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by nick-o-matic
22 Apr 2018, 15:52
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

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

I have an idea of a new kind of contest: 24h level pack : - I will be making couple of (good?) levels and releasing them at FEM. - I will give you 24 hours time to play them. - The player with best total time will win. - There will be some prizes too. So it will be like TT battle, but not a "battle...
by nick-o-matic
20 Apr 2018, 19:25
Forum: General
Topic: Discord quotes
Replies: 19
Views: 545

Re: Discord quotes

Bears are very :bear: but sadly they totally screw up the discord-irc port (like any other discord emojis) and then I have to go to discord to read anything =(
by nick-o-matic
19 Apr 2018, 03:12
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

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

Sierra and me 99% confirmed for FEM this year. Got room for one more? I always wanted attend fem. If I'm welcome.. Wow this is big. Seems that once again FEM is going to be even better than year before. The only problem would be the sleeping space but it should be ok if many bring tents. But I don'...
by nick-o-matic
1 Mar 2018, 21:31
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

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

pawq wrote:
1 Mar 2018, 00:05
nick-o-matic - Today at 19:49
sent email to cabinlady about 13-20
100% confirmed when in virri calendar the dates move
So let's wait until 100%... ;)
Dates have moved :beer: It is 100% now!
by nick-o-matic
28 Feb 2018, 22:00
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: XX - XX EDIT: dates still uncertain!

Update: Cabinlady apparently misunderstood my explanation about the misunderstandings and now she realized that i really was really talking about 13.-20. for a long time with specifically mentioning these dates and she changed tone from angry to a bit sorry and agrees to give the earlier week for 10...
by nick-o-matic
27 Feb 2018, 18:57
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: XX - XX EDIT: dates still uncertain!

.Okay nobody please do not reserve flying tickets etc! I asked cabinlady why she had not reserved 13.-20. for us in the Virri calendar even after the 100% final confirmation. Now what had happened was that 20.-27. was in fact not reserved by someone else, it was put reserved by cabinlady for us. The...
by nick-o-matic
26 Feb 2018, 21:05
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

the attendance probably won't be as high as last year. What do you mean! It should be higher!! :D Is it confirmed -confirmed? I mean is it booking flights -confirmed? Well I guess there are pretty many who are not coming this year but were there last year. On the other hand pretty many new people c...
by nick-o-matic
26 Feb 2018, 20:29
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

FEM 13.7.-20.7. confirmed! :beer: --- OR is it? read further -Abu

The prices are going to be higher this year because Cabin Lady visited during the attendance peak last year and saw how many people we have and because the attendance probably won't be as high as last year. But we will see!
by nick-o-matic
22 Feb 2018, 00:00
Forum: General
Topic: Berh coming to FEM18
Replies: 19
Views: 63

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

I don't know this berh thing (lucky me) but I do understand you. ribot was an early day troublemaker and I didn't want to see him, period. It's an insult for people who have worked their ass off and then some idiots just make it harder. But such is life. Ban and forgive. After making the article I ...
by nick-o-matic
21 Feb 2018, 18:12
Forum: General
Topic: History of Elasto Mania (1995-2018)
Replies: 259
Views: 6121

Re: Article: Action SuperCross and Elasto Mania

Sick stuff, very appreciated! :)
by nick-o-matic
21 Feb 2018, 17:48
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

Awesome, Mats and Pola!! :) Oh dear, Kiiwi, you indeed had few drinks too many heh. I bet you can see your misunderstanding once you sober up. =P About the berh situation, it is welcomed to have some sort of discussion about it. I also clarified the very basics about it to my original berh post beca...
by nick-o-matic
20 Feb 2018, 01:14
Forum: General
Topic: Berh coming to FEM18
Replies: 19
Views: 63

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

I will FEM Well the situation now is that it seems that pretty many people have objections to this and some would even boycott the whole FEM. So I think you will have to wait for someone to arrange international elma meeting somewhere. EDIT: Because everyone do not know about the situation I should...
by nick-o-matic
20 Feb 2018, 01:10
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

Re: FEM 2018: ??? -???

