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How did you find QQ?

Discussion in 'General' started by tehelgee, Aug 2, 2017.

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First encounter of the glorious name of Questionable Questing?

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  1. ChandraMagic

    ChandraMagic Just a Bit Ditzy Moderator

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    Me, I found QQ because it got mentioned that Ack (yes, that Ack), had a porn story on here. Seeing as it was late at night and I had nothing better to do, I asked and got directed here. And then I hung around for a bit, discovered the IRC channel, and then wanted to play with the qqbot at the time (which was just a dice roller), so I made a quest. And then I kept making quests. And here I am....

    Idly, found the site before the switch to Xenoforo. So I have that to look forward to (because I doubt it means as much as I would like it to mean, that my user number is 789).
     
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  2. Ack

    Ack (Verified Ratbag) (Unverified Great Old One)

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    I found it because I had some (poorly written) porn-without-plot Worm stories that certainly weren't allowed on SB, so someone kindly pointed me at QQ. And the world was never the same again.
     
  3. TricksterPriest

    TricksterPriest 大六天魔王

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    Wolf is part of my writing team for C&G actually. Along with a few others.

    As for my story?

    https://forum.questionablequesting.com/threads/stupid-shit-on-sb.73/page-387

    The main story is there. I got banned a few months after that and decided to write here full time.
     
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  4. Kinematics

    Kinematics Well worn.

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    Heard it mentioned on SV in some offhand comment. Wanted to make sure NetTally worked on as many forums as possible. Came over here and found out that the only working tally program was via IRC. Was very sad. Spent time making sure NetTally was functional here. Decided to stick around, due to some enjoyable quests.
     
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  5. Megaolix

    Megaolix Moderator

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    For those that care about something... Not exactly related, but not unrelated either, we have reached 15k members.

    We are actually about 3k members behind SV.

    We are almost as big as SV and I can say we definitely have less reports~

    If we actually manage to become bigger than SV, I would love to see Squishy's reaction to that. :D
     
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  6. alethiophile

    alethiophile Shadowed Philosopher Administrator

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    It's better to count in terms of daily active members, or posts per day, or something like that. Lots of people register and then abandon their accounts, and on QQ in particular there's a lot of lurkers with accounts (so they can see NSFW stuff) who'd just remain anonymous on SB/SV.
     
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  7. Guardian Box

    Guardian Box rarest of netos

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    That sounds like Squishy making excuses.
     
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  8. alethiophile

    alethiophile Shadowed Philosopher Administrator

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    You're right, it's really been a deep-cover sockpuppet game all along so that I could take over all three of the trifecta.

    Next I reveal that I am also actually Xon.
     
  9. Nilbog

    Nilbog (Verified Cape) (Unverified Goblin)

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    I found this site after reading some The Steve's works
     
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  10. The Uninspired

    The Uninspired Know what you're doing yet?

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    Initially? From a small backwards forum over on Fanfiction.net. Couldn't tell you what one now though, but I vaguely remember someone talking about it there.

    Moved on to space-battles soon after, from there to sufficient velocity and after having seen QQ mentioned a whole bunch on both sites, figured why the hell not.

    Made an account... a year and a half ago, give or take a few months? Around'about that anyway.

    tl;dr
    First heard of QQ on ff.net, saw it mentioned a ton on SB and SV, came over cause one of the stories I was following mentioned having a thread over here for smut.
     
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  11. Firedon

    Firedon Lazy Sleepy Cat

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    Pretty sure it was when Tana wrote that smut chapter for Amelia and people mentioned it could be found here.
     
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  12. Tired

    Tired I trust you know where the happy button is?

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    I just saw this signature on one of the SB member's post so I got curious: ''SB the father, SV the son, QQ the perverted spirit.''
     
  13. alethiophile

    alethiophile Shadowed Philosopher Administrator

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    So in this cosmology we know for a fact that the Filioque is incorrect, then.

    </obscure joke>
     
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  14. Crawkid

    Crawkid Lover of Quests, Lover of lewd

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    SV has a "Quest Resources" thread, which talks about all the sites and apps they could find that host quests or quest-like things. :p
     
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  15. Coker

    Coker Know what you're doing yet?

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    Like most things I blame Biigoh
     
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  16. Biigoh

    Biigoh Moderator

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    Mao!
     
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  17. Lucky-38

    Lucky-38 On the house.

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    I heard someone mention that QQ was a forum full of porn stuff and smut. Back then, I was at the tail end of my high-schools career and was the victim of a long-standing internet censorship policy at my boarding school. I joined QQ to find a smut site that likely wasn't tagged by the censors, and discovered a whole new world.

    It took me a while to work up the balls to register. I've been terrified of people tracing my illicit activities back to me IRL, and anonymity is paramount for me. I made a fake email address registered to a fake phone number under a fake name to sign up here. I also used that email to sign up for Pixiv, furaffinity, EHentai, AO3, Discord, Reddit, and Tumblr.

    I also used a VPN for that whole process.

    I'm paranoid.
     
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  18. Biigoh

    Biigoh Moderator

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    lol XD
     
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  19. yourawoodbundle

    yourawoodbundle Getting sticky.

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    i cant remember how id founedd it
     
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  20. NitellM

    NitellM Gone for Good

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    Google has helped me to found this website. Glad to be a part into this community.
     
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  21. realian

    realian Getting out there.

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    Was following that Worm story, Amelia back on SB and followed it here after it moved here.
     
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  22. Kerfirou

    Kerfirou Cultivating Dantian inside a Star

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    I was trawling through SB, when I heard QQ mention a few times as adult site counterpart of it. Then I subsequently forgot about it.

    Then, SB being nuked due to server limitations back then in.... 2014?2015? So I first joined SV, but then discovered later on that the new forum also pretty restrictive in term of story that can be posted. Only then I remembered of QQ.

    And the rest is history. Well, my QQ history to be exact.
     
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  23. Azure Hero

    Azure Hero Know what you're doing yet?

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    I first heard about QQ on SB last year, but it was only recently that I decided to come take a look. Was somewhat surprised to see how many people used their SB name here.

    Long story short, I'm a curious guy who wanted to see what this place was like and has a few story ideas himself, though I'm not really all that confident in my writing ability because of how easily I get writers block and I have no idea how to run a quest either.
     
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  24. Biigoh

    Biigoh Moderator

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    The best way to get past that is to do, even if you crash and burn... doing gives you momentum and you keep doing.
     
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  25. daimahou

    daimahou Gentleman Tentacle(s)

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    FTFY

    From what I've seen after 10k likes people just continue to write...
     
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  26. Eightreeds

    Eightreeds Know what you're doing yet?

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    Pretty sure I came across QQ from spacebattles... probably via Panacea Quest?
     
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  27. Ancalador

    Ancalador Getting sticky.

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    I heard about Amelia from a post on Spacebattles and have been mainlining the NSFW Creative Writing section ever since.
     
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  28. BlueHelix

    BlueHelix I trust you know where the happy button is?

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    Huh.

    Well, I came over here mainly for Alexander's DxD quest, since I actually began to think that DxD had literary potential after reading ADAD.

    I stayed, however for CrossyCross, when I realized the motherfucker had active quests over here.

    The rest is... a lot of fun history.
     
  29. Valor

    Valor Versed in the lewd.

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    Pretty sure I found it through off-hand mentions at SB, over a prolonged period of time. Got curious, so I checked it out.

    Glad I did.
     
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  30. inkoalawetrust

    inkoalawetrust Gone for Good

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    Somebody mentioned QQ on Spacebattles and when i asked what the acronym meant they told me about this forum.

    Cue me immediately looking for it and joining.
     
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