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    Super Mario Pirate Appears on AU News Show

    in Nintendo Discussion on 12 February 2010

    IxisNaugus said:I take it you both (Rainbird and Mise) must know a lot about the justice system and suitable punishments to make such bold claims. I'd love to know how you both came to the conclusion that this punishment is far too severe and he doesn't deserve it.This man chose to break the law, he was caught and ordered to pay compensation for the damage he caused the company. The loss of...

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    Worldwide Numbers Up - Feb 6, 2010! More adjustments too?!

    in Sales Discussion on 12 February 2010

    CGI-Quality said:The Wii continues to outsell even the DS! Nothing short of amazing! Its about time something starts outselling the DS.  It was getting a little eerie to see the DS at number 1 everywhere for what 8 years now?...

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    Nvidia or ATI

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    I'm a bigger fan of ATI, even though I have a Nvidia card in my PC right now....

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    Epoch said: largedarryl said: Epoch said: largedarryl said:I've only ever built PC's with ASUS mobo's and their manuals basically cover everything you need to know about it.In my experience building a PC is easier than following Lego instructions. Also when you are installing RAM, don't be afraid to push harder than you think because the first 2 times I installed RAM...

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    Crytek award

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    CatFangs806 said: Sharky54 said: Yes crysis 2 is using the cryengine 3. http://mycryengine.com/ it does seem pretty badass when you look at the tech involved.   I am okay with many screen shots of the game if it looks like this.   Even though this is not high settings quality of the first game, this still looks very pretty, considering the console...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    Epoch said: largedarryl said:I've only ever built PC's with ASUS mobo's and their manuals basically cover everything you need to know about it.In my experience building a PC is easier than following Lego instructions. Also when you are installing RAM, don't be afraid to push harder than you think because the first 2 times I installed RAM I didn't seat the RAM properly. Ahhh...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    I've only ever built PC's with ASUS mobo's and their manuals basically cover everything you need to know about it.In my experience building a PC is easier than following Lego instructions. Also when you are installing RAM, don't be afraid to push harder than you think because the first 2 times I installed RAM I didn't seat the RAM properly....

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    Epoch said: Garcian Smith said: Strategyking92 said: In reality it would be a laptop that also acts as my desktop. I would rather have an all-purpose piece of equipment rather than 2 things. Basically, it would be something that I take through college most likely. Thing is, if you buy a gaming laptop, you'll be paying twice as much for parts half as powerful as if...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 11 February 2010

    Garcian Smith said: Strategyking92 said: In reality it would be a laptop that also acts as my desktop. I would rather have an all-purpose piece of equipment rather than 2 things. Basically, it would be something that I take through college most likely. Thing is, if you buy a gaming laptop, you'll be paying twice as much for parts half as powerful as if you were to just...

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    Zelda Nukem Forever?

    in Nintendo Discussion on 10 February 2010

    Khuutra said: twesterm said: Khuutra said: twesterm said:The comic is funny, you, not-so-much.We've had, what, three Zelda games in the last four years? This comic is like three years old and it wsn't especially funny back when it was posted. It's the same "Nintendo puts in no effort and just makes money off of shitty cash-ins" rhetoric as has been circulating...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 10 February 2010

    Epoch said: Squilliam said: Epoch said: Squilliam said: Actually Saphire makes almost all Radeon cards. The difference is that one has a factory overclock and whatever differences there are in support, warranty and box contents (aside from the card). I didn't see any availability for the HD 4890 at that site. The card has been discontinued so its not...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 09 February 2010

    Garcian Smith said: largedarryl said: What's wrong with the case, one of the best cases I've ever purchased.  4 system fans and easy access to the HDD bays. Do you have something against Antec?  They make good products, but I do agree there are better PSU manufacturers and I was attempting to grab a cheaper one for this price breakdown. Find me a game that this CPU will...

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 09 February 2010

    Garcian Smith said: largedarryl said:If your still looking, I used Memory Express (if you happen to be in Alberta) and OTV from Saskatchewan for all prices, in CAD. If you shop around you can get the best deals from Newegg.ca, TigerDirect.ca, etc.Antec Nine Hundred Case $119Antec Earthwatts 650W $90AMD Athlon II 620 Quad Core (4x2.6GHz, 2MB Cache, AM3) $119Asus M4A79XTD EVO (AMD...

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    Dragon Age: Origins, Left 4 Dead 2 sales hit 3 million units!

    in Sales Discussion on 09 February 2010

    Slimebeast said: largedarryl said:I wonder how many copies DAO sold through Steam (and any other D2D channels). Using VGC numbers, that puts DAO PC retail sales at 1.27 million copies. That is very respectable considering I figured most PC users have moved to D2D services. If you assume that the shipment of 3.2 million all sold out to customers, which of course it didn't....

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    Getting a gaming rig. Buy or Build?

    in PC Discussion on 09 February 2010

    If your still looking, I used Memory Express (if you happen to be in Alberta) and OTV from Saskatchewan for all prices, in CAD. If you shop around you can get the best deals from Newegg.ca, TigerDirect.ca, etc.Antec Nine Hundred Case $119Antec Earthwatts 650W $90AMD Athlon II 620 Quad Core (4x2.6GHz, 2MB Cache, AM3) $119Asus M4A79XTD EVO (AMD 790FX, PCI-E 2.0 Crossfire, AM3/AM2+, ATX) $142MSI...

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    Dragon Age: Origins, Left 4 Dead 2 sales hit 3 million units!

    in Sales Discussion on 09 February 2010

    I wonder how many copies DAO sold through Steam (and any other D2D channels). Using VGC numbers, that puts DAO PC retail sales at 1.27 million copies. That is very respectable considering I figured most PC users have moved to D2D services....

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    Would you like the 'Mother' franchise to be released outside Japan?

    in Nintendo Discussion on 08 February 2010

    And this thread reminds to go home and get on starting a play through of Mother 3....

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    No more threads on shipped vs sold stuff

    in Sales Discussion on 05 February 2010

    I don't understand why so many people have complaints about this. Apparently many posters lack common sense and fail to understand that the shipped numbers quoted from a manufacturer will always be greater than sell through (except when a product stops being shipped). Hell most cross globe shipping takes 4-6 weeks, which means on average the sell through numbers should ALWAYS lag shipped...

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    Weekly PC Digital Charts - Mass Effect 2 sales go beyond

    in PC Discussion on 05 February 2010

    Onyxmeth said: It couldn't outsell Battlefield BC 2 preorders on Steam? It couldn't outsell a bunch of games I've never even heard of on Impulse? How exactly is this suggesting that it will be a huge seller on PC? 2 out of the 3 lists don't suggest it being a big deal at all, and the vast difference between the D2D and Steam buying habits suggests to me these lists aren't worth a damn to...

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    How developers increase difficulty the wrong way

    in Gaming Discussion on 04 February 2010

    salaminizer said: I'm not really a fan of what usually happens in strategy games, where a higher difficulty level means that the AI will get a shitload of bonuses and you'll get penalized in every aspect. I don't play Civilization IV, or Fall from Heaven 2, which is more difficult than Civ4, in a level higher than Prince. at least in King's Bounty the game tells you what happens in Normal...

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