• boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Let's Talk about Tale of Tales' Sunset and Public Funding for Games. on the Sunset board

    Public funding is essentially a mechanism to distribute money from businesses/groups/people with the worst lobbyists to businesses/groups/people with the best lobbyists.Video games are highly visible...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Ryan Davis, 1979 - 2013. on the Ryan Davis board

    Happy Birthday to you and me, buddy.

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Explain your Giant Bomb username and avatar image!. on the Off-Topic board

    A friend liked short, quirky names, so when WoW came out I chose "boat". He hated the name :)"Boat" is always taken everywhere, so I use boatorious most of the time.Avatar is Coach McGuirk from my f...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Let's all welcome Austin Walker =D. on the General Discussion board

    Great! Welcome Austin!

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Most Anticipated Game (2015 beyond)?. on the General Discussion board

    I probably won't play any of those games. Am I weird? I feel like that's weird. If I had infinite time I feel like I'd get into Batman and Fallout 4. Both of those series seem cool but I haven't ...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic What are the worst comic book movies you have seen?. on the Off-Topic board

    X-Men : The Last Stand by a mile.Though I also hated the nonsensical "yaaaay wikileaks" end of Cap 2 and also the bizarre "I have to lie for some reason to make the city happy" ending of The Dark Knig...

  • boatorious posted a new blog.
    Destiny is an OK game. Destiny is the greatest MMO I've ever played.

    In mid-2004 I sat down to play the WoW beta for the first time. My only previous MMO experience had been six months spent in Final Fantasy XI. Two hours later I logged out of WoW, and, in some sort of...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Big Live LIVE Show: Live! 2015 (Wed April 29th!) Discussion. on the General Discussion board

    It was great. I know it must have been a ton of work. Great job bomb crew, and thanks to all the GameSpot and other folks who helped make it happen.

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic House of Wolves won't have a Raid.. on the Destiny board

    @nilazz: I never played it, but wasn't Halo's version of horde mode (firefight?) well regarded?I guess I was thinking that if Destiny can make raids fun, they can probably make survival co-op fantast...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic House of Wolves won't have a Raid.. on the Destiny board

    I always feel like I'm the minority of every forum. Am I the only person who likes 90% of the games they play, instead of hating 90% of the games they play (and the developers that made them)?Destiny...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic How Did You Discover Giant Bomb? Tell Your Story. on the General Discussion board

    @effache: You're an astronaut, and you're blowing up the moon.I tried to "involve" myself in a few other online communities and found it either no community or found them full of jerks (starts with "...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Brad's Hair. on the General Discussion board

    When it grows long enough, Brad will shave off his hair and Jeff will announce it as the new hire for NY.

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Is it really worth it for GB to go to PAX?. on the General Discussion board

    Some enumerated thoughts because I like lists:Videos from events are my favorite videos of the year. I'm probably the only one who can't keep up with GB's video content and only watch a fraction of th...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Big Live LIVE Show: Live! 2015 (Wed April 29th!) Discussion. on the General Discussion board

    Wait, is this official? Jeff had said it seemed likely but I hadn't heard anything else.

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Jeff and Dr. Tracksuit's Relationship. on the General Discussion board

    Jeff Gerstmann was once Dr. Tracksuit's imaginary friend.One day a government higher-up provided Dr. Tracksuit with a year's supply of experimental super-drugs. Dr. Tracksuit snorted the entire supp...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic What do you order at Taco Bell?. on the Off-Topic board

    Three soft beef tacos (non-deluxe) and a diet pepsi. If I'm hungry, I'll throw in a cheesy fiesta potato.And every time I wish I was having a Santa Fe chalupa instead. Or even a Baja chalupa. But ...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Introducing Myself (New CBSi Engineer). on the General Discussion board

    Welcome!Remember, if there are ever problems with the site, immediately contact Dave Snider to let him know.

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Jon Stewart to leave "The Daily Show". on the Off-Topic board

    That's great news, I never cared for what the Daily Show turned into under Jon. At one point it was a funny news show. Slowly it became a snarky liberal news show (with jokes!).The Daily Show masque...

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Are Wario and Waluigi Italians?. on the Wario board

    @icicle7x3 said: WataliansThis actually makes a lot of sense when you consider the Watalian flag:

  • boatorious posted a message in the forum topic Are Wario and Waluigi Italians?. on the Wario board

    They're clearly from Wales.