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Re: Paradox Grand Strat meets Sci-Fi 4X; Boners Explode

They have this weird thing where species population will always grow toward an equilibrium of diversity So if you have a planet nearly full of your native species and get one immigrant, your native species will go into decline because the game always works toward a 1:1 ratio between all species, ev...
by somerandomguy
Thu Dec 20, 2018 7:53 pm
 
Forum: Video Games
Topic: Paradox Grand Strat meets Sci-Fi 4X; Boners Explode
Replies: 1582
Views: 186352

Re: Naming Policy Changes

NikNakFlak wrote:There were arguments, you just dismissed them because you didn't like them.

I should point out that if someone's the heir to NT then they basically are royalty, seeing how powerful NT is

also Ostrava of Nanotrasen is dumb but Ostrava von Nanotrasen is actually pretty cool
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 19, 2018 9:25 pm
 
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Naming Policy Changes
Replies: 150
Views: 17640

Re: Minor Suggestions

Rework AI Uploads so that you can queue up Laws with modules and have them all apply, in the order they were queued, in one go. Like, queuing up a Purge board, then an Asimov board and a OneHuman board in the Upload's memory and then hitting the GO button to make it purge, Asimov and OneHuman the A...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:16 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Minor Suggestions
Replies: 3640
Views: 447044

Re: Naming Policy Changes

I know asking about specific names is irritating, but I think like 10 ish examples could save a lot of later questions, like yes/no for Frank george smith, as having a completely normal middle name Cancer XD again Just one example of an”unreasonable” wiz name Pepper Mint etc Cancer XD is bad faith ...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:12 pm
 
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: Naming Policy Changes
Replies: 150
Views: 17640

Re: Laughter demon rework

make it drop something like a demon heart but much weaker because of the low cost
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:09 am
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Laughter demon rework
Replies: 12
Views: 1224

Re: Villains of Space Station 13

i just want to point out the game bases if you're gonna get antagonist or not depending on your ckey and the time of day this is not a joke no it doesnt /datum/game_mode/proc/antag_pick(list/datum/candidates) if(!CONFIG_GET(flag/use_antag_rep)) // || candidates.len <= 1)...
by somerandomguy
Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:59 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Villains of Space Station 13
Replies: 42
Views: 4088
PostThis post was deleted by Arianya on Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:10 pm.
Reason: Peanut post/response to deleted

Re: Statbus II: Statnarok

Atlanta-Ned wrote:I made a goofy toy: https://sb.atlantaned.space/names
Please read and understand the warnings/disclaimers

calling it now: someone wont read the warnings/disclaimers and they'll post a salt thread on the forums
by somerandomguy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:56 pm
 
Forum: Site, Forums, And Wiki
Topic: Statbus II: Statnarok
Replies: 146
Views: 37457

Re: Make Shadowpeople a main race

giving shadowpeople suits just makes them discount plasmamen
by somerandomguy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:55 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Make Shadowpeople a main race
Replies: 11
Views: 1030

Re: Dog Girls are now canon on /tg/.

obscolene wrote:shitposts go in the hut

And here I didn't look at the forum and thought it was
by somerandomguy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:16 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dog Girls are now canon on /tg/.
Replies: 27
Views: 3601

Re: Little things you learned that are game changing

Fuck off, dorsid. Yes, they could’ve avoided slipping, but you could just help them up. Pointing at the sign is like if someone fell down the stairs and broke their arm and you pointed at the handrail instead of calling an ambulance. This is why people dislkke janitors. If someone broke their arm b...
by somerandomguy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 4:43 pm
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Little things you learned that are game changing
Replies: 2435
Views: 355707
PostThis post was deleted by Nervere on Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:23 am.
Reason: response to deleted
PostThis post was deleted by Nervere on Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:22 am.
Reason: there should be a version of godwin’s law except for calling your opponent “insane” or “schizo”

Re: liking certain games

possibly modded minecraft - it doesnt have much of a story but does have an endgame but is still pretty open about how you approach it, especially if you use a pack with tweaked recipes to that extent
by somerandomguy
Mon Dec 17, 2018 2:25 am
 
