Ya, I stopped that for the most part cuz it was being confused withQuote:> |
> | This might be fun if I could understand the arguement. I mean what:
> | 1. c43d or some guy with seemingly a reputation for being a
> | plagiaristic troll posts a "Nemesis sucks" thread.
> | 2. Someone replies with some really sappy sucker-bait. But the troll
> | doesn't bite.
> | -- Was there a deeper meaning to the guy saying "STEEE -- RIKE" ?
> other than yet again the trolls have no come backs, no proof, nothing to
> back up their claims, nothing but "your shit" replies.. no I don't think so,
> its called putting the trolls in their place, you used to be really good at
> it Tess, dead * just like me, I miss our games of pass the troll :)
being mean to newbs. And it just clutters up the place... It /can/
be alot of fun tho.
OUCH! That's gotta hurt!Quote:> | 4. Flying Infidel Lizzards invade the place and asked to called
> | "troll" but only really tell the first troll to shut up.
> their both*heads, isn't that enough? :)
hehe...Quote:> | 6. Then every one trolls out and starts challenging the trollmanship
> | of each troll that trolled.
> we have renders, need something to do while we're waiting before the weekend
Yup.Quote:> | So, does Nemisis suck or not? I say it doesn't. The claims made by
> | umm errr, one of the trolls (??) have no merrit and are completely
> | redicoulous. Was it a block busting smash with cutting edge VFX?
> | No. But it wasn't billed as being such either. IMO the marketing
> | for that film was completely appropriate.
> I can't see whats wrong with it.. put it this way, I'd rather watch Nemisis
> than animatrix.. sure, last flight of the osiris is very pretty, but so was
> final fantasy and look how fast that bombed.. atleast Star Trek, even with
> its technobabble and convoluted storylines and Brent Spiner's ever
> increasing jowls.. actually have storylines, and aren't just some showreel
> for a bunch of guys who clearly haven't cottoned onto the fact yet that
> fancy FX is nothing more than fancy pictures without a decent story to carry
> them, apparantly the animatrix is supposed to fill in the gaps of the
> trilogies story.. erm ok lol. No but really, its a showreel, nothing more,
> would have looked better sat on CGTalk or Highend3D. Nemesis was a film,
> with a story, its watchable and entertaining, the animatrix shorts were akin
> to what students might come up with in their first year.. only in LFOTO's
> case, far better than something a student would do.. but still the same
> thing, too much showing off and little thought gone into the rest of it,
> sure, might appeal to the mindless torrent of glue sniffing *agers that
> all like to think their Neo's and use Linux to try hack into other people's
> computers.. But I'm afraid that stuff is short lived, those who did final
> fantasy and animatrix, yeah, their very good at the 3D side of things, but
> they made a big mistake, they did the 3D side TOO well, how can they top
> that? they can't, they went too far too fast and didn't think about the
> future. they'll find it very hard to keep improving on themselves, the
> competition isn't going to sit around waiting for them to go first, and
> they'll just dissapear into obscurity, a foot note in the history of CG, its
> a shame really, cause thats some pretty nice talent they have going on
> there, if only they could get together with someone who can write a good
> story, or maybe get a job with John Carpenter, they'll learn how to make a
> film then, I hope they do, I've nothing against any of them, don't
> personally know them and couldn't name any of them, their talented guys,
> would be a shame to see them vanish like that
> I'm not being harsh, just being honest. And I'm not a trekkie neither, but I
> appreciate it when there's actually a reason to watch it, like a story, if I
> just want to stare at pretty pictures, I'll go look at raph.com. Star Trek,
> while perhaps not my taste these days, is still fun to watch now and again..
> but then hey, I watch Big Brother, buffy, angel and stargate, old hitchcock
> films and made for TV movies, heh so I suppose everyone is different :)
Yup, many of them shared too!Quote:> just my opinion
I hope he sticks around this time... I kinda miss the old dog.Quote:> | Who is c43d and why does he have a bad rep in the first place?
> | "Anit-Lightwave Man" seems right, but why? Cuz he trolled and
> | we all turned him out for it?
> Well now Dave appears to be back
Yup, he did.Quote:> maybe he can help shed some light on the guy,
Sounds about right...Quote:> cause my memory of the early days when he seemed to really lose it are
> pretty faded now, I just have distant recolections of him royally pissing a
> few people off saying he was going for good, then coming back under a
> different guise and being spotted almost straight away.. been here ever
> atleast thats how I remember it LOL