• Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Is Windows 8.1 better now?. on the PC board

    After using windows 8 (& 8.1) on both a desktop since it was released & a laptop for a few months I personally wouldn't go back to 7.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic I don't understand Roguelikes. on the Roguelike board

    @anxioustube: Just wondering, are you old enough to have been around while arcades were still around? I really love the challenge of roguelikes & I wonder if part of it stems from the fact I use ...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic What was the First Game You Bought on Steam?. on the Steam board

    Left 4 Dead when it came out, now I'm at 301 games 5 years later.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Are those new XboxOne bundles tempting you?. on the Xbox One board

    @acidbrandon18: I almost caved with the 360 & forza but with the rift & all the racing games on pc I'm not sure there's anything the xbox can do to get me to buy one.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic First PC Gaming Rig Budget Around $600-$700USD. on the PC board

    @fanboyremix: Personal preference & experience for me, I've been with Intel & Nvidia since the 90s & haven't had any issues. Friends have switched between both & have seemed to end up...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic First PC Gaming Rig Budget Around $600-$700USD. on the PC board

    Here's my $700-800 build, you could downgrade the motherboard a bit & upgrade the gpu to a 760 but with windows being linked to the motherboard these days it's better to get a decent one.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Female Representation In Games: One Man's Perspective. on the General Discussion board

    Is this really the issue you make it out to be? Sure it'd be nice to see more games that have a female perspective but really it's only a really well written story driven game that would benefit and h...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Have you ever made any real friends through / via gaming?. on the General Discussion board

    Been friends for 23 years with a guy through playing the Simpsons Arcade game, when I first came to Vancouver made friends through playing online & then local Street Fighter. These days I keep in ...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic It's the end of the world in one year. What do?. on the Off-Topic board

    @carryboy said: @oldirtybearon said: Don't know why this popped into my head this morning, but in the shower I got to thinking about Melancholia and, naturally, how depressing it would be to know that...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic What Games Should a Newcomer to the Fighting Genre Play?. on the General Discussion board

    Ultra Street Fighter IV is the one to go for, there's a reason Evolution ends with the Street Fighter finals.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Do you intend on using GOG Galaxy?. on the GOG.com board

    @samfo said:Can't wait to watch everyone love this and continue to hate Origin on reddit.If origin was optional like this is going to be I don't think anyone would have a problem with it.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Yacht Club Games releases Shovel Knight sales data. on the Shovel Knight board

    @bisonhero said:Man, that split is way closer to even than I would've thought. Wii U is only a couple percentage points behind 3DS and Steam, which is surprising given that you'd think the latter two ...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic The "Can't remember the name of this game" Thread v3.0. on the General Discussion board

    @mortinox: Little Big Adventure & Magic Carpet?

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Okay The Punisher arcade game is freaking ridiculous.. on the The Punisher board

    @agentboolen: I think the beat em ups started dying out slightly before the end of the arcades, they didn't survive the transition to 3d very well or work too well with longevity when people got them...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic September & October. Which games are you considering buying?. on the General Discussion board

    Going to be picking up the following on Steam, though probably not till the Christmas sales. Shadow of MordorAlien IsolationEvolveDead Rising 3Evil Within

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic What is the appeal of Mudding?. on the Off-Topic board

    Why not go with your friends & find out for yourself?

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic The Best Star Wars Games of All Time!. on the General Discussion board

    @ford_dent looks like you just about nailed that list for the best games, would probably change the honorable ones to X-Wing, KOTOR2 & Zen Pinball though.

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Our Relationship With Physical Media Is About to Change. on the General Discussion board

    About to change? I haven't bought a physical copy of a game since 2008, my last two PCs didn't have dvd drives, I can't remember the last time I bought a music cd or movie dvd.Having lived in several...

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Learning by Comparison: LoL vs Dota2: Week 4: The Reckoning:Subtitle Colon.. on the Multiplayer Online Battle Arena board

    Congrats on ordering that new pc, that 750ti will easily run Dota/LoL, did you order an operating system with it?

  • Hone_McBone posted a message in the forum topic Preordering Games. on the General Discussion board

    There's been two games I've pre-ordered that I can remember within the last few years, Rocksmith 2014 & South Park & the Stick of Truth. I didn't really have any hesitations with Rocksmith si...