• pyromagnestir posted a message on the post Part 1: Oregon Trail Deluxe.

    @hyetal said:@the_nubster said:@oni: I'm glad I'm not the only one who thought this. It was a fun stream but every time they mentioned how great America is or brought up any old-timey American propog...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message on the post XCOM: Enemy Within - Part 25.

    I remember for me having 2 assault soldiers with the shoot enemies who get within 4 tiles skill was very useful for this mission.

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic How did you celebrate your 30th birthday?. on the Off-Topic board

    Honestly don't remember. Probably didn't celebrate it at all.

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

    This should cover most of the stuff I read in December/JanuaryRight now I'm listening to an audiobook called Beneath the Scarlet Sky that's about the story of a fella who was a member of the Italian r...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Pick your favourite #10 game from past GOTYs. on the General Discussion board

    Did they have an ordered top 10 in 2008? I don't think they did, though my vote will go to Nuts and Bolts.Sleeping Dogs is my second choice. And also the only other game on the list I have actually p...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Predict Giant Bomb's Game of the Year 2017. on the General Discussion board

    My hope is that Mario or something other than PUBG takes the top spot (as I think that would mean the debate for the number one spot was more cutthroat and thus more fun) but if you put a gun to my he...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic How many games you've finished this year, so far?. on the General Discussion board

    I'm normally in the 15 to 20 range but this year I've managed to get through 28 thus far. It's theoretically possible I could finish another game or two before the year ends but it seems unlikely at t...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic What is your GOTY?... that wasn't released this year?. on the General Discussion board

    Severed.Played it on Wii U, I kinda grew to adore it after a while based on how unique a game it is compared to the sorts of things I usually play. Though it lost a bit of that shine in the middle whe...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Top 10 Games of 2017 Prediction Thread. on the General Discussion board

    @rewenge said:@pyromagnestir: The logic seems sound but surely Nioh would be the Jason Game? Also, it seems to be a trend to say Jeff will hate a game he previously liked but I feel where he's at wit...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb Top 10 Games of 2017 Prediction Thread. on the General Discussion board

    Well, here's my attempt at thinking things through.Jeff explicitly said in a bombcast this summer in the middle of all the Murder Island hype that they wouldn't change the rules for PUBG if it didn't ...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic I made a GB GoTY Bingo Card!. on the General Discussion board

    I spend way too much time thinking about the game of the year podcasts and here's a list of things I happen to have that I have noticed seem to happen with some frequency. I am not sure how many of t...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Box Office Winner's League: Justice League. on the General Discussion board

    117.382 million

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Box Office Winner's League: Thor: Ragnarok. on the General Discussion board

    122.36 million

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic What is the dumbest way you have injured yourself?. on the Off-Topic board

    I have 2 which come to mind:When I was a teenager, maybe 14 or so, I was slowly jogging home one early evening, it was still plenty light out and I was basically going slightly faster than walking spe...

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

    I wasn't as consistent during September with the whole book reading/audiobook listening thing as I have been most of the year, but I have finally managed to finish Battle Royale and it's a good book!...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Does Destiny 2 belong in GOTY 2017 Top Ten?. on the Destiny 2 board

    Regardless of whether it deserves to be on the list or not, I'm personally rooting for Brad strongly arguing against including it in the top 10 because I think that would be funny. He certainly seems ...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Still Catching Up!. on the General Discussion board

    Uncharted Lost Legacy was fun. I think the puzzles were probably the best that Uncharted's ever done, though Uncharted puzzles are usually kinda weak so that's a bit of weak praise perhaps. I also dug...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Becoming a Patient Gamer. on the General Discussion board

    How's the degree coming?@joe_mccallister:Heh, well I hope you don't mind me using this as an opportunity to vent about how I kinda hate the structure of college. I will stick it in a spoiler block ju...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Becoming a Patient Gamer. on the General Discussion board

    I'm 31, back in school for a computer science degreehey, wait a second, are you... me?learning some programming outside of that, and work in Tech/Project Management. This should all get across that I'...

  • pyromagnestir posted a message in the forum topic Just Witnessed My Niece Have Her First Gaming Moment. on the Off-Topic board

    As someone who keeps a list on this site of the games I have played with my niece and nephew I loved reading this.My first gaming experience with my niece is her as a baby sitting in my lap while I pl...