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I'm on satellite internet and can't really play online. However, I have a few friends that also play PC games, and I've got 2 PC's that can max BF3 + a half decent laptop (i5-2410 + GT540).

I have $70 left on a prepaid master card, already have CS:S, Nexuiz and CoD4. Preferably, something with some bots as well.
Edited by Dirtyworks - 3/8/12 at 1:46am
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Don't flame me but I have had a buttload of fun with Halflife (original) over the years - with the variety of maps, models/skins and Rhobot, you can have some pretty surreal games. I know it's a bit ugly graphically but that means it will run on just about anything. If you're all in the same room it will be a great laugh.
Quake 3 is good fun as well - ditto for skins/models/maps etc. Sometimes it's all about the gameplay, not the graphics. Should be able to find them el cheapo as well.
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FEAR combat, it's free too. smile.gif

Edit: Not sure if there are bots though.

And as some guy said, Quake is good.
I've only played quake live but it would be a lot of fun with friends.
It's fast paced and it'd be easy to get into if none of you have played before.
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post #4 of 17
Was just thinking of fear - there are a few free fps mp games, just search on here for 'free multiplayer'
Have fun!
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Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year.

Not the best graphics in the world. But it is pretty fun for a little while, quite easy to set up for LAN matches and it does have bot support.
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Unreal Tournament period. I use to make maps for that game when it first came out, dear god was it epic, along with all the lan parties i use to go to.
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post #7 of 17
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Interesting. Does FEAR support offline play? I absolutely cannot play online. Not only is the connection slow (60kbps on a good day), my ping is astronomical (+600ms).

Also, Nexuiz is a game on the Quake engine and supports those map's + has 10x better graphics wink.gif
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Any Unreal Tournament
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At college all us nerds would gather in the PC room and play Halo Combat Evolved LAN. There were about 12 of us all playing together and we had the time of our lives. Another great game on LAN is Minecraft, which is possible to play on LAN which I figured out how to do. wink.gif
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At college all us nerds would gather in the PC room and play Halo Combat Evolved LAN. There were about 12 of us all playing together and we had the time of our lives. Another great game on LAN is Minecraft, which is possible to play on LAN which I figured out how to do. wink.gif

How? The closest I've gotten to LAN was a server set up on my PC while others connect to my local IP.
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