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by Amnesiasoft
Thu Mar 10, 2011 6:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How often do you wash your jeans?
Replies: 55
Views: 6533

Re: How often do you wash your jeans?

About 3 days, unless some horrible eldritch abomination finds its way onto my pants.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Mar 08, 2011 1:30 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 540663

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

So customer reviews on any site are pointless then? I mean, sure, there's some of those, but I'm thinking of Amazon/Netflix specifically where they show the 'most helpful' reviews, some positive, some negative. Not saying it's a terrible idea, but there's been a few times I've been staring at a gam...
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Mar 07, 2011 1:16 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Light side vs Dark side
Replies: 61
Views: 14180

Re: Light side vs Dark side

The Chosen One wrote:
Anakin: If you're not with me, you're my enemy!
Obi-Wan: Only the Sith deal in absolutes!


I thought that'd feed the discussion.

This quote just makes me dislike the Jedi even more than I already did.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Mar 06, 2011 9:56 pm UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: The Character X Versus Character Y Thread
Replies: 106
Views: 64688

Re: Goku VS Superman

Kag wrote:Superman can breathe in space.

Yeah? So? Batman can too.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Mar 06, 2011 9:55 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 540663

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

headprogrammingczar wrote:Something that would be kind of nice to have on Steam: user reviews, which you can read on each game's store page.

No, no it wouldn't. It may sound like a good idea at first, but no, it's not.
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:53 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dragon Age 2
Replies: 190
Views: 29299

Re: Dragon Age 2

Endless Mike wrote:Except that people are still <stuff>.

I didn't say it was or wasn't justified. Just that that's why people are complaining about the price.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 26, 2011 12:14 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Battlefield 3
Replies: 360
Views: 49968

Re: Battlefield 3

I said comparatively. I would never want to go back to it from Windows 7, or even Vista for that matter.
by Amnesiasoft
Fri Feb 25, 2011 4:19 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dragon Age 2
Replies: 190
Views: 29299

Re: Dragon Age 2

harpyblues wrote:Why is everyone bitching about the price? I play the PS3 version and this is the same price virtually every new game gets anyway.

Because the PC version of games is usually cheaper than the console version, and EA, Ubisoft, and Activision have decided this doesn't need to be the case.
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Feb 24, 2011 10:39 pm UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: The Character X Versus Character Y Thread
Replies: 106
Views: 64688

Re: Goku VS Superman

Vash wrote:can you also simply take Goku alone?

Of course, because it always comes down to relying on Goku to show off and be the most powerful guy because everyone else has failed.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Feb 23, 2011 5:27 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: 10 Pedophilia Sites Offline, 84k Others Caught In Crossfire
Replies: 50
Views: 4609

Re: 10 Pedophilia Sites Offline, 84k Others Caught In Crossf

What does any of this have to do with democracy? Even if this did have anything to do with democracy, the US isn't a democracy.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Feb 22, 2011 7:00 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dragon Age 2
Replies: 190
Views: 29299

Re: Dragon Age 2

I'm only buying Dragon Age 2 if it includes the Hawaii Five-O theme. http://tubedubber.com/#8Xx0pU-B_yA:LrkrQXuDq24:0:100:0:0:false
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 19, 2011 6:04 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your handwriting!
Replies: 330
Views: 126712

Re: Post your handwriting!

Yeah, it worked for about a day and then just up and died.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 19, 2011 12:48 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 540663

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

llamanaru wrote:Hitman 2 is no good?

THE WORST
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 19, 2011 12:03 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Battlefield 3
Replies: 360
Views: 49968

Re: Battlefield 3

DirectX 11 Meh. Why are they cutting themselves from all the xp users? That sounds... immensely stupid. Because Windows XP is a comparatively terrible operating system that is becoming less and less relevant in computer gaming? By the Steam Hardware Survey, Vista and 7 are installed on over thrice ...
by Amnesiasoft
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:58 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 540663

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

Each Hitman game is $2.50. That means you only have to pay $5.00 for all the Hitman games on Steam (What? There are 3 games, no, you must be mistaken. LA LA LA LA LA LA LA I'M NOT LISTENING, THERE IS NO HITMAN 2)
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Feb 17, 2011 5:54 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22942

Re: Interesting but flawed games

It didn't help that the original release was bugged so your creature forgot everything when you loaded up a save.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Feb 15, 2011 6:42 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Planet X to be found after years of crackpottery
Replies: 28
Views: 3225

Re: Planet X to be found after years of crackpottery

H2SO4 wrote:Too bad, since the stripping of Pluto's title, it should be called "Planet IX".

Planet IX... or Plan 9?

<_<
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Feb 14, 2011 1:29 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22942

Re: Interesting but flawed games

Dreamfall. An attempt to make a game very very plot driven, but at the same time when you do that, there isn't much of a game left. You just kinda move from one event to another and see how the plot unfolds. I'm not entirely sure that's a result of it being so plot driven. The Longest Journey is pr...
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 12, 2011 3:10 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Mass Effect 2.
Replies: 1033
Views: 99007

Re: Mass Effect 2.

ArgonV wrote:But if you guys think he's good

Have you never heard Lux Aeterna?! EDUCATE THYSELF.
by Amnesiasoft
Fri Feb 11, 2011 6:07 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your handwriting!
Replies: 330
Views: 126712

Re: Post your handwriting!

