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Description PS4 and PC gamer. Add me to your friends list! Or don't. Also into music (playing and listening), hiking, firearms, movies, and writing/reading.
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Signed On Jun 28, 2005, 16:58
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News Comments > John Romero's BLACKROOM Kickstarter
19. Re: John Romero's BLACKROOM Kickstarter Apr 25, 2016, 18:51 Agent.X7
 
At this point you'd have to pay me to play something by these guys. Ditto for iD.  
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News Comments > New Borderlands Confirmed
7. Re: New Borderlands Confirmed Apr 22, 2016, 23:24 Agent.X7
 
Claptrap is my notification sound on my phone. All of them.

Weirdly, I could never finish 2, but the pre-sequel I finished in a week or two.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
42. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 21, 2016, 19:09 Agent.X7
 
Not sure if this has been up, but JASON BOURNE trailer is out!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F4gJsKZvqE4

Aw yeah, Damon is back!
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
3. Re: Morning Consolidation Apr 21, 2016, 13:36 Agent.X7
 
I don't know, even at 3440x1440 it still looked pretty old.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 17, 2016, 16:36 Agent.X7
 
Bastion - As long as he has ANY team support can hold an entire map objective against the enemy team. It took me about a second to kill any of the support, defense, or attack characters, and maybe 3 seconds to kill a tank. Yes, he is just as squishy, but if you place yourself right forget it. At one point on Rt 66 I was just sitting on the payload cart to make it move, gunning down anyone in view. Self heals ensure I don't die if you can't get me in one good volley.

Just one of the many balancing issues. I get they are doing the whole HotS thing with this too; Some characters are vulnerable to others, but some of them are ridiculous.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
1. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 17, 2016, 11:35 Agent.X7
 
I couldn't get into either. Overwatch was fun for a bit, but the balance is missing and I can already see myself buying it and not ever playing it. It reminds me of TF2, which I also played for about a month and never went back to. Battleborn I played a while ago and also wasn't that in to.

Not sure why HotS keeps me coming back but a shooter in the same vein doesn't. Inquisitive
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
22. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 17, 2016, 11:02 Agent.X7
 
Sepharo wrote on Apr 17, 2016, 02:57:
Man that hit of Overwatch was like crack.
I keep thinking, oh I'm going to go play some more Overwatch.
Then I remember the open weekend is over and this is the 5th time I've done this.

I had the opposite reaction. I realized that I would probably not actually play it much after release and cancelled my pre-order. Not my type of shooter.
 
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News Comments > DOOM Trailer
9. Re: DOOM Trailer Apr 14, 2016, 22:42 Agent.X7
 
I was in the closed beta. Unfortunately, iD is no longer producing decent graphics. This game could have been made 10 years ago. I didn;t find it very fun, either.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
11. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 14, 2016, 14:00 Agent.X7
 
The unwritten law of aviator frames: You must utter a Top Gun quote whenever you put them on/take them off.

I feel the need; The need FOR SPEED!
 
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
22. Re: Evening Metaverse Apr 9, 2016, 22:57 Agent.X7
 
nin wrote on Apr 9, 2016, 01:02:
fujiJuice wrote on Apr 9, 2016, 00:55:
nin wrote on Apr 8, 2016, 23:21:
I avoid hulu like the plague, due to ads...

Hulu now has an ad free version for several dollars more.


Yeah, but...I already pay for netflix, and prime, so...I'd rather not have another bill...

It's good they do it, but...


Yeah, Hulu lost me years ago. I gladly started paying when they asked, then they started putting ads in paying subscribers content. WHAT? FUCK YOU, THIS IS THE SAME REASON I AVOID CABLE! Now they can do whatever they like, but it doesn't matter to me because I will never give them another dime.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
43. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 9, 2016, 13:17 Agent.X7
 
The Half Elf wrote on Apr 8, 2016, 23:32:
So what your saying is to combat darkness we need more raves?

As for Rogue One, there are a few droids, but really surprised overall the lack of aliens and droids. Yeah a few gonk droids, but beyond human actors in gonk suits, and the cgi ones it really seems to be just a bunch of humans.

And really has noone played the new Battlefront? 4 guys running out against 3 AT-AT's?!?

Look for the droid that keeps following the main character around in the trailer. They never show him in a full shot, but he's there all the time. That's Alan Tudyk's character.
 
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News Comments > All Heroes of the Storm Free Weekend
2. Re: All Heroes of the Storm Free Weekend Apr 9, 2016, 13:15 Agent.X7
 
HoSpanky wrote on Apr 9, 2016, 07:54:
So what this has caused is that you join games with people playing the weird characters, and they have no clue HOW to play them. Every game I played, someone was the Lost Vikings, and two of them were always doing nothing. Also had an abathur in one of the fights, never saw his squid hat on any teammates. Thankfully the "play anyone" option ends well before the bonus XP does.

