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Signed On Jan 31, 2006, 13:29
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News Comments > Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Patch
1. Re: Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Patch Apr 14, 2011, 15:16 Paketep
 
No LAN yet?. Sad.  
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News Comments > Dragon Age DRM Servers Fixed
10. Re: Dragon Age DRM Servers Fixed Apr 13, 2011, 11:50 Paketep
 
Did they take their servers down and patched the game not to require them anymore?. No?.

NOT FIXED then.
 
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News Comments > Dragon Age DRM Servers Down
3. Re: Dragon Age DRM Servers Down Apr 12, 2011, 20:37 Paketep
 
Hi, Bioware. I think I know what's wrong here:

It's your FUCKING USELESS DRM!!!!!

Idiots.
 
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News Comments > GOG.com: DRM Causes Piracy
5. Re: GOG.com: DRM Causes Piracy Apr 12, 2011, 10:47 Paketep
 
Doh  
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News Comments > PCGA: PC Gaming Resurgence
11. Re: PCGA: PC Gaming Resurgence Apr 5, 2011, 13:18 Paketep
 
Yawn.

These guys are getting as boring as Pachter.
 
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News Comments > Dragon Age II SecuROM Follow-up
9. Re: Dragon Age II SecuROM Follow-up Mar 20, 2011, 16:28 Paketep
 
spindoctor wrote on Mar 20, 2011, 16:09:
Here are all the things it doesn't do...

[...]

Here are another couple of things it doesn't do:

- It doesn't uninstall completely, something that seems to be inherent to any software POS with the ShittyROM label on top.

- It doesn't let you activate (i.e., play) your game if you dared to criticize their game in their forums using VERY STRONG AND OFFENSIVE words, like devil the D word.

And that last one was no accident. They spoke about that already one year ago.

EA and Bioware are the ones that can shove it up their blowhole here.
 
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News Comments > Crytek on Crysis 2, DRM
15. Re: Crytek on Crysis 2, DRM Mar 20, 2011, 16:15 Paketep
 
Once again, the people on top show they have no fucking idea about the industry.

What are you supposed to do?. If your DRM is useless, how about taking it out to avoid at least inconveniencing customers, you idiots?.

The actions of a few are in fact causing inconvenience to others. And those few are the suits at the distributors who haven't played a game in their fucking life.
 
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News Comments > Official EA Dragon Age 2 Follow-ups
6. Re: Official EA Dragon Age 2 Follow-ups Mar 13, 2011, 17:06 Paketep
 
DRM: SecuROM is SecuROM is SecuROM and is, BTW, a stinking piece of shit. Even if you only use part of it.

Ban: BULL-SHIT. This is EA in damage control mode. AGAIN. Look here: EA Forum Ban Will Now Mean EA Game Ban. Yeah, they retracted it quickly, but is clear now that the functionality was in place.

So, no games from EA and no games from Acti. And a lot of money to give to the indies.
 
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News Comments > BioWare on Dragon Age II DRM
56. Re: BioWare on Dragon Age 2 DRM Mar 12, 2011, 16:59 Paketep
 
"SecuROM Sony Release Control" is still SecuROM, and after seeing first hand how inept those guys are, and how difficult it is to get their trash out of your hard drive once it's installed (and they're mighty proud of THAT, by the way), I'm not letting their shit into my computer ever again.

After seeing the reviews (the user reviews, not the paid reviews, mind you), I really don't care that much for Dragon Age 2. I do care for the fall of yet another big name due to a goddamned publisher trying to force consolized shit down everyone's throats.

Congrats on your performance in the worst publisher race, EA. Keep going like this and you'll catch Acti really soon.
 
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News Comments > BioWare on Dragon Age II DRM
24. Re: BioWare on Dragon Age 2 DRM Mar 12, 2011, 07:35 Paketep
 
DA2 in metacritic:

16 press reviews: 8.4
1125 (!!!) user reviews: 3.9

Nobody has problems releasing games for PC... except if your game is a POS with an offensive DRM on top.

Edit: BTW, PS3 and 360 numbers are very similar. Could be because of those evil PC gamers with a grudge, though.
 
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News Comments > Wizard's Survival Kit for Magicka
2. Re: Wizard's Survival Kit for Magicka Mar 8, 2011, 20:29 Paketep
 
nin wrote on Mar 8, 2011, 20:04:
AKA the preorder kit, I believe.

