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WAIT, WAIT, WAIT...was it really called Dinohattan? Did I somehow miss this?!
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Game vs. Film – Super Mario Bros.
Totally agree on the Lars von Trier point. Shock for the sake of shock is rarely a good thing.
2 weeks, 2 days ago on The Trailer Report – 2/21/14
That one's definitely on the list!
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Game vs. Film Podcast Ep 1: Super Mario Bros.
The whole third act kind of fell apart. It spiraled down and down deeper into cliche territory and threw all the deeper content right out the window. It's unfortunate, too...the first two acts were legitimately good.
2 weeks, 6 days ago on RoboCop Review: Well Played, Creep
Seriously...writing this made me really sad that I still drive a car and don't have a robot/clone friend.
1 month ago on Seven Sci Fi Movies with Hilariously Inaccurate Depictions of the Future
Agree with all of these. Especially Oz...what could have been interesting was nothing more than a vapid CGI fest. Such a bummer.
Although I will say, I do agree with the below comment that Man of Steel was a big letdown for me.
1 month, 1 week ago on The 10 Most Disappointing Movies of 2013
You know, had this movie embraced kind of a ridiculous, tongue-in-cheek sense of fun, it could have actually been pretty decent. It was just a little too gritty and stupid to ever be fun, unfortunately.
1 month, 1 week ago on I, Frankenstein Review: A Lifeless Corpse
While I understand your point, comparing onerous corporate policy to sexual assault seems like a bit of an unnecessary extreme.
8 months, 3 weeks ago on Is Microsoft’s Xbox One Policy Reversal Too Little, Too Late?
@Alex Shedlock @bonny78 I kind of disagree...I find the books to be masterfully written. They're able to tell a massive and expansive story all about political intrigue and world building, but can still manage to connect you to individual characters on a personal level. Granted, I've never seen the show, so I can't make a comparison between the two, but I feel like it's a bit disingenuous to call the books long-winded. They're incredibly ambitious, if anything.
9 months, 4 weeks ago on Game of Thrones Season 3 Episode 7 Review: “The Bear And The Maiden Fair”
@dancingmind excellent examples. While the retlationship between both Ico and Yorda was at times tedious, I agree that it was definitely unique and innovative.
Great point about Beyond Good and Evil as well. Jade is by far one of my favorite female leads in games, I think.
Thanks for the read!
11 months ago on It Takes Two: The Important Roles of AI Partners
Yeah, it could be interesting to see what the implications are moving forward. I'm curious to see if this catches on anywhere else. Thanks for the read!
11 months, 3 weeks ago on What Does Steam’s Early Access Mean for the Industry?
I felt like the killing was justified in a great way, actually. There are moments when Lara tries to reason with the enemy, and there are emotionally charged moments when rage consumes her and she's ready to do whatever she has to to survive. In the context, the violence makes sense.
As far as needing more puzzles, I felt like, while it didn't have quite as elaborate of puzzles as past Tomb Raider games, puzzle solving felt much more realistic and intuitive this time around. It was about using your resources and making the best of a crappy situation. Essentially, it was a great integration of realism and is a great tool to modernize the direction of the franchise. That being said, I expect the next installment to take on a much more classic Tomb Raider feel. Either way, I loved it. GOTY so far for me.
11 months, 3 weeks ago on Does Lara Kill Too Many Bad Guys In The New Tomb Raider?
@Bejje So, you need to go up to the top level to the man of ordinary strength booth. Pick up the dumbell there, then take it down to the magician. Put it on his table, and he'll make it disappear. Then, carry the invisible weight with you to the weight guessing game and jump on the platform. The invisible weight will make the guesser's number inaccurate and win you the ticket . The cupcake can just be thrown to the side. Hope this helps! I was stuck on this one forever...
1 year ago on The Cave: How To Get All Six Tickets At The Carnival
Interesting perspective. Although I'd argue that Sony is the most innovation friendly company in terms of the freedom they give indie developers on their platform. Something like Journey probably wouldn't have flown on Xbox Live Arcade, and that's something to celebrate.
1 year ago on PS4 Unveiling Shows What Is Wrong With The Industry
Only because Ron wasn't on it ;)
1 year, 1 month ago on Leviacast #17 Non-Euclidian Geometry 101
Fair enough. It'd still be interesting to see them do some other things with boss fights in 2, though. Thanks for the read!
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1 year, 1 month ago on The Save Files – Xenogears (PSX)
I'd also recommend The Unfinished Swan, the Resistance series, and Little Big Planet (mostly because of all the great UGC on there). Otherwise, great list!
1 year, 1 month ago on Mega List: The 60 Things A New PS3 Owner Should Buy
Steel Battalion needs to be at the top of this list.
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