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BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:39 am

For gameday chat, or just idle banter, join the BearsFansOnline.com Discord channel!

CLICK HERE

It should work on every type of device - phone, desktop, laptop, etc.

You may want to sign up for a Discord account, but I'm not 100% sure if that's mandatory.

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Join the BFO Discord, AND the BFO Audio Channel (here)

To activate a sound effect in the text channel, type in:

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-sb nameoffile
Available files for playback are:

-sb aggression ("This aggression will not stand, man!")
-sb airhorn (airhorn sfx)
-sb beardown (touchdown song)
-sb boomstick ("This...is...my BOOMstick!")
-sb dabears ("da Bears...DAAAAA Bears!")
-sb dammit ("God DAMNIT!")
-sb goat (not THAT goat noise...)
-sb hailtotheking ("Hail to the king, baby.")
-sb pissed ("This really pisses me off.")
-sb rant (the rant from end of Christmas Vacation)
-sb roundup ('Roundup' from NFL Films)
-sb scotch ("Scotchy scotch scotch")
-sb smokeweed ("smoke weed e'rry day")
-sb sonofa ("son of a bitch!")
-sb stfu ("Shut the FUCK UP!")
-sb toughday ("I've had a tough fuckin' day!")
-sb woo ("WOO!")


Please don't abuse it by spamming the shit out of it.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Wed Aug 07, 2019 5:26 am

edit: Update

Yeah, so I'm not gonna have audio, at least not right now. I need to be able to moderate and control what sounds are added and removed, and currently I don't know how to set that. Once I know I can control it, I'll re-enable audio for the chat server.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:01 am

Buddy. You've got to have goats and yoda added... Ask @Road 😁
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:30 pm

Yeah, so I'm not at all a fan of the goats drop. I've had that fucking sound create awkward moments when I'm around family and my fiancee, and it's just kinda...trashy. So yeah, no go on the goats.

I'll have more updates probably tomorrow afternoon as I learn how to moderate and control the chat channel.
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Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:37 pm

Ah that's a shame, I hope I didn't cause one when I was in there messing around with the functions!
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:45 pm

Yeah it got awkward 🤣
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:22 am

So I'm assuming that means no more online chats on website during the games?
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:48 am

I wondered what happened after I added the goats.

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Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:34 am

I feel bad but I also think it's kind of hilarious... I'm sorry! :lol:
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:35 am

bearsfaninaz wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:22 am
So I'm assuming that means no more online chats on website during the games?
The monsterchat should still be open, I think...

@Road?
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:09 am

bearsfaninaz wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:22 am
So I'm assuming that means no more online chats on website during the games?

Discord is on the web. I access it over the web almost exclusively.
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:31 am

Tried clicking on the Discord link via mobile and it said it would as invalid or expired
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Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:50 am

That was my bad - this is fixed!
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:22 pm

So I joined the discord channel and realize I know nothing about that app lol. Can I change my username so it's not Panda_Mofo?
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:33 pm

bearsfaninaz wrote:
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:22 pm
So I joined the discord channel and realize I know nothing about that app lol. Can I change my username so it's not Panda_Mofo?
Right click on yourself and Change Nickname
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Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:14 pm

I am here..uh..I think,,
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:08 pm

@docc where were you!?
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Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:51 pm

@UOK any updates on the sounds?

If it's not too much of a pain in the ass, at least getting Bear Down on there is going to add to the experience :D
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:23 am

G08 wrote:
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:51 pm
@UOK any updates on the sounds?

If it's not too much of a pain in the ass, at least getting Bear Down on there is going to add to the experience :D
Done.

Join the BFO Discord, AND the BFO Audio Channel.

Type in

Code: Select all

-sb nameoffile
Available are:

-sb aggression ("This aggression will not stand, man!"
-sb airhorn (airhorn sfx)
-sb beardown (touchdown song)
-sb boomstick ("This...is...my BOOMstick!")
-sb dabears ("da Bears...DAAAAA Bears!")
-sb dammit ("God DAMNIT!")
-sb goat (not THAT goat noise...)
-sb hailtotheking ("Hail to the king, baby.")
-sb pissed ("This really pisses me off.")
-sb rant (the rant from end of Christmas Vacation)
-sb roundup ('Roundup' from NFL Films)
-sb scotch ("Scotchy scotch scotch")
-sb smokeweed ("smoke weed e'rry day")
-sb sonofa ("son of a bitch!")
-sb stfu ("Shut the FUCK UP!")
-sb toughday ("I've had a tough fuckin' day!")
-sb woo ("WOO!")


Please don't abuse it by spamming the shit out of it.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:18 am

@G08 I've updated the original post (and previous post) with the stuff you want...
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:23 pm

Just curious, for people who chat during the game do you just have your laptop on your lap while watching? I feel like I do way too much jumping around/yelling to be able to use mine while watching the game.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:44 pm

I honestly can't do chat during games. I pop in occasionally but it takes away from my concentration on the game.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 2:10 pm

Xee wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:23 pm
Just curious, for people who chat during the game do you just have your laptop on your lap while watching? I feel like I do way too much jumping around/yelling to be able to use mine while watching the game.
I have it on my phone but don’t check it but every few minutes.
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:01 pm

Xee wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 1:23 pm
Just curious, for people who chat during the game do you just have your laptop on your lap while watching? I feel like I do way too much jumping around/yelling to be able to use mine while watching the game.
I'm a very strong multi-tasker. When the action is live I'm focused on the TV but once the play ends I give my thoughts and read what others had to say.

Rinse repeat.
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Thu Sep 05, 2019 3:03 pm

UOK wrote:
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:18 am
@G08 I've updated the original post (and previous post) with the stuff you want...
You rock, thanks buddy!
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First 38 starts in NFL (updated weekly):

Drew Brees: 61.17% | 7850 yards | 49 TDs | 34 INTs | 6.57 YPA | 82.2 rating

Mitch Trubisky: 63.8% | 7856 yards | 47 TDs | 27 INTs | 6.8 YPA | 87.4 rating
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Re: BFO Chat: Join our Discord!

Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:14 am

I joined briefly, but the coverage over here was a minute or two behind, so once a few reactions came before the relevant plays... I bailed!!
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Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:41 am

skamanfrank wrote:
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:14 am
I joined briefly, but the coverage over here was a minute or two behind, so once a few reactions came before the relevant plays... I bailed!!
That's pretty typical of every live game chat in existence.
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Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:51 am

Yup, can't say I was overly surprised to be honest! It's certainly not a knock on either the chat or GamePass platform, just a fact of life!

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