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Red Faction, first few mission were fun then it got old.

Ah, Red Faction.

I loved the original Red Faction and I seem to recall the sequel being good as well - all the others however, once it went 3rd person where rubbish IMO.
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It feels good not to be alone
You might check out the restoration mod which was started up after an interview from the fo1 and 2 devs. it included stuff original intended to put in the game and stuff that never worked due to bugs.

http://www.nma-fallout.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=63998

or for the purists, the unofficial patch which fixes 800+ bugs,

http://www.nma-fallout.com/forum/dload.php?action=file&file_id=1075

http://www.nma-fallout.com/forum/dload.php?action=file&file_id=704

Yeah I've heard about black isle leaving alot of content out of the game due to time constraints and all, and thanks for the links I'll check them out.
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Half Life/Half Life 2/Portal. I just can't seem to care about Valve games

Fallout 3, The installation was longer than the play time, A middle finger to the screen, Was two second away from a reformat when i realized that i just could settle on lifelong hate towards bethesda.
(Oblivion included)

Hitman, Everyone of them.

And the list goes on. The most recen one is NWM 2 albeit released ages ago I didn't try it until christmas and well a few hours of uninteresting playtime got cut short by the god awful everything of that game.

I might finish NWM 2 though since well it's moddable
 
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Dawn of War 2, and it's expansions :: Ugh, I've tried to play it, really. But when I do it just feels so sucky. Games for Windows Live does not help matters.
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Half Life 2, Mass Effect, Dragon Age Origins. I picked up these games because a lot of people were raving about them, but in the end they didn't catch my interest.
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What I'm saying is, games have lost all their soul, developers are not giving us what we want anymore:

Sadly your dead wrong there, I know everyone loves to rip apart the last several COD games, but they have made, and continue to make, billions off the franchise.

The problem isn't that the companies aren't giving people what they want, it's that they always aim for the largest market share and what they want and there are far more people out there that want the instant gratification they get in COD multiplayer as opposed to those who want to play a slower more realistic game like Arma 2.

Also we need to accept that the more mature segment of the game market, who prefer substance over style aren't as fast to pre-order games, at full price, then the COD generation is. This is also yet another reason PC versions of games are often treated as afterthoughts. I'm as guilty as the next person, I just bought a dozen games during the Steam sale and spent less then $80 in doing so, additionally I can't remember the last time I paid full price for a game, even when pre-ordering it. Between the occasional pre-order discount on Steam or Amazon and frequent 20, 25, or even 30% off coupons at Greenmangaming, and people selling extra codes from videocard purchases and such, any PC gamer who is paying full price for games is just being silly.




Now, back on topic, there are a lot of games listed in this thread, although most of the titles listed are longer games, and there is a huge difference between putting in 50-100 hours on Skyrim or Borderlands but not finishing it (or finishing it yet,) and someone playing a game for an hour and tossing it aside because they didn't like it, or couldn't get into it. For example, I never finished Skyrim or Fallout 3, but I have over 85 hours into Skyrim but not even 2 hours in Fallout 3 (It just didn't grab me, although I will likely give it another chance at some point.)
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Mostly japanese console games redface.gif

Dark Souls
The legend of Zelda series
Jet Set Radio / Future
Catherine
No More Heroes
Shadow of the Colossus
Metal Gear Solid Saga
Asura's Wrath
SIlent Hill Series (up to 3)
"Tales of" series

But i also love many well regarded pc games

Planscape Torment
The Witcher series
TF2
Killing Floor
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series
Vampire the Masquerade
Amnesia

My taste kind of sucks I suppose. I can recognize the quality of games like Deus Ex, Unreal Tournament, Diablo II or the Fallout series, but I just can´t get into them redface.gif

Killing floor is awesome! I have heard good things about Amnesia, is it worth it?
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Skyrim, what a Waste of time mad.gif

Shut your dirty mouth!

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bioshock infinite got like half way though and it was killing me how boring it was.

I got 2 hours into Bioshock infinite and was like eh screw it.
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i'm straight up 100% fed up and tired with the modern online FPS. When did it become common place for 90% of each team to be comprised of snipers? I'm looking forward to BF4, but my guess is it will also cater to the lazy ass campers, i mean snipers.

It's probably more that i haven't played with a coherent squad in a long time. That would probably fix things, i get so tired of carrying teams in crysis3. While everyone else gaus/bows i run the perimeter smashing all the scoped in campers who can't hear footsteps for some reason.

Im suprised games still offer weps with iron rail sights or no sights at all. Online multiplayer would be considerably more fun if they took everyones scopes away.
 
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Amnesia is totally worth it IMO. Really freaked me out!
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Amnesia is totally worth it IMO. Really freaked me out!


I just watched the video for it again. It looks freaking scary as hell!
 
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^ It was $5 on Gog yesterday, so I grabbed it. (Amnesia) Giving it a go this weekend.
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