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by pseudoidiot
Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:19 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Werstwerld (Westworld)
Replies: 49
Views: 3974

Re: Werstwerld (Westworld)

Maeve
Spoiler:
Also, they indicated that Maeve had gone through a number of "awakenings" only to be rolled-back or formatted in some way each time. It was unclear how long that had been going on or how many times Ford had Bernard cover it up.
by pseudoidiot
Thu Dec 15, 2016 4:14 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Werstwerld (Westworld)
Replies: 49
Views: 3974

Re: Werstwerld (Westworld)

Re: MiB powers, etc. I didn't interpret that as being a special power or privilege or anything like that. I think in the game at some point he either bought/crafted some special "dynamite" cigars. Because, hey, that could be useful. Then when it comes to use/activate them it has to be ...
by pseudoidiot
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:31 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Werstwerld (Westworld)
Replies: 49
Views: 3974

Re: Werstwerld (Westworld)

Regarding the man in black and different bullets. Right before the scene where he shoots through the rock you can see him load a different sort of shell into his gun. Kinda looks as though it has a second barrel with a separate chamber. Looks like some sort of shotgun shell. Perhaps after so many ye...
by pseudoidiot
Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:15 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Werstwerld (Westworld)
Replies: 49
Views: 3974

Re: Werstwerld (Westworld)

Or is the host version the one that is still alive, and he let his meat go? dun dun dun! Though he does already have the child version of himself around so he could consider himself set on the "persistence" front. Actually, I really like that idea. Just leaving behind a host Ford. And it ...
by pseudoidiot
Tue Dec 13, 2016 3:50 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Werstwerld (Westworld)
Replies: 49
Views: 3974

Re: Werstwerld (Westworld)

Thanks to Amazon Prime I got a free month of HBO streaming so over the past week I binged on all the episodes... Yeah, all the logistic stuff about guns and knives and physical harm bothered me a lot throughout the show. Definitely didn't seem consistent. Would have been nice at some point to have h...
by pseudoidiot
Mon Dec 05, 2016 1:18 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: News in brief
Replies: 141
Views: 13604

Re: News in brief

And still room for a bit of porn.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Nov 30, 2016 2:41 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Fantastic Breasts and Where to Find Them
Replies: 49
Views: 3089

Re: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Tyndmyr wrote:None of which were terribly subtle, I think.
That's, like, 90% of Harry Potter stuff, really.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Sep 07, 2016 2:20 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

Oh, man, I adore Time Stories. I've played through 4 scenarios so far.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Sep 07, 2016 1:54 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

Ha I was just about to post a bit about that game. I've been wanting to play it for months ever since my SO played it at a game convention earlier this year. Over the weekend a friend got a copy of it, so I finally got to play it. It's an interesting game, because there's so many different sub-syste...
by pseudoidiot
Tue Sep 06, 2016 3:42 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: How do I Start a Tabletop Group
Replies: 6
Views: 1301

Re: How do I Start a Tabletop Group

Excellent advice so far. Also, check online communities. For instance, for Mouse Guard you could make a post here and maybe someone else in your area is also active on the forums over there. My current gaming group built from a post on the Burning Wheel forums when I was looking for other Burning Wh...
by pseudoidiot
Fri Sep 02, 2016 11:04 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

It's basically just a more involved Password.
by pseudoidiot
Thu Sep 01, 2016 4:46 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

Oh, definitely. Codenames is a fantastic game.

