1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Ebonite » Sun Aug 04, 2013 5:43 pm UTC

Harald wrote:Hi all

Some posts of the OTT remind me of an old game:
Meagan and Cue or There and back again

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Imagine the first frame here or the simplified t-shirt version of it.
I wish I knew how to upload an image and put it here.
Below the picture are these lines:
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YOU ARE SITTING AT A COMFORTABLE WIDE AND SANDY BEACH.
THE WEATHER IS FINE. THE SEA IS CALM. LIFE IS BORING.
MEAGAN ENTERS.
[WEST][NORTH][EAST][SWIM][SANDCASTLE][WAIT]
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Typical description at the beach after ten newpix:
THE SEA IS RISING SLOWLY.
And when there is a sandcastle
THE SEA IS RISING SLOWLY AND DESTROYING YOUR SANDCASTLE.
Who wants to program the game?

Harald

I actually wrote a text-based adventure game like that over 25 years ago when I was in college. Someone had written a very nice open-source framework for adventure games, which enabled people to easily define their own game. I won't go into the framework here, but my game was called "Escape from XXX", where "XXX" was the name of the college dormitory where we lived. At the start of the game, the player woke up at the front counter of the dorm, which was in ruins. If you picked up the campus newspaper from the rack nearby, you would see from the headline that there had been a nuclear attack, and a couple of co-eds were still missing inside the dorm. (As if a newspaper inside the dorm would really reflect that!) In any case, the object of the game was to locate the other trapped person and escort her out. (I wrote this with my roommate in mind, and the trapped person was his girlfriend.)

It wasn't as big as Zork or Adventure, but it was moderately sophisticated. I had a couple of puzzles that I thought were clever. The one that stumped the most people was getting through a particular locked door. During the game, you found several keys, but none of them worked. It turned out that the only way to open that door was to use a credit card that was in your wallet since the start of the game. :D

I'm sure that a similar framework exists out there somewhere today, so it wouldn't be that difficult to write a text-based adventure game based on the OTC! However, I'd have to think about how exciting it would be. Despite the beauty of the world that GLR gave us, it was pretty linear. Most of the game would be going back and forth, with very few decisions or puzzles to solve, and very few objects to manipulate.

Exodies wrote:
hunjoh wrote:It is their age. When you are in your late teens or early twenties and adventurous, you are immortal. Nothing bad will happen to you. (There is a reason soldiers are this age...)

{P1202}
I disagree with your emboldened statement. I think the opposite is true until middle age. Young people know very well that they will die and so try to have the strongest sensations, rather than the most durable ones.

I think I agree more with hunjoh. Although young people may not necessarily think they're immortal, I think they worry less about long-term consequences.

As an aside: last night I watched the old Japanese movie "Battle Royale", the one people have been saying has a plot line very similar to "The Hunger Games". At the very end of the movie, just before the credits roll, text appears on the screen saying, "RUN". I have to admit, I felt a twinge when I saw that. :)


ETA: Wow - I'm PagePope again! Obviously a slow weekend. . .I was never Pope during the NewPix era, and now I've made it twice since NoPix began. :(

Decree: in the spirit of the above discussion: write a scene appropriate for a text-adventure game based on Time! For example:

> go north
There is an abandoned structure here.
Something is moving behind you. A cat-shaped molpy emerges from the bushes and stares at you.
It appears as if it is about to pounce.
> throw dilgunnerang at molpy
You miss. The dilgunnerang sails over the molpy's head.
The molpy thinks you're playing and chases after the dilgunnerang!
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby pelrigg » Sun Aug 04, 2013 5:49 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:
lmjb1964 wrote:And yappo, I hope your gig went well! :)

