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Unsettling Benbot and Janet both idle out after seven full days of inactivity each. I also idle myself. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 01/27/23 0
Just Visiting Darknight idles out after seven days with no posts or comments, and leaves no Settlement behind. Quorum drops to 7. Kevan 01/18/23 1 01/21/23
The Cask of Amontillado Benbot idles out in the mansion cellar, after eight days with no posts or comments. Quorum drops to 7. Kevan 12/30/22 0
Leaving the Foyer Snisbo idles out after 8 days with no posts or comments. Quorum remains 7. Kevan 12/18/22 0
A Misty Figure Misty idles out after seven days with no posts or comments. Quorum drops to 7. Kevan 12/15/22 0
The Ride Home A place to record any post-game feedback or discussion. Kevan 12/06/22 12 12/07/22
We’ve Seen the Prices at the Zoo Darknight idles out after a week with no proposals or comments. They controlled no Visitors in the park. Quorum drops to 4. Kevan 11/24/22 0
Last Bot Standing The Benbot Group idle out after seven days without a post or comment. Quorum drops to 4. Kevan 11/21/22 2 11/21/22
Designated Meeting Point Habanero, Lendunistus and Madrid all idle out after seven days with no posts or comments. Quorum drops by two rungs to 5. None of the idled Groups have Visitors at the carnival. Kevan 11/15/22 0
Stuck in Traffic Snisbo and TyGuy idle out after 7 and 8 days of inactivity respectively, having made no posts or comments since the dynasty started. Kevan 11/12/22 3 11/13/22
Factory Recall Wdtefv times out after a full seven days without making any posts or comments. Quorum drops to 6. Kevan 07/12/22 0
Something in the Water Trigon also idles out after a full seven days without posts or comments. Their Buildings become Uninhabited. Quorum remains 5. Kevan 06/15/22 0
Stargazing SupernovaStarbright idles out after seven full days with no votes or comments. Their Buildings become uninhabited, the Gates lose their Baron and SupernovaStarbright disappears from the Queue. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 06/15/22 0
Auguring: Water Floodwaters surge across the city, inundating the Sardinian Embassy, the abandoned Farm at the Gates, Trigon’s House in the Agora, Lendunistus’s Shop in the Hills and Josh’s Ziggurat. (Note that I’ve interpreted “swap the ownerships of those Embassies in a secretly random manner” to mean that a Flooded Embassy does… Kevan 06/13/22 0
The Open Gates Wdtefv idles out after a full seven days with no posts or comments. They leave the Queue, and their Farm and House at the Gates become Uninhabited. Quorum remains 6. Kevan 06/10/22 0
Stony Ground Jumble idles out, having made no posts or comments over the past seven days. Their Farm in the Fields becomes Uninhabited. Quorum drops to 6. Kevan 06/09/22 0
Auguring: Water, Fire and Conflict Wdtefv’s Temple on the Hill was flooded with Water from the city’s underground springs. A mighty Fire in the Palace destroyed the Temples of Josh and Darknight there, spreading from one to the other. In the confusion, a flotilla of unidentified ships raided the city’s Docks, breaking the district into… Kevan 06/08/22 2 06/08/22
At the Pnyx Of the eleven non-Emperor players of the game right now, seven have made no proposals since the dynasty started two weeks ago, two of those being longer-term players who unintentionally idled out having also neglected to cast any votes either. Two others have only made one proposal each. Why aren’t… Kevan 05/31/22 5 06/03/22
Auguring: Fire in the Odeon A wooden animal sculpture in the Odeon district bursts into flames during the night, burning the Trojan Embassy to the ground. Kevan 05/28/22 0
Elysian Fields Jumble idles out after seven days with no posts or blog comments. My understanding of the Buildings rule is that their Farm in the Fields still exists, but no longer has a valid owner: it must be “owned by a single Guardian or Foreign Power” and Jumble is no longer… Kevan 05/24/22 4 05/24/22
Conflict at the Hill Violent unrest breaks out at a political assembly on the Hill, spilling out into the streets. The crowd are eventually brought under control, but in doing so Baron Lendunistus loses the respect of the district. Kevan 05/24/22 0
Auguring No Buildings were removed from Atlantis on this day. Kevan 05/21/22 0
Ascension Address: The Fall of Atlantis “Now in this island of Atlantis there existed a confederation of kings, of great and marvellous power, which held sway over all the island, and over many other islands also and parts of the continent…” The assembled guardians of the city file out from between the pillars of the oracle’s… Kevan 05/18/22 2 05/18/22
Post-dynastic discussion A post for discussion of the dynasty that has just ended: what worked and what didn’t, why people did the things that happened in the dynasty and didn’t do the things that didn’t, and what future generations can learn from it. Kevan 05/18/22 10 05/19/22
Story Post: Primary Source: Bronze Mechanism Corroded bronze mechanism recovered from anchor site, possibly some kind of clockwork timing device. Kevan 05/15/22 0
Story Post: Primary Source: Atlantean Pipe Length of bitumen-lined ceramic pipework recovered from the Haniver crash site, thought to be Atlantean in origin. Kevan 05/14/22 0
