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by Rider
Thu Jan 09, 2014 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The new Star Control thread
Replies: 51
Views: 40721

Re: The new Star Control thread

I'm super stoked for a new Star Control game, and I've got enough faith in StarDock as a developer that I could see them make something of it. However... Communicating directly with fans of the franchise to get it "right", while admirable in its intent, is what's giving me pause. Rose tinted glass a...
by Rider
Tue Jul 23, 2013 8:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: STOCKDOCK IS REBOOTING STAR CONTROL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 2536

Re: STOCKDOCK IS REBOOTING STAR CONTROL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

That's pretty insane! I didn't dare be this optimistic, but there it is.
by Rider
Sun Jul 21, 2013 6:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stardock to acquire Star Control trademark
Replies: 3
Views: 2583

Re: Stardock to acquire Star Control trademark

Additional source http://www.scribd.com/doc/154934708/In-re-Atari-Inc-NOTICE-OF-SUCCESSFUL-AND-BACK-UP-BIDDERS-WITH-RESPECT-TO-THE-AUCTIONS-OF-CERTAIN-OF-THE-DEBTORS%E2%80%99-ASSETS126013701588 I'm pretty excited about this news. StarDock knows how to create games for very specific demographics with...
by Rider
Thu Jun 02, 2011 11:42 am
Forum: Mods, Clones and other Fan Content
Topic: U-Space
Replies: 2
Views: 2809

U-Space

Does anyone remember this? It was a project by a guy named Alexey Kharkov. Basically it was inspired by StarControl 2 and allowed you to play 'dogfight' with multiple ships at once in a very similar fashion to how Melee works. There was a StarControl mod for it too at some point which introduced a n...
by Rider
Thu Apr 28, 2011 9:29 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What are you dreaming about?
Replies: 77
Views: 21599

Re: What are you dreaming about?

Do you often sidetrack threads to serve your own purposes... Mr Moderator Sir? ;)
by Rider
Thu Apr 28, 2011 9:25 am
Forum: What's News?
Topic: NetMelee Tournament, May 14th
Replies: 20
Views: 13972

Re: NetMelee Tournament, May 14th

Wow, this sounds pretty cool! I'm definitely joining in :D

I'm also at a friend's place that weekend, so I can probably get them shoved in at the last minute. Does the tournament format allow that?
by Rider
Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Non-video games
Replies: 20
Views: 8299

Non-video games

We've got threads for our favourite digital entertainment products, about our lives and dreams... but what about board games? I know there's some of you that play 'em (Magic: The Gathering for instance) so please share your own favourite non-video games! I'm mostly a social gamer in this regard. I p...
by Rider
Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:15 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What are you dreaming about?
Replies: 77
Views: 21599

Re: What are you dreaming about?

I got really sick past Monday and, having just played Nightfall for an evening with some friends, was haunted by dreams of matching up colour patterns of increasing complexity. That wasn't fun. Next up was dreams of my girlfriend getting it on with some random hot chick though, so that kind of made ...
by Rider
Wed Apr 27, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: attacking a homeworld?
Replies: 7
Views: 4179

Re: attacking a homeworld?

On some level I kind of regret that brute force isn't a viable strategy in getting some of these items.
by Rider
Mon Apr 18, 2011 8:41 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What are you dreaming about?
Replies: 77
Views: 21599

Re: What are you dreaming about?

I keep having dreams about my girlfriend. Pretty cool if you think about it.