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I'm playing! Played thru the campaign in the... 2,475 Views / 59 Replies  
I'm playing! Played thru the campaign in the course of about 4 days.. I'm a major SC addict though. My handle in game is roachswarm (http://us.battle.net/sc2/en/profile/1252060/1/roachswarm/) and I...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 24, 2010 at 04:26 PM, in Gaming
VirtualBox (http://www.virtualbox.org/) is free... 858 Views / 1 Replies  
VirtualBox (http://www.virtualbox.org/) is free though it might not be fast enough for the game depending on its requirements..
Posted by redJag, on Apr 5, 2010 at 05:02 PM, in Gaming
I was selected way back in the day for the... 2,475 Views / 59 Replies  
I was selected way back in the day for the original WoW beta and it ruined my life for about 4 years. I wasn't even interested in WoW before that. Hope SC2 will do the same :P
Posted by redJag, on Feb 18, 2010 at 09:40 AM, in Gaming
It's been a while since I've played but if you... 277 Views / 1 Replies  
It's been a while since I've played but if you check your combat log, your 2-handed sword skill should be increasing the more you use it. Once you get it up near your other weapon skill's level it...
Posted by redJag, on Dec 11, 2009 at 10:05 AM, in Gaming
Poll: Is this a sociology experiment? I'm guessing... 321 Views / 8 Replies  
Is this a sociology experiment? I'm guessing people don't feel too connected to their team in random online games, so they'll be more concerned with their personal performance on the scoreboard than...
Posted by redJag, on Nov 13, 2009 at 10:29 AM, in Gaming
It's funny I was just thinking about that old NES... 399 Views / 1 Replies  
It's funny I was just thinking about that old NES game and was wondering what the chances were that it'd be redone and stumbled across the new Wii game. The graphics aren't really.. to my liking.....
Posted by redJag, on Oct 26, 2009 at 01:28 PM, in Gaming
Almost a month since posting and not one reply...... 716 Views / 12 Replies  
Almost a month since posting and not one reply... I will reply just to say this is my most anticipated game in years. Actually can't think of one I've looked forward to more. I'm hoping my Macbook...
Posted by redJag, on Sep 15, 2009 at 05:29 PM, in Gaming
Sorry to aid in the derailing, but the Starcraft... 5,428 Views / 113 Replies  
Sorry to aid in the derailing, but the Starcraft 2 battle reports have really impressed me. They haven't tried too hard to update the game, it still feels like Starcraft but it just looks a lot...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 17, 2009 at 12:41 PM, in Gaming
I downloaded it but haven't registered and given... 503 Views / 4 Replies  
I downloaded it but haven't registered and given it a shot yet, so I may be wrong here.. but I think it is multiplayer only and that is pretty intimidating for some people. For example, I know my...
Posted by redJag, on May 27, 2009 at 01:43 PM, in Gaming
That actually looks pretty impressive, gotta give... 503 Views / 4 Replies  
That actually looks pretty impressive, gotta give props for cross-platform release too. I'll definitely try it out.
Posted by redJag, on May 26, 2009 at 04:09 PM, in Gaming
It looks like the gameplay is pretty slick to me,... 472 Views / 6 Replies  
It looks like the gameplay is pretty slick to me, though my personal preference would be for grass textures and some sort of background setting.
Posted by redJag, on Apr 9, 2009 at 12:02 PM, in Gaming
Sounds interesting enough to try the beta. I'll... 2,381 Views / 29 Replies  
Sounds interesting enough to try the beta. I'll try to remember to download it when I get home..
Posted by redJag, on Jan 29, 2009 at 05:26 PM, in Gaming
Interesting stuff. The release date didn't seem... 5,428 Views / 113 Replies  
Interesting stuff. The release date didn't seem to be from the Blizzard employee in the interview, just added by 1UP. Or is that date based off something else?
Posted by redJag, on Jan 27, 2009 at 02:45 PM, in Gaming
As far as I know, none of the... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
As far as I know, none of the CrossOver/Parallels/VMWare solutions currently support Left 4 Dead. I know that CrossOver doesn't, I am booting in to Windows when I play.
Posted by redJag, on Jan 23, 2009 at 02:50 PM, in Gaming
I agree the gameplay is so much fun it really... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
I agree the gameplay is so much fun it really helps make up for the lack of depth in campaigns, but it will only last so long. Hopefully they add more soon.
