Amidst the Hall Of that infernal Court
January 25, 2010 3:31 AM Subscribe
posted by aldurtregi (45 comments total)
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, the most recent release from indie game designer Vic Davies (and one of Eurogamer's Games of 2009
), is a turn-based wargame in which the players, as members of Hell's aristocracy, vie for control of Satan's recently vacated throne employing diplomatic measures and demonic armies. Over the last couple of weeks the boys at Rock, Paper, Shotgun
have posted epic turn by turn battle reports
of a month-long play-by-email game undertaken by two of their own and four acquaintances, two of whom have written up their
. Without fail the accounts are full of twists and turns, blunders and screwups, conniving, back-stabbing and all sorts of bastardry that make them fine examples of game writing as well as gripping page-turners.
Here are links to each and every report, formatting courtesy of RPS.
Kieron/Quinns(RPS crew): [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] [51-60] [61-66] [Finale]
Scrofula: [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] [51-60] [61-66] [Grand Finale]
Poisoned Sponge: [1-10] [11-20] [21-30] [31-40] [41-50] [51-60] [61-67] [The Final]