• ottoman673 posted a message on the post XCOM 2 Review.

    I'm just here for the inevitable "Dan Ryckert is a cheese and wine gamer" vid that's bound to come from those schmucks at RT

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Ending thoughts? [SPOILERS]. on the Firewatch board

    I will say this:It's still a million times better than Gone Home.

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Game Length?. on the Firewatch board

    I found everything in a little over three. (All thr cache boxes, notes, etc)

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Ending thoughts? [SPOILERS]. on the Firewatch board

    @ehbunner: there's a few things resolved with awful throwaway lines and I happen to recall that being one of them: Delilah, whilst talking about her parking ticket collection, found a memo mentioning ...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Ending thoughts? [SPOILERS]. on the Firewatch board

    @fear_the_booboo: Their hesitance to commit to either story until the very end and necessity to walk that fine line of "mystery suspense thriller" with no eventual payoff and "story of two normal peop...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Ending thoughts? [SPOILERS]. on the Firewatch board

    I think throwing out the line of "oh hey teens got arrested stealing a tractor and are in jail" as a fucking throwaway pretty much led me to realize what the game was about to do.It was cemented when ...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Any word on visual differences between the platforms?. on the Firewatch board

    It hitches pretty badly when there are smoke effects on screen and there's plenty of texture popin on PS4.

  • ottoman673 posted a message on the post Firewatch Review.

    It's a goddamn shame this game didn't pay off at the end.The first few hours were incredible, much better than any other game that falls into this narrative-driven first person genre...but man, i did ...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Is it time for Giant Bomb to be a little more professional?. on the General Discussion board

    Nope, get your corporate cleanliness out of here.We've hung around this long, no need to fix what's not broken

  • ottoman673 posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 02/09/2016.

    Man, Brad, that Daniel Bryan dig hurt

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Seven Years Ago Today.... on the Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 board

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2_Y7CxaZkI&list=PLXlhzeWIuTHJT8A2En1e8Jbb9NpI0qcXJI'm watching this for the first time. Excited.

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone else find the dialogue from the What It Is really off-putting?. on the Firewatch board

    @twolines: There's a huge difference between voice actors making awkward, distant, snarky conversation (what you refer to) in a believable, quality way and it sounding forced and badly done, which des...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone else find the dialogue from the What It Is really off-putting?. on the Firewatch board

    It feels like the lines were recorded in separate locations and were extremely forced.The game in and of itself is off putting to me, though

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic The Wrestling Thread - Daniel Bryan Retires from Pro Wrestling. on the Off-Topic board

    @ericsmith: what a really shitty way to look at what was a really heartfelt moment for a lot of people.they didn't waste him. he got the belt. had he not been injured, you god damn better well believe...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic AM radio namedrops Giantbomb. Why?. on the Off-Topic board

    I've heard the giant bomb gaming minute on our local CBS Sports Radio affiliate before. Pretty crazy, man.

  • ottoman673 posted a message on the post What It Is: Firewatch.

    Ahh. It's another one of those.I now know that I don't want to know what firewatch is.

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else not feeling this game?. on the The Witness board

    @bvilleneuve: Allow me to reiterate; the puzzles themselves weren't the hangup, and i completed nearly a third of the ones in the game. There were a few challenging ones, but nothing I couldn't figure...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Guest Column: The Redemption of the Inquisition. on the Dragon Age: Inquisition board

    I like this column better when it's freelancers with opinions and musings on random things like this.More unheard of freelancers, please! This was really well written.

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else not feeling this game?. on the The Witness board

    My cynicism pre-and-leading up to relase has been confirmed. I played the game and want my goddamn money back. (I'm on mobile, so I'm not sure how to apoiler tag, so pardon if I'm being vague.)So here...

  • ottoman673 posted a message in the forum topic I'm genuinely excited for Firewatch. on the Firewatch board

    @ripelivejam: I feel like if this game were presented in a different format, as I mentioned, I'd pay to read a book or watch a short film of it.The argument here is that the thing that defines the med...