Re: hi

  • From: Ryan Williams <ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:31:40 +0200

I'd love to read the book. Haven't watched the movie, but I think I should
do that first. I tend to nitpick if I read the book first.


On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 1:30 PM, Stephen Scheidel <gieroadsteve@xxxxxxxxx>wrote:

> I can imagine enders is a good read but I agree with my mystery
> compadres on the movie being pretty lame.
>
> On 26/02/2014, Ryan Williams <ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > You did. It's called Starship Troopers. Minus the little kids.
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 12:27 PM, lindsey kiviets
> > <lindseyak@xxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
> >
> >> I would watch that
> >>
> >> ------------------------------
> >> From: alasdair.donaldson@xxxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: RE: hi
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:25:47 +0000
> >>
> >>
> >>  Have the little kids fight be big ass bug aliens? Sure, that makes good
> >> sense. Maybe you should write screen plays.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> *From:* cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> [mailto:cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> >> *On Behalf Of *lindsey kiviets
> >> *Sent:* 26 February 2014 12:22 PM
> >> *To:* cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> *Subject:* RE: hi
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> I liked that we are the ones attacking the aliens, but other than that I
> >> dunno.
> >>
> >> maybe I would've liked them to physically fight the aliens.
> >>
> >> I just think its a kuk story, and the only thing that prevented it from
> >> going straight to video is Harrison ford and Ben kingsley putting their
> >> name on it.
> >>
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> From: alasdair.donaldson@xxxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: RE: hi
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:08:05 +0000
> >>
> >> What were you looking for out of the film? While I wish they'd kept
> other
> >> stuff from the book, I liked the film.
> >>
> >> Just feeding the trolls here...
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> @Kahn - I want to run Stone Vigil and Darkhold. Don't remember them at
> >> all, so the runs may be...interesting.
> >>
> >> Running back and forth really does help avoid the Chimera's breath.
> >> Another guy told me to do against the Brayflox poison dragon.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> *From:* cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> [mailto:cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx<cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>]
> >> *On Behalf Of *lindsey kiviets
> >> *Sent:* 26 February 2014 12:02 PM
> >> *To:* cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> *Subject:* RE: hi
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> he took a chance , he didn't know it would work. he didn't know how many
> >> queens there was.
> >>
> >> it was blind luck. this movie is kuk
> >>
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> From: alasdair.donaldson@xxxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: RE: hi
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:59:17 +0000
> >>
> >> It wasn't just luck. Both Ender and Mazer Rackham were able to see
> >> through
> >> the swarm of ships and detect that they're following a pattern with the
> >> Queen ship at the centre.
> >>
> >> This was explained in the film as well.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> *From:* cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> [mailto:cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx<cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>]
> >> *On Behalf Of *lindsey kiviets
> >> *Sent:* 26 February 2014 11:51 AM
> >> *To:* cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> *Subject:* RE: hi
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> im glad I never went to the cinema to watch that kuk.
> >>
> >> @gb. well done on your synopsis of the movie. well said.
> >>
> >> ender makes the earth beat the aliens so bad. WTF, we lost , 10 million
> >> people died, its just by luck that fkn ben kingsley found the queen.
> >> otherwise we would've been dead. kuk movie.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:39:44 +0200
> >> Subject: Re: hi
> >> From: sigma.g19@xxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>
> >> Haha, I didn't like the film, Ben. I was in the cinema, waiting for it
> to
> >> end. Felt like torture.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 10:55 AM, Wynand-Ben <paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>  I dont even...
> >>
> >>
> >> Maybe LB hijacked his e-mail?
> >>
> >> That or somebody else has stooped to new all time low
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:50:22 +0200
> >> Subject: RE: hi
> >> From: sigma.g19@xxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Enders Game is horrible and filled with fail. What the hell?
> >>
> >> "Oh, look at me, I'm a kid with brilliant strategic ability and shit.
> >> Lets
> >> fly around and play laser tag. Ohh, lets play StarCraft 3D... oh... I
> >> killed everyone in my army to commit genocide. He don't know. Now you
> >> now.
> >> Lets save alien eggs now."
> >>
> >> Glad when he killed that short guy though, that was fun.
> >>
> >> On 26 Feb 2014 10:10, "Wynand-Ben" <paashaasggx@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >>  Enders was good.  Just wish it was longer.
> >>
> >> Fuck you LB
