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When did you hear about Spore?

March 05
17 (37.8%)
April 05
4 (8.9%)
May 05
5 (11.1%)
June 05
1 (2.2%)
July 05
2 (4.4%)
August 05
1 (2.2%)
September 05
3 (6.7%)
November 05
4 (8.9%)
December 05
1 (2.2%)
January 06
2 (4.4%)
October 05 (sorry it's out of order, I forgot)
1 (2.2%)
For future (if you vote this, I kill you) : February 06
1 (2.2%)
March 06
0 (0%)
April 06
0 (0%)
May 06
3 (6.7%)

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Offline 762

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When did you hear about Spore?
« on: January 24, 2006, 04:14:31 pm »
I found out in July, and wasted no time registering ;D



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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2006, 04:18:10 pm »
I found it in november, then a thread in a different forum (of all places, The Elder Scrolls Forums!!) lead me here.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2006, 04:23:30 pm »
Heard about it in may-june, but actually learned about it during november...so yeah, less wait for me  :o

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2006, 04:24:27 pm »
By chance I found out about it the day after.  Also found this site the day after by googling Spore.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2006, 05:07:56 pm »
I found about it a while ago!
A matter of fact, It was gaming steve's first article!
I lurked in the forums a while, then joined up a few months later.
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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #5 on: January 24, 2006, 05:10:01 pm »
I found out in March. I followed a link on the Sims2 BBS before it was deleted that led me here. I was curious as to what Spore was and why it couldn't be talked about on the Sims forum at the time.  I joined the same day.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2006, 05:11:43 pm »
Dear fellow forum members

Let us bow our heads and keep silence for one minute in honour of the memory of the month of October which has been omitted from the above and feels utterly rejected.



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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #7 on: January 24, 2006, 05:38:49 pm »
Dear fellow forum members

Let us bow our heads and keep silence for one minute in honour of the memory of the month of October which has been omitted from the above and feels utterly rejected.

Sorry about that, I added it now.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2006, 06:16:36 pm »
What if you are psychic and knew about it in February 2005?

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #9 on: January 24, 2006, 07:16:57 pm »
Found my way to the game Unnatural Selection looking for something or other about old Maxis stuff. Unnatural Selection had a 'related article' link on Gamespy from the day before or so talking about the GDC and ultimately, Spore. I clicked it and was blown away.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2006, 10:29:50 pm »
I heard about Spore in May, and from that day on I am desperately waiting for it :P
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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #11 on: January 25, 2006, 03:37:50 am »
I first heard about spore in March but I didn't take much notice of it until May when I visited the sporesite. And shortly after that I found gaming Steve, while searching for spore info, but I didn't join until November.

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #12 on: January 25, 2006, 05:23:48 am »
I learned about it in 2001. Read an interview in which Will Wright was thinking about making a game that simulates the Universe.....

Before someone starts asking: where is that interview? Sorry can't find it right now. Here's one small article from February 2002 to show he's been working on it since then: http://www.shacknews.com/onearticle.x/18596/
« Last Edit: January 25, 2006, 06:38:29 am by Snooty »

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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #13 on: January 25, 2006, 06:34:50 am »
rofl 762, thread search plz ;P
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Re: When did you hear about Spore?
« Reply #14 on: January 25, 2006, 10:57:53 am »
rofl 762, thread search plz ;P

Sorry, I might have made a duplicate thread. I just did a search, and I can't find anything, though. Could you please give me a link?

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