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by mfank
Fri Sep 18, 2009 1:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0638: "The Search"
Replies: 139
Views: 30360

Re: "The Search" Discussion

can you edit your link in the first post. the comic is actually 638.

http://xkcd.com/638/ should be the correct link
by mfank
Mon Aug 31, 2009 7:13 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

I'm taking it this has died? DeLink? Can we get one last hurrah out of this?
by mfank
Wed Aug 19, 2009 1:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar notices the arrows falling around them. He grabs Jacks arm and runs, zig zaging down the street, nearly dragging Jack behind. After a few moments pass and they've put some distance between them and the fight, Mahar slows down, releases Jack's arm, and begins to look around for where the arrow...
by mfank
Thu Aug 06, 2009 5:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar thinks to himself, "well crap...there goes the play it safe idea. I guess it's time to have some fun..." "Are you alright? Can you still run? I guess it's time I head toward the middle of this fight. Stay close to me. I'll make a distraction, and we should be able to run right ...
by mfank
Mon Aug 03, 2009 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0618: "Asteroid"
Replies: 188
Views: 41046

Re: "Asteroid" Discussion

i definitely read it as an Armageddon movie reference the 1st time...

- edit -
(the xkcd comic)
by mfank
Tue Jul 28, 2009 6:47 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

ooc: huh...no responses...and it's been a week + a few days...

DeLink you alive?
by mfank
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

(ooc: I'll be out of town, likely away from all computer access until July 27th. Just an fyi. Hopefully I can get on a computer with where I'm going.

Welcome phoenix)
by mfank
Thu Jul 09, 2009 5:20 pm UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: Recommend a book
Replies: 466
Views: 205150

Re: Recommend a book

The Eight by Katherine Neville. Two intertwined stores, both about The Montglane Service, a chess set rumored to hold the key to ultimate power. http://www.amazon.com/Eight-Novel-Katherine-Neville/dp/0345366239 The Eight features two intertwined storylines set centuries apart. The first takes place...
by mfank
Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:23 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Attack and Defend
Replies: 2904
Views: 226461

Re: Attack and Defend

Treebeard, the one carrying me through the forest, notices the oversized whale falling from the sky. He sets me down gently, catches the whale, and throw him back to the ocean.

While on the ground I notice the NP and summon several fire deamons.
by mfank
Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:17 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Whispering, "Let's continue around these buildings. Keep an eye out, should that fight come our way. Hopefully, we can make it past them without any trouble."
by mfank
Wed Jul 08, 2009 4:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Attack and Defend
Replies: 2904
Views: 226461

Re: Attack and Defend

Throws unbelievable sweet nector onto NP and watches as the hummingbird swarm is distracted.

(As for the mutated ones...I get out my liquid N2 squirt gun...)
by mfank
Mon Jul 06, 2009 3:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Son of a..." Mahar mutters, " I was hoping these would be for backup..."

"Umm...Jack unless you have any combat training, I suggest you stay... wait a minute, are they going to fight each other? Quickly, to the back of this building."
by mfank
Wed Jul 01, 2009 3:23 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar grabs 2 bottles and heads to the back door. "Jack, could you carry one of these, or could you put one in your bag?" Once outside again, they tread calmly down one store before heading back out to the main road. (ooc: if i got that right, you plan on PM-ing us for these singles quest...
by mfank
Tue Jun 30, 2009 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Cautiously, Mahar enters the building. Again eyes wide open, looking for anything strange. "We are looking for grain alcohol, or anything above 100 proof. Two or three bottle will do. We should move quickly." [[ooc: So what is the entire list of charaters that exist in this world, that we...
by mfank
Tue Jun 30, 2009 2:55 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Good sir." Mahar speaks plainly as he gestures toward the store, "What happened to this here store?" (ooc: Why is everyone dropping out? Ok this might be a premature statement, but we've had 2 thus far. From what I got uot of this thread, this is a laid back RPG. It's a post whe...
by mfank
Tue Jun 30, 2009 5:17 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"That'll do. I would usually avoid doing this but we might need this to get out of this part of town. Let's go around back and see if we can find a more discrete way into this store."
by mfank
Mon Jun 29, 2009 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Avoiding the alley? I'm not one to deny feelings. Let's try and find another way back to the center of town." Mahar starts thinking to himself, "We can take the main road, but it's more likely we'll be seen. I can hide myself very well in the wild, but I've never had to hide a second...
by mfank
Mon Jun 29, 2009 8:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Amazed but slightly scared Mahar heads for the door.

Mahar spoke softely as they walked outside,
"Alright, leaving...I'm ok with that. How did you even find out about this place?"
by mfank
Mon Jun 29, 2009 3:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 89782
Views: 6530311

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Throwing my $0.02 into this temp discussion. Winters where I am average around 0 °F (-18°C) and summers here average 83°F (29°C). And to be fair to all of you, I'm comfortable in all of it. I wear sandals year round. More often than not you can find me wearing shorts year round. I will grill outside...
by mfank
Mon Jun 29, 2009 1:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Inside Woo's Wares, Mahar is stunned by what he sees. His eye's are peeled open; his head on a swivel, as he tries to take it all in.
by mfank
Fri Jun 26, 2009 6:31 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

As Mahar continues to follw Jack he speaks...

"Nice to meet you Jack. Wait...what? Gatorade? I thought you said this was Powerade?"

