bonbolapti's forum posts

#1 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

I don't understand what you'd gain for getting rid of one category and not changing anything else.

#2 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

I'm sharing this because it filled me with joy to write it that way.

#3 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

@video_game_king: oh, I was talking about picross.

@quantris: I can honestly agree with you. When you start using it, it becomes a stupid crutch. There's only a handful of puzzles in the e series in which they take it out. If anything the should dedicate a whole mode to no hints.

#4 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

@video_game_king: My basic complaint about it is int there, It doesn't really play as well as it could. but also, it doesn't matter, because I like this one. Even though my reasons for disliking it doesn't explain why I suddenly do.

@dolphin_butter:Well if I had to choose, Picross e2. Becuase micross mode quickly became my favourite thing ever. So I'm more than excited to see it back in e4.

#5 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

FINALLY, A guilty pleasure and a beloved franchise are coming together for me, to be the BEST guilty pleasure.

#6 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

@milkman: well yeah. They're jokes. and comedy is subjective. but it's not grounds for being in utter distaste for the entire thing. I have reservations about the thing sometimes, but it doesn't hurt to just let it go.

#7 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -
@milkman said:

@hatking said:

I'm so fucking sick of the cynicism that plagues this industry. It was refreshing to see somebody trying to laugh for a change. The problem was that each time he tried to make fun, Geoff shot it down like the show would end if people enjoyed themselves. Hey, asshat, it's an "awards" show. It's not about your fucking scoop. Let these people enjoy themselves. All the whining on Twitter coming from industry people is driving me insane. Why do you people do this? You get no fucking enjoyment out of it.

Is it really "cynical" to try and treat the medium with a bit of respect? No one is saying the show can't be fun but when almost all of your jokes are "this whole thing and everything about it sucks", who are making this show for? McHale wasn't allowing anyone to "enjoy themselves." He was a condescending asshole who made everyone uncomfortable and was very rarely funny.

That reply is the reason why there will be no respect. The problem that a lot of people couldn't do during the VGX is get over their own bullshit and enjoy something for what it is.

If people let go of the idea that everything has to be nitpicked and complained about, you'd have seen people enjoying themselves for 3 hours.

#8 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

That is the dumbest box art.

'There's no ifs ands or butts about it, Your enjoyment is sure to go tits up.'

#9 Edited by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

If you like something enough to have it be your top game of the year, you tell people that. You tell them why, don't tell the website you go to speak for you.

This website is never going to express the same views as you 100% of the time, and it never will.

#10 Posted by bonbolapti (1612 posts) -

If they want to move onward, the least you guys can do is the same.