The PokéCommunity Forums  

Go Back   The PokéCommunity Forums > Members List
Reload this Page Astinus's Profile
Sign Up Rules/FAQ Daily Battle Blogs Mark Forums Read


Astinus's Profile Picture
Super Moderator

Astinus Astinus is offline

Remember NovEnder

Visitor Messages

Showing Visitor Messages 2656 to 2670 of 3163
  1. Post Office Buddy
    December 5th, 2008 11:07 PM
    Post Office Buddy
    Oh, and thanks for the compliment on my sarcasm. It makes me feel special when someone as awesome as you says that I can execute sarcasm well.

    I've never actually visited a 4-chan board, so I have no idea how bad it is on those. I hope you don't have to become more strict though. It's fun reading your fun posts. But, I guess that you've gotta do what you've gotta do.

    I can't wait to read it already. If I become as obsessed as you then I'm afraid of two things. First, the character limit will be reinstated because I'll have to tell you everything I liked about it. Second, the PFF&P forum will explode from utter confusion from random quotes and allusions to the book. I have a bad habit of quoting books I like lol.
  2. Post Office Buddy
    December 5th, 2008 7:45 PM
    Post Office Buddy
    I wasn't trolling/imitating your style, was I? I mean, if it seems like I was, then be assured that I didn't mean to. I am an extremely sarcastic person IRL, and I actually have to hold back when I post here, LOL.

    Upon further investigation, I think I have found what spurred that addition to the rules. Still, I do wonder whether or not you consider me a troll or not.

    EDIT: Apparently my girlfriends brother might have Ender's Game. I'm going to double check tonight, but hopefully I can read it soon so I can figure out why you're obsessed over it XD

    DOUBLE EDIT: I guess he does have it. He's going to loan it to me tomorrow after I get out of work, and I should have time to read it tomorrow evening. Well, today really. I confuse myself.
  3. An-chan
    December 5th, 2008 2:02 PM
    An-chan
    It's horrible. If I had seen that when I was younger, I could've had nightmares after seeing the dreaded "death by flies".

    There's a colour? Dear gawd, I have to make a full family of killable people and investigate this matter! I've never noticed they have different colours. I've noticed their different actions, though. But they all like to play with toddler toys.

    Yes, you are. I always give up on making sims out of characters I like, because they never look they way I want them to. Of course, that problem is annihilated if it's never told how they look in the books. Which, by the way, is an interesting method. Maybe I should become a fan of those books, too. I just can't stop myself from telling everything about everything when I write. I feel like telling everything about my characters, from their beliefs and what was their relationship to their parents like when they were younger to the smallest detail of their eyes and the curtains of their room. Although most of them have no room and therefore no curtains. How sad it is to be a character of mine xD

    By the way, in Sims, cookies come in a bag resembling the one potato chips are sold in. Does that hold true to USA also? Do you eat cookies from a bag? We have boxes, and the cookies are neatly lined up in those boxes, just to be eaten when the box is opened... It must suck to be a cookie.

    You could put up a huge fight, resulting in him getting you a restraining order to any of his books. Then you'd be a real criminal! You could even occasionally send him a letter telling that you just read one of his books again... Chances are he'd be so annoyed he'd write a dozen of new books, thinking you can't get your hands on them. Of course, you would... Is my imagination a tad too vivid? xD
  4. CyberBlastoise
    December 5th, 2008 5:50 AM
    CyberBlastoise
    Pretty well...Nothing out of the ordinary happened though so also pretty bored.

    Anything you want to talk about?
  5. Sike_Saner
    December 5th, 2008 1:48 AM
    Sike_Saner
    And then be sure to use Overheat, like a certain toaster. X3
  6. CyberBlastoise
    December 4th, 2008 9:58 PM
    CyberBlastoise
    Hello, Astinus, how are you today?
  7. Buoysel
    December 4th, 2008 9:20 PM
    Buoysel
    My hard drive quit, and the up arrow key ran away.

