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Forum: General 2021-06-27, 13:19
Replies: 10
Views: 1,950
Posted By CiB
An indie game used to mean a game that was...

An indie game used to mean a game that was released without the financial support of a large publisher. Nowadays it can mean a game published by a small publisher, like Devolver Digital. Both Little...
Forum: General 2017-10-02, 01:38
Replies: 88
Views: 12,325
Posted By CiB
17 years! This is the finest piece of necromancy...

17 years! This is the finest piece of necromancy I've ever seen!
Forum: General 2017-09-29, 12:30
Replies: 13
Views: 2,226
Posted By CiB
Sphero's. If we were to vote for races from...

Sphero's.

If we were to vote for races from both worlds, my favourite Zeelich race would be the Wannies. But Sphero's are certainly my favourite.
Forum: General 2015-09-24, 12:46
Replies: 62
Views: 9,828
Posted By CiB
I suspect if LBA3 does happen then it will look...

I suspect if LBA3 does happen then it will look and play remarkably like the previous entries in the series (with obviously more up to date graphics and the like)

Why? Because it won't be a AAA...
Forum: General 2013-02-26, 11:04
Replies: 23
Views: 4,632
Posted By CiB
Don't need them anymore. With things like...

Don't need them anymore. With things like Kickstarter, the power of publishers to decide what is and isn't made is on the cusp of being broken. With a reasonable budget, an LBA sequel or remake could...
Forum: General 2013-01-25, 17:19
Replies: 21
Views: 3,363
Posted By CiB
For knowledge of Sendell- who do you think...

For knowledge of Sendell- who do you think decided to hush that up? Clearly done so the resistance et al coudln't tell what he was really up to, and thus concentrate on fighting clones and other (as...
Forum: General 2012-11-17, 20:02
Replies: 22
Views: 5,562
Posted By CiB
For DJ that wouldn't be stooping.

For DJ that wouldn't be stooping.
Forum: General 2012-10-28, 15:02
Replies: 17
Views: 2,905
Posted By CiB
By neccessity, any resistence to Funfrock is...

By neccessity, any resistence to Funfrock is going to be a guerilla mvement. Guerilla movments do one of two things- nothing very much (such as the rebels in LBA) or they have maneuvarability. The...
Forum: General 2012-10-25, 20:49
Replies: 16
Views: 3,649
Posted By CiB
I don't recall it saying anywhere what the time...

I don't recall it saying anywhere what the time Twinsen had in order to make his escape. Without that information, you do not have the information required to determine whether any mathematics adds...
Forum: General 2012-07-06, 10:15
Replies: 8
Views: 12,676
Posted By CiB
Twinsen - Christopher Lee Zoe - Linda Hunt ...

Twinsen - Christopher Lee
Zoe - Linda Hunt
Dinofly - Clancy Brown
Baldino - Patrick Stewart
Funfrock - Norman Lovett
Sendel - Betty White
Forum: General 2012-06-22, 09:59
Replies: 41
Views: 32,044
Posted By CiB
Ok, we've established that it's not a natural...

Ok, we've established that it's not a natural colour for a horse.

So, the question isn't so much "why is the horse blue", no, the real question is "who painted the horse, and why?"
Forum: General 2012-06-20, 14:03
Replies: 41
Views: 32,044
Posted By CiB
Not quite, Polaris. ...

Not quite, Polaris.

http://forum.magicball.net/showthread.php?t=16263
Forum: General 2012-06-18, 23:02
Replies: 9
Views: 14,053
Posted By CiB
All water pixels are instantly fatal. Hence, all...

All water pixels are instantly fatal. Hence, all water colours are assosciated with death. Hence none are preferable, and all are to be loathed and feared.

Alternatively, "can't decide"
Forum: The site and forum 2012-06-13, 13:57
Replies: 19
Views: 23,448
Posted By CiB
Well, Twinsan, actually there is a difference...

Well, Twinsan, actually there is a difference between "Can't decide" and "Have decided neither are better"- you really should have worded your poll better. Either way, you (and no one else) have...
Forum: General 2012-06-04, 02:48
Replies: 31
Views: 20,402
Posted By CiB
LBA1. Both are cartoony, but while LBA2 is...

LBA1. Both are cartoony, but while LBA2 is cartoony in every respect, LBA1 is like the Walt Disney adaption of 1984. It's darker (in terms of tone).

LBA1, in my experience, is also the more...
Forum: General 2011-11-23, 14:04
Replies: 26
Views: 5,639
Posted By CiB
The clear water is clearly a powerful artifact of...

The clear water is clearly a powerful artifact of Sendel- thats why it interacts with the stone in that way. That makes it one of the most powerful magic level raising things on Twinsun.

For the...
Forum: General 2010-11-14, 00:38
Replies: 70
Views: 9,867
Posted By CiB
See, that still bugs me- in the original version...

See, that still bugs me- in the original version of LBA2 Arthur is still far to young to be gonig to kindergarten in the ending sequence. It was a completly pointless retcon.

Besides that though...
Forum: General 2010-11-13, 01:20
Replies: 11
Views: 1,894
Posted By CiB
The weapons in LBA and LBA 2 are all one handed....

The weapons in LBA and LBA 2 are all one handed. The armed hand simply leans on the rung without grabbing it, while the "free hand" grabs on.

Either that or he has TARDIS hands*


*Doctor...
Forum: The site and forum 2010-10-10, 13:29
Replies: 47
Views: 3,498
Posted By CiB
*cracks out the champagne, raises a glass*

*cracks out the champagne, raises a glass*
Forum: General 2010-06-10, 15:57
Replies: 19
Views: 5,082
Posted By CiB
However, PS3 saves for PS1 and PS2 games are in...

However, PS3 saves for PS1 and PS2 games are in psv format- which is not the format the PS1 used. To transfer it across to a PS3 involves using the gizmo sony released (which only transfers saves...
Forum: The site and forum 2009-11-19, 17:04
Replies: 82
Views: 6,515
Posted By CiB
You'll probably hit the mark better with...

You'll probably hit the mark better with something anti American as opposed to anti Obama.
Forum: The site and forum 2009-11-19, 01:16
Replies: 82
Views: 6,515
Posted By CiB
Jasiek: You can start your own group all you...

Jasiek: You can start your own group all you like, but in practice said group won't change anything really for a long time. Even Keir Hardie was long dead by the time the Labour Party in the UK first...
Forum: The site and forum 2009-11-18, 16:44
Replies: 82
Views: 6,515
Posted By CiB
"For example, you could not possibly expect a...

"For example, you could not possibly expect a person living in a poor famine/drought stricken African village to have the same potential for quality of life as lets say the average American or...
Forum: General 2009-10-21, 17:42
Replies: 39
Views: 6,626
Posted By CiB
While some tracks from the previous games would...

While some tracks from the previous games would have worked with an orchestra, there are other pieces I don't think would work with an orchestra. Most noticeably, the Little Big Adventure main theme....
Forum: News 2009-04-01, 14:04
Replies: 77
Views: 78,896
Posted By CiB
Grrr. Every April elmuerte offers hope....

Grrr.

Every April elmuerte offers hope. Every year I fall for it. :sad:
Forum: Off topic 2009-01-02, 18:22
Replies: 108
Views: 36,873
Posted By CiB
You have to support a statement like that with...

You have to support a statement like that with some form of evidence. Due to how you've expressed this one, nothing short of a rigorous proof will suffice.



And hows that relevant? What is...
Forum: Off topic 2008-12-31, 15:00
Replies: 108
Views: 36,873
Posted By CiB
Or smaller. Maybe all the people annoyed by...

