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  • Razz 20 Feb 2013 17:20:43 61,650 posts
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    the guy that made Fez was a particular low point. I just wanted to punch the little shit.

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  • MrTomFTW Moderator 20 Feb 2013 17:21:54 39,732 posts
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    Haha, Phil Fish has a reputation of being a bit of a cock. I like him.

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  • Deleted user 20 February 2013 17:25:20
    See I heard people talking about being a dick but I thought he was okay in it. He was obviously a bit of a cocky cunt, and when they introduced him and he was clearly in love with himself I wanted to punch him. But when it came to the one to one he just seemed like an extremely passionate dude that was struggling to get his vision across in the game. The film gave me a massive appreciation of what these guys do. I honestly thought these indie dev games (Meat Boy, Fez, Braid) were small teams of 20. Not two fucking guys. Couldn't believe that when I saw it and blows my mind at the work and dedication involved.
  • thelzdking 20 Feb 2013 19:53:34 4,413 posts
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    Mumford and Sons sound like an advert for organic food.
  • chopsen 20 Feb 2013 19:57:14 16,281 posts
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    mowgli wrote:
    ... dick ...cocky...love...passionate..guys....two fucking guys... blows my mind....
    Is there a subtext to your post, mowgli? Something you want to share with the group?
  • Rusty_M 20 Feb 2013 20:21:41 4,916 posts
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    I keep ending up watching Don't Tell the Bride.

    I fucking need help.

    The world is going mad. Me? I'm doing fine.
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  • Anthony_UK 20 Feb 2013 20:35:19 2,547 posts
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    This north Korean propaganda that's appeared on YouTube, anyone under the impression that the US are behind it to keep reinforcing the idea of them being a crazy bunch?

    Does the average north Korean really dream of bombing and nuking the united states and even if they did, why post a video onto YouTube when few if any people from there own country would have access to it in the first place.
  • chopsen 20 Feb 2013 20:46:36 16,281 posts
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    When they follow up news of nuclear tests with threatening to annihilate you neighbour at a UN disarmament conference of all places, then yeah, I believe they are a bit worrying.

    Edited by Chopsen at 20:46:51 20-02-2013
  • Deleted user 20 February 2013 20:51:50
    Chopsen wrote:
    mowgli wrote:
    ... dick ...cocky...love...passionate..guys....two fucking guys... blows my mind....
    Is there a subtext to your post, mowgli? Something you want to share with the group?
    I fucking love willies.
  • warlockuk 21 Feb 2013 08:47:54 19,223 posts
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    Anthony_UK wrote:
    This north Korean propaganda that's appeared on YouTube, anyone under the impression that the US are behind it to keep reinforcing the idea of them being a crazy bunch?

    Does the average north Korean really dream of bombing and nuking the united states and even if they did, why post a video onto YouTube when few if any people from there own country would have access to it in the first place.
    Autotune it.

    I'm a grumpy bastard.

  • Blotto 21 Feb 2013 16:42:52 2,777 posts
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    Is there anything like this HDMI conversion kit around that is actually for sale anywhere.

    Basically I bought a cheap T.V that only has a HDMI port and an old Xbox that doesn't have that slot. So basically I'm looking for a conversion kit like that one in the link, only they don't seem to be sold anywhere anymore. Not even Ebay.

    Any help would be much appreciated.
  • Deleted user 21 February 2013 16:46:38
    So I'm going to have to cancel my Spanish lessons due to work commitments (being in court in the arse end of Scotland every Thursday to be precise). Trying to decide whether it is worth pursuing it on my own or switching to French or Chinese like I originally planned.
  • Deleted user 21 February 2013 16:49:21
    As much as I hate to recommend it, if you want to continue on your own, grab a copy of Rosetta Stone off Pirate Bay. I use it to augment my studies, and it actually works really really well for the basics (especially memorising words).
  • cubbymoore 21 Feb 2013 16:49:56 36,504 posts
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    Do whatever man, it's your life. Neither decision will make that much difference.
  • Deleted user 21 February 2013 16:50:51
    Oh I might just do that. I'm hoping that if I keep going with it I will be able to take the next stage class later in the year.
  • Mr-Brett 21 Feb 2013 16:55:21 12,886 posts
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    Blotto wrote:
    Is there anything like this HDMI conversion kit around that is actually for sale anywhere.

