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How Big's your Backlog

#31 Josef   Touched the dead CAGiversary!   11388 Posts   Joined 14.4 Years Ago  

Posted 17 March 2009 - 06:12 AM

I don't see how it's possible to be a member here and not have a huge backlog. Way too many deals get posted here!

#32 JohnnyDrama   VICTORY!!!! CAGiversary!   2862 Posts   Joined 14.9 Years Ago  


Posted 17 March 2009 - 06:57 AM

about 15-20 games, most of them PS2 RPGs

#33 Hostile   Dark Evangel CAGiversary!   3160 Posts   Joined 12.2 Years Ago  

Posted 17 March 2009 - 07:18 AM

For games I really want to get to but just don't... probably around 10-20.

#34 KingBroly   CAG Club Nintendo CAGiversary!   15248 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  


Posted 17 March 2009 - 07:37 AM

Lost Odyssey, Okami, FF3 & 4 on DS, FFT on PSP, Rock Band 2, KH: CoM on PS2 (Opened but haven't played yet), Wipeout HD, Hot Shots Golf: OoB, FF12, FF6A, Rez HD

So...11 games, 1 downloadable, not counting all the downloadable games I have. Oh, and I still have stuff to unlock in Wii Fit and Wii Music.

#35 farfus   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   534 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

Posted 17 March 2009 - 08:09 AM

Probably 15 games, mostly ps2...

#36 dmaul1114   Banned Banned   24688 Posts   Joined 13.6 Years Ago  


Posted 17 March 2009 - 05:36 PM

I don't see how it's possible to be a member here and not have a huge backlog. Way too many deals get posted here!

Just have to learn to only buy a game you want to play and have time to play now or in the near future and not buy stuff just because it's cheap.

Though to be fair it's been easier for me in recent years since my free time has dwindled and other hobbies have taken precedent over gaming. I pretty much stopped buying games and just get stuff off Goozex which also helps since it takes a few months to get new releases.

#37 Teroxide   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   52 Posts   Joined 9.2 Years Ago  


Posted 20 August 2009 - 10:44 PM

Well, yet to start playing:
Posted Image Mass Effect
Posted Image Prince of Persia
Posted Image Half Life 2 (and it's episodes)
Posted Image Portal
Posted Image Frontlines: Fuel of War
Posted Image Shadow Complex
Posted Image Max Payne

And, yet to complete:
Posted Image Crackdown
Posted Image Mirror's Edge
Posted Image Grand Theft Auto IV
Posted Image Resident Evil 5
Posted Image Rock Band
Posted Image Fallout 3
Posted Image The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition
Posted Image Braid

#38 Rollett   For Love and Peace! CAGiversary!   709 Posts   Joined 10.6 Years Ago  

Posted 20 August 2009 - 10:56 PM

I have way to many backlogged games, But really i never wanted to play all of them anyways, Such is the life of a game collector... but the one i WANT to play i can't GET right now. (Steel Battalion anyone ?)

#39 Jess Stryker   Mama Said To Knock You Out CAGiversary!   4412 Posts   Joined 9.0 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 August 2009 - 01:50 AM

I probably have 15 or so for my 360, and this isn't considering how there's a lot of games out there I still haven't even bought for it yet, much less played (I'm looking at you Mass Effect).

As for total, not really sure. I have a couple PC games, probably 10-20 xbox games I started and never finished, not sure what else.

#40 dmaul1114   Banned Banned   24688 Posts   Joined 13.6 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 02:35 AM

Tiny as this gen I stopped picking up games I didn't have time to play for the most part.

In progress: Fear 2, Rock Band 1 & 2, Guitar Hero 3.

On the shelf: Prince of Persia, Fallout 3.

#41 WRXKayaker   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   415 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 02:42 AM

Minuscule compared to some of you guys. Besides the games I am currently playing, the following are untouched.

:360:Gears of War 2, GTA IV, Bioshock, Forza 2, Ninja Gaiden II, Rainbow Six: Vegas 2

:ps2: Final Fantasy X-2, Final Fantasy XII, Shadow of the Colossus, Xenosaga: Episode 1, Resident Evil 4, God of War II

#42 Chairman_LMAO   The Talent CAGiversary!   1917 Posts   Joined 9.3 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 03:02 AM

250+. I hate it, mostly because I don't know where to begin.

#43 TC   Better w/o Kinect CAGiversary!   3057 Posts   Joined 14.6 Years Ago  

Posted 21 August 2009 - 04:49 AM

Probably around 5 games now. Trying to stick to my new personal rule of not buying something unless I know I'm going to playing it within two weeks. Been saving me from building too large of a backlog and for the most part games always get cheaper so waiting is paying off even more. Going to be tough over the next six months though.

#44 scrappy915   CAG Veteran CAGiversary!   27 Posts   Joined 9.1 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 05:04 AM

Uh, I bought a bunch of used games during the last Gamestop 20% off used PS3 games coupon:

Street Fighter IV
Resident Evil 5
Soul Caliber IV
Lego Batman The Video Game
Prince of Persia
Ninja Gaiden Sigma

I also bought the PS2 Sly Cooper trilogy used (and complete!).

And now I'm wanting to get Batman:AA and Madden 10, too...

