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#1 Edited by IceP42 (48 posts) -

If you feel like putting your 2 cents in, then go here and make your Top 25 favorite game of all time list (1st=25pts, 2nd=24pts, ..., 25th=1pt).

Here are current results involved 700 gamers so far.

Other top-lists are available (by year, decade, genre and systems) if you want to mess around with more of them.

Check out my own list of top games (what a great list, i know):
http://www.unikgamer.com/members/papissama-1.html

Post the link of your Top games and feel free to discuss your choices!
Check it out if you got a few minutes to spare, it's a really fun concept, especially if you're a longtime gamer (and bored )

#2 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3489 posts) -

Grim Fandango x25

#3 Posted by zudthespud (3284 posts) -

some nice copypasta going on there.  

#4 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@zudthespud: 
Indeed, I typed it on word
#5 Posted by GetEveryone (4458 posts) -

Crazy list so far. Nice to see Nintendo favourites dominating it. 
 
I'll probably go make my list. Its sure to be fairly similar to what's displayed there.

#6 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3489 posts) -
@IceP42: If I posted my top 25 games would they be added to the point total? 
#7 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@GetEveryone: There are 10 nintendo games without even counting Pokemon.
#8 Edited by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@mylifeforAiur: 
If you make your list on that site, it will add your points in almost real time (updates every half hour).
#9 Edited by PenguinDust (12627 posts) -
@zudthespud:  Ha ha, zing! 
 
Only three of my top 22 games made the list since I was never a huge Nintendo fan and preferred Western RPGs to Final Fantasy back in the late 90's early 2000's.  (Fallout 3, Mass Effect 2 & Diablo II
 
EDIT: Make that two since Mass Effect 2 has been pushed from the top 25 as I write this.
#10 Posted by BraveToaster (12588 posts) -
@IceP42 said:
" @mylifeforAiur:  If you make your list on that site, it will add your points in almost real time (updates every half hour). "
In that case, it isn't real time.
#11 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@Axxol: 
Lool, you're right it's not. It sounded cool that's all
#12 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3489 posts) -
  1. Grim Fandango
  2. Curse of Monkey Island
  3. Morrowind
  4. Thief 2: The Metal Age
  5. I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream
  6. Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
  7. Portal
  8. Prince of Persia: Sands of Time
  9. Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy Kong's Quest 
  10. Batman: Arkham Asylum
  11. Silent Hill 2
  12. Silent Hill: Shattered Memories 
  13. FEAR
  14. Fallout 2
  15. Half Life 2
  16. Zork: Grand Inquisitor
  17. Day of the Tentacle
  18. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
  19. Bully
  20. Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty 
  21. Beneath A Steel Sky
  22. GTA IV
  23. Deus Ex
  24. Broken Sword 2: Smoking Mirror 
  25. Mass Effect 2
@IceP42: Here ya' go ;)
#13 Posted by McGhee (6075 posts) -

Ehh, I really think Ocarina of Time is a little over rated. I can remember all of the wandering back and forth and finding stuff in the dungeons getting a little tedious. 
 And Pokemans? Really? 
 
PS: I'm not interested in a fanboy flame war. If Zelda and Pokemon are the greatest things of all time to you, then good for you. I won't begrudge your wrong-headedness if you won't begrudge mine. ;)

#14 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@mylifeforAiur: 
I meant you have to do it on the site.
Here is mine as an example:
 http://www.unikgamer.com/members/papissama-1.html
 
Once you do it, it will count for good. You can even come back to it and make changes down the road.
#15 Posted by ArchScabby (5809 posts) -

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!

#16 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3489 posts) -
@IceP42: Whoops! Should have the proper list done in a sec.
#17 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@McGhee_the_Insomniac: 
They only ranking their favorite games. No one chose the order of that greatest list. It's just that a lot of gamers chose Zelda and Pokemon as some of their favorites (not best)
#18 Posted by GetEveryone (4458 posts) -
@McGhee_the_Insomniac said:
"I won't begrudge your wrong-headedness if you won't begrudge mine."
Aaaaah.
#20 Posted by Faint (833 posts) -

some love for ffx :) ranked quite high up there yewwww

#21 Posted by LordXavierBritish (6320 posts) -

It kind of just looks like a list of all the games people talk about already, and that data being presented in this way is not something uprising nor really interesting at all. 
 
