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What game has made you most feel like you were escaping reality when playing it?

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What game(s) have you played made you feel like you were escaping reality when playing the game?

I don't mean the game itself literally took place in a different reality than our own. What I mean is a game that made you feel as though everything else around you was a blur/faded away/didn't exist when you were playing that one game. A game that's story line and gameplay took you so deep, you literally forgot about everything around you while playing the game. Almost as if you were fully in tune with the game's reality itself.

For me, these are the games I love playing the most. Which is why I'd like to know which games you've played made you feel this way.
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Elder Scrolls
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Morrowind.

That thing sucked the life out of me for almost a year.
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Anything in eyefinity?

Literally, it is so damn real feeling.

Left 4 Dead 2 and BFBC2 for me
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FF7, for realz.
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Bfbc2 is pretty immersive if you get into it.
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gran theft auto four i was a suicide bomber
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fallouts and witcher 2
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post #9 of 72
I think the word your looking for is "immersed".

On topic: To be honest, I haven't played a game that's done that for me, but then again, I haven't played any of those crazy-hardware-requiring games like Crysis, Metro, Dirt, etc... Since I have a 2500K rig coming soon, I'll be able to finally play those beautiful games.
 
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Dragon Age: Origins
 
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