• GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic Game Of The Year Of Sonic 2014.. on the General Discussion board

    Great list! Those plasticine models are a nice crafty flourish!You've sold me on giving my PS+ copy of Velocity 2X a shot. Titanfall's always intrigued me, but my sense is that the 360 version (the on...

  • GrantHeaslip rated positively natedagr811 's list, Best of 2014 .
  • GrantHeaslip rated positively l33t_haxor 's list, Best Games of 2014 .
  • GrantHeaslip rated positively cornbredx 's list, The Top Ten Games I played in 2014 .
  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic ArbitraryWater's Top 10 Games of 2014 that didn't actually come out in 2014. on the General Discussion board

    Valkyria Chronicles is high up on my "I should really play that" list. I've had my hand on the case a handful of times but always ended up playing something else instead. I've heard so many good thing...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic My top 5 games of 2014 for cool people who like cool stuff!. on the General Discussion board

    @epidehl said:I should really get Diva F/f 2nd, huh? I got the first one a couple of months ago during a PSN sale, not aware the second one was coming out so soon, and REALLY enjoyed it. Not sure if y...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic My top 5 games of 2014 for cool people who like cool stuff!. on the General Discussion board

    @aetheldod said:[...] And what cant a vocaloid do? They sing dance do shorykens .... the are just missing ultra combos now.

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic My Game of the Year List 2014. on the General Discussion board

    Nice list!You make a compelling case for South Park. I haven't watched a ton of it, but I've watched enough to be familiar with the characters. It didn't seem compelling enough as a video game to just...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic Preparing for 2014's Game of the Year Deliberations. on the Bombcast board

    @phili151 said:@dippa: Aye, that hot Mario Kart 8 story. Don't want that spoiled for me. (Sorry.)Luigi kills Rosalina.

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    My favourite games of 2014

    Not-so-brief preambleDid not playI have yet to make the leap into the Souls games – if I had, I might have been extolling the virtues of Dark Souls II. Shovel Knight looks like a game I’d love, but I ...

  • GrantHeaslip rated positively brodehouse 's list, Games of Video in the Year 1995 CE .
  • GrantHeaslip posted a new blog.
    Assorted thoughts on Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition

    I’ve been working my way through the Metal Gear Solid series over the past couple of years. I’ve played MGS1 (PS1), MGS2 (Substance HD), MGS3 (Subsistence HD), MGS4, Revengeance, and now Peace Walker ...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message on the post Games of Video in the Year 2014 CE.

    My GOTY list is already coming in hot this year (I still need to finish Bayonetta 2, put more time into Persona Q, and play Ground Zeroes), but you've convinced me to try to try to play that $8 Black ...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic So, Pirating Games.... on the General Discussion board

    I know it's become a joke, but we actually watched Don't Copy That Floppy in school (in Ontario, Canada) and I remember the arguments resonating with me. It's not the reason I don't pirate stuff, but ...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic Just In case people forget how pretty this game can be.... on the Dragon Age: Inquisition board

    I haven't been paying that much attention to the game, but my impression is that the landscapes are beautiful while the characters are... fine. The closest comparison I have is FFXIV, and it strikes m...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic Broken Age's Second Half Moving into Early 2015. on the Broken Age board

    I can't help but question why Giant Bomb isn't being more critical of some of Double Fine's recent shenanigans. I understand that that the company is full of lovable people, but this game is now on tr...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a message in the forum topic Sexuality, Tactics, and "The Bioware Formula." Truly, this is the age of Dragons.. on the Dragon Age: Origins board

    Dragon Age: Origins is one of those games I really wished I could get into, but just couldn't. It didn't help that the PS3 port had some pretty big performance and control issues, but I wasn't all tha...

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

    Generally speaking, I feel like a lot of attempts to view video game controversies through a political lens forget that a significant number of gamers aren't American (or are American but aren't parti...

  • GrantHeaslip posted a new blog.
    Final Fantasy X: an ode to Tidus and Yuna

    I just finished playing Final Fantasy X (the HD remaster of the International version), and I really enjoyed it. While Final Fantasy XIII’s Command Synergy Battle system is still my favourite, I think...