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I'm bored and feels like I'm wasting my rig capabilities. For the last month or so, there's only 1 game that I've played repeatedly and that is NBA 2K10 coz of its replay value when playing with someone else via 2 X360 controllers.

Can you guys suggest me of a story driven game or some fun racing game like Dirt and Grid? I don't play online games as of now coz it's blocked at my dorm.

Here are the games I own, tried and finished:
SC
Diablo series
Warcraft 3
Sims series
Batman AA
GTAIV + Episodes
Dirt 2
Grid
CoD series
Dead Space
Orange Box
Crysis
SF4
Mass Effect (tried for awhile at my friend's rig and didn't like it)
NFS series
Borderlands (didn't like it)
Fallout 3 (didn't like it)
Dragon Age Origins(tried for awhile too; didn't like it)
L4D series
C&C series
AC series
BFBC2
Solar Empire
World in Conflict (tried and didn't like it)
Torchlight

Games I'm curious about:
Blur
Split/Second
Alpha Protocol
Wolfestein

Well aside from those I'm curious about, can you guys suggest of games that keep me off my seat? Technically I'm a traditional RPG and RTS player as i didn't like Borderlands or Fallout.
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I've played split/second on the 360. It was pretty fun. I've never played Alpha Protocol, but have heard from numerous people that it was very disappointing. Hope this helps.
    
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Split/Second is pretty sweet I think. A twist thats not in any other game. And there are a ton of race modes in it as well. Multiplayer action is there too. I was looking into Alpha Protocol too, but some people said yay, some said nay. Just Cause 2 was unanimous though, definitely get it. And I would recommend if you have never played it Mirrors Edge. Also a game unlike any other. I just reinstalled and playing it again for like fourth time. Have fun.
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Doom II, Wolfenstien 3D, and Duke Nukem 3d.
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Red dead, Oh wait.... Gawd they need to bring that to pc nyow!
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I also see that you like RTS. Have you tried the new age of empires w/ the expansions? its pretty good. Also, try the total war series; a different twist to RTS... Oh and Rise of Nations!!! Old, but one of my favorite RTS after starcraft and age of empires... And Empire Earth/Empire Earth 2 are worth the try if you haven't tried them [although kinda old so no online really and campaign is okay at best]
    
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post #7 of 19
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just some new games please. like 2-3 year old games... Well I've played most old games. i just didn't put em there.
Edited by squall325 - 6/9/10 at 1:07am
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post #8 of 19
I don't see just cause 2 on your list. If you don't mind cheesy voice acting and a dumb story there is a lot of fun to be had in that game.
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yeap will look into that. I'll first check all of your opinions and choose around 3-4 out of em coz of budget issues.
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post #10 of 19
for an RTS Dawn of War 2 would run an look sweet on yon your rig.

I also 2nd JC2, so much fun to be had with this game.
    
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