• ArbitraryWater posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 05/05/2015.

    @heycalvero said:So that is Eddie Van Halen and..... who?Haven't listened to the podcast yet, which would of course answer my question.Grant Kirkhope, composer on a bunch of different Rare games.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Battlefront ships only 12 maps. on the Star Wars: Battlefront board

    @ssully said:@arbitrarywater said: 12 isn't terrible, but I'm also sure that EA/DICE would love nothing more than for you to purchase some sort of season pass equivalent for 4 new map packs over the ...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Battlefront ships only 12 maps. on the Star Wars: Battlefront board

    12 isn't terrible, but I'm also sure that EA/DICE would love nothing more than for you to purchase some sort of season pass equivalent for 4 new map packs over the course of 6 months.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Attempting to gain insight into the Cult of Kingdom Hearts. Cue the pop music.. on the Kingdom Hearts board

    I remember playing through and generally liking Kingdom Hearts 2, but I couldn't tell you any specific details whatsoever. There was a Tron world, and that was actually sort of cool. I also remember t...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Giantbomb is not what it once was to me.. on the General Discussion board

    Stuff is different than it once was, though personally I think the last year has been pretty great for GB. I'm sorry to hear you feel that way duder.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Which GB staffer has the best Twitter game?. on the General Discussion board

    @davidmerrick said:After seeing this, I feel safe saying that Alex has the best Twitter game of all.Yep. Between that and his tweet comparing the Suicide Squad cast to cybergoths I was like "Dang, ma...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic So, I finally played Demon's Souls...And Metal Gear...Quest?. on the General Discussion board

    If nothing else, playing through MGS 4 last year and watching Drew Scanlon's own personal Metal Gear Quest has made me not want to go back and play those games for a long time. I had a similar experi...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 05/01/2015.

    @themasterds said:Oh shit, Banjo-Kazooie? At last, the prodigal son appears in a GB Video. I hope they don't shit all over it! Is it the N64 or the XBLA? The XBLA version is way better in most ways s...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Banjo-Kazooie Spiritual Successor Hits Kickstarter Goal in Less Than 40 Minutes. on the Yooka-Laylee board

    @l4wd0g said:Those base numbers are a little disconcerting. Considering KickStarter takes a cut (between 8-10%) and the developer is taxed on what they receive (plus the VAT?!)... that's not enough t...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Banjo-Kazooie Spiritual Successor Hits Kickstarter Goal in Less Than 40 Minutes. on the Yooka-Laylee board

    Aaaaaand... backed. I am a child of the N64, and as a result have a lot of fondness for what Rare put out on that console.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Best vocation?. on the Dragon's Dogma board

    @canteu said:@arbitrarywater: That combo also stunlocks the framerate if you get more than 2 cannons going don't forget!That's the best part! The frame rate going to shit while you shred large chunks...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Best vocation?. on the Dragon's Dogma board

    Mystic Knights have Great Cannon and Repulsing Sigil, two easily spammable spells that can stun-lock larger enemies.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic New to Premium? What to Start Watching!. on the General Discussion board

    You got pretty much everything I'd recommend, though I'll also throw in the Bioforge playthrough. A Fork.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Yooka-Laylee: The Spiritual Successor to Banjo-Kazooie. on the Yooka-Laylee board

    I'll back whatever kickstarter nonsense comes out of this. I am a child of the N64 and have fond memories of what Rare made from that era.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Let’s Move Beyond The Idea That Games Are For Nerds. on the General Discussion board

    Maybe I grew up in a different time and place than you did, but I have always 100% owned up to all the nerdy shit I've been into and did fine for myself in high school. That's not to say that most of...

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message on the post Unfinished: Space Beast Terror Fright 04/23/2015.

    It's telling that I couldn't look at the screen at all when the infravision muzzle flash stuff was going on.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic BRAD HAIR (BAD BRAD). on the Off-Topic board

    I saw the hair and it was like magic

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Bloodrayne for Mortal Kombat!!!. on the Mortal Kombat X board

    Ah yes, the lucrative, popular and relevant Bloodrayne franchise and character.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Dragon Ball Super - a new anime series!. on the Off-Topic board

    Initial Reaction: What? Really?Secondary Reaction: alright, I'll watch it.

  • ArbitraryWater posted a message in the forum topic Should Hideo Kojima join Platnum Games. on the General Discussion board

    I imagine he'll just found a studio called "Kojima Productions 2" and then make overly-ambitious games that never have enough money.