatever. So basically if they were trapped on another plane, or captured in some way, that's bad for the god. The badgod basically wants this to happen because he's bad for no good reason and jealous of the other gods or whatever. So you've got weird evil cults trying to kidnap the saints and steal their extra souls and lock them up or cryogenically freeze them or whatever. This is basically the main plot device for stories or campaign or whatever I end up using it for.

In addition to that, one of the gods is "dead." One of his saints was permanently destroyed and that's when he disappeared as far as the world is concerned. Later his race (dwarves) tried to perform their 100 year birthing ritual (they're born from stone) without the help of the god and fucked it up, killing 90% of the race and another saint was lost then. A few hundred years later there's a separate catastrophe where another saint and the rest of the dwarves die- tho that saint is reborn as a human. So there's just the one for a long time. That's 3, I don't remember off the top of my head where the other one is. Anyway, God missing and Saints dead/trapped/etc. That last human is an inventor(god of innovation so) and is compelled to invent the cryogenic-freezing device I mentioned earlier. He's then shoved into it, so he's out too.
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jesus that got long, sorry just spamming random shit

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Idealism Edition


>Tabletop/P&P RPGs [UESRPG - P&P RPG] https://docs.google.com/document/d/1pTgTN2aJUoY95JtquowagfUJLL7tCQYhzJKcCAcbvio/edit?usp=sharing [Scrollhammer - Tabletop Wargame] http://1d4chan.org/wiki/Scrollhammer_2nd_Edition [TES 5E Conversion] https://uestrpg.wixsite.com/home Discussion in #Scrollhammer (irc.thisisnotatrueending.com (port 6667)) >Lore Resources [The Imperial Library] http://www.imperial-library.info/ [/r/teslore] http://www.reddit.com/r/teslore/ [UESP/Lore] http://www.uesp.net/wiki/Lore:Main_Page [Pocket Guide to the Lore] https://docs.google.com/document/d/1AtsWXZKVqB4Q825_SwINY6z4_9NaGknXgeOknOCDuCU/edit [Elder Lore Podcast] http://www.elderlore.wordpress.com/ [How to Become a Lore Buff] http://forums.bethsoft.com/topic/1112211-how-to-become-a-lore-buff/ Previous Kalpa:

>Thread Question
Given that Azra's Crossing appears in the TES6 trailer, Master Neloth namedropped Azra Nightweilder in Dragonborn, and ESO apparently implied that Shadow Magic was at one time a wide-spread pseudo-school, do you think it might be making a major appearance soon?
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>>61556520
Even if we go Sermons canon reason why Vivec was able to achieve CHIM is that he used power of the heart to remake himself. Also afaik CHIM is just enlightment, it doesn't itself allow you to change reality.
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>>61554869
Pretty sure those were iron atronachs.
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>>61543985
>undead from Oblivion
Was this ever stated anywhere? I think summoned undead were never explained.
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>>61564700
Nope and interestingly Morrowind makes it clear that summoning skeletons is classified as necromancy.
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>>61564086
Is this your Creation Club thing?

Everyone's awake edition

>What is /awg/?
A thread to talk about minis and games which fall between the cracks, or people's homebrew wargames. /hwg/ doesn't entertain fantasy (for good reason) and the other threads are locked to very specific games, so this thread isn't tied to a game, or a genre, lets talk about fun wargames.

Any scale, any genre, any company, any minis. Skirmishers welcome. Rules designers welcome.

>Examples of games that qualify
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_miniature_wargames
Grimdark Future, Age of Fantasy, Mighty Armies, Dragon Rampant, Of Gods and Mortals, Frostgrave, Ghost Archipelago, Hordes of the Things, Songs of Blades and Heroes, Freebooter's Fate, Dark Age, Beyond the Gates of Antares, LotR and anything that doesn't necessarily have a dedicated thread (gorkamundheim).

