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News Comments > Out of the Blue
8. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 5, 2016, 12:09 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 5, 2016, 10:52:
El Pit wrote on Oct 5, 2016, 10:26:
Is this a Command & Conquer series?

The next season of WestwoRLd will most likely be called Futurewood... sorry... world.


Apparently there was also one called SexWorld, which seems a natural fit for cable (specifically skinamax).
RedEye9 wrote on Oct 5, 2016, 10:56:
El Pit wrote on Oct 5, 2016, 10:26:
Is this a Command & Conquer series?

The next season of WestwoRLd will most likely be called Futurewood... sorry... world.

And many seasons of MorningWood.
Speaking of woodys for Wood! Salute

One of the things that makes the show so amazing is how good it was, even after all the hype it got. It's extremely rare for something to meet this much hype, not to mention exceed it handily.

After all the reviews, I haven't seen a single one mention how well she acted 'without her eyes' (i.e. in that chair). It was astonishing how much emotion she was able to exude without her eyes. It was even possible to tell (we the audience knew) when she was ... (Spoilers follow)....lying. Or at the very least, caused us to suspect. She clearly didn't tell Stubbs everything her dad/Abernathy told her.
 
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3. Re: etc., etc. Oct 4, 2016, 22:02 Acleacius
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 21:57:
Well, not necessarily a 'bad' link, the one Blue posted links to a Gameinformer link with essentially the same story as your IGN link, but yes it is different from your submitted link.

Interesting, you'd think he would be inspired by... Westworld, the movie.
Oh, well what I mean exactly is, this link doesn't work at all for me. Not only that if I just try going to Gameinformer.com, I still get nothing. Guess, mine is a dead routing issue... Confused
 
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1. Re: etc., etc. Oct 4, 2016, 20:57 Acleacius
 
This a bad link for anyone else?

Here's the one I sent in...
Skyrim, Red Dead, BioShock Inspired Westworld
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
13. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 4, 2016, 16:00 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 15:49:
http://www.darkhorizons.com/game-of-thrones-s7-spanish-filming-locations/

That claims it started a few weeks ago, with more in November.

Great, I must have just noticed the headlines about filming in the winter.
 
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11. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 4, 2016, 15:46 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 14:55:
Acleacius wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 14:21:
nin wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 09:59:
Westworld's creators explain how their series addresses violent video games

I was kind of getting that vibe from Sunday night...

Defiantly and I keep wishing this was a Netflix style release/dump for binge watching.

I was thinking that too, but at the same time, this also forces us (in a good way) to really chew the fat and think about what happens each week, and it's repercussions.

Worst part is going to be when the season ends, and the wait...when GOT ended this year and I thought about how we won't get more until next summer, I wanted to scream.

That's a great point and the shows' psychological mystery is one of it's biggest draws for me. I'm still hunting around for good articles, just sent Blue two more from slashfilm.com. If he decides not to post them, I'll try to link them.

I really hate to be the one to tell you the bad news (bad, since your so anxious) about GoT. They are waiting till winter to even start filming, to fit the theme better. So the show is being delayed. Paperbag
 
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9. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 4, 2016, 14:21 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 4, 2016, 09:59:
Westworld's creators explain how their series addresses violent video games

I was kind of getting that vibe from Sunday night...

Defiantly and I keep wishing this was a Netflix style release/dump for binge watching.
 
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14. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 3, 2016, 16:28 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 3, 2016, 15:14:
Acleacius wrote on Oct 3, 2016, 15:10:
I have to agree, the Nolans did a great job on pilot. WestWorld had just the right balance of psychological thriller, SciFi, western, sex and violence. Theories abound on the net today, I'm defiantly looking forward to the next 9 episodes! Lighter

io9 just posted this: http://io9.gizmodo.com/15-questions-we-have-after-the-westworld-premiere-1787353645
In case anyone else is interested in a few more possible answers, well afaik... spoilers don't look!
Nope guests can't be hurt. There seems to be some type of shielding (maybe it gets hacked later) but it at least seems to be there when Ed Harris is getting shot at. I'm pretty sure, knives or a guest jumping in front of a host about to be injured. Attacks are blocked against guests.

As most of us PC gamers or techies know, it's not small. It was a Real Time 3D modeled view, capable of zooming in or out to satellite view.

Mostly theory but, Ed Harris probably caused the original Westworld incident 30 years ago.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
13. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 3, 2016, 16:14 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 3, 2016, 15:14:
Acleacius wrote on Oct 3, 2016, 15:10:
I have to agree, the Nolans did a great job on pilot. WestWorld had just the right balance of psychological thriller, SciFi, western, sex and violence. Theories abound on the net today, I'm defiantly looking forward to the next 9 episodes! Lighter

io9 just posted this: http://io9.gizmodo.com/15-questions-we-have-after-the-westworld-premiere-1787353645
Good find and write up! Thanks
Yeah the time-line issue had me confused at first. Think, I might have it figured out, all the info seems to be there. It just hasn't been stated as matter of fact.
Please don't look at this spoiler for the timeline, if you haven't watched the show.....
The narrative writer mentioned there are about 100 story lines which can progress. We hear them mention, they moved up the saloon robbery to coverup the incident, so some stories go for more than a week. What I think happens is when the main character of a story dies, the story-line resets in the morning. This is why we see Dolores each morning (so far.....big big exclamation mark here! ).
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
11. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 3, 2016, 15:10 Acleacius
 
I have to agree, the Nolans did a great job on pilot. WestWorld had just the right balance of psychological thriller, SciFi, western, sex and violence. Theories abound on the net today, I'm defiantly looking forward to the next 9 episodes! Lighter  
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18. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 3, 2016, 08:30 Acleacius
 
jdreyer wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 23:19:
Acleacius wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 18:28:
nin wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 15:05:

WESTWORLD TONIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Just thinking the same thing myself. I'm really hoping it's more psychological thriller, with great character development. So many shows seem to think it's all about violence after the walking dead and GoT, nothing but ratings violence.

