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#301 Posted by ExoticAnimal (39796 posts) -

This glitch crap again? Post to see post. I may as well add if anybody didn't get this e-mail Amazon is gonna have a sale tomorrow starting midnight Pacific.

Customers who have purchased or shown an interest in video games might like to know that on Tuesday, June 26, 2012, the Amazon.com Gold Box will feature video game products for gamers all day long.Dracula68

Thanks for that but might not be in for like half the day since I'm heading out quite early.
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#302 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -
lollipop chainsaw is pretty neat.Allicrombie
The premise of that game is ridiculous.
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#303 Posted by Allicrombie (26213 posts) -
[QUOTE="Allicrombie"]lollipop chainsaw is pretty neat.BranKetra
The premise of that game is ridiculous.

its so funny, the dialogue is hilarious and its just a funky game all around. I'm enjoying it though
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#304 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

Played a bit more of Max Payne 3, it's a must get if you don't already have it.

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#305 Posted by Allicrombie (26213 posts) -

Played a bit more of Max Payne 3, it's a must get if you don't already have it.

lShadyl
I might if it wasn't for all the shooting.
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#306 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -
[QUOTE="BranKetra"][QUOTE="Allicrombie"]lollipop chainsaw is pretty neat.Allicrombie
The premise of that game is ridiculous.

its so funny, the dialogue is hilarious and its just a funky game all around. I'm enjoying it though

I didn't mean it in a bad way. >_> Maybe I'll try it out sometime after I exchange this blurry tv I just got.
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#307 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -
[QUOTE="lShadyl"]

Played a bit more of Max Payne 3, it's a must get if you don't already have it.

Allicrombie
I might if it wasn't for all the shooting.

Actually, I'm not a big fan of "the shooters era" myself, but I have to tell you, all the shooting's exactly the reason MP3 is fun. I usually don't give out shooter recommendations, so trust me on this one, you're gonna like it.
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#308 Posted by c_rakestraw (14870 posts) -

Actually, I'm not a big fan of "the shooters era" myself, but I have to tell you, all the shooting's exactly the reason MP3 is fun. I usually don't give out shooter recommendations, so trust me on this one, you're gonna like it.lShadyl

Is it a good starting point for someone who's never played a Max Payne game?

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#309 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

[QUOTE="lShadyl"] Actually, I'm not a big fan of "the shooters era" myself, but I have to tell you, all the shooting's exactly the reason MP3 is fun. I usually don't give out shooter recommendations, so trust me on this one, you're gonna like it.c_rake

Is it a good starting point for someone who's never played a Max Payne game?

I haven't gotten really deep into the game yet, but so far you can get the big idea, and you won't feel lost at all as it is a completely different story. HOWEVER, I would strongly advise playing the first games, though they may be old, they are extremely enjoyable.

But if you can't get around to doing so, I would at least suggest reading this article which tells you what happened in the first two games.

I hope that answered your question.

EDIT: Well this is new.(Check the unread posts number)

Glitch

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#310 Posted by ExoticAnimal (39796 posts) -
Yea, that's a glitch that happens quite too often on the forums, mainly with the larger sized threads.
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#311 Posted by c_rakestraw (14870 posts) -

I haven't gotten really deep into the game yet, but so far you can get the big idea, and you won't feel lost at all as it is a completely different story. HOWEVER, I would strongly advise playing the first games, though they may be old, they are extremely enjoyable.

But if you can't get around to doing so, I would at least suggest reading this article which tells you what happened in the first two games.

I hope that answered your question.

lShadyl

I already got the gist of what's happened (the episode of Escape From Mount Stupid GameSpot did on the series covered that well), but... heck, that's never stopped me from playing a series in order before. I'll just get a hold of the first two at some point.

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#312 Posted by Swanogt19 (24159 posts) -
[QUOTE="BranKetra"][QUOTE="Allicrombie"]lollipop chainsaw is pretty neat.Allicrombie
The premise of that game is ridiculous.

its so funny, the dialogue is hilarious and its just a funky game all around. I'm enjoying it though

What is your favorite stage thus far? My favorite was Stage 4 with Stage 3 a close second. Have you ever had a Space cake? :P
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#313 Posted by Swanogt19 (24159 posts) -
[QUOTE="Swanogt19"]I am nearing the end of Catherine and A Storm of Swords is getting interesting. Man I want to read more but I am just so captivated by Catherine. BranKetra
So that's a good one?

