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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by Shawn » Thu Mar 12, 2009 3:58 pm

MacGyver wrote:Whattya mean?!?!?!
I mean that I seem to be the only one playing on a PC. :sad:

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by MacGyver » Thu Mar 12, 2009 5:10 pm

Shawn wrote:I mean that I seem to be the only one playing on a PC. :sad:
Ah yeah cause once you've got PS3, you don't need/want to game on a PC anymore!
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by InTheColdLightOfDay » Fri Mar 13, 2009 12:46 am

indoctrin8 wrote:ive been thinkin. theres a wee
stramash goin on about resi 5
cos it involves shootin black guys.

i would go further. i would say
the entire series is SEXIST.

can u remember any time when
u had to blow some bitch away?
Weren't there female zombies in the first one?
What they should do is allow you to scan in a picture of anyone you want, who'd then become the zombie template. Have a laugh blasting your mates, or a bit of therapy by snuffing out your boss, your ex, or any D-grade "celebrity" of your choice.

Excellent use of "stramash", by the way.
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by Shawn » Fri Mar 13, 2009 12:06 pm

MacGyver wrote:Ah yeah cause once you've got PS3, you don't need/want to game on a PC anymore!
I've played the PS3 and the graphics are fantastic, :thumbsup: but it's made by Sony and I'm not giving those rat bastards any more of my money. :anger:

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by Tall Tall Tree » Fri Mar 13, 2009 1:09 pm

I have CoD: WaW for Wii. I never bothered trying to play it multiplayer, though. The single player was enough for me.

Are they actually selling CoD: WaW in Japan? I would have thought the J-publisher would have taken a pass on that particular game for some reason…

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by MacGyver » Fri Mar 13, 2009 3:43 pm

Shawn wrote:I've played the PS3 and the graphics are fantastic, :thumbsup: but it's made by Sony and I'm not giving those rat bastards any more of my money. :anger:
Haha. While I put them in the same league as Apple and hence like you try not to buy anything made by them, sometimes its just possible. So far so good with the PS3 though. Hasn't died or played up, and is region free :jaw: Only gripe I have so far is its small library of codecs although they may be upgradable. Only way to find out is try I spose...
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by indoctrin8 » Sat May 16, 2009 10:35 am

hello!

thought i would do a lazarus on this thread
cos im stuck on resi evil 5.

wesker and jill keep handing my arse to me
on a plate, and its gettin annoying.

im not a man for checking walkthroughs,
but this game is becoming a gear grinder.
help. im at the first encounter with wesker.

wha the fuh i do?

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by indoctrin8 » Thu Jun 18, 2009 8:36 pm

turns out you just run away!

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by Lazy Bastard » Fri Jun 19, 2009 6:30 pm

Quite thread....
Playing Empire Total War and WWII Online at the moment....

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by lordCONAN » Sat Jun 20, 2009 1:26 am

Still mostly WoW. Every so often i bust out my Wii for some guitar hero.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by indoctrin8 » Tue Jun 30, 2009 8:20 am

bump.



fond gaming memories...

wasting cash hand over fist at the
local arcade playing the vector graphic
"star wars" game..

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Unread post by exUsagiCoalMiner » Tue Jun 30, 2009 9:12 am

Ah, yes. The original Star Wars arcade game - excellent! I also wasted many a quarter on that. Plus the Tron arcade game.
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Battlefield Heroes

Unread post by Shawn » Sat Jul 04, 2009 3:42 pm

Anybody into Battlefield Heroes, a free shoot'em up from EA? I signed up and played for a few hours last night. Not bad. Lots of fun. Tons of fun sitting on the wings of a Spitfire and parachuting in. :guns:

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Re: Battlefield Heroes

Unread post by Shawn » Sun Jul 12, 2009 11:59 am

novawhiz wrote:Gave it a try this weekend, enjoyed the cartoonish theme and quirky sounds. Overall pretty fun and can't beat the price!
Yeah, it's fun. Can't fly worth a damn, though. Hope they add more maps soon.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by nemo flow » Fri Jul 17, 2009 10:48 pm

WORMS ARMAGEDDON!!!!

The best LAN/WAN game ever made.

Anyone up for a session???

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Unread post by indoctrin8 » Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:20 pm

bump.


best videogame ever?

i plump for goldeneye.
i still chuckle away thinkin bout
puttin proximity mines at the
spawn points in the volcano level.

and hiding with the laser in the
moonraker board.

happy days.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by senseiman » Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:44 pm

I got Goldeneye for the N64 (best 300 yen I ever spent) and I love that game too. The multiplayer is really cool to play with friends (and alcohol).
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Unread post by indoctrin8 » Tue Jul 21, 2009 10:02 pm

i HAVE TO get a hold of ghostbusters.

downloaded the demo.
its ghostbusters. brilliant.

am stayin of the sauce for a week,
and buyin it.
at the risk of bein repetitive,
its ghostbusters.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by nemo flow » Thu Jul 23, 2009 2:42 am

You are a few decades late, mate.

