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by Ondore
Wed Sep 10, 2008 10:25 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

The 3rd version for Diamond and Pearl (Platinum) is out already, and there are more Pokemon catchable before you get the National Pokedex. Including more fire types. This makes me quite happy.
by Ondore
Thu Sep 04, 2008 1:39 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

Re: Platinum flashlight [citation needed]: Flash isn't an HM any more anyway.

In my opinion, they either need to make the HM moves not suck or replace them with items.
by Ondore
Thu Aug 28, 2008 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

There are enough differences in the key data of Pokemon between the 2nd generation and 3rd generation that it is impossible to take anything from GSC and move it to a GBA game. RBY, GSC, Stadium and Stadium 2 can link with each other. RSE, FR/LG, Colosseum and XD can link with each other, and RSE/FR...
by Ondore
Sat Jul 26, 2008 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: "Airports May Scan For Illegal Downloads on Mobile Devices"
Replies: 53
Views: 6694

Re: "Airports May Scan For Illegal Downloads on Mobile Devices"

So the prerequisite is too much media?

If I fill my 160GB iPod, I'm eligible to get permanently banhammered from the internet?

Thank god this involves going through customs and I ripped all my Futurama before this law went into effect.
by Ondore
Sun Jul 20, 2008 8:23 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Musical Phones (Merged : Interesting Ringtones)
Replies: 72
Views: 9192

Re: What's your ringtone?

The victory fanfare from Final Fantasy IV.

Though I do have special ringtones set up for people likely to call me - my brother's is a rock remix of the Pokemon GSC Rival battle music, and my roommate is "Ace of Spades".
by Ondore
Sat Jul 05, 2008 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

Thanks to some, um, shadier parts of the internets I can now have my own Deoxys event whenever I want.

Memo to NOA: Distributing a DS card that is easily dumped in order to hold a Pokemon event = bad.
by Ondore
Fri Jul 04, 2008 9:42 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Chrono Trigger
Replies: 273
Views: 28777

Re: Chrono Trigger

They probably won't. From the looks of it, it'll be a direct port of the PSX version, with more extras. Hopefully one of the extras is bearable load times before battles. I just tried to play the PSX version and wanted to punch someone because of the lag between when I hit the Menu button and when ...
by Ondore
Fri Jul 04, 2008 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0445: "I Am Not Good with Boomerangs"
Replies: 132
Views: 41689

Re: "I Am Not Good with Boomerangs" discussion

This comic has now stuck a really old song in my head - all I remember is the chorus.

I wave the thing all over the place
Practice 'til I've gone black in the face
I'm a big disgrace
To the Aborigine race
My boomerang won't come back
by Ondore
Mon Jun 30, 2008 11:47 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: A cross between 211 and 413
Replies: 3
Views: 1489

Re: A cross between 211 and 413

I'm only buying one if the outside surface has adhesive properties, and it's large enough to be pushed by a close friend.

Na-na-na-na-na-na...
by Ondore
Mon Jun 30, 2008 11:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0443: "Know Your Vines"
Replies: 167
Views: 31942

Re: "Know Your Vines" Discussion

Sykotic1189 wrote:Never known anyone to resort to plant life. I do have a friend who used a playstation controller though.


I'm hoping it was a DualShock, in the event that things weren't satisfying enough for her. Or the Rez Trance Vibrator.
by Ondore
Mon Jun 09, 2008 8:37 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

http://bulbapedia.bulbagarden.net/wiki/Pokerap has the lyrics at the bottom, and it was also commercially released on the 2 B A Master CD.
by Ondore
Sat Jun 07, 2008 9:15 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 4chan user gets arrested, considers it an epic win
Replies: 42
Views: 9234

Re: 4chan user gets arrested, considers it an epic win

Of Negligible Mass wrote:Don't mess with football...


This.

Also, I think this planted the idea that eventually became /r9k/. I'm sure a mute/block would be far preferred to paying $25k and getting six months in federal PMITA* prison.

* For more information on PMITA prison, please refer to Office Space (1998).
by Ondore
Mon May 26, 2008 8:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Get to work.
Replies: 75
Views: 7804

Re: Get to work.

