OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Nisaba » Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:08

Four of the most important parts are:
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    (from Keen's brother's Nintendo video game) for manual flight control
  • Car Battery
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  • Vacuum Cleaner
    reworked as an ion propulsion unit
  • Everclear
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by namida » Fri Jul 05, 2019 0:51

Rorie wrote:
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:23
namida wrote:
Mon Jun 24, 2019 20:34
Ah wow, this guy reminds me of how I was way back when I first signed up in the ezBoard days (at, and I quote, "nine and a half years old").
OK if i am that young (which i'm not) then you must still be 9/12 years old yourself!
... So if I was 9 1/2 (or 9/12, I guess?) back in the ezBoard days, that makes me still the same age now? I had no idea PCKF had only just moved. ;)

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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Roobar » Wed Jul 10, 2019 17:06

Here's my current D-Fend Reloaded dos games collection:

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These are the most, but not all of my DOS games and mods.
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by troublesomekeen » Wed Jul 10, 2019 19:08

Excellent. Good that you have Fire & Ice. Now all you need is
Word Rescue
Star Control (except that I never was able to find the proper sound settings)
Sango Fighter
Skyroads
Mystic Towers (just for the title theme)
Gladiator
Cyberdogs
There was also an old DOS game called Gorilla (I think?) which was very much like Ikari III (NES) but haven't found it yet.
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Nisaba » Wed Jul 10, 2019 21:38

Skyroads!
oh boy, it's been ages since I played this...
good ol' memories
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Rorie » Mon Jul 22, 2019 7:04

Fleexy are you brave enough to take me on or are you that chicken that you deserve to be called a coward?
c'mon mate stop hiding in that closet of yours, you have to confront me eventually, better to do it now then leave it to later!
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by MoffD » Tue Jul 23, 2019 0:40

Roobar wrote:
Wed Jul 10, 2019 17:06
Here's my current D-Fend Reloaded dos games collection:
Ah yes, DOSBox, I loved that game as a kid :dopekeen

In all seriousness that looks quite like my collection, I'll have to look into some of those I don't recognize from yours
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Roobar » Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:41

Any ideas as to why the colors look a bit off here and what could cause that?

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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by troublesomekeen » Tue Jul 30, 2019 17:01

Perfectly normal for that kind of display. Let your monitor warm up for a few minutes. :p
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Roobar » Tue Jul 30, 2019 18:07

OK I've followed your advise and heated up the monitor with some fire for a few minutes.

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Unfortunately, that didn't fix the problem.

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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by nanomekia » Tue Jul 30, 2019 22:07

Well that's the problem Roobar; you're supposed to log off first. Look at all those logs. :P
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by keenmaster486 » Wed Jul 31, 2019 22:08

That looks like EGA colors mapped to VGA display mode.
I flermmed the plootash just like you asked.
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Roobar » Sat Aug 03, 2019 6:02

Image from the latest LGR video:
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwzHurzTNTY&t=0s

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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Keening_Product » Sat Aug 03, 2019 16:22

Why are so many posts in off topic on topic? Is this some new level of being off topic?
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Re: OFF TOPIC THREAD: Where derailing the thread is impossible!

Post by Roobar » Sat Aug 03, 2019 16:39

Well, I don't want to post a new topic only for these and I don't know where to put them other than that place, so I'm putting these here.

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