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Casual = Do whatever you want?



 
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Jacois



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PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:24 am    Post subject: Casual = Do whatever you want? Reply with quote

I'm sure many of us have played what we perceive to be 'babies' in casual games. This one just happened to me, and I felt compelled to share it with the rest of you. I cut some erroneous lines out to make it more readable. Enjoy.

10:27:30 - Jacois is requesting a new game.
10:27:30 - Twister, With Girls is requesting a new game.
10:27:35 - Jacois says:'yo'
10:27:38 - Jacois says:'GL'
10:27:39 - Twister, With Girls says:'greetings'
10:27:42 - Twister, With Girls says:'you too, mate'

10:27:52 - Twister, With Girls says:'guess i'll take the play'
10:27:58 - Jacois says:'kp'

10:28:19 - It is now turn 4.
10:28:21 - Jacois draws a card.
10:28:27 - Jacois plays Castigate.
10:28:42 - Twister, With Girls plays Think Twice.

10:29:12 - Twister, With Girls says:'man, bad luck for me today, 2nd discard deck in a row'
10:29:15 - Twister, With Girls removes Compulsive Research from the game.

10:29:30 - Jacois says:'YOu didn't discard it, you removed it from the game. Very Happy'

10:29:46 - Twister, With Girls says:'mmm'
10:29:50 - Twister, With Girls says:'if you say so'

10:30:04 - Twister, With Girls says:'i still say its pretty shitty luck knowing you are packing smallpox'

(Of course I wasn't using Smallpox, but I didn't have to heart to tell him he's not psychic.)


10:30:40 - Twister, With Girls says:'but my deck is having the luck with urzatron'
10:30:44 - Twister, With Girls plays Urza's Tower.

(He just finished Tron on the 4th turn there)

10:30:45 - Jacois says:'I see that'

10:31:54 - Twister, With Girls plays Compulsive Research.
10:31:57 - Twister, With Girls draws a card.
10:31:57 - Twister, With Girls draws a card.
10:31:58 - Twister, With Girls draws a card.
10:32:10 - Twister, With Girls moves Firemane Angel from Twister, With Girls's hand to Twister, With Girls's graveyard.
10:32:11 - Twister, With Girls moves Firemane Angel from Twister, With Girls's hand to Twister, With Girls's graveyard.

(Remember these Angels, it cause quite the controversy later on. Very Happy)

10:34:25 - Twister, With Girls plays Selesnya Sanctuary.
10:34:26 - Selesnya Sanctuary is tapped.
10:34:30 - Twister, With Girls moves Steam Vents from tabletop to Twister, With Girls's hand.
10:34:34 - Jacois says:'Green too?'
10:34:35 - Jacois says:'geez'
10:34:47 - Twister, With Girls says:'4 greenspells in the deck'
10:34:55 - Jacois says:'4 colour tron, I got it'
10:35:00 - Twister, With Girls says:'lol'
10:35:09 - Twister, With Girls says:'30 cards produce mana in the deck'

10:35:19 - Jacois says:'Ok, that's fine'
10:35:23 - It is now turn 12.
10:35:23 - It is now the Untap Phase.

10:36:00 - Jacois plays Ghost Council of Orzhova.

10:36:01 - Hallowed Fountain is tapped.
10:36:02 - Boros Signet is tapped.
10:36:03 - Twister, With Girls plays Remand.

