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Going through phases on both PC and 360 sounds about right. Eventually I have to leave the house and do something else

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Sure this has been said many times over, but it really depends on what is going on in the rest of your life. That, and I personally find it near impossible to play and enjoy a game by myself these days. I have to be chatting to someone at least, if not playing along with them.
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Odd, I particularly prefer not talking to anyone during my gaming sessions, just killing them

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I used to play a lot of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 and Black Ops and yeah it gets boring. When I play on MMOS I hate to be disturbed when I'm doing something but when I'm done with my objectives and actually feel like talking or helping I actually don't feel like playing at all and spend majority of my day at my friend's to kill time. But then we're still playing games at his place. It's a continuous cycle.
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Yeah. Sometimes I won't touch my xbox for weeks until a new game comes out. When Skyrim came out I played for 26 hours straight and am still playing it non stop. Sometimes you just need a break. I will play games until I die though. I love gaming, but my excess napping is getting in the way of it lol.
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post #76 of 192
I get bored of them frequently. Recently I decided to stick to PC gaming for awhile. So far so good, actually finished a few games they I never have before.
post #77 of 192
I often find myself not gaming as much simply because of what is currently out. I will be playing a ton this year with all of the great releases coming up.
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im on the same boat i just posted a ad on CL yesterday to sell my 360 for 650 got alot of calls of people trying to low ball me. im just sick of xbox so i made the switch over to pc. would be nice to sell my 360 so i can put the finishing touches on my pc
    
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Originally Posted by Wr3ckin_Cr3w View Post

I used to play games religiously. Day and night sessions of GoW and BF2. Ever since I got a job I hardly play any games. Cancelled my subscription to Live, BF3 hardly gets my attention anymore. Makes me sad sometimes, but I actually get out and do things now.

Haha I remember you bro, I used to play BF2 all the time, 2v2 chopper fights were sick.
Anyways I barely play games anymore, too focused on school. And if I do have any free time I usually just browse these forums and see if I can learn anything new, it's always great to learn something new especially if you are going into the field of being a network engineer.
post #80 of 192
Happened to me quite a while ago. It has come to the point that game length has become a major deterrent. Unless it is a AAA title that I have been interested in for a while, I tend to stick to shorter high quality games such as Portal, Bastion, Limbo, Machinarium (lots of indie games).

It is actually a common phenomenon in psychology in which as we grow older we are more concerned about the quality of experience rather than quantity of experience.
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