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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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News Comments > More Deus Ex: Human Revolution Code Clues
7. Re: More Deus Ex: Human Revolution Code Clues Aug 30, 2011, 12:41 Frijoles
 
It sounds like they've made it too difficult if they're having to drop so many hints.  
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News Comments > Portal 2 PC Outsells Consoles
2. Re: Portal 2 PC Outsells Consoles Aug 30, 2011, 10:32 Frijoles
 
How's the player-made maps for Portal 2? I haven't played any of them, and quit the game after finishing single player and co-op. Figure I'll return for the DLC and then check out any player-made maps at that time.  
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News Comments > Firefall Beta Begins
1. Re: Firefall Beta Begins Aug 29, 2011, 17:24 Frijoles
 
I appear to have not gotten in to this round of beta. Looks like a fun game.  
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution "Special Message" Tomorrow
18. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Aug 28, 2011, 15:35 Frijoles
 
Maybe they're going to release the Tong side-mission to everyone. That'd be nice.  
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News Comments > The Secret World Beta Signup and Business Model Details
3. Re: removed Aug 26, 2011, 23:58 Frijoles
 
After Conan, I wonder if they built some item shop stuff in to the code so on Day X, they can just flip a switch.  
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News Comments > Star Wars: The Old Republic "The Eternity Vault" Trailer
5. Re: Star Wars: The Old Republic Aug 26, 2011, 18:31 Frijoles
 
They really need to lift the NDA. I'm not going to preorder until that happens so I can read some honest reviews.  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
5. Re: Morning Tech Bits Aug 26, 2011, 13:17 Frijoles
 
I didn't think the PC had ever lost it's rightful place.  
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News Comments > Ships Ahoy - Deus Ex: Human Revolution - Retail Includes OnLive
40. Re: Ships Ahoy - Deus Ex: Human Revolution Aug 23, 2011, 16:40 Frijoles
 
The faces in the press leak looked like they had been snorting some sort of black cocaine. Did they fix that? I started to get distracted by it. 2 more hours until I'm off work to play.  
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News Comments > From Dust DRM Dust Up - Refunds Offered? [Updated]
14. Re: From Dust DRM Dust Up - Refunds Offered? Aug 18, 2011, 23:10 Frijoles
 
It is a poor port, but I'm enjoying it at least. I only paid $11 and figure I'll get about 4 hours out of it. Just make sure to turn off the mouse scroll thing. That's apparently fucking things up pretty bad (I turned mine off before even trying the game).

It's basically a tech demo.
 
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News Comments > Driver: San Francisco DRM Relaxed
34. Re: Driver: San Francisco DRM Relaxed Aug 18, 2011, 15:51 Frijoles
 
wtf_man wrote on Aug 18, 2011, 15:31:
Not quite.

Both From Dust and Driver: San Francisco require a internet connection EVERY time you launch the game. (So the DRM still sucks)... but if you lose your internet connection after you launched... you can still play (until you exit... then you need an internet connection again to launch again).

As posted up a few comments, this was changed in From Dust. It now requires an always-on connection. In fact, they're giving refunds last I saw.

Edit: I was corrected below. Not always-on, just on launch. And after the game, apparently, to sync the save file.

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News Comments > Game Reviews
1. Bastion Aug 18, 2011, 13:40 Frijoles
 
Bastion is fucking awesome. It made me a man. I wish I could pay the narrator to follow me around in real life and comment on everything I'm doing.

"He went to build a webpage, but used notepad like the programmers of old."
"His lunch went down smooth, like varnish on a new floor."

God that'd be awesome. Anyway, very fun game.
 
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News Comments > Morning Previews
2. Re: Morning Previews--Deus Ex Aug 18, 2011, 13:37 Frijoles
 
You'll also want to clear your calendar and send your family away for the weekend. Stock up on food and diapers, too.  
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News Comments > Driver: San Francisco DRM Relaxed
20. Re: Driver: San Francisco DRM Relaxed Aug 18, 2011, 13:35 Frijoles
 
Not only is From Dust always-on DRM, but it's glitchy (as expected). Took me about 15 minutes over multiple attempts to sync my savegames after playing the game. Settlers had the same issue. If it fails to sync, the next time you play, it just sits there until it's successful. So yeah, fuck you again Ubi. At least it was only $11.

As for the game, turn off the mouse scroll thing. Helps a whole hell of a lot. Or just buy Bastion instead.
 
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News Comments > Carbine's Sci-Fi MMOG WildStar Announced
17. Re: Carbine's Sci-Fi MMOG WildStar Announced Aug 17, 2011, 18:31 Frijoles
 
It's about time we had a fury MMO. erm, I mean. Yeah.  
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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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