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47211 No. 47211 ID: e97a2f hide watch quickreply [Reply]
The fact that Mucking the Latrine is even a thing amuses me greatly.

Too bad I can't actually assign people to that as a full-time job/punitive detail. I'd love to see what Samquanch, Esq.'s opinion of that would be.

Anyway, basically, it's different from the base game. You start with a couple Army guys, and you have to secure your base from the zambeez. Afterwards, you have to go extract some HVTs from the zombie-infested city, and after every other mission or so, or after a while of fucking off and looting stuff, you have to fight off a zombie assault on your base. If they survive, you get to extract the civvies and get goodies for doing so.

I'm actually having more fun with this than I did with the base game/Breakdown, probably partly because of the new area, and partly due to kicking so much zombie ass.

It is also significantly harder than the base game; everyone got a downgrade in their survivability and the zombies got a little tougher, especially because if you try to, say, just roll into downtown you're going to get nonstop mobbed by zombies until you escape. Vast portions of the map are no-go zones.

However, to even the score some, you can call in several different kinds of arty or drone strikes ('cause you's da army), along with something like 40 new shooters (As well as being able to find all the Breakdown guns, if you have that too). I kinda like tooling around town in my up-armored pickup truck wielding a CZ Evo 3.

Haven't beaten it yet, because I'm still too busy trying to evac all the civies I can find.

There's even an obnoxious hippy communist radio announcer for you to hate on.
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>> No. 47223 ID: cfae21
Squawsnatch seems like an ok dude
>> No. 47228 ID: e97a2f
Has he sent you to fight fat boy yet?

Shoot the damn thing in the guts (not the head) until he leans over, then whale on him. Much easier than letting Squanch try to fist-fight it to death.

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  Sadly, Far Cry 4 is rumoured to take place in Nepal and not based Africa with awesome diversity of terrain and settings.
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>> No. 47153 ID: d3252a
Have you used smartphones these days? I bet you could program a smart phone to look like that.
>> No. 47159 ID: f15682
>Bullshit, what phone looks like that?

Yes, because Ubisoft is going to make an iPhone or Nexus in the game. Jesus, look at Watch_Dogs.

As for the capabilities - it's not stretching the imagination. Smart phones are doing some pretty amazing shit now. Even in the storyline of the game it makes sense - you have to activate towers that jam comms. You can't even use your map (read: no cell coverage) in areas you haven't de-activated towers in. The in-game "almanac" thing is also access in the pause menu "phone" as well. Notice how whenever you kill or discover something you have to enter it to read it? The CIA guy that writes the passages about shit on the island sends it to you a'la a text message.
>> No. 47160 ID: f15682
Also: beginning of the game Vaas plays with your phone. He even says, "This is really nice fuckin' phone."
>> No. 47194 ID: 74e254
yeah I am serious ...and btw relax your anus . I didn't say FC3 was in ANY way a "bad" game or really even that flawed .

Yeah it has it's flaws. The enemy a.i. is still kinda dumb even on the hardest setting , and the non carnivorous animals are way too dumb as well this is a populated island and they would know after generations to avoid the ones that walk upright on two legs whenever possible.

The menu system is sort of non-immersive but I'm not going to nitpick it as as you mentioned : smartphone.

As far as generational curve FC3 is flat out better than 2 and by extension 2 is better than 1 . Placing FC3 as top dog of the heap by de fecto.

I have high hopes for 4 even though let's be honest Ubisoft will still focus on consoles first and invariably fuck something up ..for the most recent evidence just look at the WAY beyond overhyped watchdogs.

If they genuinely cared as opposed to played strictly according to the triple A publisher playbook and focusing exclusively on sucking shareholder's knobs we would already have a "perfect" deification hits osculation in paradise simulator FPS.

but the real question is : Would it make a profit ?

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>> No. 47205 ID: cb4bfc
Seriously dudes, if anyone has this for 360 they just released a patch that must have come out only a few months ago (which is odd for a 2008 game) and I notice significant changes in the AI behaviour. You literally can stealth now, it's still difficult but not as flawed, and no more xray vision enemies. Even without the camo suit, I can evade and engage much easier just by staying crouched.

