• MrWakka posted a message on the post Quick Look EX: Pillars of Eternity.

    As a huge fan of the old IE games, I could not be more hyped for this game. It looks like one of the classic IE games, and now that my appetite has been whetted its going to be a long wait indeed for ...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @slag: In one of the multitude of spiderman comics I am sure he is. Not read anything recently though, my comic reading comes and goes, usually along with the rise and fall of my disposable income. L...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @clonedzero said: @dick_bonerflex said: Maybe it's just me being cynical, but I can't help but see the whole Thor getting demoted part of the story as some sort of contingency plan in case the comic...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @euandewar said:Don't even slightly know enough about comics to comment on the change as a whole (although I do think it's a cool idea) but I will say that I think her design is fucking rad. Just by ...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @finaldasa said:I'm both surprised and not surprised by some of the reactions. You would think comics, where so much can change and often time does, would be a little more understanding when these ch...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @defaultprophet said: @korwin said: @evilsbane said: @rockyraccoon37 said: This is a new character, they didn't just turn Thor, son of Odin, into a woman. Great quote from Jason Aaron: “This is not...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @truthtellah said: @crimsonavenger said: I thought Thor was his name, not his title.It's sort of both? As far as I understand it, his spirit became tied to a mortal through the hammer. So, technicall...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @korwin: Yeah, that was my first reaction when I saw it. The seemingly unavoidable need to make sure that boobs are readily apparent on armored female characters regardless of the medium, film, games...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    Ok so they decided to make a bold new move by creating Wonder Woman? Female warrior goddess with magical weapon. Will female Thor get a movie before Wonder Woman I wonder? Also if Thor apparently lose...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic What's your worst ever video game-related purchase? on the General Discussion board.

    Superman 64, i was really looking forward to that game based on the previews in EGM. Ah, the years when preview coverage was always positive spin on terrible games. (If only those years were over...) ...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic So with the new hires, does that mean a new endurance run? on the General Discussion board.

    @scotto: Isn't that like saying someone would be interested in marathons if they made them shorter, kinda defeats the point of one to a degree doesn't it?

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb hires Dan Ryckert and Jason Oestreicher on the General Discussion board.

    Man, I feel bad for the new guys, nothing wrong was done by them, or by their being hired, but they've gotten caught in a firestorm regardless.Look forward to seeing new content, and dare I say... an...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Your Giant Bomb Expansion Plan Patch Notes on the General Discussion board.

    I wish Vinny all the best, though I do wonder about how it will affect the stuff GiantBomb produces in the west coast offices. By and large GiantBomb is a personality driven site, and with the most u...

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic Who are your least favorite U.S. presidents? on the Off-Topic board.

    Harry S. Truman may not have been your favorite president, but he was a fine sheriff and knew where to get damn good coffee.

  • MrWakka posted a message in the forum topic First trailer of Micheal Bay's TMNT drops. on the Off-Topic board.

    I can appreciate change, especially if it results in a superior product. The turtles don't look good to me though, and maybe it is just my overwhelming dislike of CGI, but I still think the practical ...