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« on: December 03, 2016, 12:35:43 PM »

Gaming / Playstation Meeting September 7th
« on: September 06, 2016, 09:58:27 AM »
Sony is holding the PlayStation Meeting on Wednesday September 7 at 15:00 ET (12:00 PDT, 20:00 BST, 05:00 September 8 AEST) at the PlayStation Theater in Times Square, New York.

Here we'll probably see the Neo, there's also some rumours of Red Dead Redemption being here or something.

Official live stream, will probably be the best place to watch it

Gaming / Halo 5 getting custom game browser (Both PC and Xbox)
« on: September 03, 2016, 05:44:17 AM »

Maybe this will mean PC players will be able to just play on some nice normal slayer servers and kind of be able to matchmake on PC.

I just wish the full matchmaking was on PC, but can't have everything.

Gaming / PS+ Price increasing
« on: August 22, 2016, 01:15:23 PM »

$10 increase for a year

what a bunch of Japanese jews

Gaming / Possible PS4 slim leak
« on: August 21, 2016, 02:22:21 PM »

Gaming / E3 2016
« on: June 11, 2016, 05:44:59 AM »
June 12th - 16th
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June 12
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June 13
9:30AM PST
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3:30AM ACT
5:30AM NZT
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June 13
12:30PM PST
3:30PM EST
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1:30PM PST
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June 13
Link: Twitch Playstation live

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Easy Allies
Battlefield 1 - "Battlefield Squads" 64-players Multiplayer Live-Gameplay announced @June 12 02:00PM PT
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Gaming / Halo Wars 2 Open Beta 13th - 20th June
« on: June 10, 2016, 09:56:41 AM »

Gaming / New Battlefield World Premiere
« on: May 06, 2016, 10:19:09 AM »
Stream is up, reveal is at 9pm BST

The Flood / Is it socially acceptable to piss in the shower?
« on: April 29, 2016, 04:26:44 PM »
Like while you're taking a shower, are you cool to pee there? What about a lake? Can you pee in a lake? Public Pool? Ocean?

Gaming / Spoiler Fire Emblem the Musical (Or how to fuck up a crossover)
« on: January 08, 2016, 11:52:30 AM »

Everything that could have gone wrong went wrong.


British universities have become too politically correct and are stifling free speech by banning anything that causes the least offence to anyone, a group of leading academics warns on Saturday.

A whole generation of students is being denied the “intellectual challenge of debating conflicting views” because self-censorship is turning campuses into over-sanitised “safe spaces”, they say.

Their intervention comes as an Oxford college considers removing a historic statue of Cecil Rhodes, one of its alumni and benefactors, because he is regarded as the founding father of apartheid in South Africa.

 Oriel College says the statue of Rhodes, on a building he paid for, jars with the values of a modern university. It is facing a battle with Historic England, which has listed the statue as an object of historical interest.

Writing in The Telegraph, the academics, led by Frank Furedi, professor of sociology at the University of Canterbury, and Joanna Williams, education editor, Spiked, say it is part of a “long and growing” list of people and objects banned from British campuses, including pop songs, sombreros and atheists.

 They say the “deeply worrying development” is curtailing freedom of speech “like never before” because few things are safe from student censors.

Because universities increasingly see fee-paying students as customers, they do not dare to stand up to the “small but vocal minority” of student activists who want to ban everything from the Sun newspaper to the historian David Starkey.

The letter says: “Few academics challenge censorship that emerges from students. It is important that more do, because a culture that restricts the free exchange of ideas encourages self-censorship and leaves people afraid to express their views in case they may be misinterpreted. This risks destroying the very fabric of democracy.

Students at Oxford want a statue of Cecil Rhodes removed

“An open and democratic society requires people to have the courage to argue against ideas they disagree with or even find offensive. At the moment there is a real risk that students are not given opportunities to engage in such debate.

“A generation of students is being denied the opportunity to test their opinions against the views of those they don’t agree with.”

Calling on vice-chancellors to take a “much stronger stance” against all forms of censorship, they conclude that “students who are offended by opposing views are perhaps not yet ready to be at university”.

 Professors have complained recently that they are being bullied online by students who are easily offended by opposing views.

