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Description A+-certified Master PC builder and Lifetime PC Master Race card-carrying member. A wannabe Journalism major, weather fanatic/storm spotter, WW2 buff (Pacific Theater) and rambling post writer extraordinaire!
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
61. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 24, 2017, 19:57 Rigs
 
Wow, did I just stumble into a pet peeve of yours? To be fair (to myself), I know this looks pretty bad on my part but I assure you it isn't really as bad as it seems. True, I let things go way too long but it's not like I didn't know what I was lazily ignoring. I just haven't had the time/patience/work space to really sit down and organize/un/re/install and optimize. This weekend is the first one in months where that isn't the case and I've been trying to get a handle on everything as quickly as possible...

Ditch the miniature SSD (you will thank me for it). Grab a samsung 850 evo bluesnews friendly amazon link, 250GB for $90. And never look back.

Funny you mention that, I just bought one for my mothers system last month, same exact drive, paid a little more than $90 but not much. She doesn't use her system a whole lot, just light email/web/pictures/genealogy, I've been considering swapping her SSD with a smaller one and using hers for mine. She really doesn't need 250gb, she's barely using 60gb now, and that's with dual-booting into Win7x64/Win10x64. Decisions, decisions...

My 40gb X-25V is going on 8 years old, when SSD's were a new thing. I paid like $140 for it then. It's served me well and continues to. I have Intel's SSD tools installed and run the optimizer once a week. Still have 90% life left. I've never had my pagefile on the SSD! I typically work with about ~2gb free at any one time and have been doing that for the last six years, at least. It's a pain at times, especially when apps refuse to use a different drive for their temp work but I've managed. (Is that faint screaming I hear? Hmmm, very peculiar... Inquisitive )

Tips on managing a tiny ssd windows install (you can ignore some of the "extend life stuff" because ssd's are tougher now.)
These guides are good reads.
Here are some links you might find useful.
http://www.pcworld.com/article/190286/data_part_win7.html
Or in your case to a drive that has room to get it off your ssd, oh crap nvrmnd.
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/ssd-performance-tweak,2911-2.html
make sure trim is enabled, hibernation is disabled and page file is not on the ssd
http://www.overclock.net/t/1156654/seans-windows-7-install-optimization-guide-for-ssds-hdds#

I've had all of those done already, though with TRIM, I'm not sure my older SSD supports it or Win7 supports it with my particular drive or something like that, I know there was something going on to that effect when I was installing Win7 again but I can't remember the exact issue ATM.

Drives die when you work them too hard. Full fragmented drives are ALWAYS working too hard. I doubt W10 was the cause of the failure but I would not trust those poor drives as far as I could throw them, ya done wore em out.
Ignore what I said earlier about defragging your drives, full drives cannot be defragged because there is not enough free space.

Win10 wasn't the cause, the drive was a bit old but it didn't help, either. Win10 tends to be quite intensive on older mechanical drives, I've noticed. Why, I have no clue. Neither of my 2tb drives are in rough shape, I keep an eye on them with CrystalDisk. There haven't been any reallocated or unrecoverable sectors and I try to keep them well ventilated with temps below 45C at all times.

I am now going to go scrub my brain with a wire brush while I sit in a hot shower with tears running down my face muttering to myself.

Oh, come now, RedEye, no hardware was harmed in the making of this post...yet. I'll get them back to healthy working order soon enough. I suppose it's a good thing I didn't include the directory listing with that picture...

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25. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 24, 2017, 02:34 Rigs
 
jdreyer wrote on Nov 24, 2017, 01:34:
Called Gram at 7:30 down in South FL, she said it was 80 degrees!

Well, there's a front kinda hangin' around, bisecting the state, so our temps are pretty diverse from where I am (the little star at the top) to the south, wherever your grandmother is...The south tends to stay warm for most of the winter, from say Melbourne/Ft. Lauderdale down. We, OTOH, here in Lake City, are hopin' for maybe a nice dusting or an inch or two of snow this year. It's happened before, quite a few times. Fingers crossed! I haven't seen snow in...17 years. Damn.

