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Originally Posted by ginger_nuts View Post

When the buzz of gaming has gone, it is time, yes time for reality, stop playing games, stop spending a large number of hours on forums.
Step outside, go for a walk, go for a run, ride or drive.
When you start enjoying life for what you have come back and the games will have a new zing in them.
I am only talking from self experience as well, thumb.gif so if you choose to take my advice I wish you all the best.

Yes, I agree.... I do go out for walks. Daily... I usualy spend 2-3 hours walking around the town I live in.
As I don't drive anymore due to my irresponsibility with my license, I walk EVERYWHERE. Coffeyville is not exactly a "big" town
so in 2 hours I can walk form one end to the other (east to west)
If it wasn't for amazon and refinery this place would dry up like a desert after a rainstorm in a drought


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post #22 of 59
Wait wait wait. . . you have dragon age 2 but no DRAGON AGE ORIGINS (HEAD ASPLODES). Ok get dragon age: origins play through it then take a break. After I played DA:O I had to take a break. Game was so good I put 80+ hours in a week and a half on a first playthrough. First game since legend of zelda:Ocarina of time when I was little that I played so ridiculously hardcore from start to finish.
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post #23 of 59
The half life 2 series.... I am dying for episode three to come out so I can find out what the deal is on that missing ship

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www.gog.com

I have 139 games and counting, Im getting tired of todays games and have loads of fun playing the old

Also i have been playing TF2 recently oddly enough.
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"Could any of you guy's/girl's out there recommend a good game that could hold my interest?"
Play Deus Ex one again

If you have a 360, Alan Wake is pretty good

If you are bored with games in general, stop cold turkey for a little while. If you are fortunate enough to be in employment in the economic climate, focus on work for a couple of weeks or another project around the house. It takes the mind off the old hobby quite effectively.

Funds and time permitting go travelling around the state(s), see what history you can uncover.

I know the feeling op, sometimes if I am off work and have no projects lined up I get board with computers too.
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The only game I will plan to play for a very long time on creative size is Minecraft. I have my own websserver and I planning to make a private minecraft server between my dear friends only!
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Looks like you don't have Team Fortress 2.
Get it. It's free now, addictive and fun still. Just ignore the masks/hats.
post #28 of 59
I am in the same boat. I have over 300 games in Steam alone and just got got started in Origin with 2 games. I would play a game for 10 minutes, got bored, exited and start watching some show. I do work out 3-4 times so that takes care of my boredness.
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I have the same situation here, I am in fact losing flavor to gaming and more toward TV Shows, News, Tech and testing things. I actually love to test and experiences with hardware and etc.

Me too, I lost the gaming thing... frown.gif I need GTA V to get me back ! biggrin.gif

I like more hardware & overclocking than gaming, and I also got back to the TV
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post #30 of 59
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Play Deus Ex one again
If you have a 360, Alan Wake is pretty good
If you are bored with games in general, stop cold turkey for a little while. If you are fortunate enough to be in employment in the economic climate, focus on work for a couple of weeks or another project around the house. It takes the mind off the old hobby quite effectively.
Funds and time permitting go travelling around the state(s), see what history you can uncover.
I know the feeling op, sometimes if I am off work and have no projects lined up I get board with computers too.

Ah, the sights and history of america... been there, done that... criss-crossed this beautiful country many times. Mostly running around with renaissance faire's. I have traveled a good 70% of the continental US
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