Posted by redJag, on Jan 20, 2009 at 11:26 AM, in Gaming
I got it for PC when it was on sale for $5 on... 1,146 Views / 17 Replies  
I got it for PC when it was on sale for $5 on Steam and played it once for about an hour. Didn't get my attention at all which was pretty disappointing after all the hype and excitement I have...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 19, 2009 at 12:21 PM, in Gaming
You can simulate that situation by getting some... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
You can simulate that situation by getting some new friends to play Versus with you :) I'm lucky to have a group of 4-8 people that are all starting around the same time so I've already got the two...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:18 PM, in Gaming
I'm betting as a self-proclaimed RTS fan you've... 452 Views / 5 Replies  
I'm betting as a self-proclaimed RTS fan you've already played Starcraft/Broodwar, but if you haven't you really should. I've tried many RTS games but Starcraft is the only one I've ever gotten...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:16 PM, in Gaming
I'm hoping to get 100% achievements before I move... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
I'm hoping to get 100% achievements before I move on. I think a few of the tougher ones virtually require a 4 man team of competent players as you just can't trust the AI survivors to not do stupid...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 16, 2009 at 12:14 PM, in Gaming
Seems like the change to smoker damage will make... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
Seems like the change to smoker damage will make the Nothing Special achievement a little more difficult to obtain. I guess you have about a second to kill the smoker after it tongues you, or you...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 16, 2009 at 11:38 AM, in Gaming
I have this on the old fashioned computer box as... 18,284 Views / 486 Replies  
I have this on the old fashioned computer box as well, but I have to say its the most fun I've had with a FPS in a long time. I haven't even gotten in to an FPS in so long but Left 4 Dead has me...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 14, 2009 at 04:20 PM, in Gaming
He asked about the RAM and graphic requirements,... 2,968 Views / 4 Replies  
He asked about the RAM and graphic requirements, though, not the CPU. What you said does basically apply to the video card, but it's not like data suddenly takes up more space in RAM on a laptop..
Posted by redJag, on Dec 22, 2008 at 04:20 PM, in Gaming
Cool game, thanks for the link. 308 Views / 2 Replies  
Cool game, thanks for the link.
Posted by redJag, on Dec 17, 2008 at 12:42 PM, in Gaming
Yep, I buy all my games and almost all my movies,... 766 Views / 6 Replies  
Yep, I buy all my games and almost all my movies, but once in a while I'll rent one from the local store. I download demos on PSN excessively if I am even remotely interested in the game, so I only...
Posted by redJag, on Oct 22, 2008 at 12:35 PM, in Gaming
Heh, I had to check your post history because... 766 Views / 6 Replies  
Heh, I had to check your post history because this really sounded like spam to me.. More on topic, I randomly like playing games I haven't played for a while so this service, as well as traditional...
Posted by redJag, on Oct 21, 2008 at 05:37 PM, in Gaming
DOSBox => Boxer 1,112 Views / 7 Replies  
For some reason I recently got an itch to fire up the original Warcraft game, and since I didn't want to deal with a PPC emulator I decided to try it on Windows in VirtualBox (blech, ran at about...
Posted by redJag, on Oct 13, 2008 at 05:22 PM, in Gaming
Gaming on Mac with PS3 controller 110,293 Views / 1 Replies  
I've wanted a gamepad for my mac (mostly for playing emulators) but been too cheap or lazy to get one. Now that I have a PS3, I realized maybe I could just use that since it is USB/Bluetooth. I did...
Posted by redJag, on Sep 24, 2008 at 10:28 AM, in Gaming
I've played the Cidered version of Portal. On my... 2,452 Views / 14 Replies  
I've played the Cidered version of Portal. On my Macbook Pro, it's fairly good. Occasionally, the energy balls that bounce around will stop getting rendered (very dangerous!) and the elevator...
Posted by redJag, on Sep 15, 2008 at 11:52 AM, in Gaming
I bought it for the co-op play and because I'm... 307 Views / 3 Replies  
I bought it for the co-op play and because I'm not sure I ever played thru the entire game before. Turns out it was pretty short, but I guess my attention span back then was shorter! I enjoyed the...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 27, 2008 at 05:02 PM, in Gaming
MGS4 is an amazing game, for sure. Especially if... 4,119 Views / 15 Replies  
MGS4 is an amazing game, for sure. Especially if you've been following the series all along.. be prepared for a lot of cutscene storytelling :)
Posted by redJag, on Aug 26, 2008 at 01:11 PM, in Gaming
Why does branding have to exist in either form,... 4,119 Views / 15 Replies  
Why does branding have to exist in either form, real or parody? That is one of the signature qualities of Grand Theft Auto, but branding of any kind isn't really necessary. You can have a computer...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 22, 2008 at 09:36 AM, in Gaming
I'm kind of on the fence with this situation. I... 4,119 Views / 15 Replies  
I'm kind of on the fence with this situation. I mean, Playboy has been in since the original MGS (pretty sure.. definitely in MGS:2), and that never once bothered me. I kind of had the same...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 20, 2008 at 05:11 PM, in Gaming
MotorStorm looks nice but it is very... 1,045 Views / 33 Replies  
MotorStorm looks nice but it is very disappointing that they don't have offline multiplayer. Seems to be a trend these days which is too bad because I really like bringing friends over and playing...
Posted by redJag, on Jul 28, 2008 at 05:46 PM, in Gaming
I got to play Mario is Missing and Contra: Force... 401 Views / 4 Replies  
I got to play Mario is Missing and Contra: Force which were both terrible. Funny because I really like most Mario games and Contra/Super Contra were both awesome (totally awesome).
