Amphibious elephants and red spinel embargoes

Last year, I briefly mentioned the strange but surprisingly compelling game Dwarf Fortress.

Here's a most excellent archived version of a Something Awful thread about a relay of people playing the game.

By the time it got to StarkRavingMad's managerial tenure, I injured myself laughing.

3 Responses to “Amphibious elephants and red spinel embargoes”

  1. Daniel Rutter Says:

    Note that this story is about a previous, simpler version of Dwarf Fortress, which didn't even let you make a fortress with more than one level.

    The very idea!

  2. RichVR Says:

    I can't believe I just read the whole thing. Hilarious.

  3. Daniel Rutter Says:

    Here's a big Penny Arcade forum thread about the game as it now stands.

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