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by Darthcaboose
Fri Sep 14, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Random encounter results random?
Replies: 13
Views: 15062

Re: Random encounter results random?

You might even get some blue options through augmentations you have as well. A Scrap Recovery Arm in events that give you a chance to mine asteroids is awesome!
by Darthcaboose
Fri Sep 14, 2012 4:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Suggestion: FTL - The Card Game
Replies: 5
Views: 4303

Re: Suggestion: FTL - The Card Game

I can see it now: "Okay, I play my Engi super-repair card to increase the status of the damaged systems by 1 point, and use my cloaking to increase my dodge initiative roll by 2 in order to avoid taking 3 points of hull damage from the hull missile which has a 4-turn recharge timer." Eugh...
by Darthcaboose
Fri Sep 14, 2012 4:34 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: FTL Giveaway! Join my stream tomorrow at 7:30 PM CST!
Replies: 7
Views: 6892

FTL Giveaway! Join my stream tomorrow at 7:30 PM CST!

Hello everyone, To celebrate FTL's release, I will be giving away two copies of FTL tomorrow (Friday 14th) when I stream at 7:30 PM CST. Join in my stream at that time, grab a beer or two and settle in for some fun runs! http://www.twitch.tv/darthcaboose Some "rules" and recommendations: 1...
by Darthcaboose
Fri Sep 14, 2012 12:42 am
Forum: Videos
Topic: Streaming on Twitch
Replies: 62
Views: 123156

Re: Streaming on Twitch

So much for doing just 1 hour. That was a fun run yesterday.

It was so much fun that I'm doing another one... TODAY! RIGHT NOW! Jump on in!

http://www.twitch.tv/darthcaboose#

Also, stay tuned in for tomorrow night, where something very special'll happen on my channel!
by Darthcaboose
Fri Sep 14, 2012 12:29 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Advanced Tips
Replies: 13
Views: 33866

Advanced Tips

geldonyetich's post has the basics down, let's focus on some more advanced fun stuff that you can do in FTL! (Note: All this might change in a single patch, this post is current as of v 1.00) Recognizing Enemy Weapons: At the start of a fight, take a look at the enemy armaments and try and figure o...
by Darthcaboose
Thu Sep 13, 2012 4:28 am
Forum: Videos
Topic: Streaming on Twitch
Replies: 62
Views: 123156

Re: Streaming on Twitch

Good evening gentlemen and ladies? (do we have any on here?). It's time to stream!

http://www.twitch.tv/darthcaboose

Just doing an hour today, will pick up this run tomorrow with you all!
by Darthcaboose
Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:04 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The difficulty curve needs work
Replies: 37
Views: 19857

Re: The difficulty curve needs work

FTL is a game that requires a lot of pausing. It's very, very difficult to handle everything at once, and the need to pause, take stock of your situation, and try to avoid taking damage or losing crew members is important. Do games last longer? Yes. Does it require more willpower to keep on pausing ...
by Darthcaboose
Fri Aug 31, 2012 8:52 pm
Forum: Indie Games
Topic: Steam Greenlight: Indie Games you'd like to see?
Replies: 1
Views: 2830

Steam Greenlight: Indie Games you'd like to see?

FTL's already on Steam, but there's a whole bunch of very interesting Indie games on Greenlight that I'd like to see on Steam. These include: Organ Trail: Director's Cut[/url] : It's like the good ol' educational game Oregan Trail, but with more zombies! Project Zomboid : The zombie survival simulat...
by Darthcaboose
Fri Aug 31, 2012 5:48 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: Complete Ships Guide [SPOILERS]
Replies: 121
Views: 733932

Re: Complete Ships Guide

zasdarq wrote:Have you tried blast doors and fire bombing your own ship?


I think that'd work.

I got that achievement from the boss ship. Sent a fire bomb into one of those weapon rooms and sent my two Rockmen in after them. Very, very easy to get it then!
by Darthcaboose
Fri Aug 31, 2012 12:33 am
Forum: Videos
Topic: Streaming on Twitch
Replies: 62
Views: 123156

Re: Streaming on Twitch

Thursday, it is. Watch FTL stream, you should!

http://www.twitch.tv/darthcaboose