Thanks! It was pretty wowterful! It was a pirate-themed night, and as my band Iron SeaWolf is basically the only pirate-themed band in the area, we were invited to play! Unfortunately since there are only two regular members in the band (it's more a studio project really) we had to draft in a friend to drum for us and he only had a week to learn the whole set. He actually said at one point "I blitzed through the whole set in a week!" and I couldn't help but smile :P. It was a challenge to play such "epic" music with just three of us (guitar/vocals, accordion/vocals (me), and drums - we didn't even have a bassist and I had to kinda imitate all the orchestral parts with just the accordion) so considering that, and apart from the fact we totally mustarded up one of our most epic songs, it actually went really well. :)


Great to hear your gig went so sea-ish. (Don't worry about mustarding up a song. Hopefully no one even noticed. It can happen to anyone. [I remember hearing a story about Glen Campbell, who had a male and female version of a song, and during one concert, in the '70's or '80's, the lyric "...Can you teach Bobby how to braid his hair..." popped out. The story is, he couldn't finish the song because he was laughing so hard.] So if you finished the song, you're ahead of the game.)
I guess if I'm ever on the British Isles, I may need to see if you've got a gig going on. ("Why are we going here???"; "Shut up. Trust me...")

And wowterfall "sad otter" too.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby trolleypup » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:08 pm UTC

lmjb1964 wrote:
trolleypup wrote:Fried flatbread. Heh. The google search's 2nd entry is the sister restaurant of the place I go to (they are 2 blocks further away). The crepe place (sweet, savory, ice cream) is another block further away.

If we end up having a rompraft in SF, come one down and we can descend on B-Star for platha (stuffed and otherwise)! Or...umm

raftromp of OTTers

ummOh, hell! I'm a pusher, any of you fine folks come to SF, I'd be happy to guide you to fine food!

What? This place is just in SF? *jumps in car and starts driving*

I'll see you in 9 hours. Except I'm sure you'll be passing platha places along the way.

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and here's a closeup of the desk a few minutes after I finished it
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NICE!! work! I have a stalled work table in progress right now. *rolleyes* And it just got pushed down the queue by a higher priority project too. :(

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby dawnfire » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:24 pm UTC

Another colpix*, with a hint of modification to fit the dialogue. Hope you like it. :)

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*easier to spell than colorification? coloration? colorization? colorificization? ... oh whatever.

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:26 pm UTC

Molpy up!
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lmjb1964 wrote:Also, are HES and WhizBang having an awesomeful OTThercomic-off with you?
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I will continue shortly, but right now I'm waiting to find out the next Doctor...

ETA: @dawnfire the project is called OTColoured, which works much better than OTTificolourification.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:40 pm UTC

dawnfire wrote:Another colpix*, with a hint of modification to fit the dialogue. Hope you like it. :)

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*easier to spell than colorification? coloration? colorization? colorificization? ... oh whatever.

Hah, brilliant, I see what you did there ;)

I also vote for colpix. Because obviously we don't have enough neologisms in this community yet :P
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ucim » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:43 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote: ...and as my band Iron SeaWolf is basically the only pirate-themed band in the area...
Do you have a website where I could hear some of their songs? (I won't touch a facebook link)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:46 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:I also vote for colpix. Because obviously we don't have enough neologisms in this community yet :P

Well the alternative is having standards, and you know our stance on those. That's why I'm happy with using nopix/oldpix/repix all at once (I vote nopix).

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:47 pm UTC

ucim wrote:
yappobiscuits wrote: ...and as my band Iron SeaWolf is basically the only pirate-themed band in the area...
Do you have a website where I could hear some of their songs? (I won't touch a facebook link)

Jose

We have a reverbnation... sorry, we don't have our own independent site yet. I'm not good enough with computers and stuff to set that sort of thing up myself...
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby dawnfire » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:50 pm UTC

HES wrote:ETA: @dawnfire the project is called OTColoured, which works much better than OTTificolourification.

Indeed, the project is called that, but output of the project is a whole swathe of colpixes. 8-)

Plus it helps get around the does-color-have-a-'u'-in-or-not debate. (Though I predict a should-the-plural-be-colpixes-or-colpices debate instead...)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby lmjb1964 » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:53 pm UTC

Quick partial ketchup here, gotta go meet my carpool partner, but:

@StormAngel, 7! I don't usually bother to make my bed in the usual sense of the word, but you straight up made your bed! Cool!

