FyreHaar: pronunciation question FyreHaar: if you saw this name FyreHaar: Lirael FyreHaar: would you say it FyreHaar: Leer-ayl FyreHaar: or FyreHaar: Leer Ay El SonicRob: LEER-e-ul FyreHaar: cool SonicRob: ? FyreHaar: that’s what I have defaulted to FyreHaar: it’s the book I’m reading her right now FyreHaar: it’s about a necromancer FyreHaar: but the good kind! SonicRob: You mean Jesus? FyreHaar: LOLOLOLOL SonicRob: oh God, is that ok for a chat? FyreHaar: I don’t know SonicRob: hahaha FyreHaar: it’s got religion SonicRob: it has FyreHaar: LOL
Sig Fem Seks: Do you ever think about how Valve must feel when they see the fanbase that TF2 has? Sig Fem Seks: Because they’re fucking insane. Sonic Rob: I imagine they’ve all accepted that they will be stalked and killed by a fan who loves them too much not to have a TF2 developer inside of his stomach. Sonic Rob: you probably sign a waiver to that effect as part of hiring
Fyrehaar: watched the ACIV trailer Fyrehaar: first impression Fyrehaar: “What if Heath Ledger was reborn as an assassin the 18th century?? Fyrehaar: also Fyrehaar: is this Connor’s son? Fyrehaar: or another line of descent? Sonic Rob: it’s Haytham’s dad Sonic Rob: this is the first game to be set earlier than the previous game Fyrehaar: ahh, cool, going back a bit to the golden age Sonic Rob: perzactly Fyrehaar: I was wondering when they were going to have to start doing that Fyrehaar: which explains why he seems to be an amoral, sexy asshole Continue reading Everyone Chats: Assassin’s Creed IV
Sonic Rob: Ok, so here is my pitch for Walking Dead Space Sig Fem Seks: Oh for fuck’s sake Sig Fem Seks: Sorry, I just felt like saying that Sonic Rob: Engineer Isaac Grimes is having the worst day and also year of his life
Sonic Rob: also, I had a dream last night that we were in a Saw movie and I got you killed Sonic Rob: in a giant bread maker Sig Fem Seks: Not again Sonic Rob: whoa Sonic Rob: that’s what you said in the dream Sonic Rob: the great bit was, after I watched you die horribly in a giant kneading machine Sonic Rob: and then found your body, torn apart, sealed in lucite, and strangely beardless Sonic Rob: we all left the theater and you were like “man, that was the worst acting role I’ve ever had. they got me to be in that film under FALSE PRETENSES.” Sig Fem Seks: ??? Sonic Rob: well, you didn’t explain any further Sig Fem Seks: … Sig Fem Seks: ?????
FyreHaar: started watching Downton Abbey and Game of Thrones
SonicRob: fun FyreHaar: I sort of have the same problem with GoT on telly that I do with the books FyreHaar: have you read the books at all? SonicRob: not a bit
Note: This Chat occurred on March 2, 2012, two months before we saw The Avengers.
FyreHaar: Avengers FyreHaar: is it gonna be good? SonicRob: it will be ok SonicRob: it looks weirdly small SonicRob: Avengers fight in a forest SonicRob: Avengers fight in one city block of NY SonicRob: it doesn’t look cosmic enough FyreHaar: so it’s told from Capt America’s POV SonicRob: and it is Joss Whedon FyreHaar: yeah FyreHaar: Joss has a lot of credit with me SonicRob: he doesn’t really do cosmic too often FyreHaar: he focuses on personal stories SonicRob: yeah FyreHaar: so he’s doing what he is good at SonicRob: maybe he wrote a movie where 6 superheroes hang out at a diner
FyreHaar: can I borrow the uncharted stuff when you are done? FyreHaar: I figure that should take me through until the next God of War comes out SonicRob: Sure, I can’t see myself playing them twice SonicRob: next game is in a month, btw FyreHaar: GOW??? FyreHaar: really? SonicRob: God of War: Ascension comes out on PS3 on March 13 FyreHaar: AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH FyreHaar: where have I been?? FyreHaar: oh, wait SonicRob: apparently not on the internet SonicRob: looks like this is the one with multiplayer, but there’s a short single player campaign FyreHaar: oh, that’s right FyreHaar: hmmmm FyreHaar: Penny Arcade did that comic for it FyreHaar: which I liked SonicRob: Don’t pay $60 for this, for the love of God FyreHaar: what about for the love of the God of War?? SonicRob: Not even that FyreHaar: I’m not expecting to pay for it at all cough*birthdaycomingup*cough SonicRob: … SonicRob: too true SonicRob: man, I need to find you a new favorite 3rd-person action franchise SonicRob: I thought Uncharted might be it SonicRob: maybe inFamous, ludicrous capitalization and all