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Is it too much to hope there is some rad cyborg genius out there willing to do whatever it takes to solve this current crisis? "We've won, it's over. We stopped the infection and closed the portal. But it's come at a price. Watch out for Demons. Ciao!"


 
 

Often the biggest PR disasters are simply a matter of managing expectations through order of operations. If Xbone had shown off it's abilities as a game console BEFORE all the TVTVTVSPORTSSPORTSSPORTSDRMDRMDRM, history may have been diff. Continued below.


 
 

Double Discount sale on PSN right now. Some killer deals. Snagged that semi not terrible new Terminator game for $15, and as jenky as shit as it is, WWE 2K20 Deluxe edition for sub $30 is just my price point for glitchy entertainment.


 
 

My Sekiro journey continues and man oh man, it keeps upping the bar and I believe I'm still early on. Genichiro, way of Tomoe is one of the coolest bosses I've ever played. He's the true hero of the tale, haha.

 
 

Well, played the FF7 demo and now I'm positive I'll just wait for the full game. It's just so condensed, and feels like a fanfic hack'n slash. None of that is bad, but I know the story and nothing screamed day 1 to me, especially so incomplete. Its ok tho


 
 

Man Sekiro is getting intense, but I'm liking it more and more. This fight was nuts, and even though it looks sloppy (because Im still bad and super sloppy haha) Im proud that I beat him on my legit first try. If all bosses are super slow Im golden, haha

 
 

Question for DS: if you could "trade in" your digital only games for credit, would you? Say they invented a system where they gave you 20% off what you paid for the game in e-store credit, but they deactivate your license from playing again, would you?

 
 

Spent 2 hours last night, still can't beat Sekiro's first boss. First. Not frustrating yet but man it's brutal. Kinda makes you wonder if choosing a game that will be inapproachable to many as GotY is really representing gaming's best. Just pondering.


 
 

Time has not healed one of last gens greatest wounds, Activision savaging High Moon and distorting them into a COD backup puppy mill. They deserved so much better, essentially being the only ones who took a Transformers game universe seriously. Thank you.

 
 

And DIII RoS for PS3 down. Took longer than Vanilla because of all the leveling. Annoying how little transfered. Next up Eternal Collection for PS4 and Ill be caught up a bit on my action rpg backlog, just in time to start Darksiders Genesis.


 
 

MK11 Spawn Gameplay Trailer on March 8th. Seems like a lifetime away but nice to have a date.

 
 

Poetic FF8 Musing. ***SPOILERS INSIDE***


 
 

My fellow gamers, has anyone played Orta on Xbone One or X? If so, how does it run? I bought an OG Xbox back in the day just to play this and I'm feeling that hankering again. I read it was compatible on the new systems but not a lot of details on it.


 
 
 

Welp, Vanilla DIII down, 3 weeks, 6 days. That 5 mil grind was kinda hell (get it), but was awesome to play a very classic, unpatched version of DIII. Didn't even have a mailbox yet, and the hardest difficulty was Master V. Next up, RoS PS3.


 
 

The Woburn MA GameStop I've been visiting for nearly 14 years is now closing. When I last visited, they were proudly displaying a corporate award for excellence on the door. This is going to be a rough year if GS can't make it to the new consoles.

 
 

Anyone else ever have dreams that they are a Wrestler? If yes, were you any good? It's a power trip to be the center of attention in the ring, until I remember I have no idea what to do or how the match will go. Ring general I am not.


 
 

Backlog update: nearly 8 years later, started playing Diablo III for PS3, the console port that arguably fixed the game by forgoing the awful auction house. Very impressed by how well the game aged, as well as how beautiful it still looks on a PS3.


 
 

Fine, fine. Okay fine. I'm in. Fine.

 
 

Heads up, PSN having an End of Year Sale for 835 games. Now enjoy a gorgeous pic I took from my bathroom window yesterday. #WashYoHands


 
 

30 years ago, Batman sent his death car to kill every last man, woman and child in Axis Chemicals for the greater good of Gowtham. He wasn't FN around. That's the Batman I grew up with. Can't wait to relive that moment courtesy of Lego this Christmas :)


 
 

After a long silence, God tier developer Vanillaware's 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim launches this week in JP. Famitsu gave it a 38/40, placing it among Vanillaware's best. Cannot wait for next year's localization.


 
 

You know something is legit when everyone is on the same page. Kudos to Remedy for their work.


 
 

When reviews said SW Jedi: Fallen Order feels like Souls game, I ironically lost a lot of interest. There's many things I'd do with force powers and a light saber, but being slow and methodical aren't among them. I'll wait for a sale. What say you all?


 
 

Dat bust, Dem hips, it's nice to see NRS get the memo that women come in different shapes. My ultimate MK milf is koming back. Kannot wait.


 
 

Legit obsessed with Blasphemous. The sprite work, level and story quality are all god-tier, especially for a kickstarted indy. The animation is so visceral, difficulty just right and getting the plat can be brutal as so much is miss-able. It's perfect.


 
 

Just bought Phantasmagoria on Steam. No witty pun or point to this post really, just happy to play this gem on another platform. Apex FMV game for the win!


 
 

I wonder who the FF7 Remake is actually intended for. Younger gamers won't have nostalgia for an RPG from 97 they may not have played, and many older FF7 fans have since become jaded with the fragmented practices of modern gaming, esp from SE. *shrugs*


 
 

NSFW - All MK11 Fatalities on Terminator T-800. Well, all I can say is they did the best they could, haha.

 
 

Soooo, Terminator (T-800) is out as DLC for MK11 in about 3 weeks. I'm not sure people thought this through enough. Either they're gonna have to retcon the T-800 A LOT or someone's gonna have to go and manually update the existing Fatalities A LOT.


 
 

About Startydeone of us since 11:51 AM on 06.12.2010

Gaming, wrestling and transformers fan. At times opinionated, but always reasonable and enjoy a good conversation on the past and present of all things gaming.

Psychological Profile:

Movies I love:

Robocop (1986)
Transformers (1986)
Masters of the Universe (1987)
Batman (1989)
The Last Starfighter
Big Trouble in Little China
The Wraith
Bill & Ted's Anything Anything
Starchaser: The Legend of Orin

Games I love:

Mortal Kombat 9
FFIII
Spec Ops the Line
Chrono Cross
MGS3
Capcom Vs SNK2
Zoe2
Riven
Eternal Champions: Challenge from the Darkside
Phantasmagoria
Guilty Gear
Adventures of Batman & Robin (Genesis)

Things I've Collected:

Transformers
GI Joes
Animation Cels
Sealed Games
Graded Comics
Figures
Original Art
Comic Art
MtG Cards

PSN Trophies:

Current Count 15000+
Current Plats 275

Celebrating 10 years frequenting (lurking) Destructoid. Looking forward to the next 10.
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