Mornington Crescent

Can you identify a station from just a paving slab? Sadly, some people can
User avatar
tubeguru
Site Administrator
Posts: 8841
Joined: 30 Jan 2005, 22:08
Location: The Twilight Zone
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by tubeguru » 24 Apr 2016, 13:24

So you don't know the rules, but you're just playing random stations? I'm not sure that's a good idea, is it?
One thing only do I know, and that is that I know nothing - Socrates.

Champion of bugger all, 2004 to 2018
Member of sweet FA

User avatar
Tube Geek
The Twilight Zone
Posts: 3609
Joined: 31 Mar 2016, 19:06
Location: BS20 or BS3
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by Tube Geek » 24 Apr 2016, 15:19

I don't know, is it?
Personal Best - 264 Stations in 19 hours 37 minutes.

Bristol City fan through and through - COME ON YOU REDS Andi Weimann is my dad

User avatar
tubeguru
Site Administrator
Posts: 8841
Joined: 30 Jan 2005, 22:08
Location: The Twilight Zone
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by tubeguru » 24 Apr 2016, 15:25

Absolutely not. A thorough understanding of all the rules is necessary before making any move. Otherwise it would just be people naming stations at random, and that's just silly.
One thing only do I know, and that is that I know nothing - Socrates.

Champion of bugger all, 2004 to 2018
Member of sweet FA

User avatar
The Orange One
All Zones
Posts: 2597
Joined: 18 Jun 2013, 14:23
Location: Three metres due south of you. Wherever you are.
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by The Orange One » 26 Apr 2016, 12:17

And three spoiler posts a row mean I can use the Gunnersbury Gambit, so we're off to Gunnersbury then.
All London buses: 23 hours 25 minutes (with Adham, David, Josh and Tangy)
Holds some alternative challenge records. Not sure which ones.
20½ Random 15 challenges: 01:58:48 best
That guy who runs those Twitter polls about tube stations and London Boroughs.

A Challenge
The Twilight Zone
Posts: 3998
Joined: 24 Jan 2015, 07:57
Location: London Waterloo

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by A Challenge » 26 Apr 2016, 12:24

tubeguru wrote:Absolutely not. A thorough understanding of all the rules is necessary before making any move. Otherwise it would just be people naming stations at random, and that's just silly.
Could we have the rules of the game, then please?
Tumbleweed and former Nimbleweed Scorekeeper

Winner of Gumbleweeds V, VI + XI, Nimbleweeds I, III - IX + XIV and (joint with GuyBarry) winner of Timesnap

And most importantly, Former leader of Tumbleweed, and first person to 250,000

User avatar
The Orange One
All Zones
Posts: 2597
Joined: 18 Jun 2013, 14:23
Location: Three metres due south of you. Wherever you are.
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by The Orange One » 26 Apr 2016, 12:37

A Challenge wrote:
tubeguru wrote:Absolutely not. A thorough understanding of all the rules is necessary before making any move. Otherwise it would just be people naming stations at random, and that's just silly.
Could we have the rules of the game, then please?
Ah, they're self evident, anyone could work them out.
All London buses: 23 hours 25 minutes (with Adham, David, Josh and Tangy)
Holds some alternative challenge records. Not sure which ones.
20½ Random 15 challenges: 01:58:48 best
That guy who runs those Twitter polls about tube stations and London Boroughs.

User avatar
tubeguru
Site Administrator
Posts: 8841
Joined: 30 Jan 2005, 22:08
Location: The Twilight Zone
Contact:

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by tubeguru » 26 Apr 2016, 12:38

The Orange One wrote:
A Challenge wrote:
tubeguru wrote:Absolutely not. A thorough understanding of all the rules is necessary before making any move. Otherwise it would just be people naming stations at random, and that's just silly.
Could we have the rules of the game, then please?
Ah, they're self evident, anyone could work them out.
Exactly - We've got several pages of this game on the forum, so it should be easy enough if you read back through.
One thing only do I know, and that is that I know nothing - Socrates.

Champion of bugger all, 2004 to 2018
Member of sweet FA

A Challenge
The Twilight Zone
Posts: 3998
Joined: 24 Jan 2015, 07:57
Location: London Waterloo

Re: Mornington Crescent

Post by A Challenge » 26 Apr 2016, 15:40

tubeguru wrote:
The Orange One wrote:
A Challenge wrote:
tubeguru wrote:Absolutely not. A thorough understanding of all the rules is necessary before making any move. Otherwise it would just be people naming stations at random, and that's just silly.
Could we have the rules of the game, then please?
Ah, they're self evident, anyone could work them out.
Exactly - We've got several pages of this game on the forum, so it should be easy enough if you read back through.
It is nice and obvious! Ha! Ha! Ha!
Tumbleweed and former Nimbleweed Scorekeeper

Winner of Gumbleweeds V, VI + XI, Nimbleweeds I, III - IX + XIV and (joint with GuyBarry) winner of Timesnap

And most importantly, Former leader of Tumbleweed, and first person to 250,000

Post Reply