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by Ijaka
02/22/18
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: ReBoot: The Guardian Code
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Re: ReBoot: The Guardian Code

Its even worse than I expected.
by Ijaka
10/04/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Awesome Kickstarter Finds
Replies: 86
Views: 9465

Re: Awesome Kickstarter Finds

Have you ever enjoyed stories like The Great Mouse Detective, An American Tail, or the Redwall series but think to yourself, "You know, what this really needs are motorcycle gangs"? Well, here is the Kickstarter for you! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/shorelessskies/heavy-metal-thunder-mouse I...
by Ijaka
07/09/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Castlevania (Netflix)
Replies: 9
Views: 193

Re: Castlevania (Netflix)

I absolutely loved it, short as it was. Fortunately it's already been renewed for a second season and they'll be doubling the number of episodes for that one.

If I had any complaints it would be that we didn't see any classic enemies from the games. Or wall chicken.
by Ijaka
06/30/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Neil Gaiman's "American Gods" series
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: Neil Gaiman's "American Gods" series

I sincerely enjoyed this series. I'd read the book as well and it's one of my favorites but I have to save I've loved all the parts that deviated from the original story or added to it. The bit with Vulcan may have been a little over the top though. The one thing I wasn't sold on at first was their ...
by Ijaka
06/30/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Rick and Morty Season 3
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Rick and Morty Season 3

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by Ijaka
05/31/17
Forum: Arcade
Topic: [AoC] Ashes of Creation (MMORPG Coming 2018)
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: [AoC] Ashes of Creation (MMORPG Coming 2018)

I was following this on Kickstarter, but it got to sounding like way more than they could conceivably deliver. Particularly with all the stretch goals they chalked up.

If anything ever comes of it though, I'll happily eat those words someday.
by Ijaka
05/25/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Castlevania (Netflix)
Replies: 9
Views: 193

Re: Castlevania (Netflix)

Watching this again, I'm getting the feeling this based on Castlevania 3. Which would make the woman casting magic Sypha and the guy throwing knives Grant. So Alucard is bound to be in there somewhere.
by Ijaka
05/25/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Castlevania (Netflix)
Replies: 9
Views: 193

Re: Castlevania (Netflix)

Wow... I was actually pretty pessimistic when I heard about this series because of the direction they went in with the Lords of Shadow games. But this looks good. Tying it back to the NES was a nice touch. The castle itself has a look of wrongness, and that's the right vibe. A bunch of impaled skele...
by Ijaka
05/17/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Awesome Kickstarter Finds
Replies: 86
Views: 9465

Re: Awesome Kickstarter Finds

I keep linking things in the Shoutbox, then forgetting to put them in this thread, so here are a few that have caught my eye lately. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/405964313/kynseed-a-whimsical-sandbox-rpg-adventure?ref=nav_search Hoo boy, this one might be a heart breaker. An open world, pixe...
by Ijaka
05/03/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Marvel's The Defenders
Replies: 6
Views: 162

Re: Marvel's The Defenders

Trailer time!

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This is cool enough to make me over look what an unlikable fuckwit Danny was in Iron Fist.
by Ijaka
04/14/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Star Wars Episode VIII - The Last Jedi
Replies: 31
Views: 1387

Re: Star Wars Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

All aboard the hype train!

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by Ijaka
04/10/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Thor: Ragnarock
Replies: 11
Views: 313

Re: Thor: Ragnarock

To reuse a joke I made in the shoutbox, they should have titled this Asgardians of the Galaxy.
by Ijaka
04/01/17
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Mass Efffect: Andromeda
Replies: 23
Views: 910

Re: Mass Efffect: Andromeda

I actually gave my brother's copy of this on Xbox a try tonight. I'm finding the face thing jarring. Maybe I'm looking back with rose colored glasses, but I feel like the previous games had better faces.
by Ijaka
03/25/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Cross-game Character Consistency?
Replies: 5
Views: 268

Re: Cross-game Character Consistency?

