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In reference to page 44's discussion on the Need for Speed games:

I've played damn near every game in the series, from the original (Road and Track Presents: The Need for Speed) on PC and PS1, all the way up to the new Hot Pursuit on 360.

The ones that disappointed me the most in the series are Porsche Unleashed and Shift.

Porsche Unleashed just felt like the PS1 Hot Pursuit, without cops, and with only Porsches. Not being a huge Porsche fan, it didn't really appeal to me.
Shift was fun for a bit, but it seems to have taken some handling notes from GRID. The race that earned all of my ire was the Nordschleife race with all Veyrons, that you could only 100% by taking no damage.

My favorites in the series are Hot Pursuit 2 (PS2), Underground (PS2), and Hot Pursuit (360). Underground 2 wasn't as good as Underground 1. Hot Pursuit 2 is one of the few games I could get my dad to play, so it was automatically awesome.
 
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Dirge of Cerberus is the only that comes to mind for me. I'm normally really good about not getting bad games. Fortunately my few 1st day purchases have never been particularly bad.

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My favorites in the series are Hot Pursuit 2 (PS2), Underground (PS2), and Hot Pursuit (360). Underground 2 wasn't as good as Underground 1. Hot Pursuit 2 is one of the few games I could get my dad to play, so it was automatically awesome.

hot pursuit 2 still gets used on my first gen PS2 when friends are over.
i put many an hour into Underground 2, which launched me into Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition.
ahhhh memories.
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Hmmm, lemme see...

The only game I can think of at the moment is Mario Party 8 for the Wii. I enjoyed playing the series with friends. When I got 8, it got too hard to play. They put too much stuff in the game and the mini-games were just overall not fun. Mario Party 6 was the best in the series.
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Command and Conquer 4 and Lord of the Rings Conquest. Both were uninstalled within an hour. I got very serious about reading reviews before buying after those two.
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Hmmm, lemme see...

The only game I can think of at the moment is Mario Party 8 for the Wii. I enjoyed playing the series with friends. When I got 8, it got too hard to play. They put too much stuff in the game and the mini-games were just overall not fun. Mario Party 6 was the best in the series.

Wow lol same here. Wasted those 60 bucks on christmas a few years ago frown.gif.
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hot pursuit 2 still gets used on my first gen PS2 when friends are over.
i put many an hour into Underground 2, which launched me into Midnight Club 3: Dub Edition.
ahhhh memories.

Underground 2 was like the best game in the series, along with the first underground. then after the 2nd underground, carbon came out and I thought it was stupid. Then after, I never touched NFS again, frown.gif

I don't know if this ever happened to you but for my version of NFS: U2, i was part of the glitch where I never unlocked the 3rd tier of Engine, EPU, and NOS which was unlocked through the SUV races I think but it never let me do that so I was pretty disappointed. tongue.gif

As far as Midnight Club, I played L.A on psp and it was pretty good, and then I decided to get it on 360, and it was pretty hard so i sold it.
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