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JJPOTC Updates for Production


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1 year ago



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#651 1 year ago
Quoted from PanzerFreak:

Just a reminder, the stream starts today at 3pm central time. I'm looking forward to seeing the new mech in action and also how the code has developed over the past month.

Stream at 3pm where? Is it video?

#652 1 year ago
Quoted from danastude:

Stream at 3pm where? Is it video?

Twitch. I'm not sure about the channel name but JJP will likely post the link on their Facebook page.

#653 1 year ago
Quoted from solarvalue:

Has this been confirmed somewhere? They haven't streamed for several weeks.

Time for them to re-sell this game to people.

#654 1 year ago
Quoted from pipes:

Time for them to re-sell this game to people.

I just did. Comment #249 page 13

#655 1 year ago

In light of all of this perhaps a little humour

JJP: We are going to screw you over this much
<--------------------------------------------------------------------------------->

Customer backlash

JJP: Fine... we'll screw you over this much
<------------------------------------------------------->

Customers rejoice

I hope they have tweaked things back up and they will surprise buyers in the stream.

#656 1 year ago
Quoted from flashinstinct:

In light of all of this perhaps a little humour
JJP: We are going to screw you over this much
<--------------------------------------------------------------------------------->
Customer backlash
JJP: Fine... we'll screw you over this much
<------------------------------------------------------->
Customers rejoice

Ok so when do we get that humor?

#657 1 year ago
Quoted from CrazyLevi:

Ok so when do we get that humor?

Aren't you laughing already?

#658 1 year ago
Quoted from flashinstinct:

In light of all of this perhaps a little humour
JJP: We are going to screw you over this much
<--------------------------------------------------------------------------------->
Customer backlash
JJP: Fine... we'll screw you over this much
<------------------------------------------------------->
Customers rejoice

Such a negative Nancy

#660 1 year ago

To this day, I'm still devastated that there is no boss gopher under my NGG spinny disc. I'm on my 3rd comfort dog.

#661 1 year ago
Quoted from danastude:

Stream at 3pm where? Is it video?

Ill try to post the link here when and if they go live. It was mentioned in the update video by eric they planned to stream today. However a lot has happened since that video.

Im actually kind of hoping they dont stream today. And still remain silent because that would mean our(Customers) revolt to the decision has ruffled some feathers and they are back at the drawing board trying to come up with a different answer. If they do stream today its most likely going to mean this decision is more final than we want it to be.

#662 1 year ago
Quoted from gliebig:

To this day, I'm still devastated that there is no boss gopher under my NGG spinny disc. I'm on my 3rd comfort dog.

Yeah me too, I want my big ass gopher!

#663 1 year ago

Excited to watch the Live video! I am still in on this game!
Pinball is awesome!

#664 1 year ago
Quoted from thewool:

Eric needs to look at the definition of the word 'tweak', as the mech change clearly isn't one and shouldn't be sold as such.

Or, whoever authored that script, including the half-ass attempt at humor at the 0:06 mark, needs to look at the definition of "tweak".

Here's what Tweek looks like........

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#665 1 year ago
Quoted from gliebig:

To this day, I'm still devastated that there is no boss gopher under my NGG spinny disc. I'm on my 3rd comfort dog.

Well, it’s a little easier to swallow when the NIB machine costs $2500.

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#666 1 year ago

Customer-

" Your restaurant has quickly gained a reputation as being the best around with no compromise to quality and quantity and the last time we ate here, the food was magnificent! I'd like to order the $100 prime rib and lobster with a ceasar salad and baked potato."

Waiter-

"Thank you, and excellent choice! However that plate now comes with fish sticks, cole slaw, and fries instead of lobster, salad, and baked potato. We have not raised the price though so we are sure you will be most satisfied!"

Customer-

" Just bring me the food, would ya."

#667 1 year ago
Quoted from CrazyLevi:

Ok so when do we get that humor?

It's the same trick you used to do to your parents:

Vid: Dad, can I borrow $2000 to buy a Dacia?
Dad: $2000 ????? You are fncking crazy if you think I have that kind of money to lend you!!!!!
V: Hmmm, OK, can I borrow $100?
D: Yes, that seems much more sane.

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#668 1 year ago
Quoted from o-din:

Customer-
" Your restaurant has quickly gained a reputation as being the best around with no compromise to quality and quantity and the last time we ate here, the food was magnificent! I'd like to order the $100 prime rib and lobster with a ceasar salad and baked potato."
Waiter-
"Thank you, and excellent choice! However that plate now comes with fish sticks, cole slaw, and fries instead of lobster, salad, and baked potato. We have not raised the price though so we are sure you will be most satisfied!"
Customer-
" Just bring me the food, would ya."

It’s a little more like ordering lobster, filet mignon with a Caesar salad and potato and the waiter saying “it’s now lobster and sirloin with a Caesar salad and potato.

