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Saturday, 29th June 2013, 21:08

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: bad jokes

Replies: 41

Views: 8499

Re: bad jokes

What did the prism say to the light beam that ran into him?
Get bent!

What is the karate expert's favorite beverage?
Kara Tea.

Tuesday, 25th June 2013, 23:46

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Bikethreading Megashed

Replies: 32

Views: 5357

Re: Bikeshedding megathread

Can we rename the topic to "Threadshedding megabike" please. Wait, what? Clearly "Shedbiking threadmega" is a much better name. We've already derailed into bikeshedding ABOUT the thread, so it should definitely be called "Bikeshedding Metathread". I disagree. Since we ...

Tuesday, 25th June 2013, 02:45

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Remove the reaching brand.

Replies: 1

Views: 696

Remove the reaching brand.

The reaching brand is rare, so one rarely sees it, but I don't care to. It isn't "dangerous" in any way, and takes up a space which could hold another brand, while a polearm does the same thing without taking up a brand. So it's a no brainer, really -- use a polearm or a different brand. T...

Tuesday, 25th June 2013, 02:24

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Formicids (Was: Dwants)

Replies: 314

Views: 70203

Re: Dwants - Reflavour in progress

I think a portmanteau of portmanteaus is in order...
Dwansectoidling

Tuesday, 25th June 2013, 02:20

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Three most boring things in Crawl?

Replies: 108

Views: 21204

Re: Three most boring things in Crawl?

I savescummed once.
Was boring as hell.

Monday, 24th June 2013, 20:45

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Three most boring things in Crawl?

Replies: 108

Views: 21204

Re: Three most boring things in Crawl?

How can you "forget" to save?

Sunday, 23rd June 2013, 17:05

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Bikethreading Megashed

Replies: 32

Views: 5357

Re: Bikeshedding megathread

mumra wrote:"Paws of Furry"

ftfy

Sunday, 23rd June 2013, 15:12

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: SpAK Advice

Replies: 6

Views: 879

Re: SpAK Advice

I think I'll hold off. I have enough tools that killing is pretty easy, and anything I don't want to deal with I kite until I banish it.

EDIT: Update - I just read I'd a scroll of acq, and ... it gave me a quick blade :).

Sunday, 23rd June 2013, 05:07

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: SpAK Advice

Replies: 6

Views: 879

SpAK Advice

Simply put:
Should I wait until I find a quick blade to give a distortion brand, or should I use it when I can use it? It I should use it now, on what should I use it?

On a side note: to get a Lucy altar, should I just corrupt Ecumenical?

Friday, 21st June 2013, 21:57

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Best finds for someone else

Replies: 15

Views: 2459

Re: Best finds for someone else

Staff of Wucad Mu. On D:5. With a HOFi. :cry:

Friday, 21st June 2013, 21:24

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: New abyss, grab the rune

Replies: 14

Views: 2083

Re: New abyss, grab the rune

Sandman25 wrote:
tasonir wrote:So abyss:5 is the new scum location of choice? ;) Bring lots of food and mutation immunity!

Who needs food when you got mutation immunity? :)

Who needs mutation immunity when you got lots of food? :lol:

Friday, 21st June 2013, 21:20

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: weather and entertainment

Replies: 14

Views: 1812

Re: weather and entertainment

"I'm the Whether Man, not the Weather Man, for after all it's more important to know whether there will be weather than what the weather will be."

Friday, 21st June 2013, 15:40

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Three most boring things in Crawl?

Replies: 108

Views: 21204

Re: Three most boring things in Crawl?

Grimm wrote:
giygas wrote:2. Simulacra

fixed that for you


Damn neuter nouns!

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 22:47

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Three most boring things in Crawl?

Replies: 108

Views: 21204

Re: Three most boring things in Crawl?

1. Zombies
2. Simulacri
3. Spectres

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 21:29

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Proposed unrandart: Vow of Silence

Replies: 40

Views: 7186

Re: Proposed unrandart: Vow of Silence

I can draw blood without a knife or a club or an axe...just give me a paper and pencil.

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 21:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: How did you learn coding?

Replies: 27

Views: 3468

Re: How did you learn coding?

rebthor wrote:Compute!'s Gazette

Better written as Grammers!'s Gazzete; technical writers these people are not.

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 21:10

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Why a Background (Class) System?

Replies: 14

Views: 3279

Re: Why a Background (Class) System?

I wouldn't mind an additional class called "custom" or something more flavorful that let you edit everything. I don't thikn it's too likely to happen, though. What I really want, and what I consider a flaw in the background system, is that it's surprising hard to start an unarmed characte...

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 03:28

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Do the Trunk Races really fit within Crawl?

Replies: 39

Views: 8632

Re: Do the Trunk Races really fit within Crawl?

