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Nickname eRe4s3r
Email Concealed by request
Description 3D-Modeller, Anime Geek, Internet Addict, Lurker
Homepage http://ere4s3r.deviantart.com
Signed On Jan 29, 2009, 14:16
Total Comments 12654 (Ninja)
User ID 54727
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 4 Premium Membership for Free
13. Re: Battlefield 4 Premium Membership for Free Sep 12, 2018, 15:52 eRe4s3r
 
SpectralMeat wrote on Sep 12, 2018, 13:27:
OldDirtyEwok wrote on Sep 12, 2018, 13:01:

I have no issues finding games, I use server browser tho

That's interesting.
I'll check the filters, maybe I have something turned on and that's why I don't get any servers.

Use Battlelog + Better Battlelog plugin, to filter out the broken player numbers, otherwise you won't find any servers as they all appear full (even though they aren't)
 
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News Comments > Evening Legal Briefs
2. Re: Evening Legal Briefs Sep 12, 2018, 05:50 eRe4s3r
 
RedEye9 wrote on Sep 11, 2018, 19:32:
EA has to let this go to court, it's a major source of income.


So I should cheer for the Belgian court then? Got it.
 
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Free Premium Pass
2. Re: Battlefield 1 Free Premium Pass Sep 11, 2018, 19:55 eRe4s3r
 
Anyone else had a laugh when EA sent the Beta email survey? 95% of it was about the fucking story and reward/loot systems. Which aren't even 1% of this games problems.. lmao  
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News Comments > Sunday Consolidation
2. Re: Sunday Consolidation Sep 9, 2018, 14:21 eRe4s3r
 
DangerDog wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 13:59:
Maddie, You ripped my heart out you cold hearted bitch!

It's got MAD and DIE already in the name.. and the name is game. (Make lots of friends, especially all Maddies, when you pronounce it shoutingly "MAD! DIE!")
 
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
26. Re: Saturday Metaverse Sep 9, 2018, 14:08 eRe4s3r
 
Orogogus wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 14:01:
eRe4s3r wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 12:10:
Beamer wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 08:35:
I just don't get these arguments. Businesses and services have rules/terms of service. When you violate them, you are penalized. When you continue violating them, you are banned.

Bluesnews has terms of service. Blue has banned people before. Is that wrong? Infowars has Terms of Service. Those terms state very clearly that:

You will not post anything libelous, defamatory, harmful, threatening, harassing, abusive, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, racially or ethnically objectionable, or otherwise illegal.
You will not make threats to other users or people not associated with the site.
If you violate these rules, your posts and/or user name will be deleted.
Remember: you are a guest here. It is not censorship if you violate the rules and your post is deleted. All civilizations have rules and if you violate them you can expect to be ostracized from the tribe.

I don't get why everyone here thinks Twitter and Apple can't enforce their terms of service, yet other people can. Alex Jones was on his TV show Friday screaming that the violent revolution would start on 10/6 and people needed to prepare themselves. Is that not grounds for being kicked the hell off of these platforms, even if endlessly harassing Sandy Hook parents isn't? Or riling up people so much against a random pizza joint that a guy shows up with a gun?

In Germany, court ruled just 2 days ago that TOS limiting freedom of speech is null and void, just FYI. You as facebook can not willy nilly remove opinions you don't like if it violates freedom of speech, which ranks higher than the house right you might have.

So yeah, house rules don't matter if they inhibit basic law.

I feel like there's context you're not presenting, because pretty much every message board has rules, and would therefore be illegal as you've presented it. Stay on topic? Illegal. No trolling or flamebait? Illegal. Don't insult other posters? Illegal. Don't argue with the moderators? Nope.

It seems to me that if freedom of speech were as sacrosanct as suggested here, then the EU's prized privacy laws wouldn't exist.

It's because the context is more complex and I may have shorthanded it ,p

Facebook deleted something that did not violate it's "rules" but was reported by other people
Person whose post got deleted sued
Person made a court find that the deletion was illegal and violated her freedom of speech and the ban violated the law

Facebook declared that the ban was according to it's TOS, the court ruled that it was NOT because parts of the TOS violated the law.

