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Your favourite game - by system + honourable mentions

Post by crusto » Wed Jun 25, 2014 6:09 pm

I can never ever name one overall favourite game when asked as I love far too many, but can (just about) name one per system. Here's mine (with honourable mentions) tell me yours.
  • Atari Woodie: Combat
    800XL: Resue on Fractalus, honourable mentions to Bruce Lee and Blue Max
    CPC 464: Barbarian, honourable mention to Feud
    SMS: Phantasy Star, honourable mentions to Y's and Dragons Trap
    PCE: Final Match Tennis, honourable mentions to loads of others :lol:
    MD: Flashback, see above
    SNES: FF2 (4), see above
    PS1: FF7, honourable mentions to Suikoden and Vandal Hearts
    N64: ISS 98, honourable mention to Ocarina of Time
    NGB: Tetris, didn't like system enough to bother with anything else :?
    PC: X2, honourable mention to the CM (pre FM) series
    PS2: Dark Chronicle, honourable mentions to Tiger Woods 03 and Pro Evo 2
    GBA : Golden Sun The Lost Age
    NGC: Resi 4
    360: Hmm, Halo 3, honourable mentions to loads of others
    PSP: Jeanne D'arc (hopefully Nokgod :lol: ) tend to play compilations only on this, don't really have a favourite.
    PS3: Last of Us, honourable mentions to the uncharted and souls series
    PS4: nowt as of yet
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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by Son_of_Shinobi » Wed Jun 25, 2014 7:32 pm

SEGA MasterSystem - Wonderboy III : The Dragons Trap
SEGA Megadrive - Thunderforce IV
SEGA Saturn -
SEGA Dreamcast - Soul Calibur
NES - Super Mario Bros 3
SNES - Castlevania IV
3DO - Road Rash
Neo Geo - King of Fighters 94
PS - Tekken 3
PS2 - Burnout 3 Takedown
Xbox 360 - Mass Effect 3

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by PostieDoc » Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:00 am

Commodore Plus/4 - Winter Events, (Mercenary)
Atari 2600 - Combat, (Outlaw)
Spectrum - Vulcan, (The Great Escape)
Xbox 360 - Red Dead Redemption, (Modern Warfare 2)
Amiga - Sensible World Of Soccer, (Turrican II)
PC - Ultima Online, (Deus Ex)

Particularly hard picking my favourite games for PC and Amiga as there are so many to choose from.

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by SpockIOM » Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:11 am

Edited for Honourable Mentions

Atari 2600 - Adventure - (Empire Strikes Back, Missile Command, Vanguard, Yar's Revenge)
C64 - Bubble Bobble - (The Last Ninja, Rainbow Islands)
NES - Zelda 2: Adventure of Link - (SMB3, LOZ, Castlevania, Metroid)
SMS - Wonder Boy 3: Dragon's Trap - (Wonder Boy in Monster Land, Psycho Fox, Batman Returns, Asterix)
GB - LOZ Link's Awakening - (Mystic Quest, Donkey Kong, Tetris)
GBC - LOZ Oracle of Ages/Seasons - (SMB DX, LOZ Link's Awakening DX)
GG - Ax Battler: Legend of Golden Axe
MD - Strider (probably) - (Shinobi 3, Golden Axe, Toejam & Earl, Castlevania Bloodlines)
SNES - Chrono Trigger (probably) - (LOZ A Link to the Past, Super Metroid, Super Castlevania, Pilotwings, SMK, SMW, Yoshi's Island)
Amiga - Sensible Soccer - (Addams Family, Zool, Lemmings)
Amiga CD32 - Ultimate Dizzy Collection (bit of a cheat as they're remakes, but they're great games!) - (Arabian Nights, Lost Vikings)
DOS - Monkey Island series (another cop out, but too hard to pick a fave of the first 3) - (Doom, Duke Nukem 3D, 7th Guest, Star Wars Dark Forces, Sim City 2000, most decent puzzle adventures really)
PS1 - FF7 - (Castlevania SOTN, FF8, FF9, Abe's Odyssey/Exodus, Vagrant Story, Tomb Raider trilogy)
Saturn - Panzer Dragoon Saga - (Virtua Cop 2, Quake, Nights Into Dreams)
N64 - LoZ Ocarina of Time - (Banjo Kazooie, Goldeneye, LoZ Majora's Mask, Super Mario 64)
GBA - Metroid Fusion - (Castlevania Aria of Sorrow, Castlevania Circle of the Moon)
Xbox - Halo - (PGR2, Tiger Woods 2004, Halo 2, Fable, Splinter Cell)
PS2 - Shadow of the Colossus - (Ico, Silent Hill 2)
DS - Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow - (Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin, 999)
Wii - LOZ Twilight Princess - (Super Mario Galaxy, LOZ Skyward Sword, Metroid Prime Corruption, Metroid Other M, Super Paper Mario, Punch Out)
Xbox 360 - Halo: Reach - (Alice: Madness Returns, Limbo, Batman: Arkham City, Trials HD, Hitman Absolution)
PS3 - Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch - (Heavy Rain, The Last of Us)
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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by Negative Creep » Thu Jun 26, 2014 1:44 pm

