[messages] [General Discussion] How the hell do you join/start a game?

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Wed Jan 23 02:58:22 MST 2013

Thus spake favedave:
> OK, I realize this is open source and all, but where are the
> instructions on actually joining a game?  Certainly not in the wiki.

The instructions are in the User's Guide. Look in the Help menu.
> I downloaded the Acquire module, saw that there was another player in
> the lobby under the Acquire folder, but no amount of clicking or
> anything would do anything like "join" or "start" or anything like that.

If the only other user is in the lobby, then there is no game to join.
Someone needs to start a game first. You do that by creating a room.

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