• Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Notes from a Micro-Sized Nintendo Direct. on the Nintendo board

    @austin_walker If you want a show about kids building remote controlled robots and fighting with them for nothing but fun, may I suggest Gundam Build Fighters.Edit: scratch that, I see you already men...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @milkman said:@turambar: Okay. I think I made it pretty clear that I was early in the game and I was only commenting on my perception so far. I may very well be wrong about Triss but I was going with ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @milkman said: @turambar: Well, Yennefer is really the only significant female character in the main story so far and I don't think her and Geralt have gotten through one conversation so far without ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic How do you prefer your turn-based tactics characters?. on the Tactical Turn-Based Combat board

    Predetermined, as it actually allows for your units to have some sort of character and narrative drive. Even X-Com realized the importance of not having an entirely blank slate character. The nicknam...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @milkman said:I'm not that far into the game but the few female characters I've encountered in the main story pretty much seem to exist as someone for Geralt to fuck. I haven't actually met up with C...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @militantfreudian said:You know, I don't remember a lot of quests where women were especially victimized, but then again, all the female characters that stood out to me, thus far, were strong and inde...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @loafsmooch said: The world they portray is a medieval one where women (and others) got treated like shit. There is nothing misogynistic about that, our real life medieval period was a lot worse than ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @marokai said: I think there's plenty of room for diverse thought on the individual strength of the female characters in the Witcher games, but describing it as "oppressively misogynist" just seems ou...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @john1912 said: Im so tired of everyone trying to shove a political agenda into everything. It feels like every game someone comes back crying about how women were treated in a game. They seem to be ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What are your thoughts on the game's female characters?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    @fear_the_booboo said: I think the Witcher fails its own world in how they portray women. The game's universe is a man's world, which is totally fine in concept. I have no problem with that.What I ha...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic GB Classics spot on the homepage?!. on the General Discussion board

    It's certainly a good way to have different things show up on the front page on days when no new content comes out.

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Politics and the People Running for President (in the USA). on the Off-Topic board

    I will pay more attention when the number of days before the election is not a triple digit. This'll be the first presidential election I will legally be allowed to vote in, but with 17 months left, ...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Let's all welcome Austin Walker =D. on the General Discussion board

    @redhotchilimist said:Hey Austin, welcome to Giant Bomb! I have no idea who you are, but you were cool on the Beastcast, and I look forward to learning more about you. So happy Giant Bomb East is rea...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Let's all welcome Austin Walker =D. on the General Discussion board

    @jesus_phish said:@dudeglove: And what's his view on Anime?Welcome aboard Austin, look forward to your work.He is in fact pretty pro anime. Far more so than any other GB staff members.

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Let's all welcome Austin Walker =D. on the General Discussion board

    Oh snap. I always did enjoy Austin on Stream Friends.

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Signs bug?. on the The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt board

    It's not necessarily a bug. There are things that actually prevent you from casting signs, the one immediately popping into mind being the bomb that creates a cloud that prevents both you and enemies ...

  • Turambar posted a message on the post Giant Bomb Mailbag: Hot Newz Edition.

    @brad I take it you were asking which in game entity Kite Co. was associated with? We're in a fairly large alliance (several thousand players) called Brave Collective. We don't really have anything t...

  • Turambar posted a message on the post Giant Bomb Mailbag: Hot Newz Edition.

    @kinggiddra said:Kite Co. reppin'For Brad's shirt size, we sent multiple requests to various staff and never received his shirt size. Sorry, Brad!Yeah, we decided to err on the side caution and go for...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic What games actually have choice affect the game or story?. on the General Discussion board

    In the modern era after "meaningful choices" became the new fad, Witcher 2 was the only one I've played to offer something other than very superficial changes.Bioware, while having popularized this tr...

  • Turambar posted a message in the forum topic Game Of Thrones Season 5 Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    Everyone remember Cersei's prophecy from the first episode?"You will be a queen, for a time. Then comes another, younger and more beautiful, to cast you down and take all you hold dear."Pretty sure th...