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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Rainswept » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:09 am

Got my Portal 2, which is a thing of beauty so far.

Well, back to playing, see ya.
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby daftbeaker » Tue Apr 19, 2011 9:49 am

I think I must be about the only person on Steam that really doesn't care about Portal 2. I'm sure it's a pretty good game but I'll wait until it becomes cheap in a sale before I buy it.

I think I might have actually enjoyed Valve's marketing of it more than the game :idiot: I had several amusing games of Killing Floor where everyone was running round like idiots jumping off roofs just so we could afford to buy the £70,000 potato :haha:
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby black bart » Tue Apr 19, 2011 11:04 am

Level 59 on Borderlands!!!!!

Mass Effect next.
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Rainswept » Thu Apr 21, 2011 1:49 am

Portal 2 = best ending Evar!
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Horza » Thu Apr 21, 2011 9:43 am

Don't spoil it now. My portal 2 preorder from play.com didn't show up so I went to HMV and bought it today. I wont be able to play with it until eight o'clock tonight :(

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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby daftbeaker » Thu Apr 21, 2011 9:48 am

F***ing Games for Windows :furious:

I have not seen a single benefit of the stupid f***ing thing and it's caused several unnecessary problems that have taken about half an hour to fix.

Bloody Microsoft, leave it to Xbox Live or do it properly like Steam does.
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Rainswept » Mon Apr 25, 2011 10:16 pm

http://christwire.org/2011/04/is-portal ... in-family/

"Here are some of the things I have learned: This game is made by Valve software, a wholly owned subsidiary of NAMBLA – the people who invented child molestation. Just the name “valve” produces images in the mind of a Christian man that should not be there."
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby fueledbycoffee » Mon Apr 25, 2011 11:30 pm

That was easily one of the funniest articles I've ever read. Thanks, Rainswept.
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Horza » Tue Apr 26, 2011 5:35 am

I have a feeling that article may have been slightly tongue in cheek :D

We finished it. I agree about the ending, very good. Also finished the split screen co-op with Jen; we laughed, we cried. There should be more split screen co-op games or indeed same screen co-op. Gaming is a shared experience in our house.

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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby fueledbycoffee » Tue Apr 26, 2011 11:40 am

Yeah, read the rest of the site.

Anyhow, can't decide whether I like this as much a "Still Alive": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVVZaZ8yO6o
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Postby Qwertyuiopasd » Tue Apr 26, 2011 6:09 pm

I like it. I'm not going to bother figuring out if I like it more than Still Alive or not. I do like that they made it different enough from Still Alive (different musical style, different structures, etc). The writing is, as always, top notch, though. I think I might actually prefer this one to listen to, just because of the music (read: percussion).

I actually think I like the turret opera most of all. XD
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Postby Julius Aurora » Tue Apr 26, 2011 7:52 pm

Qwertyuiopasd wrote:I like it. I'm not going to bother figuring out if I like it more than Still Alive or not. I do like that they made it different enough from Still Alive (different musical style, different structures, etc). The writing is, as always, top notch, though. I think I might actually prefer this one to listen to, just because of the music (read: percussion).

I actually think I like the turret opera most of all. XD


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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Rainswept » Wed Apr 27, 2011 12:41 am

That song has been driving me nuts for a week because parts of it sound JUST like some other song... except I can't think of which song that is.
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby Rainswept » Wed Apr 27, 2011 1:29 am

Got it! Liz Phair. The new song would fit right in on Whitechocolatespaceegg! Irony is the game actually has a better backup band lol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=utiquyN-Zz4
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Re: The Video Games Thread

Postby black bart » Tue May 03, 2011 9:35 am

Allright...which one of you hacked into the playstation network? :furious:
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