What were your top 10 games on the PlayStation 1?

#1 Posted by S0mewh4tD4m4ged (346 posts) -
#3 Posted by TheHumanDove (2523 posts) -

I don't have a top 10, but Metal Gear Solid, Syphon Filter, and Twisted Metal all come to mind as very memorable

#4 Edited by hughesman (312 posts) -

Twisted Metal 2

Jet Moto 2

Ape Escape

Metal Gear Solid

Driver

Armored Core

Gran Turismo

Spot Goes To Hollywood

Rayman

Crash Bandicoot 3 :warped

and oh man i wanna keep going.....

#5 Edited by Kidavenger (3556 posts) -
#6 Posted by upwarDBound (654 posts) -

Castlevania: Symphony of the NIght

Xenogears

Final Fantasy VII

Not 10 but oh well.

#7 Posted by 71Ranchero (2771 posts) -

Im not sure if I can come up with ten. Mostly just Square rpg's and Gran Turismo games. Most of the games I liked besides those franchises I played on Saturn instead.

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#8 Posted by WickedFather (1733 posts) -

Wipeout 2097

Castlevania Symphony of the Night

Jumping Flash

Demo disk with Toshinden, Kileak the Blood and Dinosaur and Manta.

#9 Posted by MistaSparkle (2148 posts) -

The only games I had for it were Crash Bandicoot, Spyro, and Mega Man. You can't beat that. You just can't.

#10 Posted by James_Giant_Peach (751 posts) -

Nearly impossible to decide on a top 10.

MGS, Spyro: Year of the Dragon, FFVII-IX, Tekken 3, THPS2, Resi 2, Tomb Raider 1 and 2, Grandia, Medal of Honor, Vib Ribbon, Soul Reaver, Syphon Filter, Ape Escape, Tenchu 1 and 2, Dino Crisis, Vagrant Story, Rayman 1 and 2, Suikoden 2, Tomba!, Incredible Crisis, Xenogears, MediEvil 1 and 2, Crash, Croc, sweet God the PS1

#11 Posted by Redbullet685 (6044 posts) -
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Resident Evil
  • Crash Bandicoot
  • Silent Hill
  • Castlevania: SotN
  • Twisted Metal 2
  • Spyro
  • WWF Smackdown!
  • Tomb Raider 2
  • Resident Evil 3
#12 Posted by cstrang (2381 posts) -

Any list lacking Valkyrie Profile is invalid in my eyes.

#13 Posted by BoG (5191 posts) -

Top ten lists yeeeaaaaah

1. Metal Gear Solid

2. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night

3. Final Fantasy IX

4. Final Fantasy VIII

5. Valkyrie Profile

6. Final Fantasy VII

7. Spyro 2

I'll end there. I haven't beaten Vagrant Story or Final Fantasy Tactics yet, but once I complete them, they will be on the list.

#14 Posted by Sargus (726 posts) -
#15 Edited by Ashcrack1087 (45 posts) -

Digimon World 1

MediEvil 1 & 2

No other ps1 games come even remotely close for me.

#16 Posted by Guided_By_Tigers (8061 posts) -

I know Metal Gear Solid would be number 1, but after that I have no idea.

#17 Edited by IAmNotBatman (645 posts) -

Not in any order but I loved;

Rayman 2

FF7

Crash Bandicoot 2

Medievil 1 & 2

Resident Evil 2

Tomb Raider

Dino Crisis 1 & 2

Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus

#18 Posted by mracoon (4971 posts) -

In no particular order:

  • Final Fantasy IX
  • Crash Bandicoot
  • Final Fantasy VIII
  • Metal Gear Solid
  • Tekken 3
  • Spider-Man
  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2
  • GTA 2
  • Gran Turismo 2
  • Final Fantasy Chronicles (kind of cheating but whatever)
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#19 Posted by Doctorchimp (4076 posts) -

Final Fantasy IX

Final Fantasy Tactics

Megaman Legends

Xenogears

Vagrant Story

Tomb Raider 2

Gundam Battle Assault 2.

#20 Posted by Humanity (9276 posts) -

Dunno about top 10 as I bought it at the end of the lifecycle and got a PS2 right after but I fell in absolute love with Metal Gear Solid. That game was a masterpiece for that system.

#21 Edited by egg (1467 posts) -

there is a great site for making top x lists for gaming ..http://www.unikgamer.com/tops/top-playstation-games-15.html

my top 10 would be something like .. (in no order) Mega Man X4, Wipeout 3, Twisted Metal 2, Jumping Flash 1 and 2, Azure Dreams, Jet Moto, Jet Moto 2, Micro Machines v3, and all the Ridge Racer games except for Type 4. There's also Destruction Derby 2 but I never finished it.

#22 Posted by Phatmac (5726 posts) -

You don't need ten games, you just need Metal Gear Solid.

