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Signed On May 24, 2003, 03:25
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of War Free Weekend
7. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of War Free Weekend May 18, 2018, 12:26 Prez
 
PHJF wrote on May 18, 2018, 11:43:
There's an FOV slider on the first page of the options screen. This was added via patch months ago.

Definitely a good game, everything from the first title just cranked up a few notches. Now that the loot boxes are a non issue...

You generally don't think of FOV in a third person game, but set wrong as a default and it can make you feel like you can't see half of what you should be able to. The last 3rd person game that had me frustrated by its claustrophobic FOV was the original Dead Space when it first launched on PC. Luckily you could fix it with a config file change.
 
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News Comments > No Man's Sky NEXT Adds Multiplayer in July
2. Re: No Man's Sky NEXT Adds Multiplayer in July May 18, 2018, 11:45 Prez
 
Sounds like Murray might have actually learned something. That, or he is aping the Peter Molyneux cycle of wild promises/apolgies/vows of silence/talk a bunch of nonsense.  
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News Comments > Middle-earth: Shadow of War Free Weekend
4. Re: Middle-earth: Shadow of War Free Weekend May 18, 2018, 11:42 Prez
 
Looking forward to diving into this now now that it is a proper game and not a vector for gambling revenue and microtransacrions.  
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News Comments > Get Galactic Civilizations II for Free
4. Re: Get Galactic Civilizations II for Free May 18, 2018, 09:55 Prez
 
This is one hell of a freebie. It is a great power fantasy/4X/TBS/"Just one more turn" game you can lose dozens of hours to.  
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News Comments > Shenmue III Release Date Shen-Moved
2. Re: Shenmue III Release Date Shen-Moved May 16, 2018, 12:30 Prez
 
This project has seemed shady from the start. A kickstarer despite having publisher backing, the way the carrot was dangled in front of backers saying they need more money every time they reached their funding goal, the overall seemingly extremely small funding goals given the scope of a game like Shenmue and judging by what Shenmue 2 cost to make... It has just smelled off since it was first annoumced. Still, for the sake of long-suffering Shenmue fans I hope this game is good.  
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News Comments > No Borderlands 3 at E3?
5. Re: No Borderlands 3 at E3? May 16, 2018, 11:26 Prez
 
Expectations are getting "out of hand"? Wtf does that even mean? All we expect is that they continue to keep the Borderlands series, the one thing Gearbox has going for it and hasn't fucked up yet, at the same level of quality and entertainment. Or is Randy Pitchford disappointed that he can't outsource the production to another subpar studio like he did with Aliens Colonial Marines? Randy needs to stop talking to the press and stay off social media. As for people not believing Randy Pitchford, can you blame them? The guy is kind of a dishonest douche.

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News Comments > Metro Exodus Delayed
5. Re: Metro Exodus Delayed May 16, 2018, 11:19 Prez
 
If it continues the greatness of the series I can wait.  
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News Comments > S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Resumes Development
12. Re: S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 Resumes Development May 16, 2018, 09:59 Prez
 
Well this is kind of exciting. The STALKER games are fantastic. Looking forward to more information!  
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News Comments > Morning Crowdfunding Roundup
1. Re: Morning Crowdfunding Roundup May 15, 2018, 13:17 Prez
 
A solution looking for a problem?  
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News Comments > Phoenix Point Delayed
4. Re: Phoenix Point Delayed May 15, 2018, 13:16 Prez
 
I really want this kickstarer to succeed but I just can't bring myself to use kickstarer again. Too many shady or mismanaged projects have just soured me on the concept, which is a real shame, because in the beginning kickstarer resulted in us getting great games that the big publishers lost interest in long ago.  
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News Comments > Boss Key Closed
37. Re: Boss Key Closed May 15, 2018, 11:03 Prez
 
To those claiming that those of us who dislike Blezinski are over-emotional haters I might remind you that Blezinski by his own admission has been a dick most of his professional life.

