• thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Money Troubles: Multiple Currencies in MMOs. on the Currency board

    Good read although I've played different MMOs than WoW where currencies and crafting were used to force players to interact in a community. Downside being if players were scarce the server population ...

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post Episode 311.

    Though I can't endure Vinny crying I appreciate the proper farewell.Thanks for making the days watching and listening less miserable for all these years and sorry I wasn't subscribing for all of them.

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Desktop downloader for Giant Bomb videos?. on the General Discussion board

    @alistercat: I managed to get all seasons of Metal Gear Scanlon as far as I recall but I did do it in several runs aborting and resuming.You would need to increment offset by 100's for Endurance Run a...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Desktop downloader for Giant Bomb videos?. on the General Discussion board

    @alistercat: I got them from the "id" part of the results from the API endpoint "video_shows".showname is just a commentI think it should recognise stuff that's already downloaded if it has the same n...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Desktop downloader for Giant Bomb videos?. on the General Discussion board

    Some duder made GB-Video-Grabber that I'd recommend and it works quite well for bulk downloads however it will only download in highest quality (you can modify the source code though and build a versi...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight 2021.05.01. on the General Discussion board

    Holy shit I had no idea Cinema Oblivia was started by the Lost Turntable dude.Gonna listen to it now.

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post Episode 310.

    Saw a hockey match as a child and had no idea what was going on.As an adult I actually enjoy seeing games because the speed creates a lot of chaotic situations unlike other sports. Goon is a good movi...

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post The HotSpot - Episode 406.

    As someone who can almost never get a straight answer concerning practical home advice from my family these mundane discussions are golden.Having a clogged drain will quickly learn you to sort all the...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Hunt: Showdown and Encouraging Design. on the Hunt: Showdown board

    Great analysis of design "upgrades" that get miss the mark.Overwatch was never in the original X-COM so nerfing it shouldn't have hurt as much.Hunt: Showdown might be a candidate for Jeff B.'s multipl...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Why the pup am I watching Jeff Gerstmann clean his garage?. on the General Discussion board

    We never knew the GOTY "Hoarders" skit would finally materialize as sincere GB content.I might guess that Ryan would be proud of Jeff.

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post We Be Drummin' 04/15/2021.

    Maybe the world never deserved a "good" version of Last Resort.Some of those country songs were actually amusing in a Spinal Tap way.

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Sunset Overdrive: One of last gen's greatest open worlds. on the General Discussion board

    This game and GTA V made my Xbox One purchase worth it in itself.Xbox One might not have had many exclusives but there were a couple relatively strong entries (Dead Rising 3 seemed well liked) early i...

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post The HotSpot - Episode 405.

    Never heard that Oregon story before and it was glorious.

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post The HotSpot - Episode 404.

    Laurence Fishburne was pretty great in John Wick 3

  • thesquarepear posted a message on the post Episode 307.

    Notion seems like a more personalized Trello but I should check it out.Instead of getting more games to Game Pass PC, Microsoft need to simplify and stabilize the whole UWP/Store platform (or abandon ...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic What's the Greatest Video Game: X-COM 2 (War of the Chosen). on the XCOM 2 board

    Cool write-up and those are some wild swings in your list.First game was decent and the sequel was definitely an improvement.I have weird taste so a couple things soured the game for me even if I did ...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic Jeff's soundboard. on the General Discussion board

    @dr_pow said:@dremorak: Found this on the subreddit. https://vimeo.com/150209638Time code 7:45Wow, that's pure gold haha.What a great actor :)

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  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic The Outer Limits of the Outer Wilds. on the Outer Wilds board

    I like the angle of this blog.I almost hated the spacesuit platforming as much as I enjoyed flying the spaceship (admittedly due to all the practice I got from killing Kerbals way back).I've been stuc...

  • thesquarepear posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight 2021.03.27. on the General Discussion board

    I had never heard of playbour before but I guess it kind of makes sense and ironically I now feel even more numb.Humans will probably never run out of new kinds of 'jobs' to invent for themselves when...