Billy Mays reviews Annoyotron.

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Billy Mays reviews Annoyotron.

Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:32 pm

Billy Mays wrote:There is not a single redeemable quality in this vapid game, and should be avoided.
This was before you promised not to be mean to us, so I forgive you.
Above all else... We shall go on... And continue!

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Re: Billy Mays reviews Annoyotron.

Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:48 pm

pinback wrote:
Billy Mays wrote:There is not a single redeemable quality in this vapid game, and should be avoided.
This was before you promised not to be mean to us, so I forgive you.
Who wrote this game, and why?

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Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:49 pm

Me, because I thought it was funny.
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Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:53 pm

pinback wrote:Me, because I thought it was funny.
Better luck with your next game?

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Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 2:06 pm

Above all else... We shall go on... And continue!

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Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 2:13 pm

By "next", I was referring to the next game you make, not the "next" game that you made.

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Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 2:20 pm

Above all else... We shall go on... And continue!

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Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 2:44 pm

Now that was a 5 star game!

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Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 4:30 pm

Is there anyway you could add a long farting sound along with the message you get when the button in pressed?

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Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 4:32 pm

Sure. It's Early Access, of course, so this is a good time for early adopters to provide the development process with exciting ideas for the final release.

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Post by pinback » Fri Sep 30, 2016 4:35 pm

There ya go, buddy!
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Post by Billy Mays » Fri Sep 30, 2016 6:05 pm

pinback wrote:There ya go, buddy!

I believe you just created the greatest interactive fiction game of all time!

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Post by All my friends are fish » Thu Oct 13, 2016 1:02 pm

Billy Mays updated the title of his review for this game to make it more catchy.

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Post by pinback » Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:06 pm

It really SHINES now!
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Post by Jizaboz » Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:32 pm

Outstanding work, Pinback. Sensational.

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Post by Tdarcos » Thu Oct 13, 2016 10:44 pm

Games like this represent the worst of the worst in human society. Construction of the Gas Chambers at Auchwich and Dachau had greater value to human civilization. Its only purpose is to demonstrate how wonderful mass murder and suicide are to healthy people.

It is an example of the type of activity that is inexorably leading to the collapse of Western Civilization and to the downfall of humanity.

If there are worse creations in the depths of depravity, I would be hard pressed to name them.

For a change of pace, may I recommend the Sae franchise of motion picture films, which are more celebratory of the human spirit and less mean and nasty, and corrosive to the soul, than the piece of excrement this game constitutes.

And for $50 Pinback can buy an improved review.
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Post by Tdarcos » Thu Oct 13, 2016 10:46 pm

This game has so contaminated my soul that I made a mistake in the previous article. I meant to say that a better class of movie than this game was the Saw franchise.
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Post by Almost on board here » Fri Oct 14, 2016 1:41 am

I think what Paul is trying to say here is that he wants pinback to make a game about him next.

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Post by Tdarcos » Fri Oct 14, 2016 4:29 pm

Almost on board here wrote:I think what Paul is trying to say here is that he wants pinback to make a game about him next.
No, it meant that since everyone else was praising the ridiculous 1-click game that I decided to pile on the opprobrium of the game to be completely different.
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Post by RetroRomper » Fri Mar 17, 2017 10:20 am

Tdarcos wrote:And for $50 Pinback can buy an improved review.
Or a cheese pizza (hey, we are still in a recession!)

On Annoyotron, it was the third JoltCountry game (behind Necrotic Drift and No Time to Squeal) that I played and remember laughing myself into a stupor. I really don't get these reviews or thoughts that go beyond super ultra critical into just plain dorky in completely missing the point and tallying up the final product on how well that was accomplished.
This has been a...
RETROROMPER CLASSIC TM

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