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Post n Go Old n New
 
Stevie B - 03:42am Apr 30, 2006 PST
"If you put an infinite number of apes in front of an infinite number of computers, you get a pretty good idea of what internet chat rooms can be like" - Stevie B

Set up: This is a little different from the normal Post and Go games. This area is used for trying new game ideas, or for playing one-time games that don't really fit into any of the current ones.

Here are a few guidelines for how to use this area:
1. Only one game to be played at a time. If you have a fun idea, be patient, you'll get your turn.
2. For any game, all the usual P&G guidelines apply (see the P&G FAQ), unless otherwise stated by the host. The only exception to this is that the person who (in the case of a voting game) wins the the game is not obliged to set the next game, although they have first refusal to do so. If you choose not to post the next game, please say so. If no new game is posted within 2 days, the turn is automatically open to anyone.
3. As a host, clearly indicate whether your game is just a one-timer or an idea for a new P&G game. Explain in detail how the game should be played like is done in the header of all other games. If you repeat the previous game, also repost the rules in full.
4. Depending on the popularity of an idea for a new game, it may become a regular game in the Post and Go folder. While playing, host and players can discuss the new game and possible changes of the header in POST-n-GO COMMENTS. The next host(s) could choose to make a similar game that takes the suggestions into account. After a few "try-outs" this can result in a good final header for a new game.
5. Be aware that the intention is not to increase the current number of P&G games. Adding a new game will most likely mean archiving a less popular one. Bringing up new ideas can be fun, but it never hurts to be selective.
6. With Voting games, it might not always be possible to follow the schedule used with the rest of the voting games. With this in mind, it is recommended that the game schedule is controlled by the current host. The host must state when voting will be called, and when the voting will be tallied. Please note: If the game is falling behind the schedule set by the host, then anyone can jump in and move it along.

If you're stuck for ideas why not have a look at the list of games in The Games Pool? If you've played or created a game here and you've enjoyed it, why not add it to The Games Pool?

If you have questions regarding hosting and posting, check out the FAQ. Have fun!

Current Old n New Game




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Aggie - 06:49am Sep 20, 2006 PST(#189 of 1085)
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. ee cummings

Joy


Joy Gold - 02:09pm Sep 20, 2006 PST(#190 of 1085)

Rose


_Jersey_Girl_ - 06:15pm Sep 20, 2006 PST(#191 of 1085)
"Nothing matters in the whole wide world when you're in love with a Jersey Girl." - T. Waits

Joy


Stevie B - 09:02am Oct 5, 2006 PST(#192 of 1085)
"If you put an infinite number of apes in front of an infinite number of computers, you get a pretty good idea of what internet chat rooms can be like" - Stevie B

wondering?


wondering - 09:27am Oct 5, 2006 PST(#193 of 1085)
We all lose our minds occasionally. Mine wandered off last month, and still hasn't come back.

Joy wins!

sorry, I lost this one again.


Joy Gold - 07:27pm Oct 5, 2006 PST(#194 of 1085)

Let's try another round of...
Punorama!

In this game (inspired by the game by the BBC game of the same name), I will give you a short news story. Your task? To write a punny headline that a newspaper editor would use if they ran the story.

Today's topic: The City Public Works Department received complaints today about ugly traffic signal poles near a Sam's Club and Baptist Seminary. The poles have layers of peeling paint interspersed with rust spots. The complainer, Brenda Shears of Gladstone, said, "If the area was blighted, I wouldn't think anything of it."

Blighted or not, tne poles will have to wait their turn at the bottom of a list of 3,000 ugly poles. However, readers are cautioned, do not put your tongue on those poles in winter.


The Clueless One - 02:08pm Oct 14, 2006 PST(#195 of 1085)
An error occurred while processing this directive.

*dusting ping*


Stevie B - 03:02pm Oct 14, 2006 PST(#196 of 1085)
"If you put an infinite number of apes in front of an infinite number of computers, you get a pretty good idea of what internet chat rooms can be like" - Stevie B

Warsaw in Poland - Eyesore on Pole


DeeGee - 04:10am Oct 15, 2006 PST(#197 of 1085)
A birth certificate shows you were born. A death certificate shows you have died. A photo album shows you have lived.

Rustpole of the Bailey.

Poledark - needs some paint.


Chris Wise - 07:56am Oct 15, 2006 PST(#198 of 1085)
Every day, do one thing that scares you.

Poles Show Blisterng on the Rise


Aggie - 08:09am Oct 15, 2006 PST(#199 of 1085)
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. ee cummings

Shears Cuts Ugly Pole Workers


Joy Gold - 08:30am Oct 15, 2006 PST(#200 of 1085)

Get those entries in. Voting will be called this evening MN time


Joy Gold - 08:07pm Oct 15, 2006 PST(#201 of 1085)

Please vote now! I will tally votes on Tuesday night


Aggie - 06:18am Oct 16, 2006 PST(#202 of 1085)
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. ee cummings

Chris


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