• seveword posted a message in the forum topic Donkey Kong 64 now in the NA Virtual Console !!. on the Donkey Kong 64 board

    I seem to remember DK64 having a framerate that was terrible at best, regardless of the quality of the gameplay. Does it run smoothly at least?

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Buying a ps4 to play Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    I used the Gamestop trade-in deal with my 360 (which was just gathering dust) to pick up one for 250 bucks. It's cool to have a new toy, and it'll still be around for a few years. I'm enjoying the ma...

  • seveword posted a message on the post The Deer God Arrives for PC/Mac/Linux Today.

    Fuck deer. Deer are assholes.

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic I hate this game more than anything I can remember.. on the Metroid Prime 2: Echoes board

    Until you run through the areas a few times and figure out landmarks and paths, all of the Prime games suffer from a bit of 'map-itis.' 2 probably suffers more than others because of the Dark World l...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Life after college?. on the Off-Topic board

    It took me a year and a half after college to find a job, and it was a place that mostly hired high schoolers. I spent around 9 months working in that field, before deciding I couldn't take it anymor...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Goofy says Kingdom Hearts 3 is a 2015 game.. on the Kingdom Hearts III board

    GUH-HUH!

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Hardline - Will it come Out? Should It Come Out?. on the Battlefield Hardline board

    The people that are gonna throw a fit about this game are not the people that are going to drive sales. Generic Average Consumer's only awareness of this game comes from TV commercials and internet a...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Non-"satanic", non-racist/nationalist Black Metal?. on the Off-Topic board

    Dodecahedron is claustrophobic, mind-crushingly dissonant black metal. I don't know that their lyrical content consists of, because I a) ignore the lyrics in metal and b) couldn't understand them if ...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Top 10 Metal Albums of 2014. on the Off-Topic board

    Most of the stuff I've been getting into recently is pretty extreme and is mostly black and death metal of the blackest and deathest variety.Slugdge put out a slug-themed album called Gastronomicon a...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic What's your least favorite critically acclaimed game?. on the General Discussion board

    Bioshock Infinite. No other game really comes close in the "everyone but me liked it" category. Story, characters, environment, atmosphere, gameplay...everything fell far short of what I expected bas...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic New character might not come to western release. on the Tekken 7 board

    what if she's actually a frog in a catgirl robot and the frog is actually gary busey

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Amount of Subscriber vs. Non-Subscriber Content. on the General Discussion board

    Only somewhat related, but I enabled Adblock a couple weeks ago for Giantbomb. The number of animated ads with audio was getting to the point where flash player would crash if I left a page up for to...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic I just visited the Midwest. It is a land of Dans.. on the Off-Topic board

    I think a lot of people tend to hear "United States" and think that there's a lot of commonality and similarities between states, when in reality the huge geographical, cultural, and ethnic differenc...

  • seveword posted a message on the post Codename S.T.E.A.M. Still Looks Crazy and Weird.

    Yeah, alright, this looks pretty freaking awesome. As long as the gameplay is solid (and Intelligent Systems has a good track record) I see no reason why I shouldn't pick this up.

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Shadow of Boston. New Fallout Game?. on the Fallout board

    Every time a Fallout game gets teased and it's revealed to be a hoax, I die a little bit more on the inside. At this point I'm basically a zombie.

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 11/03/2014. on the General Discussion board

    I worked at a city archives during college when I was getting my Bachelor's in History, so I can sympathize with anybody trying to archive anything, much less something as nebulous and difficult to sy...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Is Fallout 3 worth getting or Dragon age Origins?. on the General Discussion board

    @zeik: I hardly think you're in the minority, the game received pretty decent reviews at launch. I was just personally affronted by the fact that DA2, much like Mass Effect 2, was homogenized and str...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Anita Sarkeesian was on The Colbert Report tonight. on the General Discussion board

    Colbert's character is good at maintaining the absurd fiction during segments and his talking points but I'm not a fan of his style of interview, which I've usually seen as being undertaken in the fo...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Rainer Maria is getting back together, but that's not what this blog is about.. on the Off-Topic board

    Awesome read. A lot of the stuff I listen to veers off into the deep (and dark) end of the modern musical spectrum but I have learned over time to tune others out and enjoy it for myself. Music is, u...

  • seveword posted a message in the forum topic Does Story really matter in games??. on the General Discussion board

    Not for me. If I'm playing a Fire Emblem game and someone dies, I'll restart...not because I give a rat's ass about whatever character happened to bite it, but because my strategy was sub-optimal and ...