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Do you guys think it is because of this "fps" genres or shooter genres?
I mean you see ton of those craps everyday and most of the developer releases fps or shooter games over and over again.

Even though we end up playing shooter or fps games, what do you guys think?
I mean back then, we have a ton of fun games that ISN'T FPS or shooters.
     
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Originally Posted by Ryou-kun View Post

Do you guys think it is because of this "fps" genres or shooter genres?
I mean you see ton of those craps everyday and most of the developer releases fps or shooter games over and over again.

Even though we end up playing shooter or fps games, what do you guys think?
I mean back then, we have a ton of fun games that ISN'T FPS or shooters.

I think your kind of right. All these kinds of games are the same thing over and over again. We don't get much of a different kind of genre like before. Am looking forward to. The Evil Within,Watch Dogs,GTA 5 i wont be selling my rig just in case i get the itch to play games again. The last time i felt like playing games was when i had to RMA my card. But i didn't have any other card so i had to wait for them to send out a new card. But once i got the new card played for one day and that was it.
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The last time i felt like playing games was when i had to RMA my card. But i didn't have any other card so i had to wait for them to send out a new card. But once i got the new card played for one day and that was it.

Same thing happened to me. My first 670 died the first day I got it, RMA'd the next day. For two weeks didn't play any games and was extremely anxious to play something. By the time I got it back I didn't even care.
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Same thing happened to me. My first 670 died the first day I got it, RMA'd the next day. For two weeks didn't play any games and was extremely anxious to play something. By the time I got it back I didn't even care.

Your lucky it was only one time. I had to RMA 3 times for my evga gtx 670 ftw 4gb card. And every time i had to RMA i wanted to play games but when i got the new card back only played for a day and that was it
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I think your kind of right. All these kinds of games are the same thing over and over again. We don't get much of a different kind of genre like before. Am looking forward to. The Evil Within,Watch Dogs,GTA 5 i wont be selling my rig just in case i get the itch to play games again. The last time i felt like playing games was when i had to RMA my card. But i didn't have any other card so i had to wait for them to send out a new card. But once i got the new card played for one day and that was it.

For me, I always end up grabbing a shooter or fps games, lol because there's no much of good games to get.
Yes, I know, gta 5 and watch dogs is pretty good however they aren't out yet.

Is there any platform games on PC? Like Jak and Daxter and Ratchet and Clank platform games that was on ps2 and ps3?
     
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For me, I always end up grabbing a shooter or fps games, lol because there's no much of good games to get.
Yes, I know, gta 5 and watch dogs is pretty good however they aren't out yet.

Is there any platform games on PC? Like Jak and Daxter and Ratchet and Clank platform games that was on ps2 and ps3?

I don't think there are any games like that on pc. I use my ps3 and ps2 for them kinds of games
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If gaming is becoming a chore why are you still playing?!

As the internet might say, I "know that feel bro". Anything can become dull and repetitive after too much exposure, we humans are naturally curious and we like variety. I think the best thing for you to do is to stop gaming for a week. Go out and take walks, watch movies, visit with friends and relatives, etc. Read some good books. After that week see if you want to play a game, maybe not an all night session but just for 30 minutes or 1 hour.

I think our gaming is much more fun and enjoyable if we take breaks from it and do other things. So take a break and go enjoy the other things life has to offer.
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If you are still here reading your thread, listen to what everyone said. Take a break for couple of days, few weeks and so on.
Everyone who is a gamer probably have a same problem as you. We got bored and felt like a chore to force ourselves to play a game.

Do what they said, and after a while. Come back and play some games. I think you might enjoy it a lot more.

Or you can try play with a friends in games to see if it change anything.
     
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Is there any platform games on PC? Like Jak and Daxter and Ratchet and Clank platform games that was on ps2 and ps3?

There are a few but not many, plants vs zombies was a fun game and there is rayman(very boring for me).

OP, I would suggest the same as others and say take a break. I get bored all the time. tomb raider and bioshock both got me though. Games these days lack good solid story and gameplay, often they have one or the other(or niether). Mostly they are the same thing over end over(which is great if you like one type of game), I am 32 and cant wait for more innovation in gaming. Unfortunately company's are just doing what makes money and other games(that are different) you never here about.

I would keep your rig as if in a year or less you want to play it will be very costly to replace, just like eating fried foods, do it in moderation.

Good luck with whatever you decide.
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I almost feel like it myself. I absolutely love gaming, it's a passion, but am not addicted to it, often have periods where I got other stuff to do, but play when in the mood. I cannot really play and enjoy games when I'm in a bad mood or tired shape, so my desire to play always comes from positive and active feelings actually. It doesn't hold me off from doing other activities, such as sport. I always said perfection is: a good work out, a shower, some food, sex and playing a game, lol.

However, I often felt that I spend too much time doing this and it may sound strange, but looked up to my friends who despite being young never cared about gaming and used the time for better things (there are too many "better things" to do than gaming).
I guess I felt kind of down lately, but I haven't touched games for some time. The last I played was my game-love of my life, Thief (the third it was, the weakest in the series), which feels like a good way to quit. I really want to just do more valuable things than spend those couple of hours playing a game, but I know I will probably not quit (entirely and forever), impossible, but just "enjoy" the abstinence while it lasts.

Also a quit looking up the game forums I used to keep track of. It's kind of like I launch the browser and don't really know what to do, lol (I don't do social media stuff). All I've been doing lately was actually listening to music and browsing random stuff, reading Wikipedia on random stuff. Should probably just keep the Computer off more often also, I actually hate Computers and really always did them only because of gaming.

It's not like I can't stop gaming, it's like I want to. Like to reset my head and finally get free of this tedious hobby/habit/desire. I always felt that it was right not to try to get into the industry also, especially considering how depressing it is today.
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