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What annoys you in video games?
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Re: What annoys you in video games?

* Levels in games where have to chase something that are almost sadistic in design(Yeah I'm looking at you, Hulk:Ultimate Destruction"

* Games where you have to roam around and do a bunch of menial challenges in order to get a specific amount of points, just so you can get to missions that are actually fun (I'm looking at you, Spider-Man 2. And plenty of others, I'm sure)
09-07-2008 11:36 AM
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What annoys you in video games? - Decoy - 09-07-2008, 10:23 AM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - liq3 - 09-07-2008, 11:28 AM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - Cosbydaf - 09-07-2008 11:36 AM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - liq3 - 09-07-2008, 01:06 PM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - liq3 - 09-08-2008, 06:26 AM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - liq3 - 09-08-2008, 08:23 AM
Re: What annoys you in video games? - liq3 - 09-08-2008, 12:32 PM

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