Yep. The DLC is not really worth it. The game really is.
 
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News Comments > MS on Improving GFWL
15. Re: MS on Improving GFWL Mar 8, 2011, 14:58 Paketep
 
This guy and Matt Ployhar would probably be excellent friends. Masters of bullshit.

Unangst, you and your GFWL shit, AoE travesty and "oh, we love the PC so much" BS can go fuck yourselves.
 
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News Comments > 20 Years of Blizzard
9. Re: 20 Years of Blizzard Mar 8, 2011, 03:27 Paketep
 
17 years of Blizzard. 3 years of Activision-Blizzard.

The last 3 weren't up to par. The next 20 probably won't, either.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
25. Re: Out of the Blue - Games of Thrones Mar 3, 2011, 17:00 Paketep
 
Creston wrote on Mar 3, 2011, 15:51:
Both Martin and Jordan would (have) benefited GREATLY from an editor that would have said "Look, it's a good story, but how about you cut half a million words, mkay?"

So true. I haven't even touched the last WoT book, which if I remember correctly is now being converted into three books being written by a different author who spoke with Jordan and got his notes before he died.

As for Fire and Ice, I'm doubting whether to wait, since this book took 5 fucking years and there are still, what, 3 books left apart from this one?. It'll be 20 years before he finishes (assuming he does). I can read them all then.

As for the wikipedia, the fact that Blue's is not in there, and that a stupid editor with a grudge can delete one of gaming's most important websites of all time shows how irrelevant it's becoming. Next time they ask me to contribute, they're going to be waiting a long time for my dough.
 
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News Comments > Homefront PC Features
2. Re: Homefront PC Features Mar 1, 2011, 17:27 Paketep
 
LAN play! And true dedis, I'm guessing.

Damn, I want to support this, but I don't want to support THQ's idiotic $10 pass. What to do?

Oh, well, I'll have to swallow my pride and buy it. There are already enough Infinity Wards, Treyarchs and DICEs out there not doing their jobs to allow Kaos to go the same way.
 
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News Comments > Age of Empires Online Now Gas Powered; Kings and Castles Dead?
3. Re: Age of Empires Online Now Gas Powered; Kings and Castles Dead? Feb 25, 2011, 12:50 Paketep
 
Wow. Just when I thought Microsoft couldn't rape this franchise any more, they go and pass it to Chris Taylor's dirty hands.

This is no Age of Empires, Microsoft.
 
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News Comments > King's Quest III Redux Released, Mage's Initiation Announced
7. Re: King's Quest III Redux Released, Mage's Initiation Announced Feb 25, 2011, 07:32 Paketep
 
Great!. This and VI were my favourites.  
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News Comments > On PC Bulletstorm
39. Re: On PC Bulletstorm Feb 24, 2011, 03:59 Paketep
 
Epic is encripting the .ini files now?.

Wow. Just wow.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 3 Footage, Preorder Bonus
7. Re: Battlefield 3 Footage, Preorder Bonus Feb 23, 2011, 10:20 Paketep
 
MajorD wrote on Feb 23, 2011, 10:09:
Isn't it the douchebags at Infinity Ward/Activision we can thank for starting the trend of PC games having the same price tag as consoles? For years there was a $10.00 difference between the two until some greedy jackass decided to start the trend of charging the same price. Correct me if I am wrong, but didn't it all start with Modern Warfare 2???

Nope. It started with the idiots that bought MW2 for $60, a game without dedicated servers, LAN support, modding, mapping and many, many other things. And it wasn't even a good follow-up to the great MW.

Edit: ninja'd!
 
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News Comments > DRM Change for AC Brotherhood
8. Re: DRM Change for AC Brotherhood Feb 22, 2011, 20:48 Paketep
 
necrosis wrote on Feb 22, 2011, 19:55:
Better? How the hell is this better? You still fucking have to have a connection EVERY TIME YOU START! Anyone who thinks otherwise are people that let this kind of thing go and stop protesting it. Developers and publishers think its OK. It isn't.

I am thankful that this info is out. More money in my pocket.

It IS better. It is still NOT ENOUGH.

Also, they only talk about single player, but I won't buy this until they confirm offline LAN multiplayer. Yep, that means 99.9% I'm not buying.
 
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