Author Topic: The AGS Bake Sale --- $4191.98 Dollars Raised :D  (Read 32586 times)  Share 

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #60 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:12 »
You say! BTW, does an answer to a PM with multiple recepients go BACK to all recepients, too? I think I'm screwing up here.

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #61 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:16 »
You say! BTW, does an answer to a PM with multiple recepients go BACK to all recepients, too? I think I'm screwing up here.

You think that's embarrassing? Try hitting the "enter" key instead of the "shift" key while trying to put that capital T in "Tier" and the next thing you know, you've sent a PM to only half the people you meant to and now you have to wait an entire hour to send it to the rest!

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #62 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:27 »
You say! BTW, does an answer to a PM with multiple recepients go BACK to all recepients, too? I think I'm screwing up here.

No, you just sent it back to me :p

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #63 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:29 »
My name always ruins everything!

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #64 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:31 »
Oh noes! Now everyone can see that the bake sale isn't a flawless, inspiring, awesome organization! We're going to lose our cachet of cool. People will no longer look up to us as the titans of fashion and industry that we ought to be.  ;)
                             

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #65 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:32 »
BUT we are wearing leather pants.

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #66 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:34 »
BUT we are wearing leather pants.

That's right! We are! That means we're STILL cool. Hooray! The day is saved! \o/
                             

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #67 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:40 »
I can never show my face in public again!  :-[

That's rather fitting for your current avatar image  :P

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #68 on: 23 Oct 2011, 18:42 »
I can never show my face in public again!  :-[

That's rather fitting for your current avatar image  :P

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Ponch

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #69 on: 23 Oct 2011, 19:03 »
Ponch, using PMs for this with a 6 per hour limit was a bad idea :p

Truly. There has to be an easier way to do this than that. Do you have a better suggestion?

I wonder if Tzachs could set up a small, private forum for the baker's dozen over at Parking Goat where we can hash this sort of stuff out more efficiently? He's one of the bakers and he has his own forums. That might be the solution to our problem.
« Last Edit: 23 Oct 2011, 19:08 by Ponch »
                             

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #70 on: 23 Oct 2011, 19:21 »
Hey everyone!  I've recently offered to help out with the promotion and distribution of this bake sale, and I was officially accepted by the gang I thought I'd pop in to say hi.  I'm quite excited about this whole thing.

And Ponch - I've already set up some forum space, if you'd like to use it.  Check your PMs.
« Last Edit: 23 Oct 2011, 19:23 by Dave Gilbert »

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #71 on: 23 Oct 2011, 19:43 »
BUT we are wearing leather pants.

That's right! We are! That means we're STILL cool. Hooray! The day is saved! \o/

As a true fan of my heroes I demand pics    

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #72 on: 23 Oct 2011, 19:51 »
Dave: I read your offer and just PM'd the bakers dozen about your suggestion. I have to run a few errands now but I'll be back this evening.  :)

Tabata: You really have a smiley for every occasion, don't you?  ;)
                             

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #73 on: 23 Oct 2011, 20:26 »
Tabata: You really have a smiley for every occasion, don't you?  ;)
Yes she does! I always enjoy reading her posts ;D
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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #74 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:19 »
Woah, woah, woah, thanks, everyone! I'm really happy and glad that you liked my idea and that you want it in the bake sale! However, this raises the following problem: this will definitely not be a PG-13 game, especially because of... well... you know, violence and satanism and all that good stuff that made '90s shooters so fun to play!

If this isn't a problem, then it seems...

Hell is coming to the bake sale!

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #75 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:28 »
Hell is coming to the bake sale!

Shotgun, check. Zombies, check. Pixel blood, check... INSTANT CLASSIC!

I wouldn't mind the non-PG, by the way. I worried a lot about that too. Seems the forums are mature in that respect, and you have to be a certain age to use PayPal anyway. Chances are good that most buyers have seen worse than a dismembered "Z" (even a capital one).

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Say, where do you get those sound effects?
« Last Edit: 23 Oct 2011, 22:31 by Ghost »

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #76 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:33 »
Shotgun, check. Zombies, check. Pixel blood, check... INSTANT CLASSIC!

I wouldn't mind the non-PG, by the way. I worried a lot about that too. Seems the forums are mature in that respect, and you have to be a certain age to use PayPal anyway. Chances are good that most buyers have seen worse than a dismembered "Z" (even a capital one).

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Say, where do you get those sound effects?

Hey, thanks, Ghost! I guess you're right, maybe I'm worrying too much.

The sound effects I made using a chiptune VST called "magical8bitplug" in Fruity Loops - really simple to use and sounds great. For the zombie growl, I just put in a phaser over one of those chiptune synths. The sound effects seem to be gathering quite a following, glad you like 'em ;D

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #77 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:35 »
It's like sitting in front of a 086 machine again! Now if someone comes up with a true text game, we have almost any odd genres covered. Er, not really, but you know what I mean. Diversity and such. And shotguns, naturally.

Any chance for a rocket launcher?
« Last Edit: 23 Oct 2011, 22:39 by Ghost »

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #78 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:49 »
Quick! Someone needs to come up with an old school pen and paper (and dice) game for the bake sale. We're going super old school this time!  :D
                             

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Re: The AGS Bake Sale
« Reply #79 on: 23 Oct 2011, 22:51 »
So, is it still possible for people to climb on board with this? I'm sure I've got all kinds of ideas just leaking out of various orifices.