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I was wondering whats the best rpg out these days old or new? Something that doesnt require an internet connection because i dont have one at home. So it would be one player all the way through. Thanks for your input!
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Oblivion?
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icewind dale series is a great and the realse of the new morrowind
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Elder Scrolls IV Oblivion
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Diablo2 or neverwinter nights, both rock.
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Star Wars: Knights of the old republic II is good if you are a SW fan.
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Diablo2 or neverwinter nights, both rock.
With a 7800GT and singleplayer, I'm sure he'd be disappointed with both of those. I'd say Oblivion or Dungeon Siege 2, Dungeon Siege 2 being a TON of fun if you get someone to plug a lan cable into the other's computer and you 2 player it.
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post #8 of 15
You can go oldschool too. Download an SNES emulator and get some of Final Fantasy games, FF3 being the best IMO. Of course, make sure you own the cartridge, or it's not legal. lol (i do own the FF3 cartridge though, it's just broken, )
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tales of symphonia
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I'm surprised you only received a couple of Oblivion suggestions. People have been slavering over this one for weeks around here. I guess everyone's off playing it instead of reading the forums.

I'm only about an hour into Oblivion, and I would say it's pretty good so far. It's a blend of action RPG (the combat is in real time, and you can physically move out of the way of an attack like in a FPS); but it has some really deep RPG elements you won't find in most action RPGs (lots of classes and stats, etc.) Basically, something for everyone.

If you're more into old school RPGs, I'm also playing Baldur's Gate II right now. I think it's better than Oblivion because I do prefer the old school, turn-based, roll-the-dice type of RPG. Naturally, the graphics are not the 3D eye candy of Oblivion; but it's not like old 320x240 VGA or anything, it's playable in 800x600 if you want (and higher actually, if you do some tweaks).
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