• Pezen posted a message in the forum topic How does this gen stack up against the last?. on the General Discussion board

    I had more games I felt strongly about last gen. Between Alan Wake and Mass Effect (etc.) as far as narrative and plenty of fun co-op games I played with my brother. It feels like I had more engaging ...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Finding Giant Bomb the first time.. on the General Discussion board

    As someone that was religously reading Gamespot back in the day, I followed Jeff and was reading the site when it was still just a blog even though I mainly was hanging around Gamespot still. I don't...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Charlie Tunoku and Characters with custom names.. on the General Discussion board

    I remember it happening to me reading about Suikoden back in the day. The game never tells you the main character has any specific name as you name them at the start. So reading everyone referring to ...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Best obscure or forgotten video game music?. on the General Discussion board

    Shadowrun, now there's a game I haven't thought about in a while. Great music that generated a really nice atmosphere in that game. As for myself, here's a few;Loading Video...Loading Video...Loading...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Best way to enjoy coffee???. on the Off-Topic board

    At home it's usually a strong cup of regular black coffe from our Moccamaster, preferrably using freshly ground beans, while enjoying the day's first hit of nicotine. Having your own grinder really m...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic What did/do you like/dislike about RDR2?. on the Red Dead Redemption 2 board

    I'll add a bunch of my Likes/Dislikes (things that are both).Side mission story arcs - If you follow them it can be quite interesting but doing one and doing one a few chapters later and seeing chara...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic What's got you stoked for 2019?. on the General Discussion board

    Got caught up on the Anthem info and I'm pretty interested to see how that turns out. Other than that I'm not sure there's a ton I am extremely stoked for off the top of my head. I think the biggest ...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Anthem isn't ripping off Destiny and other games. on the General Discussion board

    Even as someone that played Mass Effect a great deal and even some multiplayer I always saw this game as 'Mass Effect: Destiny'. But this thread actually made me go look at more videos of the game an...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Are games today more or less fun to you?. on the General Discussion board

    Games are overall better now in a variery of ways, but to be honest I think they were more fun back in the day. But that fact has more to do with my access to them being limited in different ways, mak...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Rate the last movie you watched.. on the Off-Topic board

    Solo: A Star Wars Story - Saw this bad boy on New Year’s Eve. At first it seemed like a run of the mill Star Wars film. But my attention was wavering a bit because I had had a lot of wine and champagn...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic An important thank you.... on the Off-Topic board

    A friend of mine went through the same thing, it's awful and you have my most heartfelt condolences. I hope you and your wife pulls through and moves forward together for a better tomorrow. I used th...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic There is No Such Thing as a Good Free-to-Play. Full Stop.. on the General Discussion board

    How come it's stupid to turn off a movie when it starts to drag but the only way to win is not to play an MMO? I feel like you're attributing different values of personal time here in regards to diff...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic What are some games you would describe as "offensive" or "insulting?". on the General Discussion board

    I actually wish more games had 'offensive' or provoking content in the way other mediums seem to have. It seems like games are created with a lot fewer barriers to entry for it's audience, genre tast...

  • Pezen posted a new blog.
    Florence, relationships and the puzzle of life.

    Before I begin writing about the game I figured I would give some personal back story as to why the game had such a profound impact on me at a very specific time in my life. Most of us have probably h...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Let's talk about 2018's worst game and race allegories and such...(Blog). on the Detroit: Become Human board

    I don’t know, I have always found value in exploring topics like racism using non-confrontational avenues. And it has often been said that what would bring every person together is a shared ”others”. ...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Why has forum activity decreased in recent years and can anything be done to make the forums here more active?. on the General Discussion board

    I think I have mentioned it in a previous similar thread, but my main take away from the years on here is the ’GB Community’ feels these days a lot less like a community around Giant Bomb and more lik...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic In your opinion, is it important for game music to work out outside of it?. on the General Discussion board

    Most of the game music I have spent time with outside of a game has been mostly as a sort disconnected way of getting a feeling I had playing the game. As an example, there are a few songs from Suikod...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic What is making you really happy in your life right now?. on the Off-Topic board

    While currently, it would be true for this entire year. Met my current girlfriend at the start (day before new years last year in fact) of thia year. A Tinder match and a lucky coincidence of me being...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Interview: Ian Dallas, Creative Director of What Remains of Edith Finch. on the What Remains of Edith Finch board

    Nice work on the interview, fascinating to read! It’s weird though reading such a ’matter of fact’ take on the game from it’s developer as someone that had such an emotionally resonant experience with...

  • Pezen posted a message in the forum topic Hitman 2 - Discussion & Impressions. on the Hitman 2 board

    Having played a ton of Red Dead 2, I have accidentally ruined good runs because I pressed square instead of triangle when I was supposed to pick up a thing next to someone only to have Agent 47 sucker...