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Signed On Aug 26, 1999, 19:25
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News Comments > John Romero's New Shooter Plans
63. Re: John Romero's New Shooter Plans Aug 12, 2014, 20:07 Fantaz
 
if he creates a spiritual successor to the original Quake 1 then i will shit my pants with joy... xD  
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News Comments > Far Cry 4 Trailers
2. Re: Far Cry 4 Trailers Aug 12, 2014, 18:27 Fantaz
 
loving co-op in first-person shooters on PC...  
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
1. Re: Evening Consolidation Aug 12, 2014, 17:50 Fantaz
 
wasn't Square Enix pissed earlier about Tomb Raider's sales numbers not meeting expectations in the millions? how's this supposed to be a win in terms of sales to go with the losing player?  
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News Comments > Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox Exclusive; Skipping PCs
38. Re: Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox Exclusive; Skipping PCs Aug 12, 2014, 17:20 Fantaz
 
looks like i'll be skipping Tomb Raider then...

they're just a bunch of sell outs.
 
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Multiplayer Details; Video
7. Re: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Multiplayer Details; Video Aug 12, 2014, 00:16 Fantaz
 
but will Kevin Spacey be a playable character in multiplayer?  
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News Comments > System Shock 2 Turns 15
12. Re: System Shock 2 Turns 15 Aug 12, 2014, 00:14 Fantaz
 
one of the best games i have ever played, truly... and i remember it was also the first game that i have played on an LCD monitor.  
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News Comments > Into the Black
20. Re: Into the Black Aug 11, 2014, 23:02 Fantaz
 
very sad day today...  
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News Comments > Boss Key Looking to Re-earn Trust
12. Re: Boss Key Looking to Re-earn Trust Aug 9, 2014, 18:41 Fantaz
 
no rocket jumping no care...  
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
12. Re: Morning Mobilization Aug 9, 2014, 17:40 Fantaz
 
Flatline wrote on Aug 9, 2014, 01:23:
HoSpanky wrote on Aug 8, 2014, 13:11:
I'm blown away by how much money was burned on games that...just didn't sell. And he's getting back up for a third time to try again. Archmage rises doesn't look to be my kind of game, I have an aversion to turn-based games. Not sure why. But I hope it sells well.
I wouldn't be surprised if he got a small, short surge of sales on his other two games (is the storybook actually a game?) due to this article. Nothing that would justify their creation costs, but maybe a small chunk that could be funneled into Archmage.

I'm aware of an IOS game that has had like 30 million spent on developing it. The tech behind it is incredible and insanely powerful, but in the move from PC to IOS they've basically kneecapped most of the tech to shoehorn into ipads and iphones. I really don't know how it can make a profit. It's been 3-4 years of dev time and releases and is still bleeding money.

What's crazy is that the software is basically interactive real time music generation software that writes surprisingly good pop and rock music with little interaction on the fly. Why this shit isn't in video games and MMOs and shit all over the place is beyond me. Custom, real-time soundtracks that write themselves based on what's going on in the game seems like a natural fit for MMOs and shit.

i'm just curious to know, what's the name of this iOS app/game you speak of?
 
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News Comments > Act of Aggression Announced
3. Re: Act of Aggression Announced Aug 9, 2014, 17:36 Fantaz
 
all i want is C&C General 2...

the graphics of this game look pretty decent for an RTS tho, if it really is indeed in-game footage.
 
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News Comments > Metro Redux Uncovered Trailer
9. Re: Metro Redux Uncovered Trailer Aug 8, 2014, 23:37 Fantaz
 
Wallshadows wrote on Aug 8, 2014, 21:57:
This is a good way to get my money.

It's funny because I felt as though Fallout 3 was terribly over-hyped and not a lot of fun but I really, really like the Metro titles. They are easily the best shooters I've played in a damn long time especially when I got in on Last Light for 1 cent deal when Best Buy fucked up.

I'm more or less concerned about the requirements seeing as how the first one had incredibly steep requirements to max out but that may have been due to poor optimization.

oh... Bestbuy cancelled my order for that Last Light 1 cent deal way back saying it was a price error. i'm still waiting for a deal on it. i got Metro 2033 for free also earlier from a facebook or humble bundle thing but haven't gotten very far in it.
 
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News Comments > Evening Interviews
1. Re: Evening Crowdfunding Roundup Aug 8, 2014, 15:51 Fantaz
 
i'm glad that Crytek didn't go under... competition is very necessary in the limited game engine space.  
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News Comments > Metro Redux Uncovered Trailer
1. Re: Metro Redux Uncovered Trailer Aug 8, 2014, 15:48 Fantaz
 
i'm pretty impressed with the improvements shown in that video... will definitely have to get this game when it comes out on PC now this month. never enough good first-person shooters these days.  
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News Comments > Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition Announced
1. Re: Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition Announced Aug 8, 2014, 15:40 Fantaz
 
trying to compete with GTA5 remastered, eh?  
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
6. Re: Morning Mobilization Aug 8, 2014, 15:39 Fantaz
 
will definitely have to check this article out when i get the time...  
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News Comments > Sierra Entertainment Revival
26. Re: Sierra Entertainment Revival Aug 8, 2014, 15:21 Fantaz
 
Xero wrote on Aug 8, 2014, 10:58:
Oh how I loved seeing the Sierra logo whenever my cousin used to load up the classics back on DOS in the 90s. Leisure Suit Larry, King's Quest, Police Quest, Gabriel Knight. Ahh good memories.

me too!! Sierra logo was a part of my childhood... *sniff*

Bundy wrote on Aug 8, 2014, 14:35:
SlimRam wrote on Aug 8, 2014, 13:48:
The Phantasmagoria games were kinda creepy and a little scary...I might have pooped them while playing...a little.

We all pooped. Some of us more than a little.

my nickname is slightly based off that game's name. i loved it!
 
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News Comments > Dota 2 (Source 2?) Workshop Tools
1. Re: Dota 2 (Source 2?) Workshop Tools Aug 7, 2014, 13:58 Fantaz
 
...so what? if it had some assets from Half-Life 3 or L4D3 then maybe that would be something.  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
18. Re: Op Ed Aug 7, 2014, 01:33 Fantaz
 
LibertyOrDeath wrote on Aug 6, 2014, 22:35:
Not the name! They have been giving us a bunch of crap hardware wise. What happened to the Nintendo that came out with the Nintendo 64; the Nintendo that said we are all in hardware (graphics, etc...) wise! Oo

and the name Xbox One is probably another reason why sales for that console is also doing poorly for Microsoft as well.
 
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News Comments > Toren Announced
4. Re: Toren Announced Aug 6, 2014, 23:03 Fantaz
 
Brazzilll!!!  
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News Comments > The Expendabros
6. Re: The Expendabros Aug 6, 2014, 02:31 Fantaz
 
works for me. it's pretty fun... definitely great for a free game. has a sort of Hotline Miami vibe to it.  
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