• LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Do you think video games are too expensive?. on the General Discussion board

    There are very few games i'll pay full price for, but I am fine with full price being what it is. Considering larger games are just becoming more and more expensive to product, I really wouldn't feel ...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Playing alongside Solid Scanlon. on the Metal Gear Solid board

    Yep, Metal Gear Scanlon inspired me to pick up the Legacy Collection. I just beat Sniper Wolf and man, this game is really reminding me of Deus Ex: HR; great story, interesting characters, aggressivel...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Heavy Rain fails as a piece of "interactive drama". on the Heavy Rain board

    Loved Heavy Rain. I think it sucks the extent that people will completely remove all sense of context to the game's release; I hear people say "Yeah Heavy Rain sucked... LA Noire and The Walking Dead ...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Sir Hammerlock and MISTER TORGUE Pitch You on Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.

    "For Realsies"Fuck you, videogame.

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post The Evil Within Isn't Far Off Now.

    Please be good, please be good, please be good.

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic What's your GOTY so far?. on the General Discussion board

    @hermes said:@hunkulese said: @pr1mus said: 2014 is as forgettable as it gets for me. I can't think of a single more disappointing year since... ever.Pretty much the exact same thing is said at prett...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic What's your GOTY so far?. on the General Discussion board

    The Banner Saga. Loved that game to pieces and was kind of surprised by the lukewarm response it got from a lot of places; it has the strategy gameplay I really enjoy in XCOM done in its own unique wa...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Unfinished: Super Smash Bros. 09/11/2014.

    @bigpillow: There is a world of different between "I like this better than this" and "This is bad. This is good". Needless discussions like this wouldn't happen if you could keep in mind the importan...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Unfinished: Super Smash Bros. 09/11/2014.

    @bigpillow said: @lackingsaint said: @bigpillow said: In a vacuum this might be fun, but in a world where Gang Beast and UMvC3 exist, this is not a good brawler nor a good fighting game....Did you ...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft Is Buying Minecraft. on the Minecraft board

    @professoress said: @lackingsaint said: one notable gameI think that may be a bit of an understatement.No, it's an objective fact. Yes, Minecraft was a cultural phenomenon, but it's still a game lik...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft Is Buying Minecraft. on the Minecraft board

    Hopefully we can stop talking about Notch now. Like, I don't have anything against the guy, but he's connected to one notable game, which he hasn't even been actively working on in years (since he gav...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    @newfangled said:Older GB users are probably thinking, "Dave would probably start roughhousing with Dan over this."Dave gave Metro a 3/5 years ago, and of course we know he loves these sorts of games;...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    @spurio said:@amyggen: Pls stop being such a Dan apologist. We know hes not such bad guy and nothing he does or says is malicious but that doesnt stop him from being intensely infuriating and worthy...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    @billmurray said: @scrappy said: My problem here is that Dan seemed to hate the game from the off and let everyone know. People like Brad, Jeff, Drew might not like a game but they clearly try to app...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Quick Look: Metro Redux.

    It's so refreshing to have someone say exactly what I feel about the Metro series. And I LOVE atmospheric shooters; STALKER is one of my favourite game series'. But yeah, this game just so just obnox...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Unfinished: Super Smash Bros. 09/11/2014.

    @bigpillow said:In a vacuum this might be fun, but in a world where Gang Beast and UMvC3 exist, this is not a good brawler nor a good fighting game....Did you just unfavourably compare Super Smash Br...

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic Should ALL video games be "fun?". on the General Discussion board

    Absolutely not.The freedom of being able to subvert experience and explore "bad" design does nothing but aid a medium's growth.I also disagree that all games should be engaging. The human experience c...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Alien: Isolation Will Kill You in Many, Many Ways.

    @nemesis208 said: @lackingsaint said: First second of the trailer and the alien is in plain sight in a bright room. I dunno about this.It worked to keep the alien hidden in the first movie since no o...

  • LackingSaint posted a message on the post Alien: Isolation Will Kill You in Many, Many Ways.

    First second of the trailer and the alien is in plain sight in a bright room. I dunno about this.

  • LackingSaint posted a message in the forum topic What is the worse AAA developer for story?. on the General Discussion board

    PopCap.Seriously, plants can't fight anything, and zombies aren't real. Step up your shit already.