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13 Post author: Academian 26 November 2012 12:52AM

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Comment author: Jabberslythe 26 November 2012 10:15:06PM 1 point [-]

I have been looking for a good calibration test for a while! Thank you.

Here's a little critique: The questions are becoming repetitive after playing it for not too long. I have noticed that a few of the questions are wrong, as in it says that I am wrong and docks points but I am right according to the data it sites (I think some of these had to do with the dark knight).

Comment author: Jabberslythe 27 November 2012 02:51:00PM 2 points [-]

Also, many of the questions are US centric and many of the questions are about sports or popular music or other things that I would not expect the average person interested in calibration to knowledgeable about or interested in. If you are trying to make it take off these might be justified however, these could be good decisions.

Comment author: Alexei 06 December 2012 04:04:38AM 1 point [-]

Yes, I agree. We are working on adding more questions to the game.

I fixed the bug with the film question.

Comment author: ChristianKl 03 December 2012 11:38:50PM 0 points [-]

When it comes to the boiling point of platinum I would however doubt that the average person has any interest.