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Signed On Oct 13, 2002, 02:16
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News Comments > RAGE Interview
42. Re: RAGE Interview Oct 5, 2011, 07:05 Overon
 
Wow, now that is how you conduct an interview. You ask real meaningful questions. Typically the questions that are asked are designed to draw out standard talking points that promote the game.  
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News Comments > RAGE Reviews - PC Users Raging - ATI RAGE Drivers
131. Re: RAGE Reviews - PC Users Raging - ATI RAGE Drivers Oct 4, 2011, 19:10 Overon
 
I understand why some people are upset about the graphic quality they are getting.

The reviews virtually universally say that the ending sucks, it's a corridor shooter full of fetch quests, and the buggy combat feel tacked on. Also I read some reviews that said They also say the graphics are very nice. It seems to me from the reviews that id still cannot make a story driven shooter that is on par with current standards. And I don't see, based on the reviews, why this would be worth 60 bucks. And not having configuration controls is console amateur bullshit.

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News Comments > RAGE Tweaks
9. Re: RAGE Tweaks Oct 4, 2011, 15:06 Overon
 
Previous id games you could have an autoexec.cfg file with all those tweaks in it and it would be autoexecuted every game launch. Anyone try that?

 
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News Comments > John Carmack at Mesquite Midnight RAGE Release
106. Re: John Carmack at Mesquite Midnight RAGE Release Oct 3, 2011, 15:02 Overon
 
I like the PC. I prefer the PC. I don't care if John Carmack "sells out" or whatever. If a game he is involved with is good on the PC, then he wins and I win too. That's all I care about. Where are the reviews? I hope RAGE is good on the PC.

RAGE is a big test for id. They haven't released a game in a long time and this will be their first story driven game. Or at least I hope it's a story driven game.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Speed Hack?
47. Re: Diablo III Speed Hack? Oct 1, 2011, 15:13 Overon
 
Imagine the how many people in the cracking community are going to be trying to crack diablo 3 and allow people to pirate it and play it without a persistent battlenet connection.  
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News Comments > Quoteworthy - Bach on Bad Company 2
7. Re: Quoteworthy - Bach on Bad Company 2 Sep 30, 2011, 07:04 Overon
 
If that guy only applied the same "shame" to Battlefield 3, it would be a better game.  
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News Comments > RAGE Trailer
20. Re: RAGE Trailer Sep 30, 2011, 07:00 Overon
 
This doesn't seem worth 60 dollars and only fools preorder.  
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News Comments > PC Assassin's Creed: Revelations Delayed?
2. Re: PC Assassin's Creed: Revelations Delayed? Sep 29, 2011, 21:27 Overon
 
It's Ubisoft? Ubisoft is the new EA. Ubisoft is current worse than EA in my eyes.  
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News Comments > PC is Dead to I Am Alive
18. Re: PC is Dead to I Am Alive Sep 29, 2011, 17:36 Overon
 
Console players look out! It's a huge red flag when a game has such a rocky development cycle, followed a by the elimination of the PC version which may indicate that the publisher has no confidence in the product is trying to minimize its losses.  
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News Comments > The Witcher 2 2.0 Released
9. Re: The Witcher 2 2.0 Released Sep 29, 2011, 14:59 Overon
 
Kythlyn wrote on Sep 29, 2011, 12:41:
I don't know whether to commend them for amazing support or condemn them for releasing their games too early.
These days it pays to be a few months behind the curve of new games if you want the most painless bug free experience possible. I for one rarely buy anything when it first comes out. So many developers released games early for revenue reasons, and then patch them later.
 
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News Comments > MechWarrior Reboot News Nears
17. Re: MechWarrior Reboot News Nears Sep 29, 2011, 13:41 Overon
 
A mechwarrior game that is being released on xbox360? How sim-like can it possibly be given the limiations of the xbox360 controller and xbox360 action oriented demographic?  
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News Comments > Red Orchestra 2 Draft Manual and Other Post-Release Plans
15. Re: Red Orchestra 2 Draft Manual and Other Post-Release Plans Sep 29, 2011, 10:58 Overon
 
KilrathiAce wrote on Sep 28, 2011, 12:53:
Overon wrote on Sep 28, 2011, 10:13:
Fileplanet exclusive?

