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Signed On Feb 16, 2012, 17:04
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News Comments > Styx: Master of Shadows Trailer
2. Re: Styx: Master of Shadows Trailer Oct 2, 2014, 10:50 Quinn
 
Xil wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 10:38:
tbh, looks like fun to me

Yes, I think it looks good. It'd also just be such a nice change of pace to play as this small, ancient, epic creature
 
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News Comments > Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer
20. Re: Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Oct 2, 2014, 10:36 Quinn
 
Mashiki Amiketo wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 09:57:

I'm still not buying this game until it goes on sale at a massive discount and I hear user reviews.

This just sounds so... I want to say unfair. Once you actually read user reviews and they all or most of them praise the game; you watch user gameplay videos and they look really good to you, you're basically saying you'd still wait for this massive discount. Wtf. :\
 
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News Comments > Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer
14. Re: Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Oct 2, 2014, 06:39 Quinn
 
Julio wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 06:28:
Quinn wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 05:53:
I still love the way they make their role-playing games such an immersive, cinematic, story-heavy experience. It's the thing I desperately miss in every kickstarter release out there.

I'm finding Wasteland 2 and Divinity Original Sin to be immersive and have enough story for me. As far as cinematics, I'm fine with dropping those to have more gameplay.

I like those games too, but I don't find them immersive nor their story engaging enough to return to the game. For me, those games are basically just gameplay. They are good for variety but I'd probably stop gaming if games like Mass Effect, Dragon Age or The Witcher (I know, not Bioware but same idea) would die out and we're left with games like Wasteland 2 and DOS.
 
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News Comments > Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer
12. Re: Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Oct 2, 2014, 05:53 Quinn
 
Julio wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 05:43:
Definitely a long wait and see on this one. Then wait for it to drop in price massively. The old Bioware is dead, the new one hasn't done much well at all.

The old Bioware is dead, yes. However, I still love the way they make their role-playing games such an immersive, cinematic, story-heavy experience. It's the thing I desperately miss in every kickstarter release out there. Plus, the gameplay is always pretty solid too and so are the ports.

I can't complain about them too much.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
79. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Oct 2, 2014, 05:11 Quinn
 
NKD wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 03:07:
Quinn wrote on Oct 2, 2014, 02:25:
Quinn wrote on Oct 1, 2014, 10:40:
A tip for new-comers:

Exactly like the Arkham games, it's best NOT to roam from the start but at least do the first 5 or 6 main missions before you start acting like the completionist that you are. Those first main missions unlock skills and game features that add layers this game really needs.

Ok I'm gonna reply/add to my own comment here, because when the shitty fudge do we actually get the skills that are advertized in every single PR video of this game? I mean the option to let an Uruk SPY ON, ASSASSINATE or THREAT other Uruks? I'm already at 10/20 Main Missions looking at my progress bar and so far all I've been able to do is gain INTELL and KILL and do powerstruggle quests that are a big questionmark to me. Why should I care if a lower Uruk rises in power or not if I can't convert the fucker

You unlock Brand at the beginning of the second map. Death Threat is an ability you have to buy in the skill tree.

Ah, thanks for clearing that up! I'll advance EVEN MORE into the story when I get back home, then.

The game is good, the game is fun, albeit a bit lifeless. I can't say I'm superduper thrilled to start playing again this evening. This because I kinda got the feeling I've... already seen everything the game has to offer

I really hope those domination skills add allot to the gameplay.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
77. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Oct 2, 2014, 02:25 Quinn
 
Quinn wrote on Oct 1, 2014, 10:40:
A tip for new-comers:

Exactly like the Arkham games, it's best NOT to roam from the start but at least do the first 5 or 6 main missions before you start acting like the completionist that you are. Those first main missions unlock skills and game features that add layers this game really needs.

