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1601  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Diablo 3 coop friends wanted! on: May 16, 2012, 04:24:40 PM
Aside from my buddy in colorada, whom will be getting this on Thursday, I have no others willing I play coop with me. I'm assuming it's fun as all hell, so I wanna try it!

Does d3 have voice chat built right into it? Pretty easy to set up parties? Throw some info to me! Also, and the main reason I posted, who wants to play coop late night? I will even tonight probably!

Edit: I found my one answer... No VoIP. Wierd. I am a fan of Skype if anyone is down. Skype on my iPhone is a godsend at times.
1602  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Had anyone tried out diablo 3 on a mac? on: May 16, 2012, 04:20:28 PM
I just posted in the d3 thread that I also have good performance on my Mac thus far. Really happy about that. Too bad Starcraft 2 didn't run that well for me. Oh well, this is more up my alley anyways!
1603  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III --Impressions start on page 36 -- on: May 16, 2012, 04:17:55 PM
Yeah, I don't serve the issue with coop. I only played by myself so far, but I'm super stoked to play coop! But, you DON'T have to..

To recap for us Mac players out there, I'm running a 2.8, 512mb ati, 4 gb at mostly high settings with vsync and fsaa on and it runs great @ 1920x 1080 16:9. Very little slowdown at all actually. I'm sure I could tweak it a bit more for a few more fps, but it doesn't seem needed at all.

As far as gameplay goes, it's absolutely awesome. I had to force myself to go to bed at 5 am, then force myself to not call off work to play more...
1604  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III --Impressions start on page 36 -- on: May 16, 2012, 07:14:22 AM
Seems back up. Played for just a few mins, gonna hop on in 5 and check
It out a bit more before bed. BTW, it seems, at least at the wry beginning
To run well on my Mac. Seems this will be a ton o fun!
1605  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III --Impressions start on page 36 -- on: May 16, 2012, 06:02:47 AM
Yeah, I got a massive download relatively quick and bam! This..Oh well, Ill play some max payne and keep trying this. I want to play! nod
1606  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III --Impressions start on page 36 -- on: May 16, 2012, 04:12:47 AM
Okay, I'm an idiot sucker... I'm downloading this now. Can't wait!
1607  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III --Impressions start on page 36 -- on: May 16, 2012, 03:12:57 AM

Quote from: Crusis on May 16, 2012, 01:52:32 AM

I've played a number of characters to level 5 and 6 and luv this game. It's freaking Diablo and that's exactly what I wanted. But why can't I adjust stats as I level?

I can't decide which character to press on with but I'm really digging the monk.

Edit: I'm playing on a 27" iMac and it's running really well at full rez. I have shadows turned down but that's the only thing I tweaked.

What I wanted to hear!!!
1608  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Max Payne 3? on: May 16, 2012, 03:11:49 AM

Quote from: jztemple2 on May 16, 2012, 02:12:14 AM

Quote from: Harpua3 on May 16, 2012, 02:10:10 AM

I am about to check this out. Once the wife goes to sleep..

Be sure to keep the volume down. I speak from experience  Roll Eyes

It can't be worse than the other night when me and a friend in Florida were using the vita
Party chat and playing golf.. And drinking..

That being said, and I'm sure I will ruin this by saying it.. I used to be all quiet when she was sleeping then i noticed she said I woke her up on nights I was being quiet, not the loud nights..So, why be quiet? icon_lol

Edit: I'm downloading diablo 3. After buying this game already today... Now I have to be quiet..
1609  Gaming / Portable Gaming & Apps / Re: 3ds firmware plus mk7 patch incoming.. on: May 16, 2012, 02:11:45 AM
So has anyone heard when the mk7 patch does land?
1610  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Max Payne 3? on: May 16, 2012, 02:10:10 AM
I am about to check this out. Once the wife goes to sleep..
1611  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III on: May 15, 2012, 04:36:06 PM
Let me know how it plays on Mac!!! I'm purposely getting mp3 tonight so I don't fall prey to this yet... I want to know how well it runs and frankly give it a few days for the servers to settle in...
1612  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Max Payne 3? on: May 15, 2012, 04:30:18 PM

Quote from: jztemple2 on May 15, 2012, 04:13:49 PM

Quote from: kronovan on May 15, 2012, 03:54:18 PM

I'm curious to hear from anyone playing the SP campaign how it compares with the 1st 2 games. I loved the comic book approach to telling the story in those games and I'm wondering if that's back and if so, is it done as well?

