• kcin posted a message in the forum topic Life after Joystiq. on the General Discussion board

    @mormonwarrior said:Mine are almost exclusively Giant Bomb for personality and IGN for breadth. I'll often poke around Metacritic to see what other sites have said about stuff, and the Nintendo Life ...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Life after Joystiq. on the General Discussion board

    Joystiq was the last bastion of positivity and level-headedness in games coverage. Its tone was kept so consistently even (with a touch of buoyancy) that it was impossible to tire of it. It didn't ...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Game just not 'grabbing' me... am i missing something?. on the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor board

    You opinion is also my opinion, and I decided to stop playing it a couple months back and haven't regretted that decision at all. Just move on to a more interesting game. You've experienced the Nemesi...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Let's talk Coffee Giantbomb!. on the Off-Topic board

    Great post, thanks for the information. Easy to digest and covered a lot of bases I have heretofore never properly understood.I have a single-cup French press and a small Kyocera manual burr grinder -...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic DayZ PS4, so is that now a 2016 game?. on the DayZ board

    @spraynardtatum said:2016 sounds likely but I can't imagine it's going to be an acceptable product even then. Dean Hall left and now the rest of his team has to clean up his mess. He took the money a...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic It's still Dead Island I think?. on the Dying Light board

    I liked what I played at E3, frankly, and this is coming from someone who was seriously unimpressed with the first Dead Island. This one controls a LOT better, feels good, and exploration felt more ...

  • kcin posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 01/16/2015.

    If you find yourself evaluating the lives of those who you don't know with the sort of rigor reserved for literary criticism, I'd say it is time to evaluate your own goddamn life.

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Games Aren't Fair to Women, and Even Duders Should Care. on the General Discussion board

    I'm not sure how I feel about threads like this, at this point. On one hand, it is probably a generally good thing that the issue of gender inequality is kept at the forefront in areas where it is t...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic New player - most memorable experience in gaming since Halo. on the Destiny board

    @pyrodactyl: How was I to know you were "supposed" to do anything in Destiny? How is anyone at this point "supposed" to know how to do anything in Destiny? Go to a Reddit? I know there are better way...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic New player - most memorable experience in gaming since Halo. on the Destiny board

    @DrSwank said: @kcin said: keywords: "New player"It is my opinion that the smartest thing a trial player can do is stop playing when they have exhausted the trial.I disagree, as I've had way more fu...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic New player - most memorable experience in gaming since Halo. on the Destiny board

    keywords: "New player"Destiny is all fun and games until you are leveling with Light, at which point grinding for gear is the only way to level up. I don't get the impression that you realize that yet...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic I Chose Option A (MAJOR SPOILERS). on the Grand Theft Auto V board

    For what it's worth, I chose to kill Shithead Trevor too, as he's a despicable person who I didn't enjoy playing as or hearing from, and was glad to be given the option to kill him. What I got was a...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Wanting to play an old school RPG ...force me to play one!. on the General Discussion board

    Deus Ex isn't remotely like all of the other games on that list which I recognize, and for that matter isn't at all what you describe, but that is my absolutely no-reservations number-one recommendati...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Can You Keep Parents From Knowing You Have a Game on Steam?. on the General Discussion board

    Saints Row 2 is a billion times better.

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic DESTINY! DESTINY! NO ESCAPING THAT FOR ME!. on the Destiny board

    I discovered something wonderful about Destiny, when I still played it, trying to level my character up from 26 to 27 over the course of several weeks: it's just a game, and you can simply stop playin...

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

    The taste of dirt thing that Jeff describes in old soda is likely exactly right, as any rotten vegetable matter all tastes exactly the same: like actual dirt. It's not super gross to me, it's just u...

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

    Hey there. Former Destiny player here. Got to level 27 before deciding to abandon this game. Until that moment, Destiny was nearly all I thought about, games-wise. I was strategizing at work what...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Hey Guys! I'm Building My First PC! HELP! Edit:Thank You All. on the PC board

    @spence_5060: If you can legitimately afford this build, do it. I went big on my CPU 4 years ago and still don't need another, and I'm glad for it. A good mobo with the latest technologies in it is...

  • kcin posted a message in the forum topic Hey Guys! I'm Building My First PC! HELP! Edit:Thank You All. on the PC board

    Your power supply is crazy overkill, but everything else looks really nice. You seem to have a lot of money ready to go on this, so go for it. I know I'm envious!As for the PSU, you can very easily do...

  • kcin posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 11/18/2014.

    @joshuan said:@kcin: Defaults to run in FPS mode. When the controls are set to fps mode, it defaults to run.Exactly what I said. But I'll "chill out" now. Lol.I'm not even sure what you were trying t...