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  • Noby Noby Boy

  • Isere 19/02/2009

    IMO Eurogamer is a banhammer away from being the best gaming site around. Love the articles but its embarassing to see a select few lunatics running around, reducing every single thread here to nothing more than childish jealousy.



    Eurogamer Single Player - 9/10

    Eurogamer Multiplayer - 2/10
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  • Sony confirms UK date for Killzone 2

  • Isere 22/01/2009

    Keep fighting the good fight boys. Reply 0
  • R* reveals GTA IV DLC Achievements

  • Isere 22/01/2009

    Nice. Reply 0
  • Coming Attractions: Shooters & Racing

  • Isere 19/01/2009

    Nicely done EG, good boy. Reply 0
  • Editor's blog: EG records 100% growth

  • Isere 16/01/2009

    Fuck off.



    :)



    Not sure what you mean, tbh!



    Quotes that are taken out of context and posted as news, serving as flamebait.



    Anyways, glad to see that the issues are infact being addressed. Most other gaming sites are already catering to the lowest common denominator and playing up the fanboy wars for quick hits, no need for another one. It would be a shame seeing EG stumbling down that same route.

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  • Isere 15/01/2009

    Posting 4-5 news items from every interview.



    Out of context, apparently (but not really) inflammatory news items.



    Monthly 360 Vs PS3 Face offs.



    Controversial review scores.



    Forums where fanboys run rampant.



    Congrats on your success on the business side but it came at a great expense. While this is still the only gaming site I frequent regularly, its by no means the site it once was.









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  • Exclusive: Killzone 2 - Gameplay

  • Isere 15/01/2009

    ''Braindead evangelism bothers me''



    Who tried to convert you in this thread before you posted?



    Always have wondered if any of you guys also show up without invitation at real parties to behave in a similar manner before storming out and smashing the door behind you.
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  • Killzone 2 - Hit-response

  • Isere 13/01/2009

    Stopped by to say that this video has also disturbed me deeply due to its absence on my console of choice.







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  • Eurogamer's Top 50 Games of 2008: 30-21

  • Isere 29/12/2008

    Perhaps MGS4 had sex with EGs mum. Reply 0
  • GTA IV episode has new MP modes

  • Isere 20/11/2008



    Unless this is something matching the scale of Vice City, I can't see it setting the gaming world on fire.



    Good for the interested 360 owners though.
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  • Exclusive Tomb Raider episodes for 360

  • Isere 07/10/2008

    Uncharted 2. Reply 0
  • I'll take on Sony any day, says MS man

  • Isere 16/09/2008

    Console Wars, how very interesting. Reply 0
  • Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • Isere 14/06/2008

    Oh and I see the MS folks are still in denial, getting all green and lying through their teeth about having played it.



    A MOMENT OF SILENCE FOR YOU :(



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  • Isere 14/06/2008



    this game is so awesome



    THIS GAME IS SOOO... AWESOME



    THIS GAME IS SOOOOO...... AWESOME:)



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  • Isere 03/06/2008

    @DjFlex52



    If you can't understand the difference between getting more hits and selling reviews , thats not my problem.



    Quoting your work from the last four pages:



    ''360 owners are just hardcore gamers...''

    ''PS3 owners are unconsciously loyal & rabid in their devotion to a company...''

    ''Maybe you don't understand your own comment...lol''

    ''you're talking bullshit''

    ''Are you really as dumb as you sound?''

    ''You are bullshit!''

    ''you always come out looking dumb and dumber...lolz.''

    ''you are making a complete phud of yourself''

    ''are you nuts?''

    ''I slam stupid people who try to impose their opinion on others....''





    Yeah, you're not any better than anyone else here.







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  • Isere 02/06/2008

    to allege underhand dealings as you did on your first post



    @MGG



    1. I said nothing of the sort, not even a hidden subtext. See MY posts.



    2. English is not my first language but that doesn't seem to the problem here.



    3. None of my posts, ever, were meant to indulge any one person in particular. I don't need the validation.



    4. Forums are a waste of time and energy that could be better spent elsewhere so I'm out.











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  • Isere 01/06/2008

    Everything should be open to scrunity, nothing wrong with that.



