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Old 27th August 2011, 02:38 PM   #151 (permalink)
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Super Mario Kart (original)
Total Annihilation
X-Wing vs Tie Fighter
Street Fighter 2
Desert Strike

The winner will be showered with praise. The loser will be taunted and booed until my throat is sore...
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Old 1st September 2011, 10:45 AM   #152 (permalink)
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Making everyone else look sober.
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Old 2nd September 2011, 11:51 PM   #153 (permalink)
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3 spring to mind, Frontier Elite 2 on the Atari, Star Control 2 and Master of Orion 2. All awesome games that took many a worthy hour of my life
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Old 7th September 2011, 09:04 AM   #154 (permalink)
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Dwarf Fortress! /endlife
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Old 18th September 2011, 09:01 AM   #155 (permalink)
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The bestest game ever made, and I still haven't seen items done this well again, was Betrayal at Krondor. Realms of Arkania was great too (even the instruction manual was well written and pretty humorous) but I could never finish in the time limit. The same reason I could never beat the Magic Candle.
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Old 22nd September 2011, 09:48 PM   #156 (permalink)
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Damn Best game ever. That is a tough one

Toss up between 2 for me.

Civ 1 - Just 1 more turn
Total Annihilation - Nothing since in the RTS genre has ever come close to knocking this one off its perch for me. Still play a game of this at least once a month.

So many more come to mind as being close. Golden Eye (N64), Banjo Kazooie (N64), Beach Head(C64), Galaga(Arcade), Megatraveller 2(pc) rmeber spending the best part of a summer playing the last one with a cousin.

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Old 3rd October 2011, 02:56 PM   #157 (permalink)
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i will go for Pac-Man. lol, simply fantastic.
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Old 5th October 2011, 12:31 AM   #158 (permalink)
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The original Metroid, Legend of Zelda and Super Mario brothers were to me, impact games back when I was a kid.
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Old 5th November 2011, 10:02 AM   #159 (permalink)
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It's too hard to choose just one, so I'll post my top 5.
1. Neverwinter Nights - PC
2. Dragon Warrior - NES
3. Illusion of Gaia - SNES
4. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night - PS1
5. Resident Evil 1 - PS1
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Old 22nd June 2012, 11:06 PM   #160 (permalink)
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The original Deus Ex. Mind-blowing ending. An intelligent shooter. A hilarious send up of the Illuminati mythos. Interesting quests and a great backstory.
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