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Started by Mike Holmes, November 30, 2005, 02:13:39 PM
Quote from: GreatWolf on November 30, 2005, 08:22:11 PMWhen I talked about "canon", I was referring to all the Tenets of the setting that constrain play, regardless of their source. Maybe "canon" isn't the best term for it.
Quote from: Marco on November 30, 2005, 05:40:31 PMI like Constructive Constraint. But then, I thought Right-To-Dream was a step in the right direction to, so what do I know?-Marco
QuoteThe trad sim approach is for the ref to "teach" the Official Reality to dissenters by bad consequences in play - classic case of trying to solve a social-contract issue at the intragame level.
Quote from: komradebob on December 02, 2005, 12:00:55 AMThe Denial half has tons of negative associations to me. If this term comes into usage, I expect we will see the same kind of knee jerk misunderstandings/accusations of elitism/whatever that float around the terms incoherence and fantasy heartbreaker.
Quote from: Ron Edwards on December 02, 2005, 12:45:59 AMHey,Jim, I'm going to venture a guess for the answer to your question to M.J.What a GM won't add is anything that doesn't follow a rule for building a Multiverser world. And ... (wait for it)... the players wouldn't accept it if he did.