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News Comments > GTA5 PC Delay
60. Re: GTA5 PC Delay Feb 24, 2015, 20:08 Krovven
 
HorrorScope wrote on Feb 24, 2015, 19:59:
Slick wrote on Feb 24, 2015, 19:37:
it's probably because their first quarter financials are already looking good, so they want to pad their second quarter financials by pushing this a few weeks back.

Someone mentioned Heist hasn't been released. Is this suppose to release for the Sony/MS prior to the PC release? If so perhaps they want it to be exclusive to consoles for a bit longer.

As for people being butt hurt in anyway in this thread, that is how it works here. IMO no game is or should be given special treatment. Obviously a well enough adjusted person will be able to deal with this delay.

Read the news story other than just the headline.

With Heists for consoles being so close to the previous release date, I'm sure this has more to do with getting Heists and Online as bug free as possible for PC at release.

If they have a brutal release, the Internet might explode in hatred. They have to get this right.

 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Collection Trailer & Mod Details
6. Re: Homeworld Remastered Collection Trailer & Mod Details Feb 24, 2015, 19:23 Krovven
 
Creston wrote on Feb 24, 2015, 18:35:
I didn't realize this was gonna get full mod support. I wasn't super interested before, but that kinda changes things.

~ 3 months before a full Battlestar Galactica TC?

Yep. Was talked about in the PAX East video. Whether it was Gearbox or Blackbird, one of them have hired on a few of the longtime Homeworld modders to help with the Remastered release as well as improving mod support.

 
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News Comments > GTA5 PC Delay
56. Re: GTA5 PC Delay Feb 24, 2015, 18:58 Krovven
 
Rigs wrote on Feb 24, 2015, 16:18:
I give up. You know, it's pretty jerkish to make someone feel bad and bully them just because they're excited about a game coming out and disappointed that they delay it. So what? How does that hurt you in any way? I got lambasted last delay for going off the chain a little about it and all I could think was what the fuck does that have to do with you? Congratulations, you wait for reviews, you wait for word of mouth. I can GUARANTEE there's something that you DON'T wait for, something that you just can't wait to get your hands on and when that something (whatever it may be) gets delayed, you get upset. No one is immune and if they say they are, they're lying to themselves! It's like some of you get off on giving those of us who are looking forward to this game a hard time...and it's sickening...


=-Rigs-=

Aside from several people already on ignore, the majority of this thread seems to have no problem with this delay. So not sure what you are going off about this time.

Didn't last time you say you you were done, you had deleted your Social Club account and cancelled your preorder and weren't interested in this anymore because of the last delay?

Move on, stay excited, but leave the drama in your head.
 
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News Comments > GTA5 PC Delay
55. Re: GTA5 PC Delay Feb 24, 2015, 18:45 Krovven
 
DangerDog wrote on Feb 24, 2015, 13:57:

Battlefield Hardline just picked up some extra sales on the PC from this delay no doubt. They were scheduled to release a week apart.

Quite possibly. Pillars of Eternity was releasing a day after GTA V on March 26. With the delay I might consider grabbing that. But who am I kidding...I already have several RPG's to finish.
 
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News Comments > Cancelled Legacy of Kain Sequel Footage
7. Re: Cancelled Legacy of Kain Sequel Footage Feb 23, 2015, 23:51 Krovven
 
Ray Marden wrote on Feb 23, 2015, 20:38:
Unfortunate. This canceled game looks more interesting than a number of other games that have been released in the past year.

Then again, it's Square Enix so we should expect as much...

Guessing there is always the Darksiders series,
Ray Flaws and all.

Now that I watched some of the video, this actually looked good. Supernatural abilities with the Batman fight system, semi-rpg and open world = I'd buy.

The game was not projected to meet Square Enix sales projections, and was scrapped

Was this the same idiot that expected 6 million sales in the first month for Tomb Raider?

 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Changes
7. Re: Homeworld Remastered Changes Feb 23, 2015, 23:39 Krovven
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Feb 23, 2015, 22:37:
Krovven wrote on Feb 23, 2015, 18:54:
Troll post? Have you ever even played the game? Your ships turn on their own to fire at targets. And sphere formation surrounds and move with the target while firing.

Hrm, sphere surrounds? I don't recall that, but it's been about 10-12 years.

I'll try it out in a few days.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_mi9AFqcFY

He states they won't move, but he is saying that while fighting a stationary target. If you do Sphere against a single capital ship that is on the move, the ships will move with it.

 
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News Comments > Cancelled Legacy of Kain Sequel Footage
3. Re: Cancelled Legacy of Kain Sequel Footage Feb 23, 2015, 19:38 Krovven
 
All I'd like is a proper RPG like the first game. Hated that they went 3rd person with it.

