• Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Report Reveals Restrictive and Hostile Working Conditions for Konami Employees. on the Konami Corporation board

    This is distressing to read. I do have to say that that while Konami's actions are particularly gross and extreme it's worth keeping in mind that lots of companies either have similar policies or the ...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic What does the Giant Bomb Crew do on a daily basis?. on the General Discussion board

    Outside of writing and video content generation activities I'm guessing most of it is planning and site data gathering/analysis.

  • Maluvin posted a message on the post Ranking of Fighters 0002: Samurai Shodown.

    @humanity said:They're really going to need to get a nice TOP GEAR styled magnet/velcro board or else they'll be doing a whole lot of erasing each time positions change!Had the exact same thought las...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic KOTOR II Update Brings game to Mac and Linux, Adds Steam Workshop Support. on the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords board

    Looking at the steam page I found the following interesting: OS: Windows 7 or newerProcessor: Intel Core i3 (2 Cores), AMD A10CPU Speed: 2.2 GHzMemory: 4GB RAMHard Disk Space: 10 GBVideo Card (ATI): R...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic KOTOR II Update Brings game to Mac and Linux, Adds Steam Workshop Support. on the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords board

    @batmanbatman said:Never played a KOTOR game. Maybe I'll consider giving it a try... Is it crazy to play 2 and skip the first?I wouldn't say it's crazy but personally I'd play KOTOR first. The 2nd one...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic KOTOR II Update Brings game to Mac and Linux, Adds Steam Workshop Support. on the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords board

    My best friend and I debate whether KOTOR or KOTOR2 was the better game about once a year. We both enjoyed KOTOR2 but my initial (and lasting) opinion of it is way better than his. I think over the y...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Superheroes, Cities, and Empty Streets. on the Batman: Arkham Knight board

    Superb article on a really important design choice.The Arkham series is Batman the power fantasy. Nothing wrong with that and Rocksteady deserves a huge amount of credit for delivering on a number of...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Are too many games still striving for photorealism?. on the General Discussion board

    @brendan said:I think there's a misunderstanding here of "high fidelity" and "photo realism". I disagree that Batman is photo realistic. The characters all have wonky and unrealistic proportions. It'...

  • Maluvin posted a message on the post Danswers 12: Bradswers.

    @mikachops said:I know of some couples in long term marriages where their money is still separate, some have one shared expense account and some not even that. You're all acting like this is a weird o...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Do you still trust Gearbox?. on the Gearbox Software LLC board

    I've enjoyed some games that Gearbox has put out over the years but in terms of trustworthiness I'm very much on guard against anything Randy Pitchford says. Can't tell if he's straight up deceptive ...

  • Maluvin posted a message on the post Danswers 12: Bradswers.

    I can understand why someone might feel the way Dan does about money and relationships but at the same time it's so alien to me.I was cleaning up some old papers the other day and found a stack of job...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic R.I.P. Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. on the Satoru Iwata board

    Very tragic. Wish the best for his friends and family. In the middle of this sort of loss I hope there's some comfort in remembering that few of us get to touch so many lives in a such a positive way...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Which X-COM games have you played?. on the X-COM board

    I've technically loaded and played all of them but I never put enough time into the Email one and Enforcer to count those.TFTD was actually my first XCom game. I've played that sucker for 100s of hou...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Popular games that passed you by. on the General Discussion board

    Call of Duty. Don't have any real aversion to those games necessarily but just never felt the draw.

  • Maluvin posted a message on the post Metal Gear Scanlon 4: Loading.

    I watched this a couple days ago and just felt the need to say I appreciate it was the dumb thing that brought me the most enjoyment this weekend outside of time with family. Good job, guys. :D

  • Maluvin posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast: Episode 06.

    The office is empty today except for me. That's a good thing because I totally lost my shit once I heard the last part of the podcast. 100% GOLD!

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Imagine you're completely free for a month. What'd you do?. on the Off-Topic board

    I'd work on programming a fun personal project that taught me something new. Probably also work on my digital art skills.

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Will you be early adopter of Windows 10?. on the PC board

    The set of changes from 8.1 to 10 for gaming purposes are minor compared to the changes from 7 to 8 so if that's keeping you from upgrading I would be too worried personally. 10 has been getting pret...

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Which gaming fumble has affected you the most this gen?. on the General Discussion board

    I haven't had any real problems this generation so far. I have to attribute that to really sticking by the practice of not-preordering anything and reading reviews.

  • Maluvin posted a message in the forum topic Terminator: Genisys Discussion thread. on the Off-Topic board

    @acidbrandon18 said:@frostyryan said: So sad about the negative reviews, I was really looking forward to this. Was hoping it was gonna be the one good sequel besides T2I think it is still worth seeing...