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Old 08-04-04, 02:40 PM   #1
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hehe, i just saw a spam mail in the PDA for martianbuddy.com -- i remembered in gta: vice city where the websites they gave were real websites... so i decided to see for myself, and my assumptions were accurate, www.martianbuddy.com is actually part of the game and tells you how to unlock a cabinet -- not sure what's in the cabinet though; good stuff
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Old 08-04-04, 02:51 PM   #2
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do open the cabinet....very good thing inside indeed!!!
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Old 08-04-04, 02:53 PM   #3
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haven't found it yet, d3 crashed... i restarted playing because when i had started before i was with a friend, and didn't pay enough attention to the plot. i've seen the cabinet before, and i'm almost back at the place where i left off, heh.
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Old 08-04-04, 02:56 PM   #4
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Which level is this cabinet in ?
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Old 08-04-04, 03:11 PM   #5
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Crap I remember that cabinet its early in the game. I guess I will get it the second time around. Nice find.
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Old 08-04-04, 03:18 PM   #6
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ive seen 2 martian buddy storages - 1 early - 1 later. both got good stuff.
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Old 08-04-04, 03:41 PM   #7
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Oh yes, the cabinet is a GOLDMINE
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just did a whois on the website, annnnd guess what its dns server is....

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right after you see the first robo monster that puts the huge dent in the door is the first one, and i found it; good stuff
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Ah ffs! I tried martianbuddy.com and it didnt work Actually I got my gf to try it on her computer (in IE) and martianbuddy.com doesn't seem to work in IE, but it does in firefox. www.martianbuddy.com works in both though.

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Old 08-04-04, 10:02 PM   #10
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I'm pretty damn early in the game, and i've already gotten one of the martian buddy emails. That was right before the cabinet that contains the g******s. Hehehe... i have fun with them.
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