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Signed On Feb 2, 2006, 09:19
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News Comments > EVE: Valkyrie Testing This Month
2. Re: EVE: Valkyrie Testing This Month Jan 6, 2016, 20:44 PacoTaco
 
Glad to see CCP spent most of the Eve subs on a Vampire game that never shipped now as a last breath dumping the rest into a soon to fail VR gamble, where they rip more content out of the only game they have made money with and re ship it to the hungry 10 people that can afford or want a VR headset.

Suck a dick CCP...
 
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News Comments > Oculus Rift $599
33. Re: Oculus Rift $599 Jan 6, 2016, 14:41 PacoTaco
 
Many of the beta testers complain of head aches, blindness, PTSD symptoms, shrinkage, desire to punch a pony in the face, Carmackian speech issues, and suicidal thoughts at being ripped off by once game creators that sold their souls to jerk off for the past 5 years instead of making great games we could be playing right now.  
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News Comments > Op Ed
39. Re: Op Ed Jan 3, 2016, 09:04 PacoTaco
 
CliffyB was sober enough to write something? Is this the same guy that is working on Battleborn?

Oh dam it aint even him some dude ripped off his name.

This comment was edited on Jan 3, 2016, 09:17.
 
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News Comments > Red5 Misses Payroll
19. Re: Red5 Misses Payroll Dec 29, 2015, 06:49 PacoTaco
 
Game has a few cool things, but this game should have been shut down 2 years ago. It never made money, was never going to make money.

I feel bad for the devs not getting paid on Christmas. You are working for assholes that is the only conclusion.

Hard time to find a new job but use the time you have off to polish your CV's.

As the great Jedi master once said, "Mind what you have learned, save you it can."

 
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News Comments > Gigantic Delayed; Motiga Layoffs
4. Re: Gigantic Delayed; Motiga Layoffs Dec 7, 2015, 16:47 PacoTaco
 
Game looked interesting, but seems that nobody has a clue how to beat Riot or Valve. So much wasted effort.  
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News Comments > Star Citizen Trailer; Arena Commander Free Demo
43. Re: Star Citizen Trailer; Arena Commander Free Demo Dec 5, 2015, 02:59 PacoTaco
 
You can see in the trailer that it runs just enough to make a trailer, not even a good trailer. I so much want this game to be good, but I dont have much hope for it, but never did.  
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News Comments > Firefall Developer Layoffs
4. Re: Firefall Developer Layoffs Nov 24, 2015, 12:38 PacoTaco
 
I had a lot of fun the first 2 weeks of playing building up my one suit then they changed everything around, they didnt have enough content to make me want to start all over again, the PvP part of the game was horrible and sad, I really wanted to love the game but it got grindy and boring very quickly. After the 2 patch during my time the dev direction seemed to be lost. I never gave them any money and never trusted them to give them any money. Bye Bye Red 5 you had tons of chances.  
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News Comments > Activision Buys King Digital; Releases Q3 Financials
9. Re: Activision Buys King Digital; Releases Q3 Financials Nov 3, 2015, 11:23 PacoTaco
 
"Goddamn, can you fucking believe 5.9B for candy crush????

just imagine for a moment, if they spent that on new IPs, you could pay 5900 developers $100k a year EACH for 10 years. I'm pretty sure you could build something more impressive than candy crush with that army. But when has Acti-Bliz gambled on anything that doesn't have a proven multi-billion dollar revenue stream lately?

Just like Valve, who literally haven't had an original thought since the original Half-Life (count em: CounterStrike, Team Fortress, Portal, Left4Dead, Dota2, ALL based off of mods which Valve bought out).

The lesson here is clear: don't take chances. Companies who actually employ developers like EA and Ubisoft take chances, and lots of their games are shit. But the public has spoken, they'd rather have a money-grubbing corp like Valve or Acti-Bliz spoon-feed them dumbed-down test-audience-approved, over-marketed, lowest-common-denominator pieces of shovelware."


I agree with everything you are saying including Ubisoft taking more chances but EA come on, they buy every IP and destroy most of them in the process and the devs along with them.


Even everything related to BattleField was done by an outside developer named DICE and bought by EA all based on Code Name Eagle.
 
