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    With the price of new games forever on the rise, I was wondering whether there were any more budget titles anyone would like to recommend? Whether they're old, indie, or simply on sale, post or receive recommendations here!

    Here's a few cheap games that I personally enjoyed:

    Theme Hospital - A great strategy/management game, with a fun sense of humour. Trying to keep your hospital efficient and clean while avoiding bankruptcy and keeping staff happy can be a real challenge in the later levels!

    FlatOut - Okay, so there may be better-looking racing games out there than this 12 year old one, but personally I found the crashes, damage and physics great... might be the Robot Wars fan in me. :p: Great soundtrack as well! I'd recommend it over the slightly more expensive FlatOut 2 - and steer clear of the unplayable flop that is FlatOut 3 at all costs, even at its current £1.39 sale price. :yucky:

    King of Dragon Pass - A really unique roleplaying/politics game, where you play as the Chieftain of a small tribe, balancing all sorts of requests and demands, keeping various gods pleased, surviving whatever random chance events the game throws at you, and hopefully one day uniting with neighboring tribes and ruling over them as King or Queen.

    The Gabriel Knight Trilogy - Three of the best point and click adventure/mystery games ever, in my opinion, but they all look very different. Sins of the Fathers has 2D pixel art, The Beast Within uses FMV (but one of the better FMV games, according to many reviews), and Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned opted for early 3D... not so pretty, but the story makes up for it!

    Dungeons of Dredmor - Something a little more recent... only 7 years old. :ahee: I've played through this roguelike dungeon crawler a few times, the randomly generated levels and multiple classes/abilities give plenty of replay value.

    Cthulhu Saves the World - I could talk about it here, but why not read my recent 500 word review of the game instead? :blow:
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    Are you taking the biscuit?

    Why would I splash my cash on these old school games, when man can just download the ting for free?
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    (Original post by Fasihs Bodyguard)
    Are you taking the biscuit?

    Why would I splash my cash on these old school games, when man can just download the ting for free?


    But for the completely cash-strapped, I'd also recommend the AGD remake of King's Quest 1, which you can get free from the developer's website.

    I reviewed that too. :blow:
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    With the price of new games forever on the rise, I was wondering whether there were any more budget titles anyone would like to recommend? Whether they're old, indie, or simply on sale, post or receive recommendations here!

    Here's a few cheap games that I personally enjoyed:

    Theme Hospital - A great strategy/management game, with a fun sense of humour. Trying to keep your hospital efficient and clean while avoiding bankruptcy and keeping staff happy can be a real challenge in the later levels!

    FlatOut - Okay, so there may be better-looking racing games out there than this 12 year old one, but personally I found the crashes, damage and physics great... might be the Robot Wars fan in me. :p: Great soundtrack as well! I'd recommend it over the slightly more expensive FlatOut 2 - and steer clear of the unplayable flop that is FlatOut 3 at all costs, even at its current £1.39 sale price. :yucky:

    King of Dragon Pass - A really unique roleplaying/politics game, where you play as the Chieftain of a small tribe, balancing all sorts of requests and demands, keeping various gods pleased, surviving whatever random chance events the game throws at you, and hopefully one day uniting with neighboring tribes and ruling over them as King or Queen.

    The Gabriel Knight Trilogy - Three of the best point and click adventure/mystery games ever, in my opinion, but they all look very different. Sins of the Fathers has 2D pixel art, The Beast Within uses FMV (but one of the better FMV games, according to many reviews), and Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned opted for early 3D... not so pretty, but the story makes up for it!

    Dungeons of Dredmor - Something a little more recent... only 7 years old. :ahee: I've played through this roguelike dungeon crawler a few times, the randomly generated levels and multiple classes/abilities give plenty of replay value.

    Cthulhu Saves the World - I could talk about it here, but why not read my recent 500 word review of the game instead? :blow:
    have you not heard of torrent? all games there are under a fiver.
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    (Original post by nonotyoutoo)
    have you not heard of torrent? all games there are under a fiver.
    Have you not heard of TSR's rules and guidelines? Specifically the parts relating to illegal activity?

    https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/faq...lines_detailed
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    Humble Bundles ftw
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    I love Theme Hospital. Such a good game!
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    With the price of new games forever on the rise, I was wondering whether there were any more budget titles anyone would like to recommend? Whether they're old, indie, or simply on sale, post or receive recommendations here!

    Here's a few cheap games that I personally enjoyed:

    Theme Hospital - A great strategy/management game, with a fun sense of humour. Trying to keep your hospital efficient and clean while avoiding bankruptcy and keeping staff happy can be a real challenge in the later levels!

    FlatOut - Okay, so there may be better-looking racing games out there than this 12 year old one, but personally I found the crashes, damage and physics great... might be the Robot Wars fan in me. :p: Great soundtrack as well! I'd recommend it over the slightly more expensive FlatOut 2 - and steer clear of the unplayable flop that is FlatOut 3 at all costs, even at its current £1.39 sale price. :yucky:

    King of Dragon Pass - A really unique roleplaying/politics game, where you play as the Chieftain of a small tribe, balancing all sorts of requests and demands, keeping various gods pleased, surviving whatever random chance events the game throws at you, and hopefully one day uniting with neighboring tribes and ruling over them as King or Queen.

    The Gabriel Knight Trilogy - Three of the best point and click adventure/mystery games ever, in my opinion, but they all look very different. Sins of the Fathers has 2D pixel art, The Beast Within uses FMV (but one of the better FMV games, according to many reviews), and Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned opted for early 3D... not so pretty, but the story makes up for it!

    Dungeons of Dredmor - Something a little more recent... only 7 years old. :ahee: I've played through this roguelike dungeon crawler a few times, the randomly generated levels and multiple classes/abilities give plenty of replay value.

    Cthulhu Saves the World - I could talk about it here, but why not read my recent 500 word review of the game instead? :blow:
    Do you use a platform like steam, origin or anything, or download online?
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    Have you not heard of TSR's rules and guidelines? Specifically the parts relating to illegal activity?

    https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/faq...lines_detailed
    Your asking a question that's literally asking for it. It's because your question is so poor
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    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    Do you use a platform like steam, origin or anything, or download online?
    GOG mostly, with a few Steam and Origin games here and there.

    (Original post by nonotyoutoo)
    Your asking a question that's literally asking for it. It's because your question is so poor
    I'm asking people to recommend budget PC games. I gave some examples of ones that I'm aware of and would recommend, proving that they do exist at these prices. I fail to see what the problem with this is?
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    I'm asking people to recommend budget PC games. I gave some examples of ones that I'm aware of and would recommend, proving that they do exist at these prices. I fail to see what the problem with this is?
    You play Town of Salem, or not?
    I think that's free to play on pc
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    (Original post by ThatsAGoodOne349)
    You play Town of Salem, or not?
    I think that's free to play on pc
    I've heard of it but never played it.
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    I've heard of it but never played it.
    It's a free option if you want to
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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    I've heard of it but never played it.
    Here's the Steam options for town of salem:

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    (Original post by AngryJellyfish)
    GOG mostly, with a few Steam and Origin games here and there.



    I'm asking people to recommend budget PC games. I gave some examples of ones that I'm aware of and would recommend, proving that they do exist at these prices. I fail to see what the problem with this is?
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    Dead space 2 is £2.49 on steam for the next 5 hours and 38 minutes.
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    (Original post by Retired_Messiah)
    Dead space 2 is £2.49 on steam for the next 5 hours and 38 minutes.
    That is a pretty good deal.
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    Every game ends up £5 or less so I guess the answer is every game.
 
 
 
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