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Old June 11, 2010, 05:57 PM
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Console :
Final Fantasy VI
Chrono Trigger
Castlevania : Symphony of the Night
Metal Gear Solid
Final Fantasy Tactics
Tenchu II
Super Smash Bros
Paper Mario
That new Mario Bros on wii

Fallout III
Civilization IV
Batman : Arkham Asylum

My 2010 Game of the Year (for now... let's see what SC2 and Civ5 will give) :
Heroes of Newerth

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Old June 11, 2010, 06:27 PM
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All of the HALO games, DIrt 2, All of the Starfox games, Infamous, Crackdown, Ghostbusters for the 360, Gears of War games for the 360 ( PC versions SUCKED ), Descent 1 2 3 but NOT freespace, UT2004 and UT3 for PC, Midtown Madness 2, Blur for 360.

Starfox ASSAULT.... might be a kiddy crew but it is an excellent game.

YouTube - GC Starfox Assault - Intro + Briefing

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Old June 11, 2010, 07:57 PM
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why is gears of war on pc version not good as x360?
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Old June 11, 2010, 08:27 PM
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On the console, Chrono Trigger is great, and Mario RPG is a close 2nd.

For PC:
Diablo 2/LOD
Command and Conquer
Freespace 2
Mechwarrior 4: Mercs
SC2 Beta, and I'm assuming the full version when it comes out
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Old June 11, 2010, 09:08 PM
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why is gears of war on pc version not good as x360?
The one GoW game they made for PC was horribly buggy. Like the error with wargame-g4wlive.exe... you have to change the date on your comp to something before 2009 just for the game to work. And I don't think GFWL will let you play online with that fix. It's a big mess.
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Old June 12, 2010, 09:16 AM
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How can one list a GOTY for 2010 when the year isn't even half way over yet?

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Old June 12, 2010, 01:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Signal2Noise View Post
How can one list a GOTY for 2010 when the year isn't even half way over yet?

Easy. If none of the games coming out at the end of the year interest you, you can easily make your personal GOTY choice.
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Old June 12, 2010, 09:07 PM
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I know it's from 1998, but if you have never played STARCRAFT.... Go buy a copy now.
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Old June 12, 2010, 09:59 PM
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i remember playing games off diskettes lol..man im old!

dont remember the titles..some of the newer ones i do remember like


late 90's id say

half life
heroes of might and magic(if you hate someone show it to them, they wont come out the house anymore lol..so sky, dont try it)

and then stuff like hl2 and so on.

havent played anything in a while.
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Old June 12, 2010, 10:27 PM
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If you liked mass effect then you should try out KotOR (Knights of the Old Republic)
Plays out exactly the same, but its starwars (and older so give the graphics a break)

Half Life 2 and all the episodes were great.
Obligatory Portal recommendation.
Starcraft was/is awesome
Diablo 2 was fun as well
007 Goldeneye for the 64
Mario RPG
Disgaea if you like to spend endless hours doing rpg stuff
Phantom Brave if you liked Disgaea
Mount & Blade
Heroes of Newerth
And so many more...

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