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Quboid
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July 26, 2001
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Yes, since February 24, 2020
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Re: Bye bye Cara Dune
Feb 11, 2021, 18:18
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Re: Bye bye Cara Dune Feb 11, 2021, 18:18
Feb 11, 2021, 18:18
 Quboid
 
Beamer wrote on Feb 11, 2021, 18:10:
I swear, more conservatives call hate, ignorance, and racism "conservative values" than liberals do. We see it here. "We don't know who she voted for, but Hollywood doesn't allow conservatives."

No, we don't know who she voted for. But we do know she doesn't believe in masks (which is ignorance), that she mocked transexuals (which is hate), and that she downplayed the Holocaust (which is racism.)

We don't know her views on taxation, or which powers the Federal government should have and which belong to states, or on trade agreements. But knowing she feared science, feared people unlike her, and enjoyed making herself a victim was all it took for one of the conservatives here to defend her as a conservative. That's what the GOP now stands for, even in the eyes of its own members.

I was thinking that too. What actor has ever been even criticised for being in favour of tax cuts and a smaller government? It's weird how quick "conservatives" are happy to say conservatives are being censored when a white-nationalist gets kicked off Twitter for racism or calling for violence.
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Re: Bye bye Cara Dune
Feb 11, 2021, 16:55
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Re: Bye bye Cara Dune Feb 11, 2021, 16:55
Feb 11, 2021, 16:55
 Quboid
 
Oh please, you don't need to have access to every bit of information in order to be far, far better informed that Trump supporters. In order to remain connected to reality.
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Re: Out of the Blue
Jan 6, 2021, 22:58
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Re: Out of the Blue Jan 6, 2021, 22:58
Jan 6, 2021, 22:58
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Verno wrote on Jan 6, 2021, 22:53:
Really upset about today. Nothing to add to the discussion except Mitt Romney's excellent speech. Cruz, Hawley and their ilk should pay a heavy price for their support of this dangerous farce.

Well said, and Romney did speak well, but I think that's the wrong link.
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Re: Out of the Blue
Jan 6, 2021, 16:51
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Re: Out of the Blue Jan 6, 2021, 16:51
Jan 6, 2021, 16:51
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Nearly every accusation is a confession. Trump supporters falsely claimed the Dems didn't accept the 2016 election result, now they're refusing to accept the result of the 2020 election. Their false accusation now is that the election is being stolen, which is basically a confession that they're going to make 2024 (edit: and 2022) as much of a shit show as they can. America is screwed by the way it's going.
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free
Dec 18, 2020, 16:27
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free Dec 18, 2020, 16:27
Dec 18, 2020, 16:27
 Quboid
 
Sepharo wrote on Dec 18, 2020, 15:53:
Jonjonz wrote on Dec 18, 2020, 06:26:
Cities Skylines:

* bugs, crashing and general flakiness
* Too busy churning out paid DLC to address bugs, crashing and general flakiness
* many fan made workshop items try to fix said bugs, crashing and general flakiness
* frequent new versions which are mainly teasers for more DLC completely break fan made workshop fixes
* after a few iterations, workshop authors get frustrated or burn out, leaving the workshop a unholy mess of add-ons that do not work with current build of the game.

My friend and I have been playing this game for years and that has not been our experience.

I'd say there's some of this, you do need to be aware of what mods no longer work. There's a mod to tell you if you have dead mods, which is both useful and a bad sign.

I don't think there's much burn-out. Plenty of creators move on but that's inevitable. I'm pleased with how Paradox have been supporting me.
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free
Dec 18, 2020, 13:40
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free Dec 18, 2020, 13:40
Dec 18, 2020, 13:40
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yuastnav wrote on Dec 18, 2020, 02:29:
Quboid wrote on Dec 17, 2020, 23:47:
Without the Steam workshop, it's a decent city builder. Probably the best out there, but that says as much about the competition as it does about this game. With the Steam workshop, it's my favourite game of all time.

You can download mods and assets elsewhere, but it's a lot more hassle and a lot less choice. I don't make my mods available elsewhere, although some have been uploaded by other people.

What mods did you make for this game?

Move It, Picker, Optimised Outside Connections, Rebalanced Industries, plus a few more niche ones.
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free
Dec 17, 2020, 23:47
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Re: Epic Holiday Sale Begins; Get Cities: Skylines for Free Dec 17, 2020, 23:47
Dec 17, 2020, 23:47
 Quboid
 
Without the Steam workshop, it's a decent city builder. Probably the best out there, but that says as much about the competition as it does about this game. With the Steam workshop, it's my favourite game of all time.

