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  • Shadowhand review

  • Zeburdee 09/12/2017

    Hope this does well for them.

    Jake's given one of the most entertaining and informative GDC talks I've seen (about surviving as an Indie dev)...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmwbYl6f11c
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  • The Game Awards 2017 live report

  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    @xandaca - and in the words of Marillion: "Keighley! Is it too late to say you're sorry?!" Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "....so I think we're close to wrapping." Crikey - has it taken us right through to Xmas eve?! Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Looks like Santa's reindeer have been gorging on those magic hobnobs, too. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "I did a pee. Go me." Thank god for those now-empty beer bottles you got earlier. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Is this now morphing into a non-stop Nintendo Treehouse live stream? Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "but it doesn't stand too comfortably up on stage" - you have to take into account that their legs are very poorly optimized. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "That haircut is like part Snape, part Berlin nightclub"...and part trying to cut your own hair with your mom's Ladyshave. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Lewisham?? - at least one will be open by the time I get there. [ba-dum-tish!] Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "I think PUBG will be closing the show." And after the show closes, i'll be finding the closest PUB. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Are we now all inside Josef's trip? Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    And people say there aren't enough heroins in video games Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    @xandaca - ashually, that was pretty good. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    I actually set the player to full screen there. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "I have to thank my mum, mother Faker, for helping me achieve this award." Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "Anyone want anything from the kitchen while I'm up?"

    I'm close to wanting that bottle of bleach from under the sink, please.
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  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "Fade to Silence"

    What a great idea for ending the show!
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  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Fortnite: The game that handily describes the length of the ad break. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    The original still astounds to this day on a Dreamcast with VGA, by the way. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Tekken Helium Edition? Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Carol is demonstrating one of ebay's 'special' PS4 package deals. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Yes! Kickstart 3! Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Zachary Levi...real name: Keith Sedgewick Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Louie Walsh: "He reminds me of a young Father Christmas" Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    "Is it 8/10?" No - 6/8 or 3/4 Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Queen tribute act wins the first award. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 08/12/2017

    Are those bonuses only available if you pre-ordered the pre-show? Reply 0
  • Ubisoft E3 2017 live report

  • Zeburdee 12/06/2017

    The big Can-Csn finale... Reply 0
  • Microsoft E3 2017 live report

  • Zeburdee 11/06/2017

    "By 'eck!" Improved Hovis graphics? Reply 0
  • Face-Off: Everybody's Gone to the Rapture on PC

  • Zeburdee 23/04/2016

    Enjoy these write-ups, although it's a shame that your i3/750ti frame-rate tests seem to be on the decline.

    Higher end tests are great, but adding in your lower end 'console matching' PC often gives a great idea of how well a port has been done, plus it covers a much higher percentage of PC gamers in the process.
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  • Live: Ubisoft E3 2013 Conference

  • Zeburdee 11/06/2013

    Good God! NextGen voice overs! (HD'er acting resolution) Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 11/06/2013

    Is this CGI monotony the XBox One TV-machine's exclusive content? Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 11/06/2013

    Looks like it's another game powered by the effing cloud. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 10/06/2013

    Let's face it, the guy's a plank. Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 10/06/2013

    @shirt

    The shirt's fine - he's been sick from shit-game nerves before coming on.
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  • Zeburdee 10/06/2013

    My video feed has gone - audio only: is that Steve Hawking describing Watch Dogs? Reply 0
  • Zeburdee 10/06/2013

    Great pic, Robert :)

    Lana. Lana. LANA!! 'What?!' Put your hands down, Lana, so people can see the stage. Because, you know, MONSTER HANDS, Lana!
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  • So, who's the Remember Me voice actress?

  • Zeburdee 21/08/2012

    Christ alive - the quality of both reporting and writing on Eurogamer is becoming worse every week (if that's even possible).

    As has been said, what the f&^k has this (yet another) misleading article got to do with focusing on the voice actress?

    Still, at least the level of reporting matches the professionalism of the author's bio pic.
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  • Saturday Soapbox: The Outsiders

  • Zeburdee 11/08/2012

    @Timotei...
    "Must be something wrong with me."

    +1
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  • God of War: Ascension gameplay footage

  • Zeburdee 01/05/2012

    Should have gone to Specsavers. Reply +10
  • Fallout New Vegas: Lonesome Road

  • Zeburdee 22/09/2011

    Sure, reviews are purely opinion and all. But I have to wonder if Dan gets given certain reviews in order to ramp up the controversy.

    Most of them read like Marvin The Paranoid Android giving a speech at a euthanasia convention. And many of them seem way off the mark in relation to the target gamer for the specific game being reviewed.

