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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #105 on: June 07, 2014, 01:06:14 am »
I'm guessing that rule was removed following the reopening of the forums, as every thread on the forum was a couple years old at that point.

I didn't see any conformation, but idea related: http://forums.glitchcity.info/index.php/topic,6690.0.html

(For Gary/other actual rulemaker these days to see) Is this confirmed now?


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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #106 on: June 07, 2014, 09:29:50 am »
It looks like the "Bump" rule is missing?

Quote from: rules
8.Stickies, by their nature, cannot be "bumped" and thus are exempt from this rule.

Above it, it doesn't define "Bump"ing, which may make this a bit confusing.

Do you not know what bump means...?

I kind of do.  I was only asking because I was re-reading the rules, and noticed that rule 8 was refering to a non-existant previous rule. 
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #107 on: June 07, 2014, 10:28:45 am »
Rules were updated back in May to fix the COMPLETELY broken formatting it had and to remove the temporary rule about posting in topics before maintenance happened.  Seems two of the bumping rule points got removed somehow so I added them back.

I'm guessing that rule was removed following the reopening of the forums, as every thread on the forum was a couple years old at that point.

I didn't see any conformation, but idea related: http://forums.glitchcity.info/index.php/topic,6690.0.html

(For Gary/other actual rulemaker these days to see) Is this confirmed now?


If you can put what the rule would be into one line, sure.  Currently I removed parts of the second footnote in response.

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #108 on: February 17, 2015, 02:28:02 pm »
    • For those new to English or those who are working to improve their grammar, an informative grammer guide is located here
It should be grammar. I'm not trying to be nitpicky.[/list][/list]
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #109 on: February 17, 2015, 03:46:14 pm »
    • For those new to English or those who are working to improve their grammar, an informative grammer guide is located here
It should be grammar. I'm not trying to be nitpicky.
pffhaha wow how long has that been that way?

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edit: oh man, posting without capitalizing stuff is actually against the rules and that's the only way i've done it for years. that's awkward!
« Last Edit: February 17, 2015, 03:50:11 pm by Yuzihax »

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #110 on: February 17, 2015, 06:54:40 pm »
You're an admin. You enforce the rules. Now practice what you preach.
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #111 on: February 17, 2015, 07:22:17 pm »
You're an admin. You enforce the rules. Now practice what you preach.
welp, truth be told you've got me there haha.

i'm more of the mind that if a given sentence is in actual english and it's legible, capitalization doesn't really matter. but yeah, i guess i should probably start using the shift key, though.

apparently not starting with this post. i dunno.

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #112 on: February 17, 2015, 10:23:49 pm »
You're an admin. You enforce the rules. Now practice what you preach.
The grammar rules here have always been pretty dumb, and used mostly to laugh and make fun of specific unpopular members.

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #113 on: February 18, 2015, 04:11:58 pm »
I don't see anything dumb about them.
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #114 on: February 18, 2015, 05:59:23 pm »
I think that the grammar rules are OK. For the correct capitalization part I am not sure if it's really needed, however, I think that correct capitalization helps to make our posts more readable and so should be encouraged personally.

I think that "For those new to English or those who are working to improve their grammar, an informative grammar guide is located here" may sound patronizing though, because people will have some knowledge to be able to read the posts here, and you cannot have one definitive informative grammar. It should probably be rephrased to something like "For people who want to improve their English, here are some small grammar tips".
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #115 on: February 18, 2015, 06:07:18 pm »
It should probably be rephrased to something like "For people who want to improve their English, here are some small grammar tips".

This sounds much better to me as well. And we could recommend the English section of Stack Exchange, which has helped me on more than one occasion (e.g.: when I wasn't sure if I should use "at", "on", or "in" for a given expression).

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #116 on: February 18, 2015, 06:27:28 pm »
OK. I have edited the rules to include my suggestion (rephrasing the improving English suggestion) and yours (adding Stack Exchange as a recommended place to ask questions and receive answers).
« Last Edit: February 18, 2015, 06:27:49 pm by Torchickens »
Hi!

I'm Evie.

I'm a transgender person, but any pronouns are fine. She/her preferred.

Unfortunately due to legal concerns I won't be using emulators and unauthorised copies of ROMs anymore, just real hardware with official cartridges and a cheating device (Xploder) to aid research, sorry.

Online I most often use the username Torchickens or Chickasaurus.

Ah.. koucha ga oishii ♪





Thanks Aeriixion for the cute sprite above! :) Roelof also made different variations of the sprite (which I animated).




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I like to collect interesting video games. ^_^
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Faith (which doesn't have to be religious) and a positive attitude/optimism is half the battle for well-being.

Fun times come and go, we may argue what is the point if nothing in this world is permanent; and all energy is believed to be subject to transformation. I guess in the temporary absence of it though, we value those times more and even though some things seem to be lost, they return in other forms.

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #117 on: February 18, 2015, 07:43:51 pm »
I don't see anything dumb about them.
The “used mostly to laugh and make fun of specific unpopular members” part is what was dumb about them.

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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #118 on: December 13, 2015, 04:39:38 pm »
I think there should be a distinction between the forum title and description. They are both bold and I was confused that the link wasn't working. (the "forum rules" redirect)
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Re: Forum Rules
« Reply #119 on: May 04, 2018, 10:04:47 am »
Have added a new line to the rules:

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- While swearing is allowed, any language that is intentionally offensive towards another with negative connotations will not be tolerated.
Hi!

I'm Evie.

I'm a transgender person, but any pronouns are fine. She/her preferred.

Unfortunately due to legal concerns I won't be using emulators and unauthorised copies of ROMs anymore, just real hardware with official cartridges and a cheating device (Xploder) to aid research, sorry.

Online I most often use the username Torchickens or Chickasaurus.

Ah.. koucha ga oishii ♪





Thanks Aeriixion for the cute sprite above! :) Roelof also made different variations of the sprite (which I animated).




Contact:
If you like, please contact me by private message here on the forums as I no longer check other places very often.

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/ChickasaurusGL

I like to collect interesting video games. ^_^
https://www.vgcollect.com/Torchickens

Faith (which doesn't have to be religious) and a positive attitude/optimism is half the battle for well-being.

Fun times come and go, we may argue what is the point if nothing in this world is permanent; and all energy is believed to be subject to transformation. I guess in the temporary absence of it though, we value those times more and even though some things seem to be lost, they return in other forms.