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Signed On Jul 28, 2005, 12:16
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Trailer
30. Re: Fallout 4 Trailer Jul 18, 2015, 05:54 Lorcin
 
Rattlehead wrote on Jul 17, 2015, 21:02:

You're either blind or trolling if you think this looks worse than Fallout 3 with a few mods. Also, you have no idea about the plots, characters, dungeons, surprises or anything else.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJk75wxAF7Q
 
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News Comments > Fallout 4 Trailer
8. Re: Fallout 4 Trailer Jul 17, 2015, 20:35 Lorcin
 
Ok so fallout 4 looks worse than modded fallout 3.

Could somebody PLEASE force bethesda to make a game with a workable cutting edge engine please?

This doesn't look like Fallout 4. More like "Fallout 3 - San Andreas", same stuff different town.

I'm actually at the point where I don't know what they are bringing which is new:

Plot: NO
Character Development: NO
More than dated gfx: NO
Big open world: YES!!!
Open world which reacts to much: NO
Linear Dungeons: YES!
Surprises: NO

Everyone needs to back off the extreme. It used to be a western RPG was more open with less narrative than JRPGS.

Nowadays Western RPGS are basically a sandbox with a cat shit of a plot in one corner and jprgs are rapidly become a 2 day long cutscene with QTEs interrupting occasionally.

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News Comments > Scrolls Closing
27. Re: Scrolls Closing Jun 29, 2015, 21:21 Lorcin
 
I play hearthstone, then again I also play WoW. I never played Scrolls but then again I hated minecraft when I tried it.

If you guys are telling me I'm playing the inferior game to have a quick match of whilst sitting on the toilet then I'll switch to scrolls!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 13, 2015, 21:03 Lorcin
 
PHJF wrote on Jun 13, 2015, 20:23:
Worst Steam Sale Ever

No really. I've logged on once to steam. Just not interested in either the over priced console games or "retro style" indie games. I got enough "retro style" games when they where "new" 30 years ago.
 
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News Comments > Heroes of the Storm Launches
4. Re: Heroes of the Storm Launches Jun 2, 2015, 20:31 Lorcin
 
WaltC wrote on Jun 2, 2015, 19:44:
I confess my ignorance of the title, but if this is another D3-like "Let's build our DRM into the structure of the game itself," I'll pass, again. Is it? Anyone know?


Dude it's not for you. Unfortunately you need to use both hands to play so you won't have one free to keep your tin foil helmet in place. Stick to crossy road.
 
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News Comments > Oculus Rift Specs
6. Re: Oculus Rift Specs May 15, 2015, 19:47 Lorcin
 
Yay my 18 month old pc meets it. 970 is slightly slower than my 780 TI!!!!  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
4. Re: Morning Tech Bits May 13, 2015, 20:32 Lorcin
 
Out on a limb here but my guess is free first year, lifetime subscription next year, pay to play after that. The ground work has been there for YEARS. Remember that UAC shite we all turn off asap on a new build? That's going to be their paywall which we've beta tested for them for years.

Never being able to accept yes on a UAC without a subscription and having no option of disabling it will force a LOT of people into paying monthly rather than buying a license.

Again pure conjecture - but horribly feasible.
 
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News Comments > More Fallout 4 Speculation
22. Re: More Fallout 4 Speculation May 11, 2015, 19:31 Lorcin
 
For me F3 was nicely scripted and, whilst offering the opportunity to go and explore, it had a plot which teased you into completing the game.

NV never grabbed me - for me the plot was too thin to carry from town to town. It was very much a case of wander from town to town doing side-plots whilst the main plot-line of "Who shot JR" just never engaged me.

Call me shallow but after about 30 hours of an RPG if there is no character/story progression it turns me off. F3 was based entirely on development quite literally from birth.

NV played more - in text adventure style: "You wake up with amnesia", Go outside, "The locals have errands for you", Go south, "You meet some army style people who don't kill you but have some errands for you", Go NE, "You meet army style people who do try to kill you".

To me FNV and Skyrim are the equivalents of MMO plots. You skip the dialogue to get to endgame - but with these single player rpgs there is nothing at endgame.
 
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News Comments > Oculus Rift in Q1 2016
75. Re: Oculus Rift in Q1 2016 May 6, 2015, 21:19 Lorcin
 
Talisorn wrote on May 6, 2015, 21:02:
Lorcin wrote on May 6, 2015, 20:59:
Talisorn wrote on May 6, 2015, 20:35:

Only if you go the optometrist and get an set of lenses made especially for you ... and there won't be too many geared up to doing that. There is no special magic that the Rift does to fix up your vision.

