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It used to be fun and exciting for me......I wanted the next best thing......a better cpu/video card/mobo etc.......for the next best game.......aka crysis and every other hit coming....cod4/bioshock and so many others

now I have just become bored with it all and dont have so much fun playing something such as CSS anymore

i overclock sure I have an 8800gtx but it sits there and guess it makes my e ------------------------------------------> bigger...

i like to help people but gaming eh.........

the most fun I have had recently is playing Crash Team Racing (A PS1 game for a long time ago) with my brothers........that game is AWESOME....pwns everything out now

is this a phase?

same with consoles too though I enjoy guitar hero

ugh ill play CTR now
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Bored with gaming........
GASP! BLASPHEMY!

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<_< >_>

Yeah, I go through stages like that. It usually means I need a game that is way different than the ones I was playing before.
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Ah me to. Im getting bored with gaming also. I bought call of duty 4 so hopfully that will cure some of my boredom.
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same with consoles too though I enjoy guitar hero


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post #5 of 27
It might be a phase. I'm in the same situation. I've given up on gaming and all the mighty expensive upgrades they require.

To fill the void, learn another OS like OSX or Linux. I'm simply not interested in gaming anymore, and these OSs do everything I need them to do, and it's something different.

If you go on with this "phase," you might find that in time, you're not so up-to-date with computer hardware anymore (I definitely am not). I like software much more than I like hardware now. Getting a new card and running a benchmark to watch my FPS go up just isn't satisfying anymore.
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Get a ps3 with GTAIV? That should ne loads of laughter funny
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ive been getting bored of graphically intense gaming latley. i to builtmy pc around playing crysis played it and meh TF2 and CSS pwn its fun-ability!

i second the idea of switching OS's learning linux is a fun experiance

(posting from xubuntu on a oldlaptop in the bathroom )
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css and tf2 does not excite me at all

cod4 turns my gaming senses off

crash team racing......and guitar hero is the only fun games ever
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post #9 of 27
Im bored that I dont have the time to play my games. I wish I could spend hours upon hours on them, but I just dont have the free time. It peeves me quite a bit.
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post #10 of 27
That's what MMO's are for. You get bored of them sure.. but usually you get more time out of it than your standard 1player or smallmultiplayer game. There are so many MMo's out you could play one a week for the next year and not run out. Many are free and are just as enjoyable as the pay versions.
Try rappelz, silkroad, perfect world, shaiya, Gunz-the duel, ... it goes on and on and on. It really is impossible to get bored. These are all free to download and play.
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