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What's the worst thing to ever happen to you in your gaming life?

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4 years ago#31
Years ago i had to sell my whole gaming collection to pay bills for my mom who was out of work at the time from being sick. I lost so much :( Hundreds of hours from my rpgs and fighting games. But would i do it again? Yes because you do what you can to help the people you love.

Although still to this day i have not gotten another copy of Parasite EVE 1, Lunar Eternal Blue Complete, Grandia, and Suikoden 2. They cost to much money now :(
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4 years ago#32
When I bought Advance Wars Day of Ruin, played it halfway, then the cartridge decided to corrupt my save data.

No sweat, played through it again almost 3/4 through all the missions...Then my cousin somehow manged to break the dang cartridge.

Bought a new one a couple months later, got to the same point, then I lost the cartridge somewhere.

To this day I still have not beaten it.
4 years ago#33
I threw away my Sega Genesis, it hurts me even thinking about it ..
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4 years ago#34
For a couple of years as a kid, my parents fell on hard times, and they couldn't afford to get me any video games. I was also too young to work. Not only that, but we couldnt afford even cable.

It was a dark time. No video games or any kind of entertainment. I really had to go outside or to a friends house and play with them to keep my sanity.

It was so awesome when they got back on their feet.
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4 years ago#35
gabrius posted...
I played WoW for 2 years.


You win. I was just going to complain about a PS1 motor burning out and somehow corrupting my memory card when it did. There went a few hundred hours of FFVII...among many other things...
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4 years ago#36
Several hundred hours worth of saves on a GC memory card. I leave the room to grab a drink and when I come back, I found out my 2 year old nephew flushed it down a toilet.
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4 years ago#37
3 years of playing FFXI and my character got banned, for no reason.

My PS3's harddrive got corrupted, TWICE
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4 years ago#38
IcepickLobotamy posted...
Several hundred hours worth of saves on a GC memory card. I leave the room to grab a drink and when I come back, I found out my 2 year old nephew flushed it down a toilet.


A similar event happened to me 4 years ago, this resulted in the loss of my PS2 memory card I had for 5 years, there was really invaluable data that I worked my butt off to get this far.
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4 years ago#39
Pacman2dx posted...
I threw away my Sega Genesis, it hurts me even thinking about it ..


I don't even...
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4 years ago#40
my gamecube memory card corrupted...then within a week so did my ps1 memory card....countless hours of data lost...RIP my chrono cross files :(
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