Search:

Type: Posts; User: Septentrionalis; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.34 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1,458
    Views
    193,211

    Re: The catchphrase game

    Oh wow, could I have just got it?! Life is like a box of chocolates?
  2. Replies
    122
    Views
    14,044

    Poll: Re: Venus vs. Mars

    Did you just intentionally suggest intergalactic travel? Or by mistake? Even interstellar travel is highly doubtful to ever happen.

    I really do not intend to start a fight here, but if you are...
  3. Replies
    1,458
    Views
    193,211

    Re: The catchphrase game

    I have given this a try on three occasions now but I am out of ideas.
  4. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    I am not hesitant to let you know that I worked seriously hard to come with a possible identification. Tap O'Noth near Rhynie in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. You managed to pick a funky color picture...
  5. Replies
    1,458
    Views
    193,211

    Re: The catchphrase game

    Right you are. Your turn!
  6. Replies
    1,275
    Views
    119,400

    Re: Guess the movie from the screenshot.

    Akar repped on behalf of Kilo.
  7. Replies
    1,458
    Views
    193,211

    Re: The catchphrase game

    Thank you! I will post something easier as well, although one really never knows with these.

    Edit: I messed up the picture somehow in the saving phase, I guess. Well, it'll do.
    ...
  8. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    Scotland and places such as Cairngorms could match it as well as central Norway, but no identification yet.
  9. Replies
    1,458
    Views
    193,211

    Re: The catchphrase game

    No man is an island?
  10. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    Thanks for the update. I am definitely going to give this more effort once I am freed from the shackles of my labor.
  11. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    An interesting location. The contrast between green vegetation and barren patches together with the snow bring my mind somewhere up north or deep in south. The geometrical shapes of the hills and the...
  12. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    What do you mean by estuary? If I look at the map, a great number of European cities by the ocean have a river running through them. To the extent that I believe the freshwater source to be the...
  13. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    I can confirm now that I am all out of ideas.
  14. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    I can confirm that I have tried to locate this place. Searching on it's qualities returns pictures of Nyhavn in Copenhagen. Lots and lots of pictures of Nyhavn. :)
  15. Replies
    122
    Views
    14,044

    Poll: Re: Venus vs. Mars

    That is a very weak analogy. There are none of the feasibility issues about colonizing other continents. There is typically animals to be hunted and food to be grown in the destination, and sailing...
  16. Replies
    9,668
    Views
    834,349

    Sticky: Re: The Chat Thread (Read OP)

    In addition to the many technical and safety obstacles, it is also facing competition from more feasible technologies. I remember reading that the Japanese had some successful manned test runs of...
  17. Replies
    122
    Views
    14,044

    Poll: Re: Venus vs. Mars

    Oh, I realize now that you did not read what kind of argument I was countering. I was answering to the message below, so yes, someone does think that we are going to move all kinds of production to...
  18. Replies
    122
    Views
    14,044

    Poll: Re: Venus vs. Mars

    Is it really so hard to understand that I am trying to approximate and illustrate the proportions of planetary-level resource procurement from space? Whatever we supposedly try to bring from space...
  19. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    This has to be Bully. I really would have liked to play it back in the day, but I think my fossil PC would not have run it.

    Edit: did not see Abdi's message until now.
  20. Replies
    122
    Views
    14,044

    Poll: Re: Venus vs. Mars

    Yes, Muizer is completely laughable, but only to someone who is not able to think planetary scales and who imagines that all that material will just gently float from space for us here to use. Do you...
  21. Replies
    212
    Views
    14,468

    Re: Pictures of food

    Since me and AqD live in the same city and love to yap about food, we decided to have dinner together IRL. This somewhat classy Korean place called Old Boy in downtown Helsinki was our choice.
    ...
  22. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    Thank you. Also for mentioning arepa, that I now absolutely must have. If I have no masa harina in the cupboard, I need to go get some.
  23. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    Correct. Can someone please rep Akar for me? I am all sore from repping him so much.
  24. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    Not Just Cause either. I thought this would be quickly guessed with it's distinctive Tibetan/Nepali setting.

    Edit: Now that I look at it, there is not much to reveal that setting actually in the...
  25. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    No, not The Outer Worlds.
  26. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    Yes! I was actually looking for Monrepos, the interesting park in which the mausoleum and the island (Ludwigstein) are located in. The park has been something of travel destination in Finland, but...
  27. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    Okay, this might be too hard after all. We are looking at a park in an area that is not Finland but, according to many, should rightfully be Finland.
  28. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    I am really tempted to try this game out now, although I am really bad with scary games. Scary movies? Nothing. But being there as the player just freaks me out.

    Here is the next cutscene. (Please...
  29. Sticky: Re: Post of the Fortnight - Competition Commentary Thread

    Sorry for the delay in answering you, PoVG. I needed to think about it and we had some internal discussion concerning your suggestion. I find what you suggest to be the optimal situation but, in...
  30. Replies
    1,149
    Views
    140,501

    Re: Guess the game from the cutscene.

    Well now I remember seeing a game called The Forest on Steam that displayed the player character's hands prominently.
  31. Sticky: Re: Post of the Fortnight - Competition Commentary Thread

    That one came out a bit wrong. I did not mean that now that the senior members are out of the picture, we can start messing around like there's no tomorrow.

    What I meant is that now that it is...
  32. Replies
    212
    Views
    14,468

    Re: Pictures of food

    Those are so good. But I cannot get over this cultural difference in what may constitute breakfast food :laughter:
  33. Sticky: Re: Post of the Fortnight - Competition Commentary Thread

    Just an update on Post of the Fortnight competition. PotF has been on hold since there was a drop in forum activity, most likely due to an unprecedentedly hot summer in many places of the world at...
  34. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    I was about to ask you if you know what "folly" means and even quote Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind from Shakespeare's As You Like It. But knowing you as an educated fellow, I contained myself and...
  35. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    Thank you Cookie and Iskar. Again one of those beautiful locations that just beg for a visit.

    The next one is not so much like that, but was inspired by recent discussion here. I am revealing the...
  36. Replies
    9
    Views
    243

    Re: The Olympics thread

    This is something that should have some special interest to me and AoRun in addition to any Americans or just skateboarding fans out there. The Californian Lizzie Armanto is one of the best female...
  37. Replies
    9
    Views
    243

    The Olympics thread

    Here you can discuss the Olympic Games, either the on-going ones or past ones.
  38. Replies
    1,138
    Views
    143,207

    Re: Guess the game from the screenshot.

    Akar let my entry age for a full six minutes! Your turn, buddy!
  39. Replies
    1,138
    Views
    143,207

    Re: Guess the game from the screenshot.

    Not sure if it was coincidental, but you sure managed pick a screen with quite primitive-looking textures.

    Here's the next one.

    https://i.postimg.cc/5NnCxh78/conundrum50.png
  40. Replies
    9,559
    Views
    886,291

    Re: Guess where?

    This I think is the Little Venice in Colmar, Alsatia.

    I first thought it would be Denmark, but aftera bit of looking around realized the wooden decorations (like Xs) on the walls are more...
Results 1 to 40 of 500
Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4