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by Callarduran
Fri Mar 18, 2011 2:01 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Wow, the next A Song of Ice and Fire book finally ??
Replies: 4
Views: 1140

Re: Wow, the next A Song of Ice and Fire book finally ??

While I'd be happy if the date is true, I'll believe it when I see it. While I can't say that I won't buy it or anything, I have kinda soured on Martin.
by Callarduran
Thu Feb 24, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Dear Spammers!
Replies: 10
Views: 1954

Re: Dear Spammers!

Sheesh, I take a day away from the computer, and the spam triples. I blame D2.
by Callarduran
Fri Feb 18, 2011 3:52 am
Forum: Current Events & Politics
Topic: Wisconsin protests, difference in coverage
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Wisconsin protests, difference in coverage

kiryan wrote:2a) the crowd is predominately white


Have you ever BEEN to Wisconsin? :)
by Callarduran
Tue Nov 30, 2010 11:51 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Someone came in the ER today claiming...
Replies: 11
Views: 1194

Re: Someone came in the ER today claiming...

I just want to know where the "I live at a seminary and my wife is finishing her senior year for her Masters of Divinity." :) [admin hat on] I will leave this topic on this forum for the time being. If it gets into heated debate, then it will be moved to the Debate forum, but for now it is...
by Callarduran
Sun Nov 21, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Twisted Rune Epic Rewards
Replies: 15
Views: 2677

Re: Twisted Rune Epic Rewards

Yeah, I should be a bit more clear I guess. I'm not interested in upgrading any of the items. The gear for the difficulty is about right. However, tweaking them a bit so that they're more usable, or maybe tweaking things to fit more in theme that I was thinking especially with the new code that Shev...
by Callarduran
Wed Nov 17, 2010 7:39 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Twisted Rune Epic Rewards
Replies: 15
Views: 2677

Re: Twisted Rune Epic Rewards

First to address the problem of loading - all mobs load, and most of the mobs have a comparable load rate. Bad luck happens. As for the rewards themselves - The armor is patterned off of an actual D&D item, which does have fly on command. However, fly on command is Tiamat level reward. Am I open...
by Callarduran
Mon Nov 08, 2010 4:55 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Borderlands?
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

Re: Borderlands?

Just started my 2nd playthrough on the PS3 with Lilith. Definitely enjoying the game so far, but the final boss is kind of a wuss imo.
by Callarduran
Tue Sep 21, 2010 9:08 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Mud data usage and wireless card - Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: Mud data usage and wireless card - Help!

As someone who just recently got back from living out in the middle of nowhere - the Verizon wireless thing works pretty well, especially if you have a good strong signal. The MUD doesn't eat up too much, unless you do something like Tia with a lot of info scrolling through constantly (my last Tia t...
by Callarduran
Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:51 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: wah, dem staffers to lose jobs when they lose majority
Replies: 10
Views: 497

Re: wah, dem staffers to lose jobs when they lose majority

Botef wrote:Arise chicken, arise!


Adding Mega Ultra Chicken to my next zone.
by Callarduran
Sun Sep 12, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Philadelphia
Replies: 7
Views: 642

Re: Philadelphia

Yes, I should delete this bit of spam, but the responses have entertained me. :) Carry on.
by Callarduran
Tue Aug 24, 2010 5:56 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale
Replies: 7
Views: 708

Re: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale

Nope, it's not a vaulting issue or anything like that. They load, and have verified it by checking in occasionally in the past 2 weeks during various boots. I haven't had a chance yet to look KV and TR for tweaks, etc. My nephew visiting us has taken up more time than I expected (yes, that was mainl...
by Callarduran
Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:22 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale
Replies: 7
Views: 708

Re: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale

Checked the other night, and checked a couple other things today just to make sure. The objects in question are definitely loading. HOWEVER - I'm going to be going over my old zones in the next couple of days in total to check for bugs, unintended changes due to the mob changes, etc, more to get bac...
by Callarduran
Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:01 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale
Replies: 7
Views: 708

Re: possible broken load in Klauthen Vale

I'll check on it tonight when I get home, but - they were not removed, but they were moved within the zone. They _should_ still be loading, but everyone knows how that goes. :)
by Callarduran
Fri Jul 23, 2010 10:17 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Rebas, The Blood Priestess of Bhaal
Replies: 5
Views: 1713

Re: Rebas, The Blood Priestess of Bhaal

Mostly internetless. :) FYI, I'm moving back to the land of internet next week, so after a short moving in period, I should actually be back.

