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Retired Mafia
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#40741

Posted 13 September 2017 - 03:03 PM Edited by Retired Mafia, 13 September 2017 - 03:05 PM.


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Top Gear Reasonably Priced Car - Canis Bodhi

Wed 20:00 GMT PS4

 

This weeks Top Gear will be a Reasonably Priced Car Night featuring the Canis Bodhi. You can buy a Bodhi for $25,000 (Southern San Andreas Super Autos) or steal one of the street for free if you can find one. The night will start with a bit of free roam fun before we launch into a playlist of races all using your Bodhi.

More details and sign up list in the events thread - http://gtaforums.com...s/?p=1068455524
Any more for tonight? Could do with a couple more. Plus it's my birthday so you have to attend 😝
Happy birthday myth!

I should be dropping by late in the event without a bodhi i'm afraid... that is of course if there's space. I won't be there for too long, just for some chat. Still have to prepare a lecture for tomorrow.

Could have put one of his hands over the track, turn it into a tunnel.


Missed this reply previously, i quite like how he's waving. Also you might not be able to see it in the pics, but the track enters his body via his pants. So the race does continue in his body
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#40742

Posted 13 September 2017 - 04:39 PM Edited by JuniorChubb, 13 September 2017 - 04:40 PM.

I would like to invite the Van Society to an event on the 23rd of September.

I should be good for this Steve, might need some coffee to get me through though at that time of night. :)
 
Not watched the vid but I am guessing we don't get to see the race until the night of the event?
Yep spot on fella. Track published on the night.
Sorry about late start. Maybe able to start 30mins earlier.
No need to move the start on my account Steve, I will be up and about at that time but will probably be on mute if I join. I'll drop you a PM on PSN to confirm my interest.

I was gonna save it for tonight but seeing as Maf got the ball rolling... Happy Birthday Miffy :)

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#40743

Posted 14 September 2017 - 10:28 AM

Cheers all who turned out for RPC Bodhi last night, was good fun 😊

However it maybe the last event I am able to host/partake in for a while.

Hopefully I won't be out of action for too long but I really don't know yet...

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#40744

Posted 14 September 2017 - 11:50 AM

Cheers all who turned out for RPC Bodhi last night, was good fun 😊

However it maybe the last event I am able to host/partake in for a while.

Hopefully I won't be out of action for too long but I really don't know yet...


Jesus. Just how hard did our party on your birthday???
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Mythaga
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#40745

Posted 14 September 2017 - 11:55 AM

Cheers all who turned out for RPC Bodhi last night, was good fun 😊

However it maybe the last event I am able to host/partake in for a while.

Hopefully I won't be out of action for too long but I really don't know yet...

Jesus. Just how hard did our party on your birthday???

I wish that was the reason lol
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#40746

Posted 14 September 2017 - 02:09 PM

 

 

Cheers all who turned out for RPC Bodhi last night, was good fun

However it maybe the last event I am able to host/partake in for a while.

Hopefully I won't be out of action for too long but I really don't know yet...

Jesus. Just how hard did our party on your birthday???

I wish that was the reason lol

 

 

lol fair play!

 

Hope all is well mate, see you back here soon

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#40747

Posted 14 September 2017 - 06:39 PM

We'll look out for you and online Myth, I might need a break from hosting on your return...

All the best with anything going on in your private life. :)
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#40748

Posted 14 September 2017 - 10:23 PM

Yeah take care Myth hopefully you'll be back soon!

Great fun last night guys, really enjoyed it and feels good to be back. See y'all soon!
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#40749

Posted 15 September 2017 - 03:00 AM

Thoughts on the new car?

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I haven't driven it much but it feels really good to drive! It feels planted, as if it was heavy but it's an amazing cruiser that can still get great speed. I'll have to drive it more but the short ride I took impressed me. As far as the other new cars well they're too expensive for me (down to 2mill now) so those will get a pass.

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#40750

Posted 15 September 2017 - 03:22 AM Edited by Luna 51, 15 September 2017 - 03:44 AM.

