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Roll to Breathe (Finished)

Thread Description
Because I'm feeling extra fun today. Congrats to Egg for winning!

Fool

I'm Eltaba now.
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
280
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
568
Location
A Delicious Pancake
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
Call me whatever you want.
Pokémon Type
Dragon, Rock
Pokédex Entry
Frequently criticizes inane video game plots, especially those involving spiky haired boys and cats.
Do you know the basic rules of an RTD?

If not, here's An example for you.

The game is simple, before you perform your action, you must roll to breathe. If you get lower than a 3, you die and will remain dead for the rest of the game.

The last person to die/stay alive is the winner.

Good luck.
 

hobohunter

Just the worst
Writer
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
236
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
777
Nature
Relaxed
Pronouns
he/him
Pokémon Type
Water, Dragon
I rock out to some siiiiiiiiiick tuuuuuunes bro
 

Fool

I'm Eltaba now.
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
280
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
568
Location
A Delicious Pancake
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
Call me whatever you want.
Pokémon Type
Dragon, Rock
Pokédex Entry
Frequently criticizes inane video game plots, especially those involving spiky haired boys and cats.
  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #3
Round One:
I rock out to some siiiiiiiiiick tuuuuuunes bro
First, you roll to breathe: [5] You successfully manage to breathe.

[1]: You however play the worst track every conceived in history and are arrested by the Music Police for such an atrocious act against Music.
 

sugar heart

nono morikubo is a qt
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
257
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
288
Location
346 pro
Nature
Quirky
Pronouns
she/they
Pokémon Type
Fairy, Normal
Pokédex Entry
hello, i like idols.
well, this may or may not end well.

i attempt to sell weed in my basement.

if i somehow die first, understandable have a great day.
 

TheTRUEgge

Ethos is okay, actually
Artist
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
450
Caught
Jul 9, 2019
Messages
1,300
Location
Good Question
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Fairy
Pokédex Entry
This Pokémon has too many ideas for their own good.
I purchase a respirator in case I ever forget to breathe in the future.
 

MyztixSoundZ

Consecrated Cryptid of Iesma
Pokédex No.
117
Caught
Jun 20, 2019
Messages
48
Location
Either Texas or Spain but always in Iesma
Nature
Relaxed
Pronouns
You can call me anything as long as you call me yours ;)
Pokémon Type
Fairy, Ghost, Beautiful, ???
Pokédex Entry
Fucking aroud and finding out, catch me and these hands
I roll to breathe.
I buy an inhaler so I can have help breathing now and later
 

hobohunter

Just the worst
Writer
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
236
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
777
Nature
Relaxed
Pronouns
he/him
Pokémon Type
Water, Dragon
I hold my breath
 

Fool

I'm Eltaba now.
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
280
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
568
Location
A Delicious Pancake
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
Call me whatever you want.
Pokémon Type
Dragon, Rock
Pokédex Entry
Frequently criticizes inane video game plots, especially those involving spiky haired boys and cats.
  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #8
Round Two:
well, this may or may not end well.

i attempt to sell weed in my basement.

if i somehow die first, understandable have a great day.
First, you roll to breathe: [4] You successfully manage to breathe

[6]: You sell so much weed out of your basement that the local mafia sees you as a threat and sends a hitman to kill you. He's lean and mean, and he's soulless like a machine, you must roll to dodge!

[4 for Goon/1 for Sugar]: The Goon shoots you in the head with a shotgun, splattering your grey matter all over your precious cannabis, ending your operation permanently.

You are dead, may you rest in peace.

I purchase a respirator in case I ever forget to breathe in the future.
First, you roll to breathe: [6] You successfully manage to breathe

[2]: You realize however that you are broke, and cannot afford to purchase a respirator. I guess you need to get back to work if you're to survive.

I roll to breathe.
I buy an inhaler so I can have help breathing now and later
You roll to breathe: [5] You successfully manage to breathe
[1]: You don't buy an inhaler and instead wind up smoking some of Sugar's Left-Over cannabis, the resulting smoke causes your lungs to spasm and you start to choke. You must roll to dodge!

[2 for Smoke/3 for Myz]: You just barely manage to recover from the smoke, and you take a seat next to Sugar's dead body while you question your course of action.

I hold my breath
First, you roll to breathe: [5]: You successfully manage to breathe

[2]: You decide that holding your breath could make you accidentally choke and cause you to stop breathing in the future so you don't hold your breath.

Results:
Sugar - Dead
Egg - Alive
Myz - Alive
Hobo - Alive
 

TheTRUEgge

Ethos is okay, actually
Artist
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
450
Caught
Jul 9, 2019
Messages
1,300
Location
Good Question
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Fairy
Pokédex Entry
This Pokémon has too many ideas for their own good.
Oh well, I guess that I need to get some cash.

I get a job working at a respirator factory so that I can hopefully get a discount on their products in the future.
 

War Anvil

Life is too short to be little.
Pokédex No.
253
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
320
Nature
Lax
Pronouns
He/him
Pokémon Type
Cool, Cute
Pokédex Entry
I like your Sakurai, but not your players. Your players are so unlike your Sakurai.
I roll to build up speed for 12 hours.
 

VGBM

Conqueror of the Azalea Gym
Pokédex No.
677
Caught
Aug 14, 2019
Messages
221
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
He/Him
Pokémon Type
Fire, Dark
This is probably a mistake.

I look up tutorials on how to master breathing.
 