Bus ride. It's an hour ride, an hour and a half if I step off for a bite to eat along the way (which is sorely tempting). $60/month beats the crap out of $500+/month (and rising) for transportation. Hell, I don't even have my license. And shouldn't the last option be "Riding on the back of an o...
by Ondore
Wed May 14, 2008 10:16 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

It's coming, believe me. What are the odds that something will use a move that randomly doubles a stat and MAGICALLY hit the ones it needs (Special Attack and Speed)? Acupressure? What pokemon learns that that needs special attack? Tentacruel do suprisingly high amounts of damage when their Special...
by Ondore
Tue May 13, 2008 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...
Replies: 547
Views: 151761

Re: My Pokemanz, let me show you them...

It's coming, believe me. What are the odds that something will use a move that randomly doubles a stat and MAGICALLY hit the ones it needs (Special Attack and Speed)?
by Ondore
Mon Apr 28, 2008 7:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0416: "Zealous Autoconfig"
Replies: 104
Views: 32759

Re: "Zealous Autoconfig" Discussion

And to think, I thought I was secure for using WPA. Never thought about brute force attacks.

Though it helps I have no children. What does the program do then?
by Ondore
Fri Apr 11, 2008 11:17 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Cannadian panel may rule if sex practices protected
Replies: 27
Views: 3074

Re: Cannadian panel may rule if sex practices protected

"The state has no place in the bedrooms of the nation."
- Pierre Trudeau, former prime minister of Canada

Oh, the irony.
by Ondore
Fri Apr 11, 2008 11:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0409: "Electric Skateboard (Double Comic)"
Replies: 160
Views: 36865

Re: "Electric Skateboard (Double Comic)" Discussion

I defy someone to come up with an image macro to sum up the win in this comic.

I don't know what hit me closer to home - Calvin and Hobbes or the Mario Kart reference - especially after listening to an entire podcast about Mario Kart earlier.
by Ondore
Wed Apr 09, 2008 12:09 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Roguelikes
Replies: 65
Views: 8413

Re: Roguelikes

The Pokemon Mystery Dungeon games are a good gateway drug if you've already played the original RPGs.

Like Izuna, you just lose the items you bring with you upon death (and as in Shiren, you can call for help online).
by Ondore
Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:31 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Microsoft goes public with plans to stop sale/support of XP
Replies: 43
Views: 4536

Re: Microsoft goes public with plans to stop sale/support of XP

My $0.02: I recently purchased a new laptop and paid the slight premium to have it loaded with XP. I did this intentionally because I know from experience that even a year+ after the release of Vista, the software I would run still runs poorly at best on it. And my somewhat computer-literate father ...
by Ondore
Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0402: "1,000 Miles North"
Replies: 84
Views: 18537

Re: "1,000 Miles North" Discussion

I'm disappointed Randall didn't go for the "Rule 34" reference and draw some love makin' on top of one of the vans.
by Ondore
Wed Mar 26, 2008 4:30 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Fun with Portal Guns
Replies: 233
Views: 18720

Re: Fun with Portal Guns

Aradae wrote:Funny that nobody's mentioned having sex with yourself.


I've already seen Rule 34 with portals. It's quite interesting.

And I'm thinking... random place in my apartment to the back entrance for my work. My commute suddenly goes from an hour+ to a second.
by Ondore
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0400: "Important Life Lesson"
Replies: 242
Views: 51831

Re: "Important Life Lesson" Discussion

Never been in the position myself, but I'm tempted to Rickroll my roommate in the middle of his next "encounter".

Although I wonder what my significant other would think if my Jonathan Coulton cover of "Baby Got Back" came up...?
by Ondore
Fri Mar 21, 2008 4:53 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)
Replies: 108
Views: 10439

Re: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)

Wasn't Parasect a G/S pokemon? Anyway, bug was so useless until.. well.. basically until D/P but it was extra useless in R/B/Y Nope, it's #47 in the National Pokedex which puts it squarely in RBY territory. And the only bug moves were Leech Life (20 power, lolz), Twinneedle (Beedrill exclusive, Bee...
by Ondore
Thu Mar 20, 2008 10:12 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: This is why we can't have time travel
Replies: 69
Views: 15087

This is why we can't have time travel

At 14:52:28, FreedomFighter69 wrote: Reporting my first temporal excursion since joining IATT: have just returned from 1936 Berlin, having taken the place of one of Leni Riefenstahl's cameramen and assassinated Adolf Hitler during the opening of the Olympic Games. Let a free world rejoice! At 14:57...
by Ondore
Thu Mar 20, 2008 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How old are you?
Replies: 141
Views: 18487

Re: How old are you?

