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Strife in August

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  What is this? Who are you? Hello, my name is Ryan Whisenhunt (RyanMakesGames) and this August I’ll be running an online asynchronous team multiplayer game of my own design called Strife . This will be my 5th major iteration of Strife , and this post is an overview of what the game is about. So What’s this About a Game? Strife is a long form game of strategy, diplomacy, and intrigue played over the course of one week, starting the morning of Sunday Aug 1st and ending the evening of Saturday Aug 7th. It is played using a custom web interface. (No downloading or installation of anything is required) The game is played asynchronously, meaning the game runs constantly in the background of your life for the duration, requiring a minimum of about a half hour of interaction per day. Players take on the role of either a head of state of one of the Factions vying for control over this world in teams of three, or as a single player Wildcard with their own unique powers and agenda. I can play wi