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Nickname dj LiTh
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Description Been a gamer since 8bit NES days, graduated to PC gaming in the early 90's and never looked back. I'm also a drum & bass dj
Homepage http://soundcloud.com/djlith
Signed On Feb 26, 2008, 09:31
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
16. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 19, 2013, 16:50 dj LiTh
 
1badmf wrote on Nov 19, 2013, 14:48:
dj LiTh wrote on Nov 19, 2013, 13:46:
I had much more problems with the calls in the 9ers game down the stretch then i did the Pats game. There wasnt any time left, what were they gonna do, award them a touch down with 0:00 left on the clock? As for the ball being uncatchable, oh it was....by the Panthers who intercepted it.... again no problem with the no call deciding a games outcome. I much more have a problem when they call something that decides the outcome.

game can't end on a defensive penalty by rule. if it was PI, the pats would've had one untimed down at the 1 yard line. if it was holding, they would've had an untimed down at whatever +10 yards would've been. ball was catchable. if that dude doesn't lean on gronk, he almost certainly can jam on the brakes and make a play for it. even if i bought the 'uncatchable' argument, that's 100% some form of illegal contact.

Ahh IC, thanks. Wasnt sure what would of happened if the play was called. Still though i rather see a no call then a call at the last play of the game
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
7. Re: Federal Reserve: While bitcoins hold “promise,” we have no regulatory authority. Nov 19, 2013, 16:25 dj LiTh
 
Mikus_Aurelius wrote on Nov 19, 2013, 15:53:
LittleMe wrote on Nov 19, 2013, 12:57:
That's the point of it. The Fed can't steal the value of them by inflating away the value. That's precisely why the coins are valuable. It's a decentralized currency. We don't want your stinking regulations!!!

I'm not really sure why the anti-government types have it out for the federal reserve. We haven't had unhealthy inflation in this country since the 70s. What other federal agency can claim 30 years of success?

The interesting thing here is that technology has created a speculative instrument that it is impossible to regulate. How long before hedge funds start encoding their assets in a similar way? Next time Wall Street tanks our economy, we might not even know who did it.

Except the federal reserve isnt a Federal agency, its a private entity.
 
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News Comments > New NVIDIA GeForce Drivers add ShadowPlay Beta
16. Re: New NVIDIA GeForce Drivers add ShadowPlay Beta Nov 19, 2013, 16:24 dj LiTh
 
Constantly recording? Thrash your harddrive much?  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
12. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 19, 2013, 13:46 dj LiTh
 
I had much more problems with the calls in the 9ers game down the stretch then i did the Pats game. There wasnt any time left, what were they gonna do, award them a touch down with 0:00 left on the clock? As for the ball being uncatchable, oh it was....by the Panthers who intercepted it.... again no problem with the no call deciding a games outcome. I much more have a problem when they call something that decides the outcome.  
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News Comments > Roberts: "Star Citizen is a PC Game"
53. Re: Roberts: Nov 18, 2013, 18:35 dj LiTh
 
Kawlisse wrote on Nov 18, 2013, 18:08:
dj LiTh wrote on Nov 18, 2013, 11:01:
A game thats suppose to have 1000x more features then X Rebirth in half the dev time, what could go wrong!

Dont get me wrong, the amount of time to make Star Citizen is really short compared to X rebirth !!! But what? it took 7 years to release a crap game like X rebirth ???? Animations are crap, in ship textures are crap, the only good looking thing is space.

X Rebirth is a total letdown. I am keeping my fringers crossed for Star Citizen.

Oh trust me, i think myself and countless other Bluesnews commentators would like nothing else then to be completely wrong in every regard about this game. In fact nothing would make me happier then to be wrong about this game.
 
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News Comments > Roberts: "Star Citizen is a PC Game"
14. Re: Roberts: Nov 18, 2013, 11:01 dj LiTh
 
A game thats suppose to have 1000x more features then X Rebirth in half the dev time, what could go wrong!  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
12. Re: Steam Top 10 Nov 17, 2013, 16:59 dj LiTh
 
I'm pretty far into my Xcom EW Classic play through, and i have to say its excellent. So if you like Xcom: EU then this is a must buy.  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
7. Re: Steam Top 10 Nov 17, 2013, 13:09 dj LiTh
 
nin wrote on Nov 17, 2013, 12:32:
SpectralMeat wrote on Nov 17, 2013, 11:45:
Good to see X-Rebirth on the top.
The game is awesome when it works Hope Egosoft patch it up quickly.

