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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
I honestly think it all comes down to pettiness. Moria was killed very painfully at the orders of Destiny. And was also informed exactly how many lives she would have. I think she's trying to leave Destiny dead both out of spite and to prove Destiny wrong. I honestly think Moira already plans to have this timeline reset at some point. I honestly think that was Hickman's Third Act, a hard reset, Moria dies one more time either Cured or dies before her X-Gene activates and then he lets someone else set a new status quo.
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Thread ITT: Post your biggest pet peeves related to email etiquette (or other examples of bothersome unprofessionalism in the workplace)
2ND REQUEST I'm getting to your worthless ass task that you have for me. I have about 20 of them!
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
It was fixed when the update went out today. The issue was someone pushed out the update to the Xbox series X players on Friday and no one else. Since Behavior is actually a decent company no one works on weekends for the most part so nothing could be done until today when the update went out to everyone.
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Thread Tired of making your own art? Tell an AI to make it for you! (Trypophobia warning, unsettling images inside)
Decided to do some of my favorite horror movies and see what happens HELLRAISER THE HILLS HAVE EYES NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET FRIDAY THE 13TH PART II TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE CANDYMAN CHILD'S PLAY HALLOWEEN EVIL DEAD BASKET CASE CASTLE FREAK PROM NIGHT 2: HELLO MARY LOU TOURIST TRAP
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Thread Andrew Yang resolves to work out WWE Superstar employment status if Biden is elected
The sad thing is that the independent contractor thing in wrestling has been going on for so long and so many wrestlers have tried to fight it. From Jesse Ventura forward there has always been an attempt to unionize wrestling since the 80s. The problem is that the indy promotions can't exist with a wrestling union, and the large feds will just fire you if you try to form them. It creates an unfortunate situation where collective bargaining actually detrimental to your future career. Which is probably why so many workers are against it. Let's say your just spent 2-4 years in a wrestling school. Spending somewhere between $600-$3000 for that training depending on the school. Your next task is to get experience working for an Indy promotion. If the next thing you did was join the Wrestler Union, that indy promotion doesn't exist. So then you go to the TNAs, the MLWs, the NWAs, the AEW's and the Lucha Undergrounds. And you have a similar problem. While they will be willing to sign you they will want you to keep everything very low impact. Because they can't afford to have you break your neck, your arm, your leg. So you can't do the high impact, innovative things that gets workers noticed. Then the WWE. With a union in place, where they are paying health care and retirement. They take no risks on in ring work. We are literally back to the carney days of in ring work. No top rope moves, no high flying, no harsh submissions. Nothing that can make the WWE liable for injury. I am a huge proponent of wrestlers being treated better than independent contractors. But there are a lot of hurdles to it and a lot of things that will have to change about the business if we do it. Number one of them being that the WWE cannot be allowed to be the promotion who sets these rules.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
That's my belief as well. But that means her last backup is from a very long time ago. Hence why she immediately jumped into Vision's arms. There was a reason they were trying to keep her a secret. There is more to this still.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Not sure how true this data mine is but it's interesting. TLDW - Survivors are graded as a team. Killers are graded separately but is weighted by your best killer. It works mostly like the old system. And playing sweaty doesn't help because time of match is a factor.
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Thread What We Do in the Shadows |OT| This show sucks | Season 3 premieres Thursday, Sep 2
Where ever they used to be. Despite the opening sequence showing everyone in contemporary clothing for the era these vampires are very set in their ways. He's probably going to the boardwalk on FDR Beach and jacking it in the pay for binoculars.
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Thread The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is great and everyone's a hater
To me it's only real flaw was studio meddling (again) Sony so wanted an extended universe with a Sinister Six movie, a Venom movie, a Black Cat movie and more. So instead of Amazing Spider-Man 2 being just about Spidey v Electro they rushed it all. Set up all the other villains with that stupid tech scene that showed things like Ocks tentacles and vultures wings and Rhino Mech suit. We force in the second Green Goblin to do the Gwen Stacy death early (which was actually a great scene just forced) These villains all have different Origins unrelated to being put together to kill Spider-Man, but that doesn't matter because we want to do this extended Universe now!!! And all it cost was cutting the new Mary Jane completely out of the film and destroying the franchise for a second time.
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Thread The Matrix Resurrections - Official Trailer (December 22, 2021)
They associate it with feminists because "woke females" (their words not mine) want to make themselves "unattractive." I saw it a lot back in the front lines during the GamerGate war. Basically changing your hair color to an "unnatural" one means your a man hating slut. Don't know how or why blue became the actual target though.
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Thread Let's talk about Sneakers. The film with Robert Redford and Sidney Poitier. Not your kicks.
Over mic to ear piece while feeding him lines to him: And give him head whenever he wants it *laughs* Him: Give him headdddllp. Help. Be a beacon in his sad life. Can you do that? After encounter: Give him head? On mic mocking: Be a beacon.
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Thread Cyclops war plans against the vampire nation alone prove he is the best strategist and tactician in comics
Technically a retcon. He was identified as a mutant during the original Stan Lee and Jack Kirby run of X-Men.
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Thread Cyclops war plans against the vampire nation alone prove he is the best strategist and tactician in comics
First in Marvel publication history. Meaning also the first mutant that the Marvel general public ever encountered.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I was too afraid to try adept and instead ran Ruin with him. Funny enough it was my only rank 3 perk anyways. Got a 3k and then a 4k in my first two games. Switched to some of my better at killers and had a bunch of 2k and 3k games and even some all escapes. Didn't play sweaty at all, but some of the survivors did. Had a lot of fun though. I'm continuingly of the theory that the DBD community does this to itself. Top content creators say that something will happen and then that something does happen because everyone watches the same group of top content creators. "Twins are only good for slugging and camping" "Insidious Bubba is the best way to go" Etc And now "SBMM will make everyone play sweaty" In the end I've had some great games with the new matchmaking. But in honesty I just don't sweat it anymore. If I don't get a hook, eh. If I don't get a kill, eh. Honestly the only time I get sweaty at all is as Survivor and that's because I've played for 300hrs and only escaped 13 times. And honestly it's because I suck that much as survivor.
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Thread The Next DEATH BATTLE is Batman (All Armours) vs Iron Man (All Armours) / Episode 150 of DEATH BATTLE is Randy Savage (WWE) VS Kool Aid Man (Kool Aid)
Sigh. That was as stupid as Thing beating Namor underwater.
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Thread People keep approaching my wife and I at our pool and insisting that we get off our phones.
And even in that situation. Mind your business. I grew up at bowling alleys for League games. My father, mother and grandmother all played League games for bowling alley. And most of it was just sitting down and browsing your phone (well back then it was my mother's or grandmother's book but you get my point) Mind your business. If there's a limit go talk to the management, if there isn't then mind your business.
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Thread What We Do in the Shadows--Season 3 Trailer (Returns Sept. 2)
The voices were ADR I'm sure but the mannerism were entirely Novak. And he did it without exaggerating the mannerisms as well,which is a common problem in "body swap" plots which this essentially was.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Yeah the Hellfire Guards Wolverine took a part pretty handedly. A few of them even got cyborged up and became part of the Reavers. The Hellions were Emma's answer to the New Mutants. They were Jetstream, Beef, Tarot, Catseye, Empath, Bevatron and Roulette. Firestar and the 2nd Thunderbird (you know him as Warpath) were also members for a cup of tea but left when Emma's more nefarious nature was revealed.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Trevor Fitroy killed Emma's students. Wolverine had nothing to do with it. If he had, Emma would never forgive him as her students' death was one of the driving forces of her changing sides.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Sigh. Has actual Judeo-Christian angels in the movie, that's just look like what you'd expect. And that ending, Clive Barker did it better years ago in a comic book. Also has the Cenobites breaking all the rules of the series. You can say I'm not a fan. It's a decent movie but it's not a great Hellraiser movie. But let's all be honest there are only for good Hellraiser movies.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Third one loses the plot but it's still fun at least. I mean it has CDhead! And the club scene is awesome. It's after the third one that they all just became dumb and a lot of them didn't even start their script life as Hellraiser movies.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Not gonna lie if I find one I'm buying instantly. Unrelated to that. On Console has anyone experienced all the textures going super low res on pallets, gens and characters when on RPD? I just had that happen and while it was nice because there was no lack or stuttering, it was weird because I felt like I was playing a Unity rip off of dead by daylight
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Okay I usually defend matchmaking. Swfs make it hard to be fair. But two matches in and I a lowly 14 have been ranked with entire team of purple and red ranks both times. I did dodge a Lobby of 4 identical Megs all wearing her track uniform as well.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
3k on Haddonfield as the Pig. Two hooks and a Jake who had an active bear trap on who thought he had pissed me off enough to chase him all the way through the exit gate so it would stay deactivated. They were annoying too. Every time I would down someone two of them would show up and sabotage the nearest hook or try to Flashlight blind me.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Availability plays a part. The queue is designed to match people quickly and as close as it can. SWF teams can mess it up but yeah, sometimes you are punching way above your rank. Try to find your own fun in those matches.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
It's fun how all theories come up. I've heard people saying Springtrap from FNaF because there is no survivor model for that game and it has a new game coming soon. I've heard Candyman because of the movie reboot. I've heard Chucky because the TV series. And it made me think. With the possible exception of Resident Evil did any licensed killer come out to promote another product?
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
It's the "I could never catch up to the point that I don't believe killers are faster than survivors" that made me supiscious. And apparently there are more hackers than average out right now. You are right if they are just a good looper they keep a new killer at bay for a long time. But if they leave a loop and your still not catching up enough to at least think you have a lunge try something is off.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Also. Just had a really great match with Freddy at Hawkins. 3k with the last getting the hatch. The survivors were great and kept me guessing the whole game, but the Meg through too many pallets which I then would replace. If they weren't throwing pallets like that I'd probably have lost
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Much like how the twins are "only good for slugging and camping" the community (usually through the top twitch and youtube people) has decided that Bubba is "only good for camping" so players assume it's his only play style.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
While there is a pack for the nonlincensed characters it can often be cheaper to wait for sales. And when your new I wouldn't recommend buying all the DLC. Just find a killer or Survivor that interests you and by their pack.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I remember my second Billy game. I didn't know he could mega charge the map with his saw, and I didn't know he drifted as he did it. Half way through the match I found about being able to charge the map. So when the exit gate opened and I got nearby and saw a teabagger, I charged.... And drifted to the left...
