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Steampunk Challenge!
« on: October 28, 2008, 11:08:30 AM »
The thread title says it all.

What do we all think of doing a Steam Punk Quest? (Ouroboros suggestion)

If there are no objections, welcome to the New Quest!

The Quest will commence on Monday. Don your goggles.
« Last Edit: December 19, 2008, 01:45:30 PM by Murometz »
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #1 on: October 28, 2008, 11:46:16 AM »
Any sort of steampunk at all, thaumatech included, or just old-fashioned steamtech?
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2008, 11:54:52 AM »
My vote would be for anything describable as steampunk :)
   
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #3 on: October 28, 2008, 09:18:11 PM »
Is this ok?




I am not steampunky so had to make up what I thought it would be.

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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #4 on: October 28, 2008, 11:04:42 PM »
I would simply like to say that, upon first reading the title of this topic, I thought it said 'Swamppunk.'

I don't know what that is, but I am in full favor it (Steampunk works too, though).
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #5 on: October 29, 2008, 07:39:45 AM »
Include me in. All kettles at full pressure, captain! We've got enough coals to carry us around the world!
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #6 on: October 29, 2008, 10:15:45 AM »
Ok, its now official. Nice banner, Strolen!

"Any sort of steampunk at all, thaumatech included, or just old-fashioned steamtech?" - CM

Yeah, I'd say any sort of steampunk. It is up to the authors, as usual, as to how they want to interpret the challenege.
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #7 on: October 29, 2008, 03:31:30 PM »
mmm... Swamppunk... Nothing like punks speaking in indecipherable creole
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #8 on: October 29, 2008, 03:38:54 PM »
Driving modded out Kia's..
   
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #9 on: October 29, 2008, 09:14:51 PM »
As if the younger generation needs to speak in creole to be indecipherable...
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #10 on: December 08, 2008, 12:48:20 PM »
39 subs in Quest :O  and still a few hours to go!

In the Holiday spirit, I have decided that the winners (there will be a first, second, and third place) will get PRIZES!!! Steampunk-themed prizes!!!

Thanks to CM, for the link below.

1st place- something under $45, 2nd place-something under $25, 3rd place- something under $15

Help me choose the prizes!!

link below
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #11 on: December 08, 2008, 12:53:33 PM »
P(A|B) = P(B|A)*P(A)/P(B)

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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #12 on: December 08, 2008, 01:33:22 PM »
NOW you tell me :P  I'd have pulled out a few more stops if I knew that!


Ah well.

Okay folks, this was an excellent choice for contest. What do we do for an encore?
   
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #13 on: December 08, 2008, 01:38:45 PM »
Hang on, not yet. Way too much collating & polling, to do still for this one. Another month or so of voting, I would imagine. (Heck, another month or so of reading! :p)

But if you must. Never to early to brainstrom I  guess :)
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #14 on: December 12, 2008, 12:57:18 PM »
Ok, I guess we can go one of two ways. I can make a poll of Quest sub "finalists", that have a 4.5 or higher vote total, or we can do the "favorite 3" approach, assigning point values like we did for the last Quest. 
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #15 on: December 12, 2008, 06:07:29 PM »
I'd say we combine both, since there's so many 4.5-ers. 18, to be exact.
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Re: Steampunk Challenge!
« Reply #16 on: December 12, 2008, 10:25:00 PM »
I count 13. It is safe to say that one of us is nuts. I hope it isn't me :p
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