maverick40's Threads - page 1


    L6: Splicer (8,093 until level 7)
    • A 31 year old male gamer
    • Ireland
    • Joined on June 15th 2009, last online on 19 November 2017.
    • Profile Views: 22,271
    • Forum posts: 2,287 times which averages 1 posts per day
    • User Reviews: 0 reviews
    •   VG$ 2,250.00

    Badges: (view all)

    10 Years Has been a VGChartz member for over 10 years.
    It's a Start Bank a Total of 2,000 VG$.
    Spreading the Disease Score a total of 50 games in your collection.
    Right Tool for the Right Tool Score a total of 25 games in your collection.
    Congratulations on Pressing Start! Score your first game in your collection.
    50 in One Add a total of 50 games to your collection.
    The Nuts & Bolts Add a total of 25 games to your collection.
    One Piece at a Time Add your first game to your collection.
    A Badge Within A Badge Earned 20 badges.
    9 Years Has been a VGChartz member for over 9 years.
    Hit And Run 15 comments posted on VGChartz news articles.
    8 Years Has been a VGChartz member for over 8 years.
    7 Years Has been a VGChartz member for over 7 years.
    6 Years Has been a VGChartz member for over 6 years.

    Recent Posts

    < 1 - 20 of 41 <
    Write 105

    Xbox Platform decreases Microsoft's gross margin by $400m for FY2013/14

    in Microsoft Discussion, last active on on 17 August 2014

    Taken from their 10K filing;   "Computing and Gaming Hardware revenue increased $3.2 billion or 49%, primarily due to higher revenue from the Xbox Platform and Surface. [B]Xbox Platform revenue increased $1.7 billion or 34%, due mainly to sales of Xbox One[/B], which was released in November 2013, offset in part by a decrease in sales of Xbox 360. We sold 11.7 million Xbox consoles during...

    Write 2

    Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare Hits PS4, PS3 on 8/19, 1080p/60/splitscreen on PS4

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 29 May 2014

    Official press release: May 29, 2014, 6:00 am PDT Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare Rocket Launches onto Playstation Consoles August 19  REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Warm up the ice blasters, call in the cherry strikes, and gear up for endless multiplayer mayhem. PopCap Games, a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), today announced Plants vs. Zombies™...

    Write 1

    Beyond: Two Souls Video Interview with Guillaume de Fondaumière (Co-CEO)

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 28 September 2013

    Here is a pretty extensive interview with Co-CEO of Quantic Dream from PlayStationer.net (15 minutes long) If ye guys are interested? He gives some really great insight into the games engine, characters and performance, Analysis on the secondary character Aiden the smart phone app and why they created it. He also gives his personal views on Kinect! <object width="420"...

    Write 13

    Microsoft confirms 'pre-owned fee' for Xbox One

    in Microsoft Discussion, last active on on 21 May 2013

      Dupe thread: post here: http://gamrconnect.vgchartz.com/thread.php?id=160444&page=1#   Microsoft has confirmed that all Xbox One games will require mandatory installation onto the system's hard drive and, to install the same disc onto another user's drive, a fee must be paid. Individual games will be tied to Xbox Live accounts, Microsoft said, meaning that the software giant...

    Write 19

    PS Plus EU February content: free Sleeping Dogs, WipEout 2048!!!

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 28 January 2013

    WOW Sony does not stop giving with Playstation Plus. Next month is arguably the best ever! Will update when US February content is announced. Ps3: Sleeping Dogs F1 Race Stars Quantum conundrum PS Vita: Wipeout 2048 Lumines: Electric Symphony   Leaving the Plus Service in February: 6th February: BioShock 2 6th February: Ratchet and Clank All 4 One 6th February: Cubixx HD 13th...

    Write 146

    PS3 is #1 for Netflix Streaming in the Living Room

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 20 December 2012

    It’s official: More people stream Netflix content to their televisions via PS3 than any other device worldwide. This is a major milestone, and one we’re particularly proud of considering the myriad Netflix-compatible streaming devices on the market, from other gaming consoles to smart TVs and internet-connected set-top boxes. To demonstrate why our partnership has...

    Write 49

    Worst possible "Date" ever?

    in NSFW Discussion, last active on on 21 August 2012

    Wow found this gem in another forum enjoy!!  Here is the link for the original thread! Alright...I don't care if you guys believe me ... it's real. This is the the most embarassing thing that I've ever experienced... it was a horrible night for me.. and I'm sharing it with you guys because I don't want any of my misc brahs to have to go through this.. especially since it all could have...

    Write 204

    Rumor: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Is Dead

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 24 July 2012

    Source: Kotaku    "One source tells Kotaku that Final Fantasy Versus XIII was officially cancelled within the last few weeks. The decision impacted morale at Square Enix and staff were reportedly saddened by the move. Square Enix, this source added, has also decided to let Final Fantasy Versus XIII die quietly on the vine and fade away, instead of...

    Write 78

    Wii U continues to use Friend Codes

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 14 June 2012

    Source: The examiner If you were one of the few people who actually tried to bring the Wii online to play with friends, you'll without a doubt remember Friend Codes.  Instead of typing in a Gamertag, you were forced to type in a long string of incoherent letters and numbers, almost as if redeeming an Xbox Live card.  This then gave you access to play with your...

