• billyok posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 10/28/2014.

    You guys have gotten into a really bad habit of regularly trailing off and talking really softly, mumbly and scratchy-voicey into your mics. It's unpleasant on the ears when listening with headphones,...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition.

    I wish this quick look was 96 hours long.

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Developer Threatens Gabe Newell, Valve Removes Game From Steam [UPDATED]. on the Paranautical Activity board

    What a disaster this guy is. And not just because of the death threat. Good luck getting a job at one of those "shitty corporations," buddy!It amazes me every day how stupidly people use Twitter.

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    I wish the freerunning controls in Shadow of Mordor were better because the rest of the game is great. That's all I came here to say. Peace love and free caragor rides for all.

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @spacecouncil said:If only she represented her beliefs with real facts rather than subjective bias. I'd have no quarrel.Surely you don't believe what's happened is justified? Because this post sugges...

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @zironz said:@billyok said:@sleepydoughnut: sorry, but no. Sweeping these stories under the rug is the absolute worst way to address them.Reporting on it just drives more people to make threats. It e...

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    I remember how embarrassing it was in the 80s and early 90s to say you were a gamer. Somehow, against all odds, that embarrassment is making a comeback.

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @sleepydoughnut: sorry, but no. Sweeping these stories under the rug is the absolute worst way to address them.

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    I remember how embarrassing it was in the 80s and early 90s to say you were a gamer. Somehow, against all odds, that embarrassment is making a comeback.Fuck you very much, #Gamergate neckbeards. Great...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    @nomin said:Five star game on Giantbomb baby! Good thing that GB is all above this nonsenseI am a GGer and I am proud!Incredibly sad thing to be proud of.

  • billyok posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    Just ... stop, #gamergate defenders. It's a toxic hashtag. Whatever points you have elsewhere, clinging to that stupid hashtag is a lost cause. Find a new hashtag that isn't toxic, or better yet, just...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: NBA 2K15.

    @deathbywaffle said:I have never played any of these games before, but I love basketball and I'm kinda into this. Are these hard to pick up for new players?2K's basketball games are pretty accessible...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: NBA 2K15.

    I love when a thumbnail makes me laugh before the video even plays. Good times always ahead when that happens.

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: Alien: Isolation.

    @skinnyluigi said:i guess autumn is the time for movie tie in shovelwareYou have to admit, though, that this is the prettiest TI-99/4 game out right now by far.

  • billyok posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 10/07/2014.

    Matt Rorie's dry humor is one of Giant Bomb's best secret weapons.

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: Driveclub.

    @guppy507 said: @dr_insane said: Lots of people don't know what a hatchback is, or car terms in general, get fucking over it.Yeah, why bother being at least somewhat knowledgeable about the 2nd most...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: Driveclub.

    @ripelivejam said: person knows about something that dan doesn't. complains about dan like it's something everyone should naturally know about.Yep. All of these pearl-clutching comments about Dan not...

  • billyok posted a message in the forum topic This Month's Live, Plus Games Revealed. on the General Discussion board

    Good haul! Good variety, and both platforms getting day one games for free now. Competition is good. People who call this terrible absolutely confound me.

  • billyok posted a message on the post Quick Look: Gauntlet.

    I feel like something as simple as making the environments more colorful would have done wonders to make this feel more Gauntlet-y. Looks like fun, but the constant drabness of the environments is bum...

  • billyok posted a message on the post Hey, Wanna Play as T-Bone From Watch Dogs? Anyone?.

    @homelessbird said: @billyok: @humanity: There was a lot that rubbed me the wrong way about Watch Dogs, personally. Just a taste thing. But I think, in general, there had just been a glut of open wo...