• CurseOfTheWise posted a message on the post Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection, Blizzard Arcade Collection, and Capcom Arcade Stadium.

    @dasakamov said:@milpoolLike Brad said, he didn't pick the hardest difficulty; the hardest difficulty is the Default setting. The description text also states "This is the way Ghost and Goblins is ME...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Ubisoft to pivot from AAA to F2P and back catalogue. on the General Discussion board

    @hayt said:I guess saying your moving to focus on shameless cashgrabs is what stockholders want to hear but yuck.Shareholders need affirmation that predators and grifters will continue to be protecte...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Any Cornette fans here?. on the Wrestling board

    He's the head of the "calls everyone else too sensitive, and also blocks people for disagreeing with him."Hell, he and Brian Zane had a great little friendship/running cameo joke that he threw away be...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic I love this website. on the General Discussion board

    @prolurker said:Same here, I found this site to be informative and insightful. Reddit isn’t my cup of tea anymore, I find it to be exceedingly US-centric and-- just plain dumb. I use hacker news for ...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Why is the laughing scene so looked down upon?. on the Final Fantasy X board

    @topcyclist: Considering this is an 8 year old thread, I don't think it's a "these days" problem.I think FF's biggest problem these days is that it takes NO critiques to heart, it feels mono-visioned ...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message on the post 673: The Internet in Your Pants.

    @2kings said:@palemamba said: The problem with this era of Giantbomb is not that they're too negative or critique too much, but rather they're pretentious about it.This has been one of the reasons I ...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Massive Fallout New Vegas mod, The Frontier, crashes and burns. on the Fallout: New Vegas board

    @skinsor030: Trying to casually pretend your prediliction for drawn underage girls is some kind of artistic stance is certainly a hill to die on. And no one in this thread thinks it's "weird," by the ...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message on the post Erica Lahaie's Top 10 Games of 2020.

    @rectalarea: Well put.Strangest thing, of course, being: there are plenty of places you can go online to see, and participate, in praising and enjoying the game.But it's not enough to enjoy it. Others...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message on the post Erica Lahaie's Top 10 Games of 2020.

    Love, love, LOVE the cyberpunk alternatives to everyone who was obviously hoping for something better this year.@tyler1285 said:The hate for Cyberpunk 2077 has gotten beyond unhinged, why do we need ...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message on the post A Relaxed Friday Stream.

    @audiosnow: Because it was a PR move to distract from massive government incompetence and is now more a money pit than anything else?And because something isn't an inevitability just because it sounds...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic CDPR publicly announce they're going to offer refunds. on the General Discussion board

    @efesell said:This feels absolutely calculated and not particularly worthy of a pat on the back but I dunno if the alternative is just Stay Mad.Considering how mad the fanbase has been at any prerele...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic How crazy is it that they decided to delay Halo Infinite?. on the Halo Infinite board

    I dunno, with how mixed-up Cyberpunk 2077's release has been, I can see Microsoft not wanting another "Master Chief Collection" debacle on their hands, especially as this is a much bigger release.

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Oscar Isaac To Star As Solid Snake. on the Metal Gear Solid board

    Wouldn't have thought this was good casting until I saw "Ex Machina."That dude can turn on silent menace. That said: why does this movie need to be? Isn't the joke about MGS that it's all cutscenes an...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Vinny's Dad Jokes. on the General Discussion board

    Just rewatched "Tender, Loving, Care" and his Peter Lorie, "Even KEELED YOUR FACE!" to the phrase, "I am even-keeled" is hilarious. Dan's reaction of literally dropping off the side of the table is p...

  • CurseOfTheWise posted a message in the forum topic Until G4 Reckons With Its Past, I'm Not Watching. on the General Discussion board

    @development: His angle is to "BOTH SIDES" disingenuously in every single topic with the same smug tone of someone who thinks ANYONE is believing them when they say they play DOA XTREME BEACH VOLLEYBA...