 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Changes
3. Re: Homeworld Remastered Changes Feb 23, 2015, 18:56 Krovven
 
Can't wait for this! I wish they were launching this Tuesday night instead of Wednesday morning as the countdown on Steam indicates.

I just hope these hot key and mechanic changes don't mess with my cloaked wall of doom strategy. I really liked how you could deactivate cloak on one unit while deactivating cloak on the other with one button with both units selected.

This comment was edited on Feb 23, 2015, 19:05.
 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Changes
2. Re: Homeworld Remastered Changes Feb 23, 2015, 18:54 Krovven
 
Troll post? Have you ever even played the game? Your ships turn on their own to fire at targets. And sphere formation surrounds and move with the target while firing.

 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Collection Trailer
8. Re: Homeworld Remastered Collection Trailer Feb 23, 2015, 18:51 Krovven
 
Deepjay wrote on Feb 23, 2015, 16:35:
These guys release a trailer every second day. Funnily enough, I think by watching them, i've become excited for the game and then over it. I was going to pick it up, but now i think i'll just scratch that itch by watching someone play it for a while on Twitch and then move on.

It may be just me, but i find continual trailers borderline obnoxious, less is more etc.

Yea shame on them for trying to market their self published game in the final week & days before release. /facepalm
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Microtransactions Coming to Asia
13. Re: Diablo III Microtransactions Coming to Asia Feb 21, 2015, 02:05 Krovven
 
Keilun wrote on Feb 21, 2015, 01:27:
RNG is RNG.

Indeed. I can never seem to get anything good on my other toons, but always seem to find good stuff on my DH.

One rift I'll get 10 drops. Another rift I'll get 0. Sometimes I'll see 4-6 Set pieces in a run, other times it's all common junk Legendaries.

 
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News Comments > Universal Combat CE Free on Steam
42. Re: Universal Combat CE Free on Steam Feb 20, 2015, 17:35 Krovven
 
Not that I expect anyone to see this in this late post...but here is a gem posted later by DS in the thread linked below.

Derek Smart - If my "attitude" makes you not want to play my game, then I'd say you're the one with the problem because I love my attitude just fine. I don't expect you - or anyone - to like me. I don't care. I'm a creator of games, not a diplomat for the people.

Now go away. We discuss games here, not people.
 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Trailer
29. Re: Homeworld Remastered Trailer Feb 20, 2015, 00:28 Krovven
 
loomy wrote on Feb 19, 2015, 23:58:
I also feel like the price is too high. Maybe I only feel that way because I lived through the first two.

Maybe it's priced for people who haven't played it, or didn't buy it the first time around? I certainly think it's the wrong price for anyone who already bought both.

Considering there have been re-releases with and without updates priced between $10 and $20 (ie: Resident Evil HD is $20), I don't see the problem with the pricing ($33 CDN) since it's 2 full games as well as the mixed multiplayer. You can't play Homeworld Classic multiplayer currently, except maybe by LAN. So with the updated options for mixed H1 & H2 multiplayer or standard separate multiplayer, updated mod and Workshop support and all the new graphics, etc...price seems good to me.

I've played Homeworld 1 through at least 4 times, Homeworld 2 twice...and I can't wait to play them again and have fresh multiplayer support.

 
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News Comments > Diablo III Version 2.2.0 Preview
6. Re: Diablo III Version 2.2.0 Preview Feb 19, 2015, 23:06 Krovven
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Feb 19, 2015, 22:27:

I know what you're getting at, but I disagree entirely that there should be balance attempts in a glorified single player game. They should throw powers on EVERY legendary, crazy strong powers, and just let the game flow. Players SHOULD be able to create stupidly strong, broken builds, without using 5 piece set + RoRG.

My opinion, no doubt in the minority of course.


/facepalm

Moving on...am I the only one that got a chuckle out of the DH rain gloves having Strength on them? Is this 1.8 again?
 
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News Comments > Homeworld Remastered Trailer
27. Re: Homeworld Remastered Trailer Feb 19, 2015, 21:33 Krovven
 
Darks wrote on Feb 19, 2015, 21:18:
Creston wrote on Feb 19, 2015, 21:17:
Darks wrote on Feb 19, 2015, 13:20:
Having a remastered version of this game is a good thing. And the pricing is not that bad. you are getting 4 games. I don't see the problem. Plus the added Steam works and Steam for multiplayer is pretty awesome.

4? Homeworld, expansion, Homeworld 2? Which game am I missing?

Both remastered copies and both of the original games un-touched.

No expansion. And the classic games have a few tweaks to support higher resolutions and I assume it also gets the new Ui for those resolutions.

