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ITT: Games that aged like wine by Bomberman - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:03:03 EST ID:C6hFamsT No.706032 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Counterpoint to >>705681
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Sander Cohen - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:09:52 EST ID:sGa1lVHw No.706048 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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DICKS EVERYWHERE
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Nodunaga Oda - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:28:31 EST ID:VPOESkRH No.706061 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Shadow of the Colossus
Skyrim (w/ mods)
Timesplitters 2 + 3 (earliest console shooters that I find still playable)
Cod:MW2 (still the pinnacle of cinematic action FPS in my eyes)
Skate
Resident Evil 4
Ocarina of Time
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Gabe Logan - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:39:17 EST ID:stKB3Tur No.706062 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Most things from the SNES era of gaming. It was the peak of 2D before moving to polygons. ChronobTrigger, of course, being quite high on the list.
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Radical Rex - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:07:36 EST ID:mDy5oEy0 No.706064 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706061
>Skate
Maybe not the first one but Skate 2 is still great.
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Lance Bean - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:50:15 EST ID:rIPO7pE2 No.706133 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706064

IMO the first one is still a lot of fun
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Frogger - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:02:18 EST ID:mDy5oEy0 No.706143 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706133
It's not a bad game by any means. I just think Skate 2 and its greater trick variety has helped it age a lot better.
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Michael Thorton - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:02:43 EST ID:MPZdwmGL No.706145 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706061

i still get a lump in my throat when link and saria say goodbye outside kokiri forest
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Kessler - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:07:19 EST ID:SQnsQEyv No.706151 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>706145
>try not to cry
>cry a lot
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Guile - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:32:39 EST ID:39RBea7f No.706163 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Animal Crossing
Checking in on the unique atmosphere of your town never gets old, and always offers something relaxing to stumble into. You can always rearrange furniture, go fishing, or walk around and enjoy the music for a few minutes before bed. If you started the game when it came out over 15 years ago, the happy memories and old friendships will come right back when you read a funny letter or visit a loyal neighbor.

>Warioware Touched
The art and gameplay are in a world of their own. The game aged well because it stood on its own as a unique style- now just as well as when it came out.
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James Earl Cash - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:04:40 EST ID:QK2ONw+Y No.706165 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706032
Stronghold hd
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James Earl Cash - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:49:32 EST ID:QK2ONw+Y No.706166 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706032

Stronghold hd
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Minsc - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:01:43 EST ID:8NuGb901 No.706167 Ignore Report Quick Reply
most of the infinity engine games, particularly the Baldur's Gate series, are pretty much perfect in what they attempt to be in their original forms. Like, you probably want some basic mods to support higher resolutions, and some of the EE changes are nice, but beyond that, I don't know what would need to be changed about the gameplay and presentation if you were going to do a reboot. Only real issue is some corny writing, though that's kinda par for the course with high fantasy D&D
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genophyte - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 03:07:16 EST ID:x/jCJz/Y No.706175 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706155
final fantasy 12......
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Zerg - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:11:53 EST ID:FqWsjRfD No.706201 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Harvest Moon
Klonoa: Door to Phantomile
Legend of Dragoon
Ristar
Sonic Genesis and CD games
Ridge Racer Type 4
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Divayth Fyr - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:58:54 EST ID:W/9zuBkz No.706202 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706201
>Sonic Genesis

What the fuck is that.
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Kraid - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:35:24 EST ID:oHTAW3yv No.706205 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>706202
a bad gba port
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Bubsy - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:36:27 EST ID:kP/GWeRd No.706206 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706205
That's awful. Especially considering some of the rather decent installments of Sonic native to the GBA
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John Shepard - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:29:17 EST ID:mDy5oEy0 No.706216 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706202
>>706205
>>706206
Calm down fags, I'm sure he just meant the Sonic games that are actually on the Genesis. Not the awful, fairly obscure handheld port that absolutely no one should give a shit about anymore.
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T55 - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 05:08:07 EST ID:fmGH8WT+ No.711334 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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SF2X is a classic one vs one game...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-QSYO7T9_Uo
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King Dodongo - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:18:13 EST ID:36CjcHCf No.711341 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706061

There is so much wrong with your list I don't even know where to begin.

