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Signed On May 9, 2009, 19:33
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News Comments > Metro: Last Light Coming to OS X and Linux
13. Re: Metro: Last Light Coming to OS X and Linux Aug 28, 2013, 14:24 Beelzebud
 
It's so nice to see this surge in Linux popularity for games. I'm also looking forward to playing Natural Selection 2 this Friday on a native Linux client.

Another completely modern engine will see Linux in a couple of days!
 
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News Comments > DayZ Delayed Again
13. Re: DayZ Delayed Again Aug 22, 2013, 12:40 Beelzebud
 
I've been tempted to buy Arma II a few times, just to try the mod, and then I remember that you play it with random people on the internet, and I lose interest.  
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News Comments > Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 in February 2014
2. Re: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 in February 2014 Aug 21, 2013, 23:38 Beelzebud
 
They need to make another game in same style as Symphony of the Night. That is still one of the best side-scroller games ever made.  
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News Comments > Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Expansion Announced
35. Re: Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Expansion Announced Aug 21, 2013, 12:33 Beelzebud
 
So let me get this straight. They still have not finished all of the features they promised people before Diablo 3 shipped, but now they want to charge extra for them, while still raking in money from the RMAH?

Yep, I'm completely done with Blizzard products. I'll spend my money elsewhere.
 
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News Comments > GTA5 PC Confirmed?
28. Re: GTA5 PC Confirmed? Aug 13, 2013, 12:27 Beelzebud
 
There is no reason to think that there won't be a PC version at some point. Rockstar have never skipped PC for a GTA game. The GTA series started on PC.

Why is it that some people ignore the fact that most of their games have PC versions, and only 1 high profile game of theirs doesn't?

 
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News Comments > Fez II Cancelled
47. Re: Fez II Cancelled Jul 28, 2013, 22:14 Beelzebud
 
Well the simple fact is that people managed to develop video games just fine without the use of Twitter right up until 2006. It's not necessary, and if you only find grief on it, why use it. It's not a valid excuse to close a company.

Billions of people deal with stress every single day at work. Grow up and deal with it. At least he has the option of just not using Twitter, or other social media. Most people are just stuck with a shitty boss, co-workers, etc.

You give that guy a standard office job, or better yet manual labor, working for a boss who doesn't give a shit about your feelings, and he'll be begging to go back to working for himself making video games.
 
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News Comments > Fez II Cancelled
36. Re: Fez II Cancelled Jul 28, 2013, 19:50 Beelzebud
 
shihonage wrote on Jul 28, 2013, 15:52:
I love the drama. It's like Derek Smart is alive again.

Wait, Derek Smart is still alive, isn't he.

Derek Smart.

Derek Smart could roll with the punches and serve up some funny zingers himself. He never acted like a whiner.
 
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News Comments > Aliens: Colonial Marines: Stasis Interrupted DLC Released
9. Re: Aliens: Colonial Marines: Stasis Interrupted DLC Released Jul 23, 2013, 19:12 Beelzebud
 
Taskeen wrote on Jul 23, 2013, 18:15:
Nighthawk wrote on Jul 23, 2013, 17:47:
The final commitment, now this game can slip quietly out of existance, kinda like Hicks between the movies.... (although, didn't they find his pod to have been sabotaged or something?)

Hicks and Newt died when the pod crashed. That's the official story, not Gearbox's Fan Fiction. The face hugger fucked up all the shit in pod with its acid.

Yeah the idea that this should be taken as the "real story" is laughable. Sorry Gearbox. Stick to Borderlands, as its obvious it's what you care about.
 
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News Comments > Dota 2 for OS X and Linux Released
1. Re: Dota 2 for OS X and Linux Released Jul 19, 2013, 13:20 Beelzebud
 
It runs flawless on my Arch Linux install. Now if only I could see what's in the game that makes so many people go nuts over it.  
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News Comments > Epic Working on AAA Shooter
37. Re: Epic Working on AAA Shooter Jul 13, 2013, 02:22 Beelzebud
 
ldonyo wrote on Jul 12, 2013, 16:58:
What else would Epic be working on? All they do are shooters and all their shooters are "AAA", if you define AAA as exceedingly expensive with a very long development cycle followed by numerous non-free add-ons. These were once called expansions back when they were longer and actually added something meaningful to the game they were a part of.