You can hardly call it 4 games. The inclusion of the Classic games is fan service, nothing more. It's more to compare to the remastered.

 
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News Comments > Steam & Dota 2 Records
16. Re: Steam & Dota 2 Set Peak User Records Feb 16, 2015, 16:37 Krovven
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Feb 16, 2015, 12:41:
1 million+ for DotA 2, 3 million+ for LoL? Wow, talk about bad taste, younger gaming community.

get off my lawn.

People like what they like. They are simple to learn, hard to master. It's been repeatedly a winning combination in the gaming world. My question is, do they really like it? I'm curious what the average age of a MOBA player is. I'm guessing it's much lower than the overall average age of a gamer which is like over 30 now?
My point is, MOBA's are free to play and always have been. Teens without much money, but they have an average family computer at home can play the game, and their friends are playing it too...

Having managed a group of teens for half of last year, none of them played any PC games they had to pay for. It was all free to play and it was all MOBA's. Otherwise they played console games, because that's what their parents would buy for them.

I really tried to give DOTA 2 a chance. I watched several hours worth of gameplay videos before even joining a game to make sure I understood what to do and why to do it, etc.

I simply do not see the appeal behind the gameplay mechanics with MOBA's. The big one, constantly having to tag the Ai units to level up and get credits. It's very boring to me. It's a massive game mechanic filler and without it, the game completely falls apart and everything else with it.

 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
22. Re: Steam Top 10 Feb 15, 2015, 16:50 Krovven
 
BIGtrouble77 wrote on Feb 15, 2015, 13:45:
So how long is this age of "post-apocalyptic zombie survival crafting games" going to last? The Worth a Buy on H1Z1 showed me enough to stay a mile away, at least for now.

I think a better question is when is someone going to actually finish a feature complete zombie survival game, that's actually good?

 
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News Comments > Diablo III Season 2 Begins
13. Re: Diablo III Season 2 Begins Feb 15, 2015, 04:39 Krovven
 
jacobvandy wrote on Feb 15, 2015, 01:04:
Unfortunately they nerfed Helltrapper, by preventing it from enabling you to use more turrets than you'd otherwise be able to. I never got to try that out with my M6.

Wasn't that a looong time ago? It drops turrets at a very high rate, so you don't need to spend Hatred or wait for the cooldown.

Near the end of the season someone was doing 45+ Grifts with a Multishot build and appropriate gear.

 
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News Comments > Diablo III Season 2 Begins
11. Re: Diablo III Season 2 Begins Feb 15, 2015, 00:01 Krovven
 
dizave wrote on Feb 14, 2015, 22:11:
The purpose of adventure mode is to get your ring of royal grandeur. After that, whats the point?

If you didn't get hundreds stockpiled from when you really had to grind out Bounties to get a RRoG, then you need Bounties for Rift Fragments to do Rifts, which you need to do Greater Rifts and level up Legendary gems. If your gems arent rank 40+ then you have lots of room to get more powerful.

Keywardens are also in Adventure mode, and a good Hellfire Amulet with a good Passive ability is still the best option, and good ones aren't easy to get. Thankfully it's not a grindfest anymore to get keys (50% on T6) and the organ parts (100% on T6) from the boss fights.

There are other unique legendaries from bounty bags in all acts. They may not be best in slot for some of the most common builds, but they are good for other builds. ie: Helltrapper for Demon Hunters.

dizave wrote on Feb 14, 2015, 22:11:
There is no point when I have the set items for my class. Give me more reasons to play with new legendary items and content and I will play. I feel like your arguing for the sake of arguing. Why would you not want more things to do in a fun game?

I have continually improved my DH by changing his gear and trying build variations with the gear I have. And sometimes I need to target another item from Kadala to make that change. I stopped playing a week or two before the end of season (but after the last patch). I was up to Rank 42 Grift and I never exploited anything. So I'm pretty happy with that. But I still have more room to grow...and that's just one class.

If you like the gameplay, there is plenty to do and plenty of build options. The top builds/gear/elemental combos for DH's was changing constantly. You don't even need to stick to what's at the top of the leaderboards, play another build and see how far you can take it...if you don't care about leaderboards, then it shouldnt matter if you arent competing at the top.

I don't do seasons, other than to get a class to lvl 70. Over the months I play for a bit, take a break, play something else, play for a bit, improve a class, take a break, rinse repeat.

 
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News Comments > Just Cause 3 Trailer
32. Re: Just Cause 3 Trailer Feb 14, 2015, 21:28 Krovven
 
I also found the controls weak for mouse & keyboard. I tried and quickly switched to using the gamepad. Multiple button combos work for gamepad a but not so much for M&K along with the auto aiming, just made aiming with a mouse pointless.

Fun game and I look forward to JC3.

 
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