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  Topic: I made a 'zine: exp.
aerisdead

Replies: 7
Views: 6964

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 27, 2009 11:55 am   Subject: I made a 'zine: exp.
Interesting comment!

All of the feelings are genuine! But I only wrote them down if I thought they'd make a good article. Weird sort of catch-22 there, I guess. But I'll see about maybe trying to s ...
  Topic: I made a 'zine: exp.
aerisdead

Replies: 7
Views: 6964

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2009 4:48 pm   Subject: I made a 'zine: exp.
I'm all sold out of the first edition, but the second edition is being printed this week (it'll be functionally the same, just a little cleaned up in terms of a few typos, some design things that anno ...
  Topic: I made a 'zine: exp.
aerisdead

Replies: 7
Views: 6964

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 9:54 pm   Subject: I made a 'zine: exp.
Oh and if anyone wants to mention this on selectbutton maybe that would be cool. I promised myself to leave and never return there but I know some people there would probably dig it.
  Topic: I made a 'zine: exp.
aerisdead

Replies: 7
Views: 6964

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 03, 2009 9:50 pm   Subject: I made a 'zine: exp.
Hey all,

I don't know how acceptable this is but considering The Gamer's Quarter hasn't seen an issue since I don't know when and there were/are two articles of mine languishing and waiting to be p ...
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2008 12:57 pm   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
Well, I read on Neogaf that it was removable so have spent 16 on the game+controller.

Hooray! I'll probably even play Seaman 2, even though my Japanese is (yes) caveman level.
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2008 12:25 pm   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
Can you remove the mic part that sticks out? It looks like it would unbalance the feel of the pad. If it's molded on then that's fine, I'd just probably use it for fighters and stuff on PC too is all.
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2008 9:59 am   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
So there's another [URL=http://www.play-asia.com/SOap-23-83-oz-71-2-74-1ui-49-en-84-n.html]sale on a Play-Asia. this one's for 15%, which isn't quite as good as it has been before, but there are still ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Sep 18, 2008 4:18 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
Anyone playing Warhammer Online?

I know Wes, Shaper etc. like MMORPGs and it's the first one I'm really playing and as far as games where numbers go up it's pretty cleverly designed.

I don't kn ...
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Jul 11, 2008 8:31 am   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
I post about this every time it happens, but [url=http://www.play-asia.com/SOap-23-83-oz-71-2-74-1qs-49-en-84-n.html]25% off sale at Play-Asia again!

Some decent picks as usual though you have to d ...
  Topic: more squirrel news for dhex
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 77860

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Wed May 21, 2008 4:27 pm   Subject: more squirrel news for dhex
I wanted to embed this but I don't think it'll let me.

The Squirrel Next Door
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Mar 27, 2008 9:36 am   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
20% off sale at Play-Asia again!

I am going to be skint as a result.

Can't knock it, really If you're missing, say, one of the Bit Generations Titles, for example, Ouendan 2 at $23? Quite excell ...
  Topic: Play-Asia Sale Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 47506

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Feb 13, 2008 2:31 pm   Subject: Play-Asia Sale Thread
Year Of The Rat Lucky Sale at Play-Asia this week.

Not as great as previous sales I think, but still some bargains - Salamander Portable at $19.99 (as is TwinBee Portable) and Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan ...
  Topic: Any of you A-Holes going to GDC?
aerisdead

Replies: 31
Views: 13461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Jan 19, 2008 5:47 pm   Subject: Any of you A-Holes going to GDC?
no matt?

;_;
  Topic: Any of you A-Holes going to GDC?
aerisdead

Replies: 31
Views: 13461

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2008 10:06 pm   Subject: Any of you A-Holes going to GDC?
I am.

I might need a place to stay or am willing to discuss sharing a place with anyone, so let me know.
  Topic: Do we have a movie thread?
aerisdead

Replies: 269
Views: 115901

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2008 10:18 am   Subject: Do we have a movie thread?
No, you don't.
  Topic: more squirrel news for dhex
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 77860

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Tue Dec 18, 2007 3:43 pm   Subject: more squirrel news for dhex
So, squirrel fishing, then.

