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#1 CheapyD   Head Cheap Ass Administrators   17532 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 05:52 AM

Listen to CAGcast 106 for details on how to enter.
Hint: http://gamesblog.ugo.com/

#2 Quintessence   The Darkness Consumes CAGiversary!   1438 Posts   Joined 11.6 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 06:56 AM

Commented on: "As American as ESRB Pie"

"If you did not figure this out by now, I love charts."
I also know that you like pie. Luckily for you so do I.

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#3 weevles   No. CAGiversary!   17508 Posts   Joined 12.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 07:12 AM

As American As ESRB Pie
Posted by Wombat on 02/07 at 04:25 PM

That’s the nice thing about statistics, they’re just numbers until someone tries to apply context to them.

Posted by gunm on 02/08 at 02:06 AM

#4 Han Solo   Chewy Get Us Out of Here! CAGiversary!   273 Posts   Joined 14.6 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 07:18 AM

Wombat rocks!...so do charts!
Posted by hansolox1 on 02/08 at 02:12 AM
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#5 AlphaHunter   Would You Kindly... CAGiversary!   206 Posts   Joined 12.4 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 07:49 AM

Commented on: "As American as ESRB Pie"

I figure that I would comment on this article without reading it Posted Image Just don’t leave any bad reviews on my book on Amazon!
Anyways, with the gaming audience aging I would think that the M and AO ratings on games would increase as well.... But you make a very good point with the flood of Spongebob and Hannah Montana games hitting the market diluting the overall market.

Posted by Parkerpic on 02/08 at 02:44 AM

#6 GAMERMASTERMAN   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   337 Posts   Joined 12.5 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 07:54 AM

here is my post

This is awesome, I can’t wait for it.
I haven’t beaten the game yet, but my goal is to beat it before this comes out.

Posted Image
Shipwreck-"They mess with my McDonalds little person set, they're gunna get a little person in the head."

#7 Chanash   StuckOnLvL1 CAGiversary!   209 Posts   Joined 11.3 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 08:05 AM

Pie + Charts = ?
It’s interesting to see that only 6% are M… Now I wonder how much % of the E rated games are from Nintendo…

Posted by Chanash on 02/08 at 03:00 AM
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#8 Nelo Ice   Same CAGiversary!   3866 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 08:37 AM

As American as ESRB Pie

needs more M rated games...i also like pie

Posted by Nelo Ice on 02/08 at 03:32 AM

#9 flyers241   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   47 Posts   Joined 12.5 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 08:45 AM

I really like how you can check out the videos in Theatre mode of other players playing Timed mode, so you can learn their tricks for getting that 24x achievement. Too bad my videos are busted..

Posted by flyers241 on 02/08 at 03:39 AM

Posted in 'Poker Smash Review'

#10 Unassuming Local Guy   Not cool. CAGiversary!   1379 Posts   Joined 14.5 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 12:41 PM

What? Arrested Developer, do you know what a Theramin is?
Posted by Lactose Free on 02/08 at 07:36 AM

#11 The 2nd G   The CAGer Formerly Known as Kromax CAGiversary!   237 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 12:48 PM

I posted this comment in the As American As ESRB Pie:

"I wish I had the time to take the average review score for each rating and create a bar graph of the results."

35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 and still gaming. 


XBox & PS4 Gamertag - Kromax44 (for now)



#12 fuzzbunker   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   23 Posts   Joined 10.7 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 01:41 PM

Commented on:

CAGcast 106 is on the Air, but you Knew that Already.

"Finally I can get my fix of the CAGcast… I’m such a junkie, you seriously need to make the CAGcast into liquid form so I can carry it around in a syringe and just injected it for instant relief… well that or bite sized cookies Posted Image"

#13 FoxHoundADAM   Super Zissou Bros. CAGiversary!   1789 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 02:48 PM

Poker Smash Review
"I wasn’t that interested in this game but everyone who plays it gets totally hooked. Gonna have to at the very least try out the game.

Posted by FoxHoundADAM on 02/08 at 09:43 AM"


#14 creid   Dead For The Summer CAGiversary!   6777 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 03:28 PM

1up Changes It’s F’s to C’s
Posted by Wombat on 02/07 at 08:22 AM

Backlash from the Ubisoft/Mortal Kombat team pulling their coverage?
Posted by pete5883 on 02/08 at 10:20 AM

I wanted to post "Blowback from the wig offensive," but no one would get it.

#15 thadwhit   Cheap Shit Master CAGiversary!   202 Posts   Joined 11.0 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 03:41 PM

CAGcast 106 is on the Air, but you Knew that Already.

"You guys need to release these earlier on Thursday night like you used to. I have to download them overnight on my dial up so I can listen on the ride to work on Friday."

#16 juvo   Less affluent audience CAGiversary!   250 Posts   Joined 12.3 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 03:44 PM

As American As ESRB Pie

I always interpreted the codes as Easy, Taxing and Meaty. The ESRB versions make a lot more sense.

