| O-T Lounge|| re: Trivia/Geometry challenge for the OT. Answer page 4 - ZugZug on 12/11/12 at 11:04 pm|
Assuming that 10ft is a multiple of the diameter of spheres, the volume of water will always be 1000ft^3 - pi*4/3*(5ft)^3, or roughly [b]476ft^3[/b]. The formula for the total volume of the spheres is: (5/r)^3*4/3*pi*r^3 ft^3. This can be simplified to: 5^3*4/3*pi ft^3, or 500/3*pi ft^3. This ans...
| Gaming Board|| re: Anyone ever play Ultima Online back in the day? - ZugZug on 2/13/11 at 3:33 pm|
[quote]Most people don't want to play a game like that now. The only reason they played Ultima was because it was their only option.[/quote]
Deep down, I know that. :wah:...
| Gaming Board|| re: Anyone ever play Ultima Online back in the day? - ZugZug on 2/13/11 at 1:50 pm|
[quote]You ever play in BloodClan?[/quote]
Yes, I had a character in that guild back on the old IPY.
Are you saying that IPY has 1100 active players on it after just 1 day of uptime? That's crazy....
| Gaming Board|| re: Anyone ever play Ultima Online back in the day? - ZugZug on 2/12/11 at 12:25 pm|
UO was/is probably the best MMO of all time. All types of players were thrown into the same environment. If someone wanted to be relatively safe, they could stay in towns and make deals there. If someone wanted to take a risk and go outside of town, they could find safety in numbers, or just wing it...
| Gaming Board|| re: Biggest let down of the year....What is it? - ZugZug on 1/1/11 at 12:31 am|
Diablo 3 taking another year...
F u blizzard...
| Gaming Board|| re: Best PvP MMORPG - ZugZug on 12/29/10 at 8:42 pm|
UO. It's an old game, but now there are free servers out there. This server has the most people on it... it's almost like the old days....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Elevator usage - ZugZug on 9/16/10 at 2:41 pm|
Analyzed here: [link=(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NiztqRjvlco)]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NiztqRjvlco[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| re: J - ZugZug on 8/31/10 at 6:57 pm|
[quote]All fAggies wear their class ring til death do them part[/quote]
I'm an Aggie engineer and I don't wear my ring. Your theory is officially exploded....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/16/10 at 4:44 pm|
Thanks for the advice... doing that training now.
BTW, I think the minmatar ships look cool....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/16/10 at 3:35 pm|
Minmatar actually. And I thought I was big timing it for collecting 2M so far :wah:
Just now, out of nowhere, one of the GM's PM'd me wondering how I'm enjoying the game so far and gave me a few good pointers on how to skill up faster. Really cool that they help out the noobs....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/16/10 at 1:54 pm|
I'm proficient in Basic Turret Control, Basic Active Shield Tanking, and I'm a Basic Field Technician.
If anyone on here is around the Hadaugago system, let me know!...
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/14/10 at 5:19 pm|
It's worth a try. Even with the "new" tutorials built in... it's still not very obvious what to do from time to time.
But, if you like the idea of space travel and a huge playground, you should like it....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/14/10 at 4:51 pm|
I downloaded the trial last night and I've been going through the training missions. It's actually a lot of fun so far.
And I respect the "no carebear" aspect to the game. That's what I loved about Ultima Online....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/13/10 at 5:59 pm|
[quote]very exciting and brutal at times.[/quote]
I'm downloading the free trial now. I want to be one of the guys getting cleared by the corpse bulldozer....
| Gaming Board|| re: MMO Learning Curve... Oldie but Goodie... - ZugZug on 8/13/10 at 4:15 pm|
I really want to try that game now. Does anyone else on here play EVE?...
| Gaming Board|| re: Counter Strike on PC - ZugZug on 8/10/10 at 12:56 am|
CAL died, so mainstream CS basically died with it.
And nobody plays on fy_iceworld servers anymore. :wah:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Given the 'Remake' trend that we find ourselves in... - ZugZug on 8/1/10 at 8:18 pm|
| Gaming Board|| re: Why do people pre order at Gamestop? - ZugZug on 7/31/10 at 2:01 pm|
I pre-ordered Starcraft 2 to get a beta key. That was the first time I've pre-ordered a game since the original Stracraft.
I haven't gone to pick up Starcraft 2 yet, though....
| Gaming Board|| re: If you could only have 1 game..forever - ZugZug on 7/23/10 at 10:33 pm|
I'd want to say Counter-strike.. but I'd have to go with an MMO.
Ultima Online in its prime....
| Gaming Board|| re: PC vs Console Gamers: Chapter LXII - ZugZug on 7/21/10 at 7:18 pm|
I could never get used to playing FPS games with a console controller.
[quote]Wrists are more dexterous than thumbs.[/quote]
I don't know if you meant that to be funny, but it was. :lol:...
| Gaming Board|| PC vs Console Gamers: Chapter LXII - ZugZug on 7/21/10 at 6:33 pm|
[link=(http://gizmodo.com/5593116/were-pc-gamers-too-good-for-microsofts-cross+platform-gaming-project)]Cross-Platform Gaming: The PC Gamers were too good[/link]
Apparently, Microsoft allowed PC and Console FPS gamers to play in the same sandbox, but they had to can the test project after the con...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lockport, LA question - ZugZug on 7/20/10 at 11:02 am|
Damn, you're right... it's been a long time....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Lockport, LA question - ZugZug on 7/20/10 at 10:57 am|
Did anyone else pronounce Noah's like "No-Ay's"?
Or Noah's like the Ark guy?...
| Gaming Board|| re: Anyone think the Battlefield Bad Company 2 maps - ZugZug on 7/18/10 at 7:04 am|
[quote]I've kinda stopped playing because I'm bored of playing the same maps over and over[/quote]
Same here, which made me wonder: Why did I never get tired of playing the same counterstrike maps over and over?...
| Gaming Board|| re: League of Legends - ZugZug on 7/9/10 at 7:22 pm|
I also suggest that PC gamers in here try this game out... definitely fun....
| Gaming Board|| re: League of Legends - ZugZug on 7/9/10 at 7:07 pm|
I made a post about this game a while back... apparently one of the posters here knew the guy that created this game....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Restaurants in College Station??? - ZugZug on 7/7/10 at 9:16 pm|
[quote]who is better...Cane's or Layne's?[/quote]
I just lurk on TexAgs, but that argument starts a nuclear war every time.
Coming from Louisiana, I stick to Cane's with pride....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Restaurants in College Station??? - ZugZug on 7/7/10 at 8:02 pm|
BBQ: I think you'd be happy with Rudy's BBQ, or C&J BBQ. Both are family friendly... I slightly prefer C&J.
Tex-Mex: I don't think the Mexican/Tex-Mex choices in College Station are that great, it's mainly big chains... you'd have to go into Bryan for better stuff, and it's a little less family ...
| Gaming Board|| re: Favorite Time Eating Games - ZugZug on 6/28/10 at 7:19 pm|
Thanks to the OP, I bought the Civ IV complete pack for $10 from steam. The rest of my day has been a little blurry.
I have chosen poorly....
| Gaming Board|| re: Favorite "sleeper" N64 game - ZugZug on 6/21/10 at 7:27 pm|
Wave Runner was definitely the best....