    The problem with this thread and most gaming forums in general are the posters who attack other posters with the ''i'm-so-above-you-all attitude'' without anything to back that up.



    /I'm out.
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  • Isere 01/06/2008

    @MGG



    What made you think using gibberish there would help achieve the mature look you were going for? Strange choice of words, ironic even.



    I'm not a forum elitist with an obsessive compulsion to stand guard for and defend a website when I don't like the way things are being handled. I wouldn't mind a 6 or 7 for this game but EG should have the balls to stick a Krudster or Bramwell under the reviewer name when they want to be critical to a big title (and the text IS very critical).



    Instead, what you have is a review with text leaning for the majority towards a 6 or a 7, marked upto 8, written by someone whose profile shows them only having done three-and-a-half reviews for the site prior to this. What part of that doesn't seem like a copout?











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  • Isere 01/06/2008

    Please leave Eurogamer alone people.



    They're just trying to get the page hits they would otherwise have got from a 360VsPS3 faceoff for the game. Its not about being loyal to the readers or somesuch. Its just not good business you see.



    Those looking for a credible review, please look elsewhere.
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  • Isere 31/05/2008

    ''Review by Oli Welsh'' did raise my eyebrow before I read the review tbh. Being controversial is all well and good (and pulls in the crowd) but the reviewer lacked the subtelty to pull it off:(



    The review is a convoluted mess with enough ups and downs to be a worthy competitor to Kojima's own work... ''if there's one thing Metal Gear Solid 4 isn't, it's compromising...Features that would be a tent-pole selling-point for other games are frittered away as Easter eggs and one-shot surprises...Design-wise, MGS4 is mostly a refinement of what's gone before...the first of these is such a precise and enthralling distillation of stealth gaming that it's a shame more people won't see it,etc,etc.:)



    EG got lots of site hits between NG2 and MGS4. Now lets see exactly how thin Eurogamer can manage to stretch its repution.
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  • Sony to take action over Uncharted gun

  • Isere 20/05/2008

    Microsoft on one hand, Sony on the other hand....



    Nintendo keeps me warm at night... :)



    Now I have a swollen gland ;(
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  • The Orange Box

  • Isere 15/12/2007

    Thread summary:



    ''My scraps are better than your scraps''
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  • PS3 Store Thursday again

  • Isere 05/10/2007

    This forum could do without the herd mentality on display here.



    Apologie's original post had nothing to do with the 360 and he gets bumrushed while the guy who jumped in with Halo 3 (in a PS3 store update forum) gets a league of loyal followers rushing to get a kick in.



    One of two things happening here:-



    a) Attack of the bots.



    b) Inability to read more than just the one comment above own's.
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  • Ratchet & Clank PS3 slips

  • Isere 30/09/2007

    Disc: Believe. Reply 0
  • Isere 29/09/2007

    I'll take the liberty of putting 2 and 2 together.



    PS3 40Gb rumored to be bundled with Spiderman 3 due for release on 30th October.



    A PS3 exclusive AAA game already gone gold delayed to be released on 30th October.



    Not one for the PS3lol delayed club.



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  • EGTV: Uncharted gameplay vids

  • Isere 29/09/2007

    ''Blatant Gears of War rip off, but without the good graphics.''



    I concur with farticusmaximus.



    Developers shouldn't just take ideas that work well and put them in their own games, that is just totally crazy. Infact, there shouldn't ever have been a second 3rd person shooter in history, that too was totally a .............(blatant ripoff).



    And Unchartered has bad graphics. I hear it has like 5 polys or something.
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  • Halo 3

  • Isere 23/09/2007

    I swear some people around here would give up something they dearly love, only if somehow they could cause another person grief. Which is quite sad, just like these individuals who sit on both sides of the 360/PS3 fence waiting for the other party to die.



    Not happening.



    @MrsPacMan



    Since you asked.....



    Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction

    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Haze

    Unreal Tournament III

    Infamous

    Killzone 2

    LittleBigPlanet

    Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

    Heavy Rain

    Eight Days

    Getaway

    Final Fantasy XIII

    Final Fantasy Versus XIII

    White Knight Story

    flOwer

    echochrome

    Afrika

    Aqua

    Gran Turismo 5

    MotorStorm 2

    PAIN

    WarDevil

    God of War 3

    Rockstar's PS3 Exclusive Project

    Team Ico's Next Project



    ..... are the ones that interest me.







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  • TGS: Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • Isere 20/09/2007

    Just in, thread filled with vevy vevy angvy Xbots. MGS4 am hate :'(



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  • TGS: Sony conference

  • Isere 19/09/2007

    ''But maybe im reading you wrong.''



    @ George Roper





    Love is blind mate.

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  • Ratchet & Clank: Tools of Destruction

  • Isere 19/09/2007

    The use of SIXAXIS in Heavenly Sword is spot on. It adds an extra dimension to the gameplay with the aerial combat and sniping, actually making the experience richer. Reply 0
  • PS3 Alone in Dark not delayed

  • Isere 07/09/2007

    Kryon my advice is to save up, get a PS3 and spare everyone the sad ramblings. They shout out 'insecurity' more than anything else, which I'm sure is not your intent.



    I can sympathize with someone who wants both consoles but can't afford to have them but this whole fanboy 'pull wool over own eyes and get head stuck up a console act' is ridiculous.













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  • GC: Sony's David Reeves

  • Isere 24/08/2007

    Sony has landed in a bit of trouble with the Leipzig thing backfiring and Lair and now Heavenly Sword not coming out all guns blazing like many were hoping for.



    With GTA 4 moved to Q2 '08, and MGS4 producer teasing the audience when asked about the MGS4 for 360 question, this is the time for Sony to start firing on all cylinders and showing any and everything they've got that can give them an edge, and I strictly mean games ofcoarse.



    They can still make lost ground and come back strong but not without the games.
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  • GC: PS3 "benefiting from Gears"

  • Isere 24/08/2007

    I figured the 15X was for spelling/grammar because it still reads like completely biased crap, edited 2X for 'extra' sugar coated crap.



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  • Isere 24/08/2007

    o_0 15X for that? Reply 0
  • Isere 23/08/2007

    @Kryon



    ''360 owners won't care whether the PS3 has a game with graphics comparable to Gears as we've had Gears for a long time and it's no skin off our nose''



    I think all this fuss is because there hasn't been much else since to have topped it graphically.



    ''judging by other multi-plat games, it will be better on the 360. I know you don't like the fact but you can't deny it either.''



    Its pretty well known at this stage that most multiplatform games are developed for Xbox 360 first due to its wider user base so its not really fair to compare them to their rushed ports on PS3. I would even go one step further and say that since PS3 is getting a rare preferrential treatment for UT3, it will probably not be better on the 360 this time around.



    It would be more appropriate to see 1st party titles go head to head come next year when Sony will actually have something other than Resistance and Motorstorm to show.



    ''You say I 'spin' things a certain way but you know my points are in the most part true and valid, it's not my fault if you can't handle the truth dude.''



    I think we should all learn to handle the truth and give credit where credit is due.



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  • GC: Sony conference

  • Isere 23/08/2007

    ''well you are totally wrong the Wii has fuck all games and sells by trucks loads''



    @muftak



    IMO the reason the Wii sells like it does has a lot to do with its lower price point compared to the competitors.



    The important thing to realize is that a vast majority of last gen console owners are still waiting to get a better idea of the market before making their next gen purchase and quite a few bought the Wii to keep them occupied till they make the lunge.



    I really do believe that this time around there are going to be a lot of people with a Wii + PS3/XBOX360 and since Sony and Microsoft are going directly head to head, you have to atleast be open to the idea that games are going to be the main determining factor of the eventual outcome.