Forum: Video Games
Topic: comfy games 2: the electric boogaloo
Replies: 26
Views: 2433
PostThis post was deleted by Nervere on Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:20 am.
Reason: this thread is not about schizophrenia or mental health please stop

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

Headadmin that ordered the ban still hasn't come out and said why they did it, or who they are. I think I heard it was arianya > ari anya >bans someone named lady ari hmm.jpg do they even play? Cause if they play and I knew their character I could tell you if i've dunked them before, or had a negat...
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:40 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651
PostThis post was deleted by Nervere on Mon Dec 17, 2018 3:12 am.
Reason: unrelated to coiax/not feedback

Re: It's time to fix Asimov

Personally, I believe that AI's should be Antags who are restricted only by their laws. This would give their laws more weight as AI's follow the exact letter of the law and look for loopholes. I believe this because i personally believe that loopholes are what make AI's interesting the issue with ...
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:14 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: It's time to fix Asimov
Replies: 101
Views: 7636

Re: Coiax

Negative. Has been forcing Donut Station for awhile (votes for donut himself and resolves ties in favor of donut). Nitpicks on small things and goes straight to noting, even when normal talking would do. On a sidenote there is no round type called Hiveminds, its called Assimilators and saying "...
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:06 pm
 
Forum: Former Admins
Topic: [No Longer Admin] Coiax
Replies: 71
Views: 7493

Re: remove TGUI

Can someone post a screenshot of what TGUI looks like? There's like 3 or 4 different UI's and I still don't know which one is TGUI. They're all pretty fucking shitty honestly, and that's probably BYOND's fault. tgui is the one with the green/red/orange eye in the corner that changes based on intera...
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 10:52 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: remove TGUI
Replies: 14
Views: 1286

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

Nilons wrote:
Dax Dupont wrote:I agree with Ari there.

There's nothing wrong with that name and it's deranged to ban that while we have Thundercocks, ostrava of nanotrasen and bigus mcgringus running around.

Please don't lump me in with those degenerates

your character's middle name is "of"
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 10:49 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

LadyAri wrote:Headadmin that ordered the ban still hasn't come out and said why they did it, or who they are.

I think I heard it was arianya
>arianya
>bans someone named lady ari
hmm.jpg
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:24 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651

Re: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning

This is where the phrase "learn 2 code" comes in - even if you had the best ideas, you cannot force a volunteer coder to implement them; you would have to do it youself. Except that's what I did and my PR got shot down. Usually it gets merged unless your code is bad, your feature is unbal...
by somerandomguy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 7:46 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning
Replies: 154
Views: 12560

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

how much of a sad human being do you have to be to have LESS fun playing this online spaceship videogame about clowns in space because someone decided to name themselves Doc Mitchell or Lady Ari. Fun has nothing to do with it. I said it elsewhere, I actually don't mind naming policy in its current ...
by somerandomguy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 7:28 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

This thread will be shut down with the usual "there's no need to change the policy, we only ban those with obviously stupid names like xXxASSNIGGER99xXx" and then it will resurface when Doc Mitchell is banned because "TITLES AND HONORIFICS ARE NOT ALLOWED. YOU'RE BREAKING THE RULES&q...
by somerandomguy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:47 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651

Re: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning

This is where the phrase "learn 2 code" comes in - even if you had the best ideas, you cannot force a volunteer coder to implement them; you would have to do it youself. Except that's what I did and my PR got shot down. Usually it gets merged unless your code is bad, your feature is unbal...
by somerandomguy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:40 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning
Replies: 154
Views: 12560

Re: [Player Report][Zee XY and Laz Blow] unknown (both same person) - Multikeyed and metagrudged me.