@WhizBang, awww, Randal doesn't hate us!

Nice stuff from charlie_grumbles and pelrigg, and it's cool that Phil got back to you, pelrigg!

And yappo, no sad molpy! Here's a hug, and, um, an abalone. I knew you didn't mean it that way, and when I went back I saw you also said wowterful and lovely, but since I knew the recording was flawed, I saw the negative.

Glad your gig went well! Next time I'll fly over with my timpani to lend some more weight to the orchestral secions. :)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby dawnfire » Sun Aug 04, 2013 6:56 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:We have a reverbnation... sorry, we don't have our own independent site yet. I'm not good enough with computers and stuff to set that sort of thing up myself...

Whoa, great songs! :) Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.

Oh, and great accordion playing!

ETA: Oh, and I imagine you'll be busy on the 19th September. ;)

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:03 pm UTC

lmjb1964 wrote:And yappo, no sad molpy! Here's a hug, and, um, an abalone. I knew you didn't mean it that way, and when I went back I saw you also said wowterful and lovely, but since I knew the recording was flawed, I saw the negative.

Ahh, ok. No harm done then. *Gladly accepts hug and noms abalone*
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yappobiscuits wrote:We have a reverbnation... sorry, we don't have our own independent site yet. I'm not good enough with computers and stuff to set that sort of thing up myself...

Whoa, great songs! :) Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.

Oh, and great accordion playing!

ETA: Oh, and I imagine you'll be busy on the 19th September. ;)

Thanks muchly! And well, we don't actually have anything planned for the 19th. Last year we released the song Haul Away on that date, but it was just lucky that we finished the song around that time :P

And yup, folk metal is a pretty big thing.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:09 pm UTC

dawnfire wrote:Plus it helps get around the does-color-have-a-'u'-in-or-not debate. (Though I predict a should-the-plural-be-colpixes-or-colpices debate instead...)

To me, it's down to who is saying/typing it, though I think the whole Lego incident has made me more wary of such differences.

dawnfire wrote:Whoa, great songs! :) Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.

There's a lot of cross-genre music that I really like... I'm not sure there is such a thing as a non-viable genre if you're talented enough

Anywho,

I am almost certain that somebody else has done this one, so apologies, but I couldn't find it.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby Zorin_75 » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:14 pm UTC

dawnfire wrote:Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.


No metal like pirate metal Image
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Re: 1190: "Time"

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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby smolloy » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:25 pm UTC

Wow!
robxlii wrote:No, they mean Johnstown, the Pennsylvania community that was drowned by a massive flood caused by a dam failure. Right?

P156. Looking at the post-count, this guy probably never hung around long enough to see how close his little joke was!
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby HES » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:41 pm UTC

smolloy, in his sig wrote:Is actually finding the Madness kinda fun, but only from the point of view of someone who knows it will end!

It was pretty fun as a lurker, too.

Charlie, pelrigg and Whizbang, shall I add your excellent OTThercomics to the wiki?
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:50 pm UTC

Zorin_75 wrote:
dawnfire wrote:Never would have thought that metal/folk was a viable genre.


No metal like pirate metal Image

Hehe, I thought perhaps you were going to link to another pirate metal band like Alestorm or something, but nope just another one of mine :P
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby smolloy » Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:51 pm UTC

P162! The arrival of the Chosen Viewer of Time! All hail the prophet Deplicator! (I wish my second post to this thread was quite as awesome as his!)
Deplicator wrote:I know a few people have done this already, but here is my version that lets you scroll through with the mouse wheel.

geekwagon.net/projects/xkcd1190/

I'd make it clickable, but it keeps flagging my message as spam.
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby pelrigg » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:01 pm UTC

HES wrote:
smolloy, in his sig wrote:Is actually finding the Madness kinda fun, but only from the point of view of someone who knows it will end!