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
And of course it's when I'm finally out of the Grey ranks that I decided to try out clown. My first time was passable, 1k. My second time I only got two Hits. However the survivors decided to take mercy on the old sad Clown who decided to hide in the corner of the basement (no joke) they all ran into the basement and let me get a hit. One even let me carry them to the exit gate. Still got Entity Displeased but it was good for my own spirits. Like that's ever going to actually happen.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Right now I just have Plague at 50. Freddy is at 49, Pig is at 46 and Deathslinger is at 34. No survivors past 15 except Bill. Edit - and I found out I'm at 232 hours. I most of played a ton during the Anniversary.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Some really sweaty swfs out tonight. However I just had my 8th match on RPD and... I actually like it. It's a maze, yes. It's almost too accurate, yes. It's almost too big, yes. But I think when everyone has learned it, it's going to be one of the most balanced maps we have. Their are parts that are very survivor friendly, and their are some parts that are very killer friendly. It'll be interesting to come back to the conversation 6 months from now and see what's thought about it.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
While I do still think swf on comms can give an advantage to survivors that is hard for a killer to counter. Overall the game seems very balanced. I say this in my own experience and also from watching the Bearded Baron, John Wolfe and the Left Hand of the Entity all play as well.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Once there was a sweaty three man swf of all Jake, all in default outfit...and a Leon. At first Adiris treated this as any other trial. She spread her plague to the generators and the people as the Entity instructed her too. At one point the Jakes literally charged at Adiris clicking flashlights before scattering in three directions. It was at that time Adiris had enough. The Leon tried to help but one by one the Jakes fell. The Adiris look upon the Leon, hit the generator with her censor and let him do 4 gens before leading him to the hatch. Only pausing to vomit on him. As she has to do as the Entity commands.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I could Prestige Plague right now but I don't want to loose my perks, especially since I don't use her default skin anyways usually wear Maiden Guard. Edit - I lied. I used to wear madien guard but have switched to Seahorse worshipper with Crown of Torrment.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Plague is the most rewarding Killer in my opinion. She takes a little while to get used to, but after that the Bubonic Babe is a chase machine when you figure out exactly how to vomit over loops. Monitor and Abuse works great on her in my opinion since her terror radius actually rather large. And she's apparently 5'11"which would make her tall as fuck back in the era she is from. Hell 5'11"is tall for a woman today. Anyways. Got a 3k with Doctor already, and a legit 4k with Freddy. I am loving these really quick load times for killer lately.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I prefer Bubonic Babe. I was so glad to be getting some really cool Cosmetics for her in this last Rift. While she's not my warm up Killer (Doctor and Freddy) she's always how I end my night unless I have the add ons to do 50/50 Piggy.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Oh! One thing I just thought of! In the lower ranks if a survivor takes you a loop near a place to get Corrupt Purge it's worth doing. The lower ranks wonder what you are doing and usually camp around the pallet or vault and thus you can give them a little Vommy Mommy Surprise.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
So I just encountered a SWF that did a great job of protecting each other, two flashlight saves and a Jake actually running Saboteur. Then we get to the end game and they leave two of their swf on hook and escape? It's not like I was camping or anything. One of them opened the exit as I was chasing the other and just left... I was shocked.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I wouldn't mind if they took a new content break to just do a lot of work on the bugs and optimisation but the player base as a whole, even alot of the ones who say they want that would immediately be "Were is the new content! The game is getting stale"
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Thread Candyman Review Thread (Currently 85% RT)
In Candyman 2 and 3 they moved the character away from being the son of a freed slave who's father had become wealthy and lived in Chicago, to a child slave who lived in New Orleans and fell in love with a white woman after painting her portrait. One was written by Clive Barker the others felt more like "black people are in New Orleans"
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
That's what I've been thinking as people have called out what they think are out of character behavior. Some even siting how he said he and Charles would never be at odds again. (Not the first time BTW) Magneto came to the Quiet council in full BLACK armor, and his helmet. He knew what was coming and acting like... Well like Magneto when you call him out on anything. "I'm right, you're wrong. Fuckity bye! And also Fuckity Die!!!"
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
What I mean it is a mystery/intrigue story involving people with a lot of history with each other. Let the story play out because let's be honest. Polaris has a lot of baggage with Magneto. The X-Men have a lot of baggage with Magneto. Magneto has so much baggage he has to rent a semi truck whenever he travels. So it isn't just a procedural story. It's people with a lot of personal history with each out dealing with a very stressful situation. I wasn't saying to not express your opinion. I was having a discussion.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
We've seen Jean and Emma team up for a deep delve into the mind twice now. Originally in New X-Men and more recent Giant-Sized issues. Jean is an Omega, but Emma is all about finesse. It's been long been established that while Emma is not an Omega telepath, she has a lot more skill than a lot of the others. A brain in a coma is not going to be logical, the ID is pure selfishness and Nightmares are not truth. It makes sense that Jean wants help. Rachel's chronoskimming has been established to be imperfect for a long time. She is reading every temporal possibility that could have happened. That's why she needs it narrowed down. Why it's "magic or magnetic" is a reach. But it's Polaris who makes that reach. Magneto has never treated his kids well. And Lorna has gone literally insane several times. She's seeing what she wants to see. Let the story play out.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
He's wearing his helmet and I'd assume that the Quiet Council doesn't go around probing it's members. They didn't do it with Sinister when he was reporting his Hellions death. Despite 4 of the strongest telepaths siting right there. My would they suggest to Magneto? Who has been one of the most upright and honest council members to this point. Hell even Storm voted against resurrection for Wanda. Most would view his rage as a parent who lost a daughter.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Eh originally it was doing short contained stories and it worked. Since it's started the long haul with the kids and Shadow King and Wolfsbane's kid and Karma's Brother and Does no one care about this or that. It just feels a bit bloated with no resolution forthcoming.
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Thread Netflix's Fear Street - A Film Trilogy Event - Official Trailer
For me it was this. First movie was BAD almost to the point I didn't want to watch the others. But since I am a sucker for Camp Slasher movies I watched the second and I adored it. For the 3rd I hated all the Pilgrim stuff but really enjoyed the resolution to the 90s plot.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
I make sure they leave first. I've seen survivors picking the items back up when the Killer stops looking. Also my partner got me these for my Birthday. They get me.
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Thread Kevin Feige held a meeting with the Marvel Studios team about the "rules of the [REDACTED]" (Loki spoilers)
I just don't want people to go crazy with thier expectations about the multiverse stuff. It's just a tool in the toolbox is not going to be the mission statement going forward.
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Thread 'The web' is a way funner way to refer to the internet. Why did we abandon it?
The World Wide Web is what we see actively when using devices to access the internet which is the infrastructure that keeps it running at all times. So when using your phone or computer or other device to access the internet, you are on the web. But the concept itself is more accurately termed the internet.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
I feel a bit bad, I accidentally slugged a Leon while a meg dehooked him in a middle of a chase (without borrowed time!!!!!) and after I finished with the Meg I couldn't find Leon and he DCd. I was actually going to let him wiggle out.
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Thread Marvel Studios' Loki |OT| Kate Herron, Open the Bi-Frost! (Wednesdays on Disney+)
Easy explanation is that we (the 616 comic universe) live in the Age of Marvels where the greatest heroes history ever knows before it or after it lived. Kang's Era may have heroes but they aren't enough to stop Kang.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
I've been on it twice on console. You do get more lag spikes than you do with other Maps but overall I really kind of like the map. I find it to be equally tough on killers and survivors and the size of it seems to make the games go a little longer which is also kind of fun.
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Thread The Mandalorian - Season 2 |OT| Wherever I go, he goes [SPOILERS ON EPISODE DROP]
Everytime he would eat an egg my partner and I cringed in sadness. And when they showed him with one last one at the end we did not find it "cure" it was more like "The Child is a sociopath." They saw how the woman held them to her as Mando would hold them to himself. He knew the context, and didn't care.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
You are expected to move on after you hook. Because you need to keep up gen pressure and map control. If you are hanging around the hook there is no reason for survivors to get off gens.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Your fine. I just like to laugh about it. My partner was a survivor main forever, on a lark decided to try out Ghostface and got a 3k on thier second game. When I'm not doing Daily Rituals on killers I don't know well I 2-3k on the regular.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
The only time I proxi camp is when the team has 3 gened themselves and one of those gen is next to where I just hooked. But I always go for the dehooker, not the hookie.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Yeah they do need to add 10 seconds to Victor's respawn. But the only time the twins should be slugging is if they happen upon a healing party. All other times it should be hit a nerd, switch to Charlotte.
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Thread IGN changes reviewer for Marvel’s Loki after receiving backlash
Of course not. But know your brand. Don't assign someone who is going to misrepresent a Marvel property as for lead reviewer for that property. That's why I even mentioned Siskel and Ebert. Siskel and Ebert were well know for hating the entire slasher genre. They would always misrepresent the movie and give it a thumbs down. But that was part of their brand. They were "Film Critics" and they hated on slasher because it was "low brow".
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Thread IGN changes reviewer for Marvel’s Loki after receiving backlash
I knew about New Nightmare, it's very meta about the slasher genre. So is Scream and Scream 2. But I get the point and I back off my stance with Siskel and Ebert. They were more Nuance then I remembered. To be fair they were on the air when I was 12
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Thread IGN changes reviewer for Marvel’s Loki after receiving backlash
I wasn't talking about person opinions. I was talking about brands. IGN is a very big brand. The original reviewer has a right to thier opinions. No doubt. And they have a right to not be harassed for their opinions. No doubt. What I was talking about is that people follow a brand. They are expecting certain things from the brand. If Siskel and Ebert back in the 90s suddenly started giving all the slasher movies 2 thumbs up people would be confused. Because their brand was that they pretty much hated slasher movies. As for the reviewer who has been removed from reviewing Loki, I get it from a brand perspective. The reviewer was not enjoying Loki, and IGN is a geek brand. So they needed a person who was enjoying Loki. And the original reviewers opinion is not wrong! I disagree but they are not wrong, because they are expressing thier opinion. What I was saying thar for people to harass and threaten of an episode of Loki is silly. The show is unimportant in the grand scheme.
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Thread IGN changes reviewer for Marvel’s Loki after receiving backlash
Okay. I will say this... Being an asshole to a reviewer because you didn't like what they said is alway wrong. Leave rhe reviewer alone and harassment is always a bullshit play. Especially about something as unimportant as the Loki series. At the same time, to call episode 4 "Jogging in Place" is madness on the level of people who call the first Saw movie "Gory torture porn" There is clearly a bias at play and perhaps they don't need to be the lead reviewer of the product. It is like people bringing up Siskel and Ebert reviews of slasher films. They hate the genre and would misrepresent it whenever they reviewed a movie.
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Thread Fox News host on Native American land: "This land wasn't stolen. We won this land on the battlefield."
Unfortunately might makes right works too well on the common people. We've been trained that there are people who "deserve" their success because they are better than us.
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Thread Marvel Studios' Loki |OT| Kate Herron, Open the Bi-Frost! (Wednesdays on Disney+)
I don't think he ever planned to run away after he saw Loki and Slyie together. He had a certain smile that Grant uses when a character has a plan that isn't spoken. I think Classic Loki always planned to cause the distraction. He called all Loki's broken. He called them animals. Then he saw two who could do what he would have done if he was allowed. Not be the God of Mischief and Lies. To be the God of Stories. No more backstabbing, no more hate. So he gave them thier chance, he even called it his "Glorious Purpose"
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Thread Marvel Studios' Loki |OT| Kate Herron, Open the Bi-Frost! (Wednesdays on Disney+)
Dude is one the Executive Producers, meaning he's making bank off this more than just his acting contract. Also actors don't usually become executive producers of properties they plan on leaving soon.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Honestly.. Practice. Find a good m1 killer and get better at loops, avoiding pallets, and patrolling survivors. By a good set of headphones and train your directional hearing. After you get good with an m1 killer, find some killers with gimmicks that interest you and play like an m1 while practicing your special.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
They are. I feel the community has really done a disservice to them claiming they "are only for camping" Which actually brings up something I've noticed. Most of the community watches and learns from the top guys who play, and when they decide they don't like something, or something is over/under powered it tends to filter through the community as fact instead of opinion. Not always but it's a trend I've noticed.
