Recent content by madmatt

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    LoadingReadyRun: The Xth Way to Y

    More x ways to y! That was the best in a while, loved all the stingers!
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    Unskippable: Drakengard 3 - Oh God, There's So Much Blood

    A moment of silence for the narrator... only pov cutscenes now, I hope. Also I loved the intoner joke
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    Unskippable: Final Fantasy XIII Lightning Returns

    Or possibly 'Stoney' I think wallpaper is an underrated method of travel
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    LoadingReadyRun: The Warriors Return

    Great stinger! Good to see the Warriors of Darkness return. Do they need jobs now? Salesmen perhaps?
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    Dragon Age: Retribution

    T That was a lot of fun. Thanks!
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    LoadingReadyRun: Murdercide

    I love the LRR logo being creepefied Also "spleen rupturing terror" is a phrase whose time has come
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    The Cheating Confessional

    jedi outcast... it was a while ago, but it was quite hard without a helping hand every now and then
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    The worst argument you've ever heard

    At the risk of sounding like the old man in the attic, this intensely irritates me as well; I can only assume it comes from the need to believe there is a happy ending to it all. That maybe this bad thing is just the precursor to something better in some non-understandable way. My pet peeve...
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    Doomsday Arcade: Episode 25: Series Finale

    Watched again after a couple of years. Still my favourite show on the Escapist. I hope that the Michaels are still filming - they were really good!
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    Poll: You're wrong and I can prove it

    Asking would you change core views, and under what circumstances would you admit to a mistake are different questions. Yes - and i feel like I change core views every 5 minutes And it depends on what it is, as to whether I will admit to it! But a lot of views I may change needn't be *mistakes*
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    But Is It Art?

    Well put, it said what I was thinking far better than I could! Perhaps then, the distinction is that games are rarely "pure" art (i.e. purely for the sake of expressing itself even if not entertaining etc), as they need to fulfill those other two functions, but can still be artistic and art as a...
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    You have one free punch.

    Piers Morgan or Michael Gove. You had best be on guard...
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    How you feel about taxes

    Or perhaps? Higher taxes = Higher public Spending = Better educated and equipped workforce = Higher productivity and innovation/ingenuity = more jobs = higher product demand = bigger workforces required to meet demand = more people paying taxes/not claiming jobseekers = more taxes to spend...
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    Pokémon Championship Team Hurls Crap At Each Other

    I go to University in Birmingham. I fear I am developing the accent:( Where on earth did they procure enough feces? Why? What if one of them had diarrhea?
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    Irish SOPA law has passed today

    I know the theory - I wonder how much of the bill will be enforcable in practice. It might be more of a point being made, rather than a real enforcement attempt. And it's horrible how N Ireland politics came up again! I spent 6 months writing about it for my end of degree dissertation, and...