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12081  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 19, 2007, 04:43:08 PM
I got a kill with the flag the other night that I'm pretty happy about.  I'm trying to find all these medals I don't have uncovered!
12082  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: September NPD Results (US) - 360, Wii, DS ~500K. Sony dead in the water on: October 19, 2007, 04:30:50 PM
When you guys talk about Bioshock breaking 1 mil, are you counting consoles only or consoles + PC? 
12083  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: And they say there are no original ideas left in gaming... on: October 19, 2007, 04:17:09 PM
Looks like the game site is finally live:

http://www.brutallegends.com/us/index.html
12084  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: H-Gate London Demo.....Can we talk? on: October 19, 2007, 03:05:57 PM
Thanks for the link KD!
12085  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Team Fortress 2 on: October 19, 2007, 02:38:03 PM

Quote from: CeeKay on October 19, 2007, 02:29:05 PM

Quote from: Austin on October 19, 2007, 01:34:19 PM

Gah!  Steam.  Download. 

that's what I was thinking myself.  Steam can be a very powerful ally.

Well I was being cheap guys.  I used Steam to buy Bioshock.  TF2 was $10 cheaper if I ordered from CC.com, so I figured I could wait slywink  I already arrived, too!  Expectd delivery date of 10/29....actual delivery date of 10/18!
12086  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: GT Steam Community on: October 19, 2007, 01:37:51 AM
I just joined up, my id is currently ksmith.  I guess I must have signed up for Steam early o_

Edit:  ok I changed my steam ID to leo8877
12087  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Hellboy 2! on: October 18, 2007, 03:45:49 PM
Woo can't wait!  Ron Perlman best casting ever.
12088  Non-Gaming / Steals and Deals / Re: Guitar Hero 3 Bundle 89.99 at Amazon.com on: October 18, 2007, 03:45:00 PM
D'oh!  Sorry about that.
12089  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Team Fortress 2 on: October 18, 2007, 03:44:40 PM
Well I bought this online and it's being shipped to me.  Should have it in a week or so and I'll be looking to joing you guys!!
12090  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Guitar Hero III Track Update - 8/2/07 on: October 17, 2007, 06:11:05 PM
That video is insane!
12091  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: a few new Capcom announcements on: October 17, 2007, 05:24:00 PM
That trailer rules.

Here's a larger version:

http://www.destructoid.com/prepare-yourself-street-fighter-4-debut-trailer-49618.phtml
12092  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: where's the buzz for Bionic Commando? on: October 17, 2007, 03:03:49 PM
Just read that Mike Patton (Faith No More) is providing the voice for the character.

I gotta say that the character design is odd looking. 
12093  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS3]The Simpsons Game Demo Impressions on: October 17, 2007, 03:18:00 AM
Wow talk about frustration.  Trying to get Bart to aim at the second flap is miserable!
12094  Non-Gaming / Steals and Deals / Guitar Hero 3 Bundle 89.99 at Amazon.com on: October 17, 2007, 02:11:06 AM
Just saw at Amazon.com that GH3 bundles for 360 and Wii are 89.99.  PS3 looks to be 99.99.  Free shipping on orders over $25 at Amazon.

Note that it's sold through Amazon from a different retailer.
12095  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: And they say there are no original ideas left in gaming... on: October 17, 2007, 01:22:08 AM
First video looks awesome:
http://www.joystiq.com/2007/10/16/first-brutal-legend-video-is-well-its-brutal/
12096  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: NHL Talk on: October 16, 2007, 09:15:36 PM
SI picked the Sharks to win it all.  My season is doooooomed.

GO SHARKS any way!
12097  Non-Gaming / Hardware / Software Hell / Re: 2.1 speakers on: October 16, 2007, 09:13:45 PM
I use the Klipsch pro-media 2.1.  They are amazing, IMO.
12098  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Guitar Hero III Track Update - 8/2/07 on: October 16, 2007, 06:50:48 PM

Quote from: shaggydoug on October 16, 2007, 06:21:15 PM

related but tangential question......Anyone know if the "boss battles" in the SP campaign of GH3 are the "battle mode" of the game?   It seems logical that they would be but I can't find a definitive answer anywhere. 

