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Forum: Xbox Area   03-02-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By Slordak
Sadly, hardcore RPG elements will likely never...

Sadly, hardcore RPG elements will likely never return to those game series. They've been neutered to appeal to the masses.

In any case, to answer the original question... As mentioned above by...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-28-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 100,111
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by hecktick...

Quote:Originally Posted by hecktick http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21710447)

Has anyone done this, use component for audio and hdmi for video,...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-23-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Thankfully, the HX820 supports 1080p without any...

Thankfully, the HX820 supports 1080p without any issue over component. Honestly if you compare the HDMI video output from the Xbox 360 to the component video output from the same unit at 1080p,...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-20-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 961
Views: 65,092
Posted By Slordak
Speaking from experience... This is what happens...

Speaking from experience... This is what happens when software developers get limited directions from domain experts on an algorithm, standard, or interface, and implement it as best they...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-20-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by BulletzBill...

Quote:Originally Posted by BulletzBill http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21653465)

I can see whats causing the issue, its because the top half of...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-17-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 961
Views: 65,092
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by henhowc...

Quote:Originally Posted by henhowc http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21658124)

Is it just me or is there a graphical hitch when you hit the xbox...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-16-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 961
Views: 65,092
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by MadMyers...

Quote:Originally Posted by MadMyers http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21654073)

When I watched the latest TWD, video was jerky. I went back and...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-10-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by aya...

Quote:Originally Posted by aya http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21623707)

it's really slow at times, especially when it's just turn on, takes...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-08-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by TimzZ...

Quote:Originally Posted by TimzZ http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21615930)

Thanks, is it correct that these settings are good for gaming? :
...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-03-2012, 07:13 AM
Replies: 2,489
Views: 141,024
Posted By Slordak
Grrr... The number of broken quests over time...

Grrr... The number of broken quests over time detracts from my personal enjoyment of this game. Even "major" quests seem to frequently just fall apart, fail to trigger, or break in some weird way.
...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-02-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Thanks. Yes, it seems that playing with the...

Thanks.

Yes, it seems that playing with the Reality Creation setting does indeed provide a small improvement. Sadly, the larger issue appears to be the way that 720p content is upscaled, in that...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   02-01-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
I do wish Sony provided more details about what...

I do wish Sony provided more details about what they're doing with the settings at certain values. It's extremely opaque in terms of the difference between, say, "Smooth", "Standard", and "Clear"...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-31-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by lpennock...

Quote:Originally Posted by lpennock http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21514571)

Was this question ever answered? I searched but could not find...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-24-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,332
Posted By Slordak
I guess in this context I mean that the core...

I guess in this context I mean that the core gameplay and game mechanics aren't being altered from game to game. Folks could argue, but at least from my perspective, the changes from Halo 3 to Halo:...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-24-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By Slordak
I believe it was previewed in the "Official Xbox...

I believe it was previewed in the "Official Xbox Magazine". Yes, it is indeed an FPS remake of an older intellectual property, although I don't think it really has much in common with the original...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-24-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,332
Posted By Slordak
Since all the Xbox 360 Halo games are just...

Since all the Xbox 360 Halo games are just re-treads of the same thing, there's no reason they couldn't put out a new Halo game each and every year at this point. Sure, the latest one has a new...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-23-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 961
Views: 65,092
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by Thebarnman...

Quote:Originally Posted by Thebarnman http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21522977)

I hope you do once it's fixed. Problem is, just like you, I'm...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-20-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,489
Views: 141,024
Posted By Slordak
Thanks. Looks like they've made a lot of...

Thanks.

Looks like they've made a lot of progress on cleaning up bugs in the named/major quests. Hopefully there's also been similar progress in the nameless/minor quests that have various...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-20-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2,489
Views: 141,024
Posted By Slordak
Errr... Maybe post a few highlights for those of...

Errr... Maybe post a few highlights for those of us who can't visit that site during business hours?
Forum: Xbox Area   01-20-2012, 07:38 AM
Replies: 961
Views: 65,092
Posted By Slordak
I kept thinking that the new dashboard would...

I kept thinking that the new dashboard would grow on me as I used it more. However, after spending a decent bit of time with it, I conclude that... It still sucks (unless you're using a Kinect at...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-19-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Quote:Originally Posted by vengeancewithin...

Quote:Originally Posted by vengeancewithin http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21516413)

Do any of these TVs have no flashlighting or do they all...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-19-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,903
Posted By Slordak
If you're running through a new AV receiver,...

If you're running through a new AV receiver, chances are that the issue is with the AV receiver (or how you have it configured) and not with the Xbox 360. Possible issues:

1) There may also be an...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-18-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2,583
Views: 405,727
Posted By Slordak
Grrr... I can't believe the Sony "rapid exchange...

Grrr... I can't believe the Sony "rapid exchange program" is completely out of 55HX820 units and hence replacements have to go through their much slower standard replacement process (even for brand...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-18-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 348
Views: 20,111
Posted By Slordak
If indeed it's a poor man's Fable, that's pretty...

If indeed it's a poor man's Fable, that's pretty bad. Fable itself is sort of like a "game-lite" in my opinion, where all the interesting mechanics are stripped away to leave nothing but running...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-18-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2,489
Views: 141,024
Posted By Slordak
Do we have an estimated current release date for...

Do we have an estimated current release date for the next Skyrim patch (on the Xbox 360)?

In my current game session, I have a number of quests which are broken due to bugs in the game. I realize...
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