Recent posts by zakid on Kongregate

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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / any ros reunion plans this year?

Originally posted by KaiJai:

They did take place mid March, zakid.

I am not planning to organize one this year. Too much work for me with RL commitments.

Anyone else can feel free to organize it. It was usually a 3 day event organised for the weekend closest to the date RoS was first launched

That’s too bad :( maybe i’ll give it a go if i have enough time.

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / any ros reunion plans this year?

as far as I recall last year it took place mid-March.
anyone up for doing a reunion this year?

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

After some intense games, we managed to get a winner!
1st place – Max_Vultur
2nd place – RichieRich80
3rd place – bloodflash
Grats to Max_Vultur for winning and thanks everyone who showed up for participating. It was certainly a lot of fun:)
Brackets: http://challonge.com/k0ngai

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Just reminder that the tournament takes place tomorrow (little less than 24 hours from now)!
Just show up in Room 1 if you’re interested.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Originally posted by Ish12:

Darn I don’t know my timezone but I’ll try to join sign me Up :D

I’m from Chicago Illinois I’m guess I have to play the waiting game. >.<

I believe it’s 2 P.M at your place, but you might want to make sure just in case :D

Originally posted by Shifco:

If this tournament is popular enough, would you be able to set up another one? If not, could someone else can? It’s great you’re doing this, by the way.

If this tournament works out well, then I’ll definitely try to do more in the future.

Originally posted by Max_Vultur:

I’m in! It’s really been a while, gotta rev up good ol’ sexy Higashi.

- unzips pants -

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Originally posted by monkey506:

I’m interested. how do i sign up?

Just show up on Sunday at given time:) I’ll put you on the registered list too.

Originally posted by RichieRich80:

I’m in.

Great initiative zakid. How did you persuade Kong staff to give Kred prizes after such a long time since Kongai was popular?

From my experience with Kong staff I can tell that they are very supportive of different kinds of initiatives, which is pretty awesome. There wasn’t really much “persuasion” going on:P

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Originally posted by Lebossle:

Damn, I’d love to join (I still don’t have the badges for it), but I don’t know when I’ll be back from the programming marathon. If you see me online on sunday, could you please remind me to join?

Sure, I’ll do that.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Originally posted by Kabelis:

Long time no see.. Literally feels like a hundred years.. I hope some of the old crew shows up, hopefully I can be there as well. Not sure if it’ll work out, but props for trying, Zakid :P

Originally posted by TheElemental:

Oh man, it’s been ages since I’ve played, but boy am I glad to see that! Count me in, I’ll let you guys know if I can’t make it for some reason!

I’d love to see the old crew come back as well, let’s hope so!

I certainly hope it’s going to be a nice get-together and we’ll all have some fun like back in the old days:D

Originally posted by zogamerzo:

Hmm, I’d like a spot in this tournament. How can you ensure that people are actually using random decks though?

When you choose a random deck, all cards including items are marked as starters, so it’s easy to tell if your opponent uses a random deck.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

I’m happy to announce that I’ll be hosting a Kongai tournament on Sunday, 15th of September at 7 P.M GMT (3 P.M EST).
- the format of the tournament will be a single elimination ladder with Best of 3 matchups.
- there will be an upper limit of 32 players. Registration is not necessary, but you can still register in this thread to secure a spot in case we go over the player limit.
- by default the players are required to use Random (All) decks for all games in a series. Both players can, however, agree to use premade decks in a matchup if they want to. If one of the players disagrees to do so, Random (All) has to be used.
- tournament will be held in Room 1
- ties in a best of 3 series count as one win for both players.

Top three places will be rewarded as follows:
1st place – 40 Kreds
2st place – 20 Kreds
3st place – 10 Kreds

I hope I’ll see you there:)

Registered spots: Kabelis, TheElemental, solarjin, achillies27, zogamerzo, bloodflash, Lebossle, The_Atari_Kid, lightshaver, monkey506, lawrence8, Cheesentuna, cjmartin214, Lone_ant, RichieRich80, Protectorez, mind_geek, Ish12, Max_Vultur, Huitzilo, RahAzurite, fataloblivion, Shifco, Joycon

