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File: e60e09f014119d2⋯.png (313.02 KB, 600x449, 600:449, disappoint.png)

c9d27c  No.1242

Old thread: >>27

/games/ news

-We're nearly 3 weeks old, and at 2 weeks old we made it to 1200 posts in spite of the dry spell that happened last week

-E3 is going on so everyone's on /v/ for the disappointment, just hang tight and traffic will flow again

Sitewide news

-Summer is slower than usual and yet still summerfags seem to be flowing in to the larger boards

-Banner and flag creation are still down

6c8d8f  No.1243

reminder to shill on /v/ amongst disgruntled anons and let the mods and BO here deal with the faggots

edc848  No.1246



6c8d8f  No.1247


Why not? Anons there will see it and look around. Mods and BO just have to ban the faggotry that tries to sink us.

I say give it till E3's over, though /v/ will be filled with more faggots than normal after

2ce00b  No.1260

File: 2258e975d355218⋯.gif (371.55 KB, 640x480, 4:3, !.gif)

We need our own E3 thread, that will boost PPH and be a good alternative to /v/'s. Can anyone make an OP and start one?

edc848  No.1261


If you want to have an E3 thread, then just make one. No one is stopping you.

9c5c7f  No.1262

File: 7a34f97792bfb69⋯.jpg (4.38 KB, 208x206, 104:103, stop.jpg)



If users on /v/ ask for another board on their own then mention /games/, but don't actively shill it

6c8d8f  No.1264


Usually I just wait for discontentment to pop up in a thread that's pretty much gone meta and go from there. we're back in the featured boards anyways

27e60a  No.1265


I shall. Let's break the ice.

4cf56d  No.1266

maaaaaaaaaaaaaaaan this ubishit E3 is worst one so far

6c8d8f  No.1267


Only fun bit of E3 was the devolver digital shit

1c0fb5  No.1268


Oh, anything good from them? E3 is usually a shitshow, so I don't bother watching.

6c8d8f  No.1269


just taking the piss out of everyone and some new shit.

e9fcdd  No.1270

File: d53c7a53f3bf5dc⋯.jpg (160.39 KB, 800x534, 400:267, catching magmafish.jpg)

Not watching the E3, what other disappointments happened apart from

>stronk womyn of color fighting nazi world empire

>paid mods

>Ass creeds 800$ edition

4cf56d  No.1271


you forgot mario xcom clone

c9d27c  No.1272

File: f99cbd0a348b2ad⋯.jpg (196.2 KB, 570x432, 95:72, reclinerofrage.jpg)


>paid mods

Aggravates me the most. And I'm fine with killing nazis, but the prospect of possibly allying with commies is shite. I'm not sure whether the game looking okay otherwise makes it better or worse.

5fe552  No.1273


Devolver digital's show was something out of Tim and Eric awesome show.

b47fb6  No.1274

Remakes of remakes, vrshit, rehashes and paid mods

I'm glad I didn't bother watching any of the conferences. Also where is the thread >>1265 promised?

f6a76d  No.1275


At least we'll get a new Metroid.

All we've seen is a big number 4 but I haven't felt hope for a video game in a long time and I'm gonna cling to it for as long as I can.

4cf56d  No.1276


it's going to be other m remake :^)

f6a76d  No.1277


If dubs Metroid Prime 4 will be good.

Now is that impressive on a board as slow as this? Fuck you dubs are dubs.

c9d27c  No.1278


Fuck it, I'll make it.

ed87c0  No.1280

Hey BO, would you please remove the distracting Jojo gif? This isn't an anime board as I understand it, if there's no on topic replacement then it's fine without one.

4cf56d  No.1282


you know that gif from the game?

6c8d8f  No.1284


Jojo has games about it. I know this and I don't even watch the damn show.

>Not an anime board.

Considering you could take something like say Gundam and make a quest thread (Which halfchan /tg/ did, see Bright Quest) It stands to reason as so long as it's within the confines of the board I doubt it'll get banned.

cfb64f  No.1286



I'm aware it has games, I have the dreamcast game although I don't play it often because I prefer Soul Calibur when I want a fighting game. I don't want or expect to see anime or Jojo banned, I just think this gif in particular is very tangentially related to the overall board as well as clashing with the layout.

6c8d8f  No.1287


I should get soul calibur for my dreamcast. Would it fit on a CD-R?

cfb64f  No.1288


I would guess that it would, but I bought it used for cheap. The only disc I've burned for DC is Half Life and it fit on a CDR

c9d27c  No.1294

File: 007cbc7415f63b8⋯.jpg (20.88 KB, 500x381, 500:381, beautifuldream.jpg)

>Banners still not back yet



I'll change it on Friday. Typically I give the bottom right image a week but considering our dry spell I gave this one two weeks. Speaking of which, if anyone's got an image for the bottom-right corner, post it.

4cf56d  No.1295

File: 9acfb96fee904d0⋯.gif (7.42 MB, 384x216, 16:9, beef as fug.gif)

c9d27c  No.1296

Oh, and the E3 thread is here >>1281


As I mentioned in the last thread, it's gotta be 300x300 pixels or less and have a blank background.

f6a76d  No.1297

File: 630d3170641a4b9⋯.gif (1.98 MB, 613x440, 613:440, Shawntay.gif)


If anyone wants to make this work I think it'd be great

2ce00b  No.1299

File: cf25a969e19c9e2⋯.jpg (2.12 KB, 128x128, 1:1, 1445820973579.jpg)

File: 845ad3d065c5af3⋯.jpg (2.95 KB, 125x109, 125:109, jet set pepe.jpg)

File: 69ae6afda278e0f⋯.jpg (1.58 KB, 48x48, 1:1, 1440327592077.jpg)

File: 28d22db0f4ae811⋯.gif (7.76 KB, 132x140, 33:35, 1432498245692-1.gif)

File: 1bb6d23927b95d1⋯.jpg (17.61 KB, 255x164, 255:164, 1426279148509.jpg)


Here's a few options.