First off Skyrim isn't even old enough to have "aged," so it doesn't even belong on the list (not even counting the fact that the game is complete garbage unless you heavily mod it, so would it count even if it were old enough?).

Call of duty. Call of duty ruined first person shooters, most specifically beginning with modern warfare 1+2.

Skate 1 is the only game in the series that I played, but it was revolutionary in gameplay. As someone who used to be an avid skateboarder and Tony hawk video game fan, skatee was a welcome relief from the monotony of button-masher extreme sport games. Definitely deserves a spot on the list.

Ocarina of Time is a classic. It was such a well polished game with a decent variety of exploration, puzzle solving, and action. It's even popular for certain new games to be developed with an old school cartoony look, so even the dated graphics are still somewhat relavent.

The other games I never played.

I would throw half life 1 on the list. Well polished, innovative for its time, good music, action. Decent story.

StarCraft 1. This game deserves a spot near the top. It's held up strongly, especially with the competitive and modding world. Vanilla gameplay is solid 9/10 well polished, single player is decently engaging.

Earthworm Jim, classic platformer.

While I'm bringing up platformers, Jazz Jack rabbit 1+2.

There's also a decent amount of early 3d rpgs that I used to play mid-90's.

As far as console specifics go, San Andreas.
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Pimple - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:59:54 EST ID:iHwV/SO4 No.711348 Ignore Report Quick Reply
-Fallout New Vegas in a few more years.
-Portal/2 are both still amazing to experience for the first time
-Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri
-Sim City 3000
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Four - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:51:16 EST ID:PWVkcYbE No.711351 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711348
>Fallout new vegas

You're joking, right?
Has a great story il give you that but every other aspect of the game is aging like milk.
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Jack Rex - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:00:23 EST ID:j5CZj8AN No.711355 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711351

I like aged milk.
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Serious Sam - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:00:21 EST ID:C3TYSvM2 No.711362 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I LIVE, AGAAAAAAAIN
OPEN FOR BUSINESSSSSS
MMM, FRESH VICTIMS FOR THE EVER-GROWING ARMY OF THE UNDEAD
SON OF A BITCH MUST PAY
*AH-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA*
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Leon Powalski - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:19:08 EST ID:k/McjHt3 No.711363 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>ctrl+f
>"Doom"
>0 results
Y'all too young to be talking about how games age...
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Serious Sam - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:28:41 EST ID:C3TYSvM2 No.711364 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711363
Blood and Quake were better

>HUNH HUNH HUNH HUNH HUNH
>CH-CHUNG
>BWAAAAAANH, BWAAAAAANH, BWAAAAAANH, BWAAAAAANH
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Cecil Harvey - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:59:51 EST ID:RpwJpxDO No.711371 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>706048
Original MGS is superior in almost every way.
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Serious Sam - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:29:33 EST ID:C3TYSvM2 No.711374 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711371
Gameplay wise MGS1 is one of the worst in the whole series. Even the MSX games and Metal Gear Solid 4 were better.

Thief: The Dark Project is about as primitive as early 3D can get but god damn does it still play like butter. There simply hasn't been a better stealth game since, not even MGS3, although that shit comes close. The gigantic maps still discombobulate the fuck out of me.
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Cassandra Alexandra - Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:59:02 EST ID:b1aeKoTB No.711383 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711341
>never played Shadow of the Colossus
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Col. John Blade - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:55:50 EST ID:GZefixhl No.711421 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711363

>Complains about people being too young
>References a three dimensional game as a sign of seniority

Text based or gtfo little kid
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Yo-Yo - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:10:52 EST ID:0z+RVgZ0 No.711423 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711364
Quake aged like MOTHERFUCKING BITCOINS MAN!