This is the wrong place for this report, this subforum is for the cm code server The non-cm code servers don't have ban requests anymore, but you might be able to pm someone about it seeing how serious multikeying is In the future ahelp when it happens, if no one's on ping trialmin on discord and sa...
by somerandomguy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:38 pm
 
Forum: TGMC Resolved Appeals, Complaints and Reports
Topic: [Player Report][Zee XY and Laz Blow] unknown (both same person) - Multikeyed and metagrudged me.
Replies: 1
Views: 2232

Re: [booktower] honkeador Banned due ahelping.

I'm not going to address your misrepresentation of your interaction with the security officer, but you said "and tbh, everytime I get a ban or anything. I just take it. I know the risks I take"[1] when I asked you about your actions, shortly after spamming "GREYTIDERS WITH BATTONS GR...
by somerandomguy
Fri Dec 14, 2018 11:28 pm
 
Forum: Resolved Appeals
Topic: [booktower] honkeador Banned due ahelping.
Replies: 7
Views: 808

Re: Guys the thermal drill go get it.

confused rock wrote:Hmm this meme isn’t original but I like the idea of an engi setting up a drill on an rwall he needs to break and comin back later instead of having to break it manually.

The jam chance would mean you can't leave it running
by somerandomguy
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:13 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Guys the thermal drill go get it.
Replies: 8
Views: 1088

Re: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning

Why do we even have feedback threads if the only thing that matters is what some dbag coder that doesn't even fuckin play thinks? And in regards to the notion that they're not trying to increase RP on tg, between this, economy and clamping down on naming policy, I get a different impression. Player...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:28 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning
Replies: 154
Views: 12560

Re: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning

Why do we even have feedback threads if the only thing that matters is what some dbag coder that doesn't even fuckin play thinks? And in regards to the notion that they're not trying to increase RP on tg, between this, economy and clamping down on naming policy, I get a different impression. Player...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:45 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning
Replies: 154
Views: 12560

Re: Banning Admin ---- Elyina --- Lady Ari

If you want your name back, go to policy discussion and stop being hostile. Being hostile is a great way to not get what you want, no matter how right you are ( similar to how saying "I won't stop doing x no matter how much you tell me" is a great way to get perma'd) "I don't care at...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:29 pm
 
Forum: Resolved Appeals
Topic: Banning Admin ---- Elyina --- Lady Ari
Replies: 24
Views: 2336

Re: It's time to fix Asimov

tinodrima7020 wrote:Maybe it's not the fault of the law, but maybe all the shitty borg players that think they're sec or act with the same intelligence that /tg/ sec has?

Maybe said borg players are /tg/ sec
But y'know
A borg
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:12 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: It's time to fix Asimov
Replies: 101
Views: 7636

Re: Elyina

The kind of cosseted admin that convinces me that my initial impression of the several over reaches in forum moderation to protect admins from peanut gallery posting and actual feedback in other areas of FNR was a grave mistake. I simply don't see any value in them that justifies such measures to p...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:10 pm
 
Forum: Former Admins
Topic: [No Longer Admin] Elyina
Replies: 38
Views: 5808

Re: Banning Admin ---- Elyina --- Lady Ari

If you want your name back, go to policy discussion and stop being hostile. Being hostile is a great way to not get what you want, no matter how right you are ( similar to how saying "I won't stop doing x no matter how much you tell me" is a great way to get perma'd) "I don't care at ...
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:53 pm
 
Forum: Resolved Appeals
Topic: Banning Admin ---- Elyina --- Lady Ari
Replies: 24
Views: 2336

Re: Stories of rage, tears and regret

Seeing is it's basically maxcapping engineering, probably
Also you don't usually see punishments because bans aren't public
also why delam the SM or singuloose when you can delam the SM and singuloose
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:24 am
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Stories of rage, tears and regret
Replies: 2833
Views: 418490

Re: Stories of rage, tears and regret

Is delamming the SM not bannable now? Asking for a friend.
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:56 am
 
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Stories of rage, tears and regret
Replies: 2833
Views: 418490

Re: Unusual characters still causing junk characters

Its an issue with a modification I made to make the board support unicode/emoji characters, the board wasn't ready for it so some things still don't work properly, I need to dig through the code path for those bbcodes and figure out what is still not using multibyte aware functions. somewhat simila...
by somerandomguy
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:34 pm
 
Forum: Site, Forums, And Wiki
Topic: Unusual characters still causing junk characters
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Re: It's time to fix Asimov

>I can't do anything
>but others can start shit
Bolt and depower, the old faithful
by somerandomguy
Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:08 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: It's time to fix Asimov
Replies: 101
Views: 7636

Re: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?

