OOC - How do you recruit new members?
Feb 11, 2018, 4:45pm
1)It's the worst part of making a new game (to me, at least!). What's your go-to method for getting new players onto your game?
In the past, I would go around the various PbP sites and w ...
OOC - What was your first RP/Sim game?
Feb 10, 2018, 5:14pm
We all have to start somewhere. What was yours? What tips would you give new players now, and what advice would you have given the younger you?
I started in Blue Dwarf, which seems like ...
OOC - The Singularity Game Ad
Feb 10, 2018, 12:16pm
The Near Future: 2020 – 2040
The technological singularity (also, simply, the singularity) is the hypothesis t ...
OOC - This is a Billboard, Advertise Here!
Feb 9, 2018, 11:12pm
One of the major objectives of this "game" is to be a landing point for new players to learn about the dynamics of Ongoing Worlds. However, if most new members are like I was when I was a n ...
OOC - Mary Sue
Feb 9, 2018, 2:10pm
This is a question in a couple of parts.
One- how do you keep from making sure your character is not a Mary Sue? Is there any tests you ...
OOC - The New Player Dilemma
Feb 8, 2018, 7:59pm
Most of us have been there at some point: You just created an Ongoing Worlds account, you see a bunch of existing games, and there is something about everyone one of them that you don't like ...
OOC - Interest Check: Space Based Exploration?
Feb 8, 2018, 7:06am
I have been toying with the idea of setting up a game recently. The basic premise would be far future humans have had to abandon Earth at the height of its technological achievement. Sleeper ...
OOC - Supplementary material to your games
Feb 7, 2018, 3:01pm
Have you ever added anything to the games you play? Have you created a map, an illustration, or anything that adds to the world of the game? And why did you do it? Was it for fun or was it f ...
OOC - What drew you to the games you play?
Feb 6, 2018, 6:51pm
Is there anything specific about the games you RP in that drew you to them in the first place? Was it the tone, the setting, the style of writing? Maybe sharing that will help new game devel ...
OOC - What RP do you want to see on OW?
Feb 6, 2018, 6:18am
Are there any specific genre or setting that you would like to see on OW? Have you got a TV show that you really like and would think would make a great RP? Or a favourite game that you play ...
OOC - How do you balance a post?
Feb 5, 2018, 8:08am
When writing a post for your game, how do you prefer to balance the post with moving the story forward and focusing on character relations and describing the scene?
Of course, all three ...
OOC - Trying to Figure Out How to Move Forward
Feb 4, 2018, 10:17am
One of the primary intended purposes of the Ongoing Worlds Community Platform is to help people who want to make games design the games in such a way that people will be more likely to join ...
OOC - Blue dwarf is so long!!!!
Feb 2, 2018, 9:17pm
Out of curiosity, I looked to see how many posts blue dwarf has and how long its been going.... Jesus Christ. ...
OOC - Questions, Concerns, Suggestions?
Jan 31, 2018, 8:52pm
Are you guys confused about what I'm hoping to accomplish with this "game", or concerned about anything I've said?
Do you have any suggestions for how I can explain this idea better or pe ...
OOC - Posting in This Game
Jan 31, 2018, 6:25pm
All posts in this "game" should be OOC posts. Please check the OOC post checkbox above the title textbox so that the ability to comment on the post becomes unlocked. Note that if you decid ...