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News Comments > Star Citizen Funding Passes $36M
2. Re: Star Citizen Funding Passes $36M Jan 7, 2014, 10:07 Tumbler
 
Come on 40 million! I hope they have something big planned for 42 million! (squadron 42 and all)  
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News Comments > No Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition for PCs
17. Re: No Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition for PCs Jan 6, 2014, 12:40 Tumbler
 
....eh....it's already out and it was on sale for $10 on steam recently. Charging $59.99 for another pc version would be hilarious. (I think the Definitive edition is the PC edition)

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News Comments > Telltale Stirred, Not Shaken, at James Bond Prospects
1. Re: Telltale Stirred, Not Shaken, at James Bond Prospects Jan 6, 2014, 12:40 Tumbler
 
I'm hoping they'll make something I want to play eventually. I own the Walking dead season 1 because it went on sale on Steam ages ago and I heard so many people talk about loving it. Can't seem to stay interested in it so it sits unplayed.

Jurrassic Park sounded interesting but I've heard enough people meh that I might try it if it ever goes on sale. I think I own back to the future...

James Bond sounds fun, so does Game of Thrones. I'd love to Bioware / EA let them do a licensed Mass Effect game...get rid of all that shitty gameplay and just give us the story! Oooo or Dragon Age. Just get those away from Bioware for gods sake.
 
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
1. Re: Morning Mobilization Jan 3, 2014, 12:45 Tumbler
 
Hmm my parents use T-Mobile and I just bought my mom a nexus 5. I'll have to check and see if it makes sense to trade in her old pos smart phone then activate the 5 on att. If the credits can be spent on monthly charges and the data is discounted by $15 a month that should be a big savings.  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
19. Re: Morning Consolidation Jan 2, 2014, 22:35 Tumbler
 
You, sir, have no heart.

I finished it tonight. Wow. I stopped right as things got good the first time. The stuff I saw tonight was amazing. Tears. Amazing game, still don't think it's on my best games of the year list. Beautiful game, happy to have played it.

Playing Stanley Parable atm.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
8. Re: Morning Consolidation Jan 2, 2014, 14:59 Tumbler
 
Re: Fav games of 2013

There were a bunch of games I passed on earlier this year that people are going nuts for on podcasts and such.

Gunpoint - bought that on sale, HOLY SHIT! AWESOME!
Brothers - It's ....fine. I like it, just not amazed.
Gone Home - Bought this on sale, hope to play it soon.
Papers Please - Player a beta or alpha I think...
Rogue Legacy - Loved this game, found it on sale early.
Stanley Parable - still looking for this on sale. (fuck it's on sale now...for $9...don't like that price...sold)

Hmmm, Tomb Raider for PC is $10...if I buy that now then I won't have to worry about wanting to buy the Ps4/One version at the end of January...hmm...I must not buy that...I don't even want it...


Oooo I got a snow globe...Holy crap look at this thing:
 
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News Comments > New Year's Eve Metaverse
1. Re: New Year's Eve Metaverse Dec 31, 2013, 12:22 Tumbler
 
The netflix SD only streaming is actually a great idea considering bandwidth caps some people have. I don't worry about my bandwidth at home each month but I'm using it a lot more with every passing month. If my cap was low enough I might want the sd only streaming package.  
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News Comments > BF4 Connectivity Issues; Double XP Postponed
3. Re: BF4 Connectivity Issues; Double XP Postponed Dec 31, 2013, 12:20 Tumbler
 
I don't expect them to get a lot done until at least next week considering it's the holiday's and such...but damn. I haven't touched this game since about a week after it launched on PC.

I would hope they plan to offer a pretty big "I'm sorry" gift at the end of all this. Didn't they do that with Sim City? Got a free game of some value if you'd purchased before a certain date... Can't say I'd care at this point.

They'd earn some points if they just gave everyone the first two sets of DLC so more players might come back and play after all this. (LOL, who am I kidding!)
 
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News Comments > Left 4 Dead 2 Free
59. Re: Left 4 Dead 2 Free Dec 26, 2013, 12:52 Tumbler
 
I did it! I successfully boycotted this game! Now that I have it for free there is no way I'll ever pay for it so I WIN VALVE! That's gotta sting hunh?

...wait...I did buy it prior to this, but I traded it to someone else, so that doesn't count! Muahahah! I never played it!

Next time support your first game before moving on to a sequel!

Sheesh, has it really been 4 years?! Hmm, you're still dead 2 me. Not buying L4D3 either, I hold a grudge for life, or until you show me something I like.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Passes $35 Million
59. Re: Star Citizen Passes $35 Million Dec 24, 2013, 11:18 Tumbler
 
Star Citizen is going to be facing many more delays. There is no way they are going to have a fully fleshed out branching high fidelity AAA single player campaign by the end of 2014. The team in Manchester UK doing the SP just now started. How the fuck are they going to develop an epic Wing Commander worthy campaign in ~12 months when they have to face the same learning curve with CryEngine 3 as the team in Austin? No fucking way.

