Who uses Discord?

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Do you have Discord?

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Who uses Discord?

Post by DarkZero » Sat Jan 14, 2017 8:48 pm

Discord is a chat client designed primarily for gaming lobbies and stuff but is also great for general use.

Most of my friends migrated here from Skype, to the point that I barely use Skype anymore, so I'm wondering what everyone else's experiences are. I'm thinking about hosting a group for VGF if it's popular enough.

EDIT: Oh yeah if anyone wants to add me: ZeroJanitor#4248

EDIT2: We got a VGF server now: https://discord.gg/pbSDTAZ
Join the VGF Discord server! https://discord.gg/pbSDTAZ

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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:08 pm

Not me, I don't discard when I play Yu-Gi-Oh, I try to use cards even if I don't need them because discard feels like a wast--

...what? Discord? I think I heard one of you guys mention it before but that was it.

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Post by Apollo the Just » Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:10 pm

I use it to tell peeps what I want for dinner at my weekly D&D group. The perks of this are that I have adorable Twitch sub emotes that carry over into Discord 8)
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Post by Random User » Sat Jan 14, 2017 9:20 pm

Yeah I use Discord. I'd totally be up for a VGF Discord chat, too. I believe I have you added already DZ. But if anyone else wants to add me, it's Jayrachi#3475

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Post by Marilink » Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:01 pm

We should definitely have a VGF Discord. I believe I'm Marilink on there, too.
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Post by Red » Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:06 pm

Skype is for squares.

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Post by DarkZero » Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:14 pm

All right well if people are on board:

https://discord.gg/pbSDTAZ Come on in!
Join the VGF Discord server! https://discord.gg/pbSDTAZ

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Post by Apollo the Just » Sun Jan 15, 2017 2:21 am

the one with the Detective Conan avatar is me btw in case anyone was confused
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Post by CaptHayfever » Sun Jan 15, 2017 6:30 am

I wrote a song called "Dischord".

And remember, "I'm-a Luigi, number one!"

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Post by VG_Addict » Sun Jan 15, 2017 8:56 am

When I hear "Discord", I think of the MLP character.

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Post by Booyakasha » Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:07 pm

^Likewise.
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Post by е и ժ е я » Sun Jan 15, 2017 2:28 pm

Never heard of it outside of this board. I thought it was a brony thing.
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Post by Marilink » Sun Jan 15, 2017 2:39 pm

Discord is basically the evolution of IRC. Lots of individual game communities use it, along with speedrunners, glitch hunters, etc...basically any group that would have an IRC channel has moved on to Discord, for the most part.
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Post by Random User » Sun Jan 15, 2017 3:04 pm

And it's cooler (and less resource-intensive) than Skype.

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Post by Calamity Panfan » Sun Jan 15, 2017 3:12 pm

I've never used it either but I guess if it allows me to connect with you dweebs more I might consider it
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Post by CaptHayfever » Sun Jan 15, 2017 10:21 pm

Does it have video?

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Post by Random User » Sun Jan 15, 2017 10:23 pm

[QUOTE="CaptHayfever, post: 1618861, member: 25169"]Does it have video?

And remember, "I'm-a Luigi, number one!"[/QUOTE]
I believe that is the only real thing Skype has over Discord. It doesn't have video.

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Post by Red » Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:08 pm

According to patch notes, video chat is in the works.

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Post by The Amazing Tazy Ten » Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:55 pm

Might as well, now.

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Post by Marilink » Mon Jan 16, 2017 6:53 am

If it does get video, it will be optional/toggle-able like voice.
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