Or smaller. Maybe all the people annoyed by Double J voted early and thus he would have recieved few votes past those six.
Forum: General 2008-12-07, 14:56
Replies: 72
Views: 5,066
Posted By CiB
OutOfTimer- I'm Scottish. Here at 16 you can...

OutOfTimer- I'm Scottish. Here at 16 you can decide for yourself. In the UK really gratuitious violence will get you an 18 certificate (In the UK certificates are given by the youngest age at which...
Forum: General 2008-12-06, 20:12
Replies: 72
Views: 5,066
Posted By CiB
I totally disagree with you. Yes I find...

I totally disagree with you. Yes I find prostitution to be immoral, but not as much as murder. I can sort of see it for killing though, as much as I disagree.

Killing and murder however are two...
Forum: General 2008-12-06, 18:43
Replies: 72
Views: 5,066
Posted By CiB
Actually, yeah, by definition prostitutes and...

Actually, yeah, by definition prostitutes and 'hand jobs' are sexual content- it's content that is sexual in nature.

The games where you can kill people thing is more complex than that. Mario...
Forum: General 2008-12-06, 15:25
Replies: 72
Views: 5,066
Posted By CiB
Thats... utterly bizarre. You really think a...

Thats... utterly bizarre. You really think a sexual act for money is worse than an act of murder or severe violence?

I'm of the mind that implied sex scenes (which is what we get in GTA 3 to 4)...
Forum: General 2008-08-19, 02:52
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By CiB
Breaking into the museum in LBA1. For LBA2,...

Breaking into the museum in LBA1.

For LBA2, The Temple Of Bu I suppose, the way it had become a tourist attraction was quite depressing I thought but it was so well done.
Forum: General 2008-08-10, 01:17
Replies: 75
Views: 5,686
Posted By CiB
I think this new look is simply going to be the...

I think this new look is simply going to be the same visual style we got from LBA1 and 2, but after 12 or so years (By the time we have a release date, being optmistic) of technological advancement....
Forum: General 2008-08-09, 03:28
Replies: 75
Views: 5,686
Posted By CiB
Actually, some of my favorite games did have...

Actually, some of my favorite games did have large development teams, and they still had 'the magic'.

They started with a small group, then became ambitious, hired on a huge bunch of mooks so...
Forum: General 2008-08-08, 17:20
Replies: 75
Views: 5,686
Posted By CiB
I would raise my eyebrow cautiously. ...

I would raise my eyebrow cautiously.

Ofcourse, if a release date was announced, then I would probably die of shock. But die happy.
Forum: General 2008-07-14, 23:27
Replies: 70
Views: 4,386
Posted By CiB
I disagree. I found the whole mix of 'very dark'...

I disagree. I found the whole mix of 'very dark' and 'child like glee' to be quite alarming. I think if the game looked like a darker setting, it would only serve to make the dark aspects of it more...
Forum: General 2008-07-14, 15:48
Replies: 70
Views: 4,386
Posted By CiB
When we say that LBA1 is darker, we don't mean...

When we say that LBA1 is darker, we don't mean that there is less light. We mean it in the same way as people who say that Star Trek 2: The Wrath Of Khan is darker than Star Trek 4: The Voyage Home....
Forum: General 2008-07-10, 22:50
Replies: 70
Views: 4,386
Posted By CiB
Yes, but the majority of MBN members liked both...

Yes, but the majority of MBN members liked both games, and thus the majority of responses here will suggest that playing LBA1 is indeed worth it.
Forum: General 2008-07-10, 20:43
Replies: 70
Views: 4,386
Posted By CiB
Perhaps asking a forum set up, maintained and...

Perhaps asking a forum set up, maintained and populated entriely by LBA fans if LBA1 is going to return a biassed response in favour of LBA1?
Forum: General 2008-07-08, 18:08
Replies: 70
Views: 4,386
Posted By CiB
LBA1 is a much darker game. It is also much more...

LBA1 is a much darker game. It is also much more difficult. I personally prefer LBA1, and play it more often than LBA2, but I did play LBA1 first. I suppose what the fact that people prefer the LBA...
Forum: General 2008-06-26, 14:46
Replies: 14
Views: 1,323
Posted By CiB
With the skeletons, they do appear to alwasy be...

With the skeletons, they do appear to alwasy be guarding something, whether it be powerful spells, or artifacts, like the Book of Bu (Sorry, no accent on my keyboard). Hence, it seems to me that it...
Forum: General 2008-05-26, 16:31
Replies: 27
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
Robin Hood isn't a rebellion story. It is a story...

Robin Hood isn't a rebellion story. It is a story about a benevolent criminal, not about rebelling against the government. In terms of plot archetypes it's a Nemesis, not a Rebellion.

Yes, there...
Forum: General 2008-05-26, 14:13
Replies: 27
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
Good thing that isn't what I'm saying. I have...

Good thing that isn't what I'm saying. I have never said that rebellion came to the hearts of the Europeans through American movies. Also, Jasiek, in Europe we were having great rebellions (and...
Forum: General 2008-05-26, 02:01
Replies: 27
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
Thats much less 'rebels vs empires' though. You...

Thats much less 'rebels vs empires' though. You tend to find that myths about men going up against Gods tends to either be a result of Gods messing with men and men fighting back, or the men...
Forum: General 2008-05-25, 12:25
Replies: 27
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
In the general case, Cultural Memory. ...

In the general case, Cultural Memory.

Certain cultures just prefer things that remind them of their past, even when they don't know much about it themselves. Many copmputer games and movies...
Forum: General 2008-05-23, 01:29
Replies: 23
Views: 1,486
Posted By CiB
Another cow? Anyone really. Just because...

Another cow?

Anyone really. Just because it's illegal in most places doesn't make it impossible.
Forum: General 2008-05-11, 00:46
Replies: 617
Views: 37,150
Posted By CiB
C) (I think) Erm, I'll ask an easy one. ...

C) (I think)

Erm, I'll ask an easy one.

Both:

Yellow, Green, Red. What comes next?

A) Blue
B) Orange
Forum: General 2008-05-10, 01:36
Replies: 18
Views: 1,642
Posted By CiB
Well, thats not surprising. Ewan McCol, one of...

Well, thats not surprising. Ewan McCol, one of the more important names for Scottish Folk in the 20th century (rivalled only by Hamish Henderson and Alan Lomax) was born in England. Lomax was from...
Forum: General 2008-05-06, 14:14
Replies: 9
Views: 1,476
Posted By CiB
In fact, Darkworks only did The New Nightmare...

In fact, Darkworks only did The New Nightmare (AITD 4), in 1999, which was published by Infogrames. AITD 2 and 3 were both developed by Infogrames as well. So, actually, Darkworks produced a sequel,...
Forum: General 2008-05-05, 17:15
Replies: 18
Views: 1,642
Posted By CiB
Pah- thats nothing. I have, hidden amongst my...

Pah- thats nothing. I have, hidden amongst my heavy rock, metal, LBA Soundtrack, 217 Scottish and Irish Folk songs.

Now, Testify (Rage Against The Machine) to Freedom Come All Ye- thats jarring....
Forum: General 2008-05-05, 17:03
Replies: 9
Views: 1,476
Posted By CiB
The Adeline people who created the series have...

The Adeline people who created the series have had nothing to do with it since making the original.

See, the copyright is owned by the company, not the people who made it. If memory serves, after...
Forum: General 2008-03-29, 03:07
Replies: 14
Views: 2,764
Posted By CiB
There were (as I said) 5 rivers in Hades, Styx...

