• hermes posted a message in the forum topic An Open Letter to Giant Bomb: Thank you.. on the General Discussion board

    Well put, op...I just want to join the choir of people that felt like answering to Alex during the latest beastcast, after he felt burned out and wonder whether their work and presence have an impact ...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic whats your thoughts on CrunchyRoll?. on the Anime board

    @wchigo: I haven't used vpn, but I would be surprised if they are not extremely friendly about them. Until fairly recently, I was able to bypass the regional restrictions simply by changing the langua...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What is your idea of heaven?. on the Off-Topic board

    Surprised at the amount of people that are putting solitude here as a feature. I guess this time has made me miss a lot of interactions I used to take for granted, and I am not in the majority...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic whats your thoughts on CrunchyRoll?. on the Anime board

    I think it's pretty good, rather cheap and with a good backlog, especially if you are into newer stuff. There is a loooot of garbage in each new season, but that is the fault of the producers, not the...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Batman: Arkham Origins is a decently fun time and should have been in the Return to Arkham collection.. on the Batman: Arkham Origins board

    It is a flawed game, and most of the worst bugs have remain unaddressed years after its release, but it is not a bad game, just uninspired after City.I agree with the sentiment that, in many things, i...

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

    Terminator: Dark Fate (7/10)A pretty decent action flick, and a great Terminator sequel, which at this point, has the bar so low I have to dig a trench to jump it...Good action sequences, likeable cha...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Are AAA games starting to get too long?. on the General Discussion board

    I don't think games are getting too long, but I do offer a different hypothesis: you are growing older, so you appreciate games that can be completed in a more reasonable time...I have the same issue....

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic How much are you willing to pay for next-gen consoles?. on the General Discussion board

    $500-$600 would be on par with my expectations, although I know it will be years before that price range is reached in my country, regardless of Sony's plans...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic An actor compares TLOU2 to Schindler's List. Twitter does NOT like it.. on the The Last of Us Part II board

    While the original tweet was an hyperbolic comparison probably due to the freshness of the experience, the replies are proof of lack of reading comprehension that would be put to shame by 10 years old...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Ron Funches has a podcast!. on the General Discussion board

    Talking about Ron:

  • hermes posted a message on the post Mass Effect 3 - Part 13.

    @sharkosaur: I agree, mostly because the tone is very different than the rest of the game, Citadel should be left for the end of the series. I think the DLC was built as a send off to the entire franc...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Have you heard? It's Burnout Paradise. on the Burnout Paradise board

    There is a purity to Burnout Paradise.The feeling of a small child playing with his box of toy cars, going "brumm! brumm!" as he does physics defining stunts and headon collitions.And I am perfectly o...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What Kind of Cat is Tater?. on the Off-Topic board

    @newhaap: Heck yeah...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic What Kind of Cat is Tater?. on the Off-Topic board

    "Style. Beauty. Grace. That’s what matters. If cats looked like frogs we’d realize what nasty cruel little bastards they are."

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Star Wars Jedi: Falling Over. on the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order board

    I think the game would be improved immensely if they allowed fast travel between meditation points, at least after you complete a planet. For a game that wants to encourage exploration, countless time...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic A different kind of game recommendations thread.. on the General Discussion board

    Azura's Wrath

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Austin! Please come back!. on the General Discussion board

    If you had cake everyday, it wouldn't feel special. Austin is a great guest, in part because his appearances are events.

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic A Farewell to Giant Bomb. on the General Discussion board

    I don't really agree with your position, but I appreciate that you are being respectful about it...Godspeed

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Thank You, Giant Bomb Team (Tuesday Pause). on the Bombcast board

    Thanks for sharing. As a white man living in South America, there is not much I can really say or do, but to tell you to have all my love and support in these anger and anxiety inducing times, with th...

  • hermes posted a message in the forum topic Should all games on Ranking of fighters have everything unlocked for fair assessment of games at their best.. on the General Discussion board

    @krelmoon said:Understanding that Ranking of Fighters is by definition silly and not meant to be taken too seriously is part of the bit.Hey ! Respect science... Seriously now... sure. But only if unlo...