Read Only Memory Darknight and SingularByte are idled after seven and eight respective days without any posts or comments. Quorum drops to 4. Kevan 05/14/22 2 05/15/22
Ghosts of Atlantis Axemabaro and GloopyGhost both idle out automatically after seven days with neither a post nor comment from them. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 05/04/22 0
Mantle Pass The bright, ancient arrow embedded between the crooked black plates of Dark One’s armour flickers and fades down through the visible spectrum, disappearing into a haze of smoke as it reaches the infrared. The Dark One brushes a few flecks of ash from his chestplate. I pass the mantle to… Kevan 12/12/21 4 12/12/21
Story Post: Before the Dawn I step out of the shadows and assault the Dark One. Kevan 12/11/21 1 12/11/21
Jumble Down Jumble idles out after a week with no posts or comments. Quorum remains 7. Kevan 12/05/21 0
Moving Out SupernovaStarbright idles out after eight days of inactivity. Quorum remains 8. Kevan 10/21/21 0
Katelyn’s Second Move The enactment of Katelyn’s First Move has renumbered the Zones, meaning that Infirmary Zone (with Katelyn Dubose on Floor 3) expanded to take in the Copbots on Floor 5, which it didn’t before. But the Security rule says that “Katelyn Dubose and her Punk-Neo-mutualists cannot exist in the same location… Kevan 10/15/21 0
Between Floors Utina idles out after seven days with no posts or comments. Quorum drops to 8. Kevan 10/04/21 0
Housing Regulations All players - especially the admins - are reminded that with the enactment of Household Unit, proposal votes which do not match those of other players on the same floor are now considered to be invalid. Kevan 09/28/21 3 09/28/21
Ascension Address: The Uprising Angling and zooming the cameras up from the shapeless white glow of the palace, the infrared glare balanced out and Comms Director Alger could see further packs of drones swarming through the smoke clouds. Hillman didn’t look up from the service panel. “So is this an attack or a liberation?”… Kevan 09/24/21 0
Target Lost Chiiika idles out automatically after a full week with no posts or comments. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 09/18/21 0
Sleeper Cell Utina idles out automatically after seven days without making a post or comment. Quorum remains 6. Kevan 09/13/21 0
Zero Days Since An Accident Apologies all, I’ve just killed Ais’s DoV in the one good faith way that it’s possible to do so: mistakenly enacting it when it could not be enacted (I was an hour and a half early, I thought it was later in the morning than it was). This triggers the… Kevan 08/21/21 3 08/21/21
Dust to Dustsheet Cuddlebeam idles out automatically after seven days without a post or comment. Quorum remains 7. Kevan 08/19/21 0
Bright Night SupernovaStarbright and Darknight are both idled out, after a week without a post or comment from them. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 05/25/21 0
/var/log/dynasty Opening a log file for post-dynastic discussion. Kevan 05/12/21 3 05/12/21
Story Post: Escape Attempt Lights continue to flicker on the rooftop substation, and the facility’s microwave antennae sends a second burst of data towards a distant city skyline. Kevan 05/10/21 0
Out of Battery Casio idles out automatically after a week without making a comment or blog post. Quorum drops to 5. Kevan 05/02/21 0
Story Post: Capo Pedrolino Following the Crown Match, Josh has 122 Pegs to Clucky’s 47. With the most Pegs of all Players, Josh is the Capofamiglia. Kevan 04/13/21 0
Third Crown Match Game: Clucky vs Josh Clucky is the starting player. Clucky is wearing a Morante Mask, Josh a Pedrolino Mask. The Grand Canal is the 10 of Swords . The Bersaglio is 31 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/12/21 20 04/13/21
Second Crown Match Game: Josh vs Clucky Josh is the starting player. Josh is wearing a Pedrolino Mask, Clucky a Morante Mask. The Grand Canal is the Queen of Coins . The Bersaglio is 34 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/11/21 22 04/11/21
First Crown Match Game: Clucky vs Josh Clucky is the starting player. Clucky is wearing an Arlecchino Mask, Josh a Pedrolino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Queen of Batons . The Bersaglio is 34 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Il Propore and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/10/21 17 04/10/21
Fifty-Second Game: Clucky vs Pokes Clucky is the starting player. Clucky is wearing a Tognoli Mask, Pokes a Reali Mask. The Grand Canal is the 8 of Swords . The Bersaglio is 29 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Il Propore and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/08/21 5 04/08/21
Fifty-First Game: Lemonfanta vs Jumble Lemonfanta is the starting player. Lemonfanta is wearing a Morante Mask, Jumble an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/08/21 11 04/10/21
Fiftieth Game: Josh vs Brendan Josh is the starting player. Both players are wearing Pedrolino masks. The Grand Canal is Death . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/08/21 6 04/08/21
