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Old 22nd March 2007, 03:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Arrow Hi there - I'm new...

Hello all,

In keeping with following your rules;
  • I am 25 years of age or older, (actually 41 in July...sheese, where did this year go?)
  • I have read our AUP and FAQ and agree to it's terms and conditions.
  • I have read the Server Guidelines.
I've been a gamer since there have been games to be played, most recently the game of choice being Call of Duty 2. Iv'e worked in the game industry and own many FPS WWI games from EA. (now you know where I worked).

I was recently involved in another clan and was instrumental in getting their bugs worked out in the beginning, but they grew too fast, adopted a military structure, became totalitarianistic as well as, (dare I say?), Fascist in nature. It made for a very uncomfortalbe place to be despite their touting that they are a family (I could go on but I care not to.)

Both my wife and I like to play friendly games where we can chat with Teamspeak software to the folks in the game and would love to be able to treat COD2 and other games as a form of relaxation rather than stress. The whole stress thing comes from spawn campers and dirty tactics such a hacking, glitching and use of "untraceable hacks".

In the group I just left, it's painfully obvious, (by looking at the stats and kill ratios), that there are people in that group who use hacks and the group doesn't do anything about it. Very frustrating.

I am looking for a group of gamers who aren't to above being gentlemen on the battlefield. Spawn camping is a seriously hot topic for me and I am hoping to find a group that frowns upon it, as well as cheating.

I'd like to submit myself to be a member but I'm still getting used to your forum architecture - SOOO MANY GAAAAAMMES!!!

Respectfully,

"Catgut"

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If accepted, I'll shoot my wife this site and you can look forward to having two more COD2 folks, (her callsign is "Red Witch")
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Old 22nd March 2007, 05:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to TOG Catgut! Your application looks complete to me. One of the admins will be by soon to review it. You should have fine time here, just watch out for the the friendly TKs from the CoD bunch .
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Old 22nd March 2007, 05:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks so much - TKs huh? LOL, do you have servers where Friendly Fire is turned off? - My primary game choice has been team deathmatch. I'll find out more about your servers once I'm in, I suppose.

Thanks again

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Old 22nd March 2007, 06:02 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I have no clue about CoD. I'm sure that the CoD group will help you get acclimated.
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Old 22nd March 2007, 06:12 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Welcome to TOG, your application has been reviewed and approved.

You will now have full access to all parts of the TOG website
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Undoubtedly you want to get started and the best place to start is to visit the main forum for the game in which you are interested, have a read of the sticky posts and other threads that catch your attention.

Introduce yourself and ask any further questions you may have. TOG Members are very helpful so don't be shy....ask away

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Old 22nd March 2007, 08:30 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 22nd March 2007, 09:19 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Welcome to TOG

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Old 22nd March 2007, 05:13 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Welcome mate , come check out red orchestra its a great fps.
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Old 22nd March 2007, 08:01 PM   #9 (permalink)
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welcome to TOG, try the battlefield series too, hope to see you on the battlefield
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Welcome to TOG! Please stop by the COD division forums, check in with the peeps there, and find out what COD is all about and what the really really dark side of TOG is playing. JK. You will be more than welcome to stop by and say hello. Once again welcome.
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