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Death 999
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Reddit noticed us

Post by Death 999 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:17 pm

SC2 is presently (and I expect it to stay) the top response on askReddit's question, "Gamers, what is the most obscure/forgotten games that deserve more attention?

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Post by Tiberian » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:25 pm

Always nice to see people who appreciate culture.
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Re: Reddit noticed us

Post by Quasispatial » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:54 pm

Death 999 wrote:SC2 is presently (and I expect it to stay) the top response on askReddit's question, Gamers, what is the most obscure/forgotten games that deserve more attention?
You may want to change the https part of the link above to http... and possibly remove the quotation marks as well. The linking-code gets sort of... well, broken otherwise.
It should look like this.
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Re: Reddit noticed us

Post by Angelfish » Fri Sep 15, 2017 9:36 am

Ouch, indeed we're still on http :(.
Who administers this domain? Is it possible to switch it to https?

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Re: Reddit noticed us

Post by Angelfish » Fri Sep 15, 2017 9:37 am

oh, and 'Hello Reddit'.

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Death 999
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Re: Reddit noticed us

Post by Death 999 » Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:09 pm

Well. We haven't picked up any new users in the past few days (if I'm reading the admin controls right). Ah well.

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Post by Angelfish » Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:24 pm

Death 999 wrote:Well. We haven't picked up any new users in the past few days (if I'm reading the admin controls right). Ah well.
That's for the better. Their passwords would be in plain text any way.

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Re: Reddit noticed us

Post by Bleeding Star » Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:10 am

Good to see that other people have fond memories of the game, even if they have joined a terrible forum like reddit instead of this bustling hive of starcontrollery.

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