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  Reply # 1075418 27-Jun-2014 09:22
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JimmyC: Bought Bio Shock Infinite yesterday. I hear that had a good story line. 


didnt like that, gameplay with controller wasnt that great.   ill give it another go later though.  

cant think of any first person games I really liked, thats what makes me unsure of dishonoured.  skyrim i liked, but played that in 3rd person (and never finished as I lost interest in the main story)

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  Reply # 1075423 27-Jun-2014 09:28
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JimmyC: Bought Bio Shock Infinite yesterday. I hear that had a good story line. 


didnt like that, gameplay with controller wasnt that great.   ill give it another go later though.  

cant think of any first person games I really liked, thats what makes me unsure of dishonoured.  skyrim i liked, but played that in 3rd person (and never finished as I lost interest in the main story)


Dishonoured did nothing for me, I tried to start it 3 times, maybe it's one of those games you need to play for 5-10 hours before it's interesting or "clear"


 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 1076913 30-Jun-2014 11:15
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how did you guys do in the sale?

my credit card is now USD$300 sadder.

i came away with 60 games and a few DLC.

highlights for me where

 

Best game I picked up though was a surprising "Rogue Legacy" very fun platformer, was playing this most weekend with my son (taking turns, passing controller like we use to do in the sega master system days).

I also had to buy a 4TB hard drive to fit the games :)   and I'm so glad snap is on unlimited internet now :D

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  Reply # 1076988 30-Jun-2014 12:25
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reven: how did you guys do in the sale?

my credit card is now USD$300 sadder.

i came away with 60 games and a few DLC.

highlights for me where

 

Best game I picked up though was a surprising "Rogue Legacy" very fun platformer, was playing this most weekend with my son (taking turns, passing controller like we use to do in the sega master system days).

I also had to buy a 4TB hard drive to fit the games :)   and I'm so glad snap is on unlimited internet now :D


Welcome to the world of PC gaming and Steam sales. I can almost guarentee you'll still have a heap of these games unplayed by the time of the next sale, yet, you'll happenly buy a whole bunch more.



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  Reply # 1076990 30-Jun-2014 12:27
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yeah but at USD$5 a game thats a steal! :D

And now I'm back on steam looking for more games.... argh... i need help.

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  Reply # 1077009 30-Jun-2014 12:45
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I really regret not buying the Valve Complete Pack for $34. Now it's $50 and I don't want to pay that price.







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  Reply # 1077884 1-Jul-2014 14:07
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reven:
JimmyC: Bought Bio Shock Infinite yesterday. I hear that had a good story line. 


didnt like that, gameplay with controller wasnt that great.   ill give it another go later though.  



I'm very pleasantly surprised with it. Probably about 3/4's of the way through now, and really enjoying the story and the interaction with Elizabeth. She's actually a helpful companion, never gets in the way, and brings you stuff when you most need it. I could never do intense firefights with a controller anyway, so the PC version is very cool. 



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solaybro: I really regret not buying the Valve Complete Pack for $34. Now it's $50 and I don't want to pay that price.


I was tempted, but scanning through the games realised I already owned all of them already except for L4D2.  :D




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  Reply # 1078130 1-Jul-2014 18:18
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And L4D2 was free a few months ago :p

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And I spent a grand total of.... (drum roll please).... $0.
Which is a first for me in quite a while.... :)





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