FGO Mafia [R2] - Day Discussion Thread Part 2 (Fish x Lord = lordfishme)

FGO Mafia [R2] - Day Discussion Thread

Heyoooo guys, thanks to Fish’s incredibly hard work, the second round of FGO Mafia is now underway! As per usual, please take the time to look over the following rules!

The Night & Lynch Thread can be found here.

Rules:

Remember, if these rules aren’t followed, the entire game may be ruined, so let’s do our best to keep them intact!

If you have questions, PM me (@lordhelpme ) or @I_Am_Fish.

  1. You are not allowed to send a Private Message to anyone else about this Mafia Round except for me. The exception is the Mafia team, who have a group private message created and monitored by me.
  2. You are not allowed to post any Private Message from me into this thread.
  3. You can claim whatever you want in this thread, but nothing is confirmed unless the GM confirms it.
  4. For Town to win, they need to kill all Mafia members. For Mafia to win, they need to kill all Town members.
  5. Don’t delete messages. It breaks the spirit of the game by functioning as a pseudo-PM, annoys everyone who didn’t see the message, and handicaps the fight heavily in favor of Town.

Players are expected to log on at least once each day to keep up with the discussion threads. Each player is required to post once per Day Phase and submit Night Actions. We’ll try to be a bit lenient since real life commitments should always come first, but continued failure to submit night actions will result in 1 damage being taken.

Make sure to look over the following info to gain a better understanding of the game and the various mechanics at play!

Player List
  1. @belluchi
  2. @A_aron
  3. @Psi
  4. @The_Wyandotte
  5. @kayonov
  6. @Rationale
  7. @Zeroredux
  8. @andylong1014
  9. @ArtificialSky
  10. @ACExDiscostu93
  11. @NNKarma
  12. @kuu0
  13. @LeiCiel
  14. @Rex_Psyclosa
  15. @Kayo_Rikou
  16. @Sha1n
  17. @Lost247365
  18. @Da-Vinci-chan
  19. @RoyAhoy
  20. @Zero-Ordered-1
  21. @Blazure
Basic Info

You are not allowed to discuss this game with anyone but me, or any chats we put you into. There is to be no DM’ing, or else the game falls apart.

You

You are a player and a resident of Freshville. You belong to one of three teams, and will win if your team achieves its victory condition. Use your special abilities during the night phase to defeat/investigate your enemies - or try to trick the majority of players during the day phase into lynching your target.

Every player controls a Character with between 1 to 4 HP. If you lose all your HP you will Die and can no longer send in any further actions. Hope that your team uses your death well!

Teams

  1. There are 3 factions in this game: Town , Mafia , and 3rd Party .
  2. Town wants to eliminate all the Mafia. Each town player starts alone and has no knowledge of who is on his team.
  3. Mafia wants to eliminate all the Town. The Mafia know who each other are and can talk in private together about their plans - however, they are outnumbered and cannot brute-force their way to victory.
  4. 3rd Party players have their own specific goals - they are not aligned with Town, Mafia, or any other player. They are the wildcards of each game.
  5. The game ends when a team has no more threats remaining. The team surviving is the winner - that team’s members will earn a badge and unique User Title to display for two mafia rounds.
Gameplay
  1. There are two phases in this game: Day and Night . The Game begins on Day 1, proceeds to Night 1, then Day 2, etc.
  2. During the Day Phase, all players are free to discuss any suspicions they have inside the Discussion Thread. Players may vote to Lynch someone by voting for them in the lynch thread. If a Player receives the majority of Lynch votes, they will be Lynched and lose 2 HP.
  3. During the Night Phase, all living players may submit their actions to me via DM. They may use Abilities freely unless otherwise limited. Typically, Mafia will target Players to kill them, and Town will seek use their large variety of abilities to attack, defend, or investigate. 3rd Party does whatever 3rd Party does.
  4. After all actions have been submitted, I will post a story about the interactions between all the actions. This story serves as vital clues, spelling out which Characters did what. Figure out who controls each Character, and you can get a good idea of who is on your team!
  5. The game proceeds to the next Day Phase and continues until a Win Condition is fulfilled. Typically, it is “Eliminate all hostile players” but this can vary.

tl;dr: The game goes Night -> Day -> Night -> Day -> etc. During Night, you kill each other with abilities. During Day, you use a majority vote to lynch people.