Also, great story. Will talk to you next week in game.
by Callarduran
Sat Jul 17, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anyone bought a plasma TV recently?
Replies: 3
Views: 439

Re: Anyone bought a plasma TV recently?

Well, it's kind of a trade off. Quality LEDs are still more expensive (in general) than quality plasmas. Plasma usually has better viewing angles than LED, while as you said, LED is usually lighter and thinner, though when you're talking about a difference of about an inch nowdays, meh. Contrast rat...
by Callarduran
Fri Jul 16, 2010 5:46 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Anyone bought a plasma TV recently?
Replies: 3
Views: 439

Re: Anyone bought a plasma TV recently?

We bought a Panasonic G15 last September, and have been very happy with it. Viewing angles are great, sound is decent (not great, but really what flat panel tv has great sound?), easy to configure. Haven't played with the internet options on it yet, but hopefully will be able to in a couple weeks wh...
by Callarduran
Tue Jul 06, 2010 2:10 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: XBOX 360
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: XBOX 360

Well, you kinda killed the thread at the beginning with the "No Playstation is better posts." :)
by Callarduran
Thu Jul 01, 2010 2:36 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: CANADA DAY multiplay
Replies: 10
Views: 798

Re: CANADA DAY multiplay

Sorry, had a bit of a miscommunication. :) Double XP is up for Canada day!
by Callarduran
Sat Apr 03, 2010 1:20 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: School-Homed Children
Replies: 18
Views: 615

Re: School-Homed Children

I tend to lean towards public education, as I believe it gives a more rounded education as a whole to children than homeschooling can provide. I have known some homeschooled children that are absolutely AMAZING, with parents that are absolutely great at teaching them. It actually makes me a bit sad ...
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 17, 2010 8:18 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Final Fantasy XIII
Replies: 3
Views: 315

Re: Final Fantasy XIII

I think I finally figured out what I don't like about FFXIII. It's the "retry" option on battles. Don't get me wrong, this option has basically been around since the advent of the save point. You die, or the battle doesn't go the way you like it, bam - restart from the last save point. But...
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 17, 2010 6:08 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Trune Epic procs
Replies: 2
Views: 440

Re: Trune Epic procs

It appears that it is a mistake. Looks like the procs were accidentally removed. It's been reported already, and they should be back in shortly. Probably with the next update or two, but don't quote me on that. Even if I had reliable internet at the moment, I am not a coder. :)
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 17, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Final Fantasy XIII
Replies: 3
Views: 315

Re: Final Fantasy XIII

I've basically just started it...only about maybe 4 hours in? Beautiful game, and I'm enjoying the combat system. I wouldn't say it is polished yet, but it is nicely done. My main complaint at this point is the excessive number of cut scenes. This may lighten up once I get farther in, and out of the...
by Callarduran
Mon Mar 15, 2010 6:51 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Education, wow this is really f*kd up
Replies: 50
Views: 1602

Re: Education, wow this is really f*kd up

But Sarvis, what you are describing is not Christian, it is Human. Or at the very least, American. Voting on a single issue instead of voting on a candidate as a whole. Voting on the anti-abortion candidate because he is anti-abortion, and ignoring the rest of his stances, draws in the anti-abortion...
by Callarduran
Mon Mar 15, 2010 6:02 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Education, wow this is really f*kd up
Replies: 50
Views: 1602

Re: Education, wow this is really f*kd up

If you were to line up my beliefs next to Kiryan's, for example, we would disagree on about 95% of things. Well sure, but Kiryan's a special case. :P Seriously, I agree with you. I know there are different denominations and that they exist largely because they are unable to agree on various minor i...
by Callarduran
Mon Mar 15, 2010 5:34 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Education, wow this is really f*kd up
Replies: 50
Views: 1602

Re: Education, wow this is really f*kd up

What it boils down to for me is that if you are going to say that this is a Christian nation, and therefore it is OK to teach certain biblical things in schools, then you have to decide which beliefs to teach. Take Sarvis' creation example. I'm a Christian, and I certainly don't believe that the wor...
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 10, 2010 5:55 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roy Ashburn
Replies: 43
Views: 1049