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Thread Creative Writing Challenge #80: Curses (New and Old Contributors Welcome!)
1. Conkers 2. Rivenblade 3. Betapeter Allow me to compile my thoughts for a little while and I'll give some criticism. Had a very long day so my critical thinking brain is a little dead.
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Thread Creative Writing Challenge #80: Curses (New and Old Contributors Welcome!)
1. Conkers 2. Rivenblade 3. Betapeter Allow me to compile my thoughts for a little while and I'll give some criticism. Had a very long day so my critical thinking brain is a little dead.
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Thread Era's very first SCP (Secure, Contain, Protect) thread: What are your favorites?
Hmmm... Yeah... I'm an idiot. Never thought to hit the top button on the mobile site. Thank you for that. A thought I had while rereading this thread for suggestions. Instead of a video game, what about a board game in the vein of Betrayal at House on the Hill. Random tiles placed as you explore the labs until something gets out and then one of the players takes on the SCP and tries to kill then other players.
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I mean, it's a meme build. You can however use it to lull survivors into thinking its a meme game, and then have Blood Warden equipped, wait till the EGC and hook one surviror "for points" when there is only 30 seconds left...
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Cross progression isn't going to happen for Xbox and PS. Those companies want you to play on thier platforms. They have no interest in letting you switch platforms when you want.
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Ran my first game of 50/50 Piggy today. Luckily for both contestants they survived. So what is 50/50 Piggy? You use the Pig addons "Amanda's Letter" and "Last Will" This makes it so there are Two Jigsaw Boxes and Two Party hats. You down two survivors (only one at a time) put on their party hats and then crouch in front of one Jigsaw box. They have a 50/50 chance to get the party hat off.
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Thread Creative Writing Challenge #80: Curses (New and Old Contributors Welcome!)
Sorry for the late participation. This is the first time I wrote in 20 years. She jumped out of her bed. Not sure if it was her alarm going off or if it was the dream she was having. The noise however confirmed it for her. It was her alarm going off, she had to go to work. But that dream felt so real. Dreams that felt like reality was becoming common lately. She just couldn't get what happened out of her mind. Her dreams were adding to it. Every night she dreamt about what happened with her ex. She looked at her notifications, left silent over the night. Most of them were just things she could swipe away. Her bank account, her mother asking to meet up today, her best friend texting her asking if it was okay to call. Her best friend texted her at three in the morning asking to be picked up. Showing what priorities her best friend had. Into the bathroom, she started to brush her teeth. She caught a glimpse of the necklace she wore every day. Her girlfriend... Her ex-girlfriend gave it to her. Her girlfriend told her she was a lesbian, like her. But that wasn't true. Not after what happened. What was continuing to happen in her dreams. "Fuck her" she muttered aloud to no one. Her nightmare from last night had involved her ex. Her ex was having "amazing sex" with her new boyfriend. All the while she had to watch and listen. Her girlfriend, her ex-girlfriend cheating on her every night. Just like the night she walked in. Just like she had to experience ever night. For nearly a month now. She had to go to work. She had to be ready for the day. As she put on the necklace she felt off. She could almost see her girlfriend.. Her ex girlfriend cheating on her. It felt like the night she walked in. Shrugging it off for now she went to her job. Dressed in her Retail working finest. A mass produced polo shirt and magnetic name badge. She spent 8 hours dealing with those "wonderful" customers before she left. When her shift was over she could tell that something was wrong. That she needed to do something. She texted her mom to let her know she wasn't in the mood to catch up today. Her mother would get over it. This wasn't the first time she canceled out of nowhere. Instead she went home, tired from work and stressed by customers. She looked at her necklace again, and then her phone chimed. It was her ex, rubbing the new relationship in her face. And three texts from her mother saying there is a nice guy her mother would like her to meet. A few texts from her best friend talking about how they got some Molly so everything can be alright soon. It sounded good. But it wasn't what's he mean it right now. She took off her work uniform and put on something more comfortable. Just a tank top and a pair of shorts. Not sexy, not something to go out to a bar or club. Just something to lounge around her apartment in. After she had changed, she caught a glimpse. A glimpse of the necklace she was still wearing every day. The one her ex gave her. Looking in the mirror she snapped at last. Screaming to the darkness of her apartment she ripped off the necklace. She looked at it for a moment, it represented so much to her. It was her love, her hope and all of her sadness. And it had to go. She went to the refrigerator and pulled out the ice bucket. Still full of the ice cubes she's made, as everyone does. With a small pause she looks at the necklace for a moment. She remembers the good times she had with her ex. With alacrity she rushes to he alter, she grabs a spool of red ribbon. She places the necklace in a zip lock bag. She places to ice cubes in it. And then she starts the chant while wrapping the red ribbon around the bag "I remove you from my life. I remove you from my dreams. I remove you." As she continues the chant her brain decides something. Not to just be gone, she needs to harm her ex. And then her face curls into a smile and she says, "You will never find love, you will never find happiness. I bind you away from me. And I bind your from joy." As she closes the freezer door on her curse she adds, "And stay out of my dreams bitch."
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Thread An ode to the greatest fighting move ever: the suplex.
I mean it's a wrestling move that even MMA rarely uses, it obviously not helpful, but the gif is fun. The suplex in all its forms requires the antagonist to be complicit in the move. We all know it's fake, it's still fun.
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Thread Am I the only one that finds fireworks boring af?
Add into that, that veterans with PTSD have to stay inside and hope to not hear the fireworks. I legit have no problem with Disney, Universal, Busch Gardens, any sort of theme park having firework displays. I also don't want care about a city wanted to have a fireworks display of Their Own. But outlaw fireworks for regular people. We can deal with sparklers.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
I don't need a perk to know that. My favorite thing is to do one loop after a gen and then go right back to that gem and hit the Survivor still working on it.
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Thread I’m so bored. Post whatever you want in this thread
My partner and I have been painting minis for the Power Rangers Heroes of the Grid board game Rebel Ranger Slayer (Kimberly from a dystopian future) Evil Green Ranger, Ranger Slayer (Evil Kimberly) and Bulk and Skull as the Orange and Purple Mighty Morphin Power Rangers The OG Power Rangers including Alpha 5, Jason with the Green Ranger shield and Dagger and the White Ranger.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
I would say equally as bad considering they added the whole Romani thing later into her backstory. At least you can call that a bad trope. Using that imagery though is a little what the hell The art is real cool but it makes me cringe a bit to see it.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
I played Wraith for the first time tonight because of a Daily Ritual. Had no cake. Nor did any of the Survivors. We played half a normal game and then it seemed the other players got that I was new to the killer and we started farming for the rest of the gens. It was fun.
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
Short Answer. Hickman, the guy who created the Maker is in charge of the X-Books. Long answer. Xavier, after having died, reconstructed his mind and body as X, using Fantomex as starting point. He started wearing a wireless version of Cerebro, because as revealed in the Dawn of X, the detection of mutants is only the base protocol of Cerebro. It is also a telepathic enhancer, connected to multiple databases that store the entire anima of a mutant, so that if they die they can be resurrected by the Five (long story) He wears it all the time now so that, the plan revealed, he can always be updating.
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
Finished too quick, just like I prefer to forget that Sublime used the Weapon X project to fix Chamber, only to have him "flare his powers" during the Decimation and revert him to his GenX form.
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
He and Aurora have a... complicated relationship. Doesn't help that they are twins and their mutant powers require physical contact to fully unlock. And that Aurora has dissociative personality disorder...
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
Northstar. The first openly gay character in comics history. Currently leader of X-Factor, the team that investigates if mutant has actually died so they can be resurrected. Edit - A Speedster/Flyer who claims to be able to go faster than the speed of light, though he admits it would kill him to do so. Also has Olympic gold medal in skiing, unrelated to his mutant power.
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
Agreed. Rose colored glasses. Also Slayven posted a preview image from a different comic. This is the first scene we see Wanda dead. She has strangulation marks on her neck, no way Magneto did it. He would have made it painless, he's been spending years in canon trying to reconnect with Wanda and Pietro.
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Thread A major marvel character has been killed, and now comics will never be the same. X-gala Spoilers
It's his outfit for the Hellfire Gala. Basically all the mutants are dressed in High Fashion to show off. It's not his normal costume.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Oh! When they are going for the save. Yeah I get that now! Since I'm still down in the gray ranks I actually laugh at survivors who try to flashlight stun me while I'm chasing them. I just lunge and get the hit. I always say, "I can still hold m1 even as you blind me"
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Chase them without slugging them, let them escape at the end Taking the pallet stun Letting them flash light blind Letting them get safe unhooks Stuff like that. But at the same time you need to keep the pressure on and you should do at least two hooks per Survivor. As much as you want to help the players out you want to help yourself out too. Edit - Misunderstood these suggestions are for Killers helping survivors.
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Dammit. Had a match with three DCs almost immediately. The last person was hurt but had earned the crown. When I downed them I started to carry them to the hatch and they AFKd until DC. I WAS TRYING TO BE NICE I SWEAR!!
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Thread Three people, a couple and a single person, are roommates in a 2 bedroom/2 bath apartment. What's the fair way to split rent?
When I was living in that situation it was 50/50 because one member of the couple had been unemployed for a while. When they got a job it was 1/3rd each.
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Thread Marvel Studios' Loki |OT| Kate Herron, Open the Bi-Frost! (Wednesdays on Disney+)
Still saying her variation is obvious as they stated it on screen. She was told she was adopted. Masculine Loki is shocked when she reveals she knows and says "They told you?" And we see her variation starts much much younger tham when our Loki found out.
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I wouldn't put to much stock in that. It's literally someone bothering Konami's customer service department about something BHVR did. The customer service person doesn't likely have any access to the licensing contracts and is basically saying "We don't do customer support for Dead by Daylight"
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I don't think it's that he's that strong. He's just a low entry Killer. He can teleport all across the map directly to generators and has some good slow down abilities as well. It doesn't take long for you to figure out how to use him properly what's makes it easier at lower levels to get kills.
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Michael and Ghostface are really good killers. Michael takes some practice in timing in my opinion. I've been playing Freddy a lot lately and been having a blast. He's got a very small learning curve as well.
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Yeah the survivors all play the same except perks so when you unlock all the perks you want then it's just cosmetics. And yeah the John Wolfe stream where he plays the tutorial and basically explains even more like "God pallets and windows" and "good vaults and bad vaults" was probably one of the most informative things I've ever watched for DBD even everyone's go to streams and you tubers didn't make me understand as well. As for me I played survivor with my partner for about 3 hours today. First time I've touch a survivor in a long time. Had a lot of fun though and even Looped Nemesis around the Game map for about two minutes!
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You know I just realized that this is probably why they patched survivor cosmetic glitch. The glitch does change visibility and size.
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Thread The Once And Future Spider-Man! Ben Reilly is coming back to prove that he is the best Spider-Man!
Lol. I'll give you Spidercide, but no Jack! Edit - My only problem with Spidercide is his powers don't fit the other clones "Pete's powers except amplified or slightly different" Which one of Pete's powers leads to shape shifting?