    Not saying this isn't a valid set of criticisms for Lonesome Road (not having played it yet), it's just becoming a stretch too far (for me anyway) to put much weight into the validity of them.
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  • First Dragon Quest 10 footage

  • Zeburdee 08/09/2011

    "urgh i don't think so. its had a few good games but the rest of the games are trash, tacked on motion control and the interface is one of the worst interfaces in console history."Always good to hear sputum spouted forth by those who've evidently never/barely touched the console and actually 'gamed' with it while the good stuff spins in its drive (and though more would always be nice, there is *plenty* of the good stuff).Usually this is due to their knuckle-drag on the floor preventing proper wiimote holding. Reply +1
  • Identity Theft

  • Zeburdee 13/06/2011

    Utterly ridiculous assumptions strained from yet another drivel-filled article...

    For Christ's sake, regardless of the 'mistakes' made by Nintendo, they're managing to pull in eyeballs and controversy over 12-months before the WiiU's release. Added to that, they've got an install base of around 80 million Wii users, so of course they're going to want to leverage the success of their existing branding to a high degree.

    But hang on, No!...If some 2-bit middle-aged gamer with invisible researching and writing abilities - and zero *real-world* sales & marketing skills of any note - "suspects that their decision is a very bad one" then I concede: Nintendo have truly fubar'd.

    Why in the crying-hell is this author still on the Eurogamer payroll? Even more shameful is that I wasted time reading it in the hope it's not the same super-bland tripe as every other article that's gone before it.
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  • Acti confirms new Bond game for 2011

  • Zeburdee 10/05/2011

    Dire 'Nother Game
    Dolefinger
    From Rushed Dev With(out) Love
    Pissino Royale

    Having said all that, thought Wii Goldeneye was really well done.
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  • Real Racing 2 HD: 1080p comes to iOS

  • Zeburdee 30/04/2011

    'Look everybody!! It's a high-res Dreamcast game!'

    With this being a Digital Foundry article, I can't believe there's no reference to the quality (or lack thereof) of the visuals (in relation to shaders, lighting etc). While it's great to hear about the leap in power between iPads or other devices, this seems to be a shining example of pure graphical daftness.
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  • Slapped Down

  • Zeburdee 27/03/2011

    @Xephon1970:

    "I do wonder why journos allow themselves to comment and reply in such a public manner on Twiitter, knowing full well that the whole world can see. Maybe it is ego."

    Hmm...well let's see what his website bio says...

    "Through my work for The Times, GamesIndustry.biz and Eurogamer, I’ve become fairly recognisable as a games commentator"

    Ego it is then.

    And yes Rob: through your sterling journalism you have indeed been recognised fairly...
    ...as a complete fuckwit.
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  • Zeburdee 27/03/2011

    At least one thing has been proven beyond doubt, and with a high degree of statistical significance, from this article:

    Rob Fahey has passed the Twatus Absolutus exam with distinction.

    And if there's any journalistic justice, he'll be forced into a sex change, bent over a man's knee and summarily slapped (possibly while being filmed for 'We Dare 2's marketing campaign).
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  • Nintendogs + Cats

  • Zeburdee 19/03/2011

    Does the guide(dog) price for this include Vet?

    And as for the spam post above - what kind of weirdo likes to see shoes forking?
    Absolute arse-soles.
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  • Threat Level

  • Zeburdee 06/03/2011

    "Probably one of the biggest problems in this thread is all the opinions from people who actually did not hear the speach. Why don't most of you turn off your brain and watch Fox News and let them tell you how the world is. Rob came away with an opinion from Iwata's speach but to believe his opinion is the only one you can take is being silly. I know I did not take the same thing away from the speach and if you want to get a good perpective from someone who understands the industry, I suggest everyone actually hear the speak first before forming an opinion off of Rob's article."

    [Applause]
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  • Zeburdee 06/03/2011

    Erm, Rob?...

    Just help me out a sec so that I can make a better judgement on who's opinion/interpretation is possibly more valid:

    I know Satoru Iwata is the CEO and somewhat successful strategic mind behind at least some of the profitable success of a multi-billion dollar, profitable games company.

    But beyond clicking a controller, shakin' a Wiimote and writing [seemingly misinformed] articles to earn a crust as a games journalist, what's your background of hands-on achievements and expertise in relation to this industry again?

    Thought so.


    Science-fiction or science-fact? As much as I love dipping into Eurogamer, quite often these articles turn out to be nothing more than science-fu**ed.
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