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News Comments > The Elder Scrolls Online Destocking Fuels F2P Theories
17. Re: The Elder Scrolls Online Destocking Fuels F2P Theories Jan 9, 2015, 22:28 nin
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 22:09:
I think my prediction for this game going F2P was 18 months? How long has it been out now?

Wiki says one year on this April 4th. I want to say my bet was 8 months, but I'd have to dig around to find it.

 
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News Comments > Friday the 13th Game Revealed
6. Re: Friday the 13th Game Revealed Jan 9, 2015, 22:26 nin
 
Sacrifice wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 21:07:
These are my demands:

- Procedurally Generated Campground (and Surrounding Forest)
- Rogue-Like Gameplay (Escape, Survive a Week, or Defeat Jason)
- Character Generator (Based on Classic Horror Stereotypes)
- Amnesia and Outlast Atmosphere

I was really disappointed What Could Go Wrong didn't make it in the last amnesia fortnight voting. Hoping they retool it for 2015.

 
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News Comments > Rockstar: PC GTA5 Not Delayed
2. Re: Rockstar: PC GTA5 Not Delayed Jan 9, 2015, 18:11 nin
 

You guys are in for such a treat. Second playthrough is just as fun as the first...

 
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News Comments > GDC Award Nominees; Baer Honored by AIAS
13. Re: GDC Award Nominees; Baer Honored by AIAS Jan 9, 2015, 17:24 nin
 
Flatline wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 17:14:
I stopped playing This War of Mine. It ended up depressing me.

Really on the fence on that one. I've been watching some lets plays and it looks fantastic, from a gameplay perspective. But yeah, the subject matter is extremely depressing. It kind of reminds me of Papers, Please (both being stuck in a regime where you're trying to survive and optionally help (or screw over) other people), but at least with PP, there were brief pieces of humor, here and there. War just looks depressing as fuck (which, in all fairness, it should be).

Either way, I commend the devs. It leaves you with something to think about, and remember this kind of shit actually happens in the world (while you and I have our nice hot dinners with roofs over our heads, etc).
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 9, 2015, 14:52 nin
 
Blue wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 14:05:
Cutter wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 14:01:
GTA 5 PC Isn't Delayed, Rockstar Says

Woot! Jan. 27th! Can not wait!

Since Cutter also sent this in, I'll post a general question to all of you. Would you like more coverage of stories like this? I tend to view it as non-news/clickbait material (since nothing really suggested it is delayed), but I don't want to spoil everone's fun.

As resident GTA nut, I'd settle for changing the site name to Blue's GTA News, featuring 24/7 GTA updates.


 
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News Comments > Spaceship Ahoy - Elite: Dangerous
460. Re: Spaceship Ahoy - Elite: Dangerous Jan 9, 2015, 11:27 nin
 
Mr. Tact wrote on Jan 9, 2015, 08:57:
Okay, here is a modified 11 station loop.

11 Stop Loop

All credit to those providing the information in the original Reddit post I linked earlier. I make no claims to the efficiency of this route. In fact, I suspect it criss-crosses itself but *meh* whatever. Also I know there are some rare locations not on this list that are single jumps away from stations on the list. But, all the stations are within 100 ly of the next on the list.

I just love that fact that a game can generate this type of planning/discussion/collaboration outside the game itself.

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
12. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 8, 2015, 21:42 nin
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 19:41:
nin wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 15:37:
xXBatmanXx wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 15:31:
Calling all Bluesers -

Anyone have an undelete or similar program they really like?

Old man installed Win7 over win7 (don't ask) and trying to figure out if I can rip some data off the disk......


I've used File Scavenger both at work and home:
http://www.quetek.com/prod02.htm


Found a program called "Puran" that shows tree structure and appears to be working pretty well....if it doesn't work (it is showing his User drive and being in excellent condition - sooooooo) then I will try that one. Thank you sir.

Yeah, with File Scavenger, you have to complete a scan, and then switch to tree view to choose what files/folders to restore.

It's save my bacon on an external drive once, I've kept it around ever since.

 
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News Comments > Gone Gold - Evolve
7. Re: Gone Gold - Evolve Jan 8, 2015, 18:09 nin
 

First big flop of the year? Watched people play it, and while it does look fun, it also looks like the exact same thing, over and over...

 
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News Comments > Game Set Between Baldur's Gate 1 & 2 Planned
2. Re: Game Set Between Baldur's Gate 1 & 2 Planned Jan 8, 2015, 18:05 nin
 

Go go moonpoodle!

