• FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Confessions. on the General Discussion board

    I think Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is the most overrated game, and only seen as amazing because it came out at a time when 3D games were first finding their footing. The story is poorly thought...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Reviews are hitting. on the Mighty No. 9 board

    Now that I've actually finished the game, I would say the whole experience was perfectly average. Not a great game, but certainly not a horrible one. It controlled perfectly fine, and I like the chara...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Reviews are hitting. on the Mighty No. 9 board

    @vortextk: I'm not saying that expectation was the sole reason this game was viewed negatively, just that people were going in with a certain expectation this game was probably never going to measure ...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Reviews are hitting. on the Mighty No. 9 board

    Let's be honest. Unless this game was absolutely perfect, it was going to be viewed negatively by the people expecting it to revitalise the Mega Man concept. I'm not saying it doesn't have it problems...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic What are your biggest "I'm an idiot" revelations in games?. on the General Discussion board

    I played through about 90% of Buu's Fury for GBA without realising that, while characters levelled automatically, you had to increase their stats manually. I thought the game was incredibly difficult ...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic What Amiibo will it take for you to give in?. on the Amiibo board

    When they inevitably start releasing Event Pokemon you can only unlock with the corresponding Amiibo. Let's be honest, we all know that day is coming...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Are you enjoying Super Mario Maker?. on the Super Mario Maker board

    I don't know if I would say I am disappointed with this game, because I honestly wasn't expecting much to begin with. From the moment this was announced, I felt this was going to be little more than a...

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Why is this site called Giant Bomb?. on the General Discussion board

    I thought it was so when they were building the website, they could say "We're building a Giant Bomb".

  • FlarePhoenix posted a message in the forum topic Are you buying anything with the 10% discount code?. on the PlayStation Network board

    @hatking: Well considering they were victims of the attack just as much as we were, I think the fact they are giving us anything is more than enough. This is one thing that's really going to need to ...