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Monday, 28th January 2013, 23:26

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: @Grimm

Replies: 11

Views: 1041

Re: @Grimm

Stormfox wrote:... The G is a shining eye.


Pacra wrote:bye I guess


-.-...Guess on... -.-

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgifFdi8 ... r_embedded

Friday, 25th January 2013, 22:53

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: @Grimm

Replies: 11

Views: 1041

Re: @Grimm

I thought a little longer about this 'affair', and I have come to the conclusion, that the best solution is to ban me from this board.
Best solution for all.
Lebewohl DCSS Tavern.

Friday, 25th January 2013, 21:54

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: @Grimm

Replies: 11

Views: 1041

@Grimm

Topic locked temporarily till the mods have a discussion. Mychaelh, politics of any kind is verboten on this forum, and you seem prepared to harp on a particularly controversial theme. Please think carefully about whether you want to continue being a member of this forum. I am aware that you might ...

Tuesday, 22nd January 2013, 10:51

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

It Belongs in an Ancient Ruin has to be mentioned in this thread: http://itbelongsinanancientruin.com/res/thumbnail-1.png Travel to museums around the world, defeat formidable defenses, steal the artifact, and return it to the ancient ruin from whence it came in this action-packed retro platformer!...

Thursday, 17th January 2013, 20:54

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: proposal for reassigning ascii codes

Replies: 11

Views: 1149

Re: proposal for reassigning ascii codes

-> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mosaik

Yeah, I know... Necro-thread.
But Yredelemnul commanded.

Thursday, 17th January 2013, 19:24

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

... Laos Quest ... Is that like Spelunky? My opinion: Laos Quest is an evolved Rick Dangerous . (THE archetypal 'try&error'-Jump&Run with an "Indiana Jones"-theme -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rick_Dangerous) Spelunky is Rick Dangerous (more or less...) - transformed into a 'rog...

Thursday, 17th January 2013, 13:40

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Swords and Sorcery – Underworld is another retro Dungeon Crawl and on sale for $4.95 till 01/27/13:

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Swords and Sorcery – Underworld

Link:
http://www.olderbytes.com/

Thursday, 17th January 2013, 10:29

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Another outstanding freeware classic (the ultimate Turrican -like): http://turrican.gamevoice.de/hurrican_site/screenshots/148_600.jpg Hurrican Homepage: http://turrican.gamevoice.de/hurrican_site/ Download: http://download.chip.eu/en/Hurrican-1.0.0.4_138865.html Turrican was the better Metroid -clo...

Wednesday, 16th January 2013, 17:11

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

A new one from the brilliant Locomalito: http://www.locomalito.com/maldita_castilla.php Indeed, a nice Ghosts 'n Goblins -like. Thank you for that. Here something similar, but more like Rick Dangerous . http://s2.postimage.org/kaes7sfx5/laosquest.jpg Laos Quest Review: http://sandbox.yoyogames.com/...

Thursday, 27th December 2012, 10:52

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Grimoire: Heralds of the Winged Exemplar

Replies: 32

Views: 4957

Re: Grimoire: Heralds of the Winged Exemplar

So, I looked into this in the last days and ... wow! If this is an internet fake, it would be the best since a long time. But seems all true - a Sir-Tech renegade trying to pawn Wizardry VII !!! I'm really thinking now about to invest a little sum for a pledge. http://www.gameranx.com/img/12-Oct/gri...

Wednesday, 19th December 2012, 21:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Ascii Dreams Roguelike of the Year 2012

Replies: 11

Views: 975

Re: Ascii Dreams Roguelike of the Year 2012

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St. Boob converting from ToME to DCSS at Mühlhausen/Thuringia in 1518AD.

Wednesday, 19th December 2012, 07:27

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Ascii Dreams Roguelike of the Year 2012

Replies: 11

Views: 975

Re: Ascii Dreams Roguelike of the Year 2012

TehDruid wrote:...ToME, neat. :P


Bloax wrote:... ToME,...


