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PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 9:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Dreamwalker, you have superb taste in gaming - that was an excellent slice of Mega Drive goodness.

And yes, the 3D controller for the Saturn is uber. I have one, though I want the hideously coloured Japanese version as well. Just because Wink

Oh, and I've done a quick Asuka 120% clip - currently downloading Dr DivX to help me encode it, as I'm lazy Wink Will post a link once it's up.

Stormo: Damn lack fo Shen 3. Maybe when AM2 are cashed-up again after a few more VF games they can finish it off. Because they should. Damn mainstreamers not buying it.

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 10:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
I used to play magic candle on the PC a long time ago was one of the best rpg i played ever.
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 04, 2004 11:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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Dreamwalker, you have superb taste in gaming - that was an excellent slice of Mega Drive goodness.


Actually, I thought he failed dismally, as the list completely lacked Gunstar Heroes, which is by far the best Megadrive game ever.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 9:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
StorminNorman wrote:
Actually, I thought he failed dismally, as the list completely lacked Gunstar Heroes, which is by far the best Megadrive game ever.


True, but he did mention Story of Thor, which is uber and beats the sequel on the Saturn (even if said sequel had some amazing graphics... though it forgot what a story was...) and Landstalker, which is also uber, especially once you're used to the control scheme. I was actually published in an old copy of Sega Megazone because I sent in a letter with a question regarding a section in the game. The title of my letter when it was printed was 'D'uh, I don't get it'. I chose to be amused at this Very Happy

Speaking of Mega Drive gaming, did anyone ever play Light Crusader? Treasure made it and I wanted to pick it up, but never got around to it. Was it any good?

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 10:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Light Crusader was really really crap.
I finished it in a night.

My first initial thought was OMG it looks like Landstalker.


But man it certainly didn't play like it.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 11:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
The Megadrive was a good console, but had so many unsatisfactory titles on it. Add to that Sega are better at making titles instead of consoles, and it's pretty easy to see why it failed.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 11:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
It failed? I was under the impression it did very well.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 11:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Not really, Nintendo owned it. It's Sonic titles rocked, but there wasn't much else on offer. Sega is best as it is now, as a top notch games producer.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 12:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Uh... hate to break it to you, but Sega aren't a top notch game producer anymore.

The Megadrive was the most successful Sega console outside of Japan, I believe. It was the only console of theirs to really hit it big in the USA.

(Conversely, the Saturn is their most successful console in Japan. Sega were always third-fiddle to Nintendo and NEC in their homeland.)
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 8:58 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I recommend Metroid Prime Echoes, it is good!
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 05, 2004 10:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
scroll wrote:
I recommend Metroid Prime Echoes, it is good!


I got it the other day. It's good if you enjoyed the first one cause they really didn't change much, just swaped in new enemies and guns... it's the same as, say, Ocarina of Time and Majora's Mask... same game different cover.

Its still has the stupidly frustrating boss battles, to boot. -_-;
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 2:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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It's good if you enjoyed the first one cause they really didn't change much, just swaped in new enemies and guns... it's the same as, say, Ocarina of Time and Majora's Mask... same game different cover.


You mean... it's like a sequel? Shocked
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 9:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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Uh... hate to break it to you, but Sega aren't a top notch game producer anymore.
The Megadrive was the most successful Sega console outside of Japan, I believe. It was the only console of theirs to really hit it big in the USA.
(Conversely, the Saturn is their most successful console in Japan. Sega were always third-fiddle to Nintendo and NEC in their homeland.)

I thought that despite SegaUSA's best efforts, the Dreamcast was relatively successfull.
You're right about Sega not being a top game producer anymore though. They have some good games under their name, but Sega generally has had little to do with their creation other than financing other smaller groups to do the coding.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 9:33 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
StorminNorman wrote:
Uh... hate to break it to you, but Sega aren't a top notch game producer anymore.


Sadly, I have to agree. Damn you Sammy, damn you to hell! Then again, you could also attack Sega's crazy bureacracy that in many ways led to having to merge with Sammy. Segabase is a rather excellent source on all this, and there's some great books on the history of gaming out there.

