System Wars Lounge v43 -- The No Weeaboos Allowed Edition

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#51 Posted by Hallenbeck77 (14404 posts) -

@hallenbeck77 said:

I know I'm opening myself up for ridicule for asking this, but what is a weeaboo?

Someone who is obsessed with Japan/Japanese Culture/Anime. Vile creatures that must be exterminated.

That friggin' avatar of yours almost made me do a spit take.

#52 Posted by mmmwksil (14234 posts) -

@whiskeystrike Why would you assume I was dead? Because I made the conscious decision to not visit this site for over a year as I slowly got rid of 70% of my video game collection? I figured since I wasn't buying new games there was no point in my being a part of this community. I don't even know why I returned other than kinda sorta bored.

#53 Posted by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

Man, Arrow last night. Holy crap!

#54 Edited by AdobeArtist (22829 posts) -

Man, Arrow last night. Holy crap!

This entire season - epic nerdgasm!!!

#55 Posted by Bigboi500 (29420 posts) -

@hallenbeck77 said:

I know I'm opening myself up for ridicule for asking this, but what is a weeaboo?

"A negative term directed to anyone overly obsessed with Japanese culture to the point where they become annoying."

But here it means: "you like something/anything Japanese? You damm weaboo!" It's baka.

#56 Posted by bbkkristian (14946 posts) -

Ugh apparently my ps3 save data is all tied to online functionality. It's so stupid! I keep getting trophy error messages, so I have to start over on every single one of my games. EVERY one. And some are giving me BS messages like "you cannot use data from another user" Really?? Omg.

Gawd, Sony, can't you make a console that will last longer than 3 years? And drop the $100 price tag to fix them please.

#57 Edited by Xaero_Gravity (8715 posts) -

@mems_1224:

On par with The Odyssey from last season.

#58 Posted by kitty (114619 posts) -

got my new cpu and mobo installed =P win 7 took forever >_>

#59 Edited by Technoweirdo (7113 posts) -

I always thought that "No Weeaboos Allowed" was a rule across all lounges, not that it stopped any.

@mmmwksil said:

@whiskeystrike Why would you assume I was dead? Because I made the conscious decision to not visit this site for over a year as I slowly got rid of 70% of my video game collection? I figured since I wasn't buying new games there was no point in my being a part of this community. I don't even know why I returned other than kinda sorta bored.

Nostalgic, perhaps? Only came here on a whim to see how things were going myself.

@bbkkristian said:

Ugh apparently my ps3 save data is all tied to online functionality. It's so stupid! I keep getting trophy error messages, so I have to start over on every single one of my games. EVERY one. And some are giving me BS messages like "you cannot use data from another user" Really?? Omg.

Gawd, Sony, can't you make a console that will last longer than 3 years? And drop the $100 price tag to fix them please.

From what I've gathered:

Create new profile, copy save data over, delete old profile, log into PSN, sync trophies.

#60 Posted by CountBleck12 (22700 posts) -

@CountBleck12 said:

@hallenbeck77 said:

I know I'm opening myself up for ridicule for asking this, but what is a weeaboo?

"A negative term directed to anyone overly obsessed with Japanese culture to the point where they become annoying."

But here it means: "you like something/anything Japanese? You damm weaboo!" It's baka.

Yeah really, it's like well sumimasen that I like this stuff, geez.

#61 Edited by 93BlackHawk93 (5348 posts) -

@Technoweirdo said:.
@mmmwksil said:

@whiskeystrike Why would you assume I was dead? Because I made the conscious decision to not visit this site for over a year as I slowly got rid of 70% of my video game collection? I figured since I wasn't buying new games there was no point in my being a part of this community. I don't even know why I returned other than kinda sorta bored.

Nostalgic, perhaps? Only came here on a whim to see how things were going myself.

O_T

Beautiful.

#62 Posted by Sweenix (5398 posts) -

Fine! i'll go eslewhere!! :@

#63 Posted by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

@Sweenix: I'm pretty sure when Xaero said No weeaboos, he was trying to deter Finalstar. Or maybe Charizard.

You could stay anyways, just because.

#64 Edited by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

@Sweenix: I'm pretty sure when Xaero said No weeaboos, he was trying to deter Finalstar. Or maybe Charizard.

You could stay anyways, just because.

No, both of you have to leave. See you next month.

#65 Posted by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

@mems_1224: But the waiter said the soufflé would be another 45 minutes.

#66 Posted by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

@mems_1224: But the waiter said the soufflé would be another 45 minutes.

