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Nickname Theo
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Homepage http://atomicrain.net
Signed On Oct 18, 2005, 19:08
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News Comments > Bloodline Champions Launched
1. Re: Bloodline Champions Launched Jan 14, 2011, 00:08 Theo
 
got a beta invite but never played it, anyone given it ago?  
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News Comments > Cryptic's Top Secret Project
13. Re: Cryptic's Top Secret Project Jan 13, 2011, 17:06 Theo
 
StingingVelvet wrote on Jan 13, 2011, 17:03:
I trust Cryptic to make a good game about as much as I trust Irrational to make a bad one. It's possible, but extremely unlikely.

Tribes: Vengeance

 
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News Comments > Cryptic's Top Secret Project
10. Re: Cryptic's Top Secret Project Jan 13, 2011, 15:06 Theo
 
Tumbler wrote on Jan 13, 2011, 14:07:
This game is so obviously just an exploitation of the license.

The annoying thing is that if the game WAS free to play with a large Cstore, i would have it down as one of the better free to play games. i just dont like subbing to something i only play once in a blue moon - all tho i have not played since release.

i might give it another go shortly. hopefully its going to go f2p tho with a really LARGE cstore. (i like micro transactions in f2p games, i like supporting game companys) - i just dont like it when they are taking the piss.

space captain wrote on Jan 13, 2011, 14:56:
what i want to know is: when will the lifetime subscriptions become available? because that is such a good deal!! talk to me, cryptic!

lol my mate paid for that when it came out... he is not happy seen as he missclicked on the subs page...

 
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News Comments > New Bungie Copyrights
4. Re: New Bungie Copyrights Jan 12, 2011, 01:31 Theo
 
Drezden wrote on Jan 12, 2011, 00:31:
Dead Orbit better be a goddamn Space Shooter.

After that one space level in Reach I am dieing for them to do a full space game.

you are? after that level i wanted to smash myself in the face, shame cause reach was otherwise lots of fun and very good for a console shooter;)
 
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News Comments > No XP Battlefield 3?
92. Re: No XP Battlefield 3? Jan 3, 2011, 06:23 Theo
 
InBlack wrote on Jan 3, 2011, 04:40:
Yeah the conspiracy theorists are kind of pulling at straws here, but I have to agree with them on one point at least. Microsoft is really fucking the end users/admins over system control.

Someone mentioned HD space. I have a nagging feeling if I delete all of the non-system stuff that I have installed Ill still have only about 60% of free HD space, which is fucking insane??!!

What the fuck? Why does Windows7 need like 50Gb of hard drive space??

really, it does not. your doing it so wrong. its around 5gb, thats a smaller OS footprint than vista. (and for the record, the memory foot print is also smaller than vista).



 
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News Comments > Monday Night Combat Beta
10. Re: Monday Night Combat Beta Dec 17, 2010, 05:09 Theo
 
I became totally addicted to this on the Xbox, its a really really good game - you guys are in for a treat. I only hope the PC port is as good as the XBLA one, it really is a super fun game. (and has a depth in its game play).

/Theo

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News Comments > Derek Smart Interview
18. Re: Derek Smart Interview Dec 16, 2010, 03:53 Theo
 
Without getting in to the derek slamming, and getting back on topic; i do hope that they find financial success out of the project (no matter how publicly ugly) the take over was.

i do worry about him saying he wants to "finish the game", as a Avid mmo player (some times i am subbed to 5+ games at once, and usually 3 at anyone time [3 eve accounts, not counted as i dont pay money for those anymore) - i like to see these games do well) - you certainly dont need millions of players to be profitable.

mmo's imo are never "finished" tho, players always want to know what is around the corner, content only lasts so long unless the games mechanics offer up unique content aside mechanics (planetside, eve) etc.

thats the only quote i that does not really sit with me, otherwise, i am glad they have the game on track and hope they can look to the future for there player base.

PS: my english is terrible here, will fix when i get to work.
 
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News Comments > Alganon Interview
2. Re: Alganon Interview Dec 10, 2010, 06:24 Theo
 
yher it got taken over by derek and his company; (in a rather ugly fight for control); i wish them luck, i just dont like that derek spent a long time spouting that he wanted to "finish the game" - showed a lack of understanding of mmo's tbh.

they are "finished" when they shut down tbh; constant evolution.

but yes, wow rip off is wow rip off.

 
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News Comments > World of Warcraft Hotfix
14. Re: World of Warcraft Hotfix Dec 9, 2010, 08:14 Theo
 
DrEvil wrote on Dec 8, 2010, 16:24:
AnointedSword wrote on Dec 8, 2010, 15:56:
Who is asking for your sympathy, DrEvil?

Who asked for yours? You expressed your sympathy and explained why, and I expressed why I wouldn't provide my sympathy. Seems fair.

No really, he didnt. Verno did, 2 busy trolling?
 
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News Comments > Star Trek Online Player-Created Missions Coming
1. Re: Star Trek Online Player-Created Missions Coming Oct 29, 2010, 10:42 Theo
 
please test our beta tools for our neverwinter nights game!!!! (and pay your monthly fee!)

 
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News Comments > QUAKE LIVE Patched
4. Re: QUAKE LIVE Patched Oct 28, 2010, 10:31 Theo
 
Because Quad damge was not Quad damge in original Q3.

 
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News Comments > F1 2010 Patch Plans
6. Re: F1 2010 Patch Plans Oct 28, 2010, 03:21 Theo
 
didnt realise that GFWL was subject to the same rules as Xboxlive.

