Captain_Tom

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    • A male gamer
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    • Joined on April 10th 2010, last online on 27 April 2017.
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    • Forum posts: 2,639 times which averages 1 posts per day
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    Permaban - Trolling (Your constant trolling of Nintendo and baiting of Nintendo fans makes this one easy, Captain_Tom. You just used up your last life. It's time for you to find a different forum because we no longer want you on ours.) ~ Carl2291 [7247416]

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    Ninty Mobile plans, stock up by 55% at close after 2 days.

    in Nintendo Discussion on 20 March 2015

    mountaindewslave said: Acevil said: Well if you care about the companies health, you would see that this would keep the company alive, which is really needed. I am enjoying the Wii U and 3DS, but really the companies survival will always be on the back of my mind. This move allows them more wiggle room.  obviously some would be adverse to an idea like this because they...

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    Ninty Mobile plans, stock up by 55% at close after 2 days.

    in Nintendo Discussion on 20 March 2015

    kowenicki said: I still cant work out why some Nintendo fans and indeed fans of other platforms think this mobile venture is a bad idea for Nintendo. It's because Nintendo Fanboys just spent 5 years bashing mobile games vehemently protesting that Nintendo's handhelds are here to stay forever.     Well guess what fanboys?  The writing is on the walls and luckily...

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    Xbox For Sale - The Rumours Just Won't Quit (Gamesindustry.biz)

    in Gaming Discussion on 20 March 2015

    eva01beserk said: Ruler said: please let it happen, i would buy an Xbox if it would be from an Eletronics company like SAMSUNG Where that to happpen, you can garanty it will be a handheald. But I see apple jumping in first, then the cassuals will flock like birds flying south for the winter, even hippsters will buy one cuz PS5 will be to mainstream and attach it to retro...

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    Digital Foundry: Battlefield Hardline

    in Gaming Discussion on 20 March 2015

    curl-6 said: Captain_Tom said: Except that the GPU isn't the bottleneck in this generation. The game's resolution does suggest the GPUs weren't exactly overflowing with spare juice. Not really.  It screams laziness.  On paper the PS4 has essentially a 7870 which should have no problem running BFH on medium settings in 1080p....

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    Digital Foundry: Battlefield Hardline

    in Gaming Discussion on 20 March 2015

    curl-6 said: Captain_Tom said:You guys do realize that the framerate issues are due to too much taxing of the CPU right? Now if they would have used GPGPU to help the cpu it wouldnt be an issue, but....they didnt. Considering its already running at 900p on PS4 and 720p on Xbone, diverting GPU power to assist the CPU may have come at a steep cost. Except that the...

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    Digital Foundry: Battlefield Hardline

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    You guys do realize that the framerate issues are due to too much taxing of the CPU right? Now if they would have used GPGPU to help the cpu it wouldnt be an issue, but....they didnt....

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    Fact: The Wii U will sell more than the GameCube (im back and its still a fact)

    in Sales Discussion on 19 March 2015

    Haha it will top out around 16m....

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    Kojima Expected To Leave Konami After MGS5, Inside Source Confirms

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    Dusk said:Kojima is an arrogant goof that has hardly done anything other than MGS. I don't see why it's a big deal. He will just make s MGS rip off at another studio. Arrogant goof?  Based on what?  He is one of the most humble game developers I have seen.  Also he has made a few other games besides MGS which are very highly regarded....

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    Sadly, I'm Just Not Sure Nintendo Can Impress Me Anymore

    in Nintendo Discussion on 19 March 2015

    MDMAlliance said: Captain_Tom said: Gamecube: -No online  MP (Don't make me laugh by mentioning one or two games) -Crappy small discs with many games requiring 2. -No game diversity.  It had platformers, paper mario, and a couple of other Nintendo staples.  Meanwhile PS2 had FFX, Socom, MGS, platformers like crash/spyro/Rachet and Clank, and unique games like Jack...

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    Sadly, I'm Just Not Sure Nintendo Can Impress Me Anymore

    in Nintendo Discussion on 19 March 2015

    Turkish said: Captain_Tom said: http://www.psxextreme.com/ps4-news/2945.html   ^This article almost hit the nail on the head for me.  My first console was an N64, and while I never thought it was better than my cousin's PS1; I didn't feel like it was worse either. Then the PS2 came out and the contest was just over.  PS2 had more games, and they were far more...

