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Top 5 PS3 games that'll convince your dad to play

GamesThirst Writes: So you've been trying to convince your dad that gaming is fun with no luck? You've probably been doing all the wrong things, and instead of drawing your father closer to the entertainment medium, your efforts drive him even further away.

We're here to help. See, men like manly things, so what the hec are you doing pitching LittleBigPlanet to a grown stud? Here's a worthwhile list. Now go for the win.

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ZombieAutopsy3274d ago

that title is wrong on so many levels.

The Meerkat3274d ago

LOL
I'm glad i'm a 360 owner.

anh_duong3274d ago

yeah austrian dads will have a field day on that one

The Meerkat3274d ago

I got a disagree. It must have been someone from Alabama.

WildArmed3274d ago

lmfao zombie.
you made me re-read the title again n again to figure out wat was 'off' -.-

crazy250003274d ago

someone explain the joke :p

ZombieAutopsy3274d ago

the original title to the article was "Top 5 PS3 games that'll convince your dad to play WITH YOU"

Darkstorn3274d ago

Okay, well my dad is more of an intellectual than a redneck chest-thumper. The only games I've ever got him interested in were Oddworld: Munch's Oddyssey, Biochosk on PS3, and Metal Gear Solid 4. Lately he's been impressed with Brutal Legend, though.

crazy250003274d ago

OH....wow, this just makes gaming journalism sound nasty lol

Darkstorn3274d ago

@1.3-
He's referring to the Austrian man who imprisoned his own daughter in a cellar for over a decade and fathered multiple children with her. I'm sure the same thing happens in the South, but he mentioned a specific example.

mal_tez923274d ago

The same applies to Uncharted 1. I know U2 has a lot more action, but U1 still feels very much like a movie.

Maddens Raiders3274d ago

my father has openly challenged me to Soul Calibur 4 matches.... and he's pretty damn good.

Darkstorn3274d ago

@1.11-
Haha. My dad just watches Astaroth's axe go through Talim and then asks me why she's still alive...so much for realism :D

sikbeta3273d ago (Edited 3273d ago )

Only need ONE: Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, after that he will start playing all the quality games by his own

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callahan093274d ago (Edited 3274d ago )

The only games my father has played in the past 25 years are:

NES
Super Mario Bros, Duck Hunt, Tetris,

Fast forward 20 years:
Wii
Wii Sports, Boom Blox

PS3
Flower.

And that's it. He has very, very strictly defined and limited interests when it comes to videogames.

40cal3274d ago

My father in law geeked on GT5 prologue for 5 hours one night, logitech wheel and all.

badz1493274d ago

my father don't play games at all! he's more an outdoor type of guy and when at home, he prefers to sleep! but he sometimes watches me playing FIFA with my brothers as he likes football, and also watching when I play racing games because he like cars! recently, he sat there for quite awhile watching me playing Uncharted 2! he seems amazed! :)

Feral Gamer3274d ago

"See, men like manly things, so what the hec are you doing pitching LittleBigPlanet to a grown stud?"

I don't think anyone would call their father a "grown stud". Ick.

komp3274d ago

Ummmmm...... I am a dad and I need to know how to convince the Kid to play......

CadDad3274d ago

I'm also the dad, and I try to figure out a way to keep my kids off my PS3.

-CadDad

mdt hunter3274d ago

my dad convinced me that gaming is fun

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