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SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Tue Sep 12 2017 9:42pm

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Argh, it's been another busy year but at least this time y'all have some proof that I'm still here, still care and am keeping it Shining!

In case you missed it, earlier this year I gave the Shining Force 2 site a much needed overhaul - a new, responsive design with a number of corrections & updates. The Shining Force guide is also in the process of undergoing a similar overhaul - but may be a while yet.

The SFC revamp is on the backburner somewhat due to my heavy workload and continued ill health. Not to bore you with the details, but I have finally got a diagnosis - CFS/ME (want to know more?) and am receiving guidance - they call it treatment - for learning to manage with the symptoms. I don't know how much longer I can keep up with my work, but in any case I am effectively working myself out of a job at this point (ah the joys of automation and simplified content management). The upshot of that is that I hope to have a lot more time next year to work on the new site.

Anyway, I digress. You all know what this post is for. The hosting bill is due by the start of October, so I'm here grovelling for your hard earned cash again (and hoping that eventually the banner ads will start to produce an income to cover costs). In good-ish news, due to some package restructuring at our host, the bill has come down a bit and we now only need $300 annually to cover costs.

If you'd like to chuck a few bucks into the pot, here's the link:

Click here to donate!
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Wiz » Tue Sep 12 2017 10:02pm

:shifty: donated !

Best wishes for your adaptations in life according to your diagnosis, and thank you again for your work on SFC ! :)
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby MXC » Wed Sep 13 2017 1:27am

I can't throw any money your way but I'm actually in full support of the ads at the bottom of the site. It's not invasive and if it drives in some income, that's great.
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Wed Sep 13 2017 8:44am

Thanks Wiz!

So far those ads have sadly done nothing income-wise - may need to rethink and let it show newer releases not just Shining games.
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Fri Sep 15 2017 1:09pm

Thanks to everyone who has donated so far - we are currently at $60 :)
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby rbahamut » Fri Sep 15 2017 3:46pm

Glad to help! Spent so much time on SFC over the years. You're doing a great job and the new sf2 site is awesome and mobile friendly! Keep it up!
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Fri Sep 15 2017 6:03pm

Thanks very much indeed, really glad you like the new SF2 site :)

Have had a few more donations in, we are now at $160 :D
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Patrel Rushlock » Fri Sep 15 2017 9:22pm

Donated! Hadn't caught the SF2 site update, <3 it! One request, dark mode plz :D
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Sat Sep 16 2017 8:40am

Thank you!
We're now up to $220, wowzers!

Dark mode on the forum you mean? I'll seecwhat I can do :)
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby igable » Tue Sep 19 2017 3:52am

I remembered this time you do this around this time of the year! I've missed every one you have done so far so I'm happy that I actually saw this this time. Just donated, hope you reach the $300 mark. Glad I was able to give something back to this site, little as it may be.
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Re: SFC Annual Beg 2017

Postby Moogie » Tue Sep 19 2017 9:01am

Thank you very much! With several donations yesterday we now need just $30!
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