Hot or not?
  Topic: Mass Effect looks like shit
aerisdead

Replies: 103
Views: 35959

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sat Nov 24, 2007 12:22 am   Subject: Mass Effect looks like shit
Mass Effect is "Mass"ively flawed, and yet somehow it is maintaining my attention.

I think it's possibly that BioWare have good writers, even if a dull traditional sci-fi world isn't their best use ...
  Topic: Two Bestsellers & Two Capcom Games
aerisdead

Replies: 32
Views: 13663

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2007 8:32 pm   Subject: Two Bestsellers & Two Capcom Games
I reviewded Zak and Wiki:

Here!
  Topic: DeepDiscountDVD November sale (ALSO: MURNAU)
aerisdead

Replies: 6
Views: 3372

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 11, 2007 9:49 pm   Subject: DeepDiscountDVD November sale (ALSO: MURNAU)
I purchased:

Venture Bros seasons 1 and 2
Metalocalypse
Tom Goes to the Mayor

MUCH ANIMATION GOODNESS TO BE HITTING MY EYEBALLS SOON
  Topic: FYI: The McRib is back.
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 120647

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:01 pm   Subject: FYI: The McRib is back.
misery pile in a failure bowl
  Topic: 2008 is a great year to sell and buy games (trading post)
aerisdead

Replies: 664
Views: 359939

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 28, 2007 6:03 pm   Subject: 2008 is a great year to sell and buy games (trading post)
They're all full versions.
  Topic: 2008 is a great year to sell and buy games (trading post)
aerisdead

Replies: 664
Views: 359939

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 23, 2007 10:35 am   Subject: 2008 is a great year to sell and buy games (trading post)
Edit: Removing this list. If you remember what was here, feel free to PM me.
  Topic: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 90244

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 5:38 pm   Subject: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
It's funny, because the one thing I felt about HL2 is that there is no point of that game that is paced correctly. I was never left "wanting more." Each segment seems to go on for fucking ever. Case p ...
  Topic: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 90244

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:24 pm   Subject: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
I have always found:

shorter game

=

higher quality content
  Topic: Lestrade
aerisdead

Replies: 952
Views: 525811

PostForum: Staff   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 10:27 am   Subject: Lestrade
You knows it!
  Topic: Lestrade
aerisdead

Replies: 952
Views: 525811

PostForum: Staff   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 8:49 am   Subject: Lestrade
CDX is made of win.
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 8:48 am   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
No way man.
  Topic: Third Party Brawlers
aerisdead

Replies: 19
Views: 8398

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 12:46 pm   Subject: Third Party Brawlers
I was just thinking about how much I love Ninja 5-0 last night, actually.
  Topic: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 90244

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 8:50 pm   Subject: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
I'm going to have to get this straight away, aren't I?

Darn.
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 3:24 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
I'll get a Monster Hunter title when they have online play.
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 8:44 am   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
I completely agree with this.

I finally beat Episode 3 on the Live Arcade version and it's just a chore. I'd like to finish Episode 4 but I think I got to level 2 before it became clear that episo ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Oct 07, 2007 10:12 am   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
i liked it
  Topic: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 90244

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2007 7:18 pm   Subject: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
So then logically there must be exceptions to the rule that sniper rifles can't be awesome flashy worthwhile weapons in multiplayer FPS titles.
  Topic: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
aerisdead

Replies: 259
Views: 90244

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2007 8:57 am   Subject: i've got my spine i've got my orange box
FUCK no. For one thing, what the hell is a sniper rifle doing in a mod inspired by action movies? Snipers are used in slow, tense scenes, not high powered, energenic ones!

Apparently you haven't se ...
  Topic: more squirrel news for dhex
aerisdead

Replies: 83
Views: 77860

PostForum: Quarterly Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2007 10:14 am   Subject: more squirrel news for dhex
Awesome.
  Topic: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
aerisdead

Replies: 102
Views: 49604

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Sep 20, 2007 8:27 pm   Subject: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
Yeah, PS2 version FTW
  Topic: bioshock my monkey! (now also about SPOILARZ)
aerisdead

Replies: 337
Views: 154124

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2007 9:55 am   Subject: bioshock my monkey! (now also about SPOILARZ)
Or Walt Disney.

