Saturday, November 26, 2011

The Other Hardcore Mode

Reading around the Lovers Lab forum tonight... because I'm, well, severely bored. Normally just keep track of Oblivion stuffs, but I happened to pop into the FO3/NV section. Looking over a thread on a mod called "Sexout" which is a general perverse addon for NV; apparently based on some half-finished Japanese mod for FO3. The thread was about "what do you want to see in the mod?"

Glancing down the lists; usual fare -- raping, drugs, slavery, animal sex; all the stuff you normally see on wish lists for these sorts of mods.

Then I saw it.

"Support for NCCS companions somehow"

So many conflicting thoughts. I mean, there's the "ew" of course -- I'm not against dirty mods in any way, but that whole drugging and raping and slavery thing... it's not me -- but there's also "hey, I guess some people do use the mod!" followed by "I bet I could run out a compatibility plugin..." to "...do I want an official compatibility plugin for that sort of thing...?"

I wonder: am I wasting my time on the wrong kind of "hardcore mode" for NCCS? Popularity for the mod does seem to lie down the wet-spot-stained road...

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  1. So, how would your personal companions react to this discovery? :)

    I got to admit, it could be a shocking surprise for people looking for a companion "hardcore mode" plugin without realising what they're getting.

    Also, that word "plugin" suddenly gains disturbing overtones :O

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  2. "So, how would your personal companions react to this discovery? :)"

    Hang on, I think I have a .wav of gunfire around here someplace...

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  3. Despite the "morally questionable" circumstances, I suppose it should be comforting to know that the mod is more widely-used than has been readily apparent to date.

    Now I can't help but wonder how many of my own creations are someone's sex-slaves somewhere...

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  4. First of all, people do modding for fun and personal passion. Hence, if you don't like doing something - don't do it. So if someone wants your companions to be sex slaves it should be his problem and not yours. Let them do all necessary scripting and rewriting.

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  5. As someone calling himself "Druuler" on the 'net, I am embarrassed to say that I was completely clueless as to the reference of the posts title *facepalm* That said, now every time I see or hear the phases "hardcore" and "plugin", I am pretty sure as to where my mind will be going... I should be getting some rather strange looks for the ensuing giggles and snickers, not like that is unusual though.

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  6. @Druuler:

    Don't feel bad, it just means you haven't been completely corrupted by your time on the intarwebz yet.

    Don't worry, we'll get you there eventually. You took a big step today!

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  7. Why do I suddenly here "one of us! one of us!" chanting somewhere in the distance? Lol!

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  8. Corruption of innocent minds, there's nothing quite like it :)

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  9. No innocence here, hasn't been for years XD It is just a case of word association from playing FO3, etc, for the last year and a half.

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