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19. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 21:10 Rigs
 
Mr. Tact wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 19:23:
No problem, Rigs. Last year was a pretty big anomaly, the team has sucked since 1997. But, they've been my team since 1972... whatca' gonna do?

Oh, I know all about that particular pain, being a Giants fan. But like they say, you're only a true fan if you stick by them when they absolutely suck. I mean, the Giants have never really had a multi year dynasty like Dallas or the Patriots. They just kinda get really good for one year, go to the Super Bowl, usually win from behind or through some spectacular save at the very last minute and then they implode for another 5-7 years. So I'm right there with ya, my friend...

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17. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 19:05 Rigs
 
Mr. Tact wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 18:41:
*ugh* Apparently the Cowboys have fallen and can't get back up. For the first time in their history they just went 10 consecutive quarters without scoring a TD. Cry

Sorry, can't resist...

Proud Giants fan,
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55. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 19:03 Rigs
 
RedEye9 wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 16:34:
Odd, your hdd must be over 85% full (that's way too full, hdd's need free space to work properly)? Just leave it on until it's finished and defrag every quarter and you won't run into that problem again.
Good luck.

Yeah, uh, they're a tad full. I've recently found a 325gb drive that I'm gonna offload some of the mess to and then maybe defrag and reinstall Win7...maybe Win10? Haven't decided. The last time I installed Windows10, the hard drive it was on died...like not even a week later. Who knows. *shrugs*

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14. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 16:07 Rigs
 
jdreyer wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 14:21:
You know what we haven't had for a while?

A good old-fashioned Star Citizen thread!


Crikey, why not just yell 'Derek Smart' three times?! I'm convinced Redmask is Derek incognito...the ego, lack of empathy, attempt at seeming disinterested...checks all the boxes...

Anyway, Happy Thanksgiving, ya'll! Rainy and coad down here in northern central FL...would rather have a half foot of snow... *nods enthusiastically*

Edit: and I just noticed my 'N' key isn't working that well...geez, I just stripped this thing down and cleaned it not four months ago! It's spotless. Well, either I live with it, tear it down again or grab my backup Dell keyboard...*thinks about it*...meh, screw it, I'll live with it...

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53. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 13:59 Rigs
 
RedEye9 wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 11:38:
Rigs wrote on Nov 23, 2017, 00:17:
In safe mode, no less! I did say I installed them 'properly'...
People "say" a lot of stuff, it doesn't mean they know what they are talking about. Safemode does not do what ddu does, just saying.

As for the length of time it takes to defrag, for christs sakes just do it.

The age of your install does not sound too long, except referring back to your lack of maintenance, it make me wonder what else you're missing.

When you go to the doctor with chlamydia, he should check you for everything from the crabs to the clap. Even if you tell the doc that you do sex "properly"

Ok, let me break this down for you...When I say 'properly', it means that, yes, I'm doing everything you've already told me. I reinstalled the drivers with DDU, in safe mode, as I stated.

The problem I have is that these drivers are, more or less, meant to be installed on top of older drivers as an update, yes? Like for the filthy peasant casual who just does whatever the control panel/'GForce Experience' tells him. It says 'THERE'S A NEW UPDATE!!! DOWNLOAD NOW OR DIE!!!' and they do so (without restarting in Safe Mode). And when that happens, it completely fucks up. Not only does it not respect what drivers I want to install (I already had the updated HD Audio driver (...which, why are video drivers including audio drivers? This isn't a chipset or mboard driver. AMD Catalyst drivers do the same thing) and two '3D' drivers, which I de-selected, yet it ripped them out anyway in order to just attempt to put them back, after being told not to. It utterly failed at installing the video driver and then just gave up and didn't do anything else, leaving me with a 800x600 screen and nothing to show for it. So how's that suppose to work for the regular guy that knows nothing about going into Safe Mode with DDU? You understand what I'm getting at? Regardless of my other problems, these drivers are programmed...or at least the installer, by monkeys!

