• Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Is 26K in student debt bad?. on the Off-Topic board

    Am I some kind of weirdo here for not having debt? Middle-class, entry-level retail job, lives with parents who chip in some of the money, and commutes to state uni 6 miles away. Unless I decide to go...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Is fire two syllables?. on the Shenmue board

    General American: ˈfaɪ̯.ɚReceived Pronounciation: ˈfaɪ̯ə(ɹ)Those are just two accents, of course.

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic SSD is it worth it?. on the PC board

    @charlie_victor_bravo said:@gruebacca said: It only gives you benefit, however, if the OS is installed on it. That's pretty much a requirement, or else the benefits of an SSD aren't really worth it. ...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic I know all of the Gek Language. on the No Man's Sky board

    It's hard enough to invent a fictional language for a movie, game, or series, let alone three of them and then some (Atlas doesn't count).That said, it's not unusual that an entire language in this ga...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic SSD is it worth it?. on the PC board

    The best thing about SSDs is that every little thing your computer does will be done much quicker. It can't render game graphics, per say, but it can retrieve the assets for the graphics faster. An SS...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic How tall is 'tall'?. on the Off-Topic board

    I'm 6'2", and everybody thinks I'm tall. I guess that's true. I think California has shorter people than the us average. Very few people in high school were taller than me.

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic "Inverted (controls) on the ground is for lunatics". on the General Discussion board

    Control input methods are subjective. That is all.Also DOUBLE INVERTED FO LYF

  • Gruebacca posted a message on the post Unboxing the Xbox One S.

    That still-ass background... oh boy.At least the Dreamcast Fishing Controller made an appearance .

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Civilization: Beyond Earth vs. Civilization vs. Alpha Centauri and disappointment?. on the General Discussion board

    If Civ V didn't exist, I suppose Beyond Earth would be an alright game. It is fact, however, that Civ V does exist, and it's generally regarded to be better in almost every facet. If they tried making...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Is your PC lit?. on the PC board

    @isomeri said:@ezekiel: @gruebacca: @rorie: Wait, you're all the types of people who sleep with their PC turned on? I've never understood why anyone would do this. Unnecessary noise and light polluti...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Is your PC lit?. on the PC board

    I've got lights up the ass. My PC is within a custom drawer that has red LEDs around the perimeter. The fans on the outside are all red as well. The glass on the top really lights up the room, but I d...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic PewDiePie and other YouTubers took money from Warner Bros. for positive game coverage (specifically Shadow of Mordor). on the General Discussion board

    Between this and the undisclosed CS:GO betting sites, gaming information on Youtube is looking less trustworthy. Let's not forget that not only did PewDiePie and others not disclose that they took mon...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Should the UK stay in or leave the EU?. on the Off-Topic board

    I hope that JFK quote doesn't ever become trite because the middle of this decade is a really good time for people to it in mind. It's truly sad that both sides had to resort to incredulous fearmonger...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic How many friends have you lost?. on the Off-Topic board

    As a freshman I had a junior classmate that sat next to me in high school Algebra II. We only saw each other in class, but we would make small talk before and after the lesson.He had cancer and went t...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic 1440p or 4K monitor?. on the PC board

    A 4K monitor is a reasonable idea... if you're not going to play video games. 4K is good for productivity, but if you want 4K for the video games and want them to run well you'll need a bajillion dol...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Neither France or Russia are playable factions in Battlefield 1. on the Battlefield 1 board

    The Americans were pretty much only involved in the Western Front, same as France. If they're going to include the Americans but not the French, then they'll really have to stretch to make a scenario ...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Am I not the only one or China just don't care? Let's find out.. on the Off-Topic board

    I imagine the barriers of entry would be very high for a native-born Chinese person to become a fan of this site. China has a much lower internet penetration rate, so that balances out the 1.4 billion...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Gamespot is talking about Watch Dogs 2 details with gameplay. on the Watch Dogs 2 board

    Super "dumb" attitude. Set in San Francisco. Drones lifting mainframe computers. Topical on-the-nose character motivations. Rebels that "just wanna have fun." If this turns out good, sign me up! This ...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Could someone technically build Earth to scale, but make it generate procedurally?. on the General Discussion board

    It depends on how perfect you want the simulation. Generally, it's easier for a computer to randomly build larger worlds than more detailed ones. With math, we can build an entire universe in seconds,...

  • Gruebacca posted a message in the forum topic Gwent: A Review. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @dudeglove: Geralt has an American accent because main character. All the witchers too have American accents, and Dandelion most likely has one as well, especially evident with his narrator voice.