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Irony?

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Guido_LS, May 25, 2010.

  1. Guido_LS

    Guido_LS Seasoned Veteran
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    Sometimes you just have to wonder...
     

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  2. GalenKnighthawke

    GalenKnighthawke Grand Poobah
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    What's so ironic about 2 seats being opened on the High Council on LS?

    -Galen's player
     
  3. Mapper

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    Well it is only a trial, Would still take quite a decision to begin paying for WoW and drop any UO accounts.
     
  4. Guido_LS

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    Upper left corner of pic, lower right corner of pic - everything else left for continuity.
     
  5. canary

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    Is Irony the name of your character? If so, please feel free to join them, rp can be fun! :)
     
  6. Pawain

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    I see the ad as I read your post.
     
  7. Flora Green

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    I don't! :thumbup1:
     
  8. Cear Dallben Dragon

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    I have not seen a UO Add in 10 years
     
  9. Apetul

    Apetul Rares Fest Host | LS April 2011
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    heh.. seems ppl with Adblock plus add-on for FF cant see ads. Cool
     
  10. Babble

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    Mmmorpg.com ran some when the KR client was built.
    Not sure there were some adds for the Stygian Expansion.

    And Startics fights to be the not only UO board for years, but I think they have troubles attracting the other communities. So why not have adds for all kinds of games.
     
  11. Guido_LS

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    Well, given the semi-official status of these forums, isn't it a bit insulting to advertise a competitors product here? I don't see Burger King ads in McDonalds...

    One thing about the UO population, in general - we aren't stupid about the gaming market. Those of us that are here didn't find it by accident. We know where to find information on other games, and are generally aware of them long before most other segments of the gaming community are. I don't need a 14 day attempted inducement to play WoW. If I want to play, I know where to go.

    As to why other sections of the network don't do well? Could it be that all those other sections, including the other EA/Mythic offerings, all have their own official, company run forums? Just a thought...
     
  12. GalenKnighthawke

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    Oh, you mean the ad?

    I saw that too, but didn't think that could possibly be what you're talking about, because it's, well, an ad. Internet advertising is so odd, all kinds of similar "ironies" occur every day, all the time, across the Internet.

    Google's ad engine in particular offers me some amusing "suggestions."

    Also sometimes I'll get an amusing YouTube suggestion.

    -Galen's player