• Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic More copies out in the wild..... on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    Receiving games early is a very singular pleasure. I had the luck of getting my copy of MKX almost a week early, and hounded these forums for some time indeed. In this particular instance, however, I ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic It's Premium Giveaway Time Again!. on the General Discussion board

    I've always been real curious about War of the Roses. At the time, I opted to get Chivalry instead as there was a button dedicated for "warcry". So, I'd love it if you were to throw that thing my way....

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Games That Made Your Jaw Drop. on the General Discussion board

    I distinctly remember walking that beaten path towards Vivec in Morrowind, seeing those strange, rectangular, gargantuan stones jutting from the sea all gold and brown as the sun set. Kind of moment t...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Witcher 3 Murderin' Spree.

    @weaponboy: @oursin_360: You do play as her in what constitutes flashbacks in the game. That's Ciri, or Cirella, Geralt's adopted daughter, that he is trying to find. Once he's cobbled together an ass...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Witcher 3 Murderin' Spree.

    @bryngylf: Witcher 2 holds up incredibly well. It's still one of the best gaming experience out there, but it is not short by any stretch. Witcher 1 you gotta' approach with the mindset of it being a ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Game Of Thrones Season 5 Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    @fredchuckdave: We're talking about different types of weaponry here in different circumstances. That's what combat is. Excuse me, "kombat". If I have an automatic rifle, and I'm up against 10 guys wi...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Game Of Thrones Season 5 Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    @fredchuckdave: I very much agree with your first two points, but as for the Navy SEAL comparison.. With all due respect, 15 people? Not a chance in hell. 7 people? Not a chance in hell. The trick to ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Rainbow Six: Siege's Latest Trailer Introduces the British SAS.

    I think this is a really cool approach to marketing their game. Providing a little bit of back-story on actual agencies and showing how that translates into in-game tactics.I continue to be impressed ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic I'm seriously done with the Demon Fire spamming!. on the Mortal Kombat X board

    These threads continue to puzzle me some. Maybe I'm just on a very, very extended hot streak of luck, but I got some 200 games under my belt now, and I've not had any problems whatsoever with people s...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post There Will Be Bloodborne.

    @jeff: I'd actually recommend you pop a couple of madman's knowledge, get your insight up to 15+. You don't seem to be having much issue with the difficulty as is, so why not make it into more of a ch...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post There Is a New Overlord Game.

    Man.. The first half of that trailer sure was pretty good, huh?

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Sega Announces Total War: WARHAMMER.

    @megasheep: It absolutely seems like something worth keeping an eye on. If you remember "Warhammer 40 K: Dark Millennium", which used to be part of the THQ line-up before they blew sky-high. Eternal ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Sega Announces Total War: WARHAMMER.

    @paulunga said: Interestingly enough, I thought the Space Hulk: Deathwing trailer two months back was exceptionally well made as well. Something I very rarely think. That is a really, really well dir...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Mortal Kombat X Scrub League May 2nd-3rd (PS4). on the Mortal Kombat X board

    Ah, @l1ghtn1n.. Look at you, growing up in front of my very eyes. Your own tournament, I'm so proud. This looks well put-together to boot, and it seems like you guys have considered the most pressing ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Sega Announces Total War: WARHAMMER.

    @artisanbreads: Chaos are in there for sure what with how they're the focal point of that entire trailer. The narrator is reading a book with the mark of Tzeentch (the Chaos trickster god), and goes ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message on the post Sega Announces Total War: WARHAMMER.

    That is a fantastic looking CG trailer. They went for a very particular art-style, almost as if painted, on top of the usual extravaganza we've come to expect from these ordeals.I'm having issues beli...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Do you enjoy Star Wars?. on the Off-Topic board

    My experience with Star Wars is strange in that I've got comparatively little respect for the core franchise, and far more so for the auxiliary stuff, particularly the earlier games. "Dark Forces 2", ...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Anyone for a PS4 scrub league?. on the Mortal Kombat X board

    @demoskinos said: @fredchuckdave: I've had mixed results. I've been able to do combos that require you to cancel into specials and then I've had matches were even some of the basic dial-a-combo strin...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Anyone for a PS4 scrub league?. on the Mortal Kombat X board

    @mikefightnight: Oh, yeah, I've actually checked out some of the stuff you organized in the past. It's been for games I haven't had myself, but it's always struck me as a good time. And I don't think...

  • Do_The_Manta_Ray posted a message in the forum topic Anyone for a PS4 scrub league?. on the Mortal Kombat X board

    @l1ghtn1n: Crosschecking the casual thread was a really good idea, I hadn't considered that. Seems like the guy setting it up did a fantastic job of gathering and displaying the information available...