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Nickname dubfanatic
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Signed On Aug 18, 1999, 17:13
Total Comments 1638 (Pro)
User ID 169
 
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News Comments > Metaverse
1. Re: Metaverse Apr 6, 2009, 14:59 dubfanatic
 
The "First commenters" article was just as nerdy as the people who make those damn posts.
 
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News Comments > Blizzard's Redneck Rampage?
13. Re: Blizzard's Redneck Rampage? Apr 4, 2009, 14:33 dubfanatic
 
I would probably play a Redneck Rampage MMOG, and I generally hate MMOGs so that says a lot.
 
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News Comments > Team17 Interview, Worms Mobile Moving?
6. Re: Team17 Interview, Worms Mobile Moving? Apr 3, 2009, 20:28 dubfanatic
 
I do prefer the original, pixellated 2d worms tho.

I still have my copy that I had shipped over from the UK...
 
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News Comments > TF2 Sniper Update Details
28. Re: TF2 Sniper Update Details Apr 3, 2009, 13:58 dubfanatic
 
Individual Game Statistics for Steam

As I write this (11am PDT) L4D has 15,400 playing and TF2 has 12,900 playing. L4D usually has a couple thousand more players every time I check this.

ETA: oops, theyarecomingforyou beat me to it.

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News Comments > No Online DRM in Sim 3
21. Re: And soon pigs can fly to? Mar 27, 2009, 14:28 dubfanatic
 
I just don't see them as some big evil giant out to do me harm. They're just some random company like any other random company to me.

Perspective and sensibility in an Internet argument? GGRRRRGHHHGHGHGHGH THAT MAKES ME SO ANGRY YOU MUST BE A SHILL
 
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News Comments > Op Ed
4. Re: Op Ed Mar 26, 2009, 06:17 dubfanatic
 
WoW is a game, not an economy.

what is this... perspective? ROBBLE ROBBLE ROBBLE


the image of WoW as a fun game

This is so wrong, I don't even know where to begin.

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News Comments > Utah Games Bill Vetoed
5. Re: Utah Games Bill Vetoed Mar 25, 2009, 22:14 dubfanatic
 
You mean like every other American Politician?

Most politicians aren't too bad in that respect. After all, Thompson has never succeeded in a constitutional challenge against his retarded proposals.

The current Attorney General believes that the Second Amendment doesn't guarantee a personal right to bare arms.

This is getting off-topic, but that's a consequence of poor wording, and the old positivism vs. natural law debate. Also, I don't believe Thompson is a "lawmaker" in the legislative sense.

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News Comments > Left 4 Dead Patched
3. Re: Left 4 Dead Patched Mar 25, 2009, 22:11 dubfanatic
 
Play with friends.

Oh I do. They're not always on when I want to play, though.
 
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News Comments > Utah Games Bill Vetoed
2. Re: Utah Games Bill Vetoed Mar 25, 2009, 22:07 dubfanatic
 
For an ex-lawyer, Thompson has a pretty poor grasp of the Constitution. Maybe he studied a joke copy with a 28th Amendment that he thinks allows these sorts of laws.

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News Comments > Left 4 Dead Patched
1. Re: Left 4 Dead Patched Mar 25, 2009, 22:04 dubfanatic
 
I'm more happy about the Boomer vomit fix than the melee spam nerf. Now if only they could figure out a way to make it so I don't constantly get paired up with total morons (e.g. stragglers who get trapped by a Hunter or Smoker and bitch you out for not magically teleporting back to help them)

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News Comments > Safety Dance
1. Re: Safety Dance Mar 25, 2009, 22:00 dubfanatic
 
Ah, the Melissa virus... reminds me of standing at my locker in middle school, listening to the intercom message instructing teachers not to open emails with the subject "ILOVEYOU".  
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News Comments > Combat Arms Gets Ballsy
4. Re: Combat Arms Gets Ballsy Mar 25, 2009, 21:51 dubfanatic
 
I strongly approve of any gimmick that attracts immature players away from enjoyable multiplayer games.
 
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News Comments > R.U.S.E. Announced
9. Re: R.U.S.E. Announced Mar 24, 2009, 17:53 dubfanatic
 
A.C.R.O.N.Y.M.S. are the new XTremeZ  
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News Comments > Starsiege TRIBES to Return
22. Re: Starsiege TRIBES to Return Mar 18, 2009, 14:05 dubfanatic
 
But any game that requires you to have a hundred kilobytes of awesome leet scripts to feel like you are playing properly just does not do it for me anymore. Maybe I am suffering from consolitist of the brain.

No, you've just grown up.
 
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News Comments > Impulse's Million Man March
24. Re: Impulse's Million Man March Mar 17, 2009, 23:26 dubfanatic
 
In which case an apology would have been nice, rather than a condescending reply telling my brother to learn more about customs.

Why should they apologize? It's not their fault and they had absolutely nothing to do with it. If there is no reminder on their website about the possibility of customs charges, then they should apologize and post that reminder. But I strongly doubt they don't already have such a reminder.

For what it's worth, I had a Stardock game shipped to Canada and there were no customs fees.
 
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News Comments > Impulse's Million Man March
15. Re: Impulse's Million Man March Mar 17, 2009, 18:10 dubfanatic
 
Wow, that's really... wow. I'm sorry but is it too much to ask for a company to understand international shipping and be honest about shipping costs?

Yeah, actually, it is too much to ask. There is no way to know ahead of time what customs charges will be incurred, if any. Usually the company has a disclaimer saying that they are not responsible for any customs fees... most likely something you didn't read.
 
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News Comments > Pirate Galaxy Open Beta
7. Re: Pirate Galaxy Open Beta Mar 12, 2009, 14:08 dubfanatic
 
LOL they couldn't even write their own EULA, nice.
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Grey's Anatomy
3. Re: Ships Ahoy - Grey's Anatomy Mar 12, 2009, 13:19 dubfanatic
 
I hope this game is overly dramatic, poorly written, cliche filled and constantly confuses breadth with depth, because that's what this show seems to be about...
 
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News Comments > Civilization IV: Colonization Patch
1. Re: Civilization IV: Colonization Patch Mar 11, 2009, 22:28 dubfanatic
 
Finally they updated this, this game was seriously broken gameplay-wise.
 
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News Comments > Immortal Cities: Nile Online Launches
2. Re: Immortal Cities: Nile Online Launches Mar 7, 2009, 23:11 dubfanatic
 
Created an account, verified email... still can not log in.

Did you choose the right world to log into?
 
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