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by Michael Firman
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Beyond Good & Evil 2
Replies: 9
Views: 15791

I like the observation that Jerry Holkins made in one of the Penny Arcade podcasts about how the number of people excited about BG&E2 and praising the original title is completely disproportionate to how well the game actually did on the shelves. I loved the atmosphere or immersion or characters or ...
by Michael Firman
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:05 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Bioshock
Replies: 6
Views: 12651

For me, I was hooked on it during the opening sequence, which I think is one of the greatest in the history of gaming... Not so similarly, I would award Bioshock the worst first line in the history of gaming: "They told me, 'Son, you're special. You were born to do great things.' You know what? The...
by Michael Firman
Sat Jun 07, 2008 1:49 am
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Gaming and Work
Replies: 10
Views: 16263

in regards to the topic, i used to be a hardcore gamer back in high school, and I still am, in that I still puchase games often, but I rarely have time to play them all. Ha ha, I'm the same way; I have an ever expanding library of games that lines my closet. I keep telling myself I'll get around to...
by Michael Firman
Thu May 22, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: Cinematheque
Topic: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Replies: 58
Views: 30006

I just came back from seeing this on the first day. All I'll say is... disappointment, and give everyone else a chance to view it.
by Michael Firman
Thu May 22, 2008 4:09 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Penny Arcade Game Release
Replies: 5
Views: 11783

I too wonder what a Flight game might look like.

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Hey Gagne, make sure it comes out on PC =P
by Michael Firman
Fri May 02, 2008 9:04 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Play TEAM FORTRESS 2 for FREE this weekend!! may 2-4
Replies: 8
Views: 14859

Man, you have no idea how vexxing it's been this year. My computer's slowly dying and unable to run this game anymore, but I've finally ordered new bits and bytes and should have a delicious new rig assembled within the next couple weeks! Soon I'll be desappin' mah sentries on a 24" widescreen LCD :...
by Michael Firman
Fri Apr 25, 2008 1:34 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Favorite Smash Brothers Brawl Characters?
Replies: 8
Views: 15195

I still would have chosen to play as his adorable corpse; they should have left it in.
by Michael Firman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:00 am
Forum: Cinematheque
Topic: I Am Legend
Replies: 32
Views: 44190

I just recently caught the alternate ending, here , and preferred it as well. However, this is based off my memory of the film from when it was in theaters. Still... SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS I would have rather had the alternate ending end with the monsters mauling Will ...
by Michael Firman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:43 am
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: The lost Ducky
Replies: 6
Views: 5442

Bye bye rabbits! :D
by Michael Firman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:35 am
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: Amulet Movie
Replies: 20
Views: 14606

Congratulations Kazu! This is pretty good news for you, I think!
by Michael Firman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:26 am
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Favorite Smash Brothers Brawl Characters?
Replies: 8
Views: 15195

Why did they have to cut Pichu?

How could anyone with a heart look at this face:

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... and tell it to go away forever?

Nintendo is evil.
by Michael Firman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 5:17 am
Forum: Arcade
Topic: COD4
Replies: 5
Views: 11957

Ok, I've never been into CoD and I'll explain why. I bought and played (though admittedly not extensively in every case) Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Medal of Honor, Day of Defeat, and Battlefield 1942. By the time Call of Duty rolled around, my eyes rolled similarly at the thought of fighting more...
by Michael Firman
Mon Mar 03, 2008 2:31 pm
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Flight Forums Gamertags/Wii Friend Codes/Steam/XFire IDs
Replies: 15
Views: 24992

I'm impressed I missed this thread entirely. My Steam ID is Firman, and I play far too much Team Fortress 2.
by Michael Firman
Mon Mar 03, 2008 7:41 am
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: The New Tragic Planet!
Replies: 3
Views: 3700

Perfect now Image
by Michael Firman
Sun Mar 02, 2008 6:17 pm
Forum: Hotel Adriano
Topic: The New Tragic Planet!
Replies: 3
Views: 3700

Hey Joey, snappy redesign! Just one thing to report.

Using Firefox, at least, the news posts don't fit entirely within the width you've assigned the middle column:

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