    This is critical time for both Microsoft and Sony and after their rather nice showing at E3 this year, I personally think that SCEE head David Reeves should probably have just kept quiet instead of dishing out 'uncalled for' disappointment.



    I didn't buy the PS3 to record TV, etc. I wanted to know about how 8 days and the getaway are coming along and an official rumble/touchsense confirmation.



    ''NOT just a games machine it is multimedia hub that what alot of you forget its not just all about games''

    I wish it was.

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  • Isere 22/08/2007

    Poor show Sony, set fans up for disappointment with the fireworks and all hype.



    Gamers want games not pointless diversions.



    Have games, will sell.
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  • Zack & Wiki offends Islam

  • Isere 02/08/2007

    "As a muslim I demand Those producers apologise or kill them."



    @afghan_jones



    As The Bodybuilder already pointed out, that was clearly a joke.



    As a Muslim myself, I almost didn't want to come into this thread because I knew it would mirror the usual hostility towards Muslims found elsewhere these days.



    It is then a joy to see that even if few and far inbetween, there are still people like kangarootoo who have an independant opinion. One which is actually theirs and not just a rehash of something else they saw someone else say.



    Upwards of 22% World Population is Muslim, pls don't let the actions of a few people make you intolerant of the rest. I couldn't emphasize enough that Islam is a religion of peace and does not condone the killing of innocent human beings of any religion.









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  • Silent Hill 4: Two Guys In A Room

  • Isere 25/08/2004

    Having only played silent hill 3 before, and having read the rather grim reviews, I was really very pleasantly surprised by the fourth in the series.



    I didnt find the gameplay dull in the least (maybe because it was my second silent hill) and although it might not be very scary, it is certainly full of atmosphere and has a great story (yes it does) .



    It took me about 14 and a half hours to finish it on medium difficulty (took me about 9 or so in silent hill 3) and I actually didnt mind the levels being 'redone' because I was having a wonderful time through and through and wanted to see the story resolved.



    I am a bit of a horror anything buff but I would say that everyone interested should atleast give it a try before completely writing it off.



    I did and really loved it.
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  • Predator details sneak into view

  • Isere 07/05/2004

    Predator: Mafia Eater/Gone Tommorow Reply 0
  • Devil May Cry 3

  • Isere 07/05/2004

    I like the idea of having a more story oriented approach because IMO the story plays a major part in drawing you in (atleast with me anyways).

    I remember picking up DMC about 2 years after its release and although I really tried to, I just couldnt enjoy it anywhere as much as I had anticipated. (maybe I should go back and try again, at medium difficulty:)
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  • First Prince of Persia 2 shots and details

  • Isere 06/05/2004

    Agreed on all accounts. I just hope that they keep the production values right up there and make it a bit more challenging then its prequel.



    BTW:- anyone remember the part where you're descending what seems like a reeealllly long spiral stairway (to end up in the room with a lot of doors), the music was genius.
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  • Freedom Fighters

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    Enough.I'm getting it. Reply 0
  • Alter Echo

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    disappointing! Reply 0
  • Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    It seems to me like the team should come out with some pretty exciting news pretty fast because things are becoming stale. i myself am nowhere as excited about this one now as much as i was a couple of months ago. Reply 0
  • True Crime: Streets of LA

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    I hope you're right Jacoman.

    But i dont think i'll ever find out why someone some where thought it'd be a good idea to name the lead character nick KANG.
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  • Jak II: Renegade

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    Is this for adult gamers too because i really hated SLY COOPER AND THE THIEVIOUS RACOONUS which got nice reviews.

    loved medal of honour: allied assault, noone lives forever (both), mafia, max payne, hitman (both) .
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  • Rogue Ops

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    The only thing that puts me off here is playing as a FEMALE covert operative. i know its lame but that brings down the anticipation level for me by about 75%.

    I think the only game that justified using a female lead was the 'No One Lives Forever series', 2 of the finest games ever made.

    Just my opinion though so don't get pissed.
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  • kill.switch

  • Isere 16/10/2003

    eagerly waiting for this one. hope it lives upto expectation. Reply 0