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Nickname eRe4s3r
Email Concealed by request
ICQ None given.
Description 3D-Modeller, Anime Geek, Internet Addict, Lurker
Homepage http://ere4s3r.deviantart.com
Signed On Jan 29, 2009, 14:16
Total Comments 7003 (Guru)
User ID 54727
 
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News Comments > 75 More Steam Greenlights
4. Re: 75 More Steam Greenlights Apr 17, 2014, 11:33 eRe4s3r
 
Wow... that's a lot of ... not at all interesting looking stuff....

Seriously, looked them all through, saw 0 games i am interested in.....
 
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
1. Re: Evening Safety Dance Apr 17, 2014, 09:08 eRe4s3r
 
Mine isn't... (power meter)  
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News Comments > Evening Mobilization
11. Re: Evening Mobilization Apr 17, 2014, 05:58 eRe4s3r
 
Cutter wrote on Apr 17, 2014, 01:58:
Not to mention the world still needs people who actually do physical stuff. An engineer may create a bridge on a computer but people still have to go and build the thing and the things that make up the bridge and every other ancillary part of the physical process connected to it.

Wait another 20 years and nobody needs to do physical work ever again. 3D Printing can be industrialized, and when they pump out entire bridges and buildings with one of these things how many workers you think are still required?
 
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News Comments > Pillars of Eternity Heartbleed Warning
7. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 17, 2014, 00:39 eRe4s3r
 
Mashiki Amiketo wrote on Apr 17, 2014, 00:35:
Cutter wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 18:04:
And this is why I use a two garbage passwords for unimportant sites so I don't have to go around changing them all then this shit happens - which is like every fucking week now. And different much more secure ones for stuff like banking, etc.
At this point I've switched over to using lastpass for everything, too many sites with too many bloody esoteric requirements for passwords. Uppercharacter, lowercharacter, special letters, numbers, assprint, fingerprint, dna, bloodtype, etc.

Best are the sites that only allow 12 char passwords ;p
 
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News Comments > SHiFT Heartbleed Warning
5. Re: SHiFT Heartbleed Warning Apr 17, 2014, 00:03 eRe4s3r
 
WoodroweBones19 wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 21:26:
The email they sent out seems extremely fishy (phishy?)... the link for the "Reset Password" button is a very long one and ends up using list-manage.com? I will not use that email to change my password as it doesnt appear to have anything to do with gearbox or amazon

List manage is a service to manage large email deployment. Which normally gets your mail server blacklisted otherwise.

Also they don't ask for old pw, so it can't be phishing.

By the way, Divinity Original Sin used the same system in their emails once, which made me actually send them a mail to complain, because list-manage obfuscates the actual source of the email which is why I can understand you being paranoid. But sadly, it's a standard.
 
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News Comments > 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners
42. Re: 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners Apr 16, 2014, 12:42 eRe4s3r
 
Beamer wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 12:34:
eRe4s3r wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 11:18:
Beamer wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 11:03:
I always find it kind of interesting when people "play games for the story."
Outside of a small handful, almost every game story is pretty weak and poorly presented.

When I'm out just for story, I read, which I probably do as much as game these days. Books, those have stories. Video games? They have ideas that sort of form into a bit of a story.

Generalization is never a good idea in such a topic ;p "Video games" is very far reaching, and includes visual novels too....

Now granted, there are not a lot of games with any semblance of good story.... but there are still enough to maybe play one every month (except SOME months, urgh)

Yeah, haha, but you agreed with me. I said "outside a small handful" and you said "not a lot of games."

Well... you are right. Whoops Actually I do agree with you even in another way.. I also read more books lately than I play story-driven games....

I mainly replied because there is a lot of reading in visual novels, so to me, they are like better books ;p
 
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News Comments > 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners
31. Re: 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners Apr 16, 2014, 11:18 eRe4s3r
 
Beamer wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 11:03:
I always find it kind of interesting when people "play games for the story."
Outside of a small handful, almost every game story is pretty weak and poorly presented.