Epic has a lot of aspects about them to complain about, but paid DLC isn't one of them. Let's not forget that every single UT game, including UT3, got a very sizable update for free, that would easily be paid DLC these days. When it comes to Gears, no one gets to put out free DLC on Xbox Live.
 
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News Comments > Dota 2 Rollout Details
29. Re: Dota 2 Rollout Details Jul 10, 2013, 16:45 Beelzebud
 
Looks like the Linux beta is being added at the moment too. It downloads but is missing the executable. Standard practice for their Linux releases.  
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - FINAL FANTASY VII
11. Re: Steamships Ahoy - FINAL FANTASY VII Jul 4, 2013, 11:48 Beelzebud
 
The last time I played this game was using a Playstation emulator on my modded Xbox-1. Played great on that.  
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News Comments > Broken Age Budget Tight: Steam Early Access Planned
40. Re: Broken Age Budget Tight: Steam Early Access Planned Jul 3, 2013, 10:48 Beelzebud
 
This would be like if the guys that made FTL decided to program an advanced 3d engine, and model their universe out in it, because they got a shitload more money than they asked for.

They got over-funded, stayed true to the game they pitched, and no one got upset because their game was really great.
 
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News Comments > Left 4 Dead 2 Beta Concludes
4. Re: Left 4 Dead 2 Beta Concludes Jul 3, 2013, 10:41 Beelzebud
 
Yeah that sounds more like an under-powered server. I've been playing the Linux beta on and off for a month, and it's been running fine.  
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News Comments > Tactical Intervention on Steam Next Month
2. Re: Tactical Intervention on Steam Next Month Jul 3, 2013, 10:20 Beelzebud
 
The best thing about myself is that I'm very modest. --Minh Le  
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News Comments > Left 4 Dead 2 Beta Concludes
1. Re: Left 4 Dead 2 Beta Concludes Jul 2, 2013, 21:00 Beelzebud
 
I hope they fix the naming convention in Steam.

Currently the Linux client shows "Left 4 Dead 2 Beta" and "Left 4 Dead 2 (beta)", the "(beta)" one being the not-beta one...
 
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News Comments > Broken Age Budget Tight: Steam Early Access Planned
2. Re: Broken Age Budget Tight: Steam Early Access Planned Jul 2, 2013, 20:58 Beelzebud
 
I think this is pretty a pretty shitty situation, myself. I mean these guys just completed another different kickstarter a few weeks ago. Can we expect them to not be able to plan their budget again?

It seems sort of shameless to pitch a Kickstarter for no planned game, take in more money than you ask for, go over budget, and then do another kickstarter before anyone knows the first one is over budget and seeking more funding...

I can see why publishers didn't want to work with these guys...
 
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News Comments > Free Space Pirates and Zombies Weekend
1. Re: Free Space Pirates and Zombies Weekend Jun 28, 2013, 00:17 Beelzebud
 
I recommend it. It's almost like an action RPG, with a small fleet of ships instead of a hero character.  
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News Comments > Todd Hollenshead Leaves id
30. Re: Todd Hollenshead Leaves id Jun 27, 2013, 13:49 Beelzebud
 
The only way id Software will ever get its mojo back is to re-hire John Romero, American McGee, and Brandon James, but that will never happen, so forget it.  
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News Comments > Avellone: Kickstarter Inspiring Old School RPG Renaissance
9. Re: Avellone: Kickstarter Inspiring Old School RPG Renaissance Jun 25, 2013, 13:00 Beelzebud
 
It says a lot about the shortsighted stupidity of the people running the publishing houses. These are people that don't play games, don't care about them as art, and don't even understand them.

Is it really shocking news that it doesn't require 100 million dollars, and a generic Hollywood action movie style story, to make a successful game? FFS

But hey if they've finally awoken from their slumber, that's good news, I guess, but it's really sad that this would be news to these people.
 
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