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Misadventures of P.B Winterbottom leaderboards

The Misadventures of P.B Winterbottom is absolutely brilliant (if maybe a little short). Anyway, now that I've finished it, I'm in the process of going through the bonus shorts (levels), and am ...
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3answers
8k views

Street Fighter 4 normal moves linking

What's the best way to link normal moves? I have been playing Street Fighter 4 for quite some time now, but I always have had trouble learning any combo that isnt two inputs long (for instance: hp ->...
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1answer
4k views

Strategy guides for Gratuitous Space Battles?

I'm having a blast with the demo, however i have one problem: no matter what i try, i get absolutely shredded! Anything i can read to give me tips on fleet deployment and construction?
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1answer
1k views

What are Sunbursts used for?

I was hunting Red Goblins in MapleStory when one of them dropped a Sunburst. What is it for? The description only says: Flames from the sun that have divine powers to brighten darkness.
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2answers
360 views

Dwarf Fortress sound

Every time I start the game the sound is at 255/255. Is there any way to make it start at a different level?
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2answers
1k views

Are Rivers and Aquifers guaranteed to come together in Dwarf Fortress?

I've been interested in Dwarf Fortress, so I decided to start playing with it. It has a reputation for being quite difficult, so I decided to find a tutorial. Every tutorial I found recommended to ...
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2answers
551 views

How to get a Gyro chain?

I have tried to get a gyro chain a few times in Gyromancer, but never really could pull it out. More often than not, I would just starve out of moves that didn't involve damaging the enemy, which ...
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0answers
351 views

Is there a formula for Golems' state growth?

Golems are a huge part of EA, but after using one for so long, I find its stats are so much higher than the ones I haven't used, it would be silly to switch. Especially when you haven't even synth'd ...
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3answers
9k views

How do XBox Live Achievements Work if You're Offline?

If you're offline when your game would normally assign you an achievement, what happens? Are you notified, and it syncs to your profile later when you are online? Do you just miss out on it?
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1answer
1k views

What changes are required to create my own Dwarf Fortress graphics?

What files do I need to change to create my own Dwarf Fortress graphics? Is it only the bitmaps? Related: Dwarf Fortress Character and Graphics Sets
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3answers
2k views

What is the most effective way to destroy an MCOM in Bad Company 2 with C4?

When using C4 to destroy an MCOM station in Bad Company 2, what is the most effective way to destroy the target? Does it make a difference if you plant all the charges at once and blow them, or is it ...
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2answers
343 views

What map will let me win a game of Battle City as soon as possible?

In Battle City (NES), you could construct your own maps to play. What is the best strategy to create a map to win the game as quickly as possible?
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1answer
7k views

What tricks are possible when playing PES 2010 on a keyboard?

I have been playing PES 2010 for a long time now, but being a hardcore PC gamer I never really got to grips with a gamepad. I am much better playing with a keyboard, but it seems that to do some of ...
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4answers
20k views

Deus Ex 2: Invisible War crashes to the desktop after the first loading screen. Can this be fixed?

I am one of the many people that took up the offer on steam of the 10 year anniversary of Deus Ex. The problem is with Deus Ex 2: Invisible war. The game launches and starts with the opening videos, ...
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2answers
371 views

Torchlight transmutations

So far, I've only been able to create gems and potions. I've found a few sites online that say you can do other stuff, but I've never been able to make it work. Anyone have experience here?
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3answers
578 views

New world in Dwarf Fortess?

What does it mean to create a new world in Dwarf Fortress? Is a world the same as a game?
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5answers
643 views

How should I be performing free kicks in Fifa 2009?

I'm a fairly long-term fan of the Fifa series, having owned various Fifa titles over the years however if there is one thing that I just can't seem to get right, it's free-kicks on goal. No matter ...
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9answers
197k views

How can I use an Xbox 360 controller to play Steam games?

I bought BioShock 2 on Steam in the sale a couple of weeks ago, but I'm better at playing FPSs with an Xbox 360 controller than with mouse and keyboard. Is there any way for me to use an Xbox 360 ...
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1answer
2k views

In Modern Warfare 2, are there any achievements in the museum?

I've completed Modern Warfare 2 and gotten bored of online multiplayer play. (I have a lag problem) Are there any achievements to be won in the museum level? I want to get them all.
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1answer
352 views

Making players switch sides

My Master League team has 2 good left backs, and no good right backs. Is there a way I can train one of them to play on the right? (At the moment, they both suck in that position). Do I up their ...
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1answer
10k views

Is there a way to automatically skip the intro videos in Left 4 Dead?

Every time you start Left 4 Dead, it plays a short video to introduce Valve software, then it plays the game intro video. You can skip these videos by pressing ESC twice, but is there an easier way ...
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3answers
4k views

How does “proficiency” work in Borderlands?

While playing Borderlands sometimes I receive the message: Your proficiency with weapon has increased to level X. I have some questions about proficiency: How many kills do you need to ...
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1answer
9k views

How do I adjust the map rotation on my Source-based game server?

For Source-based games (Counter Strike: Source, Team Fortress 2, Left For Dead), how do I change the map rotation on my own server?
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1answer
6k views

Why do you need a SS for some Korean games?

For some Korean games, you need a Korean Social Security number to play. I don't understand, why is it a requirement? What's the justification?
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1answer
3k views

Ragnarok Online : how to beat the Evil Snake Lord MVP?

