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Signed On Jul 25, 2009, 17:36
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News Comments > Cliff Martinez Writing Far Cry 4 Music
4. Re: Cliff Martinez Writing Far Cry 4 Music Nov 3, 2014, 23:14 Rhett
 
Makes just as much sense as putting the game's competitive multiplayer behind a pay wall as future DLC. Nice.  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition
45. Re: Ships Ahoy - Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition Nov 3, 2014, 16:57 Rhett
 
I feel so dirty for even considering buying it, but a friend says it's amazing.. and we're normally against CoD/Activision. We've both played over a thousand hours of ARMA 3 in the last year, so it'd be quite a change... I just can't justify putting $60 down when the last one was so goddamn awful, as if mocking PC gamers.  
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News Comments > Ubisoft Financials - Watch Dogs Sells 9M
11. Re: Ubisoft Financials - Watch Dogs Sells 9M Oct 31, 2014, 02:35 Rhett
 
It was a really fun game IMO... I mean, it had that typical un-polished Ubisoft touch (tm) but with a few more layers of polish, and a lot more care put into the multiplayer, I'd get the next one. I really enjoyed the gunplay and driving, and the engine was pretty slick.  
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News Comments > Gone Gold - Far Cry 4
1. Re: Gone Gold - Far Cry 4 Oct 30, 2014, 18:15 Rhett
 
Please don't suck... Please don't suck... Please don't suck...  
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Lord of the Hunt Announced
8. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor - Lord of the Hunt Announced Oct 30, 2014, 15:50 Rhett
 
DrSquick wrote on Oct 30, 2014, 14:50:
Tim Collins wrote on Oct 30, 2014, 14:04:
GOTY

Wow really? I am an absolute LOTR nut, but hadn't looked at this much at all. My initial thoughts were it looked just like an Assassins Creed re-skin, with all the wall climbing and drop attacks. And I heard the ending is a crappy mini-game?

What makes you like it so much? Is it just really fluid combat and a good ole-fashion fun time, or am I missing something?

Batman combat + Assassin's Creed general gameplay + magic and elves = Shadow of Mordor. It's pretty sweet. A great focus on fun, fluid gameplay instead of linear, hand-holding cutscenes.

I love the game, but I kind of got burnt out on it by the second half... It got really easy. Yes, you can still get mobbed and die, but once you get all your abilities unlocked (and especially branding), those bigass warchiefs and the higher-level captains don't really stand a chance. Which I can understand, because they're just orcs, but there should probably be difficulty levels.
 
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News Comments > Arma III Free Weekend
13. Re: Arma III Free Weekend Oct 24, 2014, 00:05 Rhett
 
Addendum (awesome co-op map): Escape Altis

It's a randomly generated mission for up to 8 people, on the biggest island in the game. You start with nothing but what's off the first guard's back and have to fight, sneak, and loot your way off the island. It's quite hard, but tweakable. Best played with friends, as I don't think there are many, if any, servers for it.

And also Virtual Training Space

VTS is a mission maker from within the game. You can spawn anything, including AI, as well as guns/aircraft/tanks/whatever. Really fun and fairly easy to pick up. Can be played solo.
 
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News Comments > Arma III Free Weekend
12. Re: Arma III Free Weekend Oct 23, 2014, 23:59 Rhett
 
As I said before, I own two copies and have a minimum combined total of 900 hours in the game... It's awesome. Yes, lots of potential performance issues, though. Takes a bit of tweaking on top of a decent machine.

Sadly, Breaking Point is locking registrations for the mod until the free weekend stops, as it had an influx of hacks and cheats last time it happened.

 
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News Comments > Warhammer 40,000: Regicide Media
6. Re: Warhammer 40,000: Regicide Media Oct 23, 2014, 16:47 Rhett
 
Please don't suck. Please don't suck. Please don't-

lurand wrote on Oct 23, 2014, 15:18:

It's WH40k chess.

Dammit.

