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by Alvarin
Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 269
Views: 62251

Re: Sequels strife

Stardock official announcement on return of Origins to GOG and STEAM:
https://www.stardock.com/games/starcont ... cle/493231
by Alvarin
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Let's talk about Star Control 3.....
Replies: 42
Views: 7713

Re: Let's talk about Star Control 3.....

Oh, artifact for Owa ships, misinterpreted it...
by Alvarin
Thu Jan 10, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Let's talk about Star Control 3.....
Replies: 42
Views: 7713

Re: Let's talk about Star Control 3.....

palmpet wrote:
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:33 pm
... there is an Owa ship artifact despite never being obtainable in the story....
I think you refer to antimatter collection vehicle. In five attempts of the playing through I only managed to obtain it twice. It's one of the event triggering bugs the game is rich with.
by Alvarin
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 269
Views: 62251

Re: Sequels strife

Quoting GMOrz, reply 5 You're ignoring the bigger picture: while individual aspects are clearly not eligible for copyright in and of themselves, the broader "Look and Feel" is (debatably/potentially) copyrightable: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Look_and_feel#Lawsuits This is hardly the first time a...
by Alvarin
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 269
Views: 62251

Re: Sequels strife

PR3&FF referenced the court thing here - https://www.dogarandkazon.com/blog/2019 ... nstruction
by Alvarin
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 269
Views: 62251

Re: Sequels strife

Quasispatial wrote:
Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:16 am
If Stardock hadn't gotten greedy, none of this would have happened. Serves them right.
I prefer to think of it that initially all was in good faith and an honest misunderstanding, only when shareholders got involved, Stardock begun digging their heels in and it got ... messy...
by Alvarin
Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: About to try to beat Star Control 2...no spoilers!
Replies: 1340
Views: 140507

Re: About to try to beat Star Control 2...no spoilers!

a newly christened Scout and Torch; the H.M.S. Chikuma, Captain Wasabe commanding, and the H.M.S. Chariots of Fire, Captain Znork commanding, respectively. Why does a Texan prefix his ships with HMS? The former stands for "Heroes in Making" and the latter - "Huge and Mean". Or just "Human Made". Fo...
by Alvarin
Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ghosts of the Precursors Theory
Replies: 8
Views: 887

Re: Ghosts of the Precursors Theory

There is a remastered version of Starflight, "Starflight - The Lost Colony" from, I think, 2010.
by Alvarin
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ghosts of the Precursors Theory
Replies: 8
Views: 887

Re: Ghosts of the Precursors Theory

Yes, this is mod engaging in off-topic, but... THERE ARE SC2 BOXART SHIRTS?!
by Alvarin
Sat Dec 29, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 269
Views: 62251

Re: Sequels strife

So, skimmed the document. On 20 pages it is repeated to Stardock: You were warned, but decided to proceed. Your pro arguments are invalid.
Summary: motion denied.