• Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic I need to see them pop. on the Exploding Head board

    So my recommendation comes with a caveat. I really love the head popping in RE4 and RE8. It feels very weightless so it’s definitely not as good as Gears, but it being like this just gives it this ver...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic I Cited Giant Bomb and GameSpot in My First Academic Book. on the General Discussion board

    Hey, congrats on publishing your first book, that's amazing! As someone that wants more academic/philosophical writing about video games, this actually quite interesting. I understand that as theorie...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post UPF 10/29/21.

    Hot take: Fight Club is still a fairly good movie, not a masterpiece or anything, but it's pretty great. A lot of Fight Club fans are absolutely terrible though, and a lot seems to forget that even ...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post Welcome Giant Bomb's Newest Member: Jess!.

    Great news! Welcome Voidburger.

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes.

    I really like those games and it was a fun quicklook.I understand people and @voidburger (not a knock against you to be clear, I really appreciated your presence on this ql) not liking the twist of Li...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Did people forget that the Far Cry series has always had some purposely unlikeable cast and been parodies much like GTA?. on the General Discussion board

    People are not forgetting that Far Cry 3 opened with a « shitty white dudes being shitty » intro, if anything Far Cry 3 also got flak for not pushing back against its white saviour trope. Even the GB ...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post 09/17/2021.

    Really enjoyed having VB there. Good show!

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Do you prefer "button-only" or motion controls in Skyward Sword HD?. on the The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword board

    I really hated the motion controls first go round at it, while the button controls are far from perfect and highlight that the mob fights are just bad quick-time event, I find them much more comfortab...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Did you pre-order a Playdate?. on the Playdate board

    Yeah I got one and was very lucky to be in the first 20k batch, it's supposed to ship before the end of this year.I'm interested in the games obviously but I mostly really want to fiddle with it as a...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Playdate's are moving pretty fast. on the General Discussion board

    Really surprised I managed to get one. I feel it's fairly expensive for what the games will probably be, but as a hobby game-dev I really want to fiddle with it and try to make some mechanics with th...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Your Worst Music Crimes. on the Off-Topic board

    I love this dumb stuff. I didn't know about rave.dj then, but last Christmas I made a WAP x Minuit Chrétien (french version of Oh Holy Nights) mashup for one of my friend. I hope it's OK to post the ...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post 690: Grip the Banana.

    @brinty: Yeah I was surprised how Jeff described it because it’s definitely not the way I’ve learn it.Spelunky is a rogue like because there is not permanent progress (but then you could argue the sho...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Gloomhaven thoughts and virtual applicability. on the General Discussion board

    Yeah Gloomhaven in a camping trip sounds like a mess. It’s not the longest game, but the setup and the number of components is pretty complicated, so I’d say avoid bringing it on a camping trip. Even ...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post We Be Truckin'! 05/26/2020.

    Late to the party here but @alex going "WHAT" to Joe Dassin was awesome to my french brain.

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post Returnal (04/22/21).

    This looks super cool to me. I understand the general sentiment of not wanting to pay 80$ for a roguelike but on my end I’m quite happy to have a AAA that has a different structures and seems willing ...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post The Bloodborne Identity: Part 22.

    Late to the party but I really enjoyed the story time Jan. Thank you for the series and your ongoing work at GB!

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post The Hitmazing Race.

    Brad choosing to do a story mission while he's supposing to speedrun the level surprised me quite a bit. I feel for him, he has too much anxiety about acting quickly and doesn't know the maps well yet...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic Anyone had any success with this?. on the Rocksmith 2014 board

    @facelessryan: I mean if you’re a beginner you wouldn’t want to start with anything close to death metal I feel? I’d love to play Metal eventually but most of it is very difficult.I’ve started learnin...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message on the post Hitman 3.

    @crippl3: I'm with you. Not saying people are wrong about it, but the opposites opinions that this map gathered surprised me. Playing the game and understanding its mechanic for the first time was a "...

  • Fear_the_Booboo posted a message in the forum topic What is the best videogame story twist in the past decade. Spoilers. on the General Discussion board

    Ghost Trick. June 19th 2010 still counts?It’s Ghost Trick, I’d have a hard time explaining it because of the number of moving parts but it’s such an holy shit moment, knowingly funny and out there but...