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Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 14:45
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
You are missing the point of my rant. The…

You are missing the point of my rant.
The problem is that AC: Odyssey is £50 on both Steam and Uplay…
AND at my local game store in physical form.

For the digital, you get the game, and there it…
Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 14:34
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
True. They create their own service, by renting…

True. They create their own service, by renting servers and infrastructure from Google and Amazon. If someone wants to make the whole whizbang on its own, it usually ends in a disaster, as happens…
Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 14:22
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
If you are an industry heavy (say, EA), you won't…

If you are an industry heavy (say, EA), you won't fork out 30%. The exact cut is "negotiable".
Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 14:17
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
… which is the problem of Valve (Steam), Apple…

… which is the problem of Valve (Steam), Apple (iOS) or Google (Android).
But not the problem of EA, UBI, Tencent, Acti, etc, etc, etc.

These digital distributors simply ask for a minor percent…
Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 14:00
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
Disagree. You are buying a virtual product, where…

Disagree. You are buying a virtual product, where the virtual product's price roughly equals to a real product's -- and why's that?

Brace yerselves, economy 101 will follow.

Any given product's…
Forum: News Comments October 18th, 2018, 10:55
Replies: 51
Views: 1,186
Posted By duerer
No doubt this post will stir some serious rage,…

No doubt this post will stir some serious rage, which is fine.
BUT.
What we see right now in the video games biz, is…
"Evolution, Morpheus, evolution. Like the dinosaur. Look out that window….
Forum: General Non-RPG October 15th, 2018, 18:08
Replies: 13
Views: 345
Posted By duerer
No doubt it will be full of wondrous CGI That…

No doubt it will be full of wondrous CGI
That is: Cash Grab & Ignorance.
Forum: Off-Topic October 15th, 2018, 14:48
Replies: 11,430
Views: 846,872
Posted By duerer
Yeah, the 1st one was extremely good fun, despite…

Yeah, the 1st one was extremely good fun, despite its crazier ideas (auto-difficulty, etc, etc). Then, media darling Rockstar bought it and essentially killed the whole series with the…
Forum: Off-Topic October 15th, 2018, 14:39
Replies: 11,430
Views: 846,872
Posted By duerer
I wanted to play something simple and addicting,…

I wanted to play something simple and addicting, so I dusted off Victor Vran and had a blast with the Motorhead expansion. Diablo who? ;)
Forum: News Comments October 10th, 2018, 17:40
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By duerer
Hmmm, this could go either ways. If the…

Hmmm, this could go either ways.
If the adaptation is good, AND it feels all right in the game, you have a winner.
…but if the otherwise solid RPG mechanics feel tackled on to a game flow where it…
Forum: News Comments October 10th, 2018, 17:25
Replies: 45
Views: 1,889
Posted By duerer
Hey Obsidian Guys! While negotiating the…

Hey Obsidian Guys!
While negotiating the acquisition, do say HELLO to the (late and great) Rare Studios and Lionhead Studios!

These fine people were just as happy as you are now when Microsoft…
Forum: Off-Topic October 9th, 2018, 12:02
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By duerer
Must disagree. There is nothing better for me…

Must disagree. There is nothing better for me than glancing over my video games library: fancy boxes all around the shelves. I have not necessarily completed all of them, but having such a sight, I…
Forum: General RPG October 9th, 2018, 11:55
Replies: 45
Views: 1,523
Posted By duerer
… and, I might add, the book's world is much…

… and, I might add, the book's world is much more interesting, than the cookie cutter fantasy of the games.
Problem is, the book's lore and atmosphere is so decidedly Eastern-European (=weirdly…
Forum: General RPG October 5th, 2018, 14:33
Replies: 67
Views: 1,889
Posted By duerer
Larian or not, just don't. Please.

Larian or not, just don't. Please.
Forum: General RPG October 5th, 2018, 14:30
Replies: 45
Views: 1,523
Posted By duerer
Hmm, not sure I understood your intention…

Hmm, not sure I understood your intention clearly, by my gut reaction would be this:

1. Differentiate your stuff from the hordes of internet artists / reviewers / writers.
Why are you special…
Forum: Off-Topic October 5th, 2018, 13:36
Replies: 18
Views: 646
Posted By duerer
I am old enough for remembering the Big Video…

I am old enough for remembering the Big Video Game Crash first hand in the early eighties. Just a warning: it started on a similar note (albeit at a much less scale).

Also, having regular chats…
Forum: General RPG October 2nd, 2018, 16:28
Replies: 45
Views: 1,523
Posted By duerer
… and that's the reason why you artist types…

… and that's the reason why you artist types must have a good agent.
You'll do the creative fart, they'll do the biz shit.

Yeah, capitalism sucks, but you must play by its rules.
Forum: Off-Topic October 2nd, 2018, 10:02
Replies: 5,474
Views: 504,926
Posted By duerer
Feeling weird today, so this is more than…

Feeling weird today, so this is more than fitting:
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Forum: General RPG October 1st, 2018, 18:18
Replies: 14
Views: 516
Posted By duerer
My 2 cents: KC: an open world *simulation*…

My 2 cents:

KC: an open world *simulation* of a medieval life. High-tech (CryEngine!), good atmosphere, but too realistic (=uninteresting) for me.
Witcher 3 this ain't.

Vampyr: a comic book…
Forum: General RPG September 27th, 2018, 12:56
Replies: 69
Views: 2,520
Posted By duerer
How about this semi-troll, theoretical question: …

How about this semi-troll, theoretical question:
Real sex vs internet porn?

And the full-wisdom, theoretical answer is:
Nooothin' compares to uuuuuuuuu.

And now for something completely…
Forum: General RPG September 27th, 2018, 11:31
Replies: 69
Views: 2,520
Posted By duerer
Being a bit off-topic, I'm asking the same…

Being a bit off-topic, I'm asking the same question, hoping my interns would answer:
"Now tell me, young one with the cutting edge hairdo: why do you think Dragon Age is a better rpg experience than…
Forum: Off-Topic September 27th, 2018, 09:28
Replies: 5,474
Views: 504,926
Posted By duerer
Yesterday I was able to perform the biggest music…

Yesterday I was able to perform the biggest music style switch ever in my car:
System of a Down: Mezmerize (on the highway, on my way to the office)
Best of Crosby Stills Nash & Young (in downtown,…
Forum: Off-Topic September 26th, 2018, 17:37
Replies: 11,430
Views: 846,872
Posted By duerer
Mind you, Wasteland 2 is perfectly playable on…

Mind you, Wasteland 2 is perfectly playable on the Switch. This is not the type of game that requires constant 60 fps and high fidelity graphics anyway.
(Speaking of high fidelity graphics: this is…
Forum: Off-Topic September 26th, 2018, 17:26
Replies: 60
Views: 1,430
Posted By duerer
Dunno, I'm no doctor. The only somewhat similar…

Dunno, I'm no doctor. The only somewhat similar experience I had is this:
A few years ago, one of my colleagues, a graphic artist, turned into a class-A junkie.
His close colleagues turned him…
Forum: Off-Topic September 26th, 2018, 11:23
Replies: 11,430
Views: 846,872
Posted By duerer
Playing Wasteland 2 on Switch. It's amazing…

Playing Wasteland 2 on Switch.

It's amazing that:
- WL2 is the only game from the recent cRPG revival craze I really enjoy (sorry PoE, D:OS, et al -- you all suck for various reasons in my book)…
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