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Signed On Jul 12, 2000, 17:57
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News Comments > Destiny Still Destined for PCs?
5. Re: Destiny Still Destined for PCs? Aug 21, 2015, 18:16 DangerDog
 
The original tester put down the lack of FOV as a bug.

he was fired.
 
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
9. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Aug 20, 2015, 18:19 DangerDog
 
If only they could put some of the energy being used to make impressive visuals into revolutionizing AI for their engine.  
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News Comments > COH 2: The British Forces Limited Trial Plans
2. Re: COH 2: The British Forces Limited Trial Plans Aug 19, 2015, 15:21 DangerDog
 
Kind of like playing the Company of Heroes single player campaigns but have zero interest in multiplayer.  
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News Comments > Evening Interviews
6. Re: Evening Interviews Aug 18, 2015, 18:53 DangerDog
 
CJ_Parker wrote on Aug 18, 2015, 17:59:
Well, I really hope that all of the animations we saw at Gamescom were placeholders because that stuff looked sooo amateurish like it was made by some elementary school kiddies during their lunch break.

I'm rather surprised by the number of people that were impressed by that multi-crew simulation, it was extremely jerky and just long walks punctuated by some motion captured animations of people sitting in seats.

Anyone who has ever played Arma in a group knows how frustrating it can be to just get a small amount of people to do things in an organized fashion, now you're going to need to enter and exit ships in a lengthy process - let's not even consider the issues involved with syncing up players in a moving platform and still be able to walk around in it.

After you've done the "man simulator" experience of getting into your ship a half dozen times you're going to get tired of it.
 
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News Comments > Rainbow Six Siege Delayed
4. Re: Rainbow Six Siege Delayed Aug 18, 2015, 18:42 DangerDog
 
They missed their window of opportunity, everyone will be playing Call of Duty BO 3 or Star Wars.

Welcome to bargain bin city.
 
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News Comments > SafeDisc Broken Under Windows 10
9. Re: SafeDisc Broken Under Windows 10 Aug 17, 2015, 19:05 DangerDog
 
jacobvandy wrote on Aug 17, 2015, 18:07:
DangerDog wrote on Aug 17, 2015, 17:58:
Meanwhile, Microsoft scans your Windows 10 system for pirated games so you can't use a cracked version of the .exe to make it work.


Absolutely false.

I don't know about being absolutely false, I don't think anyone knows for certain what MS is doing with the data they're accumulating on scanning peoples files on their computer, there is a lot of FUD around the Windows spying on people but there's also enough evidence to believe it's more than possible they're at the very least doing statistical reporting on piracy. The only software they effectively prevent you from running are pirated copies of their own software like Office if they're detected on the system.
 
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News Comments > SafeDisc Broken Under Windows 10
3. Re: SafeDisc Broken Under Windows 10 Aug 17, 2015, 17:58 DangerDog
 
Meanwhile, Microsoft scans your Windows 10 system for pirated games so you can't use a cracked version of the .exe to make it work.

 
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
5. Re: Saturday Metaverse Aug 15, 2015, 17:11 DangerDog
 
jdreyer wrote on Aug 15, 2015, 15:29:
8ch can have some pretty disgusting users, but I didn't see anything illegal. Not sure why they're being banned.

I clicked on a few of the text links and got an eye full of cartoon kiddie porn and pictures of naked underage boys.

Funny how by trying to not bring attention to this "forum" they made even more people aware of its existence.

Removing sites like this just makes it go further underground, at least maybe with these pedos thinking their safe out in the open someone might be investigating them. They need to do more dragnet "to catch a predator" type sting operations, they were catching all sorts of interesting people with that show. One guy was a cancer research specialist, couldn't believe that actually happened but there he was with his mike's hard lemonade.
 
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News Comments > Evening Interviews
1. Re: Evening Interviews Aug 13, 2015, 18:40 DangerDog
 
Hardline doesn't have a future, focusing on 5v5 modes because nobody is playing isn't going to fix anything.  
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News Comments > Star Wars Battlefront Supremacy Mode Details
9. Re: Star Wars Battlefront Supremacy Mode Details Aug 13, 2015, 16:25 DangerDog
 
Hopefully they have an open "beta" test of this game to try before release, I'm sure if they do it'll be two weeks before release or something.

