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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

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    So out of curiosity, has there been any thought put into my suggestion about recruiting additional people for the RP? I'd assume were trying to end current plots and the arc in general. Just want to know if there is a plan if any for getting more characters, especially for the Samsara.
    This RP is open. We can't recruit people, so much as leave it open. Recruitment is virtually impossible, all we need are people who want to play a Bleach character, and don't mind RPing.
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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    We could still advertise via a sig-banner or a recruitment thread in the Recruiting section.

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    The trouble with that is, that even though it draws people in, we want people to stay. And for them to stay they need three things:

    1. To be interested in Bleach.
    2. To be interested in our plots.
    3. To be a Main Character for at least one plot.

    While a small list, that's a crazy requirement, on that makes it rather hard to keep people on the RP.
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    The trouble with that is, that even though it draws people in, we want people to stay. And for them to stay they need three things:

    1. To be interested in Bleach.
    2. To be interested in our plots.
    3. To be a Main Character for at least one plot.

    While a small list, that's a crazy requirement, on that makes it rather hard to keep people on the RP.
    We have another concern in that our pace us deathly slow. We have lost a few people to the simple fact that stuff takes too long to happen.
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    We've all been facing more than our number of setbacks. Many of us have faced a number of RL problems, which makes the whole thing even harder to concilliate.

    I'm afraid there simply isn't much we can do aside from keeping things moving as best as we can. Plots involving a smaller number of characters would probably be ideal - many of our arcs slow to a crawl because there's simply way too many people involved, and not all of them are available at any given time to continue.
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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    ive had two people not join because the pace was too slow...even for forum RP.... they also mentioned it was confusing about postings and who was involved, as each thread isnt limited to just one set of RP, it was hard for them to figure out what was going on and who was involved. So even if they wanted to join in they had no idea what was going on and who was involved as all the posts smack up against each other regardless of what RP it is

    im still relatively new around here, and i can say from my own personal experience, that i almost left because i wasnt welcomed into any RPs or asked to be involved...making a character was justifiably slow as it should be IMO, but joining RP shouldnt be...i knwo everyone has their own RP going on, but as a new player knowing you will be involved in something is almost the most important part of whether you stay or not... people obviously want to RP...and jsut telling them "jump in" is not welcoming enough...

    In my opinion we should be more active in trying to get people involved in SOME kind of RP as they join, even if it is simple...and we should all go out of our way to do it...

    i do think smaller grouped RPs make more sense too...maybe more plot threads with some kind of known goal or hopeful ending...

    i always liked to RP for HOW the story was goign to be told as opposed to the "surprise" or twist endings it could provide...Dungeon crawls are pretty standard for D+D but they can always be exciting and fun as each time you do them you do them in different ways... deciding on the goals in each plot arent exactly the easiest thing to agree on as a group but it isnt impossible something as simple as...

    "New 10th Lt search arc"
    -person who wants to start it contacts those involved, and opens it up to everyone to see if their own goals may fit in
    -each person involved says what they want to accomplish by the end
    -then talk through some mile markers for the RP to hit....
    -if antagonists are needed or something then they are created and volunteered for or are assigned and agreed upon

    ex:
    -Joe(Cpt of 10th) wants a new Lt named of the 10th...puts it in the OOC, "who wants to be involved or thinks they have a character for the job or may want to create one"....Tim, Bob, Shelly, and Rick all are interested...Vladimir thinks he could throw in something as he wants his character to spar someone higher than him for his own character, and Troy has a character already in the 10th wants to be invovled in a minor way...Phillip is friends with Troys charcter and figures they coudl have a good RP whiel all this is going on
    -Tim wants his character to be 10th LT, so does Shelly and Rick...each explaining breifly why and how they woudl want to show it
    -Bob is interested but doesnt have a character so has to create one first
    -while Bob does that, Joe talks about how he would want it to go based on their interests....Shelly and Rick are gonna spar...then Bob and Tim wil..the winner of those spars will square off...as well as the two losers...as a means to show their prowess in battle...
    -Joe doesnt want it all to be about fighting so he interviews each of them as well...the winner is chosen for Joe's own reasoning which he can keep private and let play out in the RP...it will end with Joe and the new aspirant Cpt sparring and finally being named Lt


    that isnt the best example...but it isnt that complicated...and doesnt even have to be very long...serves a greater purpose as well as being able to be somewhat "out of time" or dropped in whenever as it is somewhat self-contained...which would give all the members the freedom to RP in other RPs at some other time if they want....


