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Signed On Jul 12, 2000, 17:57
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News Comments > Battlefield 1 Teaser Trailer
22. Re: Battlefield 1 Teaser Trailer Jun 7, 2016, 16:28 DangerDog
 
The same club will be used to revive teammates.

 
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News Comments > etc.
4. Re: etc. Jun 4, 2016, 14:29 DangerDog
 
Free or not, it makes no difference.

Goliath's like Disney are slow moving but will destroy the lives of everyone involved in the project.

People never seem to learn, if you want to do something like this you go completely under the radar and just release it anonymously to a torrent. If they can't trace it back to the source it they can't shut it down.

Disney shut these guys down for using "light swords"

[url=https://entertainment.slashdot.org/story/16/04/10/0537210/free-lightsaber-event-now-battling-lucasfilms-lawyers[/url]
 
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News Comments > Project Highrise Trailer
2. Re: Project Highrise Trailer Jun 2, 2016, 13:09 DangerDog
 
Sim Tower suffered from performance issues once you created something resembling a skyscraper. The concept is cool but I would rather have something more realistic and at least 3/4 3D perspective instead of 2D.

 
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News Comments > Obduction Next Month
3. Re: Obduction Next Month Jun 2, 2016, 13:00 DangerDog
 
Complaining to Valve about lack of VR headset support is barking up the wrong tree, complain to Cyan if you want to get your headset supported.

This looks like another lifeless walking simulator. Interactive NPC AI is really hard work apparently.

 
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News Comments > Titanfall 2 Release Window Narrowed
14. Re: Titanfall 2 Release Window Narrowed Jun 2, 2016, 12:51 DangerDog
 
CJ_Parker wrote on Jun 2, 2016, 10:38:
Tachikoma wrote on Jun 2, 2016, 10:00:
Single player would be awesome but I don`t see this happening

Duuuuuudddeee. Easy. SP campaign has been confirmado (though it will apparently come out later as DLC or something):

http://www.ign.com/articles/2016/02/07/titanfall-2-will-have-a-single-player-campaign

Oh man, not the TV tie in crap again. I mean it could be done as some sort of mocap cartoon using in game assets but these things get blown way out of budget scope.

Now it all makes sense why DICE went WW1 for Battlefield though, 2142 sequel would have been at odds for Tittyfall 2.

I'd rather have had BF2142 sequel myself.
 
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News Comments > Starbreeze Acquires Cinemaware Catalog
4. Re: Starbreeze Acquires Cinemaware Catalog May 31, 2016, 21:41 DangerDog
 
These are all from the days of the Amiga, they did an HD remake of Wings and Defender of the Crown.

They forgot to upgrade the gameplay though.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
3. Re: Sunday Tech Bits May 29, 2016, 18:38 DangerDog
 
Version 2 of the VR headsets with 4k UHD Display, worth waiting for.  
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News Comments > No Man's Sky Delay Confirmed
12. Re: No Man's Sky Delay Confirmed May 28, 2016, 19:30 DangerDog
 
All those console kiddies throwing a temper tantrum over a couple of weeks delay. Bigcry

Considering how unaccommodating gamers are to open sandbox games like Elite Dangerous I can't see this being a success without a hand holding scripted campaign.
 
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News Comments > Mirror's Edge Catalyst Trailer
7. Re: Mirror's Edge Catalyst Trailer May 26, 2016, 04:50 DangerDog
 
Yeah, that part isn't for me. I would have been more interested in exploring the city if it were more detailed. I guess it's down to priorities but you don't even need to glitch out of the confines of the playable area to see the lack of detail. I'm not expecting the full version to be any different than the beta, they're down to the wire and are just fixing bugs.

I love stuff like this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IQnl_yxEGi8

I can spend hours just walking around in a game world like GTA V and check out the architecture and textures, but in Catalyst the attention to detail drops off a cliff when you explore instead of being a reward onto itself.
 