I take it you're referring to Catherine. My answer is yes. A great puzzle game that has a good story; one that is unique to videogames. The game appears to have some replay value. Looks like I would be going back and forth between Lollipop Chainsaw and Catherine to unlock extra stuff.
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#314 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -
[QUOTE="BranKetra"][QUOTE="Swanogt19"]I am nearing the end of Catherine and A Storm of Swords is getting interesting. Man I want to read more but I am just so captivated by Catherine. Swanogt19
So that's a good one?

I take it you're referring to Catherine. My answer is yes. A great puzzle game that has a good story; one that is unique to videogames. The game appears to have some replay value. Looks like I would be going back and forth between Lollipop Chainsaw and Catherine to unlock extra stuff.

Yeah. I've heard similar things about it. Sounds cool.
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#315 Posted by Swanogt19 (24159 posts) -
I would recommend checking it out if you have the time.
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#316 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -
I would recommend checking it out if you have the time. Swanogt19
Actually, I just ordered a lot of stuff this past weekend, so that will have to wait a little while.
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#317 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

I still wanna hear your opinions about Dead or Alive 5.

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#318 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

I still wanna hear your opinions about Dead or Alive 5.

lShadyl

DOA 5 is going to be another DOA typical game, just with a tweak or two, a new character or two. I'm going to buy it on day one, regardless. I need new fighters to play, besides Street Fighter, which I've been burned out by lately.

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#319 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Swanogt19"]I would recommend checking it out if you have the time. BranKetra
Actually, I just ordered a lot of stuff this past weekend, so that will have to wait a little while.

What did you order this time, Bran?

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#320 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

Today, I learned that Amazon shipped off my order of the entire Linkin Park discography, including the new album, with the last two Offspring records (the one that's out a long while and the one that came out today, as of this writing). All of it should be in on Friday...yay!

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#321 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

For some reason Spec Ops The Line embargo break got Toto's Hold the Line stuck in my head now.

Anybody get any good deals on Amazon? Going by the current clue I am thinking Witcher 2 is next and if it is 20 or less I am all over it. Got an hour and 46 min to kill and not forget to check back though.

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#322 Posted by Haziqonfire (36344 posts) -
Amazon.com is so much better than our piece of crap Amazon.ca. I hate you guys.
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#323 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -
[QUOTE="Haziqonfire"]Amazon.com is so much better than our piece of crap Amazon.ca. I hate you guys.

They are awesome for deals and awesome return service. Hell, they ship something back out immediately where I noticed other web siters need you to first send the damaged item back before they will ship anything.
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#324 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

[QUOTE="lShadyl"]

I still wanna hear your opinions about Dead or Alive 5.

Metamania

DOA 5 is going to be another DOA typical game, just with a tweak or two, a new character or two. I'm going to buy it on day one, regardless. I need new fighters to play, besides Street Fighter, which I've been burned out by lately.

Doesn't seem like "just a tweal or two", I mean...THEY DECREASED THE JIGGLING PHYSICS!

But in all seriousness, they seem to have been putting a lot of work into it, ofcourse it's still DoA, but seems like it's going to offer something new to the franchise.

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#325 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

For some reason Spec Ops The Line embargo break got Toto's Hold the Line stuck in my head now.

Anybody get any good deals on Amazon? Going by the current clue I am thinking Witcher 2 is next and if it is 20 or less I am all over it. Got an hour and 46 min to kill and not forget to check back though.

Dracula68

Is there a link to check out the latest deals, not to mention what you said recently about it?

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#326 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

[QUOTE="Dracula68"]

For some reason Spec Ops The Line embargo break got Toto's Hold the Line stuck in my head now.

Anybody get any good deals on Amazon? Going by the current clue I am thinking Witcher 2 is next and if it is 20 or less I am all over it. Got an hour and 46 min to kill and not forget to check back though.

Metamania

Is there a link to check out the latest deals, not to mention what you said recently about it?

