• achilles614’s Activity
  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic A warning for people thinking about buying Garden Warfare.... on the Xbox Discussion board

    I've had zero issues finding populated matches. East coast US here.

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Why the ps4 isn't stronger than the X1 (updated). on the System Wars board

    ITT the op makes a good point how you can't see the benefit of a stronger GPU if the CPU bottlenecks it...then most of the replies consist of people with an IQ of 2 that don't understand principles o...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic I need monitor wisdom. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    @bfa1509 said: These are some invaluable points. I will also be coding, running simulation software, solid modelling and reading lots and lots of pdfs, word documents, powerpoints etc.. I was already...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic I need monitor wisdom. on the PC & Mac Discussion board

    I use an ASUS vg248qe monitor at home, 144hz is a world of difference from 60hz for gaming and desktop use. The color is absolute shit out of the box, colors blend and look washed out. If you like hav...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic What are you drinking right now. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Black coffee...ran out of creamer

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Does anyone here stand their console vertical?. on the Xbox Discussion board

    If you can make sure the console is stable and no vents are covered then it might be fine...only issue I could see is the main vent being sideways and it adversely affecting heat transfer.Your best be...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Dragon Age: Inquisition PC or PS4?. on the Games Discussion board

    Lately I've been buying multiplats for my consoles...I have a great PC, but I try to use it more for PC exclusives these days. Too many shit ports to PC imo.

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic if children are our future, America is in trouble. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Who cares if those people know random historical facts? At that level of education you have better things to focus on. I don't know shit about history but I'm good with programming/computers/electroni...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic N64 keeps restarting. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    Check to see if your jumper pak or expansion pak gets hot after a while of playing. My N64 kept resetting due to a bad expansion pak.I would also try your cable with another power cable.

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic What do you do to protect your privacy on the interwebs?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    I definitely don't do enough to protect my privacy online...but I suppose there's nothing really interesting about me online, nothing that I wouldn't tell someone I just met. I'm also a fairly open p...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Less than a day in and SSB has broken my 3DS.. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    It's only a matter of time before 3rd party companies make replacement circle pads. Then broken sticks will be a non-issue, 15 minutes with the right screw driver and it's fixed.Sorry your 3DS doesn'...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic You don't understand Destiny.... on the System Wars board

    I'm really enjoying my time with the game so far, the combat, worlds, and things to do are great. I've spent most of my time in deathmatch and control which are a ton of fun.Don't understand the hate...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic So what's the argument against backwards compatibility?. on the System Wars board

    A lot of misunderstanding in this thread...the reason the new consoles (except wii u) lack BC is because they use completely different architecture than their predecessors. Including the hardware to p...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic What classes are you taking this semester?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @BranKetra said: @Allicrombie said: @BranKetra: that's great. My books are hella expensive, the psych books are like 200 a pop.Yes. My school bookstore is like that, so Barnes and Noble was the rati...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Is the iPhone mankind's greatest invention? Ever?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @comp_atkins: 100% agreed on the transistor.

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic What classes are you taking this semester?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @lostrib said:Researchin what field? Early stages, late stages?

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic What classes are you taking this semester?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Taking 14 credits and doing research with a professor.Embedded systems-Microcontroller systems, assembly language programming, data representation, memory and device interfacing, timing analysis, para...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic NINTENDO 3DS XL MARIO WHITE EDITION NTSC!. on the Nintendo Discussion board

    @purplelabel said: @nini200 said: @purplelabel said: @nini200 said: @purplelabel: really now? Hmm I may haveto look into this, thanks. Can the triforce logo be carved off it without damaging it? I'...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic Phil Spencer: Framerate is more important than resolution. on the System Wars board

    Frame rate is so much more important than resolution. Been playing N64 a lot lately and the games on it are riddled with frame rate issues, pretty sure Majora's Mask drops into the low 20s frequently...

  • achilles614 posted a message in the forum topic GBA Link to the Past: Not saving. on the Games Discussion board

    The game cartridge likely uses a small watch battery to maintain the save data, your save battery is probably dead.They're easy to replace, you need a tri-wing screwdriver and the correct battery. All...