WayForums

WayForums General Forum Games Two Letters Away

This topic contains 21 replies, has 9 voices, and was last updated by  PaulGeo 3 years, 4 months ago.

  • Author
    Posts
  • #4574

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    Forward

    Two Letters Away is a fun little game I think all us Forwardists can enjoy~!

    So here’s how it works. After the first post every player will be presented with a previous post. The goal of the game is to modify the word of the previous post into a new word by jumbling up the letters in any way they see fit and adding/removing up to TWO letters from the word. (To be more specific on how this works if you remove a letter you can add one in its stead, you can simply remove letters, and/or you can add one-two letters to the word.)

    In the case that you want to hold a conversation or say something in the thread please make sure to post your word FIRST and let a blank line stand between your word and your conversation. (This way there’s no confusion and the game can easily continue for other players, also remember that if you do post a conversation you’re more prone to get Ninja’d so don’t get flustered if you do.)

    Any word in English works as well Character/Show/Etc… Names and Gaming Specific Terms that most of us are familiar with. (If you think its a little out there or someone might not get it go ahead and post a snippet about the word/name/term after it)

    The next most important question is, how do we handle “Ninja’ing?” For those that don’t know “Ninja’ing” is when you’re writing a post and by the time its done someone else has already posted before you. As it will inevitably happen here’s how I propose handling it here, ((In the event that you can edit your post: if you realize your post was Ninja’d go ahead and edit it based off the last poster’s word, it’d be kind if you did not delete your original new word either, this way the next player can choose which word to use for their post, and we can prevent double-ninja’ing))

    In the event you realize that someone else was Ninja’d then you get a special option! Its your choice on whose word to use when making yours, however its often considered polite to give a little explanation after your word that it looked like someone got Ninja’d so you made a choice.

    Please don’t just keep switching a word back and forth between a small list of one or two words.

    Here’s an example of gameplay for someone new: \/

    Post 1: Meow

    Post 2: Leo (The M became an L and the W was dropped)

    Post 3: Loner (An N and an R were added while the E and O were jumbled)

    I

    *Without any further ado I think we’re ready to begin the game officially! SO here it is, our first word!

    Forward

    #4579

    Tekaramity
    Forwardist

    Arrow (removed f & d)

    #4591

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    Row (removed A & r)

    #4595

    PassiveDinosaur
    Forwardist

    Crown (added C & n)

    #4596

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    Town (Replaced C with T, removed R)

    #4635

    Tekaramity
    Forwardist

    Shown (added s & replaced t with h)

    #4656

    fimvisible
    Forwardist

    Wish (o became i, plus dropped n)

    ((Are we allowed to replace two letters, in addition to permuting them? That is, might I have chained, say, “Throw” to “Shown”?))

    #5122

    TheArcade
    Forwardist

    Gist (replace W with G, replace H with T)

    #5318

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    Fish (Replace G with F, replace T with H)

    (fimvisible; as long as you know it was a replacement and say it as thus it is fine… So Yes. Been meaning to get to this for awhile, but a life-threatening Surgery and recovery kept me away. I’m all good now. Also I really wanted to use Geist here, but its technically German so I chose not to.)

    #5516

    Az-Bebere
    Forwardist

    Irish (added I, replace F with R)

    #5554

    PaulGeo
    Forwardist

    Hire (replaced I with e, dropped s)

    #5560

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    Tired (Replaced H with T, Added D)

    #5694

    risbolla
    Forwardist

    tired (did nothing)

    #5730

    WaffleHamster
    Forwardist

    ire (Removed the T and removed the D)

    #5856

    Az-Bebere
    Forwardist

    Pyre (added P, replaced I with Y)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

Account Login

Enter your username or e-mail and password to login.

Forgot your password?

Register an Account

Sign up now for the good stuff.

Strength indicator

The password should be at least eight characters long and include one or more numbers. To make it stronger, use upper and lower case letters, numbers and symbols like ! " ? $ % ^ & ).

Password Reset (Step 1 of 2)

Enter your username or e-mail to reset your password. For security reasons the password reset link is sent only to the e-mail linked with your account. If you're having trouble resetting your password please contact support.

Password Reset (Step 2 of 2)