#37 Strike Vector EX
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Currently the fastest achiever on PSNP, for now
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#40751

Posted 15 September 2017 - 07:20 AM Edited by doubleg213, 15 September 2017 - 07:24 AM.

i kinda forgot i joined this crew , anyway i renewed my psplus subscription so i can join meetups, (ps4 tag:exy1134) so in other news, i am also a bit of an old tech enthusiast myself (i own an amiga a500, commodore 64 and zx spectrum +2)

 

As Braulio says, I'm very much into these as well. Spectrum wise I have a 48k, 128+ (my first Spectrum), 128+2 and a 128 +3. I also have a Sinclair QL which was the "high end" option over the original Spectrum 48. Between the 2 tape drive ones I must have at least 1000 tapes plus at least 30 or so discs for the +3. I think the QL is probably quite rare, it sold in the thousands rather than the millions like the Spectrum. I only bought it because I'd never even heard of one when I first saw it. 

 

Amiga wise I have a 500+ (my first Spectrum) plus a spare, a 600 and a 1200. Plus more discs than I could possibly count between stuff I bought and the rampant copying that went on, no matter how much piracy is present on the internet I don't think there will ever be a match for the Amiga and X-Copy days.

 

Still have my original PS, PS2 and PS3 plus a fat with all of the PS2 slots that I bought from someone who clearly didn't realise what it was.

 

Beyond that I've also got a couple of Game Gears, a Game Boy, a couple of Atari Lynx,  a CPC464, Vic20 and a few miscellaneous old PCs from 186 through to 486 era. I did have an old BBC Micro and some other thing they used in schools, the name of which escapes me, which ran on 5.25" floppies but somewhere at some point when I've moved they went missing

 

When I was at Uni originally and working as well it was the days of Yahoo auctions and you could pick stuff up for next to nothing, the +3 was boxed, came with one of the proper guns etc. and I paid something ridiculous like £15 for it and started picking up stuff like the Game Gears and Lynx which I'd always wanted as a kid but could never afford. Even ebay at the time was still excellent for picking up bargains. 

 

It will probably never happen but at some point I really would like to be able to have them all setup permanently and able to be used. 

 

Thoughts on the new car?

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I haven't driven it much but it feels really good to drive! It feels planted, as if it was heavy but it's an amazing cruiser that can still get great speed. I'll have to drive it more but the short ride I took impressed me. As far as the other new cars well they're too expensive for me (down to 2mill now) so those will get a pass.

 

I like it. Good mix of speed and grip but it still slides a lot. Got on with Chubb briefly on Tuesday night, it seems to sit somewhere around Stirling / Pigalle territory performance wise but against the Escort on a tight track with Chubb I was monstering away on the faster bits but the Escort destroyed it on the twisty bits. 

 

Good fun car to drive though and I can have the number 13 on it, although I've still not found a colour that I think quite works on it. Trying to do a bit of a Grabber Blue look but I'm finding the way the skins are for the liveries some of the paints don't look quite right.

 

Has anyone else noticed it has the worlds shiniest rear bumper as well?

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#40752

Posted 15 September 2017 - 11:15 AM

Can confirm that DubG raced the Spongebob Race and loved it!
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#40753

Posted 15 September 2017 - 07:26 PM

#37 Strike Vector EX
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Currently the fastest achiever on PSNP, for now
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Nice Lunas, is that time just for that game or an average time over all your games?

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#40754

Posted 15 September 2017 - 10:07 PM

Just that game, I just said "F*ck it" and installed it, the online trophies can be earned alone and found a way to prestige every 2 or 3 matches

Game is free for PS+ in NA
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#40755

Posted 16 September 2017 - 10:38 AM

Oh that reminded me I too got a new platinum. Dishonored, #4.

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#40756

Posted 18 September 2017 - 04:39 PM

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Top Gear Sedans

Wed 20:00 GMT PS4

 

This weeks Top Gear Challenge will see the Sedans Class being tested. Turn up in your favourite Sedan and put it through it's paces in acceleration, top speed, handling, braking, style and value before we head to the mean streets of LS for some racing.

More details and sign up list in the Events Thread - http://gtaforums.com...s/?p=1068455524


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#40757

Posted 18 September 2017 - 04:45 PM Edited by Van Society, 18 September 2017 - 04:51 PM.


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Saturday 23rd September 20:00 BST PS4


VS A-Team Night

 
Come and join us this Saturday for a night of fun and games in the VS A-team Night. After a meet up in free roam we will launch a playlist of jobs all based around the very predictable plot of an A-Team Episode. Chasing, racing, capturing, escaping and deathmatcning our way through the night in A-team garb and A-team vehicles.
 
We will need at least 6 people to run this event, it was postponed last time due to lack of numbers.
 
