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by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 8:57 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: no effort nut
Replies: 7
Views: 182

Re: no effort nut

why make a peanut if you don't have anything to say
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 7:55 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation
Replies: 51
Views: 1883

Re: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation

Theres definitely at least some people who join in, see its a map they dont like, and immediately run mapvote
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 7:53 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: RPR 9 and Community Expectations
Replies: 18
Views: 417

Re: RPR 9 and Community Expectations

If you aren't invalidating someone else's expected job content against their will, I dont think you're breaking the rules. So if the chef is just a bit behind the ravenous hunger of the crew, you're crossing a line by installing the Diabetomatic 3000 across the hall, but if he's insisting that he wi...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 7:45 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Those other options on the Security Records Console
Replies: 10
Views: 565

Re: Those other options on the Security Records Console

Suspiscious is very useful, I use it extensively for "dont trust that guy"
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 7:44 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Should we treat flashing roundstart as an antag tell
Replies: 35
Views: 1934

Re: Should we treat flashing roundstart as an antag tell

If you see someone getting flashed at roundstart and think that they're actual revs, your #1 priority as anyone other than sec should be to run away and then start screaming on radio, not pull out the... weapon you apparently have and run at the apparent headrev. You know, the person who can instant...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 29, 2024 7:30 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Mining Raptors
Replies: 15
Views: 289

Re: Mining Raptors

I dont know how they work but theyre kinda cool.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Tue May 28, 2024 12:46 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: explain how to set up the SM to the stupidest idiot to ever live
Replies: 30
Views: 429

Re: explain how to set up the SM to the stupidest idiot to ever live

1. Radsuits are criminally underrated for engine issues. 2. Cant stress enough that turning the scrubbers on is the last thing you do in a setup before starting the emitters 3. Engineers regularly forget to maximise the into-the-sm pumps and vents, double and triple check those 4. You do not need al...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Tue May 28, 2024 12:37 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Devilish evilmin traumatizes poor CMO into not playing
Replies: 131
Views: 3371

Re: Devilish evilmin traumatizes poor CMO into not playing

and finally, worth its own post because it's so important: if the game would be made worse by enforcing the rules in that specific situation, consider not enforcing the rules. If only this statement was considered so important to the community that it was placed in some kind of prominent place, lik...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Sat May 25, 2024 6:06 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Devilish evilmin traumatizes poor CMO into not playing
Replies: 131
Views: 3371

Re: Devilish evilmin traumatizes poor CMO into not playing

You could say a lot about this but in the spirit of Wine's quest against thoroughness we can keep it down to "Rare dragmeme L"
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri May 17, 2024 10:50 am
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Should we treat flashing roundstart as an antag tell
Replies: 35
Views: 1934

Re: Should we treat flashing roundstart as an antag tell

I feel like "know everything about ingame mechanics" is meant to refer to things like what antags can do and how their powers work, not "This person did a thing that literally only exists in OOC logic but indicates they're an antag, so they're an antag". It would be like if you ...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 16, 2024 11:05 am
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Ban appeals should not be deleted, only moved to resolved
Replies: 12
Views: 962

Re: Ban appeals should not be deleted, only moved to resolved

I also agree with goofball that deleting bad-faith / lying appeals is incorrect. If someone is making shit up about a ban in their appeal to stir trouble, closing it and saying "This appeal is inaccurate, you were banned for X, Y, Z, there's nothing more to it" is probbably playing into th...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Tue May 14, 2024 10:32 am
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: they're in the walls peanut [reserved]
Replies: 58
Views: 1502

Re: they're in the walls peanut [reserved]

NoxVS wrote: Tue May 14, 2024 1:00 am Relax and do what? Greenshifts in general aren't a good thing. We have antagonists for a reason
Interesting idea, do you think threat should have a minimum floor so there's never a round without antags? Seems like the easiest solution to greenshifts being bad.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon May 13, 2024 3:35 pm
Forum: Video Games
Topic: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time
Replies: 44
Views: 6907

