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Age of Conan...Warhammer....NFS Undercover...Farcry2...

How are they not on the list?
Agreed with all of those; except I haven't played Far Cry 2 yet, so I guess not with that.

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LBP is right. Its an absolutely wonderful game but their right. No one seems to care any more!
Brilliant game, hopefully they sell a nice amount of copies this winter, the developers deserve it.
    
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post #12 of 36
I loved star wars the forces unleashed...GTA IV (for PC), Farcry 2 should be up there.
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post #13 of 36
I agree with all of those, especially Star wars Force Unleashed, I rented it and it was quite disappointing.
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post #14 of 36
my wii isint seeing too much play time (except from ssbb) but i'm loving my DS, such stellar titles.

Im not mad about having a Wii, its market penetration is soo high that it will have a rediculous lifecycle and install base, so games will come its way regardless........and i have PC and DS to tide me over till then
    
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The fact that there was no PC version of Force Unleashed was a huge disappointment.
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The fact that there was no PC version of Force Unleashed was a huge disappointment.

That's how I feel about Fable II, and Peter refusing to say whether or not they will ever release a PC version makes it even more annoying. That, along with the butchered version of Spore they decided to push on us, makes Lionhead Studios the big disappointment for me this year.
 
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post #17 of 36
Spore...

Will Wright really irritated me with that... what a waste of time and money

they also need to add Red Alert 3 to the list.
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post #18 of 36
Far Cry 2 should have been number one on the list.

What an absolute waste of $50.
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Tbh, the only severe disppointment I've had this year, is STILL having to wait for StarCraft 2!
Though I will state that it is well worth the wait!

While Far Cry 2 wasn't all it was supposed to be, I can live with that. It's decent for what it is, just very repetitive.
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Just went to a mates house to play some Super Smash Brothers Brawl. Having played the original on N64, I was looking forward to a whole night of fun. By 10:30 PM, we were bored. The characters felt unwieldy and shallow and he maps were annoying more than interesting. If that is the best that Wii has to offer (and I'm pretty sure it is), it is a failure of a console.
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