I reuse character names in other games all the time. Because I am terrible at coming up with character names.
by Ijaka
02/15/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Sequel Trilogy to His Dark Materials
Replies: 0
Views: 75

Sequel Trilogy to His Dark Materials

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/14/515193632/author-philip-pullman-announces-a-follow-up-trilogy-to-his-dark-materials This is easily one of my favorite series, so I thought I'd share it here in case any other fans hadn't heard yet. For those not familiar, His Dark Materials is a fa...
by Ijaka
02/14/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Humble Freedom Bundle
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Re: Humble Freedom Bundle

Quick update: Some of the games are no longer available to new buys of the bundle. I guess they had a limited number of keys from the developers and they've exceeded that number. Super Meat Boy is no longer available as a Steam key, but is available for Windows DRM free. Monster Loves You is no long...
by Ijaka
02/14/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Humble Freedom Bundle
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Humble Freedom Bundle

Humble Bundle is running a particularly good bundle at the moment. Called the Humble Freedom Bundle, the minimum amount is $30. In exchange you get 40 games, an audiobook by Cory Doctrow, a PDF of an out of print Neil Gaiman collection, a book about how women are targeted online and how to stay safe...
by Ijaka
02/12/17
Forum: Arcade
Topic: Stardew Valley?
Replies: 3
Views: 204

Re: Stardew Valley?

Yup! I started playing around when it launched and managed to pull myself away from it eventually.

Its the sort of game I've been wanting for years, an old school Harvest Moon but better and more. I really hope there is a sequel.
by Ijaka
02/07/17
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Marvel's Iron Fist
Replies: 5
Views: 168

Re: Marvel's Iron Fist

I'm excited for this... but I'm not really feeling any of the energy from Danny as a character that I got from Matt Murdock, Jessica Jones or Luke Cage. I hope this doesn't end up being the first Netflix Marvel flop.
by Ijaka
01/24/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Requesting a return of Vox
Replies: 6
Views: 274

Re: Requsting a return of Vox

I don't know if this is the best time to do this with our current political climate. Strange as it sounds, I think this is the best time to do this. Just today I was listening to an episode of the TED Radio Hour podcast called Reconcilliation , featuring segments of TED Talks on how to communicate ...
by Ijaka
01/24/17
Forum: OOC Banter
Topic: Cards Against Humanity is hiring a new CEO
Replies: 1
Views: 118

Cards Against Humanity is hiring a new CEO

https://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/bus/5970647019.html

I could recap what the listing says, but if you know anything about the CAH guys, you know it's going to be a funny read.
by Ijaka
12/09/16
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: Spider-Man: Homecoming
Replies: 5
Views: 168

Re: Spider-Man: Homecoming

Wow... I'm actually feeling optimistic about this. The scene with the ATM robbers feels like the right kind of banter for Spidey. Peter's friend at school seems a lot like one of Miles Morales' friends in the comics, so that could be a nod to the fans who wanted a Miles movie. I still want a Spider-...
by Ijaka
12/06/16
Forum: Arcade
Topic: [Pokemon] RP/Immersive challenge group interest check
Replies: 7
Views: 303

Re: [Pokemon] RP/Immersive challenge group interest check

Yay! Thank you!

When I was talking with Brighthawk about this, I had the idea of a foul mouthed kid for my character, but as I was writing it the thought of censoring like the tv version of Snakes on a Plane just popped into my head!
by Ijaka
12/05/16
Forum: Media & Gaming
Topic: The Mummy (2017 film)
Replies: 7
Views: 193

Re: The Mummy (2017 film)

Here's an interview with director Alex Kurtzman and he explains how The Mummy will works to start Universal's shared monster universe. It sounds crazy, but it kinda works. Here's hoping the execution lives up to the ambition. How The Mummy Will Kick Off the New Universal Monsters Universe https://i...