• Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Grantland has a No Man's Sky article. on the No Man's Sky board.

    It'll be the people complaining about the hype now that complain about the game not meeting the hype when it releases, making the whole process redundant. Ho hum, and the cycle continues.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic The Xbox One: A Lying Failure Machine on the Xbox One board.

    @video_game_king said: @hermes said: I guess the iconography is meant to refer to him addressing an angry crowd.So this is a regular thing? Is it at least ironic in any sense?It's ironic but it does...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic How do you guys go through your gaming backlog? on the General Discussion board.

    I try not to spend money flippantly and I tend to monogame for long stretches, then balance smaller titles with a large one. I would never overstock on groceries just to throw most of it away because...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Favorite Open-World Game? on the General Discussion board.

    Saints Row 3 is up there, and Dragon's Dogma, from gameplay perspectives. They're just a joy to play, and their level design serves them perfectly. Los Santos is also one of my favourite open world m...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic I want backwards compatibility... on the General Discussion board.

    Last time we had backwards compatibility it was on a small selection of games and launched at a $600 price point. People tend to underestimate the inefficiency of emulating hardware with software. It ...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic GTA Online: 100 Tiny Cuts on the Grand Theft Auto V board.

    @mosespippy said:You should really just use the auto aim mode though. I know it fucking sucks. It removes an aspect of skill from the competitive field. What it does is change the game from a dexterit...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic GTA Online: 100 Tiny Cuts on the Grand Theft Auto V board.

    Almost every design choice made with GTA Online was the wrong one. It should be about randomly spawning dynamic goals in the free roam, similar to the Simeon vehicles. They should encourage competiti...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message on the post Quick Look: Abyss Odyssey.

    ACE Team are one of my favourite devs, and I got so excited when I first saw this game. Uh, the animation is so beautiful.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Videogames 101: games that make you better at playing games on the General Discussion board.

    @sweep said: Can anyone think of a better combination of games that could better demonstrate each of these core principles (as laid out in the article):Designers want you to explorePatterns are there...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Ok Just saw no man's sky and I'm freaking out!! on the No Man's Sky board.

    I think this game is going to be exactly what it looks like in the trailers. Even with the whole scope of a procedurally generated world, it's still going to be a game... Like, we know what they're l...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Were do I go next. on the Dark Souls II board.

    @49th: It's just a really hard boss. Keep trying.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic What is the scariest game you have played? on the General Discussion board.

    Probably Amnesia but I've not played many horror games at all. Fatal Frame has got me interested though, if I can get my hands on it some how.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message on the post Video Games: The Movie: The Interview.

    @mysterysheep said:Super skeptical based on just the trailer but who knows until I actually see the thing. For anyone interested, I thought Charlie Brooker's How Videogames Changed The World (bit of ...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic World Cup Brasil 2014 on the Off-Topic board.

    Oh boy...PS:Well that failed to impress.Germany!!!

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic World Cup Brasil 2014 on the Off-Topic board.

    @leebmx said:Great game, just amazed it is 0-0.But this is what top international football is like. It has been a good game though, and it's only getting better.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic What difficulty do you typically choose when playing a game? on the General Discussion board.

    @zevvion said: I really love that though. I don't want the game to grant me progress because I still haven't figured out how to play it properly yet and they want me to see the ending. I want them to...

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Max Temkin accused of raping a woman around a decade ago on the Off-Topic board.

    @yoshisaur: The straw man is all too common.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic Max Temkin accused of raping a woman around a decade ago on the Off-Topic board.

    Reaching out to his accuser is probably wise. If this is real let it be dealt with responsibly, and until then it's best not to engage in potentially life ruining hearsay.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic #2: What is your favorite 'Harry Potter' FILM? on the Off-Topic board.

    Azkaban is the only right answer.

  • Jazz_Bcaz posted a message in the forum topic What difficulty do you typically choose when playing a game? on the General Discussion board.

    Hard, because I presume the games are designed with that difficulty in mind, except Catherine. Jesus that game is a ball breaker even on easy.I just find hard difficulties to be way more consistent b...