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We are going to be having a LAN party in two weeks time with some of our friends. There is normally about 12 of us. Not all of them are expert gamers, but they can play. We have been playing BF2 for quite some time now, and we have got bored of it. We are looking for other games. Preferably FPS, but games like Minecraft and Flat out are ok. Allot of people have the average rig, so games that lower pc's can handle, and also bigger pc's.

Thanks and advanced!

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Assuming you will have an Internet connection available, Counter Strike GO, Team Fortress 2. Also Warcraft 3 is a load of fun to play together, never gets old!
I'd recommend Left 4 Dead 2 too, it's a blast!
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The Unreal Tournament series are great multiplayer games. Easy to play, some great maps & mods out there.
Runs great on all hardware too.
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+1 for TF2 and the Unreal Tourney series

we also Love the Dota map for WC3 (kinda steep learning curve but if your all on the same level (beginner) its great...thought its only a 10 player game
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Whatever you pick...make sure they are games that every one likes so that you can keep doing it.

I'd do anything to do a LAN again, but it is near impossible to interest people these days. Friends will come over for a football game or a movie, but they will never want to haul their computers over.

Broadband killed the LAN party star. sad-smiley-002.gif

I'd recommend Team Fortress 2 as well...perhaps throw in an RTS too like Supreme Commander or Star Craft 1 or 2.
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CS,dotA COD. thinking.gif

For 10 these are fine. For 12 thinking.gif
post #8 of 54
Best LAN games are where you can work together or any compeditive game where the rounds don't take too long.

Nothing worse than losing early and having to wait 45 minutes before you can play again.

With that being said:

Left for dead
Custom games on your favourite RTS (SC2 or WC3)
Tower defense games
Unnreal tournement
Counterstrike

I can't come up with anymore, but those above are the meat and bones of any LAN smile.gif


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Too bad you guys don't like playing C&C Red Alert...
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MW1? and / or World at War.

Nostalgia WC3: Throzen throne ...or play Battlefield 2142/1942


or CSS:Zombie mod, thats So Effing Fun

YOu know what? Savage 2. I played that at my last lan party, Its Free to play and its fun
Edited by Noctizzle - 11/19/12 at 6:47am
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