Posted by juvo on 02/08 at 10:38 AM

#17 nadsofed   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   177 Posts   Joined 11.9 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 03:51 PM

Commented on: "As American as ESRB Pie"

I agree that there are more crappy games coming out but I feel that is true for all ratings but you’re right probably that more crappy E rated games are coming out. Also it seems that many games that would have gotten an M rating due to violence and blood are now getting teen ratings. I am looking forward to “good” mature games that are mature not because of the many ways of death included but due to actual mature themes and situations.

Posted by nadsofed on 02/08 at 10:45 AM

#18 Skel LaTour   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   49 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

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Posted 08 February 2008 - 03:58 PM

Comment on "If Eating is a Sport, Then I’m Michael Jordan":

Maybe they’ll have a bonus mini-game where you can paint Eater-X’s face.
Posted by misfit13b on 02/08 at 10:52 AM

#19 lebkin   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   58 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:02 PM

I commented on "As American as ESRB Pie":

"Here is my issue though, yes M-rated games have dropped from 8% of the market to 6%, but the question is “why”. It doesn’t feel like there are less M games for my dollar.”
I think that a lot of it is perception. I don’t even look at ratings. My game purchases are selected by what I think I will enjoyable. And when I actually buy a game in a store (as opposed to simply ordering it online), I always know what I want, so I don’t browse. All rising flow of casual “E” game simply isn’t noticed.

Posted by Lebkin on 02/08 at 10:57 AM

#20 youruglyclone   Last Man in Userplane CAGiversary!   1200 Posts   Joined 14.1 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:05 PM

If Eating was a Sport, I'd Be Michael Jordan

the sad part is I might actually buy this...especially if it has the mini game misfit13b suggested.

Posted by youruglyclone on 02/08 at 11:00 AM

#21 Blaine   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   552 Posts   Joined 12.0 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:18 PM

GameGO had it right - best review system, really.
No numbers, no letters, no anything. You needed to read the review and determine for yourself what the game merits.
Granted they lasted 1 issue…

Posted by Blaine on 02/08 at 11:11 AM


#22 vanilla_shakin_it   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   387 Posts   Joined 10.0 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:47 PM

If Eating is a Sport, Then I’m Michael Jordan

Eh...I just watch a ton of porn...that’s the only thing I like to marathon in.

Posted by Seth on 02/08 at 11:40 AM3

#23 dreluis   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   3 Posts   Joined 13.2 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:53 PM

Your Review Powers Are Useless Here

Some people don’t get it. The Wii is a FAMILY system. When your wife and 6 year old and 4 year old can play a game of Mario Party 8 together, you won’t think it sucks. Yes I am also a hardcore gamer.
Posted by Mogambi on 02/05 at 01:03 PM

#24 traslin   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   58 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:53 PM

If Eating is a Sport, Then I’m Michael Jordan

Hope nobody accidentally dunks their wii-mote into a glass of water before cramming it down their throat. Looks like Wii is trying to find new things to get sued for Posted Image.

Posted by Scott on 02/08 at 11:48 AM

#25 ElJeffA   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   82 Posts   Joined 10.9 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 04:59 PM

It’s Zelda on a Theramin!

never seen one of those before looks hard to play...really cool sounding also.

Posted by Eljeffa on 02/08 at 11:53 AM

#26 Nobi-Wan   Knifey-Spoony Champion CAGiversary!   913 Posts   Joined 12.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 05:17 PM

As American as ESRB Pie

I’m guessing the majority of those “E” rated games are from the sudden influx of pet games on the Wii that end with a “Z.”
Posted by freedomfromconformity on 02/08 at 12:11 PM

#27 FriskyTanuki   I have a piano CAGiversary!   66183 Posts   Joined 14.4 Years Ago  


Posted 08 February 2008 - 05:41 PM


Did you read his personal blog? He explains that he’s leaving because his passion for the job was starting to die off, but the firing of his best friend was the main catalyst here. Alex, Jeff, and Ryan were great friends before GameSpot and his firing was probably a huge blow to their passion for the job.
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#28 Conboy   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   191 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 05:49 PM

If Eating is a Sport, then I'm Michael Jordan.

Here is my comment:

Maybe they can incorporate pant splitting action, then Wombat might be interested.
Posted by Conboy on 02/08 at 12:43 PM


#29 shafnitz   G100,000 - 5/16/2014! CAGiversary!   389 Posts   Joined 11.2 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 05:50 PM

Comment on: "CAGcast 106 is on the Air, but you Knew that Already."

Hey Wombat, where can one get the codes to unlock XBLA games? I run a site and I would like to give away an XBLA game, but I haven’t found out where to get those unlock codes. Any idea?
P.S. This is also my contest entry. Rez HD FTW!

#30 Sharp   CAG Veteran CAG Veteran   3 Posts   Joined 10.1 Years Ago  

Posted 08 February 2008 - 06:37 PM

From "As American As ESRB Pie":

Aren’t we in the middle of a casual games “explosion”? With all the puzzle games and party games coming out now - for every system, not just the Wii - this isn’t really surprising.

I agree with other commenters, though - I’d like to see this chart weighted by sales figures. I bet that M gets very big, then.

Posted by Sharp on 02/08 at 01:30 PM