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Most Overrated Arcade Classic?

Post by hedgehog » Sat Oct 04, 2008 4:38 pm

IMHO that would be Frogger.

Could never get on with it and just seemed a frustrating waste of time.

Any other opinions you'd like to share?

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Post by paranoid marvin » Sat Oct 04, 2008 4:47 pm

Q*Bert was a load of @!#?@!
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Post by paranoid marvin » Sat Oct 04, 2008 4:55 pm

Actually , with the benefit of hinddsight , it has to be the original Outrun.
SP shows just how broken the original was , we just never realised at the time
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Re: Most Overrated Arcade Classic?

Post by SirClive » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:05 pm

hedgehog wrote:IMHO that would be Frogger.
You what?
Actually , with the benefit of hinddsight , it has to be the original Outrun.
Eh?

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Post by paranoid marvin » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:12 pm

Im not saying that Outrun is a BAD game , just that the accolades that it stiill receives from many are over the top and unjustified in many ways .

Having played SP , I realise now just how bad the handlling and the dificulty curve was in the original , although the graphics and sound are still outstanding

I too am a little puzzled by the suggestiion of Frogger - the game has great playabililty and a almost perfect learning curve. each to their own though
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Post by Crunchy » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:29 pm

Paperboy.

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Post by fredghostmaster » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:37 pm

Street Fighter

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Post by nesmaster » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:49 pm

Shenmue...oh wait you mean arcade :oops:
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Post by felgekarp » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:53 pm

Sega Rally.
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Post by necronom » Sat Oct 04, 2008 5:53 pm

Another Street Fighter vote here.

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Post by Chinnico » Sat Oct 04, 2008 6:01 pm

Lady bug

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Post by Commander Jameson » Sat Oct 04, 2008 6:18 pm

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Post by Xesh » Sat Oct 04, 2008 7:21 pm

Yet another for Street Fighter.

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Post by Sureshot » Sat Oct 04, 2008 7:59 pm

Final Fight.

I'm guessing everyone who's saying Street Fighter means SF2? I would hardly call the first one overrated.

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