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June 01, 2008
The first time I played GTA IV online, there was only one other person there. This, I suspect, was the problem; they were solely concerned with killing me.
I played a few games yesterday afternoon, and actually managed to win two and hold my own on another. I believe this was related to the fact that there were around 4 people this time, so they were distracted with killing the others and I was able to prepare myself and get a few good shots in.
This does, unfortunately, mean that the expiration of my 1 month Gold trial is now a problem again. Damn you Microsoft, and your evil money-grabbing ways!
May 24, 2008
I've just solved the problem of Microsoft charging for playing games online: it's not actually a problem. Allow me to explain...
I'm quite good at most of the games I own; I usually have little trouble beating the computer and/or completing them. I also believe being able to play online is awesome, and find it hard to resist the option if it's present. This is where we hit a snag: past experience has demonstrated that I seem to be crap in comparison to most other players.
And this is why it's a good thing that I won't be able to play GTA IV online after this month: I won't feel compelled to spend countless hours being "pwned", because I won't be able to...
January 25, 2008
(No, not you. Don't worry.)
There is only one group of people that deserve some form of pain more than Bill Gates/Microsoft, and that's the bastards who quit online games when they're losing...
I want my win, dammit!