So if you ban people you need to make sure the reason is really the rules you declared and that your reasons are covered not just by house right. Banning people without a reason that matches up in court (especially if your are facebook) is a no-no. The court also declared part of the Facebook TOS invalid (That it can delete whatever for whatever reason)

You can check but it's obviously the German report
 
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
24. Re: Saturday Metaverse Sep 9, 2018, 13:47 eRe4s3r
 
jdreyer wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 12:32:
eRe4s3r wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 12:10:
Beamer wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 08:35:
I just don't get these arguments. Businesses and services have rules/terms of service. When you violate them, you are penalized. When you continue violating them, you are banned.

Bluesnews has terms of service. Blue has banned people before. Is that wrong? Infowars has Terms of Service. Those terms state very clearly that:

You will not post anything libelous, defamatory, harmful, threatening, harassing, abusive, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, racially or ethnically objectionable, or otherwise illegal.
You will not make threats to other users or people not associated with the site.
If you violate these rules, your posts and/or user name will be deleted.
Remember: you are a guest here. It is not censorship if you violate the rules and your post is deleted. All civilizations have rules and if you violate them you can expect to be ostracized from the tribe.

I don't get why everyone here thinks Twitter and Apple can't enforce their terms of service, yet other people can. Alex Jones was on his TV show Friday screaming that the violent revolution would start on 10/6 and people needed to prepare themselves. Is that not grounds for being kicked the hell off of these platforms, even if endlessly harassing Sandy Hook parents isn't? Or riling up people so much against a random pizza joint that a guy shows up with a gun?

In Germany, court ruled just 2 days ago that TOS limiting freedom of speech is null and void, just FYI. You as facebook can not willy nilly remove opinions you don't like if it violates freedom of speech, which ranks higher than the house right you might have.

So yeah, house rules don't matter if they inhibit basic law.
Says the country that has Volksverhetzung laws.

Which is part of the basic law (Grundgesetz) and was written by.. THE USA Volksverhetzung is and remains illegal because basic law #1 is violated by it. Alex Jones could relatively easy be put behind bars here.

In many ways the USA was better at doing things post WW2 in Germany than in the actual USA when it comes to law. And the basic law can always limit your freedom of speech. A TOS however can not.
 
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
21. Re: Saturday Metaverse Sep 9, 2018, 12:10 eRe4s3r
 
Beamer wrote on Sep 9, 2018, 08:35:
I just don't get these arguments. Businesses and services have rules/terms of service. When you violate them, you are penalized. When you continue violating them, you are banned.

Bluesnews has terms of service. Blue has banned people before. Is that wrong? Infowars has Terms of Service. Those terms state very clearly that:

You will not post anything libelous, defamatory, harmful, threatening, harassing, abusive, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, racially or ethnically objectionable, or otherwise illegal.
You will not make threats to other users or people not associated with the site.
If you violate these rules, your posts and/or user name will be deleted.
Remember: you are a guest here. It is not censorship if you violate the rules and your post is deleted. All civilizations have rules and if you violate them you can expect to be ostracized from the tribe.

I don't get why everyone here thinks Twitter and Apple can't enforce their terms of service, yet other people can. Alex Jones was on his TV show Friday screaming that the violent revolution would start on 10/6 and people needed to prepare themselves. Is that not grounds for being kicked the hell off of these platforms, even if endlessly harassing Sandy Hook parents isn't? Or riling up people so much against a random pizza joint that a guy shows up with a gun?

In Germany, court ruled just 2 days ago that TOS limiting freedom of speech is null and void, just FYI. You as facebook can not willy nilly remove opinions you don't like if it violates freedom of speech, which ranks higher than the house right you might have.

So yeah, house rules don't matter if they inhibit basic law.
 
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News Comments > The End of Democracy?
5. Re: The End of Democracy? Sep 8, 2018, 20:21 eRe4s3r
 
Rilcon wrote on Sep 8, 2018, 19:22:
https://store.steampowered.com/app/591370/Production_Line__Car_factory_simulation/

And he's still working on it as of last month,
https://www.positech.co.uk/cliffsblog/2018/08/21/maintenance-breakdowns-in-production-line/

Let's hope it's out of EA before Satisfactory releases
 
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News Comments > The End of Democracy?
3. Re: The End of Democracy? Sep 8, 2018, 17:11 eRe4s3r
 
Whatever happened with his "car builder wants to be like factorio" game?  
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News Comments > Battlefield V Beta Opens
38. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 8, 2018, 15:37 eRe4s3r
 
MoreLuckThanSkill wrote on Sep 8, 2018, 12:21:
Slightly off topic, but I had to install new drivers, 399.07 or something, for the BFV beta, and it made my GTX1070 stutter a fair amount. Rolled back one release(398.82), every other game runs fine, although of course I can't use the demo even if I still had it installed.

