• zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic What older games did you play for the first time in 2014?. on the General Discussion board

    Sleeping Dogs and the first Assassin's Creed. And while I technically have played them before, I finally went back and finished everything in Oblivion that I'd never completed (Shivering Isles and Thi...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Jeff Gerstmann Appreciation Thread. on the Jeff Gerstmann board

    My thoughts and prayers are with you, Jeff. My condolences to you and your family.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic What was the First Game You Bought on Steam?. on the Steam board

    Half-Life 2: Episode 2. I think I got Portal for free at that time as well.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic What is Sega's most neglected IP?. on the General Discussion board

    This is the biggest poll I've ever seen!I'd like a new Ecco, but then again, after that Kickstarter monstrosity it's probably best that the series remain dormant. I always thought the storyline of th...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Robin Williams passed away today.. on the Off-Topic board

    Man, this hit pretty hard. My wife and I sat down and watched Good Will Hunting in his honor right after we read the news.RIP, Genie.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Dead Island 2 gameplay trailer. Update: With more gameplay!. on the Dead Island 2 board

    Ok, so this is set in California. And the series is called Dead Island. So we're totally going to Alcatraz, right?

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic That game you can never manage to finish.. on the General Discussion board

    I've been poking at Mass Effect 3 since New Year's. I enjoyed ME 1 & 2 so much, and I feel like I should just plow through and finish 3, but it's really dragging with these mid-game fetch quests.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic When was the last time you took notes playing a video game?. on the General Discussion board

    I took some notes while playing Skyrim. Lists of components for crafting, mostly. I like how note taking makes the process of playing a game seem more deliberate, slower-paced, and thoughtful.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Apathy towards my backlog. on the General Discussion board

    I'm kinda on a hiatus myself. At first it freaked me out, like I suddenly stopped caring about games or something, but that's just not the case. After spending the better part of two years with an alm...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Should there be two podcasts now?. on the Bombcast board

    @pappafost said:I listen to Bombin' the AM in podcast form, so I think it's a great idea to throw Vinny in with Scoops and the Wolf. He just needs a sick nickname.Scoops and the Wolf and the Vin-Dawg...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic How long does your commute take?. on the Off-Topic board

    Around 15-20 minutes. I basically turn left out of my driveway, and then left again into the parking lot at work. Traffic is usually not terrible, but there's quite a few red lights that can really s...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Thoughts on keeping old game boxes?. on the General Discussion board

    I think the only thing I truly regret in my past is throwing away my Sega Genesis box about 6-7 years ago. It was in immaculate condition, having stayed in a closet since my Dad bought it in 1993. Ne...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic What games can you never get bored of?. on the General Discussion board

    Skyrim and Sim City 2000.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Planning on skipping out on any of the next-gen consoles?. on the General Discussion board

    I'll be picking up an Xbox One when the Witcher 3 comes out. There isn't really anything on the PS4 (so far) that I couldn't get on the Xbox One, and there are enough Microsoft exclusives that intere...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic So what game/games are you currently playing through right now?. on the General Discussion board

    I'm playing through the first Witcher right now, and will move on to the second one afterwards.. I decided the Witcher 3 is going to be my system seller for the Xbox One, so I want to finish these two...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Your Giant Bomb Expansion Plan Patch Notes. on the General Discussion board

    Wow. Best of luck, Vinny! I look forward to whatever you end up doing.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic "Halo 5: Guardians" Reveal Fall Of 2015 / Xbox One.. on the Halo 5: Guardians board

    I'm excited for this. I've never been big into the multiplayer aspect of Halo, but Halo games have always nailed the feel of what I want a sci-fi FPS to be.

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic What was your first piece of content?. on the General Discussion board

    How can you not love this place after these shenanigans?

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic I really love using cheat systems to complete games faster. on the Off-Topic board

    As a kid, I had a giant 3-ring binder with cheat codes I printed from various late 90's/early 2000's websites. I loved all that stuff, and it was the only way I finished some of my games back then. Wh...

  • zombiepenguin9 posted a message in the forum topic Your guilty pleasure game. on the General Discussion board

    I don't think I have any. It seems a little unhealthy for me to refrain from playing a game they like because of what other people think.