• Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Games stopping you finishing it due to too much padding?. on the General Discussion board

    Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning instantly springs to mind!I really wanted to finish that game, but to do so meant just barrelling through the main quest, skipping all the dialogue, running past huge gr...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Do you like the look of the Persona 5 Main Character? (Revealed at Sony's TGS Conference). on the Persona 5 board

    I dig it! He sort of seems like an amalgam of the protagonists from Persona 3 and 4.

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic The Sequel You Want That'll Never Be. on the General Discussion board

    Vampire - The Masquerade: Bloodlines

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message on the post Ninja Theory's Back With the Dark, Trippy Hellblade.

    After Enslaved & DMC, I am totally down for whatever Ninja Theory is doing now!I remember seeing concept art on their website for a game they were working on about a year ago, but it had a very fu...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message on the post Assassin's Creed: Rogue Is That Other Assassin's Creed Game Coming Out This Year.

    And the winner of this year's "Take A Break" award is...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Unity or Game Maker Studio. on the General Discussion board

    @crunchyflies: For somebody who is 'a writer more than a designer and programmer' maybe it would be beneficial playing around in a smaller scale engine with a capsule programming system like Stencyl ...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message on the post Brad's International 4 Hat Bonanza!.

    That's some quality piggy action. Subscription renewed!

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic HDD,SSD or Hybrid?. on the PC board

    The platform of SSD for your OS and core files and then large HDD for everything else is pretty solid. The only thing I will say is don't cheap out on the SSD, they're not incredibly stable or reliabl...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic most disturbing movie. on the Off-Topic board

    Does "Happiness" count?Couldn't finish that movie.

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Should I be playing this coop?. on the Borderlands 2 board

    @kidavenger: I was in the same camp as you, think I had a Siren levelled into the mid-teens, wasn't having any fun playing it solo. I tried some games with random people jumping in but it was only mo...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Death Proof vs Planet Terror. on the Off-Topic board

    Planet Terror is the most consistent experience, but holy shit the pay-off in Death Proof is incredible. In a pinch I'd probably give it to Planet Terror but I think I have a little more respect for D...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic What's You're Favorite RPG/JRPG, GO!. on the General Discussion board

    Final Fantasy VI

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 06/20/2014.

    I really enjoy having Peter on these things, he's a refreshing presence and seems to mesh well with the bomb crew.

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic How many games have you beaten this year?. on the General Discussion board

    TransistorXCOM: Enemy WithinGone HomeDishonored (DLC)Final Fantasy VIIIBrothers: A Tale of Two SonsThe Legend of Zelda: A Link Between WorldsPokemon XShin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic I am so tired of Microsoft (cancel auto subscribe). on the Xbox One board

    I remember having to make expensive and lengthy calls to Microsoft on multiple occasions to get them disable auto-renewal and remove cards from my account, man what a pain in ass. Sucks to hear that t...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Steam (The Application) Sucks. on the Steam board

    The most annoying thing about the mobile app is that it seems to turn itself on every time a game on my wishlist goes on sale. Since there doesn't seem to be a way to discern whether somebody is using...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Star Wars 8 and 9 to be directed by Rian Johnson. on the Off-Topic board

    Could not be happier with this announcement! Johnson's work is immensely enjoyable and I feel really confident in his ability to make a solid Star Wars film, or two.

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Out now on Steam. Worth picking up?. on the SteamWorld Dig board

    I think it's probably better suited to a handheld console. The game is a lot of fun, but quite monotonous, it's great if you just want something mindless and repetitive to do while watching tv or list...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic What's your reaction to the fact this game is coming out tomorrow?. on the Watch Dogs board

    I hope it's a step towards games that are good enough to justify purchasing a PS4 or XBone, but I don't really care about playing it. Seems like the kind of game that might be a nice cheap acquisition...

  • Lydian_Sel posted a message in the forum topic Content Ideas for Giant Bomb. on the General Discussion board

    I would watch a weekly live show where the guys just play Salty Bet for an hour or so.A segment where Alex plays wrestling games people send him in the mail.And the most predictable and impractical of...