• ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic If you've actually played it, how does ME:A compare to your expectations?. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    Dozen hours in finished Eos so far menu's and combat are a little clunky but really enjoying the characters and writing also the Nomad is bloody great so happy exploration back with lots of stuff to u...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Already tired of the ME:A hate. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @lv4monk said: @flippyandnod said: @lv4monk: I don't see what's random about it. Game companies want to make their release into an event. That gets everyone talking. And sometimes what they talk abou...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Reviews dropping in 3 hours.... on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @pyrodactyl: Having exploration back which has been absent since ME1 is major plus for me, common complaints with Andromeda are inconsistent writing and animations which could easily be labelled at an...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic So is anyone actually still mad about 3?. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @crysack: ME3's entire plot was utter nonsense the galaxy gonna build this crucible thingy and hope it does something, Shepherd then spends the game convincing everyone to get together for a final wiz...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Reviews dropping in 3 hours.... on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @trenox: UK magazines always used the whole scale like @arabes says in the UK schools they used the whole scale, the US sites in particular have always inflated scores its why Metacritic label games s...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Reviews dropping in 3 hours.... on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    Publishers always know the quality of their product if Andromeda was better EA would have pushed it much harder mid 70's was expected, the flaws don't seem much different from any previous Mass Effect...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic What are some other performance messes made by Nintendo?. on the Nintendo board

    Nintendo's quality assurance on games is fantastic I can't think of any with problems major or minor, but their certainly lacking with hardware getting a 3DS with dual IPS screens is almost impossible...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Problems with the Faces. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @cikame: Yeah totally not trying to make a like for like comparision more the case that multiple EA studios use Frostbite its seems to be a very good engine achieving fantastic results across multiple...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Problems with the Faces. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    200+ people have spent five years on Andromeda they've had time, money and good tools its their second game this gen on Frostbite considering how good BF1 looks and sounds its amazing how little Biowa...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Already tired of the ME:A hate. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    EA/Bioware are clearly aware of Andromeda's short comings we've had very little pre-release footage up until a few months ago with a no show from all the big shows, imo it would have been much better ...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic General Impressions. on the The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild board

    @seikenfreak: 7/10 Pretty much the exact same for me atm after getting the Horizon platinum I'm really struggling to get into BoTW (dozens hours so far) stamina is just killing me, after hating Wind w...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic What price does Project Scorpio need to be to succeed?. on the Xbox One board

    @monkeyking1969: It doesn't matter if Scorpio sells or not neither does the price $400/$500 every Scorpio sold will be profit quantity is not the point XB1 S will still be 90% of sales were in the bac...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Guess the Metacritic score for Mass Effect: Andromeda. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    I was shocked Inqusistion reviewed so well and fighting for alot of peoples GOTY however time hasn't been so kind, I have a feeling after being well into the new gen Andromeda will get judged more sev...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Drawn To Death out this April - Free for PS+. on the Drawn to Death board

    @werupenstein: @atastyslurpee: Sony negotiates a flat fee adding games to PS Plus but they'll often promote the game including prominence on the PS store. Publicity especially for an indie game can be...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Streaming and Review embargoes + EA Access info. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    @arabes: Yeah that's odd maybe Andromeda is that bad or is the straw that broke the camels back. Story is my only concern I can handle the jank the Bioware chosen one trope and impending doom butr not...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Streaming and Review embargoes + EA Access info. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    The Witcher 3 has fantastic a narrative but distinctly average gameplay none of the GB staff finished the Witcher 3 the year it came out, nothing in the RPS piece is wrong but all these flaws have bee...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Streaming and Review embargoes + EA Access info. on the Mass Effect: Andromeda board

    Andromeda's a Bioware game poor shooting/animations, weird lip syncing and graphical issues are par the course, mixed previews are natural not everyone will see through Mass Effects usual quirks.

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic People are DDoSing Jim Sterling. on the The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild board

    @fezrock said:@magmamud: Except for current/former Obsidian employees. They have the right to be furious at metacritic into perpetuity.Obsidian signed the contract made a buggy flawed gem and got the...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Will the Wii U become rare/expensive?. on the Wii U board

    Least popular Nintendo console so far and most of the Wii U good games are franchises that appear on every Nintendo platform, in the short term it'll hold it value but in time it'll be forgotten its n...

  • ThePanzini posted a message in the forum topic Games you've beaten in 2017. on the General Discussion board

    Beaten in 2017DOOMBattlefield 1Nobunaga's Ambition: Sphere of Influence ‑ AscensionTransformers: DevastationDead Island - Definitive EditionOceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted SeasFallout 4: Nuka WorldSto...