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

Ganking(Killing players much weaker than you) in MMORPG's(Yeah, I'm talking to you, you Alliance fucker) Thankfully I don't have to worry about this much longer(Rogue's close to 70, Warrior's a different story though)

Unskippable cutscenes that replay whenever you have to retry a part in a game. It's annoying as hell

Blood Elves in WOW(they don't belong in the horde)

Trying to finish a group quest when suddenly someone has to go and we have to find another(especially annoying when tank of healer leaves)

Twinks in PvP in WOW.

That's about it

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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? - 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? - arthasmenethil - 09-08-2008 07:56 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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