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Homepage http://blaze.kinetix.net/
Signed On Jul 14, 2004, 20:43
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News Comments > US, UK, Japan Game Sales Decline 8%
5. Re: US, UK, Japan Game Sales Decline 8% Feb 3, 2010, 12:46 beigemore
 
Hurray for tons of really crappy $60 games.  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
6. Re: Morning Metaverse Feb 2, 2010, 02:24 beigemore
 
Blue wrote on Feb 1, 2010, 14:10:
beigemore wrote on Feb 1, 2010, 13:39:
I don't quite understand why the release of a new version of Super Antispyware is so important that it's showing up on a news site focused on gaming. New WinZip, anyone?

Just a service to a techie audience that spends a lot of time on the internet. Do you feel it represents a problem to have a one-liner bullet point about this?

BTW, WinZip 11 Released.

No, I don't think it represents a problem. Just passively commenting on how I believe it's a bit moot if there aren't posts about every single update to the programs mentioned. Might as well just randomly pick some software and say it was updated. Normally I just scroll right passed these -- I just happened to stop today.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
1. Re: Morning Metaverse Feb 1, 2010, 13:39 beigemore
 
I don't quite understand why the release of a new version of Super Antispyware is so important that it's showing up on a news site focused on gaming. New WinZip, anyone?  
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News Comments > Divinity II Ego Draconis Launch Trailer
1. Re: Divinity II Ego Draconis Launch Trailer Jan 6, 2010, 23:08 beigemore
 
Whoa... a video..  
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News Comments > Team Fortress 2 Patched
8. Re: Team Fortress 2 Patched Dec 8, 2009, 13:11 beigemore
 
There's some big clan called Edge Gamers Orginazatio (EGO) and their servers are usually pretty populated. They've got their server IP's on their website. Just manually add them to your favorites and you'll always have some servers with a bunch of people playing.

http://www.edgegamers.org/forums/cmps_index.php?pageid=serverlist&game=tf2
 
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News Comments > WoW Patched
8. Re: WoW Patched Dec 8, 2009, 11:56 beigemore
 
Frozen orbs are still useful for some recipes.. especially the 20 hour jewelcrafting one.  
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News Comments > Trademarking
1. Re: Trademarking Sep 12, 2009, 18:43 beigemore
 
sigh...  
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News Comments > Zuma's Revenge Announced
5. Re: Zuma's Revenge Announced Aug 18, 2009, 11:51 beigemore
 
I liked the first Zuma... even though there are a ton of games exactly like it. Looking forward to this.  
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News Comments > Gold - Aion
3. Re: Gold - Aion Aug 17, 2009, 12:32 beigemore
 
Having played beta several times, I don't feel that the game lives up to the hype. It's just another wow-type mmo. Hoping FFXIV doesn't disappoint the same way.  
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News Comments > RAGE Trailer, id's Three AAA Teams
5. Re: RAGE Trailer, id's Three AAA Teams Aug 13, 2009, 18:56 beigemore
 
I almost hate to admit it, but if id makes it, I'll buy it.  
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News Comments > StarCraft II Peripherals
12. Re: StarCraft II Peripherals Aug 12, 2009, 18:40 beigemore
 
I'm embarrassed for Blizzard.  
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News Comments > QUAKE LIVE Update
10. Re: QUAKE LIVE Update Aug 9, 2009, 18:39 beigemore
 
Haha, Linux.. that's pretty funny.  
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News Comments > QUAKE LIVE Update
5. Re: QUAKE LIVE Update Aug 8, 2009, 21:22 beigemore
 
I love Quake3, but the team balance in most ctf games in quakelive is horrible. It's always so lopsided that it isn't fun. You either destroy the other team, or lose within minutes.  
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News Comments > New FINAL FANTASY XIV Details
8. Re: New FINAL FANTASY XIV Details Aug 7, 2009, 23:06 beigemore
 
In FFXI, the different jobs have access to different skill sets, which can then be leveld up. For example, you can skill up a great sword, great axe, and scythe as a warrior. The skills are capped a certain amounts depending on your level (ie, level 30 warrior has 105 maximum great axe skill, while level 75 warrior has 276 max great axe skill). The skills lso carry over to if you change to a dark knight, but your dark knight starts at level 1 with the equivalent of level 1 skills (your great axe and great sword don't start from 0, but they're already capped for a level 1 job at 5 skill).

Essentially, people in FFXI end up making "skill up" parties just to get their weapon skill levels up. It takes a long time to do that compared to something like wow (we're talking many days). It seems like they're attempting to adjust the mob grind to a mob + skill up grind.

While I'm a bit worried at how this is going to turn out, I'm fairly certain they won't screw up the game. SE, while very annoying at times, tends to very slowly patch games and do class adjustments, unlike wow where everything flips back and forth every few weeks.
 
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News Comments > What about Prey 2?
13. Re: What about Prey 2? Aug 4, 2009, 18:26 beigemore
 
I really enjoyed Prey up to the last level or two. The level near the end where you constantly are fighting people on ceiling and having to flip back and forth was really annoying.  
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News Comments > Aion Pre-purchase Pitch
4. Re: Aion Pre-purchase Pitch Jul 31, 2009, 16:50 beigemore
 
If you're going to buy the game anyway, you might as well preorder and get to mess around with it early. Also, it's better than paying full price and finding out you don't like the game.

Just spend the $5 for preordering at Best Buy or Gamestop, register it, try it out. If you don't like it, return your preorder. You got to play the game, found out you didn't like it, and you didn't lose any money.
 
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News Comments > The Force Unleashed on PCs
59. Re: The Force Unleashed on PCs Jul 25, 2009, 19:14 beigemore
 
I didn't like the console version, but it really miffs me that they had the balls to originally say that standard gaming PC couldn't handle the game because they have omgphysics running in the background. That's huge turn off when a company says crap like that, and again when they later decided to release it and it runs great on even dated hardware.  
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News Comments > id Linux Port Plans
1. Re: id Linux Port Plans Jul 21, 2009, 01:14 beigemore
 
Oh well.  
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News Comments > TweetCraft
10. Re: TweetCraft Jul 3, 2009, 16:26 beigemore
 
Twitter is too much work.  
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News Comments > Quake Arena Arcade Screenshot
4. Re: Quake Arena Arcade Screenshot Jul 1, 2009, 23:17 beigemore
 
Probably no keyboard and mouse support.. even the Dreamcast version supported that.  
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