It’s mostly the same game.

#669 1 year ago
Quoted from screaminr:

I just did. Comment #249 page 13

I think JJP needs to hire you to produce their next 'game tweak/update' video.

#670 1 year ago
Quoted from danastude:

Stream at 3pm where? Is it video?

https://www.twitch.tv/jjplive 3pm Central Standard Time

LTG : )

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#671 1 year ago
Quoted from Pimp77:

It’s a little more like ordering lobster, filet mignon with a Caesar salad and potato and the waiter saying “it’s now lobster and sirloin with a Caesar salad and potato.
It’s mostly the same game.

Actually, it's more like ordering a porterhouse and some truffle garlic mashed potatoes, and the waiter returns and starts comparing everything to cars.

#672 1 year ago
Quoted from LTG:

https://www.twitch.tv/jjplive 3pm Central Standard Time
LTG : )

Are you sure you don't mean Central Daylight Time?

#673 1 year ago
Quoted from MrBally:

Are you sure you don't mean Central Daylight Time?

I have no idea what I mean.

I'm sure you are right.

LTG : )

#674 1 year ago

Drooling with anticipation right now!!!!!

#675 1 year ago

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#676 1 year ago
Quoted from heni1977:

Drooling with anticipation right now!!!!!

Coming right up!

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#677 1 year ago
Quoted from MrBally:

Are you sure you don't mean Central Daylight Time

LTG always know’s what he means!!!!!
He could probably even get away with talking in the third person!

#678 1 year ago

What time does it start in Jersey??

#679 1 year ago

45 min to go. What will the results be.

#680 1 year ago
Quoted from spfxted:

What time does it start in Jersey??

4pm in Joisy...

#682 1 year ago

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#683 1 year ago

Will it spin? Will it spin clockwise or counter clockwise. The suspense is terrible. I hope it will last!

#684 1 year ago
Quoted from PanzerFreak:

Will it spin? Will it spin clockwise or counter clockwise. The suspense is terrible. I hope it will last!

The disc is stationary.....but the machine spins around.

#685 1 year ago

28 minutes to me sitting in the parking lot at work watching a live stream! Well I guess there is a first for everything!!

#686 1 year ago
Quoted from gliebig:

.....but the machine spins around

Did that one already last year at pinball life party!!!

#687 1 year ago
Quoted from heni1977:

Did that one already last year at pinball life party!!!

or at the 2014 Pinball Olympics!

#688 1 year ago
Quoted from PanzerFreak:

Will it spin? Will it spin clockwise or counter clockwise. The suspense is terrible. I hope it will last!

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#689 1 year ago

Red 5 standing by.......

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#691 1 year ago

Lame. They aren't even addressing the 900 lbs elephant in the room. Just keep going, nothing to see here.

Lame.

#692 1 year ago
Quoted from Sinestro:

Lame. They aren't even addressing the 900 lbs elephant in the room. Just keep going, nothing to see here.
Lame.

Exactomundo. How can that pizza look so ugly, even though it would be "directly from the movie"?

#693 1 year ago

You don't know what you got till it's gone. Big difference in game look and play!! (also perceived value)

#694 1 year ago

It's a beautiful machine. I'm just not a fan of the single spinning disk at all.

#695 1 year ago

The new spinning disk is well, a spinning disk. The effect works but isn't as random or as large of as an effect as the 3x disk. No longer seeing the chest open and close is a bummer too as in a stationary position it looked better closed.

I'll watch more of the video later once it's archived but as of now I'm leaning towards buying a Dialed In LE instead.

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#696 1 year ago

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#697 1 year ago

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#698 1 year ago
Quoted from indypinhead:

It's a beautiful machine. I'm just not a fan of the single spinning disk at all.

It's gorgeous. The LCD is off the charts. Game will still be really good.

The spinning disc is worthless and front and center.

They basically said they have to get the games out the door and I get that too.

Unfortunately, I'm gonna have to drop out of CE.

Feels like a morgue on the twitch feed. Feel bad for those guys.

#699 1 year ago
Quoted from Sinestro:

Lame. They aren't even addressing the 900 lbs elephant in the room. Just keep going, nothing to see here.
Lame.

Eric addressed it. To paraphrase:
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This is the FINAL design. It will not change, except for tweaking the artwork to make the colors match.

They could not get the original mech to work right. They tried their best and had plenty of feedback from 20 games out in the field. It has nothing to do with cost or code, it was simply a matter of reliability as they've said before. Nobody is more disappointed than Eric. The game is still fun.
-

So that's it gang. Perhaps if people continue to bombard them with questions/abuse/pleading/anger/regret the answer will change but I would say that's simply not going to happen. So, since nobody is actually out any money on this, it might be time for everybody to move on and consider the game's merits as it currently sits.

#700 1 year ago

At least the spinning disc on Twister has variable speeds and a magnet on it.

Three steps forward and five steps back....

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