• Pariah-’s Activity
  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic God of War IV. on the System Wars board

    Yes. God of War 2 is the best. Nevet played Ghost of Sparta. God of War 3's story was shit, and suffered a handling downgrade thanks to Asmussen. Ascension was excellentwith a good story and gameplay ...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic Official Dark Souls 2 thread of preparing to die again!. on the Games Discussion board

    It's been okay so far. I wouldn't say it's superior to Dark Souls though. It definitely feels less functional and balanced than the first.

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic God of War Ascension deserved better. on the System Wars board

    @WilliamRLBaker said: there is a reason Jaffe left after the first because it was finished Cory Barlog says hello.Everything else you say sounds like typically contrarian you: token critique for the ...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic God of War Ascension deserved better. on the System Wars board

    I agree with you completely. Ascension was an excellent game that seemed like a return to Barlog-esque story-telling and gameplay innovation--although I was kind of pissed off they didn't bring back H...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @ZombiKiller7Why don't we have 10 or 15 cable companies in each city?Because of Net Neutrality laws rendering any would-be attempt pointless. Why bother innovating more cable services/wiring-technique...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @BeardMaster said: Apples and oranges my friend, to equate shipping to cable providers you would have to drive to the customers house everyday in hopes that they have something to ship. Which is obvi...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @ZombieKiller7 You are describing a situation where all consumers are either railroaded to the huge company's service thru smaller companies, or that the huge company is allowed to drown smaller compe...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @-Rhett81- said:The free market only works when there's not a monopoly. The issue here is the premise that the free market allows for monopolies in the first place. Historically, monopolies are produ...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @ZombieKiller7No, it's based on the premise that telecom by its very nature is anticompetative.No, it's based on the premise that telecom by its very nature is anticompetative.That's your claim. Not y...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    Beardmaster, you're putting all of the weight of the issue onto the company politics between the players in the market and not taking into mind the consumer itself. People said the exact same things y...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @blue_hazy_basic said: OK i said no reply but .... "The goal of anti-trust laws is not to benefit other companies, but rather to keep them all on level playing field. But you've just admitted that ...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @blue_hazy_basic said:@Pariah-: lol ok 1 more brief reply (and then seriously done replying to you). Yes, the idea of preventing certain mergers is indeed to benefit other companies and promote comp...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @blue_hazy_basic said:1. root cause of monopoly is absolutely not the issue2. Never claimed net neutrality caused monopolies3. Government does prevent monopolies all the time by preventing mergers th...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    Again, for the third time, the root of the issue is what causes monopolies and, as such, what would cause a monopoly in the ISP market. The irony of your argument is that you're claiming that Net Neut...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @Basinboy said:Net Neutrality is a defensible concept, but overall I can see why the courts nicked the anti-blocking premise on which much of it hinges.By requiring all data be treated equal, edge pr...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @blue_hazy_basic said: @Pariah- said: I love how a European is trying to lecture me on readings of the US Constitution and deflect any criticism with 'you're evading' and 'selective reading' and 'mis...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    Yech!I voted for Fred Thompson. And Ted Turner's an idiot.To get back on topic: I predict that Net Neutrality, with regards to gaming, is largely going to be a non-issue. Yes, some sites out there ar...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    I love how a European is trying to lecture me on readings of the US Constitution and deflect any criticism with 'you're evading' and 'selective reading' and 'misinterpreting' and "TEA-PARTY!!'You came...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @blue_hazy_basic said: @Pariah-: You read too many Tea Party myths my friend.(and again you rant about the government rather than the issues)And you still can't admit "and yes those companies had a h...

  • Pariah- posted a message in the forum topic US Court Strikes Down Net Neutrality: Pay for Online Games?. on the System Wars board

    @Joedgabe said:@Pariah-: It wasn't for argument, i was just mening to throw in an extra bone on the matter. and that sucks about you and your family. We're at least managing over here but it feels m...