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#876861 - 03/29/13 06:31 PM Hangman anyone?
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I have no idea whether it will amuse anyone to play this sort of childhood idiocy game on-line, but I thought it might be fun to try. I am sure you all know how it works:
(i) I (and each successive setter) put up a blank word (so that all you know is the number of letters) headscratch;
(ii) one of you guesses a letter and if you are correct it is inserted into the appropriate space(s) thumbsup;
(iii) a wrong guess of a letter results in another step towards (a complete drawing of) the gallows thumbsdown;
(iv) as soon as there are enough letters to give you a chance, you try to guess the word;
(v) if you guess successfully you win and set the next word rah;
(vi) if none of you guesses the word within a set number of guessed letters (probably ten, but let's see how we go), the setter wins and sets another word while the guessers get hanged scared;
(vii) you can try to guess the word at any stage regardless of whether you have been one of those to guess a letter, and there will be no limit on the number of word guesses.




C H I P M U N K (8 letters) - successfully guessed by Curly with only two letters revealed! praise



Letters wrongly guessed so far: EATH
Number of letter guesses left: 6




Edited by Lex (03/31/13 07:39 AM)
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#876862 - 03/29/13 06:58 PM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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e

you could use this at the end of the game if no one gets the word right


Edited by Niki (03/29/13 07:03 PM)
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#876874 - 03/29/13 07:40 PM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876875 - 03/29/13 07:47 PM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876886 - 03/29/13 08:22 PM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876895 - 03/29/13 08:55 PM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876926 - 03/30/13 03:19 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876927 - 03/30/13 04:03 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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i

Hi Lex.
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#876930 - 03/30/13 04:36 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: curly]
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#876931 - 03/30/13 04:54 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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Thanks guys, but we need to steady it down a bit: until you know which letters are wrong, you won't know which ones to try next! lol

It will be a (perhaps irritatingly) slow game, I'm afraid, as you will therefore have to give the setter a chance to respond to each letter. However, I will fudge things a bit to get us going.

There is no E (thanks Niki for starting us off and for the picture), and as the trick is usually to get the vowels first I will jump to Jema's A (no) and Curly's I (yes). I will then take Doreen's T (no) and MxM's N (yes). However, no offence, but I will ignore Gail's R, Haroula's S and Bernie's W at least for now in case you (or anyone else) want to rethink those given what you have learned about the word.

Panda Sue has kindly provided some graphics, so I am adding those.

So, another letter anyone?


Edited by Lex (03/30/13 08:35 AM)
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#876952 - 03/30/13 08:32 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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#876953 - 03/30/13 08:45 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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Sorry Gail, no luck!

Probably best to go for another vowel next.
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#876954 - 03/30/13 08:51 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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My first word guess is 'chipmunk'??
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#876955 - 03/30/13 08:55 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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Excellent mon brave! You can obviously read my mind (such as it is). bravo

Are you content to set the next one? I can send you Pandora's gifs to build the gallows if you wish.
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#876958 - 03/30/13 09:25 AM Re: Hangman anyone? [Re: Lex]
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I prefer if you do it. Thanks.
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