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Unwashed Village / Re: What games have you been playing latly?
« on: June 14, 2017, 08:24:09 AM »
It's "masturbate". Masterbate makes me think of someone who's really skilled at holding their breath.

I'm sure someone out there combines the two in strange ways...

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Unwashed Village / Re: What's going on in your life?
« on: April 17, 2017, 12:40:54 AM »
Glad you and yours are ok, Aldy. It's hitting a little close to home :(

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Unwashed Village / Re: What games have you been playing latly?
« on: April 07, 2017, 09:58:14 AM »
I've turned to puzzle games recently: The Witness and The Room are both very good.

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Unwashed Village / Re: The Presidential Debatabacle
« on: October 10, 2016, 09:16:40 PM »
I had this discussion with four New Yorkers I met on a bar in Budapest two weeks ago. Three of them were Trump supporters, one Hillary. All of them were there to teach US Politics.

The Trump supporters were mainly voted for him becuase they thought Hillary was a criminal (Haiti, the e-mails, etc.). But it also turns out that they had all voted republican as far back as they had been able to vote.

As an outsider, I can't imagine any scenario where out of 300+ million people, these are the two you wind up with.

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Unwashed Village / Re: What's going on in your life?
« on: July 31, 2016, 11:30:46 PM »
Well. It's been a while since I posted, so here goes.

My daughter is 3 years now, and still awesome.
- She's picking up phrases from her old folks she really shouldn't. Apparently I say 'For Fucks Sake' a lot.
- She now refers to the Pastor in church as 'the sorcerer' as my explanation of how a baptism works included 'magic'.

My fiancee is pregnant again, due August 5 (soon!).

We should probably get married at city hall for now. Danish laws kinda sorta require you to get married in order for my fiancee to stay in the house should something happen to me. I just feel it's lackluster, but we don't have time at the moment for a wedding proper.

Got a new dog as well - a border terrier.

Oh, and a new job. Switch from Team Black (oil-sector) to Team Green (renewable energy-sector). Oh, and my new job also got acquired by a large British conglomerate. (Last time it was AVEVA, this time it's Centrica, which in turn is owned by British Gas).

All in all, life's pretty awesome. I'm spending most of my evening programming a smarthome system. One of these days, I'll get to the UV game I really want to make. But I keep changing genres on the idea.

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Unwashed Village / Re: Who remembers Nathan/Iggy?
« on: April 18, 2016, 09:22:27 PM »
Hm.. And I just checked. It seems that either my memory is failing, or it was never right in the first place.

Anyway, the backups I have all date AFTER the creation of this board, meaning back to August 2007. I have no idea where the older backups went, if they ever existed. But I seem to vaguely recalling trying to import some older stuff onto this board.

Man, this must be what Bluecross feels like all the time. :p

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Unwashed Village / Re: Movie reccomendations
« on: March 25, 2016, 08:31:45 PM »
I'm not sure I follow you. Work has gotten you in a bad mood, and now you're asking for a movie to make you feel even worse?

I wanted a cathartic cry. The idea was to build the emotions to the breaking point then the hormone release to would ease some of the emotional stress of holding my tongue.

Ahh.. Well, hopefully you're in a better mood now :D

But next time (not that I hope there will be a next time), try Dear Zachary (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1152758/). It's about a man who is murdered before he can meet his unborn son. The movie is made by his friend. (It's a documentary)

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Unwashed Village / Re: Who remembers Nathan/Iggy?
« on: March 24, 2016, 11:37:46 PM »
I remember Iggy as well. I can't believe it's been that many years?!

Anyway, I think I have a lot of backups of previous incarnations of the forums somewhere. They are in a very, very raw format however, but it may be possible to get at least the text back up in a poorly implemented (think sticks and gum), readonly, unsearchable, messy way.

Please let me know if this would be something anyone would be interested in. I can't make any promises (and certainly not regarding time), but I can look into whether I still have the old files.

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Unwashed Village / Re: Movie reccomendations
« on: March 24, 2016, 11:33:35 PM »
I'm not sure I follow you. Work has gotten you in a bad mood, and now you're asking for a movie to make you feel even worse?

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*mandatory barrage of citrus fruit*

Welcome!

Ahem.. I pretty much stopped playing Fallout 4 after the main quest was completed. I chose to side with the Minute Men, and after discovering all buildable sites, I lost interest in the generic quests. For my part, they might as well have left out all the random quests as they add nothing to the experience.

I did find some enjoyment in just running around and exploring a bit, but there is little challenge in combat after playing most of the game, so that only took me a few hours until I got bored of that. I hope the DLC will provide some more content.

If not, I still haven't played any of the FO3 or F:NV DLC yet.

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Unwashed Village / Re: What's going on in your life?
« on: August 31, 2015, 10:38:46 PM »
Yes, welcome indeed! Come to have your hope crushed and to feer our illusions for grandeur, stay because you can't make you way of out of the bastard bar.

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Unwashed Village / Re: Fallout 4
« on: August 31, 2015, 10:37:38 PM »
I don't remember NV being littered with bugs, at least not to the degree that most people have said. I remember someone telling me that NV was so bad, that it was unplayable and it baffled me completely, I honestly wouldn't be surprised if that was just the 'cool' thing to say at the time.

I think the console versions suffered a bit from what I've heard. I played it on PC on launch, and can't say that I remember encountering any serious bugs. Personally, I blame Sony and Microsoft's patch policy (devs have to pay extra to release patches for their games).

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Unwashed Village / Re: Factoid
« on: August 31, 2015, 10:35:37 PM »
Also, what kind of an ape uses a typewriter these days?

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Unwashed Village / Re: Fallout Shelter
« on: August 31, 2015, 10:33:38 PM »
I'm not sure how to explain this, but hey - it's Fallout :D

I don't think it was terribly good, as it gets bogged down with micro management as soon as the Vault grows to a certain size. I stopped playing once I reached the population cap at 200.

It does feel like some gameplay is there that could work longer term, but this game did not manage to capture it.

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Before Fallout 3 was revealed, I was hoping for an isometric strategy game like Van Buren. After playing New Vegas, I'm not sure that style of play will work with the masses, but I'd sure as hell like to see Van Buren released in a more finished form than the tech demo that was leaked.

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