• Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Xbox One Edition - worth a look?. on the Control board

    I played the base game on an original Xbox One and thought the performance was decent most of the time. Like hatking mentioned, it hitches when pulling up the menus or the map. I also thought the load...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Watch Dogs Legion - any excitement for this?. on the Watch Dogs: Legion board

    This is my first Watch Dogs game, and I was looking forward to having an open world game that leaves room for me to insert my own head cannon.However, I lost half the progress from my first play sessi...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Looking for a good "Baby's First PC Build" information source. on the General Discussion board

    If you're already feeling overwhelmed, you may want to consider working with a company that either builds gaming PCs or sells pre-built ones. For example, NZXT's BLD service starts by asking what game...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Very early Xbox Series X impressions. It feels like the OG Xbone to XBONEX upgrade, though not in a bad way.. on the Xbox Series X/S board

    Spent a couple hours with it yesterday, and I agree the new D-pad is good. It's much click-ier than the Xbox One controller. It's also easier to switch between multiple, paired devices.With the old co...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic If you plan on buying a new console what are you going to do with the old one?. on the General Discussion board

    All my games run on the Series X, so I'm trading in my OG Xbox One tomorrow.I actually am one of those people who loved the Kinect - - just not for gaming. I've been weaning myself off it ever since i...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Does Gamepass bother anyone?. on the Xbox Game Pass board

    It doesn't bother me in 2020, but we also haven't seen Microsoft's vision for the future take shape yet.GamePass is a great value for an enthusiast like me, but I think the bigger deal is that GamePas...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Xbox Series X. on the General Discussion board

    I liked GameStop's idea of creating a virtual waiting room for their site, but I think they cheated and just used that page to throttle traffic randomly.After getting moved in & out of the waiting...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic I am afraid about the future of the Supreme Court and hence America. on the Off-Topic board

    First, I'm grateful for Justice Ginsburg's work as an attorney and some of her SCOTUS decisions. The New York Times has some great pieces chronicling her life.As for what comes next, Senator McConnell...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Sony failed to stick the landing(also it was kind of a mess). on the PlayStation 5 board

    The parts I found strange were the cross-gen launch titles and the fact that the price & release details felt like last-minute additions.This was a major announcement (presumably) months in the ma...

  • Serryl posted a message on the post Tell Me Why.

    I'm glad y'all did a quick look for this and hope folks check it out, especially with it on GamePass.I've played through chapter 2 and enjoy the setting, acting, and everything about the crafty goblin...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic What Will Sony's Response Be?. on the PlayStation 5 board

    @hatking said:My cynical take: Sony's confidence from being able to position themselves as prestige gaming not only justifies to them to charge more, but makes them not want to be the "cheap" console...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Oculus will require an Facebook Account For New Products. on the Oculus Studios board

    What a bummer! As Squadaloo said, I like Oculus' midrange pricing, compatibility with SteamVR, and (until now) their focus on being a gaming & entertainment brand first and a Facebook subsidiary s...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic New Consoles Approaching - Anyone Thinking About Being More Conscious With Backlogs?. on the General Discussion board

    @nightriff said:I pretty much only buy games on sale at this point. If there is a franchise or developer releasing a game I will get it day one and try to prioritize playing the game. Example would b...

  • Serryl posted a message in the forum topic Control Next-Gen Upgrade Only With Ultimate Edition. on the Control board

    This decision surprised me.I'm fine with the usual tradeoff between "play first/pay more" & "play later/pay less"; GOTY editions are always a better value if you're willing to wait, etc. However, ...

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