I is confused? I guess at the clue and was right reading another thread here in PGD.

Spiderman embargo breaking in 90 min.

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#327 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -
Man users post a lot in this forum over 1 day. Gonna go make my rounds now that PGD is secure from dupe threads and advertisers!
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#328 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

[QUOTE="Dracula68"]

For some reason Spec Ops The Line embargo break got Toto's Hold the Line stuck in my head now.

Anybody get any good deals on Amazon? Going by the current clue I am thinking Witcher 2 is next and if it is 20 or less I am all over it. Got an hour and 46 min to kill and not forget to check back though.

Dracula68

Is there a link to check out the latest deals, not to mention what you said recently about it?

I is confused? I guess at the clue and was right reading another thread here in PGD.

Spiderman embargo breaking in 90 min.

Sorry for making you confused. I guess you posted about it in the previous page?

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#329 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

[QUOTE="Dracula68"]

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

Is there a link to check out the latest deals, not to mention what you said recently about it?

Metamania

I is confused? I guess at the clue and was right reading another thread here in PGD.

Spiderman embargo breaking in 90 min.

Sorry for making you confused. I guess you posted about it in the previous page?

Oh yeah sorry. Witcher is too high for me. 47.99:( Here's a link

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#330 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

Just finished Far Cry, the game was interesting, and I'm sure if I had played it at the time, it would've seemed a lot better.

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#331 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -

[QUOTE="BranKetra"][QUOTE="Swanogt19"]I would recommend checking it out if you have the time. Metamania

Actually, I just ordered a lot of stuff this past weekend, so that will have to wait a little while.

What did you order this time, Bran?

I'm gonna talk about it my next blog once it all gets here. It's gonna be all the electronics and games I've bought over the past month.
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#332 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

[QUOTE="Dracula68"]

I is confused? I guess at the clue and was right reading another thread here in PGD.

Spiderman embargo breaking in 90 min.

Dracula68

Sorry for making you confused. I guess you posted about it in the previous page?

Oh yeah sorry. Witcher is too high for me. 47.99:( Here's a link

Thanks for the link. There really isn't that many good deals, particulary on anything I want.

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#333 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

[QUOTE="BranKetra"] Actually, I just ordered a lot of stuff this past weekend, so that will have to wait a little while.BranKetra

What did you order this time, Bran?

I'm gonna talk about it my next blog once it all gets here. It's gonna be all the electronics and games I've bought over the past month.

No problem man!

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#334 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

[QUOTE="Dracula68"]

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

Sorry for making you confused. I guess you posted about it in the previous page?

Metamania

Oh yeah sorry. Witcher is too high for me. 47.99:( Here's a link

Thanks for the link. There really isn't that many good deals, particulary on anything I want.

Well in fairness to them there have only been 2 deals so far...lol Spiderman and the Witcher II.

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#335 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

I just watched Kevin VanOrd's review of Amazing Spiderman. Looks tempting to buy...

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#336 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

I just watched Kevin VanOrd's review of Amazing Spiderman. Looks tempting to buy...

Metamania

Yeah I was slated to get it as a rental but I still have Lego BM 2 at home so no chance now. Gotta find another new release to rent before Darksiders II.

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#337 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

I just watched Kevin VanOrd's review of Amazing Spiderman. Looks tempting to buy...

Dracula68

Yeah I was slated to get it as a rental but I still have Lego BM 2 at home so no chance now. Gotta find another new release to rent before Darksiders II.

Which reminds me, I need to start working on Darksiders I and have it completed before Darksiders II is out.

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#338 Posted by Dracula68 (33109 posts) -

Which reminds me, I need to start working on Darksiders I and have it completed before Darksiders II is out.

Metamania

Achievement hunting or you never beat it?

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#339 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

[QUOTE="Metamania"]

Which reminds me, I need to start working on Darksiders I and have it completed before Darksiders II is out.

Dracula68

Achievement hunting or you never beat it?

I haven't beaten it yet. Last I remember, I received a boomerang-like weapon and was using it for a puzzle.

