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by Reecer6
Tue Apr 02, 2019 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 2131: “Emojidome”
Replies: 123
Views: 14831

Re: 2131: “Emojidome”

Without floppies, we cannot be saved, so I'd like it to go all the way, thank you.
by Reecer6
Sat Feb 11, 2017 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1797: "Stardew Valley"
Replies: 16
Views: 6182

Re: 1797: "Stardew Valley"

Is it just me, or is Randall experimenting with a different brush with this comic? The lines on Cueball here seem much thicker than usual.
by Reecer6
Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1745: "Record Scratch"
Replies: 45
Views: 12580

Re: 1745: "Record Scratch"

Edit: There is a Know Your Meme article about the recent surge of references to the trope, which is probably the intended context of the comic: http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/record-scratch-freeze-frame Yeah, that's almost certainly what inspired this. Which is just kind of weird to me; Randall isn'...
by Reecer6
Wed Aug 24, 2016 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1724: "Proofs"
Replies: 44
Views: 11855

Re: 1724: "Proofs"

Now, I'm not saying it's not good, but this comic is basically just the recent Business Idea with math instead of business. I cannot wait for 1731: Arcology Blueprints and 1738: Actually a Political Cartoon.
by Reecer6
Mon Aug 22, 2016 12:14 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1723: "Meteorite Identification"
Replies: 30
Views: 9502

Re: 1723: "Meteorite Identification"

However, if no one on Earth saw it fall, then its true nature of being or not being a meteorite will forever mystify us, because you clearly can't send a sample at that point.
by Reecer6
Wed Aug 10, 2016 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1718: "Backups"
Replies: 45
Views: 8855

Re: 1718: "Backups"

Of course, I should probably keep a backup elsewhere in case my house burns down. Maybe an encrypted drive I keep in my desk at work, or in my car? Not perfect, but better than nothing. Safe deposit box at your bank. What if a robber breaks in, believes your drive has some actual monetary value, an...
by Reecer6
Fri Aug 05, 2016 5:18 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1716: "Time Travel Thesis"
Replies: 119
Views: 20442

Re: 1716: "Time Travel Thesis"

implying this leads to derailing (as far as that's a thing) the comic thread like it is now. You seem to imply this is anything more problematic than the fact that the last comic thread's discussion became ENTIRELY about international window differences. Also, if anyone can keep arguing about a sub...
by Reecer6
Sun Jul 31, 2016 6:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1713: "50 ccs"
Replies: 46
Views: 8111

Re: 1713: "50 ccs"

Ponytail, I think it would be much more useful to email this request to the nurse, so you can keep file of it for posterity. Then you can CC your ccs to your co-workers currently deployed to the Cocos island, under their .cc domain email addresses. Or, perhaps, you could record yourself saying it an...
by Reecer6
Fri Jul 29, 2016 12:14 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Collaborative World-Building
Replies: 257
Views: 38364

Re: Collaborative World-Building

Man, that looks REALLY GOOD! The least I can do to thank you for that is to add on a bit more. Praged-verdioa (The 'v' is left uncapitalized on purpose) is historically a geographical part of the Mid-Weiddland region, although cartographic revisionist attempts by the Ingramid Empire have generally g...
by Reecer6
Mon Jul 25, 2016 5:50 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1711: "Snapchat"
Replies: 21
Views: 4746

Re: 1711: "Snapchat"

Now, I do have to ask how all these seemingly impermanent photos and videos keep ending up archived on my blog. I guess people are just bad at using social media right.
by Reecer6
Fri Jul 15, 2016 2:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1707: "xkcd Phone 4"
Replies: 39
Views: 10151

Re: 1707: "xkcd Phone 4"

I'm excited that I can finally upload AND download whatever I want to a server that is CONSTANTLY connected to my phone, so that I can resume operations even without an internet signal! Technology has truly gone far in recent years, and the xkcd Phone 4 is the model of it. Thanks, certification, for...
by Reecer6
Fri Jun 10, 2016 5:25 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1692: "Man Page"
Replies: 51
Views: 12225

Re: 1692: "Man Page"

Sadly, no option for the Coptic papacy. Seriously, I understand it's the standard to assume users are operating under Roman Catholicism, but to not even provide the option to set the ruling church to even Eastern Orthodox ? I have numerous test samples I need to run under each and every Patriarch, ...
by Reecer6
Fri May 13, 2016 8:52 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1680: "Black Hole"
Replies: 31
Views: 7737

Re: 1680: "Black Hole"

Linux0s wrote:It's still a challenge to find curtains that go with a singularity.


