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Nickname dubfanatic
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Signed On Aug 18, 1999, 17:13
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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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News Comments > etc., etc.
2. Re: Congrats Mar 7, 2009, 12:31 dubfanatic
 
I think the Penny Arcade comic is shit and I'm a little disappointed in my elected representatives for wasting time on that, and PAX pales in comparison to Seattle's bigger events, but yeah, they do deserve all the praise they receive for Child's Play.  
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News Comments > On Game AI
22. Re: On Game AI Mar 7, 2009, 12:17 dubfanatic
 
Nah, it's worse in GTA4 where drivers will randomly change lanes for no reason. I mean, does no-one check their mirrors? Dodgy.

They'll change lanes to get out of the way of an oncoming subway train... which is on the level below the road, of course.

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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
6. Re: Evening Tech Bits Mar 7, 2009, 12:11 dubfanatic
 
Be careful shopping at Circuit City right now. My friends credit card number was nicked and had bogus charges on his account right after shopping there.

Wow... disgruntled employees taking advantage of the situation, or just a coincidence?
 
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News Comments > Team Fortress 2 Patched
4. Re: Team Fortress 2 Patched Mar 6, 2009, 01:22 dubfanatic
 
OOH! I wanna do that!

You do know what happened to people who exploited this last time around, right?
 
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News Comments > Team Fortress 2 Patched
2. Re: Team Fortress 2 Patched Mar 5, 2009, 22:49 dubfanatic
 
Something is rotten in Kirkland.

The loadout exploit is back too, this time involving the Bonk. Griefers can use any class with the Bonk effect, but it gives them a permanent, complete invincibility and speed-up effect.

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News Comments > UT3 Free Steam Weekend, Sale Price
10. Re: UT3 Free Steam Weekend, Sale Price Mar 5, 2009, 16:33 dubfanatic
 
I skipped UT3 but I'll be giving this a try since it looks like Epic are trying to make up for their past indiscretions.
 
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News Comments > Square Enix & Eidos Agree to Terms
2. Re: Square Enix & Eidos Agree to Terms Mar 4, 2009, 17:13 dubfanatic
 
Yeah... the Japanese don't care much for the PC as a gaming platform (my guess is because they didn't make it). Hopefully they don't treat it like their bastard Euro-American stepchild.

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