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by Shiva Indis
Mon Nov 20, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: A few corrections for lunar-net.com
Replies: 10
Views: 1134

Re: A few corrections for lunar-net.com

A quick note about the voice card - it's a promotional goodie handed out to people at TGS 2009 when they played the demo of HoSS.

Kizyr, I trust you have All the Lunar and do not require any assistance in documenting it from flakes like me? (I'm trying to turn over a new leaf.)
by Shiva Indis
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Lunar: Silver Star Story (Complete)
Topic: English script
Replies: 8
Views: 1187

Re: English script

I'm pretty sure it was me, since I have the SSS Japanese text. You do? If I had that, it would make it so much easier to test my hypothesis that there is additional dialog in the Blue Dragon Cave in Harmony of Silver Star! But considering that I've wondered about it for years and never tried to che...
by Shiva Indis
Fri Nov 17, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Almost Anything Goes Board
Topic: Sad day
Replies: 6
Views: 1060

Re: Sad day

Wow you guys, that is very sad. I came close to losing the contents of a storage unit a few years back and that was plenty stressful enough without the actual loss. While not remotely as sad as losing all my goodies, I sometimes mount futile efforts to find my lost set of those little figure keychai...
by Shiva Indis
Mon Dec 12, 2016 4:50 am
Forum: General Gaming
Topic: Final Fantasy XV
Replies: 14
Views: 1813

Re: Final Fantasy XV

I go back and forth on the story overall. I think the game's inability to convey more of the world's present situation is a problem, especially since that political situation is so central to the core storyline. I know next to nothing about the game, having observed about 15 mins of it, but the rev...
by Shiva Indis
Mon Dec 12, 2016 4:29 am
Forum: Almost Anything Goes Board
Topic: This Christmas: The Wham! Challenge
Replies: 62
Views: 13151

Re: This Christmas: The Wham! Challenge

I'm glad to see this thread revived. I think about this every year too, and I lost earlier this week. It was good to hear the original. A cover version seems to be increasingly popular over the last couple of years, but I don't think it compares all that favorably to WHAM!
by Shiva Indis
Mon Nov 28, 2016 3:36 am
Forum: General Gaming
Topic: What Are You Currently Playing?
Replies: 821
Views: 135887

Re: What Are You Currently Playing?

I got Pokemon Moon. It goes without saying that it is very entertaining, but I think it's killing/exacerbating the decline of my 2DS -- without even getting into the lag that goes along with this combination of software and hardware. Upgrading is definitely in my future. I resumed Animal Crossing Ne...
by Shiva Indis
Mon Nov 28, 2016 2:52 am
Forum: Anime, Music, TV/Movies, and Books
Topic: Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water
Replies: 4
Views: 4951

Re: Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water

I haven't watched as much of it as I would like (the notorious production troubles may be dampening my enthusiasm,) but it starts out beautiful and I find the character designs in particular very inviting.

Like I've seen them before or something...
by Shiva Indis
Sat Sep 24, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: Lunar's dragons origin in ancient Chinese cosmology?
Replies: 9
Views: 2277

Re: Lunar's dragons origin in ancient Chinese cosmology?

My theory... I don't think it's a direct and intentional reference. But dragons have figured in Chinese and Japanese folklore and mythology for ages, and hence they -- that is, Chinese and Japanese-style dragons -- have been fixtures in RPGs for decades now. Things being divided into fours -- four ...
by Shiva Indis
Sat Apr 02, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: LunarNET News
Topic: Vintage magazine feature on TSS
Replies: 5
Views: 1931

Re: Vintage magazine feature on TSS

..But you did it, and that's great!
by Shiva Indis
Sat Apr 02, 2016 5:33 pm
Forum: General Gaming
Topic: Yay! Pop Culture Refs in WD Games!
Replies: 1
Views: 911

Yay! Pop Culture Refs in WD Games!

