its monitoring a global scale war in real time without the horror that comes with the real thing. that shit is just neat
I feel exactly the same way ... it’s weirdly compelling for a game that is, at it’s core, about farming resources and dueling with spreadsheets
The biggest issue with getting into EVE in a way that would let you take part in battles like this - as a Titan pilot - is that you’d need a heavy investment in time (it takes literally years to train the requisite skills just to be able to get into a Titan, never mind fit one for combat) or money (you can now buy… Read more
I tried to get into it years ago. I enjoyed what I saw but I could never get into it like this and I’m totally fine with reading about it now.
Trump is just being pissy because McConnell acknowledged Biden’s win, so he’s lashing out like a teenager having a tantrum. Because Trump isn’t really a Republican, he’s just an asshole (although it’s no coincidence that “just an asshole” so easily took over the Republican Party). Read more
The PC preview footage just looked so rich in graphical fidelity and endless detail, I keep thinking there’s no way my basic-ass PS4 is going able to keep up with that with any real confidence (visions of 20-25fps GTAV on PS3 kept swimming back to the surface). So yeah, I’m not surprised it runs like shit on “last… Read more
Good to know. Thanks. It’s funny - I’d been waiting for years for this game. This whole pandemic, I’d been really depressed. Like everyone, I suppose. And one of the hopeful lights for me was this game. Knowing that it was coming out. It kept me alive. But then hearing about the delay, and about how last-gen consoles… Read more
It can be common in American English. I think you have a blind spot there.
I’m sorry, but I dunno how or why something like “blind playthrough” was somehow construed into being a negative connotation. No one correlates the phrase to actual blind people, and neither is the phrase “blind playthrough” or “going in blind” used as a pejorative like “gay” actually was, why is this even a thing?… Read more
No, I’m going to have to side with this just being extra PC. “Blind” as a term for a “first time through, with no previous experience or knowledge” has been a thing for....ever really. It’s not something I most people would confuse with or expect to be an actual blind person.