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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    The glacial pace is indeed a fault of a group of people (me included) that, because of vital plot inclusion, have caused some slowdown in the game. I am incredibly sorry for it.

    That said, there are a lot of things required to get people into this game, and I think it's possible we're trying to do too much. We shot off a major plot involving all of Sereitei that froze over because one of the major players (me) was not really able to pull his weight.

    I think we can fix the glacial speed. We do also need an easy way to integrate new players. I know even before at the beginning, it was very hard for me to jump into Bleach before.

    Also, is being a main character for a plot a requirement? I know I haven't ever cared about that, but I'm not most so I don't know. The whole idea of FFRPs is that really, no one's the "main character".
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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    true there is no "main" character...but there are obviously characters who seem to be involved in lots of stuff...

    being a "main" character i dont think is necessary, but having a plot where they are more than someone who just reacts to others storylines i think si a desire anyone has... having some kind of plot for your own character seems to be something i think most people want to do...everyone has plans for their characters in some way i would think... maybe not...

    maybe everyone could list their small goals and larger ones for each character...then we could talk through how to possibly bring as many of them to fruition as we can...since there is no MAIN plot or MAIN characters ti seems like the overall plot should be run by everyone and all their desires...if not then we should have a more active GM or something like that who guides the players to plots in some way making RP situations for people to help some overall arc going... but everyone's characters should be involved in soem way that progresses the players desires i woudl think...


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    The glacial pace is indeed a fault of a group of people (me included) that, because of vital plot inclusion, have caused some slowdown in the game. I am incredibly sorry for it.

    That said, there are a lot of things required to get people into this game, and I think it's possible we're trying to do too much. We shot off a major plot involving all of Sereitei that froze over because one of the major players (me) was not really able to pull his weight.

    I think we can fix the glacial speed. We do also need an easy way to integrate new players. I know even before at the beginning, it was very hard for me to jump into Bleach before.

    Also, is being a main character for a plot a requirement? I know I haven't ever cared about that, but I'm not most so I don't know. The whole idea of FFRPs is that really, no one's the "main character".

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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    I think people also have to realize that in a game like this, you sometimes have to be willing to sacrifice a lot of what you want. But I don't know whether that's here or there.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tgva8889 View Post
    Also, is being a main character for a plot a requirement? I know I haven't ever cared about that, but I'm not most so I don't know. The whole idea of FFRPs is that really, no one's the "main character".
    It is, actually. For instance, would you have joined BiTP if your character was going to be ignored for most of the game?

    Of course not. Which is one of the main problems with BiTP. We have multiple plots running, and some characters are integral to several at once.

    For instance, currently, in SS, we have:

    Karite's Hollowification (Nearly wrapped up, Kayne is busy.)

    The Maggot's Nest (Don't know where this one is.)

    That chick that Frozen's playing being captured by Ryouichi or something

    Shiro's character in Akio's mansion

    Akio's court martial


    Most of these require the same people to operate in multiple places. Which makes it ludicrously hard to run.

    And then we have Mortal World. That's just confusing in general.

    We're in the past (3 days back.)

    We're in the present.

    We're way back in the past (5 days back, Ep6.)

    We're in the future (2 days forward.)

    It boggles the mind how we ever got anything done.

    Also, Hiro? I have no idea what you're writing. Honestly. Are you translating from another language or something? Because I'm having a really hard time reading most of your text.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Terry576 View Post
    It is, actually. For instance, would you have joined BiTP if your character was going to be ignored for most of the game?

    Of course not. Which is one of the main problems with BiTP. We have multiple plots running, and some characters are integral to several at once.

    For instance, currently, in SS, we have:

    Karite's Hollowification (Nearly wrapped up, Kayne is busy.)

    The Maggot's Nest (Don't know where this one is.)

    That chick that Frozen's playing being captured by Ryouichi or something

    Shiro's character in Akio's mansion

    Akio's court martial


    Most of these require the same people to operate in multiple places. Which makes it ludicrously hard to run.

    And then we have Mortal World. That's just confusing in general.

    We're in the past (3 days back.)

    We're in the present.

    We're way back in the past (5 days back, Ep6.)

    We're in the future (2 days forward.)

    It boggles the mind how we ever got anything done.

    Also, Hiro? I have no idea what you're writing. Honestly. Are you translating from another language or something? Because I'm having a really hard time reading most of your text.
    Well the Hollowfication is almost done, like you said. Maggots nest is really just simple "get these people" besides Hannibal and Takaheshi, which could be handwaved at this point that Hannibal leaves in a short while, and Takaheshi has to be found because he was defeated and knocked out. Then the fight could happen in a sort of flashback, or just be avoided.

