• Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Worth Playing Yet?. on the Total War: Rome II board

    @mikemcn: SPQR is a decent read, Mary Beard knows her stuff, though I found SPQR to be a bit of a hodge-podge. Once you've finished (I have a million to recommend - I'm a High School History teacher w...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Games that takes place near where you live?. on the General Discussion board

    Not really too many Australian-set games that I know of.The original Need for Speed had an Australian themed track.Mad Max? The Forza series uses Bathurst as a track which is around 2 hours away from...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Worth Playing Yet?. on the Total War: Rome II board

    Out of curiosity - which Roman History book have you been listening to?Rome 2 is a long way from where it started. It is absolutely playable at this point and is a pretty decent experience. It has pr...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Which game should I play next?. on the General Discussion board

    I want to be the only person to say Ryse: Son of RomeSo Ryse: Son of Rome

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Your 10 Most Played Games. on the Steam board

    Most of my big hour games are on console or from before playing on Steam. I am using my PC more and more now though, so I expect this to change a little.1. PUBG - 81 Hours2. XCOM2 - 70 hours3. Civ V ...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message on the post Quick Look: Monster Prom.

    Came to watch the video, stayed for this comments section.

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Released today, any impressions?. on the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire board

    The one thing I wished I could do is use different Party characters in conversations to use their skills to pass some of the checks that come up in dialogue options. I'm enjoying the game quite a bit...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Should I finish PoE First?. on the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire board

    I got 30 hours into PoE, then dropped off it and didn't finish it.I'm playing PoEII at the moment and it's fine not having finished PoE. I don't really remember too much of the story from the origina...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message on the post Best of Giant Bomb 145 - You’re Gonna Finish It!.

    "I can't believe we both won"Fucking gold.

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Released today, any impressions?. on the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire board

    I played most of PoE 1 but never finished it fully.I struggled to get into Divinity Original Sin 2 (I know it is fantastic, I just don't think I was in the mood for a cRPG when it came out, I'll go ba...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Any duders backed this one?. on the Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire board

    I had forgotten about it until they announced the Critical Role content in it. I barely scratched the surface of Divinity: Original Sin 2, not because it was bad (it is in fact, pretty awesome), but ...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic The YouTube red Cobra Kai series is kind of.... Genius?. on the Off-Topic board

    I've watched 7 episodes now (thank you Youtube Red free trial month).It's pretty awesome. Like it's cheesy, but it's self aware enough of its cheesy-ness that it somehow makes it work.Plus, I crack u...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Do I break up with my fiancée?. on the Off-Topic board

    Step 1: Talk about it open and honestly with her about how you feel. Bring up the idea of counselling (if that is feasible and affordable). If this completely fizzles out or breaks down into an irrep...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic What level of media were you not allowed to watch as a kid?. on the Off-Topic board

    I wasn't allowed to watch The Simpsons until I was maybe 13 or 14. I remember it changed because my Grandmother used to let me watch it when I stayed with here, and after having watched a few of them...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic The YouTube red Cobra Kai series is kind of.... Genius?. on the Off-Topic board

    I really want to watch this because The Karate Kid is probably one of my favourite movies, but I also don't want Youtube Red. Not sure what to do.

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic RDR2 New trailer - Lots of new screens & game details. on the Red Dead Redemption 2 board

    Thanks for the cool summary.Will be tough for them to top the story/setting/characters of Red Dead Redemption. The arc of that story and its ending was pretty damn well done. That being said, I don't...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic EuroVision Hype Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    We (Australia) were robbed in the Dami Im year (2 years ago) by the new bullcrap fan voting system. (Damn you European politics giving it to the Ukraine)I don't like our chances this year, so we'll pr...

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic I just built a new computer: I need those Video James. on the PC board

    Obligatory Far Cry and Crysis post.

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Will this game find success at $25?. on the SpyParty board

    Was this in development before or after Assassin's Creed did its multiplayer mode? I remember the original Unfinished look many moons ago.

  • Captain_Insano posted a message in the forum topic Your Dream Guests for Giant Bomb's Nite at E3 Shows this year?. on the E3 2018 board

    The only acceptable answer is Hideo Kojima or Yoko Taro