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Corazon    610
Just now, Korlie said:

See, you still are avoiding thinking for yourself. Instead of actually countering what I have said with a logical retort, you are trying to discredit me that way you can call me wrong without actually proving I am wrong. If I am wrong, prove me actually wrong, instead of cowering behind copy paste internet tactics to treat me like I'm wrong without actually proving it.

You should try thinking for yourself instead of just jumping on the population train. The inaccuracy of that quote is extremely obvious. He is saying that certain situations always lead to the same exact outcomes. This is fundamentally not true, there are many different outcomes to many different situations, especially the ones he is describing. Things are not be all end all.

It likely won't matter what I've said, as if you're the kind of person to thoughtlessly condemn criticism of an idol without actually thinking for yourself and questioning what the idol says; nothing I say will teach you any better of a mindset.

So annoying..

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Zeklo    17672
7 minutes ago, Korlie said:

See, you still are avoiding thinking for yourself. Instead of actually countering what I have said with a logical retort, you are trying to discredit me that way you can call me wrong without actually proving I am wrong. If I am wrong, prove me actually wrong, instead of cowering behind copy paste internet tactics to treat me like I'm wrong without actually proving it.

What reason do I have to prove you wrong when you don't even have your foot in the discussion? I know how creditable they are. I don't know how creditable you are.

I pay a doctor for their services for their experience and education. I don't pay a random complaining member on the forums anything, because they likely don't know what they're talking about. And unsurprisingly you refuse to provide the very thing that can convince me. That's really all it takes, but you don't have it.

7 minutes ago, Korlie said:

You should try thinking for yourself instead of just jumping on the population train. The inaccuracy of that quote is extremely obvious. He is saying that certain situations always lead to the same exact outcomes. This is fundamentally not true, there are many different outcomes to many different situations, especially the ones he is describing. Things are not be all end all.

See the thing is, I never said he was right. I simple asked a question about you, and you stubbornly refused to answer it because you can't without showing how feeble your argument is.

7 minutes ago, Korlie said:

It likely won't matter what I've said, as if you're the kind of person to thoughtlessly condemn criticism of an idol without actually thinking for yourself and questioning what the idol says; nothing I say will teach you any better of a mindset.

Once more, I never stated my stance on anything. You're just writing it off because this isn't something you can win. You can play the intellect but you're just digging your hole deeper with each post. I really don't need to do anything here, but watch you tear yourself down.

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Korlie    947
5 minutes ago, Corazon said:

So annoying..

Hey look, another impulsive display of negativity which has no actual thought or consideration in it.

1 minute ago, Zeklo said:

What reason do I have to prove you wrong when you don't even have your foot in the discussion? I know how creditable they are. I don't know how creditable you are.

I pay a doctor for their services for their experience and education. I don't pay a random complaining member on the forums anything, because they likely don't know what they're talking about. And unsurprisingly you refuse to provide the very thing that can convince me. That's really all it takes, but you don't have it.

See the thing is, I never said he was right. I simple asked a question about you, and you stubbornly refused to answer it because you can't without showing how feeble your argument is.

Once more, I never stated my stance on anything. You're just writing it off because this isn't something you can win. You can play the intellect but you're just digging your hole deeper with each post. I really don't need to do anything here, but watch you tear down yourself.

I've been playing video games for the past sixteen years, and I've been designing them for the past six. However I am not allowed to state the company I am a part of because we work anonymously together. And I'm not about to break my oath just to prove something to you, I have nothing to prove and even if I did it wouldn't satisfy you.

You are still crutching on the same pathetic tactic. "Oh you're wrong" "you know you can't win" so on, so forth, acting like a condescending child. Things I have heard spoken by uncountable adolescents online. All the while, you refuse to present forward how I am wrong, all you keep doing is saying I am wrong. You have no points and you have no logic, all you have is the impulse to defend your precious idol. I have seen your exact same behavior so many times before and it is always the same, you have no points against my standing so all you do is act superior and talk down to me so you can fight against what I'm saying without actually having to present genuine evidence against it.

The guy is saying that when X happens X is always the conclusion, and this is just not true. None of you have any counter points, because there are no counter points. X happening does not always lead to X conclusion, believing otherwise is extremely ignorant to the variables of game design and basic reality. Very few things are be all end all in these kinds of situations, lots of kinds of things can happen and there are many different outcomes; saying otherwise is just plain ignorant.

 

I'm not wasting anymore time on this and I'm really disappointed in you guys, in each of you. This is such a textbook, highschool drama fiction display of pack mentality, idolatry and witchhunting. It's incredibly uncool to see people acting like such mindless drones and being destructive while doing it.

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Sinister_Fang    8766
3 hours ago, Korlie said:

- a delayed game can still be bad and usually is since if it's delayed it means they're having problems, which makes it more likely to come out bad then an average game with smooth development. (I have seen this happen, multiple times)

Or it could mean they overestimated when it would be finished.

Personally, I prefer a more loose release date for games. That way the developers can release it whenever they feel like it's ready.

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Korlie    947
5 hours ago, Sinister_Fang said:

Or it could mean they overestimated when it would be finished.

Personally, I prefer a more loose release date for games. That way the developers can release it whenever they feel like it's ready.

It can mean a lot of things, because there are numerous variables at play which lead to different outcomes each time. There's no consistent result, like with many things that complicated. Sometimes it's good sometimes it's bad sometimes it's average.

A lot of developers can't give vague release dates though if they have to answer to a publisher or console, also it's harder to build a market and advertising around Soon TM as opposed to a solid date.

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Corazon    610
5 hours ago, Szczuku said:

So. What would you guys like to see in Hamlet? 

