• Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic Rate the last movie you watched.. on the Off-Topic board

    84 charing cross road. 5/5, I'm shouting at the top of my voice for everyone to take a look.First I read the book, then discovered that Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins starred in the movie version (...

  • Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic What is making you really happy in your life right now?. on the Off-Topic board

    As I desperately distract myself from the news my ex has started a new relationship:At work, teaching still feels very rewarding.Will be visiting friends in Canada this holiday season.Also, cat and ot...

  • Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic Would you use old.giantbomb.com if available?. on the General Discussion board

    Main page used to directly display what livestream was on/scheduled, now it's just a red dot (I have not dug around options), so in that sense it's way worse.

  • Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic Switch Hidden Gems. on the General Discussion board

    Tumbleseed! Great quirky soundtrack, and I believe the difficulty was adjusted with a patch...Hidden Folks! Video game version of Where's WaldoAmbition of the Slimes! Weird turn based strategy game wh...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post 11/30/2018.

    honestly, the duck was my go-to on my first run through the campaign

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post 0026: VR Troopers & Soul Blade.

    glad to see promotion of lab safety habits to prevent chronic workspace injuries

  • Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic What's Your Favorite Anime Opening or Closing Theme Song?. on the Off-Topic board

    all the opening and closing themes are bangers, but I'd pick this one as my favoriteseverely underrated anime too

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu!.

    Here's the thing about Professor Oak's life choices: no teaching responsibility, presumably unlimited funding, no institutional power struggles to worry about. If he actually wants to go anywhere, I a...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu!.

    Man, I'd be all over this if it didn't have Go and motion mechanics. Hype uncontainable for next year's "proper" entry.

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Mass Effect - Part 17.

    sovereign + virgil are the best parts of ME1 (just standing around talking!) I voted ME1 as my favorite RPG of all time in the yearly Resetera poll, in large part on the strength of these scenes.hones...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Jeff Gerstmann's Pro Skater.

    wow, fantastic intro!

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Live with Assassin's Creed Odyssey! [The Archive].

    Please dear god, no 300 reference, please.

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Pro Evolution Soccer 2019.

    Add me to the group that considers PES gameplay to be superior to FIFA. I only play quick play for the past few years, and it's still great for that. Criticisms of presentation and modes (master leagu...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Yakuza Kiwami 2.

    If you haven't played any of the Yakuza games after watching Beast in the East, I recommend renting Kiwami 1 (most clunky of the three, but worth powering through if you are invested in the characters...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Forza Horizon 4 09/12/2018.

    @trapped_in_vr: that's weird. Resetera has people reporting their 1050s can run it decently. 580 really should be no problem at all.

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age.

    lots of heavyweight games coming out now!and I'm just replaying Into the Breach on Switch...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post PAX West 2018: The Giant Bomb Panel.

    Still thought it was fun.Jeff never having crabs was a surprise, really.

  • Francium34 posted a message in the forum topic Have you started to wean yourself away from Steam?. on the Steam board

    My preference goes GOG > Humble = Xbox Play Anywhere > SteamI don't even consider Origin, Uplay, Bethesda, Battlenet, I get those games on Xbox, or just ignore them.

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post 547: Smash Bros. Tournament Hygiene.

    Now GB has a cop on both coasts...

  • Francium34 posted a message on the post Mass Effect - Part 05.

    Mako is so much better than the Nomad! I much prefer drunken driving that gets me everywhere, over a vehicle with trade-off modes of going slightly faster vs climbing slight hills.