Holy fucking shit, playing Quake on a 1920x1080 monitor, with them cripsy chunky pixels in high resolution... Feels so good man. Fuck the engine remakes with their smudged textures or their "highres" textures. Gimme them oldschool pixelated textures.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mv5Jvr2Fp48
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GLaDOS - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:11:33 EST ID:k/McjHt3 No.711427 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711421
>references text based games as a sign of seniority
>doesn't realize that graphical videogames predates the text based ones

good show, kid
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Col. John Blade - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:36:04 EST ID:GZefixhl No.711428 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711427

I said three dimensional. Text based games came out before three dimensional games.

I won this internet fight, now go kill yourself in shame.
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Gravelord Nito - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:37:00 EST ID:uKhYx3Wy No.711429 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>711427
damn niggga can't into reading? GG
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Noel Vermillion - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:38:45 EST ID:NX6bTO3+ No.711430 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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River City Ransom. They are still trying to out do the original and can't.
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Yo-Yo - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:58:26 EST ID:b10KbQBR No.711431 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711428
Doom isn't actually 3 dimensional. That's why vertical aiming isn't a thing.

It also came out 10 years after Elite. You can still be an OG and be raised on a 3D game.
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Doctor Li - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:25:57 EST ID:gJuzaxqt No.711432 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Another World for the SNES

This vid is the game's creator discussing it:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2PLLDpzwwUI
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GLaDOS - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:57:10 EST ID:k/McjHt3 No.711436 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711428
>I won this internet fight
Nu-uh
You implied text-based games were old as fuck and I pointed out that graphical games are even older than fuck. Now go play on the highway, kid.
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Ling Xiaoyu - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:03:19 EST ID:SXrBku2G No.711437 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711431
Acshually, Doom is 3D. The reason there was no mouse look in the original release is that it was a foreign concept in the early 90s. Later games with the same basic engine limitations had it as an option. It wasn't until the late 90s that you could take it for granted in a PC FPS.
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GLaDOS - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:20:30 EST ID:k/McjHt3 No.711439 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711437
Achsxtually it's not quite 3D. The perspective for the Y axis didn't work. You can something similar to what you would see in Doom when you look up/down in Duke Nukem 3D, all the vertical lines remains at the same angle.

Oh and OG Doom did have mouselook, you just couldn't look up and down with it.
Nobody on a competitive level, even back then, used keyboard only.
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Ling Xiaoyu - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:47:29 EST ID:SXrBku2G No.711443 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711439
That's called 2 point perspective and it isn't relevant. I have a basic definition of what is and is not a 3D game. Do you?
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Yo-Yo - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:01:59 EST ID:0z+RVgZ0 No.711444 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711437
Doom isn't 3D. It's all visual trickery to do with how to draw visual data. If you ever play a hacked Doom clone with free look, you'll notice all kinds of visual disturbances when looking up and down because IT IS NOT 3D!
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GLaDOS - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:06:31 EST ID:k/McjHt3 No.711445 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711443
It is relevant, because if doom was really 3D you couldn't have represented the world with a 2-point perspective the same way it does.

The maps are pretty much 2D with illusory height differences, which is why you can't have rooms over other rooms and stuff like that. Although it may look 3D the engine doesn't really do any 3D stuff at all apart from the rendering. If the game had rendered items (keycards) on the 2D map screen the game could be played entirely from there.

There is a reason this type of shooters used to be called 2.5D.
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Naija - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:31:24 EST ID:VGgGklDM No.711447 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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mega man x
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AC !QqL8nX9URE - Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:02:50 EST ID:aBgAYqXf No.711452 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>711439
Hey I played competitively and I used left alt to strafe, the mouse was too floaty for me. I can beat Go2It in about 5 minutes on UV


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