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> From: lindseyak@xxxxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Subject: RE: hi
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 05:23:55 +0000
> >>
> >> Enders game, whata kuk movie. full of kuk.
> >>
> >> @di, goodstuff on d3. will download it soon.
> >>
> >> @iltirt, first 10 seconds of s2 of magi will blow your mind. This is gna
> >> be good.
> >>
> >>  ------------------------------
> >>
> >> Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 03:43:57 +0200
> >> Subject: Re: hi
> >> From: ilitirit@xxxxxxxxx
> >> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>
> >> This set was waaaaaay back.  Notice how many times Daigo dropped DP
> FADC.
> >> Noone really knew how to play SFVI back then.  The next time the during
> >> the
> >> concept matches Daigo raped him.  Inoue is a good friend of Daigo.  He
> >> used
> >> to run (or maybe still does) run an  arcade called "Game Inn Sakura".
> >> Hence Daigo's online name "gameinn".  He said he got the XBL account
> from
> >> a
> >> friend of his (most probably Inoue).
> >>
> >> Back in those days, noone knew how to really "play" the game.  No knock
> >> down setups.  No Sagat or Akuma or Seth or Cammy dominance.  Just pure
> DF
> >> and random Ultras.  Once people learned how to play the game it was a
> >> very
> >> different story.
> >>
> >> Here you can see Daigo vs Inoue once the metagame was kinda figured out:
> >> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmN_77k5OA4
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 11:25 PM, Grei Botes <sigma.g19@xxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>  Is it just me... or does Vanilla SF look... faster?
> >>
> >> http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=oWAPsF738N8
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 7:16 PM, Manase Zote <bmlzote@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >> Sell out...
> >>
> >> On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 7:13 PM, Grei Botes <sigma.g19@xxxxxxxxx>
> wrote:
> >> > I feel bad about this. I've dedicated too much time playing AE and no
> >> time
> >> > playing KOF. LOL.
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 1:30 PM, Ryan Williams <ryan820509@xxxxxxxxx>
> >> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> SF is always a given. Consistently the most popular FG at CTS events.
> >> >> Usually attracts players from all over (East London, JHB, etc). I'm
> >> >> not
> >> sure
> >> >> if Tekken and Mahvel will perform as well as they did before, but
> we'd
> >> >> probably have to go with those. I think we dropped KOF because there
> >> just
> >> >> wasn't enough interest the last time around (a damn shame too,
> >> considering
> >> >> that all of the players are really talented). Injustice might pull
> >> numbers,
> >> >> but there aren't that many of us that own the game. MK is dead (The
> >> >> Bridgetown guys still play it, I think, but that's it).
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 1:21 PM, Donaldson, Alasdair
> >> >> <alasdair.donaldson@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> I can assist with the UCon thing - assuming I'm in CT at the time.
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Are you serious about SF being the only given? It won't be much of a
> >> CTS
> >> >>> without other fighting games, even if they're run their course -
> >> Tekken,
> >> >>> Mahvel, KOF - if not these games, then what?
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> I wouldn't mind seeing MK or Injustice there, but they probably have
> >> less
> >> >>> players than Mahvel.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Too bad that no one here has KI...
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> From: cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> >> cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> >> >>> On Behalf Of Ryan Williams
> >> >>> Sent: 25 February 2014 1:08 PM
> >> >>> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> >>> Subject: Re: hi
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Ok peeps, UCON 2014 will be taking place on the 29th-30th of March.
> >> >>> The
> >> >>> Genshiken crew require 8 consoles+screens. Who will be able to
> >> >>> assist?
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> One other thing. A tentative date has been set for CTS5 (10 May
> >> >>> 2014).
> >> >>> I've enquired about the availability of the Jameson and Molly
> >> >>> Blackburn
> >> >>> halls so we'll see how that goes. As for tournament games, the only
> >> given is
> >> >>> SF. Tekken is dead. Mahvel might get a few numbers but is on shaky
> >> ground.
> >> >>> KOF13? Let's not even go there *lol* I'd welcome suggestions though
> >> >>> :P
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> On Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 11:57 AM, Donaldson, Alasdair
> >> >>> <alasdair.donaldson@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Okay, cool. I've tanked it a couple of times, so should be fine.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> I think I've only ever run Darkhold and Stone Vigil once, back when
> I
> >> >>> started the game.
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> From: cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> >> cpt-fgc-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> >> >>> On Behalf Of euraima tobias
> >> >>> Sent: 25 February 2014 11:45 AM
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> To: cpt-fgc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> >>> Subject: RE: hi
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Cutters is lvl 38 so after a duty roulette I should be able to.
> >> >>>
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