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I ask this specifically because there are some pretty action-heavy sequences coming up soon-ish. Hopefully that doesn't give too much away, but I think we all see it coming. It could take a while for action sequences to play out by PBP, and that could get frustrating for us all. Or maybe not, I don't know, so that's part of what this thread is about.

Everyone would have to be on board with it, and even if that's the case, we would still have to work out the how and when of it. We've got an East Coast-West Coast thing in play here, too, so that could end up nixing the deal. Let me know about interest, times you could do it, any preferences about how you've done it in the past, etc.

The plan would be to break out the chat stuff only when there's going to be a lot of action. Otherwise the game will proceed as it has here.
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It wouldnt be my first choice
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There's one major branch point, status quo or not. I'm assuming (?) that this response rules out any form of online interaction whatsoever except for the PBP & PMs that we do here (and the occasional roll of the dice).
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I hate OpenRPG . . . and also, if your following the Origen and Archaelos format it also implies would be a scheduled thing . . . fantasy football drafts are about the limits of my tolerance for committing to schedules online

Though could always NPC me if Im not around, or around but not able to work up the willpower to select OpenRPG from the start menu
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I'm in one chat based game now (started with OpenRPG & Maptool, went to IRc and Maptool after that first session until the 'latest' build of maptool failed to load the GM's maps*) and it's something of a time constraint. Getting a time and place mutually convenient to all players can be frustrting. It's not impossible to do but it could become more trouble than it's worth very easily.

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OK, sounds like the nays have it so far. That's fine, although I'm curious to see how a lengthy combat will flow in PBP format. I suppose by lengthy I mean long compared to the combat scenes that have happened so far, but maybe it won't be all that long in number of rounds.
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Having Celerity, Potence, and Weapon Mastery Jocelin aims for _quick_ combat scenes!
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Having Celerity, Potence, and Weapon Mastery Jocelin aims for _quick_ combat scenes!
True, but if the Sabbat comes, they may not come piecemeal the way it happened last time.
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I'm turning this thread into the new OOC discussion thread, since the first one is starting to approach an unwieldy size. The old one will remain here, but it's lost its sticky status.
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Btw, here is how I tried to stat up a Remington 760 in .308 (the rifle I have)

Remington 760 Gamemaster (1952) US Cr. 7d 12 10 1100 4655 8 3~ 4+1 11 -2$??? 7

The gun was made from 52-81, the .308 version from 57 onwards . . . . a bit over a million were made (so very popular, one of five Remington guns to pull off the stunt) http://hunting.about.com/od/guns/l/aastremmag5a.htm

As for price, well, new price when first introduced was apparently 104, but clearly, thats not the current price. The replacement for it (the 7600) sells for around $700ish new

This random person off the internet thinks should go for around $285
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