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I'm bored with what I've got, and I need 1 or 2 high quality games that are fun to play daily and won't piss me off. Let me explain-- I suck at fps's, I'm absolutely terrible. I used to be great at CS:S and get banned from servers for "hacking" all the time so quit playing them 6 or 7 years ago for the most part. I started playing call of duty games and it just pisses me off how bad I am. And I don't have the time to commit to getting better, either that or I just get pissed after sucking ass for like 15 minutes and quit.

I'm looking for something that anyone can have fun with that an impatient person can play-- ie, WoW, Diablo II, games that really anyone can pick up and enjoy and not have to get super competitive. Something you can play for hours on end and still enjoy yourself. I'm a very competitive person and get all worked up over fps's and stuff like that, I like to play games to relax and enjoy myself but it seems most of them just stress me out.

I used to play WoW but I don't like the direction they've taken and the monthly sub is too high. Plus I just get too immersed in it and neglect my wife, etc.

And I want it to be multiplayer, something where I can interact with other people. Single player games are just boring to me. I feel like, if theres no chance that I'm going to make a friend or interact with something controlled by another HUMAN player what's the point in playing.
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Let me add, currently I've got Starcraft 2, Black Ops, orange box (bored with these although TF2 is fun, trying to find something else).
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blackops? clearly the guy above knows nothing as any cod is bound to piss you off eventually, racing game sounds your ticket in some respect, left 4 dead 2 is also fun and doesn't piss me off, need for speed is easy to pick up, as with l4d2, dirt2/3? buy dirt 1, dirt cheap see if you like it (pun intended haha) tried minecraft?
    
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oh sorry i misread, its not someone reccomending blackops, but instead you, sorry haha.
    
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+1 for minecraft
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Are we talking single or multiplayer centric games?
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Portal 2 is pretty good and with the coop and custom maps you can get a lot of time out of it. L4D2 is always a solid option that doesn't require you to be a good shooter.
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+2 for Minecraft.
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NFS won't piss you off, Mass Effect 2 won't, Dirt 2 is great fun, Company of Heroes, and such.


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SCII custom games?
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