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Old 10-04-2016, 06:07 PM
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mfw the wii is the best 50 bucks i've spent in a long while

i've spent most of my time softmodding it and had a blast doing so, how did these people figure all this nonsense out about IOS's and cIOS and blah blah blah wow
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Old 10-04-2016, 11:01 PM
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Been playing satellite reign, which is yet another kickstarter remake, this time of syndicate/syndicate wars.

It's oh-kay.

The problem with cyberpunk games is that they are not written by Gibson, Stephenson, or Phillip K Dick. So they get the atmosphere right, but then infuse it with a shot of boring.
have you tried the newer Shadowrun games?
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Old 10-05-2016, 11:03 AM
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have you tried the newer Shadowrun games?
Yep. Same thing. Good setting. Meh writing. To be fair, I'm a snob.

IMO, a lot of modern games suffer from telling too much.

Take the diablos for instance. In Diablo 2, the only words spoken by a monster are "FRESH MEAT". It's creepy and memorable. In Diablo 3, the every Arch-Devil in Hell rants about your imminent azzkicking like a drunk frat bro.
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Old 10-05-2016, 03:48 PM
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Yep. Same thing. Good setting. Meh writing. To be fair, I'm a snob.

IMO, a lot of modern games suffer from telling too much.

Take the diablos for instance. In Diablo 2, the only words spoken by a monster are "FRESH MEAT". It's creepy and memorable. In Diablo 3, the every Arch-Devil in Hell rants about your imminent azzkicking like a drunk frat bro.
i get that, i didn't really enjoy them tbqh. here's looking to cyberpunk 2077 (from CDProjekt Red)
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Bethesda's twitter announced mods and 4K support for Skyrim Special addition on PS4.

No word on what changed to get mods.
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Old 10-05-2016, 04:08 PM
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here's looking to cyberpunk 2077 (from CDProjekt Red)
Hasn't that been under development since around 1846?
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Old 10-05-2016, 06:39 PM
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i get that, i didn't really enjoy them tbqh. here's looking to cyberpunk 2077 (from CDProjekt Red)
Interesting. I still have to play witcher, but sounds like those guys have good followthrough.

Btw, in terms of recent futuristic settings, I recommend Transistor. Pretty interesting gameplay/music and the voice-over is as good as diablo 3 is bad.
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Finally ordered my GTX 1070. So ready to max out the setting on Civ 6 (lol..)

The card comes with Gear of War 4 for free. So, maybe I'll use it as a tech demo, or give away/sell.
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Finally ordered my GTX 1070. So ready to max out the setting on Civ 6 (lol..)

The card comes with Gear of War 4 for free. So, maybe I'll use it as a tech demo, or give away/sell.
I played about 15 hours of Gears this weekend. Hugely fun (although not at all different from what I remember of the first three). Unfortunately, the PC version doesn't support local multiplayer on horde at the moment... supposedly this was an oversight and it might come in the future, but I have a hard time believing in future feature promises.
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Finally ordered my GTX 1070. So ready to max out the setting on Civ 6 (lol..)

The card comes with Gear of War 4 for free. So, maybe I'll use it as a tech demo, or give away/sell.
Can I have it?
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