Ok I'm gonna reply/add to my own comment here, because when the shitty fudge do we actually get the skills that are advertized in every single PR video of this game? I mean the option to let an Uruk SPY ON, ASSASSINATE or THREAT other Uruks? I'm already at 10/20 Main Missions looking at my progress bar and so far all I've been able to do is gain INTELL and KILL and do powerstruggle quests that are a big questionmark to me. Why should I care if a lower Uruk rises in power or not if I can't convert the fucker
 
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News Comments > Falling Skies Rises
2. Re: Falling Skies Rises Oct 1, 2014, 17:00 Quinn
 
Wtf its like watching an alpha version of XCOM: Enemy Unknown.  
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
75. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Oct 1, 2014, 10:40 Quinn
 
A tip for new-comers:

Exactly like the Arkham games, it's best NOT to roam from the start but at least do the first 5 or 6 main missions before you start acting like the completionist that you are. Those first main missions unlock skills and game features that add layers this game really needs.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
65. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Oct 1, 2014, 04:55 Quinn
 
Agent.X7 wrote on Oct 1, 2014, 04:39:
Just looked up some reviews. Yeah, I guess you swap maps partway through.

And no, it's not Serkis, my preeeeeeeeecious.

Ahh, good to hear!

Not Serkis? My god, that's unbelievable. I could've sworn...
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
63. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Oct 1, 2014, 04:28 Quinn
 
Agent.X7 wrote on Oct 1, 2014, 04:07:
Played for about 7 or 8 hours. Having a lot of fun. Some random thoughts:

- The world seems REALLY small. Like, you can cross it in minutes small.

This scares me. And I don't think that the first areamap is the entire world. If it is the entire world, the PR guy during the NVIDIA gameplay session basically LIED and I probably complete the game this evening... and I'm at work until 5.


- I've tried intentionally injuring a captain and letting him run off twice. The first guy got eaten by a Carabor halfway across the map. (It cut to his death while I was climbing something.) The second guy got jumped by another captain and also died. I gave up on doing it on purpose. I did have one guy who was missing an eye and had burn scars, but I accidentally killed him before I even knew he was around again.

I know what you mean. This part of the nemesis system doesn't seem to work for me either. There was a certain Uruk that I thought I killed but came back with scars on his face and I killed him again within half a minute. He came back again with leather straps covering almost his entire face, and I killed him again within half a minute. He came back AGAIN and at that point I decapitated him within half a minute. He didn't come back afterwards but it didn't really add anything either -- he was just another Uruk, dying too easily.

- The guy doing Gollum also did a great job. I had to look it up on IMDB just to see if it was really Andy Serkis or not.

Wait, are you saying it's not Andy Serkis!???!!
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released
47. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Released Sep 30, 2014, 18:03 Quinn
 
I play everything on ULTRA and texture maps HIGH and the game runs smooth as butter on my 2GB VRAM GTX 680. No stuttering either.

Game is great fun though I'm butchering everything in my path and I'm not sure what could stop me -- the game is that easy. During 1 fight, 4 nemesis mobs were on me. Killed them all. 2 hours in I nearly killed my way to the warchiefs even before gaining the spy/assassinate/taunt abilities because I ignored the main quests.

Here's to hoping the game gets a bit more complex that this once I get said abilities.

Having a blast nonetheless and from now on I'll ignore recommended specs again.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer
12. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer Sep 30, 2014, 06:36 Quinn
 
NKD wrote on Sep 30, 2014, 05:40:
Performance seems really good. Note that if you use SLI, Nvidia somehow failed to get an SLI profile ready for this ahead of time. I forced AFR2 in the control panel and that got SLI going. It seems to scale really well with SLI too.

2560x1440, Ultra, everything maxed out etc, solid 60fps. My system is pretty beefy but I've had no stutters or other weird issues like I've had with some other PC ports recently.

EDIT: Holy fuck this game is fun. Wouldn't go so far as to recommend the game yet, haven't seen enough to judge, but first impression is that they need to just stop making those fucking no-kill pussy Batman games and make more of this. The things I'm doing to these orcs just ain't right man.

OK that [EDIT] part did it, fucker I'm going home sick now, arrgh nasty headache, itch in the throat, and I just puked a little in the bathroom. Sorry boss
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer
8. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer Sep 30, 2014, 02:42 Quinn
 
It's confirmed: I have unpacked and played the game for 3 minutes. Now I have to go to work.

Enjoy the game, fellas!
 