 
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News Comments > Resident Evil HD Pre-Purchases & Bonuses
6. Re: Resident Evil HD Pre-Purchases & Bonuses Jan 8, 2015, 18:04 nin
 
Prez wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 16:31:
I played this the week it came out on PS1. I was utterly blown away - I loved it! Will definitely be getting this for nostalgia value.

It's funny, looking at it now, it's almost laughably bad, graphically speaking. But for it's time, it was mindblowing. It and Wipeout both were just huge leaps...

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
8. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 8, 2015, 15:37 nin
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 15:31:
Calling all Bluesers -

Anyone have an undelete or similar program they really like?

Old man installed Win7 over win7 (don't ask) and trying to figure out if I can rip some data off the disk......


I've used File Scavenger both at work and home:
http://www.quetek.com/prod02.htm

 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
19. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 8, 2015, 14:35 nin
 
Dmitri_M wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 14:14:
Yet get a little closer you realise they have an agenda of control. Of making it about Islam. Or using Islam to push their own agendas, be it making money or just generally trying to domineer.

I feel like you could say that about a lot of religions, including my own.

 
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News Comments > GOG.com Removes Installer Passwords
2. Re: GOG.com Removes Installer Passwords Jan 8, 2015, 14:33 nin
 

Good move. Transparency is always welcome.

 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
9. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 8, 2015, 11:34 nin
 
InBlack wrote on Jan 8, 2015, 02:57:
Necrophob wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 11:42:
I liked This is the End, but The Interview was a stinker. Glad I only spent the $6 on it for the VOD, instead of going to a theater for the disappointment.

This is the End was really awesome, and I agree that the Interview cant really compare, but as far as buddy buddy comedies go I thought it was pretty decent. I do have a thing for Seth Rogen films, people are always going on about how low brow these movies are and I really dont get that. The jokes are crude and ridiculous but they spare no one (including and perhaps especially themselves) and it takes intelligence to 'get' that.

And Seth's movies aren't nearly as bad as say, Adam Sandler's.

I thought Interview was ok to good. Not as good as End or Pineapple, but still enjoyable.

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 7, 2015, 19:03 nin
 
Creston wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 15:55:
Damn, that shit in Paris is fucked up...


Sites are claiming they got two out of the 3, with the 3rd one shot dead. Hope it's the right guys, and they get whats coming to them.

 
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News Comments > Retail Broken Age Plans
11. Re: Retail Broken Age Plans Jan 7, 2015, 18:40 nin
 
Xil wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 11:49:
nin wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 10:59:
Speaking of ditching the txt line, I'm disappointed the ManHunter games aren't on gog.

Nin, fire up dosbox and head over to myabandonware.com, they all there and play fine in dosbox

That's not a bad idea at all...I used to have them on 3.5 floppies but I've not had a floppy drive in I don't know when.

 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
7. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 7, 2015, 18:37 nin
 
Prez wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 13:05:
Sony actually considered just not releasing the movie at all, so anything is gravy at this point, right?

They're still going to lose money on it. But getting any of it back is welcome.

Rather interesting sign of the times that 31 million online. I'm sure theater owners are pissed, but the times are changing.

 
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News Comments > Origin PC CEO: Steam Controller Finalized; Steam Machines "Pretty Much Dead"
2. Re: Origin PC CEO: Steam Controller Finalized; Steam Machines Jan 7, 2015, 18:29 nin
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 18:25:
It's confusing that his company is named "Origin PC." I just assumed that he was working at EA Origin's website, and might have been heading that up. I guess it's not infringement, but damn is it confusing.

Yeah, that was a little headscratching at first...

I'd still love to try Valve's controller...I may totally end up hating it, but it at least looks interesting.

 
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News Comments > Retail Broken Age Plans
4. Re: Retail Broken Age Plans Jan 7, 2015, 10:59 nin
 
Pigeon wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 10:47:
Bundy wrote on Jan 7, 2015, 09:54:
I didn't mind Act 1, can't believe how long they're taking to do Act 2. But my main gripe was the difficulty. Point and click adventure games have become stupid easy since the old King's Quest days.

Well to be fair part of the difficultly was fighting with text parsers.

OMG the hair pulling in those first few Space Quest/Police Quests...

Speaking of ditching the txt line, I'm disappointed the ManHunter games aren't on gog.

 
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