TalkRadar 149 – Hate-a-thon '11

Bringing more bile to our Week of Hate with the most enraging aspects of modern gaming

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The Topics

We lead a frivolous, dreamlike lifestyle – and here’s everything we hate about it!

INTERVIEW: Activision Community Manager, Dan Amrich helps us trace back the rage

Indie darling status be damned, we take Minecraft to task

QOTW:What’s your most hated game character?
Forcing players to spend hours with fictional characters conjured out of thing air doesn’t always yield positive results. More so than any other medium, characters in games can go from tolerable to excruciating for a ridiculous number of reasons. Tell us who you hate and why in our forums and we might read your response LIVE on TalkRadar 150!

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In the office

Above: Trailer Trash goes green screen! Can’t wait to see how this turns out…

Above: Why did Chris buy a 3DS this week? The thought of only being able to play an ultra-low res Ocarina of Time on a 30-inch HD TV. Yeesh…

In the community

Above: Batman5273 knows how to keep it topical

Above: 510BrotherPanda finds a place for Brett’s busy hands

Above: Even notorious Minecraft hater Mike Grimm likes Cleanser247’s in-game mock up

Above: poiman turns Brett into a full on DJ hero!

Above: ninjadevbear knows just what to do in regards to the epidemic of children’s balls popping out of Mr. Bucket’s mouth

Above: Bobbety whipped up an amazing game character collage! Get a TDar free version as your desktop wallpaper here

Above: PhantomofKrankor

Above: At least graboids enjoyed out sacrilegious discussion from [TalkRadar 148]

Above: This TDar ad by Batman5273 is perfectly suited to air on Nickelodeon in the early 90’s

Above: Grape Job, MyNameisMyName! We love a good Hackers reference

Above: Portal 2>Stephen Merchant>Ricky Gervais Show>This awesome piece of art by k1ng94

Post date: April 29, 2011
T-Dar149 length: 2:24:31
Intro song by: Anamanaguchi
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