[MUD-Dev] Re: MURKLE: Wot it is
jlangthorn at towertechinc.com
Wed May 20 13:40:06 New Zealand Standard Time 1998
BTW: A JAVA multiplayer version of Risk can be found at:
Not quite my preferred rule set tho.
On Fri, 15 May 98 19:27:34 MST
Chris Gray<cg at ami-cg.GraySage.Edmonton.AB.CA> wrote:
> [J C Lawrence:]
>> Translation It took about 30 minutes for the first TC
>> explosion to occur. 20 minutes later they all died of
>> Within a couple days the entire world was knee deep in TC
>> TC's need an effective predator which has its own cyclic
>> behaviour (needs to be dependant on TC population, but enough
>> out-of-step to prevent steady-states from occuring).
> Sounds similar to the old "sharks and fish" simulation. It was
> the Mathematical Games section of Scientific American some
Could be. I've spent significant time searching the Scientific
American site to no avail (they have one of the worst search
I've found yet).
> I recall from playing that a friend and I did that you can
> various parameters to keep things going for quite a long time.
> For those who don't recall it, it was something like this:G
> (I may have some details wrong - its been a while.)
Yes, very similar. I'd love to dig out that original article.
You can download a simulation program based on it at
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