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by CaptainNoBeard
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Practices, Scrimmages, Online Packets, and Playtesting
Topic: A Packet of Ice and Fire (Open)
Replies: 2
Views: 4234

Re: A Packet of Ice and Fire (Open)

Found this on the archive and played it solo. Just wanted to say that this is a really, really cool pack! I'd love to see more TWOIAF and F&B-based packets of this difficulty :) Thanks so much! I am really considering writing something like this again, though if I did, it would probably be without ...
by CaptainNoBeard
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Practices, Scrimmages, Online Packets, and Playtesting
Topic: A Packet of Ice and Fire (Open)
Replies: 2
Views: 4234

A Packet of Ice and Fire (Open)

A Song of Ice and Fire open difficulty packet, to be read on the discord this Sunday, October 6th, at 8:30 PM EDT. If people have problems with this time, let me know.
by CaptainNoBeard
Fri May 03, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT
Replies: 10
Views: 5596

Re: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT

Where should we meet for the tournament?
by CaptainNoBeard
Fri May 03, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Trash
Topic: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT
Replies: 10
Views: 5596

Re: Rock and Roll Hall of Shame @ SSNCT

I can't edit anymore, but given how many players there are I'll staff.
by CaptainNoBeard
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Books "for Quizbowl"
Replies: 217
Views: 168208

Re: Books "for Quizbowl"

For Sumerian/ Babylonian, would you recommend The Epic of Gilgamesh or the Enûma Eliš more? On the topic of Mayan, the Popol Vuh will get you every HS Mayan question. I don’t know anything about Aztec however. For Sumerian I would recommend quizdb lol In all seriousness I really have no recommendat...
by CaptainNoBeard
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: New High School Teams
Topic: Books "for Quizbowl"
Replies: 217
Views: 168208

Re: Books "for Quizbowl"

Not sure if it's already been mentioned here, but for Greek myth I prefer Gantz's massive tome, "Early Greek Myth," recommended to me by my Greek and Roman Epic professor. It's 737 pages of in-depth descriptions of individual characters, myths, and families, including deviant versions of all the afo...
by CaptainNoBeard
Wed Apr 03, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: How We Treat Each Other: 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 18893

Re: How We Treat Each Other: 2019

In reference to Charlie's points, I can say that has really not been my experience. It is worth noting that, while I am not a massive extrovert, I'm only moderately an introvert, and my personal approach towards socializing may not be normal. At both nationals I have been to (high school level; do w...