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  Topic: Level of the Year
Cossix

Replies: 26
Views: 18857

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Dec 18, 2008 7:12 pm   Subject: Level of the Year
The whole Letz Shake part from No More Heroes is pretty up there probably.
  Topic: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Cossix

Replies: 1116
Views: 404461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Nov 23, 2008 4:01 am   Subject: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Earth's Special Forces what the hell is that

Sounds like some BULLSHIT if you ask me
  Topic: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Cossix

Replies: 1116
Views: 404461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2008 8:27 am   Subject: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
That's a terrible article on Half-Life mods Sad
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Oct 09, 2008 10:58 pm   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
multiplayer
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:49 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Did you play Mercs 1 much?
Yeah, through once or twice.

The emulation on 360 is crashy tho Sad

A lot of fans of the first say they dislike the second, but I don't see why -- this game style mak ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Sep 29, 2008 12:41 am   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Did you play Mercs 1 much?
  Topic: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
Cossix

Replies: 104
Views: 41679

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2008 5:32 pm   Subject: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
Krylon and shoe polish
I'm gonna make all of y'all
Remember my name

Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure?
  Topic: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
Cossix

Replies: 104
Views: 41679

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Aug 12, 2008 5:39 pm   Subject: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
It was an ANGRY face not a SAD face.

JEEZ.
  Topic: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
Cossix

Replies: 104
Views: 41679

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Aug 12, 2008 11:21 am   Subject: GAME REVIEW WITH HAIKU FUN FOR YOU
Stop talking about my game, jerks >:(
  Topic: Going to Japan
Cossix

Replies: 68
Views: 35194

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Mon Jul 28, 2008 10:42 pm   Subject: Going to Japan
Oh man I didn't see this until now.

If you get a chance, Ueno Park is pretty awesome. You can go to the part where all the Russians are selling crazy seedy products and there's black guys being bou ...
  Topic: fallout fans are LEGENDARY and should probably be NSFW!
Cossix

Replies: 551
Views: 327857

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Jul 28, 2008 7:54 pm   Subject: fallout fans are LEGENDARY and should probably be NSFW!
This demo wasn't set up to show off the atmosphere or emotional capacity of the game. Those just aren't things people really show off at E3. It just doesn't happen.

This demo was put out to show th ...
  Topic: fallout fans are LEGENDARY and should probably be NSFW!
Cossix

Replies: 551
Views: 327857

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2008 4:57 pm   Subject: fallout fans are LEGENDARY and should probably be NSFW!

but this didn't look very good at all. it looks like shit. in fact, watching it again drove that home, unfortunately. when i say all they had to do was rip off stalker, i meant all they had to do wa ...
  Topic: Game + Watch
Cossix

Replies: 24
Views: 10714

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Jul 23, 2008 1:43 am   Subject: Game + Watch
Haha I had an LCD Double Dragon game that I played the shit out of when I was a kid. It was probably fucking terrible! I should try to find it sometime.
  Topic: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Cossix

Replies: 1116
Views: 404461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Jul 09, 2008 6:57 pm   Subject: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
No, it was two pages on how people who don't realise terminals are a fine method for storytelling are amazingly genetically similar to a certain family of canine (the Chihuahua).

Jerk >:(
  Topic: Share your Banners here!
Cossix

Replies: 882
Views: 480258

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Jun 27, 2008 6:04 am   Subject: Share your Banners here!
what is that i want to play the cuddlebear game
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 9:57 am   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Man I'd totally join in on that if I hadn't played Earthbound like a few months ago. Sad Maybe I'll still participate in the discussion though.
  Topic: So, GTAIV
Cossix

Replies: 292
Views: 127078

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 6:48 am   Subject: So, GTAIV
Oh totally. It's just practically guaranteed to blow through your body armor, especially if the cop has ANYTHING but a pistol :p

Actually, I don't think I've ever been held up by any cops EXCEPT fo ...
  Topic: In this thread I post screens of Macintosh games
Cossix

Replies: 112
Views: 74819

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 6:44 am   Subject: In this thread I post screens of Macintosh games
Hmm, could you remember anything else! I might be able to remember it for you.
It was for Windows '95 I know that much more. It was also CDROM based when that was a huge thing. Did I mention it took ...
  Topic: So, GTAIV
Cossix