    I think Ryouchi just left, and the older lady was just a way to show that without a doubt, the seretei isn't as good as it could be. Akio's court martial can wait as long as needed, and I'm playing (most) of the people who will be involved with the Shiro plot, unless someone wants to volunteer. Shiro may need to see Ryouchi or something in order to get him approved for Shinigami training, or someone way have to come talk to him about his powers. I think that the Lt. of 10th (after we figure out who exactly that will be) would be a good choice for the sole purpose of knocking some sense into Shiro that things are dangerous and if he acts out, the Lt. may just be visiting him again.
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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    true, and i agree entirely, though we should have enough players and little plots where you can get to do both.

    i quite enjoy being a minor character sometimes, but if i am always minor and never get a chance to be in the limelight then it gets old really quick..and it feels like you are just serving other people's desires

    it's gotta be a give and take i think

    i mean...if you want to play a Captain, then you are going to have to accept that you are going to be doing a lot of RP for your 10th Division members that doesnt necessarily push all your own characters plots forward...however, playing a captain must also mean that you are interested in actively BEING a leader of other people so helping them should probably be a part of your own desires OOC for your own RP goals... when a big throwdown happens you get to say the word "Bankai" and do fancy things while others have to watch and support you.

    like Spiderman's pop said "..with great power comes great responsibility" no?

    If you just want to say "Bankai" and not have to RP leading your division, then that kind isnt fair IMO

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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

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    Nakahiro is planning to contact everyone he knows with spiritual powers who wasn't present at the meeting after this to tell them about the group, unless someone else gets to them first.
    Would he know that Yoko (the bount in their class) has powers? If she get's contacted she has a nice pet to help with training, since Grobe's power set is pretty close to a hollow's. The whole "Big and strong" thing, anyway.
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    He has suspicions, but since he hasn't encountered any other Bount, he isn't sure quite what to make of her. He won't contact her unless he can get more information somehow.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dorizzit View Post
    He has suspicions, but since he hasn't encountered any other Bount, he isn't sure quite what to make of her. He won't contact her unless he can get more information somehow.
    Sora knows she's spiritual. She told him in a vague way at the beginning of the RP.

    And Sora hangs out with Silva a lot, thanks to Yui's ridiculous antics.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Terry576 View Post
    It is, actually. For instance, would you have joined BiTP if your character was going to be ignored for most of the game?

    Of course not. Which is one of the main problems with BiTP. We have multiple plots running, and some characters are integral to several at once.
    These are different than what you said. Being "a main character" is not the same as being "involved". Yes, we do have to get people more involved. But making everyone have some "main character status" is bad.

    Though yes, we should try to separate plots so that someone doesn't have to be somewhere all at once. That's where I ran into some issues.
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    Sora knows she's spiritual. She told him in a vague way at the beginning of the RP.

    And Sora hangs out with Silva a lot, thanks to Yui's ridiculous antics.
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    Default Re: [BitP:R] BleachITP Reborn OOC Thread 15: Eye of the Tiger... Hollow

    Okay, so 2 questions.

    1.)Does anyone need one of my characters anywhere?

    2.)Are all the MW kids okay with making kidnapping a couple days later? If so, can we assume that the day after the poolside meeting, they're busy either training, thinking, or (in Nakahiro's case) making some calls? In other words, could we skip over the day itself? I have some plans for that day, but they require Kaito to already be out of school for the day.
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    Okay... I think what we need here is a cat-o'-nine-tails style plot.

    It basically goes like this: we have a series of events taking place that could happen to anyone, anytime. Say, for example, that strange creatures start popping up - they don't seem like run-of-the-mill Hollows, or perhaps anything like Hollows at all. Maybe people start getting sick one after the other, or a number of characters are confined to a limited space with zombie-like creatures (minus the infection issue).

    In any case, we have a series of events going on that aren't happening exclusively by fault of a single character, and feels more like an ambiental disaster. This allows us to create a semi-loose arc where anyone can take over for NPCs if necessary (the survival horror scenario looks specially good for this).

    We will, however, need to coordinate said scenarios in advance so they follow a more or less specified route. Some railroading will be necessary in that case. Overall, we can probably go about things quicker if we stablish mini-plots involving a limited number of players until we can get some more people around. I'd use the whole Pico training episode as an example: the only two people interacting there are Inyu and myself, and we're making good progress, without either Rouga or Pico being tossed to the sidelines.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kuroimaken View Post
    Okay... I think what we need here is a cat-o'-nine-tails style plot.

