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by waveney
Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Re: 1190: "Time"

There has been a lack of recent ottifications so:
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Spoiler:
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by waveney
Sat Sep 20, 2014 4:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: Molpy Up

Been away on Holidip on a motorised raftcastle for a wip. No otters seen but plenty of ducktors and swamolpies. Hopefully you meant these: http://www.savemuteswans.org/resources/_wsb_410x274_Fotolia_12546122_XS.jpg Yes Not these: http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-smFfwBJs4tA/TxmgByuFKfI/AAAAAAAABsE/mduZ8Gi...
by waveney
Sat Sep 20, 2014 3:22 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Molpy Up

Been away on Holidip on a motorised raftcastle for a wip. No otters seen but plenty of ducktors and swamolpies.
by waveney
Fri Sep 12, 2014 5:53 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: Rulers of Gloreek, Volume VI

MajorDouble7 wrote:And now I want some Panther Salve...


In SandCastle Builder (which has come a LONNNNNNGGGGGGG way) you get Panther Salve from Rosetta.
by waveney
Sat Sep 06, 2014 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.66 - Leap YIP

#### Waveney - Once you have a large enough Diamond supply there is a Papal Boost for Diamonds - Papal boost to reduce time to make masterpieces - The Diamond Masterpiece Cooker burns coal every mNP (originally intended behavior) - Small Nerf on Camelflarge (other things will later make up for this...
by waveney
Wed Sep 03, 2014 5:50 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Pixels

Wowterfull Othercomic
by waveney
Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:30 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: BalthONG 91

I think I need a real domain. Or a subdomain like bicyclesonthemoon.chirpingmustard.com. Neither will solve the problem of your dynamic IP address, though. Perhaps Aluisio can set up bicyclesonthemoon.chirpingmustard.com as a CNAME (alias) for 1190.bicyclesonthemoon.dnsd.info? That might solve mrob...
by waveney
Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

New RELATED othercomic
by waveney
Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: BFTF #178

SilentTimer wrote:including one unnoticed detail in the ONG I drew to summon newpixbot to the Hugo party

There s something sitting on Rosetta's desk - not sure what.

And yes otters have missed clues in the beanyongs as to where they are now. Chapter 3 will happen eventually.
by waveney
Thu Aug 21, 2014 8:04 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0109: "Into the Blue"
Replies: 74
Views: 20738

Re: What-If 0109: "Into the Blue"

http://what-if.xkcd.com/109/ http://what-if.xkcd.com/imgs/a/109/planet.png This is probably the funniest way I can imagine ending this debate. :shock: But what planet DID she hit??!! If she pointed it in a random direction almost 50% would hit a planet, and in most cases it would end the argument.
by waveney
Mon Aug 18, 2014 8:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder updates

Several small recent updates: ### 3.65259636 Anomalitic YIP #### Waveney - As Time was awarded the Hugo for best graphic novel in 2013 - A new boost "Hugo" is now available which will improve everymolpies game no matter what stage they are at - Papal Boost for Gold - And a fix ### 3.652563...
by waveney
Mon Aug 18, 2014 6:18 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

My wife was in the audience for the Hugo's...

In other news Othercomic
by waveney
Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:21 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

by waveney
Sun Aug 03, 2014 6:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.65 - YIP

Lots of fixes, behind the screens changes and a few new things #### Waveney - New boost Glaciation - New boost Anisoptera (for Wyverns so you can't get it yet) - Fix to prevent Infnite Blitzing during Coma Molpy Style - Added Molpify in a few places - Added Masterpieces to stats - Stopped Use of bla...
by waveney
Fri Aug 01, 2014 6:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

BlitzGirl wrote:the next one will be on Time!


We all want that.
by waveney
Thu Jul 24, 2014 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

But a sparrowraptor-raptor-raptor would be higher up the food chain.
by waveney
Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's my wall paper now. Not that I can see much wallpaper, behind 3 chrome windows and 3 firefox windows and 8 vim windows (all SCB) and GitHub and thunderbird and a shell and ... The last 13 Nopix have been the Saga of the missing Keys. Last evening we went out for an evening walk out on the Heath ...
by waveney
Wed Jul 23, 2014 6:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1398: "Snake facts"
Replies: 144
Views: 30540

Re: 1398: "Snake facts"

For the longest snake to be in Brazil, Peru and Chile it would have to be over 600km long - that is impressive!
by waveney
Sun Jul 20, 2014 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: Hold my redundaspoiler and watch this!

Wow. I wasn't aware of this safeword. :shock: Are there other safewords? In theory a safeword is usually a word that the person would not ordinarily say during sex, such as ziggurat, Arnie, or pinech. #!/bin/bash for safeword in \ ziggurat \ Ziggurat \ ZIGGURAT \ arnie \ Arnie \ ARNIE \ pinech \ Pi...
by waveney
Fri Jul 18, 2014 6:59 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.63

- Now with something when you get/view masterpieces (more to come) - Better/more consistent wording on Muse and the masterpiece maing boosts (thanks ZeroNilist) - Woolly Jumper reduces the hassle of getting Maps from positive NPs - Changed bugs and typos The next version will include a sound effect...
by waveney
Wed Jul 09, 2014 5:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Thankyou Silent Timer

Thankyou SilentTimer, who ever you are. Amtoo's adventures now seem insignificant.

