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How do you play your games?
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How do you play your games?

I'll admit. I'm as casual as it goes. No, I don't spend my time with silly ball games, but I play almost every game on easy settings. Maybe it's my soul-crushing inferiority complex that's making me say this, but I like to play games in order to get a taste of the in-game world, the music, the story, the game mechanics, not to show my gamer penis and how I killed a level 250 troll with a branch. Naturally, this doesn't mean I don't enjoy a challenge, but I'm not the kind to go into an Oblivion dungeon on 100 setting armed with nothing but my fists and 10HP.

What about you guys? Are you hardk0r3 or do you like your games easy? Or are you somewhere in between the two extremes?

Let go of all desire for the common good, and the good becomes common as grass.

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Disaster lurks within good fortune;
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09-24-2011 10:02 PM
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Re: How do you play your games?

DON'T TOUCH ME YOU FILTHY CASUAL

But here is the process for single player:
>Boot up Game
>Don't read Tutorial
>Start Game on Medium
>OH GOD IS THIS IMPOSSIBLE DIFFICULTY OR SOMETHING
>Concede and set to Easy
>Beat game once on Easy
>Set Difficulty to Impossible
>Beat game after much wailing and nashing of teeth


Multiplayer:
>Boot up game after having read strategy guides
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
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09-24-2011 10:20 PM
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Re: How do you play your games?

BaronVonStrangle Wrote:Multiplayer:
>Boot up game after having read strategy guides
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated
>Be anally violated


Fun times. That happened a lot to me when I played this in multiplayer.

Let go of all desire for the common good, and the good becomes common as grass.

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Disaster lurks within good fortune;
Who can say how things will end?
Perhaps there is no end.
09-24-2011 10:24 PM
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RE: How do you play your games?

I'm in the middle. I wouldn't call myself a casual but I hate the elitists who degrade anyone who doesn't play the way they want them to (unless it's called for and the person is actually doing something tremendously stupid).

When it comes to L4D, I'm a bit more short-tempered because I almost always play on Advanced, Survival, or Versus, and one large mistake by a player on those game modes can fuck the entire team over.

STALKER, the only way you can play it is the way you would live it. Slow, careful, scared shitless, and a bullet will end you right then and there.

TF2, either soldier and lolcritrocket, medic and credit to team, pyro and barbecue tonight, or engineer and hold up the entire enemy team with one well-placed set of level 3 buildings.

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RE: How do you play your games?

I like casual, exactly for your reasons about enjoying the in-game experience. It's just more fun for me. Shrug
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RE: How do you play your games?

I consider myself casual. I will play L4D and related games on higher settings in multiplayer but that's about it.
In single player campaigns I go easy, I like to have a story told to me not play the same fucking level 40 times over. I'm not one of those dumb shits who blasts right through the cutscenes just to shoot more shit. I play a game to be sucked into a different world. I love games like Fallout, Bioshock, and Deus Ex because they have complex backstories.
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RE: How do you play your games?

I play Minecraft too
But I play it to a whole new extreme
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7tFHj42HJsE
I'm trying to play this map.

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RE: How do you play your games?

Meh I usually just play on medium, on minecraft I play on either peaceful or easy, but most of the time I play on a creative server.

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RE: How do you play your games?

Play game on medium mode.
Finish the game wishing there is more content and play again.
Mod the shit out of the game.
Beat the game with all the mods on.
Game crashes because of too many mods.

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RE: How do you play your games?

Fucking Casuals, I beat FarCry 2 on infamous mode with 100% completion last week

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qmXMA34CeoQ
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RE: How do you play your games?

(09-28-2011 03:18 PM)Jesusaurisrex Wrote:  Fucking Casuals, I beat FarCry 2 on infamous mode with 100% completion last week

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RE: How do you play your games?

Quote:Fucking Casuals, I beat FarCry 2 on infamous mode with 100% completion last week

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RE: How do you play your games?

I beat Deus Ex on medium, and I used to play gears of war on insane. Meh.

Still just do whatever you enjoy, adjust settings to something that isn't too hard to be frustrating but not too easy to be boring for you, ????, PROFIT
fuck the police

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RE: How do you play your games?

I play the Empire Earth games. It's funny. I make only 2 countries. Put me in Epoch 15 and them in Epoch 4. Then I annex most of the map, and declare war.

Watch all the planes in the world destroy a small, weak empire.

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(09-29-2011 11:51 AM)Thought Criminal Wrote:  
Quote:Fucking Casuals, I beat FarCry 2 on infamous mode with 100% completion last week

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...This image is win.
FUCKING SAVED

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RE: How do you play your games?

I usually only play rpg's and when I play them I play them on easy because I don't like trying. I much prefer to pretend like I'm the most badass motherfucker ever with my dual swords and never dying. Plus I play for the story, not the combat.
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RE: How do you play your games?

(11-12-2011 07:33 AM)Waterlootube97 Wrote:  I play the Empire Earth games. It's funny. I make only 2 countries. Put me in Epoch 15 and them in Epoch 4. Then I annex most of the map, and declare war.

Watch all the planes in the world destroy a small, weak empire.

[Image: Empire_Earth_II_box.png]

Love that game. I usually play normally but then if the computer managed to pull off an lolnope and I get anally violated I go into Earth editor and build myself a base a anally violate him for a change.

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RE: How do you play your games?

Empire Earth 1 is the best empire earth no questioning

dat russian campaign
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