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Signed On Jul 7, 2006, 00:07
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News Comments > Evening Metaverse
10. Re: Evening Metaverse Jan 28, 2017, 12:50 Cutter
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 28, 2017, 10:32:
Heh, GWB is thankful, since Trump will make him look like FDR.

Yeah, really. Just when you think it couldn't get any worse than Shrrub. It's utterly amazing to see life imitating art. We're at the beginning of watching Idiocracy unfold in real-time. I think I'll contact Mike Judge and see if I can license Brawndo from him. I'm sure I could crowdfund that into a major success.
 
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News Comments > Into the Black
1. Re: Into the Black Jan 27, 2017, 20:18 Cutter
 
That's a bitch. I'd imagine he was in the same situation as a lot of other guys like him. He lived pretty hard and fast, so by the time you're 70 it's just all pain and everything falling apart. How long can you stand it? Particularly when you know it's only going to keep getting worse. Life at any cost? No thanks. There's plenty worse things than dying.

 
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News Comments > 25M Overwatch Players
15. Re: 25M Overwatch Players Jan 27, 2017, 18:54 Cutter
 
Seeing as there's never been any independent verification of Blizzard's numbers I've always taken them to be rather over-inflated too. There's not doubt they do a metric shit ton of sales, but I've always felt that's a lot more PR spin than reality. Sort of in the same way governments always spin down unemployment so it appears to be a lot less than it really is.


 
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News Comments > etc.
3. Re: etc. Jan 27, 2017, 16:29 Cutter
 
Pigeon wrote on Jan 27, 2017, 14:30:
Isabellab spoke with fan site Raiders Tavern and defended his actions, saying they were retaliation for an alleged attack on Method's server, Tarren Mill. "Who was behind that, I don't know. I don't think it's directly Serenity, but more than fan base of Serenity," he says. "The downtime Serenity had was equal to the time lost for Method," so in Isabellab's view, blocking Serenity from raiding "did even out the race".

Just how pathetic people can be never ceases to amaze me; bonus points for trying to rationalize being a douche. I am more and more convinced schools need to start teaching emotional education; i.e. thoughts and feelings are not facts, people can't read your mind so don't hold them to expectations you've not told them about, your perception of events is but one of many.

They get that from bad parenting. That's why I've always said, and will continue to say, reproduction needs to be a state sanctioned event. You should have to prove you're emotionally and financially ready and secure enough to have a child - and yes, we need a one child policy. And there should be required ongoing classes over the main stages of their development.
 
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News Comments > Morning Interviews
1. Re: Morning Interviews Jan 27, 2017, 16:18 Cutter
 
PDS.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue Jan 27, 2017, 13:12 Cutter
 
"Gee, I wish we had one of them doomsday machines." - General Buck Turgidson
 
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News Comments > Mass Effect Andromeda Trailers
17. Re: Mass Effect Andromeda Trailers Jan 27, 2017, 00:23 Cutter
 
Creston wrote on Jan 26, 2017, 23:01:
Cutter wrote on Jan 26, 2017, 20:56:
I was hoping some of the major pubs/devs would take a page from Witcher 3 to learn how to do a CRPG properly, but I guess not.

Well, first of this is helmed by Mac Walters, who is absolutely convinced he is the greatest gift to game development of all time, so yeah, fat chance of that.

That said, it's one thing to see the Witcher 3 and go "We need to make our game more awesome, like the Witcher 3" and another thing to be actually able to do it.

CDPR is blessed with some incredible writers who come up with just absolutely amazing storylines for their quests. I'm betting the large majority of other dev houses simply don't have writers of that caliber. The first sign of mediocre writers is how often they will fall back on tropes and just regurgitate what's come before.


It's not just the writing but overall design that shows real thinking outside the box. A real open-world CPRG, where as BiowarEA games are so closed in and linear, they only provide the illusion of size. Integrating side-quests in a way that make sense. Just a million little things no one has done before but a lot of old school gamers have been griping about for years. It's not rocket surgery, CDPR simply chose to listen and take that advice. The end result speaks for itself.
 
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News Comments > Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Announced
20. Re: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Announced Jan 27, 2017, 00:13 Cutter
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Jan 26, 2017, 21:43:
Cutter wrote on Jan 26, 2017, 20:46:
Pillars of Eternity one of the highest-rated PC games of all time.

Yeah, in what universe is that a reality? PoE sucked.

Don't be bitter, PoEt was great for most people. :o

Sez who? Most of the opinions I've seen on the matter agree it sucks. Not terribly, but just in the meh bleh range. I've tried 3 or 4 times to get into and every time by the time I hit the city I'm just completely bored and uninstall it. And it was so good they should have made millions of sales and be able to easily self-finance this themselves, right? Um no.

There's just been a real lack of real quality classic CRPGs IMO. Divinity was bleh, Wasteland 2 bleh, Tyranny bleh, PoE bleh. Nothing comes remotely close to classics like FO1/FO2, et al. On the 3D front at least there was Witcher 3 and FO4/Skyrim to some extent. Mass Effect, et al. are all sorta of bleh too.

I want them to be as good, but they just aren't.

Edit: Oh yeah, fuck real-time combat with pause already. At least that's the one thing Divinity did right - along with FO1/2. Enh, I guess what I'd really like to see atm is a new NWN style game. Let me create my own modules and stories instead.
 
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
4. Re: Evening Safety Dance Jan 26, 2017, 21:22 Cutter
 
Trump will hire foreign workers to staff Mar-a-Lago this winter

So much for putting Americans to work, eh Don?
 
