• exfate posted a message in the forum topic Anyone playing? on the Velvet Sundown board.

    @whitegreyblack said:It seems the free scenario (Sons and Fathers) right now is completely broken; at least, as of last night. Tasks cannot be completed, and there is no debrief screen (it just goes t...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Anyone playing? on the Velvet Sundown board.

    @whitegreyblack said:@exfate said: There isn't a way to make a private game or group or anything. I think I read on their forums that they were looking in to it though. Personally, I think playing wi...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Anyone playing? on the Velvet Sundown board.

    I've had some terrible games ruined by disconnections and general idiots/the proverbial 12 year olds. But I've had some fantastic and hilarious games too with funny, creative people. Would play with ...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Quick look gone? on the Velvet Sundown board.

    It just magic-ed away in front of my very eyes. Excited to see what Alex makes of this... experience.

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Yeah, so pup this game? (Chapter 1 & 2 spoilers) on the Gods Will Be Watching board.

    I finished this--played it on "Original" difficulty. Restarting chapters over is a fundamental part of the game. I think calling this game "random" is unfair; If a random outcome is persistently causi...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Games with predominantly British voice-acting? on the General Discussion board.

    Dragon Quest VIII.

  • exfate posted a message on the post Velvet Sundown Live! (Premium).

    So I played this a bit, and when it works it is pretty fun. You basically need the right people who are going to try and complete the objectives and role play, but do it in a funny way. People who tak...

  • exfate posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/15/2014.

    Samantha was a great guest! Totally in favor of more guests on the podcast if they're this good.

  • exfate posted a message on the post Google Won't Allow Games With In-App Purchases to Call Themselves "Free".

    @koolaid said:I find the anti F2P attitude of this article a little interesting considering Giant Bomb's premium membership is very similar to the kind of purchase you can make in a free app. That's ...

  • exfate posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @cabbagesensei said:@exfate said: @cabbagesensei said:@exfate said: I just feel really bad for Dan and Jason. It sucks that they've ended up at the center of a shitstorm, not for who they are or what...

  • exfate posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @cabbagesensei said:@exfate said: I just feel really bad for Dan and Jason. It sucks that they've ended up at the center of a shitstorm, not for who they are or what they've done, but because of the ...

  • exfate posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    I just feel really bad for Dan and Jason. It sucks that they've ended up at the center of a shitstorm, not for who they are or what they've done, but because of the color of their skin and what's betw...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Commentary on GB Hiring on the General Discussion board.

    @pyrodactyl said: People who fill the most important criteria for the job were mostly white dudes. That's an industry problem, not a giant bomb problem.That's the most sensible thing anyone has said, ...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Welcome to Jason and Dan on the General Discussion board.

    Welcome Dan and Jason! Can't wait for Dan's dad to make his debut next year too.

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic What's up with calling Ubisoft sexist/racist this year? on the General Discussion board.

    If you deliberately practice positive discrimination by including women or certain ethnicities because it's the done thing or to make a statement, then you are just as sexist or racist as someone who ...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Planning on skipping out on any of the next-gen consoles? on the General Discussion board.

    When it comes to console games, the top tier, AAA stuff doesn't interest me any more. At the moment I'm not seeing anything in the pipeline from the 'mid tier' that is compelling enough for me, nor am...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic Isn't the risk of new IP a myth? on the General Discussion board.

    From a business perspective, if you have something that is still selling really well, you continue to sell it. When it comes to huge AAA games, there is only so much budget available to sensibly pour ...

  • exfate posted a message on the post These Developers Decided to Start Making Games in a Van.

    'Indie' simply means not being beholden to people outside of the creative team/individual that have non-creative goals for the project. Valve are indie because that's how their company is run--the cre...

  • exfate posted a message in the forum topic My Waning Admiration of Giant Bomb on the General Discussion board.

    @the_anemeros said:As far as everyone else, I don't really have a issue except to say that Patrick showed up and the site started to change soon after. I don't mind that he's focusing so much on niche...

  • exfate posted a message on the post SOE's Joining the Zombie Party With H1Z1.

    The real exciting thing about this is that it's the same engine as PlanetSide 2, which means a much larger player count and much larger, interesting maps than DayZ could ever come close to.