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Thread Marvel Studios' Loki |OT| Kate Herron, Open the Bi-Frost! (Wednesdays on Disney+)
So I'm probably wrong but my current theory is that Slyvie is Loki as a child being told they were adopted. She says she has been running from the TVA all her life, can not remember Freya except in little bits and seems to know no magic except enchantment.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Truth of the matter is that mutants have experienced multiple attempts at genocide in just last (sliding timescale) 20 years, 30 if you want to really push the timeline (that would make Emma, Jean, Scott etc in thier mid 40s) They need to be absolutely ruthless with thier espionage tactics. It just feels wrong for it the Beast. Beast was the one who literally quit and left Utopia because he thought Cyclops was going to far putting together X-Force together as a preemptive Kill team. And Yes the Watcher is disgusted by Hank McCoy. But that was he was willing to damage the timeline to prove to Scott that he was on the wrong path. That he was so devoted to proving that Scott was wrong that he was willing to damage the timeline to do it. But Beast wasn't breaking his morals, he was trying to show Cyclops how wrong he was being for betraying the morals they were raised with. Beast now, he's betraying his morals.
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Thread Loki revealed to be the first openly bisexual character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
What other Princes of Asgard do you know? I'll repeat. She asked "Would be Princesses" and "Other Princes" When Thor 1 started their were only two Princes of Asgard, and Loki was one of them.
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Thread What went wrong with Chris Claremont’s X-Men Forever series?
Before we get too heavy in promoting John Byrne. Let's recall these things he said on his website over the years " “Pedophiles are almost certainly “born that way”. Again, we go to evolutionary conditioning. Seek the youngest, strongest, most healthy, for breeding purposes. A sure (or as sure as it gets) way to guarantee the survival of your genes. Pedophilia also brings along a big heaping helping of learned responses, however. In a society like ours, where “normal” sex is considered by many to be filthy and disgusting, “abnormal” sex is of course even moreso. “Abnormal” in this case meaning anything—even simple physical attraction—that is not “age-appropriate”, heterosexual, and strictly for procreation. Preferably missionary position. Thus, any confused individual who finds himself attracted to young girls is likely to find himself attracted to increasingly younger girls, as part of his pattern of self-loathing. So much emotional torment—in victims and victimizers—would surely be set aside if our society was sexually liberated enough to even be able to say “Sure, it’s okay to be attracted to eleven year olds. Just don’t do anything about it!“ That's just my quick search. Deep diving will find even worse things.
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Thread Shows where one scene ruined all the goodwill, potential, and reputation the show built up ruining the show in the eyes of the public
Those tattoos are the equivalent of if you and your partner got tattoos together. They said "I got this tattoo to remind me of how we met" (yellow umbrella) and you replied with "and I got this tattoo to remind me of the person I'd rather be with" (blue French horn)
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Agreed. For example while leveling up the other day. The Blood web was OBSESSED with giving me Whispers 3 and won't show a new perk until I grabbed it.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
John Wolfe is hosting a Dead by Daylight fan tournament today where he's spectating and doing commentary. It's too matches in already.
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Thread Team Four Star |OT| For all your abridging needs!
Today's SAO abridged was great. Good on Kaiser for playing a FUCKING CREEPY character. For those who hate SAO and can't imagine it ever being good. I present these videos I honestly hated Sword Art Online. It was a meandering story full of filler that never rose above its concept. I like Sword Art Online Abridged more than I like to Dragon Ball Z abridged. It's tight, Funny. And makes me interested if the story.
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Thread Team Four Star |OT| For all your abridging needs!
They did acknowledge it. They actually said during the last episode livestream that this was the last episode of DBZA. As the episode went on, they started to think they had more in the tank. Then they tried, realized they were just riding that final episode high, and changed the plans. That was the DB Shortz Idea. They have now realized that's not good enough either and canceled it. It does sux. I don't really like the original Dragon Ball Z, so Abridged is my Jam. I was looking forward to Lani doing Majin Vegeta and Vegeta's final speech. But I still respect they tried their best, and that they didn't feel they could do it. It sux, but I don't feel betrayed or angry.
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Thread The Last Drive-In |OT| Joe Bob Says Check It Out!
Common tactic for re-release when a small part becomes a bigger star than anyone else in the movie. See Love Happy Marilyn Monroe has two lines The Room Upstairs An 80s hallmark movie where SJP plays a bit part And MANY more.
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Thread WandaVision | Paul Bettany is in this | Fridays on Disney+
Rewatched Dr Strange yesterday and the Ancient One says that sorcerers use energy from the other dimensions in the multiverse to cast spells. I have a feeling that the "Multiverse of Madness" is referring to things like the Dark Dimension, the Negative Zone, the Astral Plane, etc. And not multiverse as though as alternate Earths with differing events.
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To be fair that was actually an unrelated thread that got bumped by someone. The thread in question was about the comics and was made on the Feb 15th and someone bumped it because of WandaVision. But yes as someone who doesn't watch the episode until 5pm EST it was annoying to see that bump. As for this episode. At this point don't expect any major reveals that aren't specifically about this show. Fietro will probably remain ambiguous because while they might want to tap into the pop culture of it, the MCU doesn't want to just incorporate the Fox-Men into it. Perhaps the mid and/or after credits scene will have some villain reveal but I'm expecting it to just be Doctor Strange and setup for his second movie. Don't expect the word mutant to be said, do expect the fate of Wanda's kids to be left up in the air. Expect Spectrum to do some bad ass shit. And also be the one who talks Wanda down from doing something bad. Besides that I'm unsure. These are just my guesses based on how the show has been going.
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My laughing moments about the mutant theory. So you can't accept that there is magical heredity, stuff beaten into us with movies like The Craft, Charmed, Sabrina, Practical Magic, The Witches, Harry Potter etc. And as a hereditary magic user who then used her magical powers to protect her brother and help give him enhanced powers. But you can accept that I guy who had magnetism powers, had children and those children could control probably and another who can move at super speed. That makes perfect sense.
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Graymalkin Lane is an actual street in actual Westchester, NY. And so is Salem Center. Chris Claremont was from New York and picked streets and names he knew. He wanted to give a sense of realness to the Xavier School so it felt like a real place in the real world. In reality nothing is their but some barns and farms.
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Nah with Hayward, he is WYSISYG. He's an asshole that wants a weapon. They even flat out told you in his first scene. He talks about building weapons, it's all he is interested in. Monica points out that the acronym stands for Observation and Response. Hayward shrugs it off. Truth is I understand his point Blip. But he's still an asshole.
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I disagree with this part. Agatha wants to know HOW she was doing it. Because she wants to do it too. She was shocked that Wanda had no training. She had figured that Wanda was a super experienced witch who had figured out how to do spells she didn't know. Agatha is shown basically eating magical energy at the beginning of the the episode. She seems to get stronger as it happens (which actually goes against the the Dr Strange yes. Magic for the Sorcerers are about skill and understanding. It seems that witches have some innate understanding of magic but still need training.) The trope of the person born with magic but needs training is an old one. But based on the gifs from earlier from Thor Ragnork and the most recent episode shows that magic has some rules, and Wanda breaking them. And that freaks Agatha out to the point that she makes it a hostage situation. It calls back to the opening scene. Magic used in "incorrect" ways by Agatha required her to be punished. She pleaded to not be and her own mother was drained and killed. Now Agatha is telling Wanda that she isn't allowed to use her magic that way.
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You are over thinking it. Your Over Thinking It. YOU ARE OVER THINKING IT!!! This is not a David Lynch movie. This is not a JJ Abrams mystery box. This is the MCU. The whole point of this series has been about Wanda and her grief. All she wants is to have a perfect life with Vision cuz her life sucked. The twins are her happy as a family that she wishes she could have had. And everything that was tearing down her illusion was always Agatha. A person who wanted to steal her abilities.
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Actually. I have been thinking about the whole mutant and X-Men stuff. And do you want to know why it should NOT be part of Wandavision? Because it makes the story less about Wanda. People will be talking about "Woah mutants!" "Woah X-Men!" And then this story that is about grief and dealing with it becomes weaker because that's not what most people will remember. They would remember "Hey that's where the MCU X-Men started" Honestly, it would diminish so much of this series for it to just be a "backdoor pilot" for getting mutants in the MCU.
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It was literally in a recent issue of the Fantastic Four, but I have my own opinions on that reveal. Never trust Marvel.com profiles funny enough. They are rarely updated. Go to the Marvel Fandom wiki instead. Comic nerds update those pages religiously.
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It wasn't an invite. It was literally something given to her by Vision. When she looks at it she doesn't look shocked our intrigued where it came from. She looked at the already open envelope and took out the deed. She had obviously already had opened it and read it before going to SWORD.
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I don't think he is the Acting Director. Hayward said he was made director because Monica was snapped. Her mother was Director and he was "The obvious choice" Needs then Buffalo Bills losing to the NY Giants by a single Field Goal. I've suggested as much before. What if Evan Peters, is just Evan Peters driving through the town and caught up in all of it. Even after the reveal I'm not convinced he's Peter.
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Yes but the issue isn't a woman villain it's the cause of the villainy. We don't know what Agatha's motives are yet. But if Wanda went evil because she was grieving it plays into the "Women can't handle thier emotions" trope which is an over used and really bad trope.
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I actually doubt that. X-Men are not the Avengers. The Avengers was the first attempt of Marvel Comics (I mean in the 60s) to have a fully shared universe. The X-Men was team book from day one. It doesn't need the same type of build up.
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They had a rover that was designed to keep cosmic radiation out, a real thing BTW. Space wants to kill you. Instead they had a rover designed to deflect to block that all that. Then it doesn't work and are working through you own grief. And because of Captain Marvel and you will break
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The actual point of this scene was that parts of SWORD are not happy with Hayward and are in fact still loyal to Monica and her mother. IE they are unhappy with the switch from SWORD being a Observe and Response Division and instead being an organization that tries to make Sentient Weapons. This was all set up in episode 4
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Before anyone starts freaking out about "Capcom being referenced." I know, too late. Capcom as used here is shorthand for Capsule Communications. It's what NASA and other space agencies call the radio communication in the capsules. It was literally just a comms check.
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Why would anyone build Sentinels? The Sentinels were specifically built to deal with the "mutant problem" even if you wanted to be fair and add Enhanced humans your talking about 4 people total. When the show is over there is going to be: No big mutant reveal No Magneto No Sentinels No Reveal if the Fox-Men are now in the MCU I will literally eat anything you want if any of things any of those things happen.
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That is a good idea. But like I said earlier there aren't a lot of enhanced humans in the MCU. There is Cap, Spidey, Wanda, Pietro (who is dead) and if your are being mean, Luke Cage, Daredevil, Nuke, Jessica Jones and Patsy. That isn't enough fear to create killer robots. Also everyone... Read What If? Civil War. Sentinels show up and its good.
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So my current theory about Quicksilver is one I haven't seen said so I'll share. He's our (MCU) Pietro, just with his soul in another body. He remembers dying. He remembers his actual past. He tell Wanda “I got shot like a chump on the street for no reason at all, and the next thing I know I heard you calling me.” (BTW Pietro is was almost like you were killed nonsensically for cheap drama because that's the only trick the writer/director of Age of Ultron actually knows) We know why Vision looks like Vision. She had his body, taken from SWORD HQ. But she doesn't have Pietro's, he was most likely buried in Sokovia. But as she lost control of her fantasy she called for help subconsciously. And so her brother came running, as he is want to do. He's aware of the situation because she called for his help to keep this dream alive so the hex filled him in and told him the part he was supposed to play. Why doesn't Vision remember but Pietro does? Because the Mind Stone that was the core of Vision's essence was destroyed and his memories with them. Then why does he still act like Vision? Because "If we take out the stone there still a white lot of Vision left."
