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source code found?

Post by Dynamo » Mon Sep 09, 2013 23:46

Just got this on IRC:

01:14 <Dynamo> yo Lunick
01:14 <Lunick> yo yo yo
01:15 <Lunick> Tom Hall just found the Commander Keen source code \o/
01:15 <Lunick> Well not just \o/
01:15 <Dynamo> you gotta be fucl kidding me
01:15 <Dynamo> for WHICH commander keen
01:15 <Lunick> It's just a white book(?) with Commander Keen written on the side
01:15 <Lunick> Let me get the image :P
01:17 <Lunick> https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/ ... 9894_n.jpg Dynamo
01:17 <Lunick> Keen Sources so maybe 1-3

If anyone knows more...

EDIT: Updated first post with valuable info: namely that the source code is that of keen 4-5-6 (not vorticons or dreams), and it's gonna be released soon according to tom hall
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Post by Lunick » Mon Sep 09, 2013 23:54

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Post by Dynamo » Mon Sep 09, 2013 23:55

my apologies!!!

I hope it'll turn out to be the galaxy source code, hell we wouldn't even need sequels if that's the case, can just do everything ourselves...

time will tell
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Post by lemm » Tue Sep 10, 2013 2:30

:drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :drool :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O :O

pls pls pls

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Post by Roobar » Tue Sep 10, 2013 4:32

OMG!

I can only :begging

Cmon Tom! Don't keep us holding our breath!

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Post by Levellass » Tue Sep 10, 2013 10:27

Not getting excited until it reads.
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Post by Lunick » Tue Sep 10, 2013 12:51

The Keith person did post "Mission accomplished. " on his profile so who knows. Hopefully it works :begging
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Post by tulip » Tue Sep 10, 2013 12:58

Now this is what I call news.
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Post by Bernie » Tue Sep 10, 2013 14:33

now lets see tom hall put it up on ebay for thousands :(

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Post by Nospike » Tue Sep 10, 2013 14:57

I'm worried about the exact opposite happening, that he'll instead keep it to himself to avoid copyright infringement.
Let's hope that the source is "leaked" somehow and useful to us all. :)
It just might be done someday. The chance is always there.

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Post by Multimania » Tue Sep 10, 2013 15:25

Wow!

Given that it's on a SyQuest from ID's NeXT era, there's a decent chance it's got both Vorticons and Galaxy's code, too.

If it is readable, I hope Zanimax are okay with releasing it...

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Post by StupidBunny » Tue Sep 10, 2013 15:57

Maybe it's a bibliography for a paper he wrote.
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Post by Roobar » Tue Sep 10, 2013 16:30

Could contain the source for TUIT. Which, if compiled, will bring parallax scrolling.

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Post by _mr_m_ » Tue Sep 10, 2013 18:28

Last thing I've heard from Tom was that the disk contained the source code for episodes 4-6.

In his comments he said, "Per id okay, will release soon...."

Here's to hoping id does the same thing they did for Wolfenstein and release the source!
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Post by ckguy » Tue Sep 10, 2013 18:51

Holy craaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaap

As you can tell, I'm avoiding getting excited until this actually happens.

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