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Originally Posted by Slaughtahouse View Post

No, that is stupidity. Who would sell their house to fund a game? A dumb*** would. Put your lively hood in jeopardy over what? A video game?

LOOOL

You could have 10 houses and millions of dollars.

None of it means a thing if you aren't happy and fulfilled.

I've never met a single person who is happy and fulfilled. Smoke and mirrors, my friends, smoke and mirrors.
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post #12 of 100
Looks nice, any gameplay though?
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No, that is stupidity. Who would sell their house to fund a game? A dumb*** would. Put your lively hood in jeopardy over what? A video game?

LOOOL

What a horribly deluded, short-sighted thing to say. This guy has the courage to chase a dream. Yes, it's a HUGE risk, but sometimes you have to take such risks to make a dream come true. Not everyone can be content with sitting comfortably in a false sense of security, some people do have higher aspirations. Unless of course what you just said is obvious flame bait...

Props to this guy for doing this and I wish him all the luck in his endeavor.
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No, that is stupidity. Who would sell their house to fund a game? A dumb*** would. Put your lively hood in jeopardy over what? A video game?

LOOOL

No, over his life's dream. It is an attitude like yours that leads nowhere but a mediocre life where at the end you have nothing but what-if's. Sorry to be so harsh.
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No, over his life's dream. It is an attitude like yours that leads nowhere but a mediocre life where at the end you have nothing but what-if's. Sorry to be so harsh.

I had to rearrange my previous response to him 4 times.

Let's say it was more than a bit harsh lmao
post #16 of 100
if this guy is married with kids then i don't know if he's an idiot or an insane person gambling his whole life on a video game

still i respect his " pursue of happiness "
post #17 of 100
I don't think I would sell my house to fund a Minecraft combat clone. I draw the line at losing my home when it comes to investing in things.

But, hey, to each their own.
 
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I just wish he bought a small apartment or something, im rooting for him but there is not much of a backing for his game im hoping he'll at least break even when he sells it.
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That sure is dedication.

These are the type of games I hope end up being a sure success.

Often times, it is the love and sweat a developer puts into the game that makes it the most successful. The worst games usually are the assembly line ones. This type of dedication is pure passion and I hope it is a successful gamble.
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post #20 of 100
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I don't think I would sell my house to fund a Minecraft combat clone. I draw the line at losing my home when it comes to investing in things.

But, hey, to each their own.

since when was a home an investment anymore?
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