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Morrowind, Oblivion and Skyrim probably have over 1,000 hours combined easily.
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Arkham City/Asylum, Splinter Cell Conviction, Grand Theft Auto IV, Fallout 3

Most of the games i listed are dirt cheap because they are older games.
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Batman AA/AC
Stalker
Elder Scrolls
Fallout
Deus Ex
Witcher
Amnesia
post #24 of 37
All of the games listed thus far have been FPS/RPGs, so I will throw out a couple of games from the "other" genre, Strategy or Real Time Strategy.

A couple weeks ago I picked up Total War : Napoleon, and I absolutely love it. You can get immersed for hours dealing with the intricacies of the strategy/economy on the campaign map, and the battles are phenomenal, with over 3,000 units in the larger battles! And, the AI can kick your butt (mine anyways), and it doesn't just cheat and give the computer more/better units, it really has some good strategy, pulling flank attacks and that sort of thing that you usually only see when playing human opponents. The newest Total War is Shogun 2, set in Japan, but playing pretty much the same as the Eurocentric Total War games.

Another game I got recently and really like is Battlestations Pacific. This is a really fun game where you control different units from individual fighter planes on up to whole naval fleets. The worst part of BSP is the BAD ( to the point of being funny) voice acting. They have people who can barely speak english trying to imitate an english speaker with a Japanes accent- etc, and is complete fail. But the graphics are great and the game itself is fun and well worth the $20 price tag.
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bf3
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Guys, the OP is using an air card. Sounds like Steam is out of the question. Getting a multiple GB game downloaded uninterrupted would probably be nigh impossible.

Some good suggestions:

Stalker series
Oblivion
Fallout 3
Bioshock
Mass Effect (not played this one, but I've heard great things about it)
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Ha, really?! I found the ACII graphical glitches and issues really bothering me, even though the gameplay is fun. AC didn't have those issues and I haven't played the next games in the series yet.
The voice acting in the first one is awful! I didn't have any graphical issues in ACII. I did have the hard copy though. Didn't get it digital.
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Would BF3 be worth getting for only the single player? And I wasn't aware that Skyrim was exclusive to steam, you can't just play it off a CD? How many AC games are there at this point? And if I was to just get one of them, which would you recommend?
hahah Ganja won't agree with me on this. But I liked the 2nd AC the most out of them all. The first one had terrible voice acting and the 3rd was a lot like the 2nd one. There are 3 out right now, but the 4th is coming out in November I believe.
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Fallout 3 and/or New Vegas to hold you over to Skyrim.
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MINECRAFT

My best return on investment ever from a game purchase and doesn't need a network connection to play single player.

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