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by Orcc
22 May 2018, 08:13
Forum: General
Topic: Public detailed time data for some internals is basically the same as seeing the rec
Replies: 14
Views: 104

Re: Public detailed time data for some internals is basically the same as seeing the rec

I had never known about that, had to do a few clicks even after reading this thread until got the popup. It is true that it can reveal some secrets, especially in short levels.
by Orcc
21 May 2018, 08:16
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 155
Views: 4836

Re: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

Aren't those kind of things just perfect? Last year watching Nekit's photos of his trip was great fun.
by Orcc
17 May 2018, 07:11
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 155
Views: 4836

Re: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

At the moment it seems ville_j is not coming, and for a floppy drive someone needs to go to a museum :)

Would be great to see Olliz though!
by Orcc
15 May 2018, 15:07
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14563
Views: 922705

Re: New internal times

If the run seemed so bad to you then you should still be able to improve nicely!
by Orcc
14 May 2018, 07:59
Forum: New versions
Topic: Elma Online site: Plans, Ideas, Changes
Replies: 594
Views: 78766

Re: Elma Online site: Plans, Ideas, Changes

Activity streak in days (played, played a battle, started a battle, or something like that)
by Orcc
13 May 2018, 08:33
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 155
Views: 4836

Re: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

That's not really true, not everyone practise running. I would say I could cut 20-30 mins out of my 1h tt (estimate at the moment 1:20) and 10 mins out of running (estimate at the moment 1:00). ´So combining those would get the best result, not just getting three minutes out of apple harvest and zig...
by Orcc
11 May 2018, 09:28
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: Announce here when you´ve broken a minute limit in tt!!!!
Replies: 3363
Views: 283816

Re: Announce here when you´ve broken a minute limit in tt!!!!

That is just an astonishing feat. Huge congratulations and kudos for cutting the last seconds off so quickly.

Will you continue höyling or draw some breath?
by Orcc
7 May 2018, 16:53
Forum: Advertising
Topic: 8X8 Chain FF Project
Replies: 113
Views: 12710

Re: 8X8 Chain FF Project

I think it's safe to say that ville_j won't be making his parts so they're up for grabs
by Orcc
7 May 2018, 09:48
Forum: Advertising
Topic: 8X8 Chain FF Project
Replies: 113
Views: 12710

Re: 8X8 Chain FF Project

After I made my part F05 I felt it was too hard (or more precisely it was too easy to die as you said), but since it had already taken a long time for me to make I didn't change it. If you prefer a new one I can redesign it, but if you think you can just edit it it's fine for me as well. Thanks for ...
by Orcc
6 May 2018, 08:26
Forum: General
Topic: GAA suggestions thread 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 544

Re: GAA suggestions thread 2018

Contribution: History of Elasto Mania by Abula
by Orcc
2 May 2018, 09:11
Forum: General
Topic: What you do makes a difference.
Replies: 9
Views: 384

Re: What you do makes a difference.

Two years ago I read a great book on impacting people , which I recommend for everyone. Here's a quote that kind of stuck into my head and still it randomly pops up whenever there's a chance to follow it. "I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good, therefore, that I can do or any kindne...
by Orcc
25 Apr 2018, 21:03
Forum: General
Topic: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in
Replies: 35
Views: 779

Re: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in

We don't have nearly enough players to divide battles into leagues. And this is different from most competitive sports. In something like floorball you can get rekt by a pro team in a way that doesn't even let you play the game in an enjoyable way. They'll just control everything and stop all of yo...
by Orcc
25 Apr 2018, 07:32
Forum: General
Topic: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in
Replies: 35
Views: 779

Re: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in

That is a ridiculous way of thinking. So in sports as well there should only be one level where everyone competes from babies to professionals all around the world? Back in the days there were wr tables for mans with over 45 tt and over 50 tt and people had fun competing in those. Same as national r...
by Orcc
25 Apr 2018, 06:41
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: Cash Bounties for Replays
Replies: 197
Views: 22840

Re: Cash Bounties for Replays

They're claimed for bounty, but someone else can still steal before FEM
by Orcc
24 Apr 2018, 13:25
Forum: General
Topic: Confession
Replies: 129
Views: 13434

Re: Confession

Another one, albeit no so juicy. Just to give fuel for a great topic. When I started my career I was a fan boy of Nikke [EMT], probably due to him having the world record in Warm Up when I first sought for the Across wr table (~0,5 seconds faster than my time, which I had thought to be perfect). In ...
by Orcc
24 Apr 2018, 13:04
Forum: General
Topic: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in
Replies: 35
Views: 779

Re: EOL is all of a sudden a shitty place to spend time in

For sure there's fuss about battle wins as long as its the only measured battle ranking data. In cups or internals you can fight for the positions, but at the end of the year all there's left of battles is the amount of battle wins. Being second in every cup event gets you nice total score but being...
by Orcc
24 Apr 2018, 09:16
Forum: General
Topic: starnge table
Replies: 32
Views: 801

