View Poll Results: How should time be measured on Eternia?

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  • Something completely fictional and unique only.

    1 9.09%
  • Use units of time like we do, (Minutes, Days, Weeks, etc.)

    5 45.45%
  • Don't care.

    5 45.45%
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Thread: Time on Eternia

  1. #1
    Mix 'n' Match Monger wallbie's Avatar
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    Apr 2008
    Tulsa, OK

    Time on Eternia

    For those of you who pay a lot, and I mean A LOT, of attention to detail: how do you feel units of time should be handled in the MOTU movie? I recall the Dolph Lundgren movie mentioned microns and things of that nature that I'd expect to possibly be minutes. Also, we've had other mediums where the characters refer to the incriments just like we do (minutes, hours, days, etc.), so what do you think?
    Last edited by wallbie; August 21, 2009 at 10:56am.

  2. #2
    Shhhh... It's a Secret... Midwinter's Avatar
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    Sep 2004
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    Most likley they should just use the same terms of measurement that we do in English (or whatever language it is being translated in to). I am not opposed to the idea of coming up with their own measurement names as long as they just use the names in passing.

    I always found it funny in the first place that if you are tyring to make the movie so realistic that they are an alien race then why do they speak English?
    In Midwinter, the heat from the oven baking my Shrinky Dinks is all I need!

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    First Class, Unlimited Mirage's Avatar
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    Aug 2005
    In my fanfics, I use Zulu (Military) time (i.e., 0300 hours, 0800 hours, 1500 hours, 1800 hours, etc.)

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    MOTUC fan! Evil_Horde's Avatar
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    Apr 2009
    For me the standard time! With minutes hours ecc..

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    Heroic Italian Warrior PaoloKr's Avatar
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    Jan 2001
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    Honestly? I don't care...
    The gleam of the Power Sword lights your way as you enter the fantastic world of Eternia...

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