Amtoo's travels will continue eventually, but a lot of my spare time is currently spent building sandcastles.
by waveney
Tue Jul 08, 2014 7:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.62

Code: Select all

#### Waveney
- Confirmation check when you fledge more than one Dragon into an already ocupied NP
- Two new boosts to improve diamond supply
- Topiary now affects both normal and Cryogenic Fledging
- Overview updates after Fledging from Cryo
- Different bugs and typos
by waveney
Thu Jul 03, 2014 6:55 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.61

Yet more dragons and fixes. #### Waveney (lots of thanks to tyriac) - Fixed scrolling of the Dragon Overview - Nerfed Coal Digging - Shades and Topiary Boosts - Fixed MeteorONGS when colpix is on - Fixed Now Where was I and most uses of Time travel - Removed Mould making buttons when Masterpieces ma...
by waveney
Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.6

### 3.6 Lots More Dragon Stuff #### Waveney - Smaller save files when you have lots of dragons - Woolly Jumper works - Dragon Overview works better, works in classic, works with the light colours - Dragon Overview has a tooltip showing what the NP is - Wyrms now possible as third dragon level - Dia...
by waveney
Wed Jun 25, 2014 5:15 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

RELATED wipend photos: As I mentioned earlier, I made a sandcastle by the Sea 1 and posted to the OTT whilst on a boat on the Sea. I now have the chance to post the photos I took here: Sandcastle: [spoiler] http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44860&mode=view Boat 2 : http://forums.xkcd....
by waveney
Thu Jun 05, 2014 7:03 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

HES wrote:How long has sandcastle builder had dragon combat? :shock:

About 20 dips.

One of the weapons used against dragons is a Hamply.
by waveney
Thu Jun 05, 2014 5:09 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

SandCastle Builder vesion 3.52

This is a major revision of some draconic things, combat, rewards from combat, and the number of maps needed for dragons and lots more. #### Waveney - Draconic Experience is now stuff, some boosts will need this to be spent - You will not get things like Teeth from digging, these will now be fight r...
by waveney
Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:51 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

So thats where Darth Vadar comes from.
by waveney
Fri May 23, 2014 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

SandCastle Builder vesion 3.51

#### Waveney - Typos-=some, fixes, tweaks - Aleph e needs to be enabled to be used - Prevent buying multiple cheap Dragon Eggs - Some nerfing of draconic boosts - The limits of some things are now lower - Changed the way Camelflarge works - Several new Draconic and other boosts one of which is real...
by waveney
Thu May 22, 2014 10:54 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm on my second MacBook Pro - both were hand-me-downs from the Little Wonder's daddy in the US. I don't know if this is relevant... it might be, because the electricity is different in NZ. At any rate, when the charger is plugged in, which it mostly is, the laptop feels odd when I run my fingers a...
by waveney
Fri May 16, 2014 9:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: Sandcastle Builder Version 3.5 - Here be Dragons

Flado wrote:
waveney wrote:
That is one VAST update - enjoy!


I find that hard to enjoy :cry:


I have released 3.5001 which should fix this.
by waveney
Fri May 16, 2014 7:00 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Sandcastle Builder Version 3.5 - Here be Dragons

#### Waveney - Caged logicat single puzzle buy will reapear if no multi buy button shown - New option to give the minimum number of decimal digits displayed - Long overdue changes to the top of the ReadMe - Many bug fixes, tweaks, nerfs and buffs - Fixed long standing bug that stopped Sand Tools in...
by waveney
Tue May 13, 2014 12:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: Hiding penguins is fun !

Did you try about:config (warning: many about:config settings are essential for the workings of ff. I just want to know if you have tried it. I do not advise going in there if you do not know what you are doing.) Here be dragons would have been my next attempt. I think most of what I want (tabs on ...
by waveney
Thu May 08, 2014 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

My son uses thwapsticks - Here is an example he is the one introducing the dance - I am brefly in camera wearing orange tatters (I don't dance). Yes indeed, that's Cotswold style right there! I briefly played for a Cotswold side while I was at uni. We did a dance to that same tune. Actually they ar...
by waveney
Thu May 08, 2014 8:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

How is Morris dancing RELATED you ask? One word: Thwapsticks. :P Though we do North West style which doesn't employ thwapsticks in full force... Cotswold and Border styles have a LOT of thwapping. My son uses thwapsticks - Here is an example he is the one introducing the dance - I am brefly in came...
by waveney
Mon May 05, 2014 8:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

@ED Get well soon, get well sooner, get well, yesterdip, get well last wip
by waveney
Sat May 03, 2014 1:46 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

So since my hair goes down to my waist, would that make me supreme overlord of the OTT? I recall several times TheMinim mentioning really long hair. On newpage 1355 she mentions being able to sit on the ends. You may have competition for that title. Dangerous competition. Empress Decree: "...&...
by waveney
Thu May 01, 2014 12:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

For decree: My current flutterbee study species: http://forums.xkcd.com/download/file.php?id=44243 The Common Imperial Blue, Jalmenus evagoras . RSIR: Jalmenus%20evagoras.jpg I've seen these before, at a zoo, and wondered something that I again wonder now: Why is it called "blue" if it's ...
by waveney
Wed Apr 30, 2014 10:27 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

Neil_Boekend wrote:I know only a little about rocks. It pretty much stops at "they aren't tasty" :P .

Try seaside rock:

Image
by waveney
Tue Apr 29, 2014 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107154
Views: 48916777

Re: 1190: "Time"

I have a trebuchet on my desk... :D

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