• Bane posted a message in the forum topic Are you happy that you bought Destiny?. on the Destiny board

    I'm happy I bought it. The game has its faults (lack of storytelling, matchmaking), but the foundation they built here is solid. I'm having a lot of fun playing it, and when I'm not playing it I'm exc...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Do you care about the story in Destiny?. on the Destiny board

    @monkeyking1969 said: Where is the choice, "I'd like to care, I'm watching and asking all teh NPCs, but the story is not really showing up".We should not blame the victims if they cannot find the stor...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Destiny clan - Lincoln Force. on the Destiny board

    @fattony12000: I did. Thanks!

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Damage Calculations and why transparency is important. on the Destiny board

    Based on my own (admittedly brief) observations my first thought was it broke down like this:Attack rating: maximum damage possibleImpact: percentage of maximum damage inflicted with non-precision sho...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Destiny Questions. on the Destiny board

    Is there any way to change your appearance after completing character creation?The character creator has a massive flaw in that you can't zoom in or out and you can't spin the character around to see ...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Destiny Early Impressions. on the Destiny board

    Just so you know where I'm coming from: I never played Halo, I didn't play the Destiny alpha or beta, and I don't play many shooters. I've played Destiny for only a couple of hours, and leveled an Exo...

  • Bane posted a message on the post Giant Bomb @ SummerSlam 2014.

    I haven't watched wrestling in over 20 years, but this video is an instant classic. Well done, everyone. Well done.PS: now I'm surfing the net for pocket knives and Steve Austin's podcast, so thanks f...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic PC Screenshot thread. on the PC board

    I just finished my final (?) playthrough of the Mass Effect trilogy. It was the first time I'd played as FemShep and as an Adept. I have to say that both were better than the ManShep Soldier I always...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Youtube videos automatically playing.. on the Off-Topic board

    I've read that the Chromecast extension is autoplaying YouTube videos. Maybe that's the issue here?http://www.androidpolice.com/2014/08/19/psa-the-chromecast-chrome-extension-is-making-all-youtube-vi...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic The Witcher 3 - 35 minute gameplay presentation. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @11:23: "To give you a rough idea of the size of the land, Novigrad, the city we came from, is 14 times further away than that huge tree in the distance."Good god.

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Gaming PC problems :(. on the PC board

    I've had this same issue before. In my case the motherboard's auto-detected voltage and timing settings for the RAM were incorrect. Going into the BIOS and manually configuring those settings to match...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic I Bought Soylent. on the Off-Topic board

    I placed my order for Soylent back in May with an expected delivery sometime in October/November.Despite my best efforts to try to enjoy cooking - I just don't. From the grocery shopping to the cooki...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Ryse coming to PC this fall with all DLC included. on the Ryse: Son of Rome board

    Based on the Quick Look I thought Ryse looked like it would be a fun way to spend an afternoon, and a Steam sale could bring the price down to something more acceptable for what you're getting. Sounds...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic What games are you playing now, and why?. on the General Discussion board

    One of the Let's Players I watch is playing Mass Effect 3, and that gave me the itch to play through the Mass Effect series again. This is my third complete playthrough of the trilogy I believe.This p...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Classic Rock: As a Genre, set in stone, or continually expanding?. on the Off-Topic board

    @vikingrk said:Classic Rock isn't a genre, it's a radio format. It's pretty much only defined by whoever programs the major Classic Rock stations.That's my view of classic rock as well. I haven't list...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Dan's growing on me.. on the Bombcast board

    Like most people (I would hope) I'm utterly dumbfounded every time Dan's experience with food, or lack thereof, is brought up. It's one of the most astonishing and strangely fascinating things I've he...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic The Mako is Back!!! :D. on the Mass Effect board

    @jimipeppr said:I'm currently re-playing Mass Effect and can confirm that the Mako is awesome.I'm currently replaying Mass Effect and can confirm that the Mako is absolute shit.I just did all the Mako...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Power Line Communication. Any good?. on the Off-Topic board

    I've been using the ZyXEL PLA4225KIT for the past 10 months without issues. Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, TiVo, gaming, and streaming video all work just fine.

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic Now Released...Impressions?. on the Divinity: Original Sin board

    According to Steam I've played 36 hours. I restarted a few times to try other classes so I've only really seen the first 10 hours or so of the game.There are two reasons I'm not still playing it: the ...

  • Bane posted a message in the forum topic When was the last time you took notes playing a video game?. on the General Discussion board

    I take notes all the time.I took notes on things I learned while watching Zemalf's XCOM Let's Play which I then used in my own playthrough. I wrote down Function combinations as I played through Tran...