• jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic So is the "white" version of the site gone?. on the General Discussion board

    It may also be that CBS would want to keep Gamespot as the light one, and Giant Bomb as the dark one, as both sites seem to share the same.. 'base theme' .. ? So no alternate themes.

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

    Gotten back into Kerbal Space Program - seeing that trailer for KSP2 reminded me that.. hey. I can actually play the first game with some success! It's a lot of fun but I don't.. know.. why... Most of...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic When is this game getting a title?. on the Untitled Goose Game board

    Maybe they'll call it Titled Goose Game once it comes out.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic What's The Worst Nintendo Console?. on the General Discussion board

    I hold a lot of reverence for the N64. My friend had one, and I could only watch him play Super Mario 64. Everything about it looked futuristic at the time - the analog controller, the full 360 degree...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic The Great Debate of Our Time: X or Cross?. on the General Discussion board

    I've always called it X, as with other consoles which have had a button called X - I guess it's just familiar.I spose it should be the Cross really as every other button is named after it's shape. Nev...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic What do you tell folks when they ask what Giant Bomb is?. on the General Discussion board

    Gaming site. [no reaction]...The blinking white guy meme guy used to work for em. [sudden interest!]

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Control - Reviews & Impressions. on the Control board

    The controls are a bit strange with keyboard and mouse at least. Trying to move whilst you're holding something in tk is testing my brain.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Games you quickly gave up on, and why. on the General Discussion board

    Assassin's Creed 3 is the only game I was so disappointed with I ripped it out of my console and bent the disc in half to prevent me from ever trying to 'give it another chance'. I guess you could cal...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Best gaming memories?. on the General Discussion board

    Probably playing FF7 for the first time.I remember calling my friend up boasting how i'd got near the end of the shinra building within a few hours thinking the game was almost over. Then I called him...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Do you have a data cap?. on the General Discussion board

    No data cap, and no throttling with mine.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Initial impressions of the gameplay so far?. on the Mortal Kombat 11 board

    This game has helped me understand fighting games. I absolutely love it.In the past I've never really been into them, I figured a lot of the content was basically not available to me as I lack the ski...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Will You Miss Loading Screens?. on the General Discussion board

    I highly doubt loading screens can be eliminated yet. We're just not there yet. We can obfuscate them, but I reckon people will still be able to tell when something is being streamed in.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Games you enjoy but are terrible at?. on the General Discussion board

    Kerbal Space Program.... I've put 130 hours into it, and I am terrible at it.I have to use cheats if I really wanna get anywhere. Which is fine. But playing the game as intended - I fail every time.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic What games do you feel were treated unfairly upon release?. on the General Discussion board

    Not a good game per-se, but Bubsy 3D? I played it all the way through when I was younger. I have a few fond memories of it... A few.I agree that this game deserves some disdain as it's flawed, but to ...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic What was the last "wait, how do I play this again?" game?. on the General Discussion board

    God of War. I stopped playing for a while and did a lot of PC and Switch gaming.Came back to it and I had saved just before a Valkyrie battle. I had no chance. I forgot.. EVERYTHING.

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Do you look up solutions in puzzle games?. on the General Discussion board

    It's tempting, as it's free and very easy to find solutions now. Way back you either had to buy a strategy guide, or call a premium rate hotline to get help... But I usually figure it out myself.Unles...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic Impressions. on the Devil May Cry 5 board

    Most DMC games I've played are rather punishing at first on the regular difficulty until you've figured out stuff, but this one is less so. The thing I'm most surprised about though is how well it pl...

  • jamesyfx posted a message in the forum topic What games were ruined for you by the music?. on the General Discussion board

    I know it's no AAA game, but I always found the music in Gish distracting. I didn't think it fit at all.