I love how accomplished I feel anytime I can come up with a clue for 4 word tiles. Even better if my teammate(s) are on the same page.
by pseudoidiot
Mon Aug 29, 2016 9:01 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Gaming fleeting thoughts
Replies: 539
Views: 38725

Re: Gaming fleeting thoughts

I haven't tried doing any configuration with mine yet. Thought I've only used it on a few games. And they worked just fine without any intervention on my part. But I do really like it. The lack of a second thumbstick on the right side of the controller took me some getting used to, but once I adjust...
by pseudoidiot
Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ANGRY NATTERINGS
Replies: 28219
Views: 2041799

Re: ANGRY NATTERINGS

Hell my mortgage for a 4 bedroom house is about the same I'd be paying for a reasonably sized 2-bedroom apartment.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Aug 17, 2016 7:59 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Batman vs Superman: The Justice League Trailer
Replies: 90
Views: 7283

Re: Batman vs Superman: The Justice League Trailer

Hell Suicide Squad would have been more interesting as a Justice League movie.
by pseudoidiot
Mon Aug 08, 2016 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Ghostbusters (the new one)
Replies: 46
Views: 4917

Re: Ghostbusters (the new one)

Good-naturedly "annoyed" I would imagine. Like "damn you for being a natural at this."
by pseudoidiot
Thu Jul 28, 2016 2:57 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Wander Woman
Replies: 27
Views: 2149

Re: Wonder Woman

Worth noting that it's not directed by Snyder, though he does have writing/producer credits.
by pseudoidiot
Thu Jul 21, 2016 8:17 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Random natterings
Replies: 89475
Views: 4864143

Re: Random natterings

Do you usually have rolls or nigiri? Rice can be pretty filling.
by pseudoidiot
Thu Jul 21, 2016 5:54 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Random natterings
Replies: 89475
Views: 4864143

Re: Random natterings

↶ One more vote for "context matters". I do not want lime meringue pie, and I do not want a lemon margarita. I would totally drink a lemon margarita, that sounds delicious. Isn't that a lemon drop? Those are usually made with vodka. But I bet it'd be good with tequila. I should try it soo...
by pseudoidiot
Thu Jul 21, 2016 3:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Random natterings
Replies: 89475
Views: 4864143

Re: Random natterings

poxic wrote:One more vote for "context matters". I do not want lime meringue pie, and I do not want a lemon margarita.
I would totally drink a lemon margarita, that sounds delicious.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Jul 20, 2016 9:38 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Random natterings
Replies: 89475
Views: 4864143

Re: Random natterings

Lemons > limes.

Pistols at dawn.
by pseudoidiot
Sun Jul 17, 2016 3:59 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Ghostbusters (the new one)
Replies: 46
Views: 4917

Re: Ghostbusters (the new one)

I loved it through and through. I haven't had so much fun seeing a movie in a long time.

I actually really liked all the various cameos. They were fun little shout-outs, but I didn't feel they were heavy-handed or anything. Just little nuggets for fans of the franchise to enjoy.
by pseudoidiot
Fri Jul 15, 2016 2:21 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 13778

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

Forgive me, TMT, for I have sinned. I haven't been you for over 35 years.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Jul 13, 2016 8:29 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 13778

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

Mauthe Dhoo wrote:That's a stretch.
There's a tab for that on the asshole chart.
by pseudoidiot
Wed Jul 13, 2016 8:13 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum
Replies: 150
Views: 13778

Re: XKCD, where they talk shit about you in a secret subforum

Asshole charts are my favorite kinds of charts.
by pseudoidiot
Tue Jul 12, 2016 9:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20826
Views: 1856477

Re: Post your boat race.

In which I don't need a shave.

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by pseudoidiot
Tue Jun 28, 2016 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)
Replies: 1953
Views: 225569

Re: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)

People are celebrating the demise of unlikeable/asshole religious zealots by sympathizing with even far more monstrous acts done against these people. This got to me, too. Like I have no love lost for the sparrows/faith militant whatever. I did enjoy them as a foil for Cersei though. But after this...
by pseudoidiot
Thu Jun 09, 2016 3:16 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)
Replies: 1953
Views: 225569

Re: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)

Lazar wrote:
Spoiler:
As this episode showed us, the Hound was destined all his life to become a woodworker.

