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I too am bad for this. But unless the game really captures my interest, then I will finish it (Metro2033, STALKER series, Battlefield Bad Company 2, and some others). But I still need to finish (well, now I need to restart) The Witcher 1 and 2. Bought Final Fantasy 13 the day it came out, played about 2h30min and never picked it up since.....
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I try not to buy games unless I know I am going to finish them, cheap steam deals are tempting but if I know I will not finish a game, I wont buy it. All those purchases add up and all you get is a very big steam list.
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I used to be really bad with this when I was younger, games were also harder back then. Not I only don't finish if the game is awful.
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I've define finishing games by getting 100% in achievements on Live....sadly, i've only been able to do that once.
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I read this this morning. I personally finish all my games (I get my money's worth out of them).
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I've completed every game I currently own (Not counting the Humble Indie games I just got) apart from Arkham Asylum which I haven't yet started - I'm waiting for my new rig so I get get all the PhysX goodness

If I doubt I'll enjoy a game, I don't buy it until I know I'll like it or there's at least a good chance I will. Some games I didn't complete straight away and came back to but games like Portal/Portal2 you just can't put down!
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I don't finish a lot of games. I tend to get distracted towards the end of the game. Hack, never even finished FFVII. Fought the last battle and lost and was too lazy to walk all the way back right away and started another game. Then I lost the save. ;_;
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Originally Posted by Aaron_Henderson View Post
Games I truly enjoy, I play to the finish. The ones that don't really hold my interest, the majority of games nowadays, I play until I can confidently decide they are not worth the little free time I have available.
Totally agree. Hell, some of my favorite games that i have "completed" i seem to not "beat" them, like Freespace (i need to climb 4 more ranks to fully beat the game )
   
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i finish all my games
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i think i have finished all my games except for Elder Scrolls Oblivion, because i bought it for PS3 back when i didn't have a good computer.
Now I cant transfer my save to PC and i just don't use my PS3 besides for movies.
    
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