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I'm going to go a little old school and say Final Fantasy III on the SNES (Final Fantasy VI in actuality). Of course the graphics aren't good compared to today's standard, but I remember being very impressed with some of the backgrounds in that game.
They went above and beyond with that game, IMO.

The enemies were varied and were all illustrated very well. The style used for party avatars in the menu screens, and enemy avatars were all more like painting than pixel art. Overall the game was just awe inspiring for its time from the music to the imagery.
    
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I remember playing Company of Heros when it first came out and my jaw dropped. Even to this day it's still an amazing looking RTS.

F.E.A.R also took my breath away when it first came out.

God of War 3 + MGS4 on PS3 too are incredible.

Though the ultimate best visuals I've played is still Crysis + mods
    
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post #203 of 294
Metro 2033 gets my vote for being absolutely stunning in all various angles of visual aspects.
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Sounds kinda strange but Just Cause 2 had breath-taking visuals IMO. I don't know if it was knowing that the entire world was explorable or what...
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NBA 2k11 for the PC and MLB the Show 2010 for the PS3
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post #206 of 294
Metro 2033 and DiRT 2.


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black ops
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post #207 of 294
Fallout 3 with super-res textures and other visual mods. Looks stunning.
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Although there are some better overall, I like the visuals in both ME1 and ME2 for helping create an atmosphere that completely drew me into the game. There is that one shot in ME1 (can't remember the planet) where you look up in the heavens and that moon (at least I think its a moon) has the huge scar on it from being hit by a glancing blow from a MAC slug. It completely blew me away.
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ME1 and 2 were great. GTA4 is still one of my favorite looking games, nothing beats the sunrises in that game.

My award for "better than everything else at the time" is tied between the first Gran Tourismo and Final Fantasy VII.
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stick death - swat :O
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