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Where is all the love for The Orange Box?

#1al_ien5000Posted 7/12/2011 9:03:51 AM
In games that people are still talking about years after there release, the usual suspects come up. Uncharted, Resistance, Ratchet, Metal Gear Solid 4, Demon's Soul.

While I love all of those games, it is surprising that people don't recommend The Orange Box enough. Why is this?

I know the loading times are a little long, but that shouldn't keep people from playing this outstanding title!
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#2usernamestuffPosted 7/12/2011 9:04:51 AM
More like where is the Orange Box?

dat s*** be hard to find yo
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#3namethatno1usesPosted 7/12/2011 9:05:30 AM
The Orange Box = Bayonetta

Mostly that.
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#4Schwepps01Posted 7/12/2011 9:05:36 AM
I completely agree. Half Life 2 and Portal are still amazing games to this day. And Team Fortress 2 is a really fun game, although it's nearly dead now, plus it runs at a miraculous 15 FPS.
#5TerotrousPosted 7/12/2011 9:06:11 AM
It's probably because you can buy the games separately now, so most people just recommend their favourite rather than the whole collection.
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#6MyWifeBeatsMePosted 7/12/2011 9:06:24 AM
maby because The Orange Box is a terrible broken port on the ps3. Everyone has those games on their PC anyways
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#7Dark_SpiretPosted 7/12/2011 9:07:35 AM
i recommend it quite a lot...on pc.
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#8ZukkusPosted 7/12/2011 9:11:31 AM
All the love is on the PC version.
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#9darkshadowmasterPosted 7/12/2011 9:13:13 AM
I could not imagine playing Orange Box on anything other than a PC.
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#10Cloudtail4everPosted 7/12/2011 9:14:05 AM
I have it and enjoy Portal and Half Life 2, but TF2 is basically dead.
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