• agathis posted a message on the post The Growing Illusion of Single Player.

    So his examples are Destiny, Diablo 3 and ... nothing else. Unconvinced this is even a trend. Almost everything is still single player, with optional multiplayer. And with both new consoles charging ...

  • agathis posted a message in the forum topic Apple Finally Reveals the iPhone 6. on the Apple Inc. board

    Ah, and here's Patrick Klepek coming in to tell us what we can and can't say. No big surprise there. :/ If we were somehow complaining that the iPhone was misogynistic, he'd be all for the debate.

  • agathis posted a message on the post Assassin's Creed: Rogue Continues to Remind Us of its Existence.

    This looks ... alright. I liked Black Flag quite a bit, but I'm not completely sold on the setting. AC3 and AC4 departed from the dense urban environments that I associate with the series, and while ...

  • agathis posted a message on the post What Is Firewatch?.

    @patrickklepek: Then as a teaser trailer it failed miserably, at least for me. They put this particular voice acting in, which tells me they thought it was the best they had. They'd have been better ...

  • agathis posted a message on the post Unfinished: Elite: Dangerous 08/06/2014.

    @synthesis_landale: I played it back in the day here in the US. Everyone I knew with a C64 had it, and it got lots of coverage in the game magazines at the time. I distinctly remember having to order ...

  • agathis posted a message in the forum topic Sony's Not a Huge Fan of EA Access. on the PlayStation 4 board

    They don't want to offer the service, because it would eventually compete with Playstation Now for gamer dollars. That much is obvious. Now, it's a separate question whether or not EA Access is worth...

  • agathis posted a message in the forum topic Our Relationship With Physical Media Is About to Change. on the General Discussion board

    I think the big question in regards to services like EA Access is whether they will own up to how little their back catalog is actually worth to us. I can already pick up physical media at Gamestop fo...

  • agathis posted a message in the forum topic I Don't Think You Deserve Redemption, Aiden Pearce. on the Watch Dogs board

    "It felt satisfying. Not because I was happy to see Maurice's body slump to the floor, but I'd subverted the game's storytelling. The ending wants you to believe Aiden to be good, and gins up a happy...