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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
Total Comments 1989 (Pro)
User ID 6700
 
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Q&A
3. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Q&A Aug 15, 2011, 23:57 Frijoles
 
I brought the sniper rifle up (yeah yeah, I got the press release) and it started swaying a bit.. and I bunched up and squealed, "It's Deus Ex!"

Game is awesome. I'm now trying not to touch the leaked version any further so I don't spoil it. But it sits there, beckoning me with its goodness.
 
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News Comments > Space Pirates and Zombies and Demo Released
6. Re: Space Pirates and Zombies and Demo Released Aug 15, 2011, 23:54 Frijoles
 
Agree, it's fun. Now that's it's at 1.0, I'll put more time in to it. I didn't want to risk having my save game get wiped when it moved from beta to release.  
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
1. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Aug 15, 2011, 12:54 Frijoles
 
Apparently I should be playing DOTA games and perfecting my douche skills.  
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News Comments > EA: PC "Extremely Healthy" and Could Become "Our Biggest Platform"
1. Re: EA: PC "Extremely Healthy" and Could Become "Our Biggest Platform" Aug 13, 2011, 15:12 Frijoles
 
Look at all these young, sweet PCs.. so ready for us to rape them.  
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News Comments > Eidos Montreal: Deus Ex: Invisible War a "Cautionary Tale"
35. Re: Eidos Montreal: Deus Ex: Invisible War a Aug 12, 2011, 16:35 Frijoles
 
kanniballl wrote on Aug 12, 2011, 14:43:
- Passwords - people hated having to write down passwords for the terminals. Make it an auto-enter

I found a notepad of mine a few years ago that I kept near the computer for writing down Deus Ex passwords. Brought back a lot of good memories. I'm torn between having it automatically show it off to the side or something after finding it, vs. trying to remember or writing it down.

Does DE:HR use passwords and how do they handle it?
 
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News Comments > RAGE Trailer
3. Re: RAGE Trailer Aug 12, 2011, 09:54 Frijoles
 
I don't ever sell my games (too lazy), so I'm still on board to purchase. The DRM comment has me nervous though. If they decided to add that shit, it'll drop to a bargain bin game. Maybe companies should get to that "This is a good amount of hype" phase and then stfu until release date.  
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News Comments > Evening Previews
6. Re: Evening Previews Aug 11, 2011, 23:53 Frijoles
 
xXBatmanXx wrote on Aug 11, 2011, 23:17:
Looking forward to that Hard Reset game.....waiting for more reviews and really hoping for a demo.

They said they would have a demo. Something along the lines of (off-hand quote): It's an old-school PC game, and old-school PC games had demos.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 3 Will Require Origin
48. Re: Battlefield 3 Will Require Origin Aug 11, 2011, 18:11 Frijoles
 
JaguarUSF wrote on Aug 11, 2011, 18:06:
Half-Life 2 requires Steam.
Battlefield 3 requires Origin.
Am I the only one who really doesn't care about this?

Half-Life 2 doesn't require me to open a fucking web page to play it.
 
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News Comments > World of Warcraft Hotfixes
3. Re: World of Warcraft Hotfixes Aug 11, 2011, 17:21 Frijoles
 
Also, some of these hotfixes are for what they consider exploits. They made firelands mobs so they can't be immobilized because they were "easy" to farm solo. This hotfix messes that up. The Death from Above achievement was a pain in the ass, so I guess this makes it easier (I've not been working on it).

So yeah, they do a lot of hotfixes. But they're painless for the most part and tend to fix small things, like heirlooms not being linked in chat (onoes!).
 
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News Comments > Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer
15. Re: Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer Aug 11, 2011, 00:20 Frijoles
 
Keilun wrote on Aug 10, 2011, 19:09:
The town screen was replaced with a town window which has a 2D animated view of your town that will update as buildings are added, although not all buildings will have an impact on the town window. Also you won't be able to interact with the town window.

Now that does suck. I think town building was my favorite part.
 
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News Comments > Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer
10. Re: Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer Aug 10, 2011, 18:02 Frijoles
 
Drezden wrote on Aug 10, 2011, 16:25:
Is that a serious question? 6 Games and loads of expansions later and the gameplay has barely changed much. Chances are if you like the HOMM series, it's because of the gameplay.

