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A social game that can support large numbers of players. The villagers try to destroy the werewolves before they kill the entire village, but no one knows whose who... Also called Mafia. Not to be confused with One Night Ultimate Werewolf, a one round version of the game.

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Can a Villager vote himself?

Some roles, like the angel or the village idiot, want to be voted themselves. Is it valid to any villager to vote for himself?
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Can a werewolf kill himself?

I was moderator in a game and one of the nights, one of the wolves chose himself to die. I was a little disconcerted, but later he explained that it was because he trusted that the witch would save ...
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One Night Ultimate Werewolf: If your card is moved, whose team are you on?

I've been playing One Night Ultimate Werewolf (ONUW) for a few years, and I'm afraid we've been doing it wrong. I play so that if you're a Werewolf at the start of the game, you stay on the Werewolf ...
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Can the doctor still save someone else if killed?

In games that have more than one type of killer (werewolf, vigilante, hunter), what is the outcome if: werewolf attacks villager, doctor heals villager, vigilante attacks doctor Is only the doctor ...
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Mafia - Werewolf: Online play [closed]

Is there an online version of mafia/werewolf game that I can play with my friends. I tried to find one but there doesn't seem to be a good one.
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Is it a good strategy for the Seer to reveal his identity at the beginning?

Should Seer take part in the Sheriff contest and indicate his identity at the beginning? When I watched a so-called top werewolf boardgame live, this Seer publishes his identity at beginning, he ...
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How to effectively moderate an ultimate werewolf game?

I'm hosting a werewolf game (there will be 10-15 people), but I have never played as a moderator. How do I make sure the game is fun for everyone, for example when a good number of people have been "...
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What happens when someone references the Masons. Ultimate Werewolf

In Ultimate Werewolf the Mason cards are a bit abstract on what happens when someone references them. So I would just like to clarify, what happens when more than one person references them. Do they ...
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Werewolves of Miller's Hollow Tie

In a recent game of Miller's Hollow, the game ended when a werewolf killed a witch, and the witch killed the werewolf with their poison potion. In a situation such as this, which group wins? The ...
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Should players recount their moves during deliberation in Werewolf? What if no werewolves?

I've only played about 10 games of ONUW and during deliberation on who to vote out, a trend emerges: we often discuss what we did and try to deduce who is who. Say there was a Seer, Troublemaker, ...
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Do other wolves wake up during the werewolf phase in ONUW?

Do all werewolves awake during the werewolf phase or only characters explicitly titled "werewolf"? Does Mystic Wolf wake up? What about Dream Wolf? I would think yes because otherwise how would you ...
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How to play Werewolf/Mafia with exactly 6 players?

Wikipedia claims that werewolf/mafia requires "At least 6 people" but all calculations for that I can figure out results in the "evil" side winning the vast majority of the time. I would like to play ...
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In One Night Ultimate Werewolf, what are some common opening moves?

From only a handful of plays I've gathered that a few moves might be to If you are on the good team, kick things off with full disclosure such as "I am the seer and I know for a fact you are a ...
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Ultimate Werewolf Good 10-12 Player setups

I recently played a game of Werewolf where the moderator was not very experienced with the game, and (I feel, anyway) the whole setup was very one-sided. After doing some reading of the rule book I ...
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What are the dependencies of the Werewolf games expansions?

I want to buy the party game Werewolf, either "The Werewolves of Millers Hollow" or "Ultimate Werewolf" , but there seems to be different versions and expansions, and the dependencies are unclear for ...
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Ultimate Werewolf Deluxe Edition vs One Night Ultimate Werewolf

Recently played One Night Ultimate Werewolf, but it is sold out on the website, and currently not in stock near me. That said, Ultimate Werewolf Deluxe Edition is in stock, but I can't tell the ...
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Is there a competitive version of werewolf/mafia?

I'm trying to devise a point-based scoring system for a variant of Mafia/Werewolf. The idea is that there are teams coming in, and so individual players should be able to earn points regardless of ...
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What is the best method to choose whom to lynch on the first day?

When playing Werewolf, my group and I always have the same problem: whom should we lynch on the first day? In a group of ~10 people, we usually play 2 werewolves plus 2 "seers," who have one shot per ...
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Is there a way to play the mafia party game online ?

Is there a way to play the mafia party game online ?
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What has been your experience with random villager roles in Werewolf?

In Werewolves there are many Villager roles: normally we play essentially the same roles every time and the players know exactly which are the roles that are going to be used. If you have 8 players ...
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What can dead Werewolves players be doing?

When you've been lynched by the villagers or ripped apart by the werewolves, I believe the rules say those players are completely out of the game and should not contribute in any way. In the handful ...
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Does anyone else use The Little Girl in Werewolf?

The group I play with uses a character called The Little Girl. She can peek each night at everyone else and see who the werewolves are, but if the werewolves spot her she's dead. It seems that in ...
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How do you configure the people playing Werewolves to not give each other away?

Werewolves, if you're not aware, is a group game played with hidden roles. It's also best played with a fairly large group -- 10, 15 or more. During various stages of the night, people need to do ...
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What extra roles have you used with Werewolves? [closed]

The standard game Werewolf, has just a few roles: Citizen, Werewolf, Witch, Cupid, Hunter, Seer, Thief. I know there are lots of other roles created. Which roles do you use and what is the impact. ...