Ouch. This game doesn't mess around.
If you didn't learn anything from your failure, then it wasn't harsh enough.
I refer you to results of your own poll. Get over it. The challenge Uplink presents is irresistable.
Yes, the tension is high in this game. Seems directly proportional to how evil the hack is.
Yes Virginia, real banks use spreadsheets. But I think what's under the hood in Uplink is a database.
A glorified database covered in 'RPG-paint' would be more accurate.
Did you notice that drag-and-drop is inverted? A program is drag-and-dropped onto the data. Hmmm...
I'm sorry to hear that your graphics card died. If you had tried to hack in "Second Life" they'd ban you from all gameplay, or so I've heard.
That door you just 'leapt through' was put there with no welcome mat. Best of luck to you.
When you come to grips with your own greed, please try it again. Let us know your progress/failure.
This forum will give you some of the best posts you'll ever see on the Internet.
What birthday gift is best for the man who has everything?
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My only point here is that topics seem to go off-topic a lot. No one here has much self-discipline.
Be greedy. I have an agent that stole 2,000k credits! There isn't even that much for purchase. What was I thinking?