Sand the door! Sand the door! Sand door! Sand door! Sandor!
... well done
by pseudoidiot
Mon May 16, 2016 2:32 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)
Replies: 1953
Views: 225569

Re: Game of Thrones: The TV Show (novelisation coming soon)

Tonight's episode


Spoiler:
The roof, the roof, the roof is on fire.

We don't need no Khals let the motherfucker burn.
by pseudoidiot
Thu May 05, 2016 6:52 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Daredevil (Netflix)
Replies: 106
Views: 12691

Re: Daredevil (Netflix)

I liked Fisk in the first season. In the second season ...

mild spoiler I guess
Spoiler:
he felt really shoe-horned in and they didn't show me nearly enough for me to be able to buy in to him getting control of so many people so fast in the prison.
by pseudoidiot
Mon Mar 28, 2016 4:15 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

For me the difficulty of giving proper clues is a feature. But different strokes. It's interesting the issues you saw with downtime. Maybe it's a scaling issue. I only played 3 people (so one ghost and 2 people each playing two mediums). But once the game got started I don't think there was ever mor...
by pseudoidiot
Mon Mar 28, 2016 3:32 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Board games anyone?
Replies: 796
Views: 152093

Re: Board games anyone?

Over the weekend I got a chance to play Mysterium, which I've really been wanting to play. I really enjoyed it. It's kind of like a cross between Dixit & Clue. One player is playing a ghost and everyone else are mediums. The ghost gives clues to the mediums to try to get them to figure out how i...
by pseudoidiot
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Random natterings
Replies: 89475
Views: 4864143

Re: Passing ponderments

Also on males one acts as a penis, I believe.
by pseudoidiot
Thu Feb 11, 2016 1:31 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Pandemic Legacy
Replies: 61
Views: 7770

Re: Pandemic Legacy

pseudoidiot: ...so all your diseases come from fucking animals? I can neither confirm nor deny... December spoilers: Also, I don't *think* we were cheating, but you can still use Binoculars on the final Search, right? It's a weird search, but it's still a Search, and each Binoc should s...
by pseudoidiot
Wed Feb 10, 2016 1:50 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Pandemic Legacy
Replies: 61
Views: 7770

Re: Pandemic Legacy

Oh, and amusing story for box 8. Playing through I totally failed at reading so instead of opening *door* 8. I opened up *box* 8. I remember being confused at the time, but I was so focused on there being something numbered 8 and wanting to know what was in the box, that we ended up opening that ins...
by pseudoidiot
Wed Feb 10, 2016 1:44 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Pandemic Legacy
Replies: 61
Views: 7770

Re: Pandemic Legacy

I just finished the campaign last night. Final score 663/1000 (yes, there's a scoring mechanic at the end to judge your progress). This is one of the greatest boardgames of my life. That's about what we finished with. Also, no one is mentioning what is obviously the most important part of the game:...
by pseudoidiot
Tue Jan 05, 2016 1:20 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven
Replies: 479
Views: 86643

Re: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven

There's something in this movie's final fight that I'm sure I have seen before in some other film, but I can't think which one, namely the way Kylo Ren thumps his wounded side, as if to keep his body working I didn't interpret the thumping "as if to keep his body working", but more to...
by pseudoidiot
Fri Jan 01, 2016 9:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your boat race.
Replies: 20826
Views: 1856477

Re: Post your boat race.

How I brought in the new year.

confetti beard.jpg
by pseudoidiot
Thu Dec 24, 2015 7:16 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven
Replies: 479
Views: 86643

Re: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven

Further thoughts I don't think I've seen anyone up above mention: I really loved the sense of violence from Kylo Ren's actions and lightsaber. The different look and sound of his lightsaber were just really visceral. Every time he brought it out it was like a gut punch. Like, that fucking light...
by pseudoidiot
Wed Dec 23, 2015 1:17 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven
Replies: 479
Views: 86643

Re: Star Wars: Episode 7: Electric Boogaleven

Ludicrously so.

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