• RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: The Order: 1886.

    @somejerk said:Developerstatement from long ago: The game would have 1x MSAA instead of 4x if they rendered to all 1920x1080 pixels Jeff's words in the last minutes about how if they sell the last ...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message in the forum topic Have you seen Citizen Kane?. on the Off-Topic board

    @sgtsphynx said:@nightriff: I feel about Citizen Kane the same way Jeff feels about Half-Life 2; it's a super important and super influential. I don't think it is possible to name a more influential...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message in the forum topic Tri-Ace is basically dead. Now dedicated mobile developer.. on the tri-Ace Inc. board

    With Tri-Ace snatched up, I wonder if Square Enix would ever consider putting one of its internal teams or an external developer on a new 'Star Ocean' game, or will it just let the IP rot away in its ...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: The Order: 1886.

    @jimmysmiths said:@ronniebarzel said: but I would be lying if I said I didn't love the 2.35:1 ratio for movies.I'm curious why? I've never really seen what is gained by having that aspect ratio, exce...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: The Order: 1886.

    I understand the complaints regarding the aspect ratio of this game (as well as in 'The Evil Within'), but I would be lying if I said I didn't love the 2.35:1 ratio for movies.Even though both this an...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Encyclopedia Bombastica: Tetris Battle Gaiden X MAGFest.

    @legendarychopchop: Are you talking the normal, vanilla Tetris or the weirder offshoots of the main game, such as this, Bombliss and 'Puyo Puyo Tetris'?

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: Resident Evil HD Remaster.

    @arbitrarywater said: @kasaioni said: Is the gamecube remake of RE1 similar to how the Twin Snakes is to MGS1? Or is it actually the preferred version of the game? If I got into the series I'd almost ...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: Meme Run.

    @sinusoidal: Good information to know! Thanks! (and as this is the Internet, where all tone can be misconstrued, that is a sincere "thank you.")

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day Five Recap.

    Haven't reached the studio portion of the video yet, but hopefully it concludes with them playing either more "Mount Your Friends" or "Wind Jammers."EDIT: 2:14 in, I think I hurt myself laughing.

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Brad Shoemaker's Top 10 Games of 2014.

    I can't believe he came up with a list of 10 games better than "Brothers"...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day Four Recap.

    @humanity said:@jiggajoe14: Not all of their games are my favorites, and there certainly are some more underwhelming than others (like Legend of Korra or Chaos Reigns) but Bayonetta is superb in eve...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day Four Recap.

    How much does "the pope license" cost?EDIT: OK, Brad and his "couriers" may be the most adorable thing I've seen online in quite some time.

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day Two Recap.

    Damn, Vinny's story got dark.

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2014: Day One Recap.

    @stamps1723: Dec. 5.

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Pioneer Ralph Baer Passes Away. on the Ralph Baer board

    @the_ruckus said:weird often see him marked as the inventor of video games i always thought alan turning or some other people technically invented video games and ralph invented usage of tv connected...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Unprofessional Semi-Solo Pre-Thanksgiving Free-Stream 2014.

    @amyggen said: @ronniebarzel said: @claybrez said: @7x_: Sadly I agree with you. I feel like lately I'm really noticing there isn't anybody around to even out the unrelenting cynicism. Usually I ag...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Unprofessional Semi-Solo Pre-Thanksgiving Free-Stream 2014.

    If anyone is interested in that poll that Jeff and Rorie talk about at the very end, it can be found at http://www.giantbomb.com/hey/what-did-we-miss/

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Unprofessional Semi-Solo Pre-Thanksgiving Free-Stream 2014.

    @claybrez said:@7x_: Sadly I agree with you. I feel like lately I'm really noticing there isn't anybody around to even out the unrelenting cynicism. Usually I agree with GiantBomb's brand of hating ...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Unprofessional Semi-Solo Pre-Thanksgiving Free-Stream 2014.

    @7x_: Which Quick Looks were overly cynical? I think the two from that day were 'Geometry Wars 3' and 'Rollers of the Realm.' With the former, Jeff and Dan seemed skeptical of the game, if anything, ...

  • RonnieBarzel posted a message on the post Quick Look: The Blue Flamingo.

    The "photographed images as backgrounds" is giving me a series flashback to the old "Firefox" laserdisc shooter.