I'm interested in this as well. I would only be getting the game for the SP campaign and I'd like to know if it's worth it.

Well, I'll post later today. After the gamespot and ign review I'm sold. Looks awesome. I'm grabbing it on the way home from work and will play later tonight I'm sure of it.
1613  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Fringe Premiere on: May 14, 2012, 07:09:47 AM
We used to watch this all the time. The wife and I both really enjoyed it. Don't know what happened, just lost interest I guess. Should start watching again..
1614  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Looking for gift suggestions for my wife on mother's day on: May 14, 2012, 04:25:00 AM

Quote from: PeteRock on May 11, 2012, 04:08:50 PM

Quote from: Arkon on May 11, 2012, 12:04:27 PM

Quote from: PeteRock on May 10, 2012, 04:27:08 PM

Quote from: Arkon on May 10, 2012, 04:06:08 PM

Wife doesn't do sea food, and no alcohol is allowed in our house, any recipes for chicken?

Think about a potential menu or ideas/likes/dislikes you both have and I'd be more than happy to provide suggestions, options, and step-by-step recipes should you be interested.   icon_biggrin

My wife is of Welsh decent and I am Polish/German, so we have a definite appreciation for foods from those geographic regions, and then just general American Farmer's cuisine, if that makes sense.  If we eat meat we eat pork, chicken and beef.  I personally will eat pretty much any type of meat, but those are the ones my wife eats.

What about an herb and mustard crusted pork loin (very German) roasted over locally grown root vegetables (the Farmer's element)?  Even if they're not locally grown per se, you can get creative by using things like fennel, parsnips, celery root, rutabaga, but the old standbys work very well also (carrots, potatoes, onions, etc).  Prep is simple, mostly involving peeling and chopping vegetables, but once that's finished the oven does the rest of the work.  Plus, as everything roasts for over an hour you'll have free time to relax together while the wonderful scents permeate the kitchen.  You could even add a side salad of fresh ingredients and your own homemade vinaigrette with whatever flavors you choose.  

And as apples compliment pork very well, a sparkling non-alcoholic cider would be the perfect beverage to accompany the meal (for some reason a type of bubbly always makes a meal feel more special).  

EDIT:  I also just thought of some dessert ideas.  If you have a farmer's market in the area, think about getting your root vegetables there, but for dessert you could also pick up some fresh fruit, grill it with a sprinkle of brown sugar, and then top with a yogurt-honey-mint sauce while still warm.  Plums, peaches, and nectarines grill well as does pineapple, and even watermelon.  

There you go.  German mixed with a little American Farmer FTW.   thumbsup

Awesome sounding! Not to derail thread even after mothers day is over, but... :nod:The forums here need more food talk!!!
1615  Non-Gaming / Trading Forum / Re: Starcraft 2 for trade on: May 14, 2012, 04:21:38 AM
Ack. I was JUST thinking that! Oh, well. Thanks though.
1616  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: The Weekend Playlist -- 5/11/2012 on: May 14, 2012, 04:14:27 AM
Late into the weekend i just put 2 hrs into ocarina 3ds and about the same into uncharted golden abyss on vita. Two titles I was absolutely loving, just got pulled away!
1617  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Torchlight 2! on: May 13, 2012, 05:46:05 PM

