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Lockdown Games

Discussion in 'PC Games' started by Tombstone, Mar 25, 2020.

  1. Subzero85

    Hitman

    Joined: Jul 16, 2011

    Posts: 689

    Location: Northern Ireland

    black mesa, doom eternal, very much looking forward to re 3 remake this weekend
     
  2. AHarvey

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Mar 6, 2008

    Posts: 9,970

    Location: Stoke area

    I know you're trying to be witty and funny but you really can't pull it off.
     
  3. flea.rider

    Hitman

    Joined: Aug 7, 2017

    Posts: 947

    well i'm playing stellaris .. you just need hrs and hrs for a good game .. out of work so i have that ......
     
  4. Colonel_Klinck

    Mobster

    Joined: Oct 3, 2007

    Posts: 2,824

    Location: London, UK

    Free week on Insurgency Sandstorm.
     
  5. jasoncb

    Hitman

    Joined: May 15, 2006

    Posts: 686

    Location: B'ham

    Someone needs to get out more.
     
  6. Vexr

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Oct 15, 2018

    Posts: 1,062

    Deus Ex the original is on my list to be replayed, this time with particular focus on the pandemic element in that game's story
    Frost Punk for society building in a ruined world of ever-ramping despair and hardship
     
  7. TonyTurbo78

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Sep 26, 2013

    Posts: 9,665

    Location: West End, Southampton

    In between sim racing on iRacing and ACC, I'm playing Borderlands 3 and I've gone back to some of the older Total War games to complete. I'm just starting a grand campaign on Empire Total War as the British and playing on hardest difficulty..
     
  8. Davey_Pitch

    Man of Honour

    Joined: Oct 17, 2002

    Posts: 17,922

    Location: Liverpool, UK

    I'm still working (from home), so not quite as much extra time, but I'm spending my lunchtimes playing Path of Exile, on my 3rd attempt at playing through it and starting to make some headway. Also playing Days Gone on the PS4 in the evenings, which I'm really enjoying.
     
  9. rs155

    Gangster

    Joined: Apr 7, 2014

    Posts: 184

    Location: Dudley West Mids

    I got back into EVE online
     
  10. SS-89

    Sgarrista

    Joined: May 13, 2007

    Posts: 7,940

    Location: London

    Division 2
    Borderlands 3
    Half Life Alyx and other VR stuff
    Doom Eternal
    Control
    Red Dead 2
    GR Breakpoint
    Wolcen
     
  11. Poneros

    Mobster

    Joined: Feb 18, 2015

    Posts: 4,040

    Finally got in the mood for RDR 2 so once I gave that a proper try I'm now sucked in. It's a beautiful game, very nice world, and especially when just doing open world things, hunting & wandering, it's great! Some very annoying R* classic design as well (and the endless bickering of characters; oy vey!), but not nearly as awful as GTA V. Overall very much enjoying it & it's gonna consume my free time for the next 2 months I reckon. Then I'll probably mess around with Gears Tactics while waiting for the summer ports (Horizon Zero Dawn & Death Stranding) to make their way to PC, and if I have time left then I'll pick Divinity OS 2 back up because I was enjoying that very much as well, but got tired of the looting - sadly a common problem with oh so many games these days.
     
  12. Flaevius

    Hitman

    Joined: Oct 17, 2017

    Posts: 533

    A lockdown heads-up:

    Total War - Shogun 2 is being given away free on Steam until 1 May. All the DLC content is reduced right down too, about £9 for the lot.
     
  13. arc@css

    Caporegime

    Joined: Nov 8, 2008

    Posts: 27,201

    For those that like isometric/top-down RPG games, Eschalon: Book 1 is free on Steam.

    Despite its age, it's still a very solid indie/fantasy title.
     
  14. Subzero85

    Hitman

    Joined: Jul 16, 2011

    Posts: 689

    Location: Northern Ireland


    Thanks very much, didnt know about this at all, will give it a go, as i remember the original about 20 years ago, also trying out the new streets of rage 4
     
  15. One Vision

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Dec 8, 2015

    Posts: 1,369

    thanks

    Im playing GTA Online, recommended
     
  16. lokiss

    Mobster

    Joined: Sep 14, 2008

    Posts: 3,175

    Location: Nottingham

    Assetto Corsa Competizione
    34.9 hrs last two weeks

    Beat Saber
    14.6 hrs last two weeks


    Race cars, and lock down exercise with a smile.
     
  17. Pawnless Endgame

    Capodecina

    Joined: May 10, 2004

    Posts: 10,947

    Location: Sunny Stafford

    How's World of Warcraft doing these days? It was massive back in the mid-2000s, think it was even bigger than what Fortnite/Minecraft is nowadays. I can imagine an uptake of subs to WoW from former players.

    For me, what's the most ideal 2D Sonic the Hedgehog game to play these days on Steam? I was thinking Sonic Mania but haven't researched it fully yet.

    As for currently playing, I'm playing HD Poker a lot. It's an MMO for Texas Hold' Em poker, up to 4 tables and 36 seats max using play money. There are in-app purchases, but you get free chips every day. If you're reasonably good at poker, then there is no need to buy any chips. Every 15 or so hands, a chest appears and you win it if you win that particular hand. Then it's like in World of Warcraft where you get chips and special items.
     
  18. Begbie

    Capodecina

    Joined: Oct 20, 2004

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    Location: .....

    Factiro - about a hundred hours in the past two weeks!
     
  19. Thesman106

    Gangster

    Joined: Sep 11, 2017

    Posts: 103

    I always wanted this game, I regret not buying it before it fully released. Im just hoping for a sale one day
     
  20. Begbie

    Capodecina

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    Just buy it, it's well worth the £20.