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  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic western games vs japanese games on the Games Discussion board.

    @Jag85 said:@bluedeathking said: @atleticlover said: western games easily. Japanese games tend too be to cheesy. hard to take the characters seriously half the time. and i mostly play games for stor...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Games Where You Go Back 'Home' on the Games Discussion board.

    in Final Fantasy 8 Balamb Garden does feel like home, in a school dormy way, the largest mobile home I've ever seen but still homey. You return to it, defend it from attacks, have memories with other ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Viewing the gaming industry from both sides on the Games Discussion board.

    Marketing culture for all blockbuster entertainment is horrendously over saturated.The goal should be to hold back the biggest suprises all the way down to the game design and pace out the content to ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    saw this posted on the escapist. probably not relevant but interestingAnonymous SourcePosts: 2Joined: 3 Jul 2014I think most have missed the cause of this controversy. The IeSF World Championship is h...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Torture - From Passive Observer to Complicit Perpetrator on the Games Discussion board.

    Thats where things got off track. Devs gave into the player's want to just wreak havoc and mess around. They need the room to take risks in games without judgement, and sure we need our room to mess ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic When did games quit being about gameplay??? on the Games Discussion board.

    @darkknight9174: When megapublishers became extremely shallow, about how outlier western an eastern studios framed narratives for action game play."Cutscenes? We can do those too!"Facepalm.Some game...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic video games as art on the Games Discussion board.

    @Lulu_Lulu: Yeah. I'll give you that.the purpose of using mental stimulants in games is to inform or condition the player to react to stuff in the game that's meant for the brain.I guess when we got ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Yoshida Believes Nintendo Brings Balance To Industry on the System Wars board.

    Problem is others dont understand history. You don't compete with nintendo by being the 'bad boy' console. Look at Sega. Sony understood its a 'numbers' game, not a demographic game. If the gameplay i...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Gaming Tournament: No Women Allowed? on the Games Discussion board.

    Damn. This is bad pr for masculine entertainment. At least the digital kind. The hell're these guys doing drawing heat on us? This aint the olympics. Allright HBO. You win. Its not a sport.LOL.

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic How important is female representation in games to you? on the Games Discussion board.

    Sorry GS. It seems Gamers just aren't stubborn oppositional readers like film and literature buffs, unless the game sucks. Well...most of us.Many of us didnt let BJ Blaskovitch's or Master Chief's ima...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic How important is female representation in games to you? on the Games Discussion board.

    @experience_fade said:GameSpot cleverly worded the poll, either by mistake or on purpose. I think it was on purpose because of the ellipsis (...) at the end of the fourth choice.But is anyone else lau...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Bill of Game Rights on the Games Discussion board.

    I think we should share this. Jim Sterling would probably revel in this being reading aloud by someone with a white wig, and colonial accent.Nothing like the MCShea Gettysburg address though, honestl...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Far Cry 4 Developer interviews on the Games Discussion board.

    Awesome discussion. I know I have to maintain cynicism seeing how this gen is going but its great to have discussion where directors get back to realizing what games are and aren't. Thats one step to ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Examining Dude-Bro Game Design on the Games Discussion board.

    I'll sum it up even better. Rich people get cynical, its just a reflection of our economic regression were things aren't done to move society at large, and folks have the independence to build their ...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Are Horror Games Too Predictable? on the Games Discussion board.

    @schreudz: You're not scared because, its all visual. You can get over visual eventually. Its also about investing something into the game and being in fear of losing it, and then having to worry abo...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Resident Evil. What Happened? on the Games Discussion board.

    Bascially, Capcom's Clover Studio fell apart in mid 2000's. Capcom sent Shinji Mikami and Hideki Kamiya on their ways. That's what happened to RE. Also the plan to make all the games Gamecube exclusiv...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The Division Developer: “We Already Downgraded A Few Things” on the Games Discussion board.

    Totalbiscuit mentioned some theory going round that the mega publishers made deals with Sony or Microsoft to dumb down PC games to not make the reality of the lead platform and the mid range specs of...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic The use of the word "rape" pt.2 on the Games Discussion board.

    @anomaly1989 said:Oh, and I noticed how people started comparing it to calling people a "fag" for no reason or telling them to "kill yourself." While I agree that those things are wrong, this specifi...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic Phil Fish Says YouTube is Stealing From Him on the Games Discussion board.

    @Jacanuk: Eh. Well I say just look at it as one of those 'because capitalism' . Somethings are best decided by the market when the law is still written in antiquated ways that benefit the copyright o...

  • platinumking320 posted a message in the forum topic We love some games because of nostalgia on the Games Discussion board.

    @Lulu_Lulu said:I don't understand.... I like good games.... Most of them just happen to be old.Hear, Hear. Isnt that what its all about? Some new games consolidate the action to make things more ins...