It looks like it will be either 6.-13. or 13.-20.7.. Exact decision will be made soon! There has been considerations in having the FEM in our onion farm in Parikkala perhaps even this year, which would be a welcomed and refreshing change as at least some people are a bit bored with the same old plac...
by nick-o-matic
16 Feb 2018, 05:03
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!
Replies: 119
Views: 3490

FEM 2018: Friday 13.7. - Friday 20.7.!

Dear all, It is once again time to figure out the FEM dates. In fact the proper time already was a while ago as the Virri farm calendar is being rapidly filled (I'm very sorry about the delay), but it's better now than never: https://doodle.com/poll/ndb38gprx39xknqm (link fixed) I did set the availa...
by nick-o-matic
6 Jan 2018, 12:12
Forum: Polls
Topic: Will you continue using Mopolauta after the redesign?
Replies: 19
Views: 749

Re: Will you continue using Mopolauta after the redesign?

I think that the old lauta was prettiest ever and I don't fully understand what is happening but unfortunately it apparently is simply not technically possible to have the old design anymore. I was forced to upgrade phpBB to version 3.2 because of php7. I guess we can live with the default styles. I...
by nick-o-matic
13 Dec 2017, 18:30
Forum: Elasto Mania 2
Topic: Elasto Mania II is apparently out
Replies: 150
Views: 5332

Re: Elasto Mania II is apparently out

Hello Balazs! It is really interesting to hear your thoughts about all this. Most importantly, it is awesome that you are still active and showing interest in developing the game. But let me share some of my own thoughts as well. First of all, thank you for programming this game in the first place, ...
by nick-o-matic
9 Dec 2017, 10:39
Forum: Advertising
Topic: recsource.tv
Replies: 338
Views: 25170

Re: recsource.tv

I have no idea what is going on but if I am involved I am sorry. :( Also I wish you all the best and thank you for everything :)
by nick-o-matic
4 Aug 2017, 23:01
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

People have been paying the extra payments pretty well, thank you. =) However, it seems that some more is still needed. I haven't got payments from some people at all yet, so let's see. The bottle moneys were more than 150 euros in total by the way, well drank everyone, that was one of the reasons w...
by nick-o-matic
30 Jul 2017, 19:55
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Back to more boring and practical stuff. The cleaning and organizating is now done and we are now on the way back. We used more than 60e worth of electricity than last year and the cheap contract was based on that so she wanted that amount as an extra for us. Managed to get 20e from Abula's extensio...
by nick-o-matic
30 Jul 2017, 19:03
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Thank you everyone for all the thank yous and thank you for coming and making this the best FEM ever! Some of the high points for me included The whole process of getting Nekit to Finland Welcoming ville_j at the train station with the TV crew :D Ramone's shirt! Getting to know to some new persons I...
by nick-o-matic
28 Jul 2017, 13:23
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

The cleaning and organizating is now done and we are now on the way back. We used more than 60e worth of electricity than last year and the cheap contract was based on that so she wanted that amount as an extra for us. Managed to get 20e from Abula's extension cords + igge's ethernet cables so had t...
by nick-o-matic
26 Jul 2017, 19:08
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Vermin Supreme wrote:few solutions missing from quotes section
Thank you for the notice! Not missing anymore.
by nick-o-matic
26 Jul 2017, 18:32
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Here's also the answer sheet for the quiz, including full results: http://jumi.lut.fi/~jnokelai/FEMquizes/FEMquiz2017_answer_sheet.pdf Top 3 (maybe top 5 if I will manage) will get a personalized diploma level battle of chosen type as an award. Markku (the winner) has already chosen a 60min apple ba...
by nick-o-matic
25 Jul 2017, 16:02
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

That quiz is hard as fuck. How to remember who said what in IRC or EOL chat? :o I only knew (d) and (t). The quotes try to be good examples representing personalities of kuskis, so you don't necessarily have to remember the exact line :D FEMquizes often have some insanely hard stuff but nearly alwa...
by nick-o-matic
25 Jul 2017, 14:53
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Here is the 2017 FEMquiz, and unofficial afterbattle results are welcomed! Just send your answers to me and I will grade them (or you can grade other assignments than #1 yourself as well). http://jumi.lut.fi/~jnokelai/FEMquizes/FEMquiz2017.pdf I will update all the quizes and answer sheets to the sa...
by nick-o-matic
25 Jul 2017, 01:00
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Fiddled the final amounts for prices - they are megalow this year due to high attendances, thank you so much everyone! night(s) €€€€ 1 6 2 12 3 17 4 22 5 27 6 31 7-8 35 +2-5€ extra due to unexpected extra electricity bill and stuff Johannes Nokelainen FI7841082320014714 BIC code for international tr...
by nick-o-matic
24 Jul 2017, 01:20
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00

