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What 360 Games are you Preordering?

Discussion in 'Gaming' started by Dave Scarpa, Aug 29, 2005.

  1. Dave Scarpa

    Dave Scarpa Well-Known Member

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    WHat will you get from the Launch games ?

    Being that games are going to $59 picking good games is important. I'm leaning toward Call of Duty 2 and Madden 2006. THey are supposed to be available at launch.
     
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    I'm still deciding if I want a 360 or to wait until the PS3 or even get both.

    If I were to get a 360, it would be for Oblivion.
     
  3. JamieD

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    None for a year or two. No need. I didn't have time to get 1/3 through my current gen games. (Just finished Prince of Persia 1 this weekend). I don't play much online, don't have HDTV yet..

    So in general, no interest in this gen until it's halfways old and some of the many glitches that'll popup in MS and Sony's offerings are fixed (ie. the vertical system problem in the PS2, the Thompson drive in the XBox, the plastic aligning wheel for the laser in the PS2, DVD playback issues in the PS2, etc.)
     
  4. Tim Hoover

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    Let's see what's on my Xmas list:

    Gears of War looks fantastic graphically, so hopefully the gameplay is up to par.

    Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter - oh yeah, I'll definitely be snagging this.

    I'm still sitting on the fence about CoD 2.
     
  5. BrianB

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    Gears of War is not out till Spring 2006 at the earliest. It is not a "launch window" game.
     
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    Ghost Recon for sure. This game looks awesome. [​IMG]
     
  7. Chris Bardon

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    If I were preordering (and didn't have to think about money), I'd probably go with:

    Oblivion-I played Morrowind for a week and a half straight. Damn right I'll be getting this. Only hoping that it's better than the Xbox version of Morrowind (DDEs...)

    Perfect Dark 0-Will it be the next Halo? All I know is that I'm not disappointed with Rare's games very often, and this has been in the works for a while. It's also getting the marketing focus, so it'd better be good.

    Kameo-Again, an interesting looking Rare game.

    Burnout 4-Mmmm...Burnout. In High Def no less!

    Tony Hawk's American Wasteland-Gave up on the series with Underground, but it looks like this game might get me back into it.
     
  8. Carlo Medina

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    Definitely buy:
    Dead or Alive 4

    Probably buy:
    Madden 06

    Might buy:
    Project Gotham Racing 3
    Top Spin 2
     
  9. Cameron Yee

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    Haven't decided if I'll get a 360 (at launch), but PGR3 and DOA4 would be definites.
     
  10. Tim Hoover

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    Oh, I see. Dammit....
     
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    Gr3
    PGR3
    DOA4
    PD0
     
  12. Sam Posten

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    Perfect Dark for sure
    Full Auto if it looks good enough
    Ghost Recon 50/50 chance
    Madden if it lives up to the hype
    Kameo only if it scores a 9.0 or better, otherwise see me when its in the $20 bin.
    Quake 4 whenever it ships
    Same for Burnout.
     
  13. BrianB

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    Slipped to 2006, allegedly.
     
  14. Sam Posten

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    Definitly King Kong too
     
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    Pefect Dark Zero and Gun
     
  16. Ryan*D

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    Going to pre order xbox tomorrow.
    I got to get top spin 2. The girlfriend loves that game.

    For my self i'll get PGR3 and perfect dark.

    I want it now
     
  17. Michael St. Clair

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    Almost 100% sure:

    Ridge Racer 6
    Ghost Recon 3

    Maybe:

    Perfect Dark Zero
    PGR3

    Rent, maybe buy later:

    Tiger Woods
    Top Spin
    Kameo
    King Kong
     
  18. Bryan_ZZ

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    I'm with Beer Monkey, plus Tiger as a pre-order.
     
  19. Brian Johnson

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    Is Tiger Woods going to be available on launch or around launch date.
    Sad to say but I'd buy the 360 just for that game. [​IMG]
    Or any other golf game for that matter. I'd like to see Links on the 360 but I think they called it quits(?).
     
  20. Michael St. Clair

    Michael St. Clair Well-Known Member

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    Brian,

    It is reported that Links 360 is in development, just not officially announced yet.

    Tiger should be out at or near launch. I'd rather have Links myself.
     

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