23 here, which makes me both the legal age to drink anywhere in North America and wise enough to know not to do it.
by Ondore
Thu Mar 20, 2008 6:02 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)
Replies: 108
Views: 10439

Re: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)

I do believe the Bulba/Ivy/Vena-saur family were all Grass-Poison dual types in the original. In fact, probably all grass pokemon in the initial series (with the exception of Tangela perhaps) carried a Poison combination type. I very rarely took a grass starter in my multiple replays of Pokemon Blu...
by Ondore
Thu Mar 20, 2008 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Spring has Sprung!
Replies: 54
Views: 4431

Re: Spring has Sprung!

Dodging ice pellets. It's still winter here, and will stay that way until either:

1) I can avoid the wind tunnel effect walking home from work as mentioned by Kinetica
2) When outdoor fucking can occur without having to worry about getting snowed on
by Ondore
Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:18 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)
Replies: 108
Views: 10439

Re: Now That I Think Of It... (Pokemon Red/Blue)

Bulbasaur for Sleep Powder.

Now someone else vote for him so we can have a 3-way tie (as of my vote, it's 16/17/17).
by Ondore
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:28 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Internet culture IQ test
Replies: 69
Views: 6734

Re: Internet culture IQ test

500, for the server error I got when attempting to open it.

Will try again later.
by Ondore
Wed Mar 05, 2008 9:19 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Explain your avatar!
Replies: 1628
Views: 155301

Re: Explain your avatar!

This is a Mudkip.

I heard you liek them.
by Ondore
Tue Mar 04, 2008 6:48 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Question to an Anwswer
Replies: 324
Views: 20698

Re: Question to an Anwswer

How many people got booted from the chat room last night?

Dusknoir and Snorlax.
by Ondore
Sat Mar 01, 2008 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Science Bowl
Replies: 14
Views: 2521

Re: Science Bowl

I played Reach for the Top in my high school days and was voted team MVP my senior year. Does that count?
by Ondore
Sat Mar 01, 2008 12:38 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Cellphone law that I'd love to see get through
Replies: 17
Views: 2849

Re: Cellphone law that I'd love to see get through

Tell that to anyone who has tried to buy an iPhone. And before you say that you can just unlock it, talk to someone who wound up with an iBrick after an Apple update. Point of order: It's entirely possible to get a prepaid iPhone on at&t, because they do run a credit check before it activates. ...
by Ondore
Wed Feb 27, 2008 7:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0389: "Keeping Time"
Replies: 213
Views: 54893

Re: "Keeping Time" Discussion

I'm just impressed that he was able to find musical notation for Never Gonna Give You Up, quite frankly.
by Ondore
Tue Feb 26, 2008 10:05 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Whats your default ebay search?
Replies: 27
Views: 3459

Re: Whats your default ebay search?

High end cell phones (n95s and such). Though I typically use other websites for that.

I must be the only person on the internet with 0 Ebay feedback.
by Ondore
Tue Feb 26, 2008 6:10 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: US Government Combs World of Warcraft for Terrorists
Replies: 31
Views: 3793

Re: US Government Combs World of Warcraft for Terrorists

They're trying to find a way to tax gold farmers.

The terrorism bit is just a front.
by Ondore
Mon Feb 25, 2008 6:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0388: "Fuck Grapefruit"
Replies: 412
Views: 99629

Re: "Fuck Grapefruit" Discussion

The reason Randall hates grapefruit is because he ended up stranded on a desert island after a grapefruit stuck the brakes on a bus he was riding to a Model UN conference.

Fuck Milhouse.
by Ondore
Mon Feb 25, 2008 1:26 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Most Bogus Gaming moments.
Replies: 179
Views: 22439

Re: Most Bogus Gaming moments.

A few years ago, I had a fully loaded Pokemon Yellow file. 151 Pokemon including a psuedo-legit Mew, several dozen L100 Pokemon on it, the whole nine yards.

I turned it on one day and saw a message that haunts me to this day:

"File data destroyed!"
by Ondore
Mon Feb 25, 2008 1:24 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Audio Surf
Replies: 86
Views: 12474

Re: Audio Surf

I just got the game myself and mainly play it for fun. Though I do take perverse pride in holding the world record for a particular song by default (an example would be the GHIII version of The Devil Went Down To Georgia). Are there any other long (as in 10+ minute) songs people can recommend? So fa...

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