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Signed On Nov 15, 2007, 04:54
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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
1. Re: Morning Mobilization Jun 21, 2016, 12:25 Linksil
 
10 times the speed... so you can hit your data cap that much faster. I really wonder what it would take to outlaw/ban datacaps.  
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News Comments > It Came from E3 2016, Part 1
2. Re: It Came from E3 2016, Part 1 Jun 17, 2016, 09:57 Linksil
 
Compared to last year the coverage seemed really lacking(only was xbox on tv) and every time I switched on twitch it seemed like the same 3 games where being covered. There's a few things i'm looking forwards too, but nothing new jumped out as a must play.  
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News Comments > The Surge Trailer
5. Re: The Surge Trailer Jun 17, 2016, 09:55 Linksil
 
First one was Okay for an american suspense story.
Second one was great for a mindless action movie(ala die hard) in the same story world.
Third one(coming soon) looks like a action/suspense mix and uses the characters from the first two movies.
I do like that they are expanding the whole purge world with the movies and didn't try to stick with just the same thing over and over(ie SAW). I do wonder why people don't just leave or if there are towns that don't participate.

I got nothing from the Surge trailer other then "show me the game next time"
 
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News Comments > Dead Rising 4 Revealed?
7. Re: The poster is a bit blurry Jun 7, 2016, 15:04 Linksil
 
Tachikoma wrote on Jun 7, 2016, 02:33:
Linksil wrote on Jun 7, 2016, 00:25:
I'm REALLY hating this whole MS play store only games. Throw it on steam also and give people a choice at least.

Heh, so now you know how people who don`t use Steam feel

Nothing to do with knowing how people that don't use Steam feel. It's about being forced to upgrade to Windows 10 to USE their store. If there was a real reason for forcing an upgrade(tech not lazyness), that's fine, but there is not; except to force the whole win 10 upgrade. A company wanting DRM is there choice, but if your not using Steam that's your choice. To use the windows store you have to give up a lot more then if your just using Steam. Make a windows store version for win 7/8 and it would be fine.(Well not really but it would be better)
 
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News Comments > Dead Rising 4 Revealed?
3. Re: The poster is a bit blurry Jun 7, 2016, 00:25 Linksil
 
One of the articles had an update. It's listing it as a Xbone and Win 10 only through their MS store.

I'm REALLY hating this whole MS play store only games. Throw it on steam also and give people a choice at least.
 
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News Comments > Diablo III Turns Four
3. Re: Diablo III Turns Four May 16, 2016, 10:56 Linksil
 
That's kinda horrible that you can't even turn on the whole extra xp/loot drop for a week/weekend. Shows how little they care about D3 still.  
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News Comments > DOOM Released
90. Re: DOOM Released May 13, 2016, 23:44 Linksil
 
Sepharo wrote on May 13, 2016, 23:03:
Creston wrote on May 13, 2016, 23:00:
Beamer wrote on May 13, 2016, 19:07:
Also, do you like exploring? So do I! However, you'd better not finish a session exploring, because you lose your loot. You need to finish on a battle. Did you clear the level of all enemies and are now secret hunting? Better not need to quit before you finish, because there's no way to save.

Holy shit that is fucking retarded. What moron at id came up with this horseshit??

Basically you need to start the next area/encounter for the save to kick off right? Yeah I hate that shit.

This is FALSE. It saves when you pick up any special item/secret/power, but if you die you'll start back at the last checkpoint. Progress is still saved, so if you died jumping back from the cliff you just got the secret from you STILL HAVE IT and don't have to do the jumping/cliff again. I just did this in the game so yea, takes maybe 15-20 seconds to get back to where you died in most cases from checkpoints. You don't keep ammo/armor though.
 
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News Comments > DOOM Released
5. Re: DOOM Released May 13, 2016, 10:45 Linksil
 
I played for 2 hours and had to force myself to stop for some sleep since it was 1am, I LOVE opening up the map(yay for needing/having one) and seeing all the little paths branching around. Also when i'm about to leave and see a greyed out area I find myself going back to find out what I missed. I pulled the trigger because I saw the aussies playing it and well the single player is 100% different game then the MP demo. Shame they didn't release "critic" copies or such. Also saw it on sale for 45$.

Runs great on my old system 2500k(3.5ghz) win 7, gtx 770 4gb. 50-60fps depending on situation. Had that same thing as the demo on first startup where the logo's took forever to load/run, but on second startup they were fine.

Snap map looks cool and really open, but focusing on campaign first. Oh yea there's a story and it's just enough to be interesting without interfering.
 
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News Comments > Civilization VI Announced
33. Re: Civilization VI Announced May 12, 2016, 00:19 Linksil
 
Sepharo wrote on May 11, 2016, 23:29:
Cutter wrote on May 11, 2016, 23:25:
Fucking $80? Suck my balls! Can't say I much care for the stylized look either.

$60.
What's the deal with people using digital deluxe prices all the time lately? Same thing was happening with Overwatch.

Because the deluxe is what used to be called the normal game. Not to mention all the "cut" dlc depending on who you ask/what game. Some games you can't even get the best play options without getting the deluxe edition.
 
