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Signed On Apr 28, 2002, 23:21
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News Comments > Diablo III Art Director to Change, Art Direction to Stay
32. Re: No subject Aug 8, 2008, 08:56 Muscular Beaver
 
Ive played WoW for 4 years and I know its not bullshit. Blizzard is turning away from quality. But thats how the market works nowadays. Quantity > Quality. Not Blizzard is to blame, its the players that eat every shit without question.

Yes, they are indeed listening to their "hardcore fans" fanbois. And thats why they are keeping this WoW infested design in D3.

People petitioned to have quality. A game that follows the Diablo line of games. A game that sets itself apart from its clones.
Blizzard is ignoring this, so they have chosen their way.

Another interesting thing is that if these screenshots and gameplay vids would belong to a different title from a different developer, people would just go "meh".

But who cares. ITS BLIZZAAAAAAAARD!!!! OMG OMG OMG OMG!
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Art Director to Change, Art Direction to Stay
29. ... Aug 8, 2008, 06:21 Muscular Beaver
 
Why should you do something different if you have so many fanboys anyway?
They can actually make this game look exactly like Titan Quest or even completely fucked up in gameplay and graphics (graphics are really close already) and people will still buy it in masses because its from Blizzard. And "Blizzard never makes crap".
 
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News Comments > ArmA Support Plans
3. Re: Three months to test? Jul 30, 2008, 13:20 Muscular Beaver
 
Man, this game alone makes we wanna get a new PC. But right now when I get money each month, it instantly goes into the car. The massive gas prices are making things worse.
Sucks to have 2 hobbies with limited cash!
 
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News Comments > Wrath of the Lich King Beta Scalping
24. Re: No subject Jul 27, 2008, 06:49 Muscular Beaver
 
Oh well. Fanbois.
The industry loves em because they buy all kinds of stuff blindly. They pump lots of money into the economy, so I guess they really have their useful sides.
That doesnt mean I have to like them.
 
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News Comments > World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Movie
9. Re: Texture limitations Jul 27, 2008, 05:13 Muscular Beaver
 
For people who dont understand the simplest things, I bet it is.  
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News Comments > World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Movie
5. Re: Texture limitations Jul 25, 2008, 05:20 Muscular Beaver
 
Yeah, but he has a point, for using the same models and textures for everything. For the billions they're making, hire some more fucking people and update what's there with new stuff already.

What do you expect? This game was totally simple right from the start. All caves look the same, there are only a few building models and generally everything looks the same with just different colors/textures here and there.
Most people love that look because its so simple and easy. They cant get lost because everything is the same, and even if you get lost you still have your map. They were successful with such a simpleton design, why should they change it now? They get huge amounts of money for very little work. Too bad that reflects on their balancing and customer support, as you can see right now.

If you want nice and varying scenery, you should try EQ, EQ2, AoC, LotRO and all the other, more complex, MMORPGs.
 
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News Comments > BSG Writers on Aliens: Colonial Marines
14. OMG! Jul 24, 2008, 04:03 Muscular Beaver
 
Yes and then all of the sudden Ridley Scott and James Cameron came by and gave us a pat on the back and said they love our stuff as if its their own. And then Steven Spielberg also came by and gave us $100 million to make this game of epic proportions. And then Jesus himself went down to us and said that our game will be the new bible for gamers!  
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News Comments > Fallout 3 AU Fallout
48. woot! Jul 10, 2008, 17:48 Muscular Beaver
 
WTG Aussies! Youre almost as shitty good as we here in Germany already!  
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News Comments > Operation Flashpoint 2 Website Today, Movie Tomorrow
13. ... Jul 10, 2008, 17:35 Muscular Beaver
 
Prolly not much hope for it.
Fits in the line with Blizzard trying to continue Diablo without Blizzard North, though.
 
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News Comments > No WoW Beta Guarantee for WWI Attendees
8. Aww Jul 7, 2008, 05:53 Muscular Beaver
 
Blizzard makes fanbois cry.  
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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
169. Re: No subject Jun 30, 2008, 09:30 Muscular Beaver
 
You're just trolling at this point.
I dont hvae the same opinion as you do, so I am troll?
Nice presentation of ignorance!

And all this crap about Blizzard? Everything they've put out (WC2, Diablo, StarCraft, Diablo 2, Warcraft III, WoW) has been a enjoyable, successful game. Not the same developers? I personally wasn't impressed with Guild Wars and Hellgate was a complete failure. So much for those ex-blizzard developers.

Interesting logic again...
1. Diablo 1 & 2 were awesome games. They were the only ones from all those I personally liked. They were also the only ones in that list that were made by Blizzard North. Notice something?

2. A few Blizzard North employees went to that deveolper, a few to this, and a few to another, etc. So, Mr. Smartass, why do you judge games that only have maybe 1/5 at most of the old team? I could understand it if they all went to the same developer, but Jesus... do you actually think about anything before you write it down?

What the hell are you doing in a Diablo thread debating a Diablo game when you don't seem to like hack & slash? Guess what? Diablo is a hack & slash game.

Where did I say that? I liked quite a few. The newer ones (TitanQuest & Sacred) didnt have good enough atmosphere for my taste (mostly because of the dull story), but before that there were a lot that were nice. Nox or Mana for example and even Dungeon Siege, which graphics produced an awesome atmosphere, even though the story was horrible.

