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The One Ring Forums: Off Topic: The Pollantir:
Do you play video games?
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Poll: Do you play video games?
I play video games everyday.
I play video game about once a week.
I play video game occasionally (with friends or not)
I don't play video games
What is video games?
View Results (69 votes)
 

CuriousG
Valinor


May 8 2013, 5:03pm

Post #26 of 37 (128 views)
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Emulator? [In reply to] Can't Post

Not sure what that is. For playing Alpha Cent on newer machines? I just play it on an old computer I keep around.


Darkstone
Immortal


May 8 2013, 5:12pm

Post #27 of 37 (128 views)
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Yep. [In reply to] Can't Post

Emulators let you play old games on new computers. I'm in paranoid fear my old HP will die for good and I'll never be able to play those old games again.


(This post was edited by Darkstone on May 8 2013, 5:13pm)


Fredeghar Wayfarer
Lorien


May 8 2013, 11:11pm

Post #28 of 37 (124 views)
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Occasionally [In reply to] Can't Post

I was an avid gamer in my youth during the days of the original NES and Sega Genesis. I didn't really keep up with the later systems though. I do occasionally play newer games at friends' houses though.

The only game I play regularly is Lord of the Rings Online for the same reason as Rosielass. The Tolkien aspect appeals to me. I've tried a few other MMOs but they haven't grabbed me the same way as having an alter ego adventuring in Middle-earth. DC Universe Online appealed to the comics fan side of me but the controls and bugs in that game are annoying.

I also play games on my phone, which I suppose counts (Tetris, Skater Boy, Words With Friends, etc.).


SirDennisC
Half-elven


May 9 2013, 2:52am

Post #29 of 37 (153 views)
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Yes, that was rather fun. [In reply to] Can't Post

"Great minds make the heart grow fonder."


Brethil
Half-elven


May 9 2013, 1:29pm

Post #30 of 37 (112 views)
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"Elementary my dear Prudence" [In reply to] Can't Post

How very true Sir Dennis! WinkAngelic


thorinoakenshield
Rivendell


May 9 2013, 7:32pm

Post #31 of 37 (95 views)
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I love video games. [In reply to] Can't Post

I am currently still obsessed with Skyrim. I love the entire Elder Scrolls series. I also play a bit of LOTRO.


BoromirOfWinterfell
Rohan


May 10 2013, 8:08pm

Post #32 of 37 (89 views)
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PC games [In reply to] Can't Post

Not so often as I'd like nowadays. I get a chance every second week or so. I enjoy Bioshock, LOTRO, Borderlands, Call of Duty, Lego LOTR, Dead Island, Prototype, Battle for Middle-earth II, Starcraft II, Elder Scrolls, Fallout 3, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Age of Empires, The Walking Dead (Consists of five episodes), Unreal Tournament, Quake and a few others I am too tired to think of. I enjoy strategy games and other games with great story lines.

Although, I'd rather be reading than playing games.


(This post was edited by BoromirOfWinterfell on May 10 2013, 8:09pm)


Sam20
Lorien

May 10 2013, 10:51pm

Post #33 of 37 (91 views)
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Poll [In reply to] Can't Post

Another successful poll, I thank you all for taking the time to respond and share your thoughts. So far it seems that more people do not play video games ( or have stopped to) but occasionally seems to gain some ground.

Please vote if you have done so yet!


sauget.diblosio
Tol Eressea


May 11 2013, 2:02am

Post #34 of 37 (113 views)
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Well, more people play video games, [In reply to] Can't Post

at least occasionally, than don't play at all, which i find pleasantly surprising.


grammaboodawg
Immortal


May 12 2013, 10:01pm

Post #35 of 37 (79 views)
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Not that I don't like them... [In reply to] Can't Post

I have a PS2 and the LotR/Hobbit games, I just don't have time to play them :(

My 91 yo Mom, on the other hand, is a fiend with games!


Yngwulff
Gondor


May 25 2013, 3:35am

Post #36 of 37 (74 views)
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PC [In reply to] Can't Post

Dungeons & Dragons Online
World of Tanks
Neverwinter


seigneur_bacon
Registered User


Jun 17 2013, 3:29pm

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I don't just play video games, I make them! [In reply to] Can't Post

I play mostly Civ V(PC) and Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate (Wii U/3DS)

And I am studying Computer Science and making my Internship at an Indie Dev. Studio

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