• Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Diablo 2 Resurrected. on the Diablo II: Resurrected Forum board

    @cikame:Here's a good graphics comparison video - Diablo 2 - Graphics Comparison - Original vs ResurrectedI listened to some of the interviews and I'm optimistic that Blizzard learned from the W3:Refo...

  • Judoboy posted a message on the post Jars 3: Driven to Win with Jeff (02/07/2021).

    Jar Time! I appreciate the talk about life with a baby. I've got a 3.5 yr old and an almost 2 yr old. I've found that having kids is isolating and men/dads don't share their experiences as much as the...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Your favorite games from 2001?. on the General Discussion board

    Wow, my mind was just blown with how many games that fall on my tentative "all time favorite" games list that were released in 2001.Halo: CE - This is a top 5, maybe top 3, all time game for meTony H...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic More writing on Giant Bomb!. on the General Discussion board

    @aiomon said:I also love the written content. But I think they've talked about it on the pod before - the time for the payoff/user engagement just isn't there for the writing vs doing videos so it doe...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic More writing on Giant Bomb!. on the General Discussion board

    Honk!Nothing else to say except ya, I miss the writing content.

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic What was your preferred GOTY 2020 content?. on the General Discussion board

    I always love listening to the GOTY podcasts, but I gotta say, after reading the guest and especially the staff list articles it made me realize how much I miss some of the written content that's bee...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone still book time off work for a game release?. on the General Discussion board

    Oh boy, I don't use PTO for release days but I definitely use PTO days dedicated to binge playing a game. I'll wait until the game is stable and have it downloaded and ready to go and then do it. I wi...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Steam Winter Sale 2020. on the Steam board

    @finaldasa: Wow, Epic is getting aggressive with this competition.

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Steam Winter Sale 2020. on the Steam board

    Fuser worth it for $40? I'm very tempted.

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic 2020 Gone in a Flash. on the General Discussion board

    As a 90s kid there were 2 flash games that stuck out to me as early internet viral masterpieces:SnowCraft - http://nny.com/snowcraft/play/Elf Bowling - https://www.letsplaygba.com/play-elf-bowling-1-2...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic How's your performance?. on the Cyberpunk 2077 board

    Anybody play the PS4 version on a PS5 yet? Curious how that's performing.

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Gaming plans for 2021. on the General Discussion board

    @senorsucks2suck: fair enough, in truth my response was coming from seeing multiple threads lately around this topic. I hope you find what you're looking for, man. I truly do. Find some other ways ...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Gaming plans for 2021. on the General Discussion board

    For me the biggest constraints for gaming in the past few years have been having kids and this pandemic, which in combination this year meant I actually had less time to play games since juggling a j...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Do you listen to podcasts/videos while gaming?. on the General Discussion board

    Interesting to read all the different takes on this thread. I'm definitely in the camp of listening to podcasts during more repetitive/grindy/mechanical games. I can relate to the person that said d...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Memories: Ocarina of Time. on the The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time board

    Zelda: OoT is probably my most transformative game. I was in fifth grade, got the game as an Xmas present, and so did my two best friends. From Xmas to about April my life revolved around that game. I...

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  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic On the cusp of the 9th generation, what are your thoughts on the 8th?. on the General Discussion board

    I wrote a personal list of my favorite games over the last ~7 years or so and a couple patterns do emerge. First there are a lot of games that are either remasters or sequels that barely iterated on p...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic On the cusp of the 9th generation, what are your thoughts on the 8th?. on the General Discussion board

    For me this generation was all about the PC. I never got deep into either console. With great controller support on the PC, digital downloads being ubiquitous and cheaper and faster on PC, the conso...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic A developer's thoughts on crunch - In games & beyond. on the General Discussion board

    @billymaysrip:Yep, I would expect a lot of shitty games to have involved crunch. I think research and anecdotal evidence points to crunch NOT being correlated with more productivity. People are compl...

  • Judoboy posted a message in the forum topic A developer's thoughts on crunch - In games & beyond. on the General Discussion board

    I've got 8 years of experience as a developer but I work in the financial industry. From my point of view I'd say the average dev here works maybe 40-50 hrs/week which is reasonable.But the thing tha...