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1  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Advice/input welcome for my amateur fighting career! on: January 31, 2016, 03:48:01 AM

Quote from: USMC Kato on January 29, 2016, 06:25:30 PM

Quote from: pr0ner on January 29, 2016, 02:17:33 PM

Quote from: USMC Kato on January 29, 2016, 06:29:58 AM

Quote from: Teggy on January 29, 2016, 06:18:03 AM

What happened to the October fight?

Short story version is that my opponent missed weight. Not by a little either, his KFC loving butt was two weight classes above 48 hours before weigh ins.  I wasn't not able to to accept the fight even if I wanted to due to commission regulations, however I was fairly compensated for showing up at weight.  Very anticlimactic end to a grueling fight camp in which my trainer had two world class strikers from Thailand help train me. 

TWO weight classes?  What is that, 15 pounds?

Almost 18 pounds overweight, so ridiculous  disgust

Good grief.
2  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Advice/input welcome for my amateur fighting career! on: January 29, 2016, 02:17:33 PM

Quote from: USMC Kato on January 29, 2016, 06:29:58 AM

Quote from: Teggy on January 29, 2016, 06:18:03 AM

What happened to the October fight?

Short story version is that my opponent missed weight. Not by a little either, his KFC loving butt was two weight classes above 48 hours before weigh ins.  I wasn't not able to to accept the fight even if I wanted to due to commission regulations, however I was fairly compensated for showing up at weight.  Very anticlimactic end to a grueling fight camp in which my trainer had two world class strikers from Thailand help train me. 

TWO weight classes?  What is that, 15 pounds?
3  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Origin Access, the PC equivalent of EA Access, is now available on PC on: January 14, 2016, 03:12:11 PM

Quote from: TiLT on January 13, 2016, 06:58:11 PM

EA is just so incredibly bland these days. They manage to suck the interesting parts out of every single game they produce.

Yeah, no.
4  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: My current musical obsession (metal) on: December 17, 2015, 04:10:52 PM

Quote from: Gratch on December 17, 2015, 01:51:17 PM

I'm in DC today, and guess what pops up on my FB feed.  "Get your tickets to see Babymetal in Silver Springs today!"

Goddammitsomuch

Excellent. Give in to the temptation.
5  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: My current musical obsession (metal) on: December 16, 2015, 07:12:01 PM
I just bought tickets to see BABYMETAL in concert in Silver Spring, MD next May.

YYYYYYYYYYYYYEEEEEEEEEEEEEESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS.
6  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Weekend Playlist -- 12/11/15 Edition - Pre Star Wars Mania!!! on: December 11, 2015, 02:08:16 PM
Black Ops 3 is doing another 2XP weekend, so probably that.
7  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [XB1] Halo 5 on: November 02, 2015, 02:04:50 PM

Quote from: USMC Kato on November 02, 2015, 01:53:43 PM

Quote from: pr0ner on November 02, 2015, 04:41:17 AM

Fumble and I just played a match of Breakout where we won 5-1.  3 of the round victories were flag caps on my part, and the last was a kill while carrying the flag just as I was about to cap it again.  The other team was utterly oblivious to the fact that I was making a point of capping the flag.

I had a bit less success at it the match before, but it was still pretty exciting to make unmolested flag runs in that mode.

I'm loving breakout and swat modes for Halo.  While I love Warzone, I wish there were more maps for it and I miss the Co-op horde mode firefight

Breakout may have finally clicked for me last night when I realized that no one really goes for the flag and it's very possible to do stealth runs with the flag right up the middle as long as the other team isn't making their initial blind charge that way.
8  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: What are you buying this week? (11/3) on: November 02, 2015, 04:43:42 AM
XBone Blops 3.
9  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [XB1] Halo 5 on: November 02, 2015, 04:41:17 AM
Fumble and I just played a match of Breakout where we won 5-1.  3 of the round victories were flag caps on my part, and the last was a kill while carrying the flag just as I was about to cap it again.  The other team was utterly oblivious to the fact that I was making a point of capping the flag.

