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Homepage http://www.tacticalgamerz.com
Signed On Jul 9, 2009, 18:02
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News Comments > New Gaming Peripherals
24. Re: New Gaming Peripherals Sep 17, 2011, 01:45 ^Drag0n^
 
Crustacean Soup wrote on Sep 17, 2011, 01:39:
^Drag0n^ wrote on Sep 16, 2011, 23:09:
Cutter wrote on Sep 16, 2011, 22:56:
PHJF wrote on Sep 16, 2011, 21:55:
Why the fuck would I need a wireless mouse/keyboard? Do I go vaulting around the room when using the computer or am I sitting at a computer desk?

Exactly. Wired is still the best way to go.

Simple. Media center PC hooked up to your HD tv in the living room. I have a shuttle media center/gaming rig on mine. Most keyboards/mice don't come with 12' cords.

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Long USB cable from the computer to a hub on a side or coffee table. Keyboard/mouse/gamepad/cameras/ipods/etc. connect to the hub. It's nice and convenient.

To trip over. No thanks. But I go with Bluetooth. Unencrypted kb's are a bad thing.
 
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News Comments > Valve Time Bites L4D2 Cold Stream DLC
1. Re: Valve Time Bites L4D2 Cold Stream DLC Sep 17, 2011, 01:42 ^Drag0n^
 
K. Tired of TF2, L4D, and Portal. Let's get some Episode 3/HL3 going, m'kay?

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News Comments > New Gaming Peripherals
17. Re: New Gaming Peripherals Sep 16, 2011, 23:09 ^Drag0n^
 
Cutter wrote on Sep 16, 2011, 22:56:
PHJF wrote on Sep 16, 2011, 21:55:
Why the fuck would I need a wireless mouse/keyboard? Do I go vaulting around the room when using the computer or am I sitting at a computer desk?

Exactly. Wired is still the best way to go.

Simple. Media center PC hooked up to your HD tv in the living room. I have a shuttle media center/gaming rig on mine. Most keyboards/mice don't come with 12' cords.

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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched
20. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched Sep 16, 2011, 02:33 ^Drag0n^
 
nin wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 21:57:

Does the burger menu still work?!?!


An updated version is available on page 3 of this post on the Official Deus Ex Forums.

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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched
8. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched Sep 15, 2011, 22:00 ^Drag0n^
 
nin wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 21:57:

Does the burger menu still work?!?!


I will find out in about...3 minutes.
 
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched
7. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Patched Sep 15, 2011, 21:59 ^Drag0n^
 
Xoxotl wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 20:50:
I wonder if this patch removes the obnoxious advertisements for the Blu-Ray re-release of the Star Wars series from my loading screens.

Seriously? You find Ads in the loading screen obnoxious? Shit, that's when I go to the fridge. You must find those signs on the side of the freeway unbearable

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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution DLC Details
30. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution DLC Details Sep 15, 2011, 20:02 ^Drag0n^
 
Krovven wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 14:34:
Jerykk wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 04:26:
Did you enjoy the original DX or System Shock 2? They both suffered from the very same issues (relative to their time, of course).

Of course I did and liked them. But lets fast forward 12 years, suggesting that it's ok for DXHR to have the same issues (along with some of it's own) as similar games from 12+ years ago is ridiculous. DXHR as far as I'm concerned only succeeds at a handful of things, and fails at another handful of things. It's a 7/10 game for me, and one I'm not even sure I'm going to bother finishing.

Edit: I'll give the drivers a try. The games performance is probably the biggest thing preventing me from enjoying it.

If you have an nVidia card, go to the "Manage 3d settings" in the driver control panel, and set "maximum pre-rendered frames" to "0" (Default is "3".). This one issue seems to be the bane of many-a-nVidia user (and, as I said when I first posted it, I still have no idea why the frak you would want to "render ahead" frames you're going to throw out anyway....).

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News Comments > EA on Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Issues and Refunds
10. Re: EA on Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Issues and Refunds Sep 15, 2011, 19:20 ^Drag0n^
 
Flatline wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 19:12:
^Drag0n^ wrote on Sep 15, 2011, 15:00:
"Destroy your Career in one-click," buttons.

I believe that's called "setup.exe".

That was just beautiful. I salute you, sir.

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News Comments > Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic
42. Re: Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic Sep 15, 2011, 17:49 ^Drag0n^
 
I think Clint Eastwood had it right on this very topic.

