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  1. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Hello forum gamer

    I am glad you decided to join us. This thread should tell you everything you need to know to succeed in proper forum gaming...okay well not really but it should help you jump in and get to know some of us regulars and some of the things you may see here.

    First some general "rules" for forum games. We are here to have fun. A lot of the time this can and will involve picking on each other but it is done in good spirits. We want to not put anyone down and try to keep post at a PG-13 level max. If you see someone who may be going too far please use the button to have a mod look at it. Seeing as we are here to have fun nobody should feel excluded or put down by anyone else here Also while we are all having fun here the forum rules still apply

  2. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Alright now that that is out of the way [takes off badge, gets off soapbox]

    Really the point of forum games is to have fun. I know we can seem like a close knit group of idiots at times but we are willing to accept any and all outsiders. To help you get use to us we will try to explain some of the memes you will see around here and some of our terminology.

    I will start with terminology, I am sure I will miss many things but I'm sure someone will go and explain more later

    When you ninja someone you reply to a thread someone else is replying to before they do causing their post to look out of place or just wrong. Many forum games have you reply to the previous post and when this happens it can cause some odd looking posts at times. When someone ninjas you then you have been ninja'd

    You may see some forum gamers referred to as otaku (myself included) this is a term for someone who enjoys watching anime or manga.

    Now for some meme. We often use some sort of nickname or use corruptions of an avatar for other forum gamers, I look at this as terms of endearment . I will only try to explain one about me and let others explain the rest.

    You may see someone call me ponyboy or horseboy this is because for a long time I used an avatar of a horse that asked "Got root?"

    I hope this longwinded post helped in some way, please feel free to elaborate on any already discussed memes or terms and add additional ones to this thread as you see fit. Also if you have any questions about a meme or term you see us throwing around ask about it. Most importantly have fun.

    Also if you would like to chat with other gamers and not have to play games join us in the http://androidforums.com/lounge/501189-forum-gamers-lounge.html :D
  3. karandpr

    karandpr Well-Known Member

    I will contribute some memes and stuff

    9to5 publishing house : 9to5cynic is an imaginary puublisher who is known to publish all the nonsense stuff produced by forum games . His latest book is romance with perl by rico . The publishing house never makes a profit .he gets the money to publish from making internet ponzi schemes .

    That cursed/bloody/damned/annoying ninja : me I.e. karandpr . I like to ninja everyone .

    The bear : I had a non anime :eek: bear as an avatar .the name stuck .it was cute.

    The mole collective : it has been theorized by 9to5 that I am actually a bunch of moles working day and night to ninja people

    The man eating mole-rat : 9to5 cynic who is rumored to be cheif of lol operations for the mole collective.

    The bloody lolrus : 9to5 again . His avatar is strange...

    Sharon : agentc13 . Sharon carter is agent 13 :p .the name is stuck .

    Pinko bunny : a communist rabbit . Also agent 13 on weekends

    Yeahjakker : supposed to be fusion of yeahha an highjakker .the dancing pony man

    Performing a stinky : Playing a forum game alone and double posting .

    Rusta mon : earlymon for some reason .

    Melim : a cynical being who always gets ninjaed for some reason .

    Phew ,some more others tomorrow
  4. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Thought of some more, everyone can add if they can think of something that is missing ;)

    FG - Forum Game(s)

    Pulling a stinky - Playing a FG by yourself (double or multi posting) Stinky Slinky would do this often

    Ninja edit - After you post quickly hitting the edit button to change what you said and avoid showing that someone ninja'd you

    More coming soon...or as soon as I remember ;)
  5. agentc13

    agentc13 Daleks Über Alles VIP Member

    Getting daleked - When more than one person ninja's you (really I made that up and hoped it would catch on, not sure on the reception yet, but I won't let it go!), also daleks move pretty slowly most of the time, so it fits.

    "bones" or "boney" - marc12868 because of his silly avatar.

    LateMon -EarlyMon (a nickname from stinky)

    Yeahha rides a scooter.

