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[Echo Bazaar] Dark RPG + Alternate Victorian London + Twitter!? = Addictive

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  • AnteCantelopeAnteCantelope Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I'm game.

    Sorry, you'll have to wait around 6 minutes.

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  • AnteCantelopeAnteCantelope Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    And sent.

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  • DelzhandDelzhand motivated battle programmerRegistered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Wow, hitting the Ambition limit really saps a lot of the inertia out of playing this game.

    I basically haven't even loaded the page in 2 weeks.

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  • ConvictionConviction Registered User
    edited March 2010
    Just wanted to let you all that on one hand, I'm annoyed that I'm now a part of Twitter, but on the other hand, this seems to be a really intriguing game.

    Look for me under the name Everblight.

  • Jam WarriorJam Warrior Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Delzhand wrote: »
    Wow, hitting the Ambition limit really saps a lot of the inertia out of playing this game.

    I basically haven't even loaded the page in 2 weeks.

    They need to at least have the ambition go as far as the current level cap.

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  • ConvictionConviction Registered User
    edited March 2010
    If anyone is up for a nice game of chess? I made the mistake of buying some Fourth City Rags, and now I'm in danger of seeing the Cheery Gentleman.

  • AnteCantelopeAnteCantelope Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Does anyone know whether getting to 5 in suspicion, wounds, etc. makes you lose your recurring dreams, or is that just nightmares?

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  • EmperorSethEmperorSeth Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Conviction wrote: »
    If anyone is up for a nice game of chess? I made the mistake of buying some Fourth City Rags, and now I'm in danger of seeing the Cheery Gentleman.

    Is there ANY benefit to clicking on the Cheery Gentleman? It seems like it would be an easy thing to avoid after the first time.

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  • ConvictionConviction Registered User
    edited March 2010
    There might be a benefit that hasn't been added yet.

  • WearingglassesWearingglasses Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    It could be a shortcut if you want to go mad fast.

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  • FugaFuga Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    so some kinda update happened? low risk is now colored blue, there's a "modest" chance. hey maybe straightforward is unfailable now.

  • funkygibbonfunkygibbon Registered User
    edited March 2010
    Throwing my twitter hat in the ring: Funkygibbing

    Just started it and have 'A troubled conversation about dusty stones' to burn

  • Mike DangerMike Danger "Diane..." a place both wonderful and strangeRegistered User regular
    edited March 2010
  • WearingglassesWearingglasses Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Alright, who's still very active here (as of March25, 2010)? Let's see some show of hands so people would know who's likely to respond to friend counseling / chess / dinner etc.

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  • DizzenDizzen Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I still log on about once or twice a day.
    My twitter link, for easy following

    Dichotomy wrote: »
    it'd be like Jurassic Park, but with bananas
  • Satanic JesusSatanic Jesus In a library with broken glasses Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    My username for this is TophFong.

    https://db.tt/CwmTSDmt (dropbox) my backloggery 3DS: 0533-5338-5186 steam: porcelain_cow
  • RentRent I'm always right Fuckin' deal with itRegistered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Alright, who's still very active here (as of March25, 2010)? Let's see some show of hands so people would know who's likely to respond to friend counseling / chess / dinner etc.

    I play regularly/extremely actively, but, I'm on my way home from Iraq AND have to wait until I get a room/get internet installed, so I'm about a week out from playing regularly again

  • Caveman PawsCaveman Paws Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I'm always up for (your pick here). Shadowy 30+ = you find cool items all the time that make nightmares no big thang.

  • ParadisoParadiso Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I'm still here and am generally willing to participate in shenanigans. Just stop trying to tell me about your blood-curdling dreams. I can't take it anymore.

  • skettiosskettios Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I started playing! :D Twitter is in my sig

  • JohnDoeJohnDoe Registered User
    edited March 2010
    Anyone have a list of items which should be sold? That is, they're not used in an events?

  • alset85alset85 Registered User
    edited March 2010
    I'm also on all the time but recently I log in late in the day when the lag is horrendous so I don't get to do much.

    override said: I can't wait until Toady causes pressurized water to be able to actually damage things. I want to hit goblins with a shit cannon of such pressure that the meat is ripped from their bones

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  • skettiosskettios Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    I'm focusing on Watchful / Dangerous. Ambition: Bag a Legend! What about those of you who are still playing?

    Was hanging out in Dangerous zone for awhile, but got tired of the missions, soooo now I'm over in the Watchful area. Pretty interesting over here.

  • Shifty_CalhounShifty_Calhoun Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Does anyone know how to get to the shuttered palace?

  • AnteCantelopeAnteCantelope Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    Does anyone know how to get to the shuttered palace?

    You need a whole lot of booze. 400x 1882, 1000x 1879, go to your lodgings and choose 'open a way to other parts of the city'.

    I'm still playing regularly, but I do not guarantee I will listen to your nightmares.

