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Hello there fellow OCNers …

After not playing games for like 5 months or so i would like to get back to playing but i don't feel like playing any games i have , even on steam

I saw today Cities XL 2011 and i felt like playing . I played demo of the first one and as i remember i liked it .

So the question is should i go with it or something similar to it .

I like RPGs,RTS,FPS,FPP kinda ,

Simply to put i am asking for some recommendations , since you guys/irls play and know what is worth playing .

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Check out Bulletstorm - great, great FPS.
-Crysis 2 (obviously)
-Dead Space 1 & 2 (I didn't play 2, but I heard it wasn't as good as the first)
-PORTAL 2 - DEFINITELY, DEFINITELY PLAY PORTAL 2! (FPS)
-Split/Second - High-intensity action-racing game. (You basically power up, and when you have enough "power" you can trigger destructive events in the game, i.e. blow up part of a canyon or have a jumbo jet land on a car.)
-The Witcher 2 - awesome RPG.
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I just got done playing Metro 2033 and loved it. I recommend that at the moment.
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PORTAL 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Haters gonna hate, but I say Modern Warfare 2, cause of my clan
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i would def say check out Civ V....awesome game...great time sink

there are plenty of others out there...portal 2...witcher 2...dead space 2...just cause 2...hm seems to be a theme running here

but also check out if you havent already maybe minecraft or terraria...cool building/exploring games
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post #6 of 11
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Thankz for the replies .

I will check out trailers and so on of the games you mentioned .

Portal 2 , first one was good or maybe more then good
Crysis 2 , sorry but i don't have 5000 PLN for new PC just to play a game ...
Dead Space 1 i finished long time ago , i bough 2 at the beggining of the year played a little got sick off it at the time when the "girl" and the other guy are attacked and there is that explosion [big room].
Split/second or whatever sounds strange and kinda fed up with crap but will at least see a trailer
The witcher 2 , i din't not finish the 1st one after buying collection pack after it came out long time ago , ended up in the swamps or so as i remember so i cannot go to #2 if i dint finished this one but thanks for the rec.
Metro 2033 sounds like fun as i remember , still will check a trailer .

I have to say i feel like playing something peaceful like simulators

MW2 [i just throed up sorry LOL]
    
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your 8800GTS will run crysis 2 fine on High. if it can't, then you shouldn't be looking at metro 2033 either. that game is more intensive than c2.
also, cities xl 2011 has nice graphics, but according to reviews it's buggy and boring. i was gunna buy it, but then i read reviews and forums and canceled.

if u want simulators, then FSX is my favorite although if u wanna max that out you'll need a 4.5+ GHz sandy bridge haha. but u don't have to play it maxed out. it looks nice on high.
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post #9 of 11
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thanks for fast reply after the lame bump

Some people enjoy slow paced games then others
Buggy , well they patched it few times already , still will see .

After so long time i don't feel like spending again the same amount of time on fps games like l4d2 1200+ same goes for l4d , i just feel like playing something peaceful and relaxing .

If you can recommend something like cities xl 2011 then please , would like to have more of those recommends then FPSes

    
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If you like strategy games, Shogun 2 Total War and Starcraft 2 are really fun. I also have been playing Just Cause 2 and its really fun and doesn't require a high end pc to play.
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