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News Comments > Morning Mobilization
6. Re: Morning Mobilization Apr 4, 2018, 17:02 El Pit
 
The drone went to "Kill Mankind" in seconds. Skynet must have taken it over.

What did Reagan say? "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" And only about 30 years later - Russians are still working on it.

In Russia, drones break new windows into walls!
 
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News Comments > Valve Addresses Steam Machines
10. Re: Valve Addresses Steam Machines Apr 4, 2018, 13:24 El Pit
 
afka Rossini wrote on Apr 4, 2018, 12:33:
Make Half-Life 3 a SteamOS exclusive. Problem solved.

The Half-Life problem would be solved. Forever. It wouldn not sell.
 
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News Comments > Valve Addresses Steam Machines
8. Re: Skyrim Creation Club Launches with Survival Mode Apr 4, 2018, 13:22 El Pit
 
Kajetan wrote on Apr 4, 2018, 11:11:
Valve has to invest in MARKETING Linux or SteamOS as a gaming platform. When nobody knows what you have, why should it become more popular?

Marketing alone won't help. SteamOS would also become just about as accessible and user friendly as Windows. Marketing can't fix this.
 
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News Comments > Valve Addresses Steam Machines
7. Re: Valve Addresses Steam Machines Apr 4, 2018, 13:20 El Pit
 
Steam machines aren't dead, they just smell funny!  
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News Comments > Shadow of War Dropping Microtransactions
20. Re: Shadow of War Dropping Microtransactions Apr 3, 2018, 15:27 El Pit
 
I guess #EndOrcSlaveTrade worked?  
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News Comments > April Fool's Stragglers
1. Re: Introducing the New T-Mobile Sidekicks: The World’s First Smartshoephone Apr 2, 2018, 16:49 El Pit
 
It's REAL!

https://youtu.be/hHrnLOb1hTA?t=59s
 
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News Comments > R.I.P. Steam Machines?
15. Re: R.I.P. Steam Machines? Apr 2, 2018, 14:21 El Pit
 
Pepe wrote on Apr 2, 2018, 12:30:
Valve can semi easily fix this, all they have to do is release HL2 ep3 on steamos only followed 6 months to 1 year later by HL3 (as long as they don't suck)

I think that's one of Valves big misstakes with these machines, they did not bring out new games for it themselves.

And risk to get the same heat that Microsoft and Sony get for their console exclusives? To risk the goodwill of the gamers? I doubt it.
 
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News Comments > R.I.P. Steam Machines?
9. Re: R.I.P. Steam Machines? Apr 2, 2018, 11:35 El Pit
 
Cutter wrote on Apr 2, 2018, 11:25:
Until Linux looks like and as is as easy to use as Windows it'll always remain niche.

QFT Linux is not even trying to compete with windows until it can be used as conveniently without background knowledge as "the OS from hell" Windows.
 
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News Comments > Five Free Games with Twitch Prime
1. Re: Five Free Games with Twitch Prime Apr 2, 2018, 10:12 El Pit
 
DubWars? I remember the band Dub War from the UK - they were an amazing but shortlived live band. Their first album "Pain" is awesome!  
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News Comments > Steam Top 10
2. Re: Steam Top 10 Apr 1, 2018, 12:31 El Pit
 
Soooo... I guess FC5 is selling pretty well?  
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
3. Re: Out of the Blue Apr 1, 2018, 12:28 El Pit
 
Happy easter, dear Blue and family and dear Blue's News veterans!  
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News Comments > Saturday Metaverse
10. Re: Saturday Metaverse Apr 1, 2018, 03:39 El Pit
 
Let me guess: Bezos did not pay anything/enough to support Trump's campaign? Or Trump (or some of his supporters) did invest in a competitor of Amazon?

On the other hand: it would be amazing if not only Amazon, but also other big companies like Apple, Microsoft, Google, et al. would pay fair taxes - as all US citizens should do. This way a general health insurance and general pension insurance could easily be financed which would be a nice step forward from the 1800s pioneer (take whatever you can - screw the other people) idea to the 1900s (together we are stronger and better).
 
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News Comments > Saturday Patches
2. Re: Saturday Patches Apr 1, 2018, 03:28 El Pit
 
jdreyer wrote on Mar 31, 2018, 18:53:
Sooo...
Does this Star Citizen update run faster than 5 frames per second? Dare I download 50 GB to find out?

No, please wait for the beta (featuring raytracing, VR, RTS mode, city/planet building - ETA: 2030).
 
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News Comments > AirMech Strike Strikes
3. Re: AirMech Strike Strikes Mar 31, 2018, 11:08 El Pit
 
AirMac - Sponsored by McD and Nike!  
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News Comments > Uwe Boll's Rampage
13. Re: Uwe Boll's Rampage Mar 31, 2018, 08:30 El Pit
 
Muscular Beaver wrote on Mar 31, 2018, 06:13:
Or we could give him the Star Trek and Star Wars franchises and we would actually have a chance that he would improve them.

I think the last Star Trek movie was really good and back to quality of Old Trek.

Star Wars on the other hand - I liked Rogue One quite a bit. But the new sequel trilogy is a disaster - great cast, amazing production quality, but the screenplays and character arcs are just horrible. It is true that they had and still have no concept where to go with the story and make it up on the way. And I absolutely hate that the one thing they seem to be sure of is to kill off all classic characters (and even turn them into ridiculous Mary Poppins and Catweazle copies). Not interested in a Young Solo movie so I am going to pass this A Star Wars Story movie, too. I hope they can fix the now broken Star Wars universe with new movies. Solo and Episode IX are a pass for me - a very old Star Wars fan.
 
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News Comments > Uwe Boll's Rampage
10. Re: Uwe Boll's Rampage Mar 31, 2018, 01:54 El Pit
 
Uwe is hurting for money. He tries to get some of that sweet, sweet big money that Warner Bros has. He knows he stands no chance in the court room with this case but hopes that WB will give him a few bucks just to shut him up quickly and to not get bad press with some trial.

I hope WB insists on a trial - Uwe will lose even more money this way.
 
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News Comments > Mafia Series on GOG.com
1. Re: Mafia Series on GOG.com Mar 30, 2018, 11:24 El Pit
 
Mafia I comes without the original music on GOG. It can be fixed but the fix is... well... maybe some sort of copyright infringement with the copyright owners of the music.  
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News Comments > Evening Safety Dance
1. Re: Under Armour says 150 million MyFitnessPal accounts breached Mar 30, 2018, 09:04 El Pit
 
Oh my god! Now they will use the app to make you train harder! They will sort of overclock you and your heart will explode! OHMYGODOHMYGODOHMYGOD!  
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News Comments > Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Announced
17. Re: Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Announced Mar 29, 2018, 15:11 El Pit
 
Creston wrote on Mar 29, 2018, 13:46:
It's a really fun game, but if all they're doing is adding some shadows, specular maps and lighting, I wouldn't give more than five bucks for it.

"Heavily reworked textures"

This should change/improve the look quite bit if done right.
 
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News Comments > Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Announced
8. Re: Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Announced Mar 29, 2018, 12:19 El Pit
 
Asmodai wrote on Mar 29, 2018, 11:50:
Darks wrote on Mar 29, 2018, 10:26:
So, no word on this being an update for those who already own it? or are they trying to strong arm everyone into buying this pos again?

POS? This was the best of the Red Faction games.. =)

Yes, Guerilla was great fun. Destroying bases never got old.
 
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