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Forum: OT - Entertainment 17 November 2017, 22:24
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Definitely yes. Speaking of a movie worth...

Definitely yes.

Speaking of a movie worth watching...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GeLp9-k9-LQ

Is this a joke? I hope not!
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 November 2017, 22:21
Replies: 120
Views: 12,739
Posted By gimbal
I think that game is programmed to become harder...

I think that game is programmed to become harder as time passes. I played it again a few weeks ago and barely could get to world 1 level 3 :/
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 15 November 2017, 21:53
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By gimbal
I just have one question: was playing this walk...

I just have one question: was playing this walk left-to-right simulator a voluntary act?
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 November 2017, 14:56
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
That tends to happen when they're right on top of...

That tends to happen when they're right on top of you and you don't build up your army fast enough. The basic rule is: if a civ is close enough you meet in the first 5 turns, better start pumping out...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 14 November 2017, 01:19
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Can't wait for Black Panther where it seems he...

Can't wait for Black Panther where it seems he will be returning as the big baddy. His role in the Avengers: Age of Ultron may have been (too) small, but damn he's cool.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 12 November 2017, 17:17
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
War for the Planet of the Apes...

War for the Planet of the Apes (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3450958/).

If you didn't like Dawn you're probably not going to like this one very much either as its more of the same deal. I don't...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 November 2017, 22:52
Replies: 120
Views: 12,739
Posted By gimbal
Shut up and take my money! Graphically it...

Shut up and take my money!

Graphically it looks quite unique, I love the cartoonish animations where everything seems to be doing a little dance.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 07 November 2017, 01:14
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By gimbal
Ugh. The original just flows naturally like the...

Ugh. The original just flows naturally like the song was meant to be that way and that makes it a proper rock song. The rehash can only fail to do the same as it didn't come from artistic...
Forum: OT - General 07 November 2017, 00:30
Replies: 13
Views: 671
Posted By gimbal
"As this is a high price transaction, my local...

"As this is a high price transaction, my local police department (just down the street) is willing for the transaction to take place in their parking lot for safety purposes."

Yeah and then they...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 05 November 2017, 15:18
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Transformers: the Last Knight...

Transformers: the Last Knight (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3371366/). Look, it's not Blade Runner but I do not understand why this movie gets shit on so badly. Yes the motivations for the characters...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 01 November 2017, 22:10
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
Yooka Laylee. Ummmmm..... a little boring....

Yooka Laylee.

Ummmmm..... a little boring. Colorful, beautiful, huge worlds, good music, controls are not too bad (but that camera... what a jerk). But yeah, a tad tedious and only challenging at...
Forum: OT - General 27 October 2017, 23:05
Replies: 13
Views: 671
Posted By gimbal
The worst part is that you still have to pay the...

The worst part is that you still have to pay the postage and packaging too. That's how it starts to add up.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 25 October 2017, 23:05
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
I gave Zoolander 2...

I gave Zoolander 2 (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1608290/) a go...

I love the first one, I did not like this one at all. No amount of Justin Bieber murder can salvage that, what a...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 19 October 2017, 21:22
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
I especially adore the minutes long waiting...

I especially adore the minutes long waiting sequence before it. Just a couple of guys bored waiting for a train. Water dripping on someone's hat. The wind blowing. A water tower making an annoying...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 16 October 2017, 14:01
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
What a fail, I even Googled the correct way to...

What a fail, I even Googled the correct way to spell that word and I still managed to do it wrong. Oh well, guess I'm not a replicant.

Be aware that my perfect 10 when it comes to movies is Once...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 15 October 2017, 18:45
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Blade Runner 2049...

Blade Runner 2049 (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1856101/).

Know one thing when seeing this movie: it is slow. Sloooooooooow.

And thank god for that, because if this movie was fast you'd miss all...
Forum: OT - Gaming 09 October 2017, 23:16
Replies: 485
Views: 60,070
Posted By gimbal
Yes it looks really nice! Hob also looks...

Yes it looks really nice!

Hob also looks really cool as a puzzle platformer and hack&slash crossover, made by the friendly chaps at Runic responsible for Torchlight 1 & 2.
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 October 2017, 23:01
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
Road Redemption (recently out of early access). ...

Road Redemption (recently out of early access).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-ZYwbJtQ9g

Think that trailers often don't show the real game? Road Redemption is quite different. That's the...
Forum: Amiga scene 05 October 2017, 22:27
Replies: 19
Views: 660
Posted By gimbal
Edited in the link to the brand-spanking new part...

Edited in the link to the brand-spanking new part 4. @Honx: oh, you posted it as well :)

@RetroManCave I don't want to wag a finger but... somehow you played the PC version of Turrican 2 on your...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 05 October 2017, 22:12
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
There must be a miscommunication somewhere...

There must be a miscommunication somewhere because I don't understand where this response is coming from. The tripe I referred too was the "movie", not your opinion. Just to be sure we're on the same...
Forum: Amiga scene 04 October 2017, 14:58
Replies: 19
Views: 660
Posted By gimbal
RetroManCave - Nice YouTube series on fixing a broken A500

Part 1 (dismantle and inspect): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TIjhV3BLUXw

Part 2 (investigate and make it work): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-OpxeIioxk

Part 3 (clean):...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 04 October 2017, 00:47
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
That isn't fair, if you're going to toss this...

