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News Comments > Aliens: Colonial Marines Patched
40. Re: Aliens: Colonial Marines Patched Feb 13, 2013, 14:49 Drayth
 
Darks wrote on Feb 13, 2013, 13:47:
Tumbler wrote on Feb 13, 2013, 12:58:
Watched the Giantbomb quicklook and while the game didn't look amazing I thought it looked acceptable. Maybe a point less than homefront. Homefront had a lot of the same issues I'm seeing in this game but that was a while ago so maybe this one is being judged more harshly.

Looking at Metacritic Homefront got a 70 and this game seems to be getting a 45-50. Seems like a 50-60 might be more fair but meh, can't say I really care one way or the other.

I thought I saw a comment on destructoid that the press had been shown a "demo" that shows gameplay that isn't in the game? Wasn't clear if he was saying they created a demo specifically to fool the press and then sold a totally different game? Or if it's just content that isn't in the full game?

This is not the first company to put up a tech demo and not have any of that in a game. Itís done all of the time. When will people stop over reactive when something is not in a game that you saw in a demo. Movies do the same thing all the time too. How many times have you watched a preview and never seen that scene in a movie? Lots!!

GB was just showing off the game and what it can do, this is NOT something that new or that they are trying to deceive the public about. Read the fine print, there are clauses in there about how this is review material and is subject to change.

I remember an early gameplay video for Halo 2 that was a huge, intricate sequence that never happens anywhere in the game.

edit- This..
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ax1nvd8DF1Q

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News Comments > Steam Top 10
5. Re: Steam Top 10 Feb 10, 2013, 13:23 Drayth
 
Same, wtf_man.

On another note, I think someone should make a zombie survival game for Skyrim just for the hell of it.

Call it Animated Rotting Monsters Attack!
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
2. Re: Steam Top 10 Feb 10, 2013, 13:04 Drayth
 
According to my calculations, everyone in the world now owns Skyrim and ARMA II and are now buying their second set of copies...  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Dragonborn
27. Re: Ships Ahoy - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Dragonborn Feb 6, 2013, 14:57 Drayth
 
Heh, yeah.. nexus subscriber here too. I wont touch Workshop over NMM.

Anyways, someone asked about deleveled monsters, well I use this mod and it does that.. however it does a *ton* more, so may not be for everyone. I suspect it's not for most.

It attempts to make Skyrim into an old school RPG style game, and changes A LOT of the game. However, even people who dislike it admit it's brilliant. If you want something a little more Baldur's Gate like than typical Elder Scrolls...

http://skyrim.nexusmods.com/mods/19281
 
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News Comments > Half-Life 2: Return to Ravenholm Screenshots
6. Re: Half-Life 2: Return to Ravenholm Screenshots Jan 14, 2013, 22:00 Drayth
 
There was mention in interviews around the pre-episode 2 days('ish) of a non-valve Episode 4. I'm surprised it even got this far.  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition
3. Re: Ships Ahoy - Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Nov 28, 2012, 22:28 Drayth
 
Isn't the installer a non-YetAnotherSteamLikeClient means of getting it?  
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News Comments > Free Far Cry 3 with SSD Offer
10. Re: Free Far Cry 3 with SSD Offer Nov 19, 2012, 14:36 Drayth
 
Hmmmm, time to research more before I buy.  
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News Comments > Free Far Cry 3 with SSD Offer
3. Re: Free Far Cry 3 with SSD Offer Nov 19, 2012, 13:08 Drayth
 
If you're basing your comment off the original Anandtech article, it's been revised giving a conservative estimate life span of 23'ish years (up from 7)

TLC nand means it saves 3 bits per cell (T for tripple.. blah blah rest of achronym).

I think I'm buying this over the weekend, sounds like a good deal.
 
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News Comments > The Secret World Issue #4 Details
2. Re: The Secret World Issue #4 Details Nov 14, 2012, 12:59 Drayth
 
This is going to take crackerjack timing  
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News Comments > AirMech Open Beta This Week
5. Re: AirMech Open Beta This Week Nov 5, 2012, 10:52 Drayth
 
Their last album Improvised Electronic Device was particularly good, imo.  
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News Comments > AirMech Open Beta This Week
3. Re: AirMech Open Beta This Week Nov 5, 2012, 10:41 Drayth
 
I'm just interested in the Front Line Assembly soundtrack.. it's sounding pretty sharp as well..

http://soundcloud.com/dependent-1/sets/front-line-assembly-airmech/
 
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News Comments > Black Mesa Released
13. Re: Black Mesa Released Sep 14, 2012, 13:24 Drayth
 
Seven years and still able to push his buttons. That's awesome.  
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News Comments > Monster Loves You! Announced
1. Re: Monster Loves You! Announced Aug 24, 2012, 11:37 Drayth
 
Remember Me?
I am Alive!
Monster Loves You!

...year of the weird game names.....
 
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News Comments > Bethesda S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Rumor
32. Re: Bethesda S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Rumor Jul 31, 2012, 14:04 Drayth
 
This is just going to be Fallout with guns!!!

...err, wait
 
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News Comments > Crysis 3 Announced
19. Re: Crysis 3 Announced Apr 16, 2012, 11:38 Drayth
 
People thought Alcatraz was Prophet because he was wearing the suit.. so I guess that's what they're saying..?

There's also some funkiness with Prophet's consciousness roaming around in the suit, but that wasn't quite explained.

Anyways, I'm glad they're finishing it as a trilogy. I'm not surprised by the fast turn around for the third.. based on what I saw on my PC, I'd say there's very little more they could squeeze into a new build that consoles could still handle.

I will say I thought Crysis 2 was a blast to play for a shooter. I just think the standard shooter doesn't hold as much appeal as it once did in this age of RPG/shooters.
 
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News Comments > Baldurís Gate: Enhanced Edition OS X Plans & Cross-Platform Gaming
6. Re: Baldurís Gate: Enhanced Edition OS X Plans & Cross-Platform Gaming Mar 30, 2012, 11:31 Drayth
 
The enhanced edition has extra content. Namely an extra character who can join the party and an "extra adventure". Read that from a hands-on preview somewhere (though the new content wasn't implemented yet).  
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News Comments > The Elder Scrolls MMOG Announcement in May?
42. Re: The Elder Scrolls MMOG Announcement in May? Mar 16, 2012, 15:04 Drayth
 
Tamriel is not the only continent on Nirn.  
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News Comments > Baldur's Gate Enhanced Editions Announced
9. Re: Baldur's Gate Enhanced Editions Announced Mar 15, 2012, 17:44 Drayth
 
Minsc shot first!  
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News Comments > Baldur's Gate Enhanced Editions Announced
6. Re: Baldur's Gate Enhanced Editions Announced Mar 15, 2012, 17:28 Drayth
 
Awesome, but was there mention of Throne of Bhaal??

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Yes.... yes there is
"There will be two games. Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition and Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition #bgee=BG+TotSC, bg2ee=bg2+ToB"
 
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News Comments > id on DOOM 4 Images
17. Re: id on DOOM 4 Images Mar 2, 2012, 10:00 Drayth
 
When we officially show things you'll see awesome.

You don't even hit a buttun for it now? Damn consolidized gameplay...
 
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