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Arrow Your favourite post-apocalyptic games.

I'm not gaming in a big way but I'm really enjoying Mad Max and The Long Dark at the moment, love the open world environment and ability to choose what you want to carry/use. Mad Max is great, a few issues with the story and strong hold system is probably been stretched too much thus making it receptive as the story progressed. The Long Dark story mode has only just been officially released so I haven't ventured into that one too much yet, awaiting a patch as well. But in sandbox mode it has been quite fun, and frustrating.
Still haven't finished Mad Max yet, thanks to not being able to have a computer that wasn't capable of handling the specs of the game... fixed that problem a few weeks ago.
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Fallout 3 is a classic. As an older gent I don't finish many games anymore, but I finished that one! It was great. I got Fallout 4 and was enjoying it, but I still need to go back and finish it.

The whole Fallout universe is great at setting up a realistic post-apocalyptic atmosphere. The combat system can be played real-time or in phases, depending on how you want to play.

Thanks for pointing out Mad Max, I hadn't even heard of that one. It's reviews are really good!
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Fallout 3 is a classic. As an older gent I don't finish many games anymore, but I finished that one! It was great. I got Fallout 4 and was enjoying it, but I still need to go back and finish it.

The whole Fallout universe is great at setting up a realistic post-apocalyptic atmosphere. The combat system can be played real-time or in phases, depending on how you want to play.

Thanks for pointing out Mad Max, I hadn't even heard of that one. It's reviews are really good!
I'm playing both Fallout Los Vegas and 4. I think 4 is better because of all the mods. I'm running close to 50 of them and the expanded content is really gr8.

I'm so looking forward to Cascadia.
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The Fallout series. Nothing else comes close.

And just as important, each game's setting feels unique from the others, which is an impressive feat.
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A buddy of mine swears by Wasteland 2, I'm kinda meh about it.

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A buddy of mine swears by Wasteland 2, I'm kinda meh about it.

Play fallout BoS. It's better than the Wasteland series.
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