Forty-Ninth Game: Pokes vs Josh Pokes is the starting player. Pokes is wearing an Arlecchino Mask, Josh a Pedrolino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Knight of Swords . The Bersaglio is 33 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/07/21 6 04/07/21
Forty-Eighth Game: Lemonfanta vs Jumble Lemonfanta is the starting player. Lemonfanta is wearing a Succo Mask, Jumble an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the World . The Bersaglio is 36 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, L’Ossa and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/07/21 16 04/10/21
Forty-Seventh Game: Brendan vs Clucky Brendan is the starting player. Brendan is wearing a Pedrolino Mask, Clucky an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Knight of Coins . The Bersaglio is 33 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/07/21 14 04/09/21
Forty-Sixth Game: Pokes vs Brendan Pokes is the starting player. Pokes is wearing an Arlecchino Mask, Brendan a Morante Mask. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/06/21 5 04/07/21
Forty-Fifth Game: Clucky vs Josh Clucky is the starting player. Clucky is wearing an Arlecchino Mask, Josh a Pedrolino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Star . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/06/21 25 04/07/21
Forty-Fourth Game: Jumble vs Lemonfanta Jumble is the starting player. Jumble is wearing an Arlecchino Mask, Lemonfanta a Centofanti Mask. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/06/21 13 04/09/21
Forty-Third Game: Josh vs Lemonfanta Josh is the starting player. Josh is wearing a Pedrolino Mask, Lemonfanta a Centofanti Mask. The Grand Canal is the Devil . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/05/21 14 04/09/21
Forty-Second Game: Clucky vs Pokes Clucky is the starting player. Clucky and Pokes are both wearing Arlecchino Masks. The Grand Canal is the King of Cups . The Bersaglio is 35 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/05/21 31 04/06/21
Forty-First Game: Brendan vs Jumble Brendan is the starting player. Brendan is wearing a Morante Mask, Jumble an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Queen of Batons . The Bersaglio is 34 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Il Propore and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/05/21 8 04/08/21
Fortieth Game: Josh vs Pokes Josh is the starting player. Josh is wearing a Pedrolino Mask, Pokes is wearing an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Devil . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/03/21 11 04/05/21
Thirty-Ninth Game: Raven1207 vs Brendan Raven1207 is the starting player. Raven1207 and Brendan are both wearing Bonanno Masks. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, L’Ossa and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/03/21 6 04/05/21
Thirty-Eighth Game: Lemonfanta vs Clucky Lemonfanta is the starting player. Lemonfanta is wearing a Centofanti Mask, Clucky is wearing an Arlecchino Mask. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/03/21 17 04/05/21
Thirty-Seventh Game: Raven1207 vs Clucky Raven1207 is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Devil . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Il Propore and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/02/21 20 04/06/21
Thirty-Sixth Game: Pokes vs Josh Pokes is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Queen of Swords . The Bersaglio is 34 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/02/21 10 04/02/21
Thirty-Fifth Game: Lemonfanta vs Jumble Lemonfanta is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Magician . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Il Propore and L’Ossa. (The Environment) The Magician reveals Lemonfanta’s hand as:  9 of Coins Moon 7 of Swords 8 of Cups 6 of Cups… Kevan 04/02/21 7 04/02/21
Thirty-Fourth Game: Brendan vs Josh Brendan is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Ace of Cups . The Bersaglio is 22 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 04/01/21 18 04/02/21
Thirty-Third Game: Clucky vs Pokes Clucky is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Knight of Coins . The Bersaglio is 33 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 04/01/21 32 04/02/21
Thirty-Second Game: Raven1207 vs Jumble Raven1207 is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 7 of Cups . The Bersaglio is 28 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 04/01/21 21 04/09/21
Thirty-First Game: Lemonfanta vs Jumble Lemonfanta is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Ace of Swords . The Bersaglio is 22 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, Il Propore and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 03/31/21 14 04/02/21
Thirtieth Game: Josh vs Brendan Josh is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Queen of Batons . The Bersaglio is 34 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Il Propore and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 03/31/21 11 04/01/21
Twenty-Ninth Game: Clucky vs Pokes Clucky is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 7 of Swords . The Bersaglio is 28 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 03/31/21 10 03/31/21
