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Nerd-o-rama

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« Reply #80 on: 10-26-2004 16:56 »

Let's see if this actually works...

3

Come to think of it, by now it's a question of .5 points vs. zero, so I don't really care.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #81 on: 10-26-2004 18:36 »
« Last Edit on: 10-26-2004 18:36 »

1.)Guy Caballero = [26]pts.
2.)Nerd-o-rama = [24]pts.
3.)Jicannon = [19.5]pts.
4.)hobojobo = [5]pts.
5.)laroquettespine = [4.5]pts.


Q12: How many character commentaries are there?
A: 0.

*SORRY laroquettespine, BUT WITH 4.5pts., YOU ARE ELIMINATED FROM Futurama Trivia Champion I.*

::Now to address the question. Billy West and John DiMaggio were the only voice actors to sustain their character's voice throughout an episode. But once a voice actor breaks out, and talks normally, the illusion is broken, and they stopped doing character commentary. Billy West was the only one to never break it, with Zoidberg and Fry.

A character commentary is any movie, television series, etc.., in which ONLY voice actors REMAIN IN CHARACTER THROUGHOUT THE FEATURE, WITHOUT BREAKING IT.
A character commentator is any voice actor who does a commentary in character, WHILE other people talk normally. (They can break it if they want to.)
If you've ever heard King of the Hill commentaries, for a few episodes, some voice actors sustained the character's voice throughout the entire commentary, and acted as if they were real people. (ex. Peggy says FOX wanted Hank to do a nude scene, but Hank refused. That obviously isn't true, since the characters do not exist. But since it's voice actors doing a character commentary in character, then they can say whatever.)
I know this sounds complicated, but that's how it is.::


[<*UPDATE*:
+Round 2 of 'Futurama Trivia Champion' will start on 10/27/2004 at (4:00p.m. Pacific Standard Time).
Round 2 will have 10 total questions. Same format as Round 1, and everyone once again starts at
  • pts.>]

Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #82 on: 10-26-2004 18:42 »

If I had known your definition of it, I would have put 0. Spinal Tap has a GREAT character commentary.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #83 on: 10-26-2004 18:46 »

+Everyone, please remember the time Round 2 will start.
SEE PERVIOUS POST FOR NEW UPDATE.+
laroquettespine

Bending Unit
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« Reply #84 on: 10-26-2004 19:45 »

Hey, if anyone makes pervious posts, it'll be I.

Well, it's been fun.  I would only suggest that future competitions are a little more...scheduled.  I'm only on the computer for about seven hours a day, five days a week, and, as much as I'd like to spend it all at PEEL, I can't.  For any future competitions, I'd like to see the competitors' schedules taken into consideration to "fair things up" all around.

Otherwise, good job Eyedol.
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #85 on: 10-26-2004 20:37 »

Okay...well...cool.  I guess I got it right the first time.  Not that it matters, since we're resetting the score...oh well.  I win.
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #86 on: 10-26-2004 20:50 »

No, NoR. I win  wink
hobojobo

Bending Unit
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« Reply #87 on: 10-26-2004 23:08 »

Is there any possibility that you could post the new question at 5 rather than four? I'm going to a cross-country running race until five, and I don't want to be left out.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #88 on: 10-27-2004 01:29 »
« Last Edit on: 10-27-2004 01:29 »

   
Quote
Originally Posted By laroquettespine
Otherwise, good job Eyedol.
*Thanks.*

   
Quote
Originally Posted By hobojobo
Is there any possibility that you could post the new question at 5 rather than four?
*No problem. But I won't reset the time anymore. NEW START TIME IS 5:00p.m. PACIFIC STANDARD TIME.*

*And yes, I agree the scheduling of questions is not that great. But I originally posted a new question every other even hour from 4:00p.m.-10:00p.m. But barely anybody answered. I'll try to make a better formatted schedule for the next Futurama Trivia Champion game. (But no solid promises.)* 

Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #89 on: 10-27-2004 20:20 »

*Sorry I was late.*

Scoring System:
1st=4pts.
2nd=3pts.
3rd=2pts.
4th=1pt.

1.)Guy Caballero =
  • pts.
2.)Nerd-o-rama =
  • pts.
3.)Jicannon =
  • pts.
4.)hobojobo =
  • pts.

