Great Games, Hidden Gems, All Platforms...Part III

A Listmania! list by Haunted Nostril "TaT" (UK)
 
Rez
1.  Rez by Sony Computer Entertainment UK
The list author says:
  "Majestic musical shooter of legendary proportions, simple, Panzer Dragoon style gameplay that's easy to pick up but tough to master. Looking forward to Children of Eden by the same creator."
34.95   Used & New from: 5.99
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii)
2.  Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii) by Nintendo
The list author says:
  "Trust me this is going to be on a lot of best of lists from here on out - A true modern masterpiece (and that's not just hyperbole). You'd do well to check this or have your gamers badge revoked!."
18.75   Used & New from: 17.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - Platinum (PS3)
3.  Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - Platinum (PS3) by Sony
The list author says:
  "The best in the modern series - like a full blown CGI movie on your PS3."
14.54   Used & New from: 2.67
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii)
4.  The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii) by Sega
The list author says:
  "The height of (usually quite shallow) lightgun gaming - based on the recent rush of grindhouse cinema and doing a massively convincing job of being trashy, sleazy, gorey, outrageous and a total blast!"
16.19   Used & New from: 1.67
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Rayman 2: The Great Escape
5.  Rayman 2: The Great Escape by Ubi Soft
The list author says:
  "Fantastic platforming."
Used & New from: 7.52
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Dynamite dan - Spectrum
6.  Dynamite dan - Spectrum by Sinclair
The list author says:
  "I did prefare dynamite dan 2 but that ain't on here so this is the next best thing! Old school genius."
Used & New from: 5.52

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Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2)
7.  Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2) by Activision
The list author says:
  "IMPORTANT: This is a decent platformer in it's own right but more importantly it contains the original Pitfall and Pitfall 2. (see bit.trip runner on wii ware for a modern take on these classic gems!)"
Used & New from: 0.93
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Crazy Taxi (Dreamcast)
8.  Crazy Taxi (Dreamcast) by Sega
The list author says:
  "Manic, simple fun that deserves a revised and revitalised reeboot or sequel."
Used & New from: 3.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Dynamite Headdy (Mega Drive)
9.  Dynamite Headdy (Mega Drive) by Sega
The list author says:
  "Inventive, platform, insanity from the mighty Treasure. (You can now find this on the Ultimate Megadrive Collection for PS3 and 360)."
Used & New from: 3.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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SabreWulf
10.  SabreWulf by THQ
The list author says:
  "The next best thing to the epic original from back in the day."
Used & New from: 7.98
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii)
11.  Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii) by Rising Star Games
The list author says:
  "The best looking 2d platformer/slash 'em up you'll ever witness AND it's a top game too boot!"
20.71   Used & New from: 12.07
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Metroid Prime: Trilogy (Wii)
12.  Metroid Prime: Trilogy (Wii) by Nintendo
The list author says:
  "Recommended - nuff said!"
Used & New from: 80.00
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (42 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Red Dead Redemption (Xbox 360)
13.  Red Dead Redemption (Xbox 360) by Rockstar
The list author says:
  "Immersive, impressive, beautiful and above all it's completely brilliant."
15.99   Used & New from: 3.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (336 customer reviews) | 15 customer discussions

Endless Ocean 2: Adventures of the Deep (Wii)
14.  Endless Ocean 2: Adventures of the Deep (Wii) by Nintendo
The list author says:
  "Not for everyone by any means but this and the original are relaxing and beautiful games the likes of which are rarely seen in our age of hugle muscles, guns and scar faced heroes."
Used & New from: 25.95
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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They Sold a Million- Commodore 64 cassette video game
15.  They Sold a Million- Commodore 64 cassette video game by ulimate
The list author says:
  "Jet Set Will is masterful plus you've got daley thompson's decathalon (we all remember this one) and the mighty sabre wulf - what more could you want but a lovely cup of tea?"
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Demon's Souls - Black Phantom Edition (PS3)
16.  Demon's Souls - Black Phantom Edition (PS3) by Namco
The list author says:
  "Not one for the babies out there- this is masterful and tough gaming at it's best (mind you it's not as tough as most spectrum games). This'll remind you what your thumbs where made for!"
129.99   Used & New from: 24.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Alex Kidd in miracle world - Master System - PAL
17.  Alex Kidd in miracle world - Master System - PAL by "Sega of America, Inc."
The list author says:
  "The only major competitor the original Mario games ever truly had - a vibrant and challenging platformer."
Out of stock
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Scaler (Xbox)
18.  Scaler (Xbox) by Take 2 Interactive
The list author says:
  "Suprisingly solid, low profile, platformer that's full of rich, colourful, worlds."
Used & New from: 0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Chuckie egg II - Spectrum
19.  Chuckie egg II - Spectrum by Sinclair
The list author says:
  "Chuckie Egg - game of kings!"
Out of stock

Chrono Trigger (Nintendo DS)
20.  Chrono Trigger (Nintendo DS) by Square Enix
The list author says:
  "Man they don't make em like this anymore."
32.96   Used & New from: 29.99
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

God of War 3 (PS3)
21.  God of War 3 (PS3) by Sony
The list author says:
  "All the God of War games are truly magnificent - I recomment this and the GOW collection for the ultimate, bloody, thrill ride."
14.49   Used & New from: 4.40
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews) | 18 customer discussions

Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2)
22.  Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2) by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "Most probably discarded Ty as a Johnny come lately, kiddy, wannabe mascot but this game is class! Just play the first mech stomping 10 minutes and you'll be lost in ratchet and clank level goodness!"
27.99   Used & New from: 0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri Complete (PC)
23.  Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri Complete (PC) by Mastertronic Ltd
The list author says:
  "Another Sid Meier's classic."
4.71   Used & New from: 1.71
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Mass Effect 2 (PC DVD)
24.  Mass Effect 2 (PC DVD) by Electronic Arts
The list author says:
  "Holey Moley! Epic to say the very least!"
2.95   Used & New from: 1.95
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (159 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

Sid Meier's Pirates (Xbox)
25.  Sid Meier's Pirates (Xbox) by Take 2 Interactive
The list author says:
  "Addictive and fun."
Used & New from: 1.39
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
Will this work in New Zealand? 1 29 Dec 2013
Endless Ocean 2 uk work wit us wii 0 17 Dec 2013
Loved Mario Galaxy 1 and 2 but... 2 1 Sep 2012
Do you think this is the best Mario game of all time if not which one do you like best? 18 7 Jul 2012
The release of a Legend! 3 4 Feb 2012
Red dead- Undead nightmare dlc 3 22 May 2011
freezing on the tame wild horses mission 1 2 Feb 2011
Stuttering/lagging pointer 3 31 Jan 2011
RDR - A bit too easy? 2 15 Jan 2011
Is german language available with the english version of Super Mario Galaxy 2? 1 22 Nov 2010
Which upcoming game doesn't interest you even though the rest of the gamers eagerly awaits for it? 8 22 Jul 2010
portuguese? 1 21 Jul 2010
 
   

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