SimplyUnknown

Johto League Champion
Writer
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
242
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
1,216
Location
Invisibly Watching
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Psychic
Pokédex Entry
A silent watcher who speaks only when something needs to be said. Offers free hugs to those who need them.
I meditate to practice how to control my breathing.
 

hobohunter

Just the worst
Writer
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
236
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
777
Nature
Relaxed
Pronouns
he/him
Pokémon Type
Water, Dragon
I drink an ice cold beer
 

Fool

I'm Eltaba now.
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
280
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
568
Location
A Delicious Pancake
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
Call me whatever you want.
Pokémon Type
Dragon, Rock
Pokédex Entry
Frequently criticizes inane video game plots, especially those involving spiky haired boys and cats.
  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #14
Round Three:
Oh well, I guess that I need to get some cash.

I get a job working at a respirator factory so that I can hopefully get a discount on their products in the future.
You roll to breathe: [3] You successfully manage to breathe

[6]: You not only get a job at the respirator factory, you get so highly promoted that you become the CEO. But because you were promoted so quickly, the stress of having to run a company is severely impacting your physical health, and you have a heart attack! You must roll to dodge!

[2 for Heart Attack/4 for Egg]: You luckily manage to survive your heart attack, and take a few days of rest at the local hospital.

I roll to build up speed for 12 hours.
You roll to breathe: [1] You fail to breathe and suffocate slowly in the painful lack of oxygen. Your life flashes before your eyes... what were you going to accomplish with your action, how were you going to change the world. Well, it sadly doesn't matter now because you are dead.

May you rest in peace.

This is probably a mistake.

I look up tutorials on how to master breathing.
You roll to breathe: [2] You fail to breathe, you begin to realize that this world is unfair, that the rules of this world are clearly very broken and unhinged. But it is too late now to change neither the rules or your fate. You slowly fade into the darkness while wondering why the dice didn't roll the way you needed them to. Oh well, I guess you are dead.

May you rest in peace.

I meditate to practice how to control my breathing.
You roll to breathe: [3] You successfully manage to breathe.

[2]: You attempt to meditate, but you just simply cannot control your ki enough to focus it into your breathing technique. Well, there's always next time.

I drink an ice cold beer
You roll to breathe: [3]: You successfully manage to breathe.

[4]: You grab yourself a cold one and sit on your couch while you watch a news program announcing the deaths of Sugar, War Anvil, and VGBM.

Results:
Sugar - Dead
Egg - Alive
Myz - Alive
Hobo - Alive
War - Dead
VGBM - Dead
Unknown - Alive
 

SimplyUnknown

Johto League Champion
Writer
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
242
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
1,216
Location
Invisibly Watching
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Psychic
Pokédex Entry
A silent watcher who speaks only when something needs to be said. Offers free hugs to those who need them.
Ok, did not expect to survive that. I go online and look up techniques to improve meditation.
 

TheTRUEgge

Ethos is okay, actually
Artist
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
450
Caught
Jul 9, 2019
Messages
1,300
Location
Good Question
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Fairy
Pokédex Entry
This Pokémon has too many ideas for their own good.
Okay, the heart attack was a setback, but hey, I’m rich now! I can finally purchase that respirator. While I’m at it, I give all of my employees free respirators as well. I can afford it.
 

hobohunter

Just the worst
Writer
Screenshotter
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
236
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
777
Nature
Relaxed
Pronouns
he/him
Pokémon Type
Water, Dragon
boy howdy how am I still alive?


I ponder life's great mysteries
 

Fool

I'm Eltaba now.
Team Delta
Pokédex No.
280
Caught
Jul 1, 2019
Messages
568
Location
A Delicious Pancake
Nature
Bold
Pronouns
Call me whatever you want.
Pokémon Type
Dragon, Rock
Pokédex Entry
Frequently criticizes inane video game plots, especially those involving spiky haired boys and cats.
  • Thread Starter Thread Starter
  • #18
Round Four:
Ok, did not expect to survive that. I go online and look up techniques to improve meditation.
You roll to breathe: [2] You fail to breathe and begin crawling on the floor, trying to reach a tank of oxygen. You force your body forward, inching ever closer to the tank, your hand reaching the hose and then... nothing. Your limbs plop to the ground as you proceed to pass on, it's a shame that you are dead.

May you rest in peace.

Okay, the heart attack was a setback, but hey, I’m rich now! I can finally purchase that respirator. While I’m at it, I give all of my employees free respirators as well. I can afford it.
You roll to breathe: [6] You successfully manage to breathe

[5]: You not only purchase a respirator for yourself, but for all of your employees. They are very appreciative and hold a celebration in your honor. You have the ability to reroll to breathe next turn, after that you'll have to get another respirator in order to keep the effect.


boy howdy how am I still alive?


I ponder life's great mysteries
You roll to breathe: [2] Your mouth begins to foam as the air in your lungs slowly begins to evaporate into Carbon Dioxide. You try to take one last swig of your beer, one last reminder of the happiness you felt... but the glass falls to the ground and shatters. You try to lap it up, to get one final taste of the alcohol into your system, but you fall over on your back as your eyes roll ever closer into your skull, causing you to finally realize that you are dead.

May you rest in peace.

Because Myz didn't have an action last turn, I will roll for their breathing now.

[1]: Myz suffocates in an out of focus scene that will not be described because the cameramen couldn't capture any footage.

FINAL RESULTS:

TheTRUEgge - WINNER

Sugar - Dead
Myz - Dead
Hobo - Dead
War - Dead
VGBM - Dead
Unknown - Dead


Thank you for playing!
 

TheTRUEgge

Ethos is okay, actually
Artist
Team Alpha
Pokédex No.
450
Caught
Jul 9, 2019
Messages
1,300
Location
Good Question
Nature
Quiet
Pronouns
She/Her
Pokémon Type
Fire, Fairy
Pokédex Entry
This Pokémon has too many ideas for their own good.
Respirator strats work even if it never came into play haha

thanks for hosting this! It was a good time.
 

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