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Signed On Jan 31, 2006, 13:29
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News Comments > Pachter Clarifies Crunch Comments
3. Re: Pachter Clarifies Crunch Comments Aug 3, 2011, 05:58 Paketep
 
My PERSONAL opinion is that Michael Pachter is a cunt that has no fucking idea about gaming and deserves no space in the gaming press.

My PROFESSIONAL opinion is that he hardly could have quoted himself out of context, and that this is a pathethic backtracking attempt from yet another of his gaffes.

My wish is never to hear from him again, but gaming websites inexplicably continue publishing every single tidbit of stupidity that comes out of his mouth. So we'll keep having this "conversation".
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More
318. Re: Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More Aug 2, 2011, 07:40 Paketep
 
Efflixi wrote on Aug 2, 2011, 07:29:
I can log into Diablo II right now and see over 50k still online playing it. The vast majority of people (myself included) are buying D3 for the online experience.

Idiots...

Idiots are all of you who think that because it doesn't affect YOU, we have no right to complain.

Idiots are all of you pulling numbers out of your ass, and throwing around sentences like The vast majority of people are buying D3 for the online experience. You know demigod?. The supposedly multiplayer DOTA clone from GPG?. For example, you know what percentage of sales have even logged in to play online?. Fucking 23%. Ohhh, lookie!. A link proving my claims!.

So before you make yourself look more of an idiot, just shut up. The restrictions are ok for you, you are a happy camper, you don't care if the rest of us are fucked by this stupidity from Blizzard. Good for you. Congratulations. Have fun. Buh bye.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More
34. Re: Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More Aug 1, 2011, 12:17 Paketep
 
Rattlehead wrote on Aug 1, 2011, 12:12:
It's funny how despite the fact that 99% of the people who plan to the buy the game have a solid, persistent internet connection, they now say they won't out of principle. Who exactly are you trying to fool?

Obviously, about 99% of the people who plan to buy the game HAVE a persistent internet connection.

The problem is those who PLANNED to buy the game before this.

Rattlehead wrote on Aug 1, 2011, 12:12:
PC Gamers always tout about having the latest and greatest tech over consoles and blah blah, but they can't seem to have an 100% online connection. Funny how that works isn't it?

Blah blah indeed is what I'm getting from your posts. Love your numbers without any backing, BTW.

Rattlehead wrote on Aug 1, 2011, 12:12:
Oh, and I will be enjoying both Torchlight 2 and Diablo III.

Good for you. Again "if I'm not affected, why should I care"?. You're a real asset to the community, mate.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More
33. Re: Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More Aug 1, 2011, 12:14 Paketep
 
Rattlehead wrote on Aug 1, 2011, 12:05:
Sucks to the 12 people who don't have persistent online collection.

You should revise that number way higher, and add those who have a flaky connection.

And then add those of us who prefer single player or LAN play and want nothing to do with BNet.

But hey, there are some like you. "If it doesn't affect me, why should I care?".
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More
24. Re: Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More Aug 1, 2011, 12:06 Paketep
 
Prez wrote on Aug 1, 2011, 12:01:
So, no offline mode for SP as with Starcraft 2?

Regardless of the reason, being required to be online 100% of the time in SP is asinine. No purchase for me.

Even SC2 had an offline SP mode despite all the features cut to force people into BNet2
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More
16. Re: Diablo III Will Require Persistent Connection, Feature Cash Auctions, and More Aug 1, 2011, 11:51 Paketep
 
I wasn't going to buy this due to lack of LAN, but this is just too much. Not only is Blizzard taking even more features from their customers and forcing them to do every fucking thing through their shitty BNet, now they're also validating the abuse of gold farming (taking a cut so Kotick will be happy), and changing their game into a P2W.

If you had told me 5 years ago that Blizzard would fall this low, I wouldn't have believed a word of it. After SC2 and now this, I'll believe anything. They've lost it completely.

Thank god we have Torchlight 2. Blizz can go to hell with the rest of Activision in tow.
 
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News Comments > On Steam and Direct3D
10. Re: On Steam and Direct3D Jul 31, 2011, 15:52 Paketep
 
Bludd wrote on Jul 31, 2011, 14:07:
Rockn-Roll is totally wrong. How McCaskey describes it is how DirectX works at the moment.

You should always install the DirectX that comes with the game you have bought even if it is a slightly older game.

No, you shouldn't, and that post is a load of BS.

