• xbob42 posted a message on the post Unfinished: Action Henk 07/08/2014.

    @mano521 said: Was disappointed when it wasn't this guyDitto. A game about Action Hank would be amazing!

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic An International 4 Stream For People Like Me on the Dota 2 board.

    @rotnac said:As much appreciation that I have for this being a thing, it still won't get me into DOTA 2. The community itself is far from being noob friendly. They need to do a lot more than this to ...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/01/2014.

    @kerse said:The new guys seem pretty cool. Sure it would be nice to have more diversity, but I think these guys will do a great job.One problem though for me is that they kinda sound exactly the same...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @palaeomerus said: I'm kind of tired of lectures, attempts to command the internet, lame broad brush arguments connecting lots of reasonable dissent with a very few rape or death threats, use of sill...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Letter from the Editor - 07/02/2014.

    @amethystrush said: @xolare said: @mister_snig said: they hired known quantities who were straight white males...Really? That's what people got pissed over?There was disappointment. Is that such a t...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 06/30/2014.

    Battlefield 4 is an unfinished piece of crap being sold at full price at retail.Planetary Annihilation is an unfinished decent game being sold at almost full price at retail that clearly labels the fa...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @freddiefiasco said: @xbob42: You seem to hate Giant Bomb. That's fine. We all have differing opinions, but complaining rudely to other commenters about people who probably aren't going to read your...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @video_game_king said: @xbob42 said: It doesn't take that much longer, and it provides more and more useful information to the reader. I see no reasonable stance the staff could take to try and NOT ...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @kentonclay said:Theoretically, "Normal" should be the difficulty setting best tuned to fit the mechanics and level design of the game, and should thus be the optimal playing experience. In Shovel Kn...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @timeshero said: @xbob42: Perhaps they should relabel "Hard Mode" in all games to "Normal" just to satisfy your needs.I've reread your post like 5 times and I still can't see how it makes any sense ...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/27/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    I still don't get why you guys always play games on normal to "simulate" a "typical" experience.1. Your audience isn't "typical" gamers. Stop trying to cater to people that aren't here.2. Don't try to...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Enemy Front.

    So... We get to see this game in Super Baby mode because Jeff assumes we're all too stupid to choose a difficulty other than casual?

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post The Head of the Flight Club Receives a Curious Package.

    It's not a flight "club" with one man!

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Meet the Man Behind Games Done Quick.

    (On the topic of LPers, Endurance Runs, etc, from yesterday's Bombin' the A.M. So no one gets confused by this post.)As I was trying to squeeze into the small character limit during yesterday's Bomb...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Giant Bomb LIVE! - E3 2014 - Day 2.

    If you can't speak Spanish and can pronounce the name of your favorite Mexican food spot, then it's not authentic enough!I get mine from Desacostumbradamente Grasiento Heces, I dunno what it means bu...

  • xbob42 posted a message in the forum topic Worth Reading: 06/06/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    @pyrodactyl said:And arguing for such a feature totally misses the point of console games and really outs him as an ''arrogant PC master race smug''. People who pay for AAA games, console gamers, inl...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Murdered: Soul Suspect.

    Man, Brad makes the stealth stuff look like it's super hard and confusing. You sit in a hiding spot. If a demon gets close, you jump to another. After a few seconds, it'll give up. You do not leave yo...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Quick Look: Mario Kart 8.

    Pfft... Brad and Jeff, I played the SNES version of Mario Kart first and it fucking sucked. That flat ass lame ass game was garbage. I only begrudgingly gave the N64 game a chance after that and it...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 05/30/2014.

    @benderunit22 said:Someone has to put a stop to these early access, open-world, social experiment, crafting, broken everything games.Yes because them existing harms... our... children! YEAH OUR CHIL...

  • xbob42 posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 05/23/2014.

    @fram said: @shieldb said: @billymagnum said: @fram: it doesnt make me want to avoid steam, just dota and any game with anything close that kind of BS business model.What's wrong with Dota 2's busi...