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Raiskream responded to Ben Barrett's comment in
3 Months ago
Mass Effect: Andromeda romance guide - how you do it, whom you can do it withMass Effect: Andromeda romance guide - how you do it, whom you can do it with
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Hahahaha, don't worry about it. Impressed that you've never deleted it, myself. You were on a fact finding mission, it was important information the people needed to know.

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Yeah, well not sure Mike gamble is so impressed

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3 Months ago
Discord shut down at least eight far right serversDiscord shut down at least eight far right servers
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Would you like the answer as to what Nazis have to do with Wolfenstein or what gaming's largest chat network has to do with gaming?

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That does not make sense to me. Since both have Nazis, then that allows the usage of tags to say it involved in Wolfenstein? Also, I can get Discord is wildly used in pc gaming, but it is not used exclusively for that.

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4 Months ago
The Overwatch universe is set to expandThe Overwatch universe is set to expand
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Hmm.Reply
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Good luck!

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SwiftKillings responded to Ben Barrett's comment in
4 Months ago
The Witcher 4 release date, news, trailer, story - everything we knowThe Witcher 4 release date, news, trailer, story - everything we know
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Why male?

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Because females didn't survive the Trials of Grass.

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Ben Barrett responded to Tallcat comment in
5 Months ago
A Death Stranding “surprise” announcement is coming in 2018A Death Stranding “surprise” announcement is coming in 2018
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It's being published by Sony. We're never going to see a PC release. Why is this being reported on a PC gaming site?
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Because the first non-Konami Kojima Productions game was announced to be coming to PC before it was given the Death Stranding title, and no launch platforms have been announced.

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Ben Barrett responded to PCGameKomrad comment in
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Diablo 3’s retro Darkening of Tristram event returns next weekDiablo 3’s retro Darkening of Tristram event returns next week
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I haven't played Diablo 3. If I buy the game for PC on Jan 1, can I play the Darkening of Tristam right away as my first time playing Diablo 3?
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As far as I know, yes.

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Ben Barrett responded to Synapse Krud comment in
6 Months ago
Game deals: Overwatch is $20 for the holidaysGame deals: Overwatch is $20 for the holidays
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Actually, the steam winter sale date has been leaked a few months ago. It's coming tomorrow
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so it did, cheers

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Ben Barrett responded to Anza Power comment in
6 Months ago
Google now returns esports results based on search termsGoogle now returns esports results based on search terms
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No it's not just YouTube events, when you search for "misfits csgo" or "faze clan" you can clearly see there are results for ESL One and IEM, events that were Twitch exclusives.
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Cheers, issued an update.

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Ben Barrett responded to *sigh* comment in
6 Months ago
Free games: The original Homefront is free on Humble BundleFree games: The original Homefront is free on Humble Bundle
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Well there wasnt a 2 stuck after the DoW for a reason ;)

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man how'd I miss that

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Free games: The original Homefront is free on Humble BundleFree games: The original Homefront is free on Humble Bundle
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First Dawn of War as well

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Well there wasnt a 2 stuck after the DoW for a reason ;)

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Ben Barrett replied to 10 questions on the Heroes of the Storm Review
1 Year ago
Heroes of the Storm review snippet Why would you pick Heroes of the Storm over League of Legends or Dota 2?
Mainly the speed. Individual games are much shorter and more action-focused - you can play two or three games in an hour, and even short sessions feel more fulfilling than other MOBAs.
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2 Years ago
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void review snippet Are the aliens in StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void scary?
Depends how you feel about faceless psychics and gribbly beasts. It never goes into straight-up horror, and Blizzard's style is so over the top that it defies becoming disturbing.
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Ben Barrett replied to 11 questions on the Undertale Review
2 Years ago
Undertale review snippet Is Undertale nauseatingly cute?
No, it subverts itself a lot and switches it up from just plain cute rather quickly.
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Ben Barrett replied to 5 questions on the You Must Build A Boat Review
2 Years ago
You Must Build A Boat review snippet Have you come up with any clever strategies in You Must Build A Boat?
Beyond matching non-combat tiles outside of combat as much as possible and avoiding wasting big damage combos without anything to hit, no, it's mostly luck with a bit of pattern recognition in there.
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2 Years ago
The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth review snippet How gory is The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth?
Nothing spectacular, and the low-fi graphics mean it's far less in your face than you get from today's various big-budget offerings. It is gross, though, and if you stop and think about what's going on it's basically disgusting.
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Ben Barrett replied to 11 questions on the Grand Theft Auto V Review
2 Years ago
Grand Theft Auto V review snippet How open is Grand Theft Auto V to explore?
It's a massive city that's basically completely unrestricted, especially with some mods to open up more of the buildings. The tools you have to get around make it even easier, but there isn't a lot to do out there.
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2 Years ago
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive review snippet How does Global Offensive compare to Source or 1.6?
Source was my game and even the tiniest changes in GO put me off initially. It has some additional weapons and a large rebalance pass, plus various changes to the cash system, menus, level layouts etc. It's also patched more regularly than its previous counterpart. It is as much a brand new game in the details as it is broadly the same. However, if you're a Source or 1.6 hardcore player, you likely already know which you prefer.
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2 Years ago
METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN review snippet How realistic are the horses in METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN?
As realistic as it's possible to be while being an armoured, immortal horse that gets air-lifted by a balloon regularly.
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