Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
 
*

Teamspeak

Porch
Front Door - Misc Gaming
Room 1
Barabas
Fluffy
Michael.:LLS:.
Room 2
SiX
Room 3 - Low Bitrate
Room 4 - Minecraft
EvE Online
Space Engineers
Guild Wars 2
Shame Cave - LoL
Basement
Discipline Dungeon
Cookie's Bedroom/Studio
Kitchen - (anti social)
Music
Back Door
I need to use PTT
TeamSpeak Monitor by TSViewer.com
TeamSpeak queried in 0.424 seconds

Shoutbox

Last 10 Shouts:

 

Blue_Skunk

October 23, 2018, 23:41:00
Steam sales:

Halloween Sale is from October 29th to the 1st of November

Autumn Sale is from November 21st to the 27th

Winter Sale is from December 20th to January 3rd
 

Blue_Skunk

May 10, 2018, 18:31:41
 

Lucifer

January 26, 2018, 12:24:09
Possibly, but I'm not the creative sort, I try to make other peoples ideas work. And the last 2 times, people went "can you not just keep it mostly the same" ;)
 

dios

January 26, 2018, 11:28:31
With respect, isn't time you updated this website?
 

Lucifer

January 24, 2018, 20:53:24
Bah, installing upgrades may have broken the admin section. Hope nothing else is borked meantime
 

RIVIT3R

December 25, 2017, 02:45:57
merry whatnot :)
 

RIVIT3R

December 19, 2017, 00:39:26
ruin all the fun :)_
 

Lucifer

October 26, 2017, 18:12:41
why ?
 

RIVIT3R

October 22, 2017, 23:24:04
10

Fluffy

October 20, 2017, 11:13:32
9

Show 50 latest
48 Guests, 0 Users

Ads by Google

Author Topic: Star Citizen - Are RSI doing something shady?  (Read 5153 times)

Offline Lucifer

  • Jimmie Rustler
  • Administrator
  • Regular
  • Posts: 1656
  • Karma: 185
Star Citizen - Are RSI doing something shady?
« on: July 15, 2015, 16:31:29 »
I found a PC Gamer article linked on Facebook, had a read through it along with a couple of others linked from it. And yes, they do sound a bit off.

http://www.pcgamer.com/derek-smart-star-citizen/

Short version

Some guy backed the game via kickstarter back at the start. He's a game dev and prolific blogger and recently criticised RSI/CIG/Star Citizen on his blog a few times. He even called for the FTC to investigate the company and their practises. In response, they refund his kickstarter money and close his account without any prior notice. RSI try to defend their position saying that he was "toxic" and trying to promote his own stuff using Star Citizen.
Whole thing sounds sketchy as hell, a company with nothing to hide would have reacted differently, even if federal investigations are a bit disruptive.

Offline Blue_Skunk

  • "Deadly"
  • Administrator
  • Regular
  • Posts: 1416
  • Karma: 124
  • 'Every day is drama day...'
Re: Star Citizen - Are RSI doing something shady?
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2015, 18:39:24 »
I looked into this a bit too, Derek Smart made battlecruiser 3000AD among other unfinished and kinda broken games. I've read both sides of this thing and he really does seem to be trying to use this to promote his new game (apparently a poor mans planetside 2)... which I now have a closed beta key for lol

Offline Lucifer

  • Jimmie Rustler
  • Administrator
  • Regular
  • Posts: 1656
  • Karma: 185
Re: Star Citizen - Are RSI doing something shady?
« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2015, 21:36:04 »
I wonder, maybe I should put RSI and Star Citizen into the meta tag for when search engines access the site ;)

 




Enterprise © Bloc