There's even less of a way that they will launch the persistent universe with even half the announced features by then or even in early 2015. They might release some sort of beta with a couple star systems and a few ships so gamers won't go for their throats but the fully fleshed out single player campaign and the fully fleshed out PU won't be here for a looong time. Try Q4 2015 at the very earliest.

This is probably going to be very accurate. The Wingman's Hangar weekly updates have started showing the other offices recently but those were only recently setup. They might have been doing a lot of work we didn't see for the early part of 2013 but it seems like things didn't really get going until September / October. During that time, and all of 2013 really, funding goals have been getting blasted through and I think the priority has been to keep that funding coming in as fast as they can.

The Austin team is getting a new office right now, while they're out of Christmas, they are moving from a tiny basement into a real office where they can hire a lot more staff. With the massive boost in funding it's going to take time to staff out their various teams. 2 years to SQ 42 campaign seems realistic.
 
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News Comments > Elite Dangerous VR Support
10. Re: Elite Dangerous VR Support Dec 20, 2013, 12:30 Tumbler
 
I also like the window effects, how the window freezes and stuff when you exit from warp.

Yeah the window effects are great, as you take damage it gets damaged and eventually you get a timer that tells you when your oxygen is going to run out! (I assume because you took too much damage!)

 
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News Comments > Elite Dangerous VR Support
8. Re: Elite Dangerous VR Support Dec 20, 2013, 12:20 Tumbler
 
This is a very impressive looking game. The AI and combat it self looks a little boring but I hope that can be improved. The video's I watched were almost all the same basic tactics, go head on with an enemy, enemy turns and trys to fly away, turns around, comes back. In a more interesting clip the user turned off the fly by wire controls and got the ship spinning and traveling backwards while firing on ships that were chasing him.

Playing the game with controllers was painfully slow. Takes too long to get your weapons on target without a joystick. There was one scenario that had a weapon that tracked in the center area and that was a lot more fun to watch.

The video's I watch switched over to the joystick and it was still a long time to line up and hit with the weapons. I think they should set all the weapons to do some tracking, more powerful ones would track slower, shorter range weaker weapons would track faster (aim).

For an alpha its very impressive.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Dogfighting Module Questions Answered
7. Re: Star Citizen Dogfighting Module Questions Answered Dec 19, 2013, 12:56 Tumbler
 
They have a live stream setup for Friday that is supposed to give a status report on the multiple fronts of development with the conclusion being a Demonstration of dogfighting from the LA office!

9am PST!

Gimme gimme gimme!
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Lawsuit
34. Re: Battlefield 4 Lawsuit Dec 18, 2013, 13:52 Tumbler
 
I would love to see class action lawsuits start hitting companies who released unfinished software so blatantly as EA / Dice did with BF4. It's only going to get worse with the new consoles, patching is just a part of the service provided to gamers and if limits are not set things are going to get bad real fast.  
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News Comments > Wasteland 2 Beta Begins
16. Re: Wasteland 2 Beta Begins Dec 12, 2013, 13:47 Tumbler
 
Woohoo! I just need...wait, I didn't pay enough to get beta access.

I paid $50 for a boxed game and it looks like beta access was $55+. Oh well. I'll wait.
 
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News Comments > Cliff Bleszinski's PC Shooter Plans
18. Re: Cliff Bleszinski's PC Shooter Plans Dec 12, 2013, 00:18 Tumbler
 
I have a slide deck, I have a pitch, I have concept art, I know pretty much what I want to do

So...Kickstarter?
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
1. Re: Morning Consolidation Dec 11, 2013, 12:43 Tumbler
 
Hmm, I would not mind getting a refund for BF4 Premium. I'm still sitting on the sidelines waiting for them to improve the game. Unfortunately I bought it from GMG which included a discount credit towards another purchase so I doubt I'd qualify.

I'd applaud them for offering this refund to people who purchase on PS4/One/Origin. I'm not going to hold my breath though.
 
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News Comments > DICE Pauses All Future Projects for BF4 Repairs
21. Re: DICE Pauses All Future Projects for BF4 Repairs Dec 4, 2013, 23:14 Tumbler
 
Oh hey guys, we just finished these two expansion packs for that game you bought last month...you know that crashing broken piece of shit? Yeah so we got some time to go back and fix it now since our next expansion isn't out for probably a month or two. Easier to sell expansions when people don't keep saying "this game is fucking broken" so yeah we're gonna fix all that...so buy our new expansion!  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
6. Re: Morning Consolidation Dec 4, 2013, 12:56 Tumbler
 
The Half Elf wrote on Dec 4, 2013, 12:38:
You know that GameInformer's only purpose to get pre-sells for Gamestop right? Being Gamestop's magainze and what not.

I did know that. I was trying to play the uniformed consumer who thinks this info is coming from a reputable game magazine rather than the marketing department of both gamestop and Activision.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
3. Re: Morning Consolidation Dec 4, 2013, 12:17 Tumbler
 
Destiny gets info blow-out, courtesy of GameInformer’s January issue

The more things change the more they stay the same.

I'm worried about microtransactions this gen already. Let's talk about microtransactions in Destiny. (@Gameinformer)I don't want to bother getting excited about upcoming games if they're going to be like Forza 5. I know we can count on you GameInformer, let's ask the tough questions!
 
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