Good Xbox Games

#1 Posted by supermonkey122 (817 posts) -

Recomend me some good original xbox games besides the Halo and GTA games
#2 Posted by JJOR64 (18995 posts) -
#3 Posted by FancySoapsMan (5828 posts) -

Knights of the Old Republic and Jet Set Radio Future.

#4 Posted by Coombs (3449 posts) -
#5 Posted by Jimi (1126 posts) -

Jet Set Radio Future. 
Either of the oddworld games. 
Rainbow Six 3. 
Splinter Cell chaos theory.. 

#6 Posted by supermonkey122 (817 posts) -

Thanks I'll be sure to check some of these out!
#7 Posted by White_Silhouette (473 posts) -

Kotor. God I love that game. But holy man is it janky and got a lot of tech issues. The PC was patched so it's "better" , don't know how the xbox version holds up.

#8 Posted by dvaeg (189 posts) -

Hey people, JADE EMPIRE.
 
It should not take 1/2 page to get that game mentioned.

#9 Edited by louiedog (2335 posts) -
@FancySoapsMan said:

" Knights of the Old Republic and Jet Set Radio Future. "

These. If you like horror done a little differently, check out Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth.  It's definitely janky, but fun and interesting. If you've read any H.P. Lovecraft it's a must play title.
 
It also has one of the more tense bits of gameplay I can remember from recent years which spawned the following bit of hilarity. It's not really a spoiler, but it does give away something that might be a surprise gameplay wise, something the player wouldn't necessarily be prepared for.
 
 
 
#10 Posted by OldGuy (1557 posts) -
#11 Edited by Icemael (6321 posts) -

Ninja Gaiden Black, Dead or Alive 3, Fable: The Lost Chapters, Project Zero (Fatal Frame in the States), Project Zero II: Crimson Butterfly Director's Cut (Fatal Frame II in the States), Burnout 3: Takedown.

#12 Edited by JJWeatherman (14558 posts) -
#13 Posted by Tordah (2479 posts) -

I concur with the KOTOR recommendations. That game is amazing.

#14 Posted by RE_Player1 (7560 posts) -

KOTOR. Do not get KOTOR 2 though...

#15 Edited by LtKetch (49 posts) -

Panzer Dragoon Orta may be tough to find, I don't think it sold very well but it is worth a look.  Also, Kotor 2 has it  issues but if you enjoy the first one as a Star Wars game, it is totally worth playing.  Or maybe I am just too big a SW nerd.

#16 Posted by Nightriff (5085 posts) -

Is it crazy that I want to buy an original XBox just so I can play NFL2K5? Basically that is the only reason I would buy it

#17 Posted by Warfare (1634 posts) -
#18 Posted by Kingloo (85 posts) -

Quantum Redshift, if you fancy a futuristic racer in the mold of Wipeout or F-Zero.

#19 Posted by packs217 (93 posts) -

@Nightriff: Don't. If you've got a 360, it's entirely backward compatible and runs in 480p pretty darn well. Could probably be picked up for pennies on eBay or Amazon. I play it on a regular basis.

The emulation of Live games didn't go over well, it would run in slow-motion for some reason; the servers have been turned off now for three years anyway, so it's not an applicable complaint any longer.

#20 Posted by Tylea002 (2295 posts) -

Ninja Gaiden Black is my personal choice for best game ever made, so that.

JSRF isn't half bad either.

#21 Posted by ll_Exile_ll (1708 posts) -

@HansKisaragi:

Good thing you revived this two year old thread, I'm sure the OP was waiting still eagerly anticipating some new suggestions.

#22 Posted by Nightriff (5085 posts) -

@packs217: Can't replace playing with an S Controller and I'm pretty sure there where so bugs and stuff playing it on the 360, even playing in single player.

#23 Posted by packs217 (93 posts) -

@Nightriff: I've played through about twenty seasons on the 360 and never had a single gameplay problem. Field textures can act weird in the snow, sometimes. Doesn't affect play.

You're not wrong about the S-controller.

#24 Posted by Nightriff (5085 posts) -

@packs217: Fuck 360 controller compared to S Controller. B and W better than the bumpers

#25 Posted by packs217 (93 posts) -

@Nightriff: Definitely took me some time to get used to those bumpers. Miss the S, no doubt.

#26 Posted by supermonkey122 (817 posts) -

Thanks for bumping this thread guys, it REALLY was necessary.

#27 Edited by Turtlebird95 (2391 posts) -

Conker Live and Reloaded. A lot of people shit on this game because it censors stuff that shouldn't be censored, but still I much prefer playing this over the original because the controls are so much better. Plus the graphics are fucking amazing for a sixth generation console game.
 
Edit: Erm shit I just noticed how old this thread this. My opinion still stands, but dammit I need to wear my glasses more often.

#28 Posted by supermonkey122 (817 posts) -

@Turtlebird95: I have that game already Bad Fur Day is one of my all time favorites.

#29 Posted by Adaurin (187 posts) -

If achievements existed back in the Xbox 1 days I'd have an S-Rank in Jet Set Radio Future.

#30 Posted by GERALTITUDE (3327 posts) -

@dvaeg said:

Hey people, JADE EMPIRE. It should not take 1/2 page to get that game mentioned.

QFT.

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