• ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Vinny, Brad, and Alex are leaving the site. Last day is Friday.. on the General Discussion board

    I love all of that trio, and I hope somehow that the best for each and all of them is yet to come. Thanks for the many hours of depression relieving sanity aiding content, you three.

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Mahjong Mornings group?. on the General Discussion board

    @efesell thanks, yeah, I do look at my discards for that case. Dopey side question - if someone ”calls” my discard and takes it into their position via chi, pon, or kan, that does still count for fur...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Mahjong Mornings group?. on the General Discussion board

    @efesell Thanks, thought I could, but appreciate the clarifying info!

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Mahjong Mornings group?. on the General Discussion board

    @redwing42 @efesell Dabbler in Majhong Soul here, struggling to get out of Novice (playing late at night doesn't help) :) I love this chatter in this thread, helps me want to keep playing and learning...

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Alex Navarro's Top 11-ish Games of 2020.

    So sorry for your losses Alex. Thanks for being so willing now, and over the years, to be honest and forthright about things that some choose not to talk about. You’re a wonderful writer and someone...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Can you help me make cheap, delicious food?. on the Off-Topic board

    Beans can be cheaper than meat in just about any case, especially if you're willing to buy them bagged and then soak them. My partner and I have been trying to go whole food plant based (she does bett...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Ben Pack Appreciation Thread. on the General Discussion board

    Ben, best wishes, good luck, may you achieve your dreams.

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Mahjong Mornings V.

    I really love this series, and the chemistry between Jan and Ben. It's really chill and soothing, and that benefits me always, but especially now.Per his twitter announcement, I'm quite sorry to see ...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic recommend your literal rogue-likes.... on the General Discussion board

    @magnetphonics: Thank you, and also appreciate your commentary / second paragraph on it. the timing information is particularly helpful to knowing what the material is reacting to. For what it is wor...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic recommend your literal rogue-likes.... on the General Discussion board

    Played so much rogue back in the day on an 8086, when my dad thought buying a 20 meg hard drive was more than we'd ever need. Can someone kindly provide a link to the Berlin requirements for a "rog...

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Part 04.

    SPOILER

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Board Game Suggestions. on the General Discussion board

    Tokaido comes to mind - it's a game about taking the most relaxing vacation in Japan, collecting items and experiences along the way, simple linear progression of moving your piece. The other sugges...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Abby is Leaving Giant Bomb at the end of November. on the General Discussion board

    Abby, during your time with Giant Bomb, you’ve made me and my wife laugh so hard we’ve cried, and brought so much joy to our lives. I look forward to more of those moments thru November. May your fu...

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Don't Starve with Ben and Abby!.

    @rmccantsii Per the wiki I just read, it looks like the initial portal only revives ghosts in a world set up to endless mode, which may have been what my group was playing in. My bad for spawning any...

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Episode 10.

    So happy for you Abby! My partner and I smiled watching you and Annie chat it up. Congratulations!

  • ZedFlips posted a message on the post Don't Starve with Ben and Abby!.

    Enjoying the content! Abby and Ben, you all might want to look into whether you can revive at the Gate you first appear in - some game modes allow that, some don't. looking forward to the next epis...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Religion has targeted (successfully) every medium except videogames are we due?. on the General Discussion board

    I started reading this thread fearing it could be a disaster of <insert religious text>-cal proportions, but have found the discussion to be thoughtful, respectful, and insightful - especially ...

  • ZedFlips posted a message in the forum topic Drew ending Cloth Map. on the General Discussion board

    Just in case people didn't see the news of Drew's new job: https://twitter.com/drewscanlon/status/1291091261584076800