1. Hi there, Guest

    Only registered users can really experience what DLP has to offer. Many forums are only accessible if you have an account. Why don't you register?
    Dismiss Notice

Book Fanfic Book Club: TBD

Discussion in 'DLP & Chill' started by Zombie, Aug 15, 2018.

?

What fanfic should we read for the Fanfic Book Club?

Poll closed Aug 20, 2018.
  1. Whatever Happened to Bromance? by Vlad the Inhaler

    13.0%
  2. What You Leave Behind by Newcomb

    25.9%
  3. The Denarian Renegade by Shezza

    20.4%
  4. The Prisoner's Cipher by Ecthelion3

    25.9%
  5. The Unforgiving Minute by Voice of the Nephilim

    14.8%
  1. BTT

    BTT Headmaster

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2011
    Messages:
    1,070
    Location:
    Cyber City Oedo
    I have no idea how we'd do a fair tiebreaker and Newcomb's already responded to the other thread. For now, I suggest we just run with WYLB and guarantee Prisoner's Cipher a spot for the next round.
     
  2. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Prestige DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2007
    Messages:
    2,109
    High Score:
    2,094
    Yeah I'm alright with that. It can just be the next pick unless people wanna vote again and it can have a +14 stat boost.
     
  3. Halt

    Halt 1/3 of the Note Bros.

    Joined:
    May 27, 2010
    Messages:
    936
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Philippines
    Agree with BTT - WYLB first, and then PC second.

    WYLB has the advantage of being much shorter (3-4 chapters iirc), and Newcomb is a DLP author so I guess it makes sense to kick this shindig off with him.

    This is totally not because I want senpai to notice me.
     
  4. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Prestige DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2007
    Messages:
    2,109
    High Score:
    2,094
    PC was a DLP author as well bud.
     
  5. Innomine

    Innomine Order Member Prestige DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 27, 2007
    Messages:
    820
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    New Zealand
    High Score:
    4,500
    WYLB is 10 chapters IRC, but yeah, I'm good with PC second.
     
  6. Halt

    Halt 1/3 of the Note Bros.

    Joined:
    May 27, 2010
    Messages:
    936
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Philippines
    I think im thinking about the lesser sadness instead wylb
     
  7. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Prestige DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2007
    Messages:
    2,109
    High Score:
    2,094
    So uh.. Is no one else gonna read Prisoners Cipher or is this another thing that everyone does one time buy not again?
     
  8. ScottPress

    ScottPress The Horny Sovereign Prestige

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2013
    Messages:
    2,512
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    The Holy Moose Empire
    High Score:
    1,826
    Could do another fanfic, no? PC didn't find an audience this time, so move on. No one says you have to be enslaved to an inactive thread.
     
  9. Quiddity

    Quiddity Unspeakable

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2014
    Messages:
    745
    Location:
    New Zealand
    I've been slogging through PC off and on for the past few years, but it's not caught my interest enough to reread for this book club. It's high concept, but I think it suffers from it, and it's not one I would recommend to others.
     
  10. ScottPress

    ScottPress The Horny Sovereign Prestige

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2013
    Messages:
    2,512
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    The Holy Moose Empire
    High Score:
    1,826
    Yeah. I read it once and apparently rated it 4/5, but I can barely remember what happens in it apart from the setup and chapter 6. I do recall it being a sluggish read and I have no desire to revisit it, even to amend my rating. I think I gave it this score just for that one chapter which was admittedly very good, but the rest is a confusing blur.
     
  11. Lion

    Lion Denarii Host DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2009
    Messages:
    978
    Location:
    That place
    I'm basically waiting for Denarian Renegade.
     
  12. momo

    momo Slug Club Member

    Joined:
    Jan 19, 2017
    Messages:
    191
    Location:
    Your Mother's Basement
    High Score:
    0
    @Zombie is there a thread for pc?
     
  13. Zombie

    Zombie John Waynes Teeth Prestige DLP Supporter

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2007
    Messages:
    2,109
    High Score:
    2,094
    https://forums.darklordpotter.net/threads/fanfic-book-club-the-prisoners-cipher-by-ecthelion3.38071/

    It's literally in the same subforum that this thread was in.

    That's all well and fine. But PC had the same number of votes as What You Leave Behind. Which is why the thread got made, my post was to shame the 14 people that voted for it to own up and actually fucking post.

    @BTT I guess this could be the next topic cause it's the third vote. We can make this the next topic. I'm sure everyones itching to have their complaints heard in how it didn't age well wrt they wanna bitch.
     
  14. Quiddity

    Quiddity Unspeakable

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2014
    Messages:
    745
    Location:
    New Zealand
    Fair. And the names of those are publicly available ;)

    And eww Denarian Renegade.
     
Loading...