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Signed On Oct 13, 2002, 02:16
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News Comments > EA on C&C4's "No" DRM
7. Re: EA on C&C4's Mar 18, 2010, 17:13 Overon
 
I like the 2nd poster who quotes wikipedia defining DRM. Of course it's DRM. I can't even understand by what definition that wouldn't be DRM. Wow talk about intellectual dishonesty.  
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News Comments > No PC Splinter Cell Conviction Demo
4. Re: No PC Splinter Cell Conviction Demo Mar 17, 2010, 21:54 Overon
 
Why wait so close to the demo release to announce it? It seems to me Ubisoft is openly hostile to PC gamers.  
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News Comments > Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days In August
7. Re: Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days In August Mar 17, 2010, 20:19 Overon
 
Probably sold enough to justify a sequel.  
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News Comments > Kane & Lynch 2 Release Date Announcement Tomorrow
1. Re: Kane & Lynch 2 Release Date Announcement Tomorrow Mar 16, 2010, 17:21 Overon
 
"The first game sucked!" ass as the kids would say. It takes more than profanity and violence to make a game good. Right?  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Metro 2033
13. Re: Ships Ahoy - Metro 2033 Mar 16, 2010, 15:19 Overon
 
Some of comments I have read here are just lazy. Quick time events, no healthbar, and linearity are not sufficient for me to conclude consolitis. The save system is a sticking point for me if true. However, I need more information. I have seen one review comparing it to the linearity of Half Life 2. Nothing wrong with the linearity of Half Life 2. Same review said it was like the closest thing to Half Life 2 on consoles. Not bad comparisons. I will reserve judgement and wait for further reviews, hopefully from the PC player persepctive.

This comment was edited on Mar 16, 2010, 15:26.
 
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News Comments > Metro 2033 Launch Begins
3. Re: Metro 2033 Launch Begins Mar 15, 2010, 22:39 Overon
 
I have only seen one review 9/10 link me to others.  
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News Comments > NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments
11. Re: NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments Mar 12, 2010, 23:02 Overon
 
From Wikipedia:
PhysX is a proprietary realtime physics engine middleware SDK...
So I think a truer statement would be that to game developers the use of Physx comes at no licensing cost. Not proprietary there. To non nvidia graphics card manufacturers, it cannot be used in their graphics card/drivers. This makes it proprietary. To the end user, you can't take advantage of it you don't have an nvidia card. That's proprietary.

I'm glad that's cleared up.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments
10. Re: NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments Mar 12, 2010, 22:59 Overon
 
Nvidia is a better card anyway and ATI is just pissed because they didnít acquire PhysX first.
Wow way to generalize. Remember kids, when someone makes a general statement like this about anything, you can be sure of one thing: it is not true, the reality is much less black and white.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments
6. Re: NVIDIA Responds to ATI PhysX Comments Mar 12, 2010, 22:49 Overon
 
Is the word "proprietary" now have a different meaning? Can NVIDIA allow AMD/ATI to support PhysX in their driver at no licensing cost? No? Then it's proprietary. Does Nvidia allow the use Physx for developers at no charge? They are saying yes. Can someone clear this up once and for all?  
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Revealed
33. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Revealed Mar 12, 2010, 20:14 Overon
 
If it's not PC only then it won't be Deus Ex in anything but name. I'm afraid we will get another Invisible War.  
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News Comments > On BioShock 2 DLC's Tiny Download
19. Re: On BioShock 2 DLC's Tiny Download Mar 12, 2010, 19:52 Overon
 
What's the functional difference between developing a game and then locking some content everyone has installed. At a later point requiring money to unlock it and developing a game and then taking out content so that everyone does not have it installed, and then requiring money to download the additional content?

P.S. I'm reading that same thread about 16:10 stretched hud elements, no visible helmet HUD elements in full screen mode and I still don't see any mention of anyone saying anything official from 2K other than they are working on patches for all 3 systems.
 
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Revealed
8. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Revealed Mar 12, 2010, 11:34 Overon
 
PC only?  
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News Comments > More Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Capacity Coming
4. Re: More Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Capacity Coming Mar 11, 2010, 23:12 Overon
 
EA Dice strikes again.  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising
15. Re: Ships Ahoy - Dawn of War II - Chaos Rising Mar 11, 2010, 15:49 Overon
 
Yeah Kilrathi, be more specific next time.

But Kilrathi is right, at the time of development of DOW2, steamwork's matchmaking was not available.

 
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News Comments > InstantAction Plans Revealed
5. Re: InstantAction Plans Revealed Mar 11, 2010, 14:01 Overon
 
Obviously someone very technicaly knowledgeable wrote that press release.  
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News Comments > EA Server Outage
3. Re: EA Server Outage Mar 10, 2010, 20:47 Overon
 
What is going on? Is this going to be the equivalent of the BF2 Red Name Tag bug that just cannot be fixed?  
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News Comments > R.U.S.E. Open Beta Begins
12. Re: R.U.S.E. Open Beta Begins Mar 10, 2010, 19:39 Overon
 
Maybe Valve is doing them a favor by not mentioning the Ubisoft DRM. Maybe it's not 100% oficial news and that's why it's not on steam yet. But I read all Ubisoft games are going to contain this DRM.  
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News Comments > OnLive Launches in June: Monthly Fee Doesn't Include Games
48. Re: OnLive Launches in June: Monthly Fee Doesn't Include Games Mar 10, 2010, 19:33 Overon
 
you mean like an MMO? like everquest was? 12 years ago?
MMO is one set of games, every other game and MMO's can be on OnLive. 100% of gaming software as a service.
 
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News Comments > Silent Hunter 5 CE German Recall
5. Re: Silent Hunter 5 CE German Recall Mar 10, 2010, 18:59 Overon
 
They should recall it everywhere because it is buggy as shit, and it still contains bugs that were never fixed in silent hunter 3.

P.S. What's with the red asterisk next to to posts?
 
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News Comments > OnLive Launches in June: Monthly Fee Doesn't Include Games
35. Re: OnLive Launches in June: Monthly Fee Doesn't Include Games Mar 10, 2010, 17:49 Overon
 
It is the software companies wet dream, software as a service. This is it.  
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