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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sat Nov 13, 2010 6:34 pm

I figure it's about time we had one of these. This way, rather than Wheelie and I making spoiler-rich text walls every time we want to talk about Sam & Max, we can just post here now!

THIS TOPIC WILL BE FULL OF SPOILERS. Don't come if you haven't played the games.
My review of The Penal Zone should be up soon.

Let's start with our lists of favorite episodes. Since Wheelie and I (oh and also MMM) can both all three of us edit posts, we'll change these whenever new episodes come out/we change our minds.

WHEELIE'S LIST:
Spoiler:

#1: Beyond the Alley of the Dolls - Why come: There's too much to name! An all-star cast of characters that all contribute to the twisty plot, excellent puzzles that always reward the player with another chunk of the mystery, and of course the epic final act that words can only disgrace!
#2: The Tomb of Sammun-Mak - Why come: A large variety of psychic powers and moleman curses makes it so every puzzle is unique, plus the locations are huge and always interesting.
#3: Night of the Raving Dead - Why come: Jurgen is an absolutely amazing villain, and the puzzles are all excellent. Plus the new locations are really well designed and atmospheric.
#4: What's New, Beelzebub? - Why come: Everything is on an absolutely epic scale.
There are tons of returning characters, tons of locations, and the big reveal of the villain is expertly done. Plus, the music in Hell is one of my favorite pieces of videogame music ever.
#5: The City that Dares not Sleep - Why come: Even more so than WNB?, this episode is absolutely epic. Tons of locations and characters, several truly shocking revelations, and an ending that almost brought tears to my eyes make this one heck of a finale. Lots of easy puzzles in the second half bring it down a bit, though.
#6: The Penal Zone - Best Part: Tracking down Skun-ka'pe with the Crimetron.
#7: Reality 2.0 - Best Part: Saving the world through a text adventure.
#8: Moai Better Blues - Best Part: Tricking a Bermuda Triangle into visiting Stinky's.
#9: Abe Lincoln Must Die! - Best Part: Creating a war between the Dakotas.
#10: Ice Station Santa - Best Part: Saving the marriage of two rats.
#11: They Stole Max's Brain! - Best Part: Interrogating suspects using Flint Paper's tried-and-true methods.
#12: Situation: Comedy - Best Part: Filming the worst sitcom ever.
#13: Culture Shock - Best Part: "Destroying the intruder in your dreams"
#14: The Mole, the Mob, and the Meatball - Best Part: Faking Sybil's murder.

UZI'S LIST:
Spoiler:

#1: The City That Dares Not Sleep (Best part: Hmm. My favorite part would have to be...everything in between the beginning and the end.)

#2: Chariots of the Dogs (Best part: Getting to ignore every single one of the rules of time travel. Eat it, Dr. Who!)

#2: Beyond The Alley of the Dolls (Best part: The seance with Harry Moleman and Superball. A great way to use the psychic powers, plus, who DOESN'T love tricking Harry?)

#3: Abe Lincoln Must Die! (Best part:All the stuff you can do in the War Room, like blowing up Russia.)

#4: They Stole Max's Brain (Best part: Sammun-Mak is handsome, Sammun-Mak is cute! When we think of Sammun-Mak, we give a big salute!)

#5: Ice Station Santa (Best part: Exorcising the wrong demon. Also, "Arctic Hush" is my favorite S&M song of all time.)

#6: The Tomb of Sammun-Mak (The best part: Psychic ventriloquism. "Don't believe the mustache is real? Go ahead! Give it a tug!")

#7: Night of the Raving Dead (Best part: Also hard to say. Probably "A Very Special Episode of Midtown Cowboys.")

#8: Reality 2.0 (Best part: Exploring the virtual world, where every single object has new forms with new descriptions.)

#9: What's New, Beezlebub? (Best part: A tie between Hell freezing over and "Those are your demon forms?!")

#10: The Penal Zone (Best part: "I'm a bazooka, Sam, a bazooka!")

#11: The Mole, The Mob, and the Meatball (Best part: Interrogation with Yo' Momma jokes.)

#12: Bright Side of the Moon (Best part: Retrieving Max's body parts and FINALLY KILLING HUGH BLISS. Ugh.)

#13: Situation: Comedy (Best part: Filming Midtown Cowboys.)