If you’re still confused, let us know if you have questions and we’ll gladly answer them!

Definitions of Various Terms
  1. Day Phase: The Lynching part of the game. Town uses this to try to oust the Mafia.
  2. Night Phase: The abilities part of the game. Mafia uses this to try to kill the Players.
  3. Lynch: Put someone up to a vote. If they receive a majority of the vote, they lose 2 HP.
  4. Attack: Wound a Player, removing 1 HP from them.
  5. Block: Prevent a Player from using their night abilities. Blocks do not affect other blocks.
  6. Dodge: Negate one Attack targeting you per night. This is outside of Priority and can only be superceded by Attacks that specifically can’t be dodged or something similar.
  7. Protect: Prevent a target Player from being wounded. Protects cancel out only 1 Attack.
  8. Redirect: Cause ALL actions that a Player performs to go to another Player of your choosing.
  9. Investigate: Learn a hint about that player’s Team.
  10. Track: Learn who that player targeted that night.
Q&A

Q: Can I use multiple abilities in the same day?
A: Yes, unless otherwise specified.

Q: Can I say that I’m Town/Mafia in the game channel?
A: Yes, but you can’t prove anything. Copying any message I send you into the chat is not allowed.

Q: What does X on my role mean?
A: Ask me via DM to keep your role a secret.

Q: What shows up in the story?
A: Unless specified by an ability , all actions that interfere with another Character appear in the story, done under the player’s Character (not their actual username, but a nickname made by the GM). I will specify if an action shows up in the story or not, however.

Q: How many different kinds of abilities are there?
A: More than the ones listed above. Expect weird ones.

Q: What happens if abilities conflict with each other?
A: Good ol’ chaos happens. See details below on priority and naming.

Priority

On occasion, Player A and Player B will have an ability that says, “Attack Player C.” But Player C has a passive that says, “Dodge one attack per night. cannot be Blocked.” But Player A has a passive that says, “Your Attacks cannot be Dodged.” What happens?

Every skill is given a Priority Tier – skills activate in order from their Tier and can stop lower Tiered abilities. For example, a Tier 2 ability will defeat any conflicting abilities below Tier 2, but can be beaten by Tier 1.

In general, Offensive Skills are even-numbered and Defensive skills are odd-numbered. Tier 0 skills will never fail and there will never be a contradiction involving them, but they typically carry drawbacks.

Typically:

  • Tier 0: EA Games tier of broken
  • Tier 1: Redirects
  • Tier 2: Piercing Attacks, Blocks
  • Tier 3: Protects, Dodges, Investigates, Tracks
  • Tier 4: Standard Attacks

But passive abilities can screw with this.

For Part 1

FIRST!

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Second

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Yo @ArtificialSky, you still got me with that heal tonight?

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Can someone protect me tonight ?

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@ACExDiscostu93

Blockers, block whoever is on the sus list, but be careful, since there may be some kits that do negative stuff to anyone who blocks
EDIT: I should specify block whoever is the most sus to you

@Zeroredux

We’ll find you a suitable target to shred once the investigators do their thing

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Who are the healers?

Unless we have a higher priority Protect target, I’ll be protecting one of the healers. Not gonna say who for obvious reasons, but it’ll be one of those who claimed a heal skill.

Please don’t block me, I’m tryna investigate and also I do negative stuff to debuffers that target me

@kuu0 and @ArtificialSky I believe

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keep in mind if i fire my np while berserk i can heal a target too

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So @kuu0 with me?

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Yeah I already submitted my actions

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Hey y’all PSA but let’s not announce our healers, that kinda paints a target on them

It’s already written in the claimed titles list thread so I thought it was alright, but if you want, I can edit my post

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Someone protect bell

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I didn’t check but if they claimed it I believe they’re in the claimed tittles already

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A reminder that night actions can be changed up until we start processing them, usually an hour or two before the night ends.

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Ah I forgot about that never mind then lol

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Even if it means I can’t protect you? :frowning_face:

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