• RvanceTal posted a message on the post Endurance Run: Shenmue - Part 02.

    How does Dan not like Yakuza

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Quick Look: Tricky Towers.

    @simkas: when he says rent it is because you lose access to PS+ games if you stop subscribing to PS+You don't own them you are licensing their use. Some people care about that, some do not.

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Kill Busey: Vol. 1 & 2.

    The one thing I want to tell them is that the Proximity Explosives in the game all arm when you drop them as well as throw them so if while walking past Busey you bring up the item wheel drop a Proxim...

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Launches in September.

    Heres hoping for that Vita version a couple months after release.

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast - Episode 57.

    The best N64 game is Ogre Battle Person of Lordly Caliber and too many people have slept on it.

  • RvanceTal posted a message in the forum topic HTC Vive Priced at $799, Pre-Orders Begin February 29. on the HTC Vive board

    @killergoalie: no confirmation that was my assumption based on standard well produced video game controller cost and the fact that there are two of them, probably will be bundled together for less tha...

  • RvanceTal posted a message in the forum topic HTC Vive Priced at $799, Pre-Orders Begin February 29. on the HTC Vive board

    So this is what 80 more than the Rift with its Touch Controllers assuming a pair of those is a 120. I can justify a console launch price because those by necessity add value over time, but for a unte...

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Metal Gear Scanlon V - Part 22.

    The Tapes are super worth listening to (especially Miller's restaurant stuff)Also the Tapes are a good compliment to the side ops and the travel time on the map, makes a nice zen like experience for ...

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Guest Column: It’s Okay to Feel A Little Guilty About Your Guilty Pleasures.

    @halexandra64: Yep a problem with the term not the thing in and of itself. Feeling guilty is different to me than something being a guilty pleasure.

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Guest Column: It’s Okay to Feel A Little Guilty About Your Guilty Pleasures.

    I have stopped using Guilty Pleasure because it doesn't fell true. There isn't any guilt in things I enjoy but also those things are not perfect.I don't see a point in feeling guilty about art that yo...

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Giant Bomb Presents: Introducing Heather Alexandra.

    The truth about best and favorite and their difference is that it does not exist.

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Off the Clock: Tending Someone Else's Garden.

    Loved the piece gonna check out that HBO show now.The loop that holds for me is the perfectly calibrated mission times of Monster Hunter. 50 minutes do this thing that is tense white knuckle and usua...

  • RvanceTal posted a message in the forum topic Off the Clock: Robots, Wrestlers, and Other Narrative Devices. on the Overwatch board

    @metalface: That is the point I hit with the game earlier this week I was wandering the world wondering exactly what I was doing.

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    The other big one for me is Assassin's Creed and I realized why when my favorite game in that series is still the first one.I want Assassin's Creed and Hitman to become a single franchise. With the m...

  • RvanceTal posted a message in the forum topic Off the Clock: Robots, Wrestlers, and Other Narrative Devices. on the Overwatch board

    Bethseda RPG's have become that game for me. There is a lot to like inside them but...The lack of finesse possible in their combat systems combined with the scope of them has turned me off of them, an...

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  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast - Episode 26.

    This comment and the following thread of comments do a good job in illuminating why even what was written at Kotaku may not be on the level.https://twitter.com/NickCapozzoli/status/667407164483457025

  • RvanceTal posted a message on the post Blog Thing: Talkin' About Practice.

    I will always and forever when asked to point to one piece of writing at games go back to these.http://www.deltaheadtranslation.com/index/Formal Essays on Metal Gear Solid 2 & 4 and 2 pieces of w...