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Re: CD PROJEKT Lawsuit Submission Next Month
May 26, 2021, 09:27
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Re: CD PROJEKT Lawsuit Submission Next Month May 26, 2021, 09:27
May 26, 2021, 09:27
 
One hopes the take-away is "don't release unfinished games" and not "don't release ambitious games"...

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Re: Midday Tech Bits
May 12, 2021, 09:58
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Re: Midday Tech Bits May 12, 2021, 09:58
May 12, 2021, 09:58
 
TorTorden wrote on May 12, 2021, 07:53:

It also really doesn't matter.
The reason to get a soundcard is because you think you need better digital to analog and you are the foaming at the ears type audiophile that seems to believe that any audio signal is 'unpure" or tainted when it's been through an HDMI cable.

And yes those people exist.


This article of course is nothing but "Hey 35-40 something's, remember soundcards. They still exist, but you don't really need one, but advertisers wanted us to remind you that they exist"

Sure, those people exist, but there's also a middle-ground of folks who understand that mobo audio just isn't that great and there is something to be gained from improved audio -- be you an audiophile or just someone who understands that situational awareness or better comms can give you an edge. You don't have to be John Cusack raving about vinyl to want better than on-board audio.

But the spectrum beyond your "mobo sound is fine" crowd have a ton of good options that aren't sound cards -- if you want those features, you can just grab a DAC or a DAC/amp stack and get everything a sound card does in an external device that isn't taking up cycles, real estate, cooling, and power inside your case.

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Re: Out of the Blue
Nov 13, 2019, 12:05
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Re: Out of the Blue Nov 13, 2019, 12:05
Nov 13, 2019, 12:05
 
Nobody posted this?:

Dog Wick

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Re: Out of the Blue
Nov 1, 2019, 14:34
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Re: Out of the Blue Nov 1, 2019, 14:34
Nov 1, 2019, 14:34
 
Am I excited about Blade Runner Month?

I dunno...let me ask my Avatar...

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Re: John Wick Hex Next Month
Sep 20, 2019, 10:43
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Re: John Wick Hex Next Month Sep 20, 2019, 10:43
Sep 20, 2019, 10:43
 
Interesting.

Movie tie-ins are rarely worth a play, and it's on EGS, so I guess when it hits Steam there'll be plenty of reviews out...

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Re: Cyberpunk 2077 Getting Post-Release Multiplayer & Free DLC
Sep 4, 2019, 14:25
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Re: Cyberpunk 2077 Getting Post-Release Multiplayer & Free DLC Sep 4, 2019, 14:25
Sep 4, 2019, 14:25
 
Kxmode wrote on Sep 4, 2019, 13:53:
CJ_Parker wrote on Sep 4, 2019, 11:43:
Fuck multiplayer. The end is nigh... Raincloud Raincloud Raincloud

Dude! RTFM!

1. Post-Release Multiplayer

2. "the only thing we said about multiplayer was that it was in R&D"

3. "As we're getting closer to launching 'single player' Cyberpunk 2077 in Apr. 2020"

4. "once we’re done — invite you for some multiplayer action."

TL;DR - Multiplayer is a separate development that is not part of the core single-player experience. ATM, CDPR's focus is on the single-player game for launch. Multiplayer will release like a gameplay expansion similar to GTA5 being released as a full-fledged game with GTA Online being a separate multiplayer experience.

You really need to stop the knee-jerk reaction drama. It's unbecoming.

[westerndrawl]

Logicin' and reasonin' is hangin' offenses in these parts, mister!

Sumbody git a rope!

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Re: Evening Legal Briefs
Aug 27, 2019, 09:09
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Re: Evening Legal Briefs Aug 27, 2019, 09:09
Aug 27, 2019, 09:09
 
JTW wrote on Aug 27, 2019, 02:24:
On Steam only? Yay!

On Uplay only? Sure!

On Origin only? Ok!

On GoG only? Yep!

On Epic only? FRAGRUL BLARGH FRUMPLE *frothing at the mouth* BOYCOTT THE WORLD!

