• notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic The Soccer Thread (World Cup 2018 Qualifying Draw). on the Off-Topic board

    I've had some time to gather my thoughts on the Gold Cup now that the emotions have died down, so here they are.This Gold Cup was an embarrassment, for a lot of reasons tangential to the US' ignominio...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Operation: Watch All the James Bonds: Episode 2: Goldfinger. on the Off-Topic board

    Great (and funny) write-up! I was actually wondering earlier on yesterday when we'd get another one of these. Goldfinger is great. It's probably my second-favorite Bond movie behind only Skyfall. ...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic NOBODY is playing Advanced Warfare. on the General Discussion board

    @paulmako said:Fun numbers time! Looking at the Steam & Game Stats page, I've pulled the current daily peak player counts for the various CoD games:7,579 for Call of Duty: Black Ops II - Multipla...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic My Issue With 'Emotional Experiences', by Your Now Sober Pal From Scotland, Hambo. on the General Discussion board

    I share the OP's weariness with self-proclaimed "emotional experience" games. For me, the most effective examples are games which don't go out of their way to try to force emotions onto the player, t...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Internet Shaming Confessionals and Apologies. on the General Discussion board

    This is an area where we can all probably do better if we're being honest with ourselves. It's really nice to see some introspection, @spraynardtatum. I feel like most people never take a hard look ...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic The Dark Knight Rises: aspect ratio issue? . on the Off-Topic board

    I'll mention that a few of the scenes in The Dark Knight were fucking mind-blowing in IMAX. That shot of Batman atop the skyscraper was a "holy shit" moment. I saw The Dark Knight Rises in IMAX as w...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Didn't expect this response!!!. on the Contradiction: Spot The Liar! board

  • notnert427 posted a message on the post Giant Bomb Gaming Minute 07/23/2015 - Backwards Compatibility on Xbox One.

    Whether a game is allowed or not might give some insight into the minds of publishers. The only "legitimate" reason I can think for holding games back would be if a studio plans on re-releasing a game...

  • notnert427 created a forum topic Finding the good internet.... on the General Discussion board.
  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Unintentionally scary games?. on the General Discussion board

    @do_the_manta_ray: AAAAAAAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

  • notnert427 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Trials Fusion: Awesome Level MAX.

    @dasakamov said:I don't know -- if "microtransactions" consist entirely of completely optional and non-essential cosmetic items which have zero bearing on how a game actually plays, I see absolutely n...

  • notnert427 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Trials Fusion: Awesome Level MAX.

    Introducing an alternate "acorn" currency that's entirely microtransactions, and "giving" the player a near-useless amount that can barely buy even one piece of wholly cosmetic bullshit outfits is inc...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Didn't expect this response!!!. on the Contradiction: Spot The Liar! board

    @chaser324: Oh, it's out there. For anyone who wants it, just search my same handle under content creator on the standard 458 Italia. It's a joke that 99.9% of the Forza community won't get, but I lov...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Didn't expect this response!!!. on the Contradiction: Spot The Liar! board

    @alex: Someone had to do it. :)

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic The Soccer Thread (World Cup 2018 Qualifying Draw). on the Off-Topic board

    A few hours from 'Merica/Jamaica now. I'll be honest, Jamaica scares me. I mean, we have the better overall team, but they're just a bad matchup for us. They've got a few speedy strikers with enoug...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Didn't expect this response!!!. on the Contradiction: Spot The Liar! board

    @equitasinvictus said: Here you go@rupertbooth Jenks had it coming. :)

  • notnert427 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 07/17/2015.

    The Monster Truck Madness PC games were great. The N64 version is hot garbage.

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Favourite more-of-the-same sequels?. on the General Discussion board

    Burnout: Revenge would be high up there as a strong follow-up to Burnout 3: Takedown. Also, I had a ton of fun with MW2 and MW3, despite them changing little from Modern Warfare. Coming up, I'm not...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Some questions about Xbox one. on the Xbox One board

    @raven_sword said:So, I got my new Xbox one, but have some questions:1. If I have the power save settings set to turn off the console after 1 hour of inactivity, does that count for when I'm download...

  • notnert427 posted a message in the forum topic Thank you from the Emerald Isle. on the Contradiction: Spot The Liar! board

    @qrdl said: Oh WOW. The response from the creators has now officialy exceeded the responce of the GB community. Are we on the verge of internet transforming into a paradise of love and respect? #love...