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MASS EFFECT IS SIMPLY FREAKINGLY AWESOME!!!
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MASS EFFECT IS SIMPLY FREAKINGLY AWESOME!!!
THANKS I HAVE LESS DOUBTS NOWWWW!!!
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mh, what about Bastion?
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mh, what about Bastion?

My god. I absolutely adore that game. "Kid just rages for a while" Good suggestion.
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Anyone play "Remember Me" ? The graphics look amazing so hoping someone would confirm the storyline is amazing too....
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My god. I absolutely adore that game. "Kid just rages for a while" Good suggestion.
I tried the demo, looks impressive tho I have an hard time piloting the guy... if Steam make some deal I might get it :3

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Anyone play "Remember Me" ? The graphics look amazing so hoping someone would confirm the storyline is amazing too....
I read somewhere that isn't above average, but it might be a matter of tastes...
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Now I don't know if revoking my recommendation for "Anna" was a good idea. The puzzles in extended edition are much easier. I'm about 90 minutes in, and so far there's no reason for anyone to get stuck. Too bad you missed the sale last week (66% off).
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To The Moon is a indie game that it's more of a novel than a game. Story wise its really good, and it can leave you teary in a few scenes. The 'novel' is pretty short tho. It lasts about 3 hours.
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Ok to help you out _LDC_ I will try to meet all your criteria, some of these are repeats of what others have said.

-You want games that are not too long, most role playing games are then excluded.
-You want great stories, I assume that means you want more linear than branching story lines, as linear generally have better stories
-Graphics are not too important


I will group these by series and should be played in order unless otherwise stated. I have also gone from oldest to newest by the first titles release date.

Half-Life 2[2004] -> Half-Life 2: Episode One[2006] -> Half-Life 2: Episode Two[2007] - this is more of the same from HL1, continues the story... in a very distinctly Valve way

DOOM 3[2004] - a gorgeous game, but also has a decent story when it comes to horror shooter games

Farcry[2004] -> Crysis[2007] (mostly a shooter series, but if you explore the story is great)

F.E.A.R.[2005] - a great story that reminds me of the anime movie Akira

Prey[2006] - another shooter that has very interesting gameplay and a great story, the ending is kinda meh though

Dreamfall: The Longest Journey[2006] (this is a sequal to The Longest Journey[1999]) - One of the best stories I have played, gameplay was kinda lacking in a lot of areas though

Bioshock[2007] -> Bioshock Infinite[2013] (bioshock 2 also exists, I personally did not like it as much because of the story) - good story, very original idea... they present alternate societies

Portal[2007] -> Portal 2[2011] - Some of the most original stories to have come out in recent memory. These games started the 'evil computer' movie trend in recent years

Alan Wake[2012] (the sequel has a terrible story) - This game is about an author, its really really good.

Dear Esther[2012] - very calming game, you have to be in the right mood to appreciate it, it is very short.
 
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