#45 Last Baron   Mark it zero CAGiversary!   1184 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  

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Posted 21 August 2009 - 03:45 PM

I have about 140. Link to my Backloggery page is in my sig.

#46 HaLLuZiNaTiOnZ   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   1857 Posts   Joined 11.5 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 04:13 PM

250+. I hate it, mostly because I don't know where to begin.


Recently I beat Prototype, now I don't know what 360 or Ps3 game to move on to. So many to choose from. Though, when this happens I usually just play Gears 2 online or some other multiplayer game until I can decide. Takes about 3 days. :lol:

I got about 75 games unbeaten. I plan to beat them all. The RPG's are the only problems, everything else won't take as long as those.

#47 Chambered   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   99 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  


Posted 21 August 2009 - 04:28 PM

I don't have too huge a backlog list, but they're all fairly long games. Essentially, I have to beat the majority of the Final Fantasy series.
Chronotrigger, Legend of Dragoon, Kingdom Hearts 2, Super Mario RPG, Oblivion.

Not helping is the imminent release of Uncharted 2 and Modern Warfare 2.

Games I don't have but want to get and play: Ico, Silent Hill 2, Persona 3 or 4, Earthbound, Secret of Mana.

I tend to average 40-50 hours on a good RPG, so, that's about 600 hours right there..

#48 LeRoy   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   373 Posts   Joined 13.9 Years Ago  

Posted 21 August 2009 - 04:40 PM

I've actually been pretty good about catching up. Just finished Prototype and Ghostbusters now I've got to work on Shadow Complex and Call of Juarez: BIB. Wolfenstein and Batman are on the way too though so I'll be pretty busy.

#49 Xevious   Most Damned CAG Evar CAGiversary!   8917 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted 21 August 2009 - 10:35 PM

Maybe about 50 or so. I have a shit load of Xbox games. I am a lot more pick this generation though..

#50 gbpackers94   Julius, Ph.D. CAGiversary!   3032 Posts   Joined 9.8 Years Ago  


Posted 24 August 2009 - 04:26 AM

Mine is probably about 25.

#51 its phillip  

its phillip

Posted 25 August 2009 - 04:25 PM

I never get around to playing my consoles cuz I'm always playing cs :/

#52 SuxoR   What choice did I have? CAGiversary!   670 Posts   Joined 10.4 Years Ago  

Posted 25 August 2009 - 06:09 PM

I have about 4 games in my backlog...there's just sooo much to do...

I have Unreal I and II, Neverwinter Nights and expansion, Fear, PGR 3 (bleh) and probably some other game I will uncover and QQ more at.

What stops you guys from playing your games?

#53 Ryukahn   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   3668 Posts   Joined 11.8 Years Ago  

Posted 25 August 2009 - 06:17 PM

If I don't count PSN/VC purchases that I haven't beaten, my backlog is currently 5, though if you broke it down into individual games (WC3 battlechest + Orange Box) it would go up to 8. Playing 2 currently as well.

#54 dmaul1114   Banned Banned   24688 Posts   Joined 13.6 Years Ago  


Posted 25 August 2009 - 07:40 PM

What stops you guys from playing your games?

My backlog is tiny as noted, but what stops me from gaming more is:

1. Other hobbies take precedent as my interest in gaming has dwindled some in recent years. Still enjoy gaming, but not as much as exercise, movies, music, beer, sports etc. so I less willing to set aside time to game than in the past when it was higher up my hobby list.

2. Working pretty long hours, which leaves less free time for all hobbies, especially after running errands etc. is factored in.

#55 js1   Badassfully CAGiversary!   4263 Posts   Joined 14.5 Years Ago  

Posted 25 August 2009 - 10:19 PM

For games I really want to get to but just don't... probably around 10-20.

Same here, I tend to focus on a couple at a time and in the meanwhile I'll pick up another game or two to add to it.

#56 wwe101   waiting for hitman 5 CAGiversary!   2267 Posts   Joined 11.1 Years Ago  

Posted 25 August 2009 - 11:07 PM

none but i only get 1-3 games a year

#57 rlse9   Changos! CAGiversary!   942 Posts   Joined 12.7 Years Ago  

Posted 26 August 2009 - 03:38 AM

I believe I have 3 games I haven't bought but haven't started playing yet plus several that I've only played a little bit of. So, probably 10 or so games that I really want to play that I haven't put any real time into.

#58 its phillip  

its phillip

Posted 26 August 2009 - 05:32 AM

What stops you guys from playing your games?

counterstrike :(

#59 dan13l858   R.I.P. Guru CAGiversary!   830 Posts   Joined 10.8 Years Ago  

Posted 27 August 2009 - 10:27 AM

I can probably say about 300 or so. I work all the time so i don't get to sit down and play my games. It's sort of my retirement plan. lol

#60 MillerTime2523   FUN TIMES IN CLEVELAND CAGiversary!   8543 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  


Posted 27 August 2009 - 01:44 PM

15 - 20 here. I'm just never in the mood to play the shit I have and always looking to buy the next thing... I usually end up trading in multiple games for a newer one thus the small backlog. Lot of stuff in my backlog were pretty much impulse buys.