When I'm out just for story, I read, which I probably do as much as game these days. Books, those have stories. Video games? They have ideas that sort of form into a bit of a story.

Generalization is never a good idea in such a topic ;p "Video games" is very far reaching, and includes visual novels too....

Now granted, there are not a lot of games with any semblance of good story.... but there are still enough to maybe play one every month (except SOME months, urgh)
 
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News Comments > 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners
29. Re: 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners Apr 16, 2014, 11:01 eRe4s3r
 
SpectralMeat wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 09:21:
I still can't believe Ricochet outsold Skyrim.
Skyrim was on the top Steam seller list for like a year or more straight. Every single week.

Ricochet is and was part of basically ever single valve pack ever sold. Not to mention they gave it away for free during community events more than once
 
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News Comments > 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners
28. Re: 37% of Steam Games Never Loaded by Owners Apr 16, 2014, 10:58 eRe4s3r
 
Dagnamit wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 10:48:
HorrorScope wrote on Apr 16, 2014, 10:30:
I no this is blasphemy to many, but with the backlog I have and it's only going to get larger. I'm more now for 15 hour'ish length games, For many games that go much longer my ADHD kicks in anyway as I become a bit bored repeating its game play for so long. I rather it just end around 15 and get to the next game. This is about the only chance I have at seeing the light of the backlog tunnel.

But I'm totally fine buying quality games at 75% off even if I don't get to them. A it is still $ in the devs pockets. B. It is setting a market and has played a factor in the lower costs of games.

That's like the Stick of Truth sitting at $60. I want it, but it doesn't match the value of so many other turn-based games out there. So I wait.

I almost always play through single player games on the easiest difficultly level. Turns a 20 hour game into a 12 hour game. Guess that makes me a content tourist, rather than a gamer!

Aside from it being Blasphemy, what you describe really is not ;p

I often set games to easy too, and I am an hardcore twitch gamer to the extreme otherwise. Only games I enjoy playing I set to "normal" ,p where normal is that neither AI nor me get any advantages.

In the end I play a game for good engaging gameplay and story, for immersion and atmosphere. Not for some number based challenge or grind.

I only play higher difficulty when I really love the game.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC Released
7. Re: Battlefield 4 Naval Strike DLC Released Apr 15, 2014, 23:40 eRe4s3r
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Apr 15, 2014, 23:03:
Tried to join some games tonight - don't have all the DLC - no one to play with. Deleted.

That's actually a huge issue with BF4 in general I thankfully got plenty of faved servers now that will never run any other rotation than the one they run now.

What's worse, is that the DLC indicator on the server browser is often wrong. Servers can change rotation "on the fly" and it doesn't update. So you end up with DLC maps in a server that has a no dlc icons...

Awesome (Especially, when map vote scripts implement DLC maps)
 
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News Comments > Blood Bowl 2 Gameplay Footage
1. Re: Blood Bowl 2 Gameplay Footage Apr 15, 2014, 12:09 eRe4s3r
 
Ok.. it says "first match", I expected a "match".. I was disappointed. ^^  
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News Comments > Kickstarter Roundup
6. Re: Kickstarter Roundup Apr 15, 2014, 11:48 eRe4s3r
 
Well so when we are talking bout KS projects

Mark of the old ones looks interesting, physics "swing" based platformer.. but... gamepad only

And I suck at gamepad controls, can't do precise movement with em..

Habitat looks like an arcade game mixture between Kerbal Space Program and asteroids (the game where you dodge and shoot asteroids ,p)... the video they used for showing the game showed the game alright, but it looks so.. childish. I kinda expected a techy sci-fi style .. mhhh

JetGetters
Looks cook... but where is the gameplay? ;p Hijacking planes is neat idea, but what's the in-game goal? How does it work in MP? Do you suddenly get thrown out of the plane? Presentation video confused me more than it helped

And oh yeah
MechRunner
looks like a smup I don't pledge for those.. ;p
 
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News Comments > Kickstarter Roundup
2. Re: Kickstarter Roundup Apr 15, 2014, 09:47 eRe4s3r
 
Well as I obviously posted to get this, so do I  
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News Comments > Horizon Patched
3. Re: Horizon Patched Apr 15, 2014, 06:42 eRe4s3r
 
JaguarUSF wrote on Apr 15, 2014, 06:00:
It isn't good.