There were (as I said) 5 rivers in Hades, Styx was one of them. The complete list is: Styx (River of Hate), Acheron (River of Sorrow), Cocytus (River of Lamentation/Wailing), Phlegethon (River of...
Forum: General 2008-03-28, 01:56
Replies: 14
Views: 2,764
Posted By CiB
Actually, one of the five rivers around Hades...

Actually, one of the five rivers around Hades (Phlegethon) is a river of fire.

It's also mentioned in Dantes inferno, but only as a river of blood that burns soul, as opposed to an actual river...
Forum: General 2008-03-22, 02:33
Replies: 14
Views: 1,583
Posted By CiB
And ofcourse, GTA is also clearly based on Pong-...

And ofcourse, GTA is also clearly based on Pong- after all the two are very similar. They both use graphics.

Seriously, some of these comparisons are really nuts. In terms of LBA influncing GTA-...
Forum: General 2008-03-20, 15:30
Replies: 1,265
Views: 102,372
Posted By CiB
The final fantasy games have being doing it at...

The final fantasy games have being doing it at least sicne number 4 (1991). Metal Gear Solid did it in 1998. Depending on what you mean by cutscenes in the game engine, even the bit at the end of...
Forum: General 2008-03-01, 23:35
Replies: 42
Views: 3,735
Posted By CiB
Kobold is correct. The Rabbibunny is indeed...

Kobold is correct. The Rabbibunny is indeed pathetic, and runs around getting himself killed, unless you kill all opposition between him and the tank with him surviving.

The Rabbibunny does...
Forum: General 2008-02-18, 12:14
Replies: 43
Views: 2,412
Posted By CiB
It does very much resembel the Zoe model from the...

It does very much resembel the Zoe model from the first game, with a shorter skirt. Which would explain partly why he's so reluctant to let Twinsen anywhere near it.
Forum: General 2008-02-18, 01:05
Replies: 43
Views: 2,412
Posted By CiB
LBA1: The Museum Heist. To quote myself a lot...

LBA1: The Museum Heist. To quote myself a lot afterwards "you know it's a great game if you have to rob a museum".

LBA2: Based on the logic learned from the above, when I found out that I needed...
Forum: The site and forum 2008-02-11, 00:36
Replies: 44
Views: 5,085
Posted By CiB
Island. I like it, it's very LBA ish- the others...

Island. I like it, it's very LBA ish- the others are either to dark or to boring.
Forum: General 2008-02-08, 02:22
Replies: 1,247
Views: 76,059
Posted By CiB
Zoe- she's the only character with pink dialogie....

Zoe- she's the only character with pink dialogie.

But, it can't be that obvious- so I'm missing something.

Or, you're meaning the odd illusion thing in the Weather Wizards house- the pot...
Forum: First aid 2008-02-07, 23:51
Replies: 19
Views: 1,915
Posted By CiB
I know. I just saying that I'm not sure what can...

I know. I just saying that I'm not sure what can be glitched aroun, but it'd surprise me if you glitch your way around needing the Sups fragment.

If memory serves, isn't the chest with the...
Forum: First aid 2008-02-07, 00:05
Replies: 19
Views: 1,915
Posted By CiB
Isn't one of the fragments in there? I suppoes...

Isn't one of the fragments in there? I suppoes you could glitch your way around that, but I'm not sure how. I don't use glitches. Well, not for LBA2. Seems somewhat disrespectful to abuse the games...
Forum: First aid 2008-02-06, 13:01
Replies: 19
Views: 1,915
Posted By CiB
If memory serves, you can't do it without running...

If memory serves, you can't do it without running into an enemy, as you must go through the last room, which has enemies in it. If memory serves they're split up into three differen, more managable...
Forum: First aid 2008-02-04, 20:38
Replies: 19
Views: 1,915
Posted By CiB
I usually just pick a direction and keep going in...

I usually just pick a direction and keep going in that direction till I can't anymore, and then turn 90 degrees.

To explain better, the palace is a square (Or rectangle- not sure if one side is...
Forum: General 2008-01-29, 13:19
Replies: 23
Views: 1,596
Posted By CiB
Simple- Twinsen never actually said to the guy...

Simple- Twinsen never actually said to the guy "And here is what I'm doing on the other islands!". As far as the Rabbibunny could tell in the first game Twinsen came out of nowhere, did the whole...
Forum: News 2007-12-27, 14:09
Replies: 10
Views: 35,448
Posted By CiB
LBA2 tops GameFAQs Top 10 Games By Continental European Developers

Well, by Gamefaqs I mean a person who uses Gamefaqs who's top ten list got on the front page.

Heres the list:
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[URL]http://www.gamefaqs.com/features/top10/768.html...
Forum: General 2007-12-20, 11:59
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
Presumably when they changed Twinsens shirt...

Presumably when they changed Twinsens shirt before releasing the game, they changed other things too. These would be separate changes, and thus would not be changed by Twinsen wearing a white shirt.
Forum: General 2007-12-19, 18:41
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By CiB
You mean for all the five minutes it takes to get...

You mean for all the five minutes it takes to get the tunic? Plus, his other shirt is much cooler, and it actually makes sense that after being cought in a rainstorm like that Twinsen may actually...
Forum: General 2007-12-09, 12:09
Replies: 31
Views: 2,188
Posted By CiB
Agreed. The comparison I always make when...

Agreed. The comparison I always make when explaining LBA1's atmosphere to the uninitated is to imagine a movie of 1984 done by Disney.



Agreed completly- in fact I only started to listening...
Forum: General 2007-11-30, 19:33
Replies: 35
Views: 2,626
Posted By CiB
Right, firstly LBA was more original than LBA2-...

Right, firstly LBA was more original than LBA2- you can tell from looking at the number in the title.

As for sixe issue- I tend to take less time to complete LBA2, even though it has more areas....
Forum: General 2007-11-20, 15:30
Replies: 35
Views: 2,626
Posted By CiB
Dunno. The holomap in LBA1 didn't have the 'zoom...

Dunno. The holomap in LBA1 didn't have the 'zoom in to the island' function that LBA2 had. Hence it is possible (looking at it's size) that the Dome Of The Slate is simply to small to show up on the...
Forum: General 2007-11-15, 17:42
Replies: 20
Views: 1,711
Posted By CiB
Ah, how guilty the company of such saints makes...

Ah, how guilty the company of such saints makes me feel...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-30, 01:06
Replies: 176
Views: 17,608
Posted By CiB
I'll nominate Double_J for all those people who...

I'll nominate Double_J for all those people who just scrolled to the bottom without reading the previous posts. We know who you are.
Forum: General 2007-10-27, 23:12
Replies: 26
Views: 3,315
Posted By CiB
See, I wouldn't. I think the further LBA stays...

See, I wouldn't. I think the further LBA stays away from reality. What drew me to the game was it's eccentricity (as well as the "disney does 1984" mood of the first game), so bringing in Earth would...
Forum: General 2007-10-25, 21:56
Replies: 28
Views: 2,323
Posted By CiB
They do exist- thats how I replaced my ancient...

They do exist- thats how I replaced my ancient copy (which I got in 1995 and disintegrated thanks to voeruse in 1998- woops.)

But I can't remember where I downloaded, which is why I've not PMed...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-20, 23:41
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Thanks Atresica. But, I'm very sorry to have...

Thanks Atresica. But, I'm very sorry to have disrupted your mystique, and hope you have it back on track ASAP. ;)

However, as everyone who mentioned explicitly the biased reporting in some parts...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-18, 22:44
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
There is now no 'argument'. And there never was. ...

