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Old 01-10-2011, 11:40 AM   #1
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Default Abandoned Times Issue 2 is here!

Fun facts:
  • In ~6 years since the idea was first suggested, Abandoned Times managed to release only 2 issues, including this one.
  • The cover of Issue 2 was inspired from old 80s game box covers, specifically Infocom ones.
  • We missed our deadline for issue 2. The promo image said "Coming Out Before Duke Nukem Forever (we hope!)". DNF was released on 14th of June 2011. Even Duke was faster than us!
    Check it out!
  • 14 AB members contributed articles to Issue 2.
  • All the game advertisements from Issue 2 are fake. The only sincere ads are the ones for Matt Barton's books and Abandoned Times.

What's your thought about the new Abandoned Times issue? Suggestions? Favourite article? Discuss here!

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Old 01-10-2011, 10:11 PM   #2
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Congratulations guys, I'm glad to see the fruits of all your efforts taking life

A big thank to all of you that participated, TotalAnarchy in primis, who dedicated lot of time and energies to make this happen.

And now...time to read it
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Old 02-10-2011, 12:27 AM   #3
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The promo image said "Coming Out Before Duke Nukem Forever (we hope!)".
Mind you, we did release the FIRST issue before DNF came out and when the second issue promo was conceived, DNF was still going pretty much nowhere.

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Old 02-10-2011, 11:38 AM   #4
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Yes but after the first issue was published, the magazine webpage still said that the second issue in the making was coming out before DN4 (we hope!). And even after DN4 was actually released that statement wasn't changed until now.
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Old 02-10-2011, 09:14 PM   #5
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OMG!! So cool! I'm so proud I got in!
Published Articles: 1
Completed Articles: 1
WIP Articles: 0

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Old 03-10-2011, 09:06 PM   #6

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Great work guys well worth the wait
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Old 04-10-2011, 03:13 PM   #7
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Great work! A huge thumbs up to everyone who worked on this! I really like the look and found the content very enjoyable, especially all the horror-games stuff :-) Congrats guys!
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Old 04-10-2011, 06:21 PM   #8
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Absolutely great job and hats off to all you guys!
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Old 04-10-2011, 11:18 PM   #9
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Love it!

Keep it up!
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Old 05-10-2011, 06:42 AM   #10
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Congrats to all who contributed to this second issue.
Very nice indeed.

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