Seems like this year the thing is boiling over right at the start... :)

@Grimm: try to reduce your browser font size?

Tuesday, 18th December 2012, 00:01

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

ClawlessVictory wrote:... Realms of Arkania


That series is another hardcore classic. The best when it's comes to a true pen&paper system simulated on computer. One could actually call it a 'CRPS' - 'Computer Role Playing Simulation'.
Also the new Drakensang games are worth a look.

Monday, 17th December 2012, 23:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

It's a one-man project and has giant persistent dungeon like demise. It's the most 'demise-like' of the indie dungeon crawls that I know of. But demise is far more evolved. Think Demise like DCSS and DarkLight like maybe Vanilla Angbang. Demise 'auto'-combat is far better for this kind of gameplay t...

Monday, 17th December 2012, 18:06

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Also, TOTALLY obsessed with Deimse - Ascension right now. http://darklightdungeon.com/Images/HQDDEVR.png DarkLight Dungeon Eternity is another hack&slash time-sinker like Demise. -> http://www.darklightdungeon.com/ But most genial 'long play time' dungeon crawler is Wizardry IV - Return of Werd...

Monday, 17th December 2012, 17:38

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Oubliettelikes?

Replies: 11

Views: 4750

Re: Oubliettelikes?

"Seduce"? What sort of dungeon is that? I don't know but I'd like to know more. Sounds like it might be a pleasant change from being chopped in half with a scythe by some guy called Sigmund. That was the age, when female characters still had their own 'options' in turn based combat rounds...

Monday, 17th December 2012, 11:18

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Zicher wrote:...Triple bonus points for this being a Czech game, makes me proud :).


They are working on part 2:

http://www.say-realm.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=35

Monday, 17th December 2012, 11:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

I love how these games are getting "popular" again. I really hope GOG eventually puts all of the old Wizardry games up for download. Best way to play Wizardry I-III nowadays on PC: http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-EtU4H4e_rB4/Tutn4iesQqI/AAAAAAAAATE/hJZesD-FfEc/s1600/Wizardry+I-II-III+-+Story+of...

Sunday, 16th December 2012, 18:58

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Something obscure:

Finally, the veil on the mysterious two decade old vaporware known as Grimoire is lifted! All the important questions are answered at last!


-> http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... DyXSCd2Lp0

Sunday, 16th December 2012, 18:18

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

Cardhalia Cardhalia is a grid-based dungeon game we created quite a long time ago now. As the game was very successful in those times in Czech Republic, we were asked to create an English version so it can be played by people who don’t know the Czech language. We decided to proceed this idea and ho...

Sunday, 9th December 2012, 08:40

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Good computer games?

Replies: 166

Views: 24666

Re: Good computer games?

... I'm looking for obscure gems on which you stumble upon only by chance . Maybe you know something that I don't know. Also, I don't care if the game is in Alpha or Beta or finished . Great indie games are appreciated most. I'm looking for any sort of games that go by one or more of the following ...

Saturday, 8th September 2012, 15:13

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: I strayed to Diablo 3 for a bit...

Replies: 40

Views: 2761

Re: I strayed to Diablo 3 for a bit...

I even never liked Diablo I back in the days, much less bought Diablo III. But for some reasons I like to play Drakensang online in the "no, I don't will pay a single fucking Cent for this shit" 'hardcore' mode. :) http://images.bbgsite.com/news/2012/04/24/drakensangonlinekeyfeatures.jpg h...

Friday, 8th June 2012, 20:21

Forum: Contributions

Topic: Tile contributions...

Replies: 177

Views: 28054

Re: Tile contributions...

Like a (nice)... dagger.

Wednesday, 6th June 2012, 10:18

Forum: Contributions

Topic: New eveningstar tiles

Replies: 20

Views: 2461

New eveningstar tiles

The tile of eveningstar differs from morningstar also only by color.
A new one with longer spikes would not be bad.

