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dinkme
Peasant Male India
 
My real name is Ambikesh and I live in India. Till now I have a released two graphic packs (one quite horrible by the way) and a Dmod demo which I don't intend to complete in a long time. Currently I am working on another Dmod - The Magical Realm of Histanbul. I am no longer an active Dinker and visit the website only once in a while.

And by the way, if you have seen the anime Inuyasha, then don't forget to see my graphics pack called "The Wind Scar". Though I couldn't make it as good as it looks in the anime because of a crappy Dink engine but I have tried my best.
If you want to ask me something mail or PM me. Though I wonder if anyone would ever ask me for any help or something like that.

Lurking in the site since: February 2005 in different patches, the first patch from Feb 2005 to July 05 being the longest one.

E-Mail dinkabu@gmail.com
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2008-04-05 12:42:24
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dinkme
Peasant Male India
 
It's been ten years since the game was released. I think the life of this game has been extended dramatically thanks to redink 1 who was committed to this website for so many years.

Laziness on the part of staff members or to be fair to them lack of time(seriously guys people have better things to do) has always been the case. But the number of D-mod makers has gone down, people no longer review D-mods with enthusiasm any more.

So IMO we need a new graphics engine and develop a Dink Smallwood 2 with that. That's the only way to revive the game. I know it's easier said than done and many people have tried and failed. But we can surely attempt to take up projects such as Windermere and try to complete it. Developing a game is a colossal amount of work and requires great programming knowledge and experience though....... I just have started to learn about programming one month back and hope to learn quite a lot in six months or so. I'll give it my best shot once I have enough knowledge. Easier said than done though........

dinkme has released 5 files

TitleCategoryAvgUpdated
Wind Scar Development, GraphicsGood 7.7April 9th, 2007
Trees, Tiles and Rocks Development, GraphicsGood 8.0March 30th, 2007
House GraphicsDevelopment, GraphicsTolerable 3.7June 6th, 2005
Fifteen Tasks of DinkD-Mod, DemoGood 7.7May 19th, 2005
Goblin CastleD-Mod, RompHorrible 0.1February 10th, 2005

dinkme has written 17 reviews

TitleFileTypeScoreDate
Goblin Castle Goblin CastleNormalHorrible 0.0March 24th, 2007
I I, Kara GuFeaturedExceptional 9.7February 9th, 2007
Castle Fix By Rabidwolf9 Castle FixNormalFair 6.5January 16th, 2007
Dink Jumps By Rabidwolf9 Dink JumpsNormalGood 7.0January 16th, 2007
Summon Spell By Rabidwolf9 Summon SpellFeaturedExceptional 9.0May 15th, 2006
New Status Bars Which Can Be Used Instead of the Standard Ones Chrome Status BarsFeaturedFair 5.0May 11th, 2006
As Good As Eternity Final+(Rev 8) By Tyrsis As Good As EternityNormalGood 8.7April 30th, 2006
I Stumbled on This D-Mod When I Was Searching For Some Good D-Mods Which I Haven't Played Back from the GraveFeaturedExceptional 9.4April 24th, 2006
Some Nice New Original Ice Graphics That Look Nice IceWorld TilesNormalGood 7.8April 18th, 2006
I Didn't Like the Dmod At All Helpin' the Ol' Duck FarmerNormalFair 6.0May 31st, 2005
Cloud Castle 2 : Scarab Cloud Castle 2: ScarabFeaturedExceptional 9.9May 29th, 2005
Well I Finished the Dmod At Last 9 Gems of Life (The)NormalGood 8.5May 27th, 2005
Good: Ok House GraphicsNormalTolerable 4.1May 20th, 2005
Nice Dmod TerraniaNormalExceptional 9.0May 10th, 2005
A Brand New Graphics Pack Evil HousesNormalExceptional 9.5April 1st, 2005
Very Small Map with a Lot of Bugs in it You Could Just Walk Through the Houses Or To the T... Stupid PenguinsNormalTolerable 4.0March 2nd, 2005
The Scenarios Are Pretty Easy And the Screenlock Ends As Soon As One Monster is Killed Impossible ScenariosNormalTolerable 3.8February 20th, 2005