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News Comments > Activision Buys King Digital; Releases Q3 Financials
8. Re: Activision Buys King Digital; Releases Q3 Financials Nov 3, 2015, 11:18 PacoTaco
 
Can anyone do the math on how much Candy needs to be sold to break even on this deal? Must be 1000 clones of Candy Crush at this point and done mostly by terrible devs.  
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailer
5. Re: Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailer Nov 1, 2015, 21:12 PacoTaco
 
Great trailer, funniest yet. Does it mean the game is good? Not really but they make good trailers. :-)  
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News Comments > Saturday Previews
8. Re: Saturday Previews Nov 1, 2015, 09:38 PacoTaco
 
Really looks exciting now that CCP killed off Eve Online this is the only hope, can you play it yet?  
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News Comments > Paradox Interactive Acquires White Wolf
7. Re: Paradox Interactive Acquires White Wolf Oct 29, 2015, 11:05 PacoTaco
 
At least CCP can use the money, the active players are way down, prob means subs are down too.  
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Fall Update and New Map Tomorrow
11. Re: Battlefield 4 Fall Update and New Map Tomorrow Oct 27, 2015, 05:21 PacoTaco
 
Camera made me sick... oh lordy..  
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailer
8. Re: Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailer Oct 23, 2015, 07:38 PacoTaco
 
Art looks pretty good to me, the detail level is higher then anything I have seen yet, but same old game but I like that game so should be a good way to kill a month or two.  
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News Comments > DOOM Alpha Video
6. Re: DOOM Alpha Video Oct 22, 2015, 21:52 PacoTaco
 
Pretty sad video, id hasn't made a good game since Quake3. Compare this to Unreal 4 videos or COD Black Ops videos or best yet Fallout and I am like why would even put this out to the public. I sold my id fanboy card when Carmack left.  
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailers; New Mode Revealed
6. Re: Call of Duty: Black Ops III Trailers; New Mode Revealed Oct 17, 2015, 18:23 PacoTaco
 
Looks like the same standard game play formula for a COD game. Tech = Magic.

If you have to tune the game play for 1-4 players and some of those players being controlled by bots if you don't have human co-op partners it will feel either really easy or hard.

I am guessing it will be really easy and that you finish the campaign in under 8 hours, and then Treyarch wants you to replay this mode over and over again like an MMO or RPG, sort of like Destiny getting forced into an FPS product.

Its interesting attempt but I have no interest in Co-Op console FPS with RPG elements.

The PC MP Beta which I played felt like all the levels were designed for console players which makes sense since that is where all the money is but it means its a dumbed down FPS compared to old hardcare PC products. They also seem to be including the CS:GO (paint your gun) and LoL (the banning system) I have no interest in this since the PC player base will be so small.

Looks like a pretty game with no soul.

 
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News Comments > LawBreakers Gameplay Trailer
1. Re: LawBreakers Gameplay Trailer Aug 28, 2015, 18:10 PacoTaco
 
what can you say it looks like another me too class based FPS in a really nice engine. oh well.  
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News Comments > Boss Key Reveals LawBreakers
27. Re: Boss Key Reveals LawBreakers Aug 27, 2015, 23:14 PacoTaco
 
none of the characters blink even when the visor is closing, not even a flutter, just dead eyes, dead faces, none seem to change expression either at as they are traveling. Also agree on the VO, and one of the lines is from the AniMatrix "and it was good" I heard rumors that Cliff was propped up for 15 years at Epic, seems like the rumor was true because I expected more from him. Also the BossKey logo is just shit. I am being harsh because first impressions are everything when it comes to building a brand.

 
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News Comments > Call of Duty: Black Ops III PC Closed Beta Begins
10. Re: Call of Duty: Black Ops III PC Closed Beta Begins Aug 27, 2015, 17:52 PacoTaco
 
Retired wrote on Aug 26, 2015, 15:12:
Game looks terrible, so blurry even on best settings. F you "its the beta though'. Game looks worse than ghosts. I see they added CTF back in, but no one was playing, something like 90% were playing camp death match. Such a waste.

I got fooled on the last one, that AW isn't advanced, it is AIR Warfare, just a dumb gimmick. Now in this one you can run on walls forever AND air jump. Done.

I have personally witnessed the game on all platforms including PC, and while the shaders were tuned for the Ps4 the game was amazing looking the detail level on the levels is 16x what could be done on the Ps3 or Xbox360. Even with the untuned shaders it was eye candy everywhere. The artists at Treyarch are some of the best in the industry.

I am not talking about the game play just the visuals, so saying it was muddy might be your machine. I have the beta right now running on EGA 580GTX which is an older card then what I was seeing with a 980GTX and the game looks great on both cards.

Comparing this to AW one thing to note is that AW was developed for the previous generation consoles ps3/360 so it might have been 4 to 6x on the ps4 and xbone, this version was developed with no regard for previous generation consoles it contains content 16x over previous gen. Trust me. :-)
 
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News Comments > More Derek Smart vs. Star Citizen
50. Re: More Derek Smart vs. Star Citizen Aug 24, 2015, 13:38 PacoTaco
 
I was looking forward to this game big fan of Wing Commander has anyone played it yet?  
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