Quote from: Jarrodhk on May 13, 2012, 12:13:56 AM

I am currently much more interested in Torchlight 2 than D3. I haven't played either of them yet, so that is subject to change.
Same here. Only d3 comes out first:(.
1618  Non-Gaming / Trading Forum / Re: Wanted: Original DS system. Putting out feelers on: May 13, 2012, 05:43:00 PM
When I got my 3ds GameStop was running a special... I got 80 bucks for a launch ds... Pretty damned surprised as was the employees there...
1619  Non-Gaming / Trading Forum / Starcraft 2 for trade on: May 13, 2012, 05:40:23 PM
So, I'm new to this, I've been posting here for years but never traded anything. I did sell some GameCube av cables to someone years ago, but that was it. So any tips on this process? Btw, everything is in great
Shape, I really would call it just like new. Being as I installed the game and never touched it then uninstalled it...
1620  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: The Weekend Playlist -- 5/11/2012 on: May 13, 2012, 05:33:45 PM

Quote from: Isgrimnur on May 12, 2012, 05:46:06 AM

Since it's on special, and I've had it in the backlog for a while, I fired up Company of Heroes.  I'm hooked.  Between the voice of Steve Blum in the tutorial and the combat through the first two missions, I really like it.  

I saw that on steam and was about to grab it for 1.99 then realized it was only the pc version and not Mac... The Mac version is still 50 on app store!!!!  finger

Didn't play much this weekend yet...@ all... Probably some torchlight later and some hotshot golf on vita as well. Still debating on either getting max Payne 3 on ps3 or diablo on Mac... Can't do both his week or the wife will shoot me..
1621  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III on: May 12, 2012, 07:03:36 PM
Grrr. I really want this now... And max Payne 3... And...
1622  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [Remake Topic]Stephen King's Carrie on: May 12, 2012, 07:01:33 PM
Here's an idea. Write a fucking new good movie Hollywood!!!! icon_eek
1623  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Xbox 360 to get Internet Explorer on: May 12, 2012, 03:14:30 AM
Nothin to see here folks... icon_biggrin
1624  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Star Wars Kinect on: May 10, 2012, 07:55:59 PM
Ever since my 3rd 360 broke I haven't had a Xbox. Maybe now I'll get another one w kinect just
For this game!!! Just to see how horrible it really is... retard
1625  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3] Starhawk on: May 10, 2012, 02:28:16 PM

Quote from: USMC Kato on May 10, 2012, 01:45:38 PM

Just finished watching Giant Bombs 42 minute quick look, and I must admit it looks pretty good. However it unfortunate that it's out right before a bunch of major game releases.

I would really like to get this if I had more time to play, seems fairly innovative. Reminds me of a more polished and expansive version of the game Section 8

That's my issue as well. A huge backlog, numerous titles coming out that I want, not enough time or money to get all of them...then this game comes out...
1626  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Looking for gift suggestions for my wife on mother's day on: May 10, 2012, 02:07:30 AM

Quote from: CeeKay on May 10, 2012, 12:11:22 AM

photos of yourself in erotic poses.

That might just work!
1627  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3] Starhawk on: May 09, 2012, 07:58:10 PM

Quote from: Bullwinkle on May 08, 2012, 11:37:00 PM

I'm about three missions into the SP campaign, and it's a lot cooler than I was expecting, honestly.  It doesn't feel tacked on.  Sure, each new mission is easing you into a new facet of gameplay, so it's like an extended tutorial, but they seemed to have put a lot of effort into it.  There's a decent story that's been animated in a stylized way.  And I'm finding the AI to be entertaining.

Please stop talking... I already want this too much...
1628  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: So I'm Going To Have A Boy on: May 09, 2012, 06:13:28 PM
1629  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Zappa! Zappa! Zappa! on: May 09, 2012, 04:02:36 PM
That show was awesome. First set was the roxy and elsewhere... Then just a whole lot more good music. They played sofa!!!
1630  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Zappa! Zappa! Zappa! on: May 08, 2012, 11:12:30 PM

Quote from: Eel Snave on May 08, 2012, 06:46:38 PM

I always liked the IDEA of FZ's music, but never got into him. Where's a good place to start?

