• ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic How Will Rockstars' Boast of 100 Hour Work Weeks Affect Your Play through?. on the Red Dead Redemption 2 board

    I have my own reasons for not being bothered by this (the main one being that I don’t remotely believe anyone regularly worked 100 hours per week), but if it were me, and I did actually put that much ...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message on the post Film & 40s: Premonition.

    Haven’t watched this yet (and am looking forward to it!) but wanted to echo the sentiment that I would love a Sandra Bullock F&40 retrospective, and it absolutely would require Demolition Man,...

  • ltcolumbo 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

    @rebel_scum: I’m genuinely curious: do you consider vice City and San Andreas to be add-ons? Because I consider those to be completely new games. If I’m going to ask Rockstar for anything, it would b...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message on the post Film & 40s: The Return of the Living Dead.

    Film & 40s is my favorite thing on Giant Bomb. Thank you for doing more of these!

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Looking for a new guitar.. on the Off-Topic board

    @the_greg: I would avoid a Squier. The quality varies, But all the squires I have played were not great. I do have actual Fender Strat that I got new, not long ago, for about $500US.

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Looking for a new guitar.. on the Off-Topic board

    30 years ago, when I was first getting started playing, someone told me that even if I’m just considering doing this for more than a few months, I should spend the few extra dollars and get a Fender S...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic What are your most wanted game(s) for the PS Classic?. on the PlayStation board

    I ordered one of these on day one, and after seeing lists here and other places, I’m realizing I don’t have any desire to play even one original PlayStation game.

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic The start of something phenomenal. on the General Discussion board

    I’m not sure about naming something “tea party” in 2018.

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic What's your preferred (American) delivery pizza chain?. on the Off-Topic board

    Jet’s Pizza by a wide margin, followed by Marco’s. All the ones listed are barely one step above frozen pizza. In some cases, I’d rather have the frozen pizza.What’s sad is that in the 1980’s, Little ...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Does this game make your top ten of the year?. on the Marvel's Spider-Man board

    I’m enjoying the game but I’m a little bothered by the difficulty. I genuinely suck at brawling games, so I set this to the lowest difficulty and I’m still getting my ass beat. I’m only about five hou...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Knowing that enhanced, Pro/X-esque upgrades are a real possibility, will you wait to jump in next gen?. on the General Discussion board

    Yeah, day one for an actual generational jump. For an iterative jump, I’ll wait for a deal like I did with an Xbone X a few weeks ago. Trading in my old one towards a new got me $200 + 2 games, so it’...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Spider-Man - General Discussion/Reviews. on the Marvel's Spider-Man board

    Zero excitement for this game and do not care about playing as Spider-Man, but I’m buying it because it’s and Insomniac game. I’m hoping to be delightfully surprised.

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Videogame tournament shooting.. on the Off-Topic board

    As someone who has spent much of his youth arguing with anti-gun folks both in person and online, tried to convince others that taking away guns won’t make someone planning to use one for evil any les...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic what is the best and worst thing about modern gaming?. on the General Discussion board

    Best: Twitch providing a way for people like myself to take part in zeitgeist of new games. I have zero friends who play games and work with a group of mid-sixties ladies who, while mostly nice, do no...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic PSA: Amazon to end Prime 20% off on pre-orders 8/28. on the General Discussion board

    That discount was not only the single reason I pre-ordered games, but also the only reason I bought physical copies of games at all.I guess this means I will be embracing my all new digital future now...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic GTX/RTX 20XX Series Unveiled Tomorrow!. on the PC board

    I don’t want to be the old man in the room, but I remember when you had to be out of your effing mind to spend the $300 on a top of the line card. For the price of the top card now, you can get an Xbo...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic If every famous celebrity walked into a room.... on the Off-Topic board

    Lemmy.The correct answer is “Lemmy.”

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic My only gripe with this game, the music.. on the Dead Cells board

    I turned the music off. Am I the only person who immediately turns the music drastically down or all the way off as soon as I start a game? I can’t stand most of it and sometimes I can barely make it ...

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Takeaway/Takeout of Choice?. on the Off-Topic board

    Tomorrow I will be ordering a Jet’s Pizza 8-corner Detroit deep-dish pizza with triple cheese, pepperoni and extra sauce. It’s my go-to and I have been looking forward to it since last week.

  • ltcolumbo posted a message in the forum topic Should eSports be a part of the Olympics?. on the General Discussion board

    I don’t have an issue including something like video games in principle because it does take hand-eye coordination, and there are obviously some people on the planet who are physically just leaps and ...