    Basically I bought a cheap T.V that only has a HDMI port and an old Xbox that doesn't have that slot. So basically I'm looking for a conversion kit like that one in the link, only they don't seem to be sold anywhere anymore. Not even Ebay.

    Any help would be much appreciated.
    You may have to bite the bullet and trade the old Xbox for a new one. I had to a couple of years back and it didn't cost that much, 20-30 I think.

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  • ronuds 21 Feb 2013 17:03:57 21,788 posts
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    Rather than buy one specifically for the XBOX, just get a general one that you can plug the XBOX into?
  • Mr-Brett 21 Feb 2013 17:11:14 12,886 posts
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    You'd need a conversion box that uses a standard type (i.e. not xbox proprietary), I expect that'd be component and a good one of those would probably be more expensive than trading xboxes.

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  • Blotto 21 Feb 2013 17:34:51 2,777 posts
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    Ah :(. Ok.

    I can get hold of an older TV so I'll probably just do that, at least for now. Won't be able to get that for another 3 weeks so in the meantime..

    How easy is it to connect wireless X360 controllers to a laptop and then use it to play games? Will it work with pre-360 PC games?

    Sorry for all the questions, I'm pretty shit at this stuff and google always sends me on wild goose chase with too much tech speak and dodgy looking websites.
  • mikew1985 21 Feb 2013 18:00:50 13,030 posts
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    You need a wireless dongle to connect wireless 360 controllers to a PC/Laptop.

    You can either buy a cheap Chinese knock off version from ebay or buy a XBOX 360 PC wireless pad with it included. Sees extremely difficult to just buy an official dongle.

    Dong.

    Edited by mikew1985 at 18:01:32 21-02-2013
  • Blotto 21 Feb 2013 18:16:20 2,777 posts
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    Ugh, so many wires/dongles that need to be bought. Cheers :)
  • mrpon 21 Feb 2013 18:36:42 29,555 posts
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    Should be built into the motherboard. As in it's not, but someone should invent it.

    Edited by mrpon at 18:37:22 21-02-2013

    Give yourself 5 or gig, you're worth it.

  • Mr-Brett 21 Feb 2013 18:42:30 12,886 posts
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    There you go, I've no idea if it's any good but I have at least heard of the site before, which I'm sure will be of great comfort when you're handing over your CC details.

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  • mal 21 Feb 2013 19:01:01 22,826 posts
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    Misread, sorry.

    Edited by mal at 19:01:16 21-02-2013

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • kickerconspiracy 21 Feb 2013 19:02:30 494 posts
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    The original flavour Lucozade tastes like earwax.
  • Razz 21 Feb 2013 20:50:56 61,650 posts
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    I'm in my 30s and if someone refers to me as 'that man' I have to force myself to not look around to see who they might mean.

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  • jonsaan 21 Feb 2013 20:52:54 25,440 posts
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    Well said that man.

    FCUTA!

  • ronuds 21 Feb 2013 20:53:46 21,788 posts
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    Mr-Brett wrote:
    You'd need a conversion box that uses a standard type (i.e. not xbox proprietary), I expect that'd be component and a good one of those would probably be more expensive than trading xboxes.
    Not too bad. Thought they'd be a bit cheaper.

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_sabc?url=search-alias%3Daps&pageMinusResults=1&suo=1361479854047#/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=component+to+hdmi+converter&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Acomponent+to+hdmi+converter

    I couldn't say what trading would cost, though.
  • Mr-Brett 21 Feb 2013 20:56:13 12,886 posts
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    Ah ok, not crazy expensive.

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