Obligatory "shut up fanboy" post in response to your candid observations. »
Indeed, how dare they offer a free game that makes you wait to continue playing for free. I for one want my money back. *Harrumph.* »
PC gamer here. What is this nonsense about "gen"? Are you breeding your sub-par machines? What will the peasants think of next?! »
Guys, if you have a microphone that is always plugged in, consider turning it off or disconnecting it when you aren't using it. For devices which have built-in cameras or mics, you can also disable them.
I have a hardware switch on my keyboard and my mic itself that lets me turn off mic input. Keeping your mic/camera… »
I think it's more along the lines of "hey, your BF4 game doesn't fucking work well and the DLC slated to come out on the 25th of March was delayed for PC users. Maybe you should fix your shit before casting aspersions on others' work." »
In recent years they've cared more about graphics and realism than telling a great story and the quirky things you find prevalent in jRPGs. A good example is how FFXIV's first version was graphically amazing but lacked the fun and playability that was necessary for a sustainable mmo.
We need more games like the ones… »
I don't think most of the guys who have a problem with this actually care about getting their money back. It seems to be more like this is a tool they're using to try to fight back against what they see as a huge wrong, which is that Facebook bought their beloved tech startup. »
Can it be both? It can. If they both use the same technology then gaming benefits from outside investment. That could be hugely beneficial for gamers. »
Maybe you should consider taking the "try before you buy" option in the future, especially when that's the first search result. »
That is dedication. Some of the people at deviantart do some amazing things that just blow my mind. »
The term is called collective punishment, and it is kind of hit or miss. Great for making a statement, however! »
Sorry to sound indifferent, but the venezuelans brought this on themselves by voting for Chavez and his shitty protege Maduro. They have NO substance to their political rhetoric, and their platform lies almost entirely on a provocative, anti-American stance. It's up to the venezuelans to vote with their heads instead… »
Tracing the call.... keep him on the line for 30 more seconds! Just recite the shakespeare instead! »