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User Info: bluemoogle

4 years ago#1
Do you force yourself to finish games? - Results (251 votes)
I need 100% completion in every one of my games
2.79% (7 votes)
I try to just beat the main storyline
38.25% (96 votes)
I finish a few games here and there... but so many games are just awful
17.13% (43 votes)
I only play as long as the game interests me, then I move on, finished or not
36.65% (92 votes)
Most games I play are open-ended can never really be beaten
2.79% (7 votes)
Hahaha, I would have to actually play games for this to matter... I spend all my time on PCH now :-\
2.39% (6 votes)
This poll is now closed.
Ok thank you just curious
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User Info: Orestes417

4 years ago#2
If I'm not feeling it by hour two or three I'm done. May try again a second time later, but life's far to short to "force" myself to play something that doesn't work for me.
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User Info: Loshadt

4 years ago#3
On the first playthrough I always try to finish the main game. There are a few exceptions to this though, like Skyrim, a game I dropped after finishing the College quest line and the Thieves Guild quest line because I realized that the game does not at any point get better.
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User Info: aak57

4 years ago#4
If I'm not enjoying something, I drop it and move on. That's not to say I'll drop something if there is a lull for 10 minutes, but if I've been playing a game for hours and I haven't found it enjoyable then I don't have that notion of "might as well finish it" like many seem to. Sunken time fallacy to me.
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User Info: Boge

4 years ago#5
There are a number of games I'll play mayb 2/3 through and the game has bored me, but I feel like I have to finish it. Those are the ones I FORCE myself to finish. Sometimes I get to point of no return and I don't feel right not finishing it even though I'm not enjoying it anymore.
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User Info: Ningishzida

4 years ago#6
Current gen games are so awfully bad I have to force myself to START them.

User Info: CatToy

4 years ago#7
If I'm bored of a game, I'm not going to force myself to be bored for even longer.
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User Info: bluemoogle

4 years ago#8
More people should be picking the last option imo

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User Info: Dawnshadow

4 years ago#9
Why would I play a game I'm not enjoying? Unless it's clear that the situation I'm not enjoying is just a small part of the game (ie, a stealth stage in a non-stealth game) I'll just drop it, accept that I chose poorly when purchasing the game in question, and move on with my life.
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User Info: MC RaZaR

4 years ago#10
I do depending on the game.
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