The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:52 am UTC

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@Vicarin, if there's a mislynch tonight, I could see scum killing each other, although I agree it's relatively unlikely in that case for various reasons that I will go through when I have more time (LG doesn't know SK still exists, MC cannot kill both tonight and tomorrow, and killing LG makes risks town locking onto MC on the last day etc etc).
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Mark_Cangila » Sat Jan 12, 2019 3:09 pm UTC

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So, I usually don't put these posts out, but it is really an interesting situation. I have basically solved the game. I know I'm the SK and LG is mafia. I was an underdog and now I'm an sk. I'm hoping to lynch any town, with MoA being my main target. If I lynch them I'll kill LG and hope LG manages to kill a town. Actually.... a moody lynch might be nice. The only RBer left. I just hope LG kills moody if moody is alive and moody doesn't protect LG.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Vicarin » Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:46 pm UTC

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Spoiler:
bessie continuing to derail MoA's perfectly amazing plan :(.

Actually, Mark and LaserGuy should both be almost completely sure that there's exactly 1 other scum, with it either being the other person, or a really outside chance of moody. This does make it rather likely that they'll take care of each other tonight...

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:10 am UTC

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Mark believes LaserGuy is scum, but LaaerGuy only thinks Mark is indie, which means he might not shoot him, expecting there to be one more day. Both need a town lynch or they're in trouble, as either flipping non town essentially confirms the other. If Mark had claimed indie earlier in the Day, he might have been able to survive that, playing the Godfather + LaserGuy card, but he'd still have to come up with a convincing claim.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Sabrar » Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:50 pm UTC

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So LaserGuy kills moody and scum wins by getting MOA mislynched.
Hopefully bessie will have second thoughts after seeing Mark's flip (MOA being GF doesn't explain moody's second result).

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:36 pm UTC

Secret Santa 2018:
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As things stand, LaserGuy is killing moody, who is protecting bessie, and being checked by MoA, who is also giving coal to LaserGuy, so MoA will know pretty definitively that LaserGuy is scum, and Mark and moody's flips should give the remaining information to confirm LaserGuy as scum to bessie, so I don't give him much chance.

By the way D5 will be the last day, assuming nothing changes, in case the next mod wants to start sign ups.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Vicarin » Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:50 am UTC

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Yeah, moody's results being confirmed correct plus Mark's flip will explain all of the issues bessie was having (as it will show the swap targets part of mpolo's power) and will only make sense if MoA is town, so I think there's basically no way in hell LaserGuy can talk his way out of this.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby SuicideJunkie » Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:59 am UTC

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Aw, darn. I was really rooting for team stabby to make the big comeback there.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby bessie » Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:18 am UTC

Secret Santa 2018

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Soooo, is anyone talking about me?

Sir Sabrar appeared to be wearing a strange vest of somekind. It seemed to be missing something on one side, as evidenced by the fact that there were several black orbs tied to the other.

His Royal Modness won’t tell me if I’m in possession of any of the missing black orbs. Perhaps they’re with my faithful hunting hound. Hoku has at least a dozen tennis balls hidden all over the yard. Probably more. They're his favorite toys.

C’mon scum pick me me me. . .

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Vicarin » Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:23 am UTC

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Oh, we sure are talking about you bessie. But you won't get your wish of getting NKed. Find it kind of funny that I managed to get immediately NKed after replacing in...

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Madge » Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:53 am UTC

jimbobmacdoodle wrote:Secret Santa 2018:
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As things stand, LaserGuy is killing moody, who is protecting bessie, and being checked by MoA, who is also giving coal to LaserGuy, so MoA will know pretty definitively that LaserGuy is scum, and Mark and moody's flips should give the remaining information to confirm LaserGuy as scum to bessie, so I don't give him much chance.

By the way D5 will be the last day, assuming nothing changes, in case the next mod wants to start sign ups.


Secret Santa 2018
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Looking at the queue that's either sungura (if she's ready now) or SuicideJunkie, so those guys should hopefully be aware.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby SuicideJunkie » Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:57 pm UTC

Madge wrote:Secret Santa 2018
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Looking at the queue that's either sungura (if she's ready now) or SuicideJunkie, so those guys should hopefully be aware.


