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How to handle varying party size/players?

I have been in a similar situation and found it best to just handwave away the disparity and pretend people were there all along. Give them commensurate XP and gear (None of the fancy gear) and let ...
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How to handle varying party size/players?

As a meta-suggestion, you might consider moving the game to an online form (like Roll20) in order to give everyone better/easier access to the game. Trying to herd players from multiple cities sounds ...
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What problems should I expect when running Apocalypse World as an "open party" game?

The biggest problem I see with this setup is that the MC won't really be able to build triangles between PCs and NPCs, making it hard to tie the characters together. I've not been playing AW ...
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