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Real Name Christopher Kinard   
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Signed On Jan 31, 2003, 00:06
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
5. Re: Evening Metaverse Feb 13, 2013, 08:42 necrosis
 
Does anyone still use shockwave?  
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News Comments > Why Borderlands 2 Level Cap is Still 50
19. Re: Why Borderlands 2 Level Cap is Still 50 Feb 8, 2013, 11:41 necrosis
 
For anyone who plays FFXI this sounds familiar.

SE always cried "PS2 limitations" when users asked for more inventory space. Something that did not limit PC users which 90% of the people played on by that point.

Big shock! They found some way to give us more space at a later time after having to buy a $10 keybob.

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News Comments > Tomb Raider Gold
4. Re: Tomb Raider Gold Feb 7, 2013, 15:41 necrosis
 
Gold what? Its digital only.  
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News Comments > PC Resident Evil 6 Gets New Mode
5. Re: PC Resident Evil 6 Gets New Mode Jan 26, 2013, 21:50 necrosis
 
People actually care this is coming out on PC?  
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News Comments > Halo 2 PC Server Shutdown Next Month
20. Re: Halo 2 PC Server Shutdown Next Month Jan 17, 2013, 23:01 necrosis
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 17, 2013, 15:59:
sauron wrote on Jan 17, 2013, 14:37:
I must be the only guy in the world that has never played Halo. Still have not forgiven Bungie for selling out to Microsoft, or Microsoft for making it XBox-exclusive and then using it to market Vista. They can kiss my undead sorceror's ass.

The Master Chief is just a corporate symbol used by idiots in suits to sell things. If the products were any good, they wouldn't need it.

I've never played it. I don't own a console, and never bought it for PC.

Interestingly, a few months ago, my wife came upon a shrink-wrapped Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS at Goodwill. It has bundled some pretty awesome games: Jedi Knight Academy, Tomb Raider: Angel of Darkness, Rainbow Six 3, Splinter Cell, and the original Halo. So, I may get around to it at some point.
Wow. Thats... wow. Damn thats a good set of games.
 
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News Comments > No Tomb Raider Prelaunch Demo
2. Re: No Tomb Raider Prelaunch Demo Jan 17, 2013, 08:48 necrosis
 
I love how no one has reported that in the US the only way to get the new Tomb Raider is digital download. There will be no physical copies.  
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News Comments > Free StarCraft II Name Changes
3. Re: Free StarCraft II Name Changes Jan 13, 2013, 15:04 necrosis
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 13, 2013, 14:20:
Is there some practical reason to charge for namechanges? Aside from greed, I mean. Maybe consistency lets players more easily keep track of who they have played against?
Usually the cost is to prevent people from harassing others, changing their name, harassing more people, changing their name, harassing even more people...
 
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News Comments > Christmas Legal Briefs
17. Re: Christmas Legal Briefs Dec 26, 2012, 01:25 necrosis
 
Kitkoan wrote on Dec 25, 2012, 23:27:
This
Punch the grizzly bear in the ass and win a iPad 3!
 
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
2. Re: Evening Tech Bits Dec 15, 2012, 11:26 necrosis
 
Digitalfiend wrote on Dec 15, 2012, 01:10:
It must be late because I read "erects" and "Lego for adults" and was scared to click the link, but after doing so, felt oddly disappointed lol.
Good... I'm not the only one who thought that.
 
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News Comments > BioShock Infinite Alternate Box Art Vote
2. Re: BioShock Infinite Alternate Box Art Vote Dec 12, 2012, 23:16 necrosis
 
Here is to hoping they don't have the FOV fiasco they had with the first game.  
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News Comments > Valve Living Room PCs Next Year?
13. Re: Valve Living Room PCs Next Year? Dec 9, 2012, 15:41 necrosis
 
Steele Johnson wrote on Dec 9, 2012, 15:35:
Bad move. It's the tv that will be the computer in a year or two. He should be working with the tv manufacturers to sign deals to have steam a default app on the tv. Why waste money on a another console type thing? Gabe needs to rethink his plan.
I like this idea!

Basically your personal OnLive/Gaikai. Leave your high end PC in your computer room or wherever and stream it to your big assed TV over Ethernet.

Once in a blue moon I do like to play a game on my large TV instead of at my desk. Here I don't have to buy another machine or drag my computer into the room.
 
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News Comments > The Hidden Secrets Released For AC3 Season Pass
3. Re: The Hidden Secrets Released For AC3 Season Pass Dec 4, 2012, 23:15 necrosis
 
Creston wrote on Dec 4, 2012, 20:42:
This didn't get released, as I played these missions like a week ago?

Oh, it got released for the season pass, while I got them from the deluxe edition.

Creston
Steam deluxe edition came with the season pass.
 
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News Comments > Mike Capps Caps Epic Career
9. Re: Mike Capps Caps Epic Career Dec 4, 2012, 23:14 necrosis
 
They milked the market, destroyed the fanbase that got them where they were. Now they are cashing out.

Not surprising.
 
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News Comments > Steam Big Picture Mode Launches
22. Re: Steam Big Picture Mode Launches Dec 3, 2012, 23:48 necrosis
 
Kitkoan wrote on Dec 3, 2012, 22:06:
necrosis wrote on Dec 3, 2012, 22:01:
Here is the problem with this.

There are no settings in games for 'gamepad only' players as far as I know. So anyone using a controller is going to be at a serious disadvantage in MP games.

If I remember, most FPS MP games tend to give controller players a basic autoaim to help against mouse/keyboard players.
And those that do are trash. If in MP NO ONE should have auto aim. Period.

Crysis 2 anyone?
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - Karateka
3. Re: Steamships Ahoy - Karateka Dec 3, 2012, 22:05 necrosis
 
Relevant...

http://bit.ly/RxS8EQ
 
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News Comments > Steam Big Picture Mode Launches
14. Re: Steam Big Picture Mode Launches Dec 3, 2012, 22:01 necrosis
 
Here is the problem with this.

There are no settings in games for 'gamepad only' players as far as I know. So anyone using a controller is going to be at a serious disadvantage in MP games.
 
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News Comments > Steam Big Picture Mode Launches
11. Re: Steam Big Picture Mode Launches Dec 3, 2012, 21:38 necrosis
 
Woo! They made what most likely equates to a different CSS file for the UI.  
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News Comments > Saturday Consolidation
3. Re: Saturday Consolidation Dec 2, 2012, 15:19 necrosis
 
Funny. No restrictions on PC.  
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News Comments > Free Radical: Cancelled Battlefront III was "99% Finished"
10. Re: Free Radical: Cancelled Battlefront III was "99% Finished" Dec 1, 2012, 20:48 necrosis
 
Wasted money. Along with Battlefront I and II.  
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News Comments > No Dead Island: Riptide in Germany
28. Re: No Dead Island: Riptide in Germany Dec 1, 2012, 13:58 necrosis
 
PHJF wrote on Dec 1, 2012, 08:39:
This is in stark contrast to Gearbox who claimed Borderlands 2 was uncut, but in fact they removed head decaps and other effects in order to comply with German (and other) law.

Actually they fucked up across the board and Borderlands 2 was censored in America. Even with the "full gore" option ticked, there are no decapitations, no elemental death effects, no flying body parts. But oh look we have horrible-looking PhysX blood everywhere...
This is the worst. When censorship from a few countries spills over into all countries. Borderlands 2, Fallout 3... I am sure there are a few others where this has happened.

I really can not see a publisher/developer losing shit tons of money by not bowing to their stupid censorship laws.
 
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