New Member Introductions

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Wohlstand
Posts: 73
Joined: Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:22 am
Discord: Wohlstand#4881
Github ID: Wohlstand
Operating System: Debian-like Linux (Debian, Ubuntu, Mint, etc) 64-bit
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Graphics Processor: nVidia with Vulkan support
Location: Moscow, Russia

Re: New Member Introductions

Post by Wohlstand »

Hello!
I'm a Wohlstand (or my real name is Vitaly).

I have found shareware Doom 1 on a "250 Games" CD collection of various games I had in my collection, and complete Doom 2. Before of that while I was a child I played Doom 2D (which a 2D remake of Doom) together with my second cousin. Sometimes I still play various old games include Doom, Doom-based and any other I have at me and there are working in DosBox that I run on Linux, or on my Pentium II machine with Windows 98.

ZDoom a first well-working alternative Doom engine I have found many years ago and then left that for a long time. Then, I have remembered it again and then I tried to play some old levels I kept on my server's file storage.

Also I came here to help with libADLMIDI - a MIDI playing library I made and extended from ADLMIDI console player originally made by Joel "Bisquit" Yliluoma.
JoshuaC
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Joined: Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:41 pm
Discord: ScoutPup#7268

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Post by JoshuaC »

Hey I'm Josh. I used to be pretty big into making maps for Source, but lost interest after a bit. I've been looking and poking around in GZDoom and I'm having fun messing around in with. I'd eventually like to make something decent with it, but for now I'm having fun just seeing what I can get away with.

I was first introduced to Doom way back in 1993 when my cousins managed to get a hold of the original shareware version. We played the hell out of it till we were eventually caught by our parents. Funny enough I still have those floppy disks up in my closet.
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Legion
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Joined: Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:02 pm
Location: Michigan, United States

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Post by Legion »

Hello. My name is Legion. I hope everyone's day is going alright.
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Biohazard Party
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Joined: Wed Sep 14, 2016 11:56 pm
Discord: Sigmucron #7518
Location: New Zealand

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Post by Biohazard Party »

Hi everyone. I'm Biohazard Party(Known as Arktic Wolf elsewhere), I joined 2 years ago as of writing this but couldn't bother post here.

I started playing doom at around 2014 because of gmDoom(Basically Doom weapons, monsters, maps and item etc. ported to Garry's Mod) then a year later a friend gave me his copy of DOOM collectors edition because he didn't have a computer to play it on.
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cloud6625
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Joined: Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:41 am
Discord: Cloud#0650
Location: United States, Ohio

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Post by cloud6625 »

I ended up finding the WIP thread first and tried posting there before I saw this thread, but oh well.
Hi, I'm a long pixel artist and graphic designer. Been using Adobe Photoshop for upwards of 6 or 7 years now. I've played videogames for pretty much my entire life and Doom has always been one of my favorites, as such, I've snooped around these forums for years without ever registering. I thought now would be as good a time as any to finally do so.
VDRK
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Joined: Thu Mar 15, 2018 10:20 pm
Discord: VDRK#1421

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Post by VDRK »

Hi, erm, im VDRK

I make maps...thats about it lol
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HAL9000
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Joined: Fri Mar 16, 2018 7:44 am
Discord: HAL9000#9378

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Post by HAL9000 »

Hello Dave, Hal9000 here
I'm new to this forum, I'm planing to showcase some of my (GZ)Doom related projects here.
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LOZ_98
Posts: 67
Joined: Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:46 pm
Discord: LOZ_98#7151
Operating System: Windows 10/8.1/8/201x 64-bit
Graphics Processor: nVidia (Modern GZDoom)

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Post by LOZ_98 »

LOZ98, previously known as "An_Unknown_Player", the guy behind zSRB2, lost my older account and e-mail and I couldn't recover it so I ended up creating a new one, hope everyone is doing alright :wub:
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DavidRaven
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Joined: Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:11 am
Location: Italy

