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Signed On May 24, 2003, 03:25
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News Comments > Double Fine Taking Heat for Spacebase DF-9 Release Plans
29. Re: Double Fine Taking Heat for Spacebase DF-9 Release Plans Sep 20, 2014, 22:29 Prez
 
This is how kickstarter works - contributors are taking a risk, a calculated gamble that the dev will succeed in making the game they pitched in their design doc. The risk is that the game doesn't live up to its vision. Backers need to understand this, and that their only recourse is to be wiser about who they throw their money at in the future. So many people seem to not get this.

EDIT: This is not to say backers don't have a reason to be angry. On the contrary, according to the comparison of what was promnised and what was delivered, it seems they have every right to be pissed. This will end up costing Double Fine a lot more than the contributors in the long run. Their rep is going to take a huge hit over this.

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News Comments > Op Ed
71. Re: Op Ed Sep 20, 2014, 22:21 Prez
 
hat's the biggest issue here. So many morons think Anita calls for censorship. She doesn't, she calls for improvement.

And you are sure if this? Admittedly I often grow nauseated by her nonsensical blathering and miss some of what she says but I can't remember her specifically stating exactly what she is after except in the most ambiguous of terms. How can you know where she will stop in her crusade to browbeat game developers into only making games that conform to her delusional vision of how women should be portrayed exclusively? It certainly doesn't help that the examples she poses as sexism more often than not aren't at all sexist - how can anyone be sure what she wants when she is so off the mark in what she is saying?
 
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News Comments > Saturday Interviews
4. Re: Saturday Interviews Sep 20, 2014, 21:32 Prez
 
Longest headline in Bluesnews history?  
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News Comments > Wasteland 2 Released
32. Re: Wasteland 2 Released Sep 20, 2014, 07:03 Prez
 
PHJF wrote on Sep 19, 2014, 15:24:
Well I haven't heard any stories yet of Wasteland 2 raping mothers and murdering children, which is pretty much all I need to know before buying it.

You would buy it anyway.
 
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News Comments > Falling Skies Gold - Release This Month
1. Re: Falling Skies Gold - Release This Month Sep 19, 2014, 22:49 Prez
 
The sky is falling! The sky is falling!!  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
7. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 19, 2014, 21:46 Prez
 
I'm going to warez all my games from now on because game companies are greedy. Games are too expensive! And information wants to be free!!!





What? I thought you said it is "Talk Like a Pirate" day???
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
9. Re: Morning Consolidation Sep 19, 2014, 16:19 Prez
 
If that's how Acti-Bungie does business then I don't feel sorry for them missing out on their bonus.  
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News Comments > etc.
2. Re: etc. Sep 19, 2014, 12:48 Prez
 
Addressing allegations of “collusion” among gaming journalists - Ars Technica…

The asshat admits he was trying to collude with his gaming press peers to bolster Quinn's career but says everything's okay - no one went along with it. They just don't get it.
 
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
19. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Sep 19, 2014, 05:53 Prez
 
I can't control how other people act. All I can do is behave decently to everyone. I game with a "gaymer" and he is the coolest dude, which is all I require. I am biased against asshats - everyone else is a friend of mine. I really don't have the energy nor the desire to go crusading on the behalf of others though. I feel that by just being decent to everyone regardless of sex, religion, sexual preference, whatever, I am setting an example. If enough of us do that we make the asshats the minority, and hopefully, the outliers. I see it as really that simple.

As far as having a "Hetero White Gamer" convention, I'd say who needs one? Every con already is one. But I equally don't see the reason for LGBT cons either, since they are welcome to every convention since they are gamers. I'm not sure if dividing ourselves further does anything for fostering an overall inclusive mindset in the gaming community.
 
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News Comments > Evening Crowdfunding Roundup
9. Re: Evening Crowdfunding Roundup Sep 19, 2014, 05:33 Prez
 
Still would pay 60 bucks for updated graphical version of Jedi Knight Outcast or Academy.