In recent months, students at British universities have banned, cancelled or challenged a host of speakers and objects because some found them offensive. Maryam Namazie, a prominent human rights campaigner who is one of the signatories to the letter, was initially banned from speaking at Warwick University because she is an atheist who, it was feared, could incite hatred on campus. She spoke at Warwick in the end.

 In September, the University of East Anglia banned students from wearing free sombreros they were given by a local Tex-Mex restaurant because the student union decided non-Mexicans wearing the wide-brimmed hats could be interpreted as racist.

Oxford University cancelled a debate on abortion after female students complained that they would be offended by the presence of “a person without a uterus”, in other words a man, on the panel.

 Cardiff University students tried to ban the feminist icon Germaine Greer because she once wrote that a man who was castrated would not behave like a woman, which was construed as offensive to transsexuals.

Mark Prisk, the Conservative MP in whose constituency Cecil Rhodes was born, said: “This rather narrow minded view of trying to shut down people’s opinions, even if we find them abhorrent, doesn’t remove the fact that they happened or that people held those opinions.”

Ironically, the South African former Oriel student leading the campaign to remove the statue of Rhodes attended Oxford as a beneficiary of a scholarship funded by Rhodes’s legacy.

 Ntokozo Qwabe, who set up the Rhodes Must Fall in Oxford campaign, is one of more than 8,000 foreign students who have been able to study at Oxford because of a Rhodes Scholarship, paid for by the Rhodes Trust, which was set up by Cecil Rhodes in his will.

Last month The Daily Telegraph revealed that students at Harvard had asked for rape law to be dropped from lectures in case any students were victims of sexual assault. And President Obama has said that “coddling” students is “not the way we learn”.

Other signatories to the letter include Kathryn Ecclestone, professor of education at Sheffield University, Prof Alan Smithers of the Centre for Education and Employment Research at the University of Buckingham and Dr Cheryl Hudson, a history lecturer at Liverpool University.

Gaming / FF7 Remake trailer
« on: December 05, 2015, 12:30:11 PM »

Gaming / Deus Ex: Mankind Divided: Augment your Pre-Order
« on: August 31, 2015, 09:03:13 AM »

Have Pre-order bonuses finally gone too far?

Gaming / New Dark Souls 3 trailer
« on: August 04, 2015, 11:53:51 AM »
Seems fast.

Gaming / Halo: The Fall of Reach – The Animated Series trailer
« on: July 10, 2015, 01:42:46 PM »

Gaming / Telltale Games' Minecraft: Story Mode
« on: July 04, 2015, 07:42:43 AM »

Revealed today at Minecon in London... the world premiere trailer and first cast details for Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series!

You'll control protagonist Jesse throughout the season, as portrayed by actor Patton Oswalt. Jesse and his group of friends revere the legendary Order of the Stone; four adventurers who slayed an Ender Dragon. The Order are the very best at what they do: Warrior, Redstone Engineer, Griefer, and Architect. While at EnderCon, Jesse and his friends discover that something is wrong... something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and they must set out on a journey to find The Order of the Stone if they are to save their world from oblivion.

The season will feature Patton Oswalt, Brian Posehn, Ashley Johnson, Scott Porter, Martha Plimpton, Dave Fennoy, Corey Feldman, Billy West, and Paul Reubens. Look for further casting details to come!

What else can we tell you about the upcoming series and how cool it is to be collaborating as studios? Hear it straight from Telltale's own CEO and Mojang's Chief Word Officer...

"We've worked closely with the amazing team at Mojang to ensure this story is a natural fit for the Minecraft world fans already know and love," said Kevin Bruner, CEO and co-founder of Telltale Games. "As Jesse, players will steer their own path through a tale of adventure and survival; all brought to life by an all-star cast. Through Telltale's choice-based gameplay and a story spanning from the Nether to the Farlands, the End, and beyond, we can't wait for fans to experience this new take on the beloved world of Minecraft."

"The interactive storytellers at Telltale are giving players the chance to explore their own unique interpretation of the Minecraft universe," said Owen Hill, Chief Word Officer at Mojang. "They've crafted a story that follows the logic of Minecraft, but still manages to feel original. It's actually pretty funny too. And the pig is adorable. We're super excited about players digging deeper into the world of Minecraft: Story Mode later this year."

Serious / US Supreme Court rules gay marriage is legal nationwide
« on: June 26, 2015, 09:21:05 AM »

In a historic 5-4 decision, Justice Anthony Kennedy writing for the majority ruled that marriage is a constitutional right for all.