    Write 42

    Nintendo must approve Miiverse posts

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 07 June 2012

    In an interview at the E3 conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Iwata said Nintendo planned to use a three-prong approach to combat misbehavior. The first is content filtering, which can be done with software that can scan for naughty words. That, of course, isn’t foolproof because gamers can be a deviously creative bunch when it comes to alternative spellings. That’s why Iwata...

    Write 1

    We are looking for a Microsoft desk editor for our website!

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 01 June 2012

    Hi Guys, we just set up a gaming website two weeks ago and we are looking for a Microsoft desk editor. We have a Sony and Nintendo editor so all we need is Microsoft one. Roles will include publishing the latest Microsoft gaming news and writing intelligent articles about Microsoft and the gaming industry as a whole. It would be great if the guy could become an active member in our forums also!...

    Write 33

    Has BioWare Devalued the Video Game?

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 30 May 2012

    Hi guys, I would so grateful if you could read the first article for our (Lord Ciansworth and I) new gaming website www.deadsmartgaming.com and comment below about what you think of it. We aim to get an article like this out every week. Our mantra for the website is simple:  Dead Smart Gaming aims to alter the discourse on video gaming away from partisan fanboyism to bring...

    Write 145

    Edge: Microsoft's Xbox division loses $229 million

    in Microsoft Discussion, last active on on 12 May 2012

    Microsoft's entertainment and devices division, which includes its Xbox business, lost $229 million (£143m) in the three months ending March 31 after sales of Xbox 360 fell by almost half. The division's revenue was down 16.5 per cent, to $1.6 billion (£1bn). Xbox 360 sales during the quarter totalled 1.4 million - a drop of more than 48 per cent from this time last year,...

    Write 15

    IGN: Developers Underwhelmed by Wii U

    in Nintendo Discussion, last active on on 03 April 2012

    Developers working on Wii U, Nintendo's next console, confess that it isn't as powerful as the current generation of consoles. The information comes from GamesIndustry, which spoke to developers working on titles for the new console under the strict condition of anonymity. "No, it's not up to the same level as the PS3 or the 360," said one dev. "The graphics are just not as...

    Write 145

    Microsoft Developing "AAAA" Title

    in Microsoft Discussion, last active on on 19 March 2012

    Executive Producer-IEB-Microsoft Studios-Core Publishing (787348) Job Apply now » Date: Mar 5, 2012 Location: Redmond, WA, US Job Category: Software Engineering: Program ManagementLocation: Redmond, WA, USJob ID: 787348-75992Division: Interactive Entertainment BusinessExecutive Producer - Core PublishingDo you have strong business acumen, creative...

    Write 78

    Games you've completed time and time again.

    in Gaming Discussion, last active on on 22 February 2012

    Vgchartz, what games have you played that you have gone back to time and time and again, or indeed, revisited after a while for another 100%? I have completed the Uncharted trilogy and the Metal Gear solid franchise at least 5 times each game. My other notable completions have been: Silent hill 2 - 5 times to see each ending Dead Space - 4 times Sonic the headhog on the genesis - countless...

    Write 37

    Sony: Naughty Dog will bring games to Vita

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 20 February 2012

      http://www.gametrailers.com/video/ps-vita-sony/726995 "Sony has revealed that Naughty Dog will be developing a game for the PlayStation Vita in the future.   Speaking in the same Gametrailers TV interview in which Guy Longsworth, senior vice president of PlayStation brand marketing mentioned the PS Vita release window for Call of Duty, he also said, “Absolutely you...

    Write 21

    Best valentines present ever!!!!!!

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 14 February 2012

    Look what Sony decided to send me on valentines day!!  Thanks a mill sony!    ...

    Write 12

    Jim Sterling reviews the ps vita!

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 13 February 2012

    It is an excellent review but it is too long to post here. So click the link and enjoy the read!   http://www.destructoid.com/review-playstation-vita-221569.phtml "In trying to provide almost everything a gamer could want, the PlayStation Vita could be a successful jack-of-all-trades or a convoluted mess. I feel quite safe in saying that the Vita looks like it'll more closely resemble...

    Write 21

    PS3 Firmware Holds Amazing New Feature: Dropbox Support

    in Sony Discussion, last active on on 08 February 2012

    http://terminalgamer.com/2012/02/08/ps3-firmware-v4-10-holds-awesome-new-feature-dropbox-support-is-finally-here/ "With the release of PS3 firmware v4.10, gamers across the PlayStation Network are now not only scurrying around their consoles to find new, and often hidden features added by Sony, but are also exploring the upgraded web browser. However, with that upgraded browser now comes support...

    < 1 - 20 of 41 <

    Currently Playing

    Started on 22 November 2011

    Started on 22 November 2011

    Started on 22 November 2011

    Game Stats

    • 90 total number of games
    • 0 games in common
    • 8.6 average game rating
    • PS3 favourite console (50 games)
    • Role-Playing favourite genre (31 games)
    • 59% of games completed