Ghostbusters on the Amiga was were it was at, for that kind of thing.

A lot of film tie-ins worked on that machine, come to think of it!

Batman was SICK!!

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by indoctrin8 » Thu Jul 23, 2009 5:47 pm

i was probly playing video games when
you were engrossed with yer fisher price
activity centre, mate...

this latest ghostbusters has the feel of the
movie. a lot of the other tie ins werent good.

and i certainly hope batman recovered.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by katamari » Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:16 pm

bump.

since theres a lot of fuss about the new fallout coming out, i traded bioshock 2 for fallout 3. i have to say im not impressed so far. far too much time doing multiple choice talking to people, vague directions on where to go, confusing maps and menus and an utterly clunky hud interface. how did it get praised so highly? admittedly, im not very far in it, but it seems a mix of an ok fps and an ok rpg, instead of excelling at either...

doing older games at the mo, cos cash is a bit squeaky bum time. hanging out and saving up for dead space 2.
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by exUsagiCoalMiner » Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:38 pm

Once you get out of the initial surface town, it does get better. Though, I also agree on the why it got so much praise.
I also found the same to be true with Dragon Age: Origins. Great game once you get past the first few hours of boring ass dialog.
If you're going for old games, atm, try the original Dawn of War series. A bit dated graphically now, but still hours of fun.
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by katamari » Thu Nov 04, 2010 9:08 pm

ive played it a wee bit more, and its still pain in the arse. lots of wandering around doing nothing, followed by a bastard shooty bit by which you have forgotten what the buttons do because you have spent hours examining empty beer cans. na. not impressed. the menus are just too unwieldy.
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by Tall Tall Tree » Sat Nov 27, 2010 3:10 pm

The Mac version of Civilization V came out recently. For the record, I've been a nerd for Civ ever since Civilization III ate up many hours in college… I also brought it with me to Japan, and would play it on my laptop's trackpad until my wrists cried out in agony.

The biggest change in Civ V is the new map and battle system, which encourages more strategy than just grouping units together and brute forcing your way through. I like it, though it does make it a bit more difficult/annoying to control multiple units when you have to move them all individually.

Other parts of the game seemed a lot simpler than Civ IV (No religion? No espionage? No technology trading?), but there's still a good amount of depth there if you know where to look.

My major complaint is that the game tends to run sloooooow on my one-model-old MacBook… The integrated graphics hardware just has a hard time keeping up with the graphics even when I put all the graphical settings as low as they can go, and it seems to use around 120% of my processing power (it's a dual-core processor, so it goes up to 200%), even when I have it in the background and all it should be doing is playing its background music. Then again, Civ IV wasn't exactly a speed demon either… Guess it's getting near upgrade time.

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by exUsagiCoalMiner » Sat Nov 27, 2010 5:13 pm

Tall Tall Tree wrote:The Mac version of Civilization V came out recently. For the record, I've been a nerd for Civ ever since Civilization III ate up many hours in college…
I still launch into Civ II (in compatability mode) when I want a quick, yet entertaining, game. IIRC, it was renamed "the GPA killer" while we were in uni.
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Unread post by Tall Tall Tree » Sat Nov 27, 2010 6:16 pm

Yeah… Another complaint I have about Civ V is that it didn't copy Civ IV's great feature of being able to put a clock in the HUD. :D If I recall correctly, you could even set an in-game alarm. You know you've got a hell of a game when you start adding in features to help your players stop playing it.

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Unread post by allblacks » Mon Dec 13, 2010 1:01 pm

Ok Im not here about CIV etc etc.

I want to have peoples opinion on good Wii going cheap. Im partial to throwing 1000 yen to 2000 yen at games. Especially when 2nd hand. Any good ones you recommend?

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GTA IV PS3 Region Free?

Unread post by scared&lazy » Mon Dec 13, 2010 4:34 pm

Simple question: Can anyone confirm that the USA version of GTA IV will work on a Japanese PS3? Working on the Xmas presents, and I don't want to buy a useless shiny little disc that won't play.

Thanks!

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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by katamari » Mon Dec 13, 2010 4:59 pm

sorry, dunno but im pretty sure all games from anywhere will work on a ps3.

on a happier note, ive finally found a way to kill women. just nearly complete fallout 3 and then go back to all the townships and give those sassy ladies what god thinks they deserve. kill the guys as well, by the way. in fact, just almost finish the game, then go back to every place you discovered and unleash the dogs of war on them. it feels kind of bad, but i believe you get a trophy for killing everybody.
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Re: Gamerz...

Unread post by allblacks » Mon Dec 13, 2010 5:59 pm

Gawd. And I thought I was a bastard to "busting a cap" in GTA SA asses all round. Im tame compared to you!
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