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Thread WandaVision | Paul Bettany is in this | Fridays on Disney+
1. He makes a joke that leads to a flash back that is common in sitcoms of the era. He shows awareness that she was making up a scenario to try to trip him up and reveal him to be fake. 2. He messed up. He pushed Hawkeye and the child out of the way and stopped. He died for no reason because he was a "chump" ie foolish. He should have survived but instead messed up foolishly and died for no reason. 3. I sort of covered this. Her calling him fills him in on all that is going on. He knows his sister needs him and is filled in on what's going on and what his role to play is. So he's becomes aware that this is a reality of a wish her heart made. His cruel line is out of character with either version of Pietro but perfectly fitting with his "role" of "Disapproving Brother-in-law". They even had a conversation before "in character" about how Pietro was disapproving because she "went full soccer mom." She's probably going to be the Ringmaster of the circus since she has the most knowledge of the situation thus "in charge." Dottie ain't a thing. She was a one shot cameo character per sitcom logic of the episode she appeared on.
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Monica's powers comes from passing through the Hex twice. (and my theory that she is gaining them due to her exposure to Carol) I am pretty sure the show will end with Wanda dropping the Hex. No powers. Otherwise we would have to be wondering what powers all the clowns are going to get. Wait... Maybe this is an origin story for Killer Clowns from Outer Space.
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As I've said multiple times you just include them in a movie. It doesn't need explanation any more than any other thing in the MCU needed explanation. They exist. Why weren't they involved in conflict a or conflict b? Because they weren't. It doesn't need a grand "this or that" caused it because mutants are the next natural stage of human evolution. If you HAVE to get cute about it, there has been always been mutants but they have been on the rise, increasing since the Snap and Blip released radiation across the world. But even that I find necessary.
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Westchester is a real place north of New York City. Westview is a fictional town in New Jersey which is south of New York City. Probably not a likely scenario. Also mutants are not just "mutated humans" those are referred to as "mutates" and are what characters like Spider-Man, Hulk, and the MCU AND the comic versions of Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver. Mutants are the next evolutionary step of humanity with an X Gene that activates near puberty and grants their powers. It extremely unlikely the hex has anything to do with mutants. Especially since Wanda isn't one.
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Except the original plan for Days of Future Past was for Juggernaut to charge through and free Magneto. Hence the "I know a guy," line. It would make sense, Logan had encountered Juggernaut in X-Men 3 thus would think of him. The script changed to Quicksilver after Marvel was adding Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver to Age of Ultron.
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Except that Quicksilver in the MCU was killed as a Whedon death. He loves killing characters you expect to be important. See also... His desire to have the actor who played Jesse be in the opening of the first Episode of Buffy... His killing of Tara in the first episode she was listed in the Buffy titles. His killing of both Book and Walsh in the Serenity movie. Colson!!! Joss Whedon loves killing characters for shock value alone. Perhaps there was some sort of agreement about Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver between Marvel and Fox somewhere but in my opinion it didn't have anything to do with Quicksilver's death, that was just a Joss Whedon trope. They even filmed the final training scene two ways with Quicksilver being there. To me the original script of Days of Future Past having the Juggernaut. And Perlmutter being a massive dick trying to write out the X-Men after makes it just a massive dick waving contest that hurt everyone.
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Thread WandaVision | Paul Bettany is in this | Fridays on Disney+
The funny thing is that I pointed out dozens of pages ago that the astronauts were blipped not a F4 reference. Now people are trying to turn a single line into a F4 reference. I love you all but STOP! I love the energy and the but I'm getting Twin Peeks the Return vibes. It's not as complex as you think. It's very straightforward
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My friends. There will be no Sentinels, no mutants, no Fantastic Four, etc. You are reading way too far into it. At best we are going to get Mephisto or Nightmare and hints at a multiverse to set up the second Doctor Strange movie. As an added possibility we might get Vision back.
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When Pietro told Wanda who he was and they hugged, even in the hug she seemed very confused. She even told Vision "I didn't do that, " both simultaneously admitting that other interruptions were her (Agnes, Credits, Jump Cuts, etc) and this one she was unaware of.
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Sorry I meant to include this: Thanos didn't show up to Earth until Infinity War. A day later half the population died, he was gone and that's when SWORD shifted its focus to proactive measures. Which worked SO well for SHIELD.
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It's actual been around since 75. It was originally the CHAMPIONS of Los Angeles. Your also thinking the wrong usage of champion. The team name refers to the definition of champion that means one that does battle for another's rights or honor. In another world they are our Champions, who fight for us.
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Honestly I think it's just supposed to go with the low budget nature of sitcoms. He can fly super fast, in a real sitcom it would be "we can't afford to show that" just speed up the tape and he'll be super fast. Also the Doctor mentioned it was "like they were flying" so I think it's just to be sitcom shorthand for "he has super powers". Much like how Wanda's red glow hasn't shown up yet.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Of course there is always a reset button, just like you can always put the original team of X-Men back together after Giant-Sized My point is that Planet-Sized feels like it is supposed to set up a new normal a place that can be treated as a starting point beyond Dawn of X for any person who comes onto the book later. Its probably the biggest red issues we've gotten since Dawn of X concluded.
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Maybe. But then if wouldn't have been the show of force that it was. One mutant does all this and you can kill em and feel safe, the point was that mutants working in unison can do unimaginable things.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
The kid remade the entire multiverse. Even if he was still considered a mutant, what he can do is not fireworks. They needed to show how multiple mutants working together could change everything. Using Franklin wouldn't work for thst.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Which now obviously meant Mars as they declared it their home planet. And it makes sense for mutants to present themselves as the rulers of the Sol system. They were some of the first people to make extraterrestrial contact, they have always held good relations with the Shi'ar at the very least. The biggest thing I took from PlanetSized X-Men is that there is no going back from this anymore. This is the new normal for the mutant race even after Hickman leaves. Just like Giant-Sized X-Men in the past. This is now the new starting grounds for any writer who takes over a X-Men book. Mutants did what humanity could not. Colonized Mars and made it impossible for a single planetary disaster to end thier species.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper! (Resident Evil Chapter now available)
Honestly the game play loop hasn't changed that much. If you do all the same things you did two years ago you'll still play pretty good games. Learning the metagame of perks and all that comes second in my opinion.
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Thread I dare you to name a cooler anime than Cowboy Bebop
The animation and choreography in Utena are amazing. While there is an entire arch that is filler and I dont think it lands the ending as well as it could have I would say it's at least as good as Cowboy Bebop and I love Bebop.
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Totally. What I meant is it doesn't really have anything to do with the main plot of the anime itself. And it's also something that doesn't appear in the manga except for a single issue written after the series is over. The character work and the "therapy" sessions were so cool.
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Thread Star Vs. The Forces of Evil ~FINAL Season~ |OT| There Goes A Shining Star
The idea as I understood it was Mina was out to kill Eclipsa (she was responsible for the berry assassination attempt) and Moon was trying to reign that in and reduce it to exile. She was even insuring those wounded were going to be healed. She gave Mina the army figuring she could take the powers away. She just didn't realize that apparently only Solaria was the only one who could. She also misjudged how crazy Mina was now. Like I said, she's know Mina her entire life and at one point she was a trusted advisor. She probably thought that there was a level of loyalty there that wasn't actually present. Moon definitely messed up, but she had the best of intentions and just misjudged the situation on the field and the situation she was creating. I'm just saying I see how she got to that point, not absolving her of her bad decisions.
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Thread Star Vs. The Forces of Evil ~FINAL Season~ |OT| There Goes A Shining Star
I felt it was pretty well explained that Moon was doing what she did because Mina was going to attack regardless. And she just thought that maybe she could help contain the crazy if she got involved. Edit: her mistake was that she figured since she had known Mina her entire life, and the she was Mina's queen that Mina was still actually listening to her and wasn't going entirely genocide crazy.
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Thread Star Vs. The Forces of Evil ~FINAL Season~ |OT| There Goes A Shining Star
Speaking of ships. My wife and I hate Star/Marco because we loved the idea of teaching children that you can just be friends with the opposite genders without it ever being romantic. We felt it was a very important lesson for kids that not enough media both for kids and adults are willing to show.
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Thread SoulCalibur VI |OT| A Tale Eternally Retold
It's funny I've been playing Soul Calibur since the arcade days. But having never really been much more than a button masher who's learned a few moves. Thus most of my time reading the advice for matches in this thread has me just going.
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Thread LIVE: Resident Evil X Dead by Daylight crossover reveal stream UP: Jill, Leon, Nemesis, and RPD map announced
Any survivor on any map vs any killer. All five players pick who they want and the map is chosen randomly (but there are items that let you influence the map chosen.) Also here is John Wolfe reacting to the stream reveal, and playing with two friends testing out everything. First they sight see the map which is pretty damn identical to RE2 remake if not exactly. Even plays the save room music in the save room.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
44th run and finally got Hades to second health bar. Had a Hangover/Weak build with Dionysus as my call. Athena was my Dash. Demeter was my cast. Had the Eris with upgrades for faster shot and rockets.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
I've been doing Demeter/Ares Builds lately. Demeter's cast is amazing, her call not so much. Right now I'm in the middle of an Demeter cast, Artemis and Aphrodite duo build. The bow multifires in there directions. I just got to Elysium. I'm extremely confident.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
Yes. But it the hectic battles it can be hard to tell where it is. I once dashed to it and away because my eyes were focused on an attack and I thought it was just some of the ambient green mist instead of the spring. Wish the mist off it was blue or something to more clearly see it.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
Yeah I swear I get the big rats in the small rooms each time. In seconds they cover the entire floor with poison. They only seem to do this when I have a melee only weapon. Never when I have the shield, spear, bow or gun. I'll get there. There was a time I never thought I would regularly get to Hades and here I am. Hell Theseus and the Minotaur only annoy me now because they are damage sinks. Used to be I couldnt get close to beating them. Also damn this game. Switch them out for Heracles or Perseus. All the other bosses change people or tactics, why not them.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
40 attempts. Gotten to Hades 4 times. Am consistently getting past Elysium now. It's the Temple of Styx tunnels that Doom me. Also it's so cute that you gain a fan in the Elysium Coliseum. I make sure to say hi at the beginning and end of the fight.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
Lol. I don't even know what heat is yet. I am keeping at it. I normally dislike Rouge-likes but damn if I haven't actually missed out on sleep for this game as I go "Just one more run" ten times in a row.
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Thread Hades |OT| Ah Hell, here we go again (Out of Early Access and on Switch!)
I'm 30 runs in and have only beaten Elysium once. My partner is 12 runs in and has only beaten Meg once. Everyone goes at their own pace. This game is more about the journey than the destination.
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30th attempt. Got to Hades. I got him down to 1/3rd health but missed a dash and died. Had a really sick Athena Dash, Hades Doom and Aphrodite Weak build going on with the Shield. I honestly think my biggest mistake was buying the Forge of the Fates. After doing that I had no idea what my weapon did anymore.
