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Re: Game: Ban the member above you

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Haha yeah I spent 100 on an Xbox with upgraded RAM recently but I guess I'll import a fat NTSC console and change the PSU. I have a spare one ;)

Fifo was banned for insinuating thay I can't import a console when I actually can if I want.

I'm looking to get all NTSC consoles :)
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Steo wrote:Haha yeah I spent 100 on an Xbox with upgraded RAM recently but I guess I'll import a fat NTSC console and change the PSU. I have a spare one ;)
Nice :)

quoting inb4 typo fix:
Steo wrote:Fifo was banned for insinuating thay I can't import a console when I actually can if I want.
Yeah I assumed you had trouble getting one:
Steo wrote:Fifo was banned for having an NTSC PS2 while I want one so I can buy and play Rayman 1 in NTSC since it's faster.
Steo wrote:I'm looking to get all NTSC consoles :)
Great :)

Steo was banned for wanting to give NTSC a try. It does mean you’d (N)ot get (T)he (S)ame (C)olor through a compos-h-ite video connection.

(referring to the “Never The Same Color” joke):
A Wikipedia user wrote:When compared to PAL in particular, NTSC color accuracy and consistency is sometimes considered inferior, leading to video professionals and television engineers jokingly referring to NTSC as Never The Same Color, Never Twice the Same Color, or No True Skin Colors, while for the more expensive PAL system it was necessary to Pay for Additional Luxury. PAL has also been referred to as Peace At Last, Perfection At Last or Pictures Always Lovely in the color war.
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I'll always be using RGB to get colour but I had never heard of that joke :lol:

Fifo was banned for even thinking I might use compos(h)ite video these days (JK) :P

I know PAL was 50Hz vs NTSC 60Hz but 576p vs 480p. The game being slower in PAL though is what bothers me.
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Fifo was banned for calling me out for not having reasons to ban people, yet did it himself a few posts ago.
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Composite does have its own charm though.

I’d like to get a VCR someday to be able to record PS1 footage to VHS for that retro look.

Also, yeah, the PAL/NTSC thing is like a two-way fork – PAL has higher vertical resolution (576 lines) & better colo(u)rs but a lower refresh rate (50 Hertz), while NTSC has higher refresh rate (60 Hz) at a tradeoff of having a lower res (480 lines).

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The Jonster was banned for ninja-ing me while I was in the middle of writing a post. It’s not fun, having to rethink what to write. >:(
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Oops my bad it looks like I banned somebody two posts above. That’s alright o think.

Fifo was banned for not telling me he was writing a post. These things happen sometimes :oops2:
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The Jonster wrote:Oops my bad it looks like I banned somebody two posts above. That’s alright o think.

Fifo was banned for not telling me he was writing a post. These things happen sometimes :oops2:
It’s no big deal ;) mishaps happen to everybody

The Jonster was banned for lacking RetroArch knowledge. Gotta learn to use it to its fullest potential, y’know.
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Fifo was banned for spying on me. How else did he know I was using RetroArch?? :D
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Haha I just scrolled thorugh the post history to get some inspiration for a ban reason.

The guy nicknamed Jonster was banned for being too lazy to figure out that I scrolled back & forcing me to explain instead.
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Fifo was banned for calling me “the guy named Jonster” lol!!
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^ reminds me of mixing up directions and breaking the forum. :lol:
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The Jonster was banned for having the choice to obtain NTSC merchandise far easier than I can... I'm not jealous :roll:

:lol: :lol:
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I’m not sure if easier is the better term to put it :oops2:
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The Jonster was banned for having a car to drive places and I don't have one :lol:
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Steo was banned for being able to ride a bike long distances when I can do no such thing. :angel:
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The Jonster was banned for somehow being able to function on very little sleep when 8 hours can still leave me feeling pretty bad some days.
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Steo wrote:The Jonster was banned for somehow being able to function on very little sleep when 8 hours can still leave me feeling pretty bad some days.
I only slept 4 hours last night. :oops2:
I’m sorry I have a weird mindset.

The Jonster is banned for having a weird mindset.
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The Jonster's ban was extended after he decided to ban himself from the forum.
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Steo was banned for a week for extending the ban of one of the most active posters on this forum.
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The Jonster was banned for banning such a highly valued member of this forum that has actually made a few contributing posts during the time he's been here :proud:
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We are indeed great aren’t we?

Birds858 was banned for not being on this page and therefore is currently not playing the game with us.
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Steo wrote: Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:05 pm
^ reminds me of mixing up directions and breaking the forum. :lol:
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