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    Thread: The old MSKB articles
Post: The old MSKB articles

In case anyone else is still interested in these for some reason, or just wants some light nostalgic reading... General Microsoft Knowledge Base/Microsoft Support archives don't have these articles...
andyrkki Websites 0 442 12-Mar-2022, 4:15 PM
    Thread: CCLP5 Submissions Have Opened!
Post: RE: CCLP5 Submissions Have Opened!

Please consider all eligible levels in AndrewR1 for inclusion in CCLP5.
andyrkki Announcements 40 16,918 01-Oct-2021, 12:11 PM
    Thread: Please restore the Special forum...
Post: RE: Please restore the Special forum...

Cowman Wrote: (08-Feb-2020, 10:42 PM) -- How about merging CCLP4 discussions into Special and making it all visible? -- Right now the CCLP1 and CCLP4 discussion threads are cleanly separated. Mixin...
andyrkki Feedback 4 2,878 08-Feb-2020, 11:50 PM
    Thread: Please restore the Special forum...
Post: Please restore the Special forum...

... and rename it to "CCLP1 Discussion". First of all, it makes no sense to have a CCLP4 Discussion forum but keep the CCLP1 one hidden. In each case, the threads provide valuable info on how that ...
andyrkki Feedback 4 2,878 08-Feb-2020, 8:59 AM
    Thread: An open message for the staff here
Post: An open message for the staff here

Long ago, in the bygone days of the Chip's Challenge community, one member had a simple vision: an all-in-one Chip's Challenge website. Just over a decade ago now, and after a lengthy period of planni...
andyrkki Feedback 2 2,254 01-Feb-2020, 2:01 PM
    Thread: Yahoo! Group message archive?
Post: Yahoo! Group message archive?

Quote: -- 11 hours ago, chipster1059 said: Most of the messages I remember were from a bot about new file uploads. I didn't know there was any useful information on solving CCLP2 levels. I have ...
andyrkki General Discussion 4 3,448 26-Nov-2019, 8:39 AM
    Thread: Yahoo! Group message archive?
Post: Yahoo! Group message archive?

First off, I'm pretty surprised nobody seems to have mentioned it here yet, even though the Bit Busters Club already grabbed the levelsets from there, but anyways: Yahoo! Groups is basically turning i...
andyrkki General Discussion 4 3,448 24-Nov-2019, 1:23 PM
    Thread: Chip's Challenge in 1991 catalog
Post: Chip's Challenge in 1991 catalog

This is incredibly interesting - thank you so much for sharing! It's always so intriguing to read things like this from the early digital era, especially now that physical media is being eclipsed and...
andyrkki General Discussion 2 2,483 10-Sep-2019, 1:23 PM
    Thread: Eighteen years - it's been a good run.
Post: Eighteen years - it's been a good run.

One by one, the old CC community sites have been shutting down. It's understandable, but regrettable. The end of an era, in a sense. :slight_frown:
andyrkki General Discussion 8 5,031 14-May-2019, 3:40 PM
    Thread: Any ideas for pulling this off?
Post: Any ideas for pulling this off?

Quote: -- On 2019-05-12 at 4:51 PM, Gavin said: My idea for a level is basically you start by watching a series of monsters pass over a button paying attention to the timing. Then, after a trigger...
andyrkki Level Discussion 4 2,674 14-May-2019, 3:36 PM
    Thread: Other puzzle game recommendations
Post: Other puzzle game recommendations

Quote: -- On 1/20/2019 at 11:12 AM, Hash1 said: The Adventures of Lolo series and it's japanese version Eggerland are similar to Chip's Challenge in the way that you have to complete levels by col...
andyrkki General 15 7,723 24-Jan-2019, 7:46 PM
    Thread: Other puzzle game recommendations
Post: Other puzzle game recommendations

Quote: -- On 12/25/2018 at 3:34 PM, Earthling said: I checked out Reflexion. It's interesting how many of the levels have a special mechanism unique to that level, like disappearing walls or a cou...
andyrkki General 15 7,723 24-Jan-2019, 10:35 AM
    Thread: On wiki pages
Post: On wiki pages

The keys and locks are largely the same, with minor differences that can easily be noted on a single page. Buttons and teleports of different colours are very different tiles. Each should have its ow...
andyrkki Poll Station 5 3,446 22-Jan-2019, 3:21 PM
    Thread: does anyone know if the original chip's challenge for windows hides files on your computer and how to fix canyon.mid?
Post: does anyone know if the original chip's challenge ...

Quote: -- On 12/15/2018 at 12:03 PM, Indyindeed said: canyon.mid only plays in the original if you have canyon.mid preinstalled in your hard drive, which as far as I know is only true for the Wind...
andyrkki Level Discussion 3 2,306 21-Jan-2019, 2:42 PM
    Thread: Other puzzle game recommendations
Post: Other puzzle game recommendations

Quote: -- On 12/25/2018 at 3:34 PM, Earthling said: It reminds me a little of MarbleZone, which you can dig up the demo version of on archive.org: https://web.archive.org/web/20011201190605/http:/...
andyrkki General 15 7,723 21-Jan-2019, 12:55 PM
    Thread: Other puzzle game recommendations
Post: Other puzzle game recommendations

Just wondering: anyone here tried out the game I mentioned in the first post? I'd be very curious to hear what experienced CC players think of it in particular, and if it matches my view that it's ju...
andyrkki General 15 7,723 04-Nov-2018, 8:29 AM
    Thread: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submissions Close May 31)
Post: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submission...

Quote: -- 7 hours ago, quiznos00 said: Everything I listed in the third paragraph is still up to further debate. -- I see - did you edit the first post here? Otherwise I must have missed that....
andyrkki Chip's Challenge 2 82 35,580 01-Nov-2018, 6:11 PM
    Thread: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submissions Close May 31)
Post: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submission...

Quote: -- 1 hour ago, Flareon350 said: the CC2 original set uses 9x9 viewports. -- Quote: -- 22 minutes ago, chipster1059 said: May I point out that the original set that comes with the gam...
andyrkki Chip's Challenge 2 82 35,580 01-Nov-2018, 10:23 AM
    Thread: CC2 Community Pack Survey
Post: CC2 Community Pack Survey

Just to clarify my view on the set name: remember that CCLP1 was made first and foremost as a replacement set for the freely licensed Tile World. So if the final name does turn out to be CC2LP1 it wo...
andyrkki Chip's Challenge 2 54 23,958 01-Nov-2018, 7:51 AM
    Thread: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submissions Close May 31)
Post: Call for CC2LP1 Level Pack Submissions (Submission...

@quiznos00 Why are 9x9 viewport levels allowed when there were numerous opinions against it in the feedback topic, and they clearly go against the spirit of a CC2 set? Yet at the same time you did dec...
andyrkki Chip's Challenge 2 82 35,580 01-Nov-2018, 7:50 AM