Can you suggest any strategies for Evil Snake Lord MVP? Is it possible to solo him, if so, which classes can I use? As a Lord Knight, I keep getting STOP'ped, so I can't move. As an alchemist, he ...
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2answers
841 views

How can I make progress in Tartarus very early in the game?

I have Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 for PS2, but I am having a lot of trouble with the game. I haven't beaten the first dungeon. I never seem to have enough potions on me - I buy as many as I can ...
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3answers
1k views

How do I craft Greensteel Items in DDO

How do I go about crafting a greensteel item in DDO? Are there any guides?
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1answer
123 views

What is the maximum amount of ore a miner can mine per second?

What is the maximum amount of ore a miner can mine per second? Also, what is the value for normal factions and factions w/ faster mining like Technoflux?
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6answers
2k views

Is the Scottish Resistance useful in TF2?

Is the Demo man's high capacity Scottish Resistance sticky bomb thrower useful in TF2? What tactics does it encourage, and what does it discourage?
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2answers
3k views

Bejeweled Blitz Hypercube Matching

On the Bejewled Blitz gameplay page (somewhere, by PopCap), it says something special happens when you match two HyperCubes. I've had two hypercubes on the screen before (not adjacent), and matching ...
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1answer
830 views

Bejeweled Blitz “Perfect Game”

I have been playing Bejewled Blitz for quite some time now and I have begun to notice a peculiar pattern: Normally I get a lot of terrible games with low scores simply in the 30,000's. As I keep ...
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8answers
15k views

What is Steam? DRM?

What exactly is Steam? Isn't it DRM? What can I do with it?
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2answers
2k views

What good are the class config files?

Everytime I see somebody type a script for TF2, even if it is a script specifically for one class, I see people put it in the autoexec.cfg. It seems as though the best place to put a rocket jump ...
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2answers
1k views

Does the Frontier Justice get revenge crits when Combat Sentries are destroyed?

I tried a Gunslinger engineer build and was using Frontier Justice. I would drop my combat sentries in locations where they seemed really likely to destroyed thinking I would get bonus crits. ...
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2answers
1k views

Idling in Team Fortress 2

After the recent class update, I've been trying to increase my play time from 2 to 3 hours per week to 2 to 3 per night in order to receive additional weapon drops. Yet this doesn't seem to be enough ...
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4answers
1k views

Are there any tips or tricks for defending in PES2010?

What are the best tips/tricks for defending when playing PES on XBOX?
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5answers
13k views

Character Building tips for Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion? [closed]

What are your good tips/strategies for making a good character build in Oblivion?
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6answers
1k views

What is camping in a first person shooter?

How do you define camping in a first person shooter? Is it a different than holding a position for a time? Or, is it only a matter of degree?
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7answers
836 views

What is the appropriate ratio of medics?

What is the appropriate ratio of Medics to team size for most non-pro games? I'm fairly sure one medic in twelve players isn't effective.
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2answers
5k views

Online Playing for Age of Empires - Conquerors [duplicate]

I am looking for a place to play AOE 2 TC online - something like Battle.NET. I used to play in Game Zone, but I think this game is no longer supported. Any ideas?
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1answer
750 views

Is it possible to collect all experience potions in Trine at the first run?

I am playing Trine on PC (Steam version). Some achievements ask to collect all the Experience Potions in each level. Some of them seems really difficult/impossible to get to me. I am wondering if I ...
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3answers
1k views

Getting better performance out of Half-Life based games on MacBook

I was disappointed to find that the Mac versions of Half-Life engine games (Portal, TF2, CS:Source) have a lot of trouble running on my aluminum MacBook: as soon as there's any sort of action, the ...
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2answers
899 views

Where is Peach after I finished Super Mario Galaxy 1 or 2?

I finished the story in Super Mario Galaxy 1 and 2 and rescued Peach. I often play with my 5 year old daughter, who is very happy that Peach is safe again. However, she is nowhere to be seen! Even ...
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2answers
3k views

Does a version of Chu-Chu Rocket exist on PC?

Is there a version of the Dreamcast puzzler Chu-Chu Rocket that runs on PC (any operating system)?
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3answers
4k views

What are the advantages of using the Huntsman?

I have recently acquired the Huntsman when playing as a sniper and I have been wondering why should I use it in Team Fortress 2, other than completing some Achievements.
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1answer
5k views

Where can I get the English Language Packs for Crysis?

I got today my original copy from Crysis Maximum Edition. I got it via Amazon Germany. The thing is that this copy only contains German, Turkish and Russian languages but I don't know any of those ...
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1answer
18k views

How do I make Guild Wars download all its content at once?

I've just reinstalled Guild Wars, without the CDs. I'm using directly the client installer from their site. It downloaded and installed some files for a while, and then it launched. However now, each ...
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1answer
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Are there any region-based server limits in ArmA2?

I am planning to buy ArmA2 (since I keep hearing and reading great things about the game!), yet I'd first like to check whether it is possible for players of versions bought in different places (e.g. ...
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2answers
14k views

How to get Materia from Aeris' hair in the Forgotten Capital?

What kind of Materia is falling from Aeris' hair while in the Forgotten Capital? Is it possible to catch that materia? How?
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3answers
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Is there a way to get rid of skrashers for good?

They are the only nuisance one cannot turn off in sandbox mode... I know not to accept Nostros, so the trouble is most likely restricted to Memaus infecting peeps.

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