Re: starnge table

I thought about this for a while but couldn't figure out. Is it about internals as it would intuitively seem?
by Orcc
16 Apr 2018, 07:52
Forum: Internal levels
Topic: 02. Flat Track
Replies: 18
Views: 806

Re: 02. Flat Track

That is exactly the kind of stuff I would love to see more. Learning from watching a replay is like looking at a hockey slap shot video: it looks easy but once you try yourself you achieve nothing like the original. You need the exact details for execution. There should be tutorials like this for bo...
by Orcc
12 Apr 2018, 11:29
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 155
Views: 4836

Re: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

jaytea wrote:
10 Apr 2018, 07:56
Sierra and me 99% confirmed for FEM this year.
That was very unexpected of two inactive oldskool mans living far away. Good news! Flight tickets booked already?
by Orcc
12 Apr 2018, 11:27
Forum: Replays and times
Topic: New internal times
Replies: 14563
Views: 922705

Re: New internal times

I had kind of similar idea a couple years back starting from warm up (aim was moposite top 100 in each lev). Steppes annoyed the hell out of me very quickly so I gave up. Would be nice to continue but no time. Good luck to you!
by Orcc
27 Mar 2018, 09:29
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 3678

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

Like I said, people have different tastes. The first one fancies the mother while the other one prefers her daughter. And the third one likes their dead grandmother. The point is that not all people are alike. Some assholes enjoy their black humour. Some prefer world peace and flowers and teddy bear...
by Orcc
27 Mar 2018, 06:59
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 3678

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

This is a case of different views on humour. Tell me one funny joke that doesn't offend anyone? There just are none except for under 10-year-olds. Be it jews, blondes, fat people, handicapped, football players, rich people, poor people, uruguayans - there's always someone to laugh and someone to be ...
by Orcc
20 Mar 2018, 11:02
Forum: General
Topic: Elastomania memes
Replies: 425
Views: 58167

Re: Elastomania memes

Image
by Orcc
20 Mar 2018, 07:31
Forum: General
Topic: Polevault (contest idea)
Replies: 46
Views: 1375

Re: Polevault (contest idea)

There are always people who are willing to höyl any kind of competition. The highest fall should be only the fall and no need to first drive up for two minutes.
by Orcc
19 Mar 2018, 11:53
Forum: General
Topic: Polevault (contest idea)
Replies: 46
Views: 1375

Re: Polevault (contest idea)

You could get some ideas from these old contest levels http://www.moposite.com/contests_kingli ... levels.php
by Orcc
11 Mar 2018, 11:09
Forum: Advertising
Topic: World Battle Cup III
Replies: 14
Views: 441

Re: World Battle Cup III

Coal! I think weekdays are better option, because finding spare time for so many weekends is hard. Also, in WBCII there was an event that took place in the night for the European Elma players so kuskis of the Americas could play; any opinions about that? I think that night battle was not very succes...
by Orcc
6 Mar 2018, 17:01
Forum: General
Topic: History of Elasto Mania (1995-2018)
Replies: 290
Views: 7802

Re: History of Action SuperCross and Elasto Mania

I actually eyed them all through with some fast forwading for nostalgy (and noticed I had forgotten almost everything). I think there's hardly any whoa-value in the recs since there weren't that many players in the cup and it was 10 years ago. It was a fun cup to play and would be nice to see a new ...
by Orcc
5 Mar 2018, 10:52
Forum: General
Topic: History of Elasto Mania (1995-2018)
Replies: 290
Views: 7802

Re: Article: Action SuperCross and Elasto Mania

Abula wrote:
3 Mar 2018, 12:17
Btw, if there are any other interesting new concepts in the contests area after Moposite, I'm willing to hear + see material. I can't go through all those levelpacks that exist in Zebra's level collection.
Goliath Cup by teajay with very long levels. Someone might have levs + recs
by Orcc
2 Mar 2018, 09:02
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 155
Views: 4836

Re: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

As I discussed with nom I have my own wedding 4.8., so I need FEM to be as early as possible. The first weekend starting from 13.7. is still fine, so I'm in.
by Orcc
27 Feb 2018, 10:30
Forum: General
Topic: Golden Apple Awards 2017
Replies: 85
Views: 3604

Re: Golden Apple Awards 2017 - [5] Final show TODAY

Nice GAA, thanks to all who put effort into it!

