1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:32 pm UTC

lmjb1964 wrote:
GnomeAnne wrote:footnoteNot NoMouse, he seems to know what he's doing.

Is he pretty big?

I feel confident in saying NoMouse is both big and neat.

lmjb1964 wrote:Those don't look like video cassettes, they look like audio cassettes.

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I had an old video8 camera for a while that used these small 8mm tapes. It might be something like this, although the player shown in bsta certainly looks more like an audio cassette player, so the images might be a separate slideshow, with the text underneath being audio from the tape.
Or it might also be magic. I can never tell.

Edit: I guess that makes me Pope.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby balthasar_s » Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:43 pm UTC

GnomeAnne wrote:t might be something like this, although the player shown in bsta certainly looks more like an audio cassette player, so the images might be a separate slideshow, with the text underneath being audio from the tape.
Or it might also be magic. I can never tell.
"Audio cassetes" can also be used for digital data, and not only for audio.
There are things like this, for example: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodore_Datasette
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Sciscitor » Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:04 pm UTC

balthasar_s wrote:Audio cassetes" can also be used for digital data, and not only for audio.
There are things like this, for example: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodore_Datasette

I've still got one of those in my attic, plus the appropriate ordered sand to accompany it. 8-)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:14 pm UTC

I always thought you had to get the special data tapes for that. Didn't realise standard audio tapes worked as well.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ergman » Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:13 pm UTC

It was Blitz Girl all along!

In retrospect, that makes sense.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Rakhal » Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:29 pm UTC

Lots has changed for me in the last 5 yips
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Re: 5 yips and a couple days ago Timewaiters brought forth, in this forum, a new thread.

Postby GnomeAnne » Wed Mar 28, 2018 11:00 pm UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ZoomanSP » Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:21 am UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:39 am UTC

A wild yappo appeared! Awesomeful! It seems like it's been a long Time since there was a blitzbiscuits combo active in the OTT.

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Always nice to see you, randompixbot. Image But where's oldpixbot?

Yeah, I wonder what good old oldpixbot is up to. I've been keeping a tab on mrob's OTC replay. It's always sort of epsilon for me to watch these earlypix in the live replay since I didn't see them live in the original.

ergman wrote:How did you find so many related Poems / Photos?

The photos came from a seaful of Google image searches that would start out fairly general and then use oddly specific phrasing when I couldn't find exactly what I was looking for. Lots of experimenting with search term combos. I think "backpacks on beach" was the most straightforward of them and the query that eventually found the scaffolding photo was the most opaque ("wooden pier ocean hand made scaffold -dock -building")

As for the poems, I remembered a few of them offhand but usually had to look up the exact wording. For random poemfinding, I recommend the search engine at https://www.poetryfoundation.org/ because that's where most of the Adventpoems came from. The search itself isn't the best I've seen, but the catalog it picks from has excellent, high-quality material. The remainder of the poems came from Google and other poetry search sites, but I really preferred that one.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Rakhal » Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:28 am UTC

<rakhal wants to know how Blitzgirl got a picture of his meowlpy for redundakitty :)>
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby karhell » Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:03 am UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:I was busy sacrificing myself to the Wicker Man.

Was this playing in the background?

BlitzGirl wrote:
I do not like puns

in a thread.
Spoiler:
I do not like puns

since they spread.

I do not like puns

here or there.

I do not like puns

anywhere.

I do not like

your punning way.

Vitssågen, ja,

for you Jose.

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Brilliant! :mrgreen:


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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby addams » Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:53 am UTC

karhell wrote:
BlitzGirl wrote:
I do not like puns

in a thread.
Spoiler:
I do not like puns

since they spread.

I do not like puns

here or there.

I do not like puns

anywhere.

I do not like

your punning way.

Vitssågen, ja,

Image


for you Jose.
Brilliant!

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Re: 1190: Timeversary

Postby Sustainabilizer » Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:43 pm UTC

[Blindpost]

Hi again from the past.
I got some messages from the future which motivated me for a ...