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News Comments > Mass Effect Andromeda Trailers
7. Re: Mass Effect Andromeda Trailers Jan 26, 2017, 20:56 Cutter
 
EA recycles all the content it can. And all of that looks so typically formulaic for their games. I was hoping some of the major pubs/devs would take a page from Witcher 3 to learn how to do a CRPG properly, but I guess not. Oh well, I'll pick it up in a year or two on a deep discount.
 
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News Comments > Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Announced
9. Re: Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Announced Jan 26, 2017, 20:46 Cutter
 
Pillars of Eternity one of the highest-rated PC games of all time.

Yeah, in what universe is that a reality? PoE sucked.
 
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News Comments > Morning Metaverse
1. Re: Morning Metaverse Jan 26, 2017, 11:21 Cutter
 
That's just sad that US scientists have to resort to this sort of nonsense everytime the GOP takes over.
 
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News Comments > ACE COMBAT 7: Skies Unknown PC Announcement
2. Re: ACE COMBAT 7: Skies Unknown PC Announcement Jan 26, 2017, 11:04 Cutter
 
Smoke me a kipper, skipper. I'll be back for breakfast.
 
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
14. Re: Prey in May Jan 26, 2017, 09:44 Cutter
 
rawbelly wrote on Jan 26, 2017, 02:04:
ars is just clickbait anyway. THey write, "it's not clear exactly what kind of Android phone Trump uses" Yet discusses how unsecure it is. Like they have ANY clue how they have him set up.

I had a guy at work tell me today Trump should be in jail because he was SURE that he must have done shady business dealings in the past. Just chuck him right in. Everyone just assuming everything.

There are just too many pots calling too many kettles black these days.

We need an old abandoned Football stadium somewhere where masses of people can just show up and beat each other to death, gladiator style. Get it out of their systems.

Right, because critical thinking and reasoning is hard. Why use words or reason when people can just beat each other to death. Rolleyes
 
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News Comments > Apocalypse Now - the Game Kickstarter
15. Re: Apocalypse Now - the Game Kickstarter Jan 26, 2017, 09:41 Cutter
 
jdreyer wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 23:58:
Cease and desist in 3..2..1.., oh wait, never mind.

1. This looks like a shot-for-shot remake of the film. So this is an adventure game?

2. Obviously this game is going to cost a lot more than $900K. So why do they need KS exactly?

3. Will this game be longer than the movie? From the desc it sounds like it could be pretty short.

Also, Francis stands to make money off of this, right? He and others must be entitled to royalties from this. So yeah, I could see why he'd promote it. It's a very poorly put together campaign full of a ton of vagaries all around. Sounds more like a bunch of suits dreamed up this idea as a way to make easy money with minimal effort. I wouldn't touch this with a Bell Huey UH-1 Iroquois.

 
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News Comments > Morning Crowdfunding Roundup
15. Re: Morning Crowdfunding Roundup Jan 25, 2017, 22:22 Cutter
 
Agent-Zero wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 18:00:
Cutter wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 15:23:
Agent-Zero wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 13:23:
jdreyer wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 13:13:
Yeah, he definitely bit off more than he could chew. And he definitely had a mental breakdown a couple of years ago working 14 hour days 7 days a week on this project. You could see it coming on as his daily dev logs got loopier and loopier. Not only I thought this 6m break was another break down. Turns out he just didn't want to deliver bad news.

these are exactly the kind of rationalizations that enable disturbed individuals to continue harming themselves

Well it's a good thing there are no mirrors where you live.

nope thats wrong - i dont live where you do

its good thing for you, too, jackass

Off you meds again. Tsk. I think we need to get you institutionalized once and for all. An asylum is where you belong.

 
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News Comments > Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Next Week
8. Re: Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Next Week Jan 25, 2017, 22:17 Cutter
 
The Half Elf wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 21:40:
Agent-Zero wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 21:31:
Rhett wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 20:46:
Farcry: Ghost Recon,

yeh exactly - lookin forward to this one for sure

might be one of those rare day one purchase.. beta will tell me more

Only issues I really came across that bugged me was no cover system like The Division, and vehicles driving was a little wonky (like Sleeping Dogs), so if the Beta holds up will be a day 1 purchase.

Send me a friend invite!!!
 
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News Comments > Apocalypse Now - the Game Kickstarter
4. Re: Apocalypse Now - the Game Kickstarter Jan 25, 2017, 22:16 Cutter
 
Kosumo wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 21:33:
Cutter wrote on Jan 25, 2017, 19:47:
The man is apparently worth $250 million dollars and he's won't fund the goddamned thing properly himself? And what's the point? You already know it back to front! Jesus, I can recite most of the movie by heart. One of my most common expressions I've always used IRL since I first saw the movie as a teenager and a situation is FUBAR is, "Never get out of the boat. Absolutely goddamned right." That or Chef's "I just wanted to learn to fucking cook, man!"

The only reason I could possibly see doing this for is playing as Colonel Kilgore. Ok, I admit, that would be awesome.

"Well why the hell didn't you tell me that before? There aren't any good peaks in this whole, shitty country. It's all goddamn beach break."

Sounds to me like you would play day one.

No it doesn't.
 
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
1. Re: Evening Safety Dance Jan 25, 2017, 20:12 Cutter
 
GOP mantra: 'Do as I say and not as I do.'
 
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News Comments > Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Next Week
1. Re: Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Next Week Jan 25, 2017, 20:05 Cutter
 
I signed up for this but not email yet. I got one for For Honor but meh bleh on that.
 
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