Re: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time

Oooof, stepping directly in a bear trap with that one.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri May 10, 2024 2:38 pm
Forum: Spriting and Mapping
Topic: The North Star: A Nanotrasen Exploratory Vessel [FEEDBACK]
Replies: 46
Views: 12021

Re: The North Star: A Nanotrasen Exploratory Vessel [FEEDBACK]

this might sound embarassing but I only realised Northstar has a massive service department just now when i looked it up on the webmap. I dont think i ever go there, or really to the entire zlevel.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 09, 2024 9:46 am
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Look at this photograph
Replies: 34
Views: 1025

Re: Look at this photograph

actually how do i get a photo album anyway
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 09, 2024 9:44 am
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation
Replies: 51
Views: 1883

Re: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation

I think its significantly worse in that it doesn't have anything going for it. All the other controversial maps have something to like. Norfstar has a very unusual ship theme and layout with masses of Z-level play, stairs, ladders, and elevators everywhere. Icebox is a planetstation with Z-level pl...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 08, 2024 10:00 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Look at this photograph
Replies: 34
Views: 1025

Re: Look at this photograph

huh, I wonder what happened to their photos.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 08, 2024 9:51 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation
Replies: 51
Views: 1883

Re: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation

Birdshot is the worst map in rotation. I don't think that statement should be remotely controversial. It isnt OMGWTFBBQSUXXORS like ooc crybabies scream, its just not as good to play on as any of our other maps. Removing it from rotation is unlikely to do anything to pop though, I'm pretty sure tha...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 08, 2024 9:38 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Polcon wars- Return of the Frenchy
Replies: 88
Views: 2650

Re: Polcon wars- Return of the Frenchy

you don't have to ignore who's in the community and what they're doing to recognize that the community or label doesn't belong to them until it actually does - until then, we should avoid analysis by labels if we don't want collateral damage I just don't get the angle of a term which is itself a sh...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 08, 2024 9:31 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation
Replies: 51
Views: 1883

Re: Limit sybil to only metastation/icebox/tramstation

Birdshot is the worst map in rotation. I don't think that statement should be remotely controversial. It isnt OMGWTFBBQSUXXORS like ooc crybabies scream, its just not as good to play on as any of our other maps. Removing it from rotation is unlikely to do anything to pop though, I'm pretty sure that...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed May 08, 2024 9:21 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Those other options on the Security Records Console
Replies: 10
Views: 565

Re: Those other options on the Security Records Console

Yeah Ive always used Discharged for "Sentence served", no status for "cleared charges/baby crime nobody cares about" and Paroled for "Letting you go for other reasons"
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon May 06, 2024 9:00 pm
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: What makes meta special?
Replies: 40
Views: 21982

Re: What makes meta special?

i mean its not like meta became popular with the box crowd overnight, it took a while
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon May 06, 2024 3:42 pm
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: What makes meta special?
Replies: 40
Views: 21982

Re: What makes meta special?

How did meta become more powerful than Boxstation given the incredible social inertia of box being the only map 90% of the tgstation playerbase played before rotation came into being?
by Not-Dorsidarf
Sun May 05, 2024 11:21 am
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: MRP let ninjas fucking kill people and what not
Replies: 23
Views: 643

Re: MRP let ninjas fucking kill people and what not

Ninjas are too good at killing people with absolutely no counterplay to be given a license to murderbone. If you wanna get in fights with your ninja sword, go do your objectives to piss everyone off so they start hunting you.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 02, 2024 9:03 am
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: [MRP] Pick a side when it comes to Regal Rats; valid or not?
Replies: 15
Views: 1924

Re: [MRP] Pick a side when it comes to Regal Rats; valid or not?

