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

Haunted Nostril "TaT"
 
Rez
Rez
"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."
Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii)
Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii)
"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!."
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - Platinum (PS3)
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - Platinum (PS3)
"The best in the modern series - like a full blown CGI movie on your PS3."
The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii)
The House of the Dead: Overkill (Wii)
"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!"
Rayman 2: The Great Escape
Rayman 2: The Great Escape
"Fantastic platforming."
Dynamite dan - Spectrum
Dynamite dan - Spectrum
"I did prefare dynamite dan 2 but that ain't on here so this is the next best thing! Old school genius."
Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2)
Pitfall: The Lost Expedition (PS2)
"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!)"
Crazy Taxi (Dreamcast)
Crazy Taxi (Dreamcast)
"Manic, simple fun that deserves a revised and revitalised reeboot or sequel."
Dynamite Headdy (Mega Drive)
Dynamite Headdy (Mega Drive)
"Inventive, platform, insanity from the mighty Treasure. (You can now find this on the Ultimate Megadrive Collection for PS3 and 360)."
SabreWulf
SabreWulf
"The next best thing to the epic original from back in the day."
Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii)
Muramasa: The Demon Blade (Wii)
"The best looking 2d platformer/slash 'em up you'll ever witness AND it's a top game too boot!"
Metroid Prime: Trilogy (Wii)
Metroid Prime: Trilogy (Wii)
"Recommended - nuff said!"
Red Dead Redemption (Xbox 360)
Red Dead Redemption (Xbox 360)
"Immersive, impressive, beautiful and above all it's completely brilliant."
Endless Ocean 2: Adventures of the Deep (Wii)
Endless Ocean 2: Adventures of the Deep (Wii)
"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."
They Sold a Million- Commodore 64 cassette video game
They Sold a Million- Commodore 64 cassette video game
"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?"
Demon's Souls - Black Phantom Edition (PS3)
Demon's Souls - Black Phantom Edition (PS3)
"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!"
Alex Kidd in miracle world - Master System - PAL
Alex Kidd in miracle world - Master System - PAL
"The only major competitor the original Mario games ever truly had - a vibrant and challenging platformer."
Scaler (Xbox)
Scaler (Xbox)
"Suprisingly solid, low profile, platformer that's full of rich, colourful, worlds."
Chuckie egg II - Spectrum
Chuckie egg II - Spectrum
"Chuckie Egg - game of kings!"
Chrono Trigger (Nintendo DS)
Chrono Trigger (Nintendo DS)
"Man they don't make em like this anymore."
God of War 3 (PS3)
God of War 3 (PS3)
"All the God of War games are truly magnificent - I recomment this and the GOW collection for the ultimate, bloody, thrill ride."
Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2)
Ty The Tasmanian Tiger 2 (PS2)
"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!"
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri Complete (PC)
Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri Complete (PC)
"Another Sid Meier's classic."
Mass Effect 2 (PC DVD)
Mass Effect 2 (PC DVD)
"Holey Moley! Epic to say the very least!"
Sid Meier's Pirates (Xbox)
Sid Meier's Pirates (Xbox)
"Addictive and fun."