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Games you love that everyone else hates...

Discussion in 'Console Games & Hardware' started by Naffa, 16 Oct 2009.

  1. Naffa


    Joined: 4 Sep 2005

    Posts: 11,455

    Location: Bristol

    Again, as title. ;)

    Two games that I LOVE but never seem to get any praise are:

    Mercenaries 2: World in Flame - fair enough, it's buggy as hell and has shocking shocking AI, but I always have fun whenever I play it and always find myself going back to it. ;)

    The Simpsons Game - as a life long Simpsons fan, this game is a dream come true... FANTASTIC graphics, massively varied gameplay, great story, funny characters, great soundtrack... What's not to like?

    What games to you love that everyone hates?
  2. NVIDIA_x64


    Joined: 9 Oct 2006

    Posts: 1,161

    Location: Norwich

    I would have to say Halo 2 Vista and Juiced 2 HIN;):cool: Love them:p
  3. EVH


    Joined: 11 Mar 2004

    Posts: 27,827

    Location: Wales

    Judging by the other threads response..

    Street Fighter 4
    Assassins Creed
    Call of Duty 4
    Half Life 2
    Grand Theft Auto 4
  4. robinson09


    Joined: 6 Jun 2009

    Posts: 519

    Location: Woking, Surrey

    Not sure everyone else hates it, but i really got into Just Cause, thought it was a great game. No one else seemed to get so excited.
  5. Nismo


    Joined: 17 Oct 2002

    Posts: 18,549

    Location: UK

    PES 2009
  6. Gamer_T


    Joined: 3 Aug 2009

    Posts: 1,400

    Location: Manchester

    GTA4 seems to get slammed a lot, but I absolutely loved it. One of the best games I've ever played.
  7. Jesus


    Joined: 13 Dec 2006

    Posts: 429

    Location: Kirkcaldy

    Skate 2 and stuntman ignition, got them both cheap and love them :p
  8. Spunj99


    Joined: 11 Nov 2004

    Posts: 3,725

    Location: Stoke


    Loads of people whinge about it trying to state that its "all graphics and no gameplay" when in actual fact its brilliant fun and a lot more innovative than any FPS for a year either side of it.

    Show me another game where you can throw a chicken into a guys face in "Super strength" mode to kill him. :p
  9. dekez


    Joined: 14 Apr 2009

    Posts: 4,332

    Location: Location: Location

    lol I'll have to try this :D
  10. eyetrip


    Joined: 8 Nov 2006

    Posts: 9,209

    Dark Sektor
    Frontlines: Fuel of war
    Enemy Territory: Quake Wars (on pc though)

    I think all of those were fairly poorly received, but I quite enjoyed them
  11. Snax


    Joined: 5 Jul 2003

    Posts: 4,216

    Location: Larndarn

    enchanted arms: its like pokemon chess with a gay super hero side kick.
  12. YouBunt2


    Joined: 5 Aug 2009

    Posts: 159

    Location: York/Southampton

    Loved it!
  13. TwoSaints


    Joined: 19 Dec 2007

    Posts: 2,663

    Location: Newton Aycliffe

    FFXII - yeah its not the best FF game, but its no bad thing when the best FF game is FFVII. :)
  14. XPE


    Joined: 9 Jul 2005

    Posts: 5,355

    Command & Conquer 3, I loved the return to the tiberium universe

    I liked the combat system in ff12 but a lot of people didnt like it. :(
  15. Kainz


    Joined: 15 Dec 2002

    Posts: 21,869

    Location: In a cowfield, London, UK

    Full Auto and Assisiasins Creed come to mind immediately.
  16. randal


    Joined: 1 Oct 2006

    Posts: 12,720


  17. Drunzer


    Joined: 1 Nov 2007

    Posts: 2,502

    I'm pretty sure I'm the only person that likes Haze.
  18. Strife212


    Joined: 15 Dec 2007

    Posts: 16,573

    Crysis, it's so good, so many people hated on it because it needed high specs to run nicely.
  19. Tom84


    Joined: 22 Sep 2006

    Posts: 16,080

    Location: Chelmsford, Essex


    It puzzles me that so many people didn't think it was just sheer brilliance :confused:
  20. Retromatic

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 5 Oct 2008

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    Location: West Sussex