• peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Mulling over Video Games the Movie. on the General Discussion board

    I felt about the same you. It was fun while it lasted, but I wanted it to be more informative than it was. I don't really know a lot about the history of video games and I came away from it...still n...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic (If you're over 20 y/o), do you call your parents by their first name?. on the Off-Topic board

    I haven't talked to my parents in years, but I would feel weird calling them anything other than mom and dad if I ran into them in a supermarket or something.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Steam Holiday Sale 2014 - Master Thread. on the Steam board

    All I want for Christmas is 50% off Crypt of the Necrodancer...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Are you sad you can't see The Interview in theatres/ever?. on the Off-Topic board

    Tonight seems like a good night for a Team America/The Great Dictator double feature.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Are you sad you can't see The Interview in theatres/ever?. on the Off-Topic board

    It's infuriating.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Never played a Dark/Demon Souls game. on the General Discussion board

    I've only played Demons and Dark Souls 2 and had a harder time getting into DS2. Demon's Souls overall is harder, but there were two or three early bosses in DS2 that gave me fits. Once I got past tho...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Sony's Sale of the Dead. on the General Discussion board

    Has anyone played Siren? I want to pick that up next week, though admittedly I know very little about it.Fatal Frame 2 is probably my favorite horror game. It's the first time I allowed myself to pro...

  • peterdotorg posted a message on the post Quick Look: Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Coming Home (to Nintendo); Like I Never Left.. on the General Discussion board

    Congratulations on taking down Olmec! You'll be murdering Yama with ease in no time! Getting the speedlunky achievement was probably my proudest video game moment; I thought that one was going to elu...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic The Boohbah Zone is No More. on the Off-Topic board

    Inconceivable!

  • peterdotorg posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/20/2014.

    @freedo said:@nicked said: To say that the black bars are cinematic is categorically incorrect on the part of Bethesda.Widescreen format (black bars on movies) was a result of 4:3 TVs not being able ...

  • peterdotorg posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/20/2014.

    I remember getting into an argument with my older brother when DVDs first started getting popular. He couldn't comprehend the black bars and I had a real hard time explaining the difference between a ...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Video Game tattoos ?. on the Off-Topic board

    @joshwent said:@zevvion: I had an idea for an interactive tattoo a while ago. I'd get a jumping mario on my guy parts, and my GF could get a question mark block with a 1up coming out of it right abo...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Video Game tattoos ?. on the Off-Topic board

    I don't have a tattoo, but if I were to get one I would consider putting "I AM ERROR" somewhere on my body.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic What game do you think has the best original soundtrack?. on the General Discussion board

    The NES Castlevania games are probably my favorites. More recently the FC3: Blood Dragon soundtrack gets plenty of play from me, and Crypt of the Necrodancer is fantastic.

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

    I've been in an Iron Maiden mood lately. I'm listening to The Number of the Beast right now.I also like to listen to movie soundtracks while I write. I've been going back and forth between The Founta...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Licensed Games: What Matters Most?. on the General Discussion board

    Assuming the gameplay is fun and it doesn't make my eyes bleed to look at, the narrative is most important to me. I can't divorce characters from plot though, so I can't make that distinction.On a re...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Replaying games, feelings about them changed?. on the General Discussion board

    I don't have any of my old systems or games, but I imagine a lot of the games I liked back then are pretty bad. I just enjoyed them because that's what I had. Like Ghostbusters 2 on NES. I put hours ...

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic What was..or is you first Job?. on the Off-Topic board

    My brother owned a repair shop for lawnmowers, vacuum cleaners, snowblowers, etc. I worked there during the summer in high school. Not a bad gig, actually.

  • peterdotorg posted a message in the forum topic Videogames are here...where are the Quick Looks?. on the General Discussion board

    @amafi said: @beyondstrange said: I forgot they didn't do Sherlock Holmes. I am genuinely interested in the game.In other news, this Duck Dynasty quick look is everything I was hoping it to be and mo...