• SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic How much trouble are you having adjusting to Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    @superdomino said:This is my first experience with any of the souls games. I knew what it was going in but I'm struggling with one thing. How much should I research and how much should I figure out o...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic How much trouble are you having adjusting to Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    @christaran said:The part where I can't level up at all and I'm burning through and wasting thousands of souls/blood is kind of driving me nuts!They could have been a bit more clear about that (talki...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic How much trouble are you having adjusting to Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    I have a hard time adjusting to the bosses in Bloodborne and I'm a Dark Souls 1000+hours crazyperson, because they are either "figure it out and you'll be fine even at level 10" or "make a mistake and...

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Quick Look: Freedom Planet.

    What's missing, maybe even lacking, is the way the games from that era look because of the tricks they pulled to look nice on a CRT. Have any indies replicated those techniques?

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Quick Look: Freedom Planet.

    @twinsun said: @nblastmax: Giant Bomb isn't really the place to go for 100% accurate information.No. This is more like looking for 51-100% accurate information. Shit that would be figured out by a min...

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Quick Look: Bloodborne.

    @cale said:So Brad's 'generated' dungeon was the exact same as mine. Are they not actually randomly generated?They are, it's just that you start with identical for the sake of tutorializing including...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic Poor framerate ruining the game for me.... on the Bloodborne board

    I saw the game chug in the quicklook where I've seen it chug for streamers who were actively playing a lot of games, I myself rebuilt before starting up BB for the first time and it runs wonderfully. ...

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Powerbombcast Extra: Jim Ross on Wrestling, Bay Area Sports, and BBQ.

    Amazing and awesome podcast, this is the best.

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic I dislike that it doesn't tell you when you've been invaded. on the Bloodborne board

    You can block it by getting rid of the bell maiden, supposedly she's a red phantom but not a tanky instagibber of a monster.

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic How do you use the firearms in this game?. on the Bloodborne board

    Doesn't take long until they deal real good damage to scrub enemies, it's handy.And as I keep finding out bosses are vunlerable to these gun-parries, making encounters a whole bunch easier.

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 03/24/2015.

    I'm playing Bloodborne (too many hours in for getting the digital release) and it is telling me where to go. Just listen to the NPCs. They're not giving you an on-screen arrow or a minimap with HUD bu...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic Embargo is up - Review scores incoming. on the Bloodborne board

    After five hours straight with it (took a break) I have not had anything but momentary millisecond hiccups of framerate issues that got in my way and disturbed me, I rebuilt database before going in. ...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic Embargo is up - Review scores incoming. on the Bloodborne board

    The framedrops and loadtimes are a shame :<PSA that needs to be spread: Framedrops in PS4 games are very often solved by rebuilding its HD database. This is due to its filesystem being far from opt...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic New to the series? Some things to consider before investing. on the Bloodborne board

    Actually it's about ethics in praising the sun.

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic Will reviewers fail Bloodborne?. on the Bloodborne board

    @honkalot said:It hardly sounds weird to me. Most likely it is because of length, maybe the online was a factor like you said.If anything - be pleased that people are taking their time to review it, ...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic New to the series? Some things to consider before investing. on the Bloodborne board

    The guide book is over 500 pages. I'll give them my $25 for that. My tip for those new to Souls style games heading into BB:"Try again, try again, try again, change your approach and go back at it, tr...

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Quick Look: Battlefield Hardline.

    You can get this for $40 at BestBuy starting on the 29th. I'm not a wizard but I think the we've seen the last Dead Space game.

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic In lieu of new games, we get.. God of War III?. on the God of War III board

    It's great for the many of us who missed out on it.It's not so great for the many of you who have guns pointed against your heads with a terrorist screaming at you "buy every HD remake that comes out ...

  • SomeJerk posted a message on the post Quick Look: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD.

    My motion sickness headache kicked in after 15 minutes of video. Of all times they could have actually put a focus group to good use..(Nice to have Alexa on, I love this cross-site business) After 32 ...

  • SomeJerk posted a message in the forum topic So, Who So You Think is Going to Review This?. on the Bloodborne board

    @sinusoidal: The broken thing is that on-death loadtimes are around 35 seconds before you respawn, of just looking at a black screen with the Bloodborne logotype. This is with the "day one" patch.Cer...