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#4505211 - 01/28/20 02:24 AM So, what are people playing these days?  
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What's hot, what's not?

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#4505220 - 01/28/20 04:53 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Mechwarrior 5, I’m finally in the mood to game again. Some RDR2 as well. Both a blast in co-op!


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#4505221 - 01/28/20 05:40 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Videos of MSFS 2020!

But in seriousness, all I do anymore gaming-wise is an old car racing sim/game (Netkar, by myself), GP Bikes (by PiBoSo, shameless plug, if you like motorcycles and simulations you want this), and various pinball simulators/emulators I have.

MSFS (and other flightsims) were my only personal justification for building gaming PC's. But MSFS was the "anchor store" in that "mall" - without that I just kind of stopped going...

MSFS 2020 is going to make me get back into the higher end, and THAT is going to get me checking out some other games I've missed out on over recent years...

#4505222 - 01/28/20 07:05 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Supreme Commander online via faforever.com . Why play new stuff when old stuff is fun enough? I fall asleep playing most everything else, but Supreme Commander is mentally demanding and engaging when playing versus other people. And when I need true stress relief, Brutal Doom + the heavy metal band soundtrack delivers. Yes, they took real heavy metal bands and recorded the original Doom songs.

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#4505229 - 01/28/20 09:51 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Despite my occasional rants about it,World of Warships. Plus the odd IL-2 MP session.

I'm pretty hooked on Nonograms for my casual gaming.


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#4505233 - 01/28/20 10:46 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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#4505234 - 01/28/20 10:57 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Elite dangerous and some Talos Principle.... Tho mostly Elite..

#4505235 - 01/28/20 11:08 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Still the much modded old IL2, as each time I think I have enough to upgrade my 14yr old PC some domestic/car/dog expensive disaster curtails!
Dabble in WoT on laptop occasionally.


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#4505236 - 01/28/20 11:10 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Chucky]  
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Originally Posted by Chucky
Despite my occasional rants about it,World of Warships. Plus the odd IL-2 MP session.

I'm pretty hooked on Nonograms for my casual gaming.


New BoX IL2 got your jaded flight simming juices flowing again Chucky?

Tried WoW but the silly distances put me off somewhat, and to be honest at nearly 70, eyesight and reactions aren't what they used to be!


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#4505237 - 01/28/20 11:16 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Mostly older games...

Played the Medal of Honor Warfighter campaign again, same with Battlefield 4. Playing Medal of Honor campaing, Titanfall 2 campaing, The Division 2 campaign and some Battlefield 4 MP.

Ocasional NITE Team 4.

Learning Compass Games South China Sea (boardgame).

Got into Astronomy (bought a scope), learning on that too.

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#4505238 - 01/28/20 11:24 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: BD-123]  
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Originally Posted by BD-123


New BoX IL2 got your jaded flight simming juices flowing again Chucky?



A little. I bought new hardware and some more titles/modules but just can't commit atm. The odd MP session in BoX is where I'm at,mainly doing ground attack,getting mauled in my I-16 and Po-2. Yes,I love to fly the underdog.


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#4505241 - 01/28/20 11:34 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Originally Posted by Dunolde
What's hot, what's not?



For me right now I'm playing these games on a daily or weekly basis.


Jedi: Fallen Order (taking a short break due to frustration fighting bosses)
Elite Dangerous
Total War: Three Kingdoms
Armed Assault 3
Rainbow Six: Siege
Total War: Britannia
Ghost Recon Breakpoint
Borderlands 3
DCS World
IL-2 Stalingrad
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion
Company of Heroes 2


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#4505247 - 01/28/20 11:56 AM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Main games at the moment:

Ghost Recon Breakpoint
Kingdom Come Deliverance
Red Dead Redemption 2

Plus... dabbling on and off with my flight sims.

#4505248 - 01/28/20 12:07 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Trooper117]  
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Elite Dangerous
Armored Warfare
Civ 2
Medieval Total War with BKB’s mod

#4505258 - 01/28/20 01:16 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: PanzerMeyer]  
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Originally Posted by PanzerMeyer
Originally Posted by Dunolde
What's hot, what's not?



For me right now I'm playing these games on a daily or weekly basis.


Jedi: Fallen Order (taking a short break due to frustration fighting bosses)
Elite Dangerous
Total War: Three Kingdoms
Armed Assault 3
Rainbow Six: Siege
Total War: Britannia
Ghost Recon Breakpoint
Borderlands 3
DCS World
IL-2 Stalingrad
Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion
Company of Heroes 2




When do you eat?


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#4505277 - 01/28/20 03:28 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Being retired, I can game all day long when I want to.

I play one or more of the following Total war games almost daily.

Rome II (1700 hrs according to Steam)
Shogun II--mostly Fall of the Samurai (6617 hrs according to Steam)
Attila (1683 hrs)
I just fired up an Empire TW campaign yesterday. (only 1100 hours)

I just managed to get the old space sim "Freelancer" to run last week and
played through the campaign.

This prompted me to start looking at new space sim/games, so I got:

Rebel Galaxy Outlaw. (I've played this more than anything else for the last few days)

Everspace (haven't played it much yet)


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#4505278 - 01/28/20 03:30 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Forward Observer]  
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Originally Posted by Forward Observer


Rome II (1700 hrs according to Steam)
Shogun II--mostly Fall of the Samurai (6617 hrs according to Steam)
Attila (1683 hrs)
I just fired up an Empire TW campaign yesterday. (only 1100 hours)






You blow away the time I've put into Shogun 2 and Empire but I've put more time into Rome 2 and Attila so it's a wash.... biggrin


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#4505279 - 01/28/20 03:33 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Living in the past, mostly.

Finally started Witcher 3 a few weeks ago. Didn't care for the first one, but after hearing everyone rave about 3 for a few years... yeah, I'm NOT disappointed. It's great. And then, good timing, I saw the show was on Netflix! So I was primed for that. smile

Just bought IL-2- BoS, BoM, BoK + some extra planes. Couldn't be happier with it.

And still driving Assetto Corsa,
A little American Truck Simulator (relaxing!)
Building missions in Arma3,

Playing Duck Game, Castle Crashers, Battle Block Theatre with the kids.

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#4505283 - 01/28/20 03:49 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: arthur666]  
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Originally Posted by arthur666


Finally started Witcher 3 a few weeks ago. Didn't care for the first one, but after hearing everyone rave about 3 for a few years... yeah, I'm NOT disappointed. It's great. .


I have the same experience as you. I got through the first Witcher game but often times it felt like a chore and at times I lost interest in the main story but Witcher 3 simply blew me away. It is hands down for me one of the best RPG's I've ever played.


I've not seen the Netflix series yet but it's on my "must watch" list.


“Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And if you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.”
#4505295 - 01/28/20 04:34 PM Re: So, what are people playing these days? [Re: Dunolde]  
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Right now various war games from Matrix/slitherene.
Close Combat The Bloody First
Unity of command !!
Also mess with COH 2
Shogun 2 Fall of the Samruai
Order of Battle
Panzer Corps
And a couple of john tillers squad battles games

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Box IL-2 Kunan,,Stalingrad..Moscow with a few collector planes
Four installs of IL-2 1946 4,12,2 with mod act 5.3..Dark Blue World ,,VP mod and BAT
Also EAW as always
SF2 with Korea and WW II Russia mods added in to a full merged install
Rise of Flight with c a couple added things like The Channel Battles....It was free on Steam and caught the last sale and added to it Got WOFF but don't really get into it

Heck I'm retired and this time of year not much to do except game and play a lot of music..TV doesn't move me..I try to catch a movie or two after dinner


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