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  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Kotaku Reported To Exchange Positive Game Coverage For Sex. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @ad1x2 said:Well, considering that I can count on one hand the amount of attractive female game developers that I know of this probably isn't going to be a huge problem. Unless we are going to surmise...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Summer Slam Cena vs Lesner !. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    I knew Lesnar after UFC decided he wasn't going play "theatre" all night and 16 Suplexes proves it. Makes for good WWdrama anyways.

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Phil Fish Twitter Meltdown. on the System Wars board

    Allright. We need to have social media diet holidays. From hashtagvism to obsessive tweeting this is quantifiably BAD for us as a species. There's little of any sign of negative violent reinforcement...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic What I Look for in a Great Game. on the Games Discussion board

    Just a few little addendum. Nice strong article. Very well thought out.Yeah I figure for story not only should it be in tandem w/ gameplay but in direct service of. Because you can have great emotiona...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Have You Ever Been "IN THE ZONE" ?. on the Games Discussion board

    @Lulu_Lulu: Sure with many titles over the years but notably with Tekken, DOOM, difficult JRPG boss battles, Road Rash, Counter Strike and F.E.A.R. series etc.Just something about having a narrow mar...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Game Theory/Prisoner's Dilemma - Difficulty. on the Games Discussion board

    Here's the thing. Noticing difficulty is an afterthought.The heart of the problem, is people care more about avatar strength assets and influence than unique level design. The level is supposed to gi...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic A Compelling Case For Nintendo To Go Third Party (Long Read). on the System Wars board

    Sorry homie, all the signs are there, but if John Carmack couldn't convince them in the early 90's they probably won't budge now.

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Which is a worse trend?. on the Games Discussion board

    @Black_Knight_00: Yep. Splinter Cell copycats.its like hmm I wonder what we used to do when we couldnt see through walls.Oh THATS right. we used our EARS doy!

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why do people have wrong idea that Survival horror = Scary. on the Games Discussion board

    @Lulu_Lulu: I wouldnt say its bad design. Most games have a balance of give and take, otherwise how would've all these older gamers lived to tell the tale of beating them. When you look at the LPs f...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why do people have wrong idea that Survival horror = Scary. on the Games Discussion board

    @Lulu_Lulu: Forgive me for bringing back those olden days nostalgia of dealing with limited resources, but I remember over time, limited resources turned from being frustrating into inspiration for ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Is "Heavy Rain" as good as "Max Payne"?. on the Games Discussion board

    Different types of games my friend. Plus there's no kung fu mod for Heavy Rain. BeholdDavid Cage may have 'some' pluses, and moments of authentic emotion and interactivity but seems he's still find...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Daily Show Not As Funny W/Out Writer John Oliver?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @Master_Live: To me its situational. Its like a benevolent good king. They have room to make their land prosper and not get hampered by favoritism, and then just watch that power fall into the power ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Daily Show Not As Funny W/Out Writer John Oliver?. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @Master_Live: I think like Chris Matthews, Jon Stewart is looking for not just a good moderate leader but a ballsy pragmatist, that won't lower themselves to fluff from political opposition in congre...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why I finally feel feminism is necessary. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @vl4d_l3nin: # 4 was the dead giveaway.

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic What is the appeal to Half-Life franchise?. on the System Wars board

    @ghostwarrior786: Far as I know Its well paced between battle set pieces, environment puzzles, with some exploration. Every level you're doing something relatively unique compared to the last level. ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Why I finally feel feminism is necessary. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @truechartreuse: got a question. If you were given full consciousness before birth, seeing previews and being knowledgeable of what advantages and disadvantages men and women have socially and physica...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Are you getting fed up with the nonsense of the major game publishers?. on the Games Discussion board

    Amen brotha.Being annoyingly saturated with the advertisement and addiction culture around WoW, Tony Hawk, Madden and Guitar Hero should've been the signs that something was clearly wrong. Sure they ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Games that value gameplay over graphics amd story line?. on the Games Discussion board

    @Lulu_Lulu: that shooter was cool though wasn't it? heh hehAnd plus Shinji was involved so that's no suprise. Him and Hideki Kamiya are almost like video games 'John Woo'

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Is "The Last of Us" as good as "Half-Life"?. on the Games Discussion board

    One was the first to prove you can use set pieces entirely to facilitate a story. The other needed cutscenes for its drama...not fair? two different games? Okay...what else can we measure...Allright t...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gamespot says goodbye to some of its staff. on the Games Discussion board

    @Garfield360UK: Oh nah dude. It is sad over all, just fuels that idea of instability, when layoffs hit so suddenly, and the same old personalities aren't around anymore. Sucks that Maxwell got hit to...