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Submitted by PandaMcBearface 1154d ago | opinion piece

The times you thought: "**** this game"

The quietest and most deadliest of rages. Those games where you just couldn't any more. (Culture, PS2, Xbox)

bosbvok  +   1154d ago
Whahaha. I've had plenty of those moments in games where I have to get up, walk away and go back later else I will smash all things.
PandaMcBearface  +   1154d ago
These are games where I couldn't even go back :|
JKelloggs  +   1154d ago
I remember breaking a many amount of PS1 controllers when I was younger. I never knew that a game was supposed to beat me...
Mocat  +   1154d ago
MK9 shao kahn last battle, nuff said
schmoe  +   1154d ago
very very funny, but wouldn't be as funny if it was not true
bosbvok  +   1154d ago
Quite right!
Choc_Salties  +   1154d ago
Its almost as bad when facedesking the keyboard with muppets playing next to you in a co-op game
bosbvok  +   1154d ago
Would you be playing Dota2 by any chance?? :)
KwietStorm  +   1154d ago
I remember playing the first Devil May Cry on Dante Must Die mode, specifically fighting Nightmare. RAGE
Robotronfiend  +   1154d ago
Due to glitches: Naughty Bear and Rage.

Due to difficulty: X-Com (the first one), XCOM (new one on impossible setting), and Demon's Souls.

Due to being an awful game: FF13

I did finish both XCOM games, but it required periods of cooldown.

I said "F THIS GAME!" at the ending (or complete lack of one) for Final Fantasy Tactics. I still want to BBQ every chocobo I see.
iamnsuperman  +   1154d ago
The mile high thing took me ages to do. I randomly decided to have a bum day at uni and just thought **** it. Everyone has lectures I can do it by the time they get back. Several hours later I was still trying. I managed to do it in the end but there was no sense of gratitude that I had done it. More confusion that I have wasted my day doing it
PandaMcBearface  +   1153d ago
I know all these feels. You're lucky you actually managed to complete it though. well, I mean it's all relative I suppose - I wasted a day with no result at all, not even confusion.
PhoenixRising37  +   1154d ago
Demon's Souls the first time i bought it
Modern Warfare 2 online
MGS Peace Walker last 2 bosses
trying to 5-star raining blood on expert in GH3
trying to platinum Inferno 2 on Trials HD (i ended up doing it)
antz1104  +   1154d ago
New Twisted Metal fighting 2 Juggernauts at once? Lol, yeah that counts.
sdozzo  +   1154d ago
Book of Eschalon 2... Stone Golem. I was stuck in that damn cave by mistake and had to kill him to leave.
FrostyZipper  +   1154d ago
God Hand on Hard against Great Sensei.

Qrphe  +   1154d ago
Honestly this game and ZombiU (since I refuse to play it on Normal).
I completely enjoyed the masochistic nature of DeS and DaS so I never got frustrated with drying in those games.
InTheLab  +   1154d ago
While playing Ninja Gaiden 3. The game was ass from beginning to end...and by end I mean the part where the ridiculous main boss summons a dinosaur that can go from a laying position to standing and biting your ass off in less than a second.

So after getting boned a few times...I figured I'd seen enough .. ejected the disc. Crushed it..and placed it I. The trash where it belongs.

Forgot to mention how you have to destroy a chopper with a bow but that same bow don't do shit against Nina dogs or anyone really.

Screw that game and team Ninja
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DomceM  +   1154d ago
first time my brother played bf3... he smashed the keyboard with a meat mallet and threw the meat mallet out. also.. alcohol was involved.
Sabian187  +   1154d ago
I've played so many game where they were difficult but not horrible, but there is one game that comes to mind that took me close to a week to get through one level on the hardest difficulty.
Call of Duty: World at War on the level "Downfall" where you where storming the Reichstag. That is the level that made me ask the question: "Where the F**K did the Nazis get heat seeking grenades?" Literally every time I would stop for a second to get cover or heal or anything there would be 2 or 3 grenade warning icons.
So nerve racking and I would play until I get a checkpoint and then I would stop for the night because i'm old and I don't need that kind of aggravation.
Xx-ADITYA-xX  +   1154d ago
Gran Turismo 5, GTA SA Mission with Big Smoke "All you had to do, was follow the damn train CJ!"
Brownghost  +   1154d ago
Mass effect 2 final boss is a ****king joke.
BlaqMagiq24  +   1154d ago
Devil May Cry 3

Nuff said.
Burackus  +   1153d ago
Radic in killzone 2 on elite was a f@ck me moment oh and socom 4 on the hardest difficulty
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banjadude  +   1153d ago
Making stupid mistakes/miscalculations... repeatedly. Recent example? Far Cry 3, trying to stealth take-down a patrol dog.

Didn't realize until after the 10th try, you can just snipe them, and it will still count as being undetected (I don't have a friggen clue why that didn't register in my head after the 3rd try).
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