• alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Upgrade from GTX 760 to GTX 970/980 or wait?. on the PC board

    I recently upgraded from a 660Ti to a 970 which doubled my benchmark scores. I always use This chart to compare cards across brand and generation, and to see if an upgrade will be meaningful. Witcher ...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic PC upgrade or rebuild advice. on the PC board

    @tearhead said:@alanm26v5 said: Well now I'm kind of bummed to learn I missed out on getting a free Arkham Knight key by a week.Send a message to the retailer. I've seen quite a few people get a key ...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic PC upgrade or rebuild advice. on the PC board

    Well now I'm kind of bummed to learn I missed out on getting a free Arkham Knight key by a week.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 03/27/2015.

    @sadsadsad: Nope it was basically the same style of Dan Rykert watching that Terminator trailer for the first time. Here's where it used to be.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 03/27/2015.

    If anyone can find the video Rorie brought up with Jeff's honest reaction to the learning the Wii name, that would be awesome. I remember back then thinking it was a tonal shift away from what was tr...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Hey guys. Help me choose a TV.. on the Off-Topic board

    Got this Vizio 50" last December and really like it.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic What are you looking forward to most about Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    Good or bad, I'm looking forward to anything that might have a chance at ending the "it's like Dark Souls" trend in describing every game ever.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Why are remakes/remasters getting so much hate?. on the General Discussion board

    I bought the hell out of most HD collections released on PS3 because:a) they were games I hadn't played in 8+ yearsb) the jump from 480i 4:3 to HD 16:9 with stable framerate felt significantc) they w...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Batman Arkham games rumored to be coming to ps4/x1. on the General Discussion board

    As someone that played most of these games getting released on PC at 60FPS 1080P and still waiting on a reason to buy a current gen console, I really hope E3 has some exciting news or something to lo...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Sid Meier's Starships.

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  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 03/13/2015.

    If I remember correctly, you could run 2 joystick/gamepads off a single midi game port, but you were limited to each controller only having 1 axis pair and 2 buttons. You then needed a y adapter or so...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic ID@XB GDC '15: Wasteland 2, Shovel Knight, Elite Dangerous &. on the General Discussion board

    I wonder how Elite will control on an Xbox One. I was under the impression that even if you played with a controller you would still want to have a keyboard nearby. Maybe they can do something with K...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Blizzard adding ability to buy and sell game time with gold. on the World of Warcraft board

    Some people also use gold to buy carries through raids/challenge modes/pvp for titles, reward mounts, chances at loot. Once high end guilds have cleared the top raid difficulty and have gotten what th...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Cyborg Lady Dispenses Isometric Justice in Bombshell.

    The biggest surprise here was that www.bombshell.com was available.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post The Deer God Arrives for PC/Mac/Linux Today.

    I really like the voxel style 2d/3d look of this. Not sure how I feel about a procedurally generated adventure without knowing more about the gameplay.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message in the forum topic Do you have cable?. on the Off-Topic board

    I have cable only because I moved less than a year ago and the Internet+TV package was cheaper than the internet only package for the first year. I've used it like 4 times in 9 months.

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Trivial Pursuit Live!.

    The sound effect that plays when they select an answer in the final round is too close to something else but I can't place it. I think it's SNES Star Fox.Also I'm pretty sure Vinny taught us that spin...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Metal Gear Scanlon 3: Part 01.

    @bladededge: Before more people pile on and tell you how wrong you are, I'll just say I can totally relate. I played through MGS3 about 10 years ago but wasn't invested in the story nearly as much as...

  • alanm26v5 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor: The Bright Lord.

    The word "brand" is starting to lose all meaning. Someone should tally up how many times it's used.