There is now no 'argument'. And there never was.

There was a debate, which is now concluded. Last on topic post was Morshem stating that Atresica's opinion on a few matters would be very...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-17, 02:07
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Starting to agree myself. I just don't...

Starting to agree myself.

I just don't believe it is right to keep the records of bans in a public way. Clearly most disagree, and thus, while I still believe that I'm right (and you're all...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-16, 17:12
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
No, I'm not studying any form of law or...

No, I'm not studying any form of law or philosophy. I'm a mathematician, if you must know. What I'm currently 'studying' is high order calculus. It's kinda awesome.

Again, I have to pull this...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-16, 00:51
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Damn skippy there is! I've avoided actual...

Damn skippy there is! I've avoided actual personal attacks, you'll notice where I'm "making this pretty personal" Is only in response to you, and only after you used large type and sarcastic tone. I...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-16, 00:06
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Ah- see I would argue that due to the way the...

Ah- see I would argue that due to the way the 'not banned anymore' list is being kept (and indeed, to an extent, where) is not forgiving at all.

I would never suggest that moderator tolerance was...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-15, 11:05
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Or Godwin even. Wait- doesn't that mean I...

Or Godwin even.

Wait- doesn't that mean I win? :p
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-15, 00:46
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Someone always mentions him eventualy, don't...

Someone always mentions him eventualy, don't they?

Completly different ball game, teaching people about Hitler, Musolini, Pinochet, Pol Pot, Stalin, Francon, etc, is different than sitting...
Forum: General 2007-10-14, 11:59
Replies: 24
Views: 1,850
Posted By CiB
Thanks- I needed someone to remind it'd been a...

Thanks- I needed someone to remind it'd been a while...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-14, 11:05
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Ok, Double-J, you've spent your last two posts...

Ok, Double-J, you've spent your last two posts here stating that value has nothing to do with it and that the thread is valuable.

Now, I agree that it could be useful to people who feel they've...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-13, 22:41
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Really? Can you point me to a bit in the 'no...

Really? Can you point me to a bit in the 'no longer banned' section that actually is valuable to anyone but a moderator who wants to see examples of whats been done before? The point I've been making...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-13, 12:20
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
FYI, had I picked an issue to 'quarrel over' you...

FYI, had I picked an issue to 'quarrel over' you would have known about it. This isn't it.

Ok, so it is masterly inaction then?

For the unpteenth time, I'm not aksing about the keeping of the...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-12, 11:32
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
No, I'm aware it would take work to remove a name...

No, I'm aware it would take work to remove a name a month after the unbanning. Not very much as far as I know. However, the thread is being edited when new bannings occur, so why not edit it slightly...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-11, 21:21
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
All I've actually asked for is an explanation...

All I've actually asked for is an explanation that makes sense as to why years old bannings are kept on record anyway.

From what I've seen and read the only possible reason for keeping this...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-11, 11:41
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
While no PM may have occured, I'd refer you to a...

While no PM may have occured, I'd refer you to a comment made by OBrasilio earlier in the thread.
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-09, 11:28
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
At which point they can check the banned list,...

At which point they can check the banned list, find they're no longer there, and thus come to the conclusion that they're no longer banned.

No, seriously, do you really think there'd be any...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-08, 23:29
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
See, meaning I took from Atresica there was that...

See, meaning I took from Atresica there was that it so we could see who was currnetly banned and why, which is not and never has been what I'm asking about.

Who is banned and warned is something...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-08, 21:34
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Ok, this actualy started with a simple question...

Ok, this actualy started with a simple question I'm yet to see an answer for:

Can someone please explain to me what is achieved by keeping records of years old bannings in the public area?...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-07, 12:09
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
That would be why I said "Theoretically read by...

That would be why I said "Theoretically read by everyone", as opposed to saying "read by everyone".
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-07, 11:13
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Depends on your perspective. In my opinion,...

Depends on your perspective. In my opinion, unless theres a reason to keep the info there when the moderaters already have it (which I'm yet to see) all the information being there is serving to do...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-06, 22:17
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
If you remember, what I asked about was not the...

If you remember, what I asked about was not the idea of keeping a record of who is banned, it's why we keep a record of who was banned. And if that information is already availible to moderaters, why...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-06, 19:41
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
Well if it's not beign updated (much- Anakins...

Well if it's not beign updated (much- Anakins recent offense is on there), and the record exists elsewhere for those who have a reson to know, why keep the thread stickied? In fact, why keep it at...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-06, 01:27
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
You'll find just about everything I'm willing to...

You'll find just about everything I'm willing to say about myself over the internet on my user profile. In terms of my MBNness- as you may have noticed I joined (formally) in February 2006, have not...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-04, 11:40
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
For how long? Most of the temporary ban...

For how long?

Most of the temporary ban offences listed happened years ago, and were relativly minor, otherwise I'd expect the ban to be longer than the one listed. It makes sense to keep a list...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-10-03, 21:47
Replies: 112
Views: 9,364
Posted By CiB
The Evil Do-ers thread

Hey folks

First things first- I'm not trying to start any form of flame war or hostility with this thread, it's just I have a question about something but I can't for the life of me think where...
Forum: Off topic 2007-10-03, 21:37
Replies: 37
Views: 2,594
Posted By CiB
Thumbs Up I've a deep pasion for folk music. Primarily...

I've a deep pasion for folk music. Primarily Scottish, (I'm something of a patriot), but I do listen to some Canadian and Irish stuff (although most Irish songs do tend to boil down to drinking,...
Forum: The site and forum 2007-09-09, 22:37
Replies: 10
Views: 2,709
Posted By CiB
I'm aware of that- I'm just very good at throwing...

I'm aware of that- I'm just very good at throwing in tangential trivia, and thus did.
Forum: The site and forum 2007-09-09, 12:19
Replies: 10
Views: 2,709
Posted By CiB
Spam is compressed meat- well, Specialy Packed...

Spam is compressed meat- well, Specialy Packed American Meat (S.P.A.M.) However- dodgy emails were not named after the meat, nay they were named after a famous sketch from an old comedy programme:
...
Forum: General 2007-09-01, 13:12
Replies: 150
Views: 8,721
Posted By CiB
Trust me- I didn't. Socratic irony, really.

Trust me- I didn't. Socratic irony, really.
Forum: General 2007-08-31, 15:27
Replies: 150
Views: 8,721
Posted By CiB
However, the 'chunk of UK' not present on your...

However, the 'chunk of UK' not present on your Wannie map is in fact a part of the Republic Of Ireland, which has been recognised as an independant nation since the 6th of December 1922.

Also,...
Forum: General 2007-08-05, 12:24
Replies: 63
Views: 4,066
Posted By CiB
EsEspecialy as the folks who would stop working...

EsEspecialy as the folks who would stop working on these projects (and thus, kill them) are perfectly capable of necromancy later on down the line.
Forum: General 2007-08-02, 00:07
Replies: 63
Views: 4,066
Posted By CiB
Erm, would you mind checking your links for the...

Erm, would you mind checking your links for the projects then?

I clicked the LBAPrequal one to see if there was an update and got one of those sucky "Guess who got rid of the website and didn't...
Forum: News 2007-06-26, 13:14
Replies: 27
Views: 39,586
Posted By CiB
Happy Birthday.

Happy Birthday.
Forum: General 2007-06-05, 13:50
Replies: 30
Views: 2,174
Posted By CiB
You mean the old man didn't see Twinsen doing...

You mean the old man didn't see Twinsen doing anything besides make it through the temple of Bu, a veritable death trap, and thus prove that Twinsen was the chosen one.

