recommend me a new FPS ?

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by Splych, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. Splych

    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

    May 19, 2008
    Canada, Ontario.
    what are those FPS games that you just have to have ?
    so far , the FPS games that I have are Bad Company 2, CoD4 and MW2. i am considering whether or not i should buy CoD4 though it is still $30 so it isn't in my favor. i doubt it'll be at a point where it will be $20 , but i can wait.

    any FPS is good . whether it be new or old . particularly , i saw Unreal Tournament III and i thought it was pretty cool so i might be buying that.
  2. nutella

    nutella Low Glycemic Index

    Sep 4, 2008
    Your nearest supermarket
    Do you mean you're thinking of getting Black Ops?

    And yeah, UT3 is pretty fun especially if you get a load of mods on it. Personally my favorite FPS franchise, even though I suck at FPS games.
  3. monkat

    monkat I'd like to see you TRY to ban me. (Should I try?.

    May 21, 2009
    United States
    I've heard that 60 is a popular rate.
  4. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    Warsow for it's race mode.

    (Actual map starts at 0:50.)

    You don't race against others directly, but timed. Warsow has additional tricks, like letting you bunnyhop easily, and dash, and walljump. You use these tricks to build up speed get through a race map as quickly as you can. It's actually a great experience moving so fast and flying through the air, even if it's just a videogame.

    And of course it's got your standard deathmatch modes and capture the flag and all that jazz... it's pretty competitive, but I just like the races.
  5. sweenish

    sweenish GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Apr 16, 2008
    United States
    i was going to say the same thing.
  6. xXxM1NG0xXx

    xXxM1NG0xXx Advanced Member

    Oct 4, 2010
    United States
    Pallet Town
    quake III, fast paced and fun to play
    counter strike
    half-life multiplayer
    borderland, fps rpg

    hmm cant really think of anymore hope i helps somewhat
  7. X D D X

    X D D X GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Apr 25, 2008
    New Zealand
    New Zealand
    You could try Crysis if you haven't already. It goes for pretty cheap these days too.

    Borderlands is also good if you don't mind the RPG element.
  8. prowler

    prowler Sony

    Jul 14, 2009
    No love for Hat Fortress 2?
  9. Raiser

    Raiser I am mad scientist.

    May 31, 2008
    Battlefield 2. It actually has quite a different feel to it compared to Bad Company 2.

    Arguably the best Battlefield game in the series.
  10. Ikki

    Ikki GBATemp's grumpy panda.

    Jun 1, 2010
    FPS you have to have?
    Everyone is suggesting online FPSs, is that specifically what you're looking for?
    If not,
    The Half Life games.
    Return to Castle Wolfenstein
  11. dysan

    dysan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jan 31, 2010
    an fps thread and noone mentioned QUAKE yet?!
    what's wrong with you people?

    get quake 1,2 and 4

    after that I recommend "serious sam" and "painkiller" games for some mindless fun [​IMG]

    latest medal of honor is good as well.
    try "singularity" also
    "bulletstorm" should be released this month I believe and it looks good enough and fun so be sure to check that out as well.
  12. Splych

    Splych GBAtemp's Lurker

    May 19, 2008
    Canada, Ontario.
    you could get CoD4 freely and you could either pay for it . if you get it freely, you have limitations to what servers you can join. if you buy it , a wider selection of servers are open to you .

    60FPS is a popular rate. though i wish my monitor supports 75Hz [damn you 60Hz].

    Unreal Tournament III is on my list . [​IMG]

    Warsow... is that free , a mod for another game, or do i have to pay for it o_o ?

    Quake III and Warsow look similar . though i am more into the "newer" FPS games . it's a little hard to describe, but i guess the best way to say it is that i like a game that has a nice appealing look to it .

    Counter Strike , maybe . i am a bit skeptical on getting that game .

    Half-Life 2 Deathmatch . i have it , but meh , probably cause i haven't found enough mods to make me want to play the game .

    Borderlands , played it , lasted me about a week then i got bored .

    Team Fortress 2 , got it [​IMG] .

    Battlefield 2 ... I think i might wait for Battlefield 3 and see how it turns out . has anyone tried Battlefield 1943 though? it looked good , and the graphics looked nice since the maps looked bright [​IMG] .

    Serious Sam, single player FPS right? Painkiller was one of the FPS games i saw but just couldn't remember . thanks !

    Medal of Honor, tried beta, it was either this or Bad Company 2, and chose BC2 .

    Singularity looked good actually . although it is a single player game, the environment didn't look bad , and graphics were nicee .

    Bulletstorm i await the day it is released . i might get it for xbox 360, just because of the Gears of War 3 beta [​IMG] .

    preferably , i'd like FPS games that have online just so that it will last me long-ish , rather than just having a single player and never playing it again .
  13. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

    Aug 14, 2007
    It has co-op, and you aren't playing it right if you don't have at least 7 other people playing it with you.

    edit: it has deathmatch too
  14. Quanno

    Quanno GBAtemp Fan

    Apr 29, 2008
    Pretty much any of the valve games, L4D 1 and 2 are pretty good, but can be pretty repeating...

    Edit: Also Brink? not sure it's out already :/
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    Deus Ex - More of a first person action/adventure than strictly a shooter
    S.T.A.L.K.E.R - Interesting single player, never tried multiplayer
    Unreal 2 - Generic but not unenjoyable

    The Serious Sam series of games are also a good laugh.
  16. updowners

    updowners GBAtemp Maniac

    Sep 26, 2008
    United States
    Yes, Warsow is a free, standalone FPS game based off the Quake 2 engine.
  17. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

    Nov 27, 2006
    Bruges, Belgium
    CoD 2. Pretty old but it's the best CoD game out there IMHO, you really need a lot of skill to get good kill/death ratios on it.