• jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic NOBODY is playing Advanced Warfare. on the General Discussion board

    Twice as many people are "playing" Clicker Heroes than all Call of Duty games combined.p.s. Clicker Heroes is great.

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Can someone explain Ready Player One to me?. on the Off-Topic board

    I liked it quite a bit. I am right in the target demographic (same age as the author). And any book that has as a location the Tomb of Horrors is alright with me.

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic What are you favorite Terry Gilliam films?. on the Off-Topic board

    I love them all, The Fisher King is probably my favorite.

  • jaycrockett posted a message on the post Rising Thunder's Technical Alpha Starts Next Week.

    I suck at fighting games, and I'd like to believe this sort of control scheme would help me out. However, making it easier for me will make it easier for everyone else too, so I fear I'll end up suc...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Board Games. on the Off-Topic board

    There's always been more complex board games than the Monopoly types. In the 80's and 90's I played a lot of big wargames like Axis and Allies, Fortress America and Shogun, as well as a lot of Avalo...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Need Help with Ornstein and Smough. on the Dark Souls board

    Congrats! I'm so bad at Dark Souls it took me multiple tries with another player AND Solaire to beat these guys. Any win is a good win!

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Derek Smart Going After Star Citizen. on the Star Citizen board

    Derek Smart seems pretty crazy. He's made some pretty bad games.Chris Roberts seems pretty cool. He's made some awesome games.Which is why it pains me to admit that Derek is probably right. I think...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Biting the Backlog #2 - The Hype. on the General Discussion board

    1. Did you buy any games at the Steam Summer Sale? Which ones?Nidhogg, Castle Crashers, Small World 2, Dark Souls 22. Were they related to E3 excitement?No. I did buy Batman: Arkham City shortly bef...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Kickstarter Games - So many projects that have gone dark. on the General Discussion board

    I pretty much don't kickstart video games. As a software developer myself, I know there are just too many things that can go wrong. (I don't preorder or buy launch day for the same reason.)The only...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Do you guys and gals want to see a 12 hour Greg Kasavin run of Fallout 4 on Giant Bomb?. on the Fallout 4 board

    @frodobaggins said:Any Greg Kasavin is good Greg Kasavin. The man's a legend.The purist in me wants him to stick with Elder Scrolls, but this is probably the right answer.

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic From a Concerned Brother: Game Schools?. on the General Discussion board

    @humanlanguage: Hey I'm from Nashville and I can recommend Nashville State as a good community college (used to be Nashville Tech) and Tennessee Tech as a good four year university in state. I think...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic What do you hope this is?. on the Nintendo NX (working title) board

    What I'd hope the NX will be: Another Gamecube, i.e. on par/slightly more powerful than the market leader, with decent third party support and great exclusives. Maybe a 3ds player like the Gamecube...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Breaking: Bungie Still Behaving Horribly. on the Destiny board

    This has to be the most masterful troll I have ever seen a game studio pull. "Oh, you're anxious about those emotes huh? You need those emotes? You're entitled to those emotes! You'd throw money ...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic HOLY shit that crafting system!. on the Fallout 4 board

    I'm pretty excited for this. But I'm pretty stoked for Fallout in general. I loved everything about Fallout 3 so just give me more of that. Weapon crafting. Home upgrades. Robot butlers. Rad sc...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Biting The Backlog! #1. on the General Discussion board

    For Steam it reached a saturation point where I already had all the cheap games I was interested in. What's getting me now is Games with Gold because I can't say no to free.

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic It's one of those things where.... on the Jeff Gerstmann board

    It's one of those things where if you been listening to someone talk on a podcast for years and years, you pick up on changes to their speech patterns. Jeff does say it more than he used to. Doesn'...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic How Well Can You Hear Audio Quality? Blind Listening Test. on the Off-Topic board

    4/6, but I'm pretty sure that was luck. I was listening with crappy earbuds. Definitely not an audiophile. I listen to AM radio in my car sometimes and it sounds fine.I gotta go listen to that Susa...

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic I made a poster for the current GB staff. on the General Discussion board

    Is Austin watching spookin with scoops? There is a wire running from his desk to the tv.

  • jaycrockett posted a message on the post Here's Seven Minutes of Batman: Arkham Knight Gameplay.

    So the no killing thing doesn't apply in the Batmobile I guess? What with the machine guns and missiles.

  • jaycrockett posted a message in the forum topic Do I have a chance at learning programming?. on the Off-Topic board

    There have never been fewer barriers to learning how to code. If you can create a post on Giant Bomb, you can go to http://www.codecademy.com right now and start learning web development.