• Platzkart posted a message on the post Episode 241.

    I have not listened to this yet so if the Dan leaving stuff is a prank I will be sending out bills for the emotional damage.

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Scott Benson's Top 10 Games of 2019.

    Thanks, Scott, for a write-up that captured what made Disco Elysium feel special to me as a Very Sad Communist. Obviously the game design elements of it deserve to be dissected endlessly too, but I've...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Game of the Year 2019: Day Three Deliberations.

    Enjoyed the Disco Elysium discussion. Everyone made their points pretty well and shoutouts to @benpack for his eloquent appraisal of the game's many qualities. I will say, though, that Brad is the fi...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Episode 237.

    Honestly if GB ditched the GOTY pods and just dedicated their end-of-year time to producing a glut of Hitsmas-style content and cross-coast pods... I'd be fine with that.Not that I don't enjoy GOTY. ...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Episode 233.

    Disco Elysium's pretty good.

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Disco Elysium.

    Baffled by people describing a very absurd, silly game as 'gritty', and confusing bleakness for cynicism.It was funny how they agreed the writing wasn't good as they mashed through it inattentively. I...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Death Stranding: Tokyo Game Show 2019.

    @dacooksta said:As a dweeb who likes space trucking in Elite Dangerous, this looks like my kind of mundane.Same. I weirdly got Elite vibes from this too.

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Borderlands 3.

    @nethlem said:I didn't even know what Abby was talking about with that "Gearbox hiring sexual predators" line.Googling it I couldn't find anything except Google spitting out "Scott Freeman (voice act...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Nite Two at E3 2019: Emma Kinema and Jocelyn Monahan.

    This rules.

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  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Episode 208.

    Vinny is 100% correct on plates/bowls.

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Mass Effect 2 - Part 16.

    @garwalk said:For all the hand-wringing people do about Ashley being "racist" in ME1, everybody sure does seem to give Mordin and his "justifications" a huge pass.Add some vague scientific-sounding j...

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Saints Row: The Third - The Full Package [Switch].

    Not even that big an SR3 fan and I know it should have beaten the bad Elder Scrolls game.

  • Platzkart posted a message on the post Mass Effect 2 - Part 14.

    @vinny @alexHeads up that data point stuff isn't tied to the DLC and also you don't have all of them. It'll be obvious in your call to Liara when you DO have all of them, as you'll get a new (importa...