So, jumping into Safe Mode with DDU, it installs fine....kinda. It only gives me three drivers to install, not the whole package. Just the video driver and the two 3D drivers. That's it. Granted, that's all I really need, but it doesn't install the HD audio driver, the PhysX driver, which is completely pulled out by DDU, or the GForce Experience. Only when going back to a normal boot and the desktop could I then try the setup again. I couldn't NOT reinstall the video driver, again, but it went in fine because, well, it was already there. And then it installed PhysX drivers. GForce Experience can go suck an egg. This is NOT casual friendly. I don't know if this is just a problem with my system alone or because I have Windows7 instead of Windows10 or what. But it's just a royal pain in the ass for no reason.

For my fragmented hard drives, I need to do some organizing and uninstall some things before I defrag, that way it won't take a freakin' week. I let it go for nearly eight hours overnight once and it got to 12%. Whoopty-fuckin-do. No, I'll pull some shit off it and it'll go much faster.

So, did I explain my meaning of 'properly' properly or do I need to go into more proper detail?

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48. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 23, 2017, 00:17 Rigs
 
RedEye9 wrote on Nov 22, 2017, 15:00:
Did you run ddu before you installed your new gpu and/or drivers?
https://www.wagnardsoft.com/content/display-driver-uninstaller-ddu-v17079-released

In safe mode, no less! I did say I installed them 'properly'...

From your previous post's about how your system hdd's need defragging it could be lack of maintenance on your end, and I bet it's time to format and reinstall your operating system to wipeout windows creep.

But it's only 33%! Once it gets to 40%, I'll consider it...maybe...

*sigh* Yeah, I suppose you're right. This install has been in for over a year, which is six months too long. I just haven't had the time to sit down (or patience) and do it over when it was running rather well, except for the whole fragmented thing. You know how long it takes to defrag a 2tb hard drive, son?

I didn't get to installing the 'new' new drivers this afternoon, I was called away. So it'll have to be sometime tomorrow. Will update then...if anyone is in suspense...

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10. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 22, 2017, 13:59 Rigs
 
Happy Belated Birthday, Blue! Sorry I missed it yesterday! I even wrote it down last year so I wouldn't forget...somewhere. Better luck next year, I guess...

As for traveling on the roads, let me reiterate would Blue said - PLEASE, BE CAREFUL! I had to make a trip to Spring Hill, FL (about 45-mins north of Tampa) this morning, from Lake City, FL, (about 45-mins west of Jacksonville) on I-75 and there were no less than FOUR accidents that made my normal two hour journey (one way) into a four hour hell march. The first accident was an old white Ford 'pedo' Van (you know, no windows), smashed into the back of an 18-wheeler and ended up looking more like a twisted version of an accordion. If the driver survived, I have no clue how. The front dash and drivers seat were under the back wheels of the trailer. Not the way I'd want to go, personally.

Not half a mile further down the interstate, a tractor trailer had clipped another one while switching lanes, tearing off most of one of the tractors cabs, leaving just the dash, drivers seat and steering wheel. Basically a convertible. Another half mile down the road was the worst accident, one I didn't see until coming back home, as most of the truck (another 18 wheeler) had burned to ashes. Only the supports for the trailer itself were recognizable. I don't know if there were other vehicles involved. I didn't see any.

On the way home, yet another accident right before my exit, a mini-van had plowed into the back of another mini-van, leaving that van looking like the Hulk had gotten a punch or two into the rear door. It nearly reached the rear set of seats and there were several children sitting along the road while State Troopers scoped around.

Seriously, if you don't have to go out, don't. If you do, keep your head on a swivel, don't even think about doing it even after ONE drink and please don't do 120mph in a 55. Have a nice holiday!

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44. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 22, 2017, 13:39 Rigs
 
Hoop wrote on Nov 22, 2017, 05:30:
388.13 worked great for me.
Weird you say they didn't install correctly what OS are you on windows 7? Windows 10? 32 bit or 64 bit?
You weren't forcing 64 bit drivers on a 32 bit OS?
Why not get the 388.31 & clean install them.

Hmm, odd. No, Hoop, I know how to properly install proper drivers that are properly 64-bit, all proper-like...lol...I didn't notice there were newer 'new' drivers until after I'd installed these. They came out like an hour after I'd gone through the whole ordeal, which just made it worse. So instead of the possibility of repeating that whole PITA thing, I just left them installed and OMG, I wish I hadn't. Games stutter, Windows 'feels' sluggish, it's like someone pulled my 1050ti and threw in an old 8800GT... *pops case open and looks inside* ...yeah, still there. Whew! I haven't had any problems with this card or anything it installed since getting it and I've been more than happy with it. But these drivers, man...geez...I'll be putting the new 'new' drivers in this afternoon and we'll see how they work.

