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nvm , the best is red dead redemption . ton of people will agree with me !
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Persona 3 and 4 for PS2, GTA San Andres (best one imo), Metal Gear Solid series and Assassin creed series.
    
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Darksiders
Just Cause 2
L.A. Noire
The Last Remnant
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Ah we have emulators too? So...Shadow of the colossus...The best ever
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I like the Fallout series and the Mass Effect Series for storylines.

I also like the storyline a lot in the Half Life 2 series.
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Assassin's Creed series is my favorite games for story.
 
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Arkham asylum and city, Mass effect series, Dragon Age, and the Max Payne series.
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FEAR was awesome and original for its time and even kinda for today's standards as well
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Mafia and Mafia II
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FEAR was awesome and original for its time and even kinda for today's standards as well

What do you mean "even kinda for today's standards"? Today's standards are spectacularly low, so F.E.A.R is only becoming more impressive.

On the subject of F.E.A.R, it's one of those games where teh story isn't completely spoon-fed to you via cutscenes (although it has nice cutscenes too). You can glean a lot of info from radio and phone messages etc. I like that. It was the same with Max Payne 2 and Unreal. In fact, outwardly Unreal appears to be rather thin on the story aspect and almost devoid of cutscenes, but if you pay attention, there is actually quite a rich storyline being conveyed to you through various logs and things (universal translator).

Diablo I/II has one of my favourite stories ever in gaming. A lot of Diablo I's story was in Librarius Ex Horadrim, before you even entered the game. Diablo began as a story driven RPG, but during Diablo II's lifetime most people came to treat it as an MMO. This was it's downfall. When you ignore the story, there is very little to Diablo.
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