I got to play Abathur for the first time this weekend, but I won 2 out of 3 games. The third was just as you described. I was trying to help out, but NOBODY else on my team knew how to play the character they had picked. When Abathur has the most kills and assists on the team, something is wrong...

I still haven't gotten the Vikings to level 5, but I HATE them. Can't stand playing them.
 
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
7. Re: Evening Metaverse Apr 8, 2016, 21:57 Agent.X7
 
I have Prime and Netflix, still pay less than cable. And I get free 2 day shipping. Well, no, actually I now get 1 day shipping in Charlotte.  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
21. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 8, 2016, 18:11 Agent.X7
 
The Half Elf wrote on Apr 8, 2016, 16:38:
Fine since you are all blind (said the guy with glasses).

Go watch it again and count the aliens.

Yes, but go watch the Force Awakens trailer again and tell me how many things in that trailer didn't make the cut or were different in the final film. It's the first trailer.

Also, at 1:05 alien in the scene, far left.
 
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
1. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Apr 8, 2016, 13:01 Agent.X7
 
I love hypocrisy. Video games are dumb, but people running back and forth on a football field is exciting to watch.

DOn't get me wrong, watch what you like. Personally, I find either option incredibly boring and I'd rather play than watch someone else play.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 8, 2016, 12:48 Agent.X7
 
The Half Elf wrote on Apr 8, 2016, 12:44:
Bluehair?!? *snickers* Are you moving to Florida anytime soon Blue?

Wing Commander.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 8, 2016, 11:52 Agent.X7
 
Need more peoples from Blues to friend up on BNet so we can play! I play at least a game a day. Trying to get Leoric to 10 for my DIII portrait. (MY only 10s are all Diablo demons, even though Azmo does not count toward the portrait.) I hated Leoric at first, but now I am pretty competent with him.

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News Comments > Out of the Blue
27. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 7, 2016, 14:14 Agent.X7
 
nin wrote on Apr 7, 2016, 14:09:
sauron wrote on Apr 7, 2016, 12:34:
Never mind Star Wars lego, nin, you should be opening your wallet for these!:

Set #1

Set #2

I had to pose for hours for the second one, it was torture!

That second ones awesome, but just a tad too big for me, space wise.

So far I have a Falcon, the Ghost/Phantom, an AT-AT, Rey's speeder, and a speeder bike set.

I've been hanging out at https://www.reddit.com/r/lego/ the last few weeks, and the community there is really amazing. Not only do folks share their custom designs, but almost everyone that does includes a parts list and assembly instructions. All sorts of stuff I'd never guess, with instructions! Really cool community!


AngelicPenguin wrote on Apr 7, 2016, 13:52:
I know a lot of folks thought Rey was "Mary Sue" (had never even heard of this term before this movie), but I didn't even notice it, or particularly care if she really is a bad ass. You know, force and all.

I'd not heard of that phrase until the movie, either. I thought she was fantastic, and the way she and Finn got along was so much fun to watch.


Mary Sue is mostly used in books, where authors (Bad authors) use a barely disguised version of themselves as the main character who has no faults and is great at everything, including things that there would be no way someone could actually perform without years of education. OH shit, the reactor is melting down? I will competently shut it down and save the day despite not knowing thing one about nuclear reactors! Martial arts master? Ha, I will block his every blow and fell him with one punch, despite never having any training! Shoot the wings off a fly at 1000 yards with a flintlock pistol? Pssh, give me something hard! But hold on, I'm piloting this Navy fighter jet with no training first.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
25. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 7, 2016, 14:08 Agent.X7
 
SPOILERS BELOW!

The main complaints about TFA are kind of silly. Yes, she naturally picks things up and is good at them BUT - she has defended herself with a staff for years. Not hard to make the transition to a saber from that. Some people can pick up a gun and they are naturally good shots. She has been piloting stuff before. It's not like she didn't have the background to be predisposed to being good at this stuff.

Not to mention Anakin and Luke were both god at the things she is good at. Hmmm....

And Leia hugging Rey instead of Chewie...could it be because uncle Han died and Leia senses or knows Rey is her niece?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
5. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 7, 2016, 11:01 Agent.X7
 
nin wrote on Apr 7, 2016, 10:28:
Kxmode wrote on Apr 7, 2016, 10:20:
Rogue One trailer! Oh Em Gee! Dance

Yeah, I'm pretty stoked. I'm still a little skeptical of Disney pulling this off every year, so I went in with low expectations. But that trailer far exceeded it.

Was also wondering if they were really going to make December, as before now, we'd not seen any footage.


I have not been this excited for Star Wars since I was a kid. I just got Force Awakens on bluray and it was still awesome the second time around, and I actually want to watch it again. Now Rogue One? Awesome!
 
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