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Nickname Ant
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Description I am just a blue ant =).
Homepage http://aqfl.net
Signed On Jan 12, 2000, 03:53
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User ID 1957
 
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News Comments > AVGN Adventures Preorders
3. Re: AVGN Adventures Preorders Aug 25, 2013, 16:57 Ant
 
Wallshadows wrote on Aug 23, 2013, 13:33:
Eagerly awaiting the AVGN review of the AVGN game.
So, it will be crappy?
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
7. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 25, 2013, 10:45 Ant
 
Cyanotetyphas wrote on Aug 22, 2013, 14:50:
Anecdotal observation - Yahoo has incredible market share with women for some reason.

IIRC, also popular in Japan.
 
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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
7. Pokemon? Aug 25, 2013, 10:06 Ant
 
The problem with the strategy of "collect it all" ...
Maybe NSA is playing Pokemon.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
18. Arf! Aug 25, 2013, 09:37 Ant
 
/me barks annoyingly at you.  
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News Comments > Terminator Games Planned
27. Re: Terminator Games Planned Aug 24, 2013, 19:09 Ant
 
I remember the cheesy short T2 game with short video cutcenes. I think I played it on my 286. I think it was from Ocean company.  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Blacklist; Day One Patch Released
8. Music Trailer Aug 21, 2013, 07:04 Ant
 
Good song, but it doesn't seem to fit with this trailer.  
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News Comments > BF4 Open Beta in October; BF4 Premium & Battlepacks Detailed
36. Re: BF4 Open Beta in October; BF4 Premium & Battlepacks Detailed Aug 21, 2013, 06:52 Ant
 
Julio wrote on Aug 20, 2013, 16:26:
MajorD wrote on Aug 20, 2013, 16:14:
it was the lack of support against all the hackers that was the straw that eventually broke the camel's back for me

Completely agree. BF3 was fun, but quickly lost that with all the hacking and blatant cheats. I'll care about buying BF4, as much as EA cared about hacks/cheats, which was not at all...
Doesn't this all the time for each game?
 
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News Comments > Command & Conquer Getting Story-Driven Missions
9. Re: Command & Conquer Getting Story-Driven Missions Aug 21, 2013, 06:49 Ant
 
Mashiki Amiketo wrote on Aug 20, 2013, 15:30:
NDA in effect, but I can say that the reboot is fun.
Better than/Good as the previous C&C (e.g., Generals) games?
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
33. Re: Game creations... Aug 19, 2013, 14:03 Ant
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 14:00:
Raptor wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 13:28:
Sepharo wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 11:42:
I liked Papers Please enough to return to it 3 separate times yesterday... That never happens.

It's always comical how the one bit of info that I don't verify is the one that I'm dinged on. I might need to write down the issuing cities on a real piece of paper next to me since I have no memory and checking the book is a time sink.

I did that too!
And the last time I actually had to write something down might have been the original Xcom games where I drew my base on paper before building

I created Quake levels on paper in class.....class went by fast that way long long ago! Even drew sight lines from hides and flag points.

I also create Excel spreadsheets for games like Fallout (old and new), Two Worlds, and Skyrim. I like to keep notes and lists of things I want to do or come back to. Story arcs, etc.
Share you work!! Let's see them! Here are some of mine from the old days:

http://zimage.com/~ant/antfarm/files/doom2/j2doom/j2doom.html
http://zimage.com/~ant/antfarm/files/games/quake/skins.html
http://zimage.com/~ant/antfarm/files/games/cc.html (U.S. map for C&C:RA).

I made Wolf3D stuff, original Lode Runner levels too, but don't have those anymore.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Interviews
10. Re: SS Aug 19, 2013, 12:46 Ant
 
Necrophob wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 11:43:
Taskeen wrote on Aug 18, 2013, 11:20:
Just make System Shock 3 already for christ sake, what they are waiting for. Shodan is still alive and she called me a useless sack of meat and bone!

I'm playing through SS2 now. The only thing that makes it bearable to me is the low poly monsters. If it had updated graphics, I'd have a heart attack...the game has some awesome sound design.
They have mods for better graphics.

An official SS2 remake would be nice!
 
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News Comments > Sunday Interviews
8. Re: Sunday Interviews Aug 19, 2013, 09:30 Ant
 
Kajetan wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 04:56:
Ant wrote on Aug 19, 2013, 00:13:
"Look at you, hacker: a pathetic creature of meat and bone, panting and sweating as you run through my corridors. How can you challenge a perfect, immortal machine?"
Cold shivers are running down my spine

And no, i don't want a "spiritual successor" when this means stupid and simplistic shooter crap as in Bioshock. I want the full, unaltered gameplay!
And we don't want SS3 to suck!! So, make it good or don't bother!
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
19. Re: Steam Top 10 Aug 19, 2013, 00:21 Ant
 
Tumbler wrote on Aug 18, 2013, 13:03:
I hear good things about payday 2 but $30 seems too high. I'll see if someone wants to trade it on vgfive or 99gamers.
Really? I thought Payday 2 would be 50-60 bucks. :O
 
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News Comments > Sunday Interviews
6. Re: Sunday Interviews Aug 19, 2013, 00:13 Ant
 
Taskeen wrote on Aug 18, 2013, 11:20:
Just make System Shock 3 already for christ sake, what they are waiting for. Shodan is still alive and she called me a useless sack of meat and bone!
"Look at you, hacker: a pathetic creature of meat and bone, panting and sweating as you run through my corridors. How can you challenge a perfect, immortal machine?"
 
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News Comments > Sunday Consolidation
3. Re: Sunday Consolidation Aug 19, 2013, 00:08 Ant
 
Anonymous wrote on Aug 18, 2013, 20:05:
Who are these people buying Xbox 360's this late in the game? They must be really broke cause the new one is coming out soon....
Poor people.
 
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News Comments > Saturday Mobilization
6. Re: Saturday Mobilization Aug 18, 2013, 23:34 Ant
 
SirKnight wrote on Aug 17, 2013, 23:29:
Ratty wrote on Aug 17, 2013, 12:37:
Finally! Now I can watch Sharknado wherever I want.


I just watched a compilation video of that movie and....OMG. That looks so bad, I need to see the whole thing. The special effects were seriously worse than movies 50 years old now. LOL!

I definitely need to see it all for a good laugh.
It's Syfy. What did you expect?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
13. Excessive BN! Aug 18, 2013, 23:17 Ant
 
DukeFNukem wrote on Aug 17, 2013, 13:24:
Excess of anything could lead to early death.

Therefore, this is a moot point. A waste of good webpage space but I guess silly stories have their place.
Like Blue's News?
 
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
2. Re: Evening Consolidation Aug 18, 2013, 22:34 Ant
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Aug 16, 2013, 23:56:

GTA 5 Achievements And Trophies Revealed.

woohoo! Rampages are back!

The cheevos really reveal a lot about the game. I can't wait!
Mmm, I remember Rampage the arcade game.
 
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News Comments > Guild Wars 2 Free Trial This Month; Sales Record Claimed
44. Re: Guild Wars 2 Free Trial This Month; Sales Record Claimed Aug 18, 2013, 21:16 Ant
 
I thought GW2 was free (no subscription). Just have to buy the game?  
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News Comments > E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy Free Weekend
7. Re: E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy Free Weekend Aug 18, 2013, 20:25 Ant
 
Darn. I missed it. Darn BUSY life like work! Doesn't this game have a free trial?  
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
4. Re: Evening Tech Bits Aug 14, 2013, 10:07 Ant
 
Oracle isn't any better.  
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