BTW, weirdly enough I had "I Am The Slime" in my head this morning before even opening up this thread.

It's happening!!!! As mentioned above, overnite sensation is a short, but awesome point of entry. Hot rats is easily one of my favs. Almost all instrumental. And totally phenomenal musically. I could go on and on... Off to the show!!!!
1631  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3] Starhawk on: May 08, 2012, 11:08:06 PM

Quote from: corruptrelic on May 08, 2012, 10:04:18 PM

Are the bots? I never cared for SP anyway, but like the way games like Unreal Tournament and Brink take games - awesome online multiplayer with an offline practice where you can play any of the multiplayer maps/modes offline with AI bots.

Even if it doesn't have bots I'll still probably buy it anyway.. as soon as someone runs a $39.99 special for it.

Same here. I really want it.. For 40 bucks..
1632  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Zappa! Zappa! Zappa! on: May 08, 2012, 03:47:07 PM
Good to hear ironrod. He was such an amazing composer, musician etc. Here's where it gets REALLY wierd. 200 motels... I'm assuming you've witnessed this insanity before? Ringo Starr plays fz..
1633  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Rainbow Moon - PSN Strategy RPG on: May 08, 2012, 03:44:31 PM

Quote from: Gratch on May 08, 2012, 01:45:15 PM

Quote from: TiLT on May 08, 2012, 10:35:20 AM

This really should have been a Vita game...

Seriously...I'd buy this in a hearbeat.  Can't be that hard to port over, can it?

Same here... Kind of on a related note: I wish torchlight was on vita!
1634  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Zappa! Zappa! Zappa! on: May 08, 2012, 05:42:46 AM
Anyone else here have a love for (almost) anything frank Zappa? it's a shame I never got to see him, and that he passed so relatively young. During his career that lasted a few decades he released over 80 albums! Holy-shit-fuck! Anywho, I've seen Zappa play Zappa numerous times before with his son dweezel and others that played with Zappa and its always been awesome. Then I saw "project object" which also has ray white and a few others of Zappa's players. So tomorrow I'm seeing a third celebration of his music in the form of "the grandmothers of invention" featuring nepolion Murphy Brock, Tim fowler and others, who also played with Zappa for many years. So any love for fz found around here?
1635  Gaming / Portable Gaming & Apps / Re: [vita] Orgarhythm on: May 08, 2012, 05:36:04 AM
Could be "neato"!
1636  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3] God of War: Ascension - Multi player ? on: May 08, 2012, 05:33:39 AM
I'm in the camp for a great single player experience, which I have no reason to believe it won't happen.. But to say " I'll buy this, but not even try the mp" seems silly.. What if is the "best" mp EVER?!? I doubt it, but new takes mp gaming are always welcome as far as I'm concerned.
1637  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Just saw the Beach Boys in concert at St Augustine FL on: May 08, 2012, 01:14:41 AM

Quote from: CeeKay on May 04, 2012, 01:06:10 AM

they should pull the Fat Boys out of retirement for a co-tour.

I cant let that funny comment go unnoticed! What would the tour be called? The fat beach boys tour?
1638  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III on: May 07, 2012, 05:09:22 AM

Quote from: DonD on May 06, 2012, 09:48:33 PM

The beta ran just fine for me with a 3 yr old iMac (27", if that matters).  3.06ghz, 4GB.  I ran it at a lower res but full screen, not for performance, but so I could see everything a bit better (larger).  In multiplayer, I only played with 1 other, so not sure what a full team would be like. 

Good to know.
1639  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Diablo III on: May 07, 2012, 05:08:38 AM

Quote from: wonderpug on May 06, 2012, 08:25:00 PM

You'd probably be better off asking in the multiplayer gaming forum.

Lol, I tried there! Was instructed to try here icon_lol.
1640  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3] Sorcery on: May 07, 2012, 05:07:18 AM
Yeah, this actually has potential to NOT suck. Looks pretty interesting actually.
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