You can download mods and assets elsewhere, but it's a lot more hassle and a lot less choice. I don't make my mods available elsewhere, although some have been uploaded by other people.
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Re: Mass Effect Will Continue Trailer
Dec 11, 2020, 01:46
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Re: Mass Effect Will Continue Trailer Dec 11, 2020, 01:46
Dec 11, 2020, 01:46
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I think so, certainly they fixed the facial problems. It's fine game; not as good as Mass Effects 1 to 3 (bar that ending) but it's worth playing.
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Re: Cyberpunk 2077 Launches
Dec 10, 2020, 01:47
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Re: Cyberpunk 2077 Launches Dec 10, 2020, 01:47
Dec 10, 2020, 01:47
 Quboid
 
I'm enjoying it a lot. Performance is fine, not great (mid/high on 2070 Super at 1440p), getting about 60 FPS. I could probably improve this with the right settings.

It's been very stable for me, 6 hours in and the only bugs I've seen are minor graphic glitches like momentarily weird animation. No broken quests, no reloads required except on death, no game crashes. From my own experience so far, this is launch quality.
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos
Sep 25, 2020, 13:57
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos Sep 25, 2020, 13:57
Sep 25, 2020, 13:57
 Quboid
 
You're right, I won't, although point #3 reminded me of one of the things that made me realise you're a lost cause. You posted statistics about how more white people are killed by cops than black people (2x, I think you said), but ignored the relative population ratios (6x) that clearly demonstrated that black people are much more likely be killed. What's the point of debating someone being so selective and disingenuous?
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos
Sep 25, 2020, 09:50
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos Sep 25, 2020, 09:50
Sep 25, 2020, 09:50
 Quboid
 
Quinn wrote on Sep 25, 2020, 09:27:
Beamer wrote on Sep 25, 2020, 08:58:
Quboid wrote on Sep 25, 2020, 08:46:
Quinn wrote on Sep 22, 2020, 05:43:
This thread maybe more than any other showcases how utterly deaf you guys are. There's no discussion when one side can't listen to what the other has to say. Beamer seems to believe PAX and E3 run a policy that literally excludes developers of color from the event, and NKD and Redeye are too busy fighting ghosts to make any sense whatsoever.

You have repeatedly demonstrated that you're not worth bothering with. You come across as a stubborn, permanently offended person who is just going to complain about whatever anyone who disagrees with you says. You are not entitled to anyone's time. That's a shame, because you're probably the smartest person on here who is making these arguments - which really should tell you something. Why do you think that the people who agree with you are also the people who struggle to string together a sentence?

The ignore button makes everything so much better. Highly recommended. Some people prove themselves incapable of learning and just keep making the same flawed arguments every single thread.

"Flawed arguments" that guy and every single one of you fail to disprove. All you have is emotional responses that all come down to an irratic "You're just stupid! *sob*" in so many words. I am not impressed nor has my mind been changed by such rhetoric.

You have repeatedly complained about how you don't have what you consider to be proper discussions here anymore. You're the reason people stopped debating with you much, because you're incapable of learning and just keep making the same flawed arguments every single thread. Your mind isn't changed by anything, so you're not worth the bother. I don't even post here any more and I've had enough of your stubbornness.
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos
Sep 25, 2020, 08:46
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Re: Game Devs of Color Expo Demos Sep 25, 2020, 08:46
Sep 25, 2020, 08:46
 Quboid
 
Quinn wrote on Sep 22, 2020, 05:43:
This thread maybe more than any other showcases how utterly deaf you guys are. There's no discussion when one side can't listen to what the other has to say. Beamer seems to believe PAX and E3 run a policy that literally excludes developers of color from the event, and NKD and Redeye are too busy fighting ghosts to make any sense whatsoever.

You have repeatedly demonstrated that you're not worth bothering with. You come across as a stubborn, permanently offended person who is just going to complain about whatever anyone who disagrees with you says. You are not entitled to anyone's time. That's a shame, because you're probably the smartest person on here who is making these arguments - which really should tell you something. Why do you think that some of the people who agree with you are also the people who struggle to string together a sentence?

This comment was edited on Sep 25, 2020, 08:57.
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Re: Ubisoft Changing Tom Clancy Mobile Game Intro After Backlash
Aug 31, 2020, 11:39
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Re: Ubisoft Changing Tom Clancy Mobile Game Intro After Backlash Aug 31, 2020, 11:39
Aug 31, 2020, 11:39
 Quboid
 
Beamer wrote on Aug 31, 2020, 10:29:
I remember when people pretended to not be racist.

