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SO HEY MECHWARRIOR

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  • RuckusRuckus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Rolo wrote: »
    Ledneh wrote: »
    MW2 Mercenaries was the best game and I will hear no one say anything else

    Salvage was so awesome.

    But fuck those space missions.

    God I know. Whoops I just jumpjet strafed off the giant icecube again.

    Ruckus on
    Raneados wrote: »
    so what SPECIFICALLY is the problem with my hole?
  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Ruckus wrote: »
    Rolo wrote: »
    Ledneh wrote: »
    MW2 Mercenaries was the best game and I will hear no one say anything else

    Salvage was so awesome.

    But fuck those space missions.

    God I know. Whoops I just jumpjet strafed off the giant icecube again.

    I always tried to get back on it, even though I knew it was completely pointless and I should have just restarted as soon as I screwed up.

    Brolo on
  • CrashmoCrashmo Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Rolo wrote: »
    Crashmo wrote: »
    waht is mechwarriors? is it like gundams ???

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPlXXUhtVqc

    just for you

    come here and let me kiss you on an orifice of your choosing

    Crashmo on
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  • RuckusRuckus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    It's a trick question GHOST BEAR. I'M NOT FALLING FOR IT.

    Also, Mechwarrior 5 is pre-Clans? Yissss

    Takes place during the last part of the third succession war I think.

    Ruckus on
    Raneados wrote: »
    so what SPECIFICALLY is the problem with my hole?
  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    DRACONIS COMBINE UNITE

    also does anyone remember this

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqzEssjkMeU

    Brolo on
  • BYToadyBYToady Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    BYToady on
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  • DodgeBlanDodgeBlan PSN: GaderenRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Maan

    MechWarrior 2 and all expansions and Ghost Burrs are so great. I really didn't love Mechwarrior 3 though. In-mission repair kind of ruined that game for me. Also somehow all the missions lacked the crazy creativeness of the MW2 games.

    things you do in the MW2 games:
    blow up a nuclear reactor
    accidently float off a giant ice frigate in space
    become a submarine

    Also my manual told me that a maneuver all the cool pilots were doing was jumping on other mech's heads though I was never able to successfully do that.

    And then I read the sort of 'mission statement' on IGN about what the devs are going for in the new game and I had to shut down due to overheating.

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  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    DodgeBlan wrote: »
    Maan

    MechWarrior 2 and all expansions and Ghost Burrs are so great. I really didn't love Mechwarrior 3 though. In-mission repair kind of ruined that game for me. Also somehow all the missions lacked the crazy creativeness of the MW2 games.

    things you do in the MW2 games:
    blow up a nuclear reactor
    accidently float off a giant ice frigate in space
    become a submarine

    Also my manual told me that a maneuver all the cool pilots were doing was jumping on other mech's heads though I was never able to successfully do that.

    And then I read the sort of 'mission statement' on IGN about what the devs are going for in the new game and I had to shut down due to overheating.

    Those were such good manuals.

    Brolo on
  • CrashmoCrashmo Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Jumping on heads was much easier when I figured out how to make the camera look down

    I played 2 + expansions more than any of the other ones combined

    Crashmo on
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  • ArtreusArtreus I'm a wizard And that looks fucked upRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Artreus on
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  • RuckusRuckus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Death from Above was totally possible, just hard to manage. A collision of the bottom of one Mech's hitboxes with the top of another mech's hitboxes would result in damage to the cockpit of the second mech. Like all collision damage in mech 2, the amount was dependent on the size of the mechs and the speed at which they collided.

    Ruckus on
    Raneados wrote: »
    so what SPECIFICALLY is the problem with my hole?
  • ArtreusArtreus I'm a wizard And that looks fucked upRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I remember doing Death from above a lot in Mechwarriors 3 and 4

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  • BYToadyBYToady Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Artreus wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Oh no, my mechwarrior cred.

    BYToady on
    Battletag BYToady#1454
  • CrashmoCrashmo Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Also there was that rhino tank I think that had shocks in the barrels so you could totally ram dudes

    Such thunderous, meaty ramming

    Crashmo on
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  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Artreus wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Could you even get a PPC on an Elemental? I think the weapon weighed more than the armor.

    Brolo on
  • RuckusRuckus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    BYToady wrote: »
    Artreus wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Oh no, my mechwarrior cred.

    It just fell like the dropship Blackhammer.

    Ruckus on
    Raneados wrote: »
    so what SPECIFICALLY is the problem with my hole?
  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Crashmo wrote: »
    Also there was that rhino tank I think that had shocks in the barrels so you could totally ram dudes

    Such thunderous, meaty ramming

    Stone Rhino

    man that thing was boss

    Brolo on
  • RuckusRuckus Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Rolo wrote: »
    Artreus wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Could you even get a PPC on an Elemental? I think the weapon weighed more than the armor.

    When you created a custom loadout, the game saved it as a file in a directory, and the files could be hex-edit hacked to do all kinds of wacky things.

