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Nickname Sepharo
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Description I like games... Hi.
Homepage http://steamcommunity.com/groups/detroitgamers
Signed On May 29, 2003, 01:51
Total Comments 6680 (Guru)
User ID 17249
 
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News Comments > EA Dropping Licensed Firearms
114. Re: EA Dropping Licensed Firearms May 9, 2013, 03:32 Sepharo
 
Verno wrote on May 8, 2013, 09:58:
You guys only have yourselves to blame. Blue posted last week that there was going to be a push back against this sort of off-topic, political/religion derailing that has becoming more and more common around here which is pissing off the site regulars. Acting like it's a restriction of your personal freedoms is absurd, you just want to post some personal grievances and get attention.

Also freedom of expression doesn't pertain to a privately owned website though I would note that Blue is exceptionally lenient in this regard and you do not give him credit for even half of the shit you would not get away with anywhere else (which is why some of you are here). If you had posted this kind of shit on SA anywhere but the Debate Forum I would have banned the lot of you and most other sites follow the same rules

Interrupting my reading of this golden thread to ask: Since when are you an admin at SA Verno?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
34. Re: Out of the Blue May 7, 2013, 22:38 Sepharo
 
Creston wrote on May 7, 2013, 18:31:
... The Jarl of Whiterun ...

I can't even read this name without laughing now because of watching this hundreds of times.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UREwEpjGN_0

 
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News Comments > The Sims 4 Announced
11. Re: The Sims 4 Announced May 6, 2013, 17:59 Sepharo
 
Hard to believe that Sims 2 came out when I was a freshman in college. Seems longer ago than that, I thought it would've been 3 until I looked it up. I remember I helped a girl in the dorms pirate the Sims 2 and the next day I nearly had to institute a waiting list because so many people had found out and wanted me to install it on their computers as well. I think I just ended up making a CD with instructions and removed myself from the process like the forever-alone I am  
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News Comments > Infinite Space 3 Kickstarter Concludes
1. Re: Infinite Space 3 Kickstarter Concludes May 4, 2013, 14:52 Sepharo
 
Damn, missed this somehow.

Love Weird Worlds.
 
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News Comments > Pinball FX2 on Steam Next Week
16. Re: Pinball FX2 on Steam Next Week May 4, 2013, 13:36 Sepharo
 
It's certainly not better than the real thing but with some setups people have today you can hip-check them.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dXNHso3BVmE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoECRkVhfDI
 
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News Comments > Defiance Boasts a Million Accounts
10. Re: Defiance Boasts a Million Accounts May 2, 2013, 21:59 Sepharo
 
I'm pissed that SyFy basically said they were getting out of the sci-fi show business, cancelled Stargate Universe and Caprica, but then came back a few years later with shittier sci-fi shows.  
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News Comments > Gooseman AMA Today
4. Re: Gooseman AMA Today May 2, 2013, 21:37 Sepharo
 
And nobody asked about what happened to CS2... Or at least he didn't answer any questions about that beyond that it was stressful doing the R&D for it / being the leader.

I want to know what the peer situation at Valve is like. How "cool" do you need to be to get people to want to join on to your project.
 
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News Comments > Gooseman AMA Today
1. Re: Gooseman AMA Today May 2, 2013, 11:31 Sepharo
 
75% of the questions will be about working at Valve I bet. Probably a bunch related to HL3 too.

It will be interesting to hear why CS 2 failed. Was he passionate about it but nobody wanted to "push their desks" to his project? Or had it already fizzled out before Valve implemented their current form/lack of management.
 
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News Comments > Camelot Unchained Funded
5. Re: Camelot Unchained Funded May 1, 2013, 23:20 Sepharo
 
MacLeod wrote on May 1, 2013, 21:31:
I'm curious how when I looked at this this morning, they needed probably about 200k of their 2 million goal, and had approximately 11,000 backers... and somehow in the course of the business day, they gained 300k and nearly 2000 backers. Percentage-wise, I don't think I've seen a Kickstarter hit those numbers at the end of the campaign.

Lotta lurkers.

I see you out there!
 
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News Comments > Browser Games from Notch and Broussard
10. Re: Browser Games from Notch and Broussard May 1, 2013, 21:36 Sepharo
 
Mr. Tact wrote on May 1, 2013, 15:39:
A typing game? It took him 48 hours to make a typing game? Whatever.

I'm lucky to finish a polished data entry form in 48 hours following existing patterns. Making any sort of playable game in 48 hours is a feat.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
2. Re: Into the Black May 1, 2013, 21:31 Sepharo
 
4 views?

Are you the user?
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - Zeno Clash II
8. Re: Steamships Ahoy - Zeno Clash II May 1, 2013, 21:19 Sepharo
 
Quinn wrote on May 1, 2013, 20:40:
Overon wrote on Apr 30, 2013, 22:37:
The game is very much like the first one except with a more open world feel. You really should read up on the plot of the first game and go through the tutorial/prologue in order to understand wtf is going on.

I remember something about stealing babies..