That man has been let go. We dont serve your kind here.

#67 Posted by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

@mems_1224: Well somebody better get me the goddamn soufflé I paid for, or I'll trash this place on Yelp.

#68 Posted by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

@mems_1224: Well somebody better get me the goddamn soufflé I paid for, or I'll trash this place on Yelp.

I leave you some scraps in a doggy bag in the dumpster out back. You're welcome.

#69 Posted by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

*loiters*

#70 Posted by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -

@mems_1224 said:

Man, Arrow last night. Holy crap!

This entire season - epic nerdgasm!!!

I've missed a few episodes this season, I hate you guys :3

#71 Posted by kitty (114619 posts) -

Think I got unlucky with this mobo, as I have an annoying problem. >_> But other than that it works fine.

#72 Edited by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -
#73 Posted by nintendoboy16 (26343 posts) -

Started playing: Mass Effect 2 and Civilization Revolution (360 versions)

#74 Posted by blue_hazy_basic (27416 posts) -

New lounge was supposed to be Cosplay themed >:|

#75 Edited by blue_hazy_basic (27416 posts) -

@hallenbeck77 said:

@CountBleck12 said:

@hallenbeck77 said:

I know I'm opening myself up for ridicule for asking this, but what is a weeaboo?

"A negative term directed to anyone overly obsessed with Japanese culture to the point where they become annoying."

Was not aware of that. I wonder what the opposite of that would be, i.e., someone who is obsessed with American culture to the point of annoyance.

a Texan.(or mems-ies)

#76 Posted by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

@hallenbeck77 said:

@CountBleck12 said:

@hallenbeck77 said:

I know I'm opening myself up for ridicule for asking this, but what is a weeaboo?

"A negative term directed to anyone overly obsessed with Japanese culture to the point where they become annoying."

Was not aware of that. I wonder what the opposite of that would be, i.e., someone who is obsessed with American culture to the point of annoyance.

a Texan.(or mems-ies)

LOL

#77 Posted by mmmwksil (14234 posts) -

@Technoweirdo Oh gods what have they done to that beautiful song? I do not like. No like at all. And by the look of things you've come to stay, too. I don't know if I'll stay for very long, because I do have a network of friends elsewhere and like I mentioned, I don't buy games anymore to keep up with discussion here.

#78 Posted by Allicrombie (25150 posts) -

lol I posted in the old lounge.

#79 Posted by Technoweirdo (7113 posts) -
@mmmwksil said:

Oh gods what have they done to that beautiful song? I do not like. No like at all. And by the look of things you've come to stay, too. I don't know if I'll stay for very long, because I do have a network of friends elsewhere and like I mentioned, I don't buy games anymore to keep up with discussion here.

Pretty much my first reaction to the song too. On the second listen, I discarded the 'image' of the old song and approached it as a completely new one. And you know what? I liked it. I liked it a lot. Appreciated the more soothing tone compared to the old one and it evoked the image of a fun romp through the savannah night.

O_T

Beautiful.

I'm glad someone enjoyed it at least~

Oh, can't be arsed to make a full write-up now, but since I'm quoting the two of you...

----------

Angel Beats - Impressions:

Yuri's forceful, but doesn't have the same spunk that made Haruhi a likable character.
Characters (and their quirks) in general get old quick, TK excluded.
Yuri's backstory was overkill.
I wanted to smash Yui's head in after she ruined a major moment for Hinata in one of the earlier episodes.
Don't care very much for the random insertion of villains for the sake of drama.
Don't care very much for the action scenes either as a result of said villains.
Liked Yuzuru's backstory, though it did get too depressing at times.
Yui's backstory. ;-; (I still hate her)
If you want to destroy a computer, destroy the fucking computer, not the goddamn monitor.
Didn't like sudden character behaviour changes in the last ep.
Ending didn't have enough build-up; was rushed. Needed more Kanade and Shiina, but mainly more Kanade.

-

Upcoming VN will hopefully fix my issues,

Speaking of VNs, y'all should learn Japanese to help get the Oreimo VN translated faster. At least up until Kuroneko's route's done. Feel free to leave after~ You know I need this, Brown.

#80 Edited by chessmaster1989 (29116 posts) -

@mmmwksil said:

Oh gods what have they done to that beautiful song? I do not like. No like at all. And by the look of things you've come to stay, too. I don't know if I'll stay for very long, because I do have a network of friends elsewhere and like I mentioned, I don't buy games anymore to keep up with discussion here.