These are my notes from databases class today.
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by Amnesiasoft
Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:25 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: fora. vs forums.
Replies: 14
Views: 2217

Re: fora. vs forums.

phlip wrote:Honestly, to this day I still don't know whether it was an April Fool's joke that just lasted for months, or a serious change that was started on April Fool's Day (the joke is that it isn't a joke) and was later backed down from.

Either way, the consequences were kind of disastrous.
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:26 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: fora. vs forums.
Replies: 14
Views: 2217

Re: fora. vs forums.

keeperofdakeys wrote:There was one point in time when echochamber.me was the only active portal, the idea was that the fora is much more than just an xkcd forum. It seems they relented after a while and restored the xkcd sub-domain links.

I'm pretty sure it was just an April Fool's joke that went on way too long.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Feb 09, 2011 4:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8668
Views: 1799554

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Dason wrote:
teelo wrote:
Tasty/untasty axis unmodified from the original. I'll let you draw your own conclusions from this.
You don't like watermelons?

We can't tell anything about the poster's fruit preference since they didn't modify the tasty/untasty axis.

That chridd does not know how to count consecutive vowels?
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Feb 08, 2011 1:58 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22942

Re: Interesting but flawed games

headprogrammingczar wrote:What the fresh hell was that? I gotta play this game, just to see what insane context brought about that sandwich.

It's Twin Peaks the video game done by Japanese people.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:57 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22942

Re: Interesting but flawed games

bogged down by annoying controls (in a game which sometimes acts as a precision platformer) I've... never understood this one. I had no issue playing through the game using a mouse and keyboard... As for my contribution: Deadly Premonition. An Xbox 360 game that looks like an Xbox game in places, h...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Upgrading my mouse
Replies: 14
Views: 2439

Re: Upgrading my mouse

Also, when you consider setpoint, it's a slam dunk. My own personal experiences with SetPoint were that it was useless and couldn't remember any of my settings for more than a month. Right now I've got a Roccat Kone[+] (Linked for huge image). It's very nice. Every button can be mapped in the softw...
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Feb 06, 2011 12:06 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)
Replies: 126
Views: 35139

Re: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)

I used the timeline here: http://buffyforums.net/forums/showthread.php?t=4383 It's not entirely accurate, but the idea is it's accurate enough and requires minimal DVD switching.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 05, 2011 4:43 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)
Replies: 126
Views: 35139

Re: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)

Zohar wrote:I meant because the main plot (the stalker guy who's somehow able to always see his stalkee) was incredibly stupid.

Eh, I've seen stupider things elsewhere.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat Feb 05, 2011 3:21 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)
Replies: 126
Views: 35139

Re: Buffy The Vampire Slayer (And Spinoffs)

While episode three was pretty good, episode four was just incredibly dumb. One of the worst pieces of TV I've ever seen, I wonder if from time to time the actors stopped the scene and asked "Is this really what's supposed to happen now??". It could seem that way by just watching Angel si...
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Feb 03, 2011 12:54 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10591

Re: Magicka

Just cast on self with nothing queued up.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Feb 02, 2011 2:16 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10591

Re: Magicka

Goldstein wrote:At least I was until I foolishly gave up the staff for the M60.

Huh? The M60 doesn't replace your staff...
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Jan 31, 2011 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim : Bacon Workshop
Replies: 2768
Views: 578183

Re: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim

All I have to say on the dual wielding part is I'd better be able to dual wield shields.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Jan 30, 2011 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10591

Re: Magicka

Nemiro wrote:I got bounced around like a ragdoll in there

Are you using a self shield? If so, don't. Casting shield on yourself will make you get knocked all over the place when you get hit.

guyy wrote:KHAAAAAAAAAAAAN can be killed with a shield bubble.

Jormungandr too.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Jan 26, 2011 11:16 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Magicka
Replies: 85
Views: 10591

Re: Magicka

Ice + Arcane + Lightning. It's not a shotgun, it's a shotfun.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Jan 26, 2011 10:52 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: HP vs TI
Replies: 38
Views: 18782

Re: HP vs TI

Sc4Freak wrote:They just need to quadruple the screen resolution and put a 100x faster CPU in it, and it'd be the best calculator in the world.

And then proceed to have a horrible battery life.

But yeah, TI-89 Titanium for life!
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:10 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3610

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

Vapour wrote:when I had a decent gun with a reasonable amount of ammo

When? You start out with the only gun worth using. I love my plasma cutter <3
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Jan 26, 2011 1:15 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)
Replies: 36
Views: 3610

Re: Dead Space 2 (Because everyone has too many limbs)

SlyReaper wrote:I have the first game but got bored. Is it worth having another go at it?

Were you playing it as a horror game? Because Dead Space is a terrible horror game. It's much more fun once you realize "I'm Isaac Motherfuckin' Clarke and these Necromorphs are trapped in a spaceship with me."
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Jan 25, 2011 5:55 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: PC Gamepads
Replies: 34
Views: 5763

Re: PC Gamepads

Eh, I still find it easier to use the 360 d-pad in SFIV than the analog stick.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Jan 25, 2011 2:53 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: PC Gamepads
Replies: 34
Views: 5763

Re: PC Gamepads

Darryl wrote:Is that the new one that isn't even out yet? My point stands until it's released and proven to be a good d-pad

Well, Amazon says it's out...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Jan 25, 2011 8:03 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: PC Gamepads
Replies: 34
Views: 5763

Re: PC Gamepads

Darryl wrote:Seriously, the XBox 360 has the worst D-pad in controller history. If you need to use the D-pad at all, the 360's controller is a worthless brick.

Spoiler:
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