Yup.

I would pay $60 for updated graphical version of Mechwarrior 2: Mercenaries.

*sigh*

Yup
 
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
4. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Sep 18, 2014, 21:33 Prez
 
Why have a death penalty if it isn't used in a case like this? You won't find many cases where it's more warranted than it is here, save for child abduction/murder cases.  
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News Comments > Spacecom Launches
4. Re: Spacecom Launches Sep 18, 2014, 21:32 Prez
 
Nice! Thanks Jag.  
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News Comments > Evening Crowdfunding Roundup
4. Re: Evening Crowdfunding Roundup Sep 18, 2014, 21:27 Prez
 
In this last update, Stephenson says that people who have asked for refunds have received them.

They shouldn't have to ask; refunds should be automatic now that the game that they backed is dead.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
24. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 18, 2014, 18:11 Prez
 
. it's possible there may even be discussion of this week's games!

LMAO! My wife beaters can score more points than your child abusers!
 
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News Comments > Op Ed
21. Re: Op Ed Sep 18, 2014, 18:01 Prez
 
Dan Golding, director of the Freeplay Independent Games Festival in Australia, offers a different view. He wrote in a post on his blog that the hate that some gamers have aimed at Quinn is the result of male gamers fearing they will become irrelevant to gaming culture.

"ARGH! I am afraid of becoming irrelevant to gaming so I am going to hate on women!" said no male gamer ever.

This continues to be the most contrived, baseless, and asinine assertion the social justice phonies make. It's based on nothing other than weak conjecture. Gamers are lashing out against Quinn and Sarkeesian because they are attention-seeking morons. The occasional socially-maladjusted twit making rape comments or death threats means nothing other than that gaming has its share of mouth-breathing retards. This surprises someone?

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News Comments > Spacecom Launches
2. Re: Spacecom Launches Sep 18, 2014, 17:54 Prez
 
Looks graphically dull as dishwasher. But if it has great strategy gameplay that won't matter.  
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News Comments > Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Trailer & Skill Trees
35. Re: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Trailer & Skill Trees Sep 18, 2014, 17:49 Prez
 
Just thought I'd throw in my unbridled enthusiasm for Borderlands the Pre-Sequel to break up all the hate and "meh". I love this series and I can't wait for MOAR BORDERLANDS.

Loved the new trailer - Torque and Hammerlock are hysterical!
 
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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
13. Re: Morning Safety Dance Sep 18, 2014, 06:01 Prez
 
This is so Orwellian it is surreal. Why is this not front page news every single day, with people being called to testify before Congress about abuse of Federal power? There ought to be a criminal investigation - why isn't there?  
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News Comments > The Evil Within TGS Trailer
18. Re: The Evil Within TGS Trailer Sep 18, 2014, 05:53 Prez
 
I hate to say this but I think the horror genre is nearly dead.
Every single nightmare creation that could be thought of has probably been put out already. It's kind of like a seen that, done that type of deal.

The best horror affects you on a psychological level, the visual level is secondary. So regardless of how many scary looking baddies there are in the horror genre the real scares come from what gets inside your brain and terrifies you. I'd say that the horror genre has a ways to grow yet; it just needs some new angles from which to attack your comfort zone.

As an aside, I watched the trailer and didn't really see anything that struck me as a spoiler, but admittedly I know nothing about the game's background or story.

 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Passes $53M
26. Re: Star Citizen Passes $53M Sep 18, 2014, 05:43 Prez
 
BadIronTree wrote on Sep 18, 2014, 04:55:
Prez wrote on Sep 18, 2014, 03:47:
Jesus Roberts, enough with the stretch goals; just finish the game. As it is you've allowed so much feature creep the game won't be completed for another 5 years minimum.

LOL the last 10+ millions there is not any big stretch goals
This time we choose what free mod we want for our ships lol


Alright, 4 years.
 
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