I had a bit less success at it the match before, but it was still pretty exciting to make unmolested flag runs in that mode.
10  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: What are you buying this week? (10/27) on: October 27, 2015, 01:52:02 PM
Some small game called Halo.
11  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [XB1] Halo 5 on: October 27, 2015, 01:50:45 PM
Spartans have never had a double jump in Halo.

There was a jetpack option in Halo 4, but that's it.
12  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS4/XB1/PS3/360/PC] Battlefield: Hardline on: October 16, 2015, 12:39:35 PM

Quote from: EngineNo9 on October 15, 2015, 05:23:52 PM

Is anybody here actually an EA Access subscriber?  Have you found it worth your money?

Yes, and yes.  Especially with sports games.
13  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: My current musical obsession (metal) on: September 11, 2015, 08:05:17 PM

Quote from: Gratch on September 11, 2015, 05:28:08 PM

Quote from: pr0ner on September 11, 2015, 02:30:52 PM

Quote from: Gratch on September 02, 2015, 02:57:57 PM

Also, I confirmed my reservation for the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise for me and a friend yesterday.   headbang headbang

Damn. This year's lineup is probably the best one I've seen yet in terms of the metal I like, but I can't see myself going on a cruise alone.

I wonder if Herman Li will play his guitar in a pool again like the last time Dragonforce was on the cruise.

Alone?  Nah, you can just come hang out with us!  smile

My wish list for the remaining 30 bands:
-  Sigh
-  Vallenfyre
-  Amorphis (oh please oh please oh please)
-  Finntroll
-  Agalloch
-  Amon Amarth
-  Skeletonwitch
-  Amiensus
-  Allegaeon
-  Witherscape
-  Ghost
-  Hollenthon
-  Unexpect
-  The Ocean (would be funny to listen to The Ocean...on the ocean)
-  Pallbearer
-  Scar Symmetry

If any of these band sign up, I'll be a happy Gratch.


I certainly don't mind going to hear the bands I want to hear alone!  But the cost of a single room is pretty ridiculous, and I don't want to be roomed with a total stranger.
14  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: My current musical obsession (metal) on: September 11, 2015, 02:30:52 PM

Quote from: Gratch on September 02, 2015, 02:57:57 PM

Also, I confirmed my reservation for the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise for me and a friend yesterday.   headbang headbang

Damn. This year's lineup is probably the best one I've seen yet in terms of the metal I like, but I can't see myself going on a cruise alone.

I wonder if Herman Li will play his guitar in a pool again like the last time Dragonforce was on the cruise.
15  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Waning forum usage? on: July 29, 2015, 01:15:25 PM

Quote from: th'FOOL on July 27, 2015, 06:09:42 PM

I just took care of the delete account request. I just can't understand why anyone would expend so much effort on being a complete tool like this.

Did you delete his alt, too?
16  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [TV] Game of Thrones - Season 4 is coming (please mark spoilers) on: June 08, 2015, 04:29:03 PM
Spoiler for Hiden:
I'd say there is a 0% chance of Lady Stoneheart.
17  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: PS4 - Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection on: June 08, 2015, 04:23:57 PM

Quote from: farley2k on June 04, 2015, 06:20:02 PM

IN!!

+1
18  Non-Gaming / Political / Religious Nonsense / Re: What is his name again? on: May 04, 2015, 12:47:38 PM

Quote from: Eco-Logic on May 03, 2015, 11:54:14 AM

How is this R&P?  It's a post about a serial douche bag, that is neither religious or political. 

Naednek wil be here with his iron fist eventually I'm sure, even though there is nothing r and p about it.

My friend Kvothe is allowed in there and he told me there hasn't been a new post there in over a month.

 ban
19  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: My current musical obsession (metal) on: April 28, 2015, 01:22:51 PM
Arise, thread, for this Stratovarius video I stumbled upon yesterday.

