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Forum: Dragon Age: Origins November 16th, 2009, 03:42
Replies: 171
Views: 11,816
Posted By CarcusRex
The problem for me with DA (and I AM having some…

The problem for me with DA (and I AM having some fun with it, just to be clear) is in general a problem with the state of the genre itself; and that is that crpgs are far too refined now days… too…
Forum: News Comments October 19th, 2009, 05:11
Replies: 85
Views: 9,693
Posted By CarcusRex
It's been 3 years of bliss. Congratulations! Hope…

It's been 3 years of bliss. Congratulations! Hope you guys stick around for another 300 more. :)
Forum: News Comments April 16th, 2009, 06:56
Replies: 21
Views: 2,137
Posted By CarcusRex
Man, I just don't get this thinking. When I…

Man, I just don't get this thinking. When I settle in to play a game, all I want to do is lose myself in a world as far from reality as possible. Sure, plausible physics is nice, but that's where I…
Forum: Gothic 3 March 31st, 2009, 06:01
Replies: 2
Views: 931
Posted By CarcusRex
Thanks for the info. I gotta give that jab-poison…

Thanks for the info. I gotta give that jab-poison thing a try… hope it works. I know I'm in some serious $hit when I get poisoned… wouldn't mind returning the favor. :)
Forum: Gothic 3 March 30th, 2009, 23:35
Replies: 2
Views: 931
Posted By CarcusRex
Combat skills… something missing?

I'm at lvl 22. I'm playing with balancing and AI turned on. I just realized that with the master swordsman skill, I don't really have any new moves. I can basically do the same moves with my lvl 1…
Forum: General RPG March 21st, 2009, 01:54
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Hehehe… sometimes I really do need a sanity…

Hehehe… sometimes I really do need a sanity check… for sure! :)
Forum: General RPG March 21st, 2009, 01:47
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Sometimes, though, Indie's will come out of the…

Sometimes, though, Indie's will come out of the woodwork and surprise us with some highly respectable tech found in their games. I'm sure there's a few examples that I'm missing here, but one comes…
Forum: Politics & Religion March 19th, 2009, 03:50
Replies: 52
Views: 2,751
Posted By CarcusRex
It has not been disproven by any academe that the…

It has not been disproven by any academe that the blueprints for human eye function, or a bat's anal musculature is not the work of Intellegent Design. Therefore, what benefit is derived from…
Forum: News Comments March 19th, 2009, 03:38
Replies: 11
Views: 1,570
Posted By CarcusRex
I don't know much about all that industry stuff,…

I don't know much about all that industry stuff, but this statement:

"To make the game more tactical, the importance of blocking has been increased."

…is the most signifigant thing for me…
Forum: Drakensang March 19th, 2009, 00:20
Replies: 9
Views: 2,053
Posted By CarcusRex
I see, thanks. Interesting… bet I'll need to…

I see, thanks. Interesting… bet I'll need to up that blacksmithing talent a good bit.
Forum: Drakensang March 17th, 2009, 23:42
Replies: 9
Views: 2,053
Posted By CarcusRex
Blacksmithing question

I got instructions(recipe) for something called "Knife Butt" I think it was called. What it made was a Pommel. The description said that it was used to make the weapon easier to handle and the…
Forum: General RPG March 11th, 2009, 05:01
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Where Innovation has always lived and thrived as…

Where Innovation has always lived and thrived as the purview of the Indie house, the established Corporate Gaming Machine is obliged, by the dictates of profit, to embrace the relative safety of…
Forum: General RPG March 10th, 2009, 13:05
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Thanks, DArtagnan… I would have hated to…

Thanks, DArtagnan… I would have hated to misread and misinterpet such a cool post.
Forum: General RPG March 10th, 2009, 12:58
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
An aspect of old school rpgs that I’ve always…

An aspect of old school rpgs that I’ve always been fond of are the atmospheric text descriptions of objects and locations, and even sometimes in the middle of a dialogue… ie Eschalon. They always…
Forum: General RPG March 10th, 2009, 03:55
Replies: 28
Views: 1,964
Posted By CarcusRex
Thanks for posting that review. Ha! Who would…

Thanks for posting that review. Ha! Who would have known… an Action RPG that has peaked my interest…
Forum: General RPG March 10th, 2009, 03:19
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
There was certainly no intent to mislead on my…

There was certainly no intent to mislead on my part, if that's what you mean by "deliberate move". Further, I beg to differ that my simple summation of his idea had nothing to do at all with his…
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2009, 15:18
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Ah yes… my will to keep pushing onward has just…

Ah yes… my will to keep pushing onward has just increased by 4D20 + 5. Can't wait, Gothic…
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2009, 15:10
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
I can't begin to tell you how much I've cogitated…

I can't begin to tell you how much I've cogitated on how to innovate magic. I'm glad somebody out there is thinking about it, cause I sure haven't come up with anything… yet.

Thanks for the…
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2009, 15:03
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
"This means an ever expanding character system,…

"This means an ever expanding character system, combat system, magic system, item system, and so on." by Dartagnan.

There is a lot of good stuff that Dartagnan said in his post, but I think the…
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2009, 14:55
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Indeed! That's why my first inclination was to…

Indeed! That's why my first inclination was to start off wondering if innovations were even a necessity at all.

In the end, though, as I think even you may have been edging, however grudgingly,…
Forum: General RPG March 8th, 2009, 14:41
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
An RPG innovation that I always found to be…

An RPG innovation that I always found to be significant in it's level of departure and its creativity had to do with XP rewards. It was Morrowind's method for determining how you gained skill…
Forum: Drakensang March 8th, 2009, 03:10
Replies: 6
Views: 10,736
Posted By CarcusRex
Thanks. I just updated my nvidia drivers and did…

Thanks. I just updated my nvidia drivers and did a windows update, but that didn't help. It's weird the way the whole game was running fine, and then just in the Blood Mt forest, I get dropped out…
Forum: Drakensang March 8th, 2009, 01:16
Replies: 6
Views: 10,736
Posted By CarcusRex
What is a Nebula Assertion error?

The game was running fine until I started wandering around the forest at the Blood Mountain. All of a sudden I'm getting dropped out to desktop with a:

Nebula Assertion Error: nD3D9: begin pass -…
Forum: General RPG March 7th, 2009, 04:43
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
You may have noticed that I lamely did not lead…

You may have noticed that I lamely did not lead off with any ideas myself as OP. To be honest, I have cogitated on this for a few days now (and believe me, as someone who drives for a living, I’ve…
Forum: General RPG March 7th, 2009, 04:31
Replies: 45
Views: 2,465
Posted By CarcusRex
Role Play a Game Developer

In the Drakensang forum here on The Watch, Gorath mentioned in passing that Drakensang, while a “damned good game”, had no new innovation. I'm not here to refute that… in fact, in large part, I…
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