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#340 Posted by garfield360uk (20381 posts) -
Anybody here tried Spec Op's or the new DLC for Skyrim?
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#341 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -

[QUOTE="BranKetra"][QUOTE="Metamania"]

What did you order this time, Bran?

Metamania

I'm gonna talk about it my next blog once it all gets here. It's gonna be all the electronics and games I've bought over the past month.

No problem man!

Okay. If you're interested, that will probably be up at the end of the week. I just want to make sure everything is here to make sure it's an accurate listing and I don't have to go back and edit stuff.

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#342 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

Yeah I was slated to get it as a rental but I still have Lego BM 2 at home so no chance now. Gotta find another new release to rent before Darksiders II.

Dracula68

Extremely excited about Darksiders II!

Which reminds me, I need to start working on Darksiders I and have it completed before Darksiders II is out.

Metamania

I haven't beaten it yet. Last I remember, I received a boomerang-like weapon and was using it for a puzzle.

Metamania

You should really continue playing Darksiders as it is a blast and the ending will just blow your mind!

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#343 Posted by Haziqonfire (36344 posts) -

My course load next year:

Fall 2012:
ITM700 - Information Technology and Strategic Management
ITM601 - Advanced Business Process Models
GEO106 - Geography of Everyday Life

Winter 2013:
ITM800 - Applied Feasibility Analysis
POG110 - Canadian Politics
ENT526 - Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Strategy

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Looks like staying an extra year might pay off. Six courses left before graduation and on top of that, only the Advanced Business Process Models one will be a bit tough. The ITM700/800 course will be hard but a different kind of hard, not material wise but meeting with your client and company on a weekly/bi-weekly/monthly basis.

Bwahaha, only six courses then I graduate! Then I find full-time work, yay.

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#344 Posted by gpuFX16 (1296 posts) -

For some reason Spec Ops The Line embargo break got Toto's Hold the Line stuck in my head now.

Dracula68



I'm late, but I love Toto. While I'm on music, how do you guys go about discovering new stuff? I'm in a listening mood right now.

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#345 Posted by ExoticAnimal (39796 posts) -
Getting near the end of Lego: Harry Potter: Years 1-4 but can only take so much of it at once. Been playing in spurts as it just gets too boring and is slow paced.
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#346 Posted by Metamania (12031 posts) -

^I will soon.

Right now, though, I've been trying to figure out a way to get money faster in Resident Evil 5. I want to upgrade all of my weapons and get infinite ammo as fast as possible...

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#347 Posted by c_rakestraw (14870 posts) -

You should really continue playing Darksiders as it is a blast and the ending will just blow your mind!lShadyl

Indeed.

Shame the sequel doesn't pick up where the ending left off. But hey -- more Darksiders is better than no Darksiders.

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#348 Posted by BranKetra (51726 posts) -

My course load next year:

Fall 2012:
ITM700 - Information Technology and Strategic Management
ITM601 - Advanced Business Process Models
GEO106 - Geography of Everyday Life

Winter 2013:
ITM800 - Applied Feasibility Analysis
POG110 - Canadian Politics
ENT526 - Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Strategy

--

Looks like staying an extra year might pay off. Six courses left before graduation and on top of that, only the Advanced Business Process Models one will be a bit tough. The ITM700/800 course will be hard but a different kind of hard, not material wise but meeting with your client and company on a weekly/bi-weekly/monthly basis.

Bwahaha, only six courses then I graduate! Then I find full-time work, yay.

Haziqonfire
So what's your major?
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#349 Posted by xxKai (2689 posts) -
Halo 4's slowly pulling me in to gamespot.com again :@ grr hi Drac!
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#350 Posted by lShadyl (179 posts) -

[QUOTE="lShadyl"]You should really continue playing Darksiders as it is a blast and the ending will just blow your mind!c_rake

Indeed.

Shame the sequel doesn't pick up where the ending left off. But hey -- more Darksiders is better than no Darksiders.

My personal anticipation: If everything goes well, and the sequel sells at least as much the first game, there will be a story(sequel) for each horseman, or at least another one for the remaining two(Fury and Strife), and then in the last game it will pick up where Darksiders left off, which in my opinion is great, as you get to know more about each and every one of them, also about the Darksiders universe. What do you think?