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I've got the role cards mostly done with some fill-in-the-blanks, although the final distribution of gadgets will have to wait for the player list to be known.
I'm wondering if the size descriptions have drifted to match the player base. Is a Medium/Large as in The Body actually possible, or does that mean 12ish?
I've got 9 unique roles sketched up, with room for filler, and that doesn't sound small anymore.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby MasterOfAll » Wed Jan 16, 2019 5:29 pm UTC

Sandy Claws:
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I'm surprised that this night didn't end way before the deadline. There are only 3 or 4 players left alive, and I got my coal giving and detecting targets in as soon as I saw that hammer vote.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby moody7277 » Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:01 pm UTC

Secret Santa 2018

Spoiler:
Well, once again I've avoided being town in a 3-person LYLO. I wonder if I'll ever get to practice that. Spoiler binge was rather fun, seeing that Mark had a weird role, and the whole SJ curse thingy.

Sending out good vibes to bessie and MoA.
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Tigerlion wrote:Well, I imagine as the game progresses, various people will be getting moody.


BoomFrog wrote:I still have no idea what town moody really looks like.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:31 pm UTC

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I doubt LaserGuy is going to stand a chance today. I don't think he can plausibly play the "I am town card, so one of you is scum", unless he can come up with a good reason that renders both moody's and mpolo's results invalid, probably due to hidden mechanics in moody's ability and/or simultaneously somehow driving a Godfather theory.

Another possible crazy idea is for him to claim some sort of exotic indie (or possibly something more mundane, like survivor, but that's boring), specifically some kind of Kingmaker role: he has to engineer a 1v1 situation, with him as the third player and has to be the hammer vote against one of them to win. This still requires a Godfather push, but I don't see any alternative.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Vicarin » Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:13 am UTC

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Methinks LaserGuy isn't trying his absolute hardest to come up with a theory, but who can blame him? :P

I doubt anyone would buy a 7-2-1-1-1 setup, so that's not really on the table.

I'd forgotten moody got his ability switched so there's no flip of the secret mechanics, buuuuut I doubt bessie is paranoid enough to go against the absolute mountain of evidence against LaserGuy now.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby bessie » Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:19 am UTC

Secret Santa 2018

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Hahahahahaha, like usual jimbobmacdoodle is a master of flavor writing.

This was the night action I submitted:
Night action: Mourn Sabrar.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:09 am UTC

Secret Santa 2018 (bessie may read):
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Thanks. Your picture was a wonderful inspiration, and I just had to work it in somehow.
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby Zenii » Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:27 am UTC

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guud jb town

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby LaserGuy » Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:43 am UTC

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Well, no surprises there. I can't say I exactly put in the effort that last day :P Anyway, game was basically over as soon as moody claimed on D2... we were just going through the motions beyond that.

For the record, I was serious about mass claim being viable and would have proposed it as Town. As it turns out, with 2 super cops, 2 docs, and an inventor who can make unlimited bulletproof vests, mass claim would have broken this setup almost immediately.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby jimbobmacdoodle » Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:01 am UTC

Secret Santa 2018:
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Cue confused reactions from all those who haven't read spoilers... And maybe a few that have :twisted:
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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby SuicideJunkie » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:26 pm UTC

Secret Santa 2018 @jimbobmacdoodle:
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Whhhaaat?
Does Laserguy have a cleverly disguised squire to take the blame for him and ignore the lynch?
Is Bessie a double-secret serial killer and the final day will be down to a quickdraw competition with two players left and one vote needed to lynch?
Is dimochka actually playing as the mouse, acting as a final godfather boss?
...Could the coal be flammable and everyone dies tonight so Mark and I win in a classic sports-movie comeback sequence...?

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby moody7277 » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:51 pm UTC

Secret Santa 2018 @SJ

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Your last point is funny because I had a similar thought about the coal. I figured that someone who was rooting for mpolo in the B99 game submitted a similar role.
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Tigerlion wrote:Well, I imagine as the game progresses, various people will be getting moody.


BoomFrog wrote:I still have no idea what town moody really looks like.

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Re: The Gojoe Memorial Mafia Discussion Thread

Postby SuicideJunkie » Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:59 pm UTC

Golden Gun signups are open now.

In case you're wondering, the sample role is not actually in the game, but has the same structure.
I do not plan to have any exact duplicate or vanilla roles, although there will naturally be some similar ones on the MI6 side.

I am still open to new gadget and gadget-modifier idea submissions, but may not be able to work them in to the game at this point.


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