I think thats pretty much...
Forum: General 2007-05-12, 12:19
Replies: 43
Views: 2,927
Posted By CiB
POTENTIAL SPOILERS (As if any of us havn't completed them both anyway)

See, I always saw LBA1 as bieng the morally dodgy one.

In LBA 2 everyone you have to kill was attacking you first- and they were going for the throat. It's self defence.

In LBA1 however there...
Forum: General 2007-04-11, 17:41
Replies: 113
Views: 12,198
Posted By CiB
Breaking people's necks is a little violent. ...

Breaking people's necks is a little violent.

Although creeping up behind people and bouncing the Magic Ball off their heads at point blank range I think would be quite cool.
Forum: News 2007-04-01, 19:51
Replies: 56
Views: 41,018
Posted By CiB
While hats off to you El_Muerte, cus it was a...

While hats off to you El_Muerte, cus it was a good 'un, it was needlessly cruel.

:sad:
Forum: General 2007-03-28, 18:08
Replies: 46
Views: 2,236
Posted By CiB
No white stars and magic flakes!? HERESY! ...

No white stars and magic flakes!? HERESY!

Seriously having gore and removing the surealism of white stars for damage, at least for me, would be a reduction of the LBAness of the game and thus a...
Forum: General 2006-11-22, 12:44
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Franco

Franco
Forum: General 2006-11-14, 02:27
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Echoey laugh by an obviously completly different...

Echoey laugh by an obviously completly different voice actor.
Forum: General 2006-11-13, 12:51
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
deception

deception
Forum: General 2006-11-12, 12:54
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
SuperGrobo

SuperGrobo
Forum: General 2006-11-08, 14:59
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By CiB
Many people have recorded their own versions fo...

Many people have recorded their own versions fo the Wilhelm Scream- but it is in there. Usualy only comes up in C&C if someone gets blown up.
Forum: General 2006-11-06, 12:25
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By CiB
Thats the Willhelm scream- it predates Command...

Thats the Willhelm scream- it predates Command and Conquer. Hell it predates computer games, it was first heard in various movies of the 1950's (speccificly, Distant Drums in 1951) and has been a...
Forum: General 2006-11-03, 00:06
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
BOOM! (Sorry, couldn't resist)

BOOM!

(Sorry, couldn't resist)
Forum: General 2006-10-31, 02:06
Replies: 40
Views: 3,433
Posted By CiB
Aparently I'm Sendell. Rocking!

Aparently I'm Sendell. Rocking!
Forum: General 2006-10-29, 12:01
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Medallion

Medallion
Forum: General 2006-10-28, 16:46
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
fireball

fireball
Forum: General 2006-10-27, 23:56
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Talking to animals

Talking to animals
Forum: General 2006-10-26, 17:44
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Stables on Principle Island.

Stables on Principle Island.
Forum: General 2006-10-25, 15:12
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Diabolical Plot

Diabolical Plot
Forum: General 2006-10-23, 15:12
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Funfrocks sword

Funfrocks sword
Forum: General 2006-10-23, 01:03
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Funfrocks moustache

Funfrocks moustache
Forum: General 2006-10-22, 12:03
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
School of Magic

School of Magic
Forum: General 2006-10-22, 12:03
Replies: 26
Views: 3,011
Posted By CiB
Fred perhaps?

Fred perhaps?
Forum: General 2006-10-19, 13:50
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Raph

Raph
Forum: General 2006-10-17, 02:43
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
"uhh, hows it going?"

"uhh, hows it going?"
Forum: General 2006-10-16, 01:05
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Chez Luc

Chez Luc
Forum: General 2006-10-14, 23:35
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
No probs- we've all done something similar. ...

No probs- we've all done something similar.

Leborgne

(The pirate who's flag you stole from the museum to see the rebels)
Forum: General 2006-10-14, 18:10
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Hamalayi

Hamalayi
Forum: General 2006-10-14, 01:29
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Streggy, I'll refer you to the first post in this...

Streggy, I'll refer you to the first post in this (truly ancient, admittedly) thread.



So, yeah, Song of Gabriel* was latest.

*See http://www.magicball.net/downloads/music/lba2
Forum: General 2006-10-13, 23:52
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Song Of Gabriel [Koblold- FMV- Full Motion...

Song Of Gabriel

[Koblold- FMV- Full Motion Video- like the intro to LBA, not technically an LBA term]
Forum: News 2006-10-09, 11:54
Replies: 37
Views: 41,213
Posted By CiB
Agree with everything said so far- happy birthday...

Agree with everything said so far- happy birthday MBN!
Forum: General 2006-10-09, 00:20
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Opening for LBA

Opening for LBA
Forum: General 2006-10-07, 12:43
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
simplification for LBA2

simplification for LBA2
Forum: General 2006-10-07, 02:44
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Agressive mode

Agressive mode
Forum: General 2006-10-06, 14:00
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Suicidal Rabbibunny Commando

Suicidal Rabbibunny Commando
Forum: General 2006-10-05, 01:07
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
grenade

grenade
Forum: General 2006-10-04, 14:51
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Rabibunny Commando

Rabibunny Commando
Forum: General 2006-10-03, 15:53
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Diabolical Plot

Diabolical Plot
Forum: General 2006-10-02, 12:24
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
SuperGro

SuperGro
Forum: General 2006-10-01, 21:46
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
"Stay away from the cash register"

"Stay away from the cash register"
Forum: General 2006-10-01, 12:21
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Yellow Magic Ball.

Yellow Magic Ball.
Forum: General 2006-09-30, 17:45
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Funfrock

Funfrock
Forum: General 2006-09-30, 00:43
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Don't you have to go there after the Isle of the...

Don't you have to go there after the Isle of the Mosquibees in order to get the key that opens the Queens throne? If not, how did you get in?

From bugs: Run
Forum: General 2006-09-29, 00:56
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Secret Police

Secret Police
Forum: General 2006-09-28, 13:00
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
One world nation government (Twinsun is in...

One world nation government

(Twinsun is in fact a one world nation)
Forum: General 2006-09-26, 13:09
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Proto Pack

Proto Pack
Forum: General 2006-09-26, 00:13
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
coffee pot

coffee pot
Forum: General 2006-09-25, 21:09
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Song of Gabriel

Song of Gabriel
Forum: General 2006-09-25, 13:56
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
float

float
Forum: General 2006-09-23, 11:50
Replies: 92
Views: 6,534
Posted By CiB
And us, cus we've all seen the light. Many, many...

And us, cus we've all seen the light. Many, many years ago for some of us, but saw the light we have.
Forum: General 2006-09-22, 15:16
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Meca Penguin

Meca Penguin
Forum: General 2006-09-21, 14:07
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
The Astronomer (Yaaay!)

The Astronomer (Yaaay!)
Forum: General 2006-09-20, 17:43
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Getting beat up.

Getting beat up.
Forum: General 2006-09-20, 02:03
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Urge to Kill Joe.

Urge to Kill Joe.
Forum: General 2006-09-19, 13:29
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Wierdist Cutscene Ever

Wierdist Cutscene Ever
Forum: General 2006-09-18, 20:51
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Gawleys Horn

Gawleys Horn
Forum: General 2006-09-17, 11:55
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Tunneling

Tunneling
Forum: General 2006-09-16, 16:16
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Seal of Sendall.

Seal of Sendall.
Forum: General 2006-09-16, 13:46
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Blowgun

Blowgun
Forum: General 2006-09-15, 14:53
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Joe the Elf.

Joe the Elf.
Forum: General 2006-09-15, 00:42
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Dictator

Dictator
Forum: General 2006-09-14, 17:40
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Diabolical Plot.

