Areala

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    kitsunebi77's random stuff

    My thoughts on this are, basically, "different sites, different rules". Archive.org very clearly skirts copyright in a way that is almost shameless. Not that there isn't enforcement, but when you can browse entire galleries of films and books that are nowhere near public domain, I don't see that the Retromags restriction on hosting applies. Japanese magazines have been a part of Archive's history for years now, so you adding to the mix I don't see as hurting anything. Retromags need not link to the scans or even acknowledge their existence. I don't really see this as a conflict of interest. It's like working at a bookstore full-time, then taking a part-time gig at a library. Both jobs deal with printed publications...and that's really about the extent of it. They treat their materials differently. Maybe try doing one or two files over there, leaving them alone, and see how you feel about it after a week or two. If it makes you uncomfortable, you can always pull them down. If you find it doesn't affect you much, then go nuts. *huggles* Areala
  2. Much like Larry himself, the guide is quick and dirty (barely over 100 pages) with more page real-estate devoted to images of the various girls Larry can try to score with than actual walkthrough text. In addition to scantily-clad females, it also (*ahem*) reveals the locations of the various secrets scattered across campus, including all the places you can find your Guardian Porn Fairy and where to pee, because the world is your toilet. In case you couldn't figure it out from the page count, there's really not a lot beyond the main game hiding in the code. While the game itself is rated M, the guide had to keep it T for 'Teen'...but they missed throwing down a boob censor bar on page 78. Whoops. Finally, while many Prima guides came with extras like a removable poster or detachable reference list in the back, this one has only a subscription card for BMG Music Service...which is totally representative of the early 21st-century college experience here in the US, so I shouldn't be surprised.
  3. © 1997, Prima Publishing

  4. Thanks for all your hard work on these, Ethereal Dragonz! I love being able to flip through these Japanese magazines. Occasionally I find a game I recognize. *huggles* Areala
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    PC Games Vol. 04 No. 04 (April 1997)

    That sad thing is, I often thought that back in 1997. Like...how beautiful was Tomb Raider 2?
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    PSM Codebook 2000

  7. Boss fight at the hot springs against Ashura is about as close as I can guess with my rudimentary Japanese comprehension skills. *huggles* Areala
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    Mac Multiplan

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    Donating Issues?

    Some people adopt animals. Some people buy books. Some people hoard magazines. It's all...uh...the same thing...? *huggles* Areala
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    Drag 'N' Drop CGI

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    Cheats! (Volume 17)

    Cheats! Volume 17 offers up over 15,000 different cheats, tips, codes, and secrets for PS2, PS3, PSP, GBA, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360, and Nintendo DS consoles. It was updated and published quarterly. 320 pages. 2006, Future publishing.
  12. The 11th Hour is a point-and-click graphical adventure game for PC CD-ROM, and the sequel to the earlier point-and-click graphical adventure, The 7th Guest. 320 pages. November 15th, 1995.

    © Prima Publishing

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    Monster Gaming