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Comments on Friday 9 June 2006:
A game recommendation - turn-based-puzzle-combat game, in the same vein as Deadly Rooms of Death, Wonderquest. Gets quite tricky quite quickly.

Also, I found somewhere that can do me a mortgage, hooray! But now there's a new contender in towns, Sheffield may be fighting Lancaster for supremacy. It's cheaper, greener, marginally closer to the rest of England, and has a delightful concept, a "duelling society". Needs a visit to see whether I actually like it though. And has no Aeroball courts.

The "duelling society" is a bunch of people who, during duel tourneys, take part in up to five 'duels' per week, where a duel is any sort of challenge accepted by both participants. Fencing, waterpistols at dawn, chess, hat-stacking, holding-breath-competition, Tetris, sumo wrestling... The final in the last tourney was apparently conducted in a "Bobbing For Fruit" duel. What a fantastic idea. [07:12]

Nameless
But does the winner get to uphold the stakes in a court of law?

RavenBlack
I don't know that courts of law deal in matters of honour and feelings of victoriousness.

Nameless
I was thinking more of holding the duel to decide a greivance. Which would be pretty pointless if the person could then sue to have the results overturned.

RavenBlack
Well then the answer would be "no", since the duelling society has nothing to do with resolving disputes.

James
Sounds a lot like the assassin game from whatever-that-university-is. "A lot" in this sense meaning "hardly similar at all, except in the dedication to nonsensical and somewhat challenging fun."

James
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