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Post 1

harmlessalain

I am wondering if it would be a violation of the advertising rule if I invited people to play a free online game which has a Hitchhikers community (an alliance) within it? The game is strictly not-for-profit and completely 100% legal in terms of content and copyright. I ask merely to invite others to join the community and to further enjoy this wacky world of Hitchhikers in another medium.


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Post 2

harmlessalain

Oh! By "Advertise" and "invite" I mean writing a Guide entry on the game and perhaps starting a conversation in the MiscChat - I do NOT intend to spam people's pages or harass folk. Just so that's clear.


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Post 3

Pinwheel Pearl, GURU, Post Book Reviewer, Muse of Japanese Maples and Owlatron's Thundercat

At a guess, if you go to Askh2g2 and see if anyone wants to help you write a guide entry on the topic, then that should be fine.

Also, chatting about a game shouldn't pose a problem, unless you started randomly spamming people onsite with invitations to play, which from the sound of it isn't your intention.

Hope this helps, Pearlsmiley - smiley


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Post 4

electricEgyptian

This has made me curious. What is the game?


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