• hermes posted a message in the forum topic What cancelled game were you waiting for?. on the General Discussion board

    Prey 2Star Wars 1313Freespace 3Half Life 2: Episode 3

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    @make_me_mad said: @turambar said: @make_me_mad said: The people here at Giant Bomb definitely aren't. They need to stop referring to themselves as such, and stop hiding behind "Well the definition of...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Confirmed: Amazon Has Purchased Twitch. on the General Discussion board

    Interesting. I never thought Amazon would be interested in expanding into that territory but, as others have said, it is a LOT better than Google...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic I Don't Think You Deserve Redemption, Aiden Pearce. on the Watch Dogs board

    Interesting reading... and apparently Patrick is not alone.

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Brad as the host.. on the Bombcast board

    Yeah... Brad is pretty good as host.Jeff does his best job when he is tasked with taking cues from others and providing some commentary; but I wasn't so happy with his role as a moderator.I wouldn't m...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Rate the last movie you watched.. on the Off-Topic board

    The Great Gatsby: 4/5It was good, in general, but it doesn't hold a candle to the book. The performance of Di Caprio is top notch, though...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic PlayStation Plus Catch Up: August Edition.. on the General Discussion board

    After a while, I got used to the art style, to the point it didn't bother me so much... I just wish the game had more variety to it: there are only 8 short dungeons that you have to play twice in orde...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Phil Fish gets doxxed, selling Fez IP and Company?. on the Phil Fish board

    @gunslingerpanda said:I used to defend Phil Fish. He was just a very opinionated person who often got on people's nerves. Nothing wrong with that, and he had some very understandable frustrations with...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What will be Rockstar's next game?. on the Rockstar Games board

    My money is on a new Red Dead. The game was fairly successful and its been almost 5 years now...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What are your Favorite Point and cIick Games ?. on the General Discussion board

    Monkey Island seriesSam & Max Hit the RoadIf you are interested in more serious point & click, adventure games, I would recommend you to check on the sierra library. Same genre, but a lot more...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Polygon Article - The problem with Battlefield Hardline. on the General Discussion board

    You know, I wish it was closely related. I think if designers try to make games inspired by real events, the result can be a more careful and thoughtful experience than, say, base it in some random, i...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Is EA charging $70 USD for games new?. on the Electronic Arts board

    @stackboy said:Hah! In Australia special edition cost $120+I was half-expecting a response like that, just to piggyback on it and say that price is the cost of "regular" edition games here in south am...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Korra is the worst avatar ever.. on the Off-Topic board

    I have a LOT of issues with the new Avatar series that go beyond the changes in the main character (to the point I would call myself nitpicky)...I just don't like most of the changes in the world and ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Can you explain why The Rock (film) is so beloved?. on the Off-Topic board

    Trying to explain why The Rock is good is like trying to explain why ice cream is good. It just feels good...But I will give it a try with this: Sean Connery is in it, and he kicks asses...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What is more important - graphics or gameplay?. on the Off-Topic board

    Well... I consider this game amazing, but the graphics are as basic as graphics can get.Which proves that, as with anything, context is everything...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic A game you were exicited for, only to be disappointed. on the General Discussion board

    God of War 3. I even bought a PS3 in preparation for that game... but the characters were so cartoony it was painful.

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  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Rise of the Tomb Raider Now Exclusive to Xbox One. on the Rise of the Tomb Raider board

    Problem: A sequel to a game underperformed until it was included in multiple sales, on multiple platforms, eventually being successful.Solution: Restrict access to the game to the newest generation of...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Remember Me's Developers Have Announced a New Game. on the Life Is Strange board

    The writing in Remember Me was subpar, particularly the main character, but the setting was interesting and I am all for studios with unique visions been given the chance to express themselves...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic No Man's Sky coming to PC. on the No Man's Sky board

    No... they said that, with them being a small team, and the business about the flood and all, they were planning to handle platforms one at the time, which for them meant focus on PS4 now, and maybe P...