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You've got to try get Far Cry 3 running, it's awesome, and I've only played it on a console so far. (at least until I build my PC, which I got a download code for it anyway)

Once i finish tomb raider i'm going to start in on the far cry 3 dragon w/e mod. looks.... lol!

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Despite the game itself being crappy (except MW1, and even MW2 imo. It was crappy graphics, but just lots of fun), the storyline to the whole MW series was great.

The super cookier cutter evil south american/spanish drug cartel psycho maniac with enough computer skill to hack all the worlds drones story line? meh.







Tomb raider has been amazing so far. It has an awesome mix of cinematic story, and semi-open world exploration. I'm not really a fan of the uncharted series, but i still love this game. Though, iv'e been a lara fan boy since ps1.

some cut scenes are mandatory loading, others are very skip-able

also, has native wide screen support.
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Once i finish tomb raider i'm going to start in on the far cry 3 dragon w/e mod. looks.... lol!
The super cookier cutter evil south american/spanish drug cartel psycho maniac with enough computer skill to hack all the worlds drones story line? meh.







Tomb raider has been amazing so far. It has an awesome mix of cinematic story, and semi-open world exploration. I'm not really a fan of the uncharted series, but i still love this game. Though, iv'e been a lara fan boy since ps1.

some cut scenes are mandatory loading, others are very skip-able

also, has native wide screen support.

haven't tried tomb raider yet, probably get it for PC when I can.
Plus, you're describing the BO2 campaign, which isn't nearly as good as the modern warfare one. Again, I'm not saying the games were good, just the storyline.
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haven't tried tomb raider yet, probably get it for PC when I can.
Plus, you're describing the BO2 campaign, which isn't nearly as good as the modern warfare one. Again, I'm not saying the games were good, just the storyline.
Seriously? I thought the story line was ridiculous.
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Seriously? I thought the story line was ridiculous.

I agree. Mass Effect and Dragon Age have good stories. Penumbra has a great story, Metro 2033 and Last Light have good stories, the older Silent Hill games have great stories. But damn, he must have pretty low standards if he finds Call of Duty's story to be good. But to each his own I suppose. poke.gifkookoo.gif
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Far Cry 3 and Dishonored
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I started dishonored. Then i stopped because it was too much like bioshock and i was getting stories n stuff confused. I'll re-visit it at some point. Still need to finish BS:I

It's a good story as MP based shooter games go, i guess.

You are correct, i had it wrong. It's the black opps 2 story line with super evil genius scar face drug king pin social netword creator wiz guy supervillian

I'm pretty sure the only point of that story line is to introduce the player to each wep in the game.

Also, i will burn down EA/dice HQ if they put those flying machine gun drones in bf4. I played mmo's for 15 years, yet to see anything as broken as those drones.
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I started dishonored. Then i stopped because it was too much like bioshock and i was getting stories n stuff confused. I'll re-visit it at some point. Still need to finish BS:I

lol how are Dishonored and Bioshock similar? The stories are very different, atmosphere is completely different, and the games themselves are totally different. Bioshock plays out like a run of the mill corridor shooter, while Dishonored is a hub-based stealth game with various playstyles and approaches.
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Any Valve game. I always buy them after hearing how "great" they are, and play them for around 3 hours. The exception would be Dota 2, but it isn't really a Valve game at this point.

*gasp!* Not even Portal? I finished the first one in an afternoon and the second one took about three times as long. At the very least try Portal 2. I don't think I have ever laughed harder while playing a video game than the portions with Wheatley and Cave Johnson.
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Despite the game itself being crappy (except MW1, and even MW2 imo. It was crappy graphics, but just lots of fun), the story for the whole MW series was great.

I loved the MW storyline, although I was glad I got picked up MW1 for $5 and MW2 for $10 on a Labor Day Steam sale because I would have been pissed off at how short they were had I payed $60 (I think MW3 ended up costing me around $30.)
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