Geekend contributor Andy Moon has been playing card games, board games, arcade games, and video games for more than 30 years. In a TechRepublic gallery in which he recounts the video games that have been most influential to him, Andy says that he’s particularly fond of adventure games, and his two favorite series are Halo and Civilization.

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