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I neither said nor implied that any of the games are bad. I even explicitly stated as much because I feared you'd misunderstand my point. You're reading too much into it and have managed to do so incorrectly.

The quality of a game isn't equivalent to if it's from a golden age of gaming or not. You're conflating those two things. My point was instead that a "golden age" is subjective and is determined by when people experience what. People tend to like what they grow up with or the state of a field or hobby as it existed when they were most interested (usually when first starting).

On a final note, you do not properly value opinions. A shared opinion amongst a large group means no more or less than a single person with a dissenting opinion when it comes to how people value subjective experiences like art, cinema, or games.
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I never cared for the Dust maps.

Militia was the BEST imo!
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Anyone also miss the old Day of Defeat game?

I remember some intense fights in that game. You would be running around and PING headshot!, screen goes black and you are dead.
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Anyone also miss the old Day of Defeat game?

I remember some intense fights in that game. You would be running around and PING headshot!, screen goes black and you are dead.

Yes I do! I was pretty awesome at it too. biggrin.gif

Seriously, just my friend and I would wipe out whole entire teams and often. Constantly being accused of cheating (never in my life cheated in MP game) and booted from several servers just for kicking lots of aise. thumb.gif We had our own team tag on our names too which seemed to just attract more attention or abuse from jerky players who couldn't handle the awesomeness. tongue.gif I think we would rock the map Caen so hard that we would ask people to make uneven teams and we'd still kick their ass. I remember all the spots on all the maps. All the updates and changes. Moving from 1.3 to 2.0 was HUGE and painful cuz the feel of the game changed a lot. It was bad for a little while then got good again. Played and played and played the hell out of DoD. Sorta lost my way once Source came out.

Got back into it a few years ago specifically playing the Left for Dead mod for it which was super awesome. Stopped playing that just a couple years ago when the last two servers running that mod seemed to disappear. I wonder if there are any up now?


Holy crap. CS 1.6 and before was the shizznit.... DoD was my Jesus. tongue.gif
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Anyone also miss the old Day of Defeat game?

I remember some intense fights in that game. You would be running around and PING headshot!, screen goes black and you are dead.

I was a big fan of the original DoD. I rather enjoyed the K98's one shot kill. It was tough to use it effectively in an assault capacity due to its being bolt action, but I liked the challenge. I can remember wiping out an entire spawn wave once on that map that featured a ruined town center with buildings you could enter all around the central area. I used a K98 until it was out and then got a few more with my pistol. Then came calls of me being a cheater. heh It was just a lucky round, and I remember it to this day because of how exciting it was.
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Any scoutzknivez players here? I only started playing CS 1.6 in December 2003 when my sister's BF at the time gave me a 1.6 key.

I started with the aim/awp maps, then moved to scout maps almost exclusively for the next... 7 years or so that I played hardcore.

If anyone did play SK, do you guys remember CSGAMER, c4a, AA, or tU servers? that's where I played.
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I was a big fan of the original DoD. I rather enjoyed the K98's one shot kill. It was tough to use it effectively in an assault capacity due to its being bolt action, but I liked the challenge. I can remember wiping out an entire spawn wave once on that map that featured a ruined town center with buildings you could enter all around the central area. I used a K98 until it was out and then got a few more with my pistol. Then came calls of me being a cheater. heh It was just a lucky round, and I remember it to this day because of how exciting it was.


Yep. Sounds like Caen.




I used the Thompson almost always until the MG class was introduced in version 2.0. My friend that I mentioned in my last post about DoD loved the Kar98k for the same reasons. You had to be a good shot but if you were you got that kill. He also loved the sound the game made when you bayonet a guy in the face. Lol! biggrin.gif

I ran around with my smg and punched people to death. thumb.gif
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Bring back Oilrig and Siege.
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