2 big m8.

41b0ea  No.1300

This E3 has been so disappointing, you can't even make funny memes with it. What's even more hilarious is that Todd wasn't in the Bethesda conference, so I wonder if they're getting the hint about his lies.

4cd25e  No.1301

File: 567f0ac7d8c2d5b⋯.png (5.15 KB, 79x35, 79:35, Metal Slug_TakingItEasy.png)

File: a48d61a64988e50⋯.png (48.62 KB, 129x73, 129:73, Metal Slug_WalkerSlug.png)

File: 8350f77d4d5af6e⋯.png (61.05 KB, 67x173, 67:173, Metal Slug 3_Alien perspec….png)

fcc227  No.1302

File: e9452846d7a3556⋯.gif (614.57 KB, 645x365, 129:73, Slug-Gunner.gif)



Allow me, monsieur.

fcc227  No.1304

File: 19b1c4412fcd07f⋯.gif (210.39 KB, 287x155, 287:155, Slug-Gunner-(2).gif)


Smaller size.

5fe552  No.1318


Banners are back and the limit is now 300 instead of 150 like last time.

Its time.

6c8d8f  No.1320


so I guess it's time for banners?

c9d27c  No.1322

File: 52dda1213d679fe⋯.jpg (77.4 KB, 252x509, 252:509, bone.jpg)

>banners are finally back


Neat, added.


Aye, all banners go in this thread


c9d27c  No.1343

Are we having that error where posts don't show up unless you post in the thread? Because on my mod account I can see all 39 posts but off of it I can only see 36 despite the catalog showing 39 posts in this thread.

c9d27c  No.1344

File: 80dd771293ec8f9⋯.jpg (76.77 KB, 887x1097, 887:1097, jesuschrist.jpg)


Yeah that did it. I swear if it's not one thing it's another with this site.

6c8d8f  No.1368


I don't get it, why does this exist?

60d9ac  No.1370


In the "did this retard seriously miss half the internet getting taken over by leftist infiltrators" sense, or in the "wait when did board creation get fixed" sense?

6c8d8f  No.1371


more like why is this shit even here?

c9d27c  No.1372


I left a post there, let's see how he replies. Some guy running around with the name "K0mr4d3", so that gives me a bad feeling.

60d9ac  No.1376

File: 816057a00dcffe6⋯.png (402.37 KB, 600x907, 600:907, as soon as sjws saw vivian….png)


Pic related.


>people wanted a nonpolitical space

>this is an apolitical space

>talk to each other to build a space

>this space

That board's owner is yet another victim of the modern incarnation of the MKULTRA system. Remember a year or so back, when that one college student that started screaming and swearing at the top of his lungs at a professor about how he was harming their "space"? They pound keywords like that into their skulls every day for years; it makes them easy to spot (and control).

5fe552  No.1415


sjws back in the day tried to replace gamer with Gamerx or Gamer+ but they got laughed out for being outsiders.

The BO for that board fucked up because he has ID's off and I can tell he is samefagging on his threads.

74e27e  No.1457

File: 35f2805dc0403ba⋯.png (183.26 KB, 400x500, 4:5, 1462022992995.png)

Boards that use custom CSS for anything other than small tweaks are shit.

You're making people turn off board CSS completely because it fucks with their own preferred custom theme.

6c8d8f  No.1463


Right we're working on it mate. I guess the plan is to ultimately just sideline the current CSS, I dunno I just pointed this out to Graves and he said our CSS guy is gonna get talked to to see what cna be done. Hang tight

c9d27c  No.1466


We'll see if it's possible to make it so you can toggle the CSS on or off.


It's impossible to be truly apolitical these days, you have to stand for some things otherwise you'll get subverted. That said I'd never recommend being political outside necessity. /k/ is a good example, it isn't afraid to tackle gun laws but doesn't bother with much else.

c9d27c  No.1467


Just got back with him. >>1457 m8 you gotta go into [options] in the top right corner and when the box shows up click on themes. In the bottom-left it should show a drop-down menu which lets you change the CSS back to default.

06206e  No.1475




They're super lolbertarians.

c9d27c  No.1484


Well that's the general attitude of the userbase, yes, but they don't indulge too much into politics outside of gun laws and maybe private property.

ce9fd6  No.1518

File: f703809f67a4c05⋯.jpg (27.17 KB, 326x244, 163:122, 1495197396824.jpg)

How do we bring this place back to life?

6c8d8f  No.1519


literally post. I forgot to post the recap to XCom 2 which I'll do in the morning. just post. dumping shit and posting the PPH will help attract people. I think king kike was genuinely afraid of this board since he reinstated meta threads on /v/

f65765  No.1527

File: b83b6ba3ced7c60⋯.png (18.83 KB, 228x239, 228:239, chen smug.png)


We should really do a gamenight, might give the board some new wind too. I can't host though, because I'd spill my spaghetti sooner or later

c9d27c  No.1580

File: 1c19419cd65ce18⋯.png (135.84 KB, 1400x740, 70:37, yougobigguy.png)


Persevere and keep posting for now, me and the volunteers will handle the master plan for more board activity. We're open to suggestions from anyone here who may have some, though.


So what game do you recommend we play and who do we invite?

c9d27c  No.1683

Shit, nearly forgot, we need a new image for the bottom right, anyone got something? Remember, no background and needs to be 300x300 px or less.

