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Maleficus 29th May 2008 07:23 PM

Best Game Ever?
 
Im sorry, not quite old but my vote goes to Zelda: Ocarina of Time or Majora's Mask, both absolutely breathtaking games.

Mass Effect rates a mention but its not old :)

parsons 29th May 2008 09:53 PM

So hard to pick a best ever, but i must admit Mario kart on the SNES was pretty ground breaking and addictive for me- mode 7 was amazing. Actual real corners to go around rather than the usual "track bends in front of you"

But that was such along time ago, so im going with a newish game in Bioshock. The story was totally enthralling. Spent most my time at work daydreaming about how it would unravel and it sure delivered. Actually my co-workers must have got sick of me at talking about the game all day long LOL. I could go on about bioshock forever, shame it had to end....

Quickly mention perfect dark for N64. Spent alot of hours with this one.

jayMPH 30th May 2008 12:15 AM

Where in the retro gaming thread I assume your asking for the best retro game ever if I'm right I would say Mario is the best game ever on how this game evolve from time to time. Really go crazy for Mario back then.

schatuk 30th May 2008 12:18 AM

Deus Ex for me. Nothing else has come close.

Runners Up

Elite
Sensible soccer/SWOS

paenggoy 30th May 2008 05:38 AM

Starflight!

ex-oh-dus 30th May 2008 07:56 AM

Elite II frontier, is still after all these year the best game I ever played!

King_Rocket 31st May 2008 04:46 PM

DooM, no questions asked. Opened up a whole new world of both great 3D fps and network multiplayer.

jayMPH 2nd June 2008 09:18 AM

yeah DOOM is one of the greatest games I've played I remember playing DOOM when I was a kid I'm so scared to walk into a hallway expecting that a monster will show up there. :-D

bochaba 2nd June 2008 10:01 AM

Hard to narrow down to one. Candidates would be

Tie Fighter
Dark Forces
OpenGL Team Fortress
WoW
Tribes
GTA3
Total Annihilation

All groundbreaking and held me playing for a long time.

Tulgar 2nd June 2008 08:34 PM

Doom was amazing! But no one game jumps out for me. I do have some great memories of Pirates on the 64. I loved that one. When it was released again a couple of years ago, it just didn't have the magic of the original.

I also loved The Bards Tale III. Man, the hours I sunk into that one!!


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