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The Dream17 Vending Machine

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The Dream17 Vending Machine

Postby Squirminator2k » Sat Jul 23, 2005 11:14 pm

You insert a coin, and the next person tells you what you get. And they insert a coin, and so on.

So here we go - I insert a coin.
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Postby KBKarma » Sat Jul 23, 2005 11:19 pm

You get a subscription to World of Warcraft. HOORAY!!!

You have one credit.
-USE
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Postby Pooka » Sat Jul 23, 2005 11:46 pm

You get Jerry Springer: The Opera on DVD!

I insert a coin.
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Postby Squirminator2k » Sun Jul 24, 2005 8:49 am

You receive a lifetime subscription to "What Frog?" magazine.

*inserts coin*
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Postby Alien King » Sun Jul 24, 2005 11:07 am

you recieve a hammer

(fairly unimaginitive machine this is)

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Postby Run » Sun Jul 24, 2005 12:28 pm

Your face fills with glee as the mysterious object tumbles towards the collection point at the bottom of the machine. You reach down and pick it up, revealing a... minature, but perfect replica, of the vending machine.

No refunds, to your abject disappointment.



I insert a coin.
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Postby Worm Mad » Sun Jul 24, 2005 1:10 pm

You recieve what appears to be a television remote, however when you attempt to use it, you realise that you have the power to rewind, fast forward or pause all of creation (apart from yourself, of course)

CONGRATULATIONS, YOU HAVE UNLOCKED EARTH'S REMOTE CONTROL!

*puts a coin in the machine*
*taps the side of it gently as the machine whirs into life, in the hope that extra gifts may fall down*
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Postby Alien King » Mon Jul 25, 2005 12:12 am

*stick of dynomite drops out*
*extra stick of dynomite drops out due to the infernal tapping*

congratulations, you have recieved the short lived gift of dynomite

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Postby Cyclaws » Mon Jul 25, 2005 6:58 pm

A block of candy falls out.

*inserts a coin*
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Postby KennyTornado » Mon Jul 25, 2005 7:23 pm

You receive a lifetime's supply of Ninja Ropes.

Coins Inserted: 1
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Postby Run » Mon Jul 25, 2005 8:19 pm

You recieve an honours degree in Bovine Accidentology, but this is quickly revoked after you mis-diagnose a local bull's cause of death and cost the car insurance industry millions after claims based on false science.

Shamed and depressed, you retire to a highland cottage and die alone and unloved.

I insert a coin.
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Postby Squirminator2k » Mon Jul 25, 2005 9:57 pm

You receive a Cease & Deceast order from LucasArts, as the Monkey Island Fangame you are producing infringes on a number of copyrights currently held by the company.

*inserts another coin*
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Postby Run » Tue Jul 26, 2005 8:29 am

You recieve a rare blood disease, and through its bizarre effects you can now see the entire electromagnetic spectrum. The information is too much and you are essentially blind in daylight and busy cities, so you seek out darkness in rural areas and live out the rest of your life in a cave, hunting rats for food using your enhanced vision.

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Postby Alien King » Tue Jul 26, 2005 11:48 am

you recieve a coin

*inserts coin*
*tries to ram extra coins into slot*
*fails*
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Postby Cyclaws » Tue Jul 26, 2005 3:40 pm

You get a crazy frog.

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Postby Worm Mad » Tue Jul 26, 2005 5:35 pm

You get noticed by an aspiring young film director who casts you in the role of a vending machine repair-man in his latest film, "Insert Coin". Unfortunately, the film bombs at the box office and the press blame your terrible acting abilities. Your career is ruined.

GAME OVER. PLAY AGAIN? Y/N
You have selected Y

[Insert Coin]
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Postby Alien King » Tue Jul 26, 2005 9:00 pm

you recieve a box containing your own universe. you open the box. you prod the universe. you experiance a strange moment where everything becomes strange

you close the box

i enter the room

i insert a coin
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Postby KennyTornado » Tue Jul 26, 2005 9:43 pm

You receive a weekend trip to the lighthouse on Worms Island.

Me's inserted 1 coin.
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Postby Squirminator2k » Tue Jul 26, 2005 9:48 pm

You are in Greece, and this is considered a form of gambling. You are arrested and sentenced to death on a technicallity.

My COIN is IN the SLOT!
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Postby Alien King » Tue Jul 26, 2005 9:58 pm

a loading screen appears on the screen

you wait........

you wait some more........

it turns out the machine has generated an illegal operation and must be closed.

I insert a coin
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