    And its only 7 months old. Other than that, its been a great computer; for a POS.
  8. Post Office Buddy
    December 4th, 2008 8:43 PM
    Post Office Buddy
    So I assume you don't have an Office product key then? Oh, and random question about Adv Gen. I have Emerald, and although I played Ruby years ago, about four or five if I remember right, I cannot for the life of me remember where the Shadow Ball TM was on Mt. Pyre... Never mind, just realized I was at the wrong mountain XD
  9. JX Valentine
    December 4th, 2008 8:25 PM
    JX Valentine
    On the Bill fic: Ooh. Okay, now I'm imagining cutesy kid Bill who's been turned into a Clefairy Pokemorph. (Oh God, Asty. The plot bunnies!) The fic itself was good (although some parts made me twitch because I'm a character nazi), of course. But it just gave me cutesy plot bunnies.

    Buuut... You with nunchaku made out of bags of bread tied together while screaming that and hopping on cash registers is just as amusing. XD

    Aside from that...

    Sea kitten Magikarp. Some random cross-breed between Meowth or Purugly and Magikarp. And just imagine it! People will be talking about those random Magikarp recipes (which were weird) and someone stupid (like, say Kanto!Ash) would wonder if what he's eating is Magikarp or Combusken.

    More plot bunnies: Would this be a result of Team Rocket's hairbrained schemes, signed into existence by a drunken Giovanni?

    And just because the image of Magikarp with a Fu Machu mustache and a tiara on rolling around in kitty litter is way too amusing for me to pass up.

    I'll have to agree. XD Just thinking of it rolling around in kitty litter, period.

    For some reason, Astinus and Pikachu just work together. I was getting annoyed at giant question mark of unknown floating around if I left a VM, so I needed some random avatar. And I just got done imaging Andy as a Pikachu, so I went with that. And it just works well.

    In that case, I shall get a Combee so we can get an Andy theme going. XD But I'll have to get it when the MST goes up so, you know, it's easier to get the joke.

    I was going to ask why my Astychu icon means you need a Pokemon icon...but then I remembered that we're the same person.

    Eeexactly.

    (Honestly, that's why new editions of the Enderverse series books, and the web-issued short stories, have an image on the back that says "Actual Ender's Game". To deter piracy and fanfiction. Which amuses me, because there's not a lot of fanfiction on the web. It's just me writing it. Card is an amusing amusing man.)

    Oh, fear of creativity rape is amusing. You'd think he'd explicitly state he doesn't want fanfiction (a la Anne Rice) and get himself on the no-fanfic list if he doesn't want that happening. XD

    And the lack of a character limit means I ramble.

    As it does with me. 8D

    Edit: I've been thinking of editing the PFF&P rules to just say "Astinus is always right" and leave it at that. Think of the fun there would be! No one would know what fic is wrong or not, and they'll all be paranoid and won't post! Or perhaps there will just be a lot of really bad fics.

    Either way, I'll be amused.


    I'm imagining something along the lines of a car wreck happening as a result. XD
  10. Gummy
    December 4th, 2008 8:23 PM
    Gummy
    That was the eighth chapter!? Wow, I hadn't realized I'd gotten that far. I'm actually past Ender's transfer and Card witched back to Peter and Valentine's life. I was somewhere in the middle of that chapter.

    It's really great that you found your old work. I know that if I lost all my fanfiction and RP posts, I wouldn't have the heart to even think about Pokemon. I guess this means I'll finally have a chance to read something you've written.
  11. Gummy
    December 4th, 2008 7:54 PM
    Gummy
    Unfortunately, I no longer have a library card. I've always preferred owning books rather than borrowing them and this entire ordeal has reminded me why.

