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Well, I can pick up a Brand new 4G Slim 360 for $129 on Boxxing day... I'm just not sure if I will use it enough to justify the purchase. I'll never buy any FPS on it, cause it's just a waste..

I mostly want it so I can chill on my sofa in my room, and play some elaxing games.. What are some good games, aside from any FPS where you really need to aim?
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The best games for 360 are basically shooters, so if you're not going to play that then theres really no reason to get one.
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The best games for 360 are basically shooters, so if you're not going to play that then theres really no reason to get one.
This. The only reason I got an xbox was for the exclusives almost all of which are indeed shooters, such as Halo.
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The best games for 360 are basically shooters, so if you're not going to play that then theres really no reason to get one.
Well, It might just because I'm used to being good on PC.. Not sure if I'd ever get good on consoles.

I'm thinking about a lot of Racing games, sports games... etc.
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best xbox games are first person shooters, its not like your gonna be able to play an RTS on an xbox.
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Forza motorsport 3 was pretty good IMO. but like all of them said its meant for shooters
    
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If you are unsure if you want one, why not buy one used? They can be had here or on ebay for a nice price. So what it's not new? If you don't like it you won't be out as much cash.

I love playing left 4 dead on my xbox.
    
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is loads of fun on xbox live arcade. Vanquis is also a fun looking game that is not offered on PC
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If you are unsure if you want one, why not buy one used? They can be had here or on ebay for a nice price. So what it's not new? If you don't like it you won't be out as much cash.

I love playing left 4 dead on my xbox.
Well, for $129, I could probably resell it for more than I bought it..


UGH, I've never had enough time with a console to be able to full try out shooters. I'd definitely play games like GTA etc..
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