MolpyUpdate!

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What's new?
  • Cleaned up a little.
  • Fixed left-looking molpy mustard.
  • Implemented something.
  • Included a README file with some instructions.
  • Introduced T** **d.
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Re: 1190: "pip install --user time"

Postby Eternal Density » Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:16 pm UTC

Using sudo with pip install isn't best practice. It's generally better to avoid that an install packages into a user directory location rather than a system folder. (Unless you are installing something to be used by all users on a system.)
Instead of sudo pip install pygame, do:
pip install --user pygame

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:37 pm UTC

Using sudo with make me a sandwich, however, is best practice.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Thu Mar 29, 2018 11:03 pm UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:
I do not like puns

in a thread.
Spoiler:
I do not like puns

since they spread.

I do not like puns

here or there.

I do not like puns

anywhere.

I do not like

your punning way.

Vitssågen, ja,

for you Jose.

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:D Oh how I've missed you :P
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yappobiscuits wrote:I was busy sacrificing myself to the Wicker Man.

Was this playing in the background?

Sadly not, but I was singing it to myself the whole time. YOOOUR TIIIME WIIIILL COOOOME... (That and Sumer Is Icumen In)

Anyway I haven't tackled this decree yet... Well, at the start of the OTT I was poor because I had no FFS, and I was lonely because I had no GF. During the course of the OTT I gained both of those things. But then I lost both of those things. And now I'm poor and lonely again. Lonelier than ever now because at the moment I'm suffering from a severe case of unrequited love. It's all quite sad really. Though I guess, on a positive note, I've produced an absolute ton of music in the past 5 years. Before this thread I'd only done little bits here and there but making songs for all y'all was great practise that got me doing more and more, and since then I've released a full album with my band and composed soundtracks for 5 different theatre productions, and developed and improved my skills massively. And this thread certainly helped with that. I even included an instrumental mix of one of my OTT songs at the end of my professional showreel. I've also in that time become way more into being a theme park enthusiast and have visited many fantastic parks these past few years. And just generally this thread's been a constant help all this time as a place to escape to, to forget the outsidey things that are making me sad, because I know there are always people here who are actually caring and appreciative of me, and it means a lot. The OTT and its OTTers have been such an important thing to have in my life.
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Re: 1190: Timeversary

Postby Sustainabilizer » Thu Mar 29, 2018 11:32 pm UTC

[Blindpost]

And again:
MolpyUpdate!

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  • Implemented more something.
  • Slowed it down a little to make it playable again..
Again, you can download it from: http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/MolpyUp.zip
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Thu Mar 29, 2018 11:35 pm UTC

Sustainabilizer wrote:Slowed it down a little to make it playable again.

How hard would it be to make that adjustable without editing the game file?
That way you can play as if the game had difficulty levels. Slow to get used to the controls, then fast to make it harder/more fun.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Sustainabilizer » Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:11 am UTC

*squint*
So this is the Present?
I'll join you here soon. Wait for it.

GnomeAnne wrote:
Sustainabilizer wrote:Slowed it down a little to make it playable again.

How hard would it be to make that adjustable without editing the game file?

Not at all. Done. Use + and - to adjust the speed.
Okay like this?

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1190: Time: THE GLR IS A CUTE THE GLR

Postby mrob27 » Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:28 am UTC

Eternal Density wrote:Using sudo with pip install isn't best practice. […]

I know about virtualenv, that's how I access Python 3, but I need the standard Python to be in the standard place on my system, for long-term stability. sudo is just fine.
  On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, just doing pip install without sudo complains:

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 OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/usr/local/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pygame-1.9.3.dist-info'


Very nice improvements Hotdog Vendor @Sustainabilizer! (I did have to re-add a "#!/usr/bin/env python" line at the beginning)
  The speed is just about right (for me).
  But no speed is right for everyone, which reminds me of my experience with the adjustable-speed Ch*rpy Raptor which was based on @adnapemit's ASCII adaptation of Flappy Bird. If you set the speed to 0.00277777…, which is one frame per newpix, play becomes very difficult because you'll go off and do other things, or go to sleep or something, and forget to hit the up-arrow at the proper time.

