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Nickname Frijoles
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Description Lord of the Beans
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Signed On Aug 15, 2000, 18:23
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User ID 6700
 
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News Comments > XCOM: Enemy Unknown Preorders; System Specs
1. Re: XCOM: Enemy Unknown Preorders; System Specs Sep 7, 2012, 09:42 Frijoles
 
I _really_ don't want to see these fucking "unlocks" in pre-purchases depending on how many people preorder it. It makes sense with Kickstarter... they have more money to add more to the game. But on a pre-purchase? Fuck right off and die.  
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News Comments > Steam Greenlight Adding Listing Fee
7. Re: Steam Greenlight Adding Listing Fee Sep 5, 2012, 12:17 Frijoles
 
I tried out the new listing features this morning. I like it a lot more. It doesn't tell me there are 700+ to review, it just gives me a small list of 10. And you can set which type of games you'd like to review. After you do 10, you can queue up more if you like. They've also added some text to the thumbs-down to indicate "would you buy this on steam". Makes it easier for me to say no.

And very happy with the fee. There was so much crap it wasn't worth looking at. Now we can hopefully stick to real games.
 
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News Comments > Steam Greenlight Launches
27. Re: Steam Greenlight Launches Aug 31, 2012, 10:30 Frijoles
 
I figure it'll straighten itself up after a week or two when the trolls get bored and move on.  
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News Comments > Guild Wars 2 Bans; Sales Success
3. Re: Guild Wars 2 Bans; Sales Success Aug 31, 2012, 10:28 Frijoles
 
NKD wrote on Aug 31, 2012, 10:24:
Gotta sell more aviator sunglasses and boxing gloves.

And silly hats!
 
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News Comments > Steam Greenlight Launches
15. Re: Steam Greenlight Launches Aug 30, 2012, 16:33 Frijoles
 
'cause I wasn't wasting enough time on Reddit. Now I can browse games I can't play yet.

I've down-voted a bunch already. Some are very much ripoffs. One looked like a joke (Spiny Lady?). I'm taking it serious though. Checking out videos and such. I love the idea.
 
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News Comments > Fallen Enchantress Preorders Get Beta Access
12. Re: Fallen Enchantress Preorders Get Beta Access Aug 30, 2012, 10:06 Frijoles
 
It's been a while since I tried it, but when I did play it a few months ago it was pretty fun. It is very much like Elemental, but a lot of bugs were fixed. It didn't crash every 5 minutes. I will eventually buy it during a Steam sale. Too many games right now though.  
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News Comments > Guild Wars 2 Launches
71. Re: Guild Wars 2 Launches Aug 28, 2012, 17:40 Frijoles
 
Darks wrote on Aug 28, 2012, 13:14:
Their system is requiring a lot more materials to make items. And some of the materials required are a bit hard to find. Vilas of Blood being one of them.

There's a Charr starting dynamic event that has you guarding some junk metal from an attack. You get wave after wave of attacking bad guys. After the event (about 3 or 4 minutes), I had 5 or 6 Bloods and an almost full inventory of shit to salvage/sell. I highly suggest heading over there and seeing if the event starts.
 
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News Comments > Guild Wars 2 Launches
11. Re: Guild Wars 2 Launches Aug 28, 2012, 10:35 Frijoles
 
I'm loving it. I found a "secret" hidden area in Lion's Gate last night that was just awesome (and had pirate booty in it). I hope there's more stuff like that because I totally wasn't expecting it. The world vs. world stuff also reminds me a lot of DAoC, which I miss.

Don't let some of the reviews fool you though. There's still quests. They just moved them to hearts instead. The dynamic stuff is interesting, but still just quests. If you hate MMOs then I doubt GW2 will change your mind. If you enjoy MMOs, though, then GW2 does a lot of stuff right.

And don't let GW1 put you off. GW2 is nothing like GW1.
 