On the plus side, pretty soon, no one will care if the carpet doesn't match.
by Reecer6
Wed May 11, 2016 5:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1679: "Substitutions 3"
Replies: 29
Views: 8279

Re: 1679: "Substitutions 3"

While we're reading news that would theoretically mention The Big Bang Theory, you should also make sure to substitute The Doctor with Doctor Who. Or, to extend it, substitute out all "doctor" and "doctors". Not "Dr." though. That'd be unwieldy. And I don't want some st...
by Reecer6
Sat Apr 09, 2016 1:37 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1663: "Garden"
Replies: 673
Views: 168849

Re: 1663: "Garden"

Reecer6 wrote:
xkcd 58.png

Ponytail watches over her White Beret Melons.

xkcd 59.png

Update: Ponytail is now watching over Ponytail watching over her White Beret Melons.

xkcd 60.png
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I'm apparently also selling assorted desert props.
by Reecer6
Fri Apr 08, 2016 9:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1665: "City Talk Pages"
Replies: 75
Views: 14413

Re: 1665: "City Talk Pages"

This is definitely one of the better xkcds, I may note, because it made me laugh out loud AND introduced me to a new hobby to partake in. I thought my town, McKinney , was important enough to have loads of stuff on its talk page, but all we've got is someone saying a single murder isn't important en...
by Reecer6
Tue Apr 05, 2016 3:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1663: "Garden"
Replies: 673
Views: 168849

Re: 1663: "Garden"

xkcd 58.png

Ponytail watches over her White Beret Melons.
by Reecer6
Sat Mar 19, 2016 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: It has Endginned. (Mod Madness 2016)
Replies: 220
Views: 69186

Re: It Begends. (Chocolate chips year of the drunk bobcat)

Reecer6 wrote:you got your filter. Go forth and be famous


bless you mods.

stopmadnessnow wrote:Let me try again. Number six is really Number (Three-two) Number two changed every week.


Whose side are you on?
by Reecer6
Sat Mar 19, 2016 7:19 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: It has Endginned. (Mod Madness 2016)
Replies: 220
Views: 69186

Re: It Begends. (Chocolate chips year of the drunk bobcat)

Mod Madness is great but it's always disappointing because I never make needle-pulled things that get popular so they can be explicitly chosen to have a word filter based around them.

Where's MY mark on history??
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 11, 2016 9:45 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1654: "Universal Install Script"
Replies: 57
Views: 21851

Re: 1654: "Universal Install Script"

I don't think this shell script accounts for the fact that none of these things will help me download the OS I will use to download them on, and I'm kind of stuck at ground zero.
by Reecer6
Mon Mar 07, 2016 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

As a very selfish person, I spend this time to not fight monsters but to level up. (Also, I wasn't aware levelling up didn't take an entire post?) Failure. :( Since I can't really take on the stone golem right now (unless I picked up this little sword here), I'll instead mine and get a single stone ...
by Reecer6
Mon Mar 07, 2016 3:03 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I fight one of these so very dire falcons attacking us. Rolls here. I attack for 4 - 1 = 3 damage, leaving it at 5 HP. The falcon attempts to hit me for 3 damage but is nullified by my defense. I attack for 3 damage, leaving it at 2 HP. Falcon gains counterattack. I attack for 3 - (25% rounded up) =...
by Reecer6
Sat Mar 05, 2016 9:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

Since this crossbow doesn't exactly seem useful for close-quarters combat, I'll fit it up on our one tower to the northeast. I also begin a battle with a dire falcon. Rolls here. I attack for 4 STR - 1 DEF = 3 damage. Falcon is at 5 HP. The falcon gains counterattack for 2 turns. I attack for 3 - 25...
by Reecer6
Sat Mar 05, 2016 9:03 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I go regular ol' woodcutting and get 3 whole wood . I'm going to interpret 2 on a 1D2 as success with getting an extra resource because the better stuff are always greater numbers. I grab one silk from the chest and the three wood I now have to try and craft a crossbow, if I don't need some more exp...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:58 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

Let's see if I leveled up aaaaaaaand niiiiice ! I am now more powerful than you could possibly imagine, except for the fact that you can imagine it. Putting a point into strength. MY STATS: HP 2/2 STR 4 (+2) DEF 4 LVL 3 EXP 4 INVENTORY: EQUIPPED: 1 Iron Sword (+2 STR, multiple attacks...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

Ah, I wasn't aware about the axe. I'll remove the 1 extra wood I got for consolation. Another free slime EXP for me. Chest: 2 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 11 Silk, 2 Goo, 20 Arrows, 4 Wood, 1 Stone, 1 Silver Ore, 1 Iron Pickaxe, 2 Healing Potion, 1 Gold Ore, 1 Bow, 1 Stone Axe. MY...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:42 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I don't care either way. I attack a slime. I'd post the battle rolls but it is literally impossible for me not to win in two moves, considering I always hit and the slime always fails to change anything. 1 EXP and 1 goo for me. Goo goes into chest. Chest: 2 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks&...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:31 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

