• ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Nextlander sit down with MinnMax to discuss the future and why they left GB. on the General Discussion board

    @finaldasa said: @ll_exile_ll said: @av_gamer said: Bottom line, they did what they felt was best for their mental health in their chosen profession. I wish many more people had the guts to do this, ...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Nextlander sit down with MinnMax to discuss the future and why they left GB. on the General Discussion board

    @av_gamer said: Bottom line, they did what they felt was best for their mental health in their chosen profession. I wish many more people had the guts to do this, but they get afraid of the unknown i...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic I Think Insomniac Might Be Bad At Making Fun Video Games. on the General Discussion board

    Funny, after finishing the new Ratchet and Clank I came to the realization that I've thoroughly enjoyed basically every Insomniac game I've played (aside from Fuse). I've never really considered them ...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic The Official NINTENDO Thread. on the E3 2021 board

    @hippie_genocide said:The new 2D Metroid news hit me like a wet noodle. I was expecting Metroid Prime 4 and this certainly isn't that. Disappointing. I will play remakes of Advance Wars and Monkey Ba...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Does beating games matter?. on the General Discussion board

    @kunakai said:@ll_exile_ll: Do you move goalposts for a living?Are you rude for a living? How about you scroll up and see my post from yesterday where I mentioned the same exact thing. If consistentl...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Does beating games matter?. on the General Discussion board

    @kunakai said:@ll_exile_ll said: @alistercat said: I prefer to term "complete" or "finish" rather than "beat". It feels like a loaded term.It's definitely a relic of an earlier era of video games. Su...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Does beating games matter?. on the General Discussion board

    @alistercat said:I prefer to term "complete" or "finish" rather than "beat". It feels like a loaded term.It's definitely a relic of an earlier era of video games. Sure, the term may apply to some mod...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Does beating games matter?. on the General Discussion board

    I think the very terminology people use for completing games, "beating" them, speaks to the psychology around the topic. Games today are much more than the pure challenge based experiences that you ne...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic What was the most surprisingly good game you played in the last generation?. on the General Discussion board

    I suppose there are multiple ways to interpret what it means to be most surprisingly good.Horizon Zero Dawn is a new IP that became one of my favorite games of the generation, but I have a hard time c...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic What was the most disappointing game of the last generation?. on the General Discussion board

    @ajamafalous said:Outer Wilds for me.Wilds or Worlds? I can see Outer Worlds being a disappointment, but Outer Wilds is probably a top 10 game of the generation for me.

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic What was the most disappointing game of the last generation?. on the General Discussion board

    Mass Effect Andromeda, without question. Mass Effect is a top 5 all time series for me, so the fact that Andromeda was not very good was a major letdown.

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Elden Ring is real and it's coming in January 2022. on the Elden Ring board

    I'm sure this game will be good, but I was not blown away by what they showed. For a game that has been in the works for a while and is being pitched as the whole new thing, the aesthetic just looked...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Can gaming continue catering to middle aged gamers?. on the General Discussion board

    And, possibly because of that, the younger audience seems to be leaving to play games like Fortnite and MinecraftNot sure how you equate younger gamers choosing to play games like Minecraft and Fortni...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Could someone give me a Leviathan summary? [Spoilers]. on the Mass Effect 3 board

    @sethmode said: @ll_exile_ll: You really think they came up with and created a several hour long DLC with new assets in just 5 months in response to the ending? That seems.....unlikely.They may have ...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Could someone give me a Leviathan summary? [Spoilers]. on the Mass Effect 3 board

    @bigsocrates said:@ll_exile_ll: Timelines may have been part of it, but I think the real story is that EA intentionally carved up essential parts of the game to sell as DLC. You can make a timeline a...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Could someone give me a Leviathan summary? [Spoilers]. on the Mass Effect 3 board

    @sethmode said:I'm not really one to do this, but with the remaster out I Googled this shit after finishing the DLC and HOLY FUCKING SHIT IT IS NUTS THIS WASN'T IN THE GAME.ME3 came out a time when E...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Horizon Zero Dawn’s best part was a DLC side quest about how corporations suck. on the General Discussion board

    @gundato: One of my biggest issues with Horizon (and The Witcher 3 as well) is that they didn't need to include Ubisoft style map filler but they did anyway. Both games have great, well written side c...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Sony is skipping E3 2021. on the PlayStation 5 board

    @tylerdurden4321 said:I don't mind them skipping E3, who cares about E3, BUT... it were fun times having the big ones all doing their news basically back-to-back within a few days time.You could comp...

  • ll_Exile_ll posted a message in the forum topic Sony is skipping E3 2021. on the PlayStation 5 board

    @toparaman said: @ll_exile_ll: But Nintendo usually does a special “E3 Direct”. I don’t remember Sony doing that when they skipped E3.Last year without E3 even happening, Sony did their huge PS5 stre...