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  • WearingglassesWearingglasses Registered User regular
    edited March 2010
    My Ambition's the Card Game.... of DOOM. Haven't finished it yet though, I was busy seducing a curator's "sister".

    Did anybody pick the Avenge a Loved one Ambition at all?

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  • skettiosskettios Registered User regular
    edited April 2010
    Did anybody pick the Avenge a Loved one Ambition at all?

    I considered it, but chose to beat up things instead (Bag a Legend)

  • Zetetic ElenchZetetic Elench Registered User
    edited April 2010
    My Ambition's the Card Game.... of DOOM. Haven't finished it yet though, I was busy seducing a curator's "sister".

    Don't hurry through it. It ends incredibly abruptly. Just have fun with the side missions. Because once you hit the end of the ambition, you won't really find yourself getting as excited about the game.

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  • LunysgwenLunysgwen Registered User regular
    edited April 2010
    My Ambition's the Card Game.... of DOOM. Haven't finished it yet though, I was busy seducing a curator's "sister".

    Did anybody pick the Avenge a Loved one Ambition at all?

    Yes. It's been slow work for me thus far.

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  • ParadisoParadiso Registered User regular
    edited April 2010
    My Ambition's the Card Game.... of DOOM. Haven't finished it yet though, I was busy seducing a curator's "sister".

    Don't hurry through it. It ends incredibly abruptly. Just have fun with the side missions. Because once you hit the end of the ambition, you won't really find yourself getting as excited about the game.

    I've found some of the other side stories, as well as entering Knife & Candle, to be fun. No, it's not as good as pursuing the ambition, but it's still reasonably entertaining.

  • Shifty_CalhounShifty_Calhoun Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Im still playing this. I decided to reset my ambition from 'to bag a legend' over to 'nemesis'.

    Is anybody else here doing that ambition? I cant find any more quests at nemesis 9.

  • WearingglassesWearingglasses Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    To the gentlemen searching for The Game, have you gone to the Circus yet? It seems the trail continues there.

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  • LucedesLucedes Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Paradiso wrote: »
    My Ambition's the Card Game.... of DOOM. Haven't finished it yet though, I was busy seducing a curator's "sister".

    Don't hurry through it. It ends incredibly abruptly. Just have fun with the side missions. Because once you hit the end of the ambition, you won't really find yourself getting as excited about the game.

    I've found some of the other side stories, as well as entering Knife & Candle, to be fun. No, it's not as good as pursuing the ambition, but it's still reasonably entertaining.

    They expand the Ambitions now and again, and there are some excellent side-stories to explore, such as becoming a Scholar of the Correspondence, the Dreams, the Eater-of-Chains, and so forth.

    Speaking of expanded ambitions... does anyone have Persuasive/Shadowy over 70 and want some work on the side? I can repay you with... limited player interactions? A voucher for some future service? I could also, alternatively, listen to your horror stories, clear your name of scandal, or stockpile any kind of Second Chance items you wish.

    [twitter: lucedes]

    FC: 0559-8026-2690
  • LCCLCC Registered User
    edited May 2011
    I've just started and am open for all sorts of interactions (watchful/dangerous mostly).

    The Twitter is EBLCC.

    Hope to hear from you !

  • Iron WeaselIron Weasel Dillon! You son of a bitch!Registered User regular
    edited May 2011
    I use 10 or twenty actions a day, so feel free to add my Persuasive/Watchful dude:

    @Tanith6227

    Currently Playing:
    Crusader Kings 2, Sleeping Dogs, Fable 3
    GT/Twitter: Tanith 6227
  • CorpekataCorpekata Registered User regular
    edited June 2011
    Anyone still playing this? They just added a new free area to collect some quests, though largely for me it's just filled my opportunity deck with almost impossible skill check cards.

    Would like to see some of the "multiplayer" aspects, I'm @Corpekata

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    Add me on PSN, Raptr and Wii U and probably every other gaming service under the name: Corpekata
    3ds Friend code: 2251-4724-0730
  • Kristmas KthulhuKristmas Kthulhu Registered User regular
    edited June 2011
    I recently got back into this. It turns out that it isn't terribly difficult to get enough free Fate to become an Exceptional Friend. At least for one month, anyway.

    I'm going to add Corpekata and Iron Weasel, I'm @Witchalok.

  • CorpekataCorpekata Registered User regular
    edited June 2011
    I just sent you some nightmares.


    I love that I just typed that.

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  • Kristmas KthulhuKristmas Kthulhu Registered User regular
    edited June 2011
    Wonderful. I thrive on sleepless nights, hunted by the voices in the back of my mind.

    Tomorrow, you must come over for tea. And perhaps a game of chess.

  • beta.lyraebeta.lyrae Registered User
    edited June 2011
    This looks like a nice change of pace. I'm in.

    @hghar

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