#23 Posted by AlisterCat (5575 posts) -

Every PS1 demo disc because my dad couldn't afford actual games.

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#24 Posted by Darkstar614 (1098 posts) -

Xenogears 10 times

#25 Posted by JasonR86 (9710 posts) -

1) King's Field 2

2) Metal Gear Solid

3) Final Fantasy 7

4) Final Fantasy 9

5) Lunar Eternal Blue

6) Resident Evil 2

7) King's Field

8) Descent Maximum

9) Thunderstrike 2

10) Crash Bandicoot 2

#26 Edited by Red (5995 posts) -

I actually can think of very few PSX games I finished. My Playstation was controlled by my two older brothers, and I spent most of my time with that system just watching them play games. I mean, I've tried to go through Crash Bandicoot, FF7, FF9, Spyro, Metal Gear Solid, Symphony of the Night, Tony Hawk 2, and Suikoden, but I never actually finished any of them.

I guess my favorite would be Tekken 3, as that's probably the only real fighting game I've ever gone pretty hardcore into, and the only PSX game I really remember beating (many, many times).

This thread has made me really want to check out Xenogears, though. Any word on some sort of re-release for that game, yet?

#27 Edited by crusader8463 (14422 posts) -
#28 Posted by S0mewh4tD4m4ged (346 posts) -

I really enjoy reading the lists. So many games that I have played and so many that I've never heard of. Would love to go back on ps1 and give them a try.

#30 Edited by egg (1467 posts) -

@Red said:

I actually can think of very few PSX games I finished. My Playstation was controlled by my two older brothers, and I spent most of my time with that system just watching them play games. I mean, I've tried to go through Crash Bandicoot, FF7, FF9, Spyro, Metal Gear Solid, Symphony of the Night, Tony Hawk 2, and Suikoden, but I never actually finished any of them.

I guess my favorite would be Tekken 3, as that's probably the only real fighting game I've ever gone pretty hardcore into, and the only PSX game I really remember beating (many, many times).

This thread has made me really want to check out Xenogears, though. Any word on some sort of re-release for that game, yet?

I had a younger brother and it's amazed me looking back how much more he got to play even though we tried to keep it equal.

Also looking back it seems kind of futile. There really needed to be more games with 2-player support! A bunch of them could have had some sort of 2P but didn't, or the 2P could have been designed better. This area of gaming seems kind of neglected and as a result not sufficiently evolved.

Also he accidentally overwrote my FF3 SNES save twice. Today I realize if the game's save management was set up differently, all that could have been avoided!

#31 Posted by BrickRoad (702 posts) -
#32 Posted by Illuminosopher (328 posts) -

In no order

Final Fantasy 7

Grandia

Suikoden

Final Fantasy Tactics

Castlevania Symphony of the Night

Wild Arms

Mega Man Legends

Evil Zone

Azure Dreams

Monster Rancher

#33 Posted by SpaceRunaway (866 posts) -

In no particular order, looking over my Playstation games and trying to think back to what I played the most.

Metal Gear Solid

Chocobo Racing

Suikoden II

Chrono Cross

Twisted Metal 2

Final Fantasy VII

Crash Team Racing

Ghost in the Shell

Arc the Lad collection (if that counts as one)

Cool Boarders 3

#35 Posted by Buttenator (189 posts) -
  • Persona 2 (Both)
  • Suikoden 2
  • Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
  • Mega Man X4
  • Mega Man Legends
  • Final Fantasy Tactics
  • Star Ocean: The Second Story
  • Grandia
  • Kagero: Deception II
  • Breath of Fire 3
#36 Posted by Rebel_Scum (712 posts) -
  • Twisted Metal 2
  • Coolboarders 3
  • FFVII
  • Suikoden
  • Destruction Derby
  • Resident Evil
  • Destruction Derby 2
  • Crash Bandicoot
  • Power Move Pro Wrestling
  • Speed Freaks
  • Soviet Strike

So what if thats 11! :)

#37 Posted by ikilledthedj (287 posts) -

RE series MGS Oddworld games Sypro 1 was pretty dope Man there is just to many and been so many years my first game was NFS III Tekken 3 was amazing left my ps on for 2 weeks with no memory card I don't think ill ever have another console experience like I did with the ps no frills no bullshit gaming not whacking my tv off with a controller or telling my Xbox to playnetflix I miss those days of not charging controllers

#38 Posted by dabe (299 posts) -
  • Destruction Derby
  • Tekken
  • Wipeout
  • Metal Gear Solid
  • Final Fantasy VIII
  • Olympic Games
  • Total Drivin'
  • Silent Hill
  • Player Manager
  • Driver

Or something like that.

#39 Posted by Jack268 (3387 posts) -

Didn't play a whole lot of PS1, but my favorites were Spyro 3, Crash 3, Tombi!, MGS and Toy Story 2.

#41 Posted by S0mewh4tD4m4ged (346 posts) -

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