Anybody else get stuttering issues with that driver, 399.07? Windows 8.1 64bit.

Odds are they will release another driver after BFV release, but 399.07 broke several games for me. *Shakes fist at the sky*


none that I have noticed, on w10 with 1070 and obviously the same driver since it was forced*

What games did it break?

 
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News Comments > etc.
2. Re: etc. Sep 8, 2018, 15:35 eRe4s3r
 
BF5 - Snowflake edition ;p  
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News Comments > Battlefield V Beta Opens
36. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 8, 2018, 10:01 eRe4s3r
 
Sepharo wrote on Sep 8, 2018, 02:42:
Slick wrote on Sep 8, 2018, 01:17:
eRe4s3r wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 15:49:
Slick wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 13:52:
RedEye9 wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 08:49:
Scottish Martial Arts wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 08:18:
Slick wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 06:19:
You're joking right? "Its hard to know who to shoot at cause of the skins"??
It's happened to me once or twice.
It's happened to everyone and anyone who says they haven't done it or it hasn't happened to them just doesn't realize it.
Being color blind makes it even worse. Friendly fire isn't

Maybe I'm just special?

Literally never happened to me once that I can think of in an FPS game. The reaction and decision to fire happens much faster than if I ever bothered to see what I'm shooting at. Infact, I'd be hard pressed to tell you what class I just killed in almost any instance, unless I'm seeing their profile and see the silouette of their gun clearly. But yeah, I'm mostly seeing outlines.

*scared child's voice* I see hitboxes.

Except the outlines are identical for all... you shoot on markers, not on enemy outlines Something they said wasn't going to be a thing, except it is yet again because if everyone has a marker who is friendly then all enemies also have a marker...

I mean i only see the outline of a human form as a target, i don't process any colour or design detail before i'm shooting or not. after i kill them i have a chance to see what they look like. maybe "outline" isn't the right word, but i think you know what i mean. It all happens way too fast, nobody is trying to look for a nazi uniform or not to see if they're going to shoot, the UI very clearly shows who's an ally, and you can infer then who isn't. it's pretty simple.

That's why the persistent patch resistant "red tag" bug was so bad in the BF2 days.

Exactly, and of course I know what Slick means, but the way BF5 implemented this means playing without TAGS is impossible, there is no way to tell at even a moderate distance whether an OUTLINE is ally or enemy. Believe me, I tried. half of my play-time was doing this, running around with a G3 with first scope upgrade as assault to see if I could tell people apart after setting tag opacity down. I couldn't.

This of course means the whole thing about customization is just absurd, nothing you do to your character is gonna be really visible in battle or to the enemy, because you are busy shooting at movement since you'd have a hard time seeing ANYTHING that doesn't move. BF5 is in some way a campers dream. I honestly hadn't expected that the customization would play that little of a role, but it's really simple. Engagement distances are often very far, you can't see anything, often not even the general color of the enemy uniform. You can't tell what weapon anyone has either, assault and sniper weapons sound identical to a single shot MG attack, which is pretty bad but whatever.
 
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News Comments > etc., etc.
2. Re: etc., etc. Sep 7, 2018, 22:59 eRe4s3r
 
The fact that FIFA and NBA and NHL games have this up the whazoo makes the entire point of the article null and void.  
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News Comments > Battlefield V Beta Opens
30. Re: Morning Mobilization Sep 7, 2018, 15:49 eRe4s3r
 
Slick wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 13:52:
RedEye9 wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 08:49:
Scottish Martial Arts wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 08:18:
Slick wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 06:19:
You're joking right? "Its hard to know who to shoot at cause of the skins"??
It's happened to me once or twice.
It's happened to everyone and anyone who says they haven't done it or it hasn't happened to them just doesn't realize it.
Being color blind makes it even worse. Friendly fire isn't

Maybe I'm just special?

Literally never happened to me once that I can think of in an FPS game. The reaction and decision to fire happens much faster than if I ever bothered to see what I'm shooting at. Infact, I'd be hard pressed to tell you what class I just killed in almost any instance, unless I'm seeing their profile and see the silouette of their gun clearly. But yeah, I'm mostly seeing outlines.

*scared child's voice* I see hitboxes.

