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Signed On Jul 12, 2000, 17:57
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
1. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Feb 20, 2014, 20:40 DangerDog
 
Oh, how could you resist trolling that design contest.

A big ol "Battlefield 4 has stopped working" dialog box aught to do it.
 
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Ghosts Free Weekend
5. Re: Call of Duty: Ghosts Free Weekend Feb 20, 2014, 19:18 DangerDog
 
I think I saw they added FOV adjustment all the way up to 80 in this game.

lol
 
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News Comments > Morning Screenshots
3. Re: Morning Screenshots Feb 20, 2014, 15:30 DangerDog
 
There's an "insane" texture setting for the game that wasn't enabled in the beta.  
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News Comments > Respawn Attacks Titanfall Bribery Claims
60. Re: Respawn Attacks Titanfall Bribery Claims Feb 20, 2014, 15:10 DangerDog
 
Tumbler wrote on Feb 20, 2014, 14:55:
The response by the game journo's since E3 2013 is more confusing than ever considering what I saw in the Beta. It's a fun game but the level of enthusiasm from Game journo's prior to this set my expectations higher than the Demo delivered.


Isn't the majority of the press focusing on xbox one? I think some of the enthusiasm is simply down to a lack of games available for the new console.
 
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News Comments > Respawn Attacks Titanfall Bribery Claims
42. Re: Respawn Attacks Titanfall Bribery Claims Feb 20, 2014, 14:03 DangerDog
 
First of all, it's a casual shooter. Perhaps that's off putting to many people but I feel like it's intended audience is people wanting to have fun for a few hours at the end of the day. From the unlock progression being fast to the "stupid ai" minions the whole thing is setup to be a game that you consume rather than something you need to turn into your second job or need to agonize over to master - except perhaps the parkour stuff.

The game definitely plays better than it looks in trailers or even watching other people play, especially people who try to play it like a normal flat-foot shooter. Anyways, it doesn't check off every box but I think it'll be successful enough for a Titanfall 2 where perhaps they'll be able to expand the potential of the game to the fullest. The beta/demo wasn't the latest version of the game, the release version will address things like the 60fps cap and some of the other bugs/issues.

For around $40 I think it's fun enough to take the plunge, who pays full retail for games anyway?

http://www.dealzon.com/deals/titanfall-cheap#titanfall-pc-download

Just wait for a 25% off deal on green man gaming or gamefly.
 
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News Comments > Wolfenstein in May; Preorders Get Future DOOM Beta Access
26. Re: Wolfenstein in May; Preorders Get Future DOOM Beta Access Feb 19, 2014, 17:49 DangerDog
 
siapnar wrote on Feb 19, 2014, 15:52:
theyarecomingforyou wrote on Feb 19, 2014, 15:38:
RAGE was a disaster in every respect
I really don't know how people rag on RAGE for having bad graphics. That game could look absolutely STUNNING at times.
It was a technical marvel in it's creative approach to texture painting.
And no, textures that take 1/100 of a second to load doesn't bother me.

Also, the gunplay was a lot of fun

It wasn't as bad as say Aliens Colonial Marines but it wasn't that good either, when you compare it to games like Borderlands 2 it really looked bad in terms of content and story. I still don't know why they even bothered with the combat racing stuff, should have scrapped that part completely.
 
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News Comments > Wolfenstein in May; Preorders Get Future DOOM Beta Access
20. Re: Wolfenstein in May; Preorders Get Future DOOM Beta Access Feb 19, 2014, 15:48 DangerDog
 
This doesn't instil any hope that Doom will be any good, and beta access for what? Are they bringing back multiplayer? I thought id software was making Doom and that they publicly stated no more interest in doing multiplayer games.  
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
21. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 19, 2014, 02:14 DangerDog
 
Fantaz wrote on Feb 19, 2014, 01:31:
supposedly there's no text chat either, only microphone allowed... and i agree, it's a huge ripoff at $60.

disabled for the beta, I wouldn't mind if it were something you could just turn off though.

 
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
14. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 21:56 DangerDog
 
Green Man Gaming offers up 20% off codes all the time, I suspect this will have a price fall-off curve that'll be rather steep.