317f91  No.1684


Post about video games.

cc73d6  No.1686


or tabletop perhaps both

6c8d8f  No.1700

so /v/ got a new mod and adheres to the rules. the problem is mark can't write rules for shit and two contradict each other great

>Can only make a new thread when the bump limit is reached

>Can only make a new thread if the thread has 700 replies and/or on page 13

See these two rules? They conflict and the new mod doesn't seem to catch this. More reason that /games/ needs to live

a6a397  No.1701


cobalt is also being particularly retarded about those rules too

A TF2V thread over there got locked because there was already a TF2C thread up. It was then unlocked when the TF2C thread got to page 14. Considering that when TF2C first became a thing, none of those threads got locked because there happened to be a modern TF2 thread up as well. It makes the decision to lock the thread all the more worse because now not only are the vols over there locking for stupid ass reasons but it shows they clearly don't know a damn thing about the games their own users play.

6c8d8f  No.1702


kinda convinced that the vols are redditors or people from mark's personal inner circle

24248c  No.1707

File: 7855c15b95b668c⋯.gif (60.53 KB, 278x123, 278:123, db6.gif)

c9d27c  No.1708

Ah shit, forgot to change the image last night. And thanks >>1707


Sometimes I wonder how /v/ continues to tolerate this.

6c8d8f  No.1710


because by and large /v/ is filled with people content to complain about things rather than fix it. I think the flak TF2V is getting is proof enough. Instead of bitching about valve ruining a game, the anons made their own version.

a59ded  No.1713

>Summer is slower than usual and yet still summerfags seem to be flowing in to the larger boards

Jesus, this is the worst summer I have ever seen on my entire imageboard posting career. I see people looking to reccommend vidya get hit with some of the lowest effort shitposting I have ever seen.

c9d27c  No.1719


Yeah, it's bizarre ain't it? Summer has simultaneously decreased post quality and rate. Not sure what's the deal, other than maybe all the decent posters leaving the site during summer. Can't say I blame them.

9bac90  No.1739

File: 9b598e732ff812c⋯.png (188.43 KB, 925x511, 925:511, 9b598e732ff812c6405953c0e1….png)


>Sometimes I wonder how /v/ continues to tolerate this.

Every so often I wonder why I tolerate it at all.

9bac90  No.1740

File: 221344817edaad3⋯.png (41.31 KB, 705x523, 705:523, banned for meta shitpostin….png)

8543a3  No.1741



>being a newfag about ROB threads

299b6b  No.1743


I'm well aware that they get special treatment. But this time it's different in that they're starting to ban the people that bring up that there's special treatment going on.

271928  No.1745

File: 6db71bdc298a532⋯.png (550.73 KB, 1024x1804, 256:451, favoritism0.png)

5d2d70  No.1746


Whay exactly is the appeal that people have for ROB threads?

9bac90  No.1747


The handful of people that were keeping that thread bumped, aside from ROB, were 4am regulars. So the appeal is that it's a once-a-week thread that the 4am cancer gets to blogpost in without repercussions.

5d9ea5  No.1748



I still think that moot said the truth back then and that it's anons who are already here act more retarded. He had no reason to lie about that, it's the heat that makes people do stupid shit.

862445  No.1750

File: d65d063a6906962⋯.jpg (113.02 KB, 533x585, 41:45, d65d063a69069629e3cba82ce3….jpg)


<this isn't your personal fucking board.

>Well technically it is

160899  No.1751


I'll admit it's weird as of late they've been very fucking weird with the rule enforcement. going back to TF2V again we weren't allowed to make a TF2V thread until the original thread talking about TF2C died. And in the last few TF2V threads the TF2C community or what's left of it started shitting up the threads. even when reported the mods ignored it.

81319c  No.1754

Good to see that even at low UIDs, we're still chugging along. I'm confident we'll pick up once summer is over.


This is what weirds me out the most. It's not just that /v/'s moderation is shit, it's moderation is so random I can't see any pattern or reason for it.

ae24bd  No.1764


>one work shift later

Sorry about that. To continue from where I left off, wolfspider is an avatarfag that typically haunts the 4am, ROB threads and SS13 threads on /v/. He first showed up on the board during the early exodus days, mostly in the Steam Friends threads. Thanks to him, those threads went from being a place for people to share their steam names and build friends lists to being the forerunner of the 4am threads. When the SFTs were banned from the board he moved exclusively to the 4am threads until two years ago when he started haunting the SS13 threads. It started with begging whoever was currently running the server at the time to use his sprite models. From that point on server drama started dominating the threads and he was at the center of it. Last year, I helped administer an 8/v/ SS13 server and had the distinct pleasure of seeing his faggotry firsthand. He made a HUGE stink about the owner of that server not using his sprite models and begged in-game to be perma-banned, the host ignored him until he started ruining the rounds for everyone else, resulting in the host obliging the perma-ban request. After receiving the ban, he let loose on the threads about how he was perma-banned and dindu nuffin. Two server interations and hosts later and now wolfspider owns the current 8/v/ server.

While I can't pin the OP of >>1737 as being made by him, I can safely say the guy using the niggerspeak in it, >>1760, is definitely him as his posting habits never change. Do a crtl+f for "tbh" in the SS13 thread on /v/, >>>/v/13016794, and look for thread ID 8d9d02 to see what I mean. To reiterate my point from the other thread, if you let this guy get a foothold here, like having a SS13 thread centered around his server, then we'll never be rid of him.

