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Yeah, The great thing about the fallout series is that you really dont have to know anything about the previous games, although there are a few cool moments that you might not pick up on otherwise.
Skyrim is Fallout 3 with Swords and Sorcery. I'm not sure which I loved more. Fallout 3 has a lot of great DLC content as well. New Vegas is not just a expansion but a whole game in its own right and is another great experience with (mostly) unrelated story lines.
Half-Life is also great! In my opinion it was one of the last great storytelling games where you realize you just played an 8 hour session and have absolutely no idea what time it is.
Borderlands is a great game to play with friends... solo its a little dull.
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Depends on what kind of games you're into.

BF3, Killing Floor, L4D2, Metro 2033, TF2, Portal, Skyrim, Witcher 2... all great games. Stay away from CoD, IMO. It's crap compared to what else you can play on PC.
    
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Depends on what kind of games you're into.

BF3, Killing Floor, L4D2, Metro 2033, TF2, Portal, Skyrim, Witcher 2... all great games. Stay away from CoD, IMO. It's crap compared to what else you can play on PC. There are a few "must plays" - Portal, Portal 2, Half Life, BF3. These are staples of PC gaming I would say.

Also, I recommend "try before you buy" if you know what I mean.
    
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Depends on what kind of games you're into.

BF3, Killing Floor, L4D2, Metro 2033, TF2, Portal, Skyrim, Witcher 2... all great games. Stay away from CoD, IMO. It's crap compared to what else you can play on PC. There are a few "must plays" - Portal, Portal 2, Half Life, BF3. These are staples of PC gaming I would say.

Also, I recommend "try before you buy" if you know what I mean.

All of these games go on sale frequently, no need to do what you're implying.
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