Twenty-Eighth Game: Brendan vs Josh Brendan is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 7 of Batons . The Bersaglio is 28 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, L’Ossa and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 03/30/21 24 03/31/21
Twenty-Seventh Game: Raven1207 vs Clucky Raven1207 is the starting player. The Grand Canal is Death . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 03/30/21 25 03/31/21
Twenty-Sixth Game: Lemonfanta vs Jumble Lemonfanta is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Ace of Swords . The Bersaglio is 22 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and Il Propore. (The Environment) Kevan 03/30/21 14 04/01/21
Twenty-Fifth Game: Pokes vs Clucky Pokes is the starting player. The Grand Canal is Death . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, L’Universo, L’Ossa and Tripletta. (The Environment) Kevan 03/29/21 27 03/29/21
Twenty-Fourth Game: Josh vs Brendan Josh is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Star . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Il Propore and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 03/29/21 8 03/29/21
Twenty-Third Game: Jumble vs Raven1207 Jumble is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Magician . The Bersaglio is 21 . Active Tricks: Il Toro, L’Aria, Il Verme, Il Corpo Celeste, Tripletta and L’Ossa. (The Environment) Kevan 03/29/21 36 03/31/21
Twenty-Second Game: Jumble vs Pokes Jumble is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Lightning . The Bersaglio is 21 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/28/21 25 03/29/21
Twenty-First Game: Clucky vs Josh Clucky is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Devil . The Bersaglio is 21 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/28/21 6 03/28/21
Twentieth Game: Brendan vs Lemonfanta Brendan is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 9 of Cups . The Bersaglio is 30 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/28/21 19 03/30/21
Nineteenth Game: Pokes vs Clucky Pokes is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the Knight of Cups . The Bersaglio is 33 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/27/21 25 03/29/21
Seventeenth Game redux: Jumble vs Raven1207 Restarted after the hands were misdealt in the previous version. Jumble is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 8 of Batons . The Bersaglio is 29 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/26/21 22 03/28/21
Eighteenth Game: Lemonfanta vs Pokes Lemonfanta is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 10 of Swords . The Bersaglio is 31 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/26/21 19 03/26/21
Seventeenth Game: Jumble vs Raven1207 Jumble is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 8 of Batons . The Bersaglio is 29 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/26/21 7 03/26/21
Sixteenth Game: Josh vs Brendan Josh is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 7 of Coins . The Bersaglio is 28 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/26/21 26 03/27/21
Fifteenth Game: Josh vs Lemonfanta Josh is the starting player. The Grand Canal is the 6 of Swords . The Bersaglio is 27 . All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/26/21 25 03/26/21
Mentorship Announcement Josh is formally assigned as the Mentor of new player Lemonfanta. Kevan 03/26/21 0
Fourteenth Game: Pokes vs Raven1207 Pokes is the starting player. The Bersaglio for this game is 33. All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/25/21 25 03/26/21
Thirteenth Game: Bucky vs Brendan Bucky is the starting player. The Bersaglio for this game is 31. All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/25/21 13 03/26/21
Eleventh Game: Pokes vs Brendan Pokes is the starting player. The Bersaglio for this game is 28. All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/25/21 6 03/25/21
Tenth Game: Clucky vs Jumble Clucky is the starting player. The Bersaglio for this game is 29. All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/25/21 21 03/26/21
Ninth Game: Raven1207 vs Josh Raven1207 is the starting player. The Bersaglio for this game is 30. All six Tricks are active. (The Environment) Kevan 03/25/21 35 03/25/21
Eighth Game: Raven1207 vs Josh Raven1207 is starting player. (The Environment) Kevan 03/24/21 28 03/24/21
Seventh Game: Pokes vs Jumble Pokes is starting player. (The Environment) Kevan 03/24/21 25 03/24/21
Sixth Game: Clucky vs Bucky Clucky is the starting player. (The Environment) Kevan 03/24/21 20 03/24/21
Double Zero Players of active games should note that the enactment of Doppio Doppio Guaio has directly updated the live Giolitti tournament rules and (inadvertently) zeroed the Stakes of all active games. (Future games will begin at 1 Stakes as intended, but current games have no specified default Stakes, so they take… Kevan 03/19/21 1 03/19/21
Fifth Game: Darknight vs Brendan Darknight is the starting player. The Environment Kevan 03/19/21 22 03/24/21
Fourth Game: Bucky vs Josh Bucky is the starting player. Kevan 03/19/21 18 03/19/21
Third Game: Clucky vs Jumble Clucky is the starting player. Kevan 03/19/21 14 03/19/21