More details and sign up list in the Events Thread - http://gtaforums.com...s/?p=1068455524
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#40758

Posted 19 September 2017 - 10:27 AM

Hello VANS! Quick question. Are there any jobs considered "classic"VANS creations in the category TDM, LTS or Capture?

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#40759

Posted 19 September 2017 - 11:28 AM

Hello VANS! Quick question. Are there any jobs considered "classic"VANS creations in the category TDM, LTS or Capture?


Hi Lan :)

Most of our creations are race/car based unfortunately. I have created a few DM's, LTS and Captures but would not call them 'classic'.

We had a few on PS3 though, Panto Football and Panto LTS (Sumo) are two that Spring to mind. I have remade a Panto Delivery Job we used to run on PS3 but have not really tested it in a full lobby yet.

I cannot access RSC at work so will PM you some links when I get home.
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#40760

Posted 19 September 2017 - 08:15 PM

It's time to ape around again guys and gals :

 

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Get those submissions in, especially since the catman offered the pic some time back!

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#40761

Posted 20 September 2017 - 06:08 AM

Hello VANS! Quick question. Are there any jobs considered "classic"VANS creations in the category TDM, LTS or Capture?

Hi Lan :)

Most of our creations are race/car based unfortunately. I have created a few DM's, LTS and Captures but would not call them 'classic'.

We had a few on PS3 though, Panto Football and Panto LTS (Sumo) are two that Spring to mind. I have remade a Panto Delivery Job we used to run on PS3 but have not really tested it in a full lobby yet.

I cannot access RSC at work so will PM you some links when I get home.

Well we've got panto soccer, but that's not exactly the best job lol
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#40762

Posted 20 September 2017 - 07:40 AM

My 2nd 100+ kills
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#40763

Posted 20 September 2017 - 11:08 AM

Hello VANS! Quick question. Are there any jobs considered "classic"VANS creations in the category TDM, LTS or Capture?

Hi Lan :)

Most of our creations are race/car based unfortunately. I have created a few DM's, LTS and Captures but would not call them 'classic'.

We had a few on PS3 though, Panto Football and Panto LTS (Sumo) are two that Spring to mind. I have remade a Panto Delivery Job we used to run on PS3 but have not really tested it in a full lobby yet.

I cannot access RSC at work so will PM you some links when I get home.
Well we've got panto soccer, but that's not exactly the best job lol

Thanks guys, had to set the final playlist for Clash of the Crews last night so I sticked with R*.
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#40764

Posted 21 September 2017 - 11:20 PM

Latest GT6 snaps which are actually from months ago but never got around to editing.

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#40765

Posted 23 September 2017 - 09:11 PM Edited by JuniorChubb, 23 September 2017 - 09:12 PM.

Cheers for all those who came along for the A-team night tonight. Great fun all round and congrats to Salad for winning the playlist.
We will defo be running this event again in the near future.

I love it when a plan comes together (cue the music)...
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#40766

Posted 23 September 2017 - 09:48 PM

Glad all went well Chubb. Apologies for my absence, but with the whole passport fiasco, tiling my hallway floor and catman jrs need for watching trains, it just wasn't to be!

Normal PS4 service will be resumed next week

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#40767

Posted 23 September 2017 - 09:48 PM

Just quickly trimmed a clip from tonight...

With his team 3-1 down in a capture, only one health bar and only 50 seconds left Hannibal decides to lead by example...



I love it when a plan comes together.
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#40768

Posted 24 September 2017 - 02:07 AM

Sesh with Adri and Crow, felt like taking pics. Not too bad...

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Crow's Sultan made me feel fuzzy between the legs:

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Got more but will do like Rockstar: dripfeed them over the next few days.

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#40769

Posted 24 September 2017 - 04:58 AM

You’re whats wrong with the gaming industry!!
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#40770

Posted 24 September 2017 - 02:19 PM

WHAT A NIGHT
The eagerly await A TEAM night was brought to us by JUNIOR CHUBB with help from BAIZERBING I can assume and with only 4 players was a night to remember with the guessing what celebration aslad had chosen only to see it far to often to the B A race with gang burrito's (obviously)which was great from my view the highs the lows (constant kills by Bing camping ,and Chubb posting my death for the win
Definitely looking forward to the next time this event is run again with more players cos u all need to see what u missed the first time only wish I had memory space to show you the best Hannibal outfit by Chubb.
Happy Sunday all
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