• James_ex_machina posted a message on the post Holiday Specialtacular: Blind Create-A-Sim Part 1.

    Abby has a great on screen personality. I would have enjoyed this more if the video was a little shorter but I liked the concept.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message on the post Matt Rorie's Top 6 Games of 2018.

    I enjoyed Vinny’s list of board games and Matt’s books.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message on the post Dan Ryckert's Top 10 Games of 2018.

    @quikblink: I am months behind on the Beastcasts so I’m curious what changes I’m unaware of. I’m guessing this is a joke…I’m always expecting to get to hear “Abby has left” because of a lot of times s...

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

    The thing I would like back is QUESTS. I spent a lot more time reading, and occasionally updating wiki information on GB with the quest system.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Weird to not be a fan your city's teams?. on the Off-Topic board

    I never understood that belief that you should root for your local teams in professional sports. The players aren’t necessarily born into your local community. They are employees of a corporation. You...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Why does cheap beer taste better than microbrews?. on the Off-Topic board

    Beer like anything is personal preference. It's ok to not like microbrews. Having said that if you sample enough beers I can't imagine anyone not finding a type of microbrew you wouldn't like better t...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message on the post 10/05/2018.

    @lilmoefow said:Give Rorie a big bean bag chair and sit him in front of the desk.love it!

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Which series from last gen would you like to see get another entry?. on the General Discussion board

    Condemned

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Retro Poster Design. on the General Discussion board

    Awesome work, duder.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Alan Wake may become a TV show. What are your thoughts?. on the Alan Wake board

    I really enjoyed Alan Wake. If I can’t have a sequel then I’ll take a tv show.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message on the post Marvel's Spider-Man Review.

    @2kings: Your opinion is valid and an example of why reading a review isn’t worth my time to me. I have seen quite a few numbered scores that rated this highly. (4 Star, in the high 80’s on the 100 sc...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message on the post Marvel's Spider-Man Review.

    I really like this style of review because I can listen to it while working, driving, or doing other things. I stopped reading most reviews years ago and started skimming the text for the intro, the c...

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

    I attended Pax West for the first time this year. I usually go to Pax East because it’s a lot closer to me. I had to head home Sunday and missed the GB panel this year. I did catch 4 other panels that...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Things that irrationally and instantly drive you up the wall in gaming?. on the General Discussion board

    Other than fanboys... cut scenes you can't skip especially the ones before a big battle that you keep dying in. My XboxOne came with a copy of a Forza game (played it twice don't recall which version...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic The Wrestling Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    Sort of on topic…My girlfriend’s mom has become a huge NJPW fan. For her 80th birthday we gave her a cake with the young bucks on it and the YB funko pop figures. She screamed when she saw the cake.

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic Streets of Rage 4 announced.. on the Streets of Rage 4 board

    I can’t wait for this. Love the artwork.Speaking of Streets of Rage, is anyone else backing Streets of Steel on Kickstarter?

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic PAX Guide 2018: West Edition. on the PAX West 2018 board

    @ntm: Thanks for the info. Besides video games I'm into aquariums and microbrews. I occasionally follow the videos from Cory of the Aquarium CO-op store in Edmunds. I'll only be there Wednesday night ...

  • James_ex_machina posted a message in the forum topic PAX Guide 2018: West Edition. on the PAX West 2018 board

    @bboymaestro: The uncooked hotdogs can't be worse then those hotdogs thrown around the room at PAX East 2017.