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Nickname Axis
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Description Older, smarter, better.
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Signed On Jun 11, 2012, 20:08
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News Comments > Firefall This Month
8. Re: Firefall This Month Jul 8, 2014, 12:19 Axis
 
Firefall had promise - it could have been a Tribes FPS meets Borderlands ARPG that would have pulled in the masses and made zillions. But it's not.  
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
3. Re: Xbox One: Microsoft Jul 7, 2014, 20:25 Axis
 
Man does destiny look to be a shallow mess. Also reminds me of that very worn-out IP... and no, not that one you think about when you see "Bungie"...  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
12. Re: Steam Top 10 Jul 6, 2014, 23:19 Axis
 
HorrorScope wrote on Jul 6, 2014, 21:53:
Axis wrote on Jul 6, 2014, 21:44:
Looks like Cutter got to the part where he actually needs to think about encounters. This, assuming he actually thought about his character builds. And since he didn't go lonewolf, this also assumes he has enlisted the two henchmen which makes encounters pretty easy.

Bit too much thinking for him, looks like he's screwed. We'll hear nothing but bitching from him from here on out... not that that's unusual.

He liked it for 15 minutes so that is as good as an endorsement as one can get! He's the "Mikey" of video games.

Axis, as much as I like it, there is no doubt it will still become much better as they polish this up. Even with the delays there was still a rush part about it, but they pretty much had to. What is cool is even as is, it is better than most and for the style of game it is, there isn't even any competition at this time.

Ya I agree HS, looking forward to where it's going to go, and I just can't stop playing the damn game - last one that hooked me like this was NwN, thought I was just getting old... that was one hellova long dry spell. So glad it just keeps selling and sellin, been top on the steam charts for awhile now.
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
10. Re: Steam Top 10 Jul 6, 2014, 21:44 Axis
 
Looks like Cutter got to the part where he actually needs to think about encounters. This, assuming he actually thought about his character builds. And since he didn't go lonewolf, this also assumes he has enlisted the two henchmen which makes encounters pretty easy.

Bit too much thinking for him, looks like he's screwed. We'll hear nothing but bitching from him from here on out... not that that's unusual.
 
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News Comments > Divinity: Original Sin Sells Like the Devil
44. Re: Divinity: Original Sin Sells Like the Devil Jul 6, 2014, 12:33 Axis
 
WaltC wrote on Jul 6, 2014, 11:20:
Looks like a definite buy...;) I'm a fan of Larian Studios and hope they'll do very well with this. They've got this fellow who goes by the handle of "Raze" who is a literal font of help and info for their various games, and in far more forums than just Larian's. They should give the guy a medal, or something, because I can't recall another game company employee providing so much help to people. He's still helping out folks running Divine Divinity in the Gog forums! Wish all game companies would follow Larian's sterling example.

OTOH, there are publishers like Ubisoft whose game devs seem to think they are above helping out the people who play their games--I recently finished M&MX, and you could jump up and down and scream and yell, ask sincere questions, it didn't matter--the M&MX game devs couldn't be bothered with actually taking part in Ubisoft's own M&MX forum!

Haha ya we used to joke in the global chat that e never slept - he was literally always on answering peoples questions - one of the best communicators for Larian (or any company) I've seen in a long while.
 
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
3. Re: Steam Top 10 Jul 6, 2014, 12:28 Axis
 
Divinity: original Sin is one of the greatest RPGS to be released in more than a decade period, and real modding hasn't even begun...  
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News Comments > Divinity: Original Sin Sells Like the Devil
40. Re: Out of the Blue Jul 6, 2014, 09:12 Axis
 
Mashiki Amiketo wrote on Jul 6, 2014, 04:09:
Well between the praises here and the ones on metacritic as well, and from YT players, looks like I'm going to have to pick this one up. Any guesses on rough hours of play?

Before release I had around 40 hours in, mainly just toying around with character builds and chatting with the community in global (recently disconnected due to the massive influx, but will be back eventually).

Since release I've put in another 30 hours, and I'm about 75% done in Cyseal (Cyseal is just the first 20% or so of the game).

