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by Amnesiasoft
Fri Jun 17, 2011 3:44 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 542597

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

Jorpho wrote:I shall not pay five bucks for Beat Hazard Ultra after the searing anguish that game put me through during the Treasure Hunt, that's for sure.

The whole point of Beat Hazard is searing anguish!
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:40 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim : Bacon Workshop
Replies: 2768
Views: 578693

Re: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim

mosc wrote:It's legal in surprisingly few games.

And it's exactly why I've been working on designing a game, built expressly so I could dual wield shields.

ST Edit! Demon's Souls! Dual Wield Shields!

Ninja response edit: I have Demon's Souls.
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Jun 16, 2011 4:12 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim : Bacon Workshop
Replies: 2768
Views: 578693

Re: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim

I'm totally planning to dual wield shields.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Jun 12, 2011 12:50 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim : Bacon Workshop
Replies: 2768
Views: 578693

Re: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim

Beardhammer wrote:Nothing seems dumber than having to envision a high level Sorceror scream MAGIC MISSILE!

It works for Goku.
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Jun 06, 2011 11:30 pm UTC
Forum: Computer Science
Topic: Unlimited Detail technology. Yay or nay?
Replies: 13
Views: 4939

Re: Unlimited Detail technology. Yay or nay?

I swear I saw this once... two years ago, and when I saw it then, I could have sworn I'd seen it two years ago too. And here it is from over two years ago on Jan 30, 2009: http://www.somedude.net/gamemonkey/forum/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=419 I'm having difficulty finding it from before that, but thi...
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Jun 06, 2011 12:34 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Google discontinuing support for old browsers
Replies: 259
Views: 21861

Re: Google discontinuing support for old browsers

Hell, I consider myself decently computer savvy, and I still have to take a moment to find things in the new Microsoft word menu system every so often. Multiply that time by how long it takes someone not-very-computer-savvy to find anything in the "ribbon" system, and then multiply that b...
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Jun 05, 2011 2:24 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Duke Nukem Forever. Seriously.
Replies: 197
Views: 29795

Re: Duke Nukem Forever. Seriously.

Beardhammer wrote:The game engine itself is pretty lousy, too, honestly. It doesn't look all amazing - I'd say Source with all settings maxed out looks better and also performs better.

At least the textures in the demo were all nice and sharp looking, can't say I've ever felt the same way about a Source game.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Jun 05, 2011 2:12 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

Beardhammer wrote:I use Pale Moon. Basically Firefox without all the useless crap.

There's a version of Firefox that uses Webkit?
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 31, 2011 8:27 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Frozen Synapse
Replies: 63
Views: 15305

Re: Frozen Synapse

My username follows the trend we seem to have established in this thread. I actually almost ended up in a game with Jahoclave from the matchmaker, I got a request saying "Jahoclave wants to play" and attempted to get into, but was too late. So I started one up anyway :P Is it just me thoug...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 31, 2011 7:27 am UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Think of the children watch: Dead or Alive: Dimensions
Replies: 34
Views: 4564

Re: Think of the children watch: Dead or Alive: Dimensions

mmmcannibalism wrote:I feel that it would be hilarious at some level if they did nothing but change the official age of the characters.

I can see it now: "Sorry, that was a typo. They are actually 18 years old."
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 31, 2011 4:48 am UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: What webcomics have you STOPPED reading?
Replies: 177
Views: 108514

Re: What webcomics have you STOPPED reading?

I'm going to add Misfile to my list, it just has been going on forever, and the plot has basically gone absolutely nowhere.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun May 29, 2011 7:28 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Terraria
Replies: 362
Views: 75917

Re: Terraria

Imps aren't the real problem. The Bone Serpents are.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat May 28, 2011 10:47 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

Now I'm a big fan of open source software and the open source community. However, I'm not going to pretend like most people that use open source software ever take a peak at the source code. Just because you have the ability to customize a program by modifying the source code and then recompiling d...
by Amnesiasoft
Thu May 26, 2011 10:45 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

I use Firefox because of firemacs/vimperator, about:config, and all the rest of the addons. People that use any other browser apparently don't mind browsing in a simple, childlike fashion. Yeah, I know. I hate how Opera treats me like a child by having more options and control than Firefox out of t...
by Amnesiasoft
Thu May 26, 2011 7:08 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Terraria
Replies: 362
Views: 75917

Re: Terraria

uncivlengr wrote:But is the Nymph activation, for example, attached to the player or the world?

Dryad, not nymph. It's attached to the world, as that's where the boss defeat flags are saved.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed May 25, 2011 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: New Joss Whedon Series: Dollhouse [Spoilers Within]
Replies: 803
Views: 83345

Re: New Joss Whedon Series: Dollhouse [Spoilers Within]

I think he'd said there was a 5 year plan for the show.

I've always said a 3 year plan would probably have been a better idea.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed May 25, 2011 7:43 pm UTC
Forum: Comics/Graphic Novels
Topic: The Character X Versus Character Y Thread
Replies: 106
Views: 64781

Re: Superman vs Goku

grythyttan wrote:Didn't Mr. Rogers win that fight already?

This is true. I'm also glad Bruce Schneier never stood a chance.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed May 25, 2011 7:35 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Terraria
Replies: 362
Views: 75917

Re: Terraria

uncivlengr wrote:To be clear, you need to defeat the end boss skull guy to get into the dungeon?

Well, you can go into the dungeon... you just won't survive very long.
by Amnesiasoft
Sat May 14, 2011 1:46 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 542597

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

I've been using the Apparition skin.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed May 11, 2011 6:20 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems)
Replies: 2641
Views: 542597

Re: Great Steam Deals (And other Online Distribution Systems

If you think SpaceChem actually has anything to do with chemistry, you're being silly.

