Favourite Games at the moment?

Discuss and discover all the great games of yesteryear!

Moderators: mknott, NickThorpe, lcarlson, Darran@Retro Gamer, MMohammed

CenturyGamer
Posts: 7
Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 2:46 pm
Location: Moray, Scotland

Favourite Games at the moment?

Post by CenturyGamer » Sun Oct 26, 2008 11:10 am

For me, i'm loving FF7 Crisis Core on the PSP, and Super Mario Bros 3 on the NES (Before that i had only played the Allstars version). Crisis Core is really great, awesome cinematics, nice story, etc. Super Mario Bros 3 is just good classic action :P. Even though i could play the SNES version, i somehow prefer the original game's squeaky music and graphics, they just sound good, :D.

User avatar
STranger81
Posts: 2507
Joined: Tue Apr 22, 2008 2:42 am
Location: Derbyshire

Post by STranger81 » Mon Oct 27, 2008 5:38 am

At this moment its Super Mario Brothers 2. Ive bought the NES version on the Wii VC so im having an hour while her indoors gets ready in the mornings

User avatar
ShadowMan
Posts: 11132
Joined: Sat Sep 15, 2007 1:50 pm
Location: 200X
Contact:

Post by ShadowMan » Mon Oct 27, 2008 5:43 am

Megaman 9 is my favourite game at the moment. The new downloadable content has extended the gameplay even more. I am also enjoying completely finishing Warriors Orochi for the 360 and Yakuza 2 for the PS2.
My Complete Megaman/Rockman collection: http://retrogamer.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=26485 *Updated 22/05/2011*

User avatar
DPrinny
Posts: 25259
Joined: Wed Sep 17, 2008 5:24 pm
Location: Super Mancyland

Post by DPrinny » Mon Oct 27, 2008 7:04 am

Disgaea DS - Gota beat the Etna story but the bit with DarkFlone is a pain

User avatar
Dizrythmia
Posts: 589
Joined: Fri Dec 09, 2005 7:31 am
Location: Adelaide, Australia
Contact:

Post by Dizrythmia » Tue Oct 28, 2008 9:15 pm

Anything with "Lego" in the title :)

User avatar
JetSetWilly
Posts: 9535
Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2006 5:57 pm
Location: We Must Perform A Quirkafleeg!
Contact:

Post by JetSetWilly » Tue Oct 28, 2008 9:19 pm

Dead Space. Just loving that game. It just oozes atmosphere and scaryness out of ever blood-stained hole and bullet-ridden monster.
JSW's Guff Emporium! <- My bit of t'internet.
IronMaidenRule wrote:I want to be a mighty warrior that can give people Vajjazles with a swing of his mighty sword, and also replenish health with communal Merkins!....I would like to be called....Norman!

User avatar
DreamcastRIP
Posts: 9376
Joined: Sun Feb 03, 2008 10:40 am
Location: England

Post by DreamcastRIP » Tue Oct 28, 2008 9:50 pm

I'm actually using my PS3 to play games recently rather than Blu-ray movies :lol: and I'm currently alternating between Pure, FIFA 09, Devil May Cry 4 and Soul Calibur IV. I knew there was a reason I bought it on launch day... :shock:
Own: Jaguar JaguarCD Lynx 7800 Dreamcast Saturn MegaDrive MegaCD 32X Nomad GameGear PS3 PS PSP WiiU Wii GameCube N64 DS GBm GBA GBC GBP GB Virtual Boy Xbox Vectrex PCE Duo-R 3DO CDi CD32 GX4000 WonderSwan NGPC Gizmondo ColecoVision iPhone PC Mac

User avatar
woody.cool
Posts: 8809
Joined: Mon Jun 26, 2006 3:29 am
Location: Northampton, UK
Contact:

Post by woody.cool » Wed Oct 29, 2008 3:52 am

At the mo, I have a lot of love for the Lego games (Star Wars, Indy etc.), Rock Band and Guitar Hero.

User avatar
Weekend_Warrior
Posts: 393
Joined: Sat Feb 09, 2008 2:23 am
Location: Minnesota, USA

Post by Weekend_Warrior » Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:36 am

Mortal Kombat Trilogy (N64)

User avatar
gmintyfresh
Posts: 5955
Joined: Thu Apr 19, 2007 11:28 am
Location: Leeds England
Contact:

Post by gmintyfresh » Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:58 am

R-Type, I'll always go back to it

User avatar
C=Style
Posts: 9053
Joined: Thu May 03, 2007 4:07 pm
Contact:

Post by C=Style » Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:47 am

Saints Row 2 is probably my favourite game at the minute closely followed by far Cry 2. Fable II and Deep Space I can see are excellent games but Ive only put a few hours into them each so cannot really give them the time they really deserve. Will at the weekend though.
Image

User avatar
Bug Eyes
Posts: 46
Joined: Thu Jun 12, 2008 7:39 am

Post by Bug Eyes » Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:37 am

Street Fighter Alpha 3 on MacMame
Street Fighter Alpha 3 upper on GBA on DS ;)
New York New York on MacMame
Garou on MacMame
Street Fighter 3: 3rd Strike on Xbox
GTA IV on 360
Skate on 360
Burnout Revenge on 360
Soul Calibur IV on 360

Having said that I'm only twitch gaming at the moment, hence the abundance of SF and an old shooter from no-where, so the 360 titles are just my current ongoing slogs wherin I never actually make any progress, just drop into the world for a bit and see how much havoc I can wreak or how many stupid things i can do.
e 12a 01 01
W
Q

User avatar
Mootown
Posts: 3853
Joined: Mon Jan 30, 2006 6:33 am
Location: Blacktooth Castle, Basingstoke...
Contact:

Post by Mootown » Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:40 am

Skate, Little Big Planet, FarCry 2, Bioshock, Fallout 3, Wipeout HD, Viva Pinata 2 - phew, too much gaming there. Need to start getting up earlier and doing some before work.

User avatar
GarryG
Posts: 3249
Joined: Mon Jan 16, 2006 7:33 am
Location: The cold wet bit above England...

Post by GarryG » Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:41 am

Still facinated by Spore, as in poking-a-dead-animal-with-a-stick facinated! :roll: :?

User avatar
Surface_Lizard
Posts: 47
Joined: Tue Oct 28, 2008 4:48 am
Location: Devon, m'loverrrr

Post by Surface_Lizard » Wed Oct 29, 2008 9:35 am

Speccy R-Type (the 'proper' version, with ALL the levels!).

MAME version be damned, I find watching the Speccy handle R-Type so perfectly to be a bigger thrill than the arcade or Amiga versions.

In modern gaming, Fable 2, although I'm beginning to feal the fear as Fallout 3 looms, and the days contain not enough hours.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests