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NihlusGreen has recently been playing Sniper Elite 4, Metro 2033 Redux and Killing Floor 2

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NihlusGreen responded to Shriven comment in
1 Week ago
The cliffhanger at the end of Telltale’s The Wolf Among Us won’t ever be explained The cliffhanger at the end of Telltale’s The Wolf Among Us won’t ever be explained
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Yup. Proper pissed at them for this. I did however buy all the Fables books not long after finishing the game. Its a great world worthy of a sequel. Shame.
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I also recommend giving the Fables books a gander.

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NihlusGreen responded to xXIISK47IIXx comment in
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Rust has lost over $4 million in refunds, but its developer doesn’t mindRust has lost over $4 million in refunds, but its developer doesn’t mind
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This article makes it sounds like people refunding for not having fun makes the game not fun when really it's more complicated.

Rust fans are die hards, this is by far the hardest and most unforgiving game ive ever played. It's not for the weak or casual. It's a game of perseverance, through failure after failure and finding great reward at your small successes.

I've never had a game actually make my fingers shake like I've just been through something intense. I have never played a game I've loved as much as Rust.

Hands down all my gaming years this is the best and most fun game ever.

It's not for everyone. But for us Newmans we are die hard dedicated. I've logged 950 hours since Dec 24, and that's not alot.

For me overwatch, hots, lol, witcher, fallout boring couldn't continue the fun. I only rust now. People actually wait 6 hour queue times to get on popular servers. Think an overwatch casual would do that lol. Nah.

Tl;Dr article tries to make it sound like rust isn't fun, average rust player has 1k + hours lol and will say it's the best game they have ever played.
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The article has facts, figures and quotes from Gary Newman; as a good article should; not sure where you detected the negativity. In fact if under 6% of buyers said it wasn't fun it indicates quite the opposite.

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NihlusGreen responded to flipmode23 comment in
1 Month ago
The PS4 is "like a five-year-old PC" and is holding games back, says developerThe PS4 is "like a five-year-old PC" and is holding games back, says developer
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Then how come exclusive games like The Order, Uncharted or HZD have an overall better image quality that 90% of PC exclusive titles?

Aaaaanyway, I think its important to remind people that Josef Fares is a film director first and foremost. And who has directed an astonishing number of two games so far, including A Way Out. Maybe not the authority you should listen to when it comes to gaming technology. Seriously, it sounds like Fares just talked to an actual dev who ranted about limited console specs like RAM management during the port of AWO, and is now reurgitating that for the presses.
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Consoles holding back PC performance is not a revelation. Devs need to target all platforms; which means working with the lowest specs; i.e. consoles which struggle with 1080p @ 60fps.

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NihlusGreen commented on
1 Month ago
EA think you'll be playing Anthem for ten yearsEA think you'll be playing Anthem for ten years
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Whelp, hopefully other companies will be able to satisfy my epic RPG needs.
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1 Month ago
EA have a new tech division who are trying to create virtual humans EA have a new tech division who are trying to create virtual humans
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Pity they weren't helping develop Frostbite for BioWare
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Jac Atax responded to NihlusGreen's comment in
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Mass Effect: Andromeda's development woes were because Frostbite doesn’t like RPGsMass Effect: Andromeda's development woes were because Frostbite doesn’t like RPGs
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Read the full report via Kotaku; it paints the whole situation.

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I did read it before commenting, on Kotaku it suggests bad management was the core problem, though the author does have a crack at the engine being an issue. Seems they wanted to blame anyone and everything for the mess they made not only of MEA but of EA's backing, fans goodwill and Bioware's reputation. EA was right to disband them.

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BioWare Montreal is now a support studio as Mass Effect is put on hold, say sourcesBioWare Montreal is now a support studio as Mass Effect is put on hold, say sources
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The "main BioWare" is still working on another IP and were the ones responsible for previous DA and ME, this was a new group.

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ME3 threw away the whole story from ME1 & ME2 for some retconned garbage with plot holes light-years wide followed by Red:Green:Blue.


DA:I was so tedious I couldn't finish it and just watched the laughable boss fight on YouTube.


DA2 was a shameless money grab.


SWTOR was terrible and I regret my early-access/pre-order to this day.


Now this.


Sorry, it's time to be honest. Bioware hasn't done anything worthwhile since ME2 and DA:O. And I don't expect it to get better.


What I expect is it to get worse. Like Maxis. Like Origin. Like every other thing EA has touched.

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Shriven responded to NihlusGreen's comment in
3 Months ago
Indies to G2A: you can fix this, “just stop being shit”Indies to G2A: you can fix this, “just stop being shit”
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There you go, looks like one of the 750 came here to down vote you. I put you back up, checkmate.

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40% chance they were female, apparently...

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Story details, screens, and the cast have been revealed for Telltale’s Guardians of the GalaxyStory details, screens, and the cast have been revealed for Telltale’s Guardians of the Galaxy
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No Vin Diesel as Groot either, just won't sound the same.


Seriously though apparently their engine was largely upgraded for Batman and Walking Dead S03, but I haven't gotten around to either yet

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I enjoyed TWD Season 1, but never got around to starting season 2. Have it installed, but I haven't watched any trailers of season 3 (atleast nothing until I play through s2 first). I may take a look at batman's gameplay. I heard reviews were sub-par, but it could be a way to find out if the gameplay experience is any better. Maybe they fixed it enough from the depressing state it was in for their earlier games.

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NihlusGreen replied to 11 questions on the CONSORTIUM Review
1 Year ago
CONSORTIUM review snippet What is the future like in CONSORTIUM?
The future is optimistic, with mankind starting to embrace peace and prosperity and an end to resource demands and ample food.
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NihlusGreen replied to a question on the Hydrophobia: Prophecy Review
1 Year ago
Hydrophobia: Prophecy review snippet Have you come up with any clever strategies in Hydrophobia: Prophecy?
No very average TPS with some shootable-blow-upable barrels (red) and power boxes to help explode or electrocute enemies
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NihlusGreen replied to 15 questions on the Tomb Raider Review
2 Years ago
Tomb Raider review snippet How does Tomb Raider compare to the other Tomb Raider games?
I've not previously played Tomb Raider.
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