That doesn't change the fact that it's an excellent puzzle game.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed May 04, 2011 12:07 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22957

Re: Interesting but flawed games

The only way I managed to beat the AI was by roadie rushing.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 03, 2011 8:02 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

Yes, because the other search engines don't try to "correct" my search nearly as often.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 03, 2011 7:33 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: GO weiqi igo baduk
Replies: 154
Views: 61551

Re: "Go" Players, some territory questions

My (not even at the level of novice) opinion is that black has all of them except 2 in the first game. I have no opinion on the second game, and the third I'd expect to be half-ish and half-ish.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 03, 2011 7:25 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Black & White 1
Replies: 10
Views: 1357

Re: Black & White 1

What version of the game were you running? Did you patch it to 1.2 or 1.3? The 1.3 patch is only intended for people with a P5 Glove, and apparently it doesn't work at all if you don't have one. Alternatively, if you're running 64 bit windows, you may want to see if DEP is enabled, I've seen that ma...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 03, 2011 6:48 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

Does in general making poor products count as a crime? I mean, the only thing of their's I've used that isn't pretty bad is GMail. I hear they're making some sort of website indexing and searching engine, have you tried it? probably won't be as good as msnsearch. is this still 1998? You and I, we c...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue May 03, 2011 12:29 am UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

Kaelri wrote:Google may yet commit some crime that pushes me away, but for now I'm more than comfortable with the arrangement.

Does in general making poor products count as a crime? I mean, the only thing of their's I've used that isn't pretty bad is GMail.
by Amnesiasoft
Sun May 01, 2011 1:50 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

The Scyphozoa wrote:Oh wow, I just noticed that the cores and defective turrets are Nolan North.

I'm just glad to see someone not casting him to sound like Nathan Drake. His Nathan Drake voice is so uninteresting.
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Apr 26, 2011 4:31 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

If you have unlimited copies of somebody in the 100th percentile of tenacity levels, why would you need any other clones? Also, you can't put anything past Valve. Anything. They are made of too much weird . Um, her high tenacity was given as the very reason she made for a horrible test subject.
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Apr 25, 2011 6:48 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

Spoiler:
What are you talking about? The end of the co-op was GLaDOS saying testing robots isn't science, and then getting access to a ton of humans in some kind of stasis.
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Apr 21, 2011 12:09 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

Just remembered one of the best parts of the game: Glados: I have a feeling this is the part where he kills us. Wheatley: A-HA! This is the part where I kill you! Chapter 8 (or something): The part where he kills you Achievement unlocked! The part where he kills you XD That was the second b...
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Apr 19, 2011 6:58 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

So, everyone that got all 36 potatoes got the Valve Complete Pack for free, including Portal 2. Nice B)
by Amnesiasoft
Mon Apr 18, 2011 6:13 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Portal 2 : Princess No-Knees 3 : Jump Harder
Replies: 833
Views: 172031

Re: Portal 2

No, the release date used to be set for the 18th.. Since when? The only other date I've ever heard for Portal 2 was February 9th. I almost wonder if it was pushed back just to let them do the ARG. One of the leaked packs of indie games for the Christmas sale never materialized, and it was called th...
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Apr 14, 2011 11:51 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22957

Re: Interesting but flawed games

AvatarIII wrote:did you ever play Stacking? it's surprisingly fun doublefine/schafer game) I just feel it was almost too experimental.

That wasn't Schafer's game.
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Apr 14, 2011 10:24 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: SpaceStation 13
Replies: 41
Views: 9758

Re: SpaceStation 13

Just yell at the QM There lies the problem with your solution. (In reality, I suppose you could get a good QM but you could also not have a roboticist knock you out, bring you to the lab, and turn you into a cyborg) You are obviously not playing with the same people I play with... So I guess you ne...
by Amnesiasoft
Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:21 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: SpaceStation 13
Replies: 41
Views: 9758

Re: SpaceStation 13

Just yell at the QM to order some for you.
by Amnesiasoft
Fri Apr 08, 2011 12:06 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Post when you die/Lose
Replies: 119
Views: 21508

Re: Post when you die/Lose

So I was playing some Space Station 13. I decide "Let's play librarian, for the lulz." The game starts up for me to find out that... I'm the syndicate traitor. The big problem here being that not only is librarian a horrible role for that, I've also never played syndicate before. I find my...
by Amnesiasoft
Sun Mar 27, 2011 8:35 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Interesting but flawed games
Replies: 168
Views: 22957

Re: Interesting but flawed games

Daniel Hawks wrote:Mad Maestro- A rythm game with classical music? What could go wrong? The controls. They're so damn touchy I couldn't get half way through level one. It ruined a potentially great game.

The first mistake was expecting a game relying on the PS2's face button pressure sensitivity to work well.
by Amnesiasoft
Fri Mar 25, 2011 7:44 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?
Replies: 544
Views: 221073

Re: Opera, Chrome, Firefox, OR?

spupy wrote:Opera 11 is the IMHO the best browser for Android.

I've only tried it and the default browser on Honeycomb on my Nook Color, and well, there is no competition there. Opera blows the default browser to itty bitty pieces.
by Amnesiasoft
Wed Mar 16, 2011 11:25 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: iTunes playing the same song at different tempos?
Replies: 10
Views: 1299

Re: iTunes playing the same song at different tempos?

zmatt wrote:I find it amusing that the guys who made the BIOS didn't program in a BS routine so when it registered impossible temperatures it just ignored it.

Does the phrase "better safe than sorry" ring any bells?
by Amnesiasoft
Tue Mar 15, 2011 4:34 pm UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: LA Noire
Replies: 30
Views: 7362

Re: LA Noire

Endless Mike wrote:the head of the studio previously worked on The Getaway on PS2.

I can feel my interest slipping.

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