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Discussion in 'FanForce Community' started by Rox, Jun 11, 2002.

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  1. Rox

    Rox Administrator Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    The winning team is the Big Apple Squadron with 9/10 points. The Minnesota's Wild and RMFFSWD came close in a tie with 2 wrong. Congratz to the Big Apple Squadron, I'll start your reward hopefully tonight. Remember to use the official colors and not to abuse the VIP ability, if a mod catches you with different colors than the predetermined colors all team members will be stripped of the VIP prize.

    Here are the answers:

    1.What is Marg Sabl?

    A space-combat closure maneuver.

    2. What Star Wars Author also wrote for the X-files?

    Kevin J. Anderson

    3. What was the name of the Captain that Darth Vader force choked to death in ANH? Also what else was he known for?

    His name was Captain Antilles and he was also known for being Threepio and Artoo's last Master before meeting Luke.

    4. When Leia finishes the briefing for evacuation of Hoth give the name and rank of the officer that gives the order for the pilots to get to their ships?

    Major Bren Derlin

    5. What do Zeralith Industries specialize in?

    Zeralith Industries specializes in "Research & Development"

    6. How many ships (including the falcon) survived the Battle of Yavin?

    Five (Vader's Tie, 2 X-wings, 1 Y-wing and the Falcon)

    7. In Star Wars A New Hope, how many banthas appear in Luke's macrobinoculars?

    Two

    8. What are the markings on Han Solo's pant legs?

    Corellian Bloodstripe

    9. What language is the Jawa language based from and what gives it? distainct Jawa sound?

    It is based on the Zulu language and the recordings were sped up to raise the pitch and accelerate the flow of the words. The dialogue was also recorded in the rocky and desert locale of Vasquez Rocks to get an echo effect as the voices bounced off the rocks to make the Jawas sound more natural.

    10. Who is the first character in the Trilogy to say "May the Force be with you."?

    General Jan Dodonna


    The new game will start 2 weeks from yesterday.
     
  2. StarBlazer

    StarBlazer Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Dec 2, 2001
    <bites fingernails in anticipation>

    EDIT: Aw drat. Congrats to the Big Apple Squadron! :D


    *SB*
     
  3. arrowheadpodracer

    arrowheadpodracer Jedi Master star 5

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    Apr 9, 2002
    well, this was alot of fun. :) . thanks for running the game Rox.


    Good job winners!!!!!!!
    "impressive, most impressive"
     
  4. citizenjohn

    citizenjohn Jedi Knight star 5

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    May 4, 2001
    Yay US

    WE RULE :D :D

    j/k

    Anyway Good Game People.

    Congrats go all around.


    CJ
     
  5. dp4m

    dp4m Chosen One star 10

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    Nov 8, 2001
    6. How many ships (including the falcon) survived the Battle of Yavin?

    VERY nice trick question Rox! :)
    (completely forgot about Vader's TIE/Advanced)

    Congrats to everyone on a very spirited match! This week's questions were MAD hard! :)
     
  6. Bria

    Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Congrats to the Big Apple Squadron. :)

    I only see one wrong on The Minnesota Wilds
    though...

    1. What is Marg Sabl?
    Marg Sabl closure maneuver
    An aggressive positioning in which the lead warship allows its support fighters to launch from behind the offensive line and then turn hard into the opposing force. Grand Admiral Thrawn used it to ambush an Elomin convoy near Obroa-Skai.

    2. What Star Wars Author also wrote for the X-files?
    Kevin J. Anderson

    3. What was the name of the Captain that Darth Vader force choked to death in ANH? Also what else was he known for?
    Captain Antilles - he was C-3PO and R2-D2's previous owner before Owen
    Lars.

    4. When Leia finishes the briefing for evacuation of Hoth give the name and rank of the officer that gives the order for the pilots to get to their ships?
    Bren Derlin, Major

    5. What do Zeralith Industries specialize in?
    Weapons and droids

    6. How many ships (including the falcon) survived the Battle of Yavin?

    5 (Vader's TIE, Luke's X-Wing, Wedge's X-Wing, a Y-Wing, and the Falcon)

    7. In Star Wars A New Hope, how many banthas appear in Luke's macrobinoculars?
    Two

    8. What are the markings on Han Solo's pant legs?
    Correllian Blood Stripes

    9. What language is the Jawa language based from and what gives it? distainct Jawa sound?
    Zulu - it's played at twice normal speed

    10. Who is the first character in the Trilogy to say "May the Force be with you."?
    General Dodonna


    ~*~Bria
     
  7. Rox

    Rox Administrator Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Bria you guys missed number 5 and didn't give a complete answer for number 9.
     
  8. Bria

    Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    You didn't say how detailed we had to be. We said it was sped up. We did give a correct answer that was not wrong. :)

    ~*~Bria
     
  9. Rox

    Rox Administrator Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    But in order to get the "distinct sound" they needed to record the dialogue in the desert to achieve the echo effect then play it at double speed.
     
  10. Miccu_Resea

    Miccu_Resea Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mar 17, 2002
    darn, well, that was fun, and i hope to see you all next time! That is, if you will survive long enough... [face_devil]

    EDIT: but i will give congrats when it is due. Congradulations Big Apple Squadron. may your lives be long and your days be numerous. :D
     
  11. Bria

    Bria Manager Emeritus, -MNFF Council star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Fine. :) We still did not give a wrong answer. ;) But congrats to the Big Apple Squadron. :D

    ~*~Bria
     
  12. dp4m

    dp4m Chosen One star 10

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    Fine. We still did not give a wrong answer. But congrats to the Big Apple Squadron.

    Wasn't this a Cheers episode? Where Major Bren Derlin ... uhhhh ... I mean Cliff Claven was on Jeopardy and Final Jeopardy was a listing of three people (I think they signed the Treaty of Versailles) and he answered "Who are three people who have never been in my living room?" which was technically not a wrong answer but not correct either... :D
     
  13. boushh2187

    boushh2187 Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jul 16, 1999
    Wooah nice trick question Rox! I'm kicking myself now. :)

    Congrats to my fellow Big Apple Squadron members!

    Everyone else Good Game!! :)
     
  14. Miccu_Resea

    Miccu_Resea Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mar 17, 2002
    Woah Woah Woah.

    How did you guys know the #5? where did you find it?

    AND you lost to that question?!?

    Boy, when it rains, it pours...
     
  15. Miccu_Resea

    Miccu_Resea Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Mar 17, 2002
    *looks around to see that this place has quieted down*

    where do we sign up for the next game?
     
  16. Rox

    Rox Administrator Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    When I get back from Atlantic City, probably on Monday.
     
  17. Homer Maddux

    Homer Maddux Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Jun 11, 1999
    I assume you'll start a new thread to sign up in?
    HM :cool:
     
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