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by Alvarin
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting Origins
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: I'm getting Origins

The "Phamysht" have absolutely amazing voice acting.
by Alvarin
Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I conversed with Brad Wardell on Twitter
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Re: I conversed with Brad Wardell on Twitter

With all that, still, one redeeming fact is him participating in the conversations personally and not via PR person. Having inconsistent replies is nose wrinkling, but may come from views changing over time or things being said in the moment. At least that would be in "civilian" settings. Coming fro...
by Alvarin
Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stardock CEO threatens to "eliminate" this community
Replies: 10
Views: 384

Re: Stardock CEO threatens to "eliminate" this community

You DID censor out some of less civil posts, as far as I remember. In any case, he can't **demand** transfer of the domain, it's on first-to-grab basis. (In worst case it can go back to being a porn site...) Neither can they file suits, as forums are not a monetary venture so are fair use, regardles...
by Alvarin
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm getting Origins
Replies: 13
Views: 499

Re: I'm getting Origins

One of the channels I subscribe to has started playing it. If anyone is interested -

by Alvarin
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: What's News?
Topic: Sequels strife
Replies: 175
Views: 36306

Re: Sequels strife

Interestingly quiet on this front for a while. Have the sides actually settled? Did they just agree to drop the issue? Entirely? Till after Origins release?
by Alvarin
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Small War cometh?
Replies: 9
Views: 1843

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: 175
Views: 36306

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: 1288
Views: 120568

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: 3817

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: 3817

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...