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News Comments > The Evil Within Trailer
5. Re: The Evil Within Trailer Sep 30, 2014, 01:29 Quinn
 
Crappy texture rez, and while it will prolly look better on PC, it's still sickening that for this game as well a 4+GB VRAM GPU is recommended. It's sad.  
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer
7. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Season Pass Trailer Sep 30, 2014, 01:26 Quinn
 
Ceribaen wrote on Sep 29, 2014, 21:34:
I'm a sucker.
Bought in for PC on pre-order with season pass /happy birthday to me

Was hoping for a midnight release on Steam but looks like it's not until noon... so won't get a chance to play until late Wednesday night.

Happy birthday, mate! Got the Premium Edition too!

We Europeans are fucked in a discriminating fashion, having to wait for 8 PM for the game to release on Steam. That's 20 HOURS into Sept 30th! It's lame as fuck. Edit: Well, that's what STEAM said yesterday, anyway. I pressed [PLAY] for curiousity's sake and it just started unpacking...! WHY did I try this just 40 minutes before having to go to work? I didn't want to call in sick!

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News Comments > Styx Next Month; New Trailers
10. Re: Styx Next Month; New Trailers Sep 28, 2014, 05:00 Quinn
 
Fletch wrote on Sep 27, 2014, 22:21:
Oh ffs... yet another immersion-killing, third-person console game with a cover system. You can take the graphics from this game, slap them into any AAA console of the last ten years, and never know the difference. Lemme guess... regenerating health? QT events galore? WDIGN prompts? Deeply-nested menus? Developers claiming to be big fans of the genre?

It does look better than the dreck that was Thi4f, but that's like comparing Miller Lite to a plate of cold hobo piss.

What fury! I'm actually very excited about this game. I mean, we play as a tiny, ancient goblin assassin! That's so cool ^^

I've been bored for an entire month (would've been longer if it wasn't for Risen 3) and now suddenly we've got these games coming out next month causing in instant backlog:

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
Alien: Isolation
The Evil Within
Styx: Master of Shadows
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition
Lords of the Fallen

The month after:

Far Cry 4
Dragon Age: Inquisition
Assassins Creed: Unity (meh)
CoD: Advanced Warfare (meh)

I'm very excited. It'll be a sick autumn

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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans
72. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans Sep 27, 2014, 19:30 Quinn
 
Jerykk wrote on Sep 27, 2014, 17:02:
I'm pretty sure the game will run fine and dandy on your 680. You may not be able to use the optional ultra high-res texture pack but I'm pretty sure you'll be able to use High textures with minimal hitching.

Fingers crossed, Jerykk. Fingers crossed.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans
69. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans Sep 27, 2014, 16:59 Quinn
 
If I knew this development would happen I'd never had bought the MSI Lightning GTX 680 2GB 2 years ago. Feel like I'm forced to upgrade already, suddenly. Everything went perfectly fine until... well, next week I guess.  
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans
63. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans Sep 27, 2014, 10:49 Quinn
 
CJ_Parker wrote on Sep 27, 2014, 10:38:
Quinn wrote on Sep 27, 2014, 08:43:
I'm really worried about this "progress" in the industry and this goddamn VRAM console shite. If the devs don't bother to optimize for the PC, well.. I simply can't really afford a 6GB GPU or SLI 3GB

Dude, SLI does not double VRAM. Two cards in SLI can still only access 3GB VRAM if you put two 3GB VRAM cards in SLI. That's why when you have a choice between e.g. a 2GB and a 4GB model and you want to SLI you should definitely always go for the 4GB model because VRAM is still in short supply in SLI.

Ah, thanks for the info! Didn't do research on it since I'm a single GPU kinda person anyway -- I still believes it's the most stable and its moneysworth most. Anyway, makes my doomsaying all the more... doomy.
 
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans
61. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Reviews; Hi-Rez Texture Plans Sep 27, 2014, 08:43 Quinn
 
I'm really worried about this "progress" in the industry and this goddamn VRAM console shite. If the devs don't bother to optimize for the PC, well.. I simply can't really afford a 6GB GPU or SLI 3GB though that's what we basically need to par with the console VRAM, yet said GPU upgrade will cost us more than an entire console.

It fucking worries me.
 
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