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@  wonko the sane? : (04 August 2020 - 11:37 AM)

It's almost like all drama is just manufactured pissing contests to keep us all entertained and distracted. :p

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (04 August 2020 - 10:16 AM)

Or they could go White Ranger vs Scorpion route and have both win. ;P

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:35 AM)

Besides, we all know the answer is nearly always "they fight to a standstill and then team up against a common enemy."

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:29 AM)

The best way to prove this is to give an example where the match is really lopsided in favor of one character but in popularity they're either evenly matched or the weaker one is more popular.

@  ▲ndrusi : (04 August 2020 - 09:27 AM)

The "who would win in a fight" discussions are really just people trying to make "which one's better" into something you can theoretically measure objectively, usually in a very specific way they think they've predetermined their favorite will win.

@  Otaku : (04 August 2020 - 02:01 AM)

@Nevermore So... you're saying you didn't like DC Versus Marvel/Marvel Versus DC?

@  Steevy Maximus : (03 August 2020 - 06:59 PM)

So, what happened to Hasbro's Zoids relaunch? An English dub, some stuff in southeast Asia, and now a game coming in October? That it?

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 10:46 AM)

Tidal wave, cause shooting water gets you nowhere.

@  Darth Gonzo : (03 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Who would win Tidal Wave or Broadside?

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:17 AM)

Btw Happy birthday to those people in the box to the right \o/

@  -LittleAutob... : (03 August 2020 - 08:16 AM)

The bottom line is obvious. It makes no literal sense to fight someone on your faction. :/

@  wonko the sane? : (03 August 2020 - 06:14 AM)

That's because you're doing it wrong. You're supposed to just stack skills and ability against each other. It's not the palace of doom, it's an episode of american gladiators.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:32 AM)

The only obvious winners of such a fight would be the bad guys.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

And what does it even matter? They should work together, not stupidly fight each other for the mindless entertainment of idiot onlookers.

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:29 AM)

Why would two good guys fight each other? What are they fighting over?

@  Nevermore : (03 August 2020 - 04:28 AM)

I never understood these "who would win in a fight between two good guys" discussions. They make no sense to me.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 04:17 PM)

If G1 had continued we'd have had Starscream back in spirit - through Krunk, Snapdragons partner and possibly Skullcruncher unless he was mute.

@  Bass X0 : (02 August 2020 - 12:28 PM)

There are some decent impersonators in fandubs though.

@  -LittleAutob... : (02 August 2020 - 10:45 AM)

The only true Starscream voices are Steve Blum and Chris Latta, hands down.

@  Sabrblade : (02 August 2020 - 10:14 AM)

Why they didn't have Scott McNeil voicing that Starscream, when he was the one who had imitated Chris Latta when he voiced Cobra Commander in the DiC G.I. Joe cartoon, is beyond me.

@  wonko the sane? : (02 August 2020 - 09:57 AM)

Say what you will, that was an awesome scene.

@  Maximus Ambus : (02 August 2020 - 08:36 AM)

Beast Wars Starsream "I am AIR COMMANDER Starscream of the DECEPTICON BATTLEFLEET!"

@  Nevermore : (02 August 2020 - 07:02 AM)

I liked TF: Prime Starscream.

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:36 PM)

Hearing Starscream's screechy voice in Cyberverse has to be the most annoying thing ever in Transformers. Even his G1 voice wasn't as bad. :doh

@  -LittleAutob... : (01 August 2020 - 08:35 PM)

KUP!

@  Sabrblade : (01 August 2020 - 04:58 PM)

Urkel!

@  TheMightyMol... : (01 August 2020 - 03:16 PM)

Steeeeeeeeve.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (01 August 2020 - 02:57 AM)

LEEEROOOOOOOOY! jhenkenz...

@  Hg Dragon : (01 August 2020 - 01:21 AM)

Candleja-

@  Sabrblade : (31 July 2020 - 11:02 PM)

Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!

@  Echowarrior : (31 July 2020 - 10:18 PM)

Spongebob!

@  TheMightyMol... : (31 July 2020 - 05:13 PM)

KHAAAAAAAN

@  PlutoniumBoss : (31 July 2020 - 03:04 PM)

Bueller? Bueller?

@  Jet : (31 July 2020 - 11:31 AM)

DONKEY!

@  Maximus Ambus : (31 July 2020 - 06:55 AM)

Spanner

@  Xaaron : (31 July 2020 - 06:49 AM)

Jetstorm

@  Nevermore : (31 July 2020 - 05:33 AM)

Tankor

@  SG Roadbuster : (31 July 2020 - 04:44 AM)

Overrun

@  lastmaximal : (31 July 2020 - 01:33 AM)

Buckethead

@  TheMightyMol... : (30 July 2020 - 07:15 PM)

Now I wonder how many Transformers we can name with the fewest possible different names.

@  Nevermore : (30 July 2020 - 06:38 PM)

Ransack. That's like another 20 or so.

@  TheMightyMol... : (30 July 2020 - 06:18 PM)

"Prowl". There, that's at least fifteen.

@  Nevermore : (30 July 2020 - 06:15 PM)

Or do you want people to spam the Squawkbox with lists of 100 characters?

@  Nevermore : (30 July 2020 - 06:15 PM)

Oky, just one question: If I were to say "Yes, I could", how could you be sure I'm not lying?

@  Bass X0 : (30 July 2020 - 06:08 PM)

i don't go into people's threads that have no relevance to my interests just to be an ass by telling them that their comments and opinions are of no value just because they have no personal interest to me.

@  Bass X0 : (30 July 2020 - 06:06 PM)

i think one of us is misunderstanding what the squawkbox is actually for.

