My Favorite Game Types, what's yours?

#1. Post Posted: 03-26-2019, 10:30 PM
Cool......examples........Pirate games (Pirates Gold), ........FPS (but not horror)(Soldier of Fortune),..........Flight Simulation ( European Air War) ,.........Strategy (Hannibal's Battles) ,............Colonial games (Napoleon, Civil War,Conquest),.......Space games (Star Trek),.......World War 2 games (Combat Mission),........Submarines (Silent Hunter III),.........Chess (Sargon V),..........Space Marines ( Aliens vs. Predator 2, or Off World Recon),........Civil War (Civil War General 2),.........Baseball (Hardball 5),...........Golf (Leader board, played to death),............Navy Ship Actions (Gunboat or Harpoon),........Adventure games (Undersea Adventures Cool ),................Economy games (Mule, team play up to 4),...........Sniper games (Sniper Elite) many others, what do you think? What do you like?
#2. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 03:08 AM
I like sidescrollers and platformers, as well as horror games with a creepy atmosphere..... I dig musou games and great hack n' slash titles too! FPS games like the NOLF Series and Turok.... and lots of fighting games to play with my brother.... Big Grin

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#3. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 09:04 AM
piratetar we all know and love in his best edition lol !
#4. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 12:39 PM
Shmups, vertical and side scrolling. 1st person shooters, 3rd person shooters, metroidvainia, arcade racers, fighting games.
#5. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 12:43 PM
i feel caribbean atmosphere in this thread Smile
my fave type of games?
changed a lot through the years
from 8 until 20 i remember to have played A LOT of soccer games...
commodore soccer, microprose soccer, kick off, sensible soccer, international superstar soccer, super sidekicks, arcade soccer games, until pes on playstation/xbox.
one day, randomly i decided that this genre has broke my balls lol

my evergreens are mainly 2d games of platform, shmup or jrpg genre
the 8/16 bit era remains my gold mine
atm i have in mind SWITCHBLADE game, someone remind this ?
pop up memories lol

also today im becoming a sadic player, i like to test extremelly turdy games Smile
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#6. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 12:48 PM
Vs Fighting games, Shmups (horizontal, vertical, old school, bullet hell, twin-stick), J-RPG's (turn based more-so than "action"), S-RPG's, Survival Horror, Rhythm games (although it depends on the style and the music)... they're my faves, but I play most 'styles' of game.
TBH, I'd find it hard to work out my least favourite genre.
#7. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 01:42 PM
Horizontal Shoot Em Up's (SEU's) such as R-Type/Nemesis are my fave genra. However I like PUZZLE Games and "Hack n Slash" RPG's such as Shining Force NEO/EXA

Also love Platformers like Crash Bandicoot and JET SET WILLY/MANIC MINER :)

Game types I hate

Turn Based Fighters like Final Fantasy.... Turn based games should have died with the Megadrive/SNES
Driving (Standard racing)

In fact, I can count all the driving games I play on one hand....
OutRun Coast 2 Coast
Burnout 2
Midnight Club II - Dub Edition Remix
#8. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 02:17 PM
WRPGs for sure,followed by Visual Novels and story based games in general.
#9. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 03:18 PM
I love fighters and horror games mostly, though I do tend to play a little of everything except sports games. Still waiting for Dino Crisis to get the Resident Evil 2 treatment.
#10. Post Posted: 03-27-2019, 06:26 PM
(03-27-2019, 03:18 PM)dlmoses Wrote: Still waiting for Dino Crisis to get the Resident Evil 2 treatment.
^That would be awesome, loved that game. I really hope they'll do it. Sequel was good as well, but i was little disappointed that they made it more like arcade-ish third person shooter instead of survival horror.

I play almost everything, but game types or genres i enjoy the most are survival horror (my favs first three Resident Evil and Silent Hill games), RPG (Final Fantasy Tactics, Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines, Grandia 2), platformer (Super Mario Bros, Crash Bandicoot, Sonic the Hedgehog games), fighting (Tekken, Mortal Kombat, Street Fighter, Dark Stalkers games), first-person shooter (Blood, Duke Nukem 3D, Doom, Quake, Unreal games), shmup (horizontal and vertical - R-Type, Battle Garegga, Darius Gaiden, DoDonPachi) and beat 'em up (Cadillacs and Dinosaurs, Streets of Rage, The Punisher, Final Fight).
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