I don't recommend banning or disallowing discussion of SS13 in general on /games/, despite the fact that Rule 8 here would DEFINITELY apply to it. I do recommend, and strongly urge, that wolfspider's server not get it's own thread here. Wolfspider may not be part of the moderation cancer on /v/ but he's definitely part of the shitposting cancer.

ad3cd5  No.1766


>ban someone for something he's supposedly done in a different board entirely

>not when he starts doing it here

81319c  No.1767


From what I can see the posting style matches the guy on the thread and this guy >>1766 and the OP of the thread is copypasted from an ID with a single post, so you may have a case. I'm trying to get in touch with a couple of friends who play SS13 and see if they can substantiate your claim. It's a duplicate thread and advertising a /v/ server, so I'll delete it, but no ban till I can get some confirmation. He can advertise the server on the old thread, but if those friends do back up your claim, then I'll delete and ban.

ad3cd5  No.1769


seems like there's no real option here, I'd fine telling you how it is but I doubt you'd actually listen to me over that guy tbh

81319c  No.1770


Haven't deleted it yet, go ahead, I'm listening.

ad3cd5  No.1771


I've stopped avatarfaging.

I only made a thread here because someone suggested it over on /tg/ and only had reason to look after it, I admit I messed up and didn't bother looking to see if you'd already had one but quite honestly the board seemed fairly dead so I assumed no one would actually post in it, I do apologize for that.

he's very biased on the few things that happened, which he wasn't even part of and only knows from second hand knowledge, so is thus only half correct, if you'd like me to get really into whichever drama I would be fine to do so.

finally it's as I've said, why preemptively ban someone based on rep alone? sure I could agree with it if I was still living up to my rep but do you know that I will? if his claims were as he said shouldn't I already be shitting up various threads avatarfagging by no or does that not even matter here.

81319c  No.1772


I see the thread. I suppose I can't ban you, but your rep is obviously bad, something you seem to admit, so I'll keep an eye on you. I doubt that we'll "never be rid of you" even if you live up to your shittery, in which case a quick ban and delete will take care of everything. I couldn't get confirmation from my friends, so your thread stays, but I'll ask /tg/ just in case.

ad3cd5  No.1773


that's why I said he's only half correct, I have indeed done some shit which I will admit to, I just can't stand someone with a clear agenda twisting it with bias nonsense to achieve his own goal

81319c  No.1774


Well, it seems you bumped the old thread. I suppose that means you're okay with deleting the other one, right?

ad3cd5  No.1775


I did indeed fuck up with that, so yes that's o.k with me

52476c  No.1779


>secondhand knowledge

I only mentioned in detail the things that I was there to witness myself. I didn't go into detail about your spergouts back when you were just doing spritework for a particular coder on gitgud's server OR any of the particulars from your 4am escapades because I only ever saw those after the fact. But your behavior back when sierra's server was the current iteration of 8/v/ SS13 was something I saw firsthand. Something I failed to bring up about your behavior then was how you showed up to the mumble that sierra and I were using and made verbal threats to him after that permaban. If I'm "very biased" against you then its from having witnessed your bullshit at both close range and at a distance, over the course of nearly three years now.


I'll respect your decision to leave him be, but I reserve the right to post a smug "I told you so" when that quick ban and delete gets delivered.

Also, not sure if this VPN hopping so I can play Dragon's Dogma Online that's causing my thread ID to change or if it's the weather knocking out my internet repeatedly over the course of the day. Sorry if that's causing any confusion.

2ffb2a  No.1783

The rules on this board seriously turned me off from posting. I don't really see how this is going to turn out any different from /v/ if it somehow survives the year

862445  No.1784

File: 37fa1d1efbdecaa⋯.jpg (70.86 KB, 506x504, 253:252, 37fa1d1efbdecaa2bf87e1d2a9….jpg)


Yeah, that "no avatarfagging" rule must be physically painful for you.

81319c  No.1786


Even if you believe these rules are too restrictive, I don't think /v/ is defined by strict rules and active moderation, so your comparison makes no sense. As long as you're here, however, you may as well tell us what rules do you take issue with.

d71537  No.1787


Then fuck off or make a sound argument against whatever rule you think is wrong.

f2f40b  No.1788


Which rules bother you and why?

160899  No.1829

more people bitching on /v/ and when this place is pointed out it's "doesn't matter lol" or "dead board"

d71537  No.1830


Such is life.

81319c  No.1834


You could call them redditors who are fine with complaining but don't want to put in the effort to make an alternative work.

1e5dc7  No.1835


I always hated this dilemma where nobody wants to go to a new board because it is 'ded' and there is no good way to make it alive without doing shady shit. The only exception is to continually post on it and point people here who hopefully continue doing so.

67545d  No.1836


>talking about certain games is banned

Nobody wants to come here because it's a cancerous rulecuck board.

9bac90  No.1837



Do freech faggots shitpost on other sites so often because they hate their own site or is there some 2 deep 4 u bullshit reason?

aa669c  No.1838


>y-you're freech so there!

Nice argument.

9bac90  No.1839


rulecuck is freech terminology

862445  No.1840

File: 663cd05bb715887⋯.gif (362.92 KB, 400x243, 400:243, waluigi2.gif)


Their own sites are completely worthless because of endless spam, which they can't delete because it would make them "rulecucks".

So, having ruined their own site, and being utterly incapable of acknowledging the reason why (because they're too immature to admit that they were wrong), they go to some other non-ruined site, and then immediately start demanding that the site should be more like their old site.

To put it simply, they're the same as the Californians that evacuated to Austin.

81319c  No.1843


It's not a rule I particularly like having, but you take one look at the /v/ Kosherwatch threads and the /vg/ Kosherwatch general on halfchan and tell me that a few games don't attract unrepentant cancer

I wish I had that bugchaser tracer image

4a6a24  No.1846


Kosherwatch and Tumblrtale generals on /vg/ are literal homosexual clubs now. Nobody talks about the games in those threads, ever. All they ever do is be degenerates all fucking day long.

