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Maria Jayne's Comments

Comment In: [News - 01/09/2017 - 07:40]

I don 't see any ...

I don 't see any logic in paying a ransom for information retained by the ransom demandee. Regardless of how reasonable the sum.

Comment In: [Blog - 12/15/2016 - 10:08]

My major concern with all ...

My major concern with all randomization for money containers is the idea that the developer can and will alter the probabilities based on how often they are rewarding items per transaction, without the user ever knowing. Which means the chance of you getting something will always be variable. I think ...

Comment In: [News - 11/21/2016 - 06:14]

Having tried their Fallout 4 ...

Having tried their Fallout 4 Survival mode, I felt they missed part of the fun of it. When I want to survive in a world, I want the danger and the hardship of struggling to survive. What I don 't want, is to keep backtracking to my last bed save ...

Comment In: [News - 11/18/2016 - 02:14]

Android phones with smaller screens ...

Android phones with smaller screens do have roughly 5 times more play sessions than larger devices or tablets. That number is similar for iOS, but smaller devices only accounted 2 times more sessions than tablets on Apple 's operating system. r n r nI imagine the size of the screen ...

Comment In: [News - 11/11/2016 - 03:26]

I think it 's the ...

I think it 's the perfect combination of financial stability, talent and determination to Get it right that these two companies share. I 'm sure others have one or even two aspects of this, but matching all three is golden.

Comment In: [News - 10/25/2016 - 04:40]

It seems financially profitable for ...

It seems financially profitable for the publisher/developer short term, the moment they sell a customer a game they dislike though..... it 'll add up to mistrust and resentment. It says something about the business though, it 's more profitable to pressure fans and the impatient/naive with marketing and financially incentivized ...

Comment In: [Blog - 10/21/2016 - 09:04]

I think the real difficulty ...

I think the real difficulty of making a moral choice in a video game is making that binary choice mean something more than just that to a player. How do you translate such a choice while at that same time obfuscating it to appear not a binary choice. Get the ...

Comment In: [News - 10/21/2016 - 01:35]

I 'm more interested in ...

I 'm more interested in this, than I was the Wii or WiiU. That 's coming from somebody that hasn 't owned a console in over twenty years of gaming. I don 't know what others think but it 's got my attention, now I 'm waiting to see specs ...

Comment In: [News - 09/05/2016 - 11:25]

@Michael Huber - Overreaction Well, ...

@Michael Huber - Overreaction Well, the internet always does get it 's panties in a twist and throws a massive tantrum over everything. Being way, way more angry than the situation grants is sort of an in-thing I guess. r n r nIt 's designed to get a reaction, overreaction ...

Comment In: [Blog - 09/02/2016 - 10:14]

The only lesson you need ...

The only lesson you need to teach is marketable entertainment in any form is bias and falsely represents the historical facts.

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