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Those games are kind of oldies, they aren't good by today's standards.
Half Life owned 12 years ago, but playing it today I doubt you will find crap texture animation and characters with square heads particularly impressive.
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Play Half Life 2 before you play anything else. It will amuse you, keep you busy, offer a good gaming experience, and see about putting the CM10 on it for even better visuals.

HL2 (and the extras) get my vote!
    
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Those games are kind of oldies, they aren't good by today's standards.
Half Life owned 12 years ago, but playing it today I doubt you will find crap texture animation and characters with square heads particularly impressive.
Lol... Ive seen worse

HL2's graphics are fine though..
Edited by Theory - 4/30/11 at 9:51pm
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You've never played TF2 or Left 4 Dead?! You have no idea what you're missing.

Wanna play some L4D2?
I never play them ether
but will be getting TF2 (if I have the $ after my WC upgrades)
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Actually you might want to play Portal first. It's short and sweet, something you can complete in an evening.
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Those games are kind of oldies, they aren't good by today's standards.
Half Life owned 12 years ago, but playing it today I doubt you will find crap texture animation and characters with square heads particularly impressive.
Are you a troll or really just that plain stupid?

Just because a game is 12 years old doesn't mean its bad. Its quite obvious it will have outdated graphics, animations, sounds etc. Doesn't mean the gameplay still isn't good.

God I hate how all people care about these days is graphics. Gameplay is the most important thing, its what keeps you coming back to a game. Shiny graphics means nothing if your game is poop (unless its Crysis and the only reason people "play" it is to benchmark their new systems)
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Yes. Pretty much all of Valve's games in the last 12 or 13 years have been on the Source engine.


Source was out in 2004 dude....
    
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Actually you might want to play Portal first. It's short and sweet, something you can complete in an evening.
you don't want short games
there a wast of $ if you ask me

inb4 who asked you
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post #19 of 22
Play HL2 with the fakefactorys cinematic mod. it makes the game look amazing! brings the graphics right up to date.

I've been going back through it with the mod and it looks better then 90% of todays games.

It's better than 100% of games as well.
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Source was out in 2004 dude....
Oops.
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