The first thing I do know with every Steam game I buy is go to the vdf and delete all the stupid installations so I don't have to wait one hour before I play the game I just installed. I already maintain the DirectX, VC++, java, OpenAL, XNA, etc, etc versions myself, thank you very much.

Haven't had a single problem in 5 years. And I've installed many, MANY games from Steam.
 
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News Comments > Always on DRM in Driver: San Francisco
11. Re: Always on DRM in Driver: San Francisco Jul 27, 2011, 10:22 Paketep
 
Well, wasn't much interested in this, but now it's a definite NO BUY.

Ubi keep being fucktards. It seemed that they had learned something when they relaxed their shitty DRM in AC2B, but it looks like their heads are still as empty as ever.
 
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News Comments > On Risen 2 DRM
2. Re: On Risen 2 DRM Jul 26, 2011, 11:44 Paketep
 
Hell yeah!  
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News Comments > PC From Dust Delayed
7. Re: PC From Dust Delayed Jul 25, 2011, 19:26 Paketep
 
Fucking Ubi. Do they really have to give the finger to PC gamers every... single... fucking... game... ?  
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News Comments > Raven Not Making a Bond Game
1. Re: Raven Not Making a Bond Game Jul 20, 2011, 12:01 Paketep
 
Whatever they're doing, I hope it's single player.

Last Wolfenstein's multiplayer was an EPIC FAILURE by the book, both in consolization and in failed support. Oh, and let's not forget the ton of lies from the community managers.
 
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News Comments > StarCraft II Patched
1. Re: StarCraft II Patched Jul 20, 2011, 03:55 Paketep
 
The Hellion's Infernal Pre-Igniter upgrade icon has been updated(now with more blue flames!).

Wow. What a patch!. They certainly know what the community wants.
 
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News Comments > Steam Download Changes
35. Re: Steam Download Changes Jul 16, 2011, 18:33 Paketep
 
About fucking time, indeed.

I hope we never have to see again the "steam servers are too busy" message.
 
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News Comments > Blizzard's Real ID Testing Live
3. Re: Blizzard's Real ID Testing Live Jul 15, 2011, 11:43 Paketep
 
Yeah, Blizzard, the answer is still NO.

And it will be no until you get that Kotick out of your ass.
 
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News Comments > EA Ending Online Support for "Older" Games
8. Re: EA Ending Online Support for "Older" Games Jul 13, 2011, 02:43 Paketep
 
With the latest EA titles coming without public server files, and seeing that their game cycles are getting shorter and shorter, there can only be one conclusion: don't buy shit from EA.  
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News Comments > StarCraft II Region Linking
3. Re: StarCraft II Region Linking Jul 12, 2011, 03:44 Paketep
 
Very convenient for them to announce this just when the first Chinese LAN crack has been released.

Perhaps now that pirates once more have the better version, they'll stop despising their own customers.
 
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News Comments > Origin Exclusive Mass Effect 3 Digital Deluxe Edition
25. Re: Origin Exclusive Mass Effect 3 Digital Deluxe Edition Jul 9, 2011, 20:53 Paketep
 
No, EA. Just no. Go away.  
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News Comments > Battlefield 3 Specs?
3. Re: Battlefield 3 Specs? Jul 8, 2011, 12:44 Paketep
 
Minimum
Hard Drive Space 15 GB for disc version or 10 GB for digital version
Operating System Windows Vista or Windows 7ProcessorCore 2 Duo @ 2.0GHz
RAM 2GB
Video Card DirectX 10 or 11 compatible Nvidia or AMD ATI card
No self respect as a PC gamer

Recommended
Hard Drive Space 15 GB for disc version or 10 GB for digital version
Operating System Windows 7 64-bit
Processor Quad-core Intel or AMD CPU
RAM 4GB
Video Card DirectX 11 Nvidia or AMD ATI card, GeForce GTX 460, Radeon Radeon HD 6850
Big wallet to pay for all the DLC


Now it's complete.
 
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News Comments > New Battlefield 3 Details
25. Re: New Battlefield 3 Details Jul 8, 2011, 04:14 Paketep
 
So, not only are they removing needed features, now their NEW features are stolen from Red Orchestra 2?.

Great, DICE, just great. You fuckers.
 
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News Comments > Capcom on Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition PC Issues
7. Re: Capcom on Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition PC Issues Jul 8, 2011, 04:13 Paketep
 
Aaaaaaaaaand Capcom shows again why they're amongst the biggest backers of the PCGA.  
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