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[PA Comic] Monday, March 19, 2012 - Communion

GethGeth LegionPerseus VeilRegistered User, Super Moderator, Penny Arcade Staff, Vanilla Staff vanilla
edited March 2012 in The Penny Arcade Hub

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  • admanbadmanb the bored genie Seattle, WARegistered User regular
    edited March 2012
    Yup.

    edit: actually, playing Journey with a stoner seems like it would be alright.

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  • CenoCeno Chumble spuzz. Registered User regular
    I would be okay with almost every game artistically removing voice chat.

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  • TossrockTossrock too weird to live too rare to dieRegistered User regular
    scsscs is back!

  • DusdaDusda is ashamed of this post Registered User regular
    edited March 2012
    The geth got him?

    Also yes, these days I tend to just put myself in a Live Party just to keep out of in-game chat.

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  • B:LB:L Registered User regular
    Reminds me of the joke about Resident Evil: Outbreak and why it didn't have voice chat, as a burly man's voice coming out of a Japanese schoolgirl would have destroyed the internets.

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  • halkunhalkun Registered User regular
    edited March 2012
    Scsscs? Is that you? Have you been reborn? How's it going buddy!

    Ohhh... Sorry about the Geth thing...

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  • kingworkskingworks Registered User regular
    I am saddened to discover that this game is PS3 only.

  • AurichAurich Registered User regular
    A short time ago I would have been super excited about this game. I don't think I'd have the attention span for it anymore. I dunno, maybe I just need to get into the mood for it.

    I'm really surprised no one's gotten upset over the "i."

  • GR_ZombieGR_Zombie AAAAAGH Registered User regular
    I think the "i" is intentional.

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  • SticksSticks Registered User regular
    I agree. There is no punctuation either.

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  • InXplotchInXplotch Registered User regular
    For some reason I find the expression of the second cloth-man priceless.

    And anyway I feel like I should just bring up this comic next time someone I know asks why they can only chirp. (and the newspost reminded me I still have to play Dear Esther. It needs a Mac port.)

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  • King RiptorKing Riptor Registered User regular
    Ceno wrote: »
    I would be okay with almost every game artistically removing voice chat.

    Yes . . . artistically.

  • AurichAurich Registered User regular
    I bought Dear Esther and am glad the guys got my money, but I didn't particularly care for it. I think it was a great way to experience a story, but I didn't actually like the story much. Also the script was a bit too poetic. Poetry's never really done anything for me, so maybe it just wasn't "for" me.

  • HeadCreepsHeadCreeps Somnambulist SocietyRegistered User regular
    kingworks wrote: »
    I am saddened to discover that this game is PS3 only.

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  • FactorySquirrelFactorySquirrel Registered User
    I can't see the cloth people as anything other than female.

    Unrelatedly, I think they're descended from birds. Hence the tiny legs, graceful movements, flying, and chirping.

    Also I think the cloth is part of their body, not clothes.

    This post contains no spoilers for Journey.

    Journey is a great game.

    "That man is playing Galaga! He thought we wouldn't notice. But we did."
  • AegeriAegeri Registered User regular
    Ceno wrote: »
    I would be okay with almost every game artistically removing voice chat.

    Especially on Xbox live FPS games.

  • Dan_McManDan_McMan Registered User
    I can't tell you how true this comic is.

    I have played through Journey at least 10 times now - showing it to people, collecting things, just... relaxing. And every time I've played through it to the end, I've gotten a friend request on the PSN. Sharing this journey with another person is so priceless, even the dozen'th time... so thanks CHiAHippYo... I had a lot of fun not knowing what color your bong is.

  • KageraKagera Registered User regular
    This game reminds me of the desert people from nier

    “This is America. We’re entitled to our opinions.”
    “Wrong. This is Texas. And my opinion is the only one that counts."
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