• RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What is the worst squad A.I you have seen in a game. on the General Discussion board

    Raven Squad: Operation Hidden Dagger.I just reminded you of that games existence. Now you must think of it for about 5-10 seconds before you're distracted. I have won a small victory this day.Also, wh...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic new content on giantbomb you would like too see?. on the General Discussion board

    I would like to see a live stream similar to Bombin' in the AM with community members invited. Adam Sessler had that going while he was at Rev3Games and it was pretty interesting to actually hear from...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic Personal social views as a central part of a game critique. on the General Discussion board

    I'll just rant with some observations I've made. I will agree that Metacritic is a problem, but it is NOT a problem related to social activist criticism. It was a problem before that and it continues...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic Best Playstation 1/2 Games. on the General Discussion board

    @billmcneal: You'll need separate memory cards for both PS1 and PS2 games on a PS2. They're cheap as dirt, though.There's so many good PS2 games that I don't even know where to begin. This topic could...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    I really don't understand the panic around here by what "damage" this could possibly cause the industry. Science has sided with us. The Supreme Court has sided with us. Nothing is going to happen. As...

  • RiotControl posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 09/23/2014.

    "I flew too close to the sun." And that's why Dan is awesome.Also, Danny always makes anything better. I hope becoming like "the face" of GameSpot doesn't prevent more appearances.

  • RiotControl posted a message on the post An Extended Look at Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell.

    @amdri said:No, it looks like a reskin of SR4.Volition, I love you guys, but reskins of parts of Steelport and clearly identical animations from previous games ain't foolin' anyone.Sounds like you ju...

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  • RiotControl posted a message on the post The Growing Illusion of Single Player.

    I hate co-op in 99% of cases. Either the game is made worse because of the focus on it or the co-op just isn't enjoyable to me because of the differences between players in what we want out of the gam...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic I'm bored of video games, and I don't know why.... on the General Discussion board

    I haven't played a game in about a month either. In fact, I keep leaving a game running all day long with the means to play it, but I never do. Now I'm just not even getting started because I don't w...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    As far as the Brad Wardell thing is considered, you guys are correct in that a lawsuit was filed, but one thing we're not discussing according to Wardell is the harassment, death threats and leaking o...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    @underattack86 said: I'm honestly surprised this discussion is even being allowed on here.I've no faith in gaming "journalism" left to lose. As far as I'm concerned, Giant Bomb are essentially YouTub...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    I also believe that personality driven video "infotainment" is where all of my future games media consumption will come from this point forward. That may make me part of the problem if I'm completely...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    @virtualexander said: I think games journalism is desperately lacking in elder statesmen. Due to it's relatively young age when compared to other mediums and fields be they sports, films or politics ...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    Actually, I don't mind the social commentary on gaming sites. The problem is that the people who usually do lecture the entire industry about them are not knowledgeable enough about social activism t...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    @tourgen said: @spaceinsomniac said: @kidavenger said: If shit like this http://www.giantbomb.com/stardock-corporation/3010-1064/forums/stardock-embroiled-in-clashing-lawsuits-story-only-559660/#29...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic What exactly do you want from games journalism?. on the General Discussion board

    Most people in the games media are not journalists, which is something I wish a lot of people would realize and get over themselves with. People say that they want credible video game journalism, but ...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic The unpopular opinions thread.. on the Off-Topic board

    @devise22 said:@andorski: I mean, how Robin knew was somewhat silly I suppose, but one would of speculated that Bruce was Batman just because of the richness. Add in the fact that Robin himself would...

  • RiotControl posted a message in the forum topic The unpopular opinions thread.. on the Off-Topic board

    @babychoochoo said: I hope consoles (and handhelds for that matter) stick around for the foreseeable future. I don't think the industry would have gotten this big without them and, at the moment, I'm...