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The Megadrive was the most successful Sega console outside of Japan, I believe. It was the only console of theirs to really hit it big in the USA.

(Conversely, the Saturn is their most successful console in Japan. Sega were always third-fiddle to Nintendo and NEC in their homeland.)


*nods*

The Mega Drive did very well for itself and toppled Nintendo, who literally owned the North American market before the MD/Genesis, and I'm not just talking market share. Then Nintendo got an internal kick up the rear, pushed the SNES and gave Sega a kick also - given Sega's NA and Japanese offices wouldn't talk to each other and were working on multiple uncoordinated hardware projects didn't help either.

And the reason the Saturn was so uber was due to its popularity in Japan; in fact, until Square moved to Sony, it was an interesting clash between the two machines. Meanwhile Nintendo were pissed and hit their lowpoint, the N64, though there were some gems on the console (like Mario 64 and Zelda).

Anywho, enough discourse on that - I'll leave it there. Before I leave though, it has to be said that the Mega Drive bombed in Japan; even today it's apparently quite tricky to find second hand Megadrive games in Japan (like Akihabara), particularly in comparison to SNES and Saturn titles. Man, I could just imagine how dangerous Akihabara would be to me... I'd be in retro gaming heaven Very Happy

DW: Cheers for the info RE: Light Crusader. I will now steer clear Very Happy

Oh, and I just had a thought - favourite Mega CD games for me - Sonic CD (it had an animated intro song! It was huge back in 1993!) and Ecco CD. Mind you there were other uber games on the Mega CD (despite an amusingly tiny catalogue of titles), but I remember those two with the most nostalgia.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 9:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
On the Mega CD: Wasn't there like, two or three games that were Mega CD+ 32X ? I remember seeing a preview for one and it looking fantastic (at the time of course)
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 11:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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You're right about Sega not being a top game producer anymore though. They have some good games under their name, but Sega generally has had little to do with their creation other than financing other smaller groups to do the coding.


Actually, I meant it in the sense that Sega don't exist as a corporate entity anymore.

I know it was possible to have a MegaCD game that used the 32X, and one might have even been released. I don't think it was possible (nor feasible) to do the reverse, though.

The 32X was probably the most ill-advised hardware add-on in the history of gaming, even more so than the MegaCD itself.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 11:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Mangaman: Sega base is a much better source for all things Sega. http://www.eidolons-inn.net/segabase/

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 11:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Mangaman wrote:
StorminNorman wrote:
Uh... hate to break it to you, but Sega aren't a top notch game producer anymore.


Sadly, I have to agree. Damn you Sammy, damn you to hell! Then again, you could also attack Sega's crazy bureacracy that in many ways led to having to merge with Sammy. Segabase


It amuses me that the best of Sega's post-console efforts have been on the xbox; games like JSRF, Shenmue 2, etc... vs the absolute rubbish they've thrown up onto the GC, like the ports of the sonic adventure games. *shudder*
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 1:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
FZero GX and Super Monkey Ball were pretty good, though.

Also, I thought JSRF was a bit... pants, to be honest.

EDIT: OH! AND SKIES OF ARCADIA: LEGENDS OWNS THE SKY.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 3:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I love FZGX and JSRF. Both got cool graphics and are great to play esp JSRF since there are so many things to do! Smile

Anyone played OutRun2 yet?
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 5:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Yes.

It is Good.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 10:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
StorminNorman wrote:
The Megadrive was the most successful Sega console outside of Japan, I believe. It was the only console of theirs to really hit it big in the USA.


I'm sure I read somewhere that the Genesis eventually sold more units than the SNES, though I assume that's across all three revisions of the design.
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 06, 2004 10:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
TOP 5 Snes games


5. Chrono Trigger
Made in the last days of the Snes (well just for the English speaking countries). A lot of people hail this as one of the best Rpgs ever made which I think is a bit overrated. But nevertheless it's a great Rpg not one of the best but still great.

