• jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Did everyone forget about Transistor?. on the Transistor board

    It was my GOTY. In my opinion, the story and gameplay mechanics complemented each other better than any other game this year. These things working together is a really big deal to me and is pretty rar...

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Book Club - SF Novels: A Few of My Favourites.. on the Off-Topic board

    Ancillary Justice was really good, I thought. Also, I would second Dune, Hitchhiker's Guide and Neuromancer.

  • jackburtonme created a list GOTY 2014.
  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 12/12/2014.

    Wow, you can definitely see what Jeff was talking about with Gungeon. Any team that is capable of producing something like Gungeon has to be aware of the similarities with Nuclear Throne. Seems kinda...

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Quick Look: Destiny: The Dark Below.

    Destiny is a harsh mistress.

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic The Witcher 3 Delayed Until May. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    Hold the phone, you mean delay the game until it is finished?! Clearly, CD Project doesn't know a thing about business.

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 12/05/2014.

    So great to see have everybody together! Thanks, guys!

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Yep, Uncharted 4 Looks Freakin' Amazing.

    @adagnis: Sure thing!

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Dan Decides: Terminator Genisys.

    this looks like the worst one yet....

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Games you feel are flying under the radar for GOTY so far. on the General Discussion board

    @wemibelec90 said:@jackburtonme said:I would like to see them mention The Fall. Maybe not the best game of the year, but it was really well written hard science fiction that you don't get very often ...

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Next Year's Assassin's Creed Game Has Already Been Leaked. on the Assassin's Creed: Victory board

    Assassin's Creed: Mission Accomplished

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Games you feel are flying under the radar for GOTY so far. on the General Discussion board

    I would like to see them mention The Fall. Maybe not the best game of the year, but it was really well written hard science fiction that you don't get very often in games. The production design and v...

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 11/25/2014.

    you know what's a great cereal? Cracklin' Oat Bran

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 11/25/2014.

    Is Taco Bell "magic" generally recognized as safe by the FDA?

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Gaming predictions for 2015!. on the General Discussion board

    Two CD Project employees die of exhaustion trying to ship The Witcher 3 on time. They are posthumously added to the game as NPCs. The publicity of this memorial results in an overall net positive to ...

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Just got a Ps3 need to catch up .. on the PlayStation 3 board

    I think Uncharted 2 is the big one. I'm not sure it did much that was brand new, but at the time it was the peak of the "open play --> set piece play --> cutscene" gameplay loop and it's still ...

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/21/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @triplestan: Yeah, they will need to make some kind of guideline over this, which will be difficult because I feel like a lot of "episodic" games released this year are that way as a function of reso...

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/21/2014. on the General Discussion board

    Wow, Carolyn's piece is brilliant. Thanks for that Patrick. I hope you get a chance to play The Sailor's Dream, even if not by year end. I'd be interested to hear your thoughts on it. Also, that AC:U ...

  • jackburtonme posted a message on the post The Dark Below Comes to Destiny on December 9.

    It seems crazy they branded this an "expansion".

  • jackburtonme posted a message in the forum topic Steam Updates Early Access Rules, Guidelines For Developers. on the Steam board

    Interesting and good to see that Valve is at least creating the appearing of working on this. Thanks, Patrick!