It was pretty fun as a lurker, too.

Charlie, pelrigg and Whizbang, shall I add your excellent OTThercomics to the wiki?


Please, feel free to add my OTTercomics if you wish to.

I want to thank you, HES, and all other wiki-warriors, for your help in keeping the wiki up to date. As I replied earlier todip to Exodies, some of us don't have the right... let's call it "spirit"... to work on the wiki. (Maybe one dip, but not todip.)

@yappobiscuits: Listened to your Iron SeaWolf songs on reverbnation.com. Great stuff. Now I'm sure it would be fun to see you live. Also, the site, itself, looks plenty wowterful. (After listening to all of your songs, I listened to some of the others listed. I'm bookmarking the site for later.) Thanks.....
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby charlie_grumbles » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:02 pm UTC

HES wrote:
smolloy, in his sig wrote:Is actually finding the Madness kinda fun, but only from the point of view of someone who knows it will end!

It was pretty fun as a lurker, too.

Charlie, pelrigg and Whizbang, shall I add your excellent OTThercomics to the wiki?

That would be great. Thanks. More coming.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby ucim » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:09 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:We have a reverbnation... sorry, we don't have our own independent site yet. I'm not good enough with computers and stuff to set that sort of thing up myself...
The reverbnation player didn't load for me, but I searched your band and listened to some youtubes of it. Very treeish! Love your accordion playing, and yes, Pirate Metal is cool!

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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:16 pm UTC

pelrigg wrote:@yappobiscuits: Listened to your Iron SeaWolf songs on reverbnation.com. Great stuff. Now I'm sure it would be fun to see you live. Also, the site, itself, looks plenty wowterful. (After listening to all of your songs, I listened to some of the others listed. I'm bookmarking the site for later.) Thanks.....

Oh wow, thanks :mrgreen: . We're working on our first album, and the production and mixes will be much improved from those demos, some of which are rough as chirp. Glad you like what's there though!
ucim wrote:The reverbnation player didn't load for me, but I searched your band and listened to some youtubes of it. Very treeish! Love your accordion playing, and yes, Pirate Metal is cool!

Jose

Thanks! Yeah we have a couple of songs on youtube but there are more on reverbnation which is why I linked there instead. Although I guess we also have some really low quality videos on youtube of us playing live acoustically :P
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby Whizbang » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:18 pm UTC

HES wrote:Charlie, pelrigg and Whizbang, shall I add your excellent OTThercomics to the wiki?


If you have the time and inclination. I had registered to the Wiki, but used my work email and never received the confirmation. It probably got caught in the filter, but I took a long weekend so I couldn't be sure. I mean(t) to upload them sometime early next week, but have at it if you want to. :)

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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby smolloy » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:19 pm UTC

This kid of crap, from P164 or so, is really getting on my nerves. Most posts at the moment (in the deep-past) are off-topic nonsense, and it's starting to get a little boring :(
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby buffygirl » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:21 pm UTC

Blind posting -- left phone home while away for wipend. Will try to ketchup soon!

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KayZ wrote:I have more than a hundred pages to ketchup, but still I'm throwing this forward into the future because it does not seem like it was recognized for what it seems to be: A pretty much perfect match for the beanish language. It's not mentioned in the Wiki and I could only find one other person who threw it forward but spoilered it. But it's to good to be spoilered. There are some minor differences but most of it matches.

Renil wrote:I've started transliterating beanish into a Canadian aboriginal syllabic.

