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[03:12:25] <wizardrydragon> Howdy Crysta
[03:12:42] <Crysta> hello mr. half-hour reaction time person
[03:12:49] <Crysta> whats up
[03:13:01] <wizardrydragon> Pain.
[03:13:03] <wizardrydragon> You?
[03:13:23] <Crysta> hating a game company
[03:13:26] <Crysta> not much else
[03:13:33] <wizardrydragon> Oh fun shit.
[03:13:40] <wizardrydragon> I had surgery yesterday :\
[03:13:46] <Crysta> ack :x
[03:14:14] <wizardrydragon> indeed :x
[03:14:51] <Crysta> (and coincidentally, avoid the GBA game Sonic genesis like the plague.. oh wait.. no.. that would be badmouthing the plague.. this is FAR worse)
[03:16:07] <wizardrydragon> Ah
[03:16:11] <wizardrydragon> Only plague level?
[03:16:21] <wizardrydragon> it hasnt gotten Microsoft level yet?
[03:16:24] <Crysta> far beyond
[03:20:17] <Crysta> it amazes me that sega was completely unable to even handle the porting of a first-generation Genesis game to GBA
[03:21:13] <wizardrydragon> LOL
[03:21:21] <Crysta> im serious
[03:21:57] <Crysta> it plays like a flash or shockwave remake of the game
[03:22:00] <Crysta> only.. worse
[03:22:26] <wizardrydragon> It doesnt shock me.
[03:22:36] <Crysta> because unlike a flash or shockwave remake would have.. this has jumpy animation and slowdown every second of the game
[03:22:38] <wizardrydragon> There are programmers lazier than me
[03:22:43] <wizardrydragon> Believe it or not.
[03:23:04] <Crysta> yeah except you arent putting your stuff in stores worldwide and charging $35 for it
[03:23:43] <Crysta> god that pirate NES sonic game plays better than this
[03:24:27] <wizardrydragon> LOL
[03:24:34] * wizardrydragon strokes his chin
[03:24:43] * wizardrydragon plots evilly.
[03:24:51] <Crysta> i dont think i could even promote rom sharing of this
[03:26:00] <wizardrydragon> Woah
[03:26:02] <wizardrydragon> Thats pretty bad
[03:26:10] <Crysta> the sprites are all 1:1 scale of the originals.. and yet.. they have DITHERING
[03:26:58] <Crysta> if you have a GBA emulator and want to see just how bad it is i can give you a link to it without even feeling a tiny bit of remorse
[03:27:11] <Crysta> and the game came out 2 days ago
[03:28:10] <wizardrydragon> Lol
[03:28:20] <Crysta> seriously
[03:28:23] <Crysta> want it?
[03:28:28] <wizardrydragon> I am going to assume it goes in the category of roms not worth getting an emulator for
[03:28:32] <wizardrydragon> So dont worry about links
[03:28:32] <wizardrydragon> :D
[03:28:38] <Crysta> lol
[03:28:47] <Crysta> its always handy to have a GBA one aaround tho
[03:28:59] <Crysta> never know when dumbasses will decide not to translate a damn good game
[03:29:07] <Crysta> like Mother 3 >|
[03:30:10] <wizardrydragon> Heh
[03:30:37] <Crysta> i want to kill nintendo for that one.. delay a game over 10 years then decide not to translate it.. grr..
[03:31:45] <wizardrydragon> Heh
[03:32:02] <Crysta> let me guess.. no idea what im talking about
[03:32:04] <Crysta> as usual
[03:32:21] <wizardrydragon> Mmhmm
[03:32:41] <Crysta> Mother 3 = Earthbound 64 if that helps any
[03:33:05] <wizardrydragon> Er not really.
[03:33:10] <wizardrydragon> I dont follow consoles that much.
[03:33:31] <Crysta> still should have heard of Earthbound
[03:33:47] <wizardrydragon> Nope.
[03:34:24] <Crysta> my second favorite RPG series after Ultima
[03:34:57] <wizardrydragon> Ah.
[03:35:04] <Crysta> 3rd is Dragon Warrior/Quest, 4th would be Chrono Trigger, 5th would be Final Fantasy and its best not to go any farther than that
[03:35:15] <Crysta> big downhill dropoff from there
[03:35:43] <Crysta> and thats every final fantasy before 7.. the games have been fairly craptastic since then
[03:37:43] <wizardrydragon> hah
[03:38:03] <wizardrydragon> My favourite series (other than Ultima) is still Baldur's Gate
[03:38:21] <Crysta> and i still have yet to play that
[03:38:21] <Crysta> lol
[03:38:36] <wizardrydragon> You should.
