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Old 05-31-2017, 08:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello all. Been a long time, but I've made my way back around. May have to stick around this time, play a few games, and get to know the new regime. Any old folks still around from way back when? Time for me to look around the site for a while....
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Welcome back! I think you'll find some of the oldtimers are still around.
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Old 05-31-2017, 06:55 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 05-31-2017, 09:53 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Hey there, Jeckel. I just noticed you registered in 2006, you are an OLD dog!
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Old 06-01-2017, 05:51 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Hey there, Jeckel. I just noticed you registered in 2006, you are an OLD dog!
Only two years apart from me. Wow, 2008 really doesn't seem like that long ago. Nor, for that matter, does 2006. Yikes.

Anyway, welcome back to RU, Jeckel!
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Old 06-01-2017, 05:36 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 06-01-2017, 06:06 PM   #7 (permalink)
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February 2005 reporting in.
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Old 06-01-2017, 06:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
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DB just had his ten year anniversary a few weeks ago.
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Old 06-01-2017, 07:34 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Old 06-01-2017, 08:59 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Should I count EVG as a registration date? When was that active again? Man, those were the days ...
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Old 06-01-2017, 09:49 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Mine's in December. I've been on this site for too long.

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Old 06-01-2017, 10:12 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Kug did.

Who is here from EVG or onVGP? Any memory of how you found them or RU?

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April 2005 Arcade, NES, GB, SMS & TG16
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June 2005 Arcade, NES, GB, SMS, TG16, GBA, GBC, GG, MSX & Text Games
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August 2005 Arcade, NES, GBA, SMS, TG16, GG & Flash
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Had a subscription to National Geographic. In one of their issues they had a link to a bookmark aggregation site https://del.icio.us/ . Went there only once out of curiosity and one or two people had "www.everyvideogame.com".
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I started on EVG, I have no idea what year it was, maybe 2006? It was my very first forum, and to this day, really only it and RU are the forums I stuck with.

I don't recall how I found it originally, I think it just came up in a google search for something NES related.
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If we're talking about EVG, I found that in the summer of 2007 when an acquaintance showed me the site. It took me a few months to make the switch to RU, although I still hung around EVG's forums until they collapsed in a deluge of spam.
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Wow, only June 2009. It feels like it's been longer than that.

I think I found/joined EVG approximately a year before coming to RU by Google searching for SNES games online (even though EVG never had SNES games). Then I joined RU by following a link in Oasis' signature in the EVG forums I believe.
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