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post #21 of 111
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Originally Posted by Blameless;14582377 
I've been PC gaming for 20 years, and there is no end in sight.

Thats the spirit. If you dont play
A) Blizz games like WC3, WoW, SC2, soon D3
B) BF Games
C) Valve games like CSS, TF2
D) COD

Then there is not much else to play.
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post #22 of 111
Gaming with a community you are involved in is always better I find. That way there is always someone you 'know' online to play with. Other than that I find certain games I still play years after they were released.

Like Enigma says, "Do what you want, and do it until you're fine"
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post #23 of 111
All it takes is one "special" game to relight that fire.

For me, it was fallout 3. Then the frequent CTD's put me off it for a while. Then it was Left 4 dead, then #2, then bad company, then Shogun 2.....

It's all about the games really. some games will work for you, others wont. I tend i go through phases, then out of sheer chance i stumble across an old or new game that just knows how to light my fire - so to speak.
post #24 of 111
I quit all my games except League Of Legends redface.gif
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I watch more movies/shows than game nowadays

with that rig...


but yeah i hear ya. I have all the new "hot" games and still i find em all boring
post #26 of 111
I haven't bought a top game since...I can't remember when. Hopefully BF3 gets me back into the gaming mood. All I play now is iRacing and with the crap that's going on over there at the moment even it isn't much fun anymore.
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post #27 of 111
I honestly don't find them very fun any more either. Mostly all I do is play cs:s, but that is a whole different story for me.
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post #28 of 111
I think a lot of that feeling is due to having grown up in the 90s.
We grew up during one of the great eras of gaming. Somewhere around 2002 (I was 12) I started to see that games were getting stale and repetitive and lost interest. The last great console was probably the PS1 or N64, and PC games from that Era are still in many ways(Namely Narrative and Characterization) leaps and bounds ahead of modern games.
I still play games when something interesting comes along, but its a small hobby rather than a real passion.
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post #29 of 111
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er;14582441 
Thats the spirit. If you dont play
A) Blizz games like WC3, WoW, SC2, soon D3
B) BF Games
C) Valve games like CSS, TF2
D) COD

Then there is not much else to play.

Mass Effect series, Assassin's Creed series, Crysis series (to some degree), The Witcher Series, Fallout series, Dead Space series, Just Cause 2, Devil May Cry 4 (amazingly fun + looks/runs great on PC), Prototype, Splinter Cell: Conviction, BioShock series, Singularity, Batman:AA, heck, even Resident Evil 5 was entertaining, and I could probably add a good 20+ games to this list that are extremely fun regardless of genre.

There is PLENTY to play, but more often than not the problem is people taking the time to get into these games rather than just assuming they'll be instantly drawn in after the tutorial/5 min. of gameplay, or nitpicking that some of these games aren't quite up to a high standard that would take advantage of their hardware (graphics aren't good enough, story doesn't sound interesting so they don't give the game a chance, etc.)...but it's also probably fair to say that the overall pc-gaming experience has yet to really catch up to what enthusiast/high-end hardware should "feel" like - the innovation and immersion just isn't quite there, and hopefully Battlefield 3 turns that around...
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post #30 of 111
I still game like crazy. Obviously the amount of hours i put in has changed because im an adult and I have to work and clean and cook etc. But still, I game in my free time. I can't stand passive activities like watching t.v. I'd rather play a game where I have to use my brain. So games like cs, tf2, bc2, sc2 keep me occupied. To each his own really. If you have no passion for it anymore time to move on I guess.
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