If indeed they are, does anyone know definitively that you have to beat the boss'es to unlock all the songs in the game?

Bill Harris also raises this issue on his blog.

Yikes, I was going to get in on the GH craze with 3, but hearing about potentially impossible boss battles is turning me away.
12099  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 15, 2007, 07:15:04 PM
LE08877

the 0 is a zero

I even did a cache clear and it still shows weird.  Maybe a data issue atm.  I think I have 78 exp or something and Lieutenant rank, not GS rank 2.
12100  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Games Finished in 2007 - Console & PC on: October 15, 2007, 07:11:45 PM
So far this year, I've finished:

Bioshock
Halo 3
Gears of War

(I broke the WoW addiction, hence the short list)
12101  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 15, 2007, 06:38:38 PM
I think the stat site is wonky right now, my rank is not displaying properly in the header, but if you go to rank history, the proper one it lit-up.
12102  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 15, 2007, 06:35:33 PM
I have a lot of guardian kills too and I didn't think I had too many where someone flew off the map.  I guess there's a lot of grenade launches I don't see slywink
12103  Non-Gaming / Steals and Deals / Re: I see no Deals for 360 Orange Box. You know of any? on: October 15, 2007, 03:16:51 PM
Orange box for PC is $39.99 at CC.com or in-store if you can find one in-store.  Free shipping, too.

Oops, this thread was for the 360 version.
12104  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: What are you buying this week? (10/15) on: October 15, 2007, 02:55:52 PM
Nothing for me this week.
12105  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 15, 2007, 02:47:33 PM

Quote from: ATB on October 15, 2007, 02:38:38 PM

Quote
If you look at your rank history, you can see what the deal is.  Once you hit 70 XP, you qualify as an "officer", as long as you have a minimum skill ranking of 10 in any playlist.  If you were under 10, but accumulated more XP, you'd go up in Gunnery Sergeant ranks.  Your next progressions are probably Lieutenant grade 2 at 85 XP, then Captain at 100 XP if you manage to get to skill level 20 in something.  Otherwise, you'll just keep going up in Lieutenant ranks.

Ah I get it now!

Oh and are the achievements broken? I just killed 10 in a row without dying in team slayer but didn't get the achievement. Does that count as a free for all game or is that lone wolf only?

Lone Wolf only.
12106  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: XBOX 360 wireless on: October 14, 2007, 06:46:51 PM

Quote from: Knightshade Dragon on October 14, 2007, 06:25:57 PM

Or do what I do - use any wireless access point.  No config necessary as the 360 sees it as wired. 

KD, which one do you use?  I have a Netgear router and have been looking for something to work with it.

Maybe this is where I am unlcear on the access point, does it still have to be connected to the modem, or does it get it's signal from the router connected to the modem?
12107  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: EA To Purchase Bioware/Pandemic! on: October 11, 2007, 10:14:29 PM

Quote from: ATB on October 11, 2007, 09:09:01 PM




+1
12108  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: The Halo 3 screenshot thread on: October 11, 2007, 06:36:15 PM
Another awesome grenade kill:

http://gameroom.mlgpro.com/view/yueGon0msMc.html
12109  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Come to this thread when you've beaten Halo 3 (ENTER AT YOUR OWN RISK) on: October 11, 2007, 03:06:09 AM

Quote from: CeeKay on October 11, 2007, 02:47:58 AM

Quote from: Destructor on October 11, 2007, 01:30:52 AM

Quote from: Atragon on October 10, 2007, 11:55:23 PM

A followup question, what's the 'easiest' way to see the legendary ending video, play chapter 9 on legendary?

You don't even need to do that - just load up the very last save point in chapter 9 on Legendary and play from there.