I've not been following every thread, but it is more accessible off the bat than the previous ones? I think I only tried the original and X3, but in both cases, I kind of felt lost and not sure what to do.

Thanks!

I think its easier for a new comer, yet mind bogglingly complicated for a veteran... thats my take atleast. Deffinitely wait for patches or a good sale, luckily i'm in SpectralMeat's boat as i got it on a sale. I'm holding off a bit, because the controls just frustrate me to no end at the moment. I know in the long run i'll get more then my money's worth out of it, but i'm just waiting a bit for now.
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth
85. Re: Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth Nov 16, 2013, 10:45 dj LiTh
 
Lorcin wrote on Nov 16, 2013, 09:43:
dj LiTh wrote on Nov 16, 2013, 09:22:
So then i go ahead and unplug it and go for the m+kb, ok not so bad, infact its pretty responsive flying the ship, until you realize that the game is built around a controller with menu after menu after menu to click on, which is hampered by the fact that you can steer your ship at the same time. As Creston said earlier, click on an enemy with your mouse, which you need to be using to looking at an enemy.

All the menus are select-able by numbers 1-6 - it says which number by the option. For instance to instantly get back to your ship from the stations it's Enter-5-5.

I'm liking it overall but there are problems, no radar, don't like walking around the stations. Freighter can get itself in a knot.

Still will stick with it - time absolutely flies when I'm playing.

And whats the shortcut key to target an enemy while in combat?
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition
7. Re: Ships Ahoy - Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Nov 16, 2013, 09:27 dj LiTh
 
Linksil wrote on Nov 16, 2013, 00:19:
Yea i've still got BG1:EE on my long list of games to get through. Sooo many RPGs. I'll pick this up when it goes on winter sale. OMG it's only a month away!

My wallet is still cowering in the corner from the summer sale!
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Pandora: First Contact
8. Re: Ships Ahoy - Pandora: First Contact Nov 16, 2013, 09:25 dj LiTh
 
Looks really cool, will pick it up on sale hopefully for xmas or something  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth
78. Re: Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth Nov 16, 2013, 09:22 dj LiTh
 
Although i've not had any performance problems i've really been battling with the controller situation to no end. I've got a logitech dual action (looks exactly like a ps3 controller), and its somehow not supported in Rebirth, so then i try the xbox360 controller emulator and although it works on every other game, in X Rebirth its broken, i'll do things like have my ship look left and the weapons will fire at the same time. All this is not fixed by changing just about everything in the bindable keys (which is severely lacking is whats bindable)

So then i go ahead and unplug it and go for the m+kb, ok not so bad, infact its pretty responsive flying the ship, until you realize that the game is built around a controller with menu after menu after menu to click on, which is hampered by the fact that you can steer your ship at the same time. As Creston said earlier, click on an enemy with your mouse, which you need to be using to looking at an enemy.

The game has been gorgeous to look at, but man if i dont really want my 'complicated' X series menu system back. I'm quite sure X Rebirth modders are already on the case no doubt. Also i think Egosoft is going to have a lot of sleepless nights trying to fix as much as possible, but the damage is done from their first impression, which will hurt sales in the long run sadly.

As for me i'm going to go ahead and hang it up for a few months and check on updates and mods periodically. I know i'll eventually get my money's worth, but thats just not right now. Oh well, atleast Xcom EW is completely awesome, 1 out of 2 isnt bad.
 
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News Comments > Endless Space Free Add-on
2. Re: Endless Space Free Add-on Nov 16, 2013, 09:13 dj LiTh
 
Flatline wrote on Nov 15, 2013, 18:12:
Kudos for all these free addons, but I went back and reinstalled the game the other night and there's just not enough for me to stay interested in.

For me its the combat system that completely lost my interest in the game. I'm not a fan of card games to begin with though, so maybe that has to do with it.
 
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News Comments > XCOM: Enemy Within Released
12. Re: Into the Black Nov 15, 2013, 13:26 dj LiTh
 
Creston wrote on Nov 15, 2013, 11:11:
InBlack wrote on Nov 15, 2013, 03:09:
NegaDeath wrote on Nov 15, 2013, 01:14:
Taskeen wrote on Nov 14, 2013, 23:04:
LULZ

Hell to the yes

He mech suit punched that alien. Through the goddamned wall. Sold.

