Golden Era Game of the Week 9/30/06: Tutankham

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Postby dbh » Sun Oct 01, 2006 8:58 pm

Which brings me to wondering what the players of Tutankham call the various enemies.

The manual refers to all the enemies as "nasties".

Helpful onloooker: "No, you have to wait until..."
Me: "I didn't pay my quarter to wait. I can wait for free. I paid to kill stuff."

Good one :lol: :lol:
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Postby Weehawk » Sun Oct 01, 2006 9:05 pm

dbh wrote:
Which brings me to wondering what the players of Tutankham call the various enemies.

The manual refers to all the enemies as "nasties".

Which isn't much more helpful than calling them "enemies".
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Postby artz » Mon Oct 02, 2006 1:46 am

Great score Donald. I was hoping to post a 300k score, but 400k is out of the question for me this week.

If you download the flyer for this game, the 60 point monsters that first show up in stage 4 are called "curses". It goes with the theme of the game, so that sounds good to me.
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Postby Smile4Rob » Mon Oct 02, 2006 4:49 am

Very nice job, Donald! I'm going to have to check out your .inp and see if I can pick up any new strategies on your almost 400K game. Looks like I'm going to have to dust off my ol' keyboard and do some practicing if I plan to keep up with you.

Hey Art! Thanks for letting me know about GEGOTW.
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Postby artz » Mon Oct 02, 2006 8:55 am

Hi Rob, great to hear from you. I'm looking forward to seeing what you can submit for the contest. Good luck!
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Postby dbh » Mon Oct 02, 2006 10:09 am

Thanks guys!

I'm going to have to check out your .inp and see if I can pick up any new strategies on your almost 400K game.

That's only fair since I use a couple techniques that you showed us at Funspot a few years ago :D
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Postby Weehawk » Tue Oct 03, 2006 10:13 pm

Tuesday's bonus points to Smile4Rob.
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Postby Weehawk » Thu Oct 05, 2006 9:23 pm

Thursday's bonus points to Smile4Rob.
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Postby Weehawk » Fri Oct 06, 2006 10:57 pm

Results:

1st: Smile4Rob (589,620)
2nd: Don Hayes (397,720)
3rd: artz (346,760)


Don Hayes takes 2nd and 2 bonus for a total of 9.

Smile4Rob takes 1st and 4 bonus for 14 total.



Eligible for the random prize:


artz (1-11)
Don Hayes (12-22)
Gerhard Schindler (23-33)
Potante (34-44)
Smile4Rob (45-55)

56 is unassigned.


Watch at 0300 hours GMT for the numbers drawn here:

http://www.txlottery.org/online/winmegamillion.cfm

which will determine the winner. The first ball drawn under 56 will be the winning number.
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Postby Weehawk » Sun Oct 08, 2006 12:50 pm

The winning number is 20.

And a question I never thought I would ask:

Don, what size is your dog? (S,XL,2XL)
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Postby dbh » Sun Oct 08, 2006 3:31 pm

And a question I never thought I would ask:

Don, what size is your dog? (S,XL,2XL)

There's got to be at least 50 good comeback lines for that question....

I guess an XL would be okay, although I have no idea what I'm actually going to do with it.
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