So years ago I mused about wanting a pixelly iOS Star Trek game. Star Command, when finally released, wasn’t quite what I’d hoped for. – 12:44 AM GMT
Being inattentive in my dotage I missed the news last late summer. – 12:45 AM GMT
The EXACT game I wanted was released! It’s called Star Trek: Trexels.… – 12:45 AM GMT
Here is a patched-together view of the Trexelprise TRX-1701, in the game’s early stages. – 12:47 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt I certainly had never heard of it until I SAW AN AD someplace. I haven’t really screwed around with it enough to evaluate it. – 12:50 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt but: Kirk fighting music: check. Bleeping greebles: check. – 12:58 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt it was a SQUARE FORMAT ONLINE DISPLAY AD that I CLICKED ON – 12:59 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt although, I do recall seeing this, which must be a – 01:00 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt where did I see this print image? on Tumblr, entirely free of attribution. /shakes fist – 01:01 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt no iOS. also I wasn’t partial to the clickpanic play style. Star Command seems very closely modeled on FTL, fwiw. – 01:10 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt HAR HAR HAR /mutters my wisdom is wasted on the youth – 01:55 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt also, good one – 01:55 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt yeah, same here even on iPad. haven’t looked to see if Trexels has beamed in to phone, but wonder if it might suffer too. – 01:57 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt you know, Bridge Commander is the abandoned bride in all of this. – 01:58 AM GMT
On a quarterly basis I spend fifteen minutes attempting to implement WINE on various moldering Macs such that I can haz BC on TV – 02:01 AM GMT
Whoops – 03:11 AM GMT
@arthurwyatt that’s cool, good to know there are scientist politicians – 07:09 AM GMT
Man, the outside sounds like a shower running onto the house – 09:18 AM GMT
@diablevert hurr – 09:18 AM GMT
right, so we’ve established that multiplayer one-room LARP multistation collaborative starship sims are a Thing. – 09:35 AM GMT
Now that everyone has a tablet in hand, there should be lite versions of such that can also cast to the big screen in your living room. – 09:37 AM GMT
@sumit @mathowie that narrows it down for one of you, anyway… – 05:16 PM GMT
@sumit @mathowie one imagines! – 05:30 PM GMT
note XP score – 09:05 PM GMT
@ezrakilty jute station, ready! you there, look lively at detanglement! topsl runners, make fast the stays! unhinge the mizzen, on my mark! – 09:07 PM GMT