Thread: Using ! marks
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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 10
04-11-2011, 08:09 AM
Originally Posted by Walshicus
Well, it should be courteous to allow for a common eventuality. At least put a note in the mission grant text letting people know it's not suitable for Vulcan Captains or BOFFs etc.
I really don't think that is necessary. As an author, you cannot possibly account for every eventuality. Even the "Cloaked Intentions" series had a mission where a BOff freaked out over spiders. If you had a Vulcan in that slot, then they got emotional.

My stories don't have overly emotional text from the BOff (more like status reports), but if I did I wouldn't warn people with a message that says "Don't play this mission if your Engineering BOff is a Vulcan."