    I've only been reading about a chapter a day, if not less, and I just getting to the interesting parts (when Ender gets transferred to rat army). I WANT MY BOOK! =(
  12. Post Office Buddy
    December 4th, 2008 7:52 PM
    Post Office Buddy
    So your Digimon fic is saved? That's good news! I'm still going to look around anyway, if only to protect myself from permanently losing files or in case this happens to someone else.
  13. Sike_Saner
    December 4th, 2008 7:28 PM
    Sike_Saner
    Manager: Clean this up.
    Astinus: :B


    That is officially the BEST response to being asked to clean something up. For that matter, it's probably the best response to any command. X3
  14. Gummy
    December 4th, 2008 4:41 PM
    Gummy
    I used his card to get Ender's Game, not knowing he had LOADS of overdue books. So apparently the library called and asked for all they're books, he went on a massive book hunt, found EG checked out under his name and the rest, as they say, is history.

    I asked him to go back and get it but he refuses to do it today. I swear if that book isn't there tomorrow, there will be hell to pay.
  15. Gummy
    December 4th, 2008 4:14 PM
    Gummy
    I came home today to discover my dad had returned Ender's Game back to the library. There will be blood.

About Me

  • About Astinus
    Interests
    In case it wasn't obvious, my life pretty much revolves around Ender's Game and all other Orson Scott Card books.
    Location
    Connecticut, USA
    Gender
    Male ♂
    Occupation
    POS
    Also Known As
    Asty
    Favorite Pokémon
    Meowth
    Pikachu
    Charizard
    Twitter
    HunterAstinus
    Go Team
    Mystic

Statistics

Total Posts
Activity by Forum
Visitor Messages
Blog
General Information
  • Last Activity: 1 Hour Ago 7:06 PM
  • Join Date: May 4th, 2006
  • Referrals: 5

