Looney Labs Icehouse Mailing list Archive

Re: [Icehouse] Icehouse Rules video

  • FromJoshua Kronengold <mneme@xxxxxx>
  • DateWed, 18 Jul 2007 11:57:42 -0500
Timothy Hunt writes:
>> I learned from the printed rules, um, probably ten years ago now. So, well
>> before the version in PwP. I think that makes me and Eric Zuckerman almost
>> the only self-taught IIT competitors.
>I learned from the printed rules too, originally.  Though having them
>clarified and in use in examples by someone who understood the game
>helped a lot.  But my first few games, were largely "meh".

I also learned from the printed rules -- though Lisa did buy them in
person (at Disclave, I think).

Our first few games were definately straight out of the book (with the
xyloid pieces).

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