• takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic They should stop making AAA games for base xbox and ps4. on the General Discussion board

    I, for one, am very happy they made Valhalla for the Xbox One X/S in addition to Series X. Our Series X didn't arrive until a few days ago, and I love the modern AC games and didn't want to wait to ...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Best AC game yet!. on the Assassin's Creed Valhalla board

    So I beat the game and I just wanna say HOLY SHITIt's such a fascinating ending and I am looking so forward to DLC to expand further on the now-current state of things. I thought Odyssey's ending an...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Best AC game yet!. on the Assassin's Creed Valhalla board

    I really loved Origins, it was my second favorite game that year, only barely beat out by Yakuza 0I REALLY loved Odyssey, it was my favorite game of the year and I was still playing it here and there...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic What do you want from a new Mass Effect?. on the Next Mass Effect (Working Title) board

    I couldn't even tell you. I'm super hyped for the trilogy remaster..but a new Mass Effect? After I was hesitantly willing to give Andromeda a chance at launch and burned by that hot mess, I have no...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Weekly Mission - Use 1600 Original Resin. Someone check the math, please.. on the Genshin Impact board

    It's worth saying here that the devs have been hearing feedback on this issue and have said it will be changed in the upcoming 1.1 patch, reducing the weekly quest to 1200 which is much more realisti...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Default walk or run?. on the Spelunky 2 board

    Default walk, same as Spelunky 1, but holding down run 95% of the time, also same as Spelunky 1. Let's you have speed but also have the fidelity to stop on a dime if you need to, and most importantly ...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic What toppings should come on nachos?. on the Off-Topic board

    @rorie: Agreed. I've come around on Guac over the past 5 years or so, but sour cream will forever be a vile, vile foodstuff that I don't want touching my meal.

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Are they called "Adds" or "Ads"?. on the General Discussion board

    @sweep: Decades of MMO playing under my belt and this is the first time i've seen MOB written out, so no I've also learned that thanks to Giant Bomb!I've always called them Adds, largely due to MMOs....

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Twitch Gets Their Game List from Giant Bomb? How did I never know this?. on the General Discussion board

    @zombiepie: Would absolutely love to hear this story one day in the future when it's free to tell

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else here really digging Marvel's Avengers?. on the Marvel's Avengers board

    @bearhardt: Agreed with you on the final set piece being rad, but kinda clunky. Interestingly enough, people that do a few side missions and really feel out all characters will probably find it total...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else here really digging Marvel's Avengers?. on the Marvel's Avengers board

    I was completely ready to skip this game. The beta did it no favors and I didn't enjoy my time with it, compounded by the marketing for it making it seem like a real boring "one of those" loot games.T...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Will it bum you out if the PS5 doesn't do back compat for PS1, 2, and 3?. on the PlayStation 5 board

    I have 0 nostalgia for anything before the PS4, as my PS2 was purchased towards the end of that gen and mostly just so I would stop using a friend's to play FFX. Even after having it, I didn't play ...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Do you recommend Dragon Age Inquisition?. on the Dragon Age: Inquisition board

    When it first came out, I actively disliked it, strongly. I was shocked to see all the mostly positive feedback surrounding the game, and the fact it took The Game Awards GOTY was mind boggling to m...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Tom Clancy's "Insincere Populist Uprising Manipulated by Secret Cabal of Chaos Agents". on the General Discussion board

    I was kinda shocked and laughing my ass off when I found out this was a gacha game, as that trailer during the Ubisoft Next (or whatever it was called) implied none of that, and made it seem like som...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic I imagine the fact nobody's talking much about this Beta is a bad sign?. on the Marvel's Avengers board

    @doctordonkey said:After playing the beta all I can say is this:Bring back Marvel Heroes you bastardsAmen. I've had such a Marvel Heroes sized hole in my gaming life since that shut down, which made...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Spider-Man coming to Marvel's Avengers, exclusive to PS4/PS5. on the Marvel's Avengers board

    I might be going crazy, but I swear one of the staff said something like this during early coverage of this game way back when, calling that Spidey would be a ps4 special due to Marvel's Spider-Man be...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic What's the one enemy that induced the most anxiety?. on the General Discussion board

    This god damn nightmare has ruined so many runs, and will continue to ruin runs. The moment I see one my rhythm is destroyed and the freakout starts.

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Is GiantBomb becoming too negative?. on the General Discussion board

    Oh time for one of these threads again already?No, they aren't too negative. They are critical of what they see, as their jobs require, and have seen it all before. Their honest takes on things is ...

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic What exactly does Matt Rorie do for Giant Bomb?. on the General Discussion board

    This is another reddit topic bot that will edit in spam links in a few hours, fyi to people responding here in earnest

  • takayamasama posted a message in the forum topic Mid-Year Check-Up: Your Game of the Year So far?. on the General Discussion board

    Animal Crossing by virtue of always loving the series and thinking this newest one is the best of the best so far, even if I'm cooling off on it right now. After 200+ hours in the first month or so,...