4. Breath of Fire 2
A very cool tale of Dragons and Demons. A good bunch of Colourful characters and villians. I especially liked the Spirt fusion where characters merged with Elemental Spirts to change their form (It was fun to experiment).

3. Seiken Densetsu 3 (Secret of Mana 2)
Even though I much prefered the original, SOM2's tale of 6 heroes was very enjoyable, mainly because depending on which characters you choose gave you different tales to play (only in bits and pieces) but still it led to great replay value.

2. Terranigma
Everyone one my friends never heard of this game at the time but after I lent it to them they came saying thats one of the best games I've played, It had a enormous effect on those who played it.

It was a excellent story about (creation, progression of human civilisation and the Lightside and Darkside of Life and Death.

1.Secret of Mana
This one was a personal favourite (because not many people liked it). It just had a good blend that appealed to me. (GO Flammie)

It was the first Squaresoft Title I played back they had talent (as you can see I'm quite p***ed off with them for their last 3 games before Star Ocean 3).

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2004 12:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
StorminNorman wrote:
FZero GX and Super Monkey Ball were pretty good, though.

Also, I thought JSRF was a bit... pants, to be honest.

EDIT: OH! AND SKIES OF ARCADIA: LEGENDS OWNS THE SKY.


im pretty sure they wernt actually responsible for the GC version at all, it was only the arcade port

i think it was part of the whole triforce board thingo nintendo, sega and (i think) namco did.

and did sega actually make skies of arcadia or did they just publish it???

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2004 9:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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TOP 5 Snes games
1.Secret of Mana
This one was a personal favourite (because not many people liked it). It just had a good blend that appealed to me. (GO Flammie)

It was the first Squaresoft Title I played back they had talent (as you can see I'm quite p***ed off with them for their last 3 games before Star Ocean 3).



Secret of mana was liked by a gazillion people, so much they made a GBA game called Sword of Mana. I luv it. The old one, not the GBA.

I agree. FF9-X2 sucked balls.
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2004 9:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Dreamwalker wrote:
TOP 5 Snes games

5. Chrono Trigger

4. Breath of Fire 2

3. Seiken Densetsu 3 (Secret of Mana 2)

2. Terranigma

1.Secret of Mana


There's a significant lack of variety in your list. Where's Super Mario World? Where's R-Type 3? Where's Super Probotector? Starfox? The Legend of Zelda?

You don't even have Mother 2/Earthbound or Tales of Phantasia, arguably the best RPGs ever made for any system, ever.

I don't disagree with many of your opinions on the games on that list, but I don't think many of them deserve to be there. Seiken Densetsu 3 certainly doesn't.

Meguel Sanchez wrote:
im pretty sure they wernt actually responsible for the GC version at all, it was only the arcade port


They developed the game itself. There's a big Sega logo right above the Nintendo logo as the game boots up. It's quite a revelation for a hardcore Nintendo fanboy like myself.

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i think it was part of the whole triforce board thingo nintendo, sega and (i think) namco did.


Yes, FZero AX was a TriForce game. AX and GX were developed in tandem by the same team.

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and did sega actually make skies of arcadia or did they just publish it???


It was developed by Sega Overworks, which was one of their internal development studios. Later they became Sega WOW, and now they're part of what's left ot Sonic Team, I think.
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StorminNorman wrote:
You don't even have Mother 2/Earthbound or Tales of Symphonia, arguably the best RPGs ever made for any system, ever.

he was doing a Snes list so i assume you are meaning tales of phantasia or something to that extent?

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 07, 2004 12:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Yeah. I had Phantasia in the original version of the post, then edited it a bit, and somehow Symphonia got there instead.
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Kloppy: Been there, read through all of it. And loved it Very Happy

Stormo: I like DW's list of SNES games, but I only got into the SNES towards the end of its lifecycle - I was one of those Sega fanboys during the 16-bit era. Then started to become less anally retentive and bought a SNES with my brother, because I wanted to play Secret of Mana and Killer Instinct. I don't know why the latter encouraged me to do so, though at the time, it seemed to be well regarded. Then aagin, so was Mortal Kombat. Oh the early-mid 90s! How I remember you! Very Happy Anywho, the crux of this point is that I probably know bugger all of the SNES greats, simply because I didn't follow it from the start. As opposed to the SMS/Mega Drive/Saturn/Dreamcast, all of which I was obsessed with... and in many ways still am Smile

Personally, I believe Sailormoon R on the SNES is uber. Actually, it's a bit rubbish, but it's rubbishy fun. And my fiance would sit down and play it with me. This is golden.

