Greatest Power-Ups of all time

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Liamh1982 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 12:06 pm

The Holy Hand Grenade in Worms.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Hiro » Fri Dec 07, 2012 12:22 pm

Love the mega-bomb in Turrican 2, and even if I'm not a shoot'em up guy, the "seeker" power up in Lethal Xcess (Wings of Death 2) was fantastic (also thanks to Jochen Hippel's music) :)

And becoming a dragon in the second level of Altered Beast also comes to mind.
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by boggyb68 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 12:27 pm

The big pill in each corner of Pac Man... ;0)

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by koopa42 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:29 pm

It's too close to call between:

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by HalcyonDaze00 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:30 pm

Super Nashwan from Xenon 2

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Rayne » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:35 pm

koopa42 wrote:It's too close to call between:

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But when used on you I'd argue those are the WORST power-ups of all time :lol:
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by AmigaJay » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:36 pm

Has to be Tyris Flare level 6 magic in Golden Axe, the arcade version with good bass to get the full effect!

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Freestyler » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:40 pm

Turning into a friggin' WEREWOLF in Altered beast Arcade! :shock:
And there's me thinking the muscle power-ups were cool. :lol:
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by koopa42 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 3:54 pm

Rayne wrote: But when used on you I'd argue those are the WORST power-ups of all time :lol:
LOL when playing split screen it was the waiting that was the worst LOL ooooooh do I risk a jump only to be minaturised and drop down the gap LOL

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by STranger81 » Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:03 pm

koopa42 wrote:
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You sick b@stard! :wink:

I'd have to say Metal Slugs heavy machine gun.
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by ulala » Fri Dec 07, 2012 4:51 pm

did we have super mario?

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Dreamer » Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:56 pm

Berserk Pack
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Nothing beats transforming demon's in to Red Paste with a good old punch to the face :D

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Dreamer » Fri Dec 07, 2012 8:11 pm

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Super Sonic's pretty cool... well until the music starts to feckin drive you insane!

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Balders » Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:29 pm

Terra Cresta when you get all the ship pieces. Oh hey, I'm a huge invulnerable flaming phoenix. I like!

Then you revert to being a huge bullet spewing attack craft, which is also acceptable.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by AmigaJay » Sat Dec 08, 2012 2:53 am

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