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by Mad Dan Eccles
Fri Jan 17, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: To Those I know Or Not
Replies: 39
Views: 11551

Re: To Those I know Or Not

Thoughts & prayers, Solo.
by Mad Dan Eccles
Wed Jan 08, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: He who prefers security over liberty deserves neither
Replies: 7
Views: 3303

Re: He who prefers security over liberty deserves neither

Southwark Crown Court, eh? I'll be watching the local news very closely!
by Mad Dan Eccles
Fri Nov 01, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: System names, less cluttered?
Replies: 6
Views: 2306

Re: System names, less cluttered?

Wait, you can use the mouse? What blasphemy is this?
by Mad Dan Eccles
Wed Oct 30, 2013 12:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Passenger Ship
Replies: 33
Views: 5463

Re: Passenger Ship

I have to say, the old BCC takes some beating. Not particularly fast, more of a luxury liner than a black cab, but a whole heap of convertible cargo space ... and those 7 energy banks are not to be sniffed at.
by Mad Dan Eccles
Wed Oct 23, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: [POLL] When did you last play Oolite?
Replies: 38
Views: 11520

Re: [POLL] When did you last play Oolite?

I think '(nearly) every day' does provide a useful differentiator from 'in the last week'.

Maybe we should have another poll that asks in an average session, for how long do you play? :mrgreen:
by Mad Dan Eccles
Fri Oct 11, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Testing and Bug reports
Topic: Weird spinning behavior of a station and fuel station.
Replies: 80
Views: 25228

Re: Weird spinning behavior of a station and fuel station.

um, haven't played for a while but think it's still there. Doesn't bother me so much as I've got docking computers now...
by Mad Dan Eccles
Tue Oct 08, 2013 1:28 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: The newest Commander in the Eight Galaxies
Replies: 15
Views: 4615

Re: The newest Commander in the Eight Galaxies

Thanks gents.

Essential statistics follow:

Human, male infant.
Length 0.53 m
Weight 0.00344 standard metric tonnes
Designated commander identifier "Joshua"
by Mad Dan Eccles
Tue Oct 08, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: The newest Commander in the Eight Galaxies
Replies: 15
Views: 4615

Re: The newest Commander in the Eight Galaxies

I certainly hope it's human. I'll be having words with my wife otherwise!!
by Mad Dan Eccles
Wed Sep 11, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Bob Geldorf to be first Irishman in space
Replies: 8
Views: 2128

Re: Bob Geldorf to be first Irishman in space

Wait, you don't think they're planning on bringing him back, do you?
by Mad Dan Eccles
Wed Sep 04, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Iain M Banks has terminal cancer - not long to live
Replies: 34
Views: 10487

Re: Iain M Banks has terminal cancer - not long to live

Authors, actually, like artists are (effectively) immortal.
by Mad Dan Eccles
Tue Sep 03, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Randomshipnames.oxp v 1.4 released
Replies: 156
Views: 64335

Re: Randomshipnames.oxp v 1.3 released

EDIT: Further question: are rock hermits and their positions consistent throughout the game? Will the player encounter the rock hermits at the same places each time they jump into the system? (In that case it would make sense to preserve the names even when leaving the system, at least until leavin...
by Mad Dan Eccles
Fri Aug 30, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Tales from the spacelanes...
Replies: 1308
Views: 326767

Re: Tales from the spacelanes...

<pours a gin>