    It basically goes like this: we have a series of events taking place that could happen to anyone, anytime. Say, for example, that strange creatures start popping up - they don't seem like run-of-the-mill Hollows, or perhaps anything like Hollows at all. Maybe people start getting sick one after the other, or a number of characters are confined to a limited space with zombie-like creatures (minus the infection issue).

    In any case, we have a series of events going on that aren't happening exclusively by fault of a single character, and feels more like an ambiental disaster. This allows us to create a semi-loose arc where anyone can take over for NPCs if necessary (the survival horror scenario looks specially good for this).

    We will, however, need to coordinate said scenarios in advance so they follow a more or less specified route. Some railroading will be necessary in that case. Overall, we can probably go about things quicker if we stablish mini-plots involving a limited number of players until we can get some more people around. I'd use the whole Pico training episode as an example: the only two people interacting there are Inyu and myself, and we're making good progress, without either Rouga or Pico being tossed to the sidelines.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kuroimaken View Post
    Okay... I think what we need here is a cat-o'-nine-tails style plot.

    It basically goes like this: we have a series of events taking place that could happen to anyone, anytime. Say, for example, that strange creatures start popping up - they don't seem like run-of-the-mill Hollows, or perhaps anything like Hollows at all. Maybe people start getting sick one after the other, or a number of characters are confined to a limited space with zombie-like creatures (minus the infection issue).

    In any case, we have a series of events going on that aren't happening exclusively by fault of a single character, and feels more like an ambiental disaster. This allows us to create a semi-loose arc where anyone can take over for NPCs if necessary (the survival horror scenario looks specially good for this).

    We will, however, need to coordinate said scenarios in advance so they follow a more or less specified route. Some railroading will be necessary in that case. Overall, we can probably go about things quicker if we stablish mini-plots involving a limited number of players until we can get some more people around. I'd use the whole Pico training episode as an example: the only two people interacting there are Inyu and myself, and we're making good progress, without either Rouga or Pico being tossed to the sidelines.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kuroimaken View Post
    Okay... I think what we need here is a cat-o'-nine-tails style plot.

    It basically goes like this: we have a series of events taking place that could happen to anyone, anytime. Say, for example, that strange creatures start popping up - they don't seem like run-of-the-mill Hollows, or perhaps anything like Hollows at all. Maybe people start getting sick one after the other, or a number of characters are confined to a limited space with zombie-like creatures (minus the infection issue).

    In any case, we have a series of events going on that aren't happening exclusively by fault of a single character, and feels more like an ambiental disaster. This allows us to create a semi-loose arc where anyone can take over for NPCs if necessary (the survival horror scenario looks specially good for this).

    We will, however, need to coordinate said scenarios in advance so they follow a more or less specified route. Some railroading will be necessary in that case. Overall, we can probably go about things quicker if we stablish mini-plots involving a limited number of players until we can get some more people around. I'd use the whole Pico training episode as an example: the only two people interacting there are Inyu and myself, and we're making good progress, without either Rouga or Pico being tossed to the sidelines.
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    @Kuroimaken: Hm, this has potential. I like it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KnightDisciple View Post
    Okay, so 2 questions.

    1.)Does anyone need one of my characters anywhere?

    2.)Are all the MW kids okay with making kidnapping a couple days later? If so, can we assume that the day after the poolside meeting, they're busy either training, thinking, or (in Nakahiro's case) making some calls? In other words, could we skip over the day itself? I have some plans for that day, but they require Kaito to already be out of school for the day.

    I don't think it is a problem. I will cancel action of Kazari.

    About Kuroimaken's plot:
    Already like such a thing I tried and failed 2 times. Opening school plot and Sayaka become attacked plot. But maybe it can work if not relying on one player.
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    Okay... I think what we need here is a cat-o'-nine-tails style plot.

    It basically goes like this: we have a series of events taking place that could happen to anyone, anytime. Say, for example, that strange creatures start popping up - they don't seem like run-of-the-mill Hollows, or perhaps anything like Hollows at all. Maybe people start getting sick one after the other, or a number of characters are confined to a limited space with zombie-like creatures (minus the infection issue).

    In any case, we have a series of events going on that aren't happening exclusively by fault of a single character, and feels more like an ambiental disaster. This allows us to create a semi-loose arc where anyone can take over for NPCs if necessary (the survival horror scenario looks specially good for this).

