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News Comments > Diablo III Double XP Weekend
51. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 22, 2014, 15:46 Mashiki Amiketo
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Mar 22, 2014, 08:37:
I have replaced damn near all gear I had within 20 minutes with each character. The changes are THAT drastic.
About 50% of my wizards gear is still pre 2.0, I haven't found anything else to replace it with, mostly because it was already BiS. I have found a few things, especially rings and had two set items(tal rasha) that were serious upgrades. But for my monk and DH it was just like you said.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Double XP Weekend
29. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 21, 2014, 23:55 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Axis wrote on Mar 21, 2014, 23:46:
All those edits to that message Prez, all in attempt to insult me further. Great job, what an addition to Blues you are.

Yes, #21 says all that needs to be said. Carry on the insults, and remember #21 each time applies.
Well what's funny is, even if those are supposed to be insults...Prez actually added something constructive with his post. You haven't added anything constructive in any of your posts. Actually if I look back in any of your posts, you don't actually add anything useful, insightful, interesting, or in general something worth while.

As such, that leads me to believe you're simply out for whatever little bit of attention you can garner. And that leads me to believe one of two things, either you're exceptionally lonely, or a paid shill for a company that hasn't hit it's bright spot on a product here yet.

Just to toss in as well, not sure for anyone else but I'm seeing a huge number of pools of reflection up on all my characters. In the last 40mins of play. 8 pools, gone from 50 to 58 on my monk in no time flat.

This comment was edited on Mar 22, 2014, 00:21.
 
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News Comments > SimCity Patch Adds Offline Play
5. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 18, 2014, 14:52 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Despite the bitching and moaning, I picked this up for $9 during christmas and it's an okay game. The biggest complaint I'd have is the tiny city size and the fact that you can't easily have enough area to properly scale your city.  
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News Comments > Diablo III Auction Houses Closed
28. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 18, 2014, 14:50 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Wallshadows wrote on Mar 18, 2014, 12:45:

Also, grinding in T3+ for loot is terribly inefficient and should only be done for Paragon.
The reality is, you're not going to get new higher tier loot until you start grinding T3+, that's where the good stuff starts dropping.
 
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News Comments > New AMD Catalyst 14.2 Beta Adds THIEF Mantle Support
3. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 18, 2014, 14:09 Mashiki Amiketo
 
That should be 14.3, 14.2's have been out for a couple of weeks.  
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News Comments > Diablo III Auction Houses Closed
10. Re: Diablo III Auction House Closed Mar 18, 2014, 10:57 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Wallshadows wrote on Mar 18, 2014, 10:50:
Gold in the new age won't be weighed as heavily as it once was so I wouldn't be concerned about it if you missed out on the fire sale which was the past few days. Assuming you're not sitting on top of a mountain of gold already, as long as you come across events, reset the quests, and run adventure mode once released, you'll have more than enough gold as well as materials to craft with.

uh you've played the game since 2.0 right? It costs 50k+ to make most rarest now and costs 2m for top tier gems. Even grinding t3+ for lewts can break your cash fast if you're making stuff for rerolls.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 17, 2014, 10:13 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Odd, I remember there being a drought in Brazil a decade ago. The price of coffee jumped by 25% and never went back down when there was a glut of beans on the market.  
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News Comments > Saturday Consolidation
17. Re: Saturday Consolidation Mar 16, 2014, 07:39 Mashiki Amiketo
 
bhcompy wrote on Mar 15, 2014, 15:07:

The CAN lost value. That's how economics works
Then I guess you can explain why the price didn't go down when the CDN dollar was worth more than the US by nearly 0.20 a few years ago.
 
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News Comments > Morning Interviews
3. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 15, 2014, 00:30 Mashiki Amiketo
 
They did some re-routing, but there's a lot of people still suffering from latency issues.

http://us.battle.net/d3/en/forum/topic/12031443081

Hey folks,

We are aware that some of you have been experiencing increased latency/lag today. We are not sure at the moment if this is being caused by something on our end, or if it's related to a specific ISP or a specific peering partner that the connection is being routed through.

I would like to get gather a little more information from those of you that are experiencing this issue so that we can have this looked into further.

Please provide the following information when you get the chance:

1. Who is your Internet Service Provider?
2. What city and state are you playing from?
3. Pathping

Here's a support article that will help with the Pathping: Running A Pathping Test

***The pathping report is two parts. Once you get to where it says, "Computing statistics for X amount of seconds, you will want to wait about 10 minutes before the second part of the report is complete.***

Update: 3/12 @ 8:07pm PST

XO posted on their Twitter saying that the XO Engineering teams have adjusted network traffic to route through Los Angeles and Dallas, instead of Chicago. They also mentioned that we should start seeing lower latency.

