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Submitted by TrendyGamers 1157d ago | opinion piece

Top 10: Over The Top Weaponry

One of the most appealing parts of any video game is the weaponry because, let’s face it, most good games contain a fair amount of death dealing and we have absolutely no problem with that at all. We’ve all spent our fair share of time hacking, slashing, and blasting our way through hordes of enemies with a wide variety of like-minded weaponry, but sometimes we happen to find a weapon that really stands out from the crowd. The weapon that raises you to a God-like status as you effortlessly mow down anything and everything in your path. These weapons are the most rewarding and satisfying tools you will ever come by…and it feels damn good to know it.

- Trendy Gamers (Culture, Dead Rising 2, Fallout: New Vegas, GameCube, iPad, iPhone, PC, PS2, PS3, Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction, Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil 5, Retro, Wii, Xbox, Xbox 360)

BringingTheThunder  +   1157d ago
really anything from ratchet and clank couldve been included
Relientk77  +   1157d ago
If I ever make a list of top 10 weapons in video games, my #1 will just be: any and all weapons from the Ratchet & Clank franchise

* edit: I'll go with like anything from Going Commando and Up Your Arsenal, cuz those are my 2 favorite

Omniwrench
Blitz Cannon
Lava Gun
Pulse Rifle
Turret Glove
Plasma Coil
Chopper
Plasma Whip
Minirocket Tube
Agents of Doom

and more SOOO many more lol
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TrendyGamers  +   1157d ago
they are definitely over the top.
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BringingTheThunder  +   1157d ago
what are your favs?
TrendyGamers  +   1157d ago
Full Frontal Assault should add a few more to that list!
guitarded77  +   1156d ago
Everyone is forgetting MR. TOOTS!!!

Related video
Relientk77  +   1156d ago
Omg ^ Unicorn gun that is hilariously amazing

I want to play that game now lol
Dante112  +   1156d ago
@ guitar

That video made my day. Unicorn gun ftw.
guitarded77  +   1156d ago
@ Reliantk77 & Dante112

Yeah, Mr. Toots is probably the best weapon eve in a game IMO. A unicorn that shoots rainbows of destruction out of its ass really can't be topped. Only downside is you have to beat the game before you get Mr. Toots, and the game isn't that great. It's not so bad that Mr. Toots doesn't make up for it though. It's worth a $15 go at it just for Mr. Toots. :D
Relientk77  +   1157d ago
Land Shark Gun from Armed and Dangerous is amazing.

Never tried it but the Blitzkrieg from Dead Rising 2 looks hilariously fun, and I would love to try it.
BringingTheThunder  +   1157d ago
the topsy turvy gun from armed and dangerous was crazy too
Moncole  +   1156d ago
I like that SR3 has its own version of the Land Shark Gun.
Relientk77  +   1156d ago
Yea I used it at my friends house, that was so much fun, I just like spammed that gun lol
acemonkey  +   1157d ago
good list..im surprise the purple monster from Saints row 3 didnt make the list lol
Lord_Sloth  +   1157d ago
The Tripple Barreled Hydra was a nod to Vincent Valentine's Tripple Barreled gun called the Cerberus.

Grooveatron should have been up there somewhere.
strangelove  +   1157d ago
While less of a weapon and more of an ability, I would list Cole's tornado power from Infamous 2. By the end of the game I was clearing whole city blocks with the press of a button.
Blastoise  +   1156d ago
Off the top of my head i can think the gravity disrupter & dark matter cube from turok evolution. And the drill arm from bioshock 2 :)
opoikl  +   1156d ago
I would definitely add the StA-X3 W.A.S.P. Launcher from Killzone 3. Now that is one over the top weapon.

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