It looks and sounds amazing but it seems to be aimed at fourteen year old kids with ADD, everything is 10 minute round based. They haven't announced how dedicated servers work for this but I'm still guessing it'll be instanced servers thus no way to tweak anything gameplay wise with one click play to find games through matchmaking.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Dogfighting Module Access
19. Re: Star Citizen Dogfighting Module Access Aug 13, 2015, 03:42 DangerDog
 
Hmm that explains why all the youtube videos of dog fighting looks more like a turret spinning in place.  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
7. Re: Morning Tech Bits Aug 10, 2015, 14:42 DangerDog
 
I would like to know what that xbox app is doing to degrade the performance in a game that doesn't use it, another chunk of microsoft spyware?

The bit about Firefox being slower in Windows 10 sounds suspicious to me as well, are they intentionally gimping performance to get people to use their "fast" edge browser?
 
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News Comments > Sunday Safety Dance
8. Re: Sunday Safety Dance Aug 9, 2015, 19:09 DangerDog
 
LittleMe wrote on Aug 9, 2015, 16:48:
There's a real place for a strong privacy lockdown app market for Widnows 10! Lots of money to be made selling it.

There's a free open source program that does this already.

https://github.com/10se1ucgo/DisableWinTracking/releases

As long as you can continue to do a manual override then it's not going to stop me from using the core OS features. I'm sure the overwhelming number of people that won't bother to do so will mean that this won't be stopped in the near future.

 
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News Comments > Saturday Previews
5. Re: Saturday Previews Aug 8, 2015, 17:27 DangerDog
 
Star Wars Battlefront looks and sounds amazing, plays like a casual arcade/console game.

The lack of any single player campaign pushes this multiplayer only title into the overpriced category. It's Star Wars so they can overcharge and under-deliver and still make a ton of money.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown
34. Re: Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown Aug 8, 2015, 00:50 DangerDog
 
Wallshadows wrote on Aug 7, 2015, 23:15:
So at what point do you think they're going to sell it off to Activision or Electronic Arts to wash their hands of this mess?

I'm sure they've looked at it and had plenty of meetings about making a space game to tap into the revenue stream. EA has Star Wars, Activision has Call of Duty (and Destiny?). I don't think they would touch this game with a twelve parsec pole.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown
25. Re: Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown Aug 7, 2015, 21:53 DangerDog
 
Except with those prices you'll be grinding forever to be able to afford just one upgrade.

It's all irrelevant, there's absolutely no way for this game to live up to the hype around it.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown
6. Re: Star Citizen Multi-Crew Shown Aug 7, 2015, 18:59 DangerDog
 
This is a prefect example of why games are designed the way they are and remove the tedious actions of forcing you to actually manipulate your game character into vehicles like this. It's cool maybe once or twice but given the realistic designs of the ships you can't even pass another player in a hallway.

They're wasting so much development energy on animating all that realistically as possible when they should just have you walk up to the ship and press a key to get in, select an open position from a menu and take you there, maybe transition to a quick animation of you sitting in your seat and the console activating.

The desync issues over crappy internet connections is going to make this fall flat on its face, you're going to have people warping through the deck of the ship - unless they put a hard cap on multi-crew zones to 16 players.

 
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News Comments > Unreal Engine Games Trailers
6. Re: Unreal Engine Games Trailers Aug 6, 2015, 20:34 DangerDog
 
Hellblade looks like a dead end game, coming up with ideas for games is hard but doing a generic sword slasher and pinning everything on how "realistic" it looks seems to be the wrong way to go about it.  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
2. Re: Morning Metaverse Aug 6, 2015, 17:21 DangerDog
 
reddit experiment is over, everyone move over to voat.co  
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News Comments > Quote of the Day
10. Re: Quote of the Day Aug 6, 2015, 17:05 DangerDog
 
Can you uninstall that xbox live crap from Windows 10?  
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