>Places to get minis
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1D2DbNJ2mYAUxh5P9Pq9NZqS5tXHGn0i2JhZchEwbA2I/edit?usp=sharing

>The Novice Troves

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Thoughts on Lion/Dragon Rampant?
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>>61561843
There's no system better for baiting /hwg/
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>>61561843
Good simple game with just enough customisability and ease of houseruling, change the activations from “fail=end turn” to “fail=next player but don’t end turn” and it becomes a pretty great starter.
Also should never need more than 72 models in a standard game with normal scaling, so that’s a bonus with certain plastic ranges, but can get expensive for other ranges and metals.
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Bumping
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>>61560238
There's some people here that really like that game but I've never heard about it outside of this thread.

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I recently made a sabacc deck and honestly I enjoy the game quite a bit. Best purchase i've made since the gwent decks. What other fictional games have you found a way to play IRL and enjoyed?
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>>61563623
He did not
That is a photo of a movie prop
You can buy a deck of the cards,
but they aren't weathered like that
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>>61561110
Well originally (i work at a staples) we used a print and play pdf i found on some guys blog to print and cut them by hand
https://community.fantasyflightgames.com/topic/137516-accessory-rebels-style-sabacc-deck/
But they sucked so i sent the files to a custom playing card company (makeplayingcards.com) and i customized the size and paper and they showed up at my door a week later.
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>>61562673
The one on the left is actually a mass produced product by hasbro
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>>61555039
Sej from C.J. Cherryh's books. To make thing simpler, replace the four-sized wands you're supposed to throw with d4s, although getting some sticks with a square cross-section isn't hard.
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Cripple Mr Onion, playing it while insanely drunk once was one of the most memorable experience of my life. We didn't finish a single game though, after like an hour we called it quits.

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Any interesting Jewish folklore other than golems, Lilith and the bible? Stuff that could be used in a game?
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Honestly I don't really know anything about it so I can't say I have a perspective. It's really interesting though, and I'd like to learn about it if I get the chance to.
Right now I'm learning about more.... Basic Judaism, and it's still insanely complicated. From how to pray during shabbat (the prayer jumps from place to place in the prayer book, some of it is sung, some read quietly, some said by a guy chosen by the public, and a part of it called "18 blessings" is actually 19 blessings long) to rules about kosher food, to every little thing.
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>>61564627
>this statement you made about newfag shitposters doesn't apply to me specifically

Alright.
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>>61560756
>I'm studying for goyur right now
Why would you do that to yourself? Is it for marriage? It's for marriage, isn't it?
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>>61564760
Honestly? I'm in the IDF and it's a way to rest for two months. It's also genuinely interesting. I've always been curious about why religious people I know did weird things.
I'm probably not gonna go through with it though, because I consider conversation to a religion I don't actually believe in to be disrespectful.
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>>61564718
The point being that this place has never been your fedora tipping haven for intellectual discussion.

"It Ate The Vertex Grid" edition

Previous bread: >>61409676

FFG announces the end of netrunner
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/6/8/jacking-out/

>What is Android: Netrunner?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAslVfZ9p-Y [Embed] ]

>How to play Android: Netrunner (TeamCovenant)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvRwynAp5tI&list=PLmHifZPFC_JvQZA4qgdAQEarHAJKjkbhA [Embed]

>Where to play it online (replace spaces with dots):
Jinteki net

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>>61562141
Wut? Did you anons all just slip back in to denial about the irrefutable truth that Princess Space Kitten is just an alternate personality that JHow slips in to whenever he's feeling "frisky"? You ever notice you never see them in the same place at the same time? You ever notice how when one is on the board, the other 'mysteriously' becomes inactive? Think about it for a minute.

Also, please note that the alternate personality Jackson uses when he's feeling Frisky is completely distinct from the one he uses when he's feeling Fisky. That is a story for another time.
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>>61563356
stop ERPing
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it was a cat joke
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>>61549706
>CC off MWL
I'm ready.



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