• EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic There is going to be new 3DS model. on the Nintendo 3DS board

    How about going back to the old/non-3D display to lower prices before adding candy colored buttons and face plates? That would be a real feature change worth spending money on.

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Valve being sued over refund policy. on the General Discussion board

    A refund policy would be nice but I could work with Steam without one. I have in the past just thrown a game away when I found returning it was too much work or effort and I do the same thing with di...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic There is going to be new 3DS model. on the Nintendo 3DS board

    Just in time to compete against latest Android and Apple wearable devices, tablets, and phones...?

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @random45 said:I know it's fun to jump on the 'Fuck Police' bandwagon, but I think they did the right thing here. They got a call that someone was murdering people, so they reacted accordingly. Takin...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @jarmahead said: @extomar said: The point is that just like the internet, because someone calls the police saying "Something is happening!" doesn't mean anything is real. There was no "very real thr...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @andrewb said:It's at least awesome that the guy was fully cooperative. That's the least you could do to alleviate the otherwise stupid situation everyone involved has been placed into.On the one han...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @bones8677 said: Whatever happened to just ordering a bunch of pizzas as a prank?Evidently these guys respond just as fast or faster than the pizza guy.

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    The point is that just like the internet, because someone calls the police saying "Something is happening!" doesn't mean anything is real. There was no "very real threat" at that location. This would ...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @stryker1121: He also could be an clone built from the DNA of Elvis from Mars planning an alien invasion by body snatching pod people. Shall we send in the army because someone calls the police claimi...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Employee of The Creatures was "swatted". on the Off-Topic board

    @theking said: @brodehouse said: I love how easy it is to get police officers in full SWAT gear to launch an assault on a plain looking house.Hmmm, Ed, we're clearing rooms in this place but it just ...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic A Standalone Xbox One Kinect Will Cost You $150. on the Xbox One board

    Eep, $150 is a new, modern video card for a PC. That feels a little too much for the stand alone Kinect.

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic What are the benefits of a tablet/ iPad?. on the General Discussion board

    Besides the "core features" like "e-reader", I find tablets a superior interface for other devices. For instance, it is easier to use Youtube on a tablet or a phone then "push" that video to TV by App...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Do you listen to bombcast ads?. on the Bombcast board

    I listen to them like I listen to other ads in podcasts which is barely at all but that is fine for ads. In fact I would rather put ads in podcasts like this than other forms.

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Brad should totally bring back Daily/weekend Dota back. on the General Discussion board

    The issue is the team has full real world schedules and Brad needs a better setup where in particular they need someone actually "producing" the stream so Brad isn't trying to show the game while pla...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @spaceinsomniac: You need a hint: No one cares what you think of Zoe Quinn. No one should care what I think either. And it is frankly off topic for this site if not others. Maybe your obsession is why...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @spicyrichter said: @extomar said: This is why this argument is madness. We all have connections and yet we can still comment and record and share them without damaging or endangering the "public tr...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    Clearly you don't follow. I asked "Just out of curiosity what would you write if Patrick wrote something..." where it isn't about Patrick's article or Patrick's connections or anything but that you as...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @n1nj4d00m said: @extomar said: @n1nj4d00m: Just out of curiosity what would you write if Patrick wrote something new on Zoe Quinn? If you have a slightly positive thought about Giantbomb, Patrick ...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    @n1nj4d00m: What is the violation of public trust? Why can't Ben Kuchera report on the goings on about what is happening to Zoe Quinn? Because he might have had a positive thought or two about Quinn? ...

  • EXTomar posted a message in the forum topic Disclosure of Kickstarter and Patreon backings.. on the General Discussion board

    Brodehouse does bring up a good topic on that tangential topic about what is worth "a subscription" that we (tangentially) see in games as well which feels like a better topic than this. :(