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post #21 of 136 (permalink) Old 07-02-2013, 12:20 AM
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I've been gaming since the Atari 2600, and this is actually a pretty easy question for me.

Everquest. Up until the Planes of Power expansion, it is the best game ever made, imo. Nothing else has ever pulled me in like that one did. I moved on to WoW for a while, but it never captured the feel of that first time in EQ. I played EQ since beta, and my Ranger is like the 4th oldest character on one of the original servers.

I would disagree on pre-PoP era being best. IMO best would be omens of war because the only zone locked behind a flag is anguish. and that's pretty much when raiding matured into both an art and a science at the same time. tho the best raid experience i had was *****mtar (vishimtar) because one of the SERIOUS raid instruction was "you aren't allowed to die" biggrin.gif
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Dark Souls and Demon Souls
And probably World of Warcraft in its heyday
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I dunno, I mean, it's kinda subjective. Some of my favourite memories of gaming are more made by the people I played with rather than the game. In terms of categories -

Any Besthesda game. Whilst I never got into Skyrim, F3, NV & Oblivion are some of my favourites.

Counterstrike. 282 hours played of Global Offensive so far, and numerous hours versus bots on 1.5+ as a kid.
Battlefield 2. So, so, so many hours spent on that, along with the Forgotten Hope 2 mod & Project Reality mod.
OFP/ArmA series. Loved the series since it began, and my love was rekindled with DayZ early last year (I was there when there was 2 servers and spawns took 15 mins+ to play due to 'waiting for server')

Company of Heroes / Dawn of War I. Relic simply make excellent RTS'

I never had the chance (Mainly monetarily) to try a decent MMORPG, So I can't comment. World of Warcraft always looked sweet to me though.. I know there's a trial, but it's a big download and the level cap thing would ruin the experience for me.

Dunno what category it would fit in, But GTA:San Andreas would also slot into one of my favourite childhood games too. I'm currently stuck at a stage where I don't have any games to play.. I feel like I've exhausted multiple avenues and that the old games simply won't be as good as when I tried them.

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I didn't come from COD, more like BF2. All COD games are right next to Mao Zedong on my hate list.
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In my opinion, Diablo II. It was the first game that I really intensely played, and the first that had a good story behind it (I was 7 years old at the time, and most games I played prior to this were MS-DOS shooters such as Blake Stone, Doom, and Duke Nukem). I still think that Blake Stone was a good game, even though I've been told by others it wasn't very good. I've replayed Diablo II single player mode more times than I can count, so for me it has excellent replay value. I still face a challenge when playing the hardcore mode.

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Having played every major game on every platform since the late 80s

The only games i was sad to see them end were.....

1. Sky's of Arcadia dream cast

2. Final fantasy XII. Play station
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Star Wars: Knights of The Old Republic

It's simply superior to anything I've ever played:
The story is really, really good
The characters are extremely well done
The balance is excellent (provided you don't bust out a calculator)
The gameplay is fun
It never feels "grindy"

That last one is the biggest. I've beaten the game at least 7 times, and it's always fun. Yea, it's the same enemies, and because it's an old-ish RPG, they don't spawn in unique places/roam. However, the combat is still interesting. Normal mobs don't have 10 trillion HP - they hit fairly hard, but so do you. Bosses are interesting. You can try to simply beat them with pure DPS or do some stun/heal/dps combo. It all works. Everything simply works. And there's enough side quests that you forget half of them by the end, so they're still good the 2nd time through.
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