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by pacman000
February 17th, 2018, 8:35 am
Forum: Modern Gaming
Topic: Governments do not like loot boxes!
Replies: 16
Views: 262

Re: Governments do not like loot boxes!

Remember, till the 70's New York banned pinball!
by pacman000
February 16th, 2018, 6:45 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Google removes 'save image'
Replies: 9
Views: 166

Re: Google removes 'save image'

Problem is a scraper, like Recycled Games, is most likely not using copy/paste; he using a scraper program. And the guy posting to Racket Boy was just rewriting reviews really badly. Disabling text highlighting is unlikely to hurt those people, and it does hurt users. I'm not the only person who dis...
by pacman000
February 16th, 2018, 3:56 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Google removes 'save image'
Replies: 9
Views: 166

Re: Google removes 'save image'

Gigablast recently brought back their image search option, and Yandex has image searching, I think. Bit tired of Google's near monopoly status, so I try to use another engine before them. Also, Google's advanced search options work really poorly, often ignoring part of my query in favor of a more ge...
by pacman000
February 16th, 2018, 2:21 pm
Forum: Video Games General
Topic: Glossary Needs An Update
Replies: 2
Views: 64

Re: Glossary Needs An Update

It looks good. Include a bit of VR's history; it's not a new concept. A few other missing terms are:

DLC
Loot Box
Pay to Play
Pay to Win
Freemium
by pacman000
February 16th, 2018, 2:14 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Playstation One: Jewel or long boxes?
Replies: 11
Views: 285

Re: Playstation One: Jewel or long boxes?

Found a long box game recently. Bought it for the novelty. I like jewel cases, but they're so fragile. Many of the ones I've got are cracked, and the hinges have snapped off. The long boxes seem much more durable; they feel like a DVD case. If the long box proves to be as durable as it seems I'm vot...
by pacman000
February 15th, 2018, 2:43 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1403

Re: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CVSxSGHHIg

I didn't know a 747 could land itself...
by pacman000
February 15th, 2018, 11:13 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1403

Re: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread

The Chance Toboggan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEFCKkcl6e8

A fairly rare 70's roller coaster, designed for carnivals. Makes me dizzy just looking at it.
by pacman000
February 15th, 2018, 11:05 am
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Superhero shows on Hulu?
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: Superhero shows on Hulu?

DaHeckIzDat wrote:I've already got quite a few names picked out, and some interesting powers to go with them.
Those are cool sounding characters. I detect a hint of camp. How serious will this be? 60's Batman? 70's Superman? 89's Batman?
by pacman000
February 14th, 2018, 4:11 pm
Forum: Classic Gaming
Topic: Framemeister Review
Replies: 8
Views: 236

Re: Framemeister Review

Buy an old-enough hunk of junk & it'll cease to look out of place: http://antiqueradios.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=213860 http://www.antiqueradios.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=117925 https://www.rcvintage.com/?name=SONY-CONSOLE-TV&product=1030332753 ;) Wow, the only system I can see u...
by pacman000
February 14th, 2018, 3:26 pm
Forum: Other Media
Topic: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1403

Re: Fun/Cool/Interesting Videos Thread


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