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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 6626 (Guru)
User ID 17249
 
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News Comments > Newell on Self-Publishing on Steam
7. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 2, 2013, 03:56 Sepharo
 
Rigs wrote on Feb 1, 2013, 21:43:
Unlike Sepharo, I welcome our new steamy, portal-loving publishing overlords and only wish them great victory in the coming war with the traditional publishing tyrants... ;P

I'm one of the bigger Valve fans here. It just seems like they're interested in removing themselves from the process... Like it wouldn't be too far off to do an open source digital market API where 3rd party payment and distribution services could interop. But at that point what's Valve's part; do they still deserve a cut? Even cross-dev sale coordination could be part of the API. Games could make it to the "front page" by simply being popular (page hits and/or sell rate).
 
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News Comments > Newell on Self-Publishing on Steam
1. Re: Newell on Self-Publishing on Steam Feb 1, 2013, 21:28 Sepharo
 
Use torrents to distribute it and 3rd party payment portals and you don't even need Valve right? Open source digital market.  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
22. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Feb 1, 2013, 21:04 Sepharo
 
RollinThundr wrote on Feb 1, 2013, 08:40:
Cutter wrote on Jan 31, 2013, 16:48:
RollinThundr wrote on Jan 31, 2013, 16:30:
Cutter wrote on Jan 31, 2013, 14:55:
Well where on earth is Rolling Thunder when it's a GOP politician spouting this crap?

It's bullshit no matter what side of the aisle it's spewing from, that should be common sense.

I just find it amusing that when it's a democrat doing it how you rail on about the evils of liberals, but when he's GOP you don't say a word.

I wouldn't talk, all I've heard for 5 years from those on the left is Bush's fault/Congress' fault.

Well, when that's all you're listening for...
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
21. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 30, 2013, 20:43 Sepharo
 
Ant wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 20:27:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 20:17:
Beamer wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 08:26:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 01:41:
Ant wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 00:47:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 19:47:
I watch all my sports for free, live, and in HD. Haven't run into a game I wanted to watch that wasn't on broadcast/network TV.
Free, live, HD, and legally? Where? I watch NBA and CFB.

FOX, NBC, ABC, CBS, TBS... They're in the air

TBS isn't free.

And clearly you're not a baseball fan. But, with the Dodgers getting that insane deal, expect other sports to follow. NFL probably can't, but NBA certainly can.

In my market it is. And I watched all Detroit Tigers playoffs games on my TV for free. Cut the cable subscription back in 2010.
What about regular home games? I'm sad that TWC took Lakers games away. No more away games OTA on KCAL9!

Well in that respect Beamer is right... I don't care about baseball enough to watch regular season games on TV but I'll catch 5 or more at the ballpark.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
22. Re: Out of the Blue - Surfing Jan 30, 2013, 20:33 Sepharo
 
My favorite version of that song is the one playing from my Apache Huey when I'm squashing infantry with it.

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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
19. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 30, 2013, 20:17 Sepharo
 
Beamer wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 08:26:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 01:41:
Ant wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 00:47:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 19:47:
I watch all my sports for free, live, and in HD. Haven't run into a game I wanted to watch that wasn't on broadcast/network TV.
Free, live, HD, and legally? Where? I watch NBA and CFB.

FOX, NBC, ABC, CBS, TBS... They're in the air

TBS isn't free.

And clearly you're not a baseball fan. But, with the Dodgers getting that insane deal, expect other sports to follow. NFL probably can't, but NBA certainly can.

In my market it is. And I watched all Detroit Tigers playoffs games on my TV for free. Cut the cable subscription back in 2010.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
16. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 30, 2013, 01:41 Sepharo
 
Ant wrote on Jan 30, 2013, 00:47:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 19:47:
I watch all my sports for free, live, and in HD. Haven't run into a game I wanted to watch that wasn't on broadcast/network TV.
Free, live, HD, and legally? Where? I watch NBA and CFB.

FOX, NBC, ABC, CBS, TBS... They're in the air
 
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News Comments > Morning Q&As
10. Re: Morning Q&As Jan 29, 2013, 21:52 Sepharo
 
Jivaro wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 21:51:
nin wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 19:27:
panbient wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 16:38:
Fantaz wrote on Jan 29, 2013, 16:08:
Is there something that causes people who work in video games which drives them to alcohol?
Yup. The customers.
Hell, that's most jobs. Including mine.
I'll drink to that.

At the lobby bar.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
14. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 29, 2013, 19:47 Sepharo
 
I watch all my sports for free, live, and in HD. Haven't run into a game I wanted to watch that wasn't on broadcast/network TV.  
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News Comments > SimCity: Details on Player Region Limits and Color-Blindness Mode
35. Re: SimCity: Details on Player Region Limits and Color-Blindness Mode Jan 25, 2013, 21:35 Sepharo
 
These guys got all scientific about their color-blindness mode... At my work we just call over a few color blind employees and ask if they can tell the difference between elements  
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News Comments > SimCity: Details on Player Region Limits and Color-Blindness Mode
34. Re: SimCity: Details on Player Region Limits and Color-Blindness Mode Jan 25, 2013, 21:32 Sepharo
 
Because this isn't a forum (though there is one) people typically leave comments about a game on its latest news item and the comments don't always pertain exactly to the news.

