Game Corner – Town of Salem: The Werewolf, Mafia, and More
Ever play the mafia game? Some might call it the werewolf game. It is a game where you kill, murder, trick and accuse people.
Town of Salem is a multiplayer murder mystery game that challenges players on their ability to convincingly lie as well as detect when other players are lying. The game ranges from 7 to 15 players. These players are randomly divided into alignments – Town, Mafia, Serial Killers, Arsonists and Neutrals. If you are a Town member (the good guys) you must track down the Mafia and other villains before they kill you. The catch? You don’t know who is a Town member and who is a villain. If you are an evil role, such as a Serial Killer, you secretly murder town members in the veil of night and try to avoid getting caught.
This is definitely the game that you should play when you are bored. It will give you a joy to trick people, frustration if you are a good guy but got trick to be a bad guy, and satisfaction when you win the game with your teams.
If you have ever played the classic mafia and werewolf game, you might already know some of it. Well, for those who never played it. This is a team game, where you play as unique roles like an rpg game. The team include: Townie, Mafia, Killer, and Neutrals where each team has each roles.
There are 2 cycle in this game, day and night. In the daytime, you could discuss everything with other people playing the same game and lynch (Kill / hang) the suspcious one. The night where the murder happen, when you die, you leave a death note and a death will. Where everything you write including the clues got expose to the public.
For Townies, there exist :
– Jailor : Jailed people, You pick someone in the daytime and jailed them at night. it is a pretty important role and almost every game have at least one jailor.
– Doctor : Heal people, You could heal someone that has been killed in the night time. Of course you can self heal but remember you could only heal for a limited time.
– Escort :
Fuck people i mean distract people, You distract the person so that they can’t use their ability at night.
– Investigator, Sheriff : See a person role, its job is to know which is which.
– Lookout : See who visit whom.
– Spy : Spy on people, you could know what people whispered, and where mafia went.
– Mayor : At first glance this is not an important role, but later in the game it will be important. You get 3 votes, to lynch / kill/ hang people in the day time.
– BodyGuard : Protect somebody, at the cost of your own life. (Sucks Role)
– Medium : Talk to dead people.
– Veteran : Kill People that visited you.
– Vigilante : Kill people you choose, but remember if you choose a good person, you will kill yourself.
– Transporter : Transport people.
– GodFather : Leader of mafia
– Mafioso : Kill People for the mafia
– Consort : Like escort, distract people
– Framer : Frame people, to let the investigator or sherif think that they are bad.
– Disguiser : Disguise as other people.
– Janitor : Where you clean up the person role and death will. Only you know the person role.
– Forger : Forge a person death will.
– Serial Killer : Kill everybody except yourself. Well, you are immune to bunch of thing except being lynch in the daytime.
– Arsonist : Kill Every Town, Serial Killer, and mafia. Burn them to death by dousing them with gas and igniting them the other night.
– Werewolf : Kill Everybody when it is a full moon time (2 night).
– Witch : Control people, use their ability against their will.
– Executor : Lynch the person that is designated to you in the mission. Must lynch, the person can’t be killed. If it is killed you become a jester right away.
– Jester : Your goal is to be lynch, so try to act suspicious all the time.
– Survivor : Be the last to survive, can win with any role except serial killer.
Everything you said count, just don’t make yourself suspicious. Try this game and have a great fun!