That isn't fair, if you're going to toss this kind of tripe into the thread then all other movies are works of art by comparison.
Forum: OT - Entertainment 03 October 2017, 01:29
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword...

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1972591/).

If ever there was a movie made for 13-year-olds, it's this one. It's clearly PG-13 as people have apparently zero blood...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 29 September 2017, 19:54
Replies: 253
Views: 21,330
Posted By gimbal
Oi! When I was little I couldn't be a spoiled...

Oi! When I was little I couldn't be a spoiled brat because my parents couldn't give me all them fancy toys (I got a second hand Amiga 500, bless them). I shall now not be named a moron for catching...
Forum: OT - Gaming 19 September 2017, 21:31
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By gimbal
Popular game too! Not even worth...

Popular game too!



Not even worth getting outraged about, I'm keeping my torch unlit and pitchfork in the shed :lol
Forum: OT - Entertainment 13 September 2017, 20:18
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Nope, not exactly my type of movie :)

Nope, not exactly my type of movie :)
Forum: OT - Entertainment 12 September 2017, 00:44
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
After the boring story-less fourth entry, I ain't...

After the boring story-less fourth entry, I ain't even bothering with it anymore. Underworld should have been left as a three-parter. Two movies to kill off both main vampires and a prequel to tell...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 September 2017, 21:17
Replies: 28
Views: 1,462
Posted By gimbal
But you can also play it in VGA with soundblaster...

But you can also play it in VGA with soundblaster support, so the experience can be quite similar to the Amiga version :)

But yeah, the glorious days of playing Battle Chess and Winter Games in...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 07 September 2017, 20:35
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
Like I said, physics don't exist in this movie :)...

Like I said, physics don't exist in this movie :) Gotta love popcorn movies, realism is overrated.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2017, 20:02
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By gimbal
... We are talking about this game? ...

... We are talking about this game?

https://youtu.be/AELOdYTt5u4?t=92


Well, the driving and puzzle levels are kind of fun...

Regardless of personal taste, I just can't tag an 8 to a game...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 06 September 2017, 19:53
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
Would love to play it, but the DRM applied in it...

Would love to play it, but the DRM applied in it is almost malware :/
Forum: Amiga scene 29 August 2017, 21:31
Replies: 3
Views: 335
Posted By gimbal
Especially the description of "the cloud" is a...

Especially the description of "the cloud" is a bit out there, you'd almost think that you can just drag & drop services together and they automagically communicate with each other. It just doesn't...
Forum: OT - Gaming 25 August 2017, 22:13
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By gimbal
I'm not so certain about Civ 6 myself yet; to me...

I'm not so certain about Civ 6 myself yet; to me Firaxis is in a downward spiral. Civ 5 only became good with the two DLCs (a ridiculous monetary investment), Beyond Earth was never really that...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 25 August 2017, 22:04
Replies: 78
Views: 9,671
Posted By gimbal
Stéphane Picq is genius to begin with, the music...

Stéphane Picq is genius to begin with, the music he made while working for Cryo is bonkers.

Best tunes ever:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IF_0W1cYPYo
Forum: OT - Gaming 24 August 2017, 22:13
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By gimbal
Meh. I was a huge AOE2 fan, but this kind of game...

Meh. I was a huge AOE2 fan, but this kind of game just doesn't do it for me anymore; the game mechanics are very much refined over the years but they are always the same game mechanics with the same...
Forum: OT - Entertainment 21 August 2017, 21:30
Replies: 2,086
Views: 285,460
Posted By gimbal
RE: Fantastic Beasts - the reveal at the end was...

RE: Fantastic Beasts - the reveal at the end was the wrong sort of WTF however. Colin Farrell okayish for one movie, what he morphed into - no, just no.

The upcoming sequel apparently is going to...
Forum: OT - Gaming 19 August 2017, 21:43
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By gimbal
No that's a full screenshot, the Steam client is...

No that's a full screenshot, the Steam client is collapsing under the weight :)
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 18 August 2017, 23:11
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
HA! Just casually pops in after 7 years of...

HA! Just casually pops in after 7 years of inactivity as if no time has passed at all.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 17 August 2017, 22:12
Replies: 17
Views: 753
Posted By gimbal
Yeah but Pacman initiated friggin' Pacman. I mean...

Yeah but Pacman initiated friggin' Pacman. I mean if it wasn't Space Invaders then something else would have made shooting bullets at stuff popular, that game mechanic sells itself.

Pacman all the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 16 August 2017, 00:00
Replies: 3,714
Views: 488,095
Posted By gimbal
Oh hell yeah. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night,...

Oh hell yeah. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, Little Big Adventure, Crash Bandicoot, Silent Hill 1, Final Fantasy 7/9, Gran Turismo 1/2, Mortal Kombat Trilogy, Grand Theft Auto 2, Abe's Oddysee,...
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