Halcyon Days!
20  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS4/XB1/PS3/360/PC] Battlefield: Hardline on: March 22, 2015, 02:54:19 PM
I liked the corpse rag dolling through the wall in the second video.
21  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: What are you buying this week? (3/17) on: March 16, 2015, 12:52:23 PM
Battlefield Hardline is bought and preloaded onto my X1.
22  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Help/Advice for amateur fighting on: March 15, 2015, 07:49:07 PM

Quote from: USMC Kato on March 15, 2015, 06:04:17 AM

thanks for all the well wishes everyone

Quote from: TheEgoWhip on March 13, 2015, 09:05:28 PM

Break a leg!  His preferably. (Its just an expression, I'm told)

I actually tried to do that during the fight.  My opponent never bothered to check any of my kicks. After I landed the first leg kick hard, he looked at me in horror and I knew he didn't want to be there anymore. 
4 hour drive, 66 seconds in the ring, 6 legs kicks for a TKO in the first.  Dude was out of shape and he looked scared.  Felt bad. I think his whole family came out to watch him fight. Drove home. High fived the wife and drank a little vodka leftover from Harkonis's last visit.

Congrats!

But, vodka isn't Bud Light.
23  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS4/XB1/PS3/360/PC] Battlefield: Hardline on: February 10, 2015, 01:09:13 PM
Played some of the XBox One beta with Hark, Fumble, Vidiot, and Mikagami last night.  Played a little Conquest (exactly what you'd expect), Heist (which was a lot of fun with a fully organized group working together), and Hotwire (which was a lot of fun driving around cars in a deathmatch type setting). Wish I had remembered to play this earlier since the Beta is now over, but I certainly enjoyed playing it.
24  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: This Is Fun Pt 3: This Time It's Personal! (possibly NSFW) on: February 06, 2015, 01:49:04 PM
25  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Wii U on: February 02, 2015, 03:09:25 PM

Quote from: Lee on February 02, 2015, 06:44:31 AM

People still shop at GameStop?

I'll probably buy my WiiU there when it's time, because Amazon doesn't carry them directly and prices for the consoles are therefore obscene.

I also bought my PS4 there, because it was the easiest way to get the GTA5/TLoU bundle.

I won't buy games or anything else there, but they're perfectly fine for consoles.  And there's one 5 minutes from where I live.
26  Non-Gaming / Forum and Site Feedback / Re: Incorrect temp bans on: January 27, 2015, 05:42:11 AM
Aren't you supposed to be banned, kvothe?
27  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [movie] The Avengers 2: Age of Ultron on: January 13, 2015, 04:11:14 PM
Just take my money now, Marvel.
28  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: The Weekend Playlist -- 01/09/15 on: January 12, 2015, 02:52:26 PM
I played WAY too much South Park: The Stick of Truth over the weekend.

What a gloriously awesome game.
29  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Destiny -Bungie's new game with Activision on: January 08, 2015, 11:51:19 PM

Quote from: Roman on January 08, 2015, 09:28:52 PM

trade it in now. Buy something you really want to play.

Oh come on.  It's not that bad.  Just because YOU soured on the game doesn't mean Bob won't enjoy it.
30  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: This is why games should be returnable on: December 27, 2014, 01:12:59 AM
I've had zero issues like this with Madden 15 on my XBox One, for what it's worth.
31  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [TV] Constantine on: December 22, 2014, 12:18:52 PM

Quote from: Turtle on December 22, 2014, 07:33:55 AM

It was cancelled, although I think it still has some episodes left to air, or go to video.