Atari 2600 - River Raid
NES - Mario 3
GB - Mario Land 2
GBA - Metroid Fusion
MD - Streets of Rage 2
Dreamcast - Sonic Adventure
SNES - Zelda 3
DOS - Doom 2
PC - Rollercoaster Tycoon 2
PS1 - FF7
Saturn - Sega Rally
N64 - Ocarina of Time
Gamecube - Rogue Squadron 2
Xbox - Doom 3
PS2 - Resident Evil 4
Wii - HOTD Overkill
Xbox 360 - Fallout 3
PS3 - Super Street Fighter IV

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by adippm82 » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:08 pm

Master System - Impossible Mission
Megadrive - Streets Of Rage II
Mega CD - Robo Aleste
32X - Shadow Squadron
Game Gear - Super Kick Off
Saturn - Panzer Dragoon II
Dreamcast - Le Mans 24Hr
Lynx - Slimeworld (Xenophobe)
2600 - The Empire Strikes Back (Solaris)
7800 - Xenophobe
Jaguar - Tempest 2000
Playstation - Rage racer
PS2 - Lego Star Wars
PS3 - Uncharted 2
PSP - Daxter
Vita - Unit 13
Gameboy - Bill & Ted's Excellent Gameboy Adventure
GBC - R-Type DX
Virtual Boy - Vertical Force
GBA - Gradius Gaiden
DS - Animal Crossing
3DS - Mario 3D Land
NES - Snake Rattle 'n' Roll
Pokemon Mini - Pokemon Shock Tetris
SNES - Actraiser (Castlevania IV)
N64 - Sin & Punishment
Gamecube - Rogue Leader
Wii - Wii Sports Resort
Wonderswan - Judgement Silversword
Neo Geo Pocket - Sonic
Neo Geo - Top Hunter
Gizmondo - Trailblazer
PC Engine - Outrun
PC Engine CD - Dracula X
Supergrafx - 1941
PC-FX - Chip Chan Kick
Xbox - Far Cry Instincts
Xbox 360 - Halo Reach
CDI - The Apprentice
3DO - Road Rash
Amiga CD - The Chaos Engine
PC - Half Life
Spectrum - Robocop (about a hundred others)
Amstrad 464 - Chase HQ
MSX - Gradius
VIC 20 - Chariot Race
C64 - Spy Hunter
Commodore 16/Plus 4 - Adventures In Time (Saboteur)
Amiga - Robocop 3
Atari ST - Carrier Command
BBC - Exile
Electron - Chuckie Egg (Plan B)
Archimedes - Stunt Racer 2000 (Elite)
Atari 800 - Rescue On Fractalus

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by shiftytigger » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:39 pm

Master System - R-Type
Megadrive - Streets Of Rage II / Rainbow Islands (HM Castle of Illusion , Ristar , Road Rash)
Mega CD - Snatcher / Final Fight CD
Game Gear - Sonic 2
Saturn - Guardian Heroes (HM Burning Rangers)
Dreamcast - Soul Calibur / Crazy Taxi (HM Zombie Revenge , Dynamite Cop)
2600 - Desert Falcon?
Playstation - Tobal no 1 / Vagrant Story (HM R-TYPE Delta , Street Fighter alpha 3 & EX + ALPHA)
PS2 - Okami
PS3 - Walking Dead Survival Instinct / Scott Pilgrim (HM Burnout Paradise)
PSP - Syphon Filter Dark Mirror (HM's to loads more)
Gameboy - Super Mario Land 2
GBC - Zelda DX (HM Mr Driller)
GBA - Pokemon Pinball Ruby (HM KOF Neo Blood , Zelda Minish Cap)
DS - New Super Mario (HM Mario Kart DS)
SNES - Secret of Evermore (HM Starwing , Pilotwings)
Gamecube - Baten Kaitos (HM PacMan VS)
Wii - Zack and Wiki
Amiga - Alien Breed
PC - Doom
Spectrum - Midnight Resistance / Chaos / Chase HQ (along with HM's for many many others)

Im sure I could make choices on some of those with a few answers but not easily.
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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by NickThorpe » Thu Jun 26, 2014 6:47 pm

From the systems I own (excluding those as yet untested, or for which I only have one game):

