Archive for August, 2005

Nethack and me

Thursday, August 18th, 2005

I discovered Hack, a predecessor of Nethack, on Fred Fish #7 some 250 years ago when I still had an Amiga. Just 10 minutes ago I found the Nethack test on sv’s blog: which Nethack monster am I? The answer: …..!|…R..|../[..|If I were a NetHack monster, I would be a huge battle robot (Marauder class). […]

Mad creative skills

Monday, August 15th, 2005

Unbelievable. Maybe somebody still remembers this particular Coca Cola ad that had some footage of different Coke bottles and frames together with some background narrative that went like “for optimists, for pessimists, for fat people, for skinny people”. I just witnessed two ads that ran right after each other that were – very funny – […]