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8, maybe 9.
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I'm a real late comer to this party. I never played a computer game 'till I was 32. My computer came with a game called: Lode Runner. That was nearly 25 years ago!
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Reader rabbit when I was like, 5 in first grade, also played some backyard baseball. Then in 3rd grade Sim city 4. From there I moved onto diablo, starcraft, diablo 2, warcraft 3 and so on and so forth.
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About 7. I'm 22 now
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About 4 when I got my first PC.

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Growing up my mom never bought me games, I always had to play them at friends' houses. I played a lot of console stuff on NES/SNES etc. However I remember my first PC game at a buddy's house. Commander Keen. Played the whole original trilogy. Then played MegaRace in 1994

I was 7. 25 now and still love PC gaming.

Edit: How could I forget about Commander Keen? Lol.
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7 with an IBM PS/2.
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post #89 of 375
About 7. I'm 17 now. But during my 14 - 16 years I switched to console gaming. I'm both now.
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Probably since i was 2.. 15 now. I remember playing putt-putt on an old windows 95 pc. Oh how the days go by.

Oh my god the hours I've logged on that game!!! Such a classic
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post #90 of 375
i remember waking up early and unpack frogger for my Atari from the christmas tree before my parents wake up. i was 5y old, im almost 34 now.

game that really hooked me up...

Zaxxon
Legend of Zelda 1 & 2 on NES & SNES
All the final fantasy series on console
Dragon Warrior was crazy addicting on NES
Contra 1 & 2
Diablo1 in 97, discovered online gaming!!! woot
Starcraft was VERY intense after that.
Baldur's Gate 1&2 were sick, still top 5 game ever,
then came Diablo2 and the secret cow lvl farming...
maybe a year of online WC3.
some more StarCraft....
Good title i played after that was Beyond good and Evil, was refreshing from Blizzard title...
Then Wow came out... end of RL for 5 years...
finally got rid of it, and now im hooked on the Dragon ages series, both 1 & 2 with all DLC,
actually playing Mass Effect 1, trying to finish both 1&2 before 3rd come out
and yes Witcher 2 is a nice looking game but i havent got addicted yet...

im sure i forgot a LOT in 29 years....but these are what came up to mind
Edited by Frank33 - 7/20/11 at 7:20pm
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