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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 > 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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News Comments > Heroes of Newerth F2P, Some Players Protest
8. Re: Heroes of Newerth F2P, Some Players Protest Jul 30, 2011, 23:51 Frijoles
 
I have a legacy account, bought it before the game released. Think I played for like a day or two and never returned. I should sell it.  
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News Comments > On Sale
10. Re: On Sale Jul 29, 2011, 10:10 Frijoles
 
Cutter wrote on Jul 28, 2011, 22:28:
I'm hoping Settlers 7 Gold Edition goes on sale big soon. I've been itching to play some Settlers, but not at $40 itchin.

Keep in mind, it still has UbiShit always-on DRM. I've been burned by not having save games load. The game itself is meh. Loved the music though.
 
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News Comments > From Dust DRM Also Always On?
11. Re: From Dust DRM Also Always On? Jul 27, 2011, 23:47 Frijoles
 
Dev wrote on Jul 27, 2011, 22:58:
Have you purchased products with the ubi crazy DRM? I've purchased settlers 7 and I've lost internet connection for a few seconds, and the game complains and won't let me keep playing.

Same here, with Settlers 7. Had issues trying to load save games despite internet working fine. Fuck Ubisoft in all their holes. And yeah, I was very much looking forward to playing this game. No interest now.

Also, any new devs that are going with Ubi, fuck them too. It's not like it's going to be a surprise anymore when Ubisoft orders them to rape their game with DRM. I felt bad for the devs when this shit started happening, but not anymore.
 
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News Comments > 15 Million League of Legends Registrations
11. Re: 15 Million League of Legends Registrations Jul 26, 2011, 15:16 Frijoles
 
I bought HoN when it came out, but quit due to the assholes. Is LoL any better? Are there co-op vs. AI? Seems like people doing that wouldn't be pricks quite as often.  
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News Comments > Disciples III: Resurrection Announced
4. Re: Disciples III: Resurrection Announced Jul 26, 2011, 09:48 Frijoles
 
Prez wrote on Jul 26, 2011, 09:02:
I've often wondered if this game was as bad as reviews suggested. It looked like just another Disciples game, which I loved.

It was both fun and annoying at the same time. The NPC was somewhat random, and I found that if I didn't kill it fast, it leveled up much faster and then wiped me out with little effort. I also tended to do the same build order of units on every map since the units that carried trees were so powerful. It was just a pain to get to them.

I dunno, it was fun enough for 8 hours. I doubt I'll ever return to it though.
 
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News Comments > Disciples III: Resurrection Announced
2. Re: Disciples III: Resurrection Announced Jul 26, 2011, 01:15 Frijoles
 
I enjoyed Renaissance for 8 hours, according to Steam. I don't know if enjoyed is the right word though. I remember getting very frustrated with it. Yeah, I think I'll wait for a sale. I can't imagine putting 70 hours in to this type of game.  
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News Comments > PC From Dust Delayed
10. Re: PC From Dust Delayed Jul 25, 2011, 21:08 Frijoles
 
I'm still looking forward to it. As long as Ubisoft doesn't fuck it up (DRM), I plan on buying it whenever it comes out.  
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News Comments > Vote on Female Shepard
11. Re: Vote on Female Shepard Jul 25, 2011, 13:19 Frijoles
 
Didn't they let us customize her in ME2? Are they not doing that anymore?  
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News Comments > RAGE Wasteland Trailer
23. Re: RAGE Wasteland Trailer Jul 22, 2011, 09:51 Frijoles
 
KAG wrote on Jul 22, 2011, 07:49:
I can't believe no one at ID asked, "Why are we remaking Borderlands with slightly better graphics ?"

It was probably closer to, "Why is Borderlands copying our style?" Since, from what I've heard, Rage was being developed first.
 
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News Comments > Quoteworthy - Team Meat on Piracy
4. Re: Quoteworthy - Team Meat on Piracy Jul 20, 2011, 10:47 Frijoles
 
They made Super Meat Boy, which is a platform game. You're a piece of meat. It's a very interesting game, and a good challenge.

Sadly, I think the devs are assholes so I regret giving them my money. On the plus side, it was only $5 or so.
 
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Fallout New Vegas: Old World Blues
5. Re: Ships Ahoy - Fallout New Vegas: Fallout New Vegas Jul 19, 2011, 23:27 Frijoles
 
What'd the last patch do to make it so much better?  
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News Comments > Quoteworthy - Ubisoft on PC Ghost Recon
5. Re: Quoteworthy - Ubisoft on PC Ghost Recon Jul 18, 2011, 10:35 Frijoles
 
That difficult retail market is called your shitty DRM, Ubi.  
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News Comments > Blizzard's Real ID Testing Live
10. Re: Blizzard's Real ID Testing Live Jul 15, 2011, 12:41 Frijoles
 
Real ID isn't as bad now that they made it so you can't see friends of friends. I don't care if my Real ID friends see my personal information (like my real name), but I don't want their friends to see that. And that's what they've done.

I still don't use it much, though. Only have the wife and a couple other close friends on it. They, on the other hand, have the Real ID of everyone in our guild.
 
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