It also seems to be be kind of a misnomer to call it "The Greatest Games of All Time" if it is supposed to people's favorites. 
 
Just, you know, pointing that out.

#22 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@Kowbrainz: 
Wow, that's one hell of a list you made.
We made that site to centralize lists like yours. You should try it. I think you'll like it.
#23 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@LordXavierBritish: 
These games are the ones people talk about because they're people's favorite games. People only talk about their favorite things. If you see an obscure game that is already been ranked with a few points, at least you know you're not the only one liking this game. If that person left a comment on it, you click on him and see what games he likes. Soon we'll have a list of all the people that ranked a particular game (and the position).
 
I took the liberty of calling it greatest games of all time (within the site) since I believe the combination of every gamers lists can be called so.
#24 Posted by LordXavierBritish (6320 posts) -
@IceP42: Greatest implies some sense of significance. 
 
People vote based on nostalgia, there is never any credibility in it.
#25 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@LordXavierBritish: 
You might be right.
Everything coming out of these lists are purely subjective. I guess we're just doing it for the fun of showing which games we like and finding out what the majority of people is into.
#26 Posted by benjaebe (2784 posts) -

Shadow of the Colossus? Good.

#27 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -

Rejoice Sega fans, the Genesis/MegaDrive toplist is now open!!
Go ahead and have fun making your Top 15 favorite Genesis games:

http://www.unikgamer.com/account/tops/36.html

#28 Edited by IceP42 (48 posts) -

 Wow, we have Dan 'Shoe' Hsu from Bitmob, former EGM and 1up, sharing his top games on the site.
That's pretty cool:
http://www.unikgamer.com/members/bitmobshoe-594.html
 
 We've just reach 600 gamers! It's looking good :)

#29 Posted by Olympus (4 posts) -

Not a bad concept, I like it
  

#30 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
#31 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -

 The 700 gamers mark has been reach!!

Ocarina of Time is still owning the competition. 177 people put it in their Top 25. I feel like a sell out since I ranked it 9th in my list.
For my defense OoT is the only game from the general Top 10 that is on my list.

Still I am glad to see Shadow of the Colossus in the Top 15. I'll doubt it'll stay that way when the gamer count reaches 1000 though.

#32 Posted by Guided_By_Tigers (8061 posts) -

1-25. Super Metroid

#34 Posted by danimal_furry (1453 posts) -

PaRappa, Joust, Mario Galaxy,... there are a lot. Maybe, Metal Gear Solid. NBA Jam. Uhmmm. Dragon Quest. Monkey Island. Civilization. Europa Univeralis III. I know there are a ton but I tend to forget them until I see tthem in my boxes and then I want to play them again.

#35 Posted by Raven_Sword (3447 posts) -

I cant put together 25 in order of which I liked more, but KOTOR, Oblivion, Crash Team Racing, and Metal Gear Solid would be on their.
#36 Edited by fisk0 (4480 posts) -

Hard to make something that you can feel you can 100% get behind with so many fantastic games to choose from, and several that were not on the site (Wizardry 8, the first Age of Wonders, Sim Isle), this is what I ended up with and feel somewhat OK with:
   

  • Wing Commander +25
  • Command & Conquer +24
  • X-COM: Terror From the Deep +23
  • Doom +22
  • Wizardry 8 +21
  • Unreal Tournament +20
  • Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, The +19
  • Deus Ex +18
  • Descent II +17
  • Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, The +16
  • Age of Wonders +15
  • System Shock 2 +14
  • Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness +13
  • Fallout 2 +12
  • Quake +11
  • Space Quest: The Sarien Encounter +10
  • SimIsle: Missions in the Rainforest +9
  • Carmageddon +8
  • Blood +7
  • Final Fantasy VI +6
  • Perihelion: The Prophecy +5
  • Heroes of Might and Magic III +4
  • Homeworld +3
  • Mirror's Edge +2
  • Contra III: The Alien Wars +1

  http://www.unikgamer.com/members/fisk0-710.html 
Edit: since the games I was missing on the site have now been added I've included them to the list and re-arranged some stuff.
#38 Posted by StarFoxA (5163 posts) -

Wow, at least five of the games I had on my list weren't in the available games... no love for Policenauts, Famicom Tantei Club, Double Dragon Advance, Uninvited, or Command & Conquer: Yuri's Revenge.

