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Discussion in 'Sorcerous Sundries' started by Master of Nuhn, May 21, 2012.

  1. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    So I should only consider the first guess and not read any further guesses?
     
  2. 8people

    8people 8 is just another way of looking at infinite ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    [​IMG] It was definitely Chev :lol:
     
  3. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Well, it would be unfair to give 5 answers in a post, so I yes: Go for the first name/answer given in a person's post. If it is absolutely clear that someone revises his/her answer, than you go for that one. I'm not sure if Mesmero is just in doubt (seems so) or he has changed his answer to Chev. If I had to judge these answers, I'd say that mesmero's answer is still Mathetais... (if somebody knows a fairer rule, please suggest it)
     
  4. Dice

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    Awww just give it to him Mon :D - otherwise we could be at a standstill. But it's up to you, you are after all the game overlord here. :p :p
     
  5. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Well, it was definitely Chev. As Octara got it without hesitation, I say take it away 8people.
     
  6. Master of Nuhn

    Master of Nuhn Wear it like a crown Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    @Dice: No way! No overlord here. :p I only started the thread. A set of rules will develop over time (not only by me) and rules are more like guidelines to me anyway. Questioner will be the judge of who can get it, I suppose.

    I can't quite remember the thong-thing. What was it about? Got a link?
     
  7. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Do a search for the word "thong" in the title of the thread in the Creativity Surge and read through Hacken Slash's virtual masterpiece. It spans about five threads IIRC.
     
  8. reepnorp

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    Before my time? We're definitely talking classic BoM here! I'm shocked to say this is the first I've heard of it, but my God was that ever a funny read! :D
     
  9. Ofelix

    Ofelix The world changes, we do not, what irony!

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    I just did, that was brilliant -- I'm mentioned in it too ! :roll: dodged a bullet by being underage in 04' didn't I :lol:

    Anyway shouldn't someone ask an obscure question now ?
     
  10. Mesmero

    Mesmero How'd an old elf get the blues?

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    8people can have it if see wants. I'm sure I'll get one sooner or later.
     
  11. 8people

    8people 8 is just another way of looking at infinite ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    [​IMG] Can think of a couple of questions :lol:

    I'll go simple, what was the system in place before the gems were introduced?
     
  12. Paracelsi

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    Monsters? New posters got goblins, iirc.
     
  13. 8people

    8people 8 is just another way of looking at infinite ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    [​IMG] Yup, I was a skeleton before the changeover if I recall rightly, could be wrong on that detail though :D
     
  14. Paracelsi

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    An old friend got stuck with a goblin avatar and was teased a lot for it. :)

    Who gave a short but enlightening lecture on the meaning of several drow phrases, in particular a few profanities used in a classic PC game.
     
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    Blackthorne TA Master in his Own Mind Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    So it was Taluntain! Either he's forgetful or he doesn't want to play! :D
     
  17. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Now that I've read it again, I vaguely remember writing it... but when I read Paracelsi's post? No recollection whatsoever. Despite remembering that I binned a print of a Drow dictionary a few years ago - I couldn't recall even back then why on earth that thing was in my desk drawer!

    Thanks for solving the mystery for me and for the trip down the memory lane, even if it is foggier than London. :shake:
     
  18. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Foggier than a north east coastal town would be more accurate. I've never found London to be all that foggy but somewhere like Seaham, for example, is unbelievably foggy
     
  19. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    That's true, it's just a funny saying these days. Prior to around 1960 though, London was famous for its fog due to all the domestic coal fires.
     
  20. Mesmero

    Mesmero How'd an old elf get the blues?

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    Everybody afraid to steal it? :p

    Ok, I'll go: who was the only female moderator in the history of the BoM?
     
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