Lies.
Father-Mother birthed all those babies...
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
53. Re: Out of the Blue May 1, 2013, 01:31 Sepharo
 
Creston wrote on Apr 30, 2013, 11:10:
InBlack wrote on Apr 30, 2013, 10:59:
Legalizing booze brought down the gangs or at least forced them to shift to other illegal ventures it allowed the government to get a grip on a huge problem.

That doesn't happen in a vacuum, though. The congressmen can describe the "gateway drug" theory as a red herring, but it's a genuine effect. When the Netherlands legalized soft drugs, the use of hardcore drugs went up considerably, and with that came the Russian and (former) Yugoslavian maffia that for awhile controlled basically the entire hardcore drug market. And they were the kind of hardcore criminals that you normally only see in movies, and which the Dutch police and investigators were wholly unprepared to deal with.

I have to admit I haven't looked into it and you seem much more knowledgeable about it, but I don't think those two are connected. Probably just two different events; marijuana was legalized, Eastern Europeans started selling hard drugs.
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - Zeno Clash II
2. Re: Steamships Ahoy - Zeno Clash II Apr 30, 2013, 20:46 Sepharo
 
Figures right after I put the kibosh on game buying (because I just don't seem to play them anymore) something already comes out that I want.

Really enjoyed the first one and it was one of the few games that I actually finished in the past decade.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
20. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 26, 2013, 21:54 Sepharo
 
Tattoos: I'm going to get "Sepharo" in old english across my back over crossed AK and Colt M4A1  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
9. Re: Morning Metaverse Apr 22, 2013, 22:49 Sepharo
 
Harlequin wrote on Apr 22, 2013, 11:25:
Wikipedia a 'force of good'? Are you kidding me? Aside from entertainment and tech information when you get to real hard data like science, religion, history, etc it's nothing but a bunch of arm chair (insert title here) pretending to know more then they do being a 'expert' on a topic they never studied in school or in many cases read a book on. No surprise one of the founders seeing the inherit flow of pedia founded his own site with only qualified experts of a field can edit a article of that topic. THAT makes a lot more sense to me then what you get with pedia. Edit wars (2 idiots on the same topic trying to be 'right') and more times then not someone trying to put forward their own ideals, morals, world view in a alleged bias free site. See most religion topics for a prime example. In most non-xian pages they talk about said religious stories in the context of fictional myth, but go to the xian pages and there is a slant towards it being more 'real', historical. I never use pedia for anything more then getting fluff info like getting a movie synopsis.

I'm glad you're not editing Wikipedia because this post is nearly unreadable.
 
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News Comments > Orion: Dino Horde Controversies
10. Re: Orion: Dino Horde Controversies Apr 21, 2013, 14:01 Sepharo
 
dj LiTh wrote on Apr 21, 2013, 13:31:
I've been thinking about getting PA myself but wasnt sure if it was stable enough and had enough features to make it worth playing now rather then just waiting for release. Your analysis is temping me.

As for this Orion shiz, i'll be staying far away and hope people who already bought it get compensated in some way (new game/refund whatever)

It's certainly still buggy and I haven't had a chance to experience much other than the beginning but it is overflowing with potential. Very sandboxy.
 
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
20. Re: More Big Picture Details Apr 21, 2013, 14:00 Sepharo
 
HorrorScope wrote on Apr 21, 2013, 12:26:
Sepharo wrote on Apr 20, 2013, 20:22:
Suckage wrote on Apr 20, 2013, 20:06:
What pattern? Are you suggesting that this is all part of some far-reaching conspiracy?

I think he just meant the pattern of passing unpopular legislation while the nation is distracted. I don't know if that's necessarily on purpose or not but it does happen.

Are you kidding? They'll just now pass whatever right in front of us. They figured out a smokescreen isn't even needed any more.

Are you replying to the right person? I interpreted somebody else's comment and left it wide open anyway. What would I be kidding about in those two sentences?
 
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News Comments > Orion: Dino Horde Controversies
8. Re: Orion: Dino Horde Controversies Apr 20, 2013, 21:11 Sepharo
 
Cutter wrote on Apr 20, 2013, 21:03:
Hah! Saw you playing PA the other night, Seph. How is it creating the shower gang-rape gameplay?

I think I just finally created a prison that's somewhat stable. First few attempts resulted in my prisoners killing the guards when they realized dinner wasn't going to be ready. Working on getting the first cell block up and running since they're currently hanging out in the holding cell. I really like how detailed the simulation is but it can be frustrating because it takes a while to get the bare minimum up and running since the workers need to construct the rooms, get the electricity and water running, place the doors, lights, windows, desks, chairs, everything. A bare minimum prison requires a holding room, showers, kitchen, canteen (cafeteria I believe), yard, and utilities of course. And each of those room designations require certain items to be placed for them to be operational. In just need to save more often because I've repeated that initial construction many times now.
 
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News Comments > Orion: Dino Horde Controversies
6. Re: Orion: Dino Horde Controversies Apr 20, 2013, 20:47 Sepharo
 
I bought the new one thinking "Oh here's that indie/amateur dinosaur game that I've been hearing about over the years, the trailer looks pretty awesome." But in the back of my mind I kept thinking, "This is a dumb impulse purchase, there's something terribly wrong with this game isn't there?"

Haven't tried it out yet. Been playing some Prison Architect which is pretty challenging.
 
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