Tuesday, 5th June 2012, 21:36

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Idea on differentiating weapons & armour

Replies: 8

Views: 530

Re: Idea on differentiating weapons & armour

Damage type of weapons could be used to make undeads more interesting. (blunt damage better against skeletons / sharp damage better against zombies).

Tuesday, 5th June 2012, 21:04

Forum: Contributions

Topic: Tile contributions...

Replies: 177

Views: 28054

Re: Tile contributions...

The battleaxe has higher base damage than the broadaxe (17 as against 14), so it needs to look badasser than it. Two-bladed head (battle axe) vs one-bladed head+spike (broadaxe) looks 'badasser' to me. One-bladed head+spike (broadaxe) looks 'badasser' than one-bladed head (war axe). I really can't ...

Tuesday, 5th June 2012, 16:20

Forum: Contributions

Topic: Tile contributions...

Replies: 177

Views: 28054

Re: Tile contributions...

The shadow implements a little '3d-space' to the '2d-look'.
I'm not so sure, if it would look better without.

Tuesday, 5th June 2012, 15:47

Forum: Contributions

Topic: Tile contributions...

Replies: 177

Views: 28054

Re: Tile contributions...

I like your tiles too. The broad axe should look badass. The battleaxe is just the heavy, two-headed and exclusively two-handed version of it. (at least that I had in mind when I made the new item descriptions for it, which are in trunk now.) The quick blade is the fastest weapon in the game and sel...

Tuesday, 3rd April 2012, 14:44

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Legend of Grimrock now available for pre-order

Replies: 6

Views: 675

Re: Legend of Grimrock now available for pre-order

Sadly 1st of April is already gone, so I DON'T claim that the Grimrock-devs decided in the last moment to cut all difficult levels beside the 'hardcore old-school mode', which will look like this: http://personal.inet.fi/koti/sol/log_c64.png -> http://www.grimrock.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=...

Tuesday, 27th March 2012, 15:06

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Legend of Grimrock now available for pre-order

Replies: 6

Views: 675

Legend of Grimrock now available for pre-order

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Legend of Grimrock is now available for pre-order at 20% off ($11.99 USD):
http://www.grimrock.net/

Sunday, 18th March 2012, 14:19

Forum: Contributions

Topic: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

Replies: 382

Views: 52942

Re: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

More suggestions for possible renaming of Book of Annihilations to bring it in line with Necronomicon and Grand Grimoire: Grimorium Verum Dr. Fausts Höllenzwang Heptameron Lemegeton Ars Notoria Sepher Raziel HaMalach Sworn Book of Honorius Buch Abramelin Galdrabok Arcanum Experimentia praetiosum goo...

Saturday, 3rd March 2012, 06:15

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: 0.10 awesomeness

Replies: 5

Views: 386

Re: 0.10 awesomeness

New Monster descriptions and quotations.

Saturday, 11th February 2012, 06:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Other Roguelikes You Enjoy?

Replies: 80

Views: 13270

DarkLight Dungeon Eternity

Played this now for hours non-stop in 'Old School'-difficulty level and can say this one is very good and evolved. It's an 'Hack&Slay' 3-d Dungeon Crawler like Demise (think Wizardry/Bard's Tale meets Diablo). ZoellerSoft is excited to announce the February 9th, 2012 release of DarkLight Dungeon...

Tuesday, 7th February 2012, 11:47

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Which version do you play? Tiles or Console/ASCII

Replies: 21

Views: 1929

Re: Which version do you play? Tiles or Console/ASCII

Tiles during waxing moon, ASCII when the moon is waning.

Thursday, 2nd February 2012, 10:35

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Other Roguelikes You Enjoy?

Replies: 80

Views: 13270

Re: Other Roguelikes You Enjoy?

