Game Quotes Twitter Bot back online! (plus tutorial)

 

After a 2.5 year hiatus caused by a server move, I’ve decided to bring the Game Quotes Twitter Bot back online. Every 12 hours, the bot fetches a random, weird, classic video game quote and image and posts it to the @gamequotesapp Twitter account.

For example:

 

 

For anybody that would like to do something similar, here’s aย brief rundown of how to make a simple Twitter bot that reads from a MySQL database of your own.

 

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A sad farewell to 32-bit iOS apps

I grew up in the so-called golden age of gaming. As a kid I spent every last quarter at an arcade, and a lot of my free time playing NES, Master System, SNES, and Genesis games. I dreamed that one day I’d be able to make my own.

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