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Originally posted by dinams But that RipperX guy....I just can't watch his video till the end, I dont know if its because he fails to make me laugh or because sometimes he tries too hard to make a game fun and amusing when it really isnt
i rarely watch his videos for the same reason. They are not "bad", just not interesting enough, and the fake voice make it worse. Thats just me. He would do better if he acts more natural.
Originally posted by Deto123 I didn t think she was worth watching IMO. She became extremely boring. Ripper X on the other hand just flat out annoys me.
I know, right. What's the deal with his voice. It sounds like he is purposefully trying to sound like a slick snake oil salesman.
I liked Pokket well enough. I'm not really looking to be entertained, but rather informed in more detail about a game. My preference is for the narrator to have a pleasant voice and who doesn't try to crack jokes when they know they aren't funny.
Originally posted by Aeonblades Originally posted by Mardukk I can't figure out why people watch youtube videos of others playing games? For a preview of the game maybe once? I do miss Coyote, he was fairly entertaining.
The last time I got excited watchin someone play a video game was that street fighter video where what's his face came back with a huge combo to win in the championship game. God that was years ago though, dunno how to even find that video.
Was it this one? This is one I got excited about. http://youtu.be/pS5peqApgUA?t=2m38s
haha never mind someone else knew the one you were talking about too.
Originally posted by Krematory Originally posted by Aeonblades Originally posted by Mardukk I can't figure out why people watch youtube videos of others playing games? For a preview of the game maybe once? I do miss Coyote, he was fairly entertaining.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lq1ey4-ewyQ This one? Pretty epic huh? :P
That's the one. Anyone who played a lot of SF knows how amazing that truly is lol. Well it is for me, but I have never been pro at fighting games.
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Originally posted by Icewhite I assume contract expired. But that's not a good misogyny story, sooo, I'll have to make up something more provactive.
Too bad, I thought she had some good articles (I mean that in a totally platonic and non-biased way).
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I always thought she was fluff
Pretty girl hired by this site to keep the guys coming here.
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Originally posted by PyrateLV I always thought she was fluff Pretty girl hired by this site to keep the guys coming here.
i dont think so. Just like any job. Its never 100% garanteed you will stay there forever.
Also if that was true, why are we still here?
She was as relevant as a fart in a bunkhouse
Originally posted by PyrateLV I always thought she was fluff
Often times doesn't really actually reviewed any games I feel, just make some comments about some superficial stuff and act cute.
I didn't like pokket but that doesn't mean she didn't have value. Gaming is hard...you can't be unemotional about it.
I'm sure she's a good person but gaming isn't for everyone. Passion is the energy of this community. My personal pet peeve was when she pushed off the Matt Miller/ Positron interview. Why would she not want to talk to him? I wanted her gone for sure after that...
Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG Originally posted by PyrateLV I always thought she was fluff
The sad part is she rants and raves about other girls doing the same exact shit she does/did. Hilarity.
We need more fluff on here now
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Originally posted by Aeonblades Originally posted by aRtFuLThinG Originally posted by PyrateLV I always thought she was fluff
Just another "professional hot chic" who makes a bit of a name for herself then sells it somewhere else.
Her gaming reviews and commentary were the equivalent of doing a book report by reading the jacket of the book.
Every game she played she ran with "pro" groups touting how she is so good at PvP meanwhile she was stacked with buffers and pocket (pun semi intended) healers.
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Gaming is Dirt Cheap compared to this...
Originally posted by Roxtarr She's still around. Click if you dare: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_E7MjZV50E4 I warned you!
Dammit, this is literally worse than anything Rick Astley could have ever done to me.
Anyways her dialect was the only issue that prevented me from watching. Although I do find the posts in this thread. . . I guess to an extent special.
She basically had no idea what she was talking about most of the time, unless it was SWTOR related, and even that was bizzare at times.
I just don't think she offered anything that made her watchable. She would just claim things that made little sense, (she claimed she read through THQ's bankruptcy reports but then didn't seem to have any idea what their licenses and I.P's were). As for MMOs she seemed to have little interest or insight into anything but SWTOR oh and then that was only Sith Sorceors. She was neither amusing nor informative.
Overally I got the impression she was an Avril Lavigne for the MMO crowd...
This looks like a job for....The Riviera Kid!
Originally posted by Omnifish Overally I got the impression she was an Avril Lavigne for the MMO crowd...
Omnifish, LMFAO. Avril Lavigne is too generous.
There is a reason some people make good presenters. This guy is an example of what not to do. Needs to go have adenoids removed, move microphone away from mouth (or get a windscreen), and in general try not to sound like the guy from IT that resides in the closet/office on the 2nd floor.
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Originally posted by Vorthanion Originally posted by Deto123 I didn t think she was worth watching IMO. She became extremely boring. Ripper X on the other hand just flat out annoys me.
I don't know why people insist on trying to be comedians in these videos. If you are funny, go with it. Don't go out of your way to try to be funny. Just tell me about the game and if the comedy works, it just does. I personally like Grakulen's sense of humor. He doesn't try to be funny, but he interjects humor from time to time during an informative segment. Ripperx videos are horrible IMHO. I am not a Pokket fan, but she gave good information during her videos.
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