#14: Culture Shock (Best part: Destroying the Intruder in your Mind.)

#15: Moai Better Blues (Best part: Cute, marketable child versions of Sam & Max.)

MMM'S LIST:
Spoiler:
They Stole Max's Brain - 10/10
I just really like the variety of styles in this. It had a little of everything. I really enjoyed the Sammun-Mak dialog pre-world domination. I also legitly thought that he was a good guy right up till the reality shift. Overally, Nice job Telltale!
favorite part: A tie between the Flint Paper-esque investigation, and Sammun-Mak world

Chariots of the Dogs - 10/10
Oh. My. God. Bosco's mysterious past revealled! I loved massing around with the past, and the discussions with young Sam and Max made me look at my life in a whole new way (or maybe not). I burst out laughing when Max started trying to pick up Momma Bosco. "More like, what is Max gonna do to you?"
favorite part: The music section

Beyond the Alley of the Dolls - 9/10
Pretty great. Loved the begining with your typical "surrounded by zombies, and you have crap loads of ammo" intro. Getting Harry to think his uncle was trying to contact him was pretty good, too. I laughed out loud when Bluster Blaster talkes about Bosco's *ahem* escapades..
favorite part: Talking with Sal about his new job

The City that Dares Not Sleep - 9/10
I hated it! Why? Because it's the last one (so far)! Other than that, it was great. All you favorite characters from the past two seasons return... with a vegence! I was suprised to see Mr. Featherly return. I really loved listening to all Max's fan-fics, and im fairly certain that the flaming Maxs were crazier than the normal! The ending cutscene was pretty epic way to end it, also.
favorite part: Satan's public relation video. "You can see it now comming into view. Notice how it has no wings, and does not tempt the public."

Abe Lincoln Must Die - 8/10
First one I ever played. All of Max's addresses were great, same with the other pPresident, too. Superball makes his enterence! The debates were fun. I kept thinking that the third canidate (I can't remember his name) would end up beating Max and Lincoln.
favorite part: Max's joke, during the debates.

What's New, Beelzebub - 8/10
They go and visite the corprate enterprise of Hell LLC. All your favorite and not-so-favorite dead characters return!
favorite part: The bachlor party was pretty funny... ... ..... ....

The Penal Zone - 8/10
Introduction of the phsycic toys, and Skunkape! Not that great, but great nontheless. And that's all I have to say about that.
favorite part: "Im a bazooka Sam! A bazooka!!!!"

Reality 2.0 - 7/10
Nice alternate reality. I really loved all the reference to video games. The COPS get their start! It even had a text adventure! What more do they want!
favorite part: the money laundering scheme

The Tomb of Sammun-Mak - 7/10
I enjoyed how you could actully make desicions that would result in death, it lossens the limits on what you could do. Slushie could possibly make a run for "favorite character of season 3." It was also nice to see the origins of Jurgen
favorite part: all the last reel

Night of the Raving Dead - 7/10
Zombies and Fruity European vampires.
favorite part: "Superball!" {horse neighs / lighting strikes}

Ice Station Santa - 6/10
It was coll going back the Leonard's original imprisimment, and to watch what happens when the two-teeths are left alone.
favorite part: Tiny Tim in the Christmas past deal

The Mob, the Mole, and the Meatball - 5/10
I really enjoyed messing around the casino, and how the bear was obviously lying about it being "Mafia-Free" Dislikes: breaking a criminal through"Yo Momma" jokes? Seriously?
favorite parts: The conversation between the door guard and the other bear, through the ears of the organic listening device.

Bright Side of the Moon - 5/10
I don't know, it just kind of bored me
favorite part: "All I know is I keep giving you guys rediculous prices, and you somehow come up with it!"

Situation Comedy - 5/10
I enjoyed going on the various TV shows. Hugh Bliss's big debut!
favorite part: "We probbly won't be on next week because we didn't actually have the million dollars we owe them!"

Culture Shock - 4/10
2-E-Z
favorite part: the Brady Culture fight.

Moai Better Blues - 4/10
Meh.
favorite part: Max's reactions to baby Jimmy Hoffa

BUT WAIT THERE'S MORE!
favorite season: The Devils Playhouse
Favorite season 1 character: Chuckles
Favorite Season 2 character: The mariachis
Favorite season 3 character: Slushie
Top three overall favorite characters: The COPS, Superball, Max, Bosco, Flint Paper
Worst character: Harry Moleman
favorite physic power: mind reading
Favorite game-play style: season 3


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Re: The Official SBtF Sam & Max Topic!

