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About 3 years after the first starcraft was released.

Right now I'm old enough to legally drink alcohol lol.
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When I was three, my dad taught me how to change the background on Windows 3.1. It was a game to me! about a year or so later I got my own computer for xmas. Ran DOS. played a lot of Reader Rabbit. Thanks Kevin O'Leary!
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I remember playying DOOM or something when I was 3. I'm nearly 15 now. o:
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I remember playing The Lion King when I was about four. I still remember the rage I felt when my beetle would die.
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when I was 11

I am now 27...
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When i was home schooled (6-9 yrs old) i used to play the Incredible machine even more contraption alot, then when i was 10 i started playing real PC games, mainly because my dad saw my interest in computers ( i was trying to build one out of old parts from our shed) and he built me a real computer, first real PC game i played was GRID and 2nd was none other than...Crysis.

So yeah gaming since 6-7 yrs old, 14 now.
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around age 5 or 6 now 21
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When i was home schooled (6-9 yrs old) i used to play the Incredible machine even more contraption alot, then when i was 10 i started playing real PC games, mainly because my dad saw my interest in computers ( i was trying to build one out of old parts from our shed) and he built me a real computer, first real PC game i played was GRID and 2nd was none other than...Crysis.

So yeah gaming since 6-7 yrs old, 14 now.
Grid isn't 7 years old...
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post #369 of 375
first real game was probably in 2004 or 2005, it was halo CE. I was damn good too.

i was like 12 when i started playing that, and i'm going on 19 now :3
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I was 5. There was a game that came with windows 95 (family computer, 166mhz cpu mmm..... sexy.) dont know the name of it, that was my first game. I then started on TFC when i was 7. Sniper POWER! Have to admit, I was pretty pro at 7, doesn't reflect now though lol

**EDIT** I'm now 21
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