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I started playing test drive on dos when i was like 3 or 4. somehow it got loaded on some pos machine my dad found in a warehouse. Prior to that i only had an atari 2600. I've had a few consoles(never again after 360 and ps3 both died) but i have always been primarily a PC gamer.
I'm 24 now.
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post #113 of 375
Since I was an embryo..

12, i'm 19 nao.
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post #114 of 375
Started on some good old Diablo 1 and Doom. So I was probably 5-6 and am now 20.
post #115 of 375
I guess since I was 2 or 3... I'd have to start looking at the release dates for games to get a real idea, but as long as I can remember I've played games. I'm 17 now
post #116 of 375
Seems to be alot of youngsters in here.

I'm not going to count the educational PC games we played sometimes in school, like Oregon Trail or Number Muncher. I'll start from when my family got our first PC. It was a 386 running Windows 3.0 back in 1991. I was 12. For those not great at math, I'm 32 now, so that was 20 years ago.
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I've been playing PC games since I was 5. My sister bought an audio mixing desktop with Windows 95 that I used to play Whiplash and Doom 1. At school we had a DOS computer that we used to play some sort of game where you had to paint a fence white while dodging animals and gathering as many points as you could. lol

Good times. I'm almost 18 now. =P
    
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post #118 of 375
Oh I started with PC in 1995 ( Packerd Bell ), and I had a demo of Hover, Doom, Duke Nukem, Leisure Suit Larry 7, and some Monster truck game hah.
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post #119 of 375
If you consider the Atari 800XL a PC, I was probably about 4. Otherwise, it moves to 6 or 7. I'm 30 now.
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post #120 of 375
if commodore 64 counts, then 3 years old

now 27
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