• LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic What Happens When a Developer Catches You Pirating Its Game on the Skullgirls board.

    This is probably the best anti-piracy measure: Just be nice to them. People are more willing to buy your product if you seem like an actual human and not just a faceless corporation.

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Sega Pleases, Enrages Alien Fans With Isolation's Pre-Order DLC on the Alien: Isolation board.

    (For the record, pre-ordering in 2014 seems silly. You can buy almost any game digitally, which means scarcity is no longer a reason to pre-order. So companies ought to be to trying harder.) I disagre...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic When is Video Game Day? on the General Discussion board.

    If we have "Talk Like a Pirate Day," I don't think Video Game Day is too far a stretch.

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Spoilers! *shudders* on the General Discussion board.

    @beachthunder said:If something is supposed to be surprising, then be considerate and let others experience that surprise firsthand too.Couldn't have said it better myself, and OP, your Portal 2 exam...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic the ridiculous "potato salad" kickstarter on the Off-Topic board.

    Is this technically allowed on Kickstarter? According to one of the reporting options on Kickstarter, a project "must have a plan for creating something and sharing it with the world." He's not exact...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic A Honest To God Good Piece of Internet Journalism on the Off-Topic board.

    @raven10: What place does it have in modern journalism? This isn't reporting on any kind of news, it's a person grieving over the loss of their friend. They didn't use it as an intro to how social me...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic A Honest To God Good Piece of Internet Journalism on the Off-Topic board.

    The actual link: http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/07/shes-still-dying-on-facebook/373904/ When I came into this topic, I expected some report about the state of how Facebook has affe...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic The Problem With Egoraptor on the General Discussion board.

    @video_game_king said: @arbitrarywater said: I think anyone who cares enough about the opinions of others in regards to infamously bad games (Wand of Gamelon and friends) are probably informed enough...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic The hardest Jeff has ever laughed on video? on the General Discussion board.

    I never realized how Jeff's laugh is just insane sounding, and I love him for that.

  • LikeaSsur posted a message on the post Unfinished: The Forest 07/02/2014.

    I can't tell if I want this game or not.On the one hand, I don't like the notion of surviving by myself with no end in sight. That's what turned me off of Don't Starve.On the other, the horror elemen...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @metallicsheep: No, of course not. Since they're a white male, their life is obviously peachy and has little to no problems! What hardships they do have will simply go away because their race and sex ...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @metallicsheep said:The concept of taking steps to diversify workplaces & seeking out talented non-white/non-male people is something a hell of a lot of people seem to hitch up on, like that will...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @dotdashdotdash said:@cabbagesensei said: @bizzaro said: @cabbagesensei: This is not how the real world works. You do not hire someone based on their skin colour or what have you, simply to make peop...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Changes GB could make to curtail harassment on the General Discussion board.

    Patrick already said that getting rid of comments is a bad idea, and besides that, all articles are considered a forum thread anyway.

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic New Hires and enthusiasm on the Bombcast board.

    @iceman228433 said:The problem I have is both of the new guys sound that same so I have no clue which of them is talking half the time.Isn't that just a "getting used to" thing when listening to a ne...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb hires Dan Ryckert and Jason Oestreicher on the General Discussion board.

    @milkman said: Yeah, I hate to say it and it's only out of love for the site but that's a pretty tone deaf response by Jeff. No matter where they came from, these people still considered themselves en...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic I Love Giant Bomb on the General Discussion board.

    @theadmin: @blue_cube: Giant Bomb hires 2 white dudes, female journalists criticize them for not hiring anything but, internet attacks, it's all Giant Bomb's fault (somehow).

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb hires Dan Ryckert and Jason Oestreicher on the General Discussion board.

    I still don't get how Samantha is justified in telling someone to go **** themselves when all they said was "what if he was the most qualified person available for the position?" That's a pretty legit...

  • LikeaSsur posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb hires Dan Ryckert and Jason Oestreicher on the General Discussion board.

    Welcome, Dan and Jason. Sorry you had to be white males in this day and age. It seems to have backfired on you.

  • LikeaSsur posted a message on the post Yep, Platinum's Making a Legend of Korra Game.

    I wish I was interested in that show, because I love me some Platinum.