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Signed On May 29, 2003, 02:16
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News Comments > Metal Gear Survive in February
2. Re: Metal Gear Survive in February Oct 25, 2017, 14:32 PHJF
 
What the fuck is this even?  
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News Comments > Destiny 2 Day One Issues Outlined
7. Re: Destiny 2 Day One Issues Outlined Oct 20, 2017, 10:23 PHJF
 
MisterBenn wrote on Oct 20, 2017, 10:22:
I recommend against their advice, that you should ask your corporate IT department for help playing Destiny 2 on the network!

I found out my university (yes I am back in school, yay) blocks Steam. I literally cannot go to store.steampowered.com without a vpn.
 
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News Comments > Destiny 2 Day One Issues Outlined
6. Re: Destiny 2 Day One Issues Outlined Oct 20, 2017, 10:23 PHJF
 
Retired wrote on Oct 20, 2017, 10:09:
How is FOV and does it feel like a console game?

Did you not try the beta? FOV is scales from 55-105, and performance was good in general. Destiny itself never really felt like much of a console game to begin with.

It's not going to change the world or anything, but I got quite a lot out of Destiny and expect to get quite a lot out of Destiny 2. It's what Borderlands would be if it took itself seriously and had an at least competent if not evolutionary competitive component.
 
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
1. Re: Evening Tech Bits Oct 12, 2017, 09:53 PHJF
 
Great, now I just need a killer app to warrant getting a Rift.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
14. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 9, 2017, 10:28 PHJF
 
You can't levy a "Gosling has too much personality" argument against him. His best roles feature a distinct and remarkable lack of personality in his characters, from Place Beyond the Pines to Drive.

2049 is a technically genius and stunning movie that doesn't at all feel its actual length, but the story is pretty under cooked. It's right up there with films like Revenant or Children of Men that make for amazing cinematic experiences but don't leave much room for thought afterwards. In that way, 2049 is a bit of a disappointment compared to its predecessor, but it's still fantastic.

Really not surprised at all with the domestic box office reception. Nothing about it or its marketing was targeted to large demographics.

And if you haven't seen it yet, absolutely get an imax or comparable ticket; the audio and visuals were jaw-dropping at the XD theater I attended.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
10. Re: Into the Black Oct 6, 2017, 08:09 PHJF
 
There are electric currents flowing in space and that is what powers the sun, not an internal nuclear furnace.

Good god, do people believe shit like this? Take an elementary physics course. Please.
 
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News Comments > Game Reviews
1. Re: Game Reviews Oct 4, 2017, 10:39 PHJF
 
Need reviews for Battle Chasers, game looks great (and music by Jesper Kyd!)  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
4. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 4, 2017, 10:37 PHJF
 
To be fair, I eat Chipotle more than once per week... but what kind of idiot gets tacos? Everyone knows you get the most food by ordering a bowl and getting a tortilla on the side... so halfway through eating the bowl you can MAKE a complete burrito. It's two meals in one!

Also, kind of a bummer that chorizo didn't take off. I mean I love it, but it really needs cut with another meat and not taken on its own: hence, chori pollo.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
2. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 4, 2017, 10:10 PHJF
 
But Taco Tuesday was yesterday...  
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News Comments > Hawken PC Sunset Coming
4. Re: Hawken PC Sunset Coming Oct 2, 2017, 21:54 PHJF
 
Game needed a strategic layer. Deathmatch is lame, even with mechs.  
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News Comments > Nioh: Complete Edition Coming to PCs
1. Re: Nioh: Complete Edition Coming to PCs Oct 2, 2017, 10:13 PHJF
 
NNIIICCCEEEEE

I was so looking to forward to playing this right up until my PS4 was stolen.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
1. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 27, 2017, 10:25 PHJF
 
In an interview with The Washington Post in 2016, Horner said he thought Trump won the White House because of him.

Massive regret at having helped birth this fucking sideshow of an administration?
 
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News Comments > Need for Speed Payback System Specs
14. Re: Need for Speed Payback System Specs Sep 21, 2017, 08:03 PHJF
 

Can an engineer explain to me why it's taking humans so fucking long to create bigger hard drives?

Because flash memory is inside everything and there's not enough of it to go around. SSD demand is finally starting to pick up beyond enthusiasts into the enterprise markets. Increasing flash memory production isn't something that happens overnight, and manufacturing plants cost billions of dollars.
 
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News Comments > Avernum 3: Ruined World Announced
5. Re: Avernum 3: Ruined World Announced Sep 14, 2017, 06:40 PHJF
 
1) Can I play this without having played Avernum 1 & 2? How much story am I missing? Will I be totally lost?

Having only played Avernum, the story was pretty forgettable fantasy trash. The game itself was pretty good, but man are those graphics a hurdle.
 
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News Comments > Avernum 3: Ruined World Announced
1. Re: Avernum 3: Ruined World Announced Sep 13, 2017, 20:33 PHJF
 
Those are some sweet engine upgrades.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
1. Re: Out of the Blue Aug 30, 2017, 10:16 PHJF
 
The two buttons on my mouse defaulted to DPI switching are as rebindable as all the other buttons.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
29. Re: Out of the Blue Aug 29, 2017, 16:43 PHJF
 
Actually, while I totally respect her foster rescue parent, I'm not a fan of the whole "treat reward system".

Whether you are a fan or not really doesn't matter, because it works, and is the universally accepted means to train dogs. You eventually stop giving them treats for simple commands, but they'll keep performing anyways. That's what training is.
 
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
12. Re: Morning Mobilization Aug 29, 2017, 16:40 PHJF
 
Tipsy McStagger wrote on Aug 29, 2017, 16:23:
Cutter wrote on Aug 29, 2017, 13:43:
jdreyer wrote on Aug 29, 2017, 13:40:
Yeah, we'll get a purpose built vehicle for this within 10 years. Probably closer to scooter sized than car sized. Also, fully electric, I imagine.

It doesn't matter what they build. It's not cost-effective or convenient. Most people will gladly pay the couple of bucks to have someone bring it to the door then make the effort of going out to get it themselves. If you're already throwing shoes and clothes on to do so than you may as well just pick it up or make pizza at home.

You've clearly never delivered pizza before or worked in service industry. Most people are fickle and cheap and tip next to nothing.

Most people don't care to support an industry charging a "delivery fee" and then expecting people to tip the delivery driver. I haven't had pizza delivered since that asinine fee showed up.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. Re: Out of the Blue Aug 29, 2017, 15:29 PHJF
 
Any shared wisdom on controlling a dog while walking?

Any and all dog training is about rewarding good behavior. Getting a dog to walk well starts inside the house. Get your dog to look at and listen to you regularly on command. Get your dog to sit on command. Get your dog to stay on command. Get your dog to come on command. Get your dog to "leave it" on command. Once ALL THAT is done, you can start using your toolbox to have nice walks together. Same rules apply outside; reward your dog for keeping pace and not pulling, get your dog's attention on you the moment before he gets distracted by something, and just periodically practice other commands as you go.
 
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News Comments > Xenia This Week
10. Re: Morning Tech Bits Aug 29, 2017, 09:19 PHJF
 
So it's basically Volgarr the Viking, only horrible in every way?  
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