I like Gargoyles and Djinni, but I hate Lava Orcs. They really are too overpowered. I mean, free haste when you're running from something dangerous -- WTF??

Thursday, 20th June 2013, 03:23

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: How did you learn coding?

Replies: 27

Views: 3468

Re: How did you learn coding?

My advice was actually HTML+Javascript, you would struggle to make a HTML game without any Javascript, basically I have no idea what giygas was talking about but I suspect he wasn't paying attention to the rest of the discussion, well what's new? You CAN make a game with pure HTML. It just won't be...

Wednesday, 19th June 2013, 01:05

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: How did you learn coding?

Replies: 27

Views: 3468

Re: How did you learn coding?

mumra wrote:If you want easy cross-platform I advise HTML.

ftfy

Tuesday, 18th June 2013, 00:21

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: How did you learn coding?

Replies: 27

Views: 3468

Re: How did you learn coding?

I started with Visual Basic. :?

I now use C++ and Perl, and I'm never going back.

Monday, 17th June 2013, 02:56

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: What do you play if you want to end a losing streak?

Replies: 7

Views: 1038

Re: What do you play if you want to end a losing streak?

a.k.a. What are the Easiest Combos Thread HOHe is really hilarious, and so is TrHe. If you can't win a three-rune game with one, you need to abandon Crawl and play a shitty Final Fantasy game or something instead. MiBe is of course a very basic one (though blue dudes said HOBe is even easier), as w...

Monday, 17th June 2013, 02:48

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: weather and entertainment

Replies: 14

Views: 1812

Re: weather and entertainment

And in other news -- oh, nevermind, it's just Sigmund again.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 20:15

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Proposal: Xom's Anthology of Talent : Chaos Magic Spellbook

Replies: 43

Views: 10360

Re: Proposal: Xom's Anthology of Talent : Chaos Magic Spellb

XuaXua wrote:Could even call it "Unnerfed Tornado".

NO.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 17:29

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Give reaver his color

Replies: 76

Views: 14293

Re: Give reaver his color

Giygas refers to himself in the third person too.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 16:43

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: What do you play if you want to end a losing streak?

Replies: 7

Views: 1038

What do you play if you want to end a losing streak?

For me, it's CeHu, DjFE, LOFi, and DEFE. Yes, I realize two of those are new species. I just find LO and Dj to be very, very easy.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 16:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: 711 HP.

Replies: 10

Views: 1670

Re: 711 HP.

minmay wrote:i dont think ive ever had a dream involving an elf that wasnt at least partly dressed actually (and she really isn't all that sexy either)

:shock: You need to get out more.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 16:12

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Give reaver his color

Replies: 76

Views: 14293

Re: Give reaver his color

Grimm wrote:I consider you a "Post Punker".

That too.

On a side note, what happened to minmay, he seems to have been demoted from his blue name.

Sunday, 16th June 2013, 16:11

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Casual Fork Idea

Replies: 3

Views: 729

Re: Casual Fork Idea

No! I want a meta-roguelike. One in which you control a character who is playing a roguelike.

Saturday, 15th June 2013, 04:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Give reaver his color

Replies: 76

Views: 14293

Re: Give reaver his color

I consider myself more of a "Thread Thrasher" :lol:.

Saturday, 15th June 2013, 04:28

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Why is "glowing ring mail" always +0, cursed?

Replies: 7

Views: 1611

Re: Why is "glowing ring mail" always +0, cursed?

Of course, there's always
  Code:
disable_dpegs_commits = true

Friday, 14th June 2013, 01:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Give reaver his color

Replies: 76

Views: 14293

Re: Give reaver his color

Confidence Interval wrote:Agreed. I like the brown.
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Naw, magenta is awesome. I want a magenta name.

Friday, 14th June 2013, 00:00

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Are twelwe and minmay the same person?

Replies: 17

Views: 2959

Re: Are twelwe and minmay the same person?

Are Giygas and Hyperbolic the same person?

Tuesday, 11th June 2013, 00:54

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Replies: 21

Views: 4632

Re: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Doesn't "hellfire immunity" mean "total fire immunity", meaning that even firestorm can barely scratch your skin? This is correct. I just used wiz mode to make a djinn with fire storm and max skills. When it cast fire storm right over its head, the EP cost to cast the spell was ...

Monday, 10th June 2013, 03:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Replies: 21

Views: 4632

Re: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

And if you think Djinn are overpowered, try getting a DjWz off of D:1. Tried this. Didn't think it was too difficult. My first one splatted in Lair:2, but my second died in D:3. I think that this is an unfair analogy, however. This is like saying "If you think Spriggans are overpowered, try ge...

