• borealum posted a message on the post Early and Late Game Impressions of Death Stranding.

    @bathala said: Early impression Dan: sweet innocent boyLate impression: 🤬😡🤯Honestly, my heart kind-of breaks for Dan on this one. Rewatching 'Metal Gear Scanlon' recently, his enthusiasm for all thing...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Early and Late Game Impressions of Death Stranding.

    @brassmarsh said:Alex's history with Screened is really helpful in articulating Kojima's awful storytelling.He's great at world-building but everything else is very questionable.I couldn't finish MGS4...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Death Stranding.

    Why is there no option for Norman Reedus to wash his damn hands after a trip to the John?!I mean sure, water in this world becomes Monster Energy, precious resource and all that, but you can do better...

  • borealum posted a message on the post The Surge 2.

    @knale said:@borealum: My brain couldn't take watching the whole thing because it was just waiting for pop-in the entire time.Having made it through, I'll say this - you might want to wait for a patc...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Ep 301 - Visage.

    Six Crazy Frights hype!!!

  • borealum posted a message on the post The Surge 2.

    Holy shit that texture pop-in though

  • borealum posted
    Should Brad and/or Dan see this: if you were unaware (maybe you know, seems likely), new 'Hitman 2' mission is out! And it's splendid!
  • borealum posted a message on the post Borderlands 3.

    @schmollian said: On a scale of 1 to Randy Pitchford, how magical would you say this game is?An eighteen out of ten, definitely eighteen, nobody look closer at the contents of my USB drive.

  • borealum posted a message on the post Borderlands 3.

    @loktarogar said:Y'know... I think I'd rather play Anthem.I lost it at this comment. I couldn't agree more.

  • borealum posted a message on the post Borderlands 3.

    @adamcboyd said: Some people confuse volume with humor.Too true.

  • borealum posted a message on the post Borderlands 3.

    On Ben's point about Clap-Trap: it sounds like Clap-Trap and his antics could be a self-loathing, self-insert written by Randy Pitchford......from a parallel universe, that is!!! (continuing the theme...

  • borealum posted a message on the post NBA 2K20.

    @zerocrescent said:Frequency Vibrations vs. The President of Basketball vs. D.J. vs. A.I. vs. CheCould this battle of the century also feature the surprise, first-ever in-game incarnation of The Hoop ...

  • borealum posted a message on the post NBA 2K20.

    The cutscene in which the hair appears and disappears on Alex's character's head was juuust goofy enough (and intentionally so.)Thanks for the QL, Alex, Vinny and Abby!

  • borealum posted a message on the post Gears 5.

    @tikicobra said: This looks fine, but it’s hard for me to feel excited about it at all. I wish Microsoft’s exclusives were more interesting; I think Gears and Halo have both run their course but given...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Gears 5.

    Like 'Halo', 'Gears' felt done by the end of '3' (though in the case of the former, I did enjoy '3: ODST' and 'Reach'.) And watching this...I dunno, this game's just not inspiring me all that much.Jef...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Nintendo Direct 09/04/19.

    'Deadly Premonition 2'?!??!?Jeeeesus Christ, welcome back to work, Jeff!

  • borealum posted a message on the post Astral Chain.

    @bigwinnerx said:LewdLappy fucks

  • borealum posted a message on the post Astral Chain.

    There's a sidequest-character-bit wherein the player is required to take a shit to progress the quest line?Nice

  • borealum wrote a review of Hitman 2 Gold Edition.
    'Hitman 2' (2018)

    In my humble opinion, this is one of the best games ever made, in its genre or any other - certainly, it was my Game of the Year for 2018.Taking the foundation of 'Hitman' (2016) and improving upon it...

  • borealum posted a message on the post Remnant: From the Ashes.

    This brings to mind one of those dime-a-dozen post-apocalyptic sci-fi MMOs from the mid-to-late 2000's meets 'Destiny 2' meets 'The Division 2'. Even if I'm being unfair in that statement and the game...