• yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic There are four slices left in the loaf of bread. Two of them are end pieces. What do you do?. on the Off-Topic board

    I get the middle pieces for whatever, then one end piece for each dog for being good doggos.

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic As a broke *** child what was your arcade allotment?. on the General Discussion board

    No arcades in my town. A local pizza place had a couple of machines, but on the rare occasion we went we didn't get to play. We were "restaurants are for eating not playing."Didn't hang out at the ne...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight 2021.07.31. on the General Discussion board

    @antipode It's the bank that is not processing payments to Giant Bomb. Mentioned in the announcements part of the intro to the post.

  • yourbrain posted a message on the post Garage Talk 7.

    I just started watching this stream, but for some reason I noticed the plastic bin with the red "2" on it towards the back and started laughing. Like, he had considered real organization, labeling, m...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Games that help with Depression. on the General Discussion board

    Casual farm sims (like the old Harvest Moons/Story of Seasons, Stardew Valley, a dozen other variants) so it for me. They give me a list of generally easy things to do, I can finish a list, make prog...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Do you butter both sides of the bread when you make a sandwich?. on the Off-Topic board

    I don't use butter on any sandwich other than grilled cheese. But I do put mayo/aioli/guac/hummus/whatever sloppy/wet thing is going on a given sandwich on both pieces of bread, if that counts?

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Do you like having a combo of PC and consoles per generation?. on the General Discussion board

    I love PC and one console per generation gaming. Though I flip what a lot PC peeps do - I have a low mid-tier (at best) gaming PC that I use to catch up on old (2-3+ years old) games cheap on Steam/Ep...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Online gaming and Anxiety! Please help if you can!. on the General Discussion board

    Like a lot of other people, I have pretty much the same thing. I don't like many multiplayer games, but I do occasionally play some rounds of the few I like. I break out into nervous sweats every tim...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Corona (COVID-19)- is it affecting you?. on the Off-Topic board

    @cyberbloke said: And the schools are being kept open, so people will have a hard time taking the rest of the advice seriously. Re: the schools - at least in my state in the US (North Carolina) the s...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Corona (COVID-19)- is it affecting you?. on the Off-Topic board

    This is just me whining, as others have it much worse; but dang people stop with the panic buying of paper products. Just over 30 cases diagnosed in NC, all trackable to recent travelers, their partne...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic What will Giant Bomb do without E3?!. on the E3 2020 board

    I imagine it will become like any other week, with maybe a few extra shows/interviews thrown in. Unless there is a major outbreak in San Francisco/even worse one in NYC area that keeps them out of the...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Corona (COVID-19)- is it affecting you?. on the Off-Topic board

    Not me personally, and as I'm not too far from Charlotte, NC myself (hi @chaser324) it's not really a thing here yet (if ever).But my niece has terrible allergies, and more importantly severe asthma ...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Which do you prefer. on the General Discussion board

    PC these days and probably into the future. It used to be a pc (many games, indie games, cheap games!) and PS (exclusives, jrpgs, Yakuza!) tie, but with so many ps games eventually coming to pc these...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic How much of the game do you complete before enter the Ending of a Yakuza game?. on the Yakuza board

    In 0 and the Kiwamis I did all the substories (that weren't attached to mini games like Shogi, Mahjong, those dang slot cars) and pretty much tried to wrap up everything I physically could before the...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic I feel my interest in games has almost entirely faded into my 30s. on the General Discussion board

    Yeah, I agree everyone is different. And everyone (hopefully!) changes as life goes on. I'm actually almost the exact opposite - I only lightly dabbled in games (sometimes going years without gaming ...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic You ever plan on gambling at a Casino ?. on the Off-Topic board

    I grew up in a tiny town, but a Native American tribe built a casino 15 minutes from my house just before I turned 18. Lol. For a few months that was the big "hang out" place for everyone 18+ (they a...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Games for a 7yo girl (Vita & RetroArch). on the General Discussion board

    As an aunt with a 7 year old niece, I will second racing games as a recommendation. Any one really. They are pretty much the only ones my niece has patience for, other than mobile games.Depends on ho...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic Game Of The Decade For You. on the General Discussion board

    I've missed too many games to be able to give a "Best of the decade" or even "Defining the decade (game-wise)" But for me personally...top 4 are probably Stardew Valley, Horizon Zero Dawn, Yakuza 0, ...

  • yourbrain posted a message in the forum topic What do you play while drinking?. on the General Discussion board

    I like to pair my drink with the game. Lately it's been gin on the rocks for Yakuza and Judgment (I hate whiskey, love gin), an IPA with Stardew Valley, and some sort of rum concoction with my 2064 R...