My Angband variant of choice is OAngband: http://www.thangorodrim.net/oangband.html IVAN, Incursion was already mentioned in this thread, ADOM also should. Lost Labyrinth is good too (there are two different versions of it). About "Demise - Rise of the Ku'tan" I made a whole 'Oubliettelike...

Wednesday, 1st February 2012, 17:18

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Oubliettelikes?

Replies: 11

Views: 4750

Re: Oubliettelikes?

Saturday, 28th January 2012, 22:33

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Oubliettelikes?

Replies: 11

Views: 4750

Re: Oubliettelikes?

Mordor -The Depths of Dejenol counts 100%. Mordor was a 'wild copy&paste' from Avatar and this was more or less Oubliette. In post above I linked some blog entry, which explains this. Oubliette (1977): http://www.mobygames.com/images/shots/l/34964-oubliette-dos-screenshot-exploring-the-dungeons-...

Saturday, 28th January 2012, 12:06

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Oubliettelikes?

Replies: 11

Views: 4750

Re: Oubliettelikes?

Well, Demise was a commercial flop. But the Box illustration was state of the art for it's time:

http://www.listal.com/list/covers-by-boris-vallejo

Thursday, 26th January 2012, 09:11

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: Oubliettelikes?

Replies: 11

Views: 4750

Oubliettelikes?

In this thread you can get some basic information about 'Oubliettelikes'-games, if you care to read on: ++++ The dungeon crawler game "Oubliette" (French word for 'dungeon') was first released on the PLATO system on November 18, 1977. It was later ported to the PC platform in 1983. Oubliet...

Sunday, 1st January 2012, 10:49

Forum: Dungeon Crawling Advice

Topic: Alternatives to Wizard

Replies: 19

Views: 3033

Re: Alternatives to Wizard

I made altar descriptions for the DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce. The idea I have for these descriptions, is to give a basic general idea and condensed subsumption about the in-game 'play-style' of each god. Here are the descriptions I made for the main magic-gods: A basalt altar of Yredelemnul An ...

Thursday, 29th December 2011, 14:42

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: [Forum Game] Let's Make A Story

Replies: 198

Views: 10529

Re: [Forum Game] Let's Make A Story

...as he realises that 'Nietsche' is not 'Nietzsche' ....

Wednesday, 28th December 2011, 08:46

Forum: Contributions

Topic: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

Replies: 382

Views: 52942

Re: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

I added more descriptions for altars, traps, stairs, hatches etc. Also, I would like to know, how much in-game space is there for the quotations texts (spaces in row and lines)? How about special letters? There are Japanese characters in the quotation for giant spiked club and in the quotation I've ...

Saturday, 24th December 2011, 07:58

Forum: Contributions

Topic: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

Replies: 382

Views: 52942

Re: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

Lapis lazuli is very good, I will change it to that.

@ cerebovssquire: There are no branch descriptions in the spreadsheet. Maybe make a note on Mantis about the pademonium runes?

Monday, 19th December 2011, 14:55

Forum: Crazy Yiuf's Corner

Topic: AD:RotY 2011

Replies: 6

Views: 858

Re: AD:RotY 2011

It's more about to promote roguelikes, not really which is the best. So including DoD in the list, had at least the effect to get a review by nosrepemos. I would not care to much about the vote numbers. ToME will win, like last year. I voted for Crawl and JADE.

Sunday, 18th December 2011, 14:16

Forum: Contributions

Topic: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

Replies: 382

Views: 52942

Re: DCSS Text Improvement Taskforce

I considered Roderic's and Blade's point and made a new altar desc. for Vehumet: A radiant altar of Vehumet A shrine made out of red marble, ablaze in lights from within, promising great destructive powers. It houses an altar dedicated to Vehumet the Battlemage and is open for all, who want to follo...

Saturday, 17th December 2011, 11:20

Forum: Game Design Discussion

Topic: Loading screen requests

Replies: 12

Views: 1707

Re: Loading screen requests

I would like to see a Naga.
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