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post #1 of 53
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as above.

already own the orange box for those who will invariably recommend the orange box.

i like anything basically except racing and puzzle games.

i plan to buy Bioshock 2 and Battlefield Bad Company 2.
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My vote is for Bad Company 2, wasnt a fan of the first Bioshock
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Once you get BC2 grab Vietnam!
    
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BC2 is a solid buy. I already have it though, and might spend the $20 getting Darksiders from the Egg.
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post #5 of 53
You have a 460 Hawk, so I'm assuming you got the 3 games with it too, otherwise I'd suggest Just Cause 2.

I like RPGs, and there are some good ones at $20:

Fallout 3
Torchlight
Mass Effect
Fallout 1+2 (if you haven't got these this is number one on the list to get and play. 2 of the best RPGs ever.)
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Buy BC2 and BC2: Vietnam
    
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A game that got overlooked by most gamers but is great fun and features unique gameplay is Zeno Clash. I believe it sells for pretty cheap and features more first person melee vs. shooting, although there is shooting and grenades, or rather skull bombs. It is Source engine, looks pretty good, has a VERY interesting and unique art style. Basically I love the game and I have played it through several times and I really don't play first person type games like this more than one play through.

So I would really recommend anyone check out Zeno Clash.

Torchlight is also good but Torchlight II is coming out next year and it will feature MP and overworlds, etc., so I would just wait until TL II if you are interested in an ARPG.
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post #8 of 53
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i should clarify.

i have $60, and i am dead set on BFBC2, and Bioshock 2. i don't know what to do with the other $20. i'm not a fan of Mass Effect so i don't really want the second one, and i don't know if C&C4 is a good idea as although i loved 3, the reviews for 4 are horrible.

i already own both left 4 deads
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Wait for Christmas deals and buy morest
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Fallout 1 and 2 and start skinnin' them overgrown irradiated geckos.
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