Atari 2600: Pitfall!
Atari Jaguar: Tempest 2000
Sega Master System: Alex Kidd In Miracle World
Sega Game Gear: Fantasy Zone
Sega Mega Drive: Sonic The Hedgehog
Sega Mega-CD: Sonic CD
Sega 32X: Virtua Racing Deluxe
Sega Saturn: Fighters Megamix
Sega Dreamcast: Shenmue II
Nintendo NES: Super Mario Bros 3
Nintendo SNES: Yoshi's Island
Nintendo 64: Super Mario 64
Nintendo Gamecube: F-Zero GX
Nintendo Wii: Sin & Punishment: Successor of the Skies
Nintendo Game Boy: Pokemon Blue
Nintendo Game Boy Color: Metal Gear Solid
Nintendo Game Boy Advance: Advance Wars 2
Nintendo DS: Phoenix Wright: Trials and Tribulations
Nintendo 3DS: Mario Kart 7
Nintendo Virtual Boy: Virtual Boy Wario Land
Sony Playstation: Wipeout 3 Special Edition
Sony Playstation 2: Yakuza
Sony Playstation 3: Valkyria Chronicles
Sony PSP: Valkyria Chronicles 3
Sony Playstation Vita: Wipeout 2048
Microsoft Xbox: OutRun 2006: Coast 2 Coast
Microsoft Xbox 360: Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown
SNK Neo Geo Pocket Color: SNK vs Capcom Card Fighters' Clash
NEC Turbografx: Galaga 88
Sinclair ZX Spectrum: Midnight Resistance
Commodore 64: Sid Meier's Pirates!
Philips Videopac G7000: Cosmic Conflict
Mattel Intellivision: Demon Attack
Bandai Wonderswan: Buffers Evolution
PC: Command & Conquer Red Alert 2

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by Sputryk » Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:23 pm

OK, here goes:

Acetronic 1000 - Olympics (Space Invaders, being the only other title possessed!)
Atari gamestick - Gravitar (Centipede)
Commodore 64 - Paradroid (Impossible Mission)
Commodore Amiga - Sensible World of Soccer (Battle Isle)
Namco gamestick - Mappy (Pole Position)
Nintendo DS - Mario Kart (it's all I play despite wife having other titles)
Nintendo Wii - Mario/Sonic Olympics (Wii Resort)
PC/DOS - Doom 2 (Command & Conquer)
Playstation 2 - Guitar Hero (Xybots [compilation])
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Quazatron (Monty on the Run)
Super Nintendo - Mario Kart (Cool Spot)

PostieDoc wrote:Spectrum - Vulcan
Great shout for the Spectrum, there - a much overlooked release and a great strategy game.

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by ArchaicKoala » Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:59 am

Well... this is a tough one (for the most part anyway)
I've added a runner up in brackets

Atari 2600 - River Raid (Mega Mania)
Spectrum - Head Over Heels (Saboteur)
Master System - Alex Kidd in Miracle World (Sonic 1)
NES - Mega Man 2 (Batman)
Mega Drive - Gain Ground (Sonic 3 + Knuckles)
SNES - Mega Man X (Mario World)
Playstation - Tekken 3 (Ridge Racer Type 4)
Saturn - Fighters Megamix (Sonic Jam)
N64 - Goldeneye (Mario Kart 64)
Dreamcast - Samba De Amigo (Quake 3) (Sonic Adventure)
Playstation 2 - Timesplitters Future Perfect (Guitar Hero 2)
GameCube - Smash Bros Melee (Mario Sunshine)
Xbox - Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2X (Fusion Frenzy)
Xbox 360 - Rock Band 3 (Skate 3) (Tomb Raider)

edit: I forgot handhelds!
Gameboy - Pokémon Red (Donkey Kong) (James Bond)
Gameboy Colour - Links Awakening DX (Pokémon Gold)
Game Gear - 4in1 game pack (Popils)
Neogeo Pocket - Sonic Pocket Adventure (SNK vs Capcom)
Lynx - California Games (Paperboy)
DS - Phoenix Wright Series (Elite Beat Agents)
3DS - Mario Kart 7 (Ocarina of Time 3D)

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by psj3809 » Fri Jun 27, 2014 4:25 am

Atari 2600 - Adventure
C64 - Ghostbusters
Speccy - Commando
NES - Castlevania
GB - Super Mario Land
GBA - Mario Kart Advanced
MD - Madden 93
SNES - Super Mario Land
Amiga - Player Manager
DOS - Doom
PS1 - Madden 98
N64 - Mario Kart 64
PS2 - GTA Vice City

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by stayAwhile » Fri Jun 27, 2014 6:20 am

