• Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Cities: Skylines - Help/Tips Thread. on the Cities: Skylines board

    @nightriff: Two Rivers is actually a pretty horrible map for any dam no matter where you place it because the rivers' flow isn't nearly powerful enough. The issue I had with Two Rivers is I'd put do...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Pillars of Eternity keys giveaway CLOSED/ENDED/OVER. on the Pillars of Eternity board

    I'd be interested in a key. Thanks for doing this!

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Cities: Skylines - Help/Tips Thread. on the Cities: Skylines board

    @aurahack: From what I understand, parks simply provide too much commercial satisfaction. If you lower the number of parks then you should get it back. I usually build 2 parks per "neighborhood" and ...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Ransomware now targeting PC Games. on the General Discussion board

    Huh. As silly as it sounds, pretty much everything "important" that I have is backed up to the cloud now. Not even intentionally, really, just by virtue of using services like Google docs and having ...

  • Jrad posted a message on the post Quick Look: Cities: Skylines.

    @voodoopc said:I had the same issues a lot of people had with Simcity, but this game just seems gross in the way that it rips Simcity off.It's one thing to make a competitive product that improves on...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Is any one else super excited for this game?. on the Cities: Skylines board

    @kasaioni said:So is Sim City 2013 now still bad? Or did they attempt to change some of the things people were complaining about? I heard one of the complaints was that you could only play it online....

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic HTC + Valve = VR. on the PC board

    @sgtpierceface said:I feel like I'm going crazy here. For years I've been hearing that the Rift doesn't look like a consumer device, and that it looks like some developer device, and how it looks dum...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic HTC + Valve = VR. on the PC board

    HTC's budget smartphones were pretty terrible, but the HTC One M8 is by far the best phone I've ever owned. If they're bringing that level of quality to their VR offering, then there's nothing to wor...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Box Office Winner's League: Weekend of February 20th. on the Off-Topic board

    $ 26.7 million.

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Vendetta for fallen friends?. on the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor board

    @the_nubster: It only pulls random guys if you don't have any friends with Mordor. I had a few random vendetta missions on launch day, but now that a few of my friends have picked the game up, I'm on...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Shadow of Mordor: Are you in it for the long haul?. on the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor board

    This is pretty clearly a jab at how similar Shadows of Mordor and AC seem, but from what I've seen of Mordor, there are a lot of awesome directions they could take the game, particularly if they cont...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Samsung, Oculus Partnering on Gear VR. on the Oculus Rift board

    @jdp83: Admittedly, I haven't tried the DK2 yet (just own the DK1, myself) but I'm not really sure how it's possible to be unplugging the HMD unawares? I guess if you're standing up and moving around...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Where is the GB LoL community?. on the League of Legends board

    @yi_orange said:@slag: @mb: I don't know, I feel like people look at what I see as poor design elements being removed from dota and call it over simplified. There's things in both games that the oth...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic The way the music sounds on 7.1 (Pc). on the Watch Dogs board

    I assume your sound card supports 7.1 output and you have its drivers configured properly? While personally, I've never understood the appeal of surround sound headsets (headphones literally only nee...

  • Jrad posted a message in the forum topic Trying to Educate Myself on Creationism and Evolution. on the Off-Topic board

    A lot of people seem to think Dawkins is an asshole, but outside The God Delusion he's really not. He's a scientist first and foremost, and he tolerates absolutely zero bullshit. He can be abrasive be...