rolltide101x said:

Step 1 Get a gaming PC
Step 2 Install Civilization 5
Step 3 Play Civilization 5

It is just do easy to get into. (also Nintendo games are good for this)

lol that's exactly what I was going to suggest.

You need a more complex experience at the point where you are. You also need something addictive. You could also try XCOM: Enemy Unknown or Enemy Within.