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So, it seems like every day there will be new giveaways which Steam users can be entered in through the Saliens game.

 
 
 

I am genuinely convinced there are far more released Doom mods than there are named Naruto and Bleach characters combined.

 
 
 

This E3 was fairly decent, but we needed more actual gameplay, rather than just CGI/gameplay trailers. I'm surprised Sony fucked up so much while the PC Gaming Show actually brought competence to the table. Full resolution pic in the comments.


 
 
 
 

I know Yahtzee likes to put in various jokes and quips in the credits section of his Zero Punctuation videos, but his E3 2018 roundup video has 2 big paragraphs in the credits that actually mentions critical thinking. He has a point about Rage 2.

 
 
 

Yeesh. Xi Jinping's domestic policy is horrible. Also, that propaganda video he made is a war crime.



 
 
 

Raccoons suck. They spread rabies, damage my property, and steal my cats' food. Now there's another raccoon for the local vultures.

 
 
 

What are your thoughts on Doom 3 and Quake 4?

 
 
 

For a kids' show, Voltron Legendary Defender sure has a high body count.

 
 
 
 

Allegedly, this year's Steam Summer Sale will be this Thursday. I hope they still have vote-based sales and a decent gimmick for the event this year.

 
 
 

When and why was the file upload limit changed from 3 MB to 2 MB?

 
 
 

Hey Dtoiders, any of you playing or replaying Rage?

 
 
 

Jeff Sessions is a child-stealing, evil, and soulless fascist. The sooner Drumpf's regime meets its downfall and he and his minions are in prison, the better.



 
 
 

The Quirky Domain looks like a fun and Lovecraftian map, but Umbra of Fate could use some changes to the boss fights.



 
 
 
 

I have 2 Steam coupons that are about to expire very soon and I will give them away to anyone that asks for them. I have 25% OFF Antigraviator For Gas Guzzlers Extreme Owners and 70% OFF Galactic Civilizations III For GC2 Owners.

 
 
 

Why do potato products reheat so poorly in microwave ovens?

 
 
 
 

This might sound a bit heretical, but the space game genre is starting to get a little crowded on Steam.

 
 
 

I wouldn't say that Sony's or Square Enix's press conferences were that good, but they also didn't drop the ball like EA.


 
 
 

Quake Champions is free until the 18th. If you get the game for free, it basically works on a free to play system. 1 champion is given for free. 1 champion can be acquired through the tutorials, and 1 other champion is on a daily rotation.

 
 
 

Hey Twizzlers, I like your Rainbow candy straws, but please change the grape flavor. I don't like the way it currently tastes.

 
 
 

So, that Agony game sounds pretty bad, at least according to Yahtzee's review of it. I get that some devs want to let the player just explore the mechanics of the game, but giving an explanation for when those mechanics are needed is necessary.

 
 
 

Bleh, I hate summer. It's too hot, it's too humid, it's too sweaty, and even for indie games, it can be so barren for entertainment. I prefer a whiteout so much over this. As long as the electricity stays on.

 
 


About Electric Reaperone of us since 10:55 AM on 08.12.2013

I am a gamer who prefers games that are more about action than story; especially shooters, action RPG's and hack-and-slashers. I often don't care that much about a video game's story, and instead focus on the weapons instead: how they sound, how they fire/attack, how they look, how they function, and how the more unusual weapons may work. Sometimes a game may be great in just about every category, but I might just ignore it for using boring conventional guns that I've shot a million times.

I am into sci-fi, supernatural, and mecha anime/TV shows/movies/games. I don't care that much about photorealism, unless it drags the gameplay down.



Over the years, I have seen a lot of stupid/unwanted things in the video game industry. Online passes for multiplayer, on-disc downloadable content, day one DLC in Mass Effect 3, pre-order bonuses for Brink, multiple versions of Evolve, collector's edition for the first Watch Dogs game, microtransactions in Dead Space 3, and more. I have also seen things that get in the way of the customer accessing the game they legally bought. SecuROM in Crysis, Games For Windows Live in Red Faction Guerilla (removed over a year ago) SecuROM AND GFWL in Bioshock 2 (both removed years ago), always online DRM in Dead Space 2, Origin in Mass Effect 3, and Denuvo anti-tamper in Doom 4 (it might not get in the way of playing the game but I still have a deep-seated hatred for it). Why does the game industry keep doing this crap? Is ticking off your customers with these draconian measures really worth a week or a few months of zero piracy?

 
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