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  • About _Michaelangelo_
    Biography
    Game Programmer, Game Designer, UI / UX + WebGL expert.
    Location
    Bremerton
    Interests
    Computer Games - Playing & Designing, Drumming, Reading, Apple ][ emulator, Meta-Physics.
    Occupation
    Senior UI/UX/WebGL programmer. (Previously professional games developer.)
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    "Know Thyself" - The Beginning of ALL Wisdom
    I've shipped games on DS, PC, PS1, PS2, Wii, and helped numerous companies with PS3 game dev support. Ask me anything about game programming, game design, graphics, or color.

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  • Last Activity: 04-17-2017 07:38 AM
  • Join Date: 04-01-2003
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_Michaelangelo_'s Recent Reviews
    09-25-2013, 12:11 AM by _Michaelangelo_
    I enjoy trying out "indie" games -- while professional games may look beautiful they tend to have all the fun sucked out of them -- the perfect example being Diablo 3. Indie or fan made games...
      09-24-2013, 01:00 PM by _Michaelangelo_
      For the longest time I always thought the name was pronounced Kaw-raw-tuh-ka until John Romero corrected me one evening: "Did you know it is actually pronounced: Kara-Tea-Ka?" I've been a big fan...
        09-24-2013, 12:14 AM by _Michaelangelo_
        Mirror's Edge is a "good" example of how too much realism can take away from the fun of an activity that should be fun: Parkour. The environments are a little "too" contrived, the story while good...
          09-23-2013, 09:06 AM by _Michaelangelo_
          I always like trying out "indie" games. The (re)making of old genres tend to be passed over by professionals because "they don't sell well" and "cost too much to make". The Professional's...
            09-22-2013, 02:01 PM by _Michaelangelo_
            Diablo 3"Stay awhile and listen."Those immortal words of Deckard Cain have become iconic to Diablo fans who have spent many, many hours collecting the "phat loot" of Diablo 1 and Diablo 2. Sadly,...

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            11-18-2016
            12:39 PM - alan0354 quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Want a 2 channel amp but may have to go the avr route ?
            Yes -- use an SPL meter to make sure...
            10:00 AM - LFEer quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post 2 ch audio from HT
            The point, regardless of multiple ro...
            09:52 AM - cel4145 quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post 2 ch audio from HT
            Do the Math: * A 5.1 $1000 AVR, l...
            09:42 AM - m. zillch quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post 2 ch audio from HT
            The point, regardless of multiple ro...
            08:48 AM - cel4145 quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Want a 2 channel amp but may have to go the avr route ?
            Yes -- use an SPL meter to make sure...
            08:21 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted Airsculpture in post Want a 2 channel amp but may have to go the avr route ?
            Can you blind test the difference...
            07:56 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted ccssid123 in post Want a 2 channel amp but may have to go the avr route ?
            FWIW: I utilize zones 2 and 3...
            07:12 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted commsysman in post Setting up a new 2 channel HiFi System
            Absolutely; just what I have al...
            06:52 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted m. zillch in post 2 ch audio from HT
            I was addressing the OP, not p...
            11-17-2016
            03:22 PM - commsysman quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Setting up a new 2 channel HiFi System
            The _only_ way to KNOW is to listen ...
            07:35 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted commsysman in post Setting up a new 2 channel HiFi System
            I assume that you mean a Yamaha...
            11-16-2016
            07:36 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted Scott Wilkinson in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            Yep, that's why I ended the OP:"And ...
            11-15-2016
            12:06 PM - m. zillch quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post 2 ch audio from HT
            Blanket statements like this ignore ...
            11:20 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted Mashie Saldana in post 2.1 Music for $2k -- Separates or Receiver ?
            Have you looked at NAD integrated a...
            11:00 AM - Scott Wilkinson quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            Did you stay for ALL the credits? Th...
            10:55 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted m. zillch in post 2 ch audio from HT
            The notion you need two differ...
            07:30 AM - puddy77 quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            Awesome thanks! Wow, I guess they...
            07:28 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted Scott Wilkinson in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            Marvel's newest superhero movie, Doc...
            07:22 AM - _Michaelangelo_ quoted puddy77 in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            http://www.imax.com/news/ima...
            11-14-2016
            08:10 PM - puddy77 quoted _Michaelangelo_ in post Doctor Strange in Dolby Cinema and IMAX Laser 3D
            Bringing this back on-topic -- is th...

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              StinDaWg liked post by _Michaelangelo_ On thread : Sony Blames Blu-ray for "Bag of Hurt"
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              Transmaniacon liked post by _Michaelangelo_ On thread : **Official EMP Owner's Thread**
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