Before the ruling on Thursday, gay couples could marry in 37 states in addition to Washington DC.

Gaming / Exclusive Destiny Red Bull quest
« on: June 24, 2015, 09:59:48 AM »

Bungie really want everyone to hate them now. You can read the full press release here.

Gaming / Who had the best E3 conference?
« on: June 17, 2015, 06:39:54 AM »
One of these was the best, who do you think it was?

Gaming / XCOM 2 announced
« on: June 01, 2015, 10:35:16 AM »

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--2K and Firaxis Games today announced that XCOM® 2, the sequel to the Game of the Year* award-winning strategy title XCOM®: Enemy Unknown, is currently in development for Windows-based PC. Developed by Firaxis Games, XCOM 2 transports players 20 years into the future, where humanity lost the war against the alien threat that has established a new world order. The secret paramilitary organization known as XCOM is largely forgotten, and must strike back to reclaim control of Earth and free mankind from the aliens’ rule. XCOM 2 is currently scheduled for release in November 2015. The game will also be coming to Mac and Linux via Feral Interactive.

“Firaxis proved they could reimagine a beloved franchise with XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a Game of the Year award-winning title”

In XCOM 2, the roles have been reversed, and XCOM is now the invading force. They are hampered by limited resources and must constantly evade the alien threat in their new mobile headquarters. Players must use a combination of firepower and stealth-like tactics to help XCOM recruit soldiers and build a resistance network, while attempting to expose the evil alien agenda and save humanity. XCOM 2 will introduce gameplay features such as procedurally-generated levels, which will make each experience unique to the player, as well as offer a much deeper level of modding support. Additionally, XCOM 2 will offer a variety of new content including five updated soldier classes, increased soldier customization, more alien and enemy types, evolved tactical combat and more.

“Firaxis proved they could reimagine a beloved franchise with XCOM: Enemy Unknown, a Game of the Year award-winning title,” said Christoph Hartmann, president of 2K. “With XCOM 2, the team is breathing new life into the series by adding an epic narrative and challenging players to overcome near impossible odds.”

“The feedback from the passionate XCOM community played an important role in the development of XCOM 2, driving us to push the visual, gameplay and replayability boundaries of what a strategy game can be,” said Jake Solomon, creative director of XCOM 2 at Firaxis Games. “We’re thrilled to implement long-time fan requested features such as procedural levels and modding support, as well as adding more of what makes XCOM great like new aliens, enemies and soldier classes.”

For more information about XCOM 2, visit, where the game is featured as the IGN First title for the month of June. In the coming weeks, IGN will reveal exclusive details about XCOM 2, including gameplay impressions, in-depth analysis of alien and enemy types, new soldier classes and combat tactics, story-focused insights and more.

XCOM 2 will be available for PC and is currently scheduled for release in November 2015. XCOM 2 is not yet rated by the ESRB. For more information on XCOM 2, please visit, become a fan on Facebook, follow the game on Twitter using the hashtag #XCOM2 or subscribe to XCOM on YouTube.

*XCOM: Enemy Unknown was named 2012 Game of the Year by the following outlets: GameTrailers, GiantBomb, and Kotaku.

Firaxis Games is a 2K studio. 2K is a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO).

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Gaming / PC to have an E3 conference
« on: April 30, 2015, 10:05:04 AM »

Gaming / Square Enix having E3 press conference
« on: April 23, 2015, 10:08:33 AM »

Any thoughts on what might be there?

Serious / Armed police officers
« on: February 18, 2015, 09:26:10 AM »
I came across the article ( ) and found it rather intresting.

I know a lot of people who browse this section are very right winged, but I thought it would make for an interesting topic.

Should they be allowed to carry guns and tasers? How armed do you think the police should be?

Gaming / What exclusives are you looking forward to?
« on: February 10, 2015, 06:31:54 AM »
For me I own a PS4 and a PC. I'm very excited for Bloodborne, it so far seems great. I really hoped it wasn't 30fps but I can get over that, the combat looks fantastic.

On PC I'm looking forward to the next Starcraft expansion, as well as the 40k MMO.

Gaming / New Persona 5 trailer
« on: February 05, 2015, 06:14:33 AM »

Shows off some party members and gameplay.

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