10:36:05 - Jacois says:'uh'
10:36:07 - Jacois says:'no'
10:36:13 - Twister, With Girls says:'why not?'
10:36:17 - Jacois says:'boros signet doesn't give blue'
10:36:21 - Jacois says:'That's why not'
10:36:22 - Twister, With Girls says:'but hallowed fountain does'
10:36:27 - Jacois says:'It sure does'
10:36:33 - Twister, With Girls says:'only need one blue'
10:36:36 - Twister, With Girls says:'i taped it'
10:36:37 - Jacois says:'What are you using to activate the signet?'
10:36:51 - Jacois says:'1T, Add WR to mana pool'
10:37:09 - Jacois says:'Don't make me explain this....'
10:37:10 - Twister, With Girls says:'if you're going to be picky, i'll take 3 maan burn then'
10:37:12 - Urza's Tower is tapped.
10:37:17 - Jacois says:'2 mana burn....'
10:37:19 - Jacois says:'geez'
10:37:26 - Boros Signet is untapped.
10:37:30 - Jacois moves Ghost Council of Orzhova from tabletop to Jacois's hand.
10:37:31 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 10. (-1)
10:37:31 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 9. (-1)
10:37:36 - It is now turn 13.
10:37:36 - It is now the Untap Phase.

(Just so you know, his only other untapped land was the Urza's Tower.)

10:37:39 - Jacois says:'Picky?'

10:37:39 - Twister, With Girls draws a card.

10:37:46 - Jacois says:'what the fuck is that supposed to mean?'
10:37:57 - Twister, With Girls says:'it means choosy'
10:38:02 - Jacois says:'Oh ok'
10:38:05 - Twister, With Girls says:'it means free from casual decisions'

10:38:24 - Twister, With Girls plays Glare of Subdual.
10:38:34 - Jacois says:'Is it a casual decision to avoid taking 2 damage?'
10:38:51 - Twister, With Girls says:'i could have done my own turn differently to prevent that'
10:38:57 - Jacois says:'Right'
10:38:59 - Twister, With Girls says:'but the people i play in real life arent picky about that'
10:39:08 - Twister, With Girls says:'so i didnt pay much attention to it'
10:39:08 - Jacois says:'Well, I could've just not cast the spell'
10:39:32 - Jacois says:'Maybe I only cast it cause I wanted you to take 2'

10:40:35 - Twister, With Girls says:'all that talking '
10:40:38 - Twister, With Girls says:'have to gain my 2 life'
10:40:39 - Jacois says:'heh'
10:40:40 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 10. (+1)
10:40:40 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 11. (+1)
10:40:41 - It is now turn 14.
10:40:42 - It is now the Untap Phase.
10:40:48 - Jacois says:'No you don't'
10:40:51 - Jacois says:'It's may'
10:41:03 - Twister, With Girls says:'you talked to death'
10:41:07 - Twister, With Girls says:'ok, i've won this'
10:41:10 - Twister, With Girls plays Vitu-Ghazi, the City-Tree.

(Twister emphatically shows me the Vitu-Ghazi in his hand and expects me to concede. Big babies who don't know how to play are awesome!)


10:41:14 - Twister, With Girls says:'you're locked down'
10:41:15 - Jacois says:'you won?'
10:41:16 - Jacois says:'uh'
10:41:24 - Jacois says:'plagued rusalka on board'
10:41:28 - Jacois says:'and 2 traitors'
10:41:31 - Jacois says:'you're locked'
10:41:36 - Twister, With Girls says:'you cannot kill me'
10:41:40 - Jacois says:'Uh'
10:41:43 - Jacois says:'why?'
10:41:46 - Twister, With Girls says:'then play and prove if you can'
10:41:48 - Twister, With Girls moves Vitu-Ghazi, the City-Tree from tabletop to Twister, With Girls's hand.
10:41:49 - Jacois says:'Sure'
10:41:52 - Jacois says:'not a problem'
10:41:57 - Jacois says:'I've got this game'