2abee0  No.1855

The summerfags on /v/ can't merely be regulars pretending to be retarded? All the cuckchan tier posts has kept me off /v/ for two months now.

81319c  No.1857

File: e7e0f72cf0b4ba6⋯.png (247.26 KB, 480x444, 40:37, Avatar_sir_daniel_2.png)

File: bad0294b3c7293d⋯.jpg (87.43 KB, 900x900, 1:1, areyoufyrreal.jpg)

Hey everyone, /sudo/ is having an Attention Hungry games for smaller board advertisement. I'm throwing us in there because why the fuck not? Anyhow, who should our mascot and ad-sentence be and why?

I was thinking to use our slogan "/tg/ + /v/, furry and jew free, guaranteed" and for our mascot either Sir Daniel Fortesque or Divyath Fyr, but if anyone's got a better suggestion, I'll go with that.

81319c  No.1858

File: 384602b41336bdf⋯.jpg (122.32 KB, 900x844, 225:211, revival_lorkhan_by_vanuchk….jpg)


Actually, maybe Lorkhan would be a better macot

>created an OC setting

>a spooky skeleton ghost

>does more "dead" than other gods do alive

>his mere existence bullies elves

Best deity

d71537  No.1859

File: b240dcee49bd321⋯.jpg (137.15 KB, 1000x1263, 1000:1263, Fourth_Overlord_Concept_Ar….jpg)


It's not pretending. They're mostly just legitimate retards that'll start an internet fight over the smallest things. Or will spend hours shitting on a game without good reason. Or overly shitting on it for a trivial reason. /v/ is just that bad.


If we're just throwing random characters in for suggestions, I'd say the fourth Overlord of Overlord 2. Just because I like his look.

862445  No.1861

File: cec39bd425d1729⋯.jpg (25.38 KB, 256x400, 16:25, Deekin_portrait.jpg)


I think it should be a character from a D&D-based videogame, to emphasize the dual nature of the board.

81319c  No.1862


I think any character that is both in a tabletop and a game is valid. TES was originally a D&D campaign and there are tabletops made for it, and Lorkhan's sort of like a cosmic GM/gamedev.

9bac90  No.1866


You had me at "bullies elves"

378b00  No.1877


so, now that you are a ded bord, whats your plan?

f2f40b  No.1878


Crashing this chan.

d71537  No.1879


Necromancy trial and error.

81319c  No.1880


Basically >>1879. I'm counting on either Fall or 2018 bringing back some old posters, as it would seem that good posters in many boards have fled for the summer in favor of redditors, some boards more than others. If not, we just gotta keep trucking, look for opportunity, and hope for the best.

862445  No.1882

File: 221d8461d52152f⋯.jpg (80.71 KB, 500x661, 500:661, 1461107534075-2.jpg)


<I know that at this time many assessed the futility of this movement according to the measure of its former size, and the measure of the size of the tasks that were given.

<They all didn't recognize one thing: that such a movement, of course, needs time and must have time, that the new state doesn't come down from the clouds but that it must grow out of the people themselves.

862445  No.1886

File: 124cfe3e481c91f⋯.png (307.7 KB, 1302x1549, 1302:1549, winner3.png)

The Attention-Hungry Games have ended.


Sadly, /games/ fell into a frozen lake and drowned. Still, we finished 12th out of 48.

d71537  No.1887

File: eddf6009dc501a3⋯.webm (1.7 MB, 800x450, 16:9, do not cry for me.webm)


Fitting to die cold and forgotten....

9bac90  No.1888


/polk/'s end is eerily similar to how it actually went down

1e5dc7  No.1889


At-least we can try again next week for another chance at winning.

81319c  No.1895

File: 54e252f4a7f1001⋯.jpg (77.88 KB, 500x500, 1:1, Shorug.jpg)


>/games/ fell in a frozen lake

>our representative was Lorkhan

>"But when Trinimac and Auriel tried to destroy the Heart of Lorkhan it laughed at them. It said, 'This Heart is the heart of the world, for one was made to satisfy the other." So Auriel fastened the thing to an arrow and let it fly long into the sea, where no aspect of the new world may ever find it.'" — The Monomyth

Probably should have seen this coming, ah well.

By the way, anyone got a new image for the bottom right corner? Remember, no more than 300x300 pixels and a blank background.

f2f40b  No.1896

File: 1667c9a97cbb534⋯.gif (108.49 KB, 300x300, 1:1, db7.gif)

File: bf20ac2da0e0ded⋯.gif (232.87 KB, 300x205, 60:41, db9.gif)

File: 0d47ed7df098ebe⋯.gif (71.84 KB, 300x300, 1:1, db8.gif)


This time we've got some spicy Burodia Punch and Captain Commando on the menu.

81319c  No.1900


I'll use the first one, it's the least distracting and it doesn't get cut off.

765ad1  No.1911

File: bac9aa216e29e1d⋯.png (704.06 KB, 1200x675, 16:9, shiggy.png)

+1 UID

Mark is currently busy killing the board again.

81319c  No.1912


Checked, and while it probably won't convince the userbase to leave, what did he do this time?

d71537  No.1913


The fact that this place has actual rules in place means that the bulk of the /v/ userbase will never come here. Thankfully. Even if Mark fucks up immensely, they'll stick around just for constant shitposting.

160899  No.1914


Attention whored as usual.

Really I'm waiting for the nuclear option that kills /v/ and leaves only the retards left. Right now the only threads on /v/ I still go to are the TF2Vintage one, because I contribute to it and that's about it.