You will NOT get the achievement unless you play the entire game on Legendary. You will however get the video upon beating the game on Legendary, even if it was a checkpoint save.

sshhhhh!  we want to get him to do the whole game on legendary  icon_twisted

Man is that even possible?  I had some super tough parts going solo through Heroic, I can't imagine how much more difficult they would be!
12110  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Halo 3 Impressions (No Spoilers) on: October 10, 2007, 05:10:25 PM
Ok so I did my first attempt at the meta game scoring achievements on the first mission.  I played Heroic with 3 skulls turned on.  The enemy dodge one, the enemy double health one, and the no tracker one.  I scored over 19,000 total points, but I died 36 (!!!!) times and my final score was 13k.  I spent 77 minutes doing this.  frown  Now, I don't normally suck this bad, but MAN trying to kill that Brute with the hammer near the end of level 1 with double health was BRUTAL (no pun intended).  I shall try again tonight, but perhaps without double health slywink
12111  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Assassins Creed Limited Edition on: October 10, 2007, 03:14:18 PM
Figure looks really cool, but I have nowhere to put that.  I'm really looking forward to this game though!
12112  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 09, 2007, 07:45:28 PM
I do get killed quite a bit, even in games that I place high in, but it's still a ton of fun.  I noticed that there's a stat tracked for assists and I usually have a ton of those, just some bastard steals my kill!
12113  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 09, 2007, 05:27:59 PM
My K/D ratio is terrible frown
12114  Gaming / Multiplayer Madness (MMO or otherwise) / Re: Bungie.net/Halo3 Questions on: October 09, 2007, 05:01:42 PM

Quote from: ATB on October 09, 2007, 01:04:20 PM

Do the new armors you unlock give you better abilities?

Another n00b said he was told they did, wheras I said I think they're just for decoration.

Armor is just for looks.
12115  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Halo 3 Impressions (No Spoilers) on: October 09, 2007, 04:12:18 PM

Quote from: Purge on October 09, 2007, 04:07:41 PM

I gotta get MP3 finished so I can get me some skulls.

Oh, and I want to get the 1000 achievement points for this; 1000/1000 = Katana.

I saw someone last night with that, I was wondering how they got it.  There's a couple online ones I'm going to have a hard time getting, like the spartan laser one and the 3 x kill with 1 sword swing one.
12116  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Halo 3 Impressions (No Spoilers) on: October 09, 2007, 03:38:55 PM

Quote from: ATB on October 09, 2007, 03:37:01 PM

Quote from: leo8877 on October 09, 2007, 03:31:45 PM

BTW I found out that you can get skulls in Normal and it's so much easier to blow through the missions to get to them as well.  I'm glad I played through on Heroic, I would have felt cheated otherwise.  There's even less enemies on Normal.  One thing about those scoring achievements is that you have to play through the whole mission without saving, so it could get pretty dicey on some parts!!

Can you explain the scoring achievements to me?

How do you keep track of the points you have and such?  And do the checkpoints count as saves (I'd guess not).

ATB, here's a couple links that were given to me about campaign scoring.  Note that it's something you'd likely do after you win the game and are playing through again.

Here's campaign scoring 101:  http://www.bungie.net/News/content.aspx?type=topnews&link=h3campaign

Here's a guide to Skull mix n' match:  http://www.bungie.net/News/content.aspx?type=topnews&cid=12828


Checkpoints do not count, you can die and still complete the mission (unless you use the Iron skull) you just can't save and quit and then come back.
12117  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [XBLM] FEAR Files: Extraction Point Demo is up on: October 09, 2007, 03:34:59 PM
Woo I love me some demos.
12118  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Conan demo on Live on: October 09, 2007, 03:33:54 PM
I kept trying to do combos also and I couldn't get the button presses down just right.  Maybe I just suck.  It became a button mash fest quite quickly for me.

Also, what's up with that camera?  Was there really no way to control which way it points?
12119  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Halo 3 Impressions (No Spoilers) on: October 09, 2007, 03:31:45 PM
BTW I found out that you can get skulls in Normal and it's so much easier to blow through the missions to get to them as well.  I'm glad I played through on Heroic, I would have felt cheated otherwise.  There's even less enemies on Normal.  One thing about those scoring achievements is that you have to play through the whole mission without saving, so it could get pretty dicey on some parts!!
12120  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Conan demo on Live on: October 09, 2007, 06:06:55 AM

Quote from: CeeKay on October 09, 2007, 05:54:10 AM

that was kind of fun.  The graphics kind of bothered me though, with all the shimmering shadows.

I wasn't a big fan of the voice for Conan either.  I was looking forward to this game, but the demo feels meh to me.
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