• BladeOfCreation posted a message in the forum topic PAX Guide 2019: East Edition. on the PAX East 2019 board

    Just a follow on from "Escape the Expo": If you start to feel overwhelmed by the crowds or noise, IT'S OKAY TAKE A BREAK. PAX East will still be there if you need to decompress for a few minutes, and...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Dawn of Man.

    @rocketraccooncmro: Yeah, that one made me cringe. Even if you're not aware of the exact time frame involved with Pangaea, surely anyone who knows enough about geological history to know that term wou...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message in the forum topic UPF Giveaway - 3/8/2019. on the General Discussion board

    Cool stuff, sign me up please!I find Duke Nukem's lack of trigger discipline disturbing.

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Mass Effect 2 - Part 07.

    The problem with the genophage is essentially the problem with a lot of sci-fi and fantasy writing, in which entire races or species are a certain way.

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Stellaris - Console Edition.

    @lemmox: That is a perfectly reasonable explanation. Thanks!

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Half Dead 2.

    I've seen Cube once, on the Sci-Fi Channel like 15-20 years ago, and remember thinking it was super weird but also pretty entertaining.

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Stellaris - Console Edition.

    @oursin_360: I always found it weird how they would change the game so drastically with some patches. Hyperlanes make for interesting strategic decisions. I just never understood why they didn't just ...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Some RPGs.

    @rorie: That screenshot is rough! Geez. I've gotten to the point with some of these games where I turn the difficulty down so I can just mass attack most enemies without worrying about taking a lot of...

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  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Mass Effect 2 - Part 05.

    I was curious so I just watched that same clip with a male Shep and the shot is identical. I think it's meant to focus on the outfit Shep is wearing, while keeping the camera looking at Kasumi while s...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Episode 197.

    @robertspeedwagon: I listened to the audiobook last year and loved it. I was a long time fan of the universe but had never actually gotten around to reading it.

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Some RPGs.

    @rorie: @shingro: Misses in mechanics-heavy RPGs are frustrating regardless of whether or not it's the way it's supposed to be. This is why I stopped playing XCOM. Multiple cases of "misses enemy mult...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Some RPGs.

    @rorie: @shingro: Misses in mechanics-heavy RPGs are frustrating regardless of whether or not it's the way it's supposed to be. This is why I stopped playing XCOM. Multiple cases of "misses enemy mult...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post Some RPGs.

    So glad to see that Rorie finally got a chance to play some of these games on a stream!As someone who loves these sorts of games, and is currently playing/GMing 3 different Pathfinder campaigns, I hav...

  • BladeOfCreation posted a message on the post 572: Giana Maker.

    @theshrubber: Not only was he giving them the benefit of the doubt, he was bending over backwards to suggest that some "low-level" community-facing employee was at fault and that the guy making the ap...