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The Matrix Online

I have to say I'm obsessed with this game. I've abandoned many of my smaller forum role-play groups so I could make time to dedicate myself to this. It takes a while to get into, but if you find a good faction (or if you go solo and find a good group of people to associate with) it is completely addicting.

I'm curious to know if anyone else plays.
05-15-2006 01:14 PM
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naa i dont play on the internet much...

my favorite game are

the suffering
the suffering 2
all of the grand theft autos
bully {even though ive never played it}
gun
black
the godfather
both max paynes
condemmed:criminal origins
saints row
midnight club 3
original mario
any game that has to do with costum bomb making
all tony hawks proskater seiries
fight night
state of emergency

"If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite. For man has closed himself up, till he sees through narrow chinks of his cavern."
05-16-2006 05:35 AM
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modest mouse Wrote:any game that has to do with costum bomb making

didn't know they had those. Wink

I think Buenaventura Durruti is a pretty cool guy. eh kills fascists and doesnt afraid of ruins.
The quickest way to kill a revolution is to wait for it.
05-16-2006 05:50 AM
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modest mouse Wrote:condemmed:criminal origins

yea! beat crazed hobos with random objects and find dead birds everywhere!

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[21:58] <CaptainAhab> im glad that one person realized korn were losers and turned his life to jesus
[21:58] <CaptainAhab> because jesus is at least cooler than fucking korn
05-16-2006 06:12 AM
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