Except the outlines are identical for all... you shoot on markers, not on enemy outlines Something they said wasn't going to be a thing, except it is yet again because if everyone has a marker who is friendly then all enemies also have a marker...
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
15. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 7, 2018, 15:46 eRe4s3r
 
Beamer wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 15:45:
There's like, no difference in those before and after shots.

Sure there is, the left looks natural and the right like a freak of nature. (Bicycle legs we call them)
 
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
3. Re: Morning Tech Bits Sep 7, 2018, 15:44 eRe4s3r
 
60hz screen, lmao  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue Sep 7, 2018, 12:09 eRe4s3r
 
RedEye9 wrote on Sep 7, 2018, 11:12:
Have you tried manually installing the "improved" version of Windows Update.
Have you tried Woodys methods from infoworld. How to speed up Windows 7 Update scans—forever
Have you tried http://download.wsusoffline.net/ that eRe4s3r recommended.

I've got time today if you want to install teamviewer. I'll unleash all 3 sizes of hammers and beat on those boxes while you walk the Gunnar man.

I had a vista box that would not install either sp1 or sp2 (can't remember which). I ended up installing it manually. Only took me a day and a half to figure out. luckily it was my personal machine so the billing was easy.

For Vista you need version 9.2.4 of WSUS Offline (ESR) and a pretty strong firewall...

Since it ain't an supported OS anymore and yeah, install without slipstreamed service packs can mess you up majorly.

Equally worth noting that Vista update system SUCKS, even if WSUS sidesteps it you still have problems with updates because of the improved windows update update catalog calculation hanging, and it's a total mess to prevent it from hanging on first boot
 
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News Comments > Battlefield V Beta Opens
17. Re: Battlefield V Beta Opens Sep 6, 2018, 19:10 eRe4s3r
 
Osc8r wrote on Sep 6, 2018, 18:59:
What's the Time to Kill like i.e. does it just boil down to whoever fires first wins as some video's seem to suggest?

Think i'm still burnt out from BF1.

It's about the same as BF1, ie 5 bullets or more, or 2 sniper hits unless you get a headshot. Tried a few arounds with the G3 and was extremely unimpressed... in between making a good game and whatever this is they forgot to make gunplay fun, everything feels... weird. And the vehicles are 1:1 to BF1, honestly couldn't tell any difference aside from the slightly improved building destruction. For me this is a hard skip and instead I pre-ordered cyberpunk 2077 ;p

I gave it a fair chance though.

I dunno how to explain that, but in BF4 when you aim and do burst fire it behaves like you would expect, it just feels right, snappy and instant, in this game the weapons feel like they shoot pellets that have an ever so slight audio and visual delay. I'd chalk it up to "beta" but it ain't a beta, it is a demo. You can really feel how slow the bullets move though, and there are dozens of audio bugs. Like tanks not making ANY sound or the lack of footsteps (again...)

And seriously, but MG's shooting to the RIGHT of the barrel is just all kinds of fucked up. So much for "realistic" spread.

Add to this the absurdly stupid squad system which feels incrediblllllyyyyyyyy slow and cumbersome compared to BF4 instant switch I honestly couldn't tell if this game was supposed to be a prank or is meant for real. BF1 feels EXACTLY like this game, which is not a compliment at all for me. But if you like BF1 you will love this, it's BF1 improved.

What it isn't is the lessons they learned from nearly 2 years of BF4 patching. Nothing from that game is in BF5 and the tick-rate of the servers is 10, yes, 10, not 30, actually 10. And that's how it feels, everything has a 100ms~ server side delay to it especially noticeable when you spectate.

And just to put this into perspective, I continue to play BF4, I love that game, everything feels right, even when you hit, especially 60hz servers. Once you tasted how that feels, you can never go back. I'd even say BF1 and now BF5 feel like you have a muddy swamp around you instead of clean air. Everything is ever so slightly "off"
 
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News Comments > Battlefield V Beta Opens
12. Re: Battlefield V Beta Opens Sep 6, 2018, 16:42 eRe4s3r
 
I uninstalled it Shitty gun mechanics, floaty movement, BF1 all over again.

Also don't use DX12, that's completely borked.
 
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News Comments > Pearl Abyss Acquiring CCP Games
1. Re: Pearl Abyss Acquiring CCP Games Sep 6, 2018, 12:01 eRe4s3r
 
CCP will about as independent as Blizzard is from Activision... and that is, ZERO  
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