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Since i got my new (sig) rig i wanted to try some PC gaming for a change, so i signed up with a Steam account and downloaded Left 4 dead 2 via Steam, all went fine with no problems. So i decided then that i would like to play online( a first for me as well) so i actually had to practice a day or so to get used to playing with a keyboard and mouse and get a good feel for the game itself, even though i'm not that good yet. I finally decided to take a stab at it and play with others. It took about 30 seconds to realize i was the "new guy" biggrin.gif but actually the other players were very helpful and healed me when i needed it and watched my back. For me, the playing time was about watching and learning what everybody was doing.To be honest, i was mainly trying to stay out of the way and help the other players when needed. I ended up playing "decently" but all in all it was very fun for my first time and with some more single player practice i hope to do it again shortly, had a blast playing.
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Not trying to troll you or anything, but this is more like blog or journal material than a forum thread.

inb4 "cool story bro."
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my mistake, if it needs to be moved to somewhere else it's fine. I just posted here because it was about PC gaming, that's all.
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Always nice to hear about new players being helped out;)
    
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Originally Posted by ltg2227;12552615 
my mistake, if it needs to be moved to somewhere else it's fine. I just posted here because it was about PC gaming, that's all.

What I meant was it's sometimes hard for a dialogue to develop when it's just someone's personal experience and they have no questions.
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Originally Posted by CookiiMonster;12552618 
Always nice to hear about new players being helped out;)

This, all too often I see people do more to drive away newbs than try to help them. The way many of them treat females is even worse. They wonder why so few girls game, well, look in the mirror fellas.
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l4d2 is lame you should buy something better.
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Glad you enjoyed it.
I think the first game I played online was Monster Truck Madness over 14.4 dial-up.

You kids have it much better these days tongue.gif
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l4d2 is awesome for the whole team work thing... great game... i play it all the time add me im no good either. steam name m4nfred
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Originally Posted by beers;12552702 
Glad you enjoyed it.
I think the first game I played online was Monster Truck Madness over 14.4 dial-up.

You kids have it much better these days tongue.gif

LOL! i'm not exactly a kid unless your like 50 or something:p
my first console was an atari!!!! still love asteroids btw!!!
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Originally Posted by mannyfc;12552737 
l4d2 is awesome for the whole team work thing... great game... i play it all the time add me im no good either. steam name m4nfred


sure will, i'll try to find you next time i'm on. i need some friends to play with!!!
btw, i'm still learning about Steam too.
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