Post by The Wheelchair on Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:06 pm

About time we get one of these!
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Post by Kinda Long Hair on Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:30 pm

I meant to make one of these when I finished everything (I'm on Tomb of Samunn-mak)
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oh by the way, I stuck with the toy idea. I already know I need Jurgen to meat the elf in Reel 3, and I need to do something in reel 2 to make that happen. I've already cut the bust in half, and got to the curse sign thing, but past there I'm stuck. I'm pretty sure I need those blocks in the room with grandpa and amelia, and I'm pretty sure I need to have the sexo-rejecto curse to do it, but I don't know how to get it (I've been on this a good week)

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:37 pm

CASH MONEY wrote:I mean tot make one of these when I finished everything (Im on Tomb of Samunn-mak)
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oh by the way, I stuck with the toy idea. I already know I need Jurgen to meat the elf in Reel 3, and I need to do something in reel 2 to make that happen. I've already cut the bust in half, and got to the curse sign thing, but past there I'm stuck. Im pretty sure I need those blocks in the room with grandpa and amelia, and I'm pretty sure I need to have the sexo-rejecto curse to do it, but I don't know how to get it (I've been on this a good week)
Since Uzi just beat The Penal Zone, I'll get things regarding episodes after it in spoilers for now.
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As far as Jurgen and the elf, maybe you could make them literally cross paths...
For Grandpa and Amelia.. keep in mind that you can use Charlie to throw your voice into inanimate objects too...
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sun Nov 14, 2010 8:08 am

Holy snot! YOU'RE playing it, too, MMM?
Dang. I didn't realize our fanbase had grown so massive. Please make your own episode list in the top post.
And now for my review of The Penal Zone. Ahem.
Those of you who took the time to read through my episode list (you lunatic freaks) know that my favorite part of this episode was at the beginning. And that's the whole problem. The beginning little "teaser" they added to build suspense just ruins the suspense of everything else. You KNOW Max gets psychic powers, you even know what they are and how to use them. You KNOW that the Alien Brain is helpful, you know Skun-ka'pe is evil, you know Stinky is on their side, and you even know what's going to happen to Harry Moleman! The rest of the episode, in my opinion, was kind of a boring walk to a conclusion you already know.
Of course, I was excited to see that they changed the ending so that there could be an actual...y'know...ENDING. But that didn't automatically make the rest of the episode better.
Still, it wasn't all bad. The graphics were spectacular, and after a few trials and errors, I've come to really like the new interface. Teleportation is a much better alternative to having to just walk/drive everywhere (something many Telltale Games suffer from - the last pre-boss puzzle of ToMI requires walking back and forth and back and forth and back and forth doing the tiniest, most menial of tasks.) Future vision is also a very nice way to get hints without using a walkthrough. The puzzles were hard but not overly so, and there were some really funny jokes (I loved the banana peel bit. It's funny 'cause it's true: don't litter, kids.)
But another thing about The Devil's Playhouse (so far, at least) is that it feels very different from the first two. I mean, Sam & Max Season Two feels just like a continuation of the first-with similar graphics, rather similar stories and puzzles, and using the characters in about the same way you used them in Season One. But this...this is completely different. The story is brand new, as are most of the characters. The ones who stay have completely different roles to play (Superball, for example.) Bosco and Sybil are completely gone (which is depressing.) The C.O.P.S. are the only ones who really remain unchanged, despite the addition of a new member, and thus they are becoming my favorite characters. Are all these changes bad? I'm not sure how I feel about them. But I've got four more episodes to go, and I intend on sitting back and enjoying the ride.

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sun Nov 14, 2010 11:25 am

Don't expect the season to get any closer to the previous seasons. As it's been said over at Telltale's forums, Season 3 is practically a reinvention of Sam & Max. For me, this was sometimes good and sometimes bad.

