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Old 21-02-2009, 12:16 PM   #11
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I remember when I get in too...sad but at least It had their moments.....
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Old 21-02-2009, 01:13 PM   #12
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http://expensiveplanetarium.blogspot...oooo-hotu.html
Sarinee had backups of the reviews.
None of the downloads.
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Old 21-02-2009, 07:16 PM   #13
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So not everything is lost, thankfully.

replacementdocs.com has a lot of manuals that came from HOTU, or in some cases, even better copies.
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Old 24-02-2009, 04:20 PM   #14
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HotU was, perhaps, the second abandonware site I knew, and since that moment it became the first thing I though about when abandonware was mentioned. Only in the last years this shifted in favor of Abandonia .

It is sad to see HotU get down like this... (I don't know if the last phrase has sense) It will be remembered...

As for the conservation effort, I think I still have some reviews and downloads, although I lost a lot of them when some of my old back-up cds where left in an innapropriate place... (yep, my stupid fault...). If this project gets online, please send a link.

Good bye HotU, you will be remembered...
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Old 24-02-2009, 07:07 PM   #15
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Good Old Days has many reviews from HOTU, right here - http://www.goodolddays.net/hotud/
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Old 26-02-2009, 03:19 AM   #16
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I thought something was up when I googled HOTU and nothing came up... at least now there are some RIP HOTU sites at the top of pagerank. I don't know what's worse... that a part of me died, or that i almost didn't notice.
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Old 01-03-2009, 12:04 AM   #17
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a true shame. i remember the place well. I do hope something rises though, be it another abandonware site or just a reviews site.
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Old 15-03-2009, 12:41 AM   #18
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My first post on Abandonia. Seems fitting that it is in commemoration of an earlier Abandonware site. The king is dead. Long live the king.
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Old 15-03-2009, 12:08 PM   #19
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Old 17-03-2009, 09:36 PM   #20
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It's a pity that Home Of The Underdogs had to cease its activity because of low funds. There will always be a place in our memories for such a great abandonware place.

Requiescant In Pace, Amen
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