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Killthee
helped a brotha out on multiple separate occasions!
(02-04-2013, 06:20 PM)
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http://twitter.com/DyadGame/statuses/298496053961953282
diffusionx
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(02-04-2013, 06:24 PM)
Gears 2 was alright in singleplayer, Gears 3 was pretty awful. I'd play Gears 2 again on insane but have no desire to go back to #3.

Originally Posted by ArjanN

It really wasn't. IMO the only hard point was the final boss, and that was more because of shitty design.

The look at all dat juice part sucked not because of difficulty but checkpointing.
derFeef
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(02-04-2013, 06:40 PM)
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Originally Posted by CrunchinJelly

http://twitter.com/DyadGame/status/298494514652397568

DYAD
‏@DyadGame
March.. I guess

LOL.

Has Stinkles tweeted yet? ;)
ShawnMcGrath
Dyad Developer
(02-04-2013, 06:43 PM)
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Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!
Stallion Free
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(02-04-2013, 06:47 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

Look we won't tell anyone about this. It's just between you and Gaf.
Killthee
helped a brotha out on multiple separate occasions!
(02-04-2013, 06:50 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

Happens all the time, though some games take forever to actually come out and some still haven't been released yet.

http://news.softpedia.com/news/Alan-...s-240583.shtml
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...le-list-leaked
http://www.dsogaming.com/news/new-hu...eams-registry/
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...-leak-suggests

I'm not sure what you could have done differently though. I imagine if it was as easy as submitting a false name into the registry other developers would have started doing so by now. Seems like even with a fake name the community links in this new registry site would have given you away.
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kami_sama
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(02-04-2013, 06:51 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

It seems that this time wasn't entirely your fault, as the game was ValveTestApp on the registry, it seems that a bug(or feature) on the community was the problem lol

And it has happened to too many developers lol

I would love to play your game! LSD without LSD!
Rickenslacker
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nothing's too hard
(02-04-2013, 06:52 PM)
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Originally Posted by scitek

Does Halo 2 on PC have a proper widescreen HUD? I remember the game supported widescreen on Xbox, but the HUD was stretched.

Yes, the HUD was proper in the PC version.
Karl2177
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(02-04-2013, 06:56 PM)
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Originally Posted by derFeef

Has Stinkles tweeted yet? ;)

Haha, nope. But the last time a Halo 3 to PC rumor came up, he squashed it in minutes.
Stumpokapow
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(02-04-2013, 06:58 PM)
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Originally Posted by kami_sama

It seems that this time wasn't entirely your fault, as the game was ValveTestApp on the registry, it seems that a bug(or feature) on the community was the problem lol

No, Dyad was actually in as Dyad. But the point is well taken that even if it wasn't, he'd have still had the whistle blown.

Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

Sorry brother, but this particular leak would have got you even if you did the ValveTestApp thing :/

You should still do the trailer and big announcement thing, though! Get Wario64 to pimp you on Twitter, that'll generate some buzz.
AlphaProspector
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(02-04-2013, 07:02 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

Alan Wake, I am Alive and others were spotted like this. And Alan Wake turned to be quite a success. And a day one purchase for me. At least to me this kind of reveals actually build quite the hype.

I'm already locked-in to get Dyad day one on PC, having no consoles since like 10 years ago.

Not your fault but the peeps who are essentially glued to the registry file trying to unveil the future releases.
Last edited by AlphaProspector; 02-04-2013 at 07:08 PM. Reason: typos
ArjanN
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(02-04-2013, 07:09 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

Apparently this is a thing that happens often? I don't really follow the online gaming community closely enough to know what's going on... does this regularly happen? should I have known better than to name it "Dyad" on Steam before it was announced? This is kinda crappy for me cause I was gunna do a trailer and a big announcement and now it's like this. I'm sure it's my fault and I don't wanna make mistakes twice.

Thanks!

Not your fault. Leaks from the registry happen fairly often, but this time it was a new loophole because of the community pages being linked to registry entries.