Re: Roy Ashburn

Here's the thing though Kiryan...that still sounds exactly like regular politics. :) My question wasn't how Obama's politics are different from regular politics. As far as Massa goes, though, something just smells fishy with his stories from over the weekend. He's changed his stories a few times. Fi...
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 10, 2010 5:10 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roy Ashburn
Replies: 43
Views: 1049

Re: Roy Ashburn

Well Corth, I guess I'm still a bit fuzzy on exactly how "Chicago Politics" are any different than regular politics. :)
by Callarduran
Tue Mar 09, 2010 6:12 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roy Ashburn
Replies: 43
Views: 1049

Re: Roy Ashburn

Agreed Corth - I was trying to not talk entirely in absolutes, but in generalities. Please take my statement as an overarching argument, not tied to specifics. Just because you belong to a party does not mean that you agree with everything the party says or does. I was just stating that on the natio...
by Callarduran
Tue Mar 09, 2010 5:13 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roy Ashburn
Replies: 43
Views: 1049

Re: Roy Ashburn

As for the story with Roy? Sad that it even is a story. There are more pressing things that deserve coverage. The only reason it is a story is because he is Republican, and has voted against gay rights. Of course, the worst part of this whole thing is that his sexual orientation is even an issue to...
by Callarduran
Mon Mar 08, 2010 9:20 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Roy Ashburn
Replies: 43
Views: 1049

Re: Roy Ashburn

Just remember - if the party you favor is doing something, then it is the right thing to do to protect people - it's for their own good. If the party you don't favor is doing something, then they are intruding on your rights, and are obviously evil. As for the story with Roy? Sad that it even is a s...
by Callarduran
Wed Mar 03, 2010 4:17 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: more great government!
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Re: more great government!

"Timmy, where did you put my launch codes? No, you can't...oh alright, just this once."
by Callarduran
Sat Feb 27, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Liberalism, atheism, male sexual exclusivity linked to IQ
Replies: 6
Views: 336

Re: Liberalism, atheism, male sexual exclusivity linked to IQ

An interesting study, though of course there are any number of questions I have about it. Including where I fit, as a Liberal Christian. :) What I find interesting is the link between the higher the IQ, the more chance there is of monogamy. I'm sure my wife will agree that I'm very smart for not che...
by Callarduran
Sun Jan 17, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Dragon Age: Origins
Replies: 15
Views: 893

Re: Dragon Age: Origins

Wow. You screwed up that badly? :)
by Callarduran
Sun Jan 17, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Why don't I trust Fox News? (Part 2)
Replies: 41
Views: 1007

Re: Why don't I trust Fox News? (Part 2)

Kiryan, I've waited a few days now to calm down before saying anything. It hasn't helped. My wife and I lost a friend in the Haiti earthquake. Ben Larson was a senior at Wartburg Theological Seminary, and was in Haiti with his wife and cousin. His wife was working on her Thesis on the ongoing work o...
by Callarduran
Wed Jan 13, 2010 8:01 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Dragon Age: Origins
Replies: 15
Views: 893

Re: Dragon Age: Origins

I've played through DA:O a few times now, and definitely had a blast with it. Still have a ton to do in the game, and it just doesn't get old. That being said, I've been playing Demon's Souls the past few days. It's a beautifully brutal game. Right now I'm trying to work out if I can take down the r...
by Callarduran
Wed Nov 18, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!
Replies: 13
Views: 1428

Re: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!

Details on exact times/dates will come as soon as my family makes up its mind as to what the heck they're doing. :)
by Callarduran
Mon Nov 16, 2009 7:11 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!
Replies: 13
Views: 1428

Re: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!

THIS IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE.


As of right now, the plan is to do Double XP for Thanksgiving, and Multi Weekend over the Christmas weekend.

If there is a change, I will post something new.
by Callarduran
Sat Nov 07, 2009 8:33 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!
Replies: 13
Views: 1428

Re: whats that? Thanksgiving multiweekend? yes please!

