Recent posts by Arcanmster on Kongregate

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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

I feel it is luck-based only because of the saw timing thing. So this is only for some specific levels, mainly 29-30 (and I did die a lot on these because of that v_v).
I am currently at lv 39 and from 31+ luck is not really relevant, I know what I want to do, I know it will work, I just have to wait for the good window (and try not to screw up).

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

The only thing preventing me from supporting badging it is that the timing for sawblades and axes do not reset when you die. This introduces pseudo-randomness that shouldn’t be present at all for this kind of games.

(Anyway, no pun with Tass/TAS?)

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

It absolutely doesn’t work “perfectly”. It works for come people/configs, and not for some others. That’s not the definition of “fixed” or “perfectly”.

Today (after more than 20 trials total), I finally managed to play to the end without freezing/crashing the browser. I was using Chrome, no extension, anonymous mode. During the play, I saw that memory consumption exceeded 1G of RAM (and I had nothing else open in Chrome!). Good luck trying to get the badges, don’t forget to pray/cast a spell/invoke a genie so that it doesn’t crash before the end.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

Is the dev working on the bugfixes? Firefox still doesn’t work at all, and with Chrome I always have a crash (the “aw, snap!”) during the game, before the 4th or 5th choice. I haven’t been able to finish it even once!

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

It is randomized.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

You will need to use external websites but they are either “obvious” (= the website is at least implicitly mentioned somewhere in the game, you don’t have to guess where to go), or “not specific” (= you don’t need one particular website, you just need to get some info you may not know and there are many different ways to get it)

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Dev's created another annoying bug that ruins our profile.

Well, the bug has now been squished.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / some site disruptions today

I got it after leaving the page open during a looong time. Long enough that I had forgotten I still had that page open.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Upcoming Badges!

To be fair I didn’t get a single black screen /freeze in Decision 3 (I did in Decision 2). Neither did I rate it 5/5 but that’s because IMO a game should be about content and not grinding.

And we should all know that Strikeforce Shitty 2 is a really well-designed game. After all, it has a huuuge number of plays which is hard evidence. Moreover, as said in the description, we can enjoy “Over 6 hours of gameplay”. Though I’m still wondering whether he’s missing a digit in this sentence.

So, next badge?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Retired Badges Compendium

I have the BloodRealm Mobile badges → http://www.kongregate.com/accounts/Arcanmster/badges/mobile

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Retired Badges Compendium

Prince of Persia doesn’t “really” count given that the badges were converted to points (and the badges do not appear on the profile), so 827 easy badges.

 
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Topic: Technical Support / Kongpanion didn't earned(solved)

Do we really need to send a report (that would be a lot of reports) or are you already working on an automated mass fix?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / I found who is getting the first kongpanion every week

I must be missing something here. The newsletter shows 3 badges that will be selected during the week, but not the one on Monday?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / I found who is getting the first kongpanion every week

“too quickly”? Is there a way to know which game it will be before midnight?

 
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Topic: Little Alchemist Mobile / 1.28.07 Update Notes

I just updated and fortunately I have no crash. I was running the last version before the first Valentin update. Before updating, I have backed up the old .apk file (and all my datafiles if they were to be also updated) “just to be sure”. Would the .apk file be useful for those that are crashing or are the datafiles corrupted/incompatible?

 
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Topic: Little Alchemist Mobile / Event Help: Anna the Huntress

My portal says “2 days left”, does that mean I have “between 48h and 72h left” or “between 24h and 48h left”? I’m level 27 and stuck at the f# tier 17 :-/

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Best of 2014 Quest voting!

Solarmax 2. Freaking good AI in this game.

 
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Topic: Anti-Idle: The Game / Shiny Week Event!!

Remember that you have to reopen the game daily to receive this bonus!

Maybe this?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / 'Because you rated X highly"

Because the system thinks you like the color blue?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / [Event] The Cuteness Overload Quest!

Maybe it would be a good idea to have the special award appear somewhere on the kongpanions page and not only hidden in the award list?

 
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Topic: Anti-Idle: The Game / Rare Items Collection Thread

Didn’t put everything but I really need much more Item Storage pages

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Global Assault

It used to work only for USA but the restriction has been lifted several days ago.

 
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Topic: General Gaming / [Mu Complex] Help each other

Originally posted by guedzilla:

Do you think it’s over?

I don’t know. We can never be sure… There was always some noise at each step.

 
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Topic: General Gaming / [Mu Complex] Help each other

Solution of riddle 2:

- First, shout-out to Siderite for all his work, especially for this intriguing first line #00
- And to ErikCorry for:

OK kids, listen up
[19:21] First byte decoded is 37
[19:21] key char on first line is “c”
[19:21] xor those together you get “T”
[19:21] Now check the other version of the data
[19:22] First byte is 26
[19:22] key char on first line of old data is “r”
[19:22] Xor them together you get “T”

- The only useful data is line #00, and the sequence of letters after all the =’s
- Line #00, after base64-decoding, has 100 bytes, and the sequence of letters has also 100 bytes. XOR them.
- ASCII result is “The password for the riddle is magical followed by the 5th letter of the alphabet and the number six”

 
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Topic: General Gaming / [Mu Complex] Help each other

Hi guys, I’m back. The answer of the #5 for those who want it:

  1. TXT – Do a DNS lookup on mu.database.studiocime.com, look at the TXT record: the content is “/mucomplex-riddle.jpg”
  2. The image – Download the image at http://mu.database.studiocime.com/mucomplex-riddle.jpg, look at the content of the file. The bytes, not the image itself. At the end you find the following byte sequence: 61 00 57 00 35 00 6A 00 63 00 6D 00 56 00 6B 00 61 00 57 00 4A 00 73 00 5A 00 53 00 42 00 6B 00 62 00 32 00 00 39 00 79 00. This is strange because all non-zero values are in the ASCII alphanumerical range. 61 57 35 6A 63 6D 56 6B 61 57 4A 73 5A 53 42 6B 62 32 39 79 in ASCII is “aW5jcmVkaWJsZSBkb29y”.
  3. The code – Treat aW5jcmVkaWJsZSBkb29y as a base64-encoded string, decode it, you get the answer: “incredible door”