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Description God of death, destruction and decay. Likes fluffy kittens.
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Signed On Jan 15, 2001, 03:31
Total Comments 1407 (Pro)
User ID 8692
 
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News Comments > LucasArts FPS Plans?
31. Re: LucasArts FPS Plans? Jul 10, 2012, 17:27 sauron
 
nin wrote on Jul 10, 2012, 14:08:
deqer wrote on Jul 10, 2012, 14:03:
nin wrote on Jul 10, 2012, 14:02:
I've actually enjoyed the hell out of the clone wars cartoons. It's amazing how enjoyable SW is with minimal Lucas involvement...

You like stuff with childish stuff in it? okay.


I tolerate your posts, don't I?



This comeback deserves a drumroll and cymbal. Stylish.
 
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Film Plans
19. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Film Plans Jul 10, 2012, 13:53 sauron
 
I have a horrible feeling they'll cast Tom Cruise in the lead role. And use the story from DX2, lol.  
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News Comments > LucasArts FPS Plans?
11. Re: LucasArts FPS Plans? Jul 10, 2012, 12:14 sauron
 
bhcompy wrote on Jul 10, 2012, 12:11:
Unreal Engine.. so another console shooter

Jar-Jar Binks 2D platform side-scroller for the new Wii?
 
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News Comments > Deus Ex: Human Revolution Film Plans
13. Re: Deus Ex: Human Revolution Film Plans Jul 10, 2012, 12:12 sauron
 
Hopefully it'll have a scene set in a seedy bar, where someone with a heavy german accent says 'I speeled my dreenk..' over and over again.  
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News Comments > LucasArts FPS Plans?
6. Re: LucasArts FPS Plans? Jul 10, 2012, 12:07 sauron
 
nin wrote on Jul 10, 2012, 11:19:
Is they kickstart this, I'll throw in $50 towards "Gungan Massacre"!

"Yousa hurting me! Yow-sa!" <BLAM>


Jar-Jar Binks, one of those big catapults, and ragdoll physics. You know it makes sense.
 
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News Comments > The Secret World Launches
3. Re: The Secret World Launches Jul 3, 2012, 12:07 sauron
 
A bunch of my buddies from LOTRO guild tried the beta for this and they all had a really good time. They had a lot of good things to say about it.

Buzz seems pretty positive, it's just a question of how many players they can pull away from other MMOs.
 
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News Comments > Dungeons & Dragons Online: Menace of the Underdark Launches
4. Re: Dungeons & Dragons Online: Menace of the Underdark Launches Jun 26, 2012, 00:08 sauron
 
LOTRO is by the same developer, has a very active update schedule (Isengard last year, Rohan this year), a really nice playerbase, and a new high-resolution client. And trying it is free - I went back to it a couple of months ago, and so far have not paid any monthly fees at all.

If the graphics of DDO are not up to par for you, LOTRO should pretty much set you up. Then again, note my forum name, and the army of orcs and goblins that bend to my every whim. Mwahaha.

Nah, I'm kidding, it's really that good.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
12. Re: Re: Boobsdontworkthatway.tumblr.com Jun 25, 2012, 13:52 sauron
 
J wrote on Jun 25, 2012, 11:00:
A whole site dedicated to telling me that fantasy boobs aren't realistic.

Do they get paid for that? I could do that

An excellent concept, and academically sound.

A PhD thesis on fake boobs needs to be written. And illustrated. IN HIGH DEFINITION!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 21, 2012, 11:35 sauron
 
We had our AC recharged last week and it's helped, and had the insulation done last Fall. However, we've also been really careful this year to install solid shades behind the regular ones in all south-facing windows. They are not expensive, and it has made a huge difference.

Keeping the sun out makes sure the house stays cool, reducing the load for the AC and the electric bill. Very recommended.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
17. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 20, 2012, 15:09 sauron
 
Orogogus wrote on Jun 20, 2012, 12:51:
sauron wrote on Jun 20, 2012, 12:25:
Blue wrote on Jun 20, 2012, 11:13:
10 Video Games That Should Have Sequels.

Man, a sequel to Grim Fandango would be awesome. Are you listening, Tim Schaefer?

Strangely, it was Grim Fandango and not Quake 2 that convinced me to go out and get a real video card (Voodoo Banshee with whopping 16MB RAM!).

