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Hey guys, I've been watching Let's Plays online for about a year and a half now, and was wondering if we have any other overclockers here whom also enjoy to watch!

For anyone who doesn't know, a Let's Play is a video wherein someone plays though a game with commentary. Sometimes it's like a walkthrough, other times the commentary is just plain entertaining. It often feels like when you hang out with someone and play some games together, quite visceral. It is a great way to enjoy a game you wanted to play, but never had the chance to previously.
Edited by Cyrekk - 9/19/11 at 1:06am
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post #2 of 9
Some of them are ok.
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It all depends on the guy/gal doing the video, you need a lot of charisma to pull it off and make them entertaining.

The ones where they just drone on and on in monotone are a complete turn off (good if your having trouble getting to sleep though, a bit like my old A-level chemistry teacher, snore)
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I like them, but they have to be done right. Sad thing is, this isn't always the case. The person playing needs to make it entertaining to watch while not being obnoxious or annoying.
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post #5 of 9
I like this guy's Let's Plays.
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I like this guy's Let's Plays.
Northernlion is great.
Edited by Cyrekk - 9/19/11 at 1:08am
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Love me some Seananners
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Anybody on here actually LP themselves?
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What I watch

Toby/Tobuscus - http://www.youtube.com/tobygames

Its not let's play but it is commentary.
    
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