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Windows 7: What old school games are you still playing?

04 Apr 2012   #21
NooNoo

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Age - 24
First "Big" Game - Frontier Elite II.
Most played game - GTA San Andreas, HL2 and episodes, Left 4 Dead 1 and 2.
Favourite game of ALL time - Deus Ex.
Currently playing - Skyrim, Forza Motorsport 4, and Starcraft 2. Oh, and Frontier, albeit the GL version


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08 Apr 2012   #22
Azearoth

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Also I will be playing Diablo 3 on May 15th when it comes out over here in the states..so far from what I've seen of it and what Blizzard Entertainment has released of it...it'll be in my curretly playing and favorite of all time.
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08 Apr 2012   #23
OmegaZab

Windows 7 Professional
 
 

Age: 26
First "Big" Game: umm i dont remember the name but a REALLY old F4 Phantom figter jet simulator loved it
Most played game: oh jeez quake 3? probably between that urban terror mod for quake 3 lol
Favorite game of ALL time: lol oh ummm i really dont know im picky but i love trying them all lets sayyyyy ... ohhh crap i dunno
Currently Playing: Dirt 3, sim city 4 (gotta prepare for the new one lol), dead island, arma 2 +add ons, Company of heroes, GTA IV (modded to hell ) Batman arkham city... umm got a decent hard drive those are the ones that have earned desktop shortcuts lol
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12 Apr 2012   #24
V43L1N

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit SP1
 
 

Age: 24
First "big" game: Warcraft: Orcs & Humans
Most played game (online) : Star Wars: The Old Republic
Most played game (offline): The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Games currently playing: Star Wars: The Old Republic, CoD:Black Ops, TESV:Skyrim, TESIV:Obilivion, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Crysis
Favorite game of all time: Final Fantasy Legends (1989) Original Gameboy

Gave the favorite to the game that had the largest impact on my life as a whole. The game made me realize that you could be part of a story, instead of just watching or reading about it. It lead me to one of the passions in my life, and led me to pursue a career in technology.
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21 Apr 2012   #25
BugMeister

64-Bit W7 Ult_sp1
 
 

Good news for Dungeon Siege1/DSLoA diehard fans..
aww c'mon there must someone out there who still plays this little gem..
Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

thanks to a very enthusiastic tribe of modders, over the years
there have been a number of excellent mods created for this game..

I have already mentioned Mageworld, Lands Of Hyperboria and Legend Of Utrae
which anyone with an eagle-eye can track down, via a search of the inter-web

there is another mod out there called DSAbstraction, which was being developed for the DSLoA game
the latest version is still available for play-testing, via the SiegeTheDay site, see here:
request for abstraction dsmap file | Siege the day

it introduces a great many innovations to the gameplay, including martial arts
and, although not finished, it plays really well and provides an excellent adventure..

it's a good-looking thing and plays well at 1600x900 - switch off crossfire if you have it, though
as the engine doesn't like it at all, and gives artifacts otherwise..
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21 Apr 2012   #26
Katanyavich

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Thanks for that, Bugmeister.

Got the game/s as a freebie with my last comp, which wouldn't run it properly.

Threw it onto this new one last week, and it runs like a dream.

This is the first time I've ever played it, and I quite enjoy it.


Back on topic....

Age: 54

First 'big' game: Gauntlet on the C64.

Most Played: Colin McRae Rally (the original).

Fave Game: Too many to list.

Currently Playing: MoH:Pacific Assault, CoD 2, Stalker: Call of Pripyat, Half-Life 2, Dungeon Siege
NFS Underground 2, DeusEx 1 & 2 (again!).

I also have many old DOS games running in DOS-Box.
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22 Apr 2012   #27
XGamer95

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Age: 17
First "Big" Game: Super Mario 64 (Sadly, never beat it.)
Most played game: Half Life series
Favorite game of ALL time: Resident Evil 4 (I'm sure I've played this more than the Half Life series, but I wanted something different in that spot.)
Currently Playing: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Battlefield 3 (occasionally), Call of Duty 2 (Really getting sick of the first two, any suggestions?)
Games I recommend: Alan Wake, LIMBO (awesome), Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet, Portal series (Portal 2 is beautiful and I never say that), GTA: San Andreas (one of my favorites), Resident Evil 4 (obviously)
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23 Apr 2012   #28
BugMeister

64-Bit W7 Ult_sp1
 
 

Battlefield3 is horribly unbalanced in MP mode..
the higher ranks have all the best equipment, ffs..

noobs don't stand an earthly in the hail of bullets, etc..
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23 Apr 2012   #29
rvbfan

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Is Halo old school?
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24 Apr 2012   #30
XGamer95

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BugMeister View Post
Battlefield3 is horribly unbalanced in MP mode..
the higher ranks have all the best equipment, ffs..

noobs don't stand an earthly in the hail of bullets, etc..
I enjoyed the beta more haha.
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