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  1. Adjudication Accept/Reject Bug

    01-16-2018 at 12:18 PM
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    We are aware of the adjudication bug that has affected processed submissions this morning and are looking into it right now.

    We appreciate your patience while we deal with this issue.

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  2. Wall Concerns and Upcoming Features

    01-13-2018 at 03:33 PM
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    We understand that with the closing of the forums there is some functionality that is still desired for the Wall system.

    Please know that we are working on this and we would like to ask for some patience.

    Here are the items ...

    Updated 01-13-2018 at 03:43 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  3. Twin Galaxies Moderation

    01-06-2018 at 11:44 AM
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    Rudy has been banned for forty-eight months. If he attempts to contact any Twin Galaxies administration before 6 January 2022 by any means or for any reason, the ban will instantly double in length. If we see evidence of him disparaging Twin Galaxies anywhere during
    ...

    Updated 01-06-2018 at 02:27 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  4. Site Technology Update - Friendly URLS!

    01-04-2018 at 02:24 AM
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    We are pleased to announce that we finally have friendly urls for the Twin Galaxies Game Database!

    What are "Friendly URLS?"

    Well, normally when browsing the TG database, the various platforms and games and tracks are all referenced ...

    Updated 01-04-2018 at 02:33 AM by TWIN GALAXIES

  5. TG Editorial Has Soft Launched!

    12-26-2017 at 04:01 PM
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    Dear Community,


    We have recently "soft launched" the new editorial side of Twin Galaxies. We are excited about the future and hope that you are as well.


    TG now has an experienced editorial staff that will ...
  6. Happy Holidays from Twin Galaxies!

    12-24-2017 at 08:15 PM
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    Season's greetings from everybody here at Twin Galaxies! We wish everyone and their families a safe and wonderful holiday!❤️
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  7. Quick Update on TG Certificates and Submission Points

    11-30-2017 at 05:11 PM
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    The TG engineering team is working on integrating all of the systems needed to make it simple and easy for members to order TG Certificates and we hope to have it ready as soon as possible!

    For clarity, there will are 2 types of certificates: ...

    Updated 11-30-2017 at 05:15 PM by Jace Hall

  8. Game Database Image Upload Now Enabled!

    11-28-2017 at 03:49 AM
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    We are pleased to announce that user image upload capability has now been enabled in the new database!

    Verified members with a Credibility Rating of 1100 or higher now have the ability to optionally upload appropriate game box images into the game ...
  9. Atari Dragster World Record Investigation - Part 1 RELEASED!

    11-22-2017 at 01:53 PM
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    The investigation into the possibility of achieving a time of 5.51 in DRAGSTER on Atari 2600 Hardware continues...

    Very exciting!
  10. 3rd Party Atari 2600 Dragster Investigator Revealed!

    11-16-2017 at 08:45 AM
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    We are pleased to announce that world renowned modder Benjamin J. Heckendorn
    has been on the case and we will soon be seeing his progress into the investigation of the possibility of a repeatable 5.51 on Atari 2600 hardware.

    A recent blog post
    ...
  11. Official Twin Galaxies Certificates Returning SOON!!!

    SNEAK PEEK!
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    Anti-counterfeit secure paper technology
    Serialized # Issuance For Proper Authentication
    Custom Twin Galaxies Embedded Watermarking
    Uses Original Twin Galaxies Certificate Emboss Stamp / Gold
    ...

    Updated 11-02-2017 at 07:32 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  12. Addition of Missing Derivative Tracks

    11-02-2017 at 03:48 PM
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    Hello Community!

    We understand that there are multiple missing derivatives tracks on our scoreboard from games and "parent tracks" founded by Twin Galaxies and users that have not been active on Twin Galaxies for an extended period of ...

    Updated 11-02-2017 at 03:54 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  13. Submission Videos Not Playable

    10-31-2017 at 01:22 PM
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    Hello Everyone!

    We aware that lately there have been some cases where submissions have been made containing videos that upload as "not playable".

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    In cases like this, please send an e-mail to Contact@twingalaxies.com containing ...