10:42:06 - Twister, With Girls says:'prove it'
10:42:08 - Jacois says:'Now lose the 2 life'
10:42:13 - Twister, With Girls says:'coward'
10:42:18 - Twister, With Girls says:'*chicken dance*'
10:42:22 - Jacois says:'Just playin' by the rules'
10:42:29 - Jacois says:'you want to play by the rules?'
10:42:33 - Twister, With Girls says:'can't win? have to force to make my decisions for me?'
10:42:38 - Jacois says:'Uh'
10:42:40 - Twister, With Girls says:'guess you can't win'
10:42:41 - Jacois says:'I can win'
10:42:44 - Jacois says:'Please stop cheating'
10:42:44 - Twister, With Girls says:'then prove it'
10:42:49 - Jacois says:'lose 2 life'
10:42:49 - Twister, With Girls says:'take your turn like a good casual player'
10:42:52 - Twister, With Girls says:'this is no tournement'
10:42:53 - Jacois says:'sure'
10:42:56 - Twister, With Girls says:'the card says may'
10:42:57 - Jacois says:'casual it is'
10:43:01 - Twister, With Girls says:'did you see me say '' i choose not to '' ?'

10:43:06 - Twister, With Girls says:'you cannot make my choices for me'
10:43:07 - Twister, With Girls says:'you know that'
10:43:13 - Jacois draws a card.

10:43:28 - Jacois plays Ghost Council of Orzhova.
10:43:41 - Twister, With Girls says:'i just built this deck like 10 minutes ago and i have to face the biggest **** in the world'
10:43:43 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 10. (-1)
10:43:46 - Jacois's life is now 13. (+1)

10:43:55 - It is now turn 16.
10:43:55 - It is now the Untap Phase.
10:44:01 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 9. (+1)
10:44:01 - Twister, With Girls's life is now 10. (+1)
10:44:07 - Jacois says:'Was that so hard?'
10:44:13 - Twister, With Girls says:'damn it'
10:44:15 - Twister, With Girls plays Remand.
10:44:18 - Twister, With Girls says:'fucking A dude'
10:44:25 - Twister, With Girls says:'you talk my counterspells to sleep'
10:44:25 - Jacois says:'uh'
10:44:29 - Jacois says:'heh'
10:44:32 - Twister, With Girls says:'you're such a dick'
10:44:34 - Jacois says:'uh'
10:44:38 - Twister, With Girls says:'no one has fun playing a game with assholes like you'
10:44:40 - Jacois says:'just play it out'
10:44:43 - Twister, With Girls says:'look in the mirror a long time and stare'
10:44:45 - Jacois says:'I'm locked, remember?'
10:44:55 - Twister, With Girls says:'only pussys like you get wins this way'
10:45:00 - Twister, With Girls says:'otherwize you're too weak'

There you have it. I feel like I play people like this 20% of the time in the apprentice room. Ha ha. Guess he should've taken 11 minutes to make his 4 colour Tron deck, and he might have realized how bad it was. Razz
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Kikin



Joined: 22 Jul 2006
Posts: 63

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 9:38 am    Post subject: hey Reply with quote

Nice man,i read the whole thing,it made me laugh,i guess the other guy was just a "litteral" mtg player. Those who think that the rule applies to everyother card,ex.some players think you cant use signets the turn they come to play,WTF? lol

But yea,nice "article" it was fun to read.

Cheers!
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WasD



Joined: 22 Jun 2006
Posts: 42

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

play MWS league only, no probs at all :b
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thedarkness



Joined: 13 Jul 2006
Posts: 580

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

LOL That was a fun read. Very Happy Thanks for posting it! I'll go to #apprentice and laugh at him and get akicked I guess. <.< >.> I didn't say that.
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Counterlife



Joined: 02 Oct 2005
Posts: 95

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 3:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Whoa...I post the name of a guy(Name didnt matter to me, btw) and get targeted as the bad guy, yet nothing in here...Ah well. GG, lol.
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jheezy



Joined: 30 May 2006
Posts: 167

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 3:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LOL i remember the guy who u played made a thread like this and he was like "i wont tolerate this" lol. another reason not to play in casual games
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aeosynth



Joined: 29 Sep 2006
Posts: 38

PostPosted: Wed Jan 10, 2007 4:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

casual = just for testing new decks. winning w/o trying 95% of the time just isn't fun
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