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  • final_lap wrote a review of Ridge Racer.
    User Rating 6
    Drift, drift, and drift some more. Drift until you question life.

    Despite being a fanboy of previous Ridge Racer titles, I may have to accept the fact that this game in the series and onward is objectively an improvement of the drift mechanic of previous games, and ...

  • final_lap posted a message on the post The Point - The Patent That Gave Us 20 Years of Loading Screens.

    It's tacky gimmick when you think about it, and prob won't affect the industry much, unless the minigame relates to the game somehow. For example some games give you something to read, such as a journ...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic You biggest personal dissapointment about wiiu. on the System Wars board

    The gamepad is a bit too big. Also, some games use touchscreen and buttons which doesn't work when the bezel is so big. It works with Vita since your thumbs can reach the screen on a Vita. Also Vita i...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Games you bought for multiple systems.. on the System Wars board

    Jumping Flash for playstation and PSNDuke Nukem 3D for PC and SaturnMega Man X4 (owned it on PS1, Saturn, and PSN)Sonic Adventure for Dreamcast and gamecubeSonic Heroes for PS2 and gamecubeShadow the ...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Gamecube controller>Everything else. on the System Wars board

    gamecube controller is an insult. The C-stick is an insult. That would've been acceptable on a handheld (if even) but not a sixth gen console. And only three shoulder buttons, wow. (granted, original ...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic What would you say is the worst system you've ever owned?. on the System Wars board

    toss up between the slim Vita and the 3DS XLoh, almost forgot about the 360. The system actually melted one of my discs, and my nephew's system not only got RROD but its power brick shorted out durin...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic The Legacy of Zelda, What It Means, And Why It Matters. on the System Wars board

    So I guess I am the only one who cares that OP didn't post source just the word SOURCE but it's not a link. =/

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Have You Forgiven Microsoft For Their Sins With The Xbox One?. on the System Wars board

    lol OP. I used to hold grudges against Sony/etc. For example I was mad at how Dreamcast games were practically being used to hype up the PS2. And then next gen we were laughing at Sony for their E3 co...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Vegetarians are 'less healthy and have a lower quality of life than meat-eaters'. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @Riverwolf007 said: there is no such thing as a vegetarian. you are either using supplements that come from animal sources or you go insane then die."Vitamin B12 is a complicated vitamin with a unique...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Ps Vita Games to get. on the PlayStation Nation board

    heh, I played 10 games on it (not counting demos) and the only one I thought was great is Gravity Rushhttp://www.backloggery.com/games.php?user=rockshard&console=PSVita

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Games/series that you've tried your best to get into.... on the System Wars board

    Mario Sunshine - I was blindsided by this game's badness. Like what is even going onKingdom Hearts - Even worse than Sunshine. It just feels like a B studio game with bad controls, bad platforming, sm...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic psp vita for girls. on the PlayStation Nation board

    @bratz said: I think that's what I need to concider more. What about my ds? Any good in keeping thatwell do you want to play the DS in the future? if so... then.. keep it? This situation sounds more ...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Parents too strict. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @quietraven said:@final_lap said: @undefined01 said: So back to my question, what I wanna know is how I should talk to them, I have already asked them and they told me get good grades in the coming M...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Parents too strict. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @undefined01 said: So back to my question, what I wanna know is how I should talk to them, I have already asked them and they told me get good grades in the coming Maths tests, I got a 8 and a 9.1 (o...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Graded Retro Games/Systems, Scam or Investment?. on the Retro Gaming board

    As far as i can tell, vga has been thoroughly debunked. Meaning that even if a graded game is worth more (although usually it isn't) the increase in value is based on ignorance, not a meaningful refle...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic If you could go back and change the fate of ONE system.... on the System Wars board

    My initial reaction to this thread is that changing the fate of a system seems arbitrary to me. I'd rather change a system to make it less crapty, even if its fate remained the same. That just seems m...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic DidYouKnowGaming WiiU- Nintendo had no idea what they were doing. on the System Wars board

    "Also when 3rd parties were first developing for the system, if they ran into issues and reported them to Nintendo, it would take about a week to hear back." I heard about this back when the system l...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic What is your favorite SEGA IP?. on the Retro Gaming board

    Sonic, but honorable mention goes to Nights. To be honest I sort of view Nights as a Sonic title, especially since Saturn never got a real one. And I always wished there was a 3D Sonic using inertia p...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic What would you like to see in a hypothetical PSP3?. on the System Wars board

    It should be a slim Vita but with a non-yellow screen, and improved L/R buttons.Sounds petty right? To be honest I'm not sure where else to go from there or what else needs fixing. And this is coming ...

  • final_lap posted a message in the forum topic Study: Vegetarian Diets Are Way Worse For The Environment. on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    This is one of the dumbest threads I have ever seen."As it turns out, pork and poultry emits less emissions than some fruits and vegetables when ranked based on greenhouse gas emissions per calorie." ...