[03:38:56] <wizardrydragon> Marzo and I have had lengthy discussions about how good a game it is
[03:38:57] * wizardrydragon nods.
[03:38:58] <Crysta> have you ever played super smash brothers for N64 or Gamecube? random question yes
[03:39:03] <wizardrydragon> Once.
[03:39:20] <Crysta> Ness is the hero of Earthbound if that rings any bells
[03:39:23] <wizardrydragon> My ex had it and was addicted so I had to play it.
[03:39:29] <wizardrydragon> ah.
[03:39:42] <Crysta> finally a spark of recognition
[03:39:43] <Crysta> lol
[03:39:46] <Crysta> i hope
[03:40:32] <wizardrydragon> Lol.
[03:40:45] <wizardrydragon> My ex loves Yoshi >_>
[03:41:05] <Crysta> this the gamecube one we talkin about?
[03:41:26] <wizardrydragon> Yeppers.
[03:41:37] <Crysta> then Mewtwo FTW
[03:41:52] <Crysta> kick yoshi's ass ANY day
[03:42:06] <wizardrydragon> Lol
[03:42:21] <wizardrydragon> The ">_>" was not a smilie of agreement with the statement
[03:42:23] <wizardrydragon> :)
[03:42:57] <Crysta> lol
[03:45:57] <Crysta> ill try baldur's gate sometime if i remember :p
[03:50:02] <wizardrydragon> Hehe.
[03:55:54] <Crysta> so anyway how else ya feelin aside from the pain
[03:55:56] <Crysta> lol
[03:56:39] <wizardrydragon> Er, neutral?
[03:56:45] <Crysta> lol
[03:56:52] <Crysta> really?
[03:56:58] <Crysta> i see you as more of a chaotic good
[04:00:16] <wizardrydragon> Lol.
[04:00:29] <wizardrydragon> I mean, not really upset about anything, but not really happy.
[04:00:34] <wizardrydragon> Just kind of ... neutral.
[04:00:38] <Crysta> blah :|
[04:03:06] <wizardrydragon> Yes!
[04:03:12] <wizardrydragon> Blah quite describes it.
[04:03:16] <Crysta> lol
[04:04:05] <wizardrydragon> Wheres Marzo been?
[04:04:16] <Crysta> no clue
[04:04:16] <wizardrydragon> Im stuck programming stuffs :\
[04:04:38] <Crysta> lucky
[04:04:54] <Crysta> im sitting around from lack of inspiration
[04:05:42] <wizardrydragon> We're so awesomely productive.
[04:05:52] <wizardrydragon> I dont know how we're not done yet!
[04:05:59] <Crysta> i know
[04:06:06] <Crysta> should have been finished last tuesday
[04:08:39] <wizardrydragon> Indeed!
[04:10:28] <Crysta> and i do have reasons for ho wi am at least
[04:10:41] <wizardrydragon> Yeah well I had surgery.
[04:10:54] <wizardrydragon> That tends to back things up a bit,
[04:11:38] <Crysta> no i didnt mean it like that
[04:11:45] <Crysta> i know you have valid reasons too in this case
[04:11:46] <Crysta> lol
[04:12:35] <wizardrydragon> :P
[04:12:46] <wizardrydragon> Hm was that a PC response or what lol
[04:13:06] <Crysta> i meant it as "most poeple wouldnt" not as "yuou dont"
[04:15:27] <wizardrydragon> I mena tthe "valid reasons" "in this case"
[04:15:28] <wizardrydragon> :P
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[04:15:45] <Crysta> lol
[04:15:53] <Crysta> well whatever im tired
[04:16:07] <wizardrydragon> I just thought it was funny
[04:16:08] <wizardrydragon> :P
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[04:16:32] <wizardrydragon> Hail.
[04:17:22] <Crysta> uh
[04:17:23] <Crysta> snow
[04:18:07] <wizardrydragon> Punny.
[04:20:28] <Crysta> indeed
[04:20:43] * wizardrydragon pokes Servus
[04:37:30] <servus> Huh?
[04:37:36] <Crysta> lol
[04:37:53] <wizardrydragon> Delayed reaction.
[04:38:05] <Crysta> in UO?
[04:38:06] <wizardrydragon> Servus: That sounded ... interesting.