Hard valids on MRP suck. It's a big horrible unfriendly rat that spreads stink, causes trouble, and has a dangerous gang of killer mice. Roleplay appropriately. If the captain is negotiating cheese rights and johnny sec walks up and blasts it wordlessly, let the captain drum him outta the force for ...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 02, 2024 9:00 am
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: me when i want to rp in the mrp server
Replies: 171
Views: 4980

Re: me when i want to rp in the mrp server

I often play manuel just because it doesn't have terry pop. 90 is a bit stressful sometimes, 45-60 is a lot more manageable.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 02, 2024 8:59 am
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Homeless person aggresively oinks at the police
Replies: 44
Views: 1568

Re: Homeless person aggresively oinks at the police

American Library Association wrote:Hate speech is any form of expression through which speakers intend to vilify, humiliate, or incite hatred against a group or a class of persons on the basis of race, religion, skin color, sexual identity, gender identity, ethnicity, disability, or national origin.
does this canonize securistan
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu May 02, 2024 8:57 am
Forum: Video Games
Topic: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time
Replies: 44
Views: 6907

Re: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time

Oh noooo... The dreaded file death...


(And right when I'd remembered that phpbb lets you only show recent posts with the bottom-of-the-page widget so I dont have to load a zillion megabytes of images before being allowed to see the latest update D: )

Here's looking forwards to your next adventure!
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 29, 2024 8:31 pm
Forum: Video Games
Topic: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time
Replies: 44
Views: 6907

Re: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time

True!
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 29, 2024 6:21 pm
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: I like the text-to-speech, What do you think?
Replies: 41
Views: 16295

Re: I like the text-to-speech, What do you think?

Some of the voices are really obnoxious but the increased situational clarity is great, like the move to the speecht-above-head feature all over again
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 29, 2024 6:14 pm
Forum: Video Games
Topic: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time
Replies: 44
Views: 6907

Re: Playing Long War 1 Day at a Time

An excellent mission! How kind of the aliens to deliver XCOM some much needed supplies right before the budget crunch. (Also its a bit late now but I only just realised all these images are quite large .pngs. 50+ megabytes of images per mission post might be why the page loads so slow. I like having...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 29, 2024 5:54 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Raise the amount of heretics on MRP from 1 to 2 (or more)
Replies: 36
Views: 2046

Re: Raise the amount of heretics on MRP from 1 to 2 (or more)

The issue with increasing the amount of heretics onboard the station is that you'll end up with situations where every single corner and square inch if the station will be covered in rifts that remove people's limbs and make them want to kill themselves. Science never does anything about them eithe...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 26, 2024 9:20 am
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

Then there comes alot of hypothetical context situations like if your own head siccs security on you to confiscate your job content I think any evidence that your own head was evil in the first place would invalidate security's meta protections since they are just being used as pawns by someone who...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu Apr 25, 2024 10:07 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

What I'm discussing is that we have roles whose own gameplay involves handling their departmental direction, or keeping the station from getting out of control as sec. If the RD, Captain or Sec say not to have a combat mech without an obvious use, then they're within their rights. And that's just a...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed Apr 24, 2024 5:45 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

That's only sorta true. A combat mech without any arm equipment can't do much of anything. But a mech with arm equipment attached, no matter what that equipment might be, can punch down walls and objects, punch people (even hard stun if it is a durand) and generally engage in a bit of the ol' mech ...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed Apr 24, 2024 4:22 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Squirrel Nut!Slapper gets stuck in Shitsec Dufflebag
Replies: 29
Views: 1238

Re: Squirrel Nut!Slapper gets stuck in Shitsec Dufflebag

This complaint could have been a feedback, I feel.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 22, 2024 3:36 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: solving problems, adding options
Replies: 30
Views: 2731

Re: solving problems, adding options

This kinda seems like the exact opposite of everything we've ever tried to do with Manuel.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Mon Apr 22, 2024 3:30 pm
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Silicon Policy - What exactly constitutes "laws that restrict a silicon's freedom or control its behavior"?
Replies: 20
Views: 1955

Re: Silicon Policy - What exactly constitutes "laws that restrict a silicon's freedom or control its behavior"?

I definitely think A).

