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Signed On Jul 12, 2000, 17:57
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News Comments > PC Grand Theft Auto V Evidence?
24. Re: PC Grand Theft Auto V Evidence? Sep 15, 2013, 15:52 DangerDog
 
Probably just refereed to the xbox one as a "PC"  
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Open Beta October 1st (or 4th)
1. Re: Battlefield 4 Open Beta October 1st (or 4th) Sep 14, 2013, 03:12 DangerDog
 
They changed the lens flare from blue to orange, so many assets remain untouched from BF3 that many people are going to be calling foul on the #4 designation.

I wonder what the pre-order numbers look like, are they sweating any bullets yet?
 
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News Comments > On Sale
13. Re: On Sale Sep 13, 2013, 00:14 DangerDog
 
Kosh401 wrote on Sep 12, 2013, 22:20:
Battlefield 4 + Premium for 25% off aint too shabby..

Doesn't work, but I suspect they'll do a promo sales drive before the game is released there's too much at stake not to try to grab those call of duty dollars.
 
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News Comments > Steam Family Sharing Announced; Will Allow Game Lending
32. Re: Steam Family Sharing Announced; Will Allow Game Lending Sep 11, 2013, 15:34 DangerDog
 
Verno wrote on Sep 11, 2013, 15:11:
DangerDog wrote on Sep 11, 2013, 15:09:
Going to be creating new accounts for major game purchases, what do you think is a fair price to charge for renting a game for a few days?

Oh man, I didn't even think about that. All you need for Steam is an email these days, don't even need the CC anymore due to Wallet cards being sold at retail. I suspect they would get pissed at a bunch of account creations from a single IP though.

They probably put in place limits on the ability to "revoke" those friends you've shared with, still the multi account setup would get around the part about all your games being locked down to just one person. Most people put too much emphasis on their Steam achievements and friends lists etc to want to go through the hassle.

I have multiple accounts on Steam, I don't see why they would have any issue with that.
 
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News Comments > Steam Family Sharing Announced; Will Allow Game Lending
21. Re: Steam Family Sharing Announced; Will Allow Game Lending Sep 11, 2013, 15:09 DangerDog
 
Going to be creating new accounts for major game purchases, what do you think is a fair price to charge for renting a game for a few days?  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
30. Re: crashing problem Sep 10, 2013, 00:31 DangerDog
 
Creston wrote on Sep 9, 2013, 14:43:
DangerDog wrote on Sep 9, 2013, 12:40:
I assume you put the timing values for your ram manually into your bios,

Didn't DDR3 make timing values basically irrelevant?

No, some systems can auto detect the values with XMP turned on in bios but many still don't set the voltage high enough.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Beta Access and System Requirements
23. Re: Battlefield 4 Beta Access and System Requirements Sep 10, 2013, 00:03 DangerDog
 
Creston wrote on Sep 9, 2013, 22:39:
Recommended Windows 8? Rotfl


It doesn't take much to turn Windows 8 into Windows 7.1, install startisback for $3 you can boot to desktop, get your start menu back, and turn off all the metro access stuff that annoys everyone. No you shouldn't have to do any of these things but at least you can. There are some nice features that 8 brings for desktop users.

I think it's just to show that it's supported, I think they had a limit on only supporting Windows 7 for the closed beta which people mistakenly took as no support for Windows 8 for the game.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
16. Re: crashing problem Sep 9, 2013, 12:40 DangerDog
 
I assume you put the timing values for your ram manually into your bios, if not that's what I'd check first. Might also want to try bumping up the voltage a tad and see if that helps.

sometimes it's the simple stuff that causes the most grief.
 
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News Comments > HARDWARE: Shipbreakers was F2P; Homeworld: Shipbreakers Isn't
23. Re: HARDWARE: Shipbreakers was F2P; Homeworld: Shipbreakers Isn't Sep 9, 2013, 12:34 DangerDog
 
"From the makers of Aliens Colonial Marines..."

At least this way the game should be around for a long time, most of these free-2-play attempts shutdown after a year.
 
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News Comments > Next Car Game on Greenlight
7. Re: Next Car Game on Greenlight Sep 8, 2013, 16:44 DangerDog
 
I was looking for assurances that they're not going to turn it into a "social" multiplayer centric racing game, I hate that facebook like aspect to new racing games.  
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News Comments > Star Citizen Hits $18M - $20M Goal is Planetary FPS Combat
33. Re: Star Citizen Hits $18M - $20M Goal is Planetary FPS Combat Sep 7, 2013, 15:13 DangerDog
 
$100 million stretch goal, have your conscious uploaded to a server and get the true Star Citizen experience*






*player insurance not guaranteed, when you die you die for reals.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
25. Re: Morning Consolidation Sep 6, 2013, 18:09 DangerDog
 
They tried to sell the Surface at a profit too.

look at how well that worked out.
 
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News Comments > DCS WWII: Europe 1944 Kickstarter
1. Re: DCS WWII: Europe 1944 Kickstarter Sep 5, 2013, 22:22 DangerDog
 
100k doesn't sound like nearly enough, I think they're missing a few extra zeros.  
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
17. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 4, 2013, 19:47 DangerDog
 
Might just be another armchair general but I like this guys blog, breaks this mess down to understandable terms.

http://wartard.blogspot.com/

I would think McCain would be more into a nice game of "Global Thermonuclear War".
 
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
1. Re: Evening Consolidation Sep 3, 2013, 22:03 DangerDog
 
Just a couple more generations and the consoles will be in the big league running at 3ghz.  
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News Comments > HARDWARE: Shipbreakers Becomes Homeworld: Shipbreakers
22. Re: HARDWARE: Shipbreakers Becomes Homeworld: Shipbreakers Sep 2, 2013, 22:14 DangerDog
 
Millions more to make a console version most likely.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
4. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 2, 2013, 18:20 DangerDog
 
How is it that the radioactive plume moves slower than the debris that's already made it from Japan to the West Coast?  
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News Comments > On Sale
14. Re: On Sale Sep 1, 2013, 03:17 DangerDog
 
Just don't buy the season pass for A:CM or any of the multiplayer DLC.

 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Credit Sales
46. Re: Star Citizen Credit Sales Sep 1, 2013, 03:14 DangerDog
 
jdreyer wrote on Sep 1, 2013, 01:54:
DangerDog wrote on Aug 31, 2013, 22:03:
I'm still not sold on Cryengine being a good match for a space sim but we'll see I guess.

I'd be interested to hear your concerns. This looks pretty good to me. So does this. Both of these are game engine footage.

let's just hope the cut scene cinematics are equal to actual gameplay.

my main concern is that the engine feels more suitable for FPS type games, it doesn't exactly stream content on the fly like you would need for a game of this scale given the level of detail one expects from the game. I just hope it doesn't have that "shoehorned" feeling you get from some games that use engines that aren't designed from the ground up with the clear objectives they set out to achieve.
 
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News Comments > Star Citizen Credit Sales
28. Re: Star Citizen Credit Sales Aug 31, 2013, 22:03 DangerDog
 
I'm still not sold on Cryengine being a good match for a space sim but we'll see I guess.  
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