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by Zieman
Sun Nov 27, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Games other than Star Control
Replies: 599
Views: 160800

Re: Games other than Star Control

Thought I'd share this magical moment I just had: I started another session of Elite: Dangerous a few minutes ago. Currently exploring the Vela dark region. Supercruising towards a neutron star to scan it, WinAmp shuffle decided the music perfectly: first original PC StarControl II Hyperspace music,...
by Zieman
Fri Nov 27, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Stardock Plans Reboot of Star Control
Replies: 65
Views: 87155

Re: Stardock Plans Reboot of Star Control

Damnation! The e-mail telling about the program looked innocent enough, and I wasn't maybe as alert as I should have. But alas, it turned out to be the exact replica of GalCiv III Founders' Program, with the exception of sending those e-mails beforehand. TBH, I feel the survey to be smokescreen, eve...
by Zieman
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Stardock Plans Reboot of Star Control
Replies: 65
Views: 87155

Re: Stardock Plans Reboot of Star Control

And now they're asking the fans to contribute to the design process. :)

If you want to participate:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/StarControlFounders
by Zieman
Wed Apr 29, 2015 6:54 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Forum Roll Call
Replies: 63
Views: 17518

Re: Forum Roll Call

Intermediate-timer here.

Lurking as usual.
by Zieman
Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:06 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: AHAHAHAHAHA! I'm engaged.
Replies: 30
Views: 14965

Re: AHAHAHAHAHA! I'm engaged.

Lukipela wrote:
Draxas wrote:And I've been married for almost 3 years now. :P-smf
forgot about you, that makes 3, soon to be four, married SCites here then? Or is there anyone else?
9 years, 2 kids
by Zieman
Mon Jul 04, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Screenshots: The thread
Replies: 54
Views: 20361

Re: Screenshots: The thread

Combining my 2 favourite c64 space games, Elite and Space Rogue: Oolite & Far Arm ships OXP.

Image
Click on the pic to see it bigger.
by Zieman
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Avatar origin and meaning.
Replies: 70
Views: 23235

Re: Avatar origin and meaning.

Mine is the Meteor Police from Maniac Mansion, grabbed a couple of screenies from MMdeLuxe to make this gif.

Meaning - hmmm...
Well the critter has 4 eyes, so do I (in a manner of speaking, I have to use glasses).
And I like the humour & scifi aspects too.
by Zieman
Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:18 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Christianity topic
Replies: 121
Views: 26418

Re: The Christianity topic

The origin problem here is, according to our understanding of the natural universe, the creation of said universe is impossible. This because there had to be a point where there was nothing and a subsequent moment when there was something, which is impossible to explain through natural causes. Why?...
by Zieman
Sun Jan 09, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Fighting the good fight
Replies: 18
Views: 12174

Re: Fighting the good fight

One thing I miss is a link to the main site from this discussion board...
by Zieman
Thu Dec 16, 2010 9:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help! Star Control 2 Fonts
Replies: 41
Views: 21143

Re: Help! Star Control 2 Fonts

IMHO

oldlaptop's pick:
http://www.whatfontis.com/Puritan-Alternate-Bold.font

would fit Arilou perfectly