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Signed On Oct 16, 2009, 20:41
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News Comments > Project Highrise Trailer
3. Re: Project Highrise Trailer Jun 2, 2016, 14:44 ForgedReality
 
Let's hope it has realistic physics so we can prove jet fuel doesn't melt steel beams.

#toosoon?
 
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News Comments > Titanfall 2 Release Window Narrowed
16. Re: Titanfall 2 Release Window Narrowed Jun 2, 2016, 13:24 ForgedReality
 
MajorD wrote on Jun 2, 2016, 11:34:
Wow, I didn't realize the first one was good enough to justify a 2nd.


It's been planned to be a trilogy for a long time.
 
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News Comments > Morning Safety Dance
1. Re: Morning Safety Dance Jun 1, 2016, 12:34 ForgedReality
 
"Flaw" is the new "backdoor".  
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News Comments > Witcher III: The Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine Released
34. Re: Witcher III: The Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine Released May 31, 2016, 19:44 ForgedReality
 
Yifes wrote on May 31, 2016, 19:03:
Tipsy McStagger wrote on May 31, 2016, 16:27:
What is the exact problem you guys have with combat? Can you narrow it down from "I DON'T LIKE IT" to what you think is broken about it?

Myself, I find it should have had more directional input. Like Holding forward and attack does a different attack than backwards and attack.

Otherwise, for what it is, I usually just roll out/roll in and tap attack and roll out/roll in. I do not use their light dodge mechanic and I've done fine with this.

It's been a while since I've played the game, but the Witcher combat felt very "clunky" compared to the Souls games and Bloodborne. Sometimes the game autotargets and sticks you to an enemy, and moves your character in relation to that enemy, NOT where your camera/control stick is directing Geralt. Also, all of your sword moves had waayyy to much flourish and wind up animation, which looks cool but is impractical and does not play well.

This doesn't matter much on easier difficulty levels, but on the highest levels it's very annoying. When I die in Bloodborne/Souls, I know I fucked up. When I die in Witcher 3, a lot of the times it's because of some stupid game quirk, which becomes frustrating.

Also, the difficulty of the combat was very uneven. I played the entire game on Death March (with a XBOX controller), and while the beginning ~10 levels were challenging, the latter half of the game was a cakewalk.

Anyways, the combat is not BAD, it's just the weakest part of an otherwise outstanding game.

The flourish is one of the best parts of the combat. It's not at all useless. Being in a group of enemies and hitting four at a time feels very cool and satisfying. This isn't until a little later in the game though.
 
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News Comments > Witcher III: The Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine Released
12. Re: Witcher III: The Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine Released May 31, 2016, 13:05 ForgedReality
 
ItBurn wrote on May 31, 2016, 11:41:
I'll be playing them eventually, in super easy mode, because the combat is terrible.

I don't know why people say this. The combat is fine. Have you even played the game? You want to dumb it down because it's "terrible," or you just lack the proper skill and it's too "hard?" Hmm...
 
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News Comments > GTA Online Update Next Month
2. Re: GTA Online Update Next Month May 28, 2016, 05:11 ForgedReality
 
Sure do wish I could actually experience any of this content. Cheaters deserve to be dragged through the streets and whipped. I paid for a game that I can only experience a tiny fraction of. Not cool.  
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News Comments > Dota 2 Beta Adds Vulkan Support
2. Re: Dota 2 Beta Adds Vulkan Support May 24, 2016, 13:30 ForgedReality
 
jdreyer wrote on May 24, 2016, 13:25:
I wonder what the point is. DOTA isn't a very graphically intense game to begin with.

It can be in a 10 man fight with the settings cranked up. Once ults start flying off everywhere, shit can get pretty crazy.

Anyway, this isn't about performance, this is about getting away from the reliance on Microsoft and DX, which is never a bad thing, imo.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
11. Re: Sunday Tech Bits May 23, 2016, 02:13 ForgedReality
 
Still waiting for Big Pascal. This shit isn't the flagship. That's why its performance isn't all that it could have been.  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
13. Re: Steam Top 10 May 23, 2016, 00:32 ForgedReality
 
Ant wrote on May 22, 2016, 23:39:
Quboid wrote on May 22, 2016, 22:23:
Ant wrote on May 22, 2016, 22:04:
rudra wrote on May 22, 2016, 18:46:
getting ASCII art to work here is a fucking chore dude
Does BN even support fixed width fonts to make ASCII art work?


+---------------+
| Use Code Tags |
+---------------+


Spacing doesn't work, any number of spaces just becomes one. Needs Frans to changes spaces in the code tag to non-breaking spaces.
Ah!

