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Author Topic: Discuss Recent Excite Races  (Read 100695 times)

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1715 on: June 05, 2014, 12:13:35 PM »
Raisin or chocolate chip?  :P
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1716 on: June 05, 2014, 12:31:55 PM »
Cream cheese streusel cake cookies, and you can race all you want...  ;)
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1717 on: June 05, 2014, 02:55:35 PM »
Never heard of those, but they sound really good...  :-X
Anyways. Coming right up!  :P
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1718 on: June 10, 2014, 12:08:29 AM »
Going through my photos for updating the Rankings and came across these back-to-back races. Had to do a double take because I almost thought they were the same race. :o

[spoiler]Who woulda thought Joom could be so consistent? 8)[/spoiler]

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1719 on: June 10, 2014, 01:42:03 AM »
If you'd just gotten a 449 twice or a 445 twice those would have been cool pics.  ;)

And yeah, consistently screwing up.  :P   With that room that should have been a base...  :(
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1720 on: June 10, 2014, 06:02:57 PM »
My first race on the new server! ;D

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1721 on: June 10, 2014, 06:06:04 PM »
Pretty freakin' cool.  I'm just a little bit envious...  :-[
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1722 on: June 10, 2014, 06:12:13 PM »
Pretty freakin' cool.  I'm just a little bit envious...  :-[

I'll be working on a guide to share with everyone on how to set your Wii up to connect. All I can say now is...change that banner! 8)

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1723 on: June 10, 2014, 06:36:59 PM »
I'll change the banner later tonight, and thanks for working on the guide.  Should help get more people back in the game...
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1724 on: June 10, 2014, 09:06:20 PM »
I'll be working on a guide to share with everyone on how to set your Wii up to connect. All I can say now is...change that banner! 8)
As long as you make the guide I can make the video if it is needed. A lot of this techy talk can be hard to understand. I'm getting the files needed right now and will set everything up on the Wii later.

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1725 on: June 10, 2014, 09:37:07 PM »
If you're making a video, Flash, do you have a screen recorder - like CamStudio (or better)?  Something to do a whole walk through?
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1726 on: June 10, 2014, 09:38:44 PM »
As long as you make the guide I can make the video if it is needed. A lot of this techy talk can be hard to understand. I'm getting the files needed right now and will set everything up on the Wii later.

Between No Good and I, I think we've done a good job at clarifying the process but a video is always welcome. I might make one myself but in the mean time I'm just going to link the guide on my YouTube channel (you should do the same) so outsiders can learn how to connect online. We won't be able to restore online to it's former glory but the more people we can get to activate their Wii to enable online play, the better.

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1727 on: June 11, 2014, 12:48:58 PM »
If you're making a video, Flash, do you have a screen recorder - like CamStudio (or better)?  Something to do a whole walk through?
I don't have a screen recorder, and after going through NoGood's and Top's instructions, it wasn't all that hard anyway. If we do still end up needing a video then I can probably work something out.

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1728 on: June 11, 2014, 01:01:38 PM »
If you need one, there are quite a few freebies out there.  Just Google "free screen recorder" and pick the one you like...
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1729 on: June 11, 2014, 01:06:28 PM »
And it will work for both a computer screen and a tv?

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1730 on: June 11, 2014, 01:29:26 PM »
Won't work for the TV unless you have the TV routed back through a capture system to the computer like I used to have.  There are different options for recording the TV, though.  I guess if nothing else there's always a camcorder on a tripod as a last resort...
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1731 on: June 11, 2014, 06:10:56 PM »
I'll see what I can do.

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1732 on: September 14, 2014, 06:48:39 PM »
hi, have you guys considered having a weekly game on Saturdays? :)

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1733 on: September 16, 2014, 04:04:16 PM »
We used to do that on Fridays only it was called Fwal (Fridays with a Lobsters) recorded by BTC (Battle Tanx Commander) Only that stopped around last year. I think the videos are on Twitch or on Youtube.
I just love Friday's with a lobster+Excitebots Trick Racing

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1734 on: September 17, 2014, 08:37:56 PM »
This recent discussion, the Nintendo company, and the large number of forum moderators here all make me sad  :'(

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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1735 on: September 19, 2014, 03:16:12 AM »
...the large number of forum moderators here all make me sad  :'(

I understand the first two, but why this?
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Re: Discuss Recent Excite Races
« Reply #1736 on: October 13, 2014, 07:26:18 PM »
Probrably we could revive it, weekly matches and create a group on popular game sites.