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Only get Borderlands if you have friends to play it with.
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Only get Borderlands if you have friends to play it with.
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post #23 of 29
Orange Box. TF2 alone will put you into more than 200 hours in just a couple of months.
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post #24 of 29
Didn't read whole thread, just first page.

Orange Box. Borderlands is extremely disappointing. The Orange Box has some of the best games ever made, and it's 30 bucks. You can't go wrong.

As far as graphics go, Half Life 2 is still great. The sound in the game is just... godlike.
post #25 of 29
Orangebox, borderlands is dead multiplayer wise, its impossible to find a server at least for me.
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post #26 of 29
Thread Starter 
Orange box it is! I was going to make a poll but there really is no need.
Just bought it, downloading now.

I bet its going to go on sale tomorrow.
that'd be my luck.


Thanks everyone for your input!
Edited by Tempest001 - 1/21/11 at 8:40pm
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post #27 of 29
They both rule ... can't go wrong w/either one, really.

Edit: I see you chose Orange Box. Highly recommend the Cinematic Mod for HL2, it really brings the series a lot more up to date gfx-wise. Hopefully you like HL2 and/or TF2 since you've played portal already.
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post #28 of 29
Orange Box
Gameplay>Graphics.

In the end I'd get both, just wait for a steam sale on borderlands. I got borderlands for ~7 bucks in a steam sale and it was worth it. You'll undoubtedly get more fun outta the Orange Box though. Tf2 & Portal and addicting and lots of fun. HL2 provides great gameplay coupled with a great storyline.
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post #29 of 29
i would have recommended borderlands goty, but either purchase is sound for the money.
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