• Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day One Recap.

    Liberate tutemet ex inferis?

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Metal Gear Scanlon 2 - Part 13.

    @kevin_cogneto said: @jonny_anonymous said: Also I don't know why people can't understand the White House Primordial Soup part. it's really not hard to understand at all.I understand it. It's just s...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Metal Gear Scanlon 2 - Part 13.

    @privodotmenit said: @humanity said: It's eerie how spot on a lot of those observations about the "digital" age are. About mountains of garbage being generated each day, and how everyone stays inside...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic What should Alex and/or Vinny's premium content be?. on the General Discussion board

    The strongest point I can think of for both Vinny an Alex is exploring a buggy mess of a game with systems that are wide enough to be exploitable. Someone else said it, but "Vinny and Alex break a ga...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Ghost in the Shell's Been Turned into a Shooter.

    I suppose what it comes down to is: Can I ride, control or use a Tachikoma in any way? If yes, then yeah, Im interested. It looks B tier, but the world could always use more cyberpunk.

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Which name do you prefer?. on the Princess Peach board

    I always thought that princess peach was a name in reference to the japanese folktale Momohime ( peach princess)...which is why I like it better. Also the original name apparently. I suppose it's one...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian was on The Colbert Report tonight. on the General Discussion board

    @jasonr86 said:@milkman: The 'real gamer' thing is so dumb. I like that it comes with the assumption that this 'real gamer's' perspective and value judgement matters at all to the apparent 'non-gamer...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth Review.

    @alex If you don't mind the question, What are the fundamental differences from difficulty to difficulty? I realize this might be a very basic question that went without saying because of all the Civ...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 10/28/2014. on the General Discussion board

    Interesting stuff!! Tho don't really understand the purpose of that Halloween clip...It's just a clip from the movie? Perhaps I was expecting something more..."internety"

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Letter from the Editor discussion.. on the General Discussion board

    Congrats folks, this has been the best step forward about the issue yet! You have my respect. My 2 cents. One cannot deny that this collective anxiety exists and comes from somewhere. I think @nycne...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    Scott Benson ( @bombsfall) had a rather heartwarming way to approach the topic :

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  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Every Giant Bomb Mailbag Is a Voyage of Discovery.

    "Michigan: report from hell" is comedy gold (unintentionally). I hope they check it out on an UPF or on a "breaking"feature.

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    I think there are more interesting ways to go with the " you play as the bad guy" trope.... What a kinda find hilariously frightening is the part where this game basically says " let's stop pretending...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian Forced to Cancel Talk Over Shooting Threat. on the General Discussion board

    I can't imagine a game that would be worth all this.

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Hatsune Miku on Letterman.. on the Off-Topic board

    @bisonhero said:@jesus_phish: Oh yeah, tons of pop stars who don't write their own music are basically just hollow corporate shells that happen to look pretty. But Miku has that extra level of corpo...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian talks about harassment at XOXO Fest. on the General Discussion board

    @sil3n7 said: @matiaz_tapia said: I don't think that's the case necessarily. For the most part, her videos are about pointing out patterns. Patterns that she believes are fundamentally wrong. ...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian talks about harassment at XOXO Fest. on the General Discussion board

    @sil3n7 said:I'd love for Anita to explain why she believes her views should be writ large on the medium of video games. She's nothing but the next generation Joe Lieberman but coming at it from a li...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 10/07/2014.

    About the AC thing, I think it's important to remember that most companies making games for next gen for this year and the next started these decisions a long time ago. At the time of a coin flip bet...

  • Matiaz_Tapia posted a message in the forum topic Brad's demeanor of late. on the General Discussion board

    I like them as a duo. Also, there are a lot of issues to take when it comes to Dan's opinions, as lovable as he is. They can get pretty extreme. If Brad ( and Jeff and Danny and Drew and pretty much ...