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Member Since 13 Dec 2007
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In Topic: CAGcast #328: Headset Not Included

30 June 2013 - 03:04 PM

Why is it that when people make an assumption about the XboxOne's built in mic the assumption is often that it's going to be a PoS? I mean, you can just as easily take it in the opposite direction and assume it's going to work great.


If my iPhone can detect and limit background noises I am sure that the XboxOne will be capable of the same. You can make a case for other people being in the room and talking, but I think that's a small issue in all actuality. As for people/kids/spouses/etc. being rowdy and yelling, shouting, cussing, screaming, and crying; that kind of loud and crass stuff is going to come through a mic no matter what, whether it's sitting on your head an inch from your mouth or sitting in your TV stand.


The biggest issue people seem to have is that they don't want to communicate in a different way than they are used to. The alternative might be better and more convenient but they want to stick with what they know which in this case is a headset.


Also, this is not the same as the PS3 and its complete lack of out of the box communication, that comparison should not have been made.

In Topic: Naughty Dog's The Last of Us - Left Behind Single Player DLC Out Now!

24 June 2013 - 02:32 PM

Beat the game last night, and I have to say that by the end I was pretty much emotionally drained.



I played from Winter all the way until the end of the game. The story arch that took place during winter with...



Once I beat the winter portion I assumed I was about done so just kept driving right along. I found the spring portion especially easy up until you encouter the fire flies. The lack of runners meant you just had to walk slowly and avoid the bloaters. However,