    Updated 10-31-2017 at 01:26 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  14. H1Z1 Pro League Player Q&A

    10-27-2017 at 12:34 AM
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    Please explain the basics of the H1Z1 Pro League and what makes it different.

    Our goal is to take the right steps toward establishing a stand-alone, self-sufficient esports ecosystem.

    As such, the League will provide a teams, players, and owners ...

    Updated 10-27-2017 at 01:07 AM by TWIN GALAXIES

  15. Twin Galaxies and Twitchcon 2017!

    10-24-2017 at 06:24 PM
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    As many of you know, Twin Galaxies has partnered with Daybreak Games to establish the H1Z1 Pro League™ for Daybreak’s fast-paced, last-man-standing game, H1Z1®. The goal of the league is to create a sustainable esports ecosystem in partnership with teams for ...

    Updated 10-24-2017 at 07:23 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  16. New Job Posting at Twin Galaxies! We are Hiring!

    10-23-2017 at 11:34 PM
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    Scoreboard Researcher (Data Entry and Outreach)


    Twin Galaxies is seeking an experienced researcher with a broad knowledge of the video game industry. Twin Galaxies’ database contains high scores from present day back to the early 1980s. We would ...

    Updated 10-23-2017 at 11:38 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  17. Twin Galaxies and the New York Yankees!

  18. Quick General Update

    10-02-2017 at 12:26 AM
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    Wanted to give the community a quick update on the goings on:

    1) Database restructuring - Some of you may already be aware that @admin staff has stepped up efforts quite a bit and have been working on improving the database browsing experience. ...

    Updated 10-02-2017 at 12:41 AM by Jace Hall

  19. New Submission Flow Changes

    09-12-2017 at 08:23 PM
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    New incoming scores are now immediately placed into the database upon submission.

    The scores will be listed as NOT VERIFIED and will retain that status until fully processed by TGSAP.

    With this feature, players competing on a leaderboard ...

    Updated 09-13-2017 at 11:55 AM by admin staff

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  20. FORUMS ARCHIVED AND CLOSED...

    08-06-2017 at 03:18 PM
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    Since the implementation of the TG member wall system, many of the functions that the old TG forums supplied became obsolete or redundant - therefore we have now retired many of the old forums in favor of the new wall system.

    The retired ...

    Updated 08-06-2017 at 03:25 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  21. Author Ernest Cline gives nods to Twin Galaxies, Walter Day, Billy Mitchell for "READY PLAYER ONE" and helping to start eSports!

    08-01-2017 at 08:31 PM
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    Recently, Ernest Cline, author of Ready Player One met his heroes Walter Day and Billy Mitchell at Classic Game Fest - and point blank stated that "there would be no Ready Player One without Walter and Billy!"

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    Ernest then ...

    Updated 08-01-2017 at 08:54 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  22. NEW FEATURE - TWITCH LINK UPLOAD!

    07-25-2017 at 02:01 PM
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Size:  31.5 KBWe are pleased to announce that we have added an additional way for members to submit their video evidence - Direct Twitch Link Upload!

    Now when submitting a score performance you will be presented with both the option to upload a video directly from your computer ...
  23. The Dispute System Has Arrived.

    07-25-2017 at 12:48 PM
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    At long last the Twin Galaxies Dispute System has been made available.

    For more specific information on how it works and how you can participate -

    Please see this wall entry
    http://www.twingalaxies.com/entry.ph...Dispute-System
    ...

    Updated 07-25-2017 at 12:51 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  24. New Platform and Track stats

    07-14-2017 at 09:12 PM
    Since the recent addition of new platforms to the Twin Galaxies database, there has been a phenomenal amount of community involvement regarding the addition of new tracks.We have compiled the information and wanted to share the numbers with the community.

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    Updated 07-14-2017 at 09:16 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

  25. Preview of the forthcoming Dispute System...

    06-30-2017 at 01:01 PM
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    Dear Community,

    The Dispute System is in its last phase of private testing and should be coming online soon.

    As we all know this is going to generate a lot of conversation, some of which will be contentious. It is important that the discussions ...

    Updated 06-30-2017 at 02:07 PM by TWIN GALAXIES

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