    Ruckus on
    Raneados wrote: »
    so what SPECIFICALLY is the problem with my hole?
  • BYToadyBYToady Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Rolo wrote: »
    Artreus wrote: »
    BYToady wrote: »
    Mechwarrior is all about the Elemental with 1 PPE sniping people in the cockpit.

    I think you mean PPC

    Could you even get a PPC on an Elemental? I think the weapon weighed more than the armor.

    That and a single jump-jet were basically the only thing you could fit on it. One shot, and if you were at anything above 0 heat you would shut down.

    BYToady on
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  • FandeathisFandeathis Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Oh man, MW2: Mercenaries was my fav. <3

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  • WeaverWeaver Burn their ignorance to the groundRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Weaver on
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  • Zombies Tossed My Salad!Zombies Tossed My Salad! Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Fuuuck

    I just want the site to be up!

    Zombies Tossed My Salad! on
  • Synthetic OrangeSynthetic Orange Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Look at that amazing cgi

    Synthetic Orange on
    Death to PA.
  • Metzger MeisterMetzger Meister Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    are these games any good?

    Metzger Meister on
  • WeaverWeaver Burn their ignorance to the groundRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Look at that amazing cgi


    eat a dick

    Weaver on
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  • LednehLedneh shinesquawk Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    You know what MW2 and MW2 mercs had

    boners music

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ0LAs9KiXc&feature=related

    I heard this song and I remembered which mission it was almost immediately, which was really weird

    Ledneh on
    Kadith wrote: »
    how do i get off [the bus], do i just start screaming
    well that'll get me off at least.
  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    are these games any good?

    They're great games, but they play like a lightweight military simulator, even though at first glace they seem kind of FPS-like. Maneuvering your Mech around takes a lot of getting used to, and it can feel really sluggish until you get the hang of torso twisting, using jump jets, setting up fire control systems, things like that.

    Brolo on
  • BroloBrolo Broseidon Lord of the BroceanRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Ledneh wrote: »
    You know what MW2 and MW2 mercs had

    boners music

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ0LAs9KiXc&feature=related

    I heard this song and I remembered which mission it was almost immediately, which was really weird

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0u6_IYz7YQ

    This was an awesome song

    Brolo on
  • WeaverWeaver Burn their ignorance to the groundRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Heat management is great

    Weaver on
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  • WeaverWeaver Burn their ignorance to the groundRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Weaver on
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  • DodgeBlanDodgeBlan PSN: GaderenRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    ejecting


    mission failed

    DodgeBlan on
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  • WeaverWeaver Burn their ignorance to the groundRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I was in 7th grade when the 3050 rulebook was released and introduced the Clans and omnimechs. I stuck with House Davion.

    Weaver on
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  • RanlinRanlin Oh gosh Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I've been looking forward to this for so long. My MW4 CDs were destroyed and I never actually got to play the expansions, but everyone raved about Mercs.

    Makes me want to try to get MW2 running again while the server is having a seizure.

    Ranlin on
  • Beef AvengerBeef Avenger Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    MW2 was my first online game. So good

    Played the hell out of 3 & 4 too

    Beef Avenger on
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  • LednehLedneh shinesquawk Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    I remember the day they released the patch that added hardware graphics support to MW2 back in yon 3dfx days

    Oh man that was a great couple of days. Colored lighting! 60 FPS! Textures!

    Ledneh on
    Kadith wrote: »
    how do i get off [the bus], do i just start screaming
    well that'll get me off at least.
  • RanlinRanlin Oh gosh Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    My first exposure to MW2 was playing with a buddy, one person on keyboard one on joystick. It wasn't an optimal way to split but it was sure fun :p

    Ranlin on
  • RanlinRanlin Oh gosh Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Ledneh wrote: »
    I remember the day they released the patch that added hardware graphics support to MW2 back in yon 3dfx days

    Oh man that was a great couple of days. Colored lighting! 60 FPS! Textures!

    Hah, yeah I remember my jaw dropping when I saw the PPCs fire for the first time.

    Ranlin on
  • CogliostroCogliostro Marginal Opinions Spring, TXRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Dude I built my very first computer so I could play this game. That video on page 1 really took me back.

    Pentium 133
    32MB of RAM (if you please)
    16MB Video card
    Soundblaster Video Card
    15" CRT monitor.

    FUCCKKK YEEEEEAH.

    I actually still have two mint condition jewel cased (originals, not remakes) of Mechwarrior 2 and Mechwarrior 2 Ghost Bear's Legacy. SO AWESOME.

    Do you guys remember the RTS mechwarrior game, MechCommander? I played the shit out of it.

    Man, I need to pull these out of mothballs and get my shit hooked up. We're lookin at getting a house in the next two weeks.

    Cogliostro on
  • DodgeBlanDodgeBlan PSN: GaderenRegistered User regular
    edited May 2010
    MW2 was my first love. It was the first game I ever played that devoured me. I'd be at school thinking "oh man how many pulse lasers can I fit on this nova, how many heat sinks do I need". MW2 is responsible for my enduring love of dicking around in immersive fictional worlds.

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  • RanlinRanlin Oh gosh Registered User regular
    edited May 2010
    Mech Commander and the sequel were both great. Also both available free now as well if I remember right.

    Ranlin on
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