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Mine is Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising. It had really good graphics but the game was horrible. Played for under an hour then stopped. Haven't touched it since. Bought for $2.50 on a Steam sale.
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Civilization 5. I'm disappointed in the game so far. I played Civ. 3 and loved it. Never played 4. Maybe I'm just doing it wrong but Civ. 5 moves so damn slow it is mind numbing. I also don't like how you can only have 1 military unit per tile.

I'm also pretty disappointed with metro 2033. Yeah the graphics are nice but I find the gameplay boring and I really don't like the guns. I bought Mass Effect 2 and metro 2033 at the same time. Mass Effect 2 blows metro 2033 away in my opinion.
    
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I liked Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising, though I will admit the first cmission or two were rather boring. I enjoy Civ 5, probably because it's the only Civ I've played. Mass Effect 2 is awesome, but I still prefer ME1. And Metro was a great game, if a little slow to start out.

If I had to pick a worst game, probably one of the indie games I got last summer in the indie bundles that were $5 for like 5 games.
 
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Civilization 5. I'm disappointed in the game so far. I played Civ. 3 and loved it. Never played 4. Maybe I'm just doing it wrong but Civ. 5 moves so damn slow it is mind numbing. I also don't like how you can only have 1 military unit per tile.

I'm also pretty disappointed with metro 2033. Yeah the graphics are nice but I find the gameplay boring and I really don't like the guns. I bought Mass Effect 2 and metro 2033 at the same time. Mass Effect 2 blows metro 2033 away in my opinion.
Civ 5 is missing alot of content that comes in the form of DLC, there's like 8 civilizations that you can only get if you spend like 10$ on each DLC pack. Same story with Mass Effect 2.
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Crysis. The game doesn't even work on win 7 without crashing all the time.
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Half-Life 2. That game was terrible.
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Civ 5 is missing alot of content that comes in the form of DLC, there's like 8 civilizations that you can only get if you spend like 10$ on each DLC pack. Same story with Mass Effect 2.
Yeah, its really expensive to get Civ 5. Civ 5 is still $49.99, and then its $2.99 to $7.99 for the DLC content, and theres a total of nine. I just priced it off of steam, and it comes to a total of ~$89.4 for the game.

Anyways, for me, Far Cry 2.
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Dead Rising 2, can't even play it and save thanks to Gfwl
    
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Civ 5 is missing alot of content that comes in the form of DLC, there's like 8 civilizations that you can only get if you spend like 10$ on each DLC pack. Same story with Mass Effect 2.
I'm enjoying Mass Effect 2 without the DLC. I'm playing my first playthrough on hardcore and thinking about bumping up to insanity difficulty level. I think the more powerful DLC armor/weapons would just make the game too easy.

I find any FPS where you can regen health pretty easy. As long as you just take your time and use some strategy nothing is really that hard. The only ting that really gets you killed is charging into an area like Rambo and not using any cover.

I prefer games like halflife where you have a certain # of health points and if you drop to zero you die. Being able to regen to full health in 10 or 15 seconds is for noobs...
    
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