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post #161 of 280
Minecraft at #17 = list is wrong
Oblivions in a good spot, Mount and blade is way to far back and there is some absolute **** in way too higher spot.

WOW certainly doesn't deserve #2, not saying it's a bad game, I have friends who play it but most definitely not #2.

The judges seem to have a clear bias in favor of Valve produced games.
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Well I still stand by my earlier comment regardless of what you younger whipersnappers say. A list rated in "time" should be influenced by "time" - as in how good when released compared to now.

I mean, Games that started a whole genre, and were the #1 games of their time should easily beat out inferior copies.

Anyhoo, maybe next time they are going to make a top 10 pc games of all time, they should look at the top 10 grossing games as to an indication of what PC gamers actually bloody liked, instead of the games they think are good.
Edited by un-nefer - 2/20/11 at 1:09am
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Originally Posted by un-nefer View Post
Well I still stand by my earlier comment regardless of what you younger whipersnappers say. A list rated in "time" should be influenced by "time" - as in how good when released compared to now.

I mean, Games that started a whole genre, and were the #1 games of their time should easily beat out inferior copies.

Anyhoo, maybe next time they are going to make a top 10 pc games of all time, they should look at the top 10 grossing games as to an indication of what PC gamers actually bloody liked, instead of the games they think are good.
Top 3 best selling: Sims, Sims 2, World of Warcraft.
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post #164 of 280
Where is Total Annihilation?

Where is Descent?

Where is Scorched Earth?



Seriously, they call this a list? Also the games jump way around each year it seems. Almost feels like dartboard selection.
     
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post #165 of 280
These lists are NEVER accurate in any way because everyone has their own preferences and game styles.

The top of my list for example is:

1-Crysis/Warhead (count as one)
2-LOTR - BFME 1
3- Age of Empires 1/2
4- Recoil
5- Sins of a solar empire

The only time Ive played starcraft was as a kid on grandmas PC and loved it. I never actually knew it was starcraft until i saw the screen shot on this games ranking. I might have to try get a copy that could be right up there too i love RTS.
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post #166 of 280
Quote:
Originally Posted by Behemoth777 View Post
Starcraft is at #86? Fail.
Exactly. This person has no idea what true gaming is.

Counter Strike 1.6 isn't up top? Half life isn't up top? Quake isn't up top? Wheres doom? These games MADE FPS WHAT THEY ARE.
Edited by Wuvluv - 2/20/11 at 1:32pm
    
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post #167 of 280
terrible list.

fallout 3 was horrible on pc with the wrong mouse feel.

no bf2 on that list?
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post #168 of 280
My favorite game of all time is Deus Ex so... but they left out freelancer which was an amazing game nor did they include Hitman 1, 2, or 3... but they did include Half Life 2. Its a so so list better than a lot of others i have seen out there.
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post #169 of 280
how is warcraft III not in the top 10?

how is warcraft III not in the top 50?

how is warcraft III not in the top 100?
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post #170 of 280
The list is actually not bad, obviously everyone has their favourite games and all...

Football Manager 2011 and WoW should not be on any list.

Labyrinth and chessmaster were missing... :/
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