L     I     K     E
T     H     I     S

DUH!
 
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News Comments > King's Quest Episode One Free
17. Re: King's Quest Episode One Free May 19, 2016, 11:20 ForgedReality
 
One moment that will always stick out in my memory is the part in KQV where you get King Antony to swarm the hay stack with his ant colony and get you a golden needle out of it. Also, I really enjoyed the desert part for some reason. I don't remember the other KQ games before or after it. Damn, I need to somehow get them all and do a playthrough.

As for Full Throttle, back in the day it was kind of cool, but really, it's little more than like a 15 minute diversion, start to finish. :/
 
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
3. Re: Evening Safety Dance May 12, 2016, 10:13 ForgedReality
 
uBlock Origin. Always.  
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News Comments > Grand Theft Auto Online Update Plans
5. Re: Grand Theft Auto Online Update Plans May 10, 2016, 08:50 ForgedReality
 
Sempai wrote on May 10, 2016, 06:12:
ForgedReality wrote on May 10, 2016, 01:15:
Yeah. I haven't even been able to do a single heist, and that was one of the features I was really looking forward to.

How come you haven't been able to do heists? I'm out of the loop.

And am i the only one who feels the community of gamers at large today are a bunch of useless mouth breathers?

What is with the epidemic of cheating in games today?
Why do you bother playing games at all? It's certainly not for the challenge or skill level..

I do not get it. I just don't..

And yes the Ubisofts and 2k's should get flack for not monitoring and enforcing, but maybe they're not the problem here, the people playing their games are.

Because these shitty assholes ruin everything. You can't go online in that game without some prick coming along and grieving everyone. There's no time to find someone looking to do a heist and I don't have enough friends in the game to set one up since it's impossible to play long enough to find someone who isn't a fucking dick.
 
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News Comments > Grand Theft Auto Online Update Plans
3. Re: Grand Theft Auto Online Update Plans May 10, 2016, 01:15 ForgedReality
 
Yeah. I haven't even been able to do a single heist, and that was one of the features I was really looking forward to.  
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News Comments > The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine This Month?
7. Re: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine This Month? May 9, 2016, 12:43 ForgedReality
 
I got one of the "bad" endings because I got greedy. But it was cool as hell nonetheless.

I already have the first expansion. This one is a no-brainer.
 
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News Comments > Op Ed
5. Re: Op Ed May 7, 2016, 10:25 ForgedReality
 
Sounds like a whole lot of qq to me from some scorned white knight.  
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News Comments > NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced
7. Re: NVIDIA GTX 1000 Series Announced May 7, 2016, 10:22 ForgedReality
 
CJ_Parker wrote on May 7, 2016, 10:19:
eRe4s3r wrote on May 7, 2016, 09:34:
Hopefully the 1070 will be affordable and actually ship in quantity...

GTX 1070:

- Available June 10, 2016
- MSRP $379 for the base model or $449 for the Founder's Edition (probably better cooling and OC'ability)

The supposedly much better 1080 will be available by the end of this month for $599.

Still holding out for full Pascal though. Not this gimped, midrange shit. Early 2017 for that.
 
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News Comments > DOOM Launch Trailer & System Requirements
15. Re: DOOM Launch Trailer & System Requirements May 6, 2016, 02:20 ForgedReality
 
This game is going to be so fucking terrible. It's not Doom, it's fucking Serious Sam.

http://bennyhillthis.com/?v=RO90omga8D4
 
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News Comments > AMD Crimson Beta Drivers
2. Re: AMD Crimson Beta Drivers May 5, 2016, 14:08 ForgedReality
 
Jesus. AMD is still doing that? When I had my 4870x2, they would ALWAYS break Crossfire every other driver update and they'd always have to release a hotfix for it, but it usually didn't come until months later. nVidia ecosystem is just so much better. AMD was always a huge pain in the ass for me.  
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News Comments > Wolfenstein: The Old Blood with DOOM Pre-Purchases
25. Re: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood with DOOM Pre-Purchases May 5, 2016, 10:25 ForgedReality
 
Posting this for teh lulz.

http://bennyhillthis.com/?v=KSZ4tSoumNk
 
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News Comments > Wolfenstein: The Old Blood with DOOM Pre-Purchases
23. Re: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood with DOOM Pre-Purchases May 5, 2016, 09:44 ForgedReality
 
Guess I'm spoiled with my 150mbit. GTA 5 only took me a couple hours to download and it's almost twice as big.

SUCKS TO BE YOU!
 
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