Pretty much my first reaction to the song too. On the second listen, I discarded the 'image' of the old song and approached it as a completely new one. And you know what? I liked it. I liked it a lot. Appreciated the more soothing tone compared to the old one and it evoked the image of a fun romp through the savannah night.

@93BlackHawk93 said:

O_T

Beautiful.

I'm glad someone enjoyed it at least~

Oh, can't be arsed to make a full write-up now, but since I'm quoting the two of you...

----------

Angel Beats - Impressions:

Yuri's forceful, but doesn't have the same spunk that made Haruhi a likable character.

Characters (and their quirks) in general get old quick, TK excluded.

Yuri's backstory was overkill.

I wanted to smash Yui's head in after she ruined a major moment for Hinata in one of the earlier episodes.

Don't care very much for the random insertion of villains for the sake of drama.

Don't care very much for the action scenes either as a result of said villains.

Liked Yuzuru's backstory, though it did get too depressing at times.

Yui's backstory. ;-; (I still hate her)

If you want to destroy a computer, destroy the fucking computer, not the goddamn monitor.

Didn't like sudden character behaviour changes in the last ep.

Ending didn't have enough build-up; was rushed. Needed more Kanade and Shiina, but mainly more Kanade.

-

Upcoming VN will hopefully fix my issues,

Speaking of VNs, y'all should learn Japanese to help get the Oreimo VN translated faster. At least up until Kuroneko's route's done. Feel free to leave after~ You know I need this, Brown.

Angel Beats was pretty bad. That said, the rocket chair sequence was hilarious.

#81 Posted by bbkkristian (14946 posts) -

Hey guys, if you didn't know already, my ps3's wifi kicked the bucket... Or so I thought, if you could give me some advice, especially if you know about network issues, please take a look at my thread:

http://www.gamespot.com/forums/playstation-discussion-1000002/ps3-phat-stopped-detecting-ethernet-wifi-network-u-31129145/#0

#82 Posted by zanelli (776 posts) -

No Weeaboos! BAKA~

I'm going to move to Japan and catch all the Pokémon desu~ Then you will all pay for such an insult, because Sephiroth is my bishie, BAKA desu~

BAKA BAKA BAKA desu~

...

Okay I'll just leave... :P

#83 Edited by Xaero_Gravity (8715 posts) -

So I just bought the Hasselhoff nose job option in Stick of Truth, and umm...

Can't figure out how to spoiler tag the picture, so I'll just host it here.

#84 Posted by mems_1224 (46721 posts) -

LMFAO Xaero. Thats f***ing great

#85 Edited by Allicrombie (25150 posts) -

As usual, I have no idea what Xaero is talking about.

#86 Posted by Xaero_Gravity (8715 posts) -
#87 Posted by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

Strider

HNNNGGGG

#88 Posted by Xaero_Gravity (8715 posts) -
#89 Edited by Demonjoe93 (9531 posts) -

Well, Atlanta was playing competitively against the Warriors tonight. God, we suck now.

#90 Edited by kitty (114619 posts) -

turns out my old cpu was bottlenecking me, can't seem to run the game under 60 fps. with v-sync off, I'm getting a constant 80 - 85.

#91 Edited by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -

As usual, I have no idea what Xaero is talking about.

Just nod your head and pretend you do, that's what I usually do.

#92 Edited by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

New sig that I took way too long getting up courtesy of BRP.

#93 Edited by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -

@darkspineslayer said:

New sig that I took way too long getting up courtesy of BRP.

Can't see it...am I gonna have to re upload it? lol -.-

#94 Edited by darkspineslayer (19570 posts) -

God damnit. I blame glitchspot.

Edit: It's active now. It's whether or not Glitchspot feels like showing it off now.

#95 Edited by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -

God damnit. I blame glitchspot.

Edit: It's active now. It's whether or not Glitchspot feels like showing it off now.

I see it now

#96 Posted by ArisShadows (22615 posts) -

:/ Bored.

#97 Posted by Ballroompirate (22598 posts) -
#98 Posted by kitty (114619 posts) -

Going beast mode with my pg, look at my ast stat
http://i.imgur.com/N0VROU5.png
http://i.imgur.com/V4QsjOs.png
http://i.imgur.com/5ZRTMEk.png

#99 Edited by Gamerno66666 (161 posts) -
#100 Edited by Technoweirdo (7113 posts) -

Angel Beats was pretty bad. That said, the rocket chair sequence was hilarious.

Yeah, that was a good one. Third time was especially funny.