Posted by redJag, on Mar 3, 2008 at 11:41 AM, in Gaming
Looks like emulation.net let their domain... 1,042 Views / 4 Replies  
Looks like emulation.net let their domain expire.. I found Pure Mac: Emulators - Software for Macintosh (http://www.pure-mac.com/emu.html#nestopia) with a quick google. Seems to work fine in my 30...
Posted by redJag, on Mar 3, 2008 at 11:40 AM, in Gaming
Pretty cool, thanks for the link. 401 Views / 4 Replies  
Pretty cool, thanks for the link.
Posted by redJag, on Feb 29, 2008 at 03:27 PM, in Gaming
Mine sleeps every day while I am at work and... 915 Views / 13 Replies  
Mine sleeps every day while I am at work and wakes up no problem when I get home.
Posted by redJag, on Feb 21, 2008 at 09:55 AM, in Mac Desktops
First let me say that I have no real knowledge of... 846 Views / 3 Replies  
First let me say that I have no real knowledge of setting up launchd items but had to Google this a while back to get a CVS pserver running. Maybe this example will shine some light on your issue:...
Posted by redJag, on Feb 19, 2008 at 03:26 PM, in Developer Center
right! I don't know why this thread is still... 2,048 Views / 11 Replies  
right! I don't know why this thread is still going.. hehe
Posted by redJag, on Feb 18, 2008 at 11:10 PM, in Developer Center
He was expecting WEB_ROOT to be defined, when it... 2,048 Views / 11 Replies  
He was expecting WEB_ROOT to be defined, when it wasn't, so yes that is why the pages are coming up blank. I think he knew that, but was curious why it wasn't defined when he had defined it on the...
Posted by redJag, on Feb 17, 2008 at 05:47 PM, in Developer Center
The other replies here have basically nailed your... 2,048 Views / 11 Replies  
The other replies here have basically nailed your problem. I would recommend either using the $_SERVER solution or having your pages all load config.php rather than using $_SESSION data as session...
Posted by redJag, on Feb 14, 2008 at 12:40 PM, in Developer Center
I don't think I want to put that DVD back in the... 530 Views / 4 Replies  
I don't think I want to put that DVD back in the drive but if another drive does it I'll see what I can do about a sound clip. Thanks for your interest.
Posted by redJag, on Feb 13, 2008 at 11:11 AM, in Mac Desktops
Well, it may have been just the one DVD, the next... 530 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, it may have been just the one DVD, the next one I tried wasn't nearly as loud. Not quiet, but much more acceptable.
Posted by redJag, on Feb 13, 2008 at 12:33 AM, in Mac Desktops
Mac Pro buzzing Superdrive 530 Views / 4 Replies  
I just got my Mac Pro today and of course the first thing I do is start installing World of Warcraft.. and the Superdrive is excessively noisy, like a light grating or buzzing sound as it spins the...
Posted by redJag, on Feb 12, 2008 at 06:59 PM, in Mac Desktops
This is just one of the things you sign up for... 761 Views / 7 Replies  
This is just one of the things you sign up for when you join a WoW PvP server. Some people like it, some don't. Luckily, you can transfer to a PvE server if you decide it isn't for you, but it will...
Posted by redJag, on Feb 7, 2008 at 09:49 AM, in Gaming
Mine had a problem verifying my card, even though... 3,083 Views / 19 Replies  
Mine had a problem verifying my card, even though they successfully charged it on the 8th for the Apple Care and I have plenty of credit available. Re-entered it, hope it ships soon!
Posted by redJag, on Feb 6, 2008 at 10:29 PM, in Mac Desktops
9 times out of 10 it is because you are not... 10,610 Views / 2 Replies  
9 times out of 10 it is because you are not running the same patch as they are, or they are hosting an expansion game and you are playing vanilla. If you're on a LAN and have port 6112 open it...
Posted by redJag, on Jan 28, 2008 at 12:44 PM, in Gaming
What you need is a regular expression... 329 Views / 1 Replies  
What you need is a regular expression (http://www.regular-expressions.info/) search & replace. You can do that with TextWrangler (http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/). Just open your...
Posted by redJag, on Oct 8, 2007 at 04:47 PM, in Developer Center
Try right-clicking and "Add link.." or under the... 231 Views / 2 Replies  
Try right-clicking and "Add link.." or under the Edit menu when editing your profile. I think this is because what you're editing is rich text, which means you can bold text and change colors and...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 27, 2007 at 04:15 PM, in Applications
You can reference the selected window with 'front... 6,223 Views / 2 Replies  
You can reference the selected window with 'front window':

edit: actually this doesn't appear to work in Firefox. It does work in Adium and Safari, though. Firefox might have something goofy...
Posted by redJag, on Aug 19, 2007 at 11:47 AM, in Developer Center
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