8543a3  No.1919


He got his hands on the only copy of Sonic Mania playable before release date and announced a stream of him leaking the entire game on twitter, drawing in an influx of cuckchan and neogaf, causing the game to be delayed for 2 weeks and apparently have denuvo added to it along with Sega staff making fun of him for dying 12 times on a single act in a modern sonic game.

862445  No.1923


At this rate, Anthony Burch is going to be glad he's not Mark.

160899  No.1924

File: 4226d371afa63e9⋯.png (20.08 KB, 707x283, 707:283, 560576adb48318b746cfa91d1d….png)

Mark may be selling info of users. Dunno if this is legit or not.

835523  No.1925


>datamine THE GAME

>datamine (((THE GAME))))

>datamine THE GAME

<somehow you understand it as the users>

And to think I was trying to give this board a chance.

8543a3  No.1926


You'll give /v/ a chance while seeing retarded posts around you every second, but see one retarded post here and leave?

b2edc8  No.1930


I guess it's to be expected on /v/, but here?

59ef02  No.1932




Too much commotion over a small mistake, my dudes.

adc1de  No.1937

File: c1a9d03a2e28018⋯.jpg (1.04 MB, 2893x4092, 263:372, Kaban.jpg)


/cyoa/ BO here wondering if you guys want to cross link each other on the board announcement.

d71537  No.1938


Doesn't seem like a bad idea.

8543a3  No.1939



I like the idea too.

81319c  No.1940

File: f757e7e8a3dfcec⋯.png (743.37 KB, 698x503, 698:503, eyopeynoe.png)


I'm all for it

81319c  No.1941


Yeah the CSS might take a bit to update

a0cb7b  No.1946

File: a4d1bf8ce3d2015⋯.png (153.17 KB, 640x506, 320:253, ClipboardImage.png)


160899  No.1947


when and what game? We should work with /radcorp/ those guys are really cool

I could host Halo Custom Edition this week.

8543a3  No.1960

Did ROB threads actually get banned from /v/?

9bac90  No.1962



As far as it being banned on /v/ I have no idea, but I doubt it. Mark was too adamant about letting them continue just to spite the "haters". To do a 180 and ban them now would make no sense.

862445  No.1963

File: cb5eaef86e5287a⋯.png (147.78 KB, 636x657, 212:219, cb5eaef86e5287a2d151f31b67….png)




9bac90  No.1964


As brainless as he is, the fatass does have his own form of logic that he operates by.

Will this get me attention?

Will this result in my twitter followers praising me?

Will this increase board traffic?

If he can get a yes to 2/3 of those questions then he'll do it. If not then he won't act. Banning ROB threads AFTER they were officially put on hiatus will give him one yes at most. If he were smart (heh) and banned them when they were a problem then he'd have 3 out of 3.

d34c12  No.1982

Please let me into your vidya bunkers, I can't stand 8/v/ anymore and /games/ is pretty dead.

b2edc8  No.1985

File: 70390f6e5cecb4a⋯.jpg (36.55 KB, 540x304, 135:76, !.jpg)


> I can't stand 8/v/ anymore

That's burnout. Take a break.

862445  No.1986

File: d94605acae90c58⋯.jpg (187.12 KB, 953x768, 953:768, current status of steam fo….jpg)

Well, it seems Ubisoft has drawn the ire of the infamous hacker known as 4chan.

How bad is this game, anyway? Does it have the rocket-propelled pyramids piloted by magical space negros?

4a6a24  No.1987


Probably just a rehash, except this time the kang meme followed suit

9e093d  No.1988

SNK released a short KOF animated series. Is it cool to talk about it here?

27f29e  No.2002


Eh, keep it to the meta thread.


Are the in-game "egyptians" actually black? It was hard to tell from the first trailer.

0386b9  No.2008

fuck me I really wish this place would pick up. But it's not gonna happen.

54b9b6  No.2013


All we can really do is hope at this point. Empty server syndrome is what will ensure this place will die. Post as much as you can to build up activity and more people may jump in.

0d74d2  No.2267

So what the fuck are you guys doing? Did you guys just accept the amalgamation of cancer and normalfaggotry infesting /v/? There isn't much difference between 8/v/ and half/v/ these days.

94357e  No.2268

File: 5368a1f68eb37fd⋯.png (111.97 KB, 1183x408, 1183:408, ClipboardImage.png)


I never planned to give it even a single post but I'll just let you know that the BO is a massive gaping cunt. He posted this on /tg/ last month and apparently didn't even inform you guys.

Sure the post doesn't even have a trip and might be fake but then again he hasn't posted here since august.

391d89  No.2282


It's real, can confirm. Not sure why that post makes me a cunt, but whatever.

I didn't inform anyone here because there's pretty much no on left to inform.


I'm sorry to disappoint you, anon, and thanks for trying, but this place is a lost cause. You can see the post screencapped in 94357e's post for a bit of a rant on why.

391d89  No.2283


My IP changed so just logging in to confirm it's me

c6b01a  No.2299



Well RIP then.

Guess I'll just have to actually play video games until I find another vidya imageboard that isn't dead.

0efce0  No.2390


Time to clean shit up

97063a  No.2392

File: 2d35ccd19300d22⋯.gif (178.86 KB, 350x197, 350:197, 1468540617980.gif)

0b993d  No.2394

And so we rise again

0efce0  No.2395


Hopefully. I need to reclaim or try to reclaim my vol account from graves and hopefulyl we can get going again.

Posting is needed and encouraged.