People keep asking for it, and I keep thinking it would be such a bad idea. The story was tied up well, and everything in the universe was basically there for the sake of Manny's plot. It feels like asking for a sequel to Casablanca or Gone With the Wind. What can anyone possibly expect out of it other than the worst kind of cash-in?

Well, Grim Fandango is all about the transition from life to death, but in a lot of cultures it's not a journey, it's a cycle. A sequel could explore the route from death to life.

If you complete the story successfully, Manny ends up as a baby in Mexico.




And his big-dog undead buddy gets reborn as a chihuahua.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
10. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 20, 2012, 12:25 sauron
 
Blue wrote on Jun 20, 2012, 11:13:
10 Video Games That Should Have Sequels.

Man, a sequel to Grim Fandango would be awesome. Are you listening, Tim Schaefer?

Strangely, it was Grim Fandango and not Quake 2 that convinced me to go out and get a real video card (Voodoo Banshee with whopping 16MB RAM!).
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
32. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 11, 2012, 21:27 sauron
 
Cutter wrote on Jun 11, 2012, 20:11:
nin wrote on Jun 11, 2012, 19:58:

My sister's husband at all of 29 is in chemo today.


Damn. I'm very sorry to hear that, Cutter. I truly hope things get better.

Yeah, me too. He's a great guy but the cancer just doesn't want to seem to let him go Everytime we think we've got it licked something else crops up. It makes me angry more than anything else.

A friend of ours was diagnosed with cancer in her 30's and it turned out she has a genetic predisposition.

It helps her only a little since she is now already screened very regularly as a cancer survivor. However, they also checked for the mutation in her kids, which could end up saving their lives.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
13. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 7, 2012, 22:26 sauron
 
Quboid wrote on Jun 7, 2012, 12:33:
I mentioned on here before that I drive an ex-military Land Rover 'lightweight' Air Portable. I sent away for it's military history, which just arrived: she spent her 15 year service with the UK Royal Marines, 40 Commando. How's that for pedigree?!

Nice ride, and great history. Take good care of her and make sure to check the transmission in case of Leadfoot Limeys. :-)
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue Jun 7, 2012, 12:00 sauron
 
It was the rolled up newspaper. I told you it would work.

It's also super effective on my orcs and goblins, although Shelob needs the weekend edition.
 
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News Comments > CD Project RED's Cyberpunk RPG Announced
34. Re: CD Project RED's Cyberpunk RPG Announced May 31, 2012, 12:01 sauron
 
Orogogus wrote on May 30, 2012, 19:48:
Witcher 1 has pacing problems, in my opinion.

This is true but they make up for it with all the sex and violence. And the boobie cards. Especially those.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
39. Re: Out of the Blue May 30, 2012, 21:17 sauron
 
Oops, double post - apologies.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
38. Re: Out of the Blue May 30, 2012, 21:16 sauron
 
Verno wrote on May 30, 2012, 14:30:
Thanks everyone, gonna sleep on it tonight and make a decision tomorrow. Just helps to vent a bit, appreciate it.

Good luck! I love pets - my cat must be the most spoiled animal around. They do indeed become part of the family.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue May 30, 2012, 10:54 sauron
 
MajorD wrote on May 30, 2012, 10:45:
You have a new pet/guest in the house of recent? He may be marking his territory for some reason or another. Hmmmmmm

Did you stop feeding him his favorite treat, disrupted walking schedule, etc?

I usually find that smacking the offending animal with a rolled up newspaper works wonders in situations like these. I'm serious - it's really effective.

Just make sure to use one of the light free/giveaway ones - the aim is to tell him did something wrong and reinforce it without hurting him. Don't use the weekend edition - you'll end up at the vet!
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue May 29, 2012, 12:59 sauron
 
Blue wrote on May 29, 2012, 11:25:
I think I'll tell my broker that if it reaches 92 he should sell (hard to believe there's a joke that old that I've never used here before!).

That joke is so old, the original version was written in the Book of Job.
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
2. Re: Spector had “a four-game storyline arc” planned for Epic Mickey. May 25, 2012, 08:28 sauron
 
Fantaz wrote on May 24, 2012, 21:33:
Does he really want to keep working on Epic Mickey games instead of the next System Shock?

"L-l-look at you, hacker. A p-p-pathetic creature of meat and bone, panting and sweating as you r-run through my corridors-s. H-h-how can you challenge a perfect, immortal machine?"

I can see him wanting to do something new and different, but ya, some more of this ^ would be most welcome.

 
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