Diabolical Plot.
Forum: General 2006-09-14, 16:13
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Emerald Moon (Could have said "Blue Sun"-...

Emerald Moon

(Could have said "Blue Sun"- but it's not LBA)
Forum: General 2006-09-14, 14:40
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Chain

Chain
Forum: General 2006-09-13, 21:55
Replies: 7
Views: 1,505
Posted By CiB
Most of English's Germanic words were in fact...

Most of English's Germanic words were in fact outlawed by the Normans- although, yes after some research, I was somewhat ignoring the Germanic impact. English is a Germanic language, althugh there is...
Forum: General 2006-09-13, 18:38
Replies: 7
Views: 1,505
Posted By CiB
English is actualy very much a hodgepodge of...

English is actualy very much a hodgepodge of other languages- most of which were dervived from Latin and Ancient Greek, although English borrows far more directly from Ancient Greek and William...
Forum: General 2006-09-13, 12:11
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Talking flowers.

Talking flowers.
Forum: General 2006-09-12, 22:03
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Ease

Ease
Forum: General 2006-09-12, 00:23
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
clone

clone
Forum: General 2006-09-11, 15:56
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Cherry Syrup.

Cherry Syrup.
Forum: General 2006-09-11, 13:41
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Grobo

Grobo
Forum: General 2006-09-11, 11:46
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Laser Gun

Laser Gun
Forum: General 2006-09-11, 11:46
Replies: 7
Views: 1,505
Posted By CiB
You'll find many words in many European languages...

You'll find many words in many European languages are quite similar- the majority of European languages are largly derived from Ancient Greek and Latin. And then other contempory languages affect...
Forum: General 2006-09-08, 21:33
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
But... how can anything bite Twinsens ear off?...

But... how can anything bite Twinsens ear off? Quetches don't have ears.
Forum: General 2006-09-05, 23:27
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Drowning.

Drowning.
Forum: General 2006-09-05, 20:49
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Yeas, but I did it first! So I should get the...

Yeas, but I did it first! So I should get the cookie. I'm less bothered about the 500 kashes though. ;)
Forum: General 2006-09-05, 19:43
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Crabs, yes, but I didn't say crabs, I gave a...

Crabs, yes, but I didn't say crabs, I gave a spiel, and I don't think anybody said you could only say one word. So wheres my cookie?
Forum: General 2006-09-05, 01:30
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Bieng such a wuss that three crabs cause you to...

Bieng such a wuss that three crabs cause you to run away and face death by drowning rather than face the harmless beasts! (Fishermans actions on Citadel island pier in LBA2)

I want my cookie, and...
Forum: General 2006-09-04, 15:06
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Collapsing

Collapsing
Forum: General 2006-09-02, 23:40
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Catamerang

Catamerang
Forum: General 2006-09-02, 19:54
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Pearl of Incandescence

Pearl of Incandescence
Forum: General 2006-09-02, 13:36
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Dark Monk

Dark Monk
Forum: General 2006-09-02, 04:18
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Star Wars fan Grobo.

Star Wars fan Grobo.
Forum: General 2006-09-01, 13:32
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Approaching the fortress in the hamaayi mountians...

Approaching the fortress in the hamaayi mountians with the rebels.

(As in- "Balls! The rebel dude died again")
Forum: General 2006-08-31, 13:53
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
illogical (Ona world with no continents,...

illogical

(Ona world with no continents, and only small islands except for the Hamalayi- why can't anyone swim!?)
Forum: General 2006-08-30, 13:13
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Funfrock (Slang- as in "Funfrock's a...

Funfrock

(Slang- as in "Funfrock's a nut")
Forum: General 2006-08-30, 00:19
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Arthur

Arthur
Forum: General 2006-08-29, 15:17
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Isle of the Mosquibees

Isle of the Mosquibees
Forum: General 2006-08-29, 02:12
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Cherry Syrup

Cherry Syrup
Forum: General 2006-08-27, 12:10
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Opression

Opression
Forum: General 2006-08-26, 11:53
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Wannies Glove

Wannies Glove
Forum: General 2006-08-25, 18:33
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Proto pack

Proto pack
Forum: General 2006-08-25, 15:59
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Francos

Francos
Forum: General 2006-08-25, 14:59
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Jetpack.

Jetpack.
Forum: General 2006-08-25, 02:30
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
The Quest ...

The Quest

http://www.magicball.net/downloads/music/lba1/02_the_quest
Forum: General 2006-08-24, 15:46
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
White Leaf Desert. (Desert Island- pah!)

White Leaf Desert.

(Desert Island- pah!)
Forum: General 2006-08-23, 16:47
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Cherry syrup

Cherry syrup
Forum: General 2006-08-22, 16:25
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Lighthouse (Morshem- my previous comment of...

Lighthouse

(Morshem- my previous comment of Rain after the Esmer quote was linked due to the fact that the line quoted is part of the spiel the Esmers give whejn they land after the rain has been...
Forum: General 2006-08-22, 14:50
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Rain

Rain
Forum: General 2006-08-20, 12:22
Replies: 27
Views: 2,367
Posted By CiB
I'd say LBA1, due to bieng the first one- LBA2 is...

I'd say LBA1, due to bieng the first one- LBA2 is still a sequal remember. The plot does follow after the plot of the first game, unless you can think of a reason for Funfrock leaving Twinsun besides...
Forum: General 2006-08-20, 12:17
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Funfrocks Echoey Laugh.

Funfrocks Echoey Laugh.
Forum: General 2006-08-18, 14:18
Replies: 42
Views: 5,134
Posted By CiB
Anakin, Axx, this isn't a fair bet. Either way,...

Anakin, Axx, this isn't a fair bet. Either way, Anakin wins.

If there no LBA3 screenie by 2010, Anakin wins. If there is, Axx wins, and Anakin puts his ass online but then buys LBA3 and wins...
Forum: General 2006-08-14, 19:32
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Globe

Globe
Forum: General 2006-08-14, 01:40
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Nitro Meca Penguin

Nitro Meca Penguin
Forum: General 2006-08-12, 04:09
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Map of sewers

Map of sewers
Forum: General 2006-08-11, 15:33
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Sphero

Sphero
Forum: General 2006-08-10, 14:17
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Magic Ball

Magic Ball
Forum: General 2006-08-10, 03:49
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Grobo

Grobo
Forum: General 2006-08-09, 13:05
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Kashes

Kashes
Forum: General 2006-08-08, 14:05
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Tralu

Tralu
Forum: General 2006-08-07, 15:42
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Skeleton

Skeleton
Forum: General 2006-08-06, 12:02
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Cherry Syrup.

Cherry Syrup.
Forum: General 2006-08-03, 13:41
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
The Emporer (No, not my Avatar)

The Emporer (No, not my Avatar)
Forum: General 2006-08-03, 01:52
Replies: 21
Views: 1,748
Posted By CiB
They're fools- anyone would know that was the...

They're fools- anyone would know that was the LBA2 theme. :rolleyes:

In all seriousness though- in order to plan something like that, and have their so called dance moves in time with the music...
Forum: The site and forum 2006-07-26, 19:05
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By CiB
The traditionaly way to cheer is in fact...

The traditionaly way to cheer is in fact "Huzzah"- to rhyme with "hoorah", but most modern cheeres aren't traditionalists like me. :o
Forum: The site and forum 2006-07-25, 01:08
Replies: 11
Views: 1,283
Posted By CiB
Huzzah! Huzzah! HUZZAH! (Pandy did ask for...

