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Forum: Xbox Area   12-08-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5,471
Views: 431,253
Posted By HeadRusch
Deal is Dead, sold out within a few minutes.

Deal is Dead, sold out within a few minutes.
Forum: Xbox Area   12-01-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5,471
Views: 431,253
Posted By HeadRusch
I didn't see any white-hot deals, $50 off and...

I didn't see any white-hot deals, $50 off and 'junk' was mostly the incentives this time around. I suspect the closer we get to Scorpio, this price goes lower.
Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-18-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 143
Posted By HeadRusch
8gigs of ram isn't going to cut it in 2017+.....I...

8gigs of ram isn't going to cut it in 2017+.....I added 16gigs to my 8gigs for a grand total of 24 gigs and, frankly, I'm glad I did. Why? It was a $60 investment, give or take, and I have...
Forum: Xbox Area   11-07-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By HeadRusch
I have to be honest......at this point I am less...

I have to be honest......at this point I am less concerned with new hardware and more concerned that we're a year into the cycle with almost nothing new in the way of software. I mean, honestly,...
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-07-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 36,714
Posted By HeadRusch
With great power comes great cooling...

With great power comes great cooling requirements, Dave.....I honestly assumed that 'third layer' in the PSPro was all heat-sink and fan ducting :)
Forum: PlayStation Area   11-06-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By HeadRusch
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Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-05-2016, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3,259
Views: 127,824
Posted By HeadRusch
AC games require you to learn and maintain their...

AC games require you to learn and maintain their oddball combat/control style, which is why I start them...and then abandon them. The first I put many hours into...the second, maybe an hour (hated...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-05-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3,259
Views: 127,824
Posted By HeadRusch
Nice thing, same as with The Crew, these games...

Nice thing, same as with The Crew, these games run at 4k on current hardware. I'm really tempted to play AC 3 because the game looked so good (and ran so well) at 4K on a youtube video I was...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   11-04-2016, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3,259
Views: 127,824
Posted By HeadRusch
UBISOFT is giving away BLOOD DRAGON, the Far Cry...

UBISOFT is giving away BLOOD DRAGON, the Far Cry 3 add-on FPS, for free. Just install the UBI client (if you own a Ubi game, you already have this installed I think) and snag it. They will also be...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-29-2016, 01:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 367
Posted By HeadRusch
4K is just a desktop standard for 16:9 displays,...

4K is just a desktop standard for 16:9 displays, it's an irrelevant metric inside of an HMD which is really two closer to 4x3 panels where your eyes tend to look at only a cluster of each one of...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-28-2016, 06:18 AM
Replies: 3,259
Views: 127,824
Posted By HeadRusch
The thought of going through Skyrim again is...

The thought of going through Skyrim again is tempting, but then thoughts of Skyrim's leveling system fill my head........."why does this giant spider take 300 hits to kill..oh rite...leveling" :P...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-27-2016, 07:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
Really difficult to compare the two, one is an...

Really difficult to compare the two, one is an arcade racer with a dose of "physics" that let you get a feel for simulation-type racing from the cockpit, while still being able to switch to third...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-26-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
Forza Motorsports for me requires a wheel, which...

Forza Motorsports for me requires a wheel, which I have.....I just got the wheel at a point where I suddenly didn't want to do that level of racing (I think I had picked up Horizon 2 at that time...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-24-2016, 03:32 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
When the game ceases to be fun, and turns into...

When the game ceases to be fun, and turns into work, I move on....it's not that I don't like a challenge, it's that the challenge is not why I game, I'm in it for the journey. Right now I'm trying...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-24-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
Chasing Achievements is todays gamer-centric...

Chasing Achievements is todays gamer-centric addiction, that's all I was trying to state, when you go for 1000/1000 I step in and go "you know, it's just a game" :D

And every Friday I look at my...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-24-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
See, this I regard as a desperate cry for help...

See, this I regard as a desperate cry for help with a gambling problem, possible self-esteem issues :D

However, I'm also one to drink of the Kool Aid and congratulate you, fellow gamer, on your...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-21-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 5,077
Posted By HeadRusch
Wait..whut? Where did you read this? :) ...

Wait..whut? Where did you read this? :)

Also, does the new Vive controller add new functionality or is it just redesigned....I saw a meme with a vive controller duct-taped to a guys wrist...I...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-18-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 156
Posted By HeadRusch
......I will, when voice control doesn't suck :)

......I will, when voice control doesn't suck :)
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-18-2016, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 156
Posted By HeadRusch
Hands will be great for some things, but will be...

Hands will be great for some things, but will be terrible (and tiresome) for others......for example, flying around in Elite Dangerous...you're sitting, are you really going to keep your hands/arms...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-17-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
Ok, only about an hour into the whole...

Ok, only about an hour into the whole thing......I honestly wasn't sure if I could get past the premise of this one. I mean, they've taken everything I hated about the previous games and made...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-17-2016, 11:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 838
Posted By HeadRusch
I just installed a copy on my re-built Win10 rig,...

I just installed a copy on my re-built Win10 rig, my son got it as a digital download on XO so I snagged his windows edition.

With everything set to default (ultra I think) I was getting something...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-16-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 156
Posted By HeadRusch
Yeah, I'm more concerned with the limiting factor...

Yeah, I'm more concerned with the limiting factor of not being able to use a keyboard......I wish HOTAS controllers were more widely supported in VR games. I wanted to use my inexpensive one in the...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-16-2016, 07:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 156
Posted By HeadRusch
I'm thinking the sweat-situation is solvable, but...

I'm thinking the sweat-situation is solvable, but something OR users will suddenly now have to become aware of. I had my glasses fog up inside the rift on a particularly warm/muggy/damp day here in...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-13-2016, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 245
Posted By HeadRusch
Vizio (EDIT: E series, sorry!) dirt-cheap at $359...

Vizio (EDIT: E series, sorry!) dirt-cheap at $359 on sale (43" 4K display, no HDR obviously), I jumped on it. Took a setting in the app you need to download on your phone/tablet to get it to display...
Forum: HTPC Gaming   10-13-2016, 10:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 245
Posted By HeadRusch
Now that I've been running a 4k tv for a few...

Now that I've been running a 4k tv for a few weeks, with an overclocked i7 and overclocked 980 Ti, I think I need to update my experience just a bit: 4K gaming is here, in the sense that high-end...
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