My system, btw: (copied from my STEAM profile)
BLACK OMEGA II (built January 2010 - Refitted May 2013 - Updated Summer 2017)
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Gigabyte GA-P55M-UD2
INTEL Core i5-750 2.66ghz QuadCore (Overclocked to 4.02ghz)
(2gb original) 16gb DDR3 PC3-1600 (refit), 14gb (Updated, Final)
HIS AMD Radeon HD5770/1gb (original), XFX AMD Radeon HD7850/1gb GDDR5 (refit), EVGA nVidia Geforce 1050ti/4gb (July 2017)
INTEL X-25V 40gb SSD
Western Digital Caviar Black 2tb
Western Digital Caviar Black 2tb (refit)
(Western Digital Caviar Blue 500gb original)
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500gb (DEAD - 12/2016)
(LiteOn iHAS324Y 24x SATA DVD/RW original)
HP DVD-RAM GH60L DVD/RW (refit)
(Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi original)
Realtek Onboard HD-Audio
Antec EarthWatts EA-650 PSU
Logitech G510 Keyboard-G700 Gaming Mouse-G25 Racing Wheel/Stick/Pedals-Rumblepad2-X520 Speakers/Subwoofer
(Samsung SyncMaster 2253BW 22" LCD original)
DELL S2309W 24" LCD
Windows7SP1-Ultimate/x64

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33. Re: Out of the Blue Nov 22, 2017, 04:08 Rigs
 
I'm just popping in here to espouse pure hate for the latest nVidia drivers. Is anyone else having a problem? Well, not the lastest 'latest' drivers, the '388.13' set. My god! What a horrid piece of trash...who the HELL programmed these things?!? Never in my life have I ever seen drivers crash on such a consistent basis. I can almost do it on demand now, whenever I watch any kind of video online, EXCEPT Youtube. Go figure. Any other site, my screen goes dark about 2 minutes in and then comes back with the 'The graphics driver has reset'. Fuck me.

Don't download the 388.13 drivers. Please. For the love of fucking humanity, don't do it. I hope to hell the updated drivers are programmed by humans, not by monkeys. If not, I'm goin' back. I should have known something was up when they wouldn't install correctly. I had to spend a half an hour in SAFE MODE just to pull the old ones completely out and put the new ones in. Some people say you should do that anyway and when I have time, I do. But I was kinda in a hurry. So much for that. I finally got them in and have been suffering with bullshit since. Grrrr....

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67. Re: Star Wars Battlefront II Launches Nov 18, 2017, 01:02 Rigs
 
So can we just confirm that Cutter is really Putin trying to stir shit up and his lizard alien friends are mind tricking all of us to argue with each other, there by ensuring Trump's re-election...uh, somehow?

Good. Agreed.

Back to the game.

I signed up for the $5 EA Access thing so I could play the BF2 early trial they had...but it took five days to download it, so I didn't get to actually play any of it until tonight. I just have to say one positive thing about this game, if I can - it's fucking GORGEOUS! I never got around to playing the first and haven't played BF1 either (because shitty internet), so I haven't seen the new Frostbite engine. OMG! The first mission on Endor I spent about 20 minutes starring at the trees and the undergrowth and thinking how much I'd KILL for an open world SW RPG with this engine! Could you imagine?! Even if it was just a few planets, geez, it's jaw dropping! I think I died once or twice because I was paying more attention to the scenery. And on the flip side, the DS2 explosion was very cheesy. I mean, sound doesn't travel as fast as light, guys! (Well, then again, there's no sound in space, at all, so I guess the argument's moot) The remake of the Executor SSD plunging into the Death Star was pretty epic, though!

