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Well limiting to recent history

BF3 @ $55. What was I thinking. Worth $30 at best.
Left 4 Dead 2
Diablo 3 @ $60. Ok game but should have been $30
Starcraft 2 @ 60. Ditto.
Civ V @ whatever I paid at launch. Should have waited for the current GOTY $20 prices. I do still play every now and then since I got G&K expansion.

Best game EVER for the price paid = Borderlands 2 for FREE with my GTX 660TI. I am loving this game and it is worth $40-50. I was going to buy the graphics card anyway.... the game was a pleasant surprise (I found BL1 to be boring after a while, never finished).

OK games for the value I paid? Just Cause 2 and a ton of DLC for $5 on a Steam sale. I don't usually like sandbox games and I tired of it quickly. Had some fun but got old. But was it worth 5 bucks? Sure.

Fallout New Vegas for $5 recently from Newegg. Haven't touched it yet because of BL2. I read all the hating reviews, but hopefully they have patched it up by now, and for $5 I will take a shot.


Waiting on XCOM. It looks cool, but I have some backlog and I'm sure it will be under $20 before we know it. Torn between PC and 360 though. (PC = better graphics etc, downside is money is gone when done playing and wife complains when I disappear for too long playing PC games. With 360 at least I get to play on the big screen, and have some game resell potential. Plus the Mrs slightly reduced gripe factor.
    
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Guild wars 2

And Section 8: Predjudice. Terrible really really TERRIBLE game
Edited by HighwayStar - 10/17/12 at 2:22pm
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I would have to say that I regret a little for buying Resident Evil 6 Leather Jacket Edition for about 1340$. The jacket was cool but the game, not so much rolleyes.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by minorhunter View Post

I would have to say that I regret a little for buying Resident Evil 6 Straight Jacket Edition for about 1340$. The jacket was cool but the game, not so much rolleyes.gif

corrected!
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Brink at full price. frown.gif

Wow that game was horrible, probably the worst game I have tried. Got it for $5 on Steam, played it for about 15 minutes, and was left speechless.

My next game is Dirt 3, complete waste of $40. I was looking for a good racing game on the current consoles, and that game was a big let down. Ended up getting Gran Turismo which was a much better experience.
Edited by Psyrical - 10/17/12 at 4:17pm
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Crysis 2.
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Empire Earth III. WORST. GAME. EVER! and I consider myself rather forgiving of games.

Other than that I wasn't really impressed with Age of Empires III but I wouldn't put it on the list because it did grow on me. However, home cities have too many bugs and saves are all messed up with them. The main issue was I discovered Total War right after I got it so.....

I can understand the OP's feelings about SWGB but the game was surprisingly good imo and campaigns were pretty interesting. However, I think the only reason I really can't say anything bad about it is because of how it stands in comparison to Empire at War...
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MW3 hardened edition for £70 frown.gif
Oh well, not getting it would mean not owning a CoD game.
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Left 4 Dead 2, should have got the US version, instead got the overly censored AUS version.
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Left 4 Dead 2, should have got the US version, instead got the overly censored AUS version.

i feel for you man. hate the AUS version
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