Replies: 292
Views: 127078

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 5:20 am   Subject: So, GTAIV
Yeah basically Niko's constant desire to earn money seems a little dumb, because he's always fucking loaded. Like every now and then I drive to the gun shop and buy max ammo for everything I'm carryin ...
  Topic: Secret of Evermore is uh...
Cossix

Replies: 24
Views: 14698

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Jun 02, 2008 5:18 pm   Subject: Secret of Evermore is uh...
It wasn't until I found the internet that I learned that people hated this game and Mystic Quest. When I was a kid I thought they were both pretty great! Secret of Evermore, especially, because it was ...
  Topic: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Cossix

Replies: 1116
Views: 404461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun May 25, 2008 8:22 pm   Subject: Everything I know about FPS games I learned from John Romero
Hey Cossix, what do you think of Monolith!

I still need to play NOLF Sad

I actually kind of miss them making bright colorful games. Shogo and NOLF were pretty gorgeous. I played part of both of t ...
  Topic: WiiWare Yay or Nay?
Cossix

Replies: 50
Views: 25570

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue May 13, 2008 1:41 pm   Subject: WiiWare Yay or Nay?
Nintendo seems to let you redownload stuff. It seems like doing this is faster than copying shit to an SD card and then copying it back.

I guess this seems like an okay way to digitally distribute ...
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue May 13, 2008 1:37 pm   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Uncomfortably close to Saints' Row
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 12, 2008 4:24 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Yeah that's pretty disturbing. Daphny might like it I guess.
  Topic: Japan, you are not America
Cossix

Replies: 96
Views: 39396

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 12, 2008 4:17 pm   Subject: Japan, you are not America
Lost Odyssey is pretty good, yeah.

Looking forward to actually playing Yakuza 2 whenever it finally fucking gets released here, too. Yakuza 1 was pretty good once you started getting into it.
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed May 07, 2008 12:45 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Work Time Fun is amazing. It includes a game where all you do is cap pens. Over and over again. And sometimes the pens are upside down so you have to flip them over.
  Topic: many more stories are yet to be written (knytt stories)
Cossix

Replies: 140
Views: 99886

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue May 06, 2008 1:08 pm   Subject: many more stories are yet to be written (knytt stories)
Why is it "Daphny's house" am I meaningless Sad
  Topic: So, GTAIV
Cossix

Replies: 292
Views: 127078

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 5:22 pm   Subject: So, GTAIV
I play a lot of this game in a suit using the pistol. I pretend like I'm 47 walking around in New York. Really I should just play Blood Money more I think.
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 2:35 pm   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Oh! Also, use either IE or the IE tab in Firefox when registering, otherwise your spam security password (whatever those are called - the jumbled up letters and numbers that are always hard to read) w ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 2:34 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
army of two is unplayable.

That's a lie and you know it.

It just sucks on my TV in split screen because it's so tiny Sad
  Topic: So, GTAIV
Cossix

Replies: 292
Views: 127078

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 2:33 pm   Subject: So, GTAIV
Yeah it feels like New York to me, and I've only been there once like TEN YEARS AGO (maybe even fifteen). I want to go back sometime, though.
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Apr 29, 2008 5:21 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Daphny needs her own version of this thread where only she can post in it and basically she just bitches about the games I'm playing at the moment because man she sure does yell at me about this stuff ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Apr 23, 2008 12:12 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Seriously what is the deal with Marathon.

Harvey let's be "I hate Marathon" buddies
  Topic: message for Aderack
Cossix

Replies: 23
Views: 8816

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Apr 22, 2008 12:11 pm   Subject: message for Aderack
What, you guys are all falling over yourself to friend Aderack

where's my Xbox friend requests, turkey

I'll be your Xbox Buddy! My gamertag is Cossix! I don't think I have you on my list.
  Topic: Sonic Unleashed
Cossix

Replies: 34
Views: 14002

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:26 pm   Subject: Sonic Unleashed
Apparently Sega threatened to sue Destructoid over the postings of all the various leaked Sonic Unleashed stuff too.
  Topic: The Broad and Ever-Reaching DOS Gamers Haven
Cossix

Replies: 66
Views: 25834

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 3:08 pm   Subject: The Broad and Ever-Reaching DOS Gamers Haven

Harveyjams complaining that Full Throttle is too short makes me Sad

It's not that it's too short. More like, not enough interesting stuff happens within that short amount of time.

