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I'm pretty fond of Half Life 2.
Smite thee with crowbar fury.


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I'm pretty fond of Half Life 2.
Smite thee with crowbar fury.


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i agree with Half Life being very story driven.
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HL2 series
Mass effect trilogy

Excellent games in every way, including soundtracks!

Off topic, but can I recommend a few excellent Sci Fi novels to you?
Origin series by Stephen Baxter
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
anything written by Heinlein or Maxx Barry.
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HL2 series
Mass effect trilogy

Excellent games in every way, including soundtracks!

Off topic, but can I recommend a few excellent Sci Fi novels to you?
Origin series by Stephen Baxter
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
anything written by Heinlein or Maxx Barry.

i thought ME 1 was laughably bad. played 2 and enjoyed it. 3 is an abomination.
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Older Games:
Half-Life 1
Starcraft 1

Newer Games:
Black Mesa Source - Replace Half-life 1, almost exact same story/game but updated graphics.
Half-Life 2 with Episode 1 and 2 - Very well done story driven game.
Starcraft 2 - Good story to go along with a lot of lore.
The Witcher 1 and 2 - Compelling storyline mixed with excellent gameplay
    
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Older Games:
Half-Life 1
Starcraft 1

Newer Games:
Black Mesa Source - Replace Half-life 1, almost exact same story/game but updated graphics.
Half-Life 2 with Episode 1 and 2 - Very well done story driven game.
Starcraft 2 - Good story to go along with a lot of lore.
The Witcher 1 and 2 - Compelling storyline mixed with excellent gameplay

agreed 100%
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HL2 series
Mass effect trilogy

Excellent games in every way, including soundtracks!

Off topic, but can I recommend a few excellent Sci Fi novels to you?
Origin series by Stephen Baxter
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
anything written by Heinlein or Maxx Barry.

great book recommendations....did you hear?

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1731141/

oh, and to be on topic, ME and DA:Origins
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The Saboteur has a good story i woulth say i think its rly underated (people barely knows it)
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i thought ME 1 was laughably bad. played 2 and enjoyed it. 3 is an abomination.

Understand that I played ME1 when it was released and on console. This was pre building my own computers. Still has one of the better storylines for Sci fi.(weak scifi, not strong Sci fi like some of the novels I recommended.)

I played 2 the most, on PC and out of sheer boredom. it was really great in the beginning with all the cutscenes and the lazarus project and all that. but they kindof killed something about the spirit of the game IMHO. 3 was meh. looks pretty and that's about it.
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great book recommendations....did you hear?

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1731141/

oh, and to be on topic, ME and DA:Origins

WAT, now I have a second movie to look forward to. The first being Star Trek: into darkness!!! biggrin.gif
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