@bee plasmemes can have compounds too afaik
by somerandomguy
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:52 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: Is there any reason to really have a naming policy?
Replies: 247
Views: 20651

Re: Some Ideas to make hivemind not such a shitty mode.

How about you donkeys come up with this shit before merging such poorly designed garbage? Is it really so hard to just, like, spend 5 minutes contemplating how things might play out? if it's so easy to fix then fix it yourself Imagine thinking 'man sec needs better armor so literally every gun exce...
by somerandomguy
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Some Ideas to make hivemind not such a shitty mode.
Replies: 49
Views: 4246

Re: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning

Good points, I can't really disagree. A major problem is the extreme efficiency of cloning that is granted by tech-upgrades. Before the time of upgrades you even had people opting out of cloning because they didnt want to spend 5 minutes watching at a black screen only to then plop out as a gibberi...
by somerandomguy
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:04 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Removal of auto cloning and pre scanning
Replies: 154
Views: 12560

Re: [imsxz] Job banned despite breaking no rules

If everyone smells like crap, check your shoes That's not an answer. An admin decided that my behaviour was bad enough to justify a ban with no warning despite me making every effort to follow the rules as written. I have not broken a single rule on the rules page, so I have in effect been rule 0 b...
by somerandomguy
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:57 pm
 
Forum: Resolved Appeals
Topic: [imsxz] Job banned despite breaking no rules
Replies: 17
Views: 1756

Re: [imsxz] Job banned despite breaking no rules

CrazyClown12 wrote:Why even have a rules page at all and if admins are just going to be cunts and ignore it

If everyone smells like crap, check your shoes
by somerandomguy
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:16 pm
 
Forum: Resolved Appeals
Topic: [imsxz] Job banned despite breaking no rules
Replies: 17
Views: 1756

Re: Some Ideas to make hivemind not such a shitty mode.

Zarniwoop wrote:How about you donkeys come up with this shit before merging such poorly designed garbage? Is it really so hard to just, like, spend 5 minutes contemplating how things might play out?

if it's so easy to fix then fix it yourself
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:39 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Some Ideas to make hivemind not such a shitty mode.
Replies: 49
Views: 4246

Re: It's time to fix Asimov

Law 3 should stay as it is so they can threaten shitborgs
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:13 pm
 
Forum: Policy Discussion
Topic: It's time to fix Asimov
Replies: 101
Views: 7636

Re: Kangtut

The war declaration is the only way of knowing about war ops, and a 100% tell. This is intended. If you fake it or omit it, then it messes up the round heavily, as happened here. Suiciders aren't the only people negatively impacted, everyone else expects ops and puts other extended projects on hold....
by somerandomguy
Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:20 am
 
Forum: Former Admins
Topic: [No Longer Admin] Kangtut
Replies: 59
Views: 6539

Re: Missing golem types! Brainstorming

Plasma glass should be immune to fire entirely and somewhat strong against brute but still shatter on death
The upside of bronze should also be the clanking
Telecrystal golem [:^)] uses all 20 tc, can't be killed or gibbed, and very slowly heals in crit
by somerandomguy
Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:56 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Missing golem types! Brainstorming
Replies: 9
Views: 1079

Re: Medical suggestions

He meant nabski's
by somerandomguy
Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:32 pm
 
Forum: Ideas
Topic: Medical suggestions
Replies: 11
Views: 770

Re: Economy System Feedback Thread

I'm going to fix budget cards later today
by somerandomguy
Tue Dec 04, 2018 5:24 pm
 
Forum: Coding Feedback
Topic: Economy System Feedback Thread
Replies: 334
Views: 24548
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