You can still do the whole official trailer/announcement thing. I think your game will do fine on Steam anyway. :)
Last edited by ArjanN; 02-04-2013 at 07:12 PM.
Blue Ninja
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(02-04-2013, 07:11 PM)
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If they release Halo 3 on Steam, I'll re-buy the whole trilogy. There 343, I said it.
RM8
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(02-04-2013, 07:14 PM)
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KOF XIII? For real? If there's any chance online play won't be awful I'll definitely double dip. Oh man, oh man. SSFIV and KOFXIII on PC, would be so awesome.
I H8 Memes
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(02-04-2013, 07:14 PM)
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Originally Posted by Blue Ninja

If they release Halo 3 on Steam, I'll re-buy the whole trilogy. There 343, I said it.

If MS properly supported PC gaming with games like Forza, Banjo Kazooie, and the Halo franchise I wouldn't be so ready to abandon the Windows platform all together. As it is I hope everyday for another OS to emerge that can replace Windows so I can be done with MS.
Saty
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(02-04-2013, 07:15 PM)
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There needs to be a list of all games spotted in this database, with the names getting crossed one by one as they are getting officially announced.
GrizzNKev
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(02-04-2013, 07:21 PM)
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Originally Posted by Blue Ninja

If they release Halo 3 on Steam, I'll re-buy the whole trilogy. There 343, I said it.

As would I. For a third time, minus Halo 3 since it's not on PC yet.
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(02-04-2013, 07:23 PM)
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Originally Posted by I H8 Memes

If MS properly supported PC gaming with games like Forza, Banjo Kazooie, and the Halo franchise I wouldn't be so ready to abandon the Windows platform all together. As it is I hope everyday for another OS to emerge that can replace Windows so I can be done with MS.

oh god, Banjo Kazooie on Steam would be glorious.
Tizoc
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(02-04-2013, 07:23 PM)
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Now that I think about it, Ninja Gaiden 1 and 2 have PC versions too right?
V_Ben
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(02-04-2013, 07:24 PM)
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What the hell is 'serious sam: revolution'?

http://cdr.xpaw.ru/app/227780/

And for that matter... is that the AOE 2 icon? Microsoft put it up.

http://cdr.xpaw.ru/app/221380/
Tempy
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(02-04-2013, 07:35 PM)
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Originally Posted by V_Ben

What the hell is 'serious sam: revolution'?

http://cdr.xpaw.ru/app/227780/

http://forums.seriouszone.com/showthread.php?t=63431
Dizzy-4U
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(02-04-2013, 07:36 PM)
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Originally Posted by Tizoc

Now that I think about it, Ninja Gaiden 1 and 2 have PC versions too right?

Nope, Tecmo doesn't like money. I think there was a DOS version from the original game though.

I'd pay full price for both if they release them on PC. And I already have all the console versions...
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Kokonoe
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(02-04-2013, 07:37 PM)
I would be quite joyful to see Halo 3 on PC.
legacyzero
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(02-04-2013, 07:37 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

oh shit

BAHAAAAHAHAH

cats out the bag!

So.... your move, MICROSOFT.
ShawnMcGrath
Dyad Developer
(02-04-2013, 08:20 PM)
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I had to make an announcement video, so here it is! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecq323diwxQ
NullPointer
#INTESTINAL
(02-04-2013, 08:23 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

I had to make an announcement video, so here it is! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecq323diwxQ

NeoGAF!

You smart assholes!
Overdoziz
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(02-04-2013, 08:29 PM)

Originally Posted by Stinkles

Also Steam thing is bunk as far as our stuff is concerned anyway. on't know what Dyad is or what that was all about.

:|
Rentahamster
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(02-04-2013, 08:29 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

I had to make an announcement video, so here it is! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecq323diwxQ

Haha, welp, cat's out of the bag!
StalkerUKCG
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(02-04-2013, 08:30 PM)
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Originally Posted by Overdoziz

:|

All that feel
Rumble19
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(02-04-2013, 08:34 PM)
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Will double dip for Dyad. Hopefully runs at 120 fps. Also getting my hopes up for that Halo 3 PC announcement.
Haunted
(02-04-2013, 08:34 PM)
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I enjoy leaks.

Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

oh shit

Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

I had to make an announcement video, so here it is! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecq323diwxQ

haha
Kammie
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(02-04-2013, 08:43 PM)
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrath

I had to make an announcement video, so here it is! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecq323diwxQ

Probably the most entertaining announcement video I've ever seen (and I'm not saying this ironically!).
EdibleExplosives
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(02-04-2013, 09:11 PM)
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Originally Posted by Overdoziz

:|

Well, there goes my dreams being crushed. It says a lot for the state of current fps games when I'd be more excited about a 5 year old game being ported to PC than anything being released in the last year.
Omega
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(02-04-2013, 09:32 PM)
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Sucks that the Dyad leak was legit and a full reveal was ruined.

As for Halo 3 PC, I don't care what he says, I still have hope. It just means they're not doing the port and it could be another developer. Microsoft had Gearbox do CE and had Hired Gun do Halo 2 Vista.
Saty
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(02-04-2013, 09:32 PM)
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Elsewhere, Fez creator Phil Fish simply responded to my query with a simple, "no comment for now!" response, but given that Fish has said he'd like to make Fez multiplatform, the Steam version seems very likely.

http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...steam-database
catabarez
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(02-04-2013, 09:33 PM)
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No Halo games? :(

Well we'll see what happens. Hopefully someone could at least explain the entries.
Stallion Free
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(02-04-2013, 09:37 PM)
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Originally Posted by catabarez

No Halo games? :(

Well we'll see what happens. Hopefully someone could at least explain the entries.

Nothing has been confirmed either way.
EdibleExplosives
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(02-04-2013, 09:37 PM)
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Originally Posted by Clint Beastwood

Sucks that the Dyad leak was legit and a full reveal was ruined.

As for Halo 3 PC, I don't care what he says, I still have hope. It just means they're not doing the port and it could be another developer. Microsoft had Gearbox do CE and had Hired Gun do Halo 2 Vista.


Well, Frankie did wait over a day to comment and didn't specifically say that the 'Halo' games were bunk. You never know. :(
feel
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(02-04-2013, 09:41 PM)
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Originally Posted by Overdoziz

:|

Aaww :(

Halo 3 at 1080p 60/120 fps with no jaggies would've been glorious.
Omega
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(02-04-2013, 09:44 PM)
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come on guys dont lose faith!

Even if 343 was handling the PC port it's not like he's just going to come out and say "ah shit, cats out the bag"

I've seen this stalling tactic before. I refuse to fall for it
HoosTrax
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(02-04-2013, 09:45 PM)
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Originally Posted by Saty

http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...steam-database

He's aware that couches, controllers, and Saturdays exist in PC land now I assume.
derFeef
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(02-04-2013, 10:05 PM)
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Meh, Frankie the dream crusher.
Have a Nice Day
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(02-04-2013, 10:19 PM)
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Originally Posted by Saty

http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/20...steam-database

but PCs are for spreadsheets and aren't good for couch experience!!
Saty
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(02-04-2013, 10:19 PM)
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EG update:

Update: It looks like Halo isn't coming after all.

"We currently do not have plans to release any 'Halo' titles on Steam," said a Microsoft spokesperson in response to our query.

NullPointer
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(02-04-2013, 10:20 PM)
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Originally Posted by Letters

Aaww :(

Halo 3 at 1080p 60/120 fps with no jaggies would've been glorious.

Oh yeah it would. Would be so nice to play a game that truly looked like those screenshots.
EdibleExplosives
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(02-04-2013, 10:21 PM)
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Nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

I guess they had plans at one point but cancelled it. It makes no sense for the game to just magically appear in the registry and have it's own community hub and group.
wazoo
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(02-04-2013, 10:21 PM)
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no nobody checked what LucasArts Test App was ?
Stumpokapow
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(02-04-2013, 10:22 PM)
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Originally Posted by Saty

EG update:

This is not an update at all. "We do not currently have any plans" means "We have not announced anything". This, of course, does not mean that they do have plans, but I just mean that the clarification provides absolutely no information.
Persona7
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(02-04-2013, 10:22 PM)
I think GOG.com staff said something a while back about how they were in talks with microsoft about bringing their older PC titles to that service.

Something like that.
Corto
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(02-04-2013, 10:23 PM)
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Don't worry too much about this Shawn. After all you're in good company in this one. ;) Also, you can count on my euros on a double dip of dyad awesome sauce.

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