The showrunners have already admitted going the "titties and blood" route in order to "keep viewer interest." It's an HBO show, were you expecting different?
Sounds like an awesome vampire western! Bloodthirsty
 
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News Comments > On Sale
5. Re: On Sale Oct 3, 2016, 08:06 Acleacius
 
Exactly, I didn't really mean they were doing anything illegal, just dumb(?). If their game goes on sale for 120 days a year...that damn thing sits on the proverbial self for 240 days a year at $50 US for 3 years. I can't imagine it even sells at $50.  
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14. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 2, 2016, 23:02 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 21:05:
Two minutes in, robots fucking! ARIGHT!

edit: Holy shit, it's Trevor!
Omg, I saw 2 robot cows fucking! Wth, how is this entertainment! Highfive
 
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9. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 2, 2016, 20:03 Acleacius
 
RedEye9 wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 19:09:
Acleacius wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 18:28:
nin wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 15:05:

WESTWORLD TONIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Just thinking the same thing myself. I'm really hoping it's more psychological thriller, with great character development. So many shows seem to think it's all about violence after the walking dead and GoT, nothing but ratings violence.
Tits and Androids just doesn't ring as true as Tits and Dragons. And violence, lots and lots of violence. http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/emilys-editorial-reply/n8635
Damn violins are everywhere, this used to be a a respectable website!

Several review sites have seen the first 4 episodes. It's apparently been a tumultuous development. Even pushing it to 2017 release, at one point. I'll stick with it, even if the first season is uneven or overtly focused on violence, instead of story.
 
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4. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 2, 2016, 18:28 Acleacius
 
nin wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 15:05:

WESTWORLD TONIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Just thinking the same thing myself. I'm really hoping it's more psychological thriller, with great character development. So many shows seem to think it's all about violence after the walking dead and GoT, nothing but ratings violence.
 
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News Comments > On Sale
3. Re: On Sale Oct 2, 2016, 17:56 Acleacius
 
jacobvandy wrote on Oct 2, 2016, 15:42:
I'm sorry, but no. The regular price of the special edition has always been $50, as the standard edition's has always been $40. They've had 90% discounts before, though, see here for the history: https://isthereanydeal.com/#/page:game/price?plain=shadowwarriorspecialedition

My bad, good find, thanks. I had no idea how to use isthereanydeal in that way. I've never seen a game keep the same retail price for 3 years, actually any product. It's still insane.
 
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1. Re: On Sale Oct 2, 2016, 13:45 Acleacius
 
Raised their prices to put them on 90% sale, douchbags. Three year old game Shadow Warrior: Special Edition, suggested retail price is currently $50 US. Middlefinger  
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3. Re: Out of the Blue Oct 1, 2016, 12:58 Acleacius
 
Bees added to US endangered species list for the first time.
It would take decades to repair the chemical, the environmental damage and change the habits, causing the degradation. By then it's going to be, Beyond the Point of No Return... Raincloud
 
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4. Re: Non-Lethal Dishonored 2 Trailer Sep 30, 2016, 11:54 Acleacius
 
ItBurn, iirc in Dishonored Ghosting is an achievement received when you complete a level/zone/mission undetected. So you can knock out, but you must hide bodies so they can not be found while you are on the mission. Technically you could knockout the whole mission, as long as no one finds any bodies. Now new NPCs can wonder into the zone/mission during scripted events, so I usually hide the bodies up high above normal detection.  
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11. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 29, 2016, 20:39 Acleacius
 
Acleacius wrote on Sep 29, 2016, 16:03:
Tipsy McStagger wrote on Sep 29, 2016, 14:57:
Cutter wrote on Sep 29, 2016, 13:07:
And if this 'alcosynth' is for real that guy will soon be the richest man on the planet.

It'll be interesting to see his meteoric rise to power and then watch the class action lawsuits in 10 years destroy it all because it turns out it causes some horrible body problem.
Like spiders being attracted your penis? Giggle
Hey what kind of official government warning would they have to put out/on the product? Drink all you want, but your dick becomes a spider magnet!
 
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7. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 29, 2016, 16:03 Acleacius
 
Tipsy McStagger wrote on Sep 29, 2016, 14:57:
Cutter wrote on Sep 29, 2016, 13:07:
And if this 'alcosynth' is for real that guy will soon be the richest man on the planet.

It'll be interesting to see his meteoric rise to power and then watch the class action lawsuits in 10 years destroy it all because it turns out it causes some horrible body problem.
Like spiders being attracted your penis? Giggle
 
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