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News Comments > Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer
5. Re: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer Oct 19, 2014, 18:31 Rhett
 
Soooo... bunny hopping makes a triumphant return?  
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
2. Re: Evening Consolidation Oct 17, 2014, 22:28 Rhett
 
Still not even sure why they're releasing that... Leave old, awesome memories be. Don't try to reskin them and resell them at full price. :/  
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News Comments > Company of Heroes 2 - Ardennes Assault Preorder Bonus
3. Re: Company of Heroes 2 - Ardennes Assault Preorder Bonus Oct 16, 2014, 23:43 Rhett
 
This does look cool, but also overpriced, I agree. I might get it eventually, but certainly not at release.  
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News Comments > DICE: BF4 Launch "Absolutely" Damaged Player Trust
32. Re: DICE: BF4 Launch Oct 8, 2014, 16:02 Rhett
 
Heh, and then they did the free 7 day trial of the full game, months after it came out... It was still a buggy mess. I could not enjoy it. I will not buy another BF game for a while, after seeing them shovel this game out, with fresh steam billowing off it.  
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News Comments > Gold - Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
15. Re: Re: Gold - Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Oct 2, 2014, 04:50 Rhett
 
Hmm, that is surprising that it isn't on newer consoles. I went from 360 to PC BL2 and playing it at 60 FPS was an amazing feeling.  
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News Comments > Path of Exile Boasts 7M Players
8. Re: Path of Exile Boasts 7M Players Sep 26, 2014, 12:40 Rhett
 
Ozmodan wrote on Sep 26, 2014, 12:15:
They must be laughing at Blizzard's fumbling attempts with Diablo III.

At least the people making this game saw what worked well in the past games of this genre.

Diablo 3 ended up pretty damn enjoyable though. And at least they're still working on it... I've gotten several hundred hours out of it at this point, both on 360 and PC.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
1. Re: Morning Consolidation Sep 23, 2014, 12:58 Rhett
 
Somewhat related: Destiny is awesome.  
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News Comments > Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Trailer & Skill Trees
34. Re: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Trailer & Skill Trees Sep 18, 2014, 17:21 Rhett
 
Meanwhile, Destiny's a helluva lot of fun... I have it rented from Gamefly, but I'd much sooner buy it than this rehash.  
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News Comments > Dying Light Early
1. Re: Dying Light Early Sep 11, 2014, 18:38 Rhett
 
Seems kinda early to announce something like this. Maybe wait until December, so people can get hyped for it?  
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News Comments > Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies Open Beta This Month
1. Re: Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies Open Beta This Month Sep 10, 2014, 09:20 Rhett
 
What is this abomination?  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
3. Re: Morning Consolidation Sep 9, 2014, 10:39 Rhett
 
Slick wrote on Sep 9, 2014, 10:23:
just finished playing for 7 hours straight, time for sleep. made it to level 10. i'm digging the plot, even if the gameplay is, well it is what it is, no huge surprises.

i'm really hoping that they don't cock it up without really having an ending, or just trailing off with a "to be continues in 12 consequtive DLC packs!"

i said i'd never buy an Activision game after Modern Warfare 2, but this seemed like it deserved a look, if only because there will be destiny games for the next 10 years, i might as well see if they're for me or not early on.

TL DR; Destiny is a 7/10 game with some extra attention to detail in several areas to bring it up to an 8/10.

I haven't played it (yet, waiting for it from Gamefly), but I've read that the devs wrap up the main story, but yet give you reason to keep playing. Or something like that.

Also, as someone who did not enjoy Halo's gameplay, I have to give it to Bungie that they do at least make quality, polished games. Which is sadly more than can be said about most game developers now-a-days. That definitely counts for something in my book...
 
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
4. Re: Evening Consolidation Sep 6, 2014, 07:25 Rhett
 
I believe someone pointed out that Gamestop has the digital version for sale too, and you can preorder it. I dunno if it counts or anything about this promo (no XOne or PS4).  
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