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Signed On Apr 27, 2008, 00:58
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News Comments > Sunday Consolidation
1. Re: Sunday Consolidation Sep 25, 2011, 14:53 Umbragen
 
Alan Wake 2? Oh dear God, why?  
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News Comments > Jade Empire Sequel Possible
6. Re: Jade Empire Sequel Possible Sep 25, 2011, 14:14 Umbragen
 
Why not? Bioware's reputation can easily suffer another steaming pile of mediocrity.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
13. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 20, 2011, 15:25 Umbragen
 
The GoT series is much better than the hooks. Martin's writing is so tedious and protracted you'll likely loose interest long before the pages run out. Enjoy the shows and hope Martin can live long enough to finish the last two books before HBO runs out of source material.
 
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News Comments > Why Bethesda Turned Down A Song of Ice and Fire
13. Re: Why Bethesda Turned Down A Song of Ice and Fire Sep 15, 2011, 06:49 Umbragen
 
bhcompy wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 00:12:

KJA, just to spite you.

At least Martin's ponderous prose will be more easily mimicked than Frank Herbert's.



Beamer wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 00:44:

Only two books left. He's got that kind of time.

For any other writer maybe, but ADWD was supposed to be a quick fallow-up to AFFC - it took 6 years. Dude's old, he could drop at any time. And even if he doesn't, the world could end. Next year it's 2012, I'm supposed to face the apocalypse never knowing what happened to Gordon Freeman and if Jon Snow was really Rhaegar Targaryen's bastard? Better to just move on.

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News Comments > Why Bethesda Turned Down A Song of Ice and Fire
7. Re: Why Bethesda Turned Down A Song of Ice and Fire Sep 14, 2011, 23:51 Umbragen
 
I'm not sure why they passed, it's not like it would be the first time Bethesda made a game you got sick of playing before the damned thing ended.

I don't know who is going to finish the series after Martin passes beyond the wall, but I'm already past caring.
 
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News Comments > Xbox LIVE on Windows 8
33. Re: Xbox LIVE on Windows 8 Sep 14, 2011, 00:22 Umbragen
 
You can always tell when Microsoft is prepping a new pile of shit.  
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News Comments > On Sale
10. Re: On Sale Sep 4, 2011, 03:12 Umbragen
 
Ya know, you can go on ebay and pay even more for a plex than this "deal", I mean if you're gonna piss your money away....  
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News Comments > id Software: Fans of our IPs "Patience Will Be Rewarded"
54. Re: id Software: Fans of our IPs Aug 16, 2011, 09:52 Umbragen
 
Patience will be rewarded?

I wonder what the payoff is for indifference?

Not that I really care or anything.

 
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News Comments > Syfy's Gaming Initiatives
12. Re: Syfy's Gaming Initiatives Aug 9, 2011, 19:13 Umbragen
 
Sigh Phi,

What a fucking joke.
 
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News Comments > The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector’s Edition Details
18. Re: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector’s Edition Details Aug 5, 2011, 22:17 Umbragen
 
Sorry, that aint no $100 statue (and yes, the rest of the stuff is worthless crap).  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
6. Re: Bloodlines... Jul 31, 2011, 15:28 Umbragen
 
Steam - the ONLY company to make a profit off VtM:Bloodlines.  
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News Comments > Into the Black
16. South Dakota? Jul 30, 2011, 16:16 Umbragen
 
It's still over priced then.  
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News Comments > Origin Exclusive Mass Effect 3 Digital Deluxe Edition
17. Re: Origin Exclusive Mass Effect 3 Digital Deluxe Edition Jul 9, 2011, 19:49 Umbragen
 
"Digital Deluxe" editions are for shit anyways.  
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News Comments > On The Streaming Infringement Bill
26. Re: On The Streaming Infringement Bill Jul 3, 2011, 19:58 Umbragen
 
Wait till the turn over enforcement to the (presumed) injured parties, they'll have to invent new words to describe and justify that mess. Just don't doubt that that day is coming.  
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News Comments > EVE Online Player Exodus?
35. Re: EVE Online Player Exodus? Jun 28, 2011, 19:13 Umbragen
 
5000? They are most likely the players making a living off PLEX and isk sales, who else would get pissy about CCP cutting into their market?  
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News Comments > Skyrim Map as Preorder Bonus
13. Re: Skyrim Map as Preorder Bonus Jun 23, 2011, 14:40 Umbragen
 
I'll give Bethesda this, when they offer up a special, it's something tangible and not some electronic Crap. Their collector's editions are actually collectable. Not like EA\Bioware and their 'Digital' CE's, what a shit move that was.  
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News Comments > Star Wars: The Old Republic Trailer
7. Re: Star Wars: The Old Republic Trailer Jun 10, 2011, 10:39 Umbragen
 
At least we don't have to worry about this game offering up anything revolutionary... or, for that matter, anything really new.  
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News Comments > Quote of the Day
11. Re: Quote of the Day May 5, 2011, 10:45 Umbragen
 
Maybe someone should tell this DBag about bandwidth caps and how much they will change the landscape of internet over the next 10 years.  
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
3. ...Things We Know For Sure.... May 1, 2011, 21:09 Umbragen
 
#8 - I won't be buying it.  
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News Comments > Age of Empires Online Beta Key Giveaway
79. Oh, wait... GFWL you say? Apr 26, 2011, 19:42 Umbragen
 
Pass.  
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