No, it's obviously Orson Welles. See: Citizen Kane.
  Topic: bioshock my monkey! (now also about SPOILARZ)
aerisdead

Replies: 337
Views: 154124

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Sep 04, 2007 9:51 pm   Subject: bioshock my monkey! (now also about SPOILARZ)
P.S. Who feels that Andrew Ryan has a Vincent Price air to him?

Er he is obviously supposed to be Orson Welles
  Topic: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
aerisdead

Replies: 102
Views: 49604

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 5:22 pm   Subject: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
Yeah, you're right. It's not literally. That was an incorrect usage.

It's way bigger and sturdier than I ever imagined though.
  Topic: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
aerisdead

Replies: 102
Views: 49604

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 9:47 am   Subject: Guitar Hero III / Rock Band
I want Rock Band for the drums, which are fucking hard (I sucked epically on the one go if it I had at X'07 before the power cut out.) they're also ridiculously huge and pricey I'm sure (it's literall ...
  Topic: The obligatory videogame fan art topic.
aerisdead

Replies: 198
Views: 120747

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2007 9:34 am   Subject: The obligatory videogame fan art topic.
yay!
  Topic: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
aerisdead

Replies: 88
Views: 37926

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Aug 30, 2007 6:36 am   Subject: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
OK, but would it maybe be a good game to play with a lot of ripped old dance music, I'm thinking 1991 era?

You might as well just use the Xbox 360's light synth for that.
  Topic: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
aerisdead

Replies: 88
Views: 37926

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Wed Aug 29, 2007 7:20 pm   Subject: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
Aerisdead should I play this game?

Hi Aerisdead

hi james

james you should buy this game because jeff minter probably deserves $5 for his entire career so far

but do be warned it is pretty ...
  Topic: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
aerisdead

Replies: 88
Views: 37926

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2007 9:47 am   Subject: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
as for enemy behaviors varying between stages, well, that's what makes the stages. the contrast between a stage like 3am external, where you spend most of your energy dodging fast-moving bullets, and ...
  Topic: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
aerisdead

Replies: 88
Views: 37926

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Aug 27, 2007 1:48 pm   Subject: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
Possibly, but I definitey disagree that the game is "internally consistent."
  Topic: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
aerisdead

Replies: 88
Views: 37926

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Aug 27, 2007 8:56 am   Subject: you are super ultra bovine yaktastic!
Yeah, it actually has a diabolically introverted design. I epically dislike the fact that creatures (the flowers, for example) can act differently on different levels with absolutely no cues (the diff ...
  Topic: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
aerisdead

Replies: 4229
Views: 1556264

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2007 12:24 pm   Subject: the tell us about the games you are playing thread
"Blacker than a moonless night, hotter and more bitter than hell itself... that's coffee."

Sounds like a Twin Peaks quote, actually.
  Topic: Official TGQ Virtual Console And Live Arcade Games Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 977
Views: 435484

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Tue Aug 21, 2007 6:49 am   Subject: Official TGQ Virtual Console And Live Arcade Games Thread
You're further on than I am!
  Topic: Official TGQ Virtual Console And Live Arcade Games Thread
aerisdead

Replies: 977
Views: 435484

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Mon Aug 20, 2007 8:40 pm   Subject: Official TGQ Virtual Console And Live Arcade Games Thread
Space Giraffe is an evolution of the tube shooter, but its a huge one if Tempest 2000 represents the difference between a caveman and a caveman with fire, Space Giraffe is the difference between a ...
  Topic: The obligatory videogame fan art topic.
aerisdead

Replies: 198
Views: 120747

PostForum: Club for the Study and Appreciation of Interactive Audio Visual Media   Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:04 am   Subject: The obligatory videogame fan art topic.
You are a king among men.

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