• Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Introduction of clubs. on the Apex Legends board

    Anyone play on Xbox? I'd be down to join but don't have a PS system.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Crash 4 is everything I hoped for. on the Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time board

    @wollywoo: The Crash games are really not collectathons, and the comparison to Mario back in the PS1 days was really just that they were both the 3D mascots.There was an old review of the PS1 Crash ga...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Is Xbox Game Pass the best gaming subscription service around?. on the General Discussion board

    Regular Gold subscriptions still make sense for households with multiple accounts on a single Xbox.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming items as decor. on the General Discussion board

    I'm not sure this fits what you're looking for, but Etsy has a few cool 3D shadowboxes that hold game cartridges, like this:https://www.etsy.com/listing/479805234/super-metroid-cartridge-holder-8x10I ...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Perfect Games. on the General Discussion board

    @csl316: Wow, Crash 2 and Sonic 2 are two of my favorite games growing up that I feel like are usually overlooked in these types of lists. Although I absolutely hate (the THREE??) Metropolis Zones.Ech...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Make One Change To A Game You Don't Like To Make It Great. on the General Discussion board

    Astroneer but with better tooltips/UI. I forgot what I needed to do to craft and was stuff at the starting base because I couldn't get a handle on what to do next. I could have played through the tut...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Playing "classic games" without nostalgia. on the General Discussion board

    This just happened with me with Secret of Mana. I got the trilogy pack on Switch and started up Secret after hearing about it for years as being a little janky but still a classic.The whole time play...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Dead Games You Miss. on the General Discussion board

    The Spy vs. Mercenary multiplayer in Splinter Cell 2 & 3.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic The Marauders sap all joy from the combat in this game. on the Doom Eternal board

    Just got to him the other day and it almost made me quit playing. Then I got to a Slayer Gate where one pops out and I called it for the night. Even one-on-one they are absolutely not fun to fight a...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic How does one play Minecraft in 2019?. on the General Discussion board

    You go out into the forest and you punch some trees.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Longest gap where an actor reprises the same role?. on the Off-Topic board

    @oursin_360: Yeah, and technically he came back as Luke at the end of Force Awakens, so he would have the same amount of time as the rest of the OG cast.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Unpopular Opinion: Luigi's Mansion 3 is a bad co-op game!. on the Luigi's Mansion 3 board

    Yeah, my wife bought this for us based on the Beastcast talking it up, but not having a second player for the first hour + kind of killed our steam. I still want to go back for it, but it kind of suc...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic What have you been reading? - Book Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    I just started the second book in the Earthsea series and... it's kind of boring? The first book moved along at a really quick pace but I'm about 70 pages in and nothing has really happened other tha...

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Would you want your school's student grades to be made public?. on the Off-Topic board

    I could totally see that backfiring and discourage kids, especially ones who are already failing/doing bad.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic What do you play while drinking?. on the General Discussion board

    Apex Legends is the first game in a while that all of my friends have been into, so playing that online is fun. The pace works pretty well for drinking while looting/waiting for the next game.

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic What have you been reading? - Book Discussion Thread. on the Off-Topic board

    @monkeyking1969: How is that newest series? I read the original and prequel triolgies and liked them, but I feel like all of the worldbuilding around the "Legends" stuff wss the least interesting to m...

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  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic It's Official: Resident Evil 3 Remake Announced for April 2020. on the Resident Evil 3: Nemesis board

    Is Nemesis really that similar to RE2make's Mr. X? I never got more than an hour into 3, but I was under the impression that the Nemesis fights were more scripted/boss moments that you could run from....

  • Pooch516 posted a message in the forum topic Rogue-like fatigue?. on the General Discussion board

    @devise22 said: Honestly more than anything I think the biggest fatigue for me right now is a byproduct of too many games trying to be too many things. I mean look at something like Bloodstained, for...

  • Pooch516 posted a message on the post Controllers of the Decade.

    I really wish they had kept the lights around the XBox logo on the One controllers. It sounds small, but being able to tell which player was logged in to which controller was handy (and I constantly ...