Hey, whatever ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Cossix

Replies: 4229
Views: 1591386

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Mar 20, 2008 8:53 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
XIII doesn't suck you shut up
  Topic: videogame school
Cossix

Replies: 209
Views: 89933

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Mar 17, 2008 1:07 am   Subject: videogame school
You really should be documenting everything regardless, honestly. When I first started programming, documenting shit seemed pretty silly to me, but as time went by it's become more and more critical, ...
  Topic: Patapon is fucking excellent.
Cossix

Replies: 11
Views: 5190

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2008 3:11 pm   Subject: Patapon is fucking excellent.
The only thing I've been opposed to is all the grinding. But maybe it's not really that grindy and I just suck at rhythm games (A strong possibility).
  Topic: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
Cossix

Replies: 117
Views: 43169

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 7:52 pm   Subject: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
You CAN use grenades, but why bother? Use the Combine's grenades instead!
  Topic: videogame school
Cossix

Replies: 209
Views: 89933

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 7:35 pm   Subject: videogame school
Also we continue to be lazy. Daphny is playing Steambot Chronicles while I finish up some of Sam and Max Season 2.
  Topic: A WANDERER, A WEASEL, AND THE TRIP THROUGH IMPASSE VALLEY
Cossix

Replies: 602
Views: 326485

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 12:12 pm   Subject: A WANDERER, A WEASEL, AND THE TRIP THROUGH IMPASSE VALLEY
floor 23 is the furthest ive gotten
man i am totally genociding these chain guys
  Topic: Hilarious crap found on Google Video
Cossix

Replies: 953
Views: 433958

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 12:11 pm   Subject: Hilarious crap found on Google Video
harveyjames is there anything that whenever you see it you think of meee
  Topic: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
Cossix

Replies: 117
Views: 43169

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 11:59 am   Subject: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
There's a lock through a door right when you first get a gun. It's the only time in Episode 1 that you absolutely need to use a bullet.
  Topic: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
Cossix

Replies: 117
Views: 43169

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 10:24 am   Subject: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
Cycle when you play through Episode 1 make sure you do it only using one bullet because I'm pretty sure that's the best way to play it! Use the gravity gun the rest of the time!

Note: Your one bull ...
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 1:57 am   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
That's a pretty funny quote from EGM.

Yeah we sure showed them, didn't we?
  Topic: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
Cossix

Replies: 117
Views: 43169

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Mar 08, 2008 7:31 pm   Subject: Half-Life 2 sucks! (at a stretch). ;)
I know that physics puzzles are pretty contrived NOW but when the game came out it was pretty much the first game with a physics engine as realized as what it had.
  Topic: "classic" era gaming: Greek, or just Paleolithic
Cossix

Replies: 46
Views: 15561

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2008 6:26 pm   Subject: "classic" era gaming: Greek, or just Paleolithic
Basically because most of those games weren't really worth a damn. Console gaming from back then was mostly just a fad, and most of the titles were basically just rip-offs from each other. A lot more ...
  Topic: Stuff in Real Life that makes you think of Games
Cossix

Replies: 35
Views: 14044

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2008 9:03 pm   Subject: Stuff in Real Life that makes you think of Games
After playing a bunch of Mario 64, my dad used to look for good places to wall jump in the real world.
  Topic: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Cossix

Replies: 1215
Views: 481145

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Feb 24, 2008 4:32 am   Subject: Authentic Videogame Link Dump Thread (news?)
Jonathan Blow can BLOW A DICK GET IT BECAUSE THAT'S PART OF HIS LAST NAME I'M SO CLEVER

I really wanted to play his game a lot but then I read about the Misadventures of P.B. Winterbottom and it so ...
 
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