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by Alvarin
Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2h video interview of PR, and FF
Replies: 6
Views: 536

Re: 2h video interview of PR, and FF

Borgie wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:37 pm
I half expected to be rickrolled :). Thanks for the link!
Folk on this site will never let you down. We know the rules.
by Alvarin
Sun Jun 07, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Really off topic help request
Replies: 1
Views: 1112

Really off topic help request

Greetings all! An Internet friend of mine is searching for a specific bedding print, found on an old photo. It is too bad of quality for image search, so I have spent over dozen hours past month trying to brute force search it via various keywords, not surprising without success. Most realistic opti...
by Alvarin
Sun Jun 07, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Ur-Quan Masters HD
Topic: Ur-Quan Masters HD mod
Replies: 156
Views: 127711

Re: Ur-Quan Masters HD mod

:idea:
by Alvarin
Sun May 03, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where are you heading?
Replies: 616
Views: 195345

Re: Where are you heading?

After month and a half, I'm heading back to work. In fifteen minutes. 8-)
by Alvarin
Thu Apr 16, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4214

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

Despite immeasurable hours of practice, I doubt to ever be proficient with handling the probe...
by Alvarin
Tue Apr 14, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The YouTube Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 167923

Re: The YouTube Thread

It is Passover, so the song "Exodus" might be appropriate. The animation depicts a very simplified version of power dynamics at this tiny spot. If you are interested, list of participants is at blog.ninapaley.com/2012/10/01/this-land-is-mine/ Original song by Ernest Gold. Original animation by Nina ...
by Alvarin
Tue Apr 14, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The YouTube Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 167923

Re: The YouTube Thread

I'll try to keep this short and sweet. I enjoyed that video. I found it to be informative and objective. Even though he claims it's his favorite game, he didn't go out of his way to glorify Star Control 2 as though it's completely perfect and has zero faults. Great overview that really hit the high...
by Alvarin
Mon Apr 13, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The YouTube Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 167923

Re: The YouTube Thread

by Alvarin
Wed Apr 08, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4214

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

One other great thing about SC2, that usually goes unmentioned is full tutorial, teaching the player all game mechanics in fairly safe environment while not holding their hand. Quite unique for the time. Alien dialogue -> planet exploration -> resource gathering -> space combat... Only after all bas...
by Alvarin
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4214

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

The Troglodyte wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:21 am
And how about you, Alvarin? Do you agree with Draxas' answer? Do you have anything you'd like to add as to the reasons why you love Star Control 2?
Fine. Yes. No.

:P-smf