Also, what about Super Metroid? Star Fox was cool as well, and TMNT: Turtles in Time was menega... though I think I like the original TMNT game for the Mega Drive a little better, even if the voice samples were a little fuzzier.

Never played Mother 2... because I didn't. Did it ever get an official English language release? I remember the hooplah when it was playable via emulation though...

DW: I'm interested to see what the Saturn list would look like. I couldn't bring it down to five, as I love a ton of games for the system Very Happy

Oh, and in a completely unrelated event - I finally have a replacement cart adpator coming in for my NES. Despite crazy tweaking, cleaning and optimising, the cart slot on my repaired NES was still mangled. This new development will of course solve the problem and I can fire the machine up to my heart's content. Huzzah!

[final edit]: Stormo, did you take a squiz at the Asuka 120% vid? I'm curious as to your thoughts on it.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 12:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
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It's good if you enjoyed the first one cause they really didn't change much, just swaped in new enemies and guns... it's the same as, say, Ocarina of Time and Majora's Mask... same game different cover.


You mean... it's like a sequel? Shocked


Well after playing Half Life 2 I guess my expectations for a sequal were raised a bit Razz
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 12:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Half life 2 was only 70% as good as the original.

IMHO.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 4:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
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Also, what about Super Metroid? Star Fox was cool as well, and TMNT: Turtles in Time was menega... though I think I like the original TMNT game for the Mega Drive a little better, even if the voice samples were a little fuzzier.


I've never played Super Metroid enough to form an opinion on it. I do love NES Metroid so, though.

The SNES got the superior port of Turtles Arcade. Turtles in Time was... pants, though.

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Never played Mother 2... because I didn't. Did it ever get an official English language release? I remember the hooplah when it was playable via emulation though...


Earthbound = English release of Mother 2. I don't know if it actually got a PAL release, but it was released in North America. It is, from what I've played so far (a few hours worth), really awesome, despite an... odd battle system.

Apparently it has the greatest ending in a video game, ever.


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Not yet. It's sitting in my ~ somewhere though, so I'll get to it soon enough.
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1) Their teeth are just growing in, so they are very tender and sore and commanding them via morse code to chew on everything you own.
2) The puppy is bored and, due to the lack of opposable thumbs, cannot entertain himself by playing Katamari Demacy.
3) Your pet hates you.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
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Dreamwalker wrote:


It was the first Squaresoft Title I played back they had talent (as you can see I'm quite p***ed off with them for their last 3 games before Star Ocean 3).


I agree. FF9-X2 sucked balls.



Actually I love FF VI-X.

The 3 games I was talking about were:

FF Tactics Advance: What a waste of my time ( one of the worst endings ever).

FF-X2: Square got there priorities wrong with this one.

Sword of Mana not as bad as the other two but thought it was a step back for the series. (I know it was a prequel/remake but I'm talking in terms
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Three: Super Mario world was the best Platformer on Snes if I did a Top 10 it would be there.
As for Tales of Phantasia I enjoyed it but not as much as the games on my list.


Mangaman: Super Metroid would be no 6. Smile
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 5:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I hate Tetris for the all the hours of life it has stolen from me.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 6:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
but the tetris theme was catchy enough to keep you forgetting the hours gone by.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 8:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
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but the tetris theme was catchy enough to keep you forgetting the hours gone by.


Its an old Russian song that was stollen by Tetris.

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I agree. FF9-X2 sucked balls.


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 08, 2004 11:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Wolfgangh wrote:
madmangohan wrote:
but the tetris theme was catchy enough to keep you forgetting the hours gone by.


Its an old Russian song that was stollen by Tetris.