Results:
1st place – Max_Vultur
2nd place – RichieRich80
3rd place – bloodflash

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

Me and teli have some troubles finding time, since we’re both quite busy this weekend.
But even if we get a score, we’ll post it shortly before the deadline and my guess is that every team will attempt to do so as well.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Curiosity question

can you get silenced for something you write over PMs? this happened to me few days ago, when i had a bit of a ‘conversation’ on chat through private messages with another player.
let’s say there were few insults flying around.
the other guy proceeded by complaining to a mod (and apparently taking few screenshots) and a moment later i got silenced for a short period of time.
i did not actually write a single thing in the general chat. i don’t think it’s supposed to be in mod’s competence to ban/silence people for what they write to each other privately.
the silence was probably more than deserved, had it been in the general chat, but i never took the ‘argument’ outside the PMs.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Is Trying to Bring Back Kongai in Vain?

well, if you’re still releasing cards, you should at least fix the deck builder which is glitched atm. right now you’re unable to create decks, because of an error.
not sure if anyone actually cares about it, but thats one little thing i wanted to point out :f

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

Our screens:


fungeye counts as an enemy god dammit xD

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

Originally posted by plokkey:
Originally posted by zakid:

if i remember correctly, you said you might want us to compete for the lowest score on certain maps. as much as i understand you want to something new and have some creative tasks for us, i don’t think that particular idea is that great. the simple reason being that it requires you to get a 0 time bonus, which means that every time you want to finish a run and check your score, it will take approximately 16 minutes, making the competition a bit tedious and uninteresting :f
there are plenty of other things you could do, like:
- getting highest score while killing as few mimics as possible
- getting the highest score with getting as few gems as possible
- getting a score with a ferric (or some specific class combinations) etc
you wrote in the first post that suggestions are welcome, so i wanted to throw this out there:D again, i think competing for a lowest score is not a very good idea for this competition, unless you rework the idea somehow.

Do you think it would be a good idea for matches to do different challenges? Right now I’m thinking no, but it seems lame to have everyone trying to do the same thing.

i don’t see why not, but I guess you need a way to compare the scores and this might be difficult with people doing different things (if i understood the question correctly).

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

if i remember correctly, you said you might want us to compete for the lowest score on certain maps. as much as i understand you want to something new and have some creative tasks for us, i don’t think that particular idea is that great. the simple reason being that it requires you to get a 0 time bonus, which means that every time you want to finish a run and check your score, it will take approximately 16 minutes, making the competition a bit tedious and uninteresting :f
there are plenty of other things you could do, like:
- getting highest score while killing as few mimics as possible
- getting the highest score with getting as few gems as possible
- getting a score with a ferric (or some specific class combinations) etc
you wrote in the first post that suggestions are welcome, so i wanted to throw this out there:D again, i think competing for a lowest score is not a very good idea for this competition, unless you rework the idea somehow.

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

okay, let’s do this i guess
Your Kong/RoS Name: zakid
Your Partner’s Name: teli1992
Who (if any) in your team has an NG membership: none
Team Name (optional!): Pidgefly Devourers
Pledge: I pledge to stay in the tournament until I am eliminated.

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

can you at least provide some registration deadline, so we know by when we need to have stuff figured out?

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

Well, I’d like to sign up with teli, but I cannot tell you whether or not we’ll have NGs, because we’re undecided on that :f would that be a problem in our case?

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

can i ask what is going to be the deal with NG? like, are NG players going to compete against non-NG players? i don’t know if I should get one just for the occassion or if it will not matter at all.

 
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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / RoS Tournament [CONCLUDED]

Maybe it would be possible to somehow let flip know about the whole reunion weekend, maybe he would throw some unique coop maps just for the occassion (although I realize this is rather unlikely xD).
Great initiative though, I will be signing up for sure!

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Remnants of Skystone Reunion Weekend NOW ON!!

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Topic: Remnants of Skystone / For anyone interested in reviving the game

just randomly went to flip’s website and rushed here to post this :D i see i got ninja’d by few days.
anyway, 3 votes from me

 
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Topic: Kongregate / how come it says my friends are online but they arent?

I believe that when they are browsing the forums they don’t appear online, but their nickname is shifted to the top of your friend list.

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

The tournament is over! Congratulations to Kataphrakt who took it down and will be the recipient of the main prize. The brackets can be seen here: http://challonge.com/tournament17
Final standings:
1. Kataphrakt
2. zakid
3. Max_Vultur
4. AeonFluxx

 
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Topic: Kongregate / Kongai Tournament (with Kred prizes!)

Originally posted by videogames518:

Are you trying to cut in line according to the lineup of the tournaments thread, or does a different forum void that?

This has nothing to do with the tournament schedule you posted (of which I am aware, in fact I’m waiting in that lineup as well). This is a one day event in a specific game, I’ve held multiple of those in the past.