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Hello everyone.

Currently, I play World of Warcraft (inb4 nerd, noob, etc.). After a LONG road of WoW, I'm looking for another game. This is where I'm looking for some advice.

I'm most interested in free-form adventure games. I loved the 'free-world' feel to World of Warcraft, which is one aspect that got me into the game. Several games that I've thoroughly enjoyed in the past:

-GTA IV
-Oblivion
-Morrowind
-The Sims 3
-Fable
-Wind Waker

On a side note: While I did enjoy Red Dead Redemption, all I did was goof around and shoot ****. Never really got into the story, so it's hard to put it on that list.

As you can tell from the list, I really like games that are very free-form in nature. I'm looking for another game that is similar to that.

Any suggestions? Preferably games that are on Steam or digital download so I can take advantage of the orgasmic download speeds of campus internet.

-=Edit=-

I figured Fallout would be one of the first suggestions to come up. I've heard good things about it, but would rather try to find a game that is in the fantasy realm before the sci-fi one.
Edited by im_not_an_artard - 2/17/11 at 11:01pm
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do you like an FPS. If so i think Fallout would be pretty good. There is a lot of free world.
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Currently I'm liking Drakensang 1 / Rive of Time if you like D&D based games.
Also Batman Arkham Asylam was really great.

Most I play is Dawn of WAr 2 The Last Stand mode and I like WArhammer 40k lore and games tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by Olives;12429954 
do you like an FPS. If so i think Fallout would be pretty good. There is a lot of free world.

I've heard good things about Fallout, but really prefer the Fantasy world rather than the Sci-Fi realm. Maybe I should specify in the op.
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When it comes to free-roam I must say Just Cause 2 is simply amazing. the possiblities to shape your game experience is truely amazing.

Otherwise Batman: Arkam Asylum is also wonderful for a free-roam game.

Both are on Steam.
More may come to mind later. tongue.gif
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Try The Witcher was pretty good.

Two Worlds II and Divinity II: DKS is also a good choice too.
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+1 for Two Worlds II
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Mass Effect(2) rules the free-world domain. Unless you include FF7.

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Originally Posted by Versa;12430017 
Try The Witcher was pretty good
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Quote:
Originally Posted by tryagainplss;12430028 
Mass Effect(2) rules the free-world domain. Unless you include FF7.

yeah mass effect is a pretty fun game.
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If you like the GTA style game how about Mafia 2? More of a story line maybe.
    
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