The graphics come at a price, at least on my aging rig (Core i5-750/2.8 oc'd to 4.02ghz, 14gb RAM (weird, I know), 1050ti/4gb). I could not enable v-sync without it having an epileptic seizure in the cutscenes. I'm guessing my hard drive isn't fast enough to stream the textures and keep up with every frame. During the cutscenes, the hard drive would spin like mad, trying desperately to keep in sync. I'd get some audio, the graphics would sputter and stop, the hard drive would whirl, then more audio and the graphics would go fast-forward to catch up. This isn't the video card because the frame rate is fine, very smooth. Almost like a microstutter...only not so micro.

Before getting into the story campaign, I tried out the 'Arcade' mode, which gave the option of 'Onslaught', which is a horde-mode-like, and 'Team Battle', online team deathmatch mode but with bots, basically. I chose 'Onslaught' and after waiting two minutes to load (honestly, my hard drive is pretty fragmented, so this probably isn't the games fault), I was dead in roughly 20 seconds, only to respawn, all the bots to find me in 2.3 seconds and kill me in another 7. Not very fun. Granted, this was my first time playing it and I didn't know the key layout well but I can't imagine this being very fun in the map I played, which was Mos Eisley. It's too cluttered and restrictive and you go 'out of bounds' easily when you're just trying to flank and maneuver.

This leads me to another major issue I had with the game - the AI. In the campaign, especially, the AI will just rush you most of the time. Sometimes they'll dodge and hide, but the majority will just run right at you, trying to get as close as possible. This made it extremely easy sometimes to head shot the lot of 'em. Other times, I'd be fighting a couple of AI in a decent, ranged battle, only to find myself getting shot from behind by an AI standing like two feet from me. WTF?! This happens quite a bit, actually. I'll be enjoying the normal ranged fight and then have two or three bumblefucks just run up to me and shoot. Or try to, if I didn't clip them ahead of time. A side issue is the sponge syndrome. You'll get AI heavies that can soak up a LOT of firepower and then dish it out. I died several times from this and it's hard to distinguish who's who with all the clutter and chaos. So I'd think I'm just taking out a normal AI when it takes three, four, five near headshots to bring them down.

The space sections are nice and they look OH SO good but XWing or Tie Fighter this ain't! You can enable an 'advanced flying' option that lets you twist and dive and loop but, again, you can find yourself out of bounds quickly. I haven't had but maybe five minutes total in space, so I'll reserve judgment for now.

As for the whole loot crate craze, the buy options were/are disabled as of right now, so the only way is to earn them in-game, which is fine. I won't say I don't understand the issue, I do, it just doesn't bother me, personally. It doesn't mean it isn't a shitty thing, I just don't personally have an issue with it. You're given a crate daily to open for free and I had one when I started. It gave me 500 credits, some crafting parts (whatever the hell those are for) and an upgrade to Darth Maul's Scitimar. Um, ok. Thanks...I think. *shrugs*

I'll have to play some more to give my opinion on the story. It's serviceable so far, nothing mind blowing. I just can't get over how beautiful this engine is, though. And I can't keep wondering how good it would look in a hard core SW open world RPG...damn...

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11. Re: Morning Metaverse Nov 16, 2017, 23:09 Rigs
 
Cutter wrote on Nov 16, 2017, 15:04:
Mr. Anisotonic wrote on Nov 16, 2017, 13:42:
Nobody gives half a flying fuck about Canada though. It could literally disappear from the map tomorrow morning and nobody would notice for a while. At some point, retards would start wondering what kind of socks Troudeau is wearing today, I guess, then word would get around that Canada is missing.

Yet you care enough to troll. Jealous that the world loves him and hates you? Awww, let me order the world's tiniest violin online to play it for you.

On the 'Cutter Scale of Assholery', I give that 6 'eh's' out of 10. Come on, Cutter, you're slippin!

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1. Re: Train Simulator 2018 Rolls Out Nov 16, 2017, 22:57 Rigs
 
I wonder if you took all the FSX paid addons and put it all together, how much it would cost? I know this TS17-18 DLC thing looks absolutely, mind-blowingly, stupid but really, it's not any different to what Flight Simulator has been doing for decades. Nothing in the ol' rule book that says only Flight Simulator is allowed to do it, either. So, good on them! If there's a market for it, who are we to judge? (No, I'm not being sarcastic. I'm totally serious)

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19. Re: Far Cry 5 Shows off Virtual Montana Nov 15, 2017, 18:41 Rigs
 
Slick wrote on Nov 15, 2017, 18:13:
Pretty yes, but I concur with whoever said that they're looking for some gameplay innovation since FC3.

