What is your game-defining timeline?

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What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by samhain81 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 7:01 am

You can allow up to two games in each section

Game will goes a little something like this ...

DOB - 1986
Childhood Defining Games - Mario 3/Streets of Rage 1
Teenage Defining Games - Shenmue/Quake 3 Arena
Adult (current) Defining games - Marvel vs Capcom 3, Planetside 2

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by AmigaJay » Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:40 am

DOB - 1977
Childhood Defining Games - Jet Set Willy, Bubble Bobble
Teenage Defining Games - Lemmings, Doom
Adult (current) Defining games - Just Cause 2, F1 2012

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by Negative Creep » Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:24 pm

DOB - 1982
Childhood Defining Games - Super Mario World, Doom
Teenage Defining Games - Final Fantasy 7, Resident Evil
Adult (current) Defining games - Mass Effect, Gears of War
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by ZXSabreman » Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:12 pm

DOB - 1970
Childhood Defining Games - Combat/Space Invaders
Teenage Defining Games - Manic Miner/Night Lore
Adult (current) Defining games - Dark Souls/Call Of Duty
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by grecianred » Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:42 pm

DOB - 1982
Childhood defining games - Outrun, Chase HQ, Super Monaco GP
Teenage defining games - Resident Evil 2, Championship Manager 2, Sonic
Adult defining games - erm probably only the latest Football Manager and Outun on the Saturn...

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by Hitman_HalStep » Tue Nov 27, 2012 2:00 pm

DOB-1976
childhood defining games - manic miner/jetpac
teenage defining games - ultima IV/sonic the hedgehog
adult (current) defining games - oblivion/uncharted
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by RUOK » Tue Nov 27, 2012 2:06 pm

DOB 1983
childhood defining games - Scramble Spirits/Tetris
teenage defining games - Counter Strike/Red Alert 2
adult (current) defining games - Street Fighter 4/Cnc 3 Kanes Wrath

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by Lil Chillbil » Tue Nov 27, 2012 2:18 pm

Dob 1998
Early childhood/ pac man world/army men sarges heroes
Childhood/rachet deadlocked/ battlefront 2 online
Teenage/halo 3/gta IV
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Gears of war 1 2 3
Call of duty 2 3 4
All of the halos
Call of duty modern warefare 2
Shadowrun

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by killbot » Wed Nov 28, 2012 1:26 am

DOB 1979
Childhood: Killer Gorilla, The Secret of Monkey Island
Teenage: Sega Rally, Mario 64
Current: Mario Galaxy, Zelda: Skyward Sword
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by tux » Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:37 am

D.O.B. 1981
Childhood:Panther, Zorro, Hovver Bovver
Early Teenage:Final Fight, Outrun, Afterburner
Teenage/+: Ridge Racer, Tekken, DKC
Now: Forza, Mortal Kombat, Gears of war.

Just realised you said two games in each section, doh :oops:

Too late now though, it would be like shooting babies to rid any of these gems from my list.

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by thebear » Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:55 am

DOB - 1975
Childhood - Star Wars (arcade)/Commando (Spectrum)
Teenage - Kick Off Series/Pirates
Adult - Morrowind/WoW




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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by Fishsta » Wed Nov 28, 2012 5:03 am

This is hard to just choose two games, I feel like I could choose dozens when I think of the games in both arcades and at home.

DOB: 1980
Childhood: Parsec (TI99/4A), Chaos (Spectrum)
Teenage years: Athlete Kings (Saturn), Mortal Kombat (SNES, Megadrive & Arcade)
Adulthood: Uncharted series (PS3), Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition (Wii)



I feel like I've completely betrayed the Amiga/PC/SNES/Saturn/N64/Arcade games that I COULD have chosen. I'm SO tempted to write a list of games right here.
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Wed Nov 28, 2012 5:38 am

DOB - 1985
Childhood - Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Gauntlet II
Teenage - Micro Machines 2, Streets of Rage II (was still Mega Driving while everyone else was PlayStationing)
Adult - OutRun 2, Time Pilot
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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by will2097 » Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:23 pm

DOB 1973
Childhood - Munchman (Grandstand)
Teenage - Jackal Arcade
Twenties - Ridge Racer
Adult - Uncharted

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Re: What is your game-defining timeline?

Post by IronMaidenRule » Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:32 pm

DOB - 1985

Childhood - Barbarian (C64), Sonic (MD)
Teenage - Pro Evolution Soccer (PS1), Championship Manager (PC), Sensible World Of Soccer (Amiga)
Adult - Fable 2(360), Football Manager 20xx(PC), FIFAxx(360)

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