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Favorite games of '07, most anticipated games for '08!

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I'm looking to pick up some games soon (gift certificates from Christmas) and was wondering where the monies should go.

I've got Crysis and Call of Juarez (although I can't play it since Starforce won't accept the key code!:banghead:)

Thinking about Bioshock and S.T.A.L.K.E.R. or should I wait for Fallout 3, Duke Nukem or some other game I'm unaware of?

RTS games don't do much for me. Mostly FPS and RPG action games with stellar graphics is what I'm looking for. But since I don't buy or read about new games all that often, I though I'd see what games you good people enjoyed this year and what you're looking forward to in the upcoming year.

Thanks all and Happy New Year!
 
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I thought Timeshift was pretty decent - you might want to check out the demo first as people seem to have mixed views :ohwell:

If you really, really, really dig the FEAR line - FEAR: Perseus Mandate was good . . . although, it was really more of a revamp to the original FEAR, only with a new story, and some new tweaks - there wasn't much improvement graphically to the original. Although, if you've never played FEAR - you don't need the original to run Perseus Mandate.

Clive Barker's Jericho if you want an easy, no-frills, straight-line FPS that's decent. It's pretty good graphically, and it's a real no-brainer . . . but otherwise . . .

BTW, is Juraez any good? I've been considering picking it up, but not sure how it would run for me . . . I can manage Crysis quite well, unbelievably.
 

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UT3 only game from 07 I played
I am always a year behind I enjoyed fear and oblivion :laugh:
 

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I thought Hellgate and Call of Duty 4 were some of the best of the year.
 

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The Orange Box FTW! I'm looking forward to a PC version of Haze, and a port of GTAIV late in the year.
 
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The Orange Box FTW! I'm looking forward to a PC version of Haze, and a port of GTAIV late in the year.


They're actually porting GTA IV to PC?!! :twitch:

Why . . . I remember when the original GTA was only on PC
 
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BioShock, Crysis, and the entire Orange box pwn.

I'm actually not looking forward to any games in '08. Once I start newsposting again, that'll prolly change, but until then I don't see anything too much fun.
 
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Games that wasted a good amount of time in my life...

TimeShift, Orange Box(TF2, Portal, HL2 EP 2), Crysis, Bioshock, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars,
 
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BioShock, Crysis, and the entire Orange box pwn.

I'm actually not looking forward to any games in '08. Once I start newsposting again, that'll prolly change, but until then I don't see anything too much fun.
Yeah, Im really looking forwared to Allen Wake, can't wait to play that game.
 
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For last year Bishock, World In conflict and Sam & Max Season 1

And this year Assasins Creed on the pc and MGS4
 

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BioShock, Crysis, and the entire Orange box pwn.

I'm actually not looking forward to any games in '08, except Assassin's Creed's PC release. Once I start newsposting again, that'll prolly change, but until then I don't see anything too much fun.
Corrected :p. The game is just pretty darn good.

Alan Wake?! WTF is that?
 
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I want a PC version of Mass Effect :).
 
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for me, my one and only favorite game of '07 is TF2...

and my one and only anticipated game of '08 is GTA4.
 
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Agreed, come to think of it, GTA4 and Alan Wake look like fine games.
 

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I'm still in to Armed Assault as i was with OFP which is just a face lift of OFP. One of very few games i don't mind paying $50 for as i play them for longer than a year. Arma 2 next year some time though :)..
 
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Whats Alan Wake sorry my brain must be melting in me old age if i didnt no it was a game of some sort id says its like christian charity a porn star :eek:
 
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ET:QW
CoD4
Bioshock
Crysis
Need for Speed Pro Street


the main ones i enjoyed playing this year,still playing them tbh :)
 

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Well, Bioshock, Crysis and Halo 3. I am really looking forward to Star Wars: The Force Unleashed in 08.
 

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Crysis and Call of Duty 4.
 
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When I played teh demo for Timeshift I thought it was great. Now that I got the game its meh.

I personally dont care much for Crysis.

I thought UT3 looked great and I loved the demo.

I absolutly LOVE Gears of War. Thats my all time fav right there.

Rainbow Six Vegas is decent. Good gameplay. Multiplayer is decent as well.

FEAR Perseus Mandate is a good one too if you have followed with the other two games.

If you have a 360 or PS3, I HIGHLY recommend Assassin's Creed.
 

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When I played teh demo for Timeshift I thought it was great. Now that I got the game its meh.

I personally dont care much for Crysis.

I thought UT3 looked great and I loved the demo.

I absolutly LOVE Gears of War. Thats my all time fav right there.

Rainbow Six Vegas is decent. Good gameplay. Multiplayer is decent as well.

FEAR Perseus Mandate is a good one too if you have followed with the other two games.

If you have a 360 or PS3, I HIGHLY recommend Assassin's Creed.
Hey Crash, if you still have timeshift and it's a legal, non downloaded copy, I would be willing to straight trade UT3 for it.