jeffry747
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Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:30 am

Lately we have been seeing tons of great screenshots from FlightSim. They are all great, but I would also like to see some not-so-great shots. I would also love to hear your stories telling what happened. Got a spectacular crash? Let's see it. Gear got stuck? Cool. All pics are welcome. If I screw up I will get pics myself. The wilder the better.  eyepopping 
C'mon Big B, FLY!
 
desertwolf98
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sat Aug 06, 2005 6:14 am

Since I am new to the game, I am still trying to master it's controls. Lately I am trying to figure out just how accurate the game is when I try to fly a Boeing 777 from Philly out to the ocean and barely get it in the air when lightly tapping the up or down arrow key sends it into a fit of flying upside down randomly and then it nose dives right into the ground... I'm sure a plane that carries as many passengers,fuel, and passenger cargo as it does in real life goes haywire like that :p

still trying to figure out what I am doing wrong with it that it does that...
 
jeffry747
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sat Aug 06, 2005 8:08 am

Flight Sim pretty much can't be played effectively without a joystick or a yoke. I had the exact same problem with the planes being unflyable like that when I first started. I picked up a multifunction joystick, plugged it in, uploaded the software that came with it, and it was a whole new experience.
C'mon Big B, FLY!
 
N754AN
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sun Aug 07, 2005 4:41 am

Ha! I never screw up!  rotfl 

Chris  wave 
Fankoooooooo
 
pilot kaz
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sun Aug 07, 2005 6:00 am

Quoting N754AN (Reply 3):
Ha! I never screw up!

We all know you never screw  Wink
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sunnyb
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sun Aug 07, 2005 6:05 am

Quoting Pilot kaz (Reply 4):
We all know you never screw

LOL! Big grin :P
 
N754AN
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sun Aug 07, 2005 6:35 am

Well I wont be now me and my girlfriend split up!  rotfl  - Not that that would stop me!  rotfl 
Fankoooooooo
 
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bully707
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Mon Aug 08, 2005 10:41 pm

Quoting Pilot kaz (Reply 4):
We all know you never screw

Do I notice some hidden affection for the abovementioned user????  Wink  Wink  Wink

No harm intended.....

Godspeed

Bully
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ZKSUJ
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Mon Aug 08, 2005 10:53 pm

I'm sure many here would like to believe that they are the best FS pilots there are Big grin  Wink
 
UN_B732
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Thu Aug 11, 2005 10:14 pm

Oh Yeah, i'm a great pilot. I can't say how many times I'll land about 50 feet short of the runway, or land far right of the actual runway, take out the landling lights, and wind up in the grass. I'm an A++ pilot. And once I was taxiing out and took out a 737-400's tail.
What now?
 
dan2002
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Fri Aug 12, 2005 9:24 pm



I know, a shitty pic, but you get the point if ya look close enough.


-dan
A guy asks 'What's Punk?'. I kick over a trash can and its punk. He knocks over a trash can and its trendy.
 
Espion007
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RE: Screenshots-Flightsim Bloopers And Screwups

Sat Aug 13, 2005 2:19 am

I was trying to fly really close to that 737-got a bit too close. Man they build those 737s real good Big grin

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