Good PC Shooters??

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Jun 4, 2010

Good PC Shooters?? by 67birdman at 6:01 AM (2,010 Views / 0 Likes) 29 replies

  1. 67birdman
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    Hi there,
    I am looking for some good PC shooting games.
    Like FPS and tactical--army style or another fun type. [​IMG]
    My specs are
    Core2 Duo E6300 @ 1.86 gHZ
    2 GB RAM
    ATI X1600 512 MB Graphics
    WIndows Vista Home Premium
    I've already played all the Call of Dutys, I don't like the battlefield games, too like boring without a campaign.
    Please any suggestions? [​IMG]
    Thanks
     


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    F.E.A.R. Makes a Multiplayer-Combat only game/installer. I think its free or used to be free.
    Called F.E.A.R. Combat.

    As far as I can tell it was F.E.A.R. with out the single player mode.
    Also you can try finding Halo Combat Evolved. Yeah its a 9 year old game. But I still play it on occasion.
    Halo 2 requires you to pay-2-play. :\
    I also play Unreal 2004.

    But these are terrible suggestions for you. I prefer arcade over tactics. I like firing gunzablazin' rather than crouching and hiding behind corners. And all these games arent technically graphics marvel. My RAM is like 1GB so my games are limited.
     
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    Thanks for the suggestions man,
    Imma look into F.E.A.R.
     
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    F.E.A.R multiplayer is rife with aimbotters
     
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    Mass Effect 1+ 2 is a sort of RPG with tactical FPS elements.
    Lots and lots of backstory; You spend much more time talking than shooting.
    Might not be precisely what you're looking for, but I highly recommend them.
    (ME2 in particular)

    From your specs I believe you'd be able to run them,
    but it might be best if you check here, to be certain.


    EDIT: Another great and lesser-known game is
    Call of Juarez 2 (Bound in Blood)
    It's an old-west (US) shooter, and is quite fun.

    All of these games are single-player only.
     
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    Thanks for the suggestions guys [​IMG]
    What do you all think of the tom clancy games (rainbow six vegas 2)?
    Thanks!
     
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    Counter-Strike: Source.

    Great game, and lots of game types/mods.

    Zombie, surf, hide N seek. Pretty much everything. [​IMG]
     
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    Nexuiz is fun, and fast-paced. Think Quake, but open-sourced with awesome graphics.
     
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    Both Left 4 Dead 1 & 2, best co-op shooter ever.
     
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    CrossFire Online is the best FPS for me, its almost like a counter strike game.
     
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    Gunz and Borderlands are the best IMHO.
     
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    Rainbow Six series of games, Armed Assault 2, Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising. A few tactical type shooters you may be interested in. I preferred some of the older Rainbow Six games compared to the newer ones. It just seems they got a bit less tactical and more -arcadey-.
     
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    I agree with Mass Effect. Such a great game!!
     
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    Counter Strike Source, Best fps I have ever played, I've got around 400hours logged on to that game [​IMG]
     
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    If you are you wanting more the modern day realistic/pseudo realistic FPS?
    America's Army III
    Far Cry 2

    Or are you looking for anything FPS?
    Crysis
    Fallout 3
    Deus Ex
    Halflife 1
    The Orange Box (Halflife 2 + Episode 1&2, Portal, and Team Fortress 2)
     
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    Team.

    Fortress.

    2.
     
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    Wow you guys actually like Counterstrike??
    The graphics are so bad..
    I like Team Fortress, but its only multiplayer--i only get games one way [​IMG]
    I am also going to try out America's Army.
    Thanks guys! If you have any more suggestions, then post..
     
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    You have a 5 year old midrange card, I doubt any game will look good on your computer.
     
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    Yeaa... Thanks [​IMG]
     
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    Unreal series.. UT 1 is my fav but very old

    I also like Deus Ex.. not a real FPS like Unreal and COD but still a FPS and soon DX3 is coming yay

    Half Life series ofcourse
    SW Battlefront
    CS:Source
    STALKER series
    FEAR series
    Crysis
    Far Cry series
    ArmA 2
    Doom series.. plain classic

    Theres loads of other good ones but not really FPS more like 3rd person action games
     

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