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What Happened When you Realized TTO was closing?

Discussion in 'Toontown Memories' started by Super Zany, May 11, 2016.

  1. Dusty The Mouse
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    i stopped playing TT like a year before it closed. i didn't realize it was closed, i just found out it closed when i found out about TTR
     
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    My son called to tell me. We used to pay to play and had 6 toons but once we stopped paying they took all but the original 2. So we took turns playing because you couldn't play 2 toons from the same account at once. Then it closed. Nobody mentioned TTR. Then my son showed me a video on youtube about TTR and I tracked it down and got us both playing. On day 25 counting the crashed days.
     
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    I didn't believe it until the day it closed. It just kind of hit me that it was gone. I had about a 70 laff toon and the most adorable doodle named Sadie. She was a peacock blue color with darker blue stripes. I miss my doodle so much :( I don't miss the toon as much, I only had the opportunity to train 2 gags, didn't get to finish my third. I can always recreate the toon (which I did). I don't think I can ever recreate Sadie though. Who knows when doodles will be avaliable on TTR (please, soon! :)). I had a really close internet friend too, her toon's name was Princess Candy.
    I'm a little better, now that I have TTR, but it just feels weird playing without the people I've played with since day 1, when I joined. I've found people I've got along with, but I don't talk to them a lot because they aren't online all the time. TTO was the way I got through a lot of personal problems, and I'd just sit there and play for hours. I cried when the game closed, because I could get away from reality and go to a place where the only bad guys were the Cogs, but suddenly, I couldn't. I didn't go to any other games because most of the other games at the time weren't good games and I didn't like them. NGL, I almost went to club penguin after it closed, but I hadn't played it in years and saw how downhill things went, (thanks, Disney) so I just didn't have any game to play until TTR opened. To the creators of TTR- you guys made life a little easier to live when you opened TTR. Thank you guys so much! -Trixie Poodledoodle. This was a really long letter... I'm just gonna awkwardly end it here and run away and hide XD.
     
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    I played ToonTown probably starting in 2005 all the way to about 2010-2011 (I think). I completely forgot about the game until around late July or August of last year (this is almost 2 years after it closed, mind you), when I googled it and found out it had closed. I wasn't disappointed for very long, though, because I pretty much instantly found TTR and just started playing that for the childhood nostalgia (as is probably the reason why most started playing TTR) :p
     
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    I went outside.
    Bought a bag of pretzels.
    Tried to eat the entire bag in the deepest darkest corner of the room, and contemplated while doing so.
    Then watched the tragedy unfold.
    And cried internally.
    Then I saw TTR.
    And stopped caring about TTO.
     
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    I was inactive for like three months then I came back and saw it was closing and played daily until it closed
     
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    I didn't really play that much toontown at the time, but i was chilling in a chatroom, and one of the close friends i made back when i still played, told me that toontown was closing and they gave out memberships for the last few days, i was pretty chill with toontown closing, but then i heard along with it POTCO (Pirates of the Carriabean Online) was closing with it. That game, (along with toontown) were pretty much my entire childhood, i used to play both with my best friend, and now that TTR is opened, i jsut reecently just got back into it, but yet to this day, i have not found a POTCO remake. I'm sure there's one out there, but I either haven't found it; or don't remember it.
     
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    I just gathered my friends and we ran through all of the cog bosses. It was pretty fun.
     
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    I remember raging at Disney for not giving TTO the updates and attention it deserved and instead focusing on the unpopular tens (hundreds?) of other Disney games. I wasn't too surprised when it got shut down but it was sad to see a part of my childhood kind of end
     
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    I was shocked and I thought someone was just joking with me. :(
     
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    I woke up that morning, decided to get on TT, but when I saw that maroon banner on the launcher, I broke down in tears.
    It was the first game I ever played, and to see it close sent me in a panic state.
    My best internet friend was also very upset as well.

    But when TTR was announced, I almost screamed in joy.
     
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    fun fact : it closed on my birthday
     
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    my mam told me and i was sad, but i hadn't played in years and i enjoyed playing for a month with free membership
     
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    I was sad :(
     
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    I too had just renewed my membership a few days before they announced it closing and ditto ^^ I knew I wouldnt see some of them again
     
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    I'm not gonna lie I cried for a bit while. All my memories took the best of me I saw things flash before me the memories of my first boss bp the memories of maxing my first gag tracks and the memories of meeting my best friend in the whole world which I dearly miss awesome blue dog Man!! So many good times I thought toontown would never come back till I met TTR and i was so happy ever since and. Never look back just continuously amazing and great memories live long TTO will always be my favorite game as a kid
     
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    i didnt care much
     
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    I was in my later teens at that point and had already quit for a year or so. Upon hearing the news though I was heartbroken to say the least. A huge part of my childhood revolved around Toontown. My friend and I of many years met up and played for a couple more hours until the servers were taken offline. It almost felt apocalyptic LOL.
     

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