• SwissLion posted a message in the forum topic Patrick Klepek Leaves Kotaku, Joins Vice Gaming as a Senior Reporter. on the Off-Topic board

    Funny to see people thinking the site's gonna be 100% articles just because that's what's at the URL now. When you consider Patrick's youtube and streaming output (When he wasn't busy buying a house),...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Quick Look: Quadrilateral Cowboy.

    @49th said:I think graphically this looks really ugly. I get that it's the Blendo style but I think you can make a game look stylised like this without having kind of blurry flat textures everywhere.A...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Giant Bomb LIVE! at E3 2016: Day 03.

    @lokihellfire2008 said:While I am not surprised at all that the industry takes notice of the awesome talent and skill the Giant Bomb crew possess, I just wish they'd still be here as well. I'll miss ...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Quick Look: Battleborn.

    Had a lot of fun with this game in the Last Beta. Just think they got caught in a really bad wedge between a few different places. People who want a really hardcore MOBA have already picked their pois...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Quick Look: Fire Emblem Fates.

    Oh Dear!It appears Austin and Dan is my new favourite Quick Look Duo. I didn't think I'd ever feel this feeling again.

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Kerbal: Project B.E.A.S.T - Part 03.

    My only recurring nightmare involves me being shot into the air and falling back to earth at basically like 90% Slow-mo so this episode was juuuuuuuuust great for that.Austin is my Spirit Proxy for t...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Blog Thing: Talkin' About Practice.

    @foo44: Don't really want to start an argument because I should be asleep already, but there's practically mountains of research indicating that this is not even remotely accurate. The most cursory of...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Blog Thing: Talkin' About Practice.

    Rad article Austin and I'll be looking forward to seeing more on the reg!My submission for a largely forgotten game in maybe a slightly less forgotten Genre is Robin Hood: Legend of Sherwood, which fo...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Quick Look: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5.

    Caught Ratatat's Cream on Chrome in there somewhere so at least they've still got some cool music choices in there, but Jesus. I'm gonna go see if I can find my CD copy of PS4 I got out of a Weet-Bix...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Mad Max Review.

    @bannerthief: Most of that was sparked off of Phil Kollar's review, I think. And it was kind of a confluence of events thing. In one stream you have the fact that it contained one paragraph negatively...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Quick Look: Shadowrun: Hong Kong.

    @rhymesmcfist said:After starting this, I was inspired to get off my butt and start playing Shadowrun Returns (I love it and my troll street samurai). But if anyone's interested in jumping right into...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post The Giant Beastcast: Episode 11.

    EDIT: Removed my Comment. Mods Doing Great Work. Loved hearing Gita on the cast. Now Austin or one (or all!?) of the Beastcasters need to guest on Match 3 and the Pod Prophecy will be fulfilled.

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Danswers 06: Fitness with Danielle.

    @marblez3: Oh "ethically" yup. Wink nudge saynomore.

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Danswers 06: Fitness with Danielle.

    @teaoverlord: Nah man, due to his awesome speed listening abilities, he's listened to the whole thing in 17 minutes and got to the bit at the end where they have the entire staff on and they say thing...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Eye of the Ryckert.

    It's the Eye of the RyckertIt's the Thrill of the RyckRycking up to the Challenge of our RyckalAnd the last know SurvykertStalks his prey in the RyckAnd he's watching us all with the EyeOf the Ryckert

  • SwissLion posted a message in the forum topic The Evolution of Death in Games. on the General Discussion board

    Great Read @patrickklepekI love reading people's deeper than usual thoughts on common mechanics used interestingly. For me, they're some of the most interesting and truly artistic (Beyond the visuals ...

  • SwissLion posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 10/13/2014.

    You know what the dialogue around Brianna Wu's abuse is in the most Gamergate-centric segments of the internet? It's not "Oh let's support this person by using our powers of information gathering to u...

  • SwissLion posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @spaceinsomniac said: Have you seen the tweets in question?If this sort of tone, language, repetitive sarcastic insults, accusations and misrepresentation was being directed by TFYC at Zoe Quinn, I ...

  • SwissLion posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @courage_wolf said:My current issue with the coverage Gamergate is getting is that there appears to be a massive double standard in the way the gaming media is reporting it. They are quick to denounce...

  • SwissLion posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 09/15/2014. on the General Discussion board

    @teenmother said: It feels like the Indie scene is just a huge clique in high school that throws around the victim card and blows everything way out of proportion when they get some bitchy tweet. If ...