From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shooter

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by BennyTheGreek » Mon Jul 14, 2014 2:56 pm

Even though I would list the Half Life series as my favourites, I have to once again prattle on about Battlefield 2 Modern Combat on the original xbox...

With a fantastic mission based single player and still the greatest multiplayer game of all time....apart from the team killers, it was the first game that I ever thought `my god we`re playing as a team`

genius maps and brilliant graphics....

just re bought the 360 version as I have hammered the original xbox version to completion....

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by Hiro » Mon Jul 14, 2014 3:05 pm

Half Life 2, pure class. Excellent story, memorable levels (who could forget Ravenholm or the Antlions?), visually it's still brilliant ten years later. And I love to stare at Alyx's behind when she explains the mission :mrgreen:

The CoD: Modern Warfare saga by Infinity Ward is also excellent, and F.E.A.R. is another series that is still great fun to play, F.3.A.R. is the weak link but the first two F.E.A.R. games (and expansions) are awesome.
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by Sputryk » Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:04 pm

DOOM 2. Haven't played it since my Olivetti Pentium P90 bit the dust many eons ago. Never did figure out the final level; though I know now if I ever get the chance to try again!

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by markopoloman » Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:20 pm

A very hard choice indeed. Love Doom II and Quake II. Love Unreal Tourny series too. But I'm going for Duke Nukem 3D.
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by kiwimike » Tue Jul 15, 2014 1:31 am

Doom 2. For sheer fun it just has not been bettered IMO. And the Doom/Doom 2 set from PS1 is the best way to play it :)

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by Mire Mare » Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:13 am

Goldeneye on N64. It was like being in the movie! Then there's the easy to jump into yet hard to master 4 player mode. Simply superb. I even have a soft spot for the Wii remake.

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by necronom » Tue Jul 15, 2014 4:13 am

Probably Half Life 2. It's one that had more to it than just running round shooting things. There were physics based puzzles and exploration, too. And it looked amazing.
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by HalcyonDaze00 » Tue Jul 15, 2014 10:23 am

single player - Half Life 2

multiplayer - Black Ops 2 online

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Post by ZeroCipher » Tue Jul 15, 2014 11:18 am

duke nukem

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half life 2
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Post by nakamura » Tue Jul 15, 2014 12:45 pm

Military style would be Black on PS2. Much better campaign than any of the CoD games. Goldeneye is still utterly class to this day, as is PS1 Doom.
Loads of other great ones. Gonna go with Goldeneye. NO! Doom! No..
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by Megamixer » Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:17 am

Timesplitters Future Perfect. As humourous as the previous games, same amazing multiplayer and a much improved single-player mode to boot. Honourable mentions go to Doom, Outlaws, Black and XIII.
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by RetroMartin » Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:39 am

It would have to be Wolfenstein 3D in classic terms, fun but tough maze based trawling and shooting, cracking!
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by Matt_B » Wed Jul 16, 2014 10:49 am

I'll go for Hovertank, because it's the game that started the ball rolling and nobody else will pick it.

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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by slacey1070 » Wed Jul 16, 2014 1:58 pm

Bad Company 2 online. Not just my favourite fps, but my favourite game of all time. It's probably the only online game I've played that saw people working together to achieve a common goal. Add to that free map packs and some of the most imaginative DLC ever and you have a gaming experience like no other.

Half life and its sequel are also games I love, spending Christmas day exploring Black Mesa is a fond gaming memory.

I could also chuck quake 2, unreal tournament, doom and duke nukem in there too...
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Re: From the forum issue 132 - Favourite first-person shoote

Post by samhain81 » Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:15 pm

Quake 3 Arena for PC.
Although Unreal Tournament revolutionized online first person shooters for PC, Quake 3 Arena took it to the next level, with much more detail and emphasis in its player customization. Plus, it has the best weapon in a fps ever; the railgun. What else do you need ?

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