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cliffette

Retired Gibberlings
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About cliffette

  • Birthday 08/12/1979

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    Perving at hobbits.

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  1. cliffette

    Every Mod and Dog

    Version v9

    73,165 downloads

    Every Mod and Dog (EMaD) is a WeiDU-based mod that adds a selection of small diversions and sidequests to Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn. Its major aim is to recapture some of the more buoyant and adventurous spirit that was found in the original Baldur's Gate. Learn more about the mod View the Readme Visit the Forum
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    A Mod for the Orderly

    Version v5

    54,481 downloads

    This mod adds a keyring to help manage the avalanche of keys you acquire in your journey across Faerun. Learn more about the mod View the Readme Visit the Forum
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    Fonick

    Version v2

    3,770 downloads

    Fonick is a joinable lawful good NPC who will banter once with everybody in your party (except Imoen). There are multiple ways to end the quest, but be nice to Fonick for the best (or worst) outcome. Learn more about the mod View the Readme Visit the Forum
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    Happy Holidays to the Gibberlings 3 Community

    Merry Christmas everybody and may 2007 be absolutely brilliant.
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    Happy Birthday Icelus!

    Happy birthday oldy-mouldy!
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    A Fond Farewell

    To steal a phrase from a friend, all I can say to this is "Best fishes".. and stick around - one day I will get YIM again so that I can chat with you!
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    I have resolved to watch more SBS this year.
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    Heheh- I recently watched the french film starring Gérard Depardieu as Obelix. It was great seeing the characters in a non-cartoon format.
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    Domi, was that Asterix of Asterix and Obelix fame? That would be too cool. Roald Dahl's adult books are fantastic too. Weird, but still fantastic - and the touch of perversion becomes more like a grope of perversion.
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    It is from having seen the movie and I regret spending money on seeing it because it wasn't enjoyable at all. My problem was mainly with the marketing - logically, most of the movie could not have been based on true events, seeing as most of main characters don't survive to say what happened to them. Thus it does seem to be exploiting the stories of people who really have died (Ivan Milat's victims, Peter Falconio), possibly in horrible ways. If they'd marketed the movie as a plain old fictional slasher film, then I wouldn't have nearly so much of a problem with it. As it is, the movie tries to gain class by acting like a serious film dealing with real people when it is just an excuse for made-up sadism. Having said that, my sister and ex-housemate thought it was really good. The friends I watched it with all felt sick afterwards and one had to leave the theatre. I'm not sure which reaction you'll have, seeing as you laughed during the trailers, but surely that's better than feeling the urge to throw up...
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    The words "Wolf Creek" have been mentioned. Ok, onto the soap box... I would strongly advise against seeing it. It is grim, sadistic crap that happens to have been filmed beautifully. It's a slasher flick that is not enjoyable, completely tasteless and marketed in a horribly cynical and exploitative way. Like hell it's "Based on true events". Here is a quote that encapsulates how I feel about this film: "the film feels like an unseemly attempt to wring a new horror franchise out of somebody else's dead children." And here's another one: "While the movie is certainly unsettling, and even repulsive in parts, it's not actually frightening; graphic depictions of mindless cruelty are more revolting than scary." Another word to describe how I feel about this film: Vomitous.
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    Cam's in-depth review of Chronicles of Narnia

    King Kong: I loved it. For those who are concerned, Jack Black is ok - slightly manic and eye-twitchy, but I put that down to the character he portrayed. The dinosaurs were fantastic (go the tiny T Rex arms!). My advice is to find yourself an 11 year old boy to sit near because listening to him exclaim in awe at the dinosaurs is very fun. Chronicles of Narnia (the books): ARGHHHHHHHHH, Domi you have to read them! The talking lion is magnificent rather than childish - though I'm leery of watching the movie because I'm not sure they chose the best actor for Aslan's voice. With the 'going through the books with the kids' factor, the Narnia books don't tend to be a bedtime reading experience due to the heavy subject matter. Also, you should always begin with number 2 - The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (as the movies have correctly done). Once you're suckered in, then you can begin with the rest of them. As long as you're not expecting Harry Potter and don't mind snotty little kids (eg "You horrid beast!"), you will have a chance at enjoying them. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader and The Silver Chair are great - and don't even try to read The Last Battle until you've read the others. And Lord Ernie, what was wrong with the Magician's Nephew? It was a dem fine book, a dem fine one!
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    Happy birthday, jastey!

    Me too, me too! Happy late birthday Jastey.
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    Happy Birthday, Stoplight Red!

    Ooh, happy birthday, Stoplight!
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    Serenity: Grim's Official Review

    My impression of Inara, having not watched the series, is that she was eye candy and the love interest... and not much else besides. The fight scene where she kept running in and getting smacked into the wall didn't really help - though I'm glad she had the smarts to set off a bomb (I thought it was actually a long incense-shaped needle with which she could have stabbed the bad guy to death. That would have been great.) She also wore highly inappropriate clothing for space travel but she looked so utterly gorgeous, I can't really blame her. I loved the stilted conversation between her and Mal - that was pure Angel flashback.
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