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« Reply #13100 on: October 30, 2012, 05:43:39 PM »

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqmSnUkftkU

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« Reply #13101 on: October 30, 2012, 09:43:35 PM »

Bought Light Crusader on Steam because I love Treasure and it was cheap. It is one weird game... (I'm not saying bad, just not what I expected at all)
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« Reply #13102 on: October 31, 2012, 04:32:44 PM »

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« Reply #13103 on: October 31, 2012, 05:06:14 PM »

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« Reply #13104 on: October 31, 2012, 06:48:25 PM »

brb Kolob.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kolob
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« Reply #13105 on: November 01, 2012, 01:56:41 AM »

Why isn't this stickied anymore?
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« Reply #13106 on: November 01, 2012, 01:59:20 AM »

because it gets eternally bumped?
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« Reply #13107 on: November 01, 2012, 02:07:26 AM »

I guess that's true. It's still weird, through.
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« Reply #13108 on: November 01, 2012, 08:19:11 AM »

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_7sjaTI-RDU
Made my day :D
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« Reply #13109 on: November 01, 2012, 07:15:32 PM »

I think we've gone too far with the whole elves/dwarves thing. There's more to fantasy than all those fantasy races, and they don't really add that much to the feel. And tbh, I find them hard to absorbÖ those elves with infinite lifespans or the dwarves who are made of muscle.

Also while looking for history of elves, I found this:
http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/columns/extra-punctuation/9460-Elves-and-Dwarves-Dont-Define-Fantasy

Oh, and magic is a little lame too. But everyone just rolls with it, because it's too much work trying to introduce new races.
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« Reply #13110 on: November 02, 2012, 02:08:59 AM »

It depends on how you do it though. Myself I'm fed with dwarves and elfs but magic can be quite interesting if it is done properly like Robin Hobb in her books. But if you want some new races, I suggest you to read Walter Moers' books. They barely have humans and dozens of weird creatures.
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« Reply #13111 on: November 02, 2012, 02:36:29 AM »

I was reading Vernor Vinge's A Fire Upon the Deep recently. They had a really interesting race in it that was kinda like dogs, except a pack of dogs made an individual. When members of an individual died, part of their pack would be replaced and the individual would change. There was even a fascist dictator in the book that deliberately killed off parts of his followers so he could sculpt them into "better" individuals.
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« Reply #13112 on: November 02, 2012, 03:42:12 AM »

Magic can work well. I'm just bored with the whole "10 mana points = 1 fireball" kind of thing. And "water magic beats fire". And it creates this huge plot hole where the team can do full resurrections and teleportations, but the boss can kidnap certain members or override resurrections if it means drama.

I planned magic to work like black magic IRL - you don't know if it works, and it leaves the player guessing whether their elite voodoo shaman really has any power. Like you can pop a few pills in someone's drink to get someone possessed by an evil spirit, but you don't know whether it's just an insanity pill or a true evil spirit pill.

Heh, might be worth starting a thread for fun gameplay magic.
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« Reply #13113 on: November 02, 2012, 12:13:39 PM »

How do I add a profile pic' and where am I supposed to ask this question?
I've tried uploading my own 40x40 .png file. Said it was too large. Tried other sizes and .jpg too. Nothing. Uploaded to another site and linked to it. Nothing. What gives?
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« Reply #13114 on: November 02, 2012, 07:16:34 PM »

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_playable_demo

This could possibly be the least useful wikipedia page I've ever seen.

It also manages to have three references.
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« Reply #13115 on: November 03, 2012, 01:46:08 PM »

I need a favor.

if anyone with a mac (os x) and a few minutes of spare time could test my game to see if it runs. have no reason to believe it won't, just need to be double sure just in case.
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« Reply #13116 on: November 03, 2012, 02:19:54 PM »

I have a Macbook Air with Mountain Lion on it, so I can test it if you want.
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« Reply #13117 on: November 03, 2012, 04:14:41 PM »

I have ML too.
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« Reply #13118 on: November 03, 2012, 07:00:14 PM »

I have Snow Leopard. Oldschool. Tongue
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« Reply #13119 on: November 04, 2012, 11:36:24 AM »

It's my birthday! Smiley

I got a bunch of board games for my birthday, which I am SO happy about. My board game shelf (once sparse) is now overflowing with amazing games. Here's the list of my new board games:

Wrath of Ashardalon
7 Wonders
Ghost Stories
Mag Blast
Netrunner
Bang!

We had over 12 hours of awesome festivities (for the most part; people had to come and go, obviously), and the board-gamin' never stopped. It was just a wonderful experience, and the best birthday I've had yet.  Smiley
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