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Real Name Peter Tilbrook   
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Nickname Darth Guybrush
Email peter.tilbrook@gmail.com
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Professional Adobe ColdFusion 9 Application developer.
Homepage http://raptr.com/Darth_Guybrush
Signed On Mar 11, 2010, 20:15
Total Comments 109 (Novice)
User ID 55587
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Happ New Year, Blue! Jan 1, 2014, 14:16 Darth Guybrush
 
Happy New Year, Blue and family (and subscribers)!

Thanks for another great year of Blue's News!

Years to another great 2014!

Darth Guybrush
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Summer / Winter Solstice Dec 21, 2013, 14:51 Darth Guybrush
 
Actually your description is incorrect - not the start of summer/winter at all (we've been in "Summer" in Australia for weeks):

Summer Solstice
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The summer solstice occurs when the tilt of a planet's semi-axis, in either the northern or the southern hemisphere, is most inclined toward the star (sun) that it orbits. Earth's maximum axial tilt toward the sun is 23 26'. This happens twice each year, at which times the sun reaches its highest position in the sky as seen from the north or the south pole.

Winter Solstice
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Winter Solstice is an astronomical phenomenon which for the Northern Hemisphere occurs in December and which for the Southern Hemisphere occurs in June.

For the Northern Hemisphere, the moment of winter solstice is when the sun's elevation with respect to the North Pole is at its most negative value since the previous December. (The elevation with respect to the South Pole is at its greatest since the previous December). The hemisphere has its longest night and shortest day around the moment of solstice with the night within the Arctic being 24 hours long.

Source: Wikipedia
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
37. Re: Steam Top 10 Nov 24, 2013, 21:32 Darth Guybrush
 
COD: Ghosts performance is abysmal (have 8Gb RAM but maybe video card is lacking at 1Gb). Start/stop/start/stop.

Doing the driver update dance. Went back to latest legacy AMD 64-bit drivers and still a crock - only BF4 performed much better - only to still have bizarre DirectX crash issues after 5 minutes or so. Sigh...
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
36. Re: Steam Top 10 Nov 24, 2013, 21:29 Darth Guybrush
 
Yeah the dreaded (?) Xmas sale should be starting any day now!  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
101. Re: So sad to hear... Nov 24, 2013, 21:20 Darth Guybrush
 
Thanks man! Appreciated!

Ditto here for all others that have and will suffer a loss. Sad fact of life.

Best thing you can do - after a proper length of grieving - is get a new pet and love them just as much!

I haven't replace my cat (Mel Gibson) mainly due to I now live alone and am always at work for extended lengths of time and would not be fair to keep a new cat locked up. Worse if I had a dog.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
96. So sad to hear... Nov 24, 2013, 20:05 Darth Guybrush
 
Really got to know him through this site it seems.

I lost my cat of 21 years recently so I know how it feels.
 
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News Comments > Saints Row IV Refused Oz Classification
18. THQ? Jun 25, 2013, 16:35 Darth Guybrush
 
You mean Volition / Deep Silver.

THQ are no more...
 
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News Comments > AMD Catalyst Beta Drivers
1. AMD Catalyst beta drivers May 29, 2013, 16:36 Darth Guybrush
 
http://sites.amd.com/us/game/downloads/Pages/radeon_win7-64.aspx

Lists the improvements...
 
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
2. Best place for Flash Player downloads is here... May 15, 2013, 05:30 Darth Guybrush
 
http://www.adobe.com/au/products/flashplayer/distribution3.html  
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News Comments > Origin Update Adds Achievement Tracking
10. Origin for Windows May 9, 2013, 16:11 Darth Guybrush
 
Tell them I hate their fucking popup windows. I mean why???  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
4. I feel your pain! Apr 21, 2013, 18:06 Darth Guybrush
 
Is a pain in the arse yes. In Australia the culprit is "My Kitchen Rules". It just goes on and on and on FFS!  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
11. Huzzah! Mar 9, 2013, 22:24 Darth Guybrush
 
Here in Oz DST ending soon!  
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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
6. Re: Morning Safety Dance Mar 6, 2013, 14:45 Darth Guybrush
 
Ditto!  
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News Comments > Double Fine in THQ Mix
3. So sad Jan 11, 2013, 20:28 Darth Guybrush
 
I just hope some of my fave IPs do not die...  
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News Comments > RAGE DLC Next Week
22. After all this time Dec 15, 2012, 01:49 Darth Guybrush
 
We have to fucking pay for it? I think not!  
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News Comments > No Dead Island: Riptide in Germany
14. Left for Dead 2 in Australia Dec 1, 2012, 06:56 Darth Guybrush
 
Very heavily modified. Now we have an 18+ classification has it been un-dudded? I think not.  
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News Comments > Croteam on Windows 8 Issues
62. WTH is he talking about? Nov 17, 2012, 21:54 Darth Guybrush
 
Just bought Guild Wars 2 - not on the Microsoft Store. Installed fine. Same with Carrier Command.  
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
2. LOL! Jul 25, 2012, 09:25 Darth Guybrush
 
Yeah! I frequently hit my 2Gb limit! But that only costs AUD$20 per month!  
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News Comments > Carrier Command: Gaea Mission P&C Beta Ending
1. It looks promising... Jul 20, 2012, 22:18 Darth Guybrush
 
Seems a lot of stuff is locked out but it looks great and is fun to play. Am looking forward to the shipping version!  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
4. Woo hoo! Jun 16, 2012, 21:52 Darth Guybrush
 
Happy Birthday Mrs Blue, and to you to Runnerct32!  
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