Well, given that Tetris was invented by a Russian, it kind of makes sense.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 8:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
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I agree. FF9-X2 sucked balls.


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It was the better of the three, i didn't like it only 'cause i dont like old school fantasy settings much. It was a good game, but didn't hold a candle to 7 or 8 (8's my fav.)

I hated FFTA too.

I don't think i'll even bother with the franchise anymore. It's all far too mage and swordsman fantasy-world now, rather than hi-tech goodness.
I just criticised final fantasy for being too fantasy.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 10:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Personally, FF9 would probably have gotten me to play a Final Fantasy game as it appeared to be the most old school. I found FF8 a bit contrived and while I thought FF7 looked great and seemed interesting, I didn't ever give it much of a go. I blame that on my Phantasy Stay loyalty, which makes me irrationally biased.

Not that I'm knocking the FF games, but they never have really interested me. Except for FF6, which I thought looked really cool; especially the intro. Terra is like the greatest tune Very Happy

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Oh, and you should give Super Metroid a go if you liked Metorid on the NES. Very cool. And as for TMNT, the Mega Drive version actually wasn't a port of an arcade game - it was an original title Konami put on the Mega Drive. It came out when they did their MD inspiration flash - Sunset Riders, TMNT and the super awesome uber great Rocket Knight Adventures. I think the sequel, Sparkster, was a good release for the SNES, but the Mega Drive sequel was sh!te.

Rocket Knight Adventures is uber. I love that game.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 4:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I remember Rocket Knight Adventure. It (and Sparkster, too) was utterly awesome.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 5:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Mr. Wendal wrote:


I hated FFTA too.


Well I agree with you there... oh dear god, its like they got FF Crystal Chronicals, and a nomral FF game, took out all the bits that made either of them fun. And made a game out of it... absolutly brilliant idea there Square Very Happy

Also have to say Duke Nukem, not the unsatisfactory ones after Duke 3D but the ages old one were you had to fight Dr Proton and you shot robots that turned into Chicken legs Very Happy God that game was cool... *goes to look for it on Abandonware sites*
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 5:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I think I was 8 when I played Rocket Knight Adventures, a very decent platformer.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 5:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
Wolfgangh wrote:
Well I agree with you there... oh dear god, its like they got FF Crystal Chronicals, and a nomral FF game, took out all the bits that made either of them fun. And made a game out of it... absolutly brilliant idea there Square Very Happy


No. They took Final Fantasy Tactics, improved the play mechanic, lobotomised the story and crunched it into a GBA cart.

FFTA is incredibly fun, if you like Tactics RPGs. I'll take it in lieu of a GBA version of Disgaea, at any rate.

Which, I've discovered, I do.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 6:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I choose Fire Emblem over FFTA.

But FE's savegame design is annoying.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 6:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
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I choose Fire Emblem over FFTA.

Except for FE's annoying savegame design.


Same here (except the bit about the saving, it made it more challenging).

Fire Emblem is the new reason why I'm still a fan of Nintendo.



I can't wait for FE Seima no Kouseki on GBA and FE Souen no Kiseki on the Cube.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 9:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I prefer Advance Wars to Fire Emblem, for some reason.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2004 10:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
So do I.

It has a savegame design that isn't annoying.

But to be technical, it is simpler than FE and just as elegant in its mechanics. FE probably is just carrying forward baggage from previous iterations and as AW was made by the same people, they probably learnt from FE's mistakes. Or something like that. Maybe not.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 10, 2004 10:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
Is Fire Emblem on the Cube a remake of one of the GBA games, or a new title?

BTW DW - find Rocket Knight Adventures. It is menega.

Stormo: Did you play Rocket Knight Adventures on the Mega Drive or the SNES? I know Sparkster came out for the SNES (and it didn't suck, unlike the Mega Drive version of it), but didn't know about the original.

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 10, 2004 12:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
I read somewhere that the MD version of Rocket Knight Adventures was better that the SNES. Not in terms of aesthetics, but gameplay and stuff. Not sure if it's true.

He needs to be given a new game.
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