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ᔪᘊᖚᐧ ᘛᔭᐤ = d36' Ub?
ᔪᘝᓄᐧ = dAJ'
,ᔪ = ,d
ᒣᖉ = 7X
ᖊᐣᖽ = W'N
ᖽᘛᕋᐤ = NUq?
ᓭᘈ ᘊᒣᓭᐧᖊᔑ ᘝᘊᓭᒣᖊᐣᖗᐨ = 4M 374'WS A347W'9.
ᘊᖚᐧ ᘊᘖᑫᘖᒣᐣᖚ ᘡ ᓴᔅᐧ ᘊᖚ,ᕋᐨ = 36' 32g27'6 U 4"' 36g,q.
ᖚᑫᘖ ᓭᐧᖚ = 6g2 4'6
ᓭᘖᔭᓄᐨ = 42bJ.
ᖉ,ᑦᐦ = X,c!
ᓭᘖᔭᓄᐦ = 42bJ!
ᔪᖉᔭᑫ ᘊᖚᐧ ᘊᓭᐧᖚᐤ = dXbg 36' 34'6?
ᒼᖸᖽᐣ ᔭ = 'MN' b
ᘝᖽᒣ ᓭᘖᒼ ᖊᘊᐤ = AN7 42' W3?
ᕋᖗ ᘝᙉᖉᔭ ᘖᐣ ᖗᔭᐢ ᘊᓭᘖᔭᓄᐤ = q9 AQXb 2' 9b, 342bJ?
[...}
ᖽᔑᐣᘖ ᖚᐧᘖᖗᑫ ᘝᐣᖽ ᘊᒣᒼᖽᘝᐨ = NS'2 6'29g A'N 37'NA.

Hopefully that renders for everyone.

KayZ, this work is now mostly done at https://beanishlang.wordpress.com/.
Some resources for everybody:

If the Canadian Aboriginal characters do not render you need to install fonts from here --
http://www.languagegeek.com/font/AboriginalSerif.zip

Character tables from Wikipedia --
Western Cree http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Cree_syllabics
Carrier http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carrier_syllabics

Input app/Unicode tables --
BabelMap from http://www.babelstone.co.uk/Software/BabelMap.html
As a reference for Unicode character maps you could use UniBook, http://www.unicode.org/unibook/

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby tresoldi » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:37 pm UTC

News from my Beanish research: I have corrected many little errors and inconsistencies in the transliterated corpus, but I believe it is now correct (I run some tests to check it, too). You can find at https://beanishlang.wordpress.com/2013/ ... -upgraded/, I will try to put in GitHub tomorrow.

I have also run a Maximum-Likelihood classifier in a modified version of the corpus to separate the glyphs into classes. You can find the full results in my last post, I will only paste here the division into 8 classes (please remember that those are statistical classes, not necessarily linguistic ones):

Class 1: ᑕ ᖚ ᖽ ᘖ
Class 2: ᓭ ᖊ ᙐ
Class 3: ᒣ ᘊ
Class 4: , ᓄ ᖗ
Class 5: ᐣ ᑦ
Class 6: ᐧ ᔑ
Class 7: ? ᔪ ᕋ ᖉ ᘛ ᘝ
Class 8: ᑫ ᔭ ᘈ ᙉ

In short, the two ᐣ and ᑦ diacritics do seem to be very close, one the mirror of the other as suggested by the script. ᒣ and ᘊ are probably close too (two vowels?), as for ᓭ and ᖊ (and perhaps ᙐ). The group ᔪ ᕋ ᖉ ᘛ ᘝ probably mirrors an actual lingusitic group, my guess is some related consonants (as always, assuming the script is alphabetic).
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Re: 1190: "Things that are on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby smolloy » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:44 pm UTC

After some fear that Time had ended (roughly P172), it would seem that we have entered the era when the relationship between newpix and heretical outside hours has doubled. Some people are annoyed, but most people are just glad that Time keeps rolling on :)
ChronosDragon wrote:WarpPix, LongPix, LeapPix, and DarkPix all basically refer to the same phenomena - when a NewPix does not align regularly with outsider time.

But it seems those who presumed the ratio of outsider time to Timeframe interval has increased over the weekend may be correct. So far it seems the pattern of NewPix coinciding with outsider hours is holding. We may need some standardized new terminology to refer to this phenomenon.
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Re: 1190: "Things that be on my side for 600, Alex!"