This is one of the few games I'll redo fights just because its fun, or reload chests to see what else pops, reload conversations to ensure my traits are correct, scour the areas for secrets, collect and drop off barrels for future use, steal/pickpocket everything, etc. There is a LOT to do in every area if you want to, and it's a joy doing it.
 
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News Comments > Divinity: Original Sin Sells Like the Devil
30. Re: Divinity: Original Sin Sells Like the Devil Jul 5, 2014, 19:01 Axis
 
All word of mouth from many of us backers on many social sites. Then the steam sale came along and pulled in the casual masses who didn't even know it existed. The game/devs/community deserves it..  
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
27. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 3, 2014, 11:30 Axis
 
Yes descender, thanks for confirming my points.

Beamer, Verno, descender and redmask... where the hell is nin that vasoline needs cracked open!!
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
23. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 3, 2014, 10:42 Axis
 
Hey Verno, can't admit that 2 of my points were independently agreed upon right here in the thread?

My "spelling out" didn't point you into the right direction?

Then that leaves three for you to do your own homework on since you find my posts to be worthy of research. So get to it and report back to us your findings.
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
22. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 3, 2014, 10:34 Axis
 
Redmask wrote on Jul 3, 2014, 07:11:
What a surprise, Axis posting a bunch of bullshit and unable to back it up. Please stop quoting the troll guys, ignore only works when you let it.

Hey look it's redmask hopping on the troll train! Now you just need NiN to hop on and you'll have enough to pull out that six pack of vasoline you've been saving!

 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
18. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 3, 2014, 01:34 Axis
 
Verno wrote on Jul 2, 2014, 23:08:
Axis wrote on Jul 2, 2014, 16:40:
I will not list my posts or emails in an effort to appease your supposed interest. I'd love to think you were trying to be helpful, but I know better.

I never said I was trying to be helpful dude, that was you. I was just asking to see some rationale or detail to flesh out what you posted. People ask each other that all the time on here, I have no problem explaining my opinions *shrug*. Pretty reasonable request given that you weren't exactly detailed earlier. If you can't explain then I think most people get the picture.


What exactly do you need spelled out Verno? Descender came in here at your "defense", then agreed with me about the AI and community - 2 of my 5 points already verified by your sidekick troll. So what is your problem except for constant trolling of my critical posts?

1. The insanely inept and vain dev responses on the beta forums when people gave solid constructive criticism.
Spelled out for Verno + company: Go FIND the responses in the forum, don't be lazy. There are plenty of posts -- you have to actually go find them I won't do your homework for you - I did it 2 years ago already.
2. Shootmanias constant 'announcements' that their garbage game is the new quake among the elite pro gamer tournaments around the world, even during beta.
Spelled out for Verno + company: Go FIND their beta announcements, they have been long gone and I am not, again, going to scour old posts just to feed a troll - go find them yourself.

3. Shootmania has terrible network code which has been improved but LARGELY lacking in almost every way imaginable.
Spelled out for Verno + company: Do your own homework, this one is easy -- there are hundreds of posts about this.

4. Their eye destroying UI.
Spelled out for Verno + company: Your pal descender already agreed, point 1 of 5 verified. Now go ask him for proof.

5. Complete lack of a US community and players, and a sparce EU one.
Spelled out for Verno + company: Your pal descender already agreed, point 2 of 5 verified. Now go ask him for proof.

Don't act cutesy with me Verno. You have no desire to be "enlightened" or have rational detail or discussion with me - you've proven that time and time again. You seek out my criticizing posts and try to take some lofty spot that only encourages the few I've stifled to attempt another attack. I've humored you this time only because the few rational people on this board need to see how ridiculous you are - and frankly I'm sure they already have before I "spelled it out".
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
15. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 2, 2014, 16:40 Axis
 
I will not list my posts or emails in an effort to appease your supposed interest. I'd love to think you were trying to be helpful, but I know better.