@  Bass X0 : (30 July 2020 - 06:06 PM)

and what is wrong with that? you respond to me to lessen your own boredom.

@  Bass X0 : (30 July 2020 - 06:05 PM)

I'm asking people if they think they could.

@  Nevermore : (30 July 2020 - 06:05 PM)

Or did you just think of another random question to lessen your boredom?

@  Nevermore : (30 July 2020 - 06:04 PM)

Is this a survey?


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#1 The Predaking

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Posted 12 December 2019 - 10:11 PM

https://www.allspark...19-game-awards/

 

So Microsoft finally showed off the console and the name at the Game awards tonight. 


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Posted 12 December 2019 - 11:52 PM

that is hideous and the non name is just as bad

 

 

I hope they bring the games this time


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Posted 13 December 2019 - 12:19 AM

So will the silly nickname be XBoxX?  XXX?  XBXX?  XBone was quite clever. 

 

Dunno, I will reserve judgement until I see the games, but if most/all are going to PC, may pass.

 

Who am I kidding, I am a sucker.  Got the XBone and XBoneX when they came out.  In fact, use the XboneX more than all my other XBoxes combined.  I watch all my streaming and my 4K disks on it.


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Posted 13 December 2019 - 04:37 AM

Who do they have naming these things? this is Wii U all over again. 


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Posted 13 December 2019 - 05:37 AM

...Is nobody going to say it? Okay, I will.

 

IT'S A PC TOWER! A really, REALLY basic PC Tower.

 

 

 

Also, I am not enthusiastic with the reveal of a sequel to Hellblade. It's one of those titles that doesn't need a sequel, even if it's sales insist upon one.



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Posted 13 December 2019 - 09:13 AM

Yeah, I am not enthused with the name, but I kind of like the tower look for it. Looks a lot better than the VCR shaped Xbox One did back in 2013.


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Posted 13 December 2019 - 11:12 AM

So will the silly nickname be XBoxX?  XXX?  XBXX?  XBone was quite clever.


That one's easy, XB SeX.

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Posted 13 December 2019 - 12:16 PM

...Is nobody going to say it? Okay, I will.

 

IT'S A PC TOWER! A really, REALLY basic PC Tower.

 

 

 

Also, I am not enthusiastic with the reveal of a sequel to Hellblade. It's one of those titles that doesn't need a sequel, even if it's sales insist upon one.

THANK YOU. Hell, I considered a very similar box a few years ago when I rebuilt my PC. But this is where the technology is going: purpose built PC's. I am loath to put it this way, BUT: apple started doing it ages ago with their computers. When you limit the drivers and spec build stuff to work together: you get a HELL of a lot of power out of it.


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Posted 14 December 2019 - 02:50 PM

I'm gonna call it the XSX.

 

Never played the original Hellblade, so this sequel doesn't really enthuse me. I am interested in the fact that Microsoft is (this time) properly putting the gaming if the game console front and centre. 
 

I want to see Halo Infinite and whether than can successfully save that story after Halo 5.

 

i hope FFVII Remake is on this.


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Posted 14 December 2019 - 06:07 PM

I'm especially interested in that SSD, but I hope they give us a model without a disc drive. I don't use physical media anymore.

Right now, I have over 300 games on an external USB 3.0 drive connected to my Xbox One X.

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#11 wonko the sane?

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Posted 14 December 2019 - 06:41 PM

Everyone is just going to call it the sexbox; Which is the logical name given one of the obvious abbreviations is XXX.


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Posted 14 December 2019 - 08:10 PM

I wonder if Arkham Legacy will be one of its launch titles.  It's being developed in Quebec!



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Posted 15 December 2019 - 02:03 PM

I'm gonna call it "Tall GameCube".

 

Is Microsoft trying to confuse everyone with these names? There are going to be a lot of disappointed kids next year whose parents buy them an Xbox One X instead of an Xbox Series X.



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Posted 15 December 2019 - 03:39 PM

Meh, a lot of parents now grew up playing video games, and know that they're not all nintendos. Don't get me wrong: there's gonna be a couple who fall for it, but way less than there used to be. Still, confusion is a good way to move obsolete units.


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Posted 15 December 2019 - 04:06 PM

Also, I am not enthusiastic with the reveal of a sequel to Hellblade. It's one of those titles that doesn't need a sequel, even if it's sales insist upon one.

No one's insisting on it but Ninja Theory themselves, since it's not like they have a publisher to answer to.


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Posted 15 December 2019 - 09:21 PM

Meh, a lot of parents now grew up playing video games, and know that they're not all nintendos. Don't get me wrong: there's gonna be a couple who fall for it, but way less than there used to be. Still, confusion is a good way to move obsolete units.

 

While at Gamestop the other day, the Assistant Manager was literally having to sit there and explain what "Play online" meant and what "Digital Downloads" were...

 

No.. Most parents nowendays are just as stupid as their parents.


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Posted 16 December 2019 - 01:56 PM

If I'm a kid these days, I just email a link to my parents and say: "I want this and only this.  Print it out and take it to the store if you have to."



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Posted 17 December 2019 - 10:44 PM

I doubt the name thing is going to be that big a deal. Seems like they want something they can easily iterate on, and they were left with what the previous guys in charge had done to work with. Might as well just plant a flag here and work towards the future.

Plus, they've said it's just "Xbox" now. Sort of like "iPhone".

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Posted 18 December 2019 - 12:03 AM

Plus, they've said it's just "Xbox" now. Sort of like "iPhone".

As in, each new model is only a soft iteration, similar to the transition from the Xbox One to the Xbox One X, and new games will potentially be backward compatible with previous models without having to buy a separate version?


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Posted 18 December 2019 - 05:30 AM

Something like that. Hopefully with better compatibility than my example.

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