• Ish_basic’s Activity
  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Expectations/etc from “friending” on PS4?. on the Games Discussion board

    i can't count the number of "friends" I have and have deleted that came about simply because Bungie was/(is?) too stupid to have a comprehensive matchmaking function built into Destiny. Don't feel l...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Has your excitement for gaming lessen over the years?. on the Games Discussion board

    @warmblur said:@TheDarkWolf86 said: Ironically enough, my answer is because I am getting older, my kids are older and during the week I don't have the time to sit and play games...at least until the ...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Devs should stop using medieval music in wrpgs! Yes, stop it rite now or else!. on the Games Discussion board

    @zmanbarzel said:This reminds me of when that Heath Ledger movie "A Knight's Tale" came out, and critics/fans were aghast that it used modern classic rock/pop hits as part of the soundtrack despite b...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Turn based RPGs are only good if its realism involved. on the Games Discussion board

    @RSM-HQ said: @rogn said: @dreman999 said: @rogn: dude. Fft is hardcore. It's the best ff story and game play.But they don't look like dudes though. They look like men stuck in a boys body, i cant en...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic The Evolution of Red Dead (2004-2018). on the Games Discussion board

    @RSM-HQ said:Red Dead 2 is the new Fortnite, watch out folks!in the "why is this so popular" sense or what? Last Red Dead was so boring. I kinda liked Revolver on Xbox as it was constant action. T...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Can EA do this? Isn't this illegal? Isn't this theft?. on the Games Discussion board

    Everytime i see a post like this from a user with few posts and a new membership I assume it's astro-turfing. You work for activision, don't you?Anyway, i'm currently boycotting EA on the basis of th...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Turn based RPGs are only good if its realism involved. on the Games Discussion board

    I get it. It's a visual medium. Personally I can't watch or play anything that uses claymation...not so much a problem for gaming, but there were a couple games back in the day that made use of it. ...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Fallout 76 Deals With Griefers In A Brutal Way; More PvP Details Revealed.

    why not just a pvp flag (not clear if that's what turning off the slap mechanic means)? PvP and PvE matchmakers? Why reinvent the wheel?kinda reminds me of the rogue element from Division. So great...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Fortnite- Is it boring?. on the Games Discussion board

    how can you get bored of doing Ramps!Walls!Shields! over and over again? I think it's the first game I've gotten bored of just by watching other people play it. I do really like how epic aggressive...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Fortnight... what is going on?. on the Games Discussion board

    the gas/storm concept is pretty much a standard for Battle Royale right now. It's about forcing the players together over time to keep things interesting and finish up matches quicker.but there are ...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Guardians Of The Galaxy's Dave Bautista "Not OK" With James Gunn's Firing.

    @Oogazi: And what are the consequences of driving everyone who has ever said something that someone somewhere finds disagreeable out of their job? It's not just this guy. This trend is as alarming as ...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Guardians Of The Galaxy 3's James Gunn Fired By Disney After Old Tweets Surface.

    @encodi11: yeah, I'll never get elected for anything, myself. And just speaking generally, not to this in particular, it reminds me of Clockwork Orange - sometimes we just need a chance to grow beyon...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Everything We Know About Captain Marvel And Its Avengers: Infinity War Connections.

    i still can't get into this pick for Carol. I love Princess Sparklefists and I hope the movies will change my mind.

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Why did Hack n Slash games thrive and Beat em Ups games didn't?. on the Games Discussion board

    Well Battletoads is making a come back, so who knows?Part of the problem is that 3D brawlers (just easier to type out than beat-em ups) had a bad start. Fighting Force is a great example. It was pu...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Far Cry 5 is there political agenda??. on the Games Discussion board

    i think it comes down to people who want to have the discussion forcing the discussion rather than anything Ubisoft intended. Ubisoft is much more interested in convincing you that Watch Dogs, AC an...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic Why is The Division so hard?. on the Games Discussion board

    @kaealy said:Every review from both critics and users most, if not all, bring up the bullet sponge element of enemies, I don't understand how anyone could have missed this. Not reading reviews? Well,...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Are Loot Boxes Really That Bad? | Versus.

    @lion2447: there definitely should be regulations in place that clearly define odds on chances as they do with other sorts of gambling, but it's harder when you're dealing with boxes that always give ...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post Are Loot Boxes Really That Bad? | Versus.

    @cejay0813: i hear you, but the problem with a la carte is that only what's popular gets supported. So, as an example MHO, when it was live, had an a la carte system, and as a result we had over 30 Ir...

  • Ish_basic posted a message in the forum topic GOD DAMNIT TODD HOWARD NO ONE ASKED FOR FALLOUT 76 TO BE ONLINE! I DON'T WANT TO PLAY FALLOUT MODERN WARFARE!!. on the Games Discussion board

    @W4rl0ck said:@cds325:There is no way to opt out of PVPThe game is fucked before it even launches.I doubt that. Even hardcore survival games have PvE servers or at least some kind of flagging system...

  • Ish_basic posted a message on the post How Ghost Of Tsuhima Balances Fact Versus Fiction.

    Particularly when you're telling your own story, there's going to be some things you need to do for dramatic effect as audiences won't except "history" as an excuse for boring. The real issue is when...