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    DX12 Adoption For Xbox One Is A Risk For Large Scale Production, Cross Support With PS4 Is A Factor

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    The thing is that Vulkan/OpenCL runs on PS4 AND Xbox One just fine. No reason to use DX12 (Except on PC) considering they can also use it with Mac and linux/steam OS....

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    Sadly, I'm Just Not Sure Nintendo Can Impress Me Anymore

    in Nintendo Discussion on 19 March 2015

    POE said:Well that must be really sad for you. Sorry mate :c LOL it's sad for A LOT of people.  Just look at the Wii U's numbers if you want an idea of how many lol...

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    Sadly, I'm Just Not Sure Nintendo Can Impress Me Anymore

    in Nintendo Discussion on 19 March 2015

    Ruler said: How was the gamecube a dissapointment? it got plenty of multi plats in the beginning espacially from western devolopers? And it got some good mature exclusives like resident evil the best looking game in this generation. It was the best nintendo console ever made. Thats the way nintendo should go and stick with it, evetually their consoles would sell. Their problem is this...

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    Sadly, I'm Just Not Sure Nintendo Can Impress Me Anymore

    in Nintendo Discussion on 19 March 2015

    http://www.psxextreme.com/ps4-news/2945.html   ^This article almost hit the nail on the head for me.  My first console was an N64, and while I never thought it was better than my cousin's PS1; I didn't feel like it was worse either. Then the PS2 came out and the contest was just over.  PS2 had more games, and they were far more diverse too.  Same goes for PS3 and PS4...

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    I think I figured out why PS4 is really winning in sales against XB1.

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    RussianHare said: Bought a PS4, didn't like it, got rid of it 2 days after buying it. Then bought an Xbox One, never put it down since. Console is sexier, the menus are better put together, & wow does the playstation controllers suck, feel like they were made for small children, so small. The only thing PS4 does better is no batteries, everything else lacks far behind X1 & everyone...

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    I think I figured out why PS4 is really winning in sales against XB1.

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    Nate4Drake said: Captain_Tom said:There is no ONE reason. The fact is the PS4 has: 1) Better Hardware 2) Better Games 3) More Games 4) A far stronger brand Xbox never had a chance. For the better games is always a metter of taste and opinions, in general, though I agree PS4 has more games, more variety, and better multiplatform games. For the exclusive is up to...

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    Pc Anti Aliasing option help

    in PC Discussion on 19 March 2015

    dane007 said: Noob question ,   I got  a question regarding AA option in game. At the moment i am using MSAA x8  for any games thats required. Just want to know its worth putting it on msaa x 8 or is 4msaa better option? To be honest i tried both but i can't tell the difference. Haha MSAA x4 uses about 2/3rds the power, and the same with MSAA x2 compared to x4....

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    I think I figured out why PS4 is really winning in sales against XB1.

    in Gaming Discussion on 19 March 2015

    FloatingWaffles said: Captain_Tom said:There is no ONE reason. The fact is the PS4 has: 1) Better Hardware 2) Better Games 3) More Games 4) A far stronger brand Xbox never had a chance. Most if this is debateable/and or your opinion though.  -Hardware isn't.  The PS4 IS a more powerful and efficient console. -As the OP showed the PS4 DOES have...

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    I think I figured out why PS4 is really winning in sales against XB1.

    in Gaming Discussion on 18 March 2015

    There is no ONE reason. The fact is the PS4 has: 1) Better Hardware 2) Better Games 3) More Games 4) A far stronger brand Xbox never had a chance....

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    Bloodborne Review Thread - MetaCritic 93% ~ GameRankings 91.47%

    in Sony Discussion on 18 March 2015

    sc94597 said: Captain_Tom said: I did.  Have you played the game?  Speed has nothing to do with whether or not it is an RPG.  Everything I said is still there. I've played the Dark Soul's series and Demon's Souls. It is not only speed. Shields are missing, magic is missing, and additionally you have your weapons change mid-combat. It is obvious that this game...

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