Although I find it ridiculous that mechs punch aliens, Prince of Bel Air style, I have to admit that was quite cool. I loved the original, will be getting this at some point, after I decide whether to buy X Rebirth first or not.

You don't HAVE to punch aliens, you can also shoot at them with your minigun. But if you're in range, fuck yeah go for the punch. It's a never-miss 12 damage. Mechs are the fucking shizz.

I opted for the flame thrower instead of the mech punch arm myself, pretty great aoe damage goodness, also watching mutons panic after being set ablaze never gets old
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth
31. Re: Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth Nov 15, 2013, 12:37 dj LiTh
 
Tumbler wrote on Nov 15, 2013, 12:31:
Fired this up to see how it would run for me, the settings seemed. Simple enough so I figured I could turn most on... Heh, slide show. I have a Asus g75 laptop with the 660m gpu, turned off a few things, shadows, turned down shader still looks great and runs much better. Seems great now. Hopefully they'll have a better set of drivers to give me a but more fps with some of that stuff turned up.

Ya, i saw in a previous dev diary that shadows really hammer systems and that they spent a lot of effort on making the medium and lower shadow shaders look really good.
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth
25. Re: Ships Ahoy - X Rebirth Nov 15, 2013, 12:00 dj LiTh
 
No performance problems here on my 2500k and 1gb 460gtx, i am running the latest vid drivers, that might help some of you. I have had problems with my logitech controller so opting just for m+kb for now, which is fine cause it is a lot better then previous x games as far as m+kb support goes. Ya charactor models look bad, but thats never been their strong suite. As for everything else havent had any bugs.

Game is gorgeous btw, i'll check back in, in a few more hours with some gameplay stuff
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - XCOM: Enemy Within
59. Re: Ships Ahoy - XCOM: Enemy Within Nov 15, 2013, 01:05 dj LiTh
 
Creston wrote on Nov 14, 2013, 18:53:
Played an absolutely AWESOME mission contained within the expansion today (spoilers, obviously.)

You get sent to a deserted fishing village. Turns out the village isn't deserted, it's been crysalid'ed. When you find the source of the Crysalid infection, it keeps spawning crysalids every round, and you need to reach a transponder to call in an airstrike. That in and of itself is already cool.

But once you hit the transponder, you have 8 turns to reach the evac site or die. While crysalids are chasing you and trying to cut you off. Holy shit, the fucking TERROR in this mission. I'd let my Mech unit do a rear-guard action, because his fist of doom kills a crysalid instantly. So with 3 turns left, he's surrounded by 3 crysalids, and even though he can handle 2 blows just about, 3 would kill him. And more were on the way. Rest of the squad is basically one move away from the evac point.

I debate letting the mech guy die and sacrifice himself for his squaddies, but then I decide to take a risk. I set up my squad exactly one move away from the evac point, then put them on overwatch, and let my mech run to within a few steps of them.

3 Crysalids come after him, and are absolutely pulverized by 5 people on overwatch (I had laser rifles). Oh, it was glorious. Evac'ed in the last turn.


AWEEESSOOOMMEEEE MISSION!

Nice! I just did that mission myself and am now a little ways past it. Its a very enjoyable one to say the least. I've just encountered Exalt and have done a few of those missions, those are also really cool :).

So far this expansion is living up to the quality of the the base game
 
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
2. Re: Evening Tech Bits Nov 15, 2013, 00:49 dj LiTh
 
Thats pretty awesome about the unified memory  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 14, 2013, 09:38 dj LiTh
 
I was murdered last week on my picks, i dont even want to say the number. Also sadly i'm one of the 4 blues speaks of, my excuse is i didnt sign up until after week 1....which kinda takes the pressure off the rest of the year, but i'll be sure to sign up on time next year!

 
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News Comments > X Rebirth & Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Preloads
32. Re: X Rebirth & Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition Preloads Nov 14, 2013, 05:20 dj LiTh
 
eRe4s3r wrote on Nov 14, 2013, 04:33:
Bhruic wrote on Nov 13, 2013, 23:34:
Fion wrote on Nov 13, 2013, 23:30:
Stream usually does Noon pst.

Really? Ugh, I hope they don't wait that long, I have to go out that night.

Game unlocks 15th 13:00 GMT +1 according to dev on forums. Steam counter is irrelevant, devs can trigger unlock whenever they want.

But I am not sure this applies to all the game versions and regions.

It does i dug this link out the other day, its a global release on steam link
 
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