AncientMecha's forum posts

#1 Edited by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

I was interested in having the entire list to keep around and refer to when looking for games to go back and play, so I transcribed it. Here's the initial list with nothing removed or crossed out. I haven't finished the final podcast, but I'll try to catch anything else that gets added. If anybody else has games that should be added (even if the crew just adds it to take it back off), please let me know.

  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Super Smash Bros. for WiiU
  • Dragon Age Inquisition
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Jazzpunk
  • Alien: Isolation
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • D4
  • Divinity: Original Sin
  • Shovel Knight
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Titanfall
  • South Park: Stick of Truth
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Super Time Force
  • Valiant Hearts
  • Threes
  • Hearthstone
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter
  • Roundabout
  • The Fall
  • Hitman Go!
  • Monument Valley
  • Baravely Default
  • Farcry 4
  • The Banner Saga
  • Danganronpa
  • Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes
  • Strider
  • The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth
  • Velvet Sundown
  • Lethal League
  • Trials Fusion
  • Luftrausers
  • Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls
  • Jackbox Party Pack
  • Guilty Gear Xrd SIGN
  • Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze
  • Disney Fantasia something something
  • Desert Golfing
  • Crossy Road
  • Monument Valley
  • Dark Souls II
  • Destiny
  • (don't play) WWE Supercard (ever)

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#2 Edited by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

Hey, duders! The Giant Bomb Emporium accidentally doubled up my shirt order, and Rorie said I could do whatever I want with the extras.

I've decided to hold a contest to decide who gets the shirts! The rules are simple:

  • Draw some awesome Metal Gear Scanlon fanart and post it to this thread.
  • The community's opinion will be taken into account, but I get final say in picking the winner.
  • The shirts' designs are Blue Bombduders and Black VinnCo. Both are Medium sized regular t-shirts. There can be no substitutions.
  • The contest ends after 11:59 on Friday, September 26th. That gives you two weeks to get something lookin' real nice.
  • If you live outside the contiguous 48 United States, I may ask you to chip in a bit of money to cover any extra shipping costs. It'll be reasonable.

The shirts are brand new and still in the plastic they came in


I look forward to seeing what you guys can do!

#3 Edited by AncientMecha (103 posts) -


I've owned the game for over a year, and I used to hate it, but now I think I'm into it? I was on the I Love Mondays user video reel once. It was during the P4 Endurance Run. I talked about why I loved October and then interrupted myself with a fake a phone call. The P4 battle theme played, and I said something like "You're free this afternoon? Cool, let's go get some steak. We should kick it at your place afterwards." I really miss that old Sony Ericsson phone.

Edit: I forgot that the community responses weren't on I Love Mondays. Why can't I find more than one Question of the Week when I search videos? Did they all get dumped?

My favorite moment will always be the end of Jeff's Gal Gun segment where he broke down and Vinny/Drew slowly faded him out with a soulful guitar rendition of "Amazing Grace."

Also, I made the Giant Bomb symbol chat in PSO2. You don't get much more dedicated than that. The damn thing took forever to get right.

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#6 Posted by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

Came back to answer it myself. I should have done my research first, sorry.

How did you notice this so quickly? I figured it would probably not be seen for a long time.

#7 Posted by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

I doubt it could be the same guy, but I'd be very interested in finding out.

#8 Posted by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

Thank you for being honest and transparent about this decision. I've felt that this was an issue that needed to be addressed for a while, and I'm glad you've decided to handle it this way.

#9 Posted by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

Saint's Row 3rd vs Asura's Wrath?!

You sick fuck.

How could I ever choose?

#10 Edited by AncientMecha (103 posts) -

Oh man, I've been waiting forever to use those Jeff "Burn with me!" gifs.