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Oxxia
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Karma: 2/0
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Hi everyone

Hi everyone, just wanted to introduce myself! I am a complete newbie in rpg's and also in playing them online ofcourse. My friends are not that interested in the whole experience, that's why I try to find it online Since I really want to learn, any tips/tricks or help is more than welcome!


Posted on 2016-03-31 at 18:23:18.

Odyson
PUN-dit
Karma: 154/25
6179 Posts


Welcome.............

Hey Oxxia ,glad you stopped by. Tip #ONE. Here take this soft fluffy towel!! Quickly!!!

Now you are ready..why the towel??? There are more welcomes coming and you'll need it...lol.

Now tip#2: Oh just lurk and read and join in the chat and find something that interests you.

Tip #3: Go to the home page and check out Pit Friend's Guide for Newbies. Really good stuff there.

As For RPing well if you enjoy writing then it will evolve.

Tip# 4: Enjoy this nice frosty tankard of "Good Old Froth-n-Slosh" our own stale pale ale that is so light the foam is on the bottom!!!

Welcome..Hope you enjoy your time here!

Odyson



Posted on 2016-03-31 at 20:33:49.
Edited on 2016-03-31 at 20:35:02 by Odyson

Shield Wolf
Alpha Beard
Karma: 49/2
1066 Posts


'ello!

I see Ody covered the towel, so I can jump right into saying, Welcome to the Asylum, have fun, take a look around the recruitment threads if you are looking to jump into a game, or otherwise just lurk and watch and see if anything catches your eyes.


Posted on 2016-03-31 at 20:52:52.

t_catt11
Fun is Mandatory
RDI Staff
Karma: 357/54
6616 Posts


well

I already welcomed you via PM, but let's do it officially, too... welcome to the Inn!


Posted on 2016-03-31 at 23:20:21.

Eol Fefalas
Keeper of the Kazari
RDI Staff
Karma: 454/28
7883 Posts


Oh yeah!!!

*climbs to the top of the tallest tower, takes out spyglass and surveys the surrounding lands, spots a new (and, sadly, dry face...* Meep! *Tests the wind with a finger, stretches, aims, and ka-boingity-boingity-jingle-jinlge-ka-flutterty-jumpity-twinkle-pooooouuuuunce!*



Hiya, Oxxia!So happy to have you with us!

So it's tips you're looking for, eh? Okay!

Tip #1: Never eat spinach with a stranger!

Tip #2: Don't pee into the wind!

Tip #3: Don't feed the Grugg! (But, do absolutely LOVE the Grugg!)

Tip #4: Don't lose that towel...

And now for something we hope you'll really like!

As far as gaming goes, if you're looking for something in which there aren't a whole heap of gaming "rules" to keep up with and such, the Freeform gaming area is probably for you... Just dream yourself up a character, pop in, and RP your little heart out. Boo Boo and myself are currently having a rather enjoyable interaction in a thread called The Bleeding Lute, for example.

Now, if you're looking for something with a little more structure, something a little more rules based, you'll wanna scour the recruitment threads and see who's looking for players and what "flavor" game you might wanna participate in. We've got stuff from Brom's Cyberpunk game (which I see you've already asked about) to straight on, good ol D&D. My advice for playing rules based games, though, especially if you haven't had any experience in character creation and/or playing , at all, is to do a little research... Invoke the Google and read up on various systems, learn how characters are created, etc....Or, you know, ask one of us Innmates! We're all pretty friendly and happy (if a little insane) and I think you'll find, we're all pretty darn eager to help out where we can!

That said... Welcome to the Inn! Looking forward to seeing you become part of our mildly-mad family!



Posted on 2016-04-01 at 07:27:17.
Edited on 2016-04-01 at 07:43:28 by Eol Fefalas

Boo Boo
RDI Fixture
Karma: 27/1
673 Posts


Welcome

Oxxia Welcome to the Inn. I see Eol greeted you. That is what the towel is for.

Others have already given you some good tips. I too am new and things can seem overwhelming at first. I know! But start out slow and like Eol said you are welcome to wander into The Bleeding Lute RP. It is just an Inn basically where you can bring out a fantasy style character and interact. Read some of what Eol and I have done for an idea.

The basic rules in Free-form RP which is what the Lute is: State what your character is doing and leave any actions of the other Players to state their own actions. Inn Staff (NPCs like the bartender and wait staff) are open for you to state normal actions for them. Like bringing you drink and food if you order it.

But your welcome to come on in if you like. We promise to take it easy on you and help you along. This place is good and filled with good people who will help you if you just ask.


Posted on 2016-04-01 at 11:37:35.

Hammer
Extreme Exclaimator!
Karma: 90/24
4114 Posts


Greetings

Glad to be gaming with you in the Cyberpunk game

Welcome to the Asylum



Posted on 2016-04-01 at 13:24:21.

Oxxia
Newbie
Karma: 2/0
6 Posts


:D

Thx everyone for the kind words and advice! Already really enjoying it a lot Like Hammer said, Im going to start with the cyberpunk game and I will see how that works out, will check the freeform out later on Anyway, looking forward to play with you all very much!


Posted on 2016-04-02 at 09:40:02.

TannTalas
Trilogy Master
RDI Staff
Karma: 175/117
6389 Posts


Another Welcome

Welcome Miss Oxxia to our humble home. I'm pretty sure you'll enjoy it here and make friends that love RPG games as much as you will if you stay long enough.

I'm also in Brom's cyberpunk game and if descriptions are correct I'm the tank of the bunch so feel free to use me as a meat shield

Again Welcome to the Red Dragon Inn.


Posted on 2016-04-02 at 19:35:16.

   
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