Huzzah! Huzzah! HUZZAH!

(Pandy did ask for three cheers)

Ok, I may not post here much, but if the MBN ran out of power and was down it'd be hell. So great work El.
Forum: General 2006-07-05, 15:09
Replies: 14
Views: 1,402
Posted By CiB
Amen- and I'm not just sucking up to the forum...

Amen- and I'm not just sucking up to the forum owner...
Forum: General 2006-06-27, 14:49
Replies: 49
Views: 3,600
Posted By CiB
oooookay. *edges away slowly and prays you mean...

oooookay. *edges away slowly and prays you mean Rabbibunny*
Forum: General 2006-06-25, 12:16
Replies: 49
Views: 3,600
Posted By CiB
The Astronomer. He rocks.

The Astronomer. He rocks.
Forum: General 2006-06-22, 19:17
Replies: 34
Views: 7,416
Posted By CiB
It has to be the fireball- in LBA1 by the time...

It has to be the fireball- in LBA1 by the time you have the medallian (Which I believe Twinsen is wearing in that screeny) you've hit the third level of magic, due to having the medallian and Book of...
Forum: General 2006-06-19, 14:29
Replies: 10
Hi
Views: 777
Posted By CiB
We have beer and chips? Sweet! Fight you for...

We have beer and chips? Sweet! Fight you for them?

And welcome to MBN Neonlare!
Forum: General 2006-06-18, 16:42
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Cool blue tunics

Cool blue tunics
Forum: General 2006-06-07, 14:48
Replies: 12
Views: 1,776
Posted By CiB
I think accents in the English versions of both...

I think accents in the English versions of both LBA's are for the most part based on race, i.e. Questches have an accent, Grobo's have a separate accent, etc.
Forum: General 2006-06-06, 16:50
Replies: 12
Views: 1,776
Posted By CiB
Wouldn't surprise me if it was deliberate....

Wouldn't surprise me if it was deliberate. funfrocks regime on Twinsun also resembled the many facist regimes in Europe in the thirties.
Forum: General 2006-06-03, 13:51
Replies: 49
Views: 2,832
Posted By CiB
Angry Theres seomthing ironic about Lucasarts saying...

Theres seomthing ironic about Lucasarts saying that- maybe if they took the same tack when it comes to constantly editing the original Star Wars trilogy? :mad:
Forum: General 2006-06-03, 02:57
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Pistol Laser

Pistol Laser
Forum: General 2006-06-02, 13:39
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Chimney's that seem to be detached from their...

Chimney's that seem to be detached from their buildings.
Forum: General 2006-06-01, 17:14
Replies: 3,012
Views: 150,956
Posted By CiB
Dinofly

Dinofly
Forum: News 2006-06-01, 13:46
Replies: 55
Views: 13,257
Posted By CiB
Agreed. Although all the covers reflect the...

Agreed. Although all the covers reflect the atmoshpere of their repsecitve games really well, LBA had a better atmosphere. So ofcourse it's box art will be better.
Forum: General 2006-06-01, 01:02
Replies: 5
Views: 1,186
Posted By CiB
Ah, the "Get the whole cast to line up and smile...

Ah, the "Get the whole cast to line up and smile for the audience"-traditionally the cast of a play tend to do this after the last scene- although due to there bieng less actors and actresse...
Forum: General 2006-06-01, 00:57
Replies: 7
Views: 965
Posted By CiB
Everyone having an american accent in the English...

Everyone having an american accent in the English version. Funfrock was american, Twinsen was american, even the franco's were americans doing a silly voice.
Forum: General 2006-06-01, 00:56
Replies: 26
Views: 1,709
Posted By CiB
When it's finished! At this point (unless...

When it's finished!

At this point (unless theres been news I'm unaware of) there at the "We've pitched the idea to a few folks in the games industry, and theres interest".
Forum: General 2006-05-31, 20:10
Replies: 7
Views: 965
Posted By CiB
What makes LBA more than 'just' a fantastic...

What makes LBA more than 'just' a fantastic computer game is it's atmosphere. It is the only thing I have ever heard of that is "Orwellian Cute".

And in an indstry dominated by the USA and Japan...
Forum: General 2006-05-31, 13:14
Replies: 26
Views: 1,709
Posted By CiB
New themes for levels. Reuse the classic LBA...

New themes for levels. Reuse the classic LBA theme, or at the very least slighlty remix it (Like in LBA2). But besides that, new themes. Except maybe for certain classic locations, if they return,...
Forum: General 2006-05-30, 01:19
Replies: 36
Views: 3,006
Posted By CiB
In the English versions I think they say "Ooof!",...

In the English versions I think they say "Ooof!", which is close enough to "ouch" as to make no difference.
Forum: General 2006-05-22, 14:55
Replies: 54
Views: 2,804
Posted By CiB
It was by no means as good as Chrono Trigger...

It was by no means as good as Chrono Trigger though.
Forum: General 2006-05-20, 02:13
Replies: 54
Views: 2,804
Posted By CiB
When John Lennon made that statement he was...

When John Lennon made that statement he was right, the Beatles were bigger. the Beatles had sold more records worldwide in ten years than the bible, after all this was the age when Lord Of The Rings...
Forum: The site and forum 2006-05-19, 18:41
Replies: 69
Views: 3,601
Posted By CiB
Dan2552, thanks for changing the avatar.

Dan2552, thanks for changing the avatar.
Forum: General 2006-05-19, 13:53
Replies: 26
Views: 2,484
Posted By CiB
We know that the animals defecate, as one can run...

We know that the animals defecate, as one can run around in animal poop in both games.
Forum: General 2006-05-19, 13:51
Replies: 36
Views: 3,006
Posted By CiB
(In Max Von Sydow's voice) Do not listen to...

(In Max Von Sydow's voice)

Do not listen to the Rabbibunny. The rabbibunny is a liar.
Forum: The site and forum 2006-05-19, 13:48
Replies: 69
Views: 3,601
Posted By CiB
Make it stop, please. Unless you want people to...

Make it stop, please. Unless you want people to ignore your posts because having their screen display that hurts their eyes. Seriously, that abomination actually does hurt my eyes.

And I want min...
Forum: General 2006-05-19, 01:32
Replies: 54
Views: 2,804
Posted By CiB
Obviously this proves conclusivly what the...

Obviously this proves conclusivly what the Beautiful South have been saying for quite some time- blue is the colour.
Forum: General 2006-05-12, 23:38
Replies: 9
Views: 1,355
Posted By CiB
Thats because in LBA there are no wizards. ...

Thats because in LBA there are no wizards.

It seems likly that funfrock outlawed them (Holding down and oppresing intellectuals is expected practice in the regimes that Twinsen in LBA is based...
Forum: General 2006-05-12, 19:17
Replies: 26
Views: 2,343
Posted By CiB
BLASPHEMY! BURN THEM! :D

BLASPHEMY! BURN THEM! :D
Forum: General 2006-05-12, 19:15
Replies: 59
Views: 5,619
Posted By CiB
In 1995 my folks got PC bits. They handed over...

In 1995 my folks got PC bits. They handed over too much money, and the shop didn't have change, so they through in some games to make up the difference. Theme Park, Magic Carpet and LBA.

I...
Forum: General 2006-05-10, 22:17
Replies: 27
Views: 2,514
Posted By CiB
I never use the lightning spell. I prefer to use...

I never use the lightning spell. I prefer to use the protection spell to either run in and pound them with the sword or use the spell to get myself in blowgun position (I.e. before Twinsen starts...
Forum: General 2006-05-10, 14:41
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By CiB
Doesn't Fred have some of the rights? I'm sure he...