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News Comments > Stellaris Sales Record
25. Re: Stellaris Sales Record May 10, 2016, 23:01 Linksil
 
Darks wrote on May 10, 2016, 15:43:
Linksil wrote on May 10, 2016, 14:02:
Frijoles wrote on May 10, 2016, 10:48:
25% off coupon over at GMG, bringing the cost to $30. If Doom wasn't launching in 2 days... ugg. Too many games.

I'd love it if I could get a 25% off DOOM. Still on the fence and that would prob tip it over. 30$ for this is way too tempting. Oh yea don't forget Uncharted 4 came out this week.

you can, its called G2A.com and its about 34 dollars on their site.

I've had a few friends say they all got screwed out of money with bad codes on G2A so i've avoided it over the years.
 
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News Comments > Stellaris Sales Record
15. Re: Stellaris Sales Record May 10, 2016, 14:02 Linksil
 
Frijoles wrote on May 10, 2016, 10:48:
25% off coupon over at GMG, bringing the cost to $30. If Doom wasn't launching in 2 days... ugg. Too many games.

I'd love it if I could get a 25% off DOOM. Still on the fence and that would prob tip it over. 30$ for this is way too tempting. Oh yea don't forget Uncharted 4 came out this week.
 
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
7. Re: Evening Tech Bits May 6, 2016, 10:59 Linksil
 
descender wrote on May 6, 2016, 09:58:
All they will have to do to force you to upgrade is stop patching your old OS. Don't look for conspiracies where there is no need for one.

It was 1/2 joke and 1/2 worry. If they stop patching it's not a force upgrade. It's just with all the crap they pulled on win10 it's not hard to expect something like this.
 
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News Comments > Evening Tech Bits
3. Re: Evening Tech Bits May 6, 2016, 02:43 Linksil
 
Does this mean It will finally remove that damn box from the corner of the screen without hacking your own ini's. Oh wait it means they're just going to force upgrade everyone that hasn't.  
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News Comments > New CoD Title Revealed?
8. Re: New CoD Title Revealed? Apr 27, 2016, 11:53 Linksil
 
I'm in the same boat. Except I didn't even buy the last two because of this very reason. Funny thing was I was just talking to some co workers about the same thing and how I another series was deciding to skip a year about this time. I would LOVE a 4 year cycle on these with the 4th year being some kind of totally different game or new ip.  
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News Comments > Paragon Beta Weekend
2. Re: 404 error! Apr 26, 2016, 11:40 Linksil
 
Why not just you know... put out a real beta and let people at it? I hate these weekend only beta's(really demos at this point) that leave the people that work on weekends out in the cold for looking at games.  
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News Comments > DOOM PC Support Details
8. Re: Morning Mobilization Apr 23, 2016, 01:11 Linksil
 
Scottish Martial Arts wrote on Apr 22, 2016, 22:41:
NotOneOfUs wrote on Apr 22, 2016, 21:29:
Where's the setting to make it not feel like Halo?

So did Halo speed up by like a factor of ten in its 4th and 5th installment? Or are people seeing a weapon limit and a melee attack and able to make no other comparison?

I didn't care for the beta, but Halo's slow movement speed, regenerating health, relative player vulnerability, and atypical weapons were no where to be seen. I honestly don't see where the Halo comparison is coming from, unless its just a generic way of saying "I didn't like it."

DOOM beta movement felt slower then any Halo game i've played(that's all but the last one) Look of the armor, two wep limit,loadouts, specials, same slow speed, melee are where most of it's coming from. Weapon damage felt the same to me too except the RL felt SO under powered even on direct shots. Levels were so small you prob thought it was faster then it is.
 
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News Comments > DOOM Open Beta Opens
32. Re: DOOM Open Beta Opens Apr 15, 2016, 23:15 Linksil
 
Overwatch feels like a faster game. Playing both today and some marvel heroes, i'd say the slowest in overwatch is = to DOOM marine for speed. So sad. Only way DOOM is fast is that fact that most guns except the RL will one shot you and you respawn fast. Levels are so small that you will to be in the action as you respawn, and slow movement means no tactical combat. Don't get me started on the "finishing moves" and how they basically mean you die in animation lock.  
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News Comments > DOOM Open Beta Opens
10. Re: DOOM Open Beta Opens Apr 15, 2016, 12:46 Linksil
 
I'm having issues with the sounds in game. The super shotgun is ultra quiet and for some reason it seems like there's no footsteps/markers for tracking people. Also the game feels really really slow. I keep wanting to hit shift to run and realize it's the push to talk key by default. When you get shot and the only queue is red flashing which blends in with the rest of the UI/level colors the sounds issues become way worse too.  
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News Comments > Morning Consolidation
2. Re: Morning Consolidation Mar 24, 2016, 13:23 Linksil
 
More likely this is an early prototype for PS5. But you know rumors make better news.  
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News Comments > More Ubisoft Versus Vivendi
10. Re: More Ubisoft Versus Vivendi Mar 24, 2016, 13:19 Linksil
 
I don't see ubisoft as not having talent... I see it as them limiting and keeping the talent to games which are considered safe. Haven't seen anything really great/new out of them in a long time. I mean I have a good time playing a lot of the games(would be better without uplay) but there's a LOT of potential that's squashed. Never go into a ubi game with much hope for innovation.

Reading this and thinking about what I know of the company from other press it seems like they're talking about two different things.
 
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