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Nickname eRe4s3r
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Description 3D-Modeller, Anime Geek, Internet Addict, Lurker
Homepage http://ere4s3r.deviantart.com
Signed On Jan 29, 2009, 14:16
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
15. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 22:22 eRe4s3r
 
Crustacean Soup wrote on Feb 18, 2014, 21:51:
What? Who cares about bullet drop when you're ripping around like you can in this? Or is that some in-joke I'm missing?

Makes hitting crits on titans a total no brainer... i got a KD of 10+ in this and I am not a superb pro gamer. But I *can* aim perfectly when weapons are hit-scan

I am quake railgun master
 
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
12. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 21:45 eRe4s3r
 
60$ ? Here Origins wants.. no joke.. 60 or 82$

And yeah, it can all be summed up as "Awesome for a short while, but then boring as hell" yeah, seeing Titans fall from the sky LOOKS awesome, it sounds awesome. Commanding them is cool.. the movement is ok. But all this in a game that has absolutely no dynamic element to it. You played it for 5 to 10 hours, you have seen everything there is. Also.. no bullet drop.
 
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
7. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 20:47 eRe4s3r
 
harlock wrote on Feb 18, 2014, 19:33:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 18, 2014, 19:27:
But... no destruction element anywhere.

yeh this is a huge problem with a game tossing massive explosions and gunfire around

its ridiculous

actually, IMHO fully destructible environments need to become a new standard for MP shooters

yeh, maybe at the end there is nothing but a giant pile of rubble, but fuck it, thats what happens

Actually I was under the impression this would have destruction simply because in my mind, there is no way to have GIANT FUCKING MECHS tossing around more firepower than a dozen tanks and not have at least visual non-vital-geometry destruction elements (trees etc.). It's hilarious to see those tiny trees standing or the various level elements not respond to collision. One of the coolest things in BF4, is you see someone hiding behind a wall and you just drive your tank through that shit. Wall is gone, roadkill is gained. Everyone is happy.

Or you drive into a house to evade a lock-on. Or especially on Golmund Railway where you can turn the entire battlefield into a crater landscape straight out of a moon exploration mission. And the upper 3 flags every single building can be flattened. After a match this area often looks like an utter wasteland. With craters deep enough to STAND in. And to get tanks stuck in.

I just can't go back to anything less than this. BF3 and BF4 can sometimes (or often) be quite annoying, but these moments when awesome things happen that are not scripted or "score based" are the reason I can't stop playing Battlefield. Having a tank suddenly burst through a house you thought was safe is awesome. That will never happen in Titanfall. It's an extremely linear battlefield when you are in a titan.

The parcour is cool but makes you an easy target. Running along a wall isn't such a smart idea when you got smart-pistol and titans as enemy. Smart pistol btw... yeah... Section 8 comes to mind. Stupid lock-on-player weapons have no place in a MP shooter.

Bottom line. This is not worth 60. And a game with that kind of explosion and effect density not having destruction is... hilarious. No doubt an engine limitation. The engine feels old. Not sure how else to describe this.
 
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
1. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 19:27 eRe4s3r
 
Speaking of BF4... so I got into the Titanfall Beta and have to say, the gameplay itself seems incredibly fun.

But... no destruction element anywhere. Maps are 100% static. Animations are EXTREMELY wonky. Mechs feel like they bump and jitter around the map. No dynamic lightning of the maps either. So no weather changes or anything.

The gameplay was fun, but I feel after 5 hours I already have seen everything the game had to offer. And that was just the beta.

I still can't get over the fact that a 40mm burst fire shot does not even dent a lantern pole. Feels like a game from 2000.

Or put differently, this is COD with TITANS. Does not make it any better, but makes it slightly more fun for a short while.
 
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News Comments > Unreal Engine 4 Trailer
1. Re: Unreal Engine 4 Trailer Feb 18, 2014, 18:26 eRe4s3r
 
Or "How to make an explosion you see for 3 seconds in the most complicated way at all possible"  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
8. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 18, 2014, 18:22 eRe4s3r
 
Weee Days without bluesnews are no days worth living....  
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News Comments > Titanfall Closed Beta Begins Friday
5. Re: Titanfall Closed Beta Begins Friday Feb 12, 2014, 10:43 eRe4s3r
 
SpectralMeat wrote on Feb 12, 2014, 10:35:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 12, 2014, 10:29:
You can tell this studio has no clue what makes a good FPS.
You know they are responsible for some of the best selling MP FPS games of all times right?
I am not defending them I agree with you this doesn't look like next gen but I bet this game will sell more than any other game that "looked" better

Well not like next gen console players have much "choice" ;p (not that pc gamers have any MORE or BETTER choice) I just don't see this game as something even remotely interesting... I want a new BF2142! With 128 players. Not 6 vs 6..
 
