I have missed most of the backstory on this; the game alone sounds like fun.  
Is it a free game? Can I play it with Windows XP? What's the object? :)

Jane


On May 13, 2011, at 4:19 AM, Christopher Bartlett wrote:

> Ok, I beat the second quest.  (Hint, there is a nicety of timing when to
> introduce your turtles)  Now I'm on to the third, which is proving equally
> provoking and addictive, but there are still some niggles.
> 
> 
> 
> Why can't I destroy rocks?  Rocks do not have a destroy option.
> 
> 
> 
> Why can't I destroy piranha?  Yes, I tried out the piranha and at one point
> was low on power but wanted to rid myself of a few of the pesky things, but,
> while destroy is presented as an option for the p command, hitting
> shift-delete doesn't destroy one.
> 
> 
> 
> On the subject of piranha, I think these boys may be a little unbalanced.
> In my current game, I have 1,295 of  the bloody things.  Their die-off rate
> seems a bit low and they're not reacting to available food supply (or lack
> thereof) as expected.  I have no fish and no aquatic bugs left, only a
> couple of turtles and some assorted land critters.  They aren't killing off
> the land critters, so I don't know how they're surviving the sterilized
> waters they currently inhabit.  Neat idea, but you may want to rebalance
> them.  With both kaymans and turtles in the water, I'd have expected the
> population to stay a bit more in control.
> 
> 
> 
> And sadly, Jaws 12 doesn't work with the game, or at least it doesn't on my
> machine.
> 
> 
> 
> By the way, when you have 1300 piranha, the game slows down to a crawl, then
> freezes completely.  I had to exit via the task manager.  As I've saved
> along the way, I may now be screwed.  I don't know if this is a speech delay
> thing, or I've just managed to choke my machine.  If it's the latter, then
> about three more ticks would have killed anybody, as I'd have 3,000 or more
> piranha.
> 
> 
> 
> Ok, the amount of feedback I'm giving you now rivals David Greenwood.  Be
> honored sir.
> 
> 
> 
>                Chris
> 
> 
> 
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