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Age of Empires 2.

It's the game that pretty much introduced me to PC gaming and I have clocked countless hours playing it with friends. It's also still relevant and a really well working RTS game with top notch mechanics. I still play it with friends on LANs occasionally.
All the age of empires are good (mythology is also pretty good), still play 3 lan every now and again. The hour plus long games are great.
    
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Mount & Blade: Warband, never been hooked on a game more than this, what makes the game so amazing is the combat system, best combat system ever invented. War Of The Roses and Age Of Chivalry have tried to copy the play style of the game and haven't succeeded, which makes those 2 games terrible.
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Battlefield 2,
Literal days spent playing that, not to mention the mods for it,
namely The project reality mod (which will be at ver 1.0 in the next few mths)

So much fun
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I could not just pick one, but the best games of all time to me are

-The Legend of Zelda: A link to the past.

-Half life 2

-Counter Strike 1.6/ Source/ Global offensive

-Battlefield 2 and 3 (bite me)

-Quake

-Starcraft 1 and 2

-Grim Fandango

-The Longest Journey

I better stop here. There are about 20 more titles that I loved. Anything from JRPG's to arena shooters.
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Baldurs Gate series do I really need to explain this one tongue.gif.
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I really want to say cod4 but it was promod which made it a good game. So I'd have to say; Star Wars Battlefront, I had countless hours of fun in that game. thumb.gif

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I'm stuck tongue.gif

I love tomb raider underworld, for it's puzzles, story, and little bit of gun action, but I feel the player to game connection is weak and the game could be put down at any minute (as in little immersion). Plus tomb raider was the very first game I ever played (like my parents skipped all those preschool games and stuck me in front of tomb raider at like 7).
Red faction guerilla (not Armageddon, that was a mess) had an amazing story IMO and the game play was just as fun, and the physics mechanic was sweet.
And then there's mirrors edge, which like tomb raider is ridiculously fun (I'm on my tenth run through I think tongue.gif) but lacks immersion completely.

Spiral knights and halo odst are honorable mentions, halo's graphics, music, and story were really good but the game felt lacking to me and spiral knights had a really compelling story, but it failed it's delivery of this story. I would say skyrim, but I feel something else is missing there as well, perhaps there are too many immersion breakers. So I think my all time favorite would be Red Faction Guerilla biggrin.gif
    
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Gotta go with Zelda. But my favorite zelda game has to be wind waker. I know the use of cel shading was controversial, but I loved it.

I hope that someday they decide to do a remake

Mmmmm... Your wish is Nintendo's command. thumb.gif
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Soldier of Fortune 2 Double Helix.

Reasons pretty simple. played the game for 9 years, a few of those years on pretty high skill level, had a huge clan / community in it and still to this day has some of the best fast-paced FPS game mechanics.

Also I REALLY loved CoD United Offensive. Brilliant singleplayer and anazing action in the multiplayer with HUGE maps and vehicles.
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For PC I played the hell out of CS:S but I wouldn't say it was the best or my favorite. I couldn't tell what the best game was cause there's so many different genre's now. So I'll just say my favorite.

I'd say the game that got me into online gaming which was back in the day of the Playstation 2. S.O.C.O.M. US NAVY SEALS 3. Played the hell out of that game loved it. 3rd person shooter so was a lot different for me. Met loads of people and got me really into shooting games. Was very military like - Navy Seals vs Terrorists. Maps were fantastic and big. Vehicles were great and they had stuff from the campaign such as beat it on the hardest difficulty and get these weapons for multiplayer.
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