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Man reading people saying they they got to the end on there single digit attempt makes me so self conscious. I'm on my 27th attempt and I haven't even gotten to the 2 boss. Edit: Originally made this post at work and couldn't check. I was actually on my 15th attempt.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
They are living Sentinels like Fantomex, designation Weapon XIV. When Emma Frost lay comatose after Trevor Fitzroy killed the Hellions. The Weapon Plus program harvested her ova and made genetically engineered clones of her. The 1000-in-One are able to link their telepathy in a hive mind in order to increase their magnitude of telepathic strength. Each one is a Telepath slightly lower in power than Emma, but as they link they grow stronger. Five escaped Weapon Plus and became the Five-in-One and came to the Xavier Institute for Higher Learning (rebranded from the Xavier school for Gifted Youngsters) where Emma became their mentor. After Sophie and Esme died they became the Three-in-one and once held the Phoenix Force inside diamond-formed hearts until Hope returned. The Hive mind nature of them means that individuality can be hard for them as one of them tends to dominate the hive with their own personality. They did go full individuals during Bendis's run but it seems after they decided they sort of prefer the hive concept, even trying to resurrect Sophie and Esme into other people before the protocols were revealed. Since then they seem to accept that Emma is their mum. And during Bendis's run it was revealed that Emma can hive mind with them as well.
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Thread Could the Federation survive an invasion by the Galactic Empire?
I'm more interested in what could be done together... Think how awesome it would be! A team up with Jean-luc, and Leia Kirk and Chewey save the day! Blowing up a bird of pray! Han and Spock the set a net To trap the Borg and Boba Fett While 3PO and Data Raid a Tie Fighter to capture Vader! Luke and Worf get into it! And blow the death star into bits!
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Thread Locke & Key (Season One) |OT| King of the Hill (Open Spoilers)
Just finished watching it at the same time as reading the graphic novel. They both have there charm, I thought the graphic novel got a little too 90s edge but in the 2000s at times and the art in the first book was really rough. But I liked it a lot in the end. The series I liked the low key violence over the more graphic stuff in the graphic novel. It allowed more tension to build. Looking forward to the second season.
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Thread Burger King takes aim at Chick-fil-A with plans to donate to LGBTQ group for every chicken sandwich sold
Fair enough. I just wish that the Burger King in my area had the same level of lines the two Chick-fil-A have. One of the has two lanes for drive thru and literally have cars lined up into the actual street waiting to get in. At least 30 cars at a time.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
I honestly don't know if it would be as frequent as others think. I know I wouldn't. But the thing is when playing a swf as a Killer it's a whole new strategy set. Solo queue can be pretty chill for a Killer. Swf requires you to get your head in the game
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Thread Arkham Horror: The Card Game |OT| Cards of Cthulhu
So what does everyone use for storage solutions? The boxes really suck for holding cards, especially after being sleeved. I checked Etsy but all the good ones seem to come from outside the US and I'm not really wanting to wait 3 months to get my storage solution.
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Thread The Last Drive-In |OT| Joe Bob Says Check It Out!
Then 40% Vodka I've been drinking says this movie is still nonsensical. I'd rather watch The Time Machine I Found at a Yardsale, The Room, Birdemic or any Neil Breen movie. Hell I'd rather watch Swamp Zombies. At least there is an iota of artistic expression in those movies. This movie has none.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Beast's intelligence is not related to his mutation. His mutation is his agility, strength, oversized hands and feet. He then was mutated further into the furry form due to a serum he created.
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Thread TERF JK Rowling continues to be a hateful bigot.
There is also the plot point that there is a spell on the girls dorm to keep boys out but not vice-versa. Some house elves are said to "like" being a slave. And the bankers are goblins described as being short with beady eyes and large noses much like racist depictions of Jews. And that's just off the top of my head.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
Got my first 3k ever with Trickster of all killers! I got a daily ritual for him so I played him on a match. Second time I've ever used them and I did pretty awesome! I even groaned when I got the daily ritual. I didn't want to do a ritual for a killer I've only played once
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Oh for those not in the know. In the reprint of the first Hellfire Gala story with Lourdes, Tessa is Sage. She was basically Shaw's assistant and back them was just a computer mind. She would develop more in the 90s X-Man comic and would become the character we all know as Sage Claremont's Xtreme X-Men comic.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
"Buddy" in quotes. Logan hates him. Period. He's Rogue's ex and she's married now. Domino was kidnapped by Deadpool's late girlfriend and was replaced for who knows how long? Not a lot of reason to have him there. Also even if he could have been invited, Emma would say "NO!" so hard it would stop drug, alcohol and smoking for three months around the world.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
It was nice Nostalgia for me. I haven't read that story in about 10 years when I was writing my background for an online Superhero MUX for Shaw. Before that I hadn't read it since I bought the issue in like 1990 or so.
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Thread Tabletop RPG |OT| I cast a spell
Sure. I actually used to be one of THE people to talk to about Mage. I was the chief mod for the Shadownessence Mage the Awakening form. Even interviewed Bill Bridges. And had a very long actual play of my first chronicle. If it all goes well I might do a short form version of that here.
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Thread Tabletop RPG |OT| I cast a spell
What I tend to do when introducing Mage The Awakening to people is before anyone makes the character I literally do a little lecture series on the game. I explained the lore, the orders, the paths, and the spellcasting system. Then after that I basically just ask people what kind of spells they would want to cast and explain what Arcana it would use to do it. After that I we start characters.
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Thread Tabletop RPG |OT| I cast a spell
Mage is definitely one of those games that you absolutely have to have the right players for. I actually had a chronicle totally fall apart because some of the players couldn't grasp how to use the magic system and had to be told constantly by the other players what do with the Arcana near every session.
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Thread Tabletop RPG |OT| I cast a spell
So I have two things going on right now. First, the question. My best friend, and my best friend's mother both played D&D. They are using 5th edition and I will admit that my knowledge base there is rather lacking. Their GM is saying that he's about to run an adventure for characters that are not in his current campaign. He's recommending level 17 characters. My best friend came to me today asking besides doing spells and feets and such. What should a character at level 17 have compared to a character at level 6. Using my previous edition knowledge, been doing D&D on and off so 2nd edition. I said that the character should probably have at least three weapons that have magical capabilities of + 1 + 2 or + 3. And they should have some sort of the Defense magic items that have + 2 r + 3 capabilities. My question is as far as D&D goes in the 5th edition. Should a level 17 character have those sort of things? Outside of my advice to new players with additions that I'm not 100% familiar with. My partner and I have just started a Powered by Apocalypse game. We are using the Worlds in Peril rule system for a super hero game that is a What If? The game is set after Avengers versus X-Men. But what if is that the Phoenix Five never happened and instead Cyclops was given the power of the Phoenix and turn dark almost immediately. In this version of events, Professor Xavier and Emma Frost worked together to try to shut down Phoenix Cyclops. The ending results in Professor X dying, as well as Cyclops. Emma emerges as the hero of the day. Having a similar dramatic moment as Cyclops had in the original Dark Phoenix Saga. The results are instead of Havok, Emma is tapped as the leader of the Avengers Unity Squad. I walked through the initial Red Skull story, we're basically the Red Skull stole Xavier's brain. My partner decide to end that story very interestingly. Emma outclassed him on the Astral plane and then broke his neck in the physical plane. With a wonderful line of " you want Charles Xavier has abilities, then take the limitations it requires" We are contuing the story tomorrow. Wanted to known if ERA wanted a LP of it.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Also you can skip Fallen Angels. The writer decided to fuck off to Hollywood. He also didn't understand most of the characters he was using, having stuff like Laura (Wolverine 2/X-23) being unsure of herself in a battle, young Cable not committing to what he needs to do l, etc etc. The only parts of Dawn of X that really matter until you get to X of Swords is X-Men and Excalibur. The reason for Excalibur's existence is to reintroduce the concept of mutants being tied to magic and to let Psylocke and Elizabeth Braddock be different characters. After X of Swords, we'll none of know. We'll find out after the Gala. Oh! And don't sleep on Hellions, Marauders and X-Factor. BEST BOOKS!
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Firstly. AI isn't an invention it's a discovery. Second. As the Claremont X-Men, the Hellfire Club, the Outback X-Men, the Operation Zero Tolerance X-Men, the Academy X X-Men, Post Messiah War X-Force and all mutants during Second Coming if a Nimrod is a possibility or an inevitability. All that was being done in Dawn of X was trying to hold it off. Ask Nightcrawler what happens.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
They makes sense with the whole purchasing of Magneto's helmet, sort of. I just took the alien ship crash landing was supposed to have given them powers but I can see what your saying.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
The real strength of X of Swords is how it is executed. I remember there being friends on this forum even that we're making fun of the concept and comparing it to anime and mortal Kombat and the like. Instead we get to see why you don't fuck with creatures of magic. They don't play by your rules and they are capricious at that.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
As someone who has been reading X-Men Comics since he was 8 years old in 1988. Who loves the original Excalibur team and all the craziness that came with it. Who loves Captain Britain and all the craziness that comes with that. Who remembers when a different version of Saturnyne was the White Queen of the Hellfire Club. Who remembers when Forge used The Souls of the X-Men to permanently banish the Adversary, only to have Romo of the Otherworld bring them all back to life and make them immune to camera recordings. Who has watched Betsy Braddock go from being a fashion model socialite, to an agent of Strike, losing her eyes, having them replaced with cameras to the Mojo World, to a somewhat shy new Telepath to an X-Men team that needed a Telepath, to a woman who forced the members of her team through the Siege Perilous to save thier lives, to becoming the Lady Mandarin, to having to deal with her new body, to having to face Revanche, to dying, coming back thanks to the Crimson Dawn, dying again, having Jamie resurrect her, being an Exile, being put back in her old body and rejecting it, dying again by Saphire Syx and using her Telekinetic and telepathic power to restore herself to her true form. This was a triumph. And I think Isca should reevaluate her mutant power. He may have won the battle against Captain Britain. But she lost the war.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Silly power in my opinion. But many of the Arrakoans have ridiculously over powered mutant abilities. But yes, she cannot lose, but that is a clue to what's going to happen... Maybe... Perhaps...
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
The only problem with Doug's training is that it was established before that he can read body language and attack patterns as part of his powers. He honestly shouldn't have to be worried about the fighting as much as he was.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
I don't want to get into some of the powers Arrakoans have right now because it gets revealed on an info page later. But what I will say that some of them are really specific and some of them are way too broad. I still love them all but it's the weakest parts of the Arrakoans is their mutant powers. They are a little fan fictiony. Especially when you consider Selene and - [A] -. They are both immortals, one who can completely control thier physical form no matter what. The other can control any non living matter, turn people into werewolves and is a Telepath good enough to mind wipe Emma Frost. And they are Weak compared to the Arrakoans.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
X-Factor 2 and 3 were some of my favorites but that's because I'm a sucker for all things Mojoverse. I even own the entire Longshot limited series that first introduced Longshot, Mojo, "Ricochet" Rita, Spiral and Major Domo. Fun fact: Longshot, Mojo, Major Domo and Spiral are all omniversal entities. Their is only one Mojoverse and it is connected to every part of the multiverse. Second Fun Fact that even writers forget: Mojo is basically anti-life personified. In his own dimension it doesn't matter, the universe is basically dead and ruled by Mojo and his kind. But if he comes to Earth or the like, vegetation and small animals will literally die in his presence. Third fun fact: For a long time Betsy Braddock had cybernetic eyes given to her by Spiral that broadcasted all of the X-Men adventures to Mojoverse. Last fun Fact: Longshot and others are regularly mind wiped and thrown into other universes to film programming. It's why Longshot didn't remember who he was or the events of the Longshot miniseries. I love Mojo and the Mojoverse so much!!!!