Also, I'm surprised that you liked Future Vision, Uzi. See, my main problem with it was that there was no way to tell what visions were necessary to solve a puzzle, and what ones were just hints. So a lot of the time, I'd have a non-future vision puzzle completely ruined for me because I tried to use future vision to solve it, thus finding unwanted hints.
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sun Nov 14, 2010 12:15 pm

I guess I can see that. But for me, no hints are "unwanted hints." I'll take all the help I can get!
And I agree that some re-inventions are good, and some are bad. And number one on my list of bad things is the fact that they changed the "City Streets" music, which I loved. Number two is probably the fact that the Office got more or less completely blown up. Now where will I go to see random bits of memorabilia from past cases chucked lovingly into the closet? Where will random bits of flotsam lie around, just waiting to be clicked on in hilarious fashion?

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sun Nov 14, 2010 12:20 pm

I prefer to solve puzzles on my own. In fact, with the exception of Tomb of Sammun-Mak and Beyond the Alley of the Dolls, I actually thought the puzzles in this season were the easiest yet.

And yeah, the loss of the Office was pretty dang sad. This season doesn't re-use too many locations, which is something that I did like. It's a more Tales of Monkey Island-ish approach, with a few familiar locations, and a lot of new locations, each episode.
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sun Nov 14, 2010 1:14 pm

Yeah, there are lots of elements from ToMI. And I think Season One still wins for easiest puzzles. But, again, we'll see.

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sun Nov 14, 2010 1:15 pm

Wait, I thought you said you found Season 2's puzzles easier.
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Post by Kinda Long Hair on Wed Nov 17, 2010 9:07 pm

So I just finished "The City that Dares Not Sleep"

Oh. Mah. God.

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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Thu Nov 18, 2010 5:40 am

Inaspoiler. INASPOILER. IN A FREAKING SPOILER, FOR CRIVENS' SAKES!!!!

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Post by The Wheelchair on Thu Nov 18, 2010 8:38 am

CASH MONEY wrote:So I just finished "The City that Dares Not Sleep"

Oh. Mah. God.

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I pretty much expected that reaction.
A real WTPF, eh?
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Post by Kinda Long Hair on Sat Nov 20, 2010 9:42 pm

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MMM's review

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They Stole Max's Brain - 10/10
I just really like the variety of styles in this. It had a little of everything. I really enjoyed the Sammun-Mak dialog pre-world domination. I also legitly thought that he was a good guy right up till the reality shift. Overally, Nice job Telltale!
favorite part: A tie between the Flint Paper-esque investigation, and Sammun-Mak world

Chariots of the Dogs - 10/10
Oh. My. God. Bosco's mysterious past revealled! I loved massing around with the past, and the discussions with young Sam and Max made me look at my life in a whole new way (or maybe not). I burst out laughing when Max started trying to pick up Momma Bosco. "More like, what is Max gonna do to you?"
favorite part: The music section

Beyond the Alley of the Dolls - 9/10
Pretty great. Loved the begining with your typical "surrounded by zombies, and you have crap loads of ammo" intro. Getting Harry to think his uncle was trying to contact him was pretty good, too. I laughed out loud when Bluster Blaster talkes about Bosco's *ahem* escapades..
favorite part: Talking with Sal about his new job

The City that Dares Not Sleep - 9/10
I hated it! Why? Because it's the last one (so far)! Other than that, it was great. All you favorite characters from the past two seasons return... with a vegence! I was suprised to see Mr. Featherly return. I really loved listening to all Max's fan-fics, and im fairly certain that the flaming Maxs were crazier than the normal! The ending cutscene was pretty epic way to end it, also.
favorite part: Satan's public relation video. "You can see it now comming into view. Notice how it has no wings, and does not tempt the public."

Abe Lincoln Must Die - 8/10
First one I ever played. All of Max's addresses were great, same with the other pPresident, too. Superball makes his enterence! The debates were fun. I kept thinking that the third canidate (I can't remember his name) would end up beating Max and Lincoln.
favorite part: Max's joke, during the debates.

What's New, Beelzebub - 8/10
They go and visite the corprate enterprise of Hell LLC. All your favorite and not-so-favorite dead characters return!
favorite part: The bachlor party was pretty funny... ... ..... ....

The Penal Zone - 8/10
Introduction of the phsycic toys, and Skunkape! Not that great, but great nontheless. And that's all I have to say about that.
favorite part: "Im a bazooka Sam! A bazooka!!!!"