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1190: "Time": INSTANT TIMEFRAMES, JUST ADD BLACK PIXELS
by mrob27 at 20180330.00:39:56 UTC == newpix 44061.66

I went and did something fiendish.

Find the "clock.tick(40)" or "clock.tick(self.speed)" line and change it to:

 clock.tick(40 + (self.score // 10))

Manual speed-adjustment unnecessary, the hotdog automatically adapts to the skill of the victim player. Addictiveness achieved. :twisted: You're welcome.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:53 am UTC

Haha, nice!
I'll have to try that when I'm back home.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby addams » Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:05 am UTC

It might be Time to look at the Moon.
It is so large and bright, I can see features without glasses.

It's a good night tp look OutSide.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Fri Mar 30, 2018 5:08 am UTC

Time is replayUNG and Megan is mounding:
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addams wrote:It is good to have BlitzGirl back.

It's good to be back! And I agree, sparing a little Time to admire the moon is always worthwhile.

Rakhal wrote:<rakhal wants to know how Blitzgirl got a picture of his meowlpy for redundakitty :)>
(well it's probably not actually my meowlpy, but it looks exactly like him!)

You must have a very cute Rakhalakitty! Image

yappobiscuits wrote:
Spoiler:
Anyway I haven't tackled this decree yet... Well, at the start of the OTT I was poor because I had no FFS, and I was lonely because I had no GF. During the course of the OTT I gained both of those things. But then I lost both of those things. And now I'm poor and lonely again. Lonelier than ever now because at the moment I'm suffering from a severe case of unrequited love. It's all quite sad really. Though I guess, on a positive note, I've produced an absolute ton of music in the past 5 years. Before this thread I'd only done little bits here and there but making songs for all y'all was great practise that got me doing more and more, and since then I've released a full album with my band and composed soundtracks for 5 different theatre productions, and developed and improved my skills massively. And this thread certainly helped with that. I even included an instrumental mix of one of my OTT songs at the end of my professional showreel. I've also in that time become way more into being a theme park enthusiast and have visited many fantastic parks these past few years. And just generally this thread's been a constant help all this time as a place to escape to, to forget the outsidey things that are making me sad, because I know there are always people here who are actually caring and appreciative of me, and it means a lot. The OTT and its OTTers have been such an important thing to have in my life.

Agreed! And hey, people are listening to your music literally all over the world (One Thousand Posts came up on my shuffle just yesterdip), which is futurish.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby TheMinim » Fri Mar 30, 2018 9:09 am UTC

Ooh, a BlitzGirl. Hello! :D

In the past five yips, I got my A levels, moved places, and learned about asexual, aromantic, and genderqueer identities. On the way I learned a few things about Maths too. And gained another (very cute) nephew.
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Re: 1190: Timeversary

Postby Sustainabilizer » Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:40 am UTC

[Blindpost]
Another riverish MolpyUpdate: Image
  • Press SPACE to wait for it; press ESC to **d.
  • Improved optics of something.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby taixzo » Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:53 pm UTC

Ooh! I like the new somethings, though I keep falling out of the world trying to get to them.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby NoMouse » Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:07 pm UTC

GnomeAnne wrote:
lmjb1964 wrote:
GnomeAnne wrote:footnoteNot NoMouse, he seems to know what he's doing.

Is he pretty big?

I feel confident in saying NoMouse is both big and neat.

Thanks for the kind words, but I actually didn't completely know what I was doing. I found the commands (there were several ones) on the site about the pygame package and only had to figure out by trial and error which one to use and where to type it (whether in the Python console or the system console). I only knew that what I was doing wasn't going to do any harm to the operating system which is the most important part in computery stuff. Once you are sure about that, you just try and try until it suddenly works. I've managed to make stuff I knew absolutely nothing about work with this approach many times in the past. So yeah, in that sense I knew what I was doing.

