• Savage posted a message in the forum topic Help me find a game for my niece. on the General Discussion board

    Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door (GameCube)Superb game from top to bottom, playable on Wii because the Wii can play GameCube games, and features fun people to talk to who give you missions.Zack &am...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Adding Thief: Gold in the database ?. on the Wiki board

    @bethrezen said:I'm sorry but I think it's a bit shocking that the database "doesn't exist to make things convenient to Twitch streamers". I mean how the official database provided to twitch can inten...

  • Savage posted a message on the post Artifact 11/20/2018.

    @tevor_the_third said:I think this looked cool as hell and I hope Valve ports it to not PC. Is that crazy in 2018?Valve has said the game will come to iOS & Android in 2019.

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb GotY 2018 Fantasy League. on the General Discussion board

    God of WarTetris EffectAstro BotInto the BreachDead CellsRed Dead Redemption 2Marvel's Spider-manCeleste

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic What’s your favorite game soundtrack from this year?. on the General Discussion board

    Return of the Obra Dinn is my favorite. I liked the instrumentation (violin and, especially, carillon) and the old-timey vibe. I can't recall hearing much like this in games before. So that was a plea...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic People Tags. on the General Discussion board

    There were never people tags on Giant Bomb. But, this unofficial tool has them, as well as a ton of other great video filtering options: https://qlcrew.com/

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  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Linking Twitch Account Possible?. on the General Discussion board

    It's just a way to disable Twitch chat. You can't link your accounts.

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  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Biggest surprise and disappointment from this year?. on the General Discussion board

    My biggest disappointment was Into the Breach. I really liked FTL, even though I always intended to spend even more time with it than I got around to. With Into the Breach, I can see how impressively ...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Multiplayer Games you will play Q4 of 2018. on the General Discussion board

    @wanlaghima: Compared to MGSV, Survive is more about repetition and min-maxing. The progression systems are the draw. The question is how much and how long you enjoy the grind. If you like the Fox Eng...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic How heavy is the story on this one?. on the Valkyria Chronicles 4 board

    Is it really a problem to just skip all the cutscenes and play the game solely for the gameplay? Honest question. I'm a pretty gameplay-oriented player and I've done that before.

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Multiplayer Games you will play Q4 of 2018. on the General Discussion board

    Artifact.The only multiplayer games I've played this year have been co-op games: Monster Hunter World, Metal Gear Survive, and Dragon's Crown Pro. I put around 100 hours into each of them, and I hope ...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Saturday Summaries 2018-09-29: Jumbo Q4 Projection Edition. on the General Discussion board

    One more significant upcoming game is Artifact on Nov 28. It'll be the first Valve game released in five and a half years.

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Is this hearthstone with three boards?. on the Artifact board

    The 3-boards idea actually originated with Richard Garfield, not the Dota IP. Garfield wanted to create a card game where winning a game was like winning a best of 3 series, hence playing 3 boards at ...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Some thoughts on Artifact; microtransactions and unmoderated live chat. on the Artifact board

    How do we know that there are webcams being involved here? The article at the top only mentions "live chat" with no further clarification. I read "chat" to mean text or voice and "live" to mean enable...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Just an old man and his JRPGs. on the Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age board

    @bson: Normal is pretty easy. There's a higher difficulty mode called Draconian Quest, which comprises six independent difficulty options: stronger monsters, less XP from weak monsters, no purchasing ...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Some thoughts on Artifact; microtransactions and unmoderated live chat. on the Artifact board

    I think Artifact's monetization model sounds significantly more player-friendly and less expensive than Hearthstone's.Facts of comparison:Hearthstone's card packs, containing 5 cards each, at the maxi...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Things that irrationally and instantly drive you up the wall in gaming?. on the General Discussion board

    These are supposed to be irrational irritations, not perfectly reasonable and common ones!For me, I seethe with anger when a PC game bars the player from being able to expediently escape from an inter...

  • Savage posted a message in the forum topic Does anybody not have FTL? If not, get in here.. on the General Discussion board

    I've also got a spare years-old copy of FTL to contribute to the cause. Same rules: PM me your email and it's yours.