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    Well. Bought Unexplored on the strength of the...

    Well. Bought Unexplored on the strength of the above comments. It looks pretty special. Unfortunately it looks so special a world takes aaaaaages to generate on my laptop, so I think I may have to...
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    Week 2 seed - made D4 before very carelessly...

    Week 2 seed - made D4 before very carelessly dying. Shredded by spectral blades after not taking care of a goblin conjurer properly, score 246.

    I've done a bit better in a couple of other games,...
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    the zone gens with long corridors of trees before...

    the zone gens with long corridors of trees before getting to the boss.

    My recollection of ToME is that most, if not all, of the maps are like this and it's why I got bored of it. The character...
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    Died with 92 gold on D2, panic-trying potions as...

    Died with 92 gold on D2, panic-trying potions as I was assailed by jackals. Hope that's not too much of a spoiler, as I can't work out how to hide text.

    I've now played 17 games, reaching D 7/8 in...
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    Now I've played a few games of Brogue, a quick...

    Now I've played a few games of Brogue, a quick critique.

    The Good

    No XP system means the only way to improve your character is to get better gear, which you have to find, which means that...
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    Trying to get used to Brogue. It's rather fiddly...

    Trying to get used to Brogue. It's rather fiddly and being unable to resize the window to fit my screen is frustrating. Maybe I should try online play.

    edit - getting the hang of it now. Will play...
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    I play a scary amount of DCSS, and I'm not very...

    I play a scary amount of DCSS, and I'm not very good at it, but I do know the rules of thumb for ID-ing things early.

    Start read-IDing scrolls when you get a stack of three or more of the same one...
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    Sticky: Been playing a lot of Motorsport Manager, and I...

    Been playing a lot of Motorsport Manager, and I do think it is the best new management game I've played for a while. Nearly four seasons of team-building has my team up to second in the bottom tier...
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    Sticky: Wanted to like the demo of Magic The Gathering...

    Wanted to like the demo of Magic The Gathering 2012 Duels Of The Planewalkers, but the UI is really, really fiddly and I couldn't hack it. So I reinstalled Spectromancer, which is really quite a...
  10. Sticky: If you like bleak scifi and haven't read Parable...

    If you like bleak scifi and haven't read Parable Of The Sower then a buck is a steal.
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    Sticky: While Soldak games are being mentioned... Is...

    While Soldak games are being mentioned... Is Din's Curse worth playing when I already have, like and have put a decent amount of time into Drox Operative? It sounds similar-ish.
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    Sticky: No giants, but otherwise this is extremely...

    No giants, but otherwise this is extremely similar to what I've been doing in Morrowind. Just wandering around, picking flowers, getting pleasantly spooked by the eerie landscapes and noises (I'm...
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    Sticky: Started playing Morrowind, with no previous...

    Started playing Morrowind, with no previous experience of Elder Scrolls games (though I have played Fallout3), and am enjoying taking it slowly. I see why people are fans of this world, it really...
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    Sticky: Does Rocket League really have any utility as a 2...

    Does Rocket League really have any utility as a 2 person co-op game? My usual co-op partner is even more averse to playing with randoms than I am, generally.

    My friend and I have a lot of fun...
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    Have you already tried opening a ticket with Humble?

    I have, yes, but I think they're busy.

    I posted simply because if anyone has paid there with a card it would confirm the problem is at my...
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    Has anyone managed to pay by card at the Humble Store lately? Been trying to buy that Tycoon Bundle for three days without success and wondering if it's just my weird internet that's messing it up.
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    Ah, those single links work fine, yes. I would still like to come to this thread to see them though, for preference.
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    Sorry to be dim - is this thread to be discontinued, or are you being more selective with what you post on it? I don't really know anything about Steam groups or notifications, I just like looking at...
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    I don't generally think using gender or sexuality to influence gameplay mechanics is a good idea at all.

    The example I can think of that completely backs you up here is Football Manager, not for...
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    Sticky: To Mrki - The openness is what I love about it....

    To Mrki - The openness is what I love about it. The different victory conditions, combined with the ongoing interplay of all the factions, makes for a game where you really can do pretty much what...
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    Sticky: The fantastic space ARPG with a strategic layer,...

    The fantastic space ARPG with a strategic layer, Drox Operative, is 3.74 on Steam, that's 75% off.
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    Sticky: I should be playing The Sunless Sea - Zubmariner,...

    I should be playing The Sunless Sea - Zubmariner, but much to my frustration it keeps hanging on the 'start new game' loading screen. I'd actually been looking forward to this. Never mind, started a...
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    Sticky: I was quite shocked as a history conscientious...

    I was quite shocked as a history conscientious Brit when first playing it to see the game so cheerfully present a concept about imperial competition to travel the world as a group of well heeled...
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    Sticky: I'm baffled as to why it hasn't been on the...

    I'm baffled as to why it hasn't been on the receiving end of anti Imperial orientalist white privilege lambasting. Not that such would be an accurate or fair critique but theres definitkey things in...
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    Sticky: Drox Operative is the absolute business. I love...

    Drox Operative is the absolute business. I love how you can just mooch about, joining in with wars for a bit then going off to explore some wrecks, do a couple of quests, hang out near the frontline...
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