• thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic What is a MOO?. on the General Discussion board

    If anyone is interested in seeing what an MOO is like, I have been known to play and enjoy the Discworld MUD.It's good fun!

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Hearing video game music in places you'd least expect it. on the Off-Topic board

    @cornbredx: A bit more info on off licenses: it specifically means that a shop is licensed to sell alcohol for consumption off the premises, as opposed to a bar which is (obv) licensed to sell alcoho...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Embargos yay or nay. on the General Discussion board

    Honestly it rarely bothers me because I feel like if a film/game is embargoed until release I feel like that already tells me quite a lot about its quality.Generally that applies more to films though...

  • thomasnash posted a message on the post Quick Look: Dragon Age: Inquisition.

    Maybe it's just Jeff rubbing off on me, but I feel like this game is suffering from a bit of an identity crisis.They want everything to look character action cool, but know that a big portion of the ...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic So I need a new phone - Help!. on the General Discussion board

    As far as size goes you might have to accept that smart phones are big now!If the high end smart phones are a bit too pricey, I think I can recommend the phone I just got, which is a Sony Xperia M2. I...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Neil Blomkamp is making a new movie. on the Off-Topic board

    So someone please correct me if they know something that I don't, but is there an assumption that it's going to be a political allegory about racism because that's basically what he's done before? Is ...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Press X to Experience Feelings. on the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare board

    @spraynardtatum: Yeah that's better. I rescind all my comments!

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Press X to Experience Feelings. on the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare board

    @kindofblue said:What annoys me about it is the text prompt. I don't care if you have a choice or not, the text just makes it look really hokey. Just a simple X when you approach the casket would suf...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Rumour: Just Cause 3 screenshots leaked. on the Just Cause board

    @bwheeeler said:Couldn't these just as easily be Mad Max screens?given that three of them have Rico in them, and the fourth one has "black market" on the store window, I'm going with no?

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Rate the last movie you watched.. on the Off-Topic board

    Edge of Tomorrow - This movie starts out really really well, but begins to unravel some time near when they go to the farm with the helicopter, I think. That section just kills the momentum of the mo...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Cooking with Dan: Pizza Roll Omelet. on the Dan Ryckert board

    At first I was going to say that his biggest mistake was adding salt before cooking, but then I googled it and found out that I was wrong, and at least in the case of an omelette it's probably the bet...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Why do people dislike Arkham Origins?. on the Batman: Arkham Origins board

    @ian280291 said: @yummylee: I dunno, they went a new direction with sailing, hunting and it wasn't ready for prime time...until Assassin's Creed IV BF when they executed the gameplay way better.I kno...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Listen to music on vinyl? Why/why not?. on the Off-Topic board

    I own a few bits an pieces on Vinyl, but I don't have a turntable at the moment so they're just sitting at my parents house.Generally speaking I'm not much of a vinyl purist, and I don't think any of...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Hatred - A game which just might garner some... attention.. on the Hatred board

    @brodehouse said: I was thinking how in most games, especially open world games, one of the things most players try is to subvert regular morality, often to just see if the game will 'let them' or be...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Doctor Who is amazing television.. on the Off-Topic board

    @bartok said:I kinda got burnt out on the Dr. Whos somewhere near the end of David Tennant's run. I'm glad the show is popular because that will lead to the BBC financing other Sci-Fi series.Unlikely...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic I Have Terrible Taste! Awful Things You Like Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    So I really like panpipes. Even though the bulk of panpipe music that I hear is like, panpipe covers of 80s chart music in chinese restaurants, I just love the sound of them. They have a really uniqu...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Gaming moments that made you tear up/cry. on the General Discussion board

    The only thing that springs to mind is Grim Fandango. I found the last moments with the train going through the gate and disappearing really moving and satisfying. I think it's mostly because all the...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic What Are You Reading? October 2014. on the Off-Topic board

    Been reading the Southern Reach trilogy by Jeff Vandermeer. It's a really great mix of lovecraftian horror, mystery and sci-fi. Unfortunately I put it down halfway through the last book and didn't pi...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic so whats the "suck" your job requires?. on the Off-Topic board

    @splodge said:@Giantstalker I am sure being shot at does not help either!I managed to replace my own job in the last office I worked in. When I started about 90% of my job was to basically copy and pa...

  • thomasnash posted a message in the forum topic Holy cow that UI is bad. on the Dragon Age: Inquisition board

    @bones8677 said: This is the EXACT same complaint Dragon Age 2 got just before it was released. "This game looks like crap, why are the portraits square?!" The UI was the least of that game's problems...