History Trivia / Postal

29th Apr '16 7:07:44 AM Freshmeat
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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation (not to mention the majority of his filmography and other acting work, in particular ''Film/AChristmasStory'') gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy

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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation (not to mention the majority of his filmography and other acting work, in particular ''Film/AChristmasStory'') gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy



* HeyItsThatGuy: The film version of the Postal Dude is played by Zack Ward. Guess [[Film/AChristmasStory Scut Farkus]] ''really'' didn't turn out so well after growing up. He even makes a return AsHimself in ''Paradise Lost'', [[SelfDeprecation in all his self deprecating glory]]. If you face him on the final day of the game, [[spoiler: he will dress up as his character in the ''Postal'' film and declare himself the [[KillAndReplace "true" Postal Dude]] and challenge you to a [[ThereCanOnlyBeOne fight to the death.]]]]
** Played with in the ''Eternal Damnation'' mod- a radio at one point seems to have audio from Postal Dude, except it's not- it's a clip from one of Rick Hunter's radio broadcasts.
29th Feb '16 9:13:32 PM RAMChYLD
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* BannedInChina: The first game was banned in Brazil. And ''Postal 2'' remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, France and Germany. [[note]]''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]

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* BannedInChina: The first game was banned in Brazil. And ''Postal 2'' remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Malaysia[[note]]Physical copies only, one can still buy the game off Steam[[/note]], France and Germany. [[note]]''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]
9th Feb '16 6:56:20 PM Kadorhal
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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation (not to mention the majority of his filmography and other acting work) gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy

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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation (not to mention the majority of his filmography and other acting work) work, in particular ''Film/AChristmasStory'') gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy



** Rick made a return to ''Postal 2'' when it was updated with additional content and voice clips. One of the bullet points for the Steam page of the ''Paradise Lost'' DLC is even "The Dude's original voice: No bogus imposters here!" [[spoiler:This doesn't stop Corey Cruise from [[SplitPersonality reprising his role]], however...]]

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** Rick made a return to ''Postal 2'' when it was updated with additional content and voice clips. One of the bullet points for the Steam page of the ''Paradise Lost'' DLC is even "The Dude's original voice: No bogus imposters here!" [[spoiler:This doesn't stop Corey Cruise from [[SplitPersonality reprising his role]], however...however.]]



** The ''Postal 2'' update ''Paradise Lost'' was announced in mid-2014 and was slated for a fall release that same year. It was then delayed to an unspecified date, finally being [[https://steamcommunity.com/games/POSTAL2/announcements/detail/190615233704658436 released on April 17th, 2015]].

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** The ''Postal 2'' update DLC ''Paradise Lost'' was announced in mid-2014 and was slated for a fall release that same year. It was then delayed to an unspecified date, finally being [[https://steamcommunity.com/games/POSTAL2/announcements/detail/190615233704658436 released on April 17th, 2015]].



** A different model for the shotgun, considering one of the new weapons added in the post-2013 updates is called the "Beta Shotgun".



** "Teen sniper". The name of an arcade machine in the game, possibly a planned mini-game or an enemy.

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** "Teen sniper". The name of an arcade machine in the game, possibly a planned mini-game or an enemy. This too was brought back in ''AWP''.
31st Dec '15 10:22:38 PM harryhenry
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* BannedInChina: The first game was banned in Brazil. And ''Postal 2'' remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, France and Germany. [[note]] ''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]
** Regarding Malaysia: Physical copies of the trilogy, yes, they're banned from store shelves no thanks to a bunch of soccer moms. The Steam versions, however...

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* BannedInChina: The first game was banned in Brazil. And ''Postal 2'' remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, France and Germany. [[note]] ''Postal [[note]]''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]
** Regarding Malaysia: Physical copies of the trilogy, yes, they're banned from store shelves no thanks to a bunch of soccer moms. The Steam versions, however...
[[/note]]



** The ''Postal 2'' update ''Paradise Lost'' was announced in mid-2014 and was slated for a fall release that same year. It was then delayed to an unspecified date, finally being given [[https://steamcommunity.com/games/POSTAL2/announcements/detail/190615233704658436 a set release date of April 17th, 2015]].

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** The ''Postal 2'' update ''Paradise Lost'' was announced in mid-2014 and was slated for a fall release that same year. It was then delayed to an unspecified date, finally being given [[https://steamcommunity.com/games/POSTAL2/announcements/detail/190615233704658436 a set release date of released on April 17th, 2015]].
22nd Sep '15 7:16:14 AM heretoeditisall
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** Played with in the ''Eternal Damnation'' mod- a radio at one point seems to have audio from Postal Dude, except it's not- it's a clip from one of Rick Hunter's radio broadcasts.
13th Sep '15 2:18:59 PM igordebraga
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* BannedInChina: ''Postal 2'' remains the only game in the series to suffer from this. To this day, the game remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, France and Germany. [[note]] ''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]

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* BannedInChina: The first game was banned in Brazil. And ''Postal 2'' remains the only game in the series to suffer from this. To this day, the game remains banned in New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, France and Germany. [[note]] ''Postal 2'' was also banned in Sweden though this has since been overturned. [[/note]]
10th Jul '15 3:31:13 PM PlatinumGlitchMint
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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy

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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation (not to mention the majority of his filmography and other acting work) gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy
10th Jul '15 3:29:43 PM PlatinumGlitchMint
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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy.

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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy. HeyItsThatGuy
10th Jul '15 3:28:42 PM PlatinumGlitchMint
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* ActorAllusion: Zack Ward's work on the ''Postal'' film adaptation gets acknowledged in the ''Postal 2'' expansion pack ''Paradise Lost''. See HeyItsThatGuy.
10th Jul '15 3:26:23 PM PlatinumGlitchMint
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* HeyItsThatGuy: The film version of the Postal Dude is played by Zack Ward. Guess [[Film/AChristmasStory Scut Farkus]] ''really'' didn't turn out so well after growing up.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: The film version of the Postal Dude is played by Zack Ward. Guess [[Film/AChristmasStory Scut Farkus]] ''really'' didn't turn out so well after growing up. He even makes a return AsHimself in ''Paradise Lost'', [[SelfDeprecation in all his self deprecating glory]]. If you face him on the final day of the game, [[spoiler: he will dress up as his character in the ''Postal'' film and declare himself the [[KillAndReplace "true" Postal Dude]] and challenge you to a [[ThereCanOnlyBeOne fight to the death.]]]]
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