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Finally got to read Marauders! Shaw spoke of Lourdes, she hasn't been mentioned since X-Men The Hellfire Club in 2000!!!! His actual true love! Her death is much of the reason he is as brutal and evil as he is. The Shaw fan in me just squeed!
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
X-Factor is my favorite book right now and Leah Williams is an awesome writer with an excellent style. She captures the voices of the characters really well, while also being able to put her own spin on them. I too adore the art and feel like it fits perfectly with the tone of the book. Unfortunately due to the X-Men election, we are losing Polaris.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
More like fuck the fans as it was an actual online vote. Out of all the characters that had on the online poll though she was the most likely winner from the beginning since her profile has been raised a lot thanks to the Gifted show. But Leah Williams has stated that she was the one who put up hilarious to be a X-Man so I'm sure she has plans on what to do without her. Besides Polaris deserves it, she's paid her dues she deserves to be a full X-Man again.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Yeah that's still unfortunate. This is fair. But those other Claremont runs have always been meant to build off the existing continuity. And unlike some writers he's not about shitting on what comes before to fit his "vision." I would love to see what story he considers untold or unfinished.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
I WANT CLAREMONT X-MEN LEGENDS I'm very happy that Fabian Nicieza got to finally tell his Adam-X story. I love that Louise Simonson is getting to finish her ideas for Nate, the Ship, and Apocalypse. I'll admit as a person who got into X-Men as the X-tinction Agenda (ignoring my first comic which was Uncanny X-Men 245) I just really want to know what Chris Claremont wants to make canon. Will it be stuff from X-Men Classic side stories? Is it something he didn't cover in X-Men the End? Is it something he didn't cover in X-Men Forever? Claremont defined so much of the X-Men we know and love, what is the story he didn't get to tell?
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
What's the question? Hellions is honestly the only reason to read Fallen Angels. Before it came out Fallen Angels was trash that was never referenced again. Well Hellions makes reference to it. Sinister has something on Psylocke and we all know what it is. And it will continue to play into events.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Mainly because it's just setup as of yet. There isn't much to talk about except they have known he's on the island. Him being referred to as Farrouk instead of Shadow King seems to hint that he's not possessed as of yet, but him calling himself a psychic entity seems to imply he is. It does make me think Karma is wrong about the presence she is feeling, but she has her own guilt to deal with.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
It was a homage to New X-Men #121 where Jean and Emma teamed up to understand the Cassandra Nova situation. It also references events of the Claremont run (the "explain how I know you" part shows Jean and practically a sister to Storm, while Emma is like "I once shot you with a mind transferring gun and took over your life") Without connections to those to things it can fall a bit flat. The wordless point is that it's the mind, words aren't needed.
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Well Thank you sir. Also this for when Emma responds to the two head lion. Now you know why Storm turned down Red Queen (which is another old reference the UK Hellfire Club used Red and Black instead of White and Black) Also I love that Emma outfit so much. Emma has been extremely on point with her clothing since she ditched field work and costumes. Last thing. Since we got some newbies here. In the Dawn of X comics when Emma points out she had just gotten rid of Shaw it is because this was what she had done right before Dawn of X. I wish she had been allowed to stay the Black King. Between that and finally rescuing her brother (something Emma should have done years ago) in the Iceman comic Emma truly was allowed to shine post Bendis trying to character assassinate her. Emma and Shawn's dynamic as it has grown over the years is so interesting. The additional things included in New X-Men, Emma Frost, the Quarantine storyline in Uncanny X-Men and X-Men Black and now Marauders just is amazing. I do wish creators would remember Shawn's backstory a bit more. He literally is a broken man hiding his break in hedonism because he lost the love of his life. I wish his amnesia phase had lasted longer and lead to something greater.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Resurrection feels different. It's a celebration of the mutant defeat of death. Having fallen fellows returned to the fold. The Crucible shouldn't be so much a celebration in my mind as almost a funeral. Closest friends and loved ones only.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Mondo was introduced in the Original Generation X comics Magick being in demon form has long been over. The old man Healer is literally Healer, he was one of the Morlocks introduced during original Claremont run of Uncanny X-Men.
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Thread Jonathan Hickman's X-Men |OT| Adaptation or Dominance (Open Spoilers)
Yeah she was supposed to be young. That was the tragedy of her death. And later when she first joined the X-Men I got the impression she was only 16 or 17. At the same time Kate was being portrayed as being around 22. So in my sliding timeline world to me she's 19 or 20 in my mind. Now granted Banshee is Irish so to him Drinking Age is 18. And I suppose we don't know what the drinking age on the island is either.
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Thread Dead by Daylight Community |OT| Get outta here you camper!
It's the right time to comeback. Lots of brand new killers and Survivors. I've had multiple survivors tonight that literally had no perks because the tutorial is still trash and doesn't really teach you that part of it. My partner who is a survivor main has encountered multiple killers with no perks as well.
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Thread Need relationship advice...I love my girlfriend but I simply don’t know what to do anymore about our future
This is extremely toxic. This isn't just a lack of respect for your hobbies. This is a lack of respect for you as a person. I know it's hard but it's time to leave. The relationship is dead.
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Thread WandaVision | Paul Bettany is in this | Fridays on Disney+
And then Hank bites off... Oh wait you included that part. Okay well the one saving grace of the event is that Captain America and Thor fight the armies of Hel to retrieve the soul of Thor's lady love. It honestly should have been the entire event considering how that part of the event ended in an ultimatum. Better than Multiple Man suicide bombers and pointless gore.
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Thread WandaVision | Paul Bettany is in this | Fridays on Disney+
It's not a "Shy X-Men" it's literally how the X-Men were written for the entire Stan Lee run of the X-Men. It was a different Era of comics for sure. But it still fits. And also Kevin Feige has already stated that it will be a long while before we see the X-Men. This isn't a stealth pilot. The X-Men are still probably four years out at least, assuming Covid hasn't pushed it out further. And whatever they do I promise you it won't be "They came from another dimension" or "The Snap created mutants" In the Marvel Universe mutants have existed since the first years of Homo Sapiens. And thanks to having the Conan license again they have existed for thousands upon thousands of years before recorded history. Feige isn't going to respect comic history one minute and undo another minute. The multiverse stuff has nothing to do with the Fox buyout. It was already planned, that's why we are getting the weirder things like the Eternals. The current phase has a lot more to do with the very same concept Marvel Comics had to deal with in the 70s, "You know our universe and now... What If?"
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Thread Marvel Champions: The Card Game |OT| Champions Offline
Yeah that's there as well but we didn't get to go to it, we had a lot of other places to hit. Sci-fi City still has the Predator statue. They don't have the old 20 war table setup anymore, just the 6. But they are all really detailed and multifaceted (some are multi leveled too) it was cool seeing about 6 people playing on them (masks on) It was a nice piece of Nostalgia for me as I haven't been there in almost 15 years myself. It was nice to talk to the owner for a bit as well. It made me so Nostalgic I almost checked to see if UCF still had thier live action Vampire game going.
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Thread Marvel Champions: The Card Game |OT| Champions Offline
Starlord and Gamora this Friday for me at my FLGS. I love their subscription service I don't even need to pay attention to release dates. They just call me. On an aside. On a trip to Sci-Fi City in Orlando I got my hands on those awesome art sleeves for Iron Man, Captain Marvel, Black Panther, Captain America and Spider-Man. It's a shame they didn't make any for the other heroes.
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Thread In my experience, Universal Studios Hollywood is not even checking for out of state visitors, much less checking vaccination cards as they claim
Busch Gardens says you need to reserve your visit the day before but they were not checking for reservations at the door.
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Thread Give me two tabletop RPGs to delve into...
I highly recommend the second edition Chronicles of Darkness (formerly New World of Darkness games) Mage and Changeling especially were tweeked into truly superior versions of the game. I also suggest near any game Powered by the Apocalypse game system. Especially Monster of the Week and Worlds in Peril.
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Thread MAGA cringe. Post your favorites.
Unfortunately Biden has had to deal with the dementia thing for a long while. He was called the "gaff machine" in both American left and right circles for a long time. In the primaries he was accused of having dementia by left and right circles because of his "gaffs" as his brain searched for a word he could say. It's ageism and ableist. Biden is an amazing public speaker, regardless of what you think of his politics. He displays real empathy and cares about what he says. He is also someone who believes in same-sex marriage before it was politically okay. And he views transgender people as real people, which is very important.
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Thread Are you vaccinated yet?
My partner and I are on the wait list in Florida. I really think retail and restaurant workers should be on the list of people eligible as we deal with 100s of people a day. Maybe not first wave, but second wave definitely. I'm 40 however so I have a feeling it will open up for me soon I think.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
So I just posted my Arkham Horror 2nd Edition lot on ebay. I'm still going to be sad to see it go. But honestly I haven't even played it in 4 years. 2nd edition just takes way too long to set up even if it's just the base game. You take an hour to set it up and then play for 3 hours on average. It's fun if you can get a good group together to do it but it's still a chore. The LCG, Mansions of Madness 2nd Edition and Arkham Horror 3rd edition all do the various aspects better and take much less time to setup. It was however my first step into boardgames outside of Clue, Risk and Monopoly so it will always hold a special place in my heart. After 13 years though it's time to move on.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
So just started sorting my Arkham Horror 2nd Edition, Kingsport, Dunwich Horror, King in Yellow, Lurker and Dark Pharoah expansions so I can sell them online. Lots of memories but I haven't played it in nearly 10 years. And I honestly enjoy a lot of what 3rd edition offers more. Still in awe at the amount of counters and cards this game has, even just the base set.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
I love both of them for different reasons. Champions is definitely less complex and there is less story to it. But it's much more a pick and choose lcg. You don't need to keep buying the modules to get more story instead you just buy the characters and villains you like and enjoy the game.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
My partner and I have been playing Power Rangers Heroes of the Grid and Marvel's Champions. Also we enjoy Dead of Winter but that has some resource collecting in it. Both Ghostbusters games are enjoyable and work with 2 players fairly easily. The Arkham Horror LCG is pretty fun as well.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
Not seeing any late pledge options but Holy Shit funded in 2 hours and raised almost half a million! Hope it gets a full release because looking at it looks right up my alley. It was so weird. I could literally by the Kickstarter perked version of Power Rangers, Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II for less than that game.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
So I was looking into horror games that mimick the slasher movie genre since while I love Last Friday I'd love some variety. Then I was Google suggested Camp Grizzly and OMG what happened to the availability of this game. I found exactly one listing under shopping. It was eBay and the game is going for over $700?!?