 
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News Comments > F1 2010 Patch Plans
4. Re: F1 2010 Patch Plans Oct 27, 2010, 09:34 Theo
 
Optimaximal wrote on Oct 27, 2010, 08:44:
Unfortunately, as per usual, Microsoft are holding everything up with their patch certification requirements.

its such a shame that the PC patch is delayed because of wanting to do them all at the same time, as you point out MS take a long time to certify patches for Xbox live; that said for the live platform (not pc's) this is a good thing, its rare we get xbox game patchs that break games badly - i personally support there QA process.

Much better than the whole PC "lets lash a patch up, then patch it again 2 days later when we realised we have messed something up really badly".

Having to plan and test your patches is exactly why valve dont like the service.

I have both the xbox and PC version of the game, was rather hoping id be able to play the fixed version on the PC first; as there is nothing stopping them from releasing ASAP.

 
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News Comments > Diablo III Details, Trailer
25. Re: Diablo III Details, Trailer Oct 24, 2010, 07:39 Theo
 
TBH i get sick of the "console vrs pc arguement", both have some excellent games; and both have merit - i am a pc gamer at heart, but recently i have been playing on the console more (wow aside), largly because i like competative games the the PC has FAR to many cheaters (this totally ruins the experiance for me, more so than using a controller over a mouse).

i love both platforms; and thesedays the are getting simler in terms of experiance imo, certain game types just play better on the PC though.
 
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News Comments > Evochron Mercenary Patched
6. Re: Evochron Mercenary Patched Oct 24, 2010, 06:43 Theo
 
It depends what you want, if you want a empire building game with some space combat X is your one (i have been playing x games since the very first one, X beyone the frontier - [it still much the same tbh])

BUT if you want a more "technical" and better space flight experiance then you want this [Evochron] , the physics are totally 100% awsome; the universe isnt a patch on the X universe but the jump drive mechanics and the full neutonian physics etc are just so awsome the ship is a TOTAL joy to fly (were as X is a camera in space).

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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
1. Re: Evening Consolidation Oct 23, 2010, 12:03 Theo
 
is nobody else confused by the 360/steam referance in this topic? (not that i bought L4D2) on ether platform.

 
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News Comments > DOTA 2 Announced
46. Re: DOTA 2 Announced Oct 15, 2010, 09:31 Theo
 
I guess we get to see how it plays out. Again - Credible to me is based on the path to DoTA and not the legalitys because we BOTH know i cant argue the legalitys because that has not played out as yet.

So yes your right.

It wont stop be believing this is all wrong however, anyone who knows anything about the history of Warcraft3 mods, and DoTA, knows that "allstars" wasnt even the first itteration and was on shakey ground from the start with regards to IP.

Icefrog should be credited with taking a base concept though and making it a much much better game.

My Troll, isnt strictly a troll, but it is a transparent (its supposed to be) expresion of my opinion that valve (who have potentially done more for PC gaming than any other company in the last 10 years) - have resorted to buying IP rather than creating there own. That can be seen in the last 4 Titles they have released.

I would like to see a end to such a practice and a return to inovation and creation - thats all i am getting at. I certainly dont want to hate on valve, but they dont give me anything other than reason to of late - its a shame.

 
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News Comments > DOTA 2 Announced
43. Re: DOTA 2 Announced Oct 15, 2010, 09:01 Theo
 
forgetting legalitys and what you can get away with under the laws of the land.

If we cant agree that there is a basic morality issue here with valves bussiness practice and thier basic approach to this situation then there is no convosation to be had - cause you clearly have different values to me.

Valve could have just of easily made the SAME game, with different charicters and abilitys, developed thier own setting and such and no-one would have any problems with this project. Just like no-one has had any issues (other than the respective qualitys or lack thereof) with LoL, Demigod. (Hon is a strage case and best not gotten in to).

Also, I do know what was "played" prior to icefrogs involvement. i know what was released. that said, you are correct on the "IP" statement; that said, Valve have not released a game with internally created IP since halflife 2.
 
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News Comments > DOTA 2 Announced
41. Re: DOTA 2 Announced Oct 15, 2010, 08:00 Theo
 
Verno wrote on Oct 15, 2010, 07:22:
Again, no one really knows how ownership of the map was divided up over time, who has actual ownership rights of the property and I suspect that's what is being sorted out now. Everyone else is at fault because they want to see something other than one sided statements on dubious sources? I'm far from a Valve fanboy, that's just silly handwaving and personal nonsense to save face.

Problem is people who played DoTA ; DO KNOW the status of the project and its content availibility prior to icefrogs envolvement.

In fact anyone who can read change logs can work it out?

Lets not be over silly here tho valve themselves have done some great things for the PC gaming industry; that said i really wish they would work on creating some original content or IP or further develop a exisiting VALVE create IP.

the fact they are doing this, A) shows a lack of respect for at least 2 well developed communitys and B) a desire to kill off S2 games.

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News Comments > DOTA 2 Announced
39. Re: DOTA 2 Announced Oct 15, 2010, 03:56 Theo
 
Yifes wrote on Oct 14, 2010, 20:06:
The posts don't really matter, because the fact is Icefrog is not the creator of Dota. He only added content to a pre-existing map. Just because Valve hired Icefrog does not give Valve ownership to other people's work. This has been stated time and time again, and you are being unreasonable by continuing to ignore this fact.

Valve fanboys are totally unable to see the truth - We're all going to have to get over it. personally i hope valve do get challenged, and loose; they have been fairly lucky so far with there "lets buy/steal/buy someone else stuff and then brand it as our own" in recent years.



 
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