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News Comments > Titanfall Closed Beta Begins Friday
3. Re: Titanfall Closed Beta Begins Friday Feb 12, 2014, 10:29 eRe4s3r
 
That was some hilariously bad graphics and horrible gameplay... and people are HYPED about this? haha... Blurry textures, stuttery animations.. lame effect density...

Wee, next generation... at least BF3 and 4 knew how to hype you about the gameplay. You can tell this studio has no clue what makes a good FPS.
 
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News Comments > EA: Battlefield 4 "Exceedingly Successful;" Complaints Are "Noise"
8. Re: EA: Battlefield 4 Feb 12, 2014, 10:25 eRe4s3r
 
Sometimes I wonder if EA isn't in the business of being antagonistic rather than game development and publishing.... How is it every interview the person from EA sounds like the king of arseholes.

Yes Rich Hilleman... another shining example from the kingdom of asshattery that is EA.

The BF4 shanghai crashes, constant server crashes affecting 100% of all servers. "Noise" "affecting 1% of our customers" .... fuck them all. They are not getting a single cent from me until the game is on a massive sale.

And while I bought BF4 and it's not a bad game, I will not buy Premium, I will not buy DLC. EA can shove it up right wherever they pull those inane people out of that do interviews.
 
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News Comments > Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter
26. Re: Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Feb 11, 2014, 20:15 eRe4s3r
 
HorrorScope wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 18:50:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 13:11:
Yeah I looked at it...and that similarity is indeed a bit worrying imo... I don't really want Dungeon Keeper 2.5 ... I want a evolution of gameplay and modern graphics...

Fair enough, but it's tough for me to really know, you wanted a DK game and I pointed you at one and now it's too much like 2 for you. Hey I tried any way. I actually enjoyed Impire with is a lot like DK but still different.

Yeah I was being cryptic... I looked at War for the Overworld and I will look at it once it's out and give it a fair chance. But not because of nostalgia, if it doesn't stand on it's own as a new and intelligent game than that will be that.

And Impire... let me just say... LADDERS..ugh. Funnily, my only memory of Impire is of ladders. And I seem to recall ladders and extreme micro-management being the reason I stopped playing it.

Guess what I mean is that I want a game that measures up to, and is better than, Dungeon Keeper 1 and 2. And WoT looks.. uh.. kinda weird and not really very "evil dungeon" like. And what's an evil dungeon without evil deeds to do!
 
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News Comments > Thief Trailer
31. Re: Thief Trailer Feb 11, 2014, 19:50 eRe4s3r
 
Quinn wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 17:14:
My favourite anti-hero is actually Loghain, from Dragon Age 1. You know, the guy that decided a tactical retreat was in order, which ended in the death of King Cailen and gray warden Duncan. Phenomenal anti-hero in the prequel book to Origins.

As for Garrett? He's been showing constant signs of being "not evil". In D&D terms he'd be somewhere between Neutral and Chaotic Good, I think.

According to DnD alignment lore, hurting innocents (And this does not just entail violence) by any action is evil, breaking the laws set by the socially established power class is chaotic (betrayal is VERY chaotic). This means stealing something valuable and potentially very important for someone from some random person is actually chaotic +5 evil +5 per act.

But I think what this really shows is how inane the DND alignments really are. I don't think they represent morality very well at all. And to me Garret would just be "chaotic with questionable morals" unless he lived in a world where everyone thought stealing was super awesome and a hero's duty. (hehe)

And yeah, Riddick ... chaotic evil ;p

I know it's probably silly, but to me Loghain was not a good anti-hero, because his actions (post retreat) made no sense. He seemed to only have the goal to destabilize the nation. Riddick on the other hand, was truly evil until he started to realize that it was a evil thing to do, and then he slowly started changing. Imo what makes a good anti hero is that if given the choice, you would seriously contemplate working with him to achieve some "higher" goal. In Witcher 2 I think was the only time I ever faced such a dilemma.

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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
1. Re: Evening Safety Dance Feb 11, 2014, 19:17 eRe4s3r
 
Nice collection of depressing links  
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News Comments > Thief Trailer
22. Re: Thief Trailer Feb 11, 2014, 16:51 eRe4s3r
 
jacobvandy wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 14:31:
Beamer wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 13:20:
Flatline wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 13:12:
Yawn. Another super corrupt snidely whiplash evil bad guy.

