• Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Anyone know of a safe website to buy PSN credit from ? on the PlayStation 4 board.

    Play Asia is reputable and has PSN cards for quite a few different countries. I'm not sure how the prices compare to other places, but they might be worth checking out.

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Coming Back/Starting Marvel Heroes? Ask me things! on the Marvel Heroes 2015 board.

    @alistercat: With the exception of areas where you queue up for groups like the old Limbo and X-Defense, I solo completely. I have a lot of fun and you can do everything except for X-Defense and the ...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Heroes Promo Codes and Events! [UPDATED 11 July 2014] on the Marvel Heroes 2015 board.

    @maureliuswolf: Glad it helped. Both of those are great choices. Loki is really versatile and Emma has one of the best signature abilities in the entire game. If you need any help or anything, let me...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Heroes Promo Codes and Events! [UPDATED 11 July 2014] on the Marvel Heroes 2015 board.

    @maureliuswolf: Yeah, it's a great way to test out builds as well. The one downside is that the test servers aren't always up. Generally they only turn them on when they have something to test. Lucki...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Heroes Promo Codes and Events! [UPDATED 11 July 2014] on the Marvel Heroes 2015 board.

    @maureliuswolf: It's where they test the new patches and characters before putting them into the actual game. If you log into the game's web site and then go to your profile, there should be a link t...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Marvel Heroes Promo Codes and Events! [UPDATED 11 July 2014] on the Marvel Heroes 2015 board.

    With the exception of one or two characters, the developers have done an excellent job making each character fun to play. It really just comes down to find the one that has the play style that you enj...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Single Best Piece of Giantbomb Content To Date? on the General Discussion board.

    @gnomeonfire: I think the first time they played it Joey was part of it. I can't seem to find a video of it, but it was during a TNT where Jeff played Star Trek Online while they played off to the si...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Single Best Piece of Giantbomb Content To Date? on the General Discussion board.

    I started coming to Giant Bomb when the Persona 4 Endurance Run started, but it was these two videos that made me decide to stick around. Even after all these year, they're still two of the funniest t...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What is your favorite instrument? on the Off-Topic board.

    @benspyda said:Acoustic guitar is probably my favorite. It's all you really need to make a good song.Definitely. One of my favorite musicians is Kaki King and what she can do with just an acoustic gui...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What sort of game should be set in your hometown? on the General Discussion board.

    @hunter5024: Sounds like the start of a new kind of survival horror. After all, heat stroke and zombies are basically the same thing.Something like Disaster: Day of Crisis would fit perfectly where I...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What is your favorite instrument? on the Off-Topic board.

    I can play a few different instruments, but bass guitar is definitely my favorite. There's something really fun about playing a good bass line.

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What are you listening to duders? on the Off-Topic board.

    @do_the_manta_ray: I thought I had heard every Pixies song before, but I'm pretty sure that's new to me. Looks like I have something new to listen to now. Coincidentally, my username comes from a son...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What are you listening to duders? on the Off-Topic board.

    @do_the_manta_ray: Well, if you're going to listen to one thing for a month you can't go wrong with The Pixies. Although, with a username like that, I can't believe you don't just listen to The Plane...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic What are you listening to duders? on the Off-Topic board.

    I usually just take all my music and put it all in one giant playlist so I don't get sick of anything, but I guess the bands I've been listening to mostly have been Modern Baseball, Common Grackle, an...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Anime Megathread III and Cartoon Megathread I! on the Off-Topic board.

    @video_game_king said:I haven't even gotten into the episode itself (just commercials); is it ever explained why somebody named their child "Rabbit"?There actually is a reason why her name is the Jap...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic So, just started watching MST3K for the first time. on the Off-Topic board.

    @raven_sword: I'd definitely stay away from the KTMA episodes though. I'm not sure there's anyone that really likes those. They're really rough but they did lead to better things at least.If you do l...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic So, just started watching MST3K for the first time. on the Off-Topic board.

    It's not really a kid's show but it's generally suitable for kids at the same time. The robots came about mostly because Joel was a prop comedian and liked building things. It's also why the Joel epis...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Is the original version still available online? on the PlayStation Vita board.

    Newegg seems to have the original model for the same price as the new Borderlands pack. Amazon has them too, but they are a little more.

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Your favorite youtube "Let's Play" series and why. on the General Discussion board.

    @tdot: You might want to check out Niggurath. He mostly does horror games. No scare-cams or forced reactions, he lets the games speak for themselves. In particular I'd suggest his playthrough of Rule...

  • Mechanical_Ape posted a message in the forum topic Looking for a crime novel on the Off-Topic board.

    While they aren't modern, I can't recommend Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett enough. They are two of the best mystery writers of all time. Like Rorie said, The Long Goodbye is really great. The M...