This is pretty much what I think. Even though I was young and absolutely retarded at the time of the forum's "golden age", I know what you mean, and I do think that the escapist has lost that certain charm it had.
Hell the only thing I really do anymore is watch Yahtzee and Feed Dump and jump...
Because clearly the Escapist is the most intellectual site around and such riff-raff shouldn't be allowed, eh wot wot. (This is towards some of the people that actually go aggressive against such puns, not the person quoted)
On topic, I pretty much agree with what Root and Hazabaza have said.
Pro tip: Borderlands =/= Bulletstorm
OT: Oh hell yeah, I was looking forward to them releasing this and hearing they've released it for free is just amazing.
Edit: Oh I've just noticed OnyxOblivion said the same thing. Heh.
Fix'd a bit so it suits me and I'll add for singing in a choir. Even though almost everyone in the country knows how bad-ass the choir I sing in is (best in the country, one of the better choirs in the region, full of kewl people), and that I sing bass, which is the manliest voice.
Oh: Also for...