Feel free to read their forums on the subject:

http://forum.maniaplanet.com/viewforum.php?f=10

You'd need to actually play the game to make any judgement anyway. So.. have you?
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
9. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 2, 2014, 15:15 Axis
 
Verno wrote on Jul 2, 2014, 10:10:
Axis wrote on Jul 2, 2014, 09:44:
They are points made after hours and hours of playing and posting "constructive" posts (that were largely ignored) and talking with the small community over a period of months.

Can you link some of your constructive posts about the game for the rest of us to read? The below doesn't give people much to work with, its just venting.

It's exactly what I stated - reasons the game is crap -- a result of blowhard marketing and poor development -- a warning for people not to spend money on a game that doesnt care.

I spent my time already trying to help them, I have no further interest.

I, at least, give fair warning to fellow gamers and real reasons why. Again, what have you done Verno?
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
5. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 2, 2014, 09:44 Axis
 
They are points made after hours and hours of playing and posting "constructive" posts (that were largely ignored) and talking with the small community over a period of months.

You Verno, however, never did any of that did you?
 
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News Comments > ShootMania Roadmap
3. Re: ShootMania Roadmap Jul 2, 2014, 08:20 Axis
 
I had plenty of things to say about Shootmania back in beta and through the first several months of release - and none of it was good.

Ill recap:


Been many months since I fired it up, pretty shit game.

Here's a few of the many qualified reasons Shootmania is a pile of shoot:

1. The insanely inept and vain dev responses on the beta forums when people gave solid constructive criticism.

2. Shootmanias constant 'announcements' that their garbage game is the new quake among the elite pro gamer tournaments around the world, even during beta.

3. Shootmania has terrible network code which has been improved but LARGELY lacking in almost every way imaginable.

4. Their eye destroying UI.

5. Complete lack of a US community and players, and a sparce EU one.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
7. Re: RE: Follow up Jul 1, 2014, 14:08 Axis
 
UConnBBall wrote on Jul 1, 2014, 11:04:
Sad. It seemed like everyone was dying for this to come out on KickStarter and BAM nothing. Except TowerFall

Ouya's software implementation was terrible and they never got it right - the hardware is/was good for most games minus their touchpad on the controller (which was terrible). Many of us were expecting eventually a google-play partnership with their hardware interfacing it well. I put plenty of APK's on it that worked perfectly, they were just silly and now they're desperate.
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - Divinity: Original Sin
10. Re: Steamships Ahoy - Divinity: Original Sin Jun 30, 2014, 21:50 Axis
 
Game rocks.

Melee gets much stronger later on.

Anyone can use the specialty arrows, you can make a real nice hybrid ranger. I do Ranger/Mage after having put about 40 hours into the beta pretty much just testing character combos...
 
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News Comments > Summer Sales Ending
52. Re: Summer Sales Ending Jun 30, 2014, 21:45 Axis
 
NiN puts everyone on ignore who at some point proves him wrong, and yet he talks shit about those people for no reason time and time and time again.

Classy troll... classy.
 
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News Comments > Summer Sales Ending
47. Re: Summer Sales Ending Jun 30, 2014, 14:58 Axis
 
Beamer wrote on Jun 30, 2014, 14:11:
Quinn wrote on Jun 30, 2014, 13:58:
Beamer wrote on Jun 30, 2014, 12:51:


I also think "immersion" is a more bullshit term than things like "synergy" or "paradigm.".

You're so full of shit, Beamer, that you even manage to come up with dumb shit like this to say. It's all about just finding something to be an asshole about with you, I begin to realize.

There's nothing bullshit about a perfectly adequate term like "immersion". Those who value it don't automatically think they are person X they're playing.

If you want to call someone out on bullshit or call them a loon, don't say retarded shit like that.

Note: prefacing something with "I also think" implies an opinion, not a statement of fact.
If someone can't enjoy Tetris, though, because it isn't immersive, they're likely a loon.

Beamer you too often make idiotic comparisons and are no where near the mark of what is being said. Course you already know that, you just argue for the sake of arguing.

Which would be fine if you were right and people just didn't like to hear it, but you are mostly self-serving and a whole lotta wrong.
 
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