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Everything Blizzard has ever made
Half-Life 1
Battlefield 2
Halo
Oblivion
WHAT?????


Im confused
    
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FarCry 2 by miles. s=
Oh and TF2.
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Let me start off by saying that anyone who has heavily criticised TF2, Portal or the HL1/2 series, can come here and get a right-hooker in the face.

Yes, you are entitled to your opinions, but your brain obviously lacks any ability to form decent opinions. Either that, or you simply do not have any taste.

Go back to playing Pong if that's what you love so much.


As for the few disappointments I have purchased:

Bioshock - Love the Art Deco, nice concept...just got a bit boring after a while.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R - Didn't like the game mechanics, felt too clunky. Also crashed all the damn time.
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I went out and bought DeadSpace and FarCry 2 in the same day and was disapointed in both. I have to admit I didnt give DeadSpace much time though.

On the other side of things I got a hold of L4D and TF2 and Have been loving them both!
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Games I didn't finish:
Spore
Prostreet
Far cry 2.

Prostreet too repetitive as well as the rest although I MIGHT give far cry 2 another chance if I ever get really bored.

My 11yo cousin played GTA:SA and thinks his cool to quote CJ and pretend to be tough when I'm capable to bash him with one hand. (Not that I do). For some games you need a certain level of maturity. Speaking of which, I bloody found GTA:SA to be awesome

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Everything Blizzard has ever made
So I take it you're not a Diablo fan either.
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Oblivion - looked good, got mostly excellent reviews, was fun for a couple of hours. Then I noticed that there were only 2 or 3 dungeon/house designs that were just cloned over and over. Shivering Isles was a little better, and had some great NPC's, but it wasn't enough to save the game.

The Witcher - This game, so far, is pretty good. My only complaint with it is that the code is extremely inefficient. The wide screen support is busted (it works, but cut scenes look like youtube), it is single threaded, it eats RAM for breakfast, and the only way to play it on my 7900GS is to run it at piss poor resolution. I know the 7900GS is outdated but I have mine v-modded and OC'd and I can run games like Bioshock or HL2/Portal at max settings, 4-8x AA, and 1680x1050 res with acceptable framerate. I will give it another shot once I upgrade my graphics card, but for now it sits idle in my Steam collection.

HL1 - go ahead and strike me down now, but I really don't like this game. I bought it when it was on sale on Steam for 98 cents, and never bothered to play it through. I know it's a 10 year old game, so I don't care about the graphics. I just can't get into it for some reason.

Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter - This is another one of those that isn't exactly bad, but it isn't my type of game. It isn't so much an FPS as a combat simulator. My 9 year old son absolutely loves this game, but I find it too complicated.
 
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Spore....worst purchase ever!!!
QFT

Dude... I don't know how I was fooled into buying it! It's got to be the biggest waste of $49.99 ever! The cell and creature stages were fun for the 30 mins each they lasted.. after that it just sucked so bad!
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WarCraft III: I'm sorry but when I have 500 men and you have 1 big magician, I should win. What happens in most cases? My guys do the equivalent of throwing down their weapons and dying. And blademaster rushes have got to be the lamest thing in the history of video games! And that includes unplugging your buddy's controller in Street Fighter.
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Flight Simulator X most definitely.
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