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Toss me some of the more memorable moments in games where you had to sit there and tell yourself. Yeah like that wasn't coming (sarcasm.)

My favorite one in crysis:
"You go take care of the tanks, I'll stay here and guard her."
That moment for me was like...wow really?!

Another one for me was in Half-Life 2
"The teleporter's not working!"
And there's me going, figures. Nothing ever does around me does it?

Another in Half-Life 2
"We don't goto Ravenholm anymore."
Me: "Wonder when I'll be heading there....."
Edited by Black Magix - 5/27/08 at 10:53am
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lol in COD games the germans are coming! the german are coming! well no shoot
    
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Originally Posted by Black Magix View Post
Toss me some of the more memorable moments in games where you had to sit there and tell yourself. Yeah like that wasn't coming (sarcasm.)

My favorite one in crysis:
"You go take care of the tanks, I'll stay here and guard her."
That moment for me was like...wow really?!
lol,another one from crysis when in reckoning psycho is sitting with helena in the vtol and the four legged alien appears,"no way i am landing with that thing onboard" and when they leave you in the mine while helena is rescued,it is pathetic how everytime you rescue her,psycho or prophet guard her in a vtol while you have to run around killing aliens or koreans.
    
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I was playing GTA 4 and was on the freeway tossing grenades at cop cars. Was about to lob one right in the middle of 3 cars then all of a sudden a lamp post landed on me, causing me to land on the grenade.
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It's those moments where you walk in a wide room with a bunch of ammo lying in the center that make you go, "Well sh** what now?"

In my honest opinion, when I walk upto a sudden or unexpeted weapon cache, I always expect something big or something ammo consuming. "They never give you something for free." Is my moto in games.
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It's those moments where you walk in a wide room with a bunch of ammo lying in the center that make you go, "Well sh** what now?"

In my honest opinion, when I walk upto a sudden or unexpeted weapon cache, I always expect something big or something ammo consuming. "They never give you something for free." Is my moto in games.
lol yeah, like in doom3, I quickly learned to stay the hell away from healthpacks in strange places.... because the second you walk down that narrow corridor to pick up that 20hp under the glowing red light, some ****in dude will come out screaming and take 25
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Doom 3 was a joke. I learned to deal with it. My friend and I are like the yin and yang of FPS shooters (I fired a random artillery shell in BF1942 in a one on one match with him and guess who randomly exploded? one of our many stories). We like to frick around in games and we decided to play the Doom 3 open Co op mod. Well we're getting through the levels freaking fast and I happen to run up a stair case and can't move anymore, can't jump either. I yell across the way "Dude, are you standing on my head." All of a sudden he just bursts out laughing and yells at me to come look at his screen. Sure enough, an imp tried to crawl out of the vent and ended up landing perfectly on my head in a way that he couldn't attack me but was still trying. So thats a common joke between us now. Whenever one of us does something stupid or unexpected "Dude, are you standing on my head?"
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Ha, if you think doom 3 was bad with that you need to play serious sam.

Man that was a fun game.
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COD4. I don't remember the exact name of the level, but it's where you're running uphill, searching from house to house to find one of the head-honcho terrorists, running away from hoards of enemies, and you're thinking, "hmm...I wonder why no more lanscape is being rendered ahead?" only to find out that after you kill the dude, you have to get to the extraction point, back down the hill through the hundreds of enemies that you were running away from...yeah, didn't see that one coming... lol
    
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Portal: The cake WAS a lie.

Like I didn't see that coming lol.

Hrmm, I like in Crysis once you kill the big thing on the ship and it's all like "YAY! WE Win! We're gunna come pick you up now!" I was thinking "Yea okay.. that thing is gunna crash and I'm gunna have to rescue it, or the final boss is going to come out of nowhere" I didn't see that coming.
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