Customers have posted new pathpings after this reroute took place and I have not seen any positive reports about the increased latency going away. Also, the pathpings still look like they are taking the same route as before.

You guys may need to powercycle your connection to clear out any cached connection data.

Here's a support article with steps on how to do that:

Resetting Network Devices

If that doesn't work try flushing the DNS.

If the issue persists, you may need to post on the XO Twitter page to let them know the issue is not resolved.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA Ending Support for DX10-Generation Cards in 2016
21. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 15, 2014, 00:27 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Mordecai Walfish wrote on Mar 14, 2014, 19:46:

I'm a GTX480 user with no such issues since the TDR problem mentioned in this post:
Consider yourself very lucky, after all before the nvidia forum hack, there was a single post there that had nearly 800k views, and 130k replies with regards to the on-going TDR problem with nvidia drivers. And it was so bad, nvidia was paying for people in the US to send their rigs to California for testing.
 
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News Comments > Redesigned Steam Controller Unveiled
14. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 15, 2014, 00:16 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Blackhawk wrote on Mar 14, 2014, 23:16:
Tomorrow's news: Valve gets a cease-and-desist from Microsoft for using their color/labeling scheme.
They better go after Nintendo then...you know from back before MS got in the game.
 
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News Comments > On Sale
1. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 14, 2014, 23:32 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Kalypso Strategy pack 50-75% off.  
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News Comments > etc.
2. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 14, 2014, 15:32 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Creston wrote on Mar 14, 2014, 11:26:

Holy shit, I wish I could get those guys as my ISP...
If you're in Canada, get Teksavvy or Start. Both ISP's will force around bad routing, they most recently did it for WoW and D3 when AT&T started puking all over itself.
 
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News Comments > NVIDIA Ending Support for DX10-Generation Cards in 2016
14. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 14, 2014, 15:30 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Aero wrote on Mar 14, 2014, 13:34:
Thanks Creston for the power mode suggestion. Hope that works. It isn't a huge deal since Windows can gracefully recover from the graphics driver crashing these days, but it's damn annoying.

Well it either will or won't. If it doesn't, then grab a tweak utility of some kind and start screwing around with core GPU voltages. Either up or down usually 0.001v is enough to bring the card into stability, since about ~290ish, nvidia drivers have been hideously unstable for anything but the top of the line cards.
 
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News Comments > Total War: ROME II: Hannibal at the Gates Announced
6. No subject Mar 13, 2014, 22:38 Mashiki Amiketo
 
jdreyer wrote on Mar 13, 2014, 22:35:
Well, nothing like releasing a game 6 months early.
Welcome to the land of publisher rush.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 13, 2014, 11:19 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Tim1_2 wrote on Mar 13, 2014, 09:48:
I think my city already blew the snow-plow budget, so our side streets haven't been cleared. They should call Mr. Plow. Mr Plow, that's his name, that name again is Mr. Plow.
Wanna bet that they've been siphoning off the plowing budget to pay for pet projects in the GR fund?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 13, 2014, 09:21 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Tim1_2 wrote on Mar 13, 2014, 09:12:
Yeah, fuck this winter. We just got half a foot dumped on us yesterday.
7" here, 6" of snow, with 1" of wet snow under it. And now everything is as slippery as anything because my city can't figure out to use this marvelous stuff called "sand" on the roads before everyone starts turning it into a sheet of ice.
 
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
1. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 13, 2014, 09:19 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Uh guys. Might want to re-think that connector...I don't think I've seen anything quite so badly designed since USB3 micro.  
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News Comments > Titanfall 48GB Install is 35GB of Audio
37. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 11, 2014, 23:08 Mashiki Amiketo
 
Cabezone wrote on Mar 11, 2014, 22:37:
I have a 120gb ssd for my os and a 500gb ssd for games. That's more than enough room. If you can't afford to get anything other than a 120 SSD....get a platter drive and stop bitching.

Complaining about the install size is just bitching cause you like to bitch.

There's never enough room. I feel annoyed that I'm now running out of space.
 
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News Comments > Star Trek Online for OS X Released
3. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 11, 2014, 23:04 Mashiki Amiketo
 
jdreyer wrote on Mar 11, 2014, 22:16:
Has this gone free to play yet?
It's been F2P for a couple of years. And it's worth grabbing a sub when they have their 9.99/mo with 500zen offer up usually twice a year.
 
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