This is a company with virtually unlimited resources that still focuses on PC gaming and hasn't made a title I didn't like.
And thats where we are different. I loved Diablo 1 & 2 like my own child (note, they were done by Blizzard North, not Blizzard). But I hated the Warcraft & Starcraft-Series incl. WoW (even though I played it for a while, because I too was impressed by the innovative quest driven gameplay).
But if you have at least a little experience in WoW, you should have noticed how it gets worse and worse. Their devs dont know the meaning of balance anymore, PvE is nonsense right now because you get better items faster if you PvP, etc. They made so many horrible decisions the last few years, even SOE are angels compared to them.


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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
118. Re: No subject Jun 29, 2008, 03:51 Muscular Beaver
 
Wow, so you actually played the game?

Look, none of the sad sacks of filth who left Blizzard (Like Roper) have made a game that is even half that of anything Blizzard has created since.

To put it another way: The "Bad Apples" and "underachievers" were the ones who left Blizzard...the real brains stayed behind.

Diablo 3's demo video shown this saturday was above and beyond what I could have ever expected. It has the classic Diablo look and feel, has the same sound FX, and most of all...has the back to basics gameplay I want.

The only "adoptive child" in this discussion is Bill Roper's Hellgate game.

Ignorance is comforting, isnt it? Just ignore facts, it will heal all wounds caused.

As I said it before, if this would be a different developer and a different named game, people wouldnt hype it nearly as much. It simply looks just like a Hack & Slash game from some random developers who tries to copy Diablo - in 2004.

Yeah it has the same sound effects. That truly makes it Diablo. ROFL... Do you actually notice how stupid you sound?
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
114. Re: No subject Jun 29, 2008, 03:31 Muscular Beaver
 
Most of the guys from North are working at Blizzard, with the exception of some of the bosses who formed Flagship

Not true. About 30 (the most important ones too) left to other developers from 2003-2005.
Not only that this is fact, but also you should actually notice it on D3, because it looks and feels like an adoptive child.

But its Blizzard! BLIZZTARD! The ones that showed their awesome skills in balancing WoW! All the quickly fixed bugs! The inventive and complex gameplay that is never boring at level 70! The fast servers that never give you double or triple the ping you actually have!
Their games sell so much, so they HAVE to be the best on the whole world! BTW, the Wii sells even more, so its also the best console!
The awesome WC-series was made by holy Blizzard not to mention 10 million people (OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG!) playing the mother of all games, WoW, so how can you dare criticize the mighty Blizzard!
FANBOYS! CHAAAAARGE!


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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
57. Re: No subject Jun 28, 2008, 13:54 Muscular Beaver
 
I could care less about what youre sure of.

Yeah, thank god I can chose my own way and dont have to swim with all the fanboys. You didnt have to mention that.

Whats funny is that on every other game people would have said the same what I said, but on "Diablo 3 by Blizzard" everyone is like "OMG OMG OMG OMG!". People even claim that the graphics are stunning... No one even noticed the even more dumbed down gameplay...

Sorry, objectivity is no not very common in all these D3 threads.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
52. Re: No subject Jun 28, 2008, 13:30 Muscular Beaver
 
Wow, what a surprise. Of all the web sites on the web, it's Blue's where people are bitching and whining about the game, and how apparently Blizzard isn't a good developer anymore.

Oh Ive seen quite a few more. Many people dont like it.
I just showed it to my old friend who played D1 & D2 with me back when they were released and he said "It looks like fucking WoW"

I agree with him.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Announced
11. Re: No subject Jun 28, 2008, 10:58 Muscular Beaver
 
but they make GREAT games.

Blizzard North *made* GREAT games. The last Blizzard Entertainment games were a joke, sorry.
This game just looks more of their kiddy crap. Look at the textures and low poly count, childish spell effects and moves and even more dumbed down game play.

I wonder why so many think Blizzard North is Blizzard.
Blizzard North is gone. Almost all of the members left to different developers in 2005.
Blizzard North made Diablo 1&2. This one looks just like WoW 2.0.
 
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News Comments > Crytek: PC Sales to Piracy Ratio 1:15 or 1:20
112. Re: No subject Jun 28, 2008, 09:38 Muscular Beaver
 
I watched the teaser but am still downloading the gameplay vid (with only 40 kb/s).

So far Im not impressed by the screenshots. The polycount is pretty low and the graphcs overall look much more like WoW than Diablo 1 or 2...
I wouldnt be surprised if the spell effects were overdone like in WoW and armor sets look like Powerranger's worst.
 
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News Comments > Crytek: PC Sales to Piracy Ratio 1:15 or 1:20
91. Re: No subject Jun 28, 2008, 04:02 Muscular Beaver
 
Actually yes. It's very common for installers to report back to a server when a game was installed, and also fairly common for SP games to check in too even if they aren't going to be locked out.

Its also very common that exactly that gets blocked by a firewall.
I, for example, have never clicked "yes" when I got a popup at the installation (!). Only when I noticed that the game wont install because of that, would I click yes.


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News Comments > Diablo 3 Rumor Du Jour
11. Re: No subject Jun 25, 2008, 17:25 Muscular Beaver
 
Thats exactly the same thing that was claimed 2006 already. I think it even was diabloii.net, too.
Funny.


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News Comments > id: User Content "Not a Huge Consideration"
66. Re: ... Jun 25, 2008, 11:44 Muscular Beaver
 
Geez, I really dont understand why you find it so hard to believe what hes saying. As he said, this smells like double standard. Either you guys are CoD4 fanboys or you simply cant accept that you might be wrong. Or both.  
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