Oh, and if we're talking about physical dimensions, I wouldn't describe myself big across any of the three coordinate axes. Although size is relative. I'm bigger than a mouse for example, that's for sure.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Earthling on Mars » Fri Mar 30, 2018 6:14 pm UTC

Sustainabilizer wrote:Not at all. Done. Use + and - to adjust the speed.
Okay like this?

This didn't work for me, because the program didn't register the + or - on the number pad, and the other plus sign on my keyboard (which is the standard U.S. QWERTY layout) is typed with Shift-=, which it also doesn't register. Changing the lines

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elif key[K_PLUS]:

elif key[K_MINUS]:
to

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elif key[K_PLUS] or key[K_KP_PLUS]:
 
elif key[K_MINUS] or key[K_KP_MINUS]:
fixes the problem by allowing the number pad + and - to be recognized.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby balthasar_s » Fri Mar 30, 2018 6:27 pm UTC

I'm now in a place where I don't have any my own computer. I wanted to try Molpy Up on my sister's computer, with Windows XP.
While installing pygame I received this nice greeting:

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F:\Documents and Settings\Balthasar>py -m pip install -U pygame --user
Collecting pygame
  Downloading pygame-1.9.3.tar.gz (3.0MB)
    100% |################################| 3.0MB 74kB/s
    Complete output from command python setup.py egg_info:


    WARNING, No "Setup" File Exists, Running "config.py"
    Using WINDOWS configuration...

    Path for SDL not found.
    Too bad that is a requirement! Hand-fix the "Setup"
    Path for FONT not found.
    Path for IMAGE not found.
    Path for MIXER not found.
    Path for PNG not found.
    Path for JPEG not found.
    Path for PORTMIDI not found.
    Path for COPYLIB_tiff not found.
    Path for COPYLIB_z not found.
    Path for COPYLIB_vorbis not found.
    Path for COPYLIB_ogg not found.

    If you get compiler errors during install, doublecheck
    the compiler flags in the "Setup" file.


    Continuing With "setup.py"
    Error with the "Setup" file,
    perhaps make a clean copy from "Setup.in".
    Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "<string>", line 20, in <module>
      File "F:\DOCUME~1\BALTHA~1\USTAWI~1\Temp\pip-build-ayfr8lfk\pygame\setup.p
y", line 165, in <module>
        extensions = read_setup_file('Setup')
      File "C:\Python34\lib\distutils\extension.py", line 164, in read_setup_fil
e
        line = expand_makefile_vars(line, vars)
      File "C:\Python34\lib\distutils\sysconfig.py", line 417, in expand_makefil
e_vars
        s = s[0:beg] + vars.get(m.group(1)) + s[end:]
    TypeError: Can't convert 'NoneType' object to str implicitly

    ----------------------------------------
Command "python setup.py egg_info" failed with error code 1 in F:\DOCUME~1\BALTH
A~1\USTAWI~1\Temp\pip-build-ayfr8lfk\pygame
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\_vendor\lockfile\linklockfile.py", lin
e 30, in acquire
    os.link(self.unique_name, self.lock_file)
OSError: [WinError 1] Niepoprawna funkcja: 'F:\\Documents and Settings\\Balthasa
r\\Ustawienia lokalne\\Dane aplikacji\\pip\\Cache\\Kasia-f80.3648-1172206886' ->
 'F:\\Documents and Settings\\Balthasar\\Ustawienia lokalne\\Dane aplikacji\\pip
\\Cache\\selfcheck.json.lock'