Friends

Showing Friends 1 to 20 of 58

Emblems

Emblem Showcase - 34 Total
  Emblem
x. Moderator
The most striking Moderators receive this stylish emblem.
Awarded: December 2nd, 2008 6:13 AM
Writer
Skilled and creative, these members have written their way past through PC's literary standards. Includes those who excel at the roleplaying genre.
Awarded: December 17th, 2008 9:05 PM
Feature Majorette
Yes. You're awesome enough for me to put you on the spot.
Awarded: March 14th, 2010 1:17 PM
PC Veteran
These old folks have been around for far too long but we love them anyway.
Awarded: July 5th, 2010 12:22 PM
Kuribo's Shoe
Congratulations! You got a shoe. Keep being awesome and you might get the pair.
Awarded: July 5th, 2010 12:23 PM
Gender Bender
For those of us who can't seem to figure out what we are and confuse the rest of the community along with them, this emblem is awarded to you.
Awarded: September 7th, 2010 7:00 PM
Togetherer
You hosted an event at the Get-Together 2010, bringing hundreds PC members together and contributing to HUGE SUCCESS! We are GLaD for you.
Awarded: November 8th, 2010 11:09 PM
PC Reviewing Challenge
Congratulations! Through your nitpicky behavior, willingness to teach, and need to torture yourself, you've somehow managed to complete this challenge.
Awarded: February 25th, 2011 9:13 PM
Partymaker, Cake Helper and Celebrator
This member helped to organize the PokéCommunity Holiday Hop, held in the closing moments of 2011 and into 2012! Thanks for helping in the party that got us into the new year!
Awarded: January 6th, 2012 1:41 AM
2012
This member chimed into MMXII at the PokéCommunity!
Awarded: January 13th, 2012 8:26 PM
Unova Springs Back Participant
You participated in at least one of our events in Unova Springs Back! Whether you completed 30 days of Unova, speculated on B2/W2 or even guessed a few Pokemon, we hope you had fun!
Awarded: April 18th, 2012 6:28 AM
There's a spark in you
You've ignited the light in PC's heart by being a great host during PCX!
Awarded: November 18th, 2012 4:23 AM
Holder of the Triforce
This member participated in a week of the Video Game Arcade Week! They now hold a piece of the Triforce!
Awarded: May 31st, 2013 8:02 AM
3rd - AAA
This member manged to score third place during the Video Game Arcade Week!
Awarded: June 21st, 2013 9:07 AM
x. Super Moderator
Or super striking Moderator? Only the coolest S-Mods get this stylish emblem.
Awarded: August 23rd, 2013 4:59 AM
Manly Super Moderator
Or super manly Moderator? Only the manliest S-Mods get this handsome emblem.
Awarded: August 23rd, 2013 5:00 AM
You're definitely my type!
Fairy type, that is. You're special to this little Sylveon, so don't go evolving, okay?
Awarded: November 3rd, 2013 11:54 AM
Three Yveltal, Two Yveltal...
None. Thank you for joining us in the countdown to X and Y. Sorry it took so long!
Awarded: November 6th, 2013 11:56 AM
Gengaratulations!
Thanks for participating in the 2013 Favorite Pokémon Tournament, and voting Gengar (and family) as PC's favorite Pokémon!
Awarded: January 14th, 2014 11:02 PM
Digidestined
You are one of the chosen child, take this digicrest!
Awarded: March 7th, 2014 12:10 AM
The Magic of Friendship
Have you ever wonderered what friendship could be? That's until you shared your magic with me!
Awarded: July 16th, 2014 3:51 PM
Little Ninja
This person is a ninja when it comes to speed posting.
Awarded: September 30th, 2014 2:08 PM
Floette's Attempt
You might not have won any game in PGM this month over at PGC, but here's an emblem for your participation!
Awarded: February 3rd, 2015 8:05 PM
Who's That Pokémon! Bronze Emblem
Congrats! This member successfully guessed one Pokémon in 'Who's that Pokemon!'
Awarded: April 18th, 2015 5:51 PM
PGC's Youngster
Shorts are comfy and easy to wear, but Lance wears pants.
Awarded: August 20th, 2015 7:59 PM
Re-Vision
"Clustering bonds will illuminate a new miracle... Become the path that lights the way!"
Awarded: February 27th, 2016 4:58 PM
PGC 30 Day Champion
This user answered all 30 questions in our 30 day challenge in PGC! They're the real MVP!
Awarded: July 4th, 2016 6:45 AM
Alola Exeggutor
nah bruh this emblem ain't even Exeggutor's full form.
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:04 PM
Alola Exeggutor's First Neck
You're really insisting on finding out how long this emblem is?
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:04 PM
Alola Exeggutor's Second Neck
This emblem is REALLY LONG LOL... I'm not gonna say I told you so!
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:06 PM
Alola Exeggutor's Third Neck
Ok I take that back, I told you so. This still ain't even it.
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:06 PM
Alola Exeggutor's Fourth Neck
Getting closer! Are you tired yet?? If this is your last emblem, congratulations on getting a stick!
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:07 PM
Alola Exeggutor's Body
You finally got to the bottom only to find out that Exeggutor's whole body doesnt even fit in THIS emblem! Its tail says hi though, wherever that is.
Awarded: 3 Weeks Ago 8:07 PM
One of Us...
You finally decided to join the army of Ghosts? We expected as much...
Awarded: 2 Weeks Ago 6:07 PM

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 8:51 PM.


Style by Nymphadora, artwork by Sa-Dui.
Like our Facebook Page Follow us on Twitter © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity™, pokecommunity.com.
Pokémon characters and images belong to The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo. This website is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Nintendo, Creatures, GAMEFREAK, The Pokémon Company or The Pokémon Company International. We just love Pokémon.
All forum styles, their images (unless noted otherwise) and site designs are © 2002 - 2016 The PokéCommunity / PokéCommunity.com.
PokéCommunity™ is a trademark of The PokéCommunity. All rights reserved. Sponsor advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. User generated content remains the property of its creator.

Acknowledgements
Use of PokéCommunity Assets
vB Optimise by DragonByte Technologies Ltd © 2016.