Christoph Brinkmann
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Now taking bets on how long it takes for an “internet genious” to come on here and comment about why an “objective review” should be justified, even lifted up as some ultimate ideal, not be laughed at as the obvious contradicition it is.

Benj
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Benj

So is the God of War review controversy one of the ones where some people don’t like the game enough or is it one of the ones where some people like it more than they’re allowed to and therefore must have been bought off.

Terry-Osaurusus Hex XI
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After recently seeing the film The Lobster with Colin Farrell in, the similarities in tone between Jim’s deadpan voiceover here and the film’s own is frightfully uncanny. Did Jim make The Lobster? IS Jim The Lobster??

Edit: Commentocracy soon, you say?

Squeeeeee!

GloatingSwine
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GloatingSwine

Objection: This allegedly “objective” review claims that Final Fantasy XIII contains characters and I have played it and that is not true.

Coughee
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Coughee

I’m kinda glad you did a remaster on this video, because I’ve actually been mulling over this topic for a long time. I feel like nobody understands what people mean when they say they want an “objective review.” INCLUDING people asking for one. Thing is, while the arguments for objective reviews could sound asinine, the arguments against them are also really unfair. The biggest argument against objective reviews is that “if you want to know what you’re getting instead of my opinion, look at the back of the box. “ To my recollection, that actually has never been a reliable… Read more »

Greene Scott
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Greene Scott

Wow, I feel old, I remember watching the original version back when it came out.

Like I said on Twitter, If I recall right, the very first Jimqusistion back from the Destructoid days (aka silver glasses age for Jim) was also about people getting ticked off about review score, it’s so amazing that years later people are still getting angry and can’t seem to get what Jim is saying.

The fact that it has a Trope name (8.8) just blows my mind.