• SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Color Blindness Test: Post Your Results! on the Color Blind Assist board.

    @diz said:Stupid greensI had the exact same score, but it was the dark blues leading into the purple that tripped me up. Still, 4 seems like a nice number when compared to the other scores here.

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 07/21/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @joshwent said: @yummylee said: Woo, Jane Douglas! The blood type thing is definitely something I always found peculiar way back when, but as the years went by I kinda forget about it. Was fun to hav...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why do you play as the opposite gender? on the General Discussion board.

    @kierkegaard said: yeah, I'd say I'm critical of anyone whose primary purpose in creating a character in a non-sexbased role playing game is allure. Seems to ignore much more interesting threads in s...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Choosing to be Someone Like Me - How it Gave Me a Voice Beyond the Game on the General Discussion board.

    @jadegl said:It isn’t kill or be killed, totally black and totally white, it’s shades of gray. We can all have different opinions at the end of the day and we should be talk about them, even if we ca...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic What does Destiny do that Mass Effect didn't do better? on the Destiny board.

    Co-op, loot, environments, vehicles, gameplay (specifically the shooting), and--if bungie is to be believed--closure. I do still love Mass Effect, though.

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Phone Plan Advice on the Off-Topic board.

    https://republicwireless.com/ex/#shop$10 per month - UNLIMITED TALK / TEXT over WiFi + Cell. UNLIMITED DATA over WiFi.$25 per month - UNLIMITED TALK / TEXT over WiFi + Cell. UNLIMITED DATA over WiFi +...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Mandatory Fun - new album from Weird Al Yankovic on the Off-Topic board.

    @sinusoidal said: @d4rksh33p said: I would also recommend to anyone who breathes to see him live. So much fun. Costume changes, video board fun, and just an awesome atmosphere.Yesyesyes. Probably the...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why do you play as the opposite gender? on the General Discussion board.

    @kierkegaard said: The primary problem with societal issues like the male gaze is ignorance about it, I think. And, like you said, there is a difference between finding someone attractive and obje...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic What annoys you the most at your job? on the Off-Topic board.

    @falserelic said:Also I forgot to mention about this song...[Wham - Everything She Wants]I heard this song so many times at my job, that's its too high to remeber. My job has been playing the same so...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic This explains game journalism perfectly. on the General Discussion board.

    @random45 said: This is why game journalism should be more professional. Opinion articles ALWAYS tackle a controversial topic, and ALWAYS generate a lot of hits because of that. An example that imme...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Who is your favorite YouTuber? on the Off-Topic board.

    I enjoy some of those mentioned already, but I'd like to suggest Psychedelic Eyeball. He has some serious skill, and one of the most enjoyable accents I've ever heard. His Spelunkey let's play is a ...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Social Issues and Giant Bomb: The Internet Is Serious Business (but It Doesn't Have to Be) on the General Discussion board.

    We should just have a social / polticial issues debate forum that is visible by default and can be hidden by those who want their giant bomb forums "fun" again. Not allowing these discussions at all ...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why do you play as the opposite gender? on the General Discussion board.

    @kierkegaard said: But surely self-directed role playing games where you create a character are different! You are choosing to place yourself not only into the perspective of a person with a differ...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @truthtellah said: That's a picture of the "Unworthy Thor" who, having lost his place as Thor, will now apparently have his own separate comic. He shall now be known as "The hero formerly known as T...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Marvel has made Thor female. on the Off-Topic board.

    @krullban said: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/theater-arts/thor-woman-comics-marvel-announces-article-1.1867428How do you feel about Marvel just changing the gender of their characters rat...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why is the lack of force against children such a trope? on the General Discussion board.

    @zevvion said:I think it's an American thing. Like with sex. It's okay to cut off the heads of innocent men and women, but as soon as we see a penis entering a vagina Americans will roar. I think tha...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why is the lack of force against children such a trope? on the General Discussion board.

    @dasakamov said: @white said: Why is there even a need to rationalize this? Why do we need to contextualize whether the powerless we're oppressing is "bad" or good"? Those are just merely concepts w...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why do people hate Soccer/Futbol? on the Off-Topic board.

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Why is the lack of force against children such a trope? on the General Discussion board.

    Also, and this is just semantics, but I don't think that an absence of something makes it a trope. Not killing children isn't anymore of a trope than not having a talking dog protagonist.But it is som...

  • SpaceInsomniac posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 07/14/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @garbagewrappedinskin said:" So it's troubling to think that a game like Mass Effect or Dragon Age gives young players the idea that nobody will ever treat them differently once they find out they're...