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by Alvarin
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Small War cometh?
Replies: 9
Views: 1663

Re: The Small War cometh?

Well, the Small War hasn't happened (for now), but we might get organization of Star Control. Or a Space Force...
by Alvarin
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 166
Views: 32244

Re: Sequels strife

Part 3 of lawsuit explanation, including comments from both sides of the issue. Also - solution proposal.

by Alvarin
Thu Aug 02, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: About to try to beat Star Control 2...no spoilers!
Replies: 1274
Views: 112023

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

I also remember only ever getting four max.
by Alvarin
Sun Jul 29, 2018 4:22 am
Forum: *Heavy Space*
Topic: Ask a Mod!
Replies: 35
Views: 3102

Re: Ask a Mod!

There is still manual activation in place, so not THAT big of a spam potential, but when it s dozens of applications in a few hours it is really easy to on one hand disallow legitimate users and on the other let some spam accounts in...
by Alvarin
Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: *Heavy Space*
Topic: Ask a Mod!
Replies: 35
Views: 3102

Re: Ask a Mod!

The Troglodyte wrote:
Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:37 pm
Uh... is it just me or has the whole discussion board suddenly changed dramatically?
Yes. The previous iteration got broken by host's upgrade, so the whole site needed to be updated. Chad has written of it in the News section. It also introduced a ton of spam accounts, for some reason...
by Alvarin
Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 166
Views: 32244

Re: Sequels strife

by Alvarin
Sun Jul 22, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 166
Views: 32244

Re: Sequels strife

I am under impression that *fictional* species names are copyrightable. Same would go to named characters, like Fwiffo or Talana and, perhaps, the captains names from UQM mellee.
by Alvarin
Thu Jul 19, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A thread about you-know-what, because I don't know what
Replies: 3
Views: 580

Re: A thread about you-know-what, because I don't know what

Dyandod wrote:...I think I semi-concluded that I didn't want to support Star Control Origins but I can't remember my reasoning...
Mine was that they expected (and got) people to pay huge sums to be allowed to help them make the game.
by Alvarin
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:19 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 166
Views: 32244

Re: Sequels strife

Same. Wonder how realistic the 2M target is regarding our not so huge fanbase, even as the majority is probably at peak financial potency being 30~40 y.o.
by Alvarin
Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: anyone care to join me in one vs one sc1 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1400

Re: anyone care to join me in one vs one sc1 ?

External storage? Like a public Dropbox link...