Overon, once the manual is finished it will be on steam of course as for the work in progress you can download it with free membership on fileplanet.
Looks like fileplanet has changed, I don't have to jump through multiple hoops anymore to download something. Good job fileplanet.
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - A Game of Thrones: Genesis
1. Re: Steamships Ahoy - A Game of Thrones: Genesis Sep 28, 2011, 21:11 Overon
 
No doubt, it's shovelware.  
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News Comments > Red Orchestra 2 Draft Manual and Other Post-Release Plans
1. Re: Red Orchestra 2 Draft Manual and Other Post-Release Plans Sep 28, 2011, 10:13 Overon
 
Fileplanet exclusive?
 
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News Comments > Kane & Lynch 3 Plans?
11. Re: Kane & Lynch 3 Plans? Sep 28, 2011, 09:10 Overon
 
I wish this franchise would just die. Shitty gameplay with shitty characters does not make a good game. But apparently it's made enough money to justify more sequels.  
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News Comments > Afterfall: InSanity in November
6. Re: Afterfall: InSanity in November Sep 27, 2011, 15:09 Overon
 
Cutter wrote on Sep 27, 2011, 11:28:
How odd, I've never heard this word. And sure enough neither have the several dictionaries I just checked.
There are new words created all the time. It's quite cool actually. Look up neologisms.
Believe it or not, but dictionaries are not 100% authorities on words, but they are still useful.
 
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News Comments > Afterfall: InSanity in November
4. Re: Afterfall: InSanity in November Sep 27, 2011, 09:44 Overon
 
Cutter wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 21:37:
what the hell does afterfall mean? Something lost in the translation? Anyway, doesn't look bad. Demo and some reviews required however.
Afterfall means "after the fall" otherwise known as after the apocolyptic event.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
37. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 26, 2011, 21:15 Overon
 
DNForever wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 20:29:
If you disagree, give a better definition for life and for food.

What are you a fuckin teacher?
No but I play one on Bluesnews.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
32. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 26, 2011, 18:26 Overon
 
Beamer wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 15:23:
Overon wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 15:04:
Beamer wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 13:24:
Most people enjoy food with a little bit of heat. The thing is, you grow accustomed to heat. It ends up being a sliding scale. What is too hot for most of you is mild to people that grew up in areas full of spicy foods.


I will say, though, that moving to the midwest has ruined spicy foods for me. My city is less than 2% asian and hispanic each. Net result: no one here has a clue how to use any kind of spice beyond dried basil. It's kind of pathetic. Everything restaurant serves bland, tasteless food. I'm not talking lack of heat, I'm talking overall lack of flavor.
God I hate living in the midwest...
I'm pretty sure that in the midwest you can buy what they have in the east, various spices.

Yes, you can buy the spices to cook for yourself.
You cannot find a restaurant that is aware of what anything is to cook for you.
I rarely have time to cook for myself and always find it far less satisfying than eating out or picking something up.
I see you got me there. Or if you go out with someone for which carrying a pocket book is not socially taboo, you can put some spices into it and when it's time to eat you take them out and sprinkle it on your food in the restaurant.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
29. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 26, 2011, 15:04 Overon
 
Beamer wrote on Sep 26, 2011, 13:24:
Most people enjoy food with a little bit of heat. The thing is, you grow accustomed to heat. It ends up being a sliding scale. What is too hot for most of you is mild to people that grew up in areas full of spicy foods.


I will say, though, that moving to the midwest has ruined spicy foods for me. My city is less than 2% asian and hispanic each. Net result: no one here has a clue how to use any kind of spice beyond dried basil. It's kind of pathetic. Everything restaurant serves bland, tasteless food. I'm not talking lack of heat, I'm talking overall lack of flavor.
God I hate living in the midwest...
I'm pretty sure that in the midwest you can buy what they have in the east, various spices.
 
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