• hermes posted a message in the forum topic What Animes Would Dan Ryckert Like?. on the Dan Ryckert board

    How about an endurance run of Asura's Wrath with Dan Ryckert?That game is basically an anime with prompts...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What prompted your first use of the World Wide Web?. on the Off-Topic board

    I think it was to look for Nintendo news back in 1995...

  • hermes posted a message on the post Hyrule Warriors Review.

    This quirky offshoot is better than any Dynasty Warriors game I’ve played, while simultaneously being the worst Zelda game I’ve ever played.Really?

  • hermes posted a message on the post Hideo Kojima Premieres New Silent Hills Trailer.

    Ok, that convinced me...I am NEVER going to play that game !!!

  • hermes posted a message on the post Bloodborne Arrives Here on February 6.

    Nothing says "happy birthday" like a series with the tagline "prepare to die"...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Tetsuya Nomura no longer directing Final Fantasy XV.. on the Final Fantasy XV board

    When I first read the title, I thought SE was unhappy about 15, and Nomura was kicked out of it (which would be worrisome this late in development, but at least showed that SE was interested in shakin...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic TGS 2014 Final Fantasy XV Trailer (Demo Coming 3/20/15). on the Final Fantasy XV board

    Ok, here are some thoughts.That giant turtle thing looks really awesome...I like the look of the battle system. It seems a lot more based on skills than stats, which could be a good thing. I don't kno...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Being Biased and Game Reviewing. on the General Discussion board

    @jasonr86 said:I think as long as the site and reviewer are honest with their audience up front so everyone is on the same page in regards to biases, history, etc. so there are no surprises for the au...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What's your GOTY so far?. on the General Discussion board

    @hunkulese said: @pr1mus said: 2014 is as forgettable as it gets for me. I can't think of a single more disappointing year since... ever.Pretty much the exact same thing is said at pretty much the exa...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone here work in the games PR industry?. on the General Discussion board

    @dudeglove: That was an interesting read... In a "now you are just fucking with me, aren't you? there is no way you honestly believe half of the bullshit put there..." kinda way.

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What's your worst ever video game-related purchase?. on the General Discussion board

    The PS Move and accessories. So, 2 Motion Controllers, 1 Navigation Controller, and the Eye camera...

  • hermes posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    @ucankurbaga said:Whats next? Jeff Quicklook Fifa 2015?Hehe... if he is like Dan, he will probably hate it because its not NHL 2015...

  • hermes posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    God dammit, Dan...I don't have a problem with you not liking the game (even based on ignorance: subtitles and WW2 history, for example); it kinds of makes for funny video content... but whoever handle...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft really did buy Mojang. on the Mojang AB board

    That is... surprising.I guess I still don't get what MS wants with Minecraft...I don't know how it can be monetized besides the initial sale, but I haven't been there in forever. Sure, it is really hu...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic No one's talking about this game!. on the Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! board

    I will eventually pick it, once it is included in some Steam Summer Sale or something. I have been playing a lot of Borderlands 2 with friends, and this looks too similar.

  • hermes posted a message on the post The Growing Illusion of Single Player.

    Good article, Patrick.I have a similar position with Borderlands 2. I played the game while listening to podcasts (which gives you an idea of the attention I put into it), and it was, in general, a ra...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Games You Think Only You Played. on the Off-Topic board

    @lentfilms: That game came bundled with my IBM (CD players were uncommon back there), so I am going to guess: No. You are not...Never knew someone else that played this one. It was your average side ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Paying for comments. on the General Discussion board

    Yeah... I am with the people that thinks it would stagnate open conversation.Also, many of this threads are about pretty trivial stuff. Even when I don't go into hateful comments territory, I would th...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Which franchises did you play each entry to completion?. on the General Discussion board

    God of War used to be my example, until I got stoked like 30 minutes before the end of Ascension, and grew bored of the entire game.

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Things Dan Ryckert Considers Fancy. on the Dan Ryckert board

    Vegetables...