100+ things you learned from splinter cell: conviction.

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#1 Posted by RobotHamster (4171 posts) -

1. There are no night vision goggles.

#2 Posted by DystopiaX (5310 posts) -

2. If spotted by enemies, they will scream ridiculous taunts at you so you know EXACTLY WHERE THEY ARE.

#3 Posted by Blueman (753 posts) -

3. Dumbing down your game to appeal to a wider audience is a bad thing.
#4 Posted by Seraphim2150 (325 posts) -

4. Before Fisher can go into awesome mode, he has to build up his rage by snapping necks

#5 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -

Must there be one of these for every high profile release??
#6 Posted by Baillie (4169 posts) -

5. Not as good as previous instalments.

#7 Edited by End_Boss (3220 posts) -

6. Seeing you will alert guards to your presence, but spontaneously combusting light bulbs are a regular occurrence and are to be ignored.

#8 Posted by Alukaizer (1 posts) -

7. a window that opens in front of your face is to looked at for an hour then search the rest of the area away from the window

#9 Posted by Interfect (980 posts) -

8. Spies do not versus mercenaries.

#10 Posted by thejamster (263 posts) -

9. The American flag is good for stabbing dudes

#11 Edited by Julchief (28 posts) -

10. Realistic means taking 3 bullets and recovering almost instantly

#12 Posted by empfeix (774 posts) -

11. After being mortally wounded your enemy will cease to care about your existence.

#13 Posted by denj3325 (51 posts) -

12. That if all the lights around you are getting shot out by a silenced pistol, you are most likely about to die

#14 Posted by Seedofpower (3929 posts) -

13.Threads like these need to die.

#15 Edited by Chrjz (329 posts) -

14. DJ Shadow makes for good BGM.

#16 Posted by ThatFrood (3375 posts) -

14. Who turned out the liiiights?

#17 Posted by DystopiaX (5310 posts) -
@thejamster said:
" 9. The American flag is good for stabbing dudes "
same avatar confused me for a second.
#18 Posted by Hailinel (24784 posts) -
@Abyssfull said:
" Must there be one of these for every high profile release?? "
@Seedofpower said:
" 13.Threads like these need to die. "
Some people just lack that sense of whimsicality.
#19 Posted by Iireku (147 posts) -

15. Defibrillators work wonders on gunshot wounds.

#20 Posted by Khann (2850 posts) -

16. Games in 10 years time will have zero complexity.

#21 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -
@Hailinel:
Meaning?
#22 Posted by Heartbreak (288 posts) -

17. You were Vic all along 

#23 Posted by project343 (2825 posts) -

18. Apparently it's easier to see a corpse in the dark than a moving Fisher.

#24 Posted by Seedofpower (3929 posts) -
@Hailinel:  I guess so.
#25 Posted by SJSchmidt93 (4895 posts) -

19. You can run on for a long time....

#26 Posted by Hailinel (24784 posts) -
@Abyssfull said:
" @Hailinel: Meaning? "
Let people have their fun.  These threads don't hurt anything.
#27 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -
@Hailinel said:
" @Abyssfull said:
" @Hailinel: Meaning? "
Let people have their fun.  These threads don't hurt anything."

Just because they're not ''hurting'' anything, doesn't make them any less annoying.
#28 Posted by Brians (1463 posts) -
@Abyssfull said: 
Why respond then?
If your annoyed ignoring works better than engagement.
#29 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -
@Briguile:
I'm a very opinionated person.
#30 Posted by Hilbert (349 posts) -

20. There are more suits than actual game developers in the industrie now. 
21. I need a frickin cardboard box to hide in !?!!
#31 Posted by djz (134 posts) -

 
Bump!
 
22.Double Agent was better.

#32 Posted by djz (134 posts) -

 
23.Sam fisher is baaad.

#33 Posted by DocHaus (1331 posts) -

24. It's okay to hit women if you're doing it for the sake of your daughter. (a.k.a. the "She Asked For It" Defense)
25. It's okay to infiltrate an enemy base by yourself, with no backup, for the sake of your daughter.  (a.k.a. the "Screw The Rules, I Have Rage" Defense)
26. It's okay to murder fellow soldiers who were just following orders for the sake of your daughter (a.k.a. "The Nuremberg Offense").
27. Everything an enemy tells you after you slam his face into a piano or pin his hand to a tree with a knife is 100% true, and he is not trying to give you misinformation in hopes that you'll just buy it and leave.
28. Sam's an old man, and he no longer has the upper-body strength to carry bodies around.
29. ...however, he does have the upper-body strength to hang from pipes and ledges for an indefinite period of time.
30. America can do no wrong, but it can be misguided sometimes.
31. It always leads back to the crazy Russians somehow. Always.