I worry about them pulling a DoW2 or C&C and changing a bunch of shit to make the game "more accessible". We'd probably have heard about it by now though if that had happened.
 
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News Comments > Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer
4. Re: Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer Aug 10, 2011, 16:00 Frijoles
 
Anyone in the beta care to comment on the gameplay? Is it worth $60?  
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News Comments > Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer
2. Re: Might & Magic Heroes VI Gamescom Teaser Trailer Aug 10, 2011, 15:00 Frijoles
 
PLEASE don't have shit DRM!  
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News Comments > Sunday Safety Dance
7. Re: Sunday Safety Dance Aug 8, 2011, 10:18 Frijoles
 
MattyC wrote on Aug 8, 2011, 09:24:
Maybe I am different because I 1) use Linux and OS X and 2) don't install into Program Files (games go in D:\Games and apps go in C:\Apps) but I just don't get how UAC is 'annoying'. It rarely pops up and it is a basic security feature present in pretty much every other operating system. It just took Windows forever to catch up.

It's annoying when you're first setting up a computer. Every thing you do requires multiple confirmations. Want to move a link? Better ask 3 times just to make sure. Want to update an ini file? FUCK YOU for thinking you could edit your own custom folder/file from the command prompt without admin rights.

I turn it off because I use the command prompt for most things and UAC hates that. I tell everyone else to leave it on, though. Or turn it back on after everything is configured following a new install.
 
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News Comments > PC Bastion This Month
1. Re: PC Bastion This Month Aug 5, 2011, 23:57 Frijoles
 
Interesting looking game. Someone posted the link to the soundtrack earlier and I found myself listening to it all afternoon:

http://supergiantgames.bandcamp.com/

 
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News Comments > WoW Drops More Subs
42. Re: WoW Drops More Subs Aug 4, 2011, 17:02 Frijoles
 
The casual players are coming out of the woodworks to explain why they left, here and on other forums. I hope the hardcore raiders are shitting themselves seeing that WoW may swing back the other way. If it does.

I quit for the same reasons. Content was too difficult to bother doing. And the Firelands started out cool, but it soon became apparently just how bad of a grind it was.

 
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News Comments > Blizzard TMs Mists of Pandaria
24. Re: Blizzard TMs Mists of Pandaria Aug 3, 2011, 11:16 Frijoles
 
Jonny wrote on Aug 3, 2011, 05:50:
They've gone race>class>race with expansions so far. If this is the name of the next expansion then there's a good chance that Pandaren won't be a playable race, and that it will introduce a new class instead.

I'm thinking this as well. In fact, I think the reason they patched the login page to let us shuffle things around is because they wanted to make more room for more characters, something I'd expect if they give us another class so we can have one of each.
 
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News Comments > Blizzard TMs Mists of Pandaria
12. Re: Blizzard TMs Mists of Pandaria Aug 3, 2011, 00:17 Frijoles
 
Sempai wrote on Aug 2, 2011, 21:20:
They're actually nervous at this point because they're losing subs in the droves and as soon as swtor and gw2 release it's gonna get ugly for blizzards darling.

Are these the games that are finally going to kill WoW? I've lost count over how many times WoW has fallen to other games.

Also, I hate Cata. But I don't think they're teetering on the brink just yet.
 
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News Comments > Million Dollar Dota 2 Tournament
13. Re: Million Dollar Dota 2 Tournament Aug 2, 2011, 10:12 Frijoles
 
For a million bucks, I'm sure Valve is going to be scrutinizing the matches. Plus they're going to be viewed by thousands of people. And I'm sure there's a clause that says if they exploit they get nothing.  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
11. Re: Bloodlines... Jul 31, 2011, 16:19 Frijoles
 
EYE was confusing as hell to me. Why are there two solo areas in the menu? I only spent about 30 minutes in it while I waited for Vampire to finish downloading. In that 30 minutes, I died many times. It seems like the NPCs keep spawning on whatever map I was on no matter how many I kill. And there didn't appear to be any hiding code since as soon as I stuck my head out from around the corner, they all came running.

I plan on going back to it after I've had enough of my crazy as shit vampire.
 
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