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Discussion in 'The Fields' started by I. R. Shogun, Jul 27, 2007.

  1. TheImmortalMessenger

    TheImmortalMessenger Spinner of Lost Tales

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    Um...not to be a jerk if I can be, but do I get a chance to throw an idea into this upcoming scenario?

    Apparently no one besides me wants to show off Atalisk's ingenuity. :p
     
  2. I. R. Shogun

    I. R. Shogun Midnight Demon

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    Cru don't rape the poor girl :rolleyes:

    And feel free to throw in a curve ball TIM, this is a group game after all.
     
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    Crusader Disturber of the Peace

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    She said just no killing, and why else would he want to keep her alive?
     
  4. I. R. Shogun

    I. R. Shogun Midnight Demon

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    You can be about to sure, hell you can expressly state his intention to, but at the very least give Vaden time to get there before you do.
     
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    That was what i was planning, but liv said 'anything but death' and avoiding the 'in the nick of time' cliche would be refreshing dont you think.
     
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    Also if we're going with the plan as is, somoene is going to need to get injured out of the leftover characters, you can get away with geg knocking one person out but he'd want to kill them all so someone needs to be stabbed.
     
  7. I. R. Shogun

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    Make it Thorn the black mage. Kenshin can't play as him so he's pretty much at meat puppet status anymore.

    As for cliches we have plenty of time to avoid those later, given Vaden's relative distance, Geg's needing to steal Silluin to bring him into conflict with the group, and the general nature of Liv not wanting that type of fate for her character we really don't have much choice that would work for good storytelling.
     
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    Well I guess really Geg can rape her if you want.

    that sounded horrible, lol.

    But it would give Vaden more reason to kill/want to kill Geg. It'll also add to the trauma that Silluin has to go through in her life. It's not like Geg isn't a creep and he won't rape her the second he gets her alone.

    Just no killing... and no mutilating her please.
     
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    Well for now I'll not do it, Vaden can show up in time, maybe later though.
     
  10. I. R. Shogun

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    alright sounds like a plan. And it'll fit with Geg's whole revenge angle later on too if he succeeds.
     
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    great minds think alike!





    An atalisk must be pyschic or something, because I'd have though 'danger outside' would be assumed as some kind of wild beast in the wilderness, not jumping to the conclusion of someone barely noticed hours ago.

    There i go being a pedant again, must at least try to stop....
     
  12. I. R. Shogun

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    Hey when you're in intense situations your senses heighten and can often give the illusion of a sort of sixth sense. Being that Ata is an arcanist he could have some degree of training to make his senses even sharper, so it's not entirely out of the realm of possibility.
     
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    Just being my pedantic self
     
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    yeah, happens. Let's just say Ata is thinking better safe than sorry.
     
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    I'll keep an eye on that intuitive sonofa in the future :p
     
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    just make sure you don't cut him!
     
  17. olivia_the_lamb

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    looks like the excitement never stops in this RPG =)
     
  18. I. R. Shogun

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    yeah, and luckily it doesn't look like it's going to get ridiculously large scale like I'm used to, so that'll be a nice change
     
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    How long do you think this one will last?
     
  20. I. R. Shogun

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    hard to tell, we've got to figure out what the significance is of The Offering, and we also have to figure out the significance of Silluin's dream. So there's really no telling at this point.