Don't ask me how or why this happened 6 years after the game was released, but there you have it. Slotting floppies has never been this glorious

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  Sup. As many of you know I am not a fan of MOBAs but I really really like smite.

Until monday you are able to play all the gods for free. They also recently released Janus, and balanced a bunch of shit.
>> No. 47196 ID: 332150

Expect them to just sort of up and drop all support for it at a random interval when their shareholders or whatever decide it's not profitable to continue.

RIP Tribes

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47102 No. 47102 ID: ee1c7f hide watch quickreply [Reply]
BF3 is available for free from now until june 3rd. Just the base game, I think, but if anyone has been meaning to try it, it's available.
>> No. 47128 ID: d444df
I miss playing bf3 with RED.
>> No. 47181 ID: 78a7dc
Aw. Miss you too.
>> No. 47182 ID: 78a7dc
Been busy with RL stuff. I'm still down to squad up.

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  Looks pretty interesting.

>> No. 47114 ID: e52a6e

Going to be pretty fucking horribly difficult to get right...
>> No. 47115 ID: d3252a
I agree. It looks like they went "Hey, That Lead and Gold game was fun. Know what else is fun? Tf2. Hey hey, that chivalry game/war of the roses is fun too. Lets just put em all together"

Im ok with their assessment, lets see if the execute it well

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46917 No. 46917 ID: b338a2 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply]
PC Minimum Specs:
• OS: 64-bit Windows 7/Windows 8
• Processor: Intel Core i7 or equivalent AMD
• Memory: 4 GB System RAM
• Graphics: GeForce 460, ATI Radeon HD 6850
• Hard Drive: 50 GB free HDD space required
• Additional Notes: High Speed Internet Connection & Steam account and activation required

PlayStation 4 Requirements:
• Hard Drive Requirements: ~47 GB total install + a day-one 5 GB patch
• Voice Commands optional

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>> No. 47063 ID: 00a13e
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>PS4 47 GB total install + a day-one 5 GB patch
That's an entire dual-layer blu-ray (50 GB) plus a gigantic patch. That's ...INSANE! Why would they require such a huge file to go with the game?

PS3 Hard Drive requirements for disc play: 8 GB HDD space.
Gah! I have problems enough with an original release PS3 with its minuscule 60 GB HDD.
>> No. 47064 ID: 00a13e
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WolfNO looks spectacular, but that game will eat up a big part of your 500 GB memory.

They need large hard disc data to keep the game from slowing down with prolonged loading times?
>> No. 47065 ID: 00a13e
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But the big question is why hasn't Wolfenstein 3D been ported to the Sony PSP or PS Vita??
They ported the 1992 PC version to the PS3 and it includes trophies, but they did not port this to the portables??
Even the Game Boy Advance got a Wolfenstein 3D port!
This game would be GREAT for the small screen and limited controls of the portables.

Even better, an HD port for the Vita. Improved graphics and audio, but the same level layouts of Wolfenstein 3D and Spear of Destiny. Perhaps even an upgraded 3rd person shooter of the 1981 Castle Wolfenstein and 1984 Beyond Castle Wolfenstein that were on the Apple II and Commodore 64.
>> No. 47066 ID: 00a13e
  History of - Wolfenstein (1981-2014)
Castle Wolfenstein - 1981 (0:23)
Beyond Castle Wolfenstein - 1984 (0:47)
Wolfenstein 3D - 1992 (1:13)
W3D: Spear of Destiny - 1992 (2:02)
W3D: SoD: Lost Missions - 1994 (2:13)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein - 2001 (2:25)
Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory - 2003 (3:13)
Wolfenstein RPG - 2008 (3:49)
Wolfenstein - 2009 (4:23)
Wolfenstein: The New Order - 2014 (5:19)
>> No. 47069 ID: d70aa7
I don't wanna take this thread too far off topic, but the Wolfenstein Total Conversion is a lot of fun. Basically it's the original game, but converted to run on the Doom II engine.

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>> No. 47031 ID: ab2cfb
First of all, it's a T-50-2, not a T-50.
Second: you don't think he might have a credit grinding tank in addition to that one?