Mining again with the pickaxe, and I get FINALLY SOME IRON ORE ! I put the stone I get in the chest, but I grab two wood , turn it into charcoal , and then smelt the iron ore twice into an iron sword . I put the stone sword in the chest. Chest: 2 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 9 Sil...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:19 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I go mining again, this time with the iron pick, and pick up something that isn't a st- no, it's a stone again. Two. Into chest. Chest: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 9 Silk, 1 Goo, 20 Arrows, 3 Wood, 4 Stone, 1 Silver Ore, 1 Iron Pickaxe, 2 Healing Potion, 1 Gold Ore, 1 Bow, 1 St...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I understand I could, but I didn't feel like it. I do some woodcutting and get 2 whole wood , because of the axe. Wood and axe go in the chest. Chest: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 9 Silk, 1 Goo, 20 Arrows, 3 Wood, 3 Stone, 1 Silver Ore, 1 Iron Pickaxe, 2 Healing Potion, 1 Gold O...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

More mining. I get a stone . I am bad at mining. I'll use a stone here and a wood from the chest to create a stone axe, if iron isn't necessary. MY STATS: HP 2/2 STR 2 (+1) DEF 4 LVL 2 EXP 2 INVENTORY: 1 Stone Axe EQUIPPED: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks) Chest: 1 Stone Swor...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 9:43 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I go mining and get a regular stone. Into the box it goes. Also, please stop overwriting what I do to the chest, Neil, thanks. ;) Chest: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 9 Silk, 3 Goo, 20 Arrows, 2 Wood, 1 Stone, 1 Silver Ore, 2 Sand, 1 Iron Pickaxe. MY STATS: HP 2/2 STR 2 (+1&#...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 9:20 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

Rolling to go to level 2 and... Success ! I invest this in defense. Now, 4 defense may be useless now, but just wait until we fight someone super duper powerful. Chest: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multiple attacks), 6 Silk, 1 Goo, 20 Arrows, 2 Wood, 1 Silver Ore 1 Sand. 1 pickaxe MY STATS: HP 2/2...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 9:11 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I put the sword to goo d use by vanquishing a slime all by myself! Wow! The relevant goo rolls, even though they can't do any damage to me whatsoever. I attack for 2 damage. Slime at 3/5 HP. Slime is a failure. I attack for 2 damage. Slime at 1/5 HP. Slime is a failure. I attack for 2 damage. Slime ...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:57 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I mine some more and get another stone . I then put my entire inventory in this chest and equip this nice sword. Chest: 6 Silk, 1 Goo, 20 Arrows, 4 Wood, 1 Silver Ore 1 Sand. 4 stone MY STATS: HP 2/2 STR 2 (+1) DEF 3 LVL 1 EXP 1 INV: 2 stone 1 wood EQUIPPED: 1 Stone Sword (+1 STR, multip...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:28 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: North Pole wars
Replies: 294
Views: 31872

Re: North Pole wars

Doing things ahead of time is for losers but OKAY FINE Choosing S56-S62. I roll a N90. patzer++. 90-91 is thrust upon me, which is unfortunate because it means I can't get a new pole theoretically without losing my turn. :( I roll a N63. Lawrencelot++. 63-68 is mine. I roll a S21. patzer++. 15-21 is...
by Reecer6
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I am very behind. Very. I'm just going to go ahead and skip all the previous posts and cut some wood.

I get some wood.

MY STATS:
Spoiler:
HP 2/2
STR 1
DEF 3

LVL 1
EXP 1

1 stone
1 wood
by Reecer6
Wed Mar 02, 2016 1:12 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Once Upon A Castle
Replies: 607
Views: 22878

Re: Once Upon A Castle

I'll contribute a ton by provoking a slime and attacking it for one damage. 4/5 HP.
The slime, being a total disgrace to its kind, whiffs its shot. Not like it would've done anything.

MY STATS:
Spoiler:
2 HP, 1 STR, 3 DEF
LVL 1
0 EXP

1 stone
by Reecer6
Tue Mar 01, 2016 11:26 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: North Pole wars
Replies: 294
Views: 31872

Re: North Pole wars

Patzer, didn't you create the rule? You should be the one to decide.
by Reecer6
Tue Mar 01, 2016 11:19 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: North Pole wars
Replies: 294
Views: 31872

Re: North Pole wars

I assume that from "On every roll of the dice, you can choose which Pole your roll will apply to," we can choose after we roll, given that it says "on," which kind of implies it's just happened. Or at least, is in the process of happening. Plus, I personally think it adds somewha...

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