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). -- Joshua Kronengold (mneme@(io.com, labcats.org)) |\ _,,,--,,_ ,) --^-- "Did you know, if you increment enough, you /,`.-'`' -, ;-;;' /\\ get an extra digit?" "I knew," weeps Six. |,4- ) )-,_ ) /\ /-\\\ "We knew. But we had forgotten." '---''(_/--' (_/-'