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by Alvarin
Mon Apr 13, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The YouTube Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 168508

Re: The YouTube Thread

by Alvarin
Wed Apr 08, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4616

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

One other great thing about SC2, that usually goes unmentioned is full tutorial, teaching the player all game mechanics in fairly safe environment while not holding their hand. Quite unique for the time. Alien dialogue -> planet exploration -> resource gathering -> space combat... Only after all bas...
by Alvarin
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4616

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

The Troglodyte wrote: Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:21 am And how about you, Alvarin? Do you agree with Draxas' answer? Do you have anything you'd like to add as to the reasons why you love Star Control 2?
Fine. Yes. No.

:P-smf
by Alvarin
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!
Replies: 28
Views: 4616

Re: 4 Great Games That Everyone Should Try... or Else!

My first encounter was SC1 at year 92(?), then quite a bit later I found SC2. Same as Draxas, still in my very top. Was really happy to have come across SC3 on CDROM... And then I played it... Played the ~modern remake of Starflight (the lost colony) but didn't enjoy it much. It was sort of uncanny ...
by Alvarin
Mon Mar 16, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Where are you heading?
Replies: 616
Views: 196000

Re: Where are you heading?

Starting toady I too join the forced unpaid vacationing crowd.
Am REALLY bad at staying idle for long, the two days off on weekends are bit of torture, now to be endured for unspecified period...
Bleh...
by Alvarin
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [SPOILERS] *THEM*: manifestations and forms
Replies: 11
Views: 6226

Re: [SPOILERS] *THEM*: manifestations and forms

What could also be possible, that the singular entity ORZ found the inter-dimentional breach and while some other entity was absorbing Androsynth, ORZ transported a portion of them elsewhere. Now IT gets angry upon queries of the clones, because any knowledge/information can lead to re-discovery of ...
by Alvarin
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [Joke] Come up with dumb GOTP theories
Replies: 21
Views: 11513

Re: [Joke] Come up with dumb GOTP theories

The Troglodyte wrote: Thu Dec 12, 2019 1:50 am Do we vote now? Are we voting yet? I vote for Alvarin's Pac-man theory!
"Prec-man"
by Alvarin
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [Joke] Come up with dumb GOTP theories
Replies: 21
Views: 11513

Re: [Joke] Come up with dumb GOTP theories

There were only four individual Precursors - Inky, Pinky, Blinky an Clyde. They scoured the galaxy to find a solution to power pellets.In GOTP you try to exist in the quadrant currently being explored by the mighty crew.