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Postby Rainswept on Tue Jan 22, 2008 8:47 pm

So we all enjoy our time on the FSM forums, and we already have a section for movies and books, so I'm wondering what other games we enjoy.

I'm a nerd at heart (shocker!) I get together with some friends every other weekend to play GURPS, which for those of you who don't know, is like D&D for the people who find that the rules of D&D don't allow them to be quite nerdy enough.

I also play video games, right now I'm into Elder Scrolls: Oblivion, but I have 5 working game systems hooked up to my TV, dating all the way back to my working original Nintendo (NES).

We also play board games like Cranium on occasion.
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Postby Dr Dagger on Tue Jan 22, 2008 11:45 pm

Rise of Nations and Age of Empires, old and new versions of each, and tower defence games
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Postby pieces o'nine on Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:41 am

Deep down in my heart lurks an effection for the very low-tech Pig Mania released lo, these many years ago.

(There is an online version, although not as satisfying as throwing actual pig dice, and the house usually wins.)
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Postby DeltaWhiskey on Wed Jan 23, 2008 8:22 am

I dunno if it counts as a game, per se, but I've been spending much of my spare time in Celestia.

It's a solar system/space simulation program. 99.9% of people would likely find it unsurvivably boring, but I like it. Makes some purdy pictures. :)

There's also Orbiter, along the same lines, but with a focus on flight physics simulation. Lets me hop in the cockpit of a Mk. II Viper. :fsm_rock:

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Postby russianfool20825 on Wed Jan 23, 2008 11:44 am

Yay!!! abandonware games... All free, most fun, all with crappy graphics. Good stories FTW!
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Postby Moral Minority on Wed Jan 23, 2008 3:32 pm

Celestia is another favourite of mine. I also like The Sims, Sim City, The Great Art Race and Call of Duty.

Also, I am always up for a game of chess.
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Postby lordpunkmonk on Fri Jan 25, 2008 5:37 am

Toribash the bloody fighting game were it is posible to do a backflip and kick a guys head off
and there is no u in favorite
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Postby Detective TurtleHolmes on Fri Jan 25, 2008 9:49 am

Toribash, yeah, but don't get me started on your damn Americanised words!
Other games include: Age Of Empires 3, The Sims 2, Star Wars Battlefront 2, and a few more which I can't remember.


BTW, what's your name and rank on multiplayer, LPM?
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Postby DeltaWhiskey on Fri Jan 25, 2008 10:20 am

lordpunkmonk wrote:Toribash the bloody fighting game were it is posible to do a backflip and kick a guys head off
and there is no u in favorite


There is a u in favourite, just as there is (supposed to be) punctuation in that attempted sentence.

...and you missed an s.
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Postby Dr Dagger on Fri Jan 25, 2008 11:26 pm

How do you start a game on toribash? I've signed up and everything
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Postby EarthRise on Sat Jan 26, 2008 12:32 am

I'm a Nintendo fan at heart, so in the seldom occurrence that I can get my hands on a Wii, I'm playing the Zelda series and Metroid.
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Postby Zankou 2.0 on Sat Jan 26, 2008 1:43 am

The Legend(s) of Zelda are frikkin' awesome.

I'm playing Twilight Princess for the Gamecube, on the Wii, currently.

I hope to beat them all one day.
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Postby lordpunkmonk on Sat Jan 26, 2008 6:26 am

Dr Dagger wrote:How do you start a game on toribash? I've signed up and everything

you download the game and play
my name in the game is [bloodstained]punkmonk
--------------------------------^ is the clan I am in

but I don't have internet conection on my home computer and my school computer blocks toribash
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Postby Rainswept on Wed Jan 30, 2008 9:07 am

I just got a nice Mah Jong set as a late xmas present from my buddy who was in Okinawa.
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Postby Rev. Rowan Redbeard on Wed Jan 30, 2008 10:49 am

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