> Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2010 17:28:20 -0800
> From: cgoodwin@xxxxxxxxx
> To: rabbits@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [Rabbits] Thoughts on being a Starship Captain
> Carol Townsend wrote:
> > I've just read through Andy's post:
> > http://www.wunderland.com/WhatsOld/2010/WN.11.08.10.html
> > ...and the connecting link to what we fans/rabbits/demo monkeys are now called:
> > http://www.wunderland.com/icehouse/StarshipCaptains/Default.html
> > ...and I'm not sure I grok this.
> > First, I'll admit that I haven't played IceDice, which will be the
> > newest incarnation of the pyramids now that Treehouse and all previous
> > versions of the pyramids are retired. It seems to me that the new
> > appellation of "Starship Captains" is very pyramid-player-centric. As
> > per the site, you must know at least 10 pyramid games, but there is no
> > stated requirement to know *any* card game.
> I may be wrong, but I gather from reading that the Looney Game
> Technician is still the new name for Rabbit, and that Starship Captain
> is more of a pyramid promoter.
That's how I read it too. I'm seeing Starship Captains as a subgroup of Looney Techs.
Evil Looney Tech at large