Using gold in that situation was the right thing to to, Himmels is not a good map for scouting. Tier 8 is just low enough 8The T-50-2 could get into tier 10 games) that he might do some damage with prem, and he did.
Impressive play, IMHO.
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>> No. 47039 ID: 3ca206
I thought he played decently well. He stayed back when he should have and he was aggressive when the opportunities arose.
>> No. 47040 ID: 3ca206
Also, as others have pointed out, everything he was using was buyable with ordinary credits. With the constant events going on, staying stocked up on credits is easy these days, even without a premium tank or an account.
>> No. 47067 ID: 863076
Several times, he drove right in front of enemy tanks that had a shell loaded and either they didn't fire at him, or missed completely.
It's easy to pwn, when you're playing against morons who can't be bothered to shoot you.
The full gold setup doesn't make much of a difference.

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43868 No. 43868 ID: ea999b hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Last 50 posts]
Anything from X-wing to 40k to ASL.
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>> No. 44117 ID: c62bb9
Nice ships, it'll be a shame to see Wedge/Luke with Artoo and Marksmenship eat them alive.
>> No. 44118 ID: 388296

They are surprisingly nimble, these TIE fighters; it helps that they can barrel-roll, while the X-Wings cannot...
>> No. 47059 ID: 2de21f
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Operators, i need your help.
I´m looking for 2 sets of the Terraclip product "Buildings of Malifaux". Most of the shops have marked it out-of-stock (it seems they aren´t produced anymore), or don´t ship international, or don´t ship in general. (i´m from Austria btw). I´ve found a trader on Ebay, but he´s selling them for ~100€/item, normally the prize is around ~40. Before i throw my money into the oven, does someone know of you a shop that is selling the Buildings AND does ship international, please? I´m looking for those since months!
>> No. 47062 ID: 00a13e
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Only played a few games of armor miniatures on hex maps, but really prefer cardboard counters. Less fussing about scratching the paint.

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46592 No. 46592 ID: 28ad11 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Last 50 posts]
Well, I think those tags pretty much sum up where this franchise is going.

CoD thread I suppose, since I played the free MP weekend on ghosts and was less than amused.

I think CoD4 was the last one I actually played a lot of and enjoyed, now its just same old same old rinse and repeat. I suppose you could say that about a lot of games though sadly, but as long as it sells and they make money why would they stop rolling out the free cash cow?
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>> No. 46947 ID: 80ff43
>hmmm i only remember a game where you play as a Viet-Nimh, 7554 or as i call it "CoD Indochina"

That's probably what I'm thinking of. I'm not very active in the world of gaming anymore, so I only catch bits and pieces of info from friends who are still gamers. Or I read about stuff in threads on here.
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>> No. 47060 ID: 3c6dbb
As much as I abhor the whole 420blazeitfaggot scene, hearing Snoop dog talk smack and do death gurgles would be admittedly awesome.
>> No. 47061 ID: c3e6b2
You better get the GPS voice package then

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46914 No. 46914 ID: 9b8453 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply]
I'm looking to build a budget gaming rig, it's a project thats been on the backburner for a few years. My budget would ideally like to stay around 800 bucks if at all possible. Here's what I have so far.
power supply




cpu and fan
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>> No. 46952 ID: 194b93
You don't NEED a sound card. If you're not an audiophile you'll be fine.

Some headphones come with usb soundcards and the like, so that might be an avenue to explore.

>ITX mini case

Thats...a hell of a thing.
>> No. 46953 ID: 392726
but workable, as the titan is only 10 inches long.

Id prefer micro-ATX for a bit more airflow space, but high-bypass fans on a good itx case would be. as the op has seen fit to address, and wth liquid cpu cooling the temps are going to be good.
>> No. 46961 ID: e28d25
>I'm looking to build a budget gaming rig
>My budget would ideally like to stay around 800 bucks

>slightly revised list
>Total: $4488.88

You are burning up.
>> No. 46978 ID: bcfe22
looking at the wrong thing? thats IE's build.
Also spitballed some more, came up with this last night:

Case is negligible, still plenty of options to upgrade down the road but it should get me going for now. Thoughts?
>> No. 46981 ID: e68bea
You're going to be better served getting something other than the Geforce GTX 650. At the very least a 650 Ti.

R7 265 or GTX 750 Ti would be my recommendations, for about $30-50 more. Much better performance than the base 650.

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