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No, this has nothing to do with rules here on TPU or posting rules in the gaming section.

It means "The Gaming Section Rules" :rockout:

In honor of the gaming section being one of my favorite sections to mod, I'm having a little contest.
Post a funny screenshot that you took while gaming.
The member who posts the one that I think is the most hysterical gets any Steam game gifted to them.

Contest Rules:
Contest closes Sunday July 4th Central Time when I feel like it. Contest Extended !
You must have a Steam account to receive the gifted game.
The screenshot must be one you took (honor system in place guys and gals, This is for fun, I'm not going to check.)
Post what game the screenshot is from and write a quick blurb as to explain it.
Multiple entries are fine.
Put the screenshot in spoiler tags. This is a requirement. My internet connection is already complaining from downloading games.
Winner will be contacted via PM to see what game he/she would like.
Contest is open to any TPU member, including staff.
Do not post screenshots that would be considered inappropriate for the forums.

3 ... 2 ... 1 ... Go!
 
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nothing ever happens in my games, funniest thing i have a picture of are my BC2 Stats, which can only be described as a joke (6% accuracy and a 0.4 k/d ratio)(Thats what playing as a medic gets you) :)


It means "The Gaming Section Rules"
- couldn't you of just used an exclamation mark to denote its a statement
 
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Sure, but I keep looking for ways to make stealth little contests. lol
i don't think anyone will read the rules unless they post in the gaming section, if no one enters maybe my stat screen will be the biggest joke on TPU
 

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i don't think anyone will read the rules unless they post in the gaming section
Yup ... it's for the gamers. :toast:

On June 10th, 2007 our only son, Garrett, was on his way home from college for the weekend.
He was killed in a car accident.
He was going to college for game design at ITT Tech in Green Bay.
I was so looking forward to playing the first game he designed. :(
I taught him to care more about others than himself and he was always giving away his toys from when he was young to his friends' little brothers and sisters.
I promised myself that even though I could not spoil him anymore with gaming hardware and new games, that I would keep his memory alive by giving what I could to help people and make their lives a little better.
I don't do contests for recognition or anything like that, I do it for the memory of Garrett and for all the kids who have a dream of working on games someday.
God bless you all.
 
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I better hurry up and get my new pc up and running. Stupid lack of distilled water!
 
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this sounds fun, lets get some screenies
 
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Arma II. In the training level where you have to pick up and move the injured soldier. Strange thing is, this guy looks scarily like me!!!

One thing Kreij - when I was on 56k I noticed something; pictures under spoiler tags would load when the webpage opened. Clicking the spoiler button doesn't begin loading the picture, it's already loaded with the page. I first noticed this in FS threads with lots of pics under spoilers, even without clicking them it took ages to load.

 
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Aaaah yea I get ya noo
 

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Awesome contest

Wow Kreij, fantastic! To gift any Steam game is really something, as they can be quite expensive. :cool: :respect:

Right, I'm gonna get screenshotting...
 
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Wow Kreij, fantastic! To gift any Steam game is really something, as they can be quite expensive. :cool: :respect:

Right, I'm gonna get screenshotting...
i'm gonna try to find the most expensive game on steam :laugh: (we really need an evil laugh smilie)

EDIT:I'm up to £852 for the complete pack of railworks DLC...

just out of interest what would we all go for, i'm thinking dirt 3
 
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Call Of Duty: Black Ops
just shooting down a chopper thats all
 
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Does the screenshot have to be from a pc?
 
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I caught REAYTH doing yoga in BC2:Vietnam. I tried to tell him this was not the time or place to do the "dick in the dirt" pose but he just wouldn't listen.

 
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No, Cheesy, you can post a screen from a "cheesy" game on your cell phone if you want. :D
I actaully meant ps3/xbox (i do some excellent crashes)

I shall have the pictures up once I have worked out how you get them on tpu
 

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I actaully meant ps3/xbox (i do some excellent crashes)

I shall have the pictures up once I have worked out how you get them on tpu
Are you familiar with www.techpowerup.org ? I apologize if I've just explained the obvious! lol :toast:
 
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Yeah, now try using that on an xbox/ps3
 

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I've got a few I'll have to dig up...

Also, what about a series of screenshots that are hilarious together?
 

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Would be cool if you could add short clips as well. I imagine glitches and stuff would be much funnier that way compared to just a screenshot.
 

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Another contest, amazing, I'll have to sift through my screens and see what I can find.
 

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its sad i never have hilarious screen shots i do have epic screen shots but nothing actually funny... oh well maybe ill get lucky with some BC2 screenshots.
 

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i know this isn't a 'screenshot' but it is still worth posting. a couple of years ago a bunch of TPUers playing L4D got together.

 
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