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sydney
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S7R2 request

Postby sydney » Mon Mar 13, 2017 3:02 pm

I'd like to request that the game played in round two of season seven be selected from only Meteors and Galactic Firebird. The reason for this is we recently lost Gary Forest and these two games are among his favourites. He and I played Meteors for hours at every ABug meet and he introduced me to Galactic Firebird - a game which is now a firm favourite of mine. I think it would be a good way to pay tribute to him by doing something he himself thoroughly enjoyed.

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby Jeremy Grayson » Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:16 am

That's a lovely idea, Sydney, and a fitting tribute. I'd be happy to have either as the next game. Galactic Firebird is definitely worth some greater exposure.

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby JoolsH » Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:57 pm

+1, what a nice idea.

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby KarateEd » Mon Apr 03, 2017 1:55 am

I don't know how I missed this but since I missed it last time, let's do this and pay tribute to Gary this round.....I saw reference to this and it didn't make sense to me.... retired, blind and missing stuff....

ok, the game is Galactic Firebird.......done with a coin toss.

Ed...... :-)

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby daveejhitchins » Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:32 am

Meteors could be next on the list :wink:

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby sydney » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:32 am

daveejhitchins wrote:Meteors could be next on the list :wink:

Dave H :D

p.s. Expecting some real effort, for high score, here =D>


I'm looking forward to your score, Dave!

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Re: S7R2 request

Postby daveejhitchins » Wed Apr 05, 2017 9:37 am

sydney wrote:I'm looking forward to your score, Dave!
:lol: A few people have seen me play games . . . Complete shambles! :oops:

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