"Its Ians Birthday" -style laws and "go do whatever" or "john melons is the only human "(with no other laws) should count as purged, anything more imposing than that should count as lawed.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 19, 2024 7:30 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

(Its worth noting that sec ONLY have metaprotection when arresting you for an obviously valid reason. If they decide to just trash the department and break all of Science's very expensive work, that's escalation and they get no more protection than a greytider does. Only the threat of intense brutal...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu Apr 18, 2024 4:46 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

I personally view an RD saying "dont build mechs" to a roboticist without a good reason (I need the points for something else right now / we have no mats / etc) as being more or less on the same level as the CMO telling the chemists they're only allowed to make meds in the chemlab. Its no...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Thu Apr 18, 2024 3:38 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert
Replies: 44
Views: 4351

Re: Restrict Combat Mech Construction to Red/Delta Alert

I personally view an RD saying "dont build mechs" to a roboticist without a good reason (I need the points for something else right now / we have no mats / etc) as being more or less on the same level as the CMO telling the chemists they're only allowed to make meds in the chemlab. Its not...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Wed Apr 17, 2024 12:38 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: If the ban doesn't fit, you must acquit.
Replies: 16
Views: 2039

Re: If the ban doesn't fit, you must acquit.

Isnt it generally already the case that the more effort you go to try and stop your eorg devices being used, the less trouble you get in when shithead 13 manages to activate them anyway? Like if you're holding a ttv in your hands and joey grey shoves you and activates it, that's different to if you ...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 7:58 pm
Forum: Closed Policy Discussion
Topic: Move RPR 10 to the general rules
Replies: 13
Views: 1613

Re: Move RPR 10 to the general rules

You could probbably just add "Admins may instruct players to stop using overplayed/spammed gimmicks or playstyles at their own discretion, even if no rules are being broken" to rule 7 or 6 or something, and leave the detailed explanation about how its toxic to the server in the rp rules.
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 7:42 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: Horrific Heist of the Hellfoam Harbinger
Replies: 14
Views: 541

Re: Horrific Heist of the Hellfoam Harbinger

For anyone wondering if something like this can be detected in-round before the (multiple) bugs that made this invisible on logs are fixed, the admin Secrets tool "list signalers" logs all signal pulses and their sender in a round, though like most Investigate tools I don't believe it's ad...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 4:34 pm
Forum: Spriting and Mapping
Topic: The North Star: A Nanotrasen Exploratory Vessel [FEEDBACK]
Replies: 46
Views: 12021

Re: The North Star: A Nanotrasen Exploratory Vessel [FEEDBACK]

This has just struck me, but why was Northstar made to be the only map where fore/aft/port/starboard don't match with north/south/west/east directions? Obviously that cant be changed now but maybe thats why people get lost so much?
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 2:46 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: "Player's" club posters when they're asked to talk about playing
Replies: 35
Views: 1415

Re: "Player's" club posters when they're asked to talk about playing

this is your daily reminder that you dont have to follow stupid and annoying orders Yes you do, you just don't have to follow obnoxiously unreasonable ones. The order in question was more like "Come with me I need you" and the borg just didnt want to because they were busy doing something...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 2:27 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy!
Replies: 215
Views: 6648

Re: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy

The note is harsh and unjustified. There is little to no reason to slap me with a Rule 1 griefing note. Would you feel that it's no longer unjustifiably harsh if all the un-needed stuff/context was removed and it was just changed to the pure recordskeeping "Asked to stop breaking into the vaul...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 2:25 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy!
Replies: 215
Views: 6648

Re: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy

IIRC in code we did actually lower EVA to not require a command-access slot to put on someone's ID card or something of the like, purely because there really isn't any reason for it to count as a secure area any more. (I don't really know how the new ID slot system code works, I just know internall...
by Not-Dorsidarf
Fri Apr 12, 2024 1:59 pm
Forum: Player's Club
Topic: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy!
Replies: 215
Views: 6648

Re: I am the uncontested Vault safe king but the adminfriend is taking the fun out of the game and it's driving me crazy

i will never be comfortable demanding that people play the game. it is not something that i will ever act on administratively. they are free to quit for whatever reason they like. but if you (not specifically you, but the royal you) quit the game because you lost or something happened that you don'...