You forgot who I was in twelve posts?! C'mon, Slick, put some effort into it! It wasn't even on another page, FFS!

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5. Re: Far Cry 5 Shows off Virtual Montana Nov 15, 2017, 02:06 Rigs
 
They always do this. I suppose it's marketing, so really I shouldn't complain but damn.

I really like the Far Cry series, with FC4 being my favorite and Blood Dragon coming in second with FC3 bringing up third, ironically. I wasn't crazy about FC2 for some reason. I hear people all the time say it was like the greatest thing and I just look at them with my head cocked sideways, like 'huh?'. I didn't get around to Primal but I don't think I missed much. I'm in for the story for the most part and from what I've seen and gathered, there isn't much of one in Primal and the mechanics are mostly FC4.5.

So back to FC5. I'm pumped, yes, but videos like these do nothing to get me into a frenzy. It's beautiful. Yes, Got it. Thanks. So was FC3 and FC4 at the time, too. But the gameplay looks ripped right from FC 3/4/Primal's playbook, go to the towers (or whatever it is that gives you free guns and an updated map), wipe out the outposts, collect the collectibles, do the little mini-games, hunt for tool upgrades. I mean, it's all here - again. And I love it, don't get me wrong...but if I wanted the same. exact. thing. again. but with a Montana paint job, I could mod FC4.

I don't want to sound like I'm whining. I'm really not. I was just hoping to see some genuine innovation in FC5. After three previous games, you'd think they'd want to do some things differently. Is it COD? Is that what's sucking all the innovation out of the industry? Because it sure seems like it. I'm truly worried about where the gaming industry is headed. Not in the next two or three years, in the next 10 - 15 - 20 years. Back in 1989/1990, a game like FC5 would have blown people's minds. But if it was the fourth in a series with nothing new to bring to the table, aside from eye-searing graphics upgrades, I wonder if everyone would be as blown away and excited. What would the editors of gaming mags like CGW be saying? They'd be worried. As such, I'm worried.

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3. Re: Road Rage Hell Nov 14, 2017, 23:02 Rigs
 
I'm assuming you're speaking about the Road Rash-inspired Road Redemption, yes? I've played some of it and it's pretty good. It does really have the 'Road Rash' feel, though there are several elements that are completely different that I'm sorta 50/50 about. It's more of a Road Rash rogue-like (god help me) because in the campaign, you keep playing rounds with various objectives (either to kill so many opponents or finish first), earning xp/points/whatever and when you finally die, you can use these points to apply permanent upgrades to your character, like health and boost/nitro, but you start over again. (Though the levels are randomized/procedural, something I didn't care for as I couldn't learn and memorize the track layout to try different strategies) You can also collect various weapons. And bikes unlock as you continue and earn more points/xp. As I said, I've only played around with it for about a half an hour or so but it was fun while I played. It supports gamepad or keyboard/mouse, I used my Dualshock3. I must be a little rusty on the ol' gamepad because I was dying quite a bit by blowing turns and crashing headlong into scenery at a very embarrassing rate.

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4. Re: Evening Patches Nov 14, 2017, 17:36 Rigs
 
What bothered me was that they had such a problem with the first one and yet only did the bare minimum amount that was required for the second. I love(d) Visceral (RIP) but they always seemed to have trouble with this one thing and I could never understand why? Having a player mod the proper support in, I think, would be an insult to the developers. I mean, it's not like they didn't have the time. It's the point of it, not the actual implementation I'm gettin' at.

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1. Re: Road Rage Hell Nov 14, 2017, 17:31 Rigs
 
Ugh, having flashbacks to Road to Hell...I think all motorcycle brawler games will forever be tainted by that...

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1. Re: Evening Patches Nov 14, 2017, 04:53 Rigs
 
No, I'm not bitter, who's bitter? It only took someone five fucking years to finally fix what the devs never bothered to...not mad at all...

*kicks cat while walking to office and then slams door*

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