[04:39:17] <Crysta> or.. where
[04:39:20] <Crysta> or what
[04:39:22] <Crysta> or such
[04:40:06] <servus> Of course in UO :p
[04:40:15] <Crysta> ah then
[04:40:18] <Crysta> whatever :p
[04:40:24] <servus> 9-year rewards. They go for 20 million each!
[04:40:32] <Crysta> i have one account
[04:40:36] <Crysta> and its not old enough
[04:41:00] <wizardrydragon> I feel so old.
[04:41:04] <Crysta> and i only have one item that could possibly come close in price
[04:41:15] <Crysta> cuz im poor
[04:41:17] <Crysta> :p
[04:41:27] <wizardrydragon> Are the rewards actually working now?
[04:41:42] <servus> Well I've been 9-years for a few months but my account age was frozen... a lot of people's still are
[04:41:42] <wizardrydragon> Or are they still broke like they were Mon?
[04:41:50] <servus> I only have one account too
[04:41:59] <Crysta> dunno if mine is or not.. it wasnt a few months ago
[04:42:04] <Crysta> how did you get so many then
[04:42:06] <Crysta> or
[04:42:07] <wizardrydragon> Ive had the same single acct since beta.
[04:42:09] <Crysta> mroe importantly
[04:42:17] <Crysta> how frigging rich ARE you T_T
[04:42:21] <servus> Well, I've only used about 10 rewards
[04:42:27] <Crysta> ah XD
[04:42:30] <servus> I got an extra 4 rewards because of a bug
[04:42:36] <Crysta> lol o_O
[04:42:45] <servus> Remember how when rewards first came out, they reset the count used the day after?
[04:42:50] <Crysta> id be worried aobut using those since the game actually keeps track of those numbers
[04:42:55] <Crysta> oh
[04:42:56] <Crysta> yeah
[04:42:59] <Crysta> i do remember that
[04:43:06] <Crysta> my account wasnt even a year then :P
[04:43:09] <servus> Well... I have 1 actual bear and 6 rewards left
[04:43:18] <Crysta> actually i dont think it was my current account either
[04:43:29] * servus straps on his gaypinkcollar. *click!*
[04:43:43] <wizardrydragon> ...
[04:43:50] <wizardrydragon> So many things I could say.
[04:44:13] <Crysta> anyway yeah.. im poor in UO :p
[04:44:19] <Crysta> STILL
[04:44:28] <Crysta> im sure ive said that before
[04:44:28] <Crysta> lol
[04:45:28] <Crysta> i meant "before today"
[04:45:34] <Crysta> i KNOW i said it a few minutes ago
[04:45:35] <Crysta> >.>
[04:45:43] <wizardrydragon> Hah
[04:46:59] <Crysta> of course im content being poor.. theres stuff id love to buy but.. eh :p
[04:48:42] <Crysta> well.. im too tired
[04:48:43] <Crysta> gnight all
[04:49:19] <wizardrydragon> Sleep well Crysta.
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[04:52:40] <servus> No, there's not really much you could say to my last statement.
[04:53:07] <wizardrydragon> Oh there was, but I have something called the "will to continue breathing"
[04:53:27] <servus> What are you going to say, "oh that's gay?" ~ I already beat you to every possible punchline *grin*
[04:54:41] <wizardrydragon> Nope!
[04:54:45] <wizardrydragon> You'll never know.
[04:55:15] <servus> What a pity!
[04:55:25] <wizardrydragon> Indeed.
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[22:31:50] <Marzo> Hi
[22:32:37] <wizardrydragon> Howdy
[22:32:51] <Crysta> yop
[22:32:55] <Crysta> *yo
[22:35:37] <wizardrydragon> I hereby declare the greeting phase of this conversation onver.
[22:35:39] <wizardrydragon> *over
[22:35:47] <Crysta> yay for onverness
[22:35:53] <Marzo> lol
[22:36:10] <wizardrydragon> Lol
[22:36:18] <wizardrydragon> So Im rewriting dragonBot
[22:36:24] <Marzo> :-)
[22:36:33] <Marzo> What are you changing?
[22:36:37] <wizardrydragon> Everything.
[22:36:42] <wizardrydragon> Hence rewriting.
[22:36:46] <wizardrydragon> And not modifying.
[22:36:46] <wizardrydragon> :D
[22:36:51] <Marzo> :-)
[22:36:54] <wizardrydragon> http://u7feudallands.com/dragonbot-v2.png shiny GUI!
[22:37:23] <Marzo> Cool
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[23:36:41] <Marzo> brb
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[23:37:02] <Crysta> k
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[23:47:58] <Marzo> Back
[23:48:05] <Crysta> welcome back