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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #400 on: April 21, 2017, 12:33:32 am »
Some more cool Zapcon 5 stuff planned...

I'm working on some additional animations in After effects for my channel for some segments with y'all.  I'm gearing up to do it a bit different this year...

So here's how it works:  Anyone can volunteer to participate in an exclusive Delusional's Arcade "Last Credit" episode at Zapcon 5.  ("Last Credit, the series" is where you pick a favorite game of yours and play on 1 credit.  We examine the physical game, controls and delve right into game play).  It's your chance to make a BYOAC or KLOV appearance on the channel!  It's one of my more fun episodes to shoot.

Last Credit - "Jungle King" by Taito
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Last Credit - "Crash" by Exidy
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Here's the game list of games (so far) appearing at Zapcon this year:
http://zapcon.com/games.php

Participants will receive an "Interviewed by Delusional" achievement from Yotsuya.

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If Rampart is there I'd do a video if you are interested. I'm decent at the single player mode and it gets pretty strategic and difficult in later stages. I think it's a highly underrated game.

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #401 on: April 21, 2017, 10:28:28 am »
If Rampart is there I'd do a video if you are interested. I'm decent at the single player mode and it gets pretty strategic and difficult in later stages. I think it's a highly underrated game.
It's on the Zapcon list, so fingers crossed we'll do it!  (Not sure if it's the trackball version or the joystick version though.  Edit:  Just checked my video footage from last year and it's the 3 player trackball version that was there).

Rampart is also one of my favorite games, which I'm pretty good at.  Who knows?  Maybe we'll do a single and two or three player co-op game while we're at it!

We can do the Last Credit videos after the group photo on Saturday.

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #402 on: April 21, 2017, 10:31:10 am »
The joystick version of Rampart should be loaded into a catapult and hurled at a stone wall.

I loved the trackball version as a kid. I haven't played it in a long time so I don't know how its game play holds up.

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #403 on: April 21, 2017, 10:49:08 am »
---steaming pile of meadow muffin---, we could've made a whole film series of me getting last place in all the high score competitions.


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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #404 on: April 21, 2017, 10:57:23 am »
---steaming pile of meadow muffin---, we could've made a whole film series of me getting last place in all the high score competitions.
It's "Last Credit", not "Last Place".  LOL.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #405 on: April 22, 2017, 02:43:50 pm »
If things go as I think they will, there will be a trackball version of Rampart at ZapCon.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #406 on: April 22, 2017, 02:47:15 pm »
Oh, and I'm spending my weekend getting this restored for ZapCon.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #407 on: April 22, 2017, 03:04:06 pm »
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #408 on: April 22, 2017, 03:14:31 pm »
Ladies and gentlemen, I'd like to present to you .. the 2017 BYOAC ZapCon Achievement Badges!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #409 on: April 22, 2017, 03:28:27 pm »
Please note a few things..

1. Many of the badges are still the same, but the image or style has changed. If you earned it last year, you can earn it this year again.

2. Last year there was a fun blow up when the parent of somebody who had their picture secretly taken for the "Inspected by PBJ" badfe contacted me and complained about the photo of his daughter. I totally get it. So I will not award the "Inspected by PBJ" badge unless you have permission from the person to take their picture. It's not true PBJ Creeper Style, but again, I get it.

3. This year's fashion Choice are Jams - style shorts. Wear your brightly colored multi patterned 80s shorts for the group photo! I will also accept 80s style corduroy OP shorts, but please make sure your balls don't fall out of the sides like they used to back then.

4. I'm really excited about the Stunt Cycle challenge. A local collector is bringing two of them this year, so there will be plenty of opportunities for you to try to earn that achievement.

5. Remember, for the high score challenge, you can either put BYO as your initials for the number one slot on one game, or put those as your initials in a top 10 table on three different games to earn it.

6. One of the dudes coming from out of state, Alpha-Tron, is an extremely generous guy. He's been known to give people multi meters, actual game marquees, and other things just out of the goodness of his heart. This year, we might be providing them with some moon pies to hand out in honor of Bob Roberts. If he gives you something, whether it's an object or a moon pie, let me know so you can earn the badge. Also, offered him a drink or hook him up with something. He's really a super cool guy.

If you have any other questions, post them here, but in a nutshell, that's how it's going to go. It was great fun last year, looking forward to continuing this tradition with you guys.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #410 on: April 22, 2017, 08:03:23 pm »
2. Last year there was a fun blow up when the parent of somebody who had their picture secretly taken for the "Inspected by PBJ" badfe contacted me and complained about the photo of his daughter. I totally get it. So I will not award the "Inspected by PBJ" badge unless you have permission from the person to take their picture. It's not true PBJ Creeper Style, but again, I get it.

Wait... What? Which one?
%Bartop

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #411 on: April 22, 2017, 08:09:51 pm »
The girl was underage.  Honest mistake,  and as a father myself,  I get it.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #412 on: April 22, 2017, 08:44:16 pm »
 Feel free to take pictures of Ms Birdman...

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #413 on: April 22, 2017, 09:00:49 pm »
Feel free to take pictures of Ms Birdman...
Can we creeper shot her?
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #414 on: April 22, 2017, 09:15:19 pm »
Of course

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #415 on: April 24, 2017, 09:03:56 pm »
Feel free to take pictures of Ms Birdman...
Can we creeper shot her?

How about NotThatJennifer?  She was a hoot last year!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #416 on: April 24, 2017, 09:36:55 pm »
Yes please tell me Laythe is coming.... can't bear any more cancelations! Dmckean as well?