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News Comments > New Unreal Tournament Map
2. Re: New Unreal Tournament Map May 26, 2016, 01:01 DangerDog
 
Delorean back in production  
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News Comments > Mirror's Edge Catalyst Trailer
5. Re: Mirror's Edge Catalyst Trailer May 25, 2016, 21:34 DangerDog
 
Played the beta for a few hours and although it's touting the new Frostbite engine it didn't seem much improved from the first one, on the surface it looks and plays well enough but the open world aspect falls flat if you go off script and want to do any urban exploration.

The open world missions were repetitive and boring, I'm not into doing perfect runs to get a fast time on a leader board. It felt like a lot of the pseudo open world racing games that EA makes, the fact that they're virtually devoid of life makes the experience less than ideal and that's the vibe I got from the beta, pretty on the surface but don't look too closely otherwise it falls apart and the corners cut start to show.

I imagine if you just stick to the scripted story it'll be worth a playthough but I'll wait for a discount price before taking the plunge.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
9. Re: Out of the Blue May 23, 2016, 14:17 DangerDog
 
VaranDragon wrote on May 23, 2016, 14:00:
Im short(or near)-sighted. I wonder if I would need to wear glasses, considering the RIFT's screen is actually pretty close to one's face anyway?

only way to find out is to try one on, I'm near-sighted and can use google cardboard without glasses just fine.
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue May 23, 2016, 13:54 DangerDog
 
Maybe you could get a pair of glasses that would work better with the Rift? I don't think contacts would be a good fit for gaming because you tend to not blink as much when playing games intensely.  
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
2. Re: Morning Tech Bits May 23, 2016, 13:51 DangerDog
 
Palmer even said that there wouldn't be such locks on VR software for the Rift, that didn't last long.

Riftbook will have to unleash their army of lawyers now.
 
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News Comments > Elite Dangerous Expansion Next Week
7. Re: Elite Dangerous Expansion Next Week May 20, 2016, 22:31 DangerDog
 
I wouldn't say never on a story campaign, I just don't think they have the modules in place to do it up right. Wait till you can walk around inside ships and on space stations.

 
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News Comments > Free Forge - Halo 5: Guardians Edition for Windows 10 Announced
12. Re: Free Forge - Halo 5: Guardians Edition for Windows 10 Announced May 20, 2016, 14:40 DangerDog
 
/Price is Right fail horn  
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News Comments > etc.
6. Re: etc. May 19, 2016, 17:27 DangerDog
 
It was the right decision financially, captured the hype of the new movie even though there's zero content that ties it to the force awakens directly (yeah there's that one map Jakku but it's set in the OT time period).

Also, if the movie had bombed they would have lost a lot of money. The movie should have bombed, it was a horrible Star Wars movie.

The rumor is that the next battlefront will be based off of Rouge One, again set in the OT time period - they can recycle all the assets from the first one so that makes sense.
 
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News Comments > Google's Daydream VR
1. Re: Google's Daydream VR May 18, 2016, 22:42 DangerDog
 
Drift is one of the biggest issues with current Cardboard VR, what they should develop is a way to track eye movement within the VR space for hands free UI control. They sort of have it by moving your head to view a UI element on screen but if you could combine the two you could create shortcuts like moving your eyes to the edge and then center could be a command event, long blink left or right etc.  
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News Comments > Homefront: The Revolution Released
21. Re: Homefront: The Revolution Released May 18, 2016, 13:58 DangerDog
 
Wesp5 wrote on May 18, 2016, 03:13:
I still can't get over the stupid setting. I mean North Korea occuping the USA? How could this even be remotely possible?

By 2016 the US had turned to socialism and by 2020 it was a complete failed state much like so many socialist countries before, after much civil unrest and rioting China sends in North Korean proxy armies to establish order from the ruins.
 
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News Comments > Acer Partners for StarVR
8. Re: Acer Partners for StarVR May 15, 2016, 15:43 DangerDog
 
Cart before the horse, all this VR stuff is still too experimental to go mainstream.  
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