It was not canceled.  They just decided the first season will be only 13 episodes, the last 5 of which will air starting January 2015.  It's up for renewal for a second season, but the network has yet to decide if there will be a second season or not.
32  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [Movie] James Bond #24: SPECTRE on: December 11, 2014, 02:22:56 PM
I rewatched the movie yesterday up to the point where Bond gets to the Skyfall estate, and nothing up to that point hints at, or mentions, SPECTRE.
33  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Calculator on: December 09, 2014, 03:24:15 PM
Calculator on the computer.
34  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: Help/Advice for amateur fighting on: December 09, 2014, 04:16:13 AM
Congrats on the win, Kato!
35  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [Movie] James Bond #24: SPECTRE on: December 07, 2014, 08:20:37 PM

Quote from: Rumpy on December 07, 2014, 07:34:53 PM

The gist is that somewhere along they way, they figure out that there's a shadowy organization calling Quantum's shots, with it being revealed at the end of Skyfall, with Bond effectively going up the chain. That would certainly explain Quantum's involvement in the next movie. Of course, another theory could be that it's a splinter group.

Errr...yeah, I don't remember ANY of that, since a) there's no reveal of Quantum that I know of at all in Skyfall, and b) the Bond Wiki says Quantum doesn't feature in Skyfall at all.
36  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [Movie] James Bond #24: SPECTRE on: December 07, 2014, 02:46:06 PM

Quote from: Rumpy on December 07, 2014, 07:03:26 AM

The way I saw it according to the 3 previous in the way they were building things up, was that Quantum was a sub-division of sorts from within the bigger Spectre. I seem to remember Skyfall pushing it into that direction.

Maybe I need to watch it again, but the feeling I got from Skyfall was that Quantum wasn't involved in any way.
37  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: [PS4] Uncharted 4 on: December 07, 2014, 02:37:32 PM

Quote from: leo8877 on December 06, 2014, 10:51:55 PM

Quote from: Teggy on December 06, 2014, 10:13:03 PM

Sometimes I really hate Neogaf. The whole thread over there is people arguing about framerate and whether it looks as good as the teaser. Doesn't anyone care about the game anymore?

Yes but not at NeoGaf

Quote from: Ridah on December 07, 2014, 09:59:11 AM

The footage is definitely in the 30fps range.

Here's hoping for a PC port  icon_lol

Not here, either.
38  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: [Movie] James Bond #24: SPECTRE on: December 05, 2014, 10:18:58 PM
Apparently Quantum may be involved in this movie somehow.
39  Non-Gaming / Off-Topic / Re: James Bond #24: SPECTRE on: December 05, 2014, 02:49:20 PM
Why is this thread titled Bond #27 when everyone else acknowledges this to be Bond #24?
40  Gaming / Console / PC Gaming / Re: Telltale and Game of Thrones! on: December 05, 2014, 02:48:00 PM

Quote from: leo8877 on December 05, 2014, 02:39:58 PM

Quote from: TiLT on December 05, 2014, 02:26:29 PM

Quote from: Scraper on December 05, 2014, 02:17:51 PM

I haven't really seen the preview at each commercial thing on American TV so I'm not sure what you mean by that.

It's the kind of thing where they'll say "coming up next" or similar phrases, then show a couple of things to try to hook you into watching until the next commercial. My impression is that it's very common. GameTrailers used to do this kind of thing too with their Bonus Round videos, but they must have gotten complaints, because they've stopped.

I've never heard of a preview at any point except at the end to tease what's coming next week.

Yeah, I'm not sure what shows Tilt is watching, but outside of BSG doing that kind of tease after their credits, I don't see that sort of thing in US TV other than a "here's what's coming next week" blurb at the end of a show.

Quote from: Dante Rising on December 05, 2014, 02:43:38 PM

I'm with Tilt on this one. I'm playing the Walking Dead currently, and I absolutely detest their "in our next episode sequences". These chapters are only about an hour long, so I don't want anything to be given away. But you can't skip them. And then it's soon afterward followed by "in our LAST episode..."

I played the last episode thirty f!cking seconds ago! I don't need a recap. Especially one I can't skip. What an inconsiderate oversight.

An inconsiderate oversight?  You sound like ibdoomed.
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