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Signed On Aug 16, 2005, 21:56
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News Comments > Evening Consolidation
16. Re: Evening Consolidation Mar 15, 2013, 11:01 ldonyo
 
NegaDeath wrote on Mar 14, 2013, 22:52:
Titan not worth the cost.
That's for damn sure!
 
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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
1. Re: Morning Safety Dance Mar 15, 2013, 10:45 ldonyo
 
AVG used to be pretty decent. Now, not so much.  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
1. Re: Morning Metaverse Mar 15, 2013, 10:44 ldonyo
 
I tried Redbox Instant during the beta. It was okay, but the selection was severely lacking, especially for streaming. The DVD credits were nice, but I stream content so I don't have to deal with discs. The four credits were enough to let me know that getting and returning DVDs is far more trouble than I want to go to, especially with the nearest Redbox kiosk being 12 miles away.  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
1. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Mar 7, 2013, 09:41 ldonyo
 
What a shock, a Microsoft-commissioned study shows that software piracy is out of control and costing them a fortune. They use the same type vastly over-inflated numbers to make their case, numbers which are only believed by elected officials who then come up with crap like the DMCA and punish consumers even further for having the audacity to purchase software legally.  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
5. Re: Morning Consolidation Mar 1, 2013, 10:55 ldonyo
 
Verno wrote on Mar 1, 2013, 10:29:
Those NPD numbers seem like pure horseshit. The sweet spot is $299 for core gamers and that's usually at least 2 years after launch.
All of NPD's numbers are pure horse shit.
 
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News Comments > EA All-in on Microtransactions
9. Re: EA All-in on Microtransactions Feb 27, 2013, 09:43 ldonyo
 
This isn't new at all. EA has been all-in on microtransactions since they started selling stadiums and uniforms for Madden years ago. If people hadn't been stupid enough to eat that shit up back then, the DLC explosion of crapware would never have taken off.  
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News Comments > etc.
1. System Shock 2 Modification Guide Feb 20, 2013, 09:38 ldonyo
 
A day we never thought would come was hoist upon us without notice...

Don't they read Blue's News or visit GOG.com?
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 19, 2013, 09:44 ldonyo
 
nin wrote on Feb 19, 2013, 08:49:
Mom accused of hiring strippers for son's Sweet 16.


Why did she choose to do this at a bowling alley?
 
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News Comments > etc.
5. Re: etc. Feb 19, 2013, 09:39 ldonyo
 
Probably means that the things that were cut, if fully fleshed-out and fixed, could be stretched into five or six full games if published by someone like EA.  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
5. Re: Morning Tech Bits Feb 19, 2013, 09:37 ldonyo
 
wtf_man wrote on Feb 19, 2013, 09:22:
Bill Gates 'not satisfied' with Microsoft's innovations.

Funny, neither is anyone else.

I don't know if that's funny, but it is true, especially with Windows 8.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
4. Re: Morning Metaverse Feb 19, 2013, 09:35 ldonyo
 
Best Buy's price-matching will only kill showrooming when their in-store selection is equal to the Internet's and they do the price matching automatically, not only when asked.  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
2. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Jan 29, 2013, 10:17 ldonyo
 
I think they want both, but they'd prefer money.  
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
3. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 29, 2013, 10:16 ldonyo
 
Not really a hint, more like an admission of the potential of a possibility sometime in the future, if the north stars align.  
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News Comments > Morning Legal Briefs
1. Re: Morning Legal Briefs Jan 16, 2013, 09:56 ldonyo
 
I am so glad I no longer live in Missouri!  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
2. Re: Morning Consolidation Jan 15, 2013, 09:34 ldonyo
 
Every time I see an article on games being 'lost' on XBLA it's always based on comments from a developer whose game isn't selling very well. Maybe it's the game and not XBLA.  
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News Comments > Gas Powered Games Announces Wildman
13. Re: Gas Powered Games Announces Wildman Jan 14, 2013, 16:34 ldonyo
 
Translation: We couldn't get a publisher to bite, so we're going the Kickstarter route to see just how gullible gamers with money really are.  
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News Comments > etc., etc.
7. Re: etc., etc. Jan 11, 2013, 22:33 ldonyo
 
Typical Fox News tactic; when the facts don't back the story you want to present, try to get an 'expert' to see things your way.  
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News Comments > Gatherings & Competitions
2. Re: Gatherings & Competitions Jan 11, 2013, 10:24 ldonyo
 
wtf_man wrote on Jan 11, 2013, 09:56:
Cliff Bleszinski to give PAX East 2013 keynote.

Why? The douche left the industry, and needs to stay gone.

Nailed it!
 
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
4. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Jan 11, 2013, 10:22 ldonyo
 
RollinThundr wrote on Jan 11, 2013, 00:34:
Shok wrote on Jan 10, 2013, 22:21:
The evening news said Biden and his posse was meeting with the videogame reps tomorrow. I can't wait to hear all the bullshit in the media tomorrow about the terrible violent video games ruining the children.

I've continually said over and over liberals don't believe in personal responsibility, and I've been continually proven right.

Wow, wrong two times in a single sentence. Is that a record?
 
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
1. Re: Morning Consolidation Jan 9, 2013, 09:38 ldonyo
 
Looks like UK only.  
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