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I am looking for a game that I can just put some music on and say screw the story and shoot **** without a care for silly things like cover.

I have never played them but Painkiller and Serious Sam come to mind but I kind of want something where the guns have some meat to them as apposed to shooting a 1,000 bullets a second. For example the Magnum in Half Life 2 and the weapons in the Killing Floor.

I am looking for a Single Player experience.
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Hard Reset.
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Bulletstorm.

It's the very definition of delicious mindless mayhem.

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I just finished playing Bulletstorm, sounds like what you're looking for. If you can find it for $10-$15 its worth a play-through.

Was a great change of pace from COD, MoH, etc.

edit: it is pretty short, probably took ~6-7 hours on normal difficulty.
Edited by AgentHydra - 10/27/11 at 5:50pm
     
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Left 4 dead 1 or 2, thats some fun mindless nonstop shootin, i always played the SP, its more mindless that way
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Check out the Steam Halloween sale. Lots of goodies there. L4D is available if I remember right.
    
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Originally Posted by Raven Dizzle View Post
Hard Reset.
Yep. Got it a few days ago for $15 and really like it, esp for the price I got it at.

Weapons might be a tad lacking based on your criteria. Explosions are good, and environmental factors (barrels, power sources) are fun.

I'm ignoring the story completely except for when something vaguely interesting is on the loading screens.
Edited by JoeWalsh - 10/27/11 at 7:50pm
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This is a bit leftfield but, Just cause 2.
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You are doing yourself a disservice by not playing these two.

Serious Sam HD


Painkiller

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