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Re: F9 Name Proposal



On Tuesday 13 November 2007 21:49:43 Jakub 'Livio' Rusinek wrote:
> I'll always say what I think is better... Do not go so high - to the
> planets :P .
>
> Maybe Dog or Wolf... Relations with Werewolf are obvious xD .
>
> Dnia 13-11-2007, wto o godzinie 21:44 +0400, Laith Juwaidah pisze:
> > On Tuesday 13 November 2007 21:32:15 Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> > > On Nov 12, 2007 10:58 PM, Nicu Buculei <nicu_fedora nicubunu ro> wrote:
> > > > Jakub 'Livio' Rusinek wrote:
> > > > > Simply - Owl, Nightbird, Humming or Bird :) .
> > > >
> > > > I absolutely hate to be "that guy" but... the name decision is not
> > > > ours (Art Team) to make and traditionally now is also too early for
> > > > it.
> > >
> > > Is it too early? I think there are proposed changes for the
> > > development process which would put the "naming" process earlier in
> > > part to get the art team time to have the option to build a theme
> > > associated with the codename.
> > >
> > > Regardless of when it happens, there are established rules for the
> > > name game, which I assume people in this thread are not aware of.
> > > Names between releases must relate.  Release N+1 must be named such
> > > that releaser N+1 relates to N, such that releases N+1 and N-1 are not
> > > similarly related.  So we can for example just keep picking city names
> > > or flower names over and over again.
> > >
> > > The rules for F9 as I understand them are:
> > > The relationship that connects Moonshine and Werewolf cannot be
> > > re-used. The F9 name and werewolf must share are "both are"
> > > relationship. The F9 name and moonshine must not share a "both are"
> > > relationship You also should provide an obvious next relationship that
> > > can be used to connect the name to F9 to F10
> > >
> > > The "Unicorn" example I provided follows the name game rules. I stated
> > > the N+1 to N relationship explicitly.  Both a unicorn and a werewolf
> > > are mythical creatures whereas moonshine is not.
> > > I also hinted at the next relationship that can be used to move beyond
> > > unicorn.  Unicorn was the mascot for my high school, so for F10 you
> > > could move from unicorn to any high school mascot that was not a
> > > mystical creature. Though that's actually not a good out. A better out
> > > would be Tom Cruise movie co-stars (a unicorn was in the movie
> > > Legend).
> > >
> > > Names like "galaxy" or "night bird" need to be given in the context of
> > > the "N+1 and  N  are a something,  but N+1 and N-1 are not a
> > > something" rule.  The naming isn't  random, but its constrained by how
> > > clever we are coming up with relationships between the names.
> > >
> > > -jef
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> > Jupiter? That's a fictional eagle :) And, we can use some other planet's
> > name for F10 :)
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How about Jupiter, and some other God's pet's name ;)
I just think that using an eagle-related name is good, 'cause it links to 
freedom...

Cheers!

-- 
Laith Juwaidah
http://www.ljuwaidah.org/

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