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1902Re: [BottosCon] Re: Rounding out my lineup..

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  • Jay White
    17 Sep, 2012
      There we have it. I really wish I could get to 18xx sometime... maybe at GameON in the winter...

      Jay

      On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 8:48 PM, Cavan Cunningham <cavan_patrick@...> wrote:
       

      I'd be up for Sunday Andean Abyss. 

      Sent from Cavan's phone.

      On 2012-09-17, at 8:37 PM, "andrewlawsvancouver" <andrewlaws.vancouver@...> wrote:

       

      I will be up for playing Andean Abyss on Sunday morning.

      --- In BottosCon@..., "david_m_einstein" <david.einstein@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Jay,
      >
      > I think I would probably rather start the game (18XX/Andean Abyss/Bios Megafauna) on Sunday morning rather than split it over the night. I think we would ideally need a 3rd for Bios, and a 4th for Andean Abyss or 1846 (which is the 18XX title I think is probably best for us to try).
      >
      >
      > I probably won't be staying late Saturday night, but the Gunslinger game sounds great (how do I formally declare my intent here?).
      >
      > Yours in newbieness,
      >
      > David
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In BottosCon@..., Jay White <gogomax49@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Hi David,
      > >
      > > Looks like we both posted at the same time!
      > >
      > > I just checked the schedule and it looks like my Friday and Saturday (until
      > > mid-evening) are pretty full.
      > >
      > > Are you (and anyone else) interested in starting an 18xx game after the
      > > Gunslinger game finishes Sat evening, then picking it up on Sunday morning?
      > > Either that or start Sunday morning?
      > >
      > > If that's not a go, how about the same deal with either Andean Abyss or
      > > Bios: Megafauna? (i.e. either start mid-Sat evening and continue Sunday
      > > morning, or start Sunday morning?)
      > >
      > > Jay
      > >
      > > On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 7:49 PM, david_m_einstein <
      > > david.einstein@> wrote:
      > >
      > > > **
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > That gets me out of the woodwork. I have a couple of the "better for
      > > > newbies" 18XX titles that I would really like to try. 1846 and 18NEB are
      > > > the ones I would suggest. My only experience directly with 18XX was one
      > > > aborted game on my home made copy of 18AL... the post mortem revealed we
      > > > were not buying trains fast enough (and the game stalled). What I took from
      > > > that experience is that it is best if newbies like us had an 18XX veteran
      > > > in the game to show us how its done/clean our clocks.
      > > >
      > > > Saturday morning works for me.
      > > >
      > > > If 18XX isn't a go, I would also be very interested in giving Andean Abyss
      > > > or Bios: Megafauna a go. Both would be new to me but I am a veteran High
      > > > Frontier player, so I know what I could be getting into with a Phil Eklund
      > > > game.
      > > >
      > > > Gunslinger also sounds like a great time...
      > > >
      > > > This will be my first BottosCon...
      > > >
      > > > David
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In BottosCon@..., Jay White <gogomax49@> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > I don't suppose anyone has an 18xx game they'd like to play starting Sat
      > > > > morning? It would be my first go at an 18xx game, and would be best if I
      > > > > could get the rules somehow (online?) to read 'em so I don't slow things
      > > > > up.
      > > > >
      > > > > Just putting that out there... otherwise maybe space empires or Andean
      > > > > Abyss..
      > > > >
      > > > > Jay
      > > > >
      > > > > On Friday, September 14, 2012, Bryan <martibm@> wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > I'd be interested in giving this a shot.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In BottosCon@..., Jay White <gogomax49@> wrote:
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >> I'm going to bring Gunslinger to Bottoscon. Maybe during a break we
      > > > can
      > > > > >> have a game. The problem is that it's easy to be eliminated quickly,
      > > > so I
      > > > > >> don't think it would be a great game to block into a slot, but maybe
      > > > > we'll
      > > > > >> scratch together 4-8 people at some point for a couple shoot-em-ups.
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >> Great game, easy to learn if you've never played before.
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >> Jay
      > > > > >>
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > --
      > > > > www.gogomax49.com
      > > > > http://draworbedrawn.blogspot.com/
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      > >
      > >
      > > --
      > > www.gogomax49.com
      > > http://draworbedrawn.blogspot.com/
      > >
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