2600 - pitfall
spectrum- jet set willy
c64- rick dangerous
plus 4- number builder{serriously addictive maths game ... try it}
einstein- cops n robbers
Amiga- worms
nes- maniac mansion
gameboy- tetris
master system- strider
megadrive- road rash
GBC- pitfall
saturn- virtua fighter 2
ps1- oddworld abes oddesy
dreamcast- shenmue
gba- fire pro wrestling
n64- snowboard kids
gamecube- pikmin
ps2- canis canem edit
xbox- oddworld strangers wrath
360- gta v
ds- mario 64 ds
wii- mario kart wii
ps3- heavy rain
psp- hot pixel
pc- tf2
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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by alistair_thomas » Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:10 pm

Amstrad CPC - Barbarian
Master System - Sonic 2
Game Gear - Wonderboy III The Dragon's Trap
Game Boy - Kirby's Pinball Land
Sega Saturn - Sonic R
Playstation - Resident Evil 2
Game Boy Color - Street Fighter Alpha
Neo Geo Pocket Color - Card Fighter's Clash (Capcom version)
Dreamcast - Shenmue
Gamecube - Resident Evil 4
DS - Mario Kart DS
PSP - Star Wars Battlefront Elite Squadron
PS3 - Batman Arkham City
Vita - Borderlands 2 (ooh, controversial!)

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Re: Your favourite game - by system

Post by Space_turnip » Fri Jun 27, 2014 3:29 pm

Tough one!
I'll limit it to systems I've played a fair amount of games on, and will have to cheat and add honourable mentions too!:

Master System: Alex Kidd in Miracle World (hm: Micro Machines, Cosmic Spacehead, Fantastic Dizzy, Action Fighter)
Mega Drive: Micro Machines 96 (hm: Fantastic Dizzy, Micro Machines 2, Sonic 2, Puggsy, Wiz n Liz)
Mega CD: Battlecorps (hm: Sonic CD, Rebel Assault, Puggsy)
32X: Virtua Racing Deluxe (hm: Star Wars Arcade, Virtua Fighter)
Saturn: Mass Destruction (hm: Sega Rally, Nights, Guardian Heroes)
Dreamcast: (continually changing!) Shenmue (hm: Ikaruga, Power Stone 2, Virtua Tennis 2, Sturmwind, Marvel vs Capcom 2, Le Mans)
NES: Mario 3
SNES: Super Star Wars (hm: Super Mario Kart, Micro Machines 2(!))
Game Boy: Advance Wars
Game Boy Advance: Doom
N64: Mario 64
Gamecube: Rogue Leader
Wii: House of the Dead Overkill
Wii U: Lego City Undercover
DS: Mario Kart DS (hm: Advance Wars Dual Strike, Inazuma Eleven)
3DS: Super Mario 3D land
3DO: Road Rash (hm: Need for Speed, Rebel Assault)
Atari Jaguar: Super Burnout
Atari Lynx: California Games
PS1: Toca, (hm: Colim McRae, Colim McRae 2, Rebel Assault 2)
PS2: Tony Hawks 3 (hm: Ski Racing 2005, Tiger Woods 2003)
PS3: Uncharted 2 (hm: Heavy Rain, Uncharted, Uncharted 3)
PS4: Infamous Second Son
PSP: Race Driver 2 (hm: Lord of the Rings tactics, Sega Rally, Metal Slug Anthology)
PS Vita: Sega and Sonic All Star racing Transformed
Xbox: Knights of the Old Republic (hm: Rallisport Challenge 2, Lego Star Wars 2 the original Trilogy)
Xbox 360: so many to mention, however: Skyrim (hm: Fallout 3, Gears of War 2, Grid, Dirt 2, GTA V, Red Dead Redemption, Mass Effect 1 and 2, Flatout, Forza 4)
Xbox One: Wolfenstein! (hm: Watch Dogs, Forza 5)
Spectrum: CHAOS! (hm: Magicland Dizzy, Run the Gauntlet)
C64: Winter Games

Left out a few systems I own, simply because I haven't played enough of them.

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Re: Your favourite game - by system + honourable mentions

Post by ncf1 » Mon Jun 30, 2014 12:29 pm

oh boy. Big question this one! Lets see if I can remember..

Apple II : Beyond Castle Wolfenstein, (Chivalry)
Amiga : Bubble Bobble, (Speedball 2, Monkey Island 2)
C64 : Microprose Soccer, (Combat School, Salamander)
Vic-20 : Arcadia, (Radar Rat Race)
3DS : New Super Mario 2
DS : Real golf (I cant remember the exact title of this one)
Gameboy : Super Mario Land
Atari 2600 : Boxing, (Phoenix)
PC : Resident Evil 4, (NBA2K13, LA Noire)
PS1 : Medal of Honor, (Medal of Honor 2, Shane Warne Cricket 99)
PS3 : Heavy Rain

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