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
Very few similarities. The only thing that's really similar is that you have Energy and the King of Monsters status gives you benefits and is passed around. King of Tokyo is more of a party game, Godzilla is more a tactics/strategy game. I've only played 2p so far but basically it's you pick your kaiju which gives you special abilities and a deck of attacks, moves,enhancements and defenses. Each player tries to damage the others to collect trophies from the other players decks that have Victory Points. As you play the humans are deploying an Oxygen Destroyer to get the kaiju to flee. The more destruction you cause the faster it comes out. Once it activates the game is over, you count up Victory Points and determine a Victor. You also have two events that represent plots from mostly from the Showa Era. Things like the Planet X aliens, the military sending tanks, etc. They activate at the end of each round and can screw you over. It definitely seems like a game that would be better with more than two players, but my partner and I have really enjoyed it so far. It has flaws, for example you can't destroy buildings (that give you energy for your cards) without throwing a vehicle or a kaiju at it. But honestly I did feel like I was controlling my Kaiju and having played both Godzilla and Mothra now I will say they have distinct playing styles and feel very different. My partner has being playing King Ghidorah and it's multi head factor really changes how they play compare to the other two I've done. The best thing though are the figures. They are made of a rubbery plastic and look really good. The Kaiju choice is on point but I recall would have preferred Gigan, Rodan or MechaGodzilla over Megalon. It feels like he's only there because of the meme. Which yes is a card in the game. As is the victory pose. Jet Jaguar is in some of the art as well. As you can see from the card pictures they have a distressed look to them, which makes sense with the Showa anesthetic. They are going for an old VHS box feel and it works pretty well. Overall I really liked the game. It's not very complex and it's straight forward. The rule book is really well designed and easy to find rules. I even does a double explain in the back for each event and kaiju for when you just have a question about those specific things. King of Tokyo/New York will come out for big groups and parties. But when I want true Kaiju action this is the game I'll play. It might need a house rule about building destruction though. And it definitely needs expansions in the future to add more Showa Era Kaiju.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
My interpretation from the way Thor acted when Steve went to do it, looking on with actual interest instead of jovial disregard, and then the actual reaction to it budging says it all to me. Steve felt it move, didn't want to take that from Thor at a light hearted party that may be the last time they see each other, so let his grip slip. That was my interpretation form the first time I saw the scene.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
Just printed out some custom playmats for both Marvel Legendary and Marvel Champions. The Legendary one I got here: Champions one I used this template and changed it to fit 36x28 and added the A-Force picture to the background: Printed then on the Cannon 4000s aqueous printer I have at my shop on banner vinyl.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
Jennifer Walters is the cousin of Bruce Banner. She was an attorney working on a big mafia case when they put a hit on her and she was shot. Bruce and Jen shared a rare blood type so he gave her a blood transfusion that saved her life. The transfusion also gave her the ability to transform at will into the Savage She-Hulk. Unlike Bruce her Hulk form was not an unstoppable rage monster but instead turned mousey, insecure Jen into a powerful, intelligent and confident and powerful Hulk.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
Pretty much. You have two types of geek insiders websites, those who make up enough theories that when they get one right by accident they go "See!" And alt-right adjacent sites. Edit - honestly your more likely to get real insider information on Reddit.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
Cross posting from the Falcon and Winter Soldier OT. The way I explain John Walker to non comic people is this: He's the prototypical modern white guy. He doesn't think he's racist, would never use the n word but he does take an extra suspicious look at that group of black teens hanging out in front of a closed store. He doesn't think he's homophobic, but he'd act like you had just shat on his face if another man hit on him or someone even implied he was gay. He would never hit his wife or children but when he does get angry at them he'd punch the wall so hard that the dent he left would always be there. He's not a bad guy or a villian. But he doesn't realize how much of an asshole he actually is really is. He figures he's a perfectly good guy just living his life.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
I agree with ZeoVGM. If Ritter or Cox comes back it would make more sense fo them to be the Netflix show versions. They were extremely popular shows that came out fairly recently. The only way they wouldn't include the Netflix continuity at least a bit would be if they were recast. Maybe not everything would be canon, but the bullet points of their shows will be mostly the same. Though I wouldn't be opposed of the last season of Jessica Jones being erased.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
The various people I play with aren't consistent enough for a Legacy game. It would take years to make any real progress on the game. For example I've had the Ghostbusters board game for 2 years. We played it with 2 friends the day we got it. We finished the first campaign July 4th of this year.
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
I am worried about getting any sort of the Legacy games because I don't want an unplayable game when I have friends over. I did make a small decision. Original version of Love Letter. Carcassonne. And then...Zomcide. I know I said no horror games but me and my partner played Left 4 Dead today and it reminded me how much I loved zombie games
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Thread Board Gaming Era |OT| (Mostly) Unplugged Gaming
Okay Board Game Era. I need help. For my birthday I received $75 in Amazon gift cards. My wife and I decided to get another board game. But here is the thing... I'm completely paralyzed by the choice. We don't get to have a gaming night with other people often so I'm looking for a game that is good for more than 2 players, but still good and playable for for just two players. My game list so far is as such. So what should I get? No Horror Games. We have enough of them. My current short list is Star Trek Ascension + Borg Expansion. Smash Em Up Fury on Darcula (low on the list because no horror) Bill and Ted's Excellent Board Game. Red Dragon Inn Resident Evil 2 Board Game IDW Batman Ghostbusters 2 And Star Realms What do all of you think?
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
It's because people want to outsmart the movie itself. If Rachel Weisz is Taskmaster as some big reveal then they can all crow online about how they called that months ago. It's honestly part of geek and film watching fandom that annoys me the most.
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
Whatever it's just more assembly line Marvel. They are literally are all the exact same." "Why do you all stan for a multi billion media company" "It's Disney, they never take risks it's all just cookie cutter shit." "something something something Joker something" "something something Into the Spider verse."
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
The thing without AVX and the Phoenix 5 thing Namor and Black Panther have no reason to fight over anything. Even Namor's usual war with the Surface thing doesn't work because Wakanda uses green energies and is a land locked nation. I'd rather them save the sub-mariner for the Fantastic Four reboot and have him be the first antagonist
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Thread Marvel Cinematic Universe | I hate you
Basically I think the season mid point will be USAgent crossing the no killing outside a war line and then Sam realizes that Steve was right about who should wield the shield and suits up. Probably after a speech from Bucky explaining why he can't do it, thus undermining the point of a minority taking up mantle of Captain America during one of its most trying times.
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Thread Arkham Horror: The Card Game |OT| Cards of Cthulhu
Thanks to everyone! Got everything resorted again and tonight we finally finished our first game of The Gathering. Funniest part was my investigator was mostly useless as I drew an enemy nearly nearly every single Mythos phase from right at the beginning so I spent most of my time using all my turns to fight and had to have my partner do all the important stuff. In the end we didn't burn the house down and will be playing Midnight Masks sometime this week.
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Thread Arkham Horror: The Card Game |OT| Cards of Cthulhu
Midnight Masks is now complete. We are still in easy mode. Succeeded in capturing enough cultists to finish the act. Actually, execept for the Masked hunter, we bribed the rest. Edit: And ounce again my character was mostly useless, this time drawing all the locked doors and shrouds. Plus nightgaunts loved me.
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Thread Arkham Horror: The Card Game |OT| Cards of Cthulhu
So.... Full disclosure. My partner have not finished the starter campaign of Arkham Horror the LCG. Then because of our love of the brand we got Dunwich Horror and Path of Carcosa expansions. All the cards are sleeved and protected... And dammit I have no idea how to set this game up anymore. I've spent the last hour trying to sort through cards to make the investigator decks and the campaign decks... I'm at a loss. Please experienced players.. Your my only hope.
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Thread The Last Drive-In |OT| Joe Bob Says Check It Out!
That is probably one of if not the best zombie movie I've ever seen. And I've seen alot. The Zombies are a threat but it's the human drama that pushes the story. The political commentary was subtle but biting (pun intended) And some concepts are just universal to the human condition and this movie explored them beautifuly.
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Thread The Last Drive-In |OT| Joe Bob Says Check It Out!
Funny story. When Army of Darkness came out in theaters I was a kid who saw the trailers and was "That's the guy from Maniac Cop!" Because my video rental store back then didn't have Evil Dead 1 and 2 but they did have Maniac Cop.
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Thread Zack Synder's Army of the Dead Review Thread - 78% RT and 57% MC
I don't mind zombie having limited social skills and intelligence. I don't even mind them having a hierarchy of sorts an instinctual intelligence that places certain zombies above others. I really like the way herds form in the Walking Dead comic for example. Small groups of zombies literally bumping into each other and forming a larger whole. I'm not even against zombies being able to do very simple tasks such as if they are holding a gun they can fire the gun. I am against things like marital arts zombies, zombies riding horses, zombies holding hostages, etc. Anything that zombies create by being near each other shouldn't be higher than what you would get in a very large herd or pack of animals. Except they should have no self preservation. And muscle memory can only take you so far. I'm not against a martial artist turned zombie to be able to attack with muscle memory moves. But dodging should be beyond them. There are two many active thought processes in combat. All rhe zombie should be able to think is "combat" and throw a mean punch or kick. If they could so actively think they would start wearing helmets. Knowing that a horse can be transportation is one thing. But to expertly ride a horse should be Beyond a zombies physical capabilities. Like I could see a zombie climb on a horse and hold the reins, but the second even a zombie horse gallops the zombie should fall off. There are too many active thought processes involved in riding a horse than even the smartest zombie should be unable to do it. It reminded me of the 2008 Day of the Dead movie where a turned comrade wouldn't attack because he was vegan when alive. Zombies shouldn't have those sorts of thought processes. They are literally the most base instincts of humanity. That's not to say the ideas for zombies in this movie can't work. The original Dawn and Day of the Dead explored the basics of it. But if your going to do it, there needs to be a reason. And that reason needs to be told in the story. Stealth edit - I double checked and "Bud" was a vegetarian in the 2008 version not a vegan and Sarah was a military officer who, despite trying to quarantine her home town, had an unloaded gun on her.
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Thread Game Grumps Community |OT| No Longer Accepting D-Club Applications
No I agree with you I'm just saying I get why people bring it up is hard to escape who your co-founder is. When I bought my eight years of Game Grumps pen this year I was kind of hoping it would be called 7 years of Game Grumps and they would just delete Jon stuff from the channnel and his history forever. Pretend the first year didn't even happen. People should absolutely acknowledge the growth that Arin has made over the past eight years and before that. Dude has legit gotten better. And has apologized for his actions multiple times over the years. I'm still not going to fault anyone for wanting to remind him how he and John were and how he used to be. Nor will I Falls anyone for not wanting to believe them same way I wouldn't do it for people who still don't believe James Gunn. Especially considering what's going on now. I personally thought that the statements were great but I can understand why for some people that doesn't make it enough.
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Thread Game Grumps Community |OT| No Longer Accepting D-Club Applications
While he was one of the founders of Game Grumps so it kind of makes sense. But at the Tampa Game Grumps live show a couple years back people even asked him if Jon could be on guest Grumps. It was about 8 months to a year after Jon's racist comment came out. Aaron was pretty emphatic that Jon would not be coming on guest Grumps. But like I said that's the problem when he was one of the founders, people always associate Game Grumps with JonTron
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Thread Game Grumps Community |OT| No Longer Accepting D-Club Applications
Just was rewatching Danny Don't You Know with my wife Alice Malice and it got me wondering. Is there an official reason Danny changed his Star of David to a more generic star in his latest Danny Sexbang costume?
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Thread Game Grumps Community |OT| No Longer Accepting D-Club Applications
Trial and Error. I was surprised Dan said that since he's used to the text parser versions of Sierra games that were pure trial and error. BTW I want to add that Dan playing old Sierra games alone is pure sleep fodder. It's like whale song on how relaxing it is.