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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - TrackMania 2: Canyon
32. Re: Ships Ahoy - TrackMania 2: Canyon Sep 15, 2011, 15:52 ^Drag0n^
 
While I usually don't go for non-steam installs, this game looks too damn good to pass up. that and I want to race you, B!

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News Comments > EA on Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Issues and Refunds
6. Re: EA on Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Issues and Refunds Sep 15, 2011, 15:00 ^Drag0n^
 
This isn't really a tiger woods game until it has a ,"hit on pornstar in the stands," "Flee from golf-club wielding wife," and, "Destroy your Career in one-click," buttons.  
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News Comments > Wing Commander 3 on GOG.com
37. Re: Wing Commander 3 on GOG.com Sep 14, 2011, 20:06 ^Drag0n^
 
Alpha Geist wrote on Sep 13, 2011, 19:43:
Ahh yes! You're right, it was a Matrox Mystique. Sheesh, much time has passed since then. The Mystique was an upgrade to an old Diamond video card with 512k vram. I can't recall at the moment the exact Diamond model that card was though.

The Diamond Speedstar. Awesome card.

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News Comments > DICE: PC is Battlefield 3 "Lead Platform"
48. Re: DICE: PC is Battlefield 3 Sep 14, 2011, 19:30 ^Drag0n^
 
O.o  
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution DLC Details
5. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution DLC Details Sep 14, 2011, 16:40 ^Drag0n^
 
J/U/S/T/G/I/V/E/U/S/T/H/E/D/A/M/N/D/L/C/,/A/L/R/E/A/D/Y/!

(Forgot who came up with it, but the sentiment still applies )

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News Comments > Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic
39. Re: Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic Sep 14, 2011, 16:23 ^Drag0n^
 
What are the ground rules for forum posts?
The idea behind the news forum is to provide a place to discuss gaming news. There are very few hard and fast rules. Here they are:

  • Disagree all you want but attacks of a personal nature will not be tolerated.

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  • Do not post spam, links to warez sites, or instructions on how to obtain pirated software.

  • Abusing the forums in any manner that could be construed as 'griefing' will not be tolerated.

  • Seems pretty obvious.

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    News Comments > New Fallout: New Vegas Holotape
    1. Re: New Fallout: New Vegas Holotape Sep 14, 2011, 09:18 ^Drag0n^
     
    Just release the DLC, already!

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    News Comments > Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic
    16. Re: Same-Gender Relationships a Post-Launch Feature in The Old Republic Sep 13, 2011, 18:05 ^Drag0n^
     
    Blue wrote on Sep 13, 2011, 16:04:
    Halo wrote on Sep 13, 2011, 16:00:
    TK421 Why aren't you on my post?

    A joke 34 years in the making, and worth every moment.

    My eyes rolled so far....I could see my cranium.

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    News Comments > Why the Syndicate Remake is a First-Person Shooter
    85. Re: Why the Syndicate Remake is a First-Person Shooter Sep 13, 2011, 18:00 ^Drag0n^
     
    mag wrote on Sep 12, 2011, 21:01:
    Why the Syndicate Remake is a First-Person Shooter

    "Do you like my hat? It's made of money."

    L M A O


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    News Comments > Op Ed
    24. Re: Op Ed Sep 13, 2011, 17:52 ^Drag0n^
     
    I'm going to have to agree with the "ruining" part.

    IMO, adding perks rewarded you for how long you endured a game, as opposed to rewarding you with skill by playing it.

    Over time, the worst of players will get the best perks and be able to school those that are new to the game based strictly on the balance of time in the game being in their favor.

    I know it makes me sound like a grumpy old man, but I'll take Quakeworld/Quake 3 DM over anything.

    Reflexes, biatch!

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    News Comments > GameStop's Tablet Plans
    13. Re: GameStop's Tablet Plans Sep 13, 2011, 17:43 ^Drag0n^
     
    Parallax Abstraction wrote on Sep 13, 2011, 10:56:
    I don't like how Apple charges $500 for a device and then acts after the fact like they still own it.

    Sorry, but IMO, Android is far worse: you have *zero* ability to move purchases between Tablet A and phone B, as the purchase is tethered to the device, not the account.*

    In that respect, Apple is already superior. The majority of my investment will be in the software and music, not the hardware. Let me move it as I see fit to upgrade.

    ^D^

    * Unless, of course, this has changed since last year when was considering an Android tablet.
     
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