What are you playing? - Page 45 - Survivalist Forum
Survivalist Forum

Advertise Here

Go Back   Survivalist Forum > >
Articles Classifieds Donations Gallery Groups Links Store Survival Files


Notices

The Tech Zone Discussion on computers, software and games.

Advertise Here
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Playing God ? Ricekila Religious Discussion 12 04-06-2015 04:11 PM
Anyone playing with windows 8 yet ? psycosteve The Tech Zone 26 11-22-2012 11:10 AM
Playing with PVC 1142 DIY - Do It Yourself 34 10-27-2012 01:50 PM
Anyone Playing with Steam? klickitat DIY - Do It Yourself 85 10-20-2011 05:51 PM
anyone still playing TF2? throckmorton The Tech Zone 9 05-10-2011 09:48 PM
Playing off vices... Karnus Urban Survival 31 04-09-2010 02:15 AM
Playing Around... Kregener General Discussion 0 11-17-2009 02:13 AM
Playing Around... Kregener General Discussion 0 11-17-2009 01:56 AM
Any Zombies still playing? boyscout General Discussion 1 01-28-2009 12:26 PM
Why I am not playing TF2 kev The Tech Zone 3 10-05-2007 07:11 PM

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-05-2019, 09:57 PM
BrettTheOkie BrettTheOkie is offline
Trapper
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 865
Thanks: 1,162
Thanked 2,029 Times in 725 Posts
Default



Advertise Here

Quote:
Originally Posted by WImountainMan View Post
Yeah itís rough on crews. I got my crew to level 4 then ran out of fuel and crashed on the way back from one of the big missions.
I just logged back into here after flying a few missions. Last night I got disgusted with my original disastrous campaign, which was really my "learning" campaign, and started a whole new one.

So far I've managed to fly 6 missions without getting shot down and losing only one crewmember. My Navigator died on Mission #4 because both he and my tail gunner were down and I had only one 1st aid kit available. I decided an experienced gunner was more vital to my long-term survival chances, so he got healed up.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-05-2019, 10:19 PM
CONELRAD's Avatar
CONELRAD CONELRAD is offline
Formerly WIMountainMan
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Upper Midwest
Posts: 2,432
Thanks: 475
Thanked 3,946 Times in 1,575 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by BrettTheOkie View Post
I just logged back into here after flying a few missions. Last night I got disgusted with my original disastrous campaign, which was really my "learning" campaign, and started a whole new one.

So far I've managed to fly 6 missions without getting shot down and losing only one crewmember. My Navigator died on Mission #4 because both he and my tail gunner were down and I had only one 1st aid kit available. I decided an experienced gunner was more vital to my long-term survival chances, so he got healed up.
So far I like the US B-17 better than the Lancaster, the extra crew members doesn't bother me, but we'll see.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to CONELRAD For This Useful Post:
Old 02-05-2019, 10:25 PM
BrettTheOkie BrettTheOkie is offline
Trapper
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 865
Thanks: 1,162
Thanked 2,029 Times in 725 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WImountainMan View Post
So far I like the US B-17 better than the Lancaster, the extra crew members doesn't bother me, but we'll see.
I will no doubt go back to the B-17 again, once I am more confident in my ability to manage the game's mechanics. I learn something new every mission, the tutorial and the help function were not all that informative.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-06-2019, 08:34 AM
CONELRAD's Avatar
CONELRAD CONELRAD is offline
Formerly WIMountainMan
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Upper Midwest
Posts: 2,432
Thanks: 475
Thanked 3,946 Times in 1,575 Posts
Default Anyone planning to play The Division 2

So is anyone planning to play the Division 2?

https://tomclancy-thedivision.ubisof...ame/en-us/home

I thought the original was well done, but suffered over time from nagging issues that should have been corrected shortly after launch. The devs constant tinkering with the play balance also became increasingly annoying. I played the alpha a few months back and D2 doesn't depart much from the original formula. It's more like Division 1.5 since there isn't anything all that different. As of the alpha, the graphics weren't really improved, though the original's graphics were pretty good for the time. It's set in an overgrown Washington DC shortly after the original. It sorta looked-felt like Ghost Recon with Division mechanics added in. TBH I don't know if I'm going to get it or not. I definitely won't be pre-ordering this time or buying any season passes until they go on sale. I still feel pretty burned out and burned by having to pay for patches and features that should have been included at launch.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-06-2019, 11:24 PM
KLF KLF is online now
Hunter
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: FIN
Posts: 1,022
Thanks: 76
Thanked 1,074 Times in 565 Posts
Default

I preloaded the private beta yesterday, it should be playable some time today for me.

Alpha looked pretty good but I had no time to really test it. There was some performance issues, mainly that my 5ghz overclocked intel with 1080ti wasn't running it well at 4K rez and ultra graphics... :D
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-07-2019, 12:40 PM
STEEPOE's Avatar
STEEPOE STEEPOE is offline
Hunter
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Dallas, Texas
Age: 47
Posts: 1,672
Thanks: 1,797
Thanked 2,442 Times in 982 Posts
Default

Fortnite and NBA2K are the only two games I've been playing. Cronusmax has aided my game play in FN tremendously.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-09-2019, 11:51 PM
BrettTheOkie BrettTheOkie is offline
Trapper
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 865
Thanks: 1,162
Thanked 2,029 Times in 725 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WImountainMan View Post
Yeah itís rough on crews. I got my crew to level 4 then ran out of fuel and crashed on the way back from one of the big missions.
I guess the key to cracking the code to this game is, just because you can advance to more difficult missions it doesn't mean you have to.

I've been flying the same intro-level missions over and over again. Yeah, it gets tedious. However, your crew members continue to gain experience and you continue to earn credits. Which allows you to keep upgrading your crews' personal gear and also the various weapon and equipment systems on your bomber.