0b993d  No.2397


You sure you need to reclaim it? My one has been inactive for a few months and I can get on it just fine

391d89  No.2399

File: bcb08d0de57c99c⋯.gif (1.7 MB, 500x665, 100:133, youspookmerightround.gif)

So, some of you fags are trying to revive this place? I appreciate the effort, guys, and I'll gladly moderate the board again if activity picks up. We may need more than just a few posters, though. Where should we try to shill this board?

391d89  No.2400

File: 247200d0eb3f7a8⋯.jpg (12.16 KB, 186x208, 93:104, confusedanimegirls.jpg)

Also, what do you suppose we do with this thread? >>2023

I'm not even sure who these fucks are, though it seems they came from 7chan

0b993d  No.2403

File: ac22c6f25859de1⋯.png (34.82 KB, 177x173, 177:173, eh.png)


Anywhere and everywhere, especially places where people dislike the current state of /v/. Wouldn't hurt to consider the Attention Hungry Games either


they are extremely odd, but seem harmless; keep half an eye on them

0efce0  No.2404


Agreed with the attention whore games.

391d89  No.2407



I did put us in once before, I suppose I can do so again next week

Who should our representative be?

0efce0  No.2408


A skeleton holding a board game and some Sega tapes

1c9044  No.2410

File: 6e373cb6e77a30e⋯.webm (Spoiler Image, 3.89 MB, 1440x1080, 4:3, oy vey 2.webm)

Good luck on your 2nd attempt /games/.

7c2b0e  No.2414

Should we hold some sort of special event to drive interest in the board up?

391d89  No.2417


What do you have in mind?

7c2b0e  No.2418


Maybe some sort of vidya competition?

0efce0  No.2419


Dawn of war tournament?

08d0bc  No.2432

File: 6ffd3afa03be577⋯.png (117.67 KB, 900x976, 225:244, Varg compass.png)


We could try to make a Battlefront 2 (the real one) gamenight or play some half-dead source mod. We could also play tf2v

0efce0  No.2434


Good ideas too.

Battlefront II (2005) if we can get a server running

391d89  No.2435

File: 1d20f19cc53b248⋯.png (1.02 MB, 625x941, 625:941, christmastreeskeleton.png)

Merry Christmas everyone




All good ideas, but we need to find someone willing to host a server for one of those games

0efce0  No.2439

Merry christmas /games/

0cde62  No.2443

File: 57b8b70cf85c3bb⋯.jpg (44.34 KB, 600x447, 200:149, angry squid.jpg)

Don't fucking die again

e9daaa  No.2444


kind of hard to when no one is really posting

e9daaa  No.2445


*hard not to

5776b9  No.2448

Can anyone tell me about the Pathfinder/Starfinder thread? There's a good number of namefags and tripfags in there

391d89  No.2449


I'll try to sign us up for the attention hungry games, but other than that, I can't force anons to post here. It's up to them whether or not they want a better board.

Speaking of which, we need an actual mascot. Who should it be?


I'm not sure myself, I think they're from 7chan. For now I'll keep a close eye on them.

0efce0  No.2450



A skeleton holding a monopoly box and with some sega tapes on top

31963c  No.2451

File: 4984f53a8c8cd06⋯.jpg (38.37 KB, 498x498, 1:1, alice bikecuck.jpg)



Sorry for the late reply, christmas kept me occupied

If we get a gamenight going then I won't be able to host. Third World Internet will give you atleast 120ms, more if you aren't in europe.

We could still think about just serverhopping, also since it's already questionable how well this will go or how many of us own or are willing to pirate the same games we might aswell include mediocre games in our options.

Maybe make a list of games you are all willing to play so we can find something. Post the games you think are objectively shit but would play anyway too, at worst you just get bullied for it anyway.

Not yet mentioned games we could also try are Killing Floor 1 & 2, any Counter-Strike, Insurgency mod or standalone, Chivalry, Postal 2 coop mod, Pulsar: Lost Colony was fun with /v/ some months ago, since pretty much everyone here currently is from /monster/ we could also think about trying Planetside 2 again, Red Orchestra 1 or 2, The Ship - some might still have it installed from the recent /radcorp/ gamenight, Star Wars: Empire at War allows up to 9 players, any old Stronghold, Didn't try Sven Co-op but it's supposedly good (and free), also Battlefront as already mentioned. More suggestions welcome.

0efce0  No.2452


Sven co-op is fun, and can do multiple things. we also have shit like terraria (Since I have the gog.com installer I can post the latest build for all 3 major OSes too)

My upload is horrendous but I can try hosting

391d89  No.2453


Anyone willing to draw the OC? I'd highly appreciate it, as I have no artistic talent


I'll see if I can find someone with a better connection to host, if not, we'll go with your offer

2d3ff9  No.2459


If you're worried about host issues, why not play a browser to start it off? Something like Transformice or that boardgameonline?

2d3ff9  No.2461


*browser game.

Fuck me.

a60d79  No.2474

We should play terarria this week. fresh start server on expert hows that sound

601853  No.2477


I'd be down for that.

82e205  No.2528


This still happening?

1aa68e  No.2529

>8. No Kosherwatch, Tumblrtale, Minecraft, and other games with really cancerous communities are banned

>and other games with really cancerous communities are banned

This rule is really vague. Other cancerous communities like what? Sonic? Pokemon? To other anons, they'll see the rule and sum it as banning games that you personally don't like. Just rework rule 8 to not be so vague. Or drop rule 8 and just moderate the threads and stop it before it gets too cancerous.

8eb829  No.2530


>and other games with really cancerous communities are banned

That's the problem, it's too open. Such a vague rule needs to be reworded.

91658a  No.2532

Honestly this drama about rule 8 only started when people started crossposting about /games/.

Rule 8 is fine in my opinion, it brings a easy "The buck stops here" option in case a general decides that they should just exist for the sake of existing.