I hope for new seasons or changes to the old ones cuz season are unescapable mechanic so dlc should bring something big. Also new music, ds music is great. 

Other things are kinda obvious:

New creatures/bosses. New plants and new species of treeguards. New characters. 

I want new characters and features for the Merms ( ´ ▽ ` )ノ

5 hours ago, Szczuku said:

Something that I would like to see would be river mechanic since Hamlet is set in the "forgotten jungle" but I can only hope.

 

I've never thought about it, but now I want it too.

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Rellimarual    4166
5 hours ago, Szczuku said:

I hope for new seasons or changes to the old ones cuz season are unescapable mechanic so dlc should bring something big. Also new music, ds music is great. 

How much do you love wind and flooding in Shipwrecked? Because those would be the logical add-ons. There is actually a limited number of seasons and weather effects. Maybe a tornado, although there is already sealnado. 

I just want new biomes, plants and creatures, new resources, but I am curious about the civilization of the pigs, and particular what their issue is with the merms. There’s some history there. Merms remain mysterious. Why are their houses run-down in ROG, but really quite nice in Shipwrecked? Why do fishermerms fish when merms are vegetarian? 

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Szczuku    10880
15 minutes ago, Rellimarual said:

How much do you love wind and flooding in Shipwrecked? Because those would be the logical add-ons. There is actually a limited number of seasons and weather effects. Maybe a tornado, although there is already sealnado.  

What I think river would be like:

1 river per world. It goes from 1 end of the map to the other (not necessary the farrest ones. Something like north-south or east-west) and it would have 3 stages:

early river where you and creatures (so you can't escape from danger) can walk through it without movement speed penalty but you would get +20 wettnes instantly.

mid river where you will be slowed while walking through it (creatures also) and will get +50 wttnes instantly. Also there is a chance a fish might bite you for 10 dmg

late river where you cannot cross without bridge.

You'd be able to built Bridges on every part of river to awoid wettnes but you can only have 4 bridges close(on the same screen). If you build a 5th bridge a tentacle will appear from river and destroy it. giving you back some materials

There would also be a surfboard that you can craf and use to move with river's flow. If you reach the end of the map you'd jump off automatically.

No need for flooding or wind. Well maybe durring winter (if there's going to be winter) it could be frozen or something.

That's just my idea

Edit; sorry just realized you didn't meant river but new seasons xd my bad

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Altari    817

well i saw 'hamlet will be released in March' is wrong but

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is this not fixed yet? or right information?

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Sinister_Fang    8766
2 hours ago, Altari said:

well i saw 'hamlet will be released in March' is wrong but

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is this not fixed yet? or right information?

On 2/16/2018 at 5:21 PM, JoeW said:

Ok - So I poked around and I think I figured out what happened. 

So in steam, we have 2 places to put a date, a public date and an estimated non-public date. We have March 20 as the internal private date. That was an estimation set a long long time ago when the project was first started. (I wasn't even aware of this date as it's basically a placeholder).

It looks like Valve accidentally used this date when they rolled out the new wishlists and then quickly corrected it after that. 

Sorry for all the confusion there. 

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Wesminator    401
17 hours ago, Szczuku said:

So. What would you guys like to see in Hamlet? 

I hope for new seasons or changes to the old ones cuz season are unescapable mechanic so dlc should bring something big. Also new music, ds music is great. 

Other things are kinda obvious:

New creatures/bosses. New plants and new species of treeguards. New characters. 

Something that I would like to see would be river mechanic since Hamlet is set in the "forgotten jungle" but I can only hope.

Same! I'm also ready for more lore explanation like @Rellimarual. Is that pig that picked up the relic Wilson dropped a mayor of some sort? How'd Wilson even find this place? What are some new craftables? Is this like Animal Crossing where you get to build your own house of some sort and it be your base?

Though, let's be honest, can Wilson steal those baked goods in the shop? Is there a jail mechanic/police pigs??

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minespatch    67913
5 minutes ago, Wesminator said:

Is there a jail mechanic/police pigs??

@Quoth143 did a drawing on that. Judging by the screencaps, those conquistadors might be the authorities.

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MewUra    82
35 minutes ago, minespatch said:

The two hunchbeasts from the concept art: Bacoons and Bboons.

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I'd like a sitting mechanic in chairs too.

Omg, klei, make it happen. 

Also, you have more concepts like that? 

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minespatch    67913
2 minutes ago, MewUra said:

Also, you have more concepts like that? 

I just googled in images.google.com for Don't Starve concepts.

Just now, Wesminator said:

I haven't seen this one but you may be right! Time for Wilson to be a savage. It'd also be pretty funny if going to jail was one way to get into the Piggie Ruins/Caves.

If Wilson was arrested in our world, imagine the traumatic flashbacks he could have.:wilson_sneaky:

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On 3/23/2018 at 12:36 AM, Sinister_Fang said:

You might want to go check the date of that post you're replying to...

Yeah...I realized that a couple minutes after I had posted lol.

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Avarwen    44
On 3/24/2018 at 3:53 AM, Szczuku said:

So. What would you guys like to see in Hamlet? 

I hope for new seasons or changes to the old ones cuz season are unescapable mechanic so dlc should bring something big. Also new music, ds music is great. 

Other things are kinda obvious:

New creatures/bosses. New plants and new species of treeguards. New characters. 

Something that I would like to see would be river mechanic since Hamlet is set in the "forgotten jungle" but I can only hope.

A new pig man character would be cool I would also like to see improvements to make characters like Willow and Wendy more useful give them some new perks and I'm hoping to new game mechanics as well.

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