During handling of the above exception, another exception occurred:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "C:\Python34\lib\runpy.py", line 170, in _run_module_as_main
    "__main__", mod_spec)
  File "C:\Python34\lib\runpy.py", line 85, in _run_code
    exec(code, run_globals)
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\__main__.py", line 19, in <module>
    sys.exit(pip.main())
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\__init__.py", line 217, in main
    return command.main(cmd_args)
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\basecommand.py", line 248, in main
    pip_version_check(session)
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\utils\outdated.py", line 138, in pip_v
ersion_check
    state.save(pypi_version, current_time)
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\utils\outdated.py", line 71, in save
    with lockfile.LockFile(self.statefile_path):
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\_vendor\lockfile\__init__.py", line 23
8, in __enter__
    self.acquire()
  File "C:\Python34\lib\site-packages\pip\_vendor\lockfile\linklockfile.py", lin
e 49, in acquire
    time.sleep(timeout is not None and timeout/10 or 0.1)
KeyboardInterrupt

F:\Documents and Settings\Balthasar>
I don't really know what went wrong here. Did not try to find out.

I like the new something.
BFTF replay
Good luck, my blitzing friends!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby lmjb1964 » Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:12 pm UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:
Spoiler:
ucim wrote:
BlitzGirl wrote:I should tell my comolpers that I used to assemble Zeusbots.
...or that people called you Dr. Zeus.


I do not like puns

in a thread.

I do not like puns

since they spread.

I do not like puns

here or there.

I do not like puns

anywhere.

I do not like

your punning way.

Vitssågen, ja,

for you Jose.

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OMR, BlitzGirl, it's good to have you back.

Edited to snip and spoiler BlitzGirl's awesomeful but seaish post.

Also to say that there is much molpishness in the OTT, and it's making me very happy. Oh, and I'm really enjoying hearing about everyone's changes since Time began (GnomeAnne, I want to hear more about that experiment!). Here's my story:

When Time started, I was in an MFFS that I really wanted to stay in, but with a boss who was a bully with me as a target. I stuck it out for 8 yips--kept hoping he'd retire (as it turned out, he was given the boot, no small deal at a UC. He totally deserved it.) But in the last yip I moved to another MFFS with less stressful duties and wonderful supportive co-workers. So much better! It's more part-time, which theoretically allows more Time for Outside activities, but I keep picking up extra hours filling in for other people.

There were other molpish things--I found a wonderful amazing boyfriend (who Addams has met), and was told by my oncologist that I didn't need to see him anymore. Some things have stayed the same--still in the same raftcastle, still have the same sweet meowlpy (the one in my avatar). And one very *ndish thing, losing my father. But I am so grateful to still have this wowterful place!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby addams » Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:39 am UTC

I am grateful you are here.
Spoiler:
Yep.
I saw the Significant Other.

There was a bouquet of flowers involved.
Life is, just, an exchange of electrons; It is up to us to give it meaning.

We are all in The Gutter.
Some of us see The Gutter.
Some of us see The Stars.
by mr. Oscar Wilde.

Those that want to Know; Know.
Those that do not Know; Don't tell them.
They do terrible things to people that Tell Them.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Sat Mar 31, 2018 4:04 am UTC

Aw, that sounds all warm and molpy Image Congrats, June Bug!

NoMouse wrote:Looking at Time revisited, it's funny (or sad?) how much faster it feels every year.

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Knight Temporal of the One True Comic
BlitzGirl the Pink, Mopey Molpy Mome
Spoiler:
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Image<-Blog
~.Image~.FAQ->Image

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby SilentTimer » Sat Mar 31, 2018 7:55 am UTC

CUNGfusion...
Image
Spoiler:
Wait for it.

BlitzGirl wrote:
NoMouse wrote:Looking at Time revisited, it's funny (or sad?) how much faster it feels every year.

Image

For a moment, I actually took this for the current UNG, and panicked. Image
Image Did you like 1190: Time?
Then you will like its sequel: t1i. [Discussion] [Making Of]
ucim wrote:I consider it to be canon.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:27 pm UTC

Yesterdip's New OtherComic.
Woah, hey, SilentTimer is here! Hi!
Wait For It.