    We will, however, need to coordinate said scenarios in advance so they follow a more or less specified route. Some railroading will be necessary in that case. Overall, we can probably go about things quicker if we stablish mini-plots involving a limited number of players until we can get some more people around. I'd use the whole Pico training episode as an example: the only two people interacting there are Inyu and myself, and we're making good progress, without either Rouga or Pico being tossed to the sidelines.
    Intriguing...if it works.

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    Okay, so 2 questions.

    1.)Does anyone need one of my characters anywhere?

    2.)Are all the MW kids okay with making kidnapping a couple days later? If so, can we assume that the day after the poolside meeting, they're busy either training, thinking, or (in Nakahiro's case) making some calls? In other words, could we skip over the day itself? I have some plans for that day, but they require Kaito to already be out of school for the day.
    What about the plans for the group meeting again? I don't have any real objection, I just want to make sure everything stays consistent.
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    See, you just mention zombies and people get interested.

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    I don't think it is a problem. I will cancel action of Kazari.

    About Kuroimaken's plot:
    Already like such a thing I tried and failed 2 times. Opening school plot and Sayaka become attacked plot. But maybe it can work if not relying on one player.
    Actually, I'd say that was a relative success. At least with the Sayaka attack mini-plot. Everything that was meant to happen, did, and in fact it suffered almost negligible delay.

    Of course, there's a lot of things we need to work out (ultimately, the problem itself will need to go away somehow, unless we want to tie it with some other plot - maybe someone from the Samsara decides to raise some ruckus and sends zombie Blanks to attack the city, or somesuch. This would make the problem big and manageable without the necessity of a villain being directly involved).
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    Hannibal is a huge exception to the rule; he's probably more powerful than several in-game Captains and Espada. Heck, Maggot's Nest probably wasn't even suited to holding Hannibal.
    While Hannibal being powerful is true, I still think Maggot's Nest was more than suited to keeping him in. Afterall, it did so for two centuries. If it hadn't been broken, he would've never gotten out even of his cell without someone letting him.
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    Overall, talk about recruiting and so on has left me a little pensive. One thing I feel like saying at this point: while we advertised and thought about a big, overarching plot at the start, we don't really have one right now. I'm involved in a half dozen little plots, but many of them won't involve more people than those already in the know.

    I'll leave Michiko plot to Callos and SoG to advance, so no more about that.

    However, after that we only have one "major" arch planned - the Samsara. The setup has largely been done, so it's ready in the queue, needing just a trigger to set it off, but... there isn't much to tie it to the bigger picture. (Hopefully that will remedy itself.)

    There's Kuroimaken's Wall plot that holds potential, but I'm not sure how many of you even remember that one anymore.

    So, at this point it really comes down to people building their own, little plots. This'll likely lead to the game becoming even looser, and some groups of characters might become more, not less isolated as a result. Which is why it's fundamental that those groups find something to do within themselves.

    I support the cat'o'nine-tails plot, if only because it's a plot. But this game as a whole needs less waiting and more doing on everyone's part. We actually have a lot of players, and a lot of characters when you think of it. There's a lot to build upon. But it needs work and workers to become anything.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frozen_Feet View Post
    While Hannibal being powerful is true, I still think Maggot's Nest was more than suited to keeping him in. Afterall, it did so for two centuries. If it hadn't been broken, he would've never gotten out even of his cell without someone letting him.
    It was less Maggot's Nest and more Taiki's insanity that was suited to keeping Hannibal in check. Minus Taiki's insanity, Hannibal probably could have escaped much earlier.

    Edit: Idea for plots: When you come up with an idea, suggest it in here, then ask for 2-3 other people to help you develop it and flesh out the ideas, create/play the main characters, and overall ensure that it goes forward. And everyone else doesn't do anything. Once the plot is fleshed out properly, the group of people presents a proposal for the plot. We need to have plots that are more focused than just "Let's do this!" and we need to have plots focused and run by fewer people. We've tried big plots with tons of people involved in their construction and they don't work as well, I don't think. But I think, for example, the invasion would have worked fine had I not died and fallen off a cliff. It was more a smaller group of people organizing everything and then presenting it to the people who would be involved.

    I dunno whether my plan is right, it itself probably needs some editing. But we need a process that gets major plots created.
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    Kasanip: Why do you need to cancel Kazari's actions?

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    What about the plans for the group meeting again? I don't have any real objection, I just want to make sure everything stays consistent.
    Um. When was the group meeting? Maybe just do it like this:
    Day 1: Pool Meeting
    Day 2: Stuff
    Day 3: This group meeting
    Day 4: Kina-napping

    Unless you think we could combine 3 and 4; they all meet up...except Kina. Thus we realize something's wrong. Or some such as that.
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