#39 Posted by ThePickle (4167 posts) -

Favoritest Games Evar!

1. Super Smash Bros. Melee

I've probably spent over 200 hours with this one. Suffice it to say, I was addicted. It got so bad that my brother and I brought our GameCube to our grandparents house to try to unlock Roy.

2. The Warriors

The best.

3. Backyard Baseball

Fuck the other ones, the original Backyard Baseball is kick ass.

4. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

The game that made me sell my Xbox 360 for a PS3.

5. Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4

Even though I saw the whole story unfold on the ER, I was still totally immersed in the world of P4.

6. Fallout 3

Even with its flaws I love Fallout 3. All the little stories that could be found in the Wasteland made it incredible.

7. The Sims

Spent months with this one doing dumb shit with my Sims.

8. EarthBound
9. Psychonauts

Amazing story and style made up for the lackluster gameplay.

10. Rez

I love the style and vibe of Rez. Bonus points for the Trance Vibrator

11. Super Puzzle Fighter II Turbo

Fun ass game with great personality.

12. Doom
And the rest: 
13: Pokemon Red/Blue 
14: GTA Vice City 
15: Mass Effect 2 
16: Guitar Hero 2 
17: Super Mario World 
18: God of War 2 
19: Max Payne 2 
20: Guitar Hero 
21: Goldeneye 007 
22: Super Mario Sunshine 
23: Mario Kart: Double Dash 
24: Civ 5 
25: MGS4
#40 Edited by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@fisk0 said:

  http://www.unikgamer.com/members/fisk0-710.html Edit: since the games I was missing on the site have now been added I've included them to the list and re-arranged some stuff. "

Glad that it worked out for you :)
 
And nice list by the way.
Wing Commander as number 1, Respect!!!
#41 Posted by Tordah (2487 posts) -

Neat idea for a site. I'm gonna sign up and start working on my lists right away.

#42 Posted by Tordah (2487 posts) -
#43 Posted by hicks91 (757 posts) -

I agree with ocarina of time but has this hijacked by some group? There's a lot of final fantasy in the upper echeleons 

#44 Posted by GetEveryone (4458 posts) -
@IceP42: Your list is fucking crazy, but it does make me feel better about buying Loom.
#45 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@GetEveryone said:
" @IceP42: Your list is fucking crazy, but it does make me feel better about buying Loom. "
I am very grateful to have come across all these wonderful games in my gaming life. And yes, Loom is magical. At least it was 15 years ago, I don't know if it aged well though...
#46 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -

 If you give me your link, I can also tell you which gamer has the most in common with your taste. Someone wants to test it out ?

#47 Posted by velucyraptor (357 posts) -
@IceP42 said:

" @GetEveryone said:

" @IceP42: Your list is fucking crazy, but it does make me feel better about buying Loom. "
I am very grateful to have come across all these wonderful games in my gaming life. And yes, Loom is magical. At least it was 15 years ago, I don't know if it aged well though... "
 Ageing be damned, Loom will always be magical.
#48 Posted by IceP42 (48 posts) -
@velucyraptor said:
Ageing be damned, Loom will always be magical. "
Man I wish for a sequel or even 'an artistic remake' of this game. I would pay 100 bucks for it
#49 Posted by velucyraptor (357 posts) -
@IceP42 said:

" @velucyraptor said:

Ageing be damned, Loom will always be magical. "
Man I wish for a sequel or even 'an artistic remake' of this game. I would pay 100 bucks for it "
 Haha I'm already paying that for new releases, artistic Loom remakes or no. Australia represent
#50 Edited by IceP42 (48 posts) -

 
800 gamers have contributed so far!!
Out of these 803 gamers, 202 have Ocarina of Time in their list!! That's just crazyy!!

If you've made a list, don't be scared to be picked on and post it.
It's okay if you listed 3 Pokemon in your Top 25. Man up and be proud

PS: I've never played a Pokemon game yet, but I promise to try Black & White when it comes out!