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Minecraft @ 17th. Simple games can be the best ones


By the way, what the hell is GTA 4 doing there...
     
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I'm such an idiot. I failed to read the best "PC" games of all time part of it. But... Iono about deus ex being number 1.
I could see that named number one because it was like a digital "Choose Your Own" story. Every action had different path and reaction based on your choice. The game was certainly ahead of its time and took 1PS a whole new direction. And that it was a RPG at the same time was a marvelous change over the past genre.

If it didn't deserve number one I'd like to see which game was better that had all the things that it had and more. Cause only more really beats it. Graphics is nothing but eye candy. Gimme substance over eye candy any day of the week.Though I do luvz me some eye candy.

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I see also that there are differences between PC Gamer UK and US. Eg no Medieval Total War on the list. This was considered by UK as one of the best games of all time in 2002. It is even written in the game's boxset
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Starcraft is at #86? Fail.
Yet Starcraft 2 was in the top ten.
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Morrowind should be #3 not Oblivion.... Uhg.
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But these guys pull archaic BS out of their butts and list it in the top 50 while leaving games like Tomb Raider and Final Fantasy and MANY MANY MANY others off the list.
Tomb Raider? While this list isn't exactly my top 100, I don't think many people would put Tomb Raider on such a list.

Also, the only Final Fantasy games released on PC were 7 and 8, and they were fairly crappy ports. Not going to be on many people's top 100 PC games lists.

The "archaic BS" are some of the better games on the list.

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I'm sorry, but this list is a disgrace, everyone knows that Baldur's Gate 2 is at least top 15 worthy.
I preferred Torment and the original Baldur's Gate to BG2. Still, I do think BG2 is better than the majority of the top 10 on this list.
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Half life 2 = #1
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Tomb Raider? While this list isn't exactly my top 100, I don't think many people would put Tomb Raider on such a list.

Also, the only Final Fantasy games released on PC were 7 and 8, and they were fairly crappy ports. Not going to be on many people's top 100 PC games lists.

The "archaic BS" are some of the better games on the list.
Tomb Raider was ahead of its time really. Many times you just have to take a leap of faith approach hoping you can come out on the other side intact and alive. I would have to say that it was Riven and Myst on steroids and it only got better as the developers moved into better rendering designs. It's better than all the archaic BS that you're claiming are some of the better games.

I really didn't notice any issues with FF VII which is the one that I'm talking about. That was an epic game both on console and on PC. And also wasn't X on PC, dunno since I was without a platform(other than console) when that came out. I wasn't a big fan of it because they tried to make it more about the puzzles than what the franchise was known for when they first launched it. Epic fights with epic monsters. I mean who the hell doesn't like Tonberry? I wasn't a big fan of VIII because of their card game feature. But it was tolerable. Which is more than I can say for about 6 or 7 games that made the list.

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as long as Crysis is on the list and Call of Duty (cow-a-doo-tee) isn't, i'm happy
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I haven't even heard of a lot of those.
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