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News Comments > Steamships Ahoy - Dark Souls: Prepare To Die Edition
10. Re: Steamships Ahoy - Dark Souls: Prepare To Die Edition Aug 24, 2012, 00:36 Frijoles
 
Well, I knew going in to this that it was going to be horrible port. And they certainly delivered on that front. I haven't tried the HD fix yet. I have a controller, so I may use that. I wish I could use a keyboard, but since the mouse isn't locked to the game, I end up clicking off screen and the game minimizes.

I think I'll let it sit in the oven a bit longer while I play GW2 and hope more mods come out.
 
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News Comments > Plants vs. Zombies Sequel Next Year
6. Re: Plants vs. Zombies Sequel Next Year Aug 20, 2012, 11:45 Frijoles
 
nin wrote on Aug 20, 2012, 10:19:
I could never get past the last set of levels, when you're on the roof...

Whenever I got stuck, I'd give it to my 5 year old. I don't know how, but he managed to finish the game. Trial and error (dozens of times) appears to be the solution.
 
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News Comments > Heroes of Newerth Core Pool Launches Today
2. Re: Heroes of Newerth Core Pool Launches Today Aug 17, 2012, 13:12 Frijoles
 
Dota2 didn't seem as bad as HoN (community wise), but I've only played that one a few times.  
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News Comments > A Valley Without Wind Art Upgrade Coming
4. Re: A Valley Without Wind Art Upgrade Coming Aug 17, 2012, 09:38 Frijoles
 
After 6 hours of playing, I still have no idea what I'm doing in this game.  
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News Comments > Steam Community Beta
11. Re: Steam Community Beta Aug 16, 2012, 15:54 Frijoles
 
loomy wrote on Aug 16, 2012, 15:07:
I have a steam id so low people accuse me of buying it on ebay. I am the real pillar of this community mother fuckers

I've seen mine before, but can't find it now. Any idea where it is?

Edit: nevermind, I found it using a tool to search for it.

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News Comments > Planetary Annihilation Kickstart
4. Re: Planetary Annihilation Kickstart Aug 15, 2012, 23:23 Frijoles
 
Consider my interest piqued.  
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News Comments > Divinity Prototypes Missing; Reward Offered
5. Re: Divinity Prototypes Missing; Reward Offered Aug 15, 2012, 23:20 Frijoles
 
They say they have other copies of the source code,

Good lord, I should hope so. Can you imagine bringing your one and only copy of the source code to your game to a convention?
 
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News Comments > Dead Space 3 February Dates Narrowed
6. Re: Dead Space 3 February Dates Narrowed Aug 14, 2012, 16:14 Frijoles
 
necrosis wrote on Aug 14, 2012, 15:11:
People would dare to day 1 this after their pathetic release of the first game on PC?

It was fun?
 
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News Comments > Dead Space 3 February Dates Narrowed
1. Re: Dead Space 3 February Dates Narrowed Aug 14, 2012, 11:59 Frijoles
 
Day 1 purchase if they don't include Origin. I know, wishful thinking.  
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
6. Re: Sunday Tech Bits Aug 12, 2012, 19:02 Frijoles
 
Cutter wrote on Aug 12, 2012, 18:50:
You can be smart, confident, and successful without being a dick. Being rich and famous is no excuse to be that sort of asshole.

It's made easier when other wanna-be rich and famous dicks worship him.
 
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News Comments > Source 2 Engine Hint
11. Re: Source 2 Engine Hint Aug 6, 2012, 11:55 Frijoles
 
RollinThundr wrote on Aug 6, 2012, 11:41:
Never could understand why anyone gave a shit about that engine.

Facial animations. Still spectacular after so many years.
 
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News Comments > Source 2 Engine Hint
7. Re: Source 2 Engine Hint Aug 6, 2012, 11:12 Frijoles
 
Reddit keeps saying that Valve call any game post-L4D Source 2 and that this could be nothing.  
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