That guy's a case study on how pride and hurt feelings can turn a relatively intelligent person into a useful idiot for racist politicians.
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Re: Morning Legal Briefs
Jun 25, 2020, 13:02
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Re: Morning Legal Briefs Jun 25, 2020, 13:02
Jun 25, 2020, 13:02
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Beamer wrote on Jun 25, 2020, 11:55:
Does anyone have a clue what women and abuse he's discussing?

The women he's angry at because they won't give him the attention he thinks they deserve to get - but then, this doesn't narrow it down.

It's a disgrace that he hasn't been banned for his repeated misogyny, racism and trolling. He is a large part of why there's little point in commenting around here, when you have no standards for conversation then eventually only people with no standards will converse. Blue, why do you put up with what you've described as his serial misogyny?
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Re: Chris Avellone No Longer Contributing to Dying Light 2 or Bloodlines 2 After
Jun 22, 2020, 23:56
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Re: Chris Avellone No Longer Contributing to Dying Light 2 or Bloodlines 2 After Jun 22, 2020, 23:56
Jun 22, 2020, 23:56
 Quboid
 
Kxmode wrote on Jun 22, 2020, 23:39:
Beamer wrote on Jun 22, 2020, 23:29:
Kxmode wrote on Jun 22, 2020, 23:05:
It's important to note she used her Twitter account with over 2K followers as a podium to make career-destroying claims with no evidence. She also retweeted this in the past few hours indicating she doesn't care if what she says is true.

How, precisely, do you interpret that tweet?
Because you're not doing it correctly

She didn't author the post but chose to retweet it indicates she doesn't care what her comments about Chris do to his career. That's how I see it. But sure, I guess someone could interpret it another way. Do realize I used "indicating" in my OP, meaning I am NOT claiming that's what she intended. It is only a guess.

"Indicating" does not mean guess or an opinion, you did state that as a fact. I think the phrase "Indicating to me" would have been more appropriate for what you apparently mean.

However, my question remains. How do you make the jump from "she doesn't care what her comments about Chris do to his career" to "she doesn't care if what she says is true"? How does that tweet indicate to you that she doesn't care if what she says is true?
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Re: Chris Avellone No Longer Contributing to Dying Light 2 or Bloodlines 2 After
Jun 22, 2020, 23:15
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Re: Chris Avellone No Longer Contributing to Dying Light 2 or Bloodlines 2 After Jun 22, 2020, 23:15
Jun 22, 2020, 23:15
 Quboid
 
Kxmode wrote on Jun 22, 2020, 23:05:
It's important to note she used her Twitter account with over 2K followers as a podium to make career-destroying claims with no evidence. She also retweeted this in the past few hours indicating she doesn't care if what she says is true.

How does that tweet indicate that she doesn't care if what she says is true?
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Re: Evening Metaverse
Jun 20, 2020, 16:58
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Re: Evening Metaverse Jun 20, 2020, 16:58
Jun 20, 2020, 16:58
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Muscular Beaver wrote on Jun 20, 2020, 13:46:
Only problem is that youre not antifascistic if you act like fascists yourself and even label people who arent your enemies as your enemies, just because you need enemies to exist.

That's literally the only reason why Trump has ever mentioned antifa - he needs enemies to exist and he wants you to think that people who speak out against him are real fascists. They're not, he is.
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Re: Out of the Blue
Feb 25, 2020, 17:25
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Re: Out of the Blue Feb 25, 2020, 17:25
Feb 25, 2020, 17:25
 Quboid
 
Forum badge test, nothing to see here
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Re: Out of the Blue
Feb 12, 2020, 19:18
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Re: Out of the Blue Feb 12, 2020, 19:18
Feb 12, 2020, 19:18
 Quboid
 
Jivaro wrote on Feb 12, 2020, 19:08:
Blue: I would pay 3-5 bucks a month. Honestly I would pay more, but in terms of feedback, that seems like a sensible place to start.

Same for me. I don't care about the rewards, I just want to buy off my adblock guilt.
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Re: Out of the Blue
Jan 3, 2020, 19:16
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Re: Out of the Blue Jan 3, 2020, 19:16
Jan 3, 2020, 19:16
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Blue wrote on Jan 3, 2020, 18:26:
Seriously Cutter, I've had enough serial misogyny from you to last two lifetimes.

Why hasn't he been banned?
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