• BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic How is GB sinking. on the General Discussion board

    @nutter: I want the old days too, I just accept that it's impossible and I don't get mad that it's impossible.It's not just that there's different material being presented...I'm at a different point i...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic How is GB sinking. on the General Discussion board

    @nutter: You mostly use the forums? The forums here are so dead compared to what they used to be. I think the forums are where the site has fallen off the hardest.The actual video content...well it ...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic Which sounds do you find utterly pleasurable in games?. on the General Discussion board

    Loading Video...Not game specific, but I think Microsoft did a really good job with their rare achievement sound.

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic "Surviving" Final Fantasy II - Part 2: This Is The MOST CURSED Video Game Square Has Ever Made!. on the Final Fantasy II board

    Well, ummm...thanks? You've convinced me never to give this game a shot. You've also convinced me that sometimes the decision not to localize a game was actually a good one. Speaking of which...@mi...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic Dying Light 2 delayed until...?. on the Dying Light 2 board

    @kingbonesaw said:Anyone taking bets on whether Dying Light 2 releases before Dead Island 2?Is Dead Island 2 actually going to come out?Dead Island released in 2011 and while there was Riptide (and E...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic At what point do you "call it" on a game?. on the General Discussion board

    I rarely "call it" on a game. I sometimes put a game down for a very long time (sometimes YEARS) but that doesn't mean I won't pick it up again. I stopped playing the original Assassin's Creed in 2...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic Sony Will Not Attend E3 2020. Thoughts?. on the General Discussion board

    As the market leader Sony doesn't need E3. Anyone who might be interested in a video game console knows what PlayStation is and Sony has a lot of ways of selling its games to its audience to the poi...

  • BigSocrates posted a new blog.
    Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood feels like an unnecessary Direct to Video sequel to ACII

    I went into Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood thinking it was the last good one before IV, a final really solid game in a franchise that quickly nosedived after. I remember it getting a lot of attention du...

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  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic PS5 - And Backwards Compatability to Play Old Games. on the General Discussion board

    I would hope digital games would transfer, but I think there may be issues regarding the PS3 library (hopefully not the PS4.) Those issues would be legal and rights based, not technological.The majo...

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic Most Disappointing Game of the Decade?. on the General Discussion board

    @shindig: From what I can tell Roberts wanted Star Citizen 1.0 to be a way for him to fund a development studio so it worked out pretty nicely.In terms of producing a game for people to actually play....

  • BigSocrates posted a message in the forum topic Does Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Look Better Than 1313?. on the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order board

    Better how? Graphically? As a game? I think it's hard to tell from just a trailer because like most games Fallen Order looks better in some places than others. Obviously with a trailer you just show...

  • BigSocrates posted a new blog.
    Assassin's Creed 2 is the T2: Judgment Day of video games. Bigger, better, and more conventional.

    The first Terminator movie is a lean little sci-fi action thriller about a killer robot. It has some cool special effects but it’s really a character driven film about two people on the run from an u...