I pulled out Magic Knight Rayearth last weekend. It's such a nice little game, and it had been years since I last played it. While flipping though the instruction booklet, I found an Oingo Boingo reference that made me laugh out loud. Something like "Monsters love little girls, they make them f...
by Shiva Indis
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: Lunar: Eternal Blue (Complete)
Topic: EBC playthrough thread
Replies: 78
Views: 9199

Re: EBC playthrough thread

Yes, Funato had some very sharp things to say about the EB remake animation. I think it's in one of her sketchbooks, and I know it's in one of the PDFs she released. Shiva Indis used to have that page as her user icon here. I'm sad to see that I've missed out on this thread all these months but I w...
by Shiva Indis
Sun Jan 17, 2016 7:37 pm
Forum: Lunar: Eternal Blue (Complete)
Topic: Conquering Your Enemy
Replies: 10
Views: 1497

Re: Conquering Your Enemy

The only reason Borgan is a threat at all is because he's involved in the whole evil god restoration conspiracy, an aspect of the plot that Lemina is not tied into very strongly. Borgan on his own is pathetic and not worth Lemina's trouble. So I suppose her accomplishment where he is concerned is no...
by Shiva Indis
Tue Jul 21, 2015 1:14 am
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: All the Lunar Observations
Replies: 8
Views: 2151

Re: All the Lunar Observations

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This last one is too big for tumblr, I fear. But at least I can put it here.
by Shiva Indis
Tue May 26, 2015 11:39 pm
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: All the Lunar Observations
Replies: 8
Views: 2151

Re: All the Lunar Observations

^ Jean dancing is a go.
by Shiva Indis
Tue May 26, 2015 3:10 pm
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: All the Lunar Observations
Replies: 8
Views: 2151

All the Lunar Observations

I recently acquired All the Lunar, the hard-to-find disk of desktop apps. I was digging around in the files and discovered some things I'd never seen any mention of before. There are a number of video clips on the disk, which are encoded very cleanly despite having an obnoxiously low frame rate. Mor...
by Shiva Indis
Tue Apr 28, 2015 6:46 pm
Forum: General Gaming
Topic: Silent Hills & The Great Konami/Kojima Debacle of 2015!
Replies: 24
Views: 4399

Re: Silent Hills & The Great Konami/Kojima Debacle of 2015!

http://m.ign.com/articles/2015/04/27/what-is-going-on-with-the-business-of-konami So... Konami is winding down home game development? Letting its big names walk out? To focus on pachinko parlor fare? Suddenly, the Suikoden pachislot makes more sense...but it's really sad to see another great Japane...
by Shiva Indis
Fri Apr 17, 2015 5:43 pm
Forum: Lunar: The Silver Star
Topic: Hacking potential
Replies: 30
Views: 4064

Re: Hacking potential

This is the inverse of the subject of this thread, but I've been trying to come up with ideas for suitable games to base a Lunar-themed graphics hack on. (As if I had the know-how, let alone the time, to make such a thing.) But nonetheless, something just came to me -- Itadaki Street. If Torneko fit...
by Shiva Indis
Thu Apr 16, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: Least favorite Lunar 1 or Lunar 2 character
Replies: 59
Views: 25026

Re: Least favorite Lunar 1 or Lunar 2 character

Lunar's not the kind of story where people take revenge. But what Borgan did was really horrible , and it's like he's just let off the hook of his own recognizance? I mean, at least toss him in jail somewhere in Vane? I just started imagining a fanfic where Borgan's victims come looking for him, bu...
by Shiva Indis
Wed Apr 15, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Lunar: Dragon Song
Topic: Trivial question...
Replies: 24
Views: 3277

Re: Trivial question...

Compare the villain of Lunar DS to the lame FF9's Villain and final boss / ending overall... ok we can no longer be friends. <3 FF9 forever. Necron as final boss vs. Gideon as final boss? It's a hard call since I found both disappointing, but I might give that to Gideon since at least he was introd...
by Shiva Indis
Wed Apr 15, 2015 4:47 pm
Forum: General Lunar Discussion
Topic: Megadrive Fan Mag with Nall on Cover
Replies: 42
Views: 5289

Re: Megadrive Fan Mag with Nall on Cover

^Yes, it was released just after SSH. It's an English translation of Shiegma's first SSS novelization, but this first book is all we ever got.

http://www.amazon.com/LUNAR-Silver-Star ... B004E9UC9W

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