Things that people are concerned about:
-Always online
-Small cities
-Performance

You could've left it at, "I'm optimistically excited despite what the rest of you are concerned about." But you had to throw some crazy sans-capitals rant in there and now no one is going to take you seriously.

edit: Oops, don't know why I bothered. Your whole shtick here, from post #1 and on, has been the same. Keep on keepin on anti-hater rant guy.

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News Comments > Omerta City of Gangsters Demo
18. Re: Omerta City of Gangsters Demo Jan 25, 2013, 01:32 Sepharo
 
Jerykk wrote on Jan 25, 2013, 01:19:
GMG is selling pre-orders for $25.50 if you use this code: GMG25-XTYYZ-POSL1, along with an additional $3 in credit or $2 cashback, for a total cost of $22.50.

Damn just bought it on Steam too.

Watched this guy playing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3e77FlAaXYY
He's terrible, but the gameplay is very appealing to me.
 
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News Comments > etc., etc.
6. Re: etc., etc. Jan 24, 2013, 21:57 Sepharo
 
fujiJuice wrote on Jan 24, 2013, 21:43:
Sepharo wrote on Jan 24, 2013, 21:32:
Though I don't necessarily support Take-Two here Darabont sounds like a douche in that quote.

Yes, it was going to be called L.A. Noir, based on the book by John Buntin. But the video game company with the video game called L.A. Noire (with an e!) threatened to sue the shit out of me, TNT, every company that actually ever worked in Hollywood. And they have the billions of dollars to back it up, apparently.

Note the stressing of video game... Which at first seems like it's being done, fair enough, to distinguish that these are properties in different mediums. But then he goes on with "actually ever worked in Hollywood" and "apparently" as if he can't believe a video game company would/could dare stand up to Hollywood.

I think you are reading too much into it. I believe he is just saying the lawsuit is so broad that almost any company in Hollywood even remotely related to the show would be sued. I think the 'apparently' is just him conceding that it isn't with it since they could fight a good fight.

Yeah I considered that but the more I read the more I couldn't un-see it. Why put "actually" there? Also why not name the company, I guess it could just be that he doesn't know their name, but just seems like wilful ignorance. And yes, I'm most definitely reading into it too much but that doesn't mean it's not there
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
4. Re: Into the Black Jan 24, 2013, 21:35 Sepharo
 
An 18-wheeler full of cash must've changed his mind about not wanting to simultaneously helm Star Trek and Star Wars.  
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News Comments > etc., etc.
3. Re: etc., etc. Jan 24, 2013, 21:32 Sepharo
 
Though I don't necessarily support Take-Two here Darabont sounds like a douche in that quote.

Yes, it was going to be called L.A. Noir, based on the book by John Buntin. But the video game company with the video game called L.A. Noire (with an e!) threatened to sue the shit out of me, TNT, every company that actually ever worked in Hollywood. And they have the billions of dollars to back it up, apparently.

Note the stressing of video game... Which at first seems like it's being done, fair enough, to distinguish that these are properties in different mediums. But then he goes on with "actually ever worked in Hollywood" and "apparently" as if he can't believe a video game company would/could dare stand up to Hollywood.
 
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News Comments > etc., etc.
2. Re: etc., etc. Jan 24, 2013, 21:25 Sepharo
 
netnerd85 wrote on Jan 24, 2013, 20:55:
I thought the show was based on the game lol, but I wasn't paying much attention to it.

L.A. Noire, still need to play you some more. Mafia 2 is just better though.

Eh, they're both open world and sort of the same "setting" (historical crime) but other than that I would consider them different genres.

I'd group Mafia closer to GTA, SR3, or just plain action-adventure.
Whereas I'd put L.A. Noire with Heavy Rain, The Walking Dead, or adventure games.
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - The Cave
3. Re: Ships Ahoy - The Cave Jan 23, 2013, 13:42 Sepharo
 
Yay! Now I have something to look forward to after work. I'm not really a fan of side scrollers but I definitely give a hybrid from DF and Ron Gilbert a go.  
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PC Gaming > 616 games installed
21. Re: any more Jan 23, 2013, 01:54 Sepharo
 
AdamK47 wrote on Jan 22, 2013, 16:10:
silk7412 wrote on Jun 5, 2012, 13:25:
news on this stuff

Yep:

http://i197.photobucket.com/albums/aa168/PointyB/Games/games21.png

All moved over to my new 3TB SSD array (6 x 512GB):

http://www.hardocp.com/news/2012/12/26/h_reader_rig_day/

You crazy bastard. Are those four massive CD books on the desk?
 
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News Comments > New Kickstarter Seeks to Race Back to the 90s
16. Re: New Kickstarter Seeks to Race Back to the 90s Jan 22, 2013, 21:02 Sepharo
 
I'm just hoping I can double tap the gas to do a flip on bumps in the road.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 22, 2013, 19:01 Sepharo
 
So I don't get my kudos for being the only one 2 for 2 on my picks because of the silliness of the "Har-bowl" ?  
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