PhthaloGreen
PhthaloGreen
Dec 7 2017
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2nd gear: The bargain made with patents works in both directions: exclusive rights to use the IP for the patent holder, on the condition that they disclose the information so that it is public information and can be improved upon. So, it takes a BIT of digging on someone’s part, but clarity for consumers is still Read more

Mar 19 2015
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The shoe that came flying off of Madden's foot went into the audience on the opposite side of the teams' benches, so it wasn't the same shoe that was thrown onto the court (which seemed to have originated from the Arkansas bench). Read more

Mar 18 2015
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You sort of answered your own question with your second sentence there (though with a touch of hyperbole). Read more

Mar 16 2015
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Yeah but have you smelled a freshly popped can of tennis balls? Oh my god.

Feb 27 2015
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I don't think any of us know what we're talking about, really, because this is a conversation that hasn't taken shape in video game culture until very recently. Read more

Feb 26 2015
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I don't think anything needs to be "rewritten." A male or female character can exist in a story and it can be just as (or more) interesting to the right audience. But why not give players that choice?

Feb 26 2015
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I saw her trying to draw clear lines all throughout her NYU talk, and I could sense what a fraught endeavor that was. As easy as she had suggested some of the changes in gaming could be, so much of this is likely to be controversial—and not just because someone might be sexist. How do you balance creators' freedom Read more

Feb 26 2015
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Are there situations or "themes" in which having a playable female character is less appropriate than a male one? I can't think of any.

Feb 24 2015
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I feel like The Douche by himself is better than with Crazy Ira since it lets the incongruity of his character come through a lot stronger. That said, I'd put him just ahead of Orin.

Jan 30 2015
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Nacho cheese doritos are an atrocity and should have lost to ACTUAL CHEESE long ago.

Jan 30 2015
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Nacho cheese doritos are horrible and dumb, and should have lost to ACTUAL CHEESE

Jan 29 2015
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This is really close to what I came up with, but with way better rationales. This team will win. A lot.

Jan 29 2015
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I would be fine with him being a blocking/running specialist. The value he brings as that outgains whatever is lost with him being one-dimensional

Jan 29 2015
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I agree that Hitmonchan would be well-suited to play physical press corner. May not have the turn and burn speed to keep up with those electric-types or Dodrios, though. Read more