• SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post Alien: Isolation Review.

    @ocd12345 said:Great review, Patrick.This game sounds interesting to me, but I have about zero experience with the Alien franchise. Should I still play this game, guys?Just do yourself a favor and wat...

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post Alien: Isolation Review.

    So glad this turned out to be good.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post Alien: Isolation Will Kill You in Many, Many Ways.

    Please be good, please be good, please be good.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 07/25/2014.

    @evansnicks said: @nccows said: This isn't showing up in my iTunes feed for some reason. Anyone else?I don't have iTunes, but Podkicker is not finding it either :(Same here.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic Higher Minimum Wage. Is it bad?. on the Off-Topic board

    @friarmark: Thanks for this. I'm no expert, but I've noticed that in any discussion about the minimum wage, it's often taken as gospel that increasing it will cost tons of jobs and raise consumer pric...

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post E3 2014: Shockingly, Grand Theft Auto V is Coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

    Looks pretty good.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post E3 2014: Mario Maker is Real, And It's Spectacular.

    @onarum said:I sincerely don't understand what's so great about this.You can make penis-shaped towers probably?

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post E3 2014: Discover History's Darkest Secret in The Order 1886.

    Is that narrator Petyr Baelish?

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post E3 2014: It's a 4-Player Revolt in Assassin's Creed Unity.

    @bal3000 said:why do the French soldiers sound British, don't know why it bugs me but it doesEspecially when you consider that many other Ubisoft games have the issue of their voice actors speaking wi...

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

    I no longer care about video games very much.I also think that there's an inverse correlation between one's ability to afford video games and one's interest in them.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic I'm going to be spending a week in California.... on the Off-Topic board

    When I traveled around Europe several years ago, I used hostelbookers.com to arrange accommodations, and had a generally good experience.Might be worth looking into, if price is your primary concern....

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

    I no longer care if Half-Life 3 (or even HL2 Episode 3) ever comes out, even though I absolutely loved that series.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic Are you looking forward to playing TLOU Remastered?. on the The Last of Us board

    I never had a PS3, I plan on getting a PS4 eventually, and The Last of Us seems right up my alley.So, yes.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message on the post The Sims 4 Shows Off its Home Building Tools.

    Can these features be used to murder your Sims in new and interesting ways?

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic Nexus 7 2013 owners. on the Off-Topic board

    I like mine a lot (16 gig, bought around launch), but lately it seems to be randomly restarting more often than it ever did before.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic I'm 20, and i can't drink alcohol?. on the Off-Topic board

    I'm 30 and I'm beginning to think I like alcohol too much. Stay on your current path. You'll be better for it.But if you do decide that alcohol just isn't you're thing (on balance, probably a good dec...

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic What will gaming be like in 2020?. on the General Discussion board

    They will have significantly tightened up the graphics.

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic What does "check your privilege" mean?. on the Off-Topic board

    It's kind of ironic that the people complaining about this phrase are coming from a somewhat conservative perspective, because when the meaning of the phrase is explained, they often respond with some...

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic What is the worst summer movie you have ever seen?. on the Off-Topic board

    Batman and Robin. 1997. I was 13 years old.I was at an age where pretty much any big, flashy action movie would do it for me. But this was the very first film of that type that made me think "this is ...

  • SmithCommaJohn posted a message in the forum topic What does "check your privilege" mean?. on the Off-Topic board

    To say that straight white males don't enjoy a privileged place in American society is simply delusional.This DOES NOT mean that if you're a straight white male, you're a bad person, that you've never...