This site is supported by the advertisements on it, please disable your AdBlocker so we can continue to provide you with the quality content you expect.

I Want You!

Join Symphony X and discover tons of other great Metal forums, sign up today!

Official Off Topic Thread

Discussion in 'Symphony X (Unofficial)' started by theodyssey, May 4, 2003.

  1. razoredge

    razoredge Member

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2007
    Messages:
    5,895
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Not sure about that one.. any of it... leave it to Ken to leave me pondering....... my head hurts already...... Ha
     
  2. progmetaldan

    progmetaldan Member

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2006
    Messages:
    5,894
    Likes Received:
    34
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    South Australia
    Saturday morning I passed my grading for Practitioner Level 1 in Krav Maga! Went through all the techniques in the syllabus etc. felt very comfortable with everything, so it was all good. So anyway, I'm now officially a Practitioner Level 1 in IKMF Krav Maga! Yeah, only 9 more levels until I'm an 'Expert'... :D
     
  3. Meedleyx10

    Meedleyx10 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2003
    Messages:
    2,629
    Likes Received:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    I'm omnipresent
  4. progmetaldan

    progmetaldan Member

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2006
    Messages:
    5,894
    Likes Received:
    34
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    South Australia
  5. J-Dubya 777

    J-Dubya 777 It NEVER ends

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2004
    Messages:
    7,969
    Likes Received:
    28
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Cheeseland USA
    1 down, 8 to go! :heh:

    Congrats Dan!
     
  6. OfSinsAndShred

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2003
    Messages:
    2,957
    Likes Received:
    14
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Congratulations! :kickass:
     
  7. DoomsdayZach

    DoomsdayZach The Professor was right

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2005
    Messages:
    6,826
    Likes Received:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Seattle, WA
    I don't even know what the hell that is....
     
  8. Kenneth R.

    Kenneth R. Cináed

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2004
    Messages:
    17,892
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Hallways of Always
    some martial art thingamajig. We must fight now, as I am 1st degree tae kwon do. Which style is superior? We could dub a two hour movie about it.
     
  9. Phanto

    Phanto Alalalalalalalala.

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2005
    Messages:
    2,761
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Gothenburg, SWE
    well he has a fucking sword so unless you have a gun or something you're fucked
     
  10. ABQShredHead

    ABQShredHead ©1970

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2003
    Messages:
    2,648
    Likes Received:
    15
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Albuquerque, NM
    Albeit a not-sharp sword. Maybe a slingshot would do for Ken.
     
  11. proulxski

    proulxski Welcome To Kanata Eh!

    Joined:
    May 1, 2005
    Messages:
    2,197
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Canada/Quebec (Montreal)
    the greatist weapon is the mind! congrats dude, gotta love them martial arts. I'll gladly get in on some of that fight action , 1st degree Judo and Jujitsu
     
  12. Kenneth R.

    Kenneth R. Cináed

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2004
    Messages:
    17,892
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Hallways of Always
    a sword wielding adversary would be a challenge. i'd probably lose unless i can quickly disarm him.
     
  13. progmetaldan

    progmetaldan Member

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2006
    Messages:
    5,894
    Likes Received:
    34
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    South Australia
    Yes, a stick you can take a hit and block then disarm, sword is an entirely different story...

    thanks fellas. I won't be taking on any 1st degree people any time soon, my grade is in the lower end of the spectrum... :p
     
  14. razoredge

    razoredge Member

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2007
    Messages:
    5,895
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Seven Samurai 1954 awesome movie !
     
  15. Phanto

    Phanto Alalalalalalalala.

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2005
    Messages:
    2,761
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Gothenburg, SWE
    Is there any other version than the 1954 one? The western one was called something else wasn't it?
     
  16. Meedleyx10

    Meedleyx10 Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2003
    Messages:
    2,629
    Likes Received:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    I'm omnipresent
    I literally just finished watching that on TV...I'm going to guess you did too?

    Phanto- Yes, you're referring to The Magnificent 7
     
  17. razoredge

    razoredge Member

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2007
    Messages:
    5,895
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Yep, alot of... dont know the correct way to say it but alot of symbolism or hidden meaning, subtle points, whatever in the way they wrote it and put together the cast of characters. Far deeper than your average current "action movie". I was impressed right from the beginning or 30 minutes into it when I started watching it.

    Apparently according to the commentary the Japanese version was actually titled Magnificent 7 and this was changed when it came to the States because we had our own Magnificent 7... something like that
     
  18. ABQShredHead

    ABQShredHead ©1970

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2003
    Messages:
    2,648
    Likes Received:
    15
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Albuquerque, NM
    Ken - slingshot. You're golden.
     
  19. Kenneth R.

    Kenneth R. Cináed

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2004
    Messages:
    17,892
    Likes Received:
    36
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    Hallways of Always
  20. razoredge

    razoredge Member

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2007
    Messages:
    5,895
    Likes Received:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    36

Share This Page