There are other game modes besides the ones included in the demo as well as a bunch of extra weapons and other stuff.
 
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News Comments > Irrational Games Closing
17. Re: Irrational Games Closing Feb 18, 2014, 21:46 DangerDog
 
Bioshock was alright, I enjoyed the atmosphere and it played out pretty much how I expected it to. Ken is more a salesman than a developer, he can talk up more B.S. than randy pitchford and somehow get away with it.

 
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News Comments > Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit
9. Re: Free BF4 Handgun Shortcut Kit Feb 18, 2014, 21:35 DangerDog
 
Since we've hijacked this topic to discuss Titanfall, I'm actually liking it, I really appreciate the fact that the movement is fluid and doesn't have that source engine feel, and much better than a CoD game.

The destruction in Battlefield is a bit of a gimmick at times, I would like to see light poles snap off their bases but having windows to shoot out would hinder the pace of the game too much. It's a fast shooter like unreal tournament or quake.

It plays better than it looks, videos of gameplay are really easy to tear apart especially with the brain dead AI but it works in the context of the game. They're there to make you feel like a bad ass and to provide a little extra ambiance to the maps with the way they shout out random stuff, most of it funny to listen to.

 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
28. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 18, 2014, 21:24 DangerDog
 
Blue could probably charge just for making comments and be earning big bucks.  
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News Comments > PC Line of Defense Tactics Released
3. Re: PC Line of Defense Tactics Released Feb 11, 2014, 17:29 DangerDog
 
DEREK SMART

Looks like a game that's about four passes away from completion. The concept looks okay but the art assets show the mobile linage too much for a PC game.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
4. Re: Into the Black Feb 10, 2014, 20:08 DangerDog
 
PHJF wrote on Feb 10, 2014, 19:36:
I like my 80s movies to look like 80s movies.

Like in the case of Aliens where the "cleaner" version shows all the tricks, like the cables holding up the load lifter.
 
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News Comments > Titanfall Beta Closed
24. Re: Titanfall Beta Closed Feb 6, 2014, 14:59 DangerDog
 
jdreyer wrote on Feb 6, 2014, 13:58:
It sounds like they will be doing on open beta / stress test at some point.

I'll be surprised if everyone with an active Origin account and at least one or two FPS shooters doesn't get an invite.
 
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News Comments > New Elite: Dangerous Backer MP Alpha
6. Re: New Elite: Dangerous Backer MP Alpha Feb 5, 2014, 21:04 DangerDog
 
I can understand why they made it so high in price for the Alpha, hopefully they relax it a bit for the beta versions, I might do the step-up from just being a backer.  
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News Comments > Titanfall Beta Requires 64-Bit OS
20. Re: Titanfall Beta Requires 64-Bit OS Feb 5, 2014, 02:13 DangerDog
 
I'm waiting for the backpedaling excuses when they release it without FOV adjustment.  
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News Comments > Titanfall Beta Not Restricted to Preorders
13. Re: Titanfall Beta Not Restricted to Preorders Feb 3, 2014, 15:47 DangerDog
 
jdreyer wrote on Feb 3, 2014, 15:04:
InBlack wrote on Feb 3, 2014, 09:35:
What? So its a try before you buy beta? They must be very confident of their game.

They didn't say it would be an open beta, just that it wouldn't be limited only to preorders. I took that to mean that they'd send out select invitations.

true, if that's the case then I'll just wait for some sort of free weekend.
 
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News Comments > Titanfall Beta Not Restricted to Preorders
10. Re: Titanfall Beta Not Restricted to Preorders Feb 3, 2014, 14:34 DangerDog
 
It'll be interesting to try it out but I'm siding with it being nothing more than Call of Duty with stompy robots.  
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
2. Re: Sunday Tech Bits Feb 2, 2014, 14:49 DangerDog
 
On one hand I'm glad that people aren't falling all over themselves to adopt Microsoft's so called "modern UI" applications and the walled garden created to distribute them, but on the other hand It's all rather silly because you can tweak Windows 8.1 to completely ignore that side of the OS and use it just like you do Windows 7, start menu and all.  
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