• Shivoa posted a message on the post How to Build a BEAST: Episode 02.

    @vinny said: @shivoa said: @vinny: Were those inputs mostly getting cropped before output? Looked like somewhere in the chain it was trying to crop off an overscan problem (but the computer and PS4 di...

  • Shivoa posted a message on the post How to Build a BEAST: Episode 02.

    @vinny: Were those inputs mostly getting cropped before output? Looked like somewhere in the chain it was trying to crop off an overscan problem (but the computer and PS4 didn't have an overscan issue...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Suddenly, Big Budget Games Love Horror Again. on the Silent Hills board

    @patrickklepek: My impression from the interviews has been that this project is currently being led by the Kojima's prototypers and a part of the Fox Engine team converting that engine (now that it's ...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Upcoming Exclusives and Why The Internet has Sided with PS4?. on the General Discussion board

    The boxes cost the same. One comes with a $100 AMD GPU inside, the other with a $150 AMD GPU inside. Those things don't scale linearly when you get to budget prices so the cheaper one loses a lot of c...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Tomb Raider's Xbox One Deal Isn't Forever. on the Rise of the Tomb Raider board

    Cross gen so it'll not look significantly better than the previous game or be able to try out new things with the extra leeway that a current gen only release would afford them. That seems even more ...

  • Shivoa posted a message on the post Assassin's Creed: Rogue Is That Other Assassin's Creed Game Coming Out This Year.

    No PC port for uPlay? Or is this a Liberation situation and the port comes down the road with 'HD' attached?

  • Shivoa posted a message on the post 30 Day Trial: World of Warcraft - Part 02.

    This PUG run requires trigger warnings. So little consideration given to the 4 unlucky others who are trapped with someone who doesn't know their role / how to play (and unlike Dan's bread and butter ...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Got an Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2. Ask Me Anything. on the Oculus Rift board

    @fobwashed said: The advanced eye position measurements in the config utility where you push out the yellow bars to the edges of your periphery vision may help with some of that loss. You sound like u...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Got an Oculus Rift Dev Kit 2. Ask Me Anything. on the Oculus Rift board

    @rongalaxy said: @finaldasa said: I wear glasses. Without these glasses I can't see very far. I need these glasses.Do you think someone could either wear glasses while wearing the Oculus? Or are the...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Sony's Not a Huge Fan of EA Access. on the PlayStation 4 board

    @humanity said: @shivoa said: Then two hours later you'll be locked out of the game and counting down the days until you can play any more of it.How so? From what I understand you get full access to ...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Sony's Not a Huge Fan of EA Access. on the PlayStation 4 board

    @spraynardtatum said:@humanity said: @darkest4 said: Been a sony fanboy for life but this is a ridiculously bad decision. I was interested in EA's service it's a shame Sony gets to decide for me that...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic EA Reveals New Subscription Service on Xbox One. on the Electronic Arts board

    @thehbk said:This is very narrow minded. You are not paying $5 a month for a demo to Dragon Age. You are playing the full game. [...] Please do us a favor and think and read before posting. You're wel...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic EA Reveals New Subscription Service on Xbox One. on the Electronic Arts board

    @patrickklepek said:I have to imagine paying a few dollars to start playing Dragon Age: Inquisition nearly a week before release is going to be awfully tempting, especially since your progress will be...

  • Shivoa posted a message on the post One of iPad's Best Games, The Room, Comes to PC on July 28.

    @captaininvictus said: @patrickklepek said: @krataur said: It's a pretty good game on Android tablets/phones, too, you know...What are those?You jest, but Android is probably way bigger than you mig...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Why Is Microsoft's Plan to Turn Retail Xbox Ones into Dev Kits News Today?. on the Xbox One board

    @patrickklepek: I'm not sure equating "speak honestly" with lying (seemingly not maliciously but by being uninformed about a core, publicly stated dev goal of the xbox team) about the current status o...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Sega Pleases, Enrages Alien Fans With Isolation's Pre-Order DLC [UPDATED]. on the Alien: Isolation board

    I wonder how much content they're making with that cast. Maybe $40 of DLC. So pre-order now from Gamestop and you get this much game, plus (potentially) the nagging feeling you should spend $40 more o...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Sunless Sea. on the Sunless Sea board

    Would be good to see an Unfinished for this at some point (or maybe a QL).

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014. on the General Discussion board

    The Patrick J. Barrett III comments in that The Sims piece seemed very much to be rewriting the history of PC games.No other game had facilitated same-sex relationships before...That's a weird way to ...

  • Shivoa posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight - 05/30/2014. on the General Discussion board

    For consideration in next week's Best of Blogs: Infinite Shelves with Consumer Protection.I've always really liked how GiantBomb treats games, even pretty terrible FMV games or glitchy projects that r...

  • Shivoa posted a new blog.
    Infinite Shelves with Consumer Protection

    I've always really liked how GiantBomb treats games, even pretty terrible FMV games or glitchy projects that reviews should basically say "don't buy". There is no hate there (unless it's @jeff talking...