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 18:51

Forum: Technical Support

Topic: Mac OS X Download doesn't work

Replies: 7

Views: 1808

Re: Mac OS X Download doesn't work

Whenever whoever's supposed to be maintaing that stuff gets off their duff.

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 18:33

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Implementation of a jump attack ability

Replies: 52

Views: 14852

Re: Implementation of a jump attack ability

Seems to me like Dredmor, Clockwork Knights. But I'll give it a shot anyway. EDIT: Shouldn't have it's own buff; should be a breath or exh attack. EDIT2: This is a weird question, but how exactly is this supposed to work in the first place? I can only jump one tile, and if something is there, it won...

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 18:23

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Vim development

Replies: 7

Views: 1059

Re: Vim development

dpeg wrote:I have no idea what you're talking about: I drew all my vaults in Notepad!

Real men draw vaults in MS Word, in either of these two fonts:

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 16:50

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Vim development

Replies: 7

Views: 1059

Re: Vim development

nicolae wrote:the crawl devs unanimously support emacs, begone heretic


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Sunday, 9th June 2013, 16:45

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Replies: 21

Views: 4632

Re: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Magipi wrote:
giygas wrote:I mean, come on. It's basically a mummy, but better.

If it is better than a mummy, it is not necessarily overpowered or even strong :D


I consider the lack of a hunger cost for mummies to be a major buff, at least for a three runer.

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 04:29

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I need some Xom effects...

Replies: 22

Views: 3621

Re: I need some Xom effects...

Why do people think you need to grind in Pokemon? A little part of me died when I read this question. Pokemon is about the grindiest game out there. Whenever I played pokemon, I would have, at the end of the game, a level seventy-some starter, and a bunch of freshly caught pokes from the area befor...

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 04:10

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Replies: 21

Views: 4632

Re: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

You're actually sort of late to the party That figures. The person with the Debian daily builds needs to get their act together, or cron job everything. When I realized that the new species were supposed to be in trunk, I forced myself to compile from source. I hate that though; I like everything t...

Sunday, 9th June 2013, 01:36

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

Replies: 21

Views: 4632

Is it just me, or are Djinn insanely overpowered?

I mean, come on. It's basically a mummy, but better. The essence system is not bad at all (though the double MP cost is stupid), and hellfire resistance is just overpowered, any which way you look at it. rC- isn't any kind of a problem; i rarely see it anyway. Who would honestly want to play a mummy...

Saturday, 8th June 2013, 05:14

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Well, I finally decided to get an account

Replies: 14

Views: 1813

Re: Well, I finally decided to get an account

Mankeli wrote:some crazy nutjobs running loose

Say what?

Tuesday, 28th May 2013, 02:34

Forum: Coding

Topic: Bug in v.12

Replies: 3

Views: 1065

Re: Bug in v.12

supposedly "bug free" haha, that's funny. We certainly never claimed anything like that! Stable has hopefully less bugs than trunk, but it's not exactly bug free. Anyway, this forum is for discussing coding issues, please, report bugs here . Trunk isn't buggy at all though. Bugs are thank...

Tuesday, 28th May 2013, 02:32

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: What the Knowledge Bots don't tell you:

Replies: 5

Views: 1953

Re: What the Knowledge Bots don't tell you:

Provided you stay away from him, yes. Oh and that you have rElec too, he is a titan afterall. IMO, you don't need rElec even; just keep up the Flight and DMSL spells and hover over the water, maybe summon a demonic horde to hold him back, and let Fire Storm do the rest. Though I suppose it's better...

Tuesday, 28th May 2013, 02:15

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Forest redux monster balancing (or other Forest matters)

Replies: 78

Views: 15140

Re: Forest redux monster balancing (or other Forest matters)

We have a lot of experimental works in progress that could use testing, and something I had considered was assembling an "experimental" branch to be placed on some servers with many of these things so that they can all be tested at once. Since I'm not a server admin, that would take some ...

Saturday, 25th May 2013, 16:37

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: What the Knowledge Bots don't tell you:

Replies: 5

Views: 1953

Re: What the Knowledge Bots don't tell you:

Luckily, Antaeus is a bit of a pushover anyway with any caster; since his attacks are pretty easy to survive with rCold, you can wear him down gradually. I find Asmodeus with his hellfire most ... irritating.

Saturday, 25th May 2013, 16:34

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Best monospaced font?

Replies: 5

Views: 1459

Re: Best monospaced font?

Consolas

Saturday, 25th May 2013, 01:09

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: [sugg] rescale claws for stabbing based on species size

Replies: 21

Views: 4197

Re: [sugg] rescale claws for stabbing based on species size

Davion Fuxa wrote:This seems like a good idea, but maybe just to simplify things - make it so any Unarmed Combat Strike counts for a Full Stabbing Bonus. This would be with Claws or without any Claws; though stabbing chance could be effected by size.


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