• TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Bloodstained loading times. on the General Discussion board

    On PS4 Pro they aren't bad. A few seconds when you move between distinct areas. It's maybe 5-6 seconds? Definitely not the biggest offender I've ever seen.

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Post-Redesign Development & Design Priorities. on the General Discussion board

    Any chance of backing off the change to the forum text, or at least giving us some option to control how it looks? There is now so little contrast I can barely read the forums. My eyes swim trying to ...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Matt Rorie's Alpha Protocol delisted from Steam. on the Alpha Protocol board

    Ha! I already own it. On physical disk! At last, my dedication to living in the past pays off.Who's laughing now, all-digital future?

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night to Release June 18 for PC, PS4, XBO & June 25 for Switch. on the Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night board

    @sethmode said:I'm liking this overall, but there are little things all over that keep me from loving it. The cutscenes and overall production value is weird. I like the artstyle, but everything else...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Accountability in Games Press. on the General Discussion board

    Some of this is probably a desire to not get sued, too. The last thing a corporate legal department wants is for an already bad situation to be made worse by having the guy turn around and launch a d...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Option to download videos no longer available for premium users? (embiggen also gone). on the General Discussion board

    The download button is still there for me. It's in the lower left just below the video for everything except the recent E3 trailers. This is on Firefox.Embiggen, sadly, is gone. A casualty of the Gre...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message on the post Nite Two at E3 2019: Hugo Martin, Marty Stratton, and Jack Buser.

    @hammondoftexas said:Jack from Google did not impress me at all. A lot of non answer answers. “The internet will just get better *shrugging shoulders emoji*”.For some reason I envision all these Goog...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic The Official UBISOFT Thread. on the E3 2019 board

    Maybe it was just the sound setup, but did that orchestra sound badly out of tune and out of time with each other in spots?Outside of musical critique, that conference was one gigantic "meh" for me. I...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Jedi: Fallen Order Gameplay Reveal. on the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order board

    @casepb said:I was disappointed by it. The combat seems fairly straight forward and the animations really bug me. Like when he turns his lightsaber on and off he holds it up so oddly and it looks very...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Turn-based strategy recommendations please. on the General Discussion board

    Here's my list - they are all more "complex" than Into the Breach, in the sense they have more mechanics going on, but I don't think they are too hard to learn.XCOM - both are good, but personally I...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic I'm in(assuming everything works). on the Google Stadia Forum board

    I'm super out. I'm sure this sounds like a great idea inside Google where they have a 10 zetabyte connection or whatever and no shitty ISPs to deal with. But out here in the real world with data caps ...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Larian is teasing a new game. It's Baldur's Gate III.. on the Baldur's Gate 3 board

    @relkin said:The story of the Bhaalspawn (the player character) is pretty firmly finished by the end of the BG2 expansion, so...Regardless of which developer is creating it, what the hell would a new...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic How much thought do you put into the socio-political issues in games?. on the General Discussion board

    My general feeling on it is that I will engage with it to the extent that the game itself is signalling it wants to address political issues, but I'm not going to go out of my way read into it. For e...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Google Stadia Price soon to be revealed: What's your guess?. on the General Discussion board

    It will be free - but when you die, Google will claim your soul.

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Traversal in the game world. on the Assassin's Creed Syndicate board

    I'm one of those weirdos who vastly prefers the older game's more deliberate pace when it comes to climbing. I actually just finished playing through AC2 again and that game's traversal honestly feels...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Randy Pitchford just retweeted a video of animal cruelty.. on the General Discussion board

    @soulcake said:You know what the best thing about this is, he owns the company nobody can kick him out off his position or make him take a "break". I feel like he's just being a edge lord in order to...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Larian is teasing a new game. It's Baldur's Gate III.. on the Baldur's Gate 3 board

    I'm trying to temper my expectations between someone who really (and still, after the remasters) enjoys the original Baldur's Gate's, and now knowing who is making it.I'm just not as hot on Larian an...

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Death Stranding - Coming out in November 2019. on the Death Stranding board

    The internet now needs a Death Stranding name generator. I'm pretty sure at least one of these will end up being a character in the final game:John RoperLad der PlacerBobby Belay

  • TheRealTurk posted a message on the post Observation.

    Why are the all AIs in these games called Sam? Why not Doug? Or George?

  • TheRealTurk posted a message in the forum topic Gameplay Trailer & Alpha PSA. on the Nioh 2 board

    Looks worlds better than Sekiro turned out, that's for sure.