• MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Why Is PewDiePie So Blooming Popular?. on the Off-Topic board

    It is called the zeitgeist. You see, he is so popular that he gets new viewers because he is popular, which increases his popularity and nets him new viewers.It doesn't hurt that he looks like he coul...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Ultra Textures no problem for a 3gb GTX 780 Ti. on the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor board

    @mb: That difference should be because of data moving between the HD and your ram. Once everything is loaded into memory that reduces CPU overhead and allows you to achieve faster scores. This is the...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic HELP! Suddenly my GPU is running at 60% power CONSTANTLY!. on the PC board

    The only thing I can think of is temperatures. Vid card manufacturers have moved onto a dynamic clock speed and power consumption system that regulates speed based on card temps. My suggestion would b...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Random things you've noticed about the GB crew. on the General Discussion board

    A lot of people tend to whine about how grizzled Jeff is. I have noticed lately that what tends to irk Jeff the most is bullshit from the PSX era that we ignored back then but should have fixed by now...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Ultra Textures no problem for a 3gb GTX 780 Ti. on the Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor board

    @gaspower said: @i_stay_puft said: @mb: Wow the difference is barely noticeable when comparing those screenshots.Yeah, I wonder if its because the game detects that the VRAM is only a X amount thus...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic For what reason did you come to Giant Bomb?. on the Off-Topic board

    I have been here, in way or another, since the arrow pointing down podcast. I actually think the reason why I started visiting Giantbomb more was because there was a mass 1up exodus.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic I do not understand graphics cards anymore. Help?. on the PC board

    Go with the 970. There is more to the card than just performance upgrades.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message on the post Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS Review.

    What 4 out of 5 stars? Thats like an 80% on metacritic. How can you do this Dan? Thats an asshole score, are you trying to say that this game is an asshole Dan? I assure you that this game is perfect ...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Jeff created a Steam Curator page. on the Steam board

    Surprising lack of Gangbeasts.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic What mouse should I get for First Person Shooters?. on the PC board

    Check out the Razer Ourobourous. It is the top-of-the-line gaming mouse and, right now, refurbished versions sell for $80 on Amazon US.Here is an Amazon list of refurbished deals.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Metal band suggestion. on the Off-Topic board

    Everyone should own a copy of this album, it's super Diesel.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic Looking to get a new graphics card. on the PC board

    Gotta pick up the 970. It is the best performance per dollar value on the market.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic iPhones: what's the difference?. on the Off-Topic board

    @corruptedevil said: @monetarydread said: Edit: People always mention the openness of the Android platform. Yes, the platform is more open, but the iPhone has a hacking community and the hardest part ...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic iPhones: what's the difference?. on the Off-Topic board

    @rahulricky: One thing to consider is device size. Since the iPhone does not allow the use of SD cards to expand storage, what you buy is what you have for the life of your device. The iPhone comes w...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic An Odd Question About Work Breaks. on the Off-Topic board

    I know the feeling. I used to be a line cook and I found that I had a certain amount of work to do and the day was not over until the job was finished. I never took breaks because every minute away fr...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic New premium signups not working.. on the Bug Reporting board

    Yup. Looks like the bug affected my signup as well. My card has been charged and I don't have premium access.

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic DS version or iOS?. on the Final Fantasy IV board

    @l33t_haxor: You can do that. What I use is an adapter made by Nyko that allows me to attach my phone to a PS4 controller. That way the whole thing operates similar to one of those Nvidia Shield devi...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic What Giant Bomb content don't you consume?. on the Bomb Squad board

    I am not usually one for watching Patricks videos. I find that he has this weird affectation whenever he is alone in front of a camera. It is like he is trying too hard to be animated and expressiv...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic DS version or iOS?. on the Final Fantasy IV board

    Get the port on IOS. It is HD and has controller support, so that means that you can play with a PS4 controller. I have tried to go back and play games on my DS, but it is too uncomfortable in compari...

  • MonetaryDread posted a message in the forum topic R9 280x GPU temperature question. on the PC board

    @hyperbertha said: My Powercolor Radeon R9 280x is showing 90c + temp in the catalyst control center after about 30 minutes of play. Is this normal? The fans aren't kicking up into full speed either....