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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 8:24 pm    Post subject: ACIII Commercial Reply with quote

Just saw a ACIII commercial on Comedy Central and the first mention of a review was just a black screen that said "10/10 Game Revolution". Thought it was cool. Been a little while since I've seen the site mentioned in a tv AD.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 8:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Very cool


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 23, 2012 11:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

At least these threads are better than Ugg spam.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Makes you wonder if it woiuld've happened if you'd given it an "A".
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 4:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It definitely would not have happened. Regardless I think part of it was also vast swaths of critics drinking the Halo koolaid and feeling like they couldn't give more than one game a high score this Fall.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 24, 2012 5:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Bretimus_v2 wrote:
Makes you wonder if it woiuld've happened if you'd given it an "A".


I thought that too. It's amazing what a benefit going to the number scale has been for GR.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 12:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I saw this too, at first I thought "we on tv" then I thought wait, it's 5 stars not 10/10. It is nice to see though.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

They have released a revised commercial that says 5/5. I believe Ugh posted it in the "Awesome" thread.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah, I saw the commercial on Adult Swim while I was at my mom's that week. Luckily she had a DVR, because I had to take a double look.
waiting for this thread to be locked.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 8:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

used44 wrote:
Bretimus_v2 wrote:
Makes you wonder if it woiuld've happened if you'd given it an "A".


I thought that too. It's amazing what a benefit going to the number scale has been for GR.

Especially since it is easier to give every game a 4.5 than it would be to give every game an A-.
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Longo_2_guns wrote:
Especially since it is easier to give every game a 4.5 than it would be to give every game an A-.

Because that's what we do....
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 2:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Of course. It was a lighthearted joke at your expense. Which is my favorite kind!
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

When you were gone I was like "Why hasn't anyone been poking at me?"
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

There's a reason why that was the very first post I made when getting back from vacation.
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