Coming out of the Ally, Mahar's eyes wander quickly trying to take in the surroundings.
by mfank
Fri Jun 26, 2009 3:56 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar takes the food that the man in the gray shrit bought for him, and begins examining it. "Alright, my friend gave us a few hints on how to not be noticed. Hey, random question, where'd you get the snackes? Or what can you tell me about them, HP and MP-wise?" Mahar starts to head towar...
by mfank
Fri Jun 26, 2009 12:58 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Silly question=simple answer
Replies: 28
Views: 1556

Re: Silly question=simple answer

ate or drank? ate...yes with a but. drank...no with an if.

Why is work always work? Why couldn't society develope in such a whay to pay people for happiness?
by mfank
Thu Jun 25, 2009 8:08 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Silly question=simple answer
Replies: 28
Views: 1556

Re: Silly question=simple answer

Neither here nor there, I do not like green eggs and ham. I do not like them sam I am.

What is your favorite color?
by mfank
Thu Jun 25, 2009 5:41 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Yes, I'm rather new around here. Truth be told, I have no preference between Gatorade and Powerade. Hang on a sec, and I'll call my contact and figure out what he knows about Alanchua." Mahar pulls out his cell phone and calls Deric. Once Deric answers, "So what do you know about Ala...
by mfank
Thu Jun 25, 2009 4:49 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Mmm grub. Exacly what I'm looking for. Something like a couple granola bars, and a gatorade or two. Say by chance, you wouldn't mind telling me more specifically where were heading? I know a guy who might be able to tell us a few tips on how to blend in, based on where we are going."
by mfank
Thu Jun 25, 2009 3:14 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar strolls over to the food court, looking for a man with a gray shirt. To himself he ponders, "Serious fighting with the Jackals. Hopefully they won't recognize me. Hmm...if I'm heading to the food plaza, perhaps I could buy some snacks and a drink or two to take with me on this quest.&quo...
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 10:49 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar to himself, "Levitation...um...I'm not gonna be able to do much with this book." He set the book gently back on the shelf. "Perhaps I should check out the Request & Lesson Board. Dad used to say the only way to learn, son, is by doing." Mahar ambles over to the boards, ...
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 6:35 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Science Websites
Replies: 69
Views: 193655

Re: Science Websites

Just one to add to the collection. All matter engineering related, regardless of discipline.

http://eng-tips.com/
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 5:46 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"Disarming Spells. Interesting..." Mahar thought to himself, as he picked up the book and began paging through it. "I wonder what I can find in here?"
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 5:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thoughts for ships
Replies: 89782
Views: 6530311

Re: Fleeting/Random/Thoughts (now with 20% more fungus!)

Congrats on year 1. I enjoyed HS. Met some of my best friends there. I'm working on getting through year 1 of my internship... Currently, almost through month 6 (yes started in jan and ends in december. Yet that sounds so far away, but I'm right about 1/2 done right now). Almost onto month 7, where ...
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 4:36 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

After a few moments, Mahar realized his rambling put the shop keeper to sleep. After thinking about the ice spell book for a bit, he realizes ice spells are likely impossible for him at this time. Still interested in the possibility of other spell books, Mahar starts to look around. After glancing ...
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 3:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0601: "Game Theory"
Replies: 164
Views: 22932

Re: "Game Theory" Discussion

So you argue it is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all? Some would say the pain isn't worth the happy memories. Or what if I were to argue that it is possible to live an equally happy life with only friends and never lovers? I do love the comic. It's vaguly hints that Randa...
by mfank
Wed Jun 24, 2009 12:32 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

"I got to see a bit of your gang problem yesterday. The Jackels and the Texans went at it pretty good until Deric and some of my friends stepped in. You guys seem like decent people. Damn shame these gangs are taking advantage of you like this. Wonder if there was some way me n' my friends coul...
by mfank
Tue Jun 23, 2009 9:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar heads towards the shops. Not expecting to find anything, but after spending a few years in the wilderness, he curious as to what has changed. A spell book wouldn't go amiss either. Mahar heads toward the first stall. "Greetings. Name's Mahar and I'm new to these parts. What would you be w...
by mfank
Tue Jun 23, 2009 5:25 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar awakens early, as was his custom in the wilderness, and heads for the bar. "Hey barkeep. If you see any of my friends, let them know I went to the Shopping Plaza to check out the Request and Lesson Boards. Thanks." Leaves bar and heads toward Shopping Plaza. (ooc: Ok so the universe ...
by mfank
Tue Jun 23, 2009 2:14 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

Mahar can't help but feel as though there is something charitable about this group, and decides to show himself. "Sorry guys, I didn't hear Fiction's call for action. I didn't notice there was trouble until I saw the battle from the roof top. However, I wasn't sure if I could aim my spells accu...
by mfank
Mon Jun 22, 2009 6:24 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

(you all are crazy with the updates over the weekend. Also I'm a bit confused with this last fight. The texans were the guys who 1st attacked us in the bar, and their leader was the man with the large hat. Deric is someone who tried to stop the fight. But who are the Jackals , some other gang aparen...
by mfank
Fri Jun 19, 2009 4:39 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

*cough*...erm...did you say 450 gold? turns and whispers to Fiction I've met these gentlemen before in the woods. they were torturing something. If they say there's going to be a commotion, there damn well's going to be. straightens back up and address the 2 gentlemen Interesting offer? What are you...
by mfank
Fri Jun 19, 2009 3:37 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?
Replies: 319
Views: 13999

Re: Karma-Based RPG? Teamwork-Based RPG? RPG?

catches up with Fiction Fiction you interested in some company while exploring the town? It's been a while since I've happened across a town as large as this one, and I wouldn't mind taking a bit of a walk about. I'm not all that tired yet. Being alone in the wild, you learn to manage on little...o...

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