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Postby Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Fri Oct 28, 2005 3:49 am

Just to make the final announcement:

The 4th Bi-Annual WOWAY Awards will be held tomorrow, October 28th, at 8:03 PM Pacific time. Don't miss it!

Whether or not there will be some sort of pre-show carpet special is unknown to me but if Mecca (or someone else, for that matter) is doing it, the chatroom is open all day before, he can announce when he wants to start it.

As for the problems with the chatroom that WHiZZi mentioned, we'll be using an alternate chatroom tomorrow. Here is a quote from WHiZZi

The non-java chat is down, I cannot fix that. The Java chat and normal IRC is working fine IF you connect to wacko.zipzap.nl on port 7000 (irc.weirdalforum.com is also broken)


The room is #weirdal just like on the regular IRC server. If anyone has any trouble getting in, please tell us today so we can find somewhere else to have the Awards (Driew suggested scottidog's chatroom but it might be nice to check with her before just throwing a party in her house :F)

So, please, don't hesitate to tell us "OMFG!! i cnt g3t in2 da chatrm!!!!11!1!!"
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Postby Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Fri Oct 28, 2005 4:11 am

Ok, looks like people are already having problems with the new chatroom. I'm going to see if we can get in scottidog's for the evening and, if so, I'll post a link to that here.
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Postby Elvis » Fri Oct 28, 2005 4:37 am

iisryan27 @ Oct 27 2005, 10:11 PM wrote: Ok, looks like people are already having problems with the new chatroom. I'm going to see if we can get in scottidog's for the evening and, if so, I'll post a link to that here.


Well I'm in Java chat and mIRC right now, and both are working fine.

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Postby Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Fri Oct 28, 2005 5:16 am

I think the problem was that a lot of people don't have Java or mIRC. If it works for more people, please tell us and we can set things straight.
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Postby Driew_La_27 » Fri Oct 28, 2005 5:45 am

It seems to be working for me. Although I don't have my mod powers anymore. :(
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Postby running with Dutch windmills » Fri Oct 28, 2005 8:29 am

iisryan27 @ Oct 28 2005, 03:49 AM wrote: Just to make the final announcement:

The 4th Bi-Annual WOWAY Awards will be held tomorrow, October 28th, at 8:03 PM Pacific time. Don't miss it!



I'll see if I'm awake at that time , local time overhere is then 05.03 AM.
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Postby Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Sat Oct 29, 2005 12:52 am

Alright, we've tested the chatrooms and we've decided that the Awards should be held in the new chat server that WHiZZi made for us.

To access it, connect to wacko.zipzap.nl on port 7000 on mIRC or Trillian or whatever IRC manager you use or you can use the Java chatroom like normal.
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Postby queen_and_weirdal_fan » Sat Oct 29, 2005 1:44 am

EDIT: Should go in chit-chat topic. Please ignore this post.
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Postby Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Sat Oct 29, 2005 5:06 am

Welcome to the 4th bi-annual WOWAY Awards! I'm your host, iisryan, and this is your other host, Driew_La_27! Here is part one of the animation:

They are downloadable at the main site.

Only Newbie Zone is avalable now but more and more will become downloadable throughout the night.

Newbie Zone direct download mirror
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Postby anthontherun » Sat Oct 29, 2005 5:17 am

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The requested URL /awards/4_presentations%5Cnewbiezone.htm does not exist.
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