• Atlas posted a message in the forum topic What game allows you to be the most evil?. on the General Discussion board

    @insomniak08: I'm exactly the same. So many games are narratively built on the foundation of being helpful and virtuous, as games have conditioned us to help people and earn a reward. I used to be muc...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic How many different genres do you all play?. on the General Discussion board

    I used to be much more diverse in my game tastes, but I'm now much more rigid in playing games in my favourite genres, and I've fallen off a bunch of genres over the years. I used to rate western RPGs...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic Where does Breath of the Wild rank on your all time SP game list?. on the The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild board

    I played it two years after release, having heard all of the hype around it and love for it, and often in that situation I can be overly critical or less likely to love a thing. But I absolutely adore...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic What game allows you to be the most evil?. on the General Discussion board

    Crusader Kings II is a game that allows you to coordinate an assassination plot against a baby. You can also blind or castrate prisoners, there are multiple ways to torture people, and you can be VERY...

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

    Super Mega Baseball 3. An excellent refinement on 2 with the same amazing gameplay, it's by far the best current sports game franchise. And that's in spite of the fact that I find the new franchise mo...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic How do you think your life would change in three hypothetical scenarios where murder is legal?. on the Off-Topic board

    You do know that most human beings are emotionally and mentally incapable of killing people, right? Militaries around the world have to condition their soldiers to kill via dehumanisation of targets, ...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic Should Jeff continue to use his video overlays?. on the General Discussion board

    I really don't like them. Some of the discreet overlays like the cycling video game box covers is the level that I can deal with, but anything animated or too loud or busy just tilts me in a way that ...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic What Kind of Cat is Tater?. on the Off-Topic board

    @sethmode said:@onemanarmyy: @zeik:Mine is partial to knocking water (and anything else) off of anything. My previous cat had some pretty awful gums, sadly, and some classically bad cat teeth, so it ...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic How much GB content do you actually consume?. on the General Discussion board

    There was a time when my consumption of GB content was in the ~90% range, but that was a long time ago - or maybe it just feels like a long time ago. Now, we're probably talking ~10%.I haven't been a ...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic Unironic Nu Metal Fans?. on the Off-Topic board

    I don't know if I could un-ironically listen to Limp Bizkit or Linkin Park in 2020 and enjoy it, but they both were quite important to my early teenage years, Linkin Park especially. I once genuinely ...

  • Atlas posted a message on the post Red Dead Revolver - Part 1.

    @conmulligan: Has there ever been a bigger difference in quality between a generation's controllers? I absolutely love the DS4, but by god the DS3 was one of the worst. The mushiness of those triggers...

  • Atlas posted a message on the post 100 Baby Challenge - Part 4.

    I have been programmed to view children and their upbringing in a certain way; my mother is a psychologist who has worked with kids her whole life, and my sister is a school teacher and has also worke...

  • Atlas posted a message in the forum topic The Giant Bomb Stalk Market Community Spreadsheet & Stalk Exchange! (Week of June 28th). on the Animal Crossing: New Horizons board

    Do regions matter when you're visiting islands? UK duder here who only has six stacks of turnips to sell but bought for 102 and selling today for 46 on my island. Happy to leave tips or help.

  • Atlas posted a message on the post Jeff Gerstmann's Pro BMX XXX.

    I don't know which is more sad: spending ages crafting a character model in a first person game like Skyrim, or you're immediately wearing a helmet that obscures those finely crafted facial features; ...

  • Atlas posted a message on the post Danny O'Dwyer's Top Games of 2019.

    I bought Vampire the Masquerade Bloodlines in some Steam sale of years past and never played it, but re-installed it when they announced the sequel. Still haven't played it, and it get uninstalled in ...

  • Atlas posted a message on the post 05/16/19.

    This was my first time seeing Mordhau, and it reminds me a lot of Mount & Blade: Warband's multiplayer. So now I really want M&B2 to actually come out at some point even more than I already di...