+ROUND 2+

Q1: Near the end of <The Deep South>, what two things defied the Laws of Physics?


Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #90 on: 10-27-2004 20:35 »

1) Zoidberg's underwater "home" - a gigantic conch shell - burned down.
2) Bender found his still lit cigar in the ashes of said conch shell
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #91 on: 10-27-2004 20:50 »
« Last Edit on: 10-27-2004 20:50 »

1.Bender finding his still lit cigar underwater, in....
2.Zoidberg's burned-down home

I don't need this wheelchair, I just use it to get respect.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #92 on: 10-27-2004 22:05 »

*Again, I apologize for the quick update, but I want to keep things rolling.*

Q1: Near the end of <The Deep South>, what two things defied the Laws of Physics?
A: Zoidberg's house had burned down, and Bender finding his still lit cigar.

1.)Nerd-o-rama = [4]pts.
2.)Guy Caballero = [3]pts.
3.)Jicannon =
  • pts.
4.)hobojobo =
  • pts.

+Q2: What character does not appear in Futurama: The Game?+

Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #93 on: 10-27-2004 22:11 »

That was less than two hours man.  I don't think all of us check PEEL that often.

Anyway, this is a guess since I don't have the game, but given that the show's writers also wrote the game, they probably left out Amy Wong, the co-ed-hating bastards.
Jicannon

Urban Legend
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« Reply #94 on: 10-27-2004 22:29 »

I'll guess...

Hermes
Benderboy123

Bending Unit
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« Reply #95 on: 10-27-2004 23:23 »

Yeah, what he said... whats his name, Hermes
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #96 on: 10-28-2004 00:04 »

Neither Amy or Hermes were in the game. Do I get bonus points?

I don't need this wheelchair, I just use it to get respect.
hobojobo

Bending Unit
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« Reply #97 on: 10-28-2004 00:05 »

Benderboy, this game is only for the five of us that already signed up.

Anyway, it's Amy.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #98 on: 10-28-2004 00:56 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 00:56 »

Q1: What character does not appear in Futurama: The Game?
A: Amy Wong.

1.)Nerd-o-rama = [8]pts.
2.)Guy Caballero = [6]pts.
3.)hobojobo = [2]pts.
4.)Jicannon =
  • pts.

*Leela, Fry, Bender, Professor, Zoidberg, and Hermes appear in the game. (Hermes was in the Planet Express Level, in his office, and had a Brain Slug.) Amy never appeared, or was ever mentioned in the game as far as I know.*

+Q3: Something happens to Nibbler twice in <The Sting>. What happens to him?+
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #99 on: 10-28-2004 02:07 »

He gets knocked off the bed when Leela wakes up
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #100 on: 10-28-2004 02:51 »

Dammit man, it may be midnight in Long Beach, but some of us live in a decent, God-fearing time zone where it's two in the morning and we have an 8am class.  But since I'm up anyway...

...he's knocked off the bed as Leela wakes up.

Also, I just noticed GC lives in the same time zone as me.  Hell, less than 100 miles from me.  My point remains valid, since I don't think he's in college.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #101 on: 10-28-2004 03:05 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 03:05 »

*The time differences do suck, but it's too late to make a schedule. (As I said before, when I start Futurama Trivia Champion II, I'll ask all the signed up players what times will be convenient for them, and make up a schedule.)
When it gets down to 2 players, then I'll have to ask both of them what times they can be on, so each will have an equal amount of time to answer. (If your computer is slow, oh well. I can't do anything about that.*

+SEE PRVIOUS POST FOR NEW QUESTION.+
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #102 on: 10-28-2004 03:22 »

I do go to college, and I have a job. I also have insomnia. Awake from 9am to 4am.
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #103 on: 10-28-2004 03:28 »

Yeah, well...I'm lazier than you. Seriously, I can;t function on under 6 hours/day of sleep for any extended period of time. [/off-topic]
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #104 on: 10-28-2004 03:44 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 03:44 »

I usually go to sleep around 12:50a.m. (After watching Conan O'Brien.)

+PLEASE LOOK AT MY 2ND MOST RECENT POST FOR NEW QUESTION.+
hobojobo

Bending Unit
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« Reply #105 on: 10-28-2004 09:43 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 09:43 »

He gets knocked off the bed and goes flying.

