15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

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15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Stiletto » 2017-6-29 @ 16:17

The first (public) thread:
and the first (public) post:
were June 30, 2002 at 7:46 PM GMT

(and the first registered user was June 30, 2002 at 4:47 AM GMT.)
memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&u=27357 (formerly u=1) )

(Prior to that, many of us were at the VDMSound forums, now long dead.)

At this point, VOGONS is officially 15 years old.

Happy birthday VOGONS! :)


PS. You can find the 10th Anniversary thread here: viewtopic.php?f=5&t=33028
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby clueless1 » 2017-6-29 @ 16:21

Happy Anniversary! So many people here who have been here ages longer than me. I still consider myself a newb. You do an awesome job of running the joint. Thanks for giving me an outlet for my retro passion, especially the like-minded good people here.

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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby F2bnp » 2017-6-29 @ 16:54

Hard to believe this community has been around for 15 years now :).

Love you guys, this forum is my little escape from everyday madness!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Qbix » 2017-6-29 @ 17:23

The party hat is back !

15 years is a nice milestone!
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Postby keropi » 2017-6-29 @ 17:35


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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby DosFreak » 2017-6-29 @ 19:08

15yrs. Time flies.

Wish I could do more around here but busy busy busy.

I retire from the Guard next year so that'll free up a weekend per month and two weeks and whatever depoyments in a year so hopefully I can get some more vogons time in.

I like organizing information so I'd like to scrape all the vogons info from the threads and dump it in the wiki (then mabye dump in an "archive" forum) instead of some other wiki stealing all of our secrets. You know who you are. heh.

I'm also wondering if we should do more at getting people who like fixing or testing games to setup shop here. Guess I need to go through all of my games and the various fixes and see about setting up a contact list.

When I visit other forums it's a pretty horrible experience. Controversy seems to be the rule rather than the exception. Glad to see we've been able to keep things sane here.
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby rcblanke » 2017-6-29 @ 19:21

Here, have some cake!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby DracoNihil » 2017-6-29 @ 20:02


What a silly party hat.

You guys are all silly.
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Jo22 » 2017-6-29 @ 20:33

Happy Birthday, VOGONS!
Let's look forward to the next 15 years!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby agent_x007 » 2017-6-29 @ 21:37

As old as Hyper Threading or Athlon XP Thoroughbred B core or GeForce 4 Ti/Radeon 9700 Pro.
Lot's of good stuff in 2002.
Happy anniversary :)
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Malik » 2017-6-30 @ 00:42

It's been a great pleasure being part of Vogons with so many interesting discussions and it's distinguished clean look. Happy 15th Anniversary!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby BeginnerGuy » 2017-6-30 @ 03:33

Happy birthday vogons :blush:
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby elod » 2017-6-30 @ 19:47

Happy birthday to us all!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Dominus » 2017-6-30 @ 19:59

It‘s been quite a ride...
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby olddos25 » 2017-6-30 @ 20:09

Happy birthday!
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby Beegle » 2017-7-01 @ 02:18

Happy birthday Vogons!
We're one of the coolest communities I've been part of. Here's to 15 more :)
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby NY00123 » 2017-7-01 @ 06:05

It has surely been a while :)
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby MMaximus » 2017-7-01 @ 14:04

Happy birthday Vogons and thank you guys for creating this place! :)
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Re: 15th Anniversary of VOGONS!

Postby firage » 2017-7-01 @ 16:35

Happy 15th anniversary! The future is bright. These hobbies are only going to keep growing.
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