1. Zero [ 1 (34) 1 1 (12) 1 1 (12)(1) (2) ] 150 points 2. Markku [(13) 1 2 (5) 2 (3) (3) (5) 2 1 ] 138 points 3. adi [ 2 2 3 3 (3) (19) 2 (7) (21)(3) ] 124 points 4. jblaze [ 4 (13)(6) 2 5 2 (9) 3 (30)(5) ] 112 points 5. ZWeQ [(15)(5) 4 4 (25) 4 (6) 1 4 (6) ] 110 points 6. finman [ 3 (7) (8) (11) 4...
by nick-o-matic
23 Jul 2017, 17:57
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00

FFC6 delayed at least by 30 minutes due to the situation at FEM. Another contest just ended and people went shopping to the city and everything. Also there is still work left done with the levels :D

Stay tuned!
by nick-o-matic
23 Jul 2017, 00:44
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00

So tomorrow is the big day! Few more words about the concept: there are going to be first five levels after which there is a break with a normal battle, followed by last 5 levels. Results will be presented in #FFC6 at ircnet and they are calculated with a script. The results can be edited manually a...
by nick-o-matic
21 Jul 2017, 01:06
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Greetings from FEM! Some info update: The bed situation is good, four mans already are sleeping in tentsand few have own inflatable matresses. Also there is actually more beds in the house than previously. Just few of extra mattresses are used at this point, there seems to be about 10 unused ones at...
by nick-o-matic
18 Jul 2017, 10:32
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: The Happy Birthday Topic
Replies: 1087
Views: 86574

Re: The Happy Birthday Topic

Wow, both Kopaka and Kortsu 30 today. Nice coincidence, and both will be at FEM in just few days. =)
by nick-o-matic
16 Jul 2017, 22:25
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups: New one in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.)

The final time is decided to be on Sunday 23.7. at 20:00 Finnish time or 17:00 GMT. Don't know what it's in your time zone? Nothing to worry! A countdown is here! Since the frequency of FF Cups has not been very high since 2009, a short recapitulation of the rules and the concept is most likely for ...
by nick-o-matic
12 Jul 2017, 23:01
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups: New one in FEM2017!

Bump! Levels please! Also would be nice to receive some opinions about the starting time. The date will be on Sunday 23.7., but the starting time could be somewhere between 18:00 and 20:00 Finnish time?
by nick-o-matic
12 Jul 2017, 22:58
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

It is now confirmed that we will have the whole house in our use since Thursday because Cabin Lady wasn't able to find anyone to book the place for full week (only for the weekend) before us! And that's pretty great as the Thursday option turned out to be mega popular. However, the bad news is that ...
by nick-o-matic
23 Jun 2017, 21:19
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Polarix wrote:I want to be in this Finnish documentary.
Okay, great, as your plane arrives at 11:05 you should have plenty of time to come to Tampere before the 16:00 and even sightsee Helsinki a bit before that. :)
by nick-o-matic
23 Jun 2017, 21:08
Forum: General
Topic: Internal anagrams
Replies: 15
Views: 965

Re: Internal anagrams

These names would make great level titles for another internal remix levelpack (like Lost, Found, etc.). And the levels could be constructed only by moving vertexes, objects and pictures - like as an elma level analogy for anarams?
by nick-o-matic
21 Jun 2017, 17:46
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

I am now confirmed, 21st to 26th. Awesome! By the way, the train from Helsinki to Vammala is really cheap (12,80€) at the moment if you book it now. The price-to-conventioness-ratio is really great in this one because you can take this train even from the airport (!) and someone can always pick you...
by nick-o-matic
14 Jun 2017, 15:27
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

im very sad and disappointed to say that, but i cant make it this year due to personal turbulences and have to un-confirm myself :( i hope you guys have much fun, see you in 2018 maybe. somebody please take my seat and help insguy with pizza! best wishes sorry for misconfirming Oh dear, didn't you ...
by nick-o-matic
13 Jun 2017, 22:21
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

