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Postby The Mad Doctor » Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:16 pm

Does anyone else feel that they enjoy a certain game a lot but is rather more deserving of attention?

I think the marathon trilogy deserve's more credit for it's innovations in first person shooters.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Tuor » Tue Dec 17, 2013 8:27 pm

There was a trilogy of marathon games?
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Re: Underrated games

Postby The Mad Doctor » Tue Dec 17, 2013 9:26 pm

This is what I was talking about: underrated games.

This here is marathon 2: Durandal.

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Re: Underrated games

Postby Whatis6times9 » Tue Dec 17, 2013 9:27 pm

I'm gonna go with Battlefield: Bad Company.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Exodis » Wed Dec 18, 2013 12:38 am

Underrated games, eh?
Viewtiful Joe has to be one of them.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Sigment » Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:19 am

The Legend of Dragoon. It's an old turn-based JRPG for the PSX. God, that game was fun, with a rarely used, well-thought-out combat system. The Addition system was used in place of the traditional "run up and smack 'em, run back" attacks that were in most RPGs at the time, requiring you to press the attack button at the right time to continue the attack until it's done. Some of the Additions later in the game are fun to watch, and satisfying when you pulled them off.

There are quite a few people hoping the game sees a remake or even a sequel. I don't see it happening, but if it did I'd probably buy it.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Havoc » Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:27 am

Lets see:

Atelier Iris: Eternal Mana.

Star Ocean: Till the End of Time.

Ar Tonelico 1 and 2.

Tenchu: Wrath of Heaven.

God Hand.

Shodai Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun.

Shadow Hearts.

Chrono Cross.

That's all I can think of right now.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Sigment » Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:50 am

Custom Robo and Vanquish, definitely.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Sentios » Thu Dec 19, 2013 10:47 pm

Havoc wrote:Ar Tonelico 1 and 2.


More unheard of than under-rated. Among people who know of the series the games are very well received and I mean why the hell not when you get music like this on top of interesting world and story.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1GtMiKXE_E

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIKqtH1XcP4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDBQbWTESMM

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Even the third game despite being far below the other two has good songs.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeSUaKHRz44

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8a4xBISGVQ
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Havoc » Fri Dec 20, 2013 2:58 am

This was one of my favorite songs from Ar Tonelico 2:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pFuGirPCLc

I never got to play the third one. Although I've heard it mixed things about it review wise, I still really want to play it.
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Re: Underrated games

Postby Sentios » Fri Dec 20, 2013 11:12 am

If we're going for non-hymnos then this is top tier.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmwzMc--ZEI

From ArT2 there's many good ones as well but I really like https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlbRrSuO9OM
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