Doesn't Fred have some of the rights? I'm sure he said something recently about several folk sharing them- didn't he?
Forum: General 2006-05-09, 20:20
Replies: 11
Views: 1,312
Posted By CiB
So you do. Forgot about that bit. Thanks for the...

So you do. Forgot about that bit. Thanks for the reminder.
Forum: General 2006-05-09, 11:40
Replies: 11
Views: 1,312
Posted By CiB
Maybe Dinofly still can't fly over the Hamalyi....

Maybe Dinofly still can't fly over the Hamalyi. Maybe he walked, like Twinsen always used to do. If there was no longer any clones guarding the buildings you had to get past/through, there would be...
Forum: General 2006-05-09, 00:01
Replies: 49
Views: 4,635
Posted By CiB
Not dissimilar to the ear phones for a portable...

Not dissimilar to the ear phones for a portable cd player/mp3 player really.

So no listening to the Song of Gabriel in the rain anymore.
Forum: General 2006-05-08, 10:56
Replies: 49
Views: 4,635
Posted By CiB
Hell, if he had glasses he could bealry walk...

Hell, if he had glasses he could bealry walk around in the rain. Why havn't folk invented automatic lens wipers for glasses yet?
Forum: General 2006-05-08, 01:29
Replies: 49
Views: 4,635
Posted By CiB
Yeah, I have glasses as well. Short sighted, a...

Yeah, I have glasses as well. Short sighted, a real geeks eye problem! Two years ago I didn't need glasses at all, now if I don't have my glasses on everything more than 50cm in front of me is a...
Forum: General 2006-05-07, 11:11
Replies: 49
Views: 4,635
Posted By CiB
It would be hellishly frustrating. It's a great...

It would be hellishly frustrating. It's a great concept, but if you were to actually play that level you'd need the patience of a saint.
Forum: General 2006-05-03, 12:49
Replies: 49
Views: 4,635
Posted By CiB
I don't see the problem about Twinsen's bieng...

I don't see the problem about Twinsen's bieng able to swim allowing him to swim from island to island. After all, I liv ein the UK and I can swim. If I was going to the US I wouldn't swim, I'd get a...
Forum: The site and forum 2006-05-01, 22:55
Replies: 18
Views: 1,619
Posted By CiB
No it wouldn't. If an unneccesary animal was...

No it wouldn't. If an unneccesary animal was vital to the survival of a neccesry animal, it would be neccesary. An unneccesary animal, by definition can be made extinct without causing any harm to...
Forum: General 2006-05-01, 20:38
Replies: 13
Views: 2,015
Posted By CiB
The magic ball, cus it rocks.

The magic ball, cus it rocks.
Forum: General 2006-04-28, 16:58
Replies: 34
Views: 2,525
Posted By CiB
One of the great things about LBA is it's...

One of the great things about LBA is it's quirkiness- thats what makes the game totally unique. The Magic Ball is a huge part of this. Mechanically it is just one weapon that acts like a thrown knife...
Forum: Fan Art 2006-04-27, 22:16
Replies: 139
Views: 20,796
Posted By CiB
As they would say in Firefly "Shiny!"

As they would say in Firefly "Shiny!"
Forum: General 2006-04-25, 02:42
Replies: 44
Views: 2,243
Posted By CiB
Not bad, not bad at all.

Not bad, not bad at all.
Forum: General 2006-04-22, 11:52
Replies: 5
Views: 1,137
Posted By CiB
The magic ball. In LBA2 I occasionally use the...

The magic ball. In LBA2 I occasionally use the blowtourch, but nothing is as cool as beating up enemies with a ball.

I'll bet Steve McQueen wished he'd thought of that. :p
Forum: General 2006-04-22, 11:50
Replies: 37
Views: 2,142
Posted By CiB
Indeed, especially as he need whacked, but...

Indeed, especially as he need whacked, but hitting kids is not cool. Zoe annoys me as well.
Forum: General 2006-04-17, 14:29
Replies: 51
Views: 3,779
Posted By CiB
Rebel Island is probably some sort of monument to...

Rebel Island is probably some sort of monument to the 'brave men and women' who 'heroicly' got shot while Twinsen came along and single handedly fulfilled their goals for them. Incompetant rebels.
...
Forum: General 2006-04-13, 14:12
Replies: 25
Views: 1,414
Posted By CiB
Throws "Magic Balls" surly. That way the first...

Throws "Magic Balls" surly. That way the first lot couold come with a yellow ball, the second lot with a green ball...
Forum: General 2006-04-12, 11:43
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By CiB
That'll be George Orwells "1984". And Animal Farm...

That'll be George Orwells "1984". And Animal Farm was better anyway.

But in all seriousness, no your right. LBA wasn't exactly apocalyptic dark. But, looking at Funfrocks regime, it is the cutesy...
Forum: General 2006-04-12, 01:39
Replies: 33
Views: 2,249
Posted By CiB
the coffee pot. Well duh. :)

the coffee pot. Well duh. :)
Forum: First aid 2006-04-11, 18:05
Replies: 13
Views: 1,467
Posted By CiB
Yes. Yes you are. *shudders*

Yes. Yes you are. *shudders*
Forum: General 2006-04-11, 14:55
Replies: 58
Views: 3,373
Posted By CiB
I'll say LBA1. It was darker, the plot was...

I'll say LBA1. It was darker, the plot was better, the graphics were good enough. And the dialogue was significantly less americanised.

And LBA2 was a bit too easy.
Forum: First aid 2006-04-08, 13:19
Replies: 13
Views: 1,467
Posted By CiB
Thanks Morshem- Now I know why I remember it...

Thanks Morshem- Now I know why I remember it bieng much easier 10 years ago!
Forum: General 2006-04-03, 16:38
Replies: 50
Views: 5,224
Posted By CiB
The Final Fantasy and Metal Gear series.

The Final Fantasy and Metal Gear series.
Forum: First aid 2006-03-25, 23:56
Replies: 8
Views: 1,856
Posted By CiB
When the Astronamer says "Be discreet in your...

When the Astronamer says "Be discreet in your quest" he was being very literal.

If it's the supergro you have to fight, then discreet is the way to go, not only because of the 'lob' while in...
Forum: The site and forum 2006-03-22, 18:50
Replies: 12
Views: 1,599
Posted By CiB
I think perhaps we can take more from what...

I think perhaps we can take more from what Frederick said- after all while he did indeed state that he cannot make legal to abandonware-ise LBA, he also said people who hosted the game for download...
Forum: General 2006-03-18, 11:48
Replies: 80
Views: 8,680
Posted By CiB
As soemone whose copy of LBA gained a nasty...

As soemone whose copy of LBA gained a nasty canyon about 7 years ago, the idea that Frederick doesn't seem to object to it bieng freeware in the future is very hopeful.

I miss my LBA. :(
Forum: General 2006-03-16, 20:43
Replies: 51
Views: 3,779
Posted By CiB
I think it would be quite cool if all three...

I think it would be quite cool if all three characters were simulataneosly solving 'the problem', but you choose one at the beginning of the game and see it from there point of view.

But if you...
Forum: News 2006-03-10, 09:29
Replies: 30
Views: 9,281
Posted By CiB
Very interesting. Hopefully if they are intending...

Very interesting. Hopefully if they are intending to make it easier they'll include multiple difficulty levels.
Forum: General 2006-03-06, 11:44
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By CiB
Yes. Would you buy LBA3 if they didn't over...

Yes.

Would you buy LBA3 if they didn't over haul the graphics? (I would, but would you?)
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