Why not break the trend and make him a genuinely good person trying to do a needed job in a city overrun with crime? Don't team up with Garrett, don't have a sudden twist, but have the balls to introduce a guy who is clearly an antagonist but is not a villain.

When your main character is a thief, you often have to go above and beyond to make it clear he's not the bad guy and not just some dick taking shit from other people.

What's wrong with playing a bad guy, though? I don't get why fluffy mainstream game writers are still staying away from anti-heroes, despite the insane popularity of shows like Breaking Bad.

You are talking about Square Enix..... innovative writing is not something you will EVER see from them. But... garret was never the good guy in any Thief game. Only at the end of Thief 3 was there some character development towards "not evil"....
 
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News Comments > Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter
16. Re: Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Feb 11, 2014, 13:11 eRe4s3r
 
HorrorScope wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 12:29:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 12:14:
HorrorScope wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 11:13:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 11:03:
Can I just say that whenever I read "dungeon...." of any kind in a news post here on blues I secretly hope someone makes a REAL dungeon keeper sequel? Not in name, but a clear cut evolution of gameplay, for a mature audience with extremely dark humor?

And no, that 1 remake does not seem like it will be that. Looks too cartoony, too childish. DK2 was already tending too far into the "cute and happy" area. Compared to DK1 anyway.

Have we given up on War for the Overworld?

The name of the game sums it up no? Overworld... bleh! I want to build DUNGEONS

Have you even looked at it? They'll probably be sued by EA for blatant copying.

Yeah I looked at it...and that similarity is indeed a bit worrying imo... I don't really want Dungeon Keeper 2.5 ... I want a evolution of gameplay and modern graphics...

By the way, every single screenshot I saw so far of War for some obscure overworld... has extremely ugly yellow ownership tiles on perfectly straight walls everywhere, making it look like some hipster nightmare vision of lego dungeons. It looks WAY too clean and orderly.

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News Comments > Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter
12. Re: Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Feb 11, 2014, 12:14 eRe4s3r
 
HorrorScope wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 11:13:
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 11:03:
Can I just say that whenever I read "dungeon...." of any kind in a news post here on blues I secretly hope someone makes a REAL dungeon keeper sequel? Not in name, but a clear cut evolution of gameplay, for a mature audience with extremely dark humor?

And no, that 1 remake does not seem like it will be that. Looks too cartoony, too childish. DK2 was already tending too far into the "cute and happy" area. Compared to DK1 anyway.

Have we given up on War for the Overworld?

The name of the game sums it up no? Overworld... bleh! I want to build DUNGEONS
 
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News Comments > Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter
6. Re: Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Feb 11, 2014, 11:03 eRe4s3r
 
Can I just say that whenever I read "dungeon...." of any kind in a news post here on blues I secretly hope someone makes a REAL dungeon keeper sequel? Not in name, but a clear cut evolution of gameplay, for a mature audience with extremely dark humor?

And no, that 1 remake does not seem like it will be that. Looks too cartoony, too childish. DK2 was already tending too far into the "cute and happy" area. Compared to DK1 anyway.
 
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News Comments > Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter
2. Re: Darkest Dungeon Kickstarter Feb 11, 2014, 10:05 eRe4s3r
 
Necrophob wrote on Feb 11, 2014, 10:03:
"You'll battle not only unimaginable foes..."

I'd imagine there will probably be orcs and goblins and shit, right?

Elves, little girls and cats as well....
 
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News Comments > Ubisoft Financials
4. Re: Ubisoft Financials Feb 11, 2014, 05:37 eRe4s3r
 
Jerykk wrote on Feb 10, 2014, 22:44:
AC4 sells 10 million units and that's considered only "solid"? I wonder what their expectations were.

They figured AC4 could compete with GTA 5 I guess.... but a Publisher that's making a profit is always a good thing. Ubisoft makes plenty of interesting games...

And at this point I am really worried all that UTTER CRAP on mobile platforms will slowly spill over into PC gaming. So let's hope the remaining big publishers (NOT EA/ACTIVISION) will still make proper games. Fact is micro transactions have infested PC gaming already and it needs to die.

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News Comments > Game Reviews
3. Re: Game Reviews Feb 10, 2014, 15:19 eRe4s3r
 
Good thing you already own the entire season then eh? ;p  
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
7. Re: Sunday Tech Bits Feb 9, 2014, 18:58 eRe4s3r
 
Panickd wrote on Feb 9, 2014, 18:19:
Why is GoPro going public? They're already a very successful multi-billion dollar company. Why would anyone in their right mind give up any control over a company like that?

Greed?
 
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