EDIT: I know it's a bit late for this, but Hermes is in the game. He's in his office and has a brain slug on his head.
Jicannon

Urban Legend
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« Reply #106 on: 10-28-2004 20:29 »

Yeah, He gets knocked off the bed

 frown Curse me being so late!
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #107 on: 10-28-2004 20:44 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 20:44 »

 
Quote
Originally Posted By hobojobo
I know it's a bit late for this, but Hermes is in the game. He's in his office and has a brain slug on his head.
*I know. I mentioned that little fact when I posted Q3.*


1.)Nerd-o-rama = [11]pts.
2.)Guy Caballero = [10]pts.
3.)hobojobo = [4]pts.
4.)Jicannon = [1]pt.

Q3: Something happens to Nibbler twice in <The Sting>. What happens to him?
A: Leela inadvertently injures him when she wakes up from her dreams.

+Q4: What is the animation error in <I, Roomate>, when Fry and Bender get kicked out of Planet Express?+

Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #108 on: 10-28-2004 20:53 »

Hermes' lips weren't moving when he said "We'll bill you for the couch"

I don't need this wheelchair, I just use it to get respect.
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #109 on: 10-28-2004 21:07 »

 
Quote
Originally posted by Guy Caballero:
Hermes' lips weren't moving when he said "We'll bill you for the couch"

[Scruffy]Second.[/Scruffy]
Jicannon

Urban Legend
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« Reply #110 on: 10-28-2004 21:33 »

[Kif]sigh[/Kif]

Again, with the lateness...

Hermes's lips aren't moving.
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #111 on: 10-28-2004 22:12 »
« Last Edit on: 10-29-2004 00:00 »

*Damn, I forgot to post the time. I have absolutely no idea if it's been 2 hours yet. Oh well. (If it was under 2 hours, I apologize hobojobo.)*

1.)Nerd-o-rama = [14]pts.
2.)Guy Caballero = [14]pts.
3.)hobojobo = [4]pts.
4.)Jicannon = [3]pts.

Q4: What is the animation error in <I, Roomate>, when Fry and Bender get kicked out of Planet Express?
A: Hermes' mouth doesn't move when he talks.

+Q5: Who was the voice of the Golf Caddy in <300 Big Boys>?+
                                ^{7:13p.m.[pst]}^

::Yay, I'm finally a Bending Unit!::

hobojobo

Bending Unit
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« Reply #112 on: 10-28-2004 22:19 »

Frank Welker
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #113 on: 10-28-2004 22:40 »

I agree, Frank Welker.

 
Quote
Thank you, golf slave
Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #114 on: 10-28-2004 22:41 »
« Last Edit on: 10-28-2004 22:41 »

Frank Welker.

Damn post control. For some reason it said I was trying to post the same message twice.
hobojobo

Bending Unit
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« Reply #115 on: 10-28-2004 22:54 »

That happened to me earlier. I think that it's because your message was identical to another message on the page. It glitches up and thinks that you posted the same message twice.
Jicannon

Urban Legend
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« Reply #116 on: 10-28-2004 23:16 »

Uh...yeah, Frank Welker

congrats on Bending Unit btw
Eyedol7513

Liquid Emperor
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« Reply #117 on: 10-29-2004 01:40 »

 
Quote
Originally Posted By Jicannon
congrats on Bending Unit btw
*Thanks.*


1.)Nerd-o-rama = [17]pts.
2.)Guy Caballero = [16]pts.
3.)hobojobo = [8]pts.
4.)Jicannon = [4]pts.

Q5: Who was the voice of the Golf Caddy in <300 Big Boys>?
A: Frank Welker

+Q6: In which episodes does the Professor take off his glasses?+

Guy Caballero
Bending Unit
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« Reply #118 on: 10-29-2004 01:56 »

Mother's Day
Nerd-o-rama

Urban Legend
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« Reply #119 on: 10-29-2004 02:09 »

Mother's Day.

Note to self: as soon as I sober up, burn down Beaumont.  Freakin' semi-cajun mutter mutter Zzzzz...Zzzzz...'n Long Beach too...Zzzz....
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