Reality 2.0 - 7/10
Nice alternate reality. I really loved all the reference to video games. The COPS get their start! It even had a text adventure! What more do they want!
favorite part: the money laundering scheme

The Tomb of Sammun-Mak - 7/10
I enjoyed how you could actully make desicions that would result in death, it lossens the limits on what you could do. Slushie could possibly make a run for "favorite character of season 3." It was also nice to see the origins of Jurgen
favorite part: all the last reel

Night of the Raving Dead - 7/10
Zombies and Fruity European vampires.
favorite part: "Superball!" {horse neighs / lighting strikes}

Ice Station Santa - 6/10
It was coll going back the Leonard's original imprisimment, and to watch what happens when the two-teeths are left alone.
favorite part: Tiny Tim in the Christmas past deal

The Mob, the Mole, and the Meatball - 5/10
I really enjoyed messing around the casino, and how the bear was obviously lying about it being "Mafia-Free" Dislikes: breaking a criminal through"Yo Momma" jokes? Seriously?
favorite parts: The conversation between the door guard and the other bear, through the ears of the organic listening device.

Bright Side of the Moon - 5/10
I don't know, it just kind of bored me
favorite part: "All I know is I keep giving you guys rediculous prices, and you somehow come up with it!"

Situation Comedy - 5/10
I enjoyed going on the various TV shows. Hugh Bliss's big debut!
favorite part: "We probbly won't be on next week because we didn't actually have the million dollars we owe them!"

Culture Shock - 4/10
2-E-Z
favorite part: the Brady Culture fight.

Moai Better Blues - 4/10
Meh.
favorite part: Max's reactions to baby Jimmy Hoffa

BUT WAIT THERE'S MORE!
favorite season: The Devils Playhouse
Favorite season 1 character: Chuckles
Favorite Season 2 character: The mariachis
Favorite season 3 character: Slushie
Top three overall favorite characters: The COPS, Superball, Max, Bosco, Flint Paper
Worst character: Harry Moleman
favorite physic power: mind reading
Favorite game-play style: season 3

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Re: The Official SBtF Sam & Max Topic!

Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sun Nov 21, 2010 7:22 am

How did you NOT like breaking Leonard with Yo' Momma jokes? You scumbag.

And, yeah, I have to agree with putting Moai Better Blues at the bottom. A few funny bits, but mostly just annoying. And it took me a while to realize that, while Baby Amelia Earhart in Episode 202 is the older version of herself who got younger by drinking from the fountain of youth, Baby Amelia Earhart in Episode 302 is actually Amelia Earhart when she was a baby. I am really getting tired of typing "Baby Amelia Earhart."

Anyway, I'm putting your list at the top with the others. You've made it to the ranks of S&M fandom! Congraturations!

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Post by The Wheelchair on Mon Nov 22, 2010 10:29 am

I'm surprised you liked They Stole Max's Brain! so much, Triple M.
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I had two major problems with it. For one, the major change of style halfway through really made it hard for me to enjoy either half. Just as I was getting to enjoy the noir feel of the first half, BAM! Welcome to Sammun-Mak world! And once I finally got into that, BAM! It's over.
The other thing I disliked was the puzzles. Decent in the first half (messing with Sal's headset and the interrogation segment were the highlights for me), but the second half was waaay too focused on using Rhinoplasty on everything. And cuz of that, it was just extremely easy. I never had to stop and think how to solve a puzzle even once through the whole episode.
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Wed Nov 24, 2010 3:13 pm

Just finished the Tomb of Sammun-Mak. It currently reigns at Numba Four on my list, and here's why!

While it didn't have the straight-up hilarity of a few of the games above it (notably Abe Lincoln Must Die!), it still had several very funny bits, such as the cucumber-cut-lengthwise running gag. However, most importantly, this is what The Penal Zone should have been. It started with an exciting hint of things to come, but it DIDN'T GIVE THE WHOLE THING AWAY. And, let's be serious, Kringle's cruelty isn't exactly subtle.
The whole episode had a lot more creativity than other Telltale Episodes. When I first realized it was going to be controlling characters in a movie, I thought, "Oh, great, a ripoff of Dangeresque 3." But it wasn't-it was a very interesting idea for solving puzzles. It also meant the adventure never got old, since you changed locations and even timelines every few minutes.
While the story didn't have too many huge plot twists (Paperwaite fairly oozed suspiciousness from the beginning), it was nice to finally find out who Yog-Soggoth was (besides a very obvious reference to Lovecraft's Yog-Sothoth.) And the next episode looks like it will more than make up for this one in terms of twisty story.

