• Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @relkin: Thanks for looking it up. I linked the World Health Organization mainly for the description of Gaming Disorder. The DSM-5 psychological manual included that definition couple years ago, and a...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @relkin: Hard Data exists. Is a simple assertion not an extraordinary claim. It means that there is no reason to remain uninformed or undecided, on the issue, despite it being quite a recent developme...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @sahalarious said: To those saying "there are tons of other fun things" yes i suppose....but aren't video games just the fuckin best?Which is exactly the reason that makes them dangerous. It's both ...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @nutter said:@eurobum: Eh, I knew plenty of people that screwed-up their college careers playing Ultima Online or just going out every night.Distractions aren’t new.Distraction describes a lot of old...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @relkin said:During my time in grade school, I knew plenty of kids who had "screen time" limitations. Thirty minutes on school days, an hour on weekends (assuming homework/chores were complete) or som...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic How do you rate "so-bad-it's-good" movies?. on the Off-Topic board

    @ungodly said: It’s subjective. There are movies that I can tell are bad, but they have a charm or essence about them that I still find enjoyment in. For my money though, if there isn’t any legitimacy...

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  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic "No Video Games in the House" rule for kids. on the General Discussion board

    @monkeyking1969: Agreed. I'm so tired of this pro industry hypocrisy. We wrote our replies simultaneously so I might repeat of what you've said already.Using video games as a collective term is mislea...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @frodobaggins:I was thinking of games. not game stories. Things like Rock, Paper, Scissors: We know how it can be ruined by that one guy who keeps losing saying "OK, best two out of three! three out o...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @efesell said: @eurobum: For what it's worth this is largely not true with most modern MMOs now, story content is phased and unique in the same way any other single player game might be. Sure the "he...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @killem_dafoe said:@eurobum:Who says they have to be good for you or society at large to be, in your eyes apparently, "legitimately" enjoyable? Basically you're calling everyone who likes MMOs gullib...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @frodobaggins said:@eurobum: huh, when done right MMOs are my favorite genre. My favorite video game of all time is an MMO. That's hardly a quirk of your individuality, or a controversial statement. ...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @jacksmedulla said:@eurobum: 1. You keep saying "stung along", and I can only assume you mean "strung along".2. It sounds like you are conflating your own lack of self control and temperance with MMO...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @killem_dafoe: The company that made Skyrim, went on to make ESO, then after Fallout 4 they made Fallout 76. Don't see a pattern, yet? A multiplayer game with RPG mechanics, what else could it be. Th...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @efesell said: @eurobum: Holy crap which MMO left you with the rawest nerve I've ever seen.It's not just a personal issue, but against better judgement I've tried a couple even recently (Destiny 2, T...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic As a Fallout apologist, 76 hurts my soul. on the Fallout 76 board

    @killem_dafoe: It bothers me that a decade after WOW, people still consider MMOs games. I'm gonna list some errors.1. Believing that a franchise name implies anything about quality or preference, Exam...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic How was Star Trek: Discovery?. on the Off-Topic board

    If you haven't tired of blue LEDs 10 years ago, the visual design is very Blue and Orange, which is a popular aesthetic especially for trailers, Blue lens flares... orange explosions. It just doesn't ...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic Do you like the re-design of the site?. on the General Discussion board

    The first impression is quite terrible, but the old site was kind of fidgety and slow.You don't redesign a site, you evolve it slowly...This seems like something made for phone screens. ;-(It's a hard...

  • Eurobum posted a message in the forum topic Destiny 2 free for PC on Battle.net until Nov 18 (Full Game, Not Free Weekend). on the Destiny 2 board

    OMG, I've been hearing so much about Destiny and people, review sites keep threating it like a real game, when it is in fact a smelly MMO. It might as well be a mobile game with the daily and weekly ...