• FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Why do games keep letterboxing?. on the General Discussion board

    @charlie_victor_bravo said: @wemibelec90 said: Less screen space to render = more processing power for games to look better. They can argue it's "more cinematic" or something, but it's solely to push...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Law & Order SVU - The Gamergate episode - How accurately does it represent gaming to you?. on the General Discussion board

    @alkaiser said: @oldirtybearon said: @marokai said:Out of touch individuals demonize subculture and hobby that they don't understand: 2015 Edition.Eh, this is what happens when pop culture co-opts a ...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Law & Order SVU - The Gamergate episode - How accurately does it represent gaming to you?. on the General Discussion board

    This episode in was very awful/hilarious in the way after school specials are. Although I admit I'd probably giggle a bit every time a serious show ended on a dark note followed by the next frame bei...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Good Star Trekish games?. on the General Discussion board

    @veektarius said:I don't have anything particularly useful to add, except that it's the element of being an actual captain of a ship with a crew, giving orders, that has been least effectively captur...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic How Kotaku and Gawker Media Lost a Reader. on the Off-Topic board

    @wolfgame said:This burns me in so many ways right now and I hope i'm not the only one seeing it. We take hardline stances around here on harassment, deaththreats, misogyny and all elements that cont...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic The Official Alt+F1 V6 Thread of Speed. on the Off-Topic board

    @khann said:@gatehouse: I think Fiat owns both Ferrari and Alfa Romeo, so maybe not as weird as it may seem. Also, dat loooong nose.Yep. Fiat also owns Lancia.Hopefully Ferrari won't have a terrible...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Zoe Quinn Created an Online Harassment Support Group. on the Off-Topic board

    Sounds interesting. It would be terrible if actual pros in the field asking questions regarding the legal requirements of setting something like this up were ignored by someone running a thing like t...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @bladededge said:@flyingroman: You may be right. I did kind of phrase that in a "I represent the majority!' mentality. At the very least, that is where I find myself on the issue. I don't agree with...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message on the post Worth Reading: 12/15/2014.

    @bladededge: I see your point, but I don't think we would have been subject to such a large defamation campaign if more people agreed with you with respect to how outsiders view this whole thing.

  • FlyingRoman created a forum topic Australian Store Chain Stops Selling GTA V on the Grand Theft Auto V board.
  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Indie dev plans to revoke keys for GamerGate supporters. on the General Discussion board

    @kewlsnake said: @bargainben said: @spaceinsomniac said: @tits_matador said: If he gives out refunds who cares?The people who already paid money for a product that they were told would soon also be ...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic What has been your experience with the anti RPG hysteria?. on the General Discussion board

    Haven't been through the anti-rpg hysteria. I saw some of the tail end of the post-columbine anti-metal/goth phase years after the fact here in euroville. People targeting a hobby using large media ou...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/21/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @t_wester said:A debate over the period's heroes and villainsCome on, it was a revolution with all the murdering and awfulness that entails. I can't fathom why one would feel the need to reduce it to...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/21/2014. on the General Discussion board

    Man, that Twine article, wow. Look. Text adventures aren't new. Neither is building a blog with all the free tools available. Constraining text adventures within basic blog design isn't revolutionary...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Do you think we could have internet police?. on the General Discussion board

    Most governments already have law enforcement trying to crackdown on things which are actually illegal. Other things are imho far to subjective for anything other than site-based policy to work sen...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message on the post Dragon Age: Inquisition Review.

    Yay Rorie!

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/10/2014. on the General Discussion board

    Gamergate article focuses again on US poltics when Gamegate has plenty of us who are too foreign to be invovled in that stuff. Side note: Klein was behind the original Journolist.

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @splodge: @fear_the_booboo: Ok, I'll just keep being "ignorant" as you say.You can believe anything you want.@snowflame said:@sammo21: Gobbletygamergoop is a hate group. Full stop. It started as a b...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    @august said: @gnoltac said: @zggurat said: @gnoltac said: @alwaysbebombing said: I guess, at this point, I have just lost the thread on what both sides of these arguments want and are trying to a...

  • FlyingRoman posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    "Whatever legitimate concerns some members of GamerGate had concerning the industry have been drowned by threats of violence." Uh, @patrickklepek , by this logic, since a lot of people on GG have ...