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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Mon Nov 29, 2010 8:59 pm

Just finished They Stole Max's Brain! It was seven shades of awesome.
While I agree with almost everything Wheelio said (Rhinoplasty doesn't have to be the answer to everything), I differ in one major point, though: I DISliked the Noir half, but really liked the Sammun-Mak world half. Y'see, normally I don't hold with all the complaints about "they're changing too much", "not keeping with the true style of Sam & Max", blah blah blah. Since the "true style" of Sam & Max is sheer randomness, who cares as long as it's funny?
But the whole Noir thing was WAAAAAY too serious for a Sam & Max episode. Hardly any jokes at all, and it's practically just random guessing about what interruption is the best for the situation. Sammun-Mak World, on the other hand, was HILARIOUS! It was also kind of a reverse Bright Side of the Moon-instead of it being a super-nice world where only Sam is still sane, it's a super-nice (well...nice to Sammun-Mak) world where only Max is still sane (well...sane-ish.) And since I always take the time to look at/click on/view EVERY-FREAKING THING, I didn't feel like it went by too fast.

In short, this one definitely beats The Tomb of Sammun-Mak for me too. Sorry Wheelie, and 99% of the Telltale Forum folk!

(Oh, and don't tell me if I'm right, but I'm about 200% sure that Dr. Norrington is just The Narrator. Who is also the main villain, as I speculated a long thyme ago.)

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Post by Kinda Long Hair on Mon Nov 29, 2010 9:07 pm

I just saw something on TV about a DeSoto. It was legit

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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Tue Nov 30, 2010 5:59 am

"Legit"? Really?

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Post by The Wheelchair on Tue Nov 30, 2010 9:45 am

See, now I thought the noir part was hilarious. Granted, it was mostly because of the tourist ('bout time they gave the "I wonder what happens.." guy a role) and Max's conversations with Skun-ka'pe and Papierwaite at the observatory.

Speaking of the tourist:
"At least I think it was a weltraumliebwachatzaubreikreig."
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Tue Nov 30, 2010 9:05 pm

Wheelzz4dealsz wrote:('bout time they gave the "I wonder what happens.." guy a role)
Oh, THAT'S who what was! I knew the voice sounded familiar, but I didn't recognize Majus. I love that guy! Did you know he made a video for The Devil's Playhouse, too?

And I didn't count Max's Brain's conversations as part of the Noir part. That, along with Sammun-Mak's little idiosyncrasies ("We had headdresses adorned with vanishing points!"), was, I must admit, hilarious. However, the only part I think of as the "Noir part" is the part where Sam is interrogating punks on the streets. The part in between that and Sammun-Mak World I count as slightly separate-an interlude, if you will.

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sun Dec 05, 2010 9:52 am

Uzi-Bazooka wrote:
Wheelzz4dealsz wrote:('bout time they gave the "I wonder what happens.." guy a role)
Oh, THAT'S who what was! I knew the voice sounded familiar, but I didn't recognize Majus. I love that guy! Did you know he made a video for The Devil's Playhouse, too?
Majus is hilarious. His Devil's Playhouse video was great, but it's kinda sad that he didn't make any for the other episodes of it.
Personally, my favorite work of his is his part as Gustav in SilverWolfPet's hilarious Monkey Island fan-series, Ask a Monkeyologist. Though that may just be because he one time answered my question.
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Post by Uzi-Bazooka on Sun Dec 05, 2010 10:33 am

I didn't see that series of videos. Link please?

I like his version of "The Secret of Monkey Island". It was basically the whole story in silly, super-condensed version. Prolly his longest video.

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Post by The Wheelchair on Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:09 am

Uzi-Bazooka wrote:I didn't see that series of videos. Link please?
They're kinda scattered throughout SilverWolfPet's Youtube channel, so I'll just link to that. They're cheesy sometimes, but there's a lot of real hilarity mixed in. Especially Kauff's call to the hospital next door a few episodes in.

Uzi-Bazooka wrote:I like his version of "The Secret of Monkey Island". It was basically the whole story in silly, super-condensed version. Prolly his longest video.
Link please?
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