Enigma at UCLA

The Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Gaming Club at UCLA

The guys and gals in Enigma run the gamut from undergrads to graduate students and alumni, from the very heart of South Campus, to the statue-infested wilds of North Campus. If you're interested in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror (through books, art, or film) or if you're interested in Gaming (video games, card games, board games, etc.) - even just a tad, you'll find a home with us.

All Enigma meetings in Ackerman Union and Kerckhoff Hall are open to the public and are free of charge. Students, staff, faculty, and local community members are welcome.

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Week 7: Senate of Roman LARP

This week's event is Darnell Coleman's Roman Senate LARP!

From the mouth of the big man himself:

"Strategy in the game Senate of Rome:
1. Look at your goals, ask the GM about your goals.
2. Talk to and ally with people who will help you gain your goals.
2a. If you have a friend try not to help them win if you don't get anything out of them for your goals.
2b. Be ruthless all the people who won the game over the years did not make to many friends or trusted them.
3. Talk to people.
3a. If you don't know what you are doing in the game ally with someone, assassinate a person and try to ask me questions.
4. If someone is a consul for more than 2 turns, assassinate them.
5. Ally yourself with an in game office holder. 
5a. Office holder make ally with people so they can bodyguard you.
6. Be aware of the unrest table. Make sure its positive.
7. If there is an NPC Tribune assassinate them or vote them out of Rome. They will screw Rome out of money and troops.
8. If someone says they almost got their goals, kill them unless you are working with them.
9. Be ruthless.
10. Have fun."

Earlier Event: February 9
Week 6: Jeopardy
Later Event: February 23
Week 8: Casino Night