HOwdy elastic folks! I'm happy to say, after the last 2 years of me wanting to get my ass there, I'm 98% sure of coming this year, for the full week. Bringing a camera, cause im gonna film but definitely no Pc, cause i dont have one anyway. See you there! Im fucking stoked! Pretty sick nice surpris...
by nick-o-matic
23 May 2017, 21:17
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

is there a spreadsheet for this year where we can announce contests and activities etc? cant find it here... Unfortunately not yet at least. But the main program is pretty much established already and the spreadsheet wasn't used really much last year any more. Actually in my opinion this topic shou...
by nick-o-matic
23 May 2017, 20:44
Forum: Advertising
Topic: First Finish Cups: FFC6 in FEM2017 (Sun 23.7.) at 17:00 GMT
Replies: 161
Views: 21881

Re: First Finish Cups

I hope it is possible to have a new one at FEM - it's about time! If we will manage to make it, it will probably take place on Sunday 23.7.. And at the moment I have zero levels so any level is welcomed! The rules are as usual: levelmakers are not allowed to play their own level but there are 5 skip...
by nick-o-matic
16 May 2017, 22:44
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

since it looks like the original post with all teh chances etc. is quite rarely updated, i'll just update my current situation here that instead of super 100% confirmed, i'm one of the high chances guy (i didn't get my summer vacaycay during FEM approved after all, but i might have so little work h...
by nick-o-matic
29 Mar 2017, 09:06
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: real-time physics solver
Replies: 33
Views: 1629

Re: real-time physics solver

What is the machine learning part? Is it for finding a new state satisfying the Navier-Stokes equations after the timestep? yes Awesome. Is your machine learning method applicable to solving any set of tightly coupled non-linear differential equations? And is this method something you have been wor...
by nick-o-matic
28 Mar 2017, 15:15
Forum: Non-Elma related discussion
Topic: real-time physics solver
Replies: 33
Views: 1629

Re: real-time physics solver

What is the machine learning part? Is it for finding a new state satisfying the Navier-Stokes equations (or probably some simpler equations since full scientific accuracy is not needed for games etc) after the timestep?

Linearity sounds impressive :)
by nick-o-matic
27 Mar 2017, 16:36
Forum: General
Topic: Kuski map
Replies: 36
Views: 3167

Re: Kuski map

I just checked and the position of mine is misplaced. It should be near 'Amos', a little more south -- even though the place I am renting for my material possessions is still in 'Palmarolle', at the awesome beach of the Lake Abitibi (see https://www.nfb.ca/film/blackfly/), near 'La Sarre' to the we...
by nick-o-matic
12 Mar 2017, 01:03
Forum: General
Topic: Kuski map
Replies: 36
Views: 3167

Re: Kuski map

I don't know why but I got surprised that Cfilorvy lives in Norway - it says Norway in his lauta profile location. Kazan lives <100km to this thing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Karachay https://www.google.fi/maps/dir/55.168654,60.1588631/55.6805933,60.7984603/@55.5429453,60.4984111,9z/data=!4...
by nick-o-matic
20 Feb 2017, 17:34
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Updated attendance lists and added some finance situation stuff: The finance part The cabin rent will cost approximately 1000€ and end cleaning as well as the pond sauna cabin for sleeping will be approximately included (there's always a Cabin Lady uncertainty factor :D). I will tell here when I hav...
by nick-o-matic
19 Feb 2017, 22:14
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.

Cabin is booked now and the dates are set! I have updated the first post to include participants and other relevant infos.

Also thank you for the contribution GAA for organizing FEM and femquizes! :)
by nick-o-matic
11 Feb 2017, 19:08
Forum: General
Topic: FEM 2017: Thursday 20.7. or Friday 21.7. - Friday 28.7.
Replies: 209
Views: 15273

Re: FEM 2017 - when? Please answer in doodle

Sorry for the inconvenience but let's do this again because the proposed week does not seem to be that good attendance-wise after all. So here's a doodle query with two more options: http://doodle.com/poll/685n8dc5y6afrr9y So please go answer and also please spread the word so that we could get as m...