• llubtoille posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast - Episode 45.

    @marz said: so... about dark souls 3 not having online, it has had online functionality in Japan on the PS4 version ever since it launched. not trying to defend namco but both podcasts this week sort...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 03/29/2016.

    @ildon said: @brad So I'm guessing (but can't verify) that the JP version does in fact have online enabled right now.I've watched a few streams of the JP version and it's definitely online enabled. O...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Guest Column: Now You're Working With Power.

    @kebrel: I would think the answer to the union screwing over it's members, would be for the members to organize a mass re-unionization, as the old union without members effectively wouldn't exist, whi...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 03/15/2016.

    I'm curious about the Gamestop / Game Informer relationship.What makes them different to the Windows 98 / Internet Explorer debacle that pinged Microsoft?

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast - Episode 41.

    @mcfart said:I disagree with the Beastcast in regards to Xbox 1 following an "iPad" upgrade structure being a dystopia.Like with Windows, MS can just mandate development on a Xbox 1 edition for 5 yea...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 03/01/2016.

    Hours played x Average Fun.Allows for those silly games like WoW where 90% of the time you're playing for future potential fun.Eg - 10,000 hours in WoW x 0.2 Average Fun = 2000 enjoyment at the price ...

  • llubtoille posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft Plans to Upgrade Xbox One Hardware, Unify PC and Console Platforms. on the Xbox One board

    I for one welcome the Xbone Master Race.Though I wonder how much of this is motivated by the PS4 being arguably the more powerful console. This would allow Microsoft to claim higher resolutions/frame...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Bethesda Announces First Three Fallout 4 DLC Packs.

    @somejerk said:@symbyosys said: Protip: Start a new game and ignore the Minutemen and early critical path stuff entirely. Way more interesting player character experience.My follow-up pro-tip even fo...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post XCOM 2 Review.

    Oh PC games, I hope you never change.My specs barely scrape above the minimum, and 18hrs in I've not encountered anything even close to resembling Dan's problems.Though the constrained camera's just a...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast - Episode 33.

    With a bit of maths, and with no firm understanding of how framerates and resolutions actually impact... stuff, I tried to calculate the PS4 VR experience and came to 1350x750 with 60fps.So - occulus ...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast: E3 2011 Day Zero.

    Probably my third time listening to this one over the years, but just wanted to throw out there re. the early stance of 'a more diverse party is a better party' logic.Big-budget games are inclusive, t...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 12/15/2015.

    "According to the West Midlands Public Health Observatory (UK), an adequate level of wintertime warmth is 21 °C (70 °F) for a living room, and a minimum of 18 °C (64 °F) for other occupied rooms, givi...

  • llubtoille posted a message in the forum topic "Falling out" with Bethesda Design. on the Fallout 4 board

    @bernard_bernoulli said:@humanity: What huge list of items? I don't carry much, and I certainly don't scroll through the junk in my workstation, since the game uses that stuff when I need it to. Perha...

  • llubtoille posted a message in the forum topic SAG-AFTRA Members Authorize Union to Declare Strike in Voice Acting Negotiations. on the Voice Acting board

    It sounds like none of my business, I have no influence over the matter and scarcely have a stake on either side. If it were any industry other than games, it likely would have passed me by entirely....

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Quick Look: Act of Aggression.

    Loved C&C, but everything past Red Alert just got too complicated and fiddly for me. Garrisoning neutral buildings, unit ranks and abilities, managing a 'cash flow', it all just got in the way of ...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Quick Look: Shadowrun: Hong Kong.

    @2headedninja said:I love that Austin actually knows Shadowrun lore ... it's a great system with really unique and cool story beats and ideas. Definitely, I think it would have been a far different Q...

  • llubtoille posted a message in the forum topic World Of Warcraft: Legion Announced At GamesCom. on the World of Warcraft board

    @ragnar: @ragnar said:@milkman said: Demon Hunter sounds cool. I'll do my usual thing of buying the expansion, getting to the level cap and unsubscribing until the next one.I'll admit that I've comple...

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Giant Bomb Mailbag: Big Ol' Box Edition.

    One day someone's going to send them a box of insects - spiders, ants and shit, and that'll be the last mailbag. Then again, that's probably already happened and they just didn't air it.

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast: Episode 10.

    Why do people have porn saved on their computer? Because it's really not that easy to find handi-cam footage of an anthro-dragon pounding an elf, and when you find that shit, you keep it.

  • llubtoille posted a message on the post Alex and Austin Talk About Pixels.

    @bbalpert: I seem to recall from his Jack & Jill film that a majority of the budget goes to paying himself and his friends, so if he ever did become less 'bankable', taking a pay cut would would e...