• Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Any MMOs out there holding your attention?. on the General Discussion board

    I'm gearing up to get back on board the WoW train. With 6.0 coming in a couple weeks after so long without any major new content now seems like an unusual time to be looking for something new if that'...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic What do you do when the staff hates a game you are playing?. on the General Discussion board

    I respect the staff's opinions and always like to hear what they think, but I don't often agree. Although I am increasingly coming around to the idea that they are often too jaded to be a useful baro...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Games You Think Only You Played. on the Off-Topic board

    Didn't have much to play in the 90s when I had a Mac...

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  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Are you happy that you bought Destiny?. on the Destiny board

    I didn't buy it. I don't have a PS4 or Xone and this felt like a game that had to be played on a next gen system. Although, past gen seems fine in that quicklook. I have been skeptically intrigued...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Which upcoming horror game do you plan on playing this October?. on the General Discussion board

    Other: Costume Quest 2I don't differentiate between games or movies that are meant to terrify you or things that are appropriately Halloween themed. I'll use the short hand "scary" to refer to all of...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic How many countries have you visited?. on the Off-Topic board

    I'm from British Columbia, Canada. In Canada I've been to Alberta and Saskatchewan a few times each, and Manitoba once.I've been to the US states: Washington, California and Florida. Mostly to Theme P...

  • Tom_omb posted a message on the post The Growing Illusion of Single Player.

    One of the common examples I've heard about how Destiny should work is a scenario in which you're playing on your own, struggling to stay alive, and suddenly a bunch of friends swoop in to save the da...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic What game have you spent the most hours playing on steam?. on the Steam board

    Most games I have on steam are pretty short plays, of 120 games these 4 are the only ones I've played more then 25 hours:Champions Online (153)Bioshock Infinite (52 hours)Saints Row 4 (41 hours or 47 ...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic What is the worse AAA developer for story?. on the General Discussion board

    I've heard people talk down Blizzard games and Mass Effect only considering the overall plot. "Mass Effect 2's story is only a gearing up for an executing on a suicide mission" or "World of Warcraft:...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic 2/3rds through year - your favourite 2014 games so far?. on the General Discussion board

    I haven't played many games released this year. The stand outs are Jazzpunk, Shovel Knight and Valiant hearts. Honorable mentions to The Wolf Among us and The Walking Dead. If Broken Age was complete ...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Are you going to get Persona 5 on PS3 or PS4? [Poll]. on the Persona 5 board

    I voted "neither" because there's no "I'll wait and see if this game might be a thing I could like" option.

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Elder Scrolls Soundtrack is the best right???. on the The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim board

    I really like the main theme to Skyrim, but it's no Mega Man or Zelda as far as game franchise music goes.

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic If you have seen Lucy, what did you think of it? *Spoilers*. on the Off-Topic board

    I thought it was a fun watch. The lunacy was a special kind that only Luc Besson can deliver. Although the stakes are kind of lost when your protagonist is omnipotent and all powerful. It was an in...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Who Will Win the Game Industry Rumble PAX 2014!?. on the PAX Prime 2014 board

    GFB's antics resulted in nothing and the Wolf is the now and forever champ.

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic New Wii U bundles! Is it time to get a Wii U?. on the Wii U board

    Yes, I love my Wii U! Everyone should have a Wii U....Although I'm kind of bummed these bundles come with Nintendoland AND another game. I got the Wind Waker Bundle, but no Nintendoland. On a Delu...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Saints Row should go back to its roots.. on the Saints Row board

    I don't want the next great game in the Saints Row franchise to go backwards. They should always be raising the bar on lunacy. I'd like to see them get further away from GTA, maybe parody other games ...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic How do you name your RPG characters?. on the General Discussion board

    I used to just make up names for my MMO characters by putting together letters I think work well together. "Lanja", for example. Now I'll take words I find interesting. Some are last names of real pe...

  • Tom_omb posted a message in the forum topic Do you listen to bombcast ads?. on the Bombcast board

    Yes. Most podcasts I listen to do a pretty good job of delivering ads in their own voice. But the Bombcast's ads are some of my favorites. They are funnier then most comedy podcast ads by professi...

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