It’s ok to have a couple badass units that are above the rest to help carry them through the hellhole that is the first act of XCOM. You do need a rotating roster obviously so you’re not sending in tired guys, but having 1-2 guys that are a few ranks above the rest isn’t a bad thing. A ranger with bladestorm for… Read more
Honestly man, if you’re committed to trying it anyways: Accept that you may not have a good result in that mission. Move slowly and as a group (Overwatch crawling is strongly recommended if you have low-level troops in a civilian defense). If there’s civilians too far away to get to safely, leave them be. Read more
Honestly if you are only just at the Mox rescue mission, you may be better off starting the entire game over, and executing the very early missions much cleaner due to your experience the next time. Although skipping the event is not the end of the world - it will trigger a “Dark Event” that you must deal with for a… Read more
Its pretty obvious what happened. People were buying lots of water. Best Buy does not sell water in bulk, so the employees just left the water in their shipment packaging and sold the water for the same price (I assume the local manager was not authorized to issue bulk discounts?), indifferent to how the internet… Read more
Will Buxton’s column in RACER contained a pretty well reasoned take: Read more
As a father of handicapped kids, thank you. Some of my kids will need life-long care so someday when the other kids are out of college and the house is paid off I swear the best worst idea would be for me to get a diesel van and build a massive winch bumper so I could “assist” people who illegally park in handicap… Read more
Wait. Am I the only one who remembers them being spelled Unknown?
You need some Patrician IV in your life. Also Offworld Trading Company.
Americans are so precious, and this Drew rant to open the Jambaroo is emblematic of it. Oh my God the sky is falling, life has never ever been this miserable for people anywhere ever!!!!!! Ask some Native Americans how the arc of history has been working out for them under “sane” Presidents of the United States. Or… Read more