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Re: 1190: Timeversary

Postby Sustainabilizer » Sat Mar 31, 2018 5:41 pm UTC

[Blindpost]

It's me again from the past, with a seaish ...
MolpyUpdate!

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  • Implemented more something.
  • Implemented much more something.
  • Meliorated minor mustard.
  • Enabled keypad +/-. (Thanks, EoM!)
  • Implemented even more something.
  • Failed to clean up. It needs a rewrite. But not now.
  • Implemented T** **d.
    I calculated that it can be reached within almost exactly ¼ newpix.
    (So far, I didn't succeed to reach it without cheating.)
Again, you can download it from here: http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/MolpyUp.zip
In additon, you can download the git repository at: http://www.peter.gerwinski.de/ott/MolpyUp-master.zip

That's it for the moment. Have fun with the hotdog!
Back to Blitzing ...

ETA: Implemented one more something. Yes, I know. But it was just one, okay? And an important one. Okay, now I'm really back to Blitzing ...
Confused about the OTT? See the Wiki!
Want more 1190: Time? Check out TimeAfterTime!
There is a MIRROR of the OTT, just in case.
Thanks for participating in my Scientific Conference and OTTer Meetup!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Sun Apr 01, 2018 1:29 am UTC

I finally got around to installing the latest version. It's a lot of fun, My current high score is 809.
Wait For It.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby addams » Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:54 am UTC

Happy Easter, to you Time.
And; Happy April Fool's Day!


I hope the Easter Bunny brings you every thing you want.
I have a chocolate Bunny. I eat ears first. Do you?

Spoiler:
OWW!
I was invited to the candle light vigil.
I went and I set myself on Fire!

The Church has changed.
No one yelled Witch! Witch!

We patted the flames out and went on with it.
Life is, just, an exchange of electrons; It is up to us to give it meaning.

We are all in The Gutter.
Some of us see The Gutter.
Some of us see The Stars.
by mr. Oscar Wilde.

Those that want to Know; Know.
Those that do not Know; Don't tell them.
They do terrible things to people that Tell Them.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby GnomeAnne » Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:54 am UTC

Happy Easter!
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The Lord is risen.
He is risen indeed.
And all that.

This spoiler is redundant.
Spoiler:
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Wait For It.

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1190: "Time" - Time Randomly Revisited - np2791

Postby mscha » Sun Apr 01, 2018 8:00 am UTC

CONSTRONGENT...
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Spoiler:
Wait for it.
(Colorization by mscha.)

OTT Time Travel

AUTOMOME wrote:BLESS YOU, PUZZLES. BLUZZLES.

-- posted by randompixbot

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby SilentTimer » Sun Apr 01, 2018 9:48 am UTC

randompixbot wrote:CONSTRONGENT...
Hi again, randompixbot! Image Oldpixbot is on a Blitz, I presume? Please pass my regards.

GnomeAnne wrote:Woah, hey, SilentTimer is here! Hi!
Hi, GnomeAnne! ImageImage
GnomeAnne wrote:I finally got around to installing the latest version. It's a lot of fun, My current high score is 809.
Mine is 1401 1753, 6 sandcastles flagged, wearing a Beanie. Image

I found out something useful for playing this hotdog.
Spoiler:
Usually I don't play hotdogs of this kind, for they involve too much RUNning. So I waited for it as much as possible.
It turned out that this helps, actually.
You can see more while waiting for it Image than while RUNning Image.
This enables you to act like a pretty big tree.
Warning: Actual spoiler!
Spoiler:
Image

Meanwhile, Megan is joinUNG the castles ...
Image
Spoiler:
Wait for it.
Image Did you like 1190: Time?
Then you will like its sequel: t1i. [Discussion] [Making Of]
ucim wrote:I consider it to be canon.

503? Images don't work? Other mustard? Visit the ЯOЯЯIM!

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