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Mm, yes, brand new system... new 560ti 448 GPU... and what do I play? I've been playing Killing Floor, Morrowind, The Binding of Issac, Super Meat Boy, and the XCom games. -sigh-
PS: I did pick up Saints Row the Third, and it was pretty good and funny. Just FYI.
PPS: There are some adjectives in our languge which do not have comparative or superlative forms. More stupid or most stupid is used rather than stupider or stupidest. There is no such word as beautifuler, either, although I have heard it said. "Perfect" and "unique" are in a class by themselves. Nothing can be more perfect or more unique than something else. It is correct to say "more nearly perfect" or "more nearly unique"

I'm so confused about Saints Row III... I've heard people absolutely hate it and people who absolutely love it. Maybe I'll have to check it out:thumb:
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It's because the new generation of gamers and people are stupider in general.

I second this

Same goes for hip hop, back in the day hip hop was amazing, nowadays hip hop (mainstream hip hop, not underground hip hop) is a joke.

Kids would rather listen to their fake pop artists that have absolutely no lyrical talent, it's a business now,(most) music is no longer for the love it's for the money, same goes for a lot of games now.
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It's because the new generation of gamers and people are stupider in general.

Basically
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I second this
Same goes for hip hop, back in the day hip hop was amazing, nowadays hip hop (mainstream hip hop, not underground hip hop) is a joke.
Kids would rather listen to their fake pop artists that have absolutely no lyrical talent, it's a business now,(most) music is no longer for the love it's for the money, same goes for a lot of games now.

True

hip hop & rap is so diluted now
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the reason I think why they are getting worse is because the dev's want a game out pretty much 1yr after the previous they made. eg. the cod series, because of this fast turn around time on the game's they have been neglecting the game it self and the community imho. I remember back quite a few years ago the production of the games would take longer but you would get a game that ran great from day1, no need to have near as much patch's and everyone enjoyed the games more.

You got me thinking... the internet wasn't as widely spread back then, so games had to run great out of the box. Now they can shove it out to get their money and then fix anything that pops up later, as virtually all computers are connected to the internet or can at least connect to update.
    
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Well, my opinions:

skyrim is better than earlier tes games, imo.
deus ex hr was awesome
batman AC owes nothing to batman AA
portal 2 > portal 1

So... some are better, some worse... it''s as it has always been... movies are like that too.

I don't see it as a trend.
    
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portal 2 > portal 1

Hell no, my opinion.
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portal 2 > portal 1
Hell no, my opinion.

To each his own.
I actually played portal 2 before the 1st. Loved them both, but liked the second more.
1 rocks too.
    
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Game sequels at least have a much better history than movie sequels.
    
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Portal 1 and 2 are probably the best games released in the past decade.
    
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