#34 Edited by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -
@Abyssfull said:

" @Briguile: I'm a very opinionated person. "

Opinionated? I'm thinking you just like having yourself heard everywhere. You're more annoying than the forum you criticize, hypocrite.
32. Soda cans are too heavy to be picked up.
33. Some lights in real life can not be broken.
34. The best way to draw a spy out of hiding is to walk around in the darkness shouting obscenities(bringing the fight to him)
35. You can run around punching every dude in the face, but every once in a while you randomly will fail and the other guy will be able to grab you and hold you hostage while you dangle there helplessly, apparently with a complete lack of any muscle in your body quite suddenly and randomly.
Andddddd one more.
36. A re-imagined series may "revitalize" it, but at the cost of selling out a series for quick profit.
#35 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -
@Angre_Leperkan439:
...What? I expressed that I find this kind of topics annoying, clearly I am trying to be heard from every corner of the site through this single thread. 
What's more, how am I being hypocritical? Just because you find me to be annoying doesn't make me a hypocrit O.o If maybe I started a thread with me only posting my reply of considering myself to be opinionated, then it would be hypocritical >.> 
If that would be the case, well now you're being a hypocrit because now I find you to be much more annoying than this thread.  
 
Jackass.
#36 Posted by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -
@Abyssfull said:
Hey now, Language isn't necessary here O.o I'm just wondering why you even bothered to post on this thread if you consider it so dumb? Clearly we use this thread to poke fun at the game as well as the developers, so it's not harming anything. In fact, you prob don't have to read this thread if you don't like it. It's not like anybody's forcing you to.
#37 Posted by Yummylee (21642 posts) -
@Angre_Leperkan439:
Because like I said, I consider myself to be opinionated. Sure I could of just ignored it, but in forums people post their opinions positive and negative, and it's hardly like I was just trolling or whatever. 
And yeah well name calling wasn't necessary either, but you called me a hypocrite to begin with.
#38 Posted by Jambones (1696 posts) -
@Heartbreak said:
" 17. You were Vic all along  "
'Twas awesome.
 
37. You can clear a room by pulling everyone out of the window.
#39 Posted by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -
@Abyssfull:  Whatevs, let's call it even. Here's a virtual cookie, all is well.
38. When you find a dead body an alarm is not necessary. However, if you see what might be somebody for a split second, then you should just start shooting.
39. Sam Fisher has evolved so much he does not require night vision goggles; rather, he prefers to stumble in the dark like a damned fool
#40 Posted by Marnox (327 posts) -

40. It was better than Double Agent.

#41 Posted by dancinginfernal (474 posts) -

41. Games without ninjas suck.
 
42. Sam Fisher forgot how to whistle.

#42 Posted by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -
@Marnox said:
" 40. It was better than Double Agent. "
The 360 version, yes. ANYTHING is better than that. However, the original Xbox version was practically Chaos Theory, therefore amazing.
#43 Posted by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -

43. A gun barrel poked into your eyes will kill you instantly.
44. Once you hit the ripe ol' age of...Sam Fisher's age(?), you can scale walls and climb across pipes faster than you can run.

#44 Posted by AhmadMetallic (18955 posts) -
@Abyssfull said:
" Must there be one of these for every high profile release?? "
IMO these threads should exist for games which ACTUALLY teach u silly things.. mostly Open World games. but a Splinter Cell game? ive been playing the game for exactly 3 hours and i have nothing that funny or silly to add.
#45 Posted by FirePrince (1763 posts) -

45.Sam Fisher brakes into camera controll rooms in broad daylight. 
46.Sam Fisher keeps infinite ammo for his pistol. 
#46 Posted by eunao2 (117 posts) -

47.Sam Fisher does a headshot whenever he wants

#47 Posted by 8kirby078 (7 posts) -

48. Being shot in the face is fatal. being shot in the body is about as painful as being poked...hard.

#48 Posted by Angre_Leperkan439 (333 posts) -

49. Sam Fisher does NOT get a game over screen when caught...except that one time he does get a game over screen when caught.
50.  Hanging on the side of a building, in broad daylight, in front of everybody, is not suspicious in the slightest.
51. Nobody really protects the Lincoln Memorial when SAM FISHER wants to get in

#49 Posted by Donos (1195 posts) -

52. Voron has a message for you.

#50 Posted by KarmaPolice (45 posts) -

17. Beware of russian co-workers.

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