Things are being discussed. Nothing is decided yet, but I imagine that we will do something for Thanksgiving, if not Thanksgiving weekend. We will announce here, hopefully sooner rather than later.
by Callarduran
Fri Nov 06, 2009 9:16 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Dragon Age: Origins
Replies: 15
Views: 893

Re: Dragon Age: Origins

Haven't picked this one up yet, but I'm planning to within the next week or so. That, and Demons Souls. Good to hear that so far it is as addicting as it looks.
by Callarduran
Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:28 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Board Game recommendations?
Replies: 43
Views: 2041

Re: Board Game recommendations?

Yep, I have MunchkinQuest and not any Munchkin. Quest was a gift, and we've definitely had fun with it, so I will have to pick up Munchkin at some point in the near future. Other future purchases I think will be including Carcassone and Alhambra. Played a bit of Carcassone and enjoyed it, though I'm...
by Callarduran
Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:22 pm
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Cancelling my health insurance.
Replies: 109
Views: 4286

Re: Cancelling my health insurance.

While I'm not going to necessarily agree with you on things like dental or vision (bit more complicated than looking at your kid and saying Yep you're sick, have some orange juice), as far as canceling your overall health insurance...*shrug* All insurance is, is risk transference. If you're willing ...
by Callarduran
Sun Jul 26, 2009 4:33 am
Forum: T2 General Discussion Archive
Topic: Board Game recommendations?
Replies: 43
Views: 2041

Re: Board Game recommendations?

Quick bump on an old thread, but thought I'd mention a new game that we bought that several here would probably enjoy - Red Dragon Inn. http://www.slugfestgames.com/games_rdi.php http://www.slugfestgames.com/games_rdi2.php Both the original and the 2nd are playable by themselves, and all the charact...
by Callarduran
Mon Jun 29, 2009 6:01 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Alignment quest
Replies: 23
Views: 1310

Re: Alignment quest

Nobody was told, all mobs are in blatant plain sight, all are similar enough that if you find one, you'll recognize all the others. It's really not that hard. The quests are designed so that a 20th level character can do them.

If it were something that required a hint, one would be given.
by Callarduran
Sun Jun 28, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Alignment quest
Replies: 23
Views: 1310

Re: Alignment quest

There are 4 quests, each shifts you in one direction. From what you're saying, you quested Chaos, so went from LE to NE.
by Callarduran
Sun Jun 28, 2009 8:08 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Healing Aura.. not worth it as is? (enter to discuss)
Replies: 25
Views: 2028

Re: Healing Aura.. not worth it as is? (enter to discuss)

My take on the spell has been that it is a niche spell, very useful in certain circumstances. Dragon fights have been mentioned. Lich fights it is useful for popping up a tank again that has it up when s/he's procced - the tic for the healing is faster than the casting time on any heal spell. Could ...
by Callarduran
Mon May 18, 2009 7:01 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Memorial Day Multiplay..
Replies: 29
Views: 2097

Re: Memorial Day Multiplay..

Multiplay weekend is ON!

We will start Saturday morning at 12:01 am Eastern, and end on Monday Morning at 12:01 am Eastern.
by Callarduran
Thu May 07, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Memorial Day Multiplay..
Replies: 29
Views: 2097

Re: Memorial Day Multiplay..

Sorry Thilindel, difference between 'and' and 'or.'

It is possible that I 'misspoke', but both and has never really been considered. Sorry!

As for the possibility of a Memorial Multiplay, I'm not discounting the idea, but no decisions yet.
by Callarduran
Fri Apr 03, 2009 12:35 pm
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Old Auction Reimbursements
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Re: Old Auction Reimbursements

Allow me to rephrase...

If possible, please provide a list, as it will make my searching easier. :)

Also, if you recall with which character you posted items on the auction, provide me with that as well. If not, a list of your characters will suffice.
by Callarduran
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:05 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Old Auction Reimbursements
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Old Auction Reimbursements

Starting Monday, I will begin reimbursing items that poofed in February due to the auction bug. Please mwrite me if you lost items that you put up on auction. Throughout next week I work on providing reimbursements for those items. Please provide a list of what you had lost, as it will make my searc...
by Callarduran
Mon Mar 30, 2009 4:06 am
Forum: T2 Gameplay Discussion Archive
Topic: Changing alignments
Replies: 7
Views: 650

Re: Changing alignments

Yup, it is, and I will take full blame for it not being in yet. I've got just a few more tweaks to do, break it on test quick, and should be in 'shortly.' By shortly I'm hoping for next weekend, but I've said that before.

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