• Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Getting back into Pokemon. on the Pokémon board

    If you need something to kill time, Pokemon will fill that void. But keep in mind you're viewing Pokemon with nostalgia tinted glasses. Most games seemed fun when we were kids because we hadn't playe...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow. on the Pokémon board

    @haz said:@substance_d: It's funny, I was thinking that I'd feel the exact same way when I get my n3DS Pokemon bundle tomorrow. Pokemon Red was the first game I got to pick on my own as a kid. I abso...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Do You Tip If You Order Food for Pickup (Not Delivery)?. on the Off-Topic board

    @welshcleats said:To answer the OP, yeah I ususally tip a few bucks on pickup. Especially if things are busy at the place I'm grabbing from and know the staff is hustling and pool tips.To answer the ...

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    "Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them." - Dalai Lama XIV
  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Does chasing your dream always = happiness?. on the Off-Topic board

    If you dread getting out of bed in the morning and feel like work is a burden, you're not pursuing your "dream job." If you wake up and are excited to take on the day's challenges and you love what yo...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow. on the Pokémon board

    I linked to the original article. I didn't claim to be quoting him. Get over yourself.

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic 15$ Premium Code. on the General Discussion board

    I won't take it, but I'll bump this so someone else will see it.

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow. on the Pokémon board

    @mezza said:@substance_d: uh, what? You just took what he said and reinterpreted it to fit your belief. He never said anything about Nintendo and their family friendly policy, or a fear about what ma...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Question: Gaming on Android vs. iOS Tablets. on the General Discussion board

    @mike said: @substance_d said: You can't do custom ringtones because they want to you buy their ringtones. You can't put any music you want on their phones because they want you to buy iTunes songs.W...

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  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb's place in the WWW (one of the W's stand for wiki). on the General Discussion board

    Wikipedia will probably still be around 50 years from now. The same can't be said for Giant Bomb and its wiki. If you value your time, invest in things that seem the most permanent and have the widest...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Fallout 4 - Did I miss something?. on the Fallout 4 board

    Nope, you didn't. Fallout 4 is overhyped. As much as I love the immersion and story in some Bethesda games, I think pretty much all their games are overhyped because they're designed to appeal to as w...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Question: Gaming on Android vs. iOS Tablets. on the General Discussion board

    If you like mobile gaming and want access to as many games as possible, I'd recommend an iOS device. I hate Apple products and got an S6 a while back and I've loved every minute of it, but I get why ...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Do You Tip If You Order Food for Pickup (Not Delivery)?. on the Off-Topic board

    I probably tip more than I should in any given situation, but I do that because I've been in situations where I was desperate for money, had an overdrafted bank account, or felt like no one was there ...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow. on the Pokémon board

    Pokemon's basic game mechanics haven't evolved because Nintendo is afraid of making a Pokemon MMO. That's the natural next step to being able to trade Pokemon and battle other Trainers. Why not replac...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow. on the Pokémon board

    I played Pokemon Red when I was a kid with way too much free time. Playing it now, I realize I don't have time for games like this anymore. Sure, it would be fun to replay it, but this game is extrem...

  • Substance_D posted a message on the post Quick Look: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD.

    Jeff should start a podcast where he sits in a room and tells stories. Jarcast.

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Do You Tip If You Order Food for Pickup (Not Delivery)?. on the Off-Topic board

    @afabs515 said:Ok cool. These results are making me feel much better about my decision to not tip in these scenarios. I guess for me a lot of my doubts on this matter come from feeling like I'm "exp...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Where do you plan to play The Division?. on the Tom Clancy's The Division board

    @mosdl said:@90svibe said: PC for sure if it's a good port. If not PS4.PC version is great.Yep, I can vouch for that, too. Played the most recent PC beta and it ran a lot more smoothly than I expecte...

  • Substance_D posted a message in the forum topic Help a scrub get better at USF4?. on the Ultra Street Fighter IV board

    Yep, found this guy recently when I got back into SFIV and his advice is great. Also, thank you, @l1ghtn1n, for all the info up there.@kjebka said:I started a month and a half ago, sometime around th...