Seeing the top 5 results gives you the feeling that every vote counts. There were such tight categories that even one tiny choice can make the difference. Sad that I lost my votes, but at least seeing the list gives you the motivation to vote next year.
by Orcc
5 Feb 2018, 13:07
Forum: Internal levels
Topic: 02. Flat Track
Replies: 18
Views: 806

Re: 02. Flat Track

Maybe this case calls for sunl's scientific investigations
by Orcc
9 Jan 2018, 10:07
Forum: Problems
Topic: Mopolauta looks like shit all of a sudden
Replies: 21
Views: 818

Re: Mopolauta looks like shit all of a sudden

I also wandered that link at first. Then when I realized it was made upon Lousku's request I found it a littel funey, but after all in my opinion it's more confusing than useful. Clicking the "Quick links" at left side doesn't take much longer than that direct link. If we go for direct links I would...
by Orcc
7 Jan 2018, 12:09
Forum: Advertising
Topic: Collect Apples for EOL! Long First Finish Event 21.01.2018
Replies: 14
Views: 616

Re: Collect Apples for EOL! Long First Finish Event 21.01.2018

Can I have my upcoming earnings of 3 cents to doctors without brothels charity instead
by Orcc
5 Jan 2018, 16:58
Forum: Polls
Topic: Will you continue using Mopolauta after the redesign?
Replies: 19
Views: 771

Re: Will you continue using Mopolauta after the redesign?

Da fuq is wrong with people? Yeah the outlook is worse, but quitting usage for it is like quitting elma if you were forced to use the alternative bike
by Orcc
1 Jan 2018, 19:49
Forum: Advertising
Topic: Rambo 2
Replies: 96
Views: 2448

Re: Rambo 2

Cups don't support apple results? It was a bit tricky lev for most of us to finish
by Orcc
31 Dec 2017, 18:37
Forum: General
Topic: Oh kuski where art thou?
Replies: 97
Views: 17104

Re: Oh kuski where art thou?

Karlis is a norm family man nowadays, can be reached in irc
by Orcc
31 Dec 2017, 12:47
Forum: General
Topic: Scandinavia meetings
Replies: 13
Views: 2280

Re: Scandinavia meetings

by Orcc
27 Dec 2017, 14:43
Forum: Problems
Topic: strange elma glitch ("blue elma")
Replies: 4
Views: 196

Re: strange elma glitch ("blue elma")

ddraw.dll should fix the issue (search mopolauta for it) and if not, you can create a hotkey in eolconf for ctrl+F12 combination.
by Orcc
21 Dec 2017, 08:25
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 150
Views: 5556

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

Could it be possible to add a countdown for when you touch a trigger and platforms start to move? It can be hard to estimate when it takes several seconds.
by Orcc
20 Dec 2017, 21:57
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Moving parts and intuitive design
Replies: 4
Views: 217

Re: Moving parts and intuitive design

Are there any background masks to line out the forecoming platforms?
by Orcc
19 Dec 2017, 15:51
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 150
Views: 5556

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

There have been some minor games which people have höyled for a while and then forgotten (eol+, amle etc.) and without major improvements Elma II will become one of them. I don't see any negative sides about it, mainly just possibilities.
by Orcc
16 Dec 2017, 13:05
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 150
Views: 5556

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

For alovolt there's an AutoHotKey script by sunl in the spreadsheet: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1QSU1xAgJQ4MebtIZhIVnmcapl5DiqbDxy8FRQulVzXE/edit#gid=436882564 It took some 30 mins for me to figure out how to map the alovolt keys to special buttons, but eventually I got it working. Here'...
by Orcc
14 Dec 2017, 09:05
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 3678

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

That's another thing trying to have shock value with the name
by Orcc
14 Dec 2017, 08:57
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 3678

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

Well that seems to country-related then. We also have the word negro, but it is not really used. The word nigger is used even in old movie names etc.
by Orcc
13 Dec 2017, 15:41
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: Some Steam Giveaway
Replies: 161
Views: 19031

Re: Some Steam Giveaway

Grim Fandango @ GOG.com until tomorrow

https://www.gog.com/
by Orcc
13 Dec 2017, 15:09
Forum: General
Topic: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?
Replies: 131
Views: 3678

Re: Do we tolerate any behaviour in the scene?

This topic is huge and it would take all night to come up with a coherent reply, but here are some points. Age and cultural differences affect how people see different words. For example old people in Finland use the word nigger instead of a black person, because that's the word they have always kno...
by Orcc
13 Dec 2017, 13:36
Forum: General
Topic: Any way to force d3dwindower to be focused?
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Any way to force d3dwindower to be focused?

Ah, I didn't realize that. Maybe some macro to activate the window every 0,1 seconds would do the trick
by Orcc
12 Dec 2017, 14:20
Forum: General
Topic: Any way to force d3dwindower to be focused?
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Any way to force d3dwindower to be focused?

There are programs to do that job, for example https://efotinis.neocities.org/deskpins/
by Orcc
11 Dec 2017, 13:27
Forum: Advertising
Topic: Rambo 2
Replies: 96
Views: 2448

Re: Rambo 2

Have to agree that having höylä levs in cups is one thing, but having chris' flat type levs is another thing. I hope we just had bad luck with the level lottery and the rest will be a bit more complex.
by Orcc
6 Dec 2017, 15:28
Forum: General
Topic: Single-segment speedrun?
Replies: 103
Views: 11247

Re: Single-segment speedrun?

Make a graph with target times being added up and then another line showing the actual progress of the run compared to teh