Greatest Power-Ups of all time

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Dreamer » Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:11 am

AmigaJay wrote:They are some truly awful filters on Doom there....


Some prefer using filters and some prefer Vanilla DOOM, each to their own :)

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by The Hardest of All Freds » Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:14 am

Feather in Super Mario World
The big wavy blue shot in Daruis Twin
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by ivortheinjun » Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:32 am

The motorbike in Alex Kidd In Miracle World.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Shinobi » Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:46 am

The 'Guardian Angel' on Wonderboy, well she's more like a fairy complete with frilly tutu.. She fly's in front of you killing the nasties! Extremely satisfying running through the natives and Octopus on the second level.....
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by HEAVYface » Sat Dec 08, 2012 6:05 am

hookshot for me. i want one for the house, save me getting out of my chair to get a bag of crisps.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Hitman_HalStep » Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:21 pm

a combination of the kick and manual detonator power up on mega bomberman.
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by DoraemonTheCat » Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:46 pm

It's what I call the "Skull f**k" - one of the Specials on Truxton - works wonders if you press pause whilst using it :D

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by Pinhead7 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:47 pm

So many choices, what can I pick. Errrrrrr, mmmmm, I would probably say Mario's Raccoon Suit.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by paranoid marvin » Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:52 pm

Building up your 'KO' meter and delivering a devasting uppercut whilst the in-game commentator screams "put him away!" in Punch Out!
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by resident paul » Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:57 pm

BFG in Doom?
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Post by koopa42 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:04 pm

resident paul wrote:BFG in Doom?
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by paranoid marvin » Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:38 pm

koopa42 wrote:
resident paul wrote:BFG in Doom?
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Yep , double-barrelled shotgun ftw.
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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by koopa42 » Sat Dec 08, 2012 7:17 pm

paranoid marvin wrote: Yep , double-barrelled shotgun ftw.
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Like the BFG .... not a power up

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by joefish » Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:17 pm

It has to be the 'Force' in R-Type. A combination of positionable shield, battering ram, projectile and remote firing platform that totally changes the way you play a shoot-em-up.

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Re: Greatest Power-Ups of all time

Post by PaulEMoz » Sun Dec 09, 2012 4:07 am

Definitely the fiery phoenix in Terra Cresta for me. That might have been something to do with being a big Battle of the Planets fan at the time!

Also, Nemesis... the entire arsenal. It feels so good to have a full complement of multiples with lasers and missiles. Pity you feel like a newborn baby once you die and lose the lot!

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