Joined: 03 Dec 2009 Posts: 2 Location: Fort Collins, Colodardo
Hello, I am looking for a couple experienced PMs to bounce a story idea off of that I have been putting together for the last month or so. I have the large parts all fleshed out I just wanted some input and opinions. I also won't have the resources (actors) to pull this off how I would like, so if you are interested in running with my story you are more then welcome to it. Send me a message here or an email at mork.swanson-SPLAT-gmail.com
Thu Dec 03, 2009 11:25 pm
Joined: 11 Dec 2009 Posts: 38 Location: Ithaca, NY
Hi! I'm Bixy-Rose (or just Rose), and I'm a long-time lurker in the ARG arena, though I've only been involved in a couple active games, and have never posted on the forums here. I am not looking to run a game, but would like to be part of the BTS team for one or a few.
Here are the skills/uses I can provide:
-actor (for video/audio/photographic roles, or just being behind the keyboard)
-a video camera, and woods behind my house
-basic photo editing
-basic audio editing
-working knowledge of blogging/social networking sites (facebook, twitter, livejournal, etc.)
-LOTS of free time
-LOTS of enthusiasm
I really love the idea of being part of an ARG, and will really throw myself into whatever I get involved in. I can be reached via email - evie SPLATbeyondtherift.com - or over AIM - stedelweissrose.
Fri Dec 11, 2009 2:24 pm
Joined: 10 Mar 2008 Posts: 61 Location: Taiwan
Hi, I'm beginning to do a "mini trial" ARG on my own. I have experienced in wrote some supernatural horror story(in Chinese), Now I have a plot but need some suggestion and help.
And I'm looking for Web designers, graphic designers, writers and actors as charactars, also PMs.
If you willing to help or have any question/suggestion, please PM me or contact me via chasswow0413 SPLATgmail.com, and you can also reach me on AIM - charles0413.
Update: You can reach me on mIRC too - chasswow0413 on #arg_sig and #pmguide.
Fri Dec 11, 2009 8:12 pm
Joined: 23 Feb 2007 Posts: 65 Location: Santa Clarita, CA
I am off work with nothing to do until I go back on Jan 4th, which I will then be available in the evenings and weekends.
Played: Wyoming Incident - I'm Sorry - Groundhog (just finished) - plus a ton of others. I love jumping in on trailheads and trying to figure it all out.
PM'ed: None, but I would love to be behind the scenes!
Decent at Photoshop
Would love to help write or be a character behind the keyboard. I have a lot of story/plotline experience from working in the video game industry.
I can google like a mofo!
email dietcoke SPLATgmail.com
Wed Dec 16, 2009 6:39 pm
Joined: 13 May 2010 Posts: 27
I'm a non-traditional student at a small state college in Indiana.
Played - currently playing Aguatero Industries. Lurked a handful of others. Read: No much experience.
PMed - None. Just now taking the first steps towards running a small scale ARG on campus in the fall of '10
I've run 100+ player LARPs, as well as 250+ player games of Humans Vs. Zombies. I know how to organize players and dev team members alike, get the game run on time and on budget.
Rudimentary HTML, Graphics.
Moderate 3D modeling and animation
I'm a full time videographer and TCOM student. Video and Audio are my bread and butter.
I can do some acting, and have a pretty solid voice for voice acting.
email: paul.inbox at gmail dot com
Mon May 17, 2010 4:38 pm
Joined: 17 Apr 2010 Posts: 49
I've never been on the creation side of one of these but I'll throw my skillz out here; even just helping minimally would be good experience for me. ^_^
-Writing/characterization (9+ years of experience)
-Some basic image manipulation
-Good at staying in-character
-Experience with theatre, makeup, costuming
-Good at forging different handwriting/notes/letters
-some artistic experience
-basic video editing abilities
-access to a father with recording equipment and musical instruments; I personally can sing
-for other people who might be able to help: my mother is a nurse, my younger sister is good at acting a preteen character and at singing, my brother has some computer skills that might come in handy, and my boyfriend has access to props that might be useful such as swords, knives, and costumes
-unlike many of the other people here, don't have coding experience.
Contact me via PM.
Fri May 21, 2010 10:13 am
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Joined: 21 May 2010 Posts: 4
Hi, I've never worked on an ARG but I really would love to work on one with someone.
- Story Writing, I have some fairly good experience coming up with plots from working as a GM for tabletop and live-action role-play games.
- Excellent research skills.
- Great computer skills.
- Pretty good flash skills.
- Great video and audio manipulating skills with access to professional level software.
- A great professional level camera.
- Professional video production experience.
- Some HTML and website design experience.
- Photo manipulation experience.
- Acting as well.
I've always loved the idea of ARGs and for some reason decided just now to try to get onboard a team to help create one. I've got lots of free time.
If your interested in my help shoot me an email at alttaab (at) gmail (dot) com.
Fri May 21, 2010 10:24 am
Joined: 08 Jun 2010 Posts: 1
Hi, it's my first time posting, but i've been lurking around for a while
I've been interested in ARGs for quite some time, but i have never actually joined any (at least, i have not been part of a community yet), i like following the games, and even try to solve puzzles on my own sometimes. So, as you can see i'm not very experienced, but i got the curiosity of making my own ARG, i even had some ideas (i was thinking of making one in spanish), but i thought it would be better if i got involved in other people's ARGs first and gain some more experience.
-I'm a Graphic Designer, so i can work Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks and even a little of Flash
-I'm good at drawing and i like photography. Examples of some of my works (that DA account is a little old though, the pictures there does not reflect my current skills, but it gives you a little hint about them)
-I can design the layout for websites in fireworks, but i'm not that good at scripting them (Very VERY basic HTML and CSS knowledge)
-I like writing stories, but I'm not that fluent in english I understand written english almost perfectly though ( I guess you can say my english level is "Advanced" but not yet "Fluent")
Other things to consider:
-I work, so i would not be available 24hrs a day.
- I'm not good with horror and very graphical gore (i'm a chicken... )
If interested, please contact me licawolves (at) hotmail (dot) com
Wed Jun 09, 2010 12:27 am
Pretty talky there aintcha, Talky?
Joined: 06 Jun 2003 Posts: 2716 Location: State of Denial
Bumping this to the top should this be a sticky? Just bringing this back to the top of the list for those new to PMing looking for help
Since I'm also buried somewhere in here, let me update.
Location: Pittsburgh, PA; I occassionally travel to North Carolina (Hendersonville) and to Florida (West Palm Beach and Miami/Kendall Lakes area) on Major holidays.
General Skills: Writing, troubleshooting story issues while game is running. helping to clarify other's good ideas. Characters, and chatting in character.
Computer skills: operator level only (I can follow templates, but don't as me to create any!)
Hours (Eastern US Time Zone) evenings and weekends generally, sometimes days and nights depending on my current school/work schedule.
contact: through Private message here at UF, in chat or through email at
A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead
Sun Jun 13, 2010 12:25 pm
Joined: 05 May 2006 Posts: 237
major city pms needed anyone else sometimes running an arg and thinking, most of my players are in place X but I'm in another country???
Each of us helps out the other pms by making a country list here, with cities/states/regions as need be - this way, when a PM wants a drop of a memory stick etc in place Y, they can contact PM in place Y, send them an electonic cash lump for buying a memory stick [or owe it and return later?] and pm can do the drop and set up - helpful for everyone and means games can be stretched out a litle - a thought, nothing more at moment, but I for one, would love access to PMs in other countries for the final part of my arg starting soon...
summary: about to kick start the third and potential final part of my arg - london based, to start with - but pm's from all over the world would be really appreciated - big mega game thought of - needing mega world people though - anyone??!!
List: I'm Paul, In London, UK. Sometimes travel to Cambridge, Wales, Bristol and Devon...
Please PM me if you can help sometime this year and are in major city - thanks...
Thu Jun 17, 2010 7:50 am
Joined: 20 Jun 2007 Posts: 1233
Update! It's summer, so I'm back in the PM (or trailhead) market. I've run/helped with a couple of ARGs in the past that were moderately successful and I've been around uF a while.
Location: Austin, TX
Skills: Graphic design, web design, and pretty much anything on the tech side of it. Photography. I'm also decent at doing in character stuff, as well as story. My availability over the summer is also a plus, as I'm a student.
Contact: redcti (AIM, Skype), redct (Twitter), or here on uF. Email me at redct [at] redct.info
Fri Jun 18, 2010 7:12 pm
Joined: 06 Jun 2010 Posts: 1
Location: Sydney Australia
Skills: All types of video work, I have access to equipment and I have made many short movies, many with special FXs. I also am a script writer, having written a few scripts
As for my experience with ARGs, I have lurked a few as well as studied them at university
You can contact me on here or at njcummins [at] gmail.com
Sun Jun 20, 2010 5:05 am
Joined: 21 Jun 2010 Posts: 1
Me too! Posting my details Previous ARG Experience:
None, but I'm working on changing that. I now apparently love socks?
I do freelance web and graphical design. I also know my way around php, sql, and java.
My gmail name is jakeb89. If you're not a bot, you should be able to guess my email.
I'm a newbie to ARGs, but I believe I have some skills that would be very helpful. : )
Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:57 pm
Joined: 11 Oct 2004 Posts: 15 Location: New Jersey
I've been here long enough that I figured I might as well actually post here once in a while.
Location: New Jersey about 20 minute drive from NYC.
My skills are as follows:
*I have a completely warped and unusual imagination
*I have a degree in graphic design. I prefer to do anything EXCEPT web design. I have the ability to do it just not the desire.
*I've got some pretty good writing skills
*I LOVE doing research
*I wanted to be a spy when I was younger so I've got extensive knowledge of codes/ciphers--I used to pass notes in elementary school written in cipher so the teacher couldn't read them out loud if she found them
*My daughter calls me a destroyer of dreams because I'm very good at finding potential problems/ plot holes
*Chronic insomnia so I'm at the computer close to 20 hours a day
You can email me at my gmail address agent.047 or pm me here
Thu Jun 24, 2010 1:54 pm
Joined: 27 Jun 2010 Posts: 1
Looking for team members You may have already gotten a message from me
I posted this in the PM Help section, but thought I would put one in this thread, as well. I sincerely apologize if that's frowned upon, and if it is, please feel free to delete one of them.
We're a grassroots venture looking for people in the following areas:
-Flash App Development/Facebook App Development
If you think you have something to offer in these areas, please send me a PM with your name and e-mail. Thanks!
Sun Jun 27, 2010 10:09 pm
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