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NihlusGreen has recently been playing Killing Floor 2, Age of Empires II: HD Edition and The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

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NihlusGreen commented on
2 Weeks ago
EA are not giving up on microtransactions, and say cosmetics won’t work for Battlefront 2EA are not giving up on microtransactions, and say cosmetics won’t work for Battlefront 2
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“If you did a bunch of cosmetic things, you might start to violate the canon." So cosmetics in BF1? I said it elsewhere but eh.
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2 Weeks ago
EA believe players don’t like linear games as much as they did ten years agoEA believe players don’t like linear games as much as they did ten years ago
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Battlefront 1 has cosmetics. But guess he wouldn't know that as he isn't a gamer after all.
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NihlusGreen commented on
1 Month ago
It takes around 24 hours to unlock every Star Wars Battlefront II heroIt takes around 24 hours to unlock every Star Wars Battlefront II hero
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But EA listens to the consumers.....
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NihlusGreen commented on
1 Month ago
Need For Speed Payback is big, dumb, '80s-movie-inspired funNeed For Speed Payback is big, dumb, '80s-movie-inspired fun
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Interesting, I heard it was expensive to buy, story content locked behind the deluxe edition, basic game play, no cockpit view, no wheel support, cringe-worthy banter and of course loot boxes.
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NihlusGreen commented on
1 Month ago
EA's CEO says Visceral Games' closure "wasn't about" a move to multiplayerEA's CEO says Visceral Games' closure "wasn't about" a move to multiplayer
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If EA listened to "the players" you'd still make big SP games and wouldn't have introduced loot boxes and mobile mechanics. No this is about appeasing shareholders.

At the end of the day actions speak louder than words though.
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ceruleanesk responded to NihlusGreen's comment in
1 Month ago
Ex-Mass Effect dev: "the linear single-player triple-A game at EA is dead for the time being"Ex-Mass Effect dev: "the linear single-player triple-A game at EA is dead for the time being"
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I feel the same way. But if Anthem fails we can expect BioWare to be shutdown also?


I hope other devs can step up to this huge SP RPG space, because I doubt EA is going to provide much here.

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I fear you may be right about closure, so I hope Anthem will succeed, even though I probably won't be enjoying it...


I did love MEA though, if I can keep playing my SP Bioware games and ignore the MP part of them, even if they are open world, I can live with that!

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2 Months ago
The HyperX Cloud Alpha sets a new gold standard for gaming headsetsThe HyperX Cloud Alpha sets a new gold standard for gaming headsets
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I'm still using the Hyper X, great unit. Does the Cloud Alpha come in normal styles or only black with garish "gamer" red highlights? We really need more white in this area.Reply
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At the moment, I think there's only the red. I guess other styles will be coming eventually.

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2 Months ago
You don’t need to buy loot chests to enjoy Shadow of War’s endgameYou don’t need to buy loot chests to enjoy Shadow of War’s endgame
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Matt any comment as to needing a large grind or loot boxes to get the "true" ending of the Shadow Wars chapter? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qPHp7xHt-MMReply
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The article you're commenting on and the 12 minute video at the top of it are almost solidly comment on that.


From someone who has actually played the game, no less.

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2 Months ago
Last night a force feedback steering wheel saved my lifeLast night a force feedback steering wheel saved my life
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Nice save Dave!

So your choice for a wheel would be either the G29 or T300RS?Reply
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It's a tricky one. The T300RS has got the 1080° rotation (Logitech stops at 900°) and the slightly better force feedback, but it's a bit more expensive. The G29 (the Sony PS version over the Xbox G290) has more buttons, a nicer build quality and super stable pedals. Overall though I just give it to the Thrustmaster wheel, but only just.

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4 Months ago
Valve clarify that "It's completely ok for partners to sell their games on other sites"Valve clarify that "It's completely ok for partners to sell their games on other sites"
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No, it won't. It's targeting "devs" and russian bot farms, SidAlpha explains better than I can here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALgmOdX2iQE and also takes a run through the scamming site which is home to assets for flipping, bot farms for trading cards and other nefarious shit.

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Yeah, I'm not watching some random video. However, we've gotten more information now, so this is no longer an argument. They didn't change the system, supposedly. So all this was for nothing, and wasn't worth reporting on to begin with as the system wasn't changed.

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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
2 Years 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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