Does your video include this patch? Because I am wondering how much was improved.. if anything, and whether it changes anything
 
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News Comments > Horizon Patched
1. Re: Horizon Patched Apr 15, 2014, 05:11 eRe4s3r
 
Uhum... metacritic says 58 user score says 61 .. sounds like a bad game. ... .. Is it?

 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
36. Re: Steam Top 10 Apr 14, 2014, 22:00 eRe4s3r
 
SpectralMeat wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 11:49:
eRe4s3r wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 10:42:
I got 3 games on my wishlist so I am kinda hoping for a sale soon
Check out GMG, they've just kicked off a big 7 day long sales event.
Use this code for an additional 10% off
3VUROJ-VOU4IC-RHVA7N

Alas, these 3 games are not on GMG ;/ (Smaller, Indy games, but at 50Ä for all 3 too expensive)
 
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News Comments > Sid Meierís Civilization: Beyond Earth Details
21. Re: Sid Meierís Civilization: Beyond Earth Details Apr 14, 2014, 11:20 eRe4s3r
 
Quboid wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 10:55:
I haven't come across that one but I can see that it's possible in very mountainous regions. 2UPT could work well if it doesn't imbalance the game.

Well the AI is using it (very effectively, as the AI can suddenly move it's units properly) when you enable it, so I don't see how it could unbalance the game
 
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News Comments > DICE Looking Into BF4 "Death Shield" Bug
5. Re: DICE Looking Into BF4 Apr 14, 2014, 11:00 eRe4s3r
 
Frags4Fun wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 10:48:
I'm just waiting for the apologists to come in and say that the game works fine for them and that they never have any problems.

Not gonna hear me say that ,)

This bug explains so, so fucking many weird situations I had recently too. Gamebreaking bug, unplayable until fixed...

DICE at work


Holy shit, this bug existed since beta actually... just... nobody ever attributed it to that. We always thought it was net-code or simple weird server packet loss. I've seen that so many times on locker... holy hell.
 
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News Comments > Sid Meierís Civilization: Beyond Earth Details
19. Re: Sid Meierís Civilization: Beyond Earth Details Apr 14, 2014, 10:48 eRe4s3r
 
Quboid wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 08:46:
eRe4s3r wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 03:13:
Quboid wrote on Apr 13, 2014, 17:18:

The AI is fine

until you have more than 3 workers....

I don't remember many problems with having several workers under AI control. They can bunch up in one area of the map, such as if you conquer a city then they might all rush in to improve the roads/land, but this is minor and can happen when they're under player control. Is there something I'm forgetting?

You are forgetting that workers can't sit on the same space as another worker... on certain map configs they literally dead-lock themselves, because workers at the "front" of the chain start work and the workers behind can no longer pass them.

The primary reason why I am playing with a 2upt mod. No stacks of doom, but you can stack 2 units of each kind now.. which by the way, fixes the AI formation problems completely.
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
31. Re: Steam Top 10 Apr 14, 2014, 10:42 eRe4s3r
 
jacobvandy wrote on Apr 14, 2014, 06:27:
They don't do spring sales. Closest they ever had was last year with an all-indie promotion. Past 5 years has always been a 6-7 month wait between big winter and summer sales. That could change, obviously, but I don't understand the expectation when there's no precedent for it.

I always thought they do a spring sale coupled with some kind of community event, ie challenges etc.... like the potato sale ;p Where you could buy a "bag" of indy games for super price and get achievements in them to get some reward.... (Which I got, it was the complete Valve back-catalog at the time)

They are not doing that anymore I guess...

I got 3 games on my wishlist so I am kinda hoping for a sale soon
 
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