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master_learn
master_learn


Legendary Hero
walking to the library
posted February 06, 2018 08:15 PM

How do you feel now,marrkkur?
Nice to see you again active and sharing your wisdom with us!
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Galaad
Galaad

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Li mort as morz, li vif as vis
posted February 07, 2018 12:56 AM

Considering this thread had +1600 views 3 days after its creation, that there has been 200 registrations since christmas, on top of regular modding activity, forum is not going that bad.
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fred79
fred79


Responsible
Undefeatable Hero
SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 01:28 AM

from a modding standpoint alone, more than 300 people have downloaded my patch(and that's just one version). keeping in mind that not everyone has my patch even installed(as you can see from many a query here), those are pretty good numbers for any forum to stay alive. even if they're not posting and creating activity, they're still present.

now, comparing hc to 4chan, one could get the impression that this place is dead because of how slow it moves; but that's only because 4chan(especially /b) moves at breakneck speed. from the pov of speed, 4chan is like a cheetah, while hc is like a tortoise. but tortoises can live for more than 100 years.

hc lives on even without val's presence, and val's not pulling the plug anytime soon regardless. the only way i see hc going down, is if it's a physical issue with the servers/harddrive/internet, or if new zealand is destroyed by whatever.

the series will always stay alive as long as people are interested in homm games(or in modding them). i mean, look at chess, or the boardgame "risk". they've been around since forever(i'm not doing any research on that, lol), and people still play them.

tl,dr; if val/new zealand/the internet/people are still around, hc will still be around.

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markkur
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Once upon a time
posted February 07, 2018 02:57 AM

master_learn said:
How do you feel now,marrkkur?
Nice to see you again active and sharing your wisdom with us!

Hey man...long time since we typed. I hope you are very well.

Wisdom? Thanks but it is actually a great deal of care, mixed in with lots of good & bad experience - Doesn't make an old mage always right but 6 decades+ should give any one of us a little insight? No Pride, just Love.

pain is no longer purple it's looking more like black. I'll avoid describing how hard a day can be but I am thankful I have a strong Spirit. Honestly, I would never have chosen this path but also just as truthfully...I would never trade it now.

iirc, You ended your modding efforts a while back? Doing any thing since?

Good to see you too.
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Neraus
Neraus


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Pizza Nazi
posted February 07, 2018 03:21 PM

I find it funny that now somebody is posting fishy links throughout the place.


The forum seems active enough from the outside it seems.
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fred79
fred79


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SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 03:39 PM

those are the bots. they've become self-aware. i know because they told me.

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Neraus
Neraus


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Pizza Nazi
posted February 07, 2018 03:55 PM

Do you hear voices in your head?
Do they counsel you and understand?
Do they talk to you?
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fred79
fred79


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SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 04:37 PM

they told me that anyone who doesn't put pineapple on pizza is NOT to be trusted.

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Neraus
Neraus


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Pizza Nazi
posted February 07, 2018 05:33 PM

Why should I trust someone who doesn't put caponata in his burger?
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fred79
fred79


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SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 05:38 PM

caponata? give me the lowdown, charlie brown.

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Neraus
Neraus


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Pizza Nazi
posted February 07, 2018 06:01 PM

A caponata is a dish made of: aubergines, bell peppers, onions, capers, olives with a coating of oil and tomato sauce.

And a burger with caponata is probably one of the greatest things that could come from a fusion dish, before that I regarded fusion food as an hipster thing that wouldn't taste well, I changed my mind after that fateful day...
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artu
artu


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My BS sensor is tingling again
posted February 07, 2018 06:07 PM

I don't like fusion food if things are too forced just for the sake of fusing but there are indeed very good examples. You can think of it this way, all cuisine is fusion in the long run, they are just fusion that stood the test of time.
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fred79
fred79


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SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 06:16 PM

Neraus said:
A caponata is a dish made of: aubergines, bell peppers, onions, capers, olives with a coating of oil and tomato sauce.

And a burger with caponata is probably one of the greatest things that could come from a fusion dish, before that I regarded fusion food as an hipster thing that wouldn't taste well, I changed my mind after that fateful day...


after googling wtf aubergines were, it sounds like it would be decent, if you were to get rid of the olives. i hate olives.








maybe in exchange for olives, i could use pineapple









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Neraus
Neraus


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Pizza Nazi
posted February 07, 2018 06:20 PM

I was going to answer angrily at the suggestion, then I considered that it would actually ruin the taste for real.

Pineapple is too sour and sweet and too fruity to mesh well with the good homely bittersweet caponata.
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Doomforge
Doomforge


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Retired Hero
posted February 07, 2018 06:21 PM

Remember, newbies. It's not a race, it's a marathon.


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fred79
fred79


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SCOURGE OF THE H-SEA
posted February 07, 2018 06:24 PM
Edited by fred79 at 18:25, 07 Feb 2018.

@ neraus: i know, i was just being an ass.


i'm not particularly fond of eggplant, to be honest. green peppers, for some reason, upset my stomach. but i can eat yellow, red, and jalapeno's without an issue. go fig.

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Keksimaton
Keksimaton


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Talk to the hand
posted February 07, 2018 11:36 PM

I think it all went downhill after I stopped posting.

5 or so years ago.

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Elvin
Elvin


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What if Elvin was female?
posted February 08, 2018 05:53 AM

markkur said:
pain is no longer purple it's looking more like black.

Oh my God. You have a black dragon infestation, someone call a dragon slayer!



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Geny
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What if Elvin was female?
posted February 08, 2018 07:23 AM

Wrong picture.


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Geny
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What if Elvin was female?
posted February 08, 2018 07:24 AM

Also, hey keksi. Are you here for the new dank RP?
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