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Post by DavidRaven »

Hello! I'm DavidRaven (not my real name xD), from Italy. I started playing Doom in 1994 when I was 5, and I'm still playing it nowadays. I mostly lurk on message boards but I decided to register to share a bit of my mapping work.
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Apaul27
Posts: 49
Joined: Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:03 pm
Discord: Apaul27#6041
Operating System: Windows 10/8.1/8/201x 64-bit
OS Test Version: No (Using Stable Public Version)
Graphics Processor: Intel (Modern GZDoom)
Location: Fighting some cats in the planet "Wool Ball", with Scott & Rebecca

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Post by Apaul27 »

Hello guys, I'm Apaul27 (My real name is Aaron Paul Hancock Jr.), I just started playing DOOM just last year, since then i been having fun, that i mod the game with different mods, and I'll happy about joining the forums, and i hope make something for DOOM one day.
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mty
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Joined: Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:48 pm
Discord: mty#8578
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Location: EU

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Post by mty »

Hey,

I am mty, Matthias. I bought myself some games lately. Got sick off em quickly and decided to play doom again. Man, it's great. Than, ten day ago, I found evvee's "you should make a doom map" tutorial. Since than I made four that add up to a nice little campaign. So here I am :)

I used to make Blood and Jedi Knight maps back in the days. It's so refreshing to simply make simple maps for a straightforward game.

See you around.
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Mikk-
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Discord: Mikk0451#3922
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Post by Mikk- »

henlo my nam is mikk

i am new her i maek wad
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SpaceyStrife
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Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2018 2:08 am
Discord: Strife#0404

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Post by SpaceyStrife »

'Ello! I'm Stephen, most people know me online as Strife.

My first foray into Doom modding was with Chex Quest, and I was the backup musician for Chex Quest 3. After that, I made a few freeware games by myself before I formed an indie studio, GalaxyTrail, more commonly known as "the guys who made Freedom Planet". My current project is Freedom Planet 2 which keeps me busy.

Every so often I'll find myself being drawn back into Doom from the sheer number of quality mods and wads, or when I just need level design inspiration. Finishing a megawad is something that's been on my bucket list since I was in high school. I'll get around to it someday.
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LossForWords
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Joined: Fri Jan 13, 2017 9:08 pm

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Post by LossForWords »

'sup, i should've made this last year, but yeah
my name's lossforwords and i'm just a young kid from brazil tryna make it in the forum game
at first, i just made the account to post the d64 berserk sprites,
but then i started posting more crap and now here i am. glad to pe a part-ish of the community.
Maggle
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Joined: Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:50 pm
Location: Northern California

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Post by Maggle »

Hi, I'm Maggle, and I have been playing Doom off-and-on since 04-05-ish. I would play my Dad's old DOS copy when I would visit him on the weekends and had a blast. I later got a computer of my own; A Dell Inspiron(?), which is long gone these days. For this PC, my Stepdad got me Doom, Doom II, and Final Doom, which I played a ton of.

My foray into mods/WADs was when I later got Hell Revealed 1 & 2, which I believe I played in ZDoom, but I don't really know (I was definitely using the ZDL Loader, though). My first megaWAD was ironically one of the hardest, and unsurprisingly, I got my ass handed to me. But it was fun, and that, along with Super Smash Bros. Melee, are what I spent most of my free-time playing in 2006. That PCs hard drive failed one day, and the Nintendo Wii came out, so I didn't get back into Dooming until much later, in 2014. Now here I am.

I signed up to this forum earlier this week at the time of me writing this. I'm mainly here to browse the new projects as they develop, and see what strikes my fancy. Since this forum is aimed more towards the technical/development side of things, I probably won't be posting much, simply because I don't have much to contribute. I don't know much about how Doom works, I just like the game. Sorry.

Nevertheless, I'll post occasionally, whenever I have something to say, and just kinda hang out. See you around.

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