Some people draw the line in a funny place.


If any of those others were guilty of reasons I will never do business with EGS, then I'd boycott them, too.

Steam is Steam. Not perfect but value added.

Uplay and Origin exclusives are publisher exclusives. I don't like it, but they kind of have that right.

GoG is demonstrably not evil.

EGS is a different animal, and if you can't see the difference, vaya con Dios, make your own choices.


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Re: Kerbal Space Program 2 Announced
Aug 20, 2019, 13:07
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Re: Kerbal Space Program 2 Announced Aug 20, 2019, 13:07
Aug 20, 2019, 13:07
 
Some of the best money I ever spent on an early access game...or any game...

Would be an auto-buy if was being developed by Squad. Instead, I will start off with the assumption that this will be awful and work up from there if warranted.


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Re: Cliff Empire Rises
Aug 8, 2019, 10:58
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Re: Cliff Empire Rises Aug 8, 2019, 10:58
Aug 8, 2019, 10:58
 
Holy @#$%! It's Space Sauron!!

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Re: The Last Stand Announced
Aug 7, 2019, 13:14
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Re: The Last Stand Announced Aug 7, 2019, 13:14
Aug 7, 2019, 13:14
 
Blue,

Shouldn't that read "The Last Spell Announced"?

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Re: Oxygen Not Included Released
Aug 1, 2019, 09:21
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Re: Oxygen Not Included Released Aug 1, 2019, 09:21
Aug 1, 2019, 09:21
 

No...no no no...clicks too many of my geek boxes.

Chance of toxic addiction too risky.

Must...resist...

...can't...reach...utility belt!


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Re: They Are Billions Released
Jun 19, 2019, 10:01
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Re: They Are Billions Released Jun 19, 2019, 10:01
Jun 19, 2019, 10:01
 

Nice Sagan reference, Blue.

"It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring." -- Dr. Carl Sagan

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Re: Naval Action Sets Sail
Jun 13, 2019, 14:57
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Re: Naval Action Sets Sail Jun 13, 2019, 14:57
Jun 13, 2019, 14:57
 
Anyone have recent experience with this?

Had an eye on it for quite awhile, but haven't followed it recently.

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Re: The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Announced
Jun 13, 2019, 09:51
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Re: The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics Announced Jun 13, 2019, 09:51
Jun 13, 2019, 09:51
 
Weird. My brother and I were just talking about this movie.

How random.

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Re: Starbase Programming Video
Jun 13, 2019, 09:27
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Re: Starbase Programming Video Jun 13, 2019, 09:27
Jun 13, 2019, 09:27
 
Right, but then you never would have...oh...nevermind.

(*grin*)

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Re: Hyperspace Delivery Service Arrives
Jun 6, 2019, 16:58
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Re: Hyperspace Delivery Service Arrives Jun 6, 2019, 16:58
Jun 6, 2019, 16:58
 
Now I have the Futurama theme stuck in my head.

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Re: Kerbal Space Program Launches Breaking Ground Expansion
May 31, 2019, 10:37
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Re: Kerbal Space Program Launches Breaking Ground Expansion May 31, 2019, 10:37
May 31, 2019, 10:37
 
More KSP is always a good thing.

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Re: City of Brass Free on Epic Games Store
May 31, 2019, 08:59
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Re: City of Brass Free on Epic Games Store May 31, 2019, 08:59
May 31, 2019, 08:59
 
Look, I'm from the City of Brass, and I don't want this @#$%^ going mainstream.

There goes the neighborhood...

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Re: Out of the Blue
Apr 26, 2019, 10:20
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Re: Out of the Blue Apr 26, 2019, 10:20
Apr 26, 2019, 10:20
 
I dunno about all this sports talk, here, Blue...

...could you pretend this is about Madden, maybe?

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Re: Suicide Squad Game Rumor
Apr 18, 2019, 16:06
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Re: Suicide Squad Game Rumor Apr 18, 2019, 16:06
Apr 18, 2019, 16:06
 

If good games make bad movies, then this game is going to be @#$%ing amazing.

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