So your saying they can't accept that vision is offest by +/- an ammount and adjust for such?

For me it feels far more likely that OR could adjust their focus length than a dude on your high street could fashion you perfectly curved pieces of glass which improve matters.

It doesn't work that way. And neither do eyes. Many people have different strengths for each eye.

Cause again providing different focal lengths for different eyes should actually be an issue? I plug in OR and tell it my left eye is 13/20 and right 18/20 and it can't compensate - with the investment they've had????????

Surely it's cheaper to refocus each image than construct something that physically fits both Damn Edna's and Harry Potter's glasses?
 
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News Comments > Oculus Rift in Q1 2016
73. Re: Oculus Rift in Q1 2016 May 6, 2015, 20:59 Lorcin
 
Talisorn wrote on May 6, 2015, 20:35:

Only if you go the optometrist and get an set of lenses made especially for you ... and there won't be too many geared up to doing that. There is no special magic that the Rift does to fix up your vision.

So your saying they can't accept that vision is offest by +/- an ammount and adjust for such?

For me it feels far more likely that OR could adjust their focus length than a dude on your high street could fashion you perfectly curved pieces of glass which improve matters.
 
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News Comments > Oculus Rift in Q1 2016
71. Re: Oculus Rift in Q1 2016 May 6, 2015, 20:00 Lorcin
 
I want to level 0-100 in normal view then when I hit level cap I want to be able to raid in OR becuase my fingers know where to go.

I know just from picking up an x52 for Elite, or watching family members try and pass a QTE, you NEED to know where your controls are without looking.

Whilst I love the OR concept realistically it may be a better fit for console controllers than kb+m.
 
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News Comments > Steamship Ahoy - Car Mechanic Simulator 2015
10. Re: Steamship Ahoy - Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 Apr 25, 2015, 07:18 Lorcin
 
dj LiTh wrote on Apr 25, 2015, 01:49:
I wasnt even aware of the 2014 version, prolly why it took me by suprise...wont happen again. Just someone alert me when they have video game simulator

We already have them - they're called Quick Time Events.
 
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News Comments > GTA5 Account Loss Follow-ups
2. Re: GTA5 Account Loss Follow-ups Apr 22, 2015, 20:25 Lorcin
 
Grand Theft Account  
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News Comments > Total War: WARHAMMER Trilogy Announced
1. Re: Total War: WARHAMMER Trilogy Announced Apr 22, 2015, 20:01 Lorcin
 
Seriously how many Warhammer games do we need. I honestly can't keep track anymore.  
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News Comments > TITAN X Available
18. Re: TITAN X Available Mar 17, 2015, 23:32 Lorcin
 
aoc q2770pqu  
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News Comments > TITAN X Available
16. Re: TITAN X Available Mar 17, 2015, 22:15 Lorcin
 
Totally happy with 2560x1440 on a 27" for my desktop. Seems the perfect marriage of FPS and screen size.  
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News Comments > The Elder Scrolls Online Mandatory Subscriptions End
53. Re: ArcheAge Head Start Issues Mar 17, 2015, 21:09 Lorcin
 
There's a marked difference here between FTP and PTP. SWTOR is supposedly FTP but they're trying to wring the free players for ever cent. ESO is going the guild wars Purchase to Play system which rightly should include no more monetization than something like WoW.

For me they REALLY need a demo - I played the beta, all it did was inspire me to reinstall Skyrim again. As for SWTOR in launch month I got to max level cap and had raided all the content in the game - yeah I had fun but would I pay for a MMO I basically clocked by my goals in the first month?
 
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News Comments > WBIE: No Five Armies DLC for LEGO Hobbit
1. Re: WBIE: No Five Armies DLC for LEGO Hobbit Mar 16, 2015, 23:03 Lorcin
 
Film was so bad even WB don't think they can cash in on it.

Maybe they couldn't make gravity defying elves and magically appearing battles goats realistic in the Lego world.
 
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News Comments > etc.
3. Re: etc. Mar 7, 2015, 21:25 Lorcin
 
Really? It's 25 years since my big sister came home tripping her nut off finding Loom the most funny/surreal thing she'd ever seen?

I feel old.
 
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News Comments > Pay for WoW Game Time with Game Gold
27. Re: Pay for WoW Game Time with Game Gold Mar 2, 2015, 23:32 Lorcin
 
Love this - they're attacking the gold farmers by giving noobs cheap gold whilst rewarding veterans with free game time.  
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