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lol, that's similar to my experience with that game. Played a few hours, wasn't pulled into it. Then the second time it got me hooked quite easily, and is one of my favorite game series ever.

I'm hoping to scratch Oblivion off of my list, since I just picked it up again.

Oblivion is very good. I enjoyed it much more than Skyrim, but I like Morrowind the most. Not sure I could go back to it with default graphics, though.
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opinions are fine juuuuust fine in my universe... They are just that, opinions... People have opinions, and then there is fact. Rage is bad.

Spoken like a true egotist.
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post #423 of 1298
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Spoken like a true egotist.

Idk, is it egotistic to have a fair point?
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post #424 of 1298
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Idk, is it egotistic to have a fair point?

That's not even close to a fair point. I know a lot more people in real life who enjoyed RAGE than thought it was completely without merit.

"I know everyone is entitled to their own opinion, but yours is wrong." -Said no rational person ever.
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Mass Effect. Couldn't get through the first 10 minutes of it.

Then, a few months later, I picked it up and played it for 40 hours straight, and it's probably my favourite game of all time.

I had the same problem but, once i knew what was what i beat the game. then i started mass effect 2 and dropped it specially after hearing about the then bad ending for ME3 and the fact it won't be on steam. i'm not picking the ME series back up til ME 3 is on steam. I already have ME 1 and 2 on steam i have no need for a separate game client for just 1 game. I also need steam to keep my games in sync across all my sig rigs plus a few more i don't have listed.
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post #426 of 1298
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I had the same problem but, once i knew what was what i beat the game. then i started mass effect 2 and dropped it specially after hearing about the then bad ending for ME3 and the fact it won't be on steam. i'm not picking the ME series back up til ME 3 is on steam. I already have ME 1 and 2 on steam i have no need for a separate game client for just 1 game. I also need steam to keep my games in sync across all my sig rigs plus a few more i don't have listed.

I was very wary of installing Origin, and my mistrust of EA runs pretty deep (going back to NCAA Football 2003 and how buggy it was on the Xbox). I've only used it for the Mass Effect Trilogy and BF3 (BF3's required browser extension is farcically buggy and bad).

But Origin itself isn't so bad, just use it when you play those few games that are EA exclusive and it won't bother you the rest of the time.
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post #427 of 1298
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I had the same problem but, once i knew what was what i beat the game. then i started mass effect 2 and dropped it specially after hearing about the then bad ending for ME3 and the fact it won't be on steam. i'm not picking the ME series back up til ME 3 is on steam. I already have ME 1 and 2 on steam i have no need for a separate game client for just 1 game. I also need steam to keep my games in sync across all my sig rigs plus a few more i don't have listed.

you sir will be waiting a long long time. EA and Valve get along just about as well as Obama and the republicans.


ALSO... People who didn't play mass effect 3 simply because they "heard the ending was bad" should really spend less time trolling forums/youtube and more time making your own decisions on what you think is good/bad. This applies to all aspects of life, relying on twitter/youtube/facebook for your views and opinions is...
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I couldn't be bothered to finish every single game I purchased from steam. I was so excited to build a gaming pc, then went crazy and bought a bunch of games at once. (Sleeping Dogs, Skyrim, Hitman, Far Cry 3 ect...). Eventually got overwhelmed and burned out.

Never happened to me with consoles because my purchases were so spread out that I could focus on one game a time. I blame the steam sales, forces me to over buy tongue.gif
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Borderlands

I've never been so disappointed in a game that is so critically acclaimed.
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I didn't really ever get in to Read Dead Redemption. I loved GTA 4 and played that a lot. I saw the potential in RDR, I knew I would've liked it if I kept playing, I just didn't I guess it didn't suck me in enough initially.
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