    Mini-marc - MRCMidnight

    marc's posse - MRCM, Mobygunz, and anyone else that followed him here (i.e. folks from the Triumph area that got sucked in by his spam), even though they really all were following me (because marc followed me).
  6. karandpr

    karandpr Well-Known Member

    Some memorable avatars

  7. MRCMidnight

    MRCMidnight Well-Known Member

    I like to add the Triumph Trio - Marc12686, Mobstergunz, MRCMidnight. Or Tri-Force, lol.

    ~ Sent from my Triumph using Tapatalk ~
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  8. marc12868

    marc12868 Well-Known Member Contributor

    Hey I thought of one...

    BBQ- Nickname for Blkbeltkid17.
    Special K- karandpr
    Dale- Agentc13
    Chip- karandpr

    More if I think of anymore...
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  9. SamuraiBigEd

    SamuraiBigEd Under paid Sasquatch! Moderator

    I shall suggest a new one-Daleking: The act of expressing superiority over and over!

    friggin trashcans...
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  10. agentc13

    agentc13 Daleks Über Alles VIP Member


    A Quanswer is an answer and question both at the same time (ask...ask...ask... thread).
  11. karandpr

    karandpr Well-Known Member

    Tapaninjaed : getting ninjaed due to tapatalk

    Ansection :an answer which is a question

    Space eel : a creature from station v3 ,a webcomic I love . Apparently he is god :D

    Roach kinng wannabe : stinky slinky everyday
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  12. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Failed BBCode :yeahha: It should parse to [​IMG] but doesn't
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  13. amazin1988

    amazin1988 Well-Known Member

    Ummmmm gbig u lost me this time lmao
  14. 9to5cynic

    9to5cynic Well-Known Member

    I guess this could be of help to some....

    In the AFRPFG thread, we're playing a bit of a game. I'd link to it, but you know, dial up.

    Well, we each have characters,
    T'resezk (or something like that... t'res) = Karandpr
    Smith = Agent13
    Sparky = Anti.......ER ??? sorry amigo. no idea what your name actually is ;)
    Cain - 9to5cynic, me.

    Also, ;D is a new emoticon we're trying to make popular, so use it. It's like ;) + :D See... it's really nice. I think only Melim and myself use it though... :(

    Everything else has been discussed to my knowledge.
    look at how far we've come from the old days. </nostalgia>
    But that's the great thing about FG, it's very dynamic. Things evolve. We'll come back stronger than ever, and with new little creations that will alienate people, then we'll explain them.

    Stick around, or don't. If you do stick around, it's hard to leave. ;D
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  15. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Cain left out the GM (Yeahha or something like that hard name to spell) and Mimzy the catguin that I control who has joined the party.
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  16. agentc13

    agentc13 Daleks Über Alles VIP Member

    Never forget a catguin!
  17. melim

    melim Disabled

    "t" "r" & "h". ;d

    ^Those will not stay capitalized no matter how many times I edit. :confused:
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  18. Imperial_Raj

    Imperial_Raj New Member

    Hey, just thought of Agent K (as in M.I.B) for karandpr
  19. kct1975

    kct1975 Well-Known Member

    Ok guys and gals...

    Since my avatar is a Video Camera....let me know your thoughts of a nick-name for me
  20. agentc13

    agentc13 Daleks Über Alles VIP Member

    I have a feeling that would get confusing......
  21. Yeahha

    Yeahha Usually off topic VIP Member

    Yes, I second that :p
  22. 9to5cynic

    9to5cynic Well-Known Member

    What? Who would get confused with AgentC13 and AgentK ...?

    ;D ;)

    the answer is: 9to5cynic would get confused. ;D
  23. agentc13

    agentc13 Daleks Über Alles VIP Member

    I would get confused!
  24. karandpr

    karandpr Well-Known Member

    Ridiculous ,we know you answer only to sharon
  25. sleedeane

    sleedeane Well-Known Member

    (How'de I get in here?)
    Strange place.
    Does anyone know where "area51" is?

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