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J-Man

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What was your favorite games in your younger years. And yes, you can say Smash Bros. I know how you feel.

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Donkey Kong back in 1982. I'll never forget skipping all of those 6th grade Math classes to play it at the arcade near the school. Ahhh the memories.

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J-Man

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You know... My first DK game was Donkey Kong Country.

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SSBbrawler08

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Banjo Kazooie....what an awesome game...

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grenworthshero

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I think the games I was most obsessed with throughout my younger years were, in order of intensity of obsession, Ocarina of Time, Super Mario World, Rush 2, Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire, NFL QB Club '99, Battle Tanx: Global Assault, Stunt Race FX, and Rush 2049. Perfect Dark was another one, but I wouldn't say that was during my younger days. I've spent more time on these games than any other by far. I was only eleven when it came out. To this day I still play Perfect Dark, Ocarina of Time, and Super Mario World

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Unca_Lz

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Super Mario Bros, Duck Hunt, Dr. Mario and SMB3 of course!!!

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JaredJ

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The very first Legend of Zelda & Sonic the Hedgehog.

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WolfRamHeart

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Way too many to list but it was mostly NES games such as: The Guardian Legend, Blaster Master, Castlevania, Contra, Rush N Attack and Mega Man.:)

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Link-Hero

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Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
Super Metroid
Illusion of Gaia
Teenage Muntant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time
Megaman X
Star Fox
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
Gradius III
Super Mario Kart
Aladdin
Hook
Lion King
The Magical Quest Starring Mickey Mouse
Super Mario All-Stars

Where all my favorites on the SNES during the early and late 90's. I have so many happy memories wiith the SNES.:)

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gameaddict247

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Skumball
Batman
Fantasy World Dizzy
Pang
(all on spectrum 128K)

Sonic the Hedgehog
Ninja Gaiden
land of Illusion (mickey mouse)
Sensible soccer
Mortal Kombat
(all on sega master system when I got that)

When I was older my younger brother got an N64 for doing well in his exams (the same N64 he has now given me) and I used to play a lot of Golden eye (still do) and Liylet Wars on it (got that on vc before I got the N64 off him).

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JamieO

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It was all about arcade games, either in the arcade or through quality conversions, during my main gaming younger days (16bit, around about 1989 to 1995). I have thrown in a racer and platformer, just for a bit of variety, too. Therefore, my list is completely representative of this time period:
Midnight Resistance (Arcade, Mega Drive, on Amiga it was the 1st game I ever completed)
Chase HQ (just the Arcade on this one for me, none of the conversions captured its glory in my eyes....ooh controversial eh 8 bit Amstrad and Speccy fans).
Super Mario Kart (SNES, me and two other mates mastered this, so multiplayer was always amazingly close and competitive).
Strider (Arcade and particularly the Mega Drive conversion).
Contra III: The Alien Wars (on SNES it was like having an arcade quality game, that was never even released in the arcades).
Simpsons Arcade (on...erm.... Arcade, obviously..., Konami mastered these super colourful 4 player brawlers and this was the pinnacle of all of their work).
Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Mega Drive, some criticised its slower pace, but its level design and settings was literally sweet, i.e. pink sinking jelly. The graphics and animation were stunning back in the day).

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SonicMaster

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Smash Bros. Melee. I first rented it in kindergarten, and whenever we went to movie gallery, I rented this. I rented it weeks and weeks in a row. I finally got. Now, I don't really play it because we have the superior sequel brawl. :)

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Supermarioman

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Mortal Kombat: For the Fatalities and awsome gameplay!
Killer Instinct: ULTRAAAA COMBOOOOOOOOOOO
Super Smash Bros. Brawl: The game I've spent more hours on than any other game!
Metroid Prime Trilogy: The Perfect switch to 3D!
Muramasa: The Demon Blade: Best 3rd Party Game on Wii and Great for showing 2D Can still exist!
Donkey Kong: Where would we be without Miyamoto!

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The_Ink_Pit_Ox

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NES: Super Mario Bros. 3
SNES: Donkey Kong Country
GG: Sonic the Hedgehog
PS1: Crash Bandicoot
GBC: Pokemon Crystal
GC: Paper Mario TYD
GBA: The Legend of Zelda ALTTP
XBOX: Project Gotham Racing 2
PS2: Kingdom Hearts

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JamieO

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My comment 11 "my list is completely representative of this time period" (1989 to 1995), needs a small correction:
Arcade Chase HQ was released in 1988 !
I am not even sure if its two main 68000 CPUs would be considered 16 bit.

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jpfan1989

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Donkey Kong Land 2 (the reason I downloaded DKC2 on the VC)
Pokemon Red,Blue and SPE
Super Mario World
Super Mario All Stars
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventures
Mario Kart 64
Earthworm Jim 3D
Paper Mario (64)
Pokemon Puzzle League
Kingdom Hearts

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odd69

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Yo' noid. That left a mark on me. Plus pizza hut rules, whatever happend to him?

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Reala

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I loved the Sonic games from the 8/16 bit eras, also the Shinobi and Streets of Rage games.

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