• hermes posted a message on the post GOTY 2019: Community Voting Begins!.

    Weird year indeed. Had to get some games I didn't enjoy that much just to complete the list.Also, honorary votes for Kiwami 1 and 2. I played them on PC, so they are 2019 games for me, but including ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic I guess GOTY went well?. on the General Discussion board

    @mike: I am going with Death Stranding.Given the reaction of the staff, I would be surprised if it is in the top 10, and I don't see many people defending it. Kojima fans, on the other side, will get ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What are your favorite Premium moments of the year?. on the General Discussion board

    Some of the earlier moments of Bloodstained's Vinnyvania, like when he got the kung fu shoes or he found the giant cat. There is some Best of Giantbomb that has them...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Your Most Anticipated Game of 2020?. on the General Discussion board

    Cyberpunk, although more Yakuza on PC would be a nice christmas present...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Are You Going to Betray the Family (aka see Hobbs and Shaw?). on the Off-Topic board

    @humanity: My impression of it was the exact opposite. Most of it was nice, but hardly felt like a good F&F movie. It was mostly a buddy cop movie, like they remake Lethal Weapon or Money Talks wi...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Hottest Mess Waiting Room 2019. on the General Discussion board

    @mrgreenman: Agreed.Personally, I haven't trusted him since the one-two of Duke Nukem Forever and Colonial Marines. Both were filled with controversy during and after their releases, with legal claims...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What are some 2019 PC games that are worth playing, and will also run on anything?. on the General Discussion board

    Ape OutChildren of MortaDicey DungeonMy friend PedroOne Finger Death Punch 2What the GolfUntitled Goose Game... are all recent games that are not graphically intensive and should run fine in lower end...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Hottest Mess Waiting Room 2019. on the General Discussion board

    @nutter: Agreed... It felt weird when Fallout 76's backpack won over Telltale on previous years.I think Randy Pitchford qualifies, though. Everything about it, from sueing about 6 packs money, to mixi...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic They're making a, uh...Starship Troopers RTS?. on the General Discussion board

    Not really surprised. Starship Troopers as a franchise is still "alive and well" (sort of), with the last movie being only a couple years old. There is nothing compared to the first movie, both in ter...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Will this game make you get VR?. on the Half-Life: Alyx board

    Not interested at all.

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What have you been reading? - Book Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    I recently finished the second book in the Long Earth series (The Long War), and what a let down.Things are magically resolved in the last chapter, and there seems to be no stakes left. Without going ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What do you guys make of the impeachment inquiry and the hearings?. on the Off-Topic board

    At this point is just adding noise to the campaign, and not in a good way. I would say no one doubts it happened (even republicans admit it), but the whole thing is merely a political circus. The most...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Do you guys Want to hear a Spoiler-Cast for Death stranding ?. on the Death Stranding board

    As a person that is aware the game is an event and is likely going to be discussed everywhere on the Internet from here to goty, but is not really interested in experience it, I am in favor of them ha...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Did you expect the turn around hate for death stranding and kojima early on?. on the General Discussion board

    Not really.Kojima as an icon is much bigger than him as a person. It has been like that for quite some time, a lot earlier than he left Konami. He is the epitome of the cult of personality in the vide...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone remember the Giant Bomb Achievements?. on the General Discussion board

    Yeah, I remember those. I liked some that made you explore the concept pages or familiarize with old games.I also remembered I almost got banned for engaging in a list of tips and solutions, not knowi...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Most Overlooked Game in GotY Discussions 2019. on the General Discussion board

    Children of Morta is a game published by the developers of This War of Mine and Frostpunk, that will likely go past everyone here, since the attention it got from the community is close to 0. For thos...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Renegade Shepard as Evil?. on the Mass Effect board

    While I don't entirely agree with Alex, I do feel Renegade can get a little too evil at times, that is why I never committed to it. Maybe evil is not the right word, because most of the times it feels...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic A positive thread about what you're currently playing. on the General Discussion board

    @shagge: You should try Tales of the Borderlands.Or maybe not. Very different game, much better characters. After that game, it kind of sour me on the franchise's lore, because it is so well written, ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What are you playing at the moment?. on the General Discussion board

    ControlChildren of MortaThe Missing: JJ Macfield

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Anyone playing any horror or horror themed games for October?. on the General Discussion board

    @liquiddragon: I guess then Control counts.To answer your question, I am playing some Walking Dead games I never had the chance to play before Telltales' demise, listening to some horror podcasts, wat...