In an interview with Gamespot, the game designer served up a rather frank theory as to why his latest game’s difficulty attracting and retaining players: his own personality might be turning people off. “You know, I have to keep this game alive, first and foremost,” he said. “I can be very cocky and very brash on social media. And realizing that, you know, we have a fledgling player base. It’s been very humbling for me. I’m going to continue to iterate on this game, continue to add to it. And try to be less of a dick, honestly.”

Normally if a guy genuinely owns up to his character flaws I am the first to forgive him, but clearly his latest bout of humility was only brought about by his realization that his career-long antics were proving to be a liability in a market he was hoping to come back to. Again, I may not like him, but I respect his talent and accomplishments and am saddened to see his career end like this if this indeed is the end for him.
 
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News Comments > Boss Key Closed
32. Re: Boss Key Closed May 15, 2018, 08:13 Prez
 
The piracy comment he made was undeniably douchey, but that isn't why I personally have disliked him for years. For me it has always been his cavalier, gangster attitude that he tried to push while grabbing the spotlight for saying stupid shit about a market that made him the quasi-celebrity he is once it appeared it was no longer going to be of any use to him. Then coming back to ride the wagon when it turned out he was wrong - that kind of personifies the cynical, shit-talking, fad-hopping opportunist he is. All that said, his talent as a designer and the mark he left on the industry are undeniable; it's just a shame he couldn't just shut his mouth and make games.  
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News Comments > Boss Key Closed
18. Re: Boss Key Closed May 14, 2018, 19:52 Prez
 
This really should have been done after the failure of Lawbreakers and before Radical Heights ever became a thing. At least Boss Key could have bowed out with some dignity. "Hey, we made a solid game, but it just didn't catch on". Instead, they releases a desperate, sad little pre-alpha me-too game doomed from the start that just made them look pathetic. As much as I dislike Blezinski, it's kinda sad to see him go down like this.  
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News Comments > RAGE 2 Announcement Monday?
10. Re: RAGE 2 Announcement Monday? May 11, 2018, 11:31 Prez
 
I was surprised to find that I enjoyed RAGE quite a bit despite its lukewarm reception. It was a solid shooter with pretty good driving mechanics and decent missions. The biggest problems I had with it were technical. The texture pop-in was the worst I had ever seen before or since.  
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News Comments > Steam Bringing Games and Streaming to Mobile
2. Re: Steam Bringing Games and Streaming to Mobile May 9, 2018, 22:56 Prez
 
Walking Simulators and puzzle games maybe?  
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News Comments > Anthem in March 2019
7. Re: Anthem in March 2019 May 9, 2018, 13:45 Prez
 
This will most likely be the make-or-break project for Bioware. And it doesn't matter if it's a good game, nor if it sells millions of copies. The only thing that matters is that Anthem sells the massive number of copies that EA promises its shareholders that it will. This is the same EA that set a ridiculous target of 5 million copies of Dead Space 3 (that it never had a prayer of reaching) and shitcanned Visceral a short while after. I can see it now - Anthem sells 8 million copies after EA promises its investors 10 million so Bioware is on the chopping block.  
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News Comments > Battlefield V Includes "Single-Player Stories"
3. Re: Battlefield V Includes May 9, 2018, 13:29 Prez
 

The good: EA is actually still interested in singleplayer. +1


The bad: It's EA. -1000
 
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News Comments > etc.
1. Re: etc. May 8, 2018, 11:54 Prez
 
Grossman is a deranged old loon who one can only pity for the level of delusion he operates under.  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
1. Re: Morning Consolidation May 8, 2018, 11:53 Prez
 
Good show Nintendo. 20 free games is a good deal better than the one borrowed ROM per month they announced at the Switch reveal.  
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News Comments > U.K. Sales Charts
1. Re: U.K. Sales Charts May 8, 2018, 11:44 Prez
 
I have to admit that the PS4 is looking like a really good prospect these days. Not many great singleplayer games get made for PC anymore. God of War looks great, Horizon Zero Dawn looked great last year, and I've been itching to play The Last of Us and the Yakuza series for a while now. We don't get many games like these on PC anymore - everything is a "live service" focused on "player retention" and monetization schemes. It's kinda depressing.  
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