Postby pelrigg » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:58 pm UTC

smolloy wrote:This kid of crap, from P164 or so, is really getting on my nerves. Most posts at the moment (in the deep-past) are off-topic nonsense, and it's starting to get a little boring :(
diego5wh wrote:
Opiboble wrote:The posting be slowing, snap to wermen, stake more!


I'm just going to post random youtube videos.. starting with the best cover ever http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M9JmC0i5mNw


Watch me relate that You Tube link to Time. ("At no time will my hand ever leave my wrist".) (Well, it won't be a StratPlayer relationship, kind of riverish.)
While I was checking up on Hel-G's link, I decided to check up on Norway's gift to the world, a lady with the "voice of an angel", Sissel.
When I clicked on the link above, I listened for a second or twelve and decided, "That's sad... And not Time-related." Turned it off.
Looked at the recommendation bar. Hmm, there's Sissel. Let me clean my ears out and play this.
And as she was singing, I was thinking, "That would be a good ottification." However it sounded familiar.
I checked and "Hey, look, mscha ottified it on NP811"
Even though mscha posted four videos, I've been wanting to post Sissel. So another version of You'll Never Walk Alone.

mscha wrote:You'll never wait alONGe...
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I don't think this one has been done yet...

You'll Never Wait Alone
adapted from: You'll Never Walk Alone

When you post in the thread,
and there's no-one around,
then don't be afraid you're alone.
At the end of a page
there will be a new one
with a sweet silver song of an ONG.

Just wait by the sea¹,
just wait near a tree⁴,
when you feel you're on your own.

Just wait for it with Time in your heart,
and you'll never wait alone...
You'll never wait alone.

Just wait for it with Time in your heart,
and you'll never wait alone...
You'll never wait alone.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:59 pm UTC

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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby charlie_grumbles » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:02 pm UTC

More from Click and Drag + M1794, M1795
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby moody7277 » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:28 pm UTC

charlie_grumbles wrote:More from Click and Drag + M1794, M1795
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That's quite a tower if you can see the sea from North Dakota.
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby yappobiscuits » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:35 pm UTC

I haven't done any OTTercomics myself yet. Here's three to make up for it:
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BlitzGirl, that keyboard one was hilarious :P
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BytEfLUSh » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:37 pm UTC

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There should be a "+1" or "Like" button on this forum. :D
I'd abuse that button for the quoted post. :)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby HES » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:40 pm UTC

Just done a seaish update to the OTTercomics page - I went as far back as NP1300 - and I return to find even more! Yay! :D
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BytEfLUSh » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:42 pm UTC

Oh, and, a reply to NP 1296:

smolloy wrote:
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Goddamn ninja'd


P12: First person to be ninja'd to an ONG (even before it was called an ONG)! Take a bow @BytEfLUSh!


Wow! Well, I guess it's nice to be the first one who got beaten at ONG-ing. :D Thanks! ;)
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BlitzGirl » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:46 pm UTC

yappobiscuits wrote:
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BlitzGirl, that keyboard one was hilarious :P

Hahaha, I looked #159 and thought of doing the same thing to it! Image Great OTTerminds think alike!
Awesomeful job on the OTTercomics, and the redundakitty! And thanks!

BytEfLUSh wrote:
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There should be a "+1" or "Like" button on this forum. :D
I'd abuse that button for the quoted post. :)

Thanks! Maybe I'll put this one over on the Facebook group, too. :mrgreen:
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Re: 1190: "Time"

Postby BytEfLUSh » Sun Aug 04, 2013 9:49 pm UTC

BlitzGirl wrote:
BytEfLUSh wrote:
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There should be a "+1" or "Like" button on this forum. :D
I'd abuse that button for the quoted post. :)

Thanks! Maybe I'll put this one over on the Facebook group, too. :mrgreen:

Glad you did, I was finally able to officially "Like" it. :p
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