The only rewording I could possibly see is this:

>8. Games with cancerous imageboard communities are banned

98833e  No.2533


I think the rule is just fine with just tumblrtale and kosherwatch banned for now. Because, what constitutes as a cancerous imageboard community?

91658a  No.2534


Touhou's community is cancerous but it doesn't spread to 8chan, so its fine.

Tumblrtale's community is cancerous and it spread to 8chan, so it wasn't fine.

That's my general idea behind this.

7fca9a  No.2540


Good thing Tumblrtale's community is dead. Anyway, this rule works more as a unwritten rule.

a60d79  No.2541


or just ask

"Hey is this allowed here?"

If it gets deleted? you've got your answer

03b924  No.2542


6c8027  No.2544


Thing is that they'll feel as if they're walking on eggshells and having to go through the trouble everytime to ask. Rule 8 is fine, but get rid of "and other games with really cancerous communities" and keep it as an unwritten rule.

601853  No.2546


I agree with this. It's pretty obvious which communities are unbearable at this point so you would know what raises a red flag and what doesn't.


>If it gets deleted? you've got your answer

Problem with this is if a mod or janitor misses the thread accidentally. The anon would think this particular community would be fine. It's far fetched I know, but it's a possibility.

cf31a2  No.2549


I can get someone to host a Terraria server on Friday





Fair point, I'll get around to editing that rule, but the wording of it will be a bit tricky. Or we could just get rid of it altogether and have it as more or less an unwritten rule. What do the rest of you feel we should do?

a60d79  No.2550


fresh start expert on large world

82e205  No.2556


I'd think just get rid of it entirely because most of the cancer from those games already violate the other rules i.e. erp and porndumps,

f8269e  No.2558

I have great hope for /games/ starting march because supposedly cuckchan will disable v1 captcha by then so drooling retards will flood /v/.

And the resident cakejew will not handle it in any ways.

Post quality is already down by significant amount.

601853  No.2560


>disabling captcha again

Why are they doing that? It never turns out well.

As for the rest if your post it seems we'll have to wait and see. What do you want to happen exactly? It seems that the bad poster population greatly overshadows the good posters, so if you want them to come over chances are you'll get the shitters.

f8269e  No.2561


because hiroshimoot is a horrible being, and I was implying that quality posters from our /v/ will move here once cuckchan floods in.

9dacde  No.2562


Disabling v1 captcha means they're rolling out v2 captcha, not that you can post without passing it.

Very different.

a60d79  No.2564

SO expert terraria server this friday. Graves will host

cf31a2  No.2577


Well, I know a guy who can host it. And I may have told hold that off for a couple of weeks thanks to a lot of work coming my way right now.

b2f020  No.2633

File: dabdf89c3a05a15⋯.png (277.44 KB, 1335x1001, 1335:1001, sticky.png)

Good day /games/, I am the BO of /animu/. My board is supposed to be an alternative to the much larger legacy board /a/ which recently became active enough to be in the top 20 on the board list and yours is an alternative to the much larger legacy board /v/. Because of these similarities I'd like to ask if you could add our board name to your sister board list and of course in turn I'll add your board name to my friend list in the meta sticky.

cf31a2  No.2636


We need all the activity we can get. I'll just post on the /animu/ meta thread to confirm it's you. Thank you for the thought.

b2f020  No.2638


Not sure if you saw the reply in the meta thread but consider it done.

f8269e  No.2704

/v/ became suzch a fucking shitheap, vols don't delete template threads, cuckchan filth is swarming.

601853  No.2708


Don't worry about /v/, try and help keep this place active.

>Cuckchan filth is swarming.

Again? What happened this time.

f8269e  No.2710


They might've already disabled v1 captcha and force the google one.

or retards are waiting for their bans to expire by shitting up catalog

8b3b50  No.2715

How would folks here feel about a "general" thread where you can just throw in posts that aren't worth making a whole thread for?

267d39  No.2721


Meta thread is basically that already.

a9fe21  No.2810

File: 9a5b2c1d296598d⋯.jpg (499.25 KB, 1173x1519, 1173:1519, front_page.jpg)

It's a new golden age for /v/ alternatives.

a60d79  No.2811


yeah I think it might be a good point to either concentrate or band together the boards. start pulling vidya threads from /v/ and posting them on /vg/ or here on /games/

a9fe21  No.2812



/vg/ BO says he's up for at the very least /games/ and /vg/ putting each other in that list of boards on the top. Maybe even fulling merging the userbases and vols but I guess that depends how willing fags are to compromise.

a60d79  No.2820


Thinking about it now /vg/ needs to survive.

To anyone reading this head to >>>/vg/

601853  No.2824


While I would like /vg/ to survive, it seems more people are bitching in the meta thread about how shit /v/ is rather than generating discussion or activity on the overall board.

Being angry at mark and the state of /v/ is fine, just use it in a constructive way.

3695d9  No.2828


Board merges are a thing? If so, I'll actually have to consider that not like we have that great a userbase anyhow. At the end of the day, I just want a /v/ board not run by an incompetent tard like Mark, I'd encourage all straddlers here moving over to /vg/ so long as the BO is reasonable enough.

a60d79  No.2830


point it out and just post in the video game threads.

601853  No.2831


It looks like someone beat me to it.

I feel like it would have been hypocritical of me to say that while this place is borderline dead anyway.

59bfdf  No.3393

Invidious embed. Click thumbnail to play.

I'd like to post here while it's possible.

Shit just sometimes is too hard. At least there are no shills here

5fae68  No.3466

We should just move the cyoas to here, the mod in there is a faggot and his board is chokefull of (literal) cuck shit. Also, >>>/adventure/.

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