I think I am finally ready to move on to more difficult missions and have a reasonable chance of surviving.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	bandicam 2019-02-09 23-05-46-979.jpg
Views:	35
Size:	56.8 KB
ID:	283518   Click image for larger version

Name:	bandicam 2019-02-09 23-05-07-949.jpg
Views:	36
Size:	64.0 KB
ID:	283520  
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to BrettTheOkie For This Useful Post:
Old 02-23-2019, 10:38 AM
7.5x55 Swiss's Avatar
7.5x55 Swiss 7.5x55 Swiss is offline
Space Force Recruit
 
Join Date: Jul 2017
Location: Moon Base Alpha
Posts: 999
Thanks: 1,068
Thanked 1,469 Times in 593 Posts
Default

Got Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning since it became backwards compatible. Had the DLCs already since I had the game a long time ago, good game.

It's like a cross between The Witcher and Fable series.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-23-2019, 11:44 PM
Dragunov's Avatar
Dragunov Dragunov is offline
TEXAS!!!
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: The Great Republic of Texas!
Posts: 7,103
Thanks: 10,652
Thanked 11,178 Times in 4,309 Posts
Default

Still playing The Long Dark, Sims 2, and Mass Effect series.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to Dragunov For This Useful Post:
Old 02-23-2019, 11:50 PM
BrettTheOkie BrettTheOkie is offline
Trapper
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 865
Thanks: 1,162
Thanked 2,029 Times in 725 Posts
Default

Still playing World of Tanks and Bomber Crew, but both very casually. I have a lot of other stuff going on around here that demands my attention.

In WoT, I'm focusing on my Hetzer in order to train up my German tank destroyer crew. I plan on spending free experience in order to vault up the tech tree once they achieve 100% in their current training skill.

Bomber Crew is going alright, although the last mission I flew was tough. Two of the four engines flamed out due to fighter damage, and I almost lost my tail gunner to wounds. But the top turret gunner managed to apply a 1st aid kit in time to save him.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-24-2019, 01:43 AM
Aerindel's Avatar
Aerindel Aerindel is offline
Abnormality biased.
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: MT.
Posts: 4,838
Thanks: 5,715
Thanked 11,264 Times in 3,678 Posts
Default

Far Cry: New Dawn of course. What else is a Montana prepper going to play?


That and PUBG on my ipad.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-25-2019, 02:23 PM
Byte Byte is offline
Get bent
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 323
Thanks: 373
Thanked 422 Times in 202 Posts
Default

New games. I hate new games! Not enough time in the day...

Still Wot. Of course! Some Empyrion, less as the days go by though. Just nothing there of substance. Great ship building but blah combat mechanics in flight. Exploration is even fairly limited until there is travel between solar systems.

Eco...stupid friends got me to play and then they quit 2 days later when the latest patch hit and basically changed progression to a grind behind a timed wall. I love building and gathering games though so I'm still at it. Needs quite a bit of optimization as it runs like a turd and my system's no slouch!

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 - Fun coop game. Fast paced FPS type in a fantasy setting so more melee than your avg FPS and the ranges is magic or bow/xbow. It's a grind just like everything seems to be lately.
Quick reply to this message
Old 02-25-2019, 04:00 PM
Corpus Corpus is online now
Hunter
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 1,714
Thanks: 1,411
Thanked 2,541 Times in 1,154 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Aerindel View Post
Far Cry: New Dawn of course. What else is a Montana prepper going to play?





That and PUBG on my ipad.


Keep your eyes peeled for Easter eggs... there is a Chris McCandless egg, Iím sure you can figure out where to look.
Quick reply to this message
The Following User Says Thank You to Corpus For This Useful Post:
Old 05-04-2019, 01:24 PM
ForgedInTheFlame's Avatar
ForgedInTheFlame ForgedInTheFlame is online now
Fix Bayonets!
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Posts: 3,348
Thanks: 11,202
Thanked 4,409 Times in 2,109 Posts
Default

Last time I was poking around here, PUBG consumed me.

Since then, I've been really into 2k19, for my sports fix, but also Battlefield V, for the vet in me.

A huge fan of Firestorm, feel it is the best battle royale out there.

Sent from my Note 8 using Tapatalk
Quick reply to this message
Old 05-05-2019, 05:36 PM
Rikken Rikken is offline
Hunter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1,234
Thanks: 3,094
Thanked 1,580 Times in 667 Posts
Default

Just finished Horizon: Zero Dawn. Recommend if you haven't already played it! Looking for the next one. Thinking of Red Dead Redemption 2.
Quick reply to this message
Old 05-08-2019, 03:20 PM
Byte Byte is offline
Get bent
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 323
Thanks: 373
Thanked 422 Times in 202 Posts
Default

WoT - Ya still...

Friend gave me a code to a new shooter and I'll be danged if it isn't fun the most fun I've had playing a shooter in awhile. It's called Risk of Rain 2 on Steam. Super fun but it's in early release that I believe is planned to be up to about a year. Pretty frantic pace once you get going as the difficulty ramps up over time. Check out videos of game play on the YouTube.
Quick reply to this message
Old 05-09-2019, 07:34 AM
EchoMirage's Avatar
EchoMirage EchoMirage is offline
HMFIC
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: SE VA
Posts: 949
Thanks: 3,353
Thanked 1,519 Times in 583 Posts
Default

Started then stopped The Long Dark. Same with American truck sim. Got back into Salt. It's pretty relaxing, and I finally stopped dying so much after finding a better weapon.
Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks



Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Survivalist Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Gender
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © Kevin Felts 2006 - 2015,
Green theme by http://www.themesbydesign.net