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Escape Velocity on Twitch.tv w/ Matt Burch: June 23 2016


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#1 Matt Diamond

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Posted 18 June 2016 - 10:19 PM

Richard Moss announcement:

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I'll be playing Ambrosia Software classic Escape Velocity with its creator Matt Burch live on Twitch.tv next week, on Thursday the 23rd of June at 8pm Pacific. That's 11pm for US east coasters, 1pm Friday here in Melbourne, and 4am in the UK (sorry). If you can't make it, you'll be able to watch a replay afterwards. But if you can then you'll be able to ask questions in the chat for us to answer (and help me navigate the game after having not played in years).
Here's the link: https://www.twitch.tv/mossrc

Of course this is to help promote Richard's book, but I think it deserves a separate topic.
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Posted 19 June 2016 - 02:05 AM

EV is the shiat. Love that game. Would looove a modern version of it.
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Posted 19 June 2016 - 07:09 PM

Oh man so many hours playing EV, that game needs to come back in the worst way.

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Posted 19 June 2016 - 09:21 PM

Only 153 votes on the GOG wish list and EV: Nova has 406.

Cast a vote next time you're in the neighborhood. It never hurts to try.
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Posted 19 June 2016 - 10:30 PM

I always loved Escape Velocity, and played it and the sequels EV Override and EV Nova. Great games. If you want to play something similar You might want to try Endless Sky.

https://endless-sky.github.io