Recent content by Worf

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    Return to Monkey Island coming 2022

    Just like Karens, some gamers have an over entitiled attitude towards life. and games. That because they're "big" in the gaming community (some streamer, influencer, play lots of games, been playing games since they were in the womb, or spent millions of dollars on fancy stuff that glows with...
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    Advanced Facial Upscaling Tested with WC3 (June 23, 2022)

    So what software was used for this?
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    EA Announces Travel Health Benefits in Wake of Roe Decision (June 24, 2022)

    The only bright side of all this turmoil, to be honest, is that it's casting a big spotlight on privacy and how things like your location information are collected, stored, and distributed by third parties because of what's happening and various laws. Location providers like smartphone...
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    they are remastering one of my favorite adventure games of all time

    Apparently if you buy the enhanced version from GoG, you get the original version as well. So that might be way to go. Though if you own the original version, you apparently get a 50% off discount on the enhanced edition. Though I can't find the original version on GoG so I don't know if it's...
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    Xfinity Internet Ad Channels Spirit of the Tarsus (May 26, 2022)

    Hrm, is it me or is every cable provider using the exact same modem/gateway/wifi device?
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    No expanded memory detected

    Did you load an expanded memory manager? MS-DOS came with EMM386 which is required to loaded.
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    Merry Christmas! (December 25, 2021)

    Merry Christmas everyone!
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    Challenge coins

    The big question/concern I would have is legal - I don't presume any of these designs are licensed are they? Some of these properties are owned by big companies with lawyers who may object on various grounds. At the very least, the project might get killed, or it may get all caught up in red...
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    Do you have any grey poupon?

    Yeah, it's a bit hard in the past, but these days even Wikipedia has references to it. It is from what I've been able to figure out, very fancy Dijon mustard. I've not been able to find any at my local supermarket, but it's not exactly an upscale...
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    CIC 9/11 Update (September 11, 2021)

    It's hard to be introspective given all that's happened these past few years. I'm not an American, but I still remember the day. And yes, it makes me feel old to think that 9/11 happened 20 years ago and I was a young'un just starting my first Real Job(tm). While I don't wish a 9/11 to happen...
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    CIC Gets a Big Server Upgrade (August 22, 2021)

    Wow, that really is some long in the tooth hardware well beyond its expiry date. The upgrade was much needed to more modern equipment. I'm surprised the old server lasted that long.
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    Sega CD / Mega CD Emulating and Controlling

    For controllers, there are plenty of options. You can get the official Mega Drive Mini/Genesis Mini USB controller - it's for the Mega Drive Mini or Genesis Mini retro console, but it's USB and works just fine on a PC. There are options for playing Sega CD/Mega CD games - there are Everdrive...
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    Epic Find: 35mm Wing Commander (October 9, 2020)

    How many reels is it in total? What's it look like all the reels together? Surely you can't just leave it as a teaser photo!
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    Halo fan makes 7 foot, 112 pound, UNSC Frigate from 25,000 Legos

    I keep getting excited when I read "Halo fan makes 7 foot..." then get disappointed when I read the rest of the title. I expected it to read "Halo fan makes 7 foot actual size Master Chief statue".