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12. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 22:56 Nucas
 
Cutter wrote on Dec 19, 2012, 15:49:
He's a pinball wizard there has to be a twist!
what makes him so good?
 
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11. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 16:13 Rigs
 
PHJF wrote on Dec 19, 2012, 15:14:
Don't make me laugh, that Nintendo-style pinball was never good for more than a minor distraction. Pro Pinball completely trounced it.

Are you completely mad?! Seriously?

Ok, whatever floats your rubber ducky...I'll stick with my Epic, thank you...


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10. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 15:49 Cutter
 
He's a pinball wizard there has to be a twist!  
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9. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 15:14 PHJF
 
Don't make me laugh, that Nintendo-style pinball was never good for more than a minor distraction. Pro Pinball completely trounced it.  
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8. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 13:43 Rigs
 
That's actually a cool read...especially the comments by ol' Danny Thorpe (Maxis) who, as previously said, made it originally as Full Tilt. Wow. Am I getting old or frakin' what?! Best PC pinball ever made? No contest - Epic Pinball for DOS...'EPIC' indeed...


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7. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 13:28 eRe4s3r
 
That's even more interesting There more you know...  
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6. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 12:35 Beamer
 
eRe4s3r wrote on Dec 19, 2012, 12:34:
Interesting that MS the largest developer on the planet would outsource a cheap ass pinball game to an external development.. it would take what? 1 coder, 1 artist and 1 sound guy to make this game. And they outsourced it? Wtf....

It was just a single table from Full Tilt Pinball. Not sure why they chose it, but if you owned Full Tilt you'd played it before.
 
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5. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 12:34 eRe4s3r
 
Interesting that MS the largest developer on the planet would outsource a cheap ass pinball game to an external development.. it would take what? 1 coder, 1 artist and 1 sound guy to make this game. And they outsourced it? Wtf....  
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4. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 10:54 Beamer
 
Verno wrote on Dec 19, 2012, 10:34:
Amusingly enough Microsoft still hadn't ported Solitaire to ARM last time I checked out a Surface. It's hilarious how much that annoys people too.

Just looked, it and Mahjong came out 6 days ago.

Pretty crazy. You'd think that would have been a given.
 
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3. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 10:34 Verno
 
Amusingly enough Microsoft still hadn't ported Solitaire to ARM last time I checked out a Surface. It's hilarious how much that annoys people too.  
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2. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 10:19 nin
 

Still waiting on zen pinball on steam...leaving that money on the table.

 
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1. Re: Morning Tech Bits Dec 19, 2012, 10:14 InBlack
 
MS being lazy...say it aint so...  
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