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #417 on: April 24, 2017, 10:26:07 pm »
Yes please tell me Laythe is coming.... can't bear any more cancelations!

Heck yeah I'm coming!  I would have to give up my Yotsuya-given forum title if I were not, and I take that forum title seriously.

How about NotThatJennifer?  She was a hoot last year!

She'll be there too.  What you and NotThatJennifer may or may not do in the pursuit of sticker badges is between you and NotThatJennifer, and she takes sticker badges seriously.

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #418 on: April 24, 2017, 10:28:01 pm »


Yes please tell me Laythe is coming.... can't bear any more cancelations!

Heck yeah I'm coming!  I would have to give up my Yotsuya-given forum title if I were not, and I take that forum title seriously.

How about NotThatJennifer?  She was a hoot last year!

She'll be there too.  What you and NotThatJennifer may or may not do in the pursuit of sticker badges is between you and NotThatJennifer, and she takes sticker badges seriously.

Yeah, Laythe is a homie and would never let anyone down.

I know NotThatJennifer would shank any of you fools for a badge....
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #419 on: April 25, 2017, 01:00:07 pm »
Quote
Can we creeper shot her?

How about NotThatJennifer?  She was a hoot last year!

Y'all are totally welcome to creeper shot me.  'Cause if you interrupt me to get permission and you cost me the BYO High Score badge, there will be blood on the floor.


I know NotThatJennifer would shank any of you fools for a badge....

Awwwww, Yots knows me so well already!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #420 on: April 25, 2017, 03:33:28 pm »
Hooary for notthatjennifer!

I'm getting pumped dudes, I'll be in AZ in less that 46 hours!!!!!!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #421 on: April 25, 2017, 07:25:38 pm »
Hooary for notthatjennifer!

I'm getting pumped dudes, I'll be in AZ in less that 46 hours!!!!!!
Did you find the lucky rubber yet?
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #422 on: April 26, 2017, 10:04:43 am »
Just boarded flight to Phoenix.  :afro:

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #423 on: April 26, 2017, 10:09:13 am »
Just boarded flight to Phoenix.  :afro:


:woot


Can't wait to get there, I'm not doing ---steaming pile of meadow muffin--- at work today!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #424 on: April 26, 2017, 10:10:16 am »
I hope you guys all have a great time.

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #425 on: April 26, 2017, 10:15:54 am »

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« Reply #426 on: April 26, 2017, 05:41:30 pm »
The answer may be buried in this thread somewhere but is anyone local coordinating rides from/to the airport for the out of town guests?  I should have some time Friday to help out.  I should be able to carry some people around Friday night also.
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« Reply #427 on: April 26, 2017, 05:50:38 pm »
The answer may be buried in this thread somewhere but is anyone local coordinating rides from/to the airport for the out of town guests?  I should have some time Friday to help out.  I should be able to carry some people around Friday night also.
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I'm picking up the our of towners who need rides. Lots of Tirekickers this year, so not too many rides.
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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #428 on: April 26, 2017, 05:51:37 pm »
Badges being cut!!!

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Re: ZapCon V - April 2017 Roll Call
« Reply #429 on: April 26, 2017, 06:26:34 pm »
 :woot

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« Reply #430 on: April 26, 2017, 07:05:37 pm »
Eagle Eyed viewers will notice two extra badges on that sheet that weren't included on my breakdown. What, oh what could those be?
« Last Edit: April 26, 2017, 08:52:58 pm by yotsuya »
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« Reply #431 on: April 26, 2017, 08:48:16 pm »
Eagle Eyed viewers will notice two extra badges on that sheet that weren't included on my breakdown. What, or what could those be?

...

More badges?!  MORE.  BADGES.

::squints at page::  What the holy hell is that a jar of?  COMPUTER, ENHANCE.

::nothing changes:: Damn it, why doesn't that work?!

Clearly, more research is called for.

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« Reply #432 on: April 26, 2017, 08:49:24 pm »
Eagle Eyed viewers will notice two extra badges on that sheet that weren't included on my breakdown. What, or what could those be?

...

More badges?!  MORE.  BADGES.

::squints at page::  What the holy hell is that a jar of?  COMPUTER, ENHANCE.

::nothing changes:: Damn it, why doesn't that work?!

Clearly, more research is called for.

~Aramada
Let's just say one of them has to do with food, and the other one has to do with Malenko's balls.
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« Reply #433 on: April 26, 2017, 09:15:42 pm »
Let's just say one of them has to do with food, and the other one has to do with Malenko's balls.

JACKPOT!

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« Reply #434 on: April 26, 2017, 09:45:39 pm »
Eagle Eyed viewers will notice two extra badges on that sheet that weren't included on my breakdown. What, or what could those be?

...

More badges?!  MORE.  BADGES.

::squints at page::  What the holy hell is that a jar of?  COMPUTER, ENHANCE.

::nothing changes:: Damn it, why doesn't that work?!

Clearly, more research is called for.

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Let's just say one of them has to do with food, and the other one has to do with Malenko's balls.

Thank God that both those items are not part of the same badge.  :scared

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« Reply #435 on: April 27, 2017, 06:12:41 am »
On my way from NYC to PHX bitches!



See you all there!

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« Reply #436 on: April 27, 2017, 06:36:07 am »
Watch your back. That guy behind you looks angry. :o

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« Reply #437 on: April 27, 2017, 11:54:36 am »


I'm here!  Woot!

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« Reply #438 on: April 27, 2017, 02:40:29 pm »
See ya soon, D!!

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« Reply #439 on: April 27, 2017, 04:04:55 pm »
Use the other thread,  motherscratchers!
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