• TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Why aren't there more games that are as relentlessly pleasant as the Forza Horizon series? There should be.. on the General Discussion board

    I agree completely that Forza Horizon is a wonderful joyous experience.I think the Skate series is similar in that respect (security guards are the exception, but their just doing their job.)Forza is ...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Your most favorite console startup screens of all time?. on the General Discussion board

    I actually really like the current Xbox Series startup, although I rarely see it as my TV can't turn on quick enough to catch it. Loving the current Gen speed.Although OG PS1 is the king for me.

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Happy 20th anniversary of the original Xbox console!. on the Xbox board

    Picked this up Day 1 in the UK. March 14th, 2002 if I remember correctly. I was just turned 14 and walked into town from school to pick up my £400+ preorder from Electronics Boutique. Been Xbox only,...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Never played a Forza Horizon game, play this or 4 first. on the Forza Horizon 5 board

    Definitely 5.I love 4, and as a brit living abroad, it was great to tear around the British countryside. It was a great game, but I'm about 5 hours into FH5 and it is similar, but better in every way....

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Is FIFA 22 PC worth buying? Express your opinion. What platform would you choose to play. on the FIFA 22 Forum board

    I chose Xbox because Fifa is a 'console game' in my head I don't own a PS console. I have owned PC Fifa in the past and it played fine.I bought Fifa 21 on release and I felt it was the best the serie...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic What are your favourite end credits in a game?. on the General Discussion board

    For me it's Portal. The song of course, but also the visuals are nice.

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Your most favorite types of sports entertainment are?. on the Off-Topic board

    Football (Soccer)CricketHeavyweight Boxing (big events only)WWE (Royal Rumble and Wrestlemania only)Olympics (excited by most sports)I've had phases watchingBasketball, hockey, baseball, and F1.I like...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Is the S worth a look in?. on the Xbox Series X/S board

    Coming from a launch Xbox One, the Series S has felt incredibly modern to me since the day I bought it (Day 1). I'm a 1080p TV owner with ZERO interest in upgrading to 4K whilst my current TV is still...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Would you love to see a new installment of this franchise for next-gen consoles?. on the Burnout board

    Whilst Forza / Horizon gives me all the driving fix I need, I'd definitely be interested in a new Burnout. Much more than I'd care about Need for Speed anyway. :P

  • TopCat88 posted a message on the post We Saw That Steam Deck.

    I cannot stress enough how great and refreshing it is to see two duders who know what they're talking about, sitting in the park together, talking about what they know!A truly enjoyable video.This is ...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Windows 11 - You might want to check if your PC will run it. on the General Discussion board

    So after updating my bios (never done that before but it was a smooth process). The TPM options appeared in my bios where they weren't before the update.Motherboard is an MSI H170 Gaming M3However, it...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Does beating games matter?. on the General Discussion board

    I find that once I get going with a game, I'll complete it. I drop games in the first 25% of progression quite often, but there comes a point where I decide I'm going all the way no matter what.Havin...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Xbox Series S availability. on the Xbox Series X/S board

    I've owned an Series S since day 1. I love it. It's truly next gen and will see me through the next handful of years I'm sure.However, I'm on a 1080p TV with no interest in upgrading to 4K so resoluti...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Xbox Series S availability. on the Xbox Series X/S board

    I've owned an Series S since day 1. I love it. It's truly next gen and will see me through the next handful of years I'm sure.However, I'm on a 1080p TV with no interest in upgrading to 4K so resoluti...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic What should we colloquially name this next era of the Giant Bombcast?. on the Bombcast board

    GiantBomb Re:LitGiantBomb: DetonatedGiantBomb: AftershockWe're gonna need a bigger GiantBombGianterBombHow to Rebuild a BombGiant Bomb 2: Back in the Habit@burninGBright

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Link me to your favorite GB content. on the General Discussion board

    Taken from: https://www.giantbomb.com/shows/quick-look-motion-sports/2970-14959/free-videoIt remains my favourite Quick Look and I quote it often irl. Great stuff.

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Vinny, Brad, and Alex are leaving the site. Last day is Friday.. on the General Discussion board

    Brad, Vinny, Alex.It's been a real pleasure watching you on the internet for so many years. A wonderful constant as my world has changed dramatically over the last decade plus. I know your worlds will...

  • TopCat88 posted a message in the forum topic Are You Price Sensitive When It Comes to Games?. on the General Discussion board

    Last time I paid full price was RDR2, and I'm sure I'll get the next GTA day one. Aside from that it's game pass, and deep sales with Microsoft reward points for the occasional Ubisoft game as they ne...