Season's greetings! I would like to personally invite you to join this year's PC Secret Santa event, thread link below. Please drop by and help us make this holiday season a bit more merry for everyone. Looking forward to seeing you there!
It's a quote from Nietzsche which roughly translates as "if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss will gaze back at you". It basically relates to the infectious nature of certain thoughts and beliefs in our mind. Such as the way one might linger too long on regret and spiral into depression. The concept is very important to cognitive psychology, specially.
I'm not surprised. In some lower-class neighborhoods in Rio, people (probably local drug dealers and petty gangs) were organizing street parties with a Covid-19 theme (including the distribution of customized party cups with a coronavirus stamp) and the attendance was often in the thousands.
It has been known for a while that receiving free, early review copies come with a series of implicit conditions from the publishers. Very rarely any reviewer who wants these privileges to contiue will decide to deviate from the norm of high scores to generate hype.
This is why Metacritic, for instance, has always treated video game reviews as inflated compared to just about anything else with...
I remember taking draw distance to the MAX! tweaking Crysis, and it looked pretty cool but deadly for PCs given its extremely single-threaded engine. I wasn't too concerned as to how the Remaster looked, as long as the tools to easily push the graphics are still there. ...
Eye colour: Green
Hair colour: Brown
Zodiac sign: Capricorn
Relationship status: Single
Favourite Games: RPGs and Survival Horror games. A few action platformers here and there too.
Favourite Music: Mostly alternative rock and british pop. Stuff like Coldplay, Oasis, Radiohead etc.
Favourite Films: A bunch of movies I don't recall the name. Not really a fan of the seventh art.
Favourite Books: IQ84, Memoirs of a Geisha, Lord of the Rings, Chronicles of Narnia, Name of the Rose etc.
Favourite Food: Pasta!
Hobbies: Playing games, writing, swimming, flirting etc.