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Submitted by -Mezzo- 1132d ago | opinion piece

10 Gaming Sequels We Want To See in Next Generation

WC - With the arrival of the Nintendo Wii U only weeks away, the next gen battle is well and truly about to begin. While Microsoft and Sony haven’t officially announced their next consoles, it’s a guaranteed fact that they are busy working on them. There is nothing like a new console. New tech, more powerful hardware, better graphics and innovative ways to play are always a must for gamers when upgrading to what is usually an expensive investment. But for all the advances in resolution, connectivity and engines, consoles still depend on games the most and with new consoles, come new possibilities. (Next-Gen)

Snookies12  +   1132d ago
Chrono Trigger/Cross... That's all I want... That's all...
TheLyonKing  +   1132d ago
I have been waiting toooooo long for that this.
Wigriff  +   1132d ago
Listen... I love Chrono Trigger as much as anyone. I was 13 when it came out, and it blew my mind. It still holds up, and it definitely in my "top 5 games of all time" list. It's a masterpiece; a classic.

That being said: There is no way they could possibly make a sequel that would match it. It would instantly suffer from "Star Wars Episode 1 syndrome," as people's expectations would be entirely too high for it. I honestly think that is why we haven't seen a sequel thus far from Square – they know that there would be a backlash of inevitable disappointment. People hold Chrono Trigger in such high regard that nothing could ever match up to our expectations.

Don't you think it might be better to just leave it be?
Snookies12  +   1132d ago
As long as they had the original team or at least a good bit of that team (Yes I realize they split up) I wouldn't worry too much. I know nothing will live up to the originals, but it would still be wonderful to see a new iteration of it.
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Wigriff  +   1132d ago
Snookies: Fair enough. I would like to see it as well, but I would not like to see hordes of angry gamers ranting about how awful it is, or how it didn't live up to the hype, or how they should have never made another one, when many of those same people have been praying for a sequel for ages.

Thank you, by the way, for giving an intelligent, thoughtful, mature response, even though you disagree. :)
Snookies12  +   1132d ago
You're quite welcome. I just wish that fan remake of Chrono Trigger hadn't been cancelled a while back. It was looking pretty neat based on what they had. I think there's a team working on one in secret, but they didn't want it shut down so they're waiting until its finished to release it.
Wigriff  +   1132d ago
That remake did look pretty fucking sweet. Didn't the DS release add some extra stuff, talking about Dalton taking of Guardia using technology developed with a piece of Lavos, prior to the events of Chrono Cross?
Enziet  +   1132d ago
I want a unicorn that I can ride through the night sky with a naked Olivia Munn. It doesn't mean that it's going to happen. lol
prototypeknuckles  +   1132d ago
prince of persia 08, for the love of kratos please ubisoft where is the pop08 sequel
attilayavuzer  +   1132d ago
Pointless list, most of the games are virtually confirmed for next gen.

All I'm looking for is Bully 2
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punisher99  +   1132d ago
A sequel to M.A.G. is what I want. M.A.G is the most fun shooter this gen.
Amazingmrbrock  +   1132d ago
yeah they could really bring that to perfection in a sequel. The first was a great game with some rough edges. I have this suspicion that planetside 2 is the closest thing to a MAG sequel thats in the works presently though. And thats on pc, but it is published by soe.
StockpileTom  +   1132d ago
I would like to see a next gen take on MAG. A RAM increase would be perfect for that type of game. Without Zipper though the future of MAG and SOCOM is uncertain.
TheLyonKing  +   1132d ago
Kingdom hearts 3
Tomba 3
Mystical ninja
Jak and Daxter
Tontus  +   1132d ago
lol @prototypeknuckles, speaking of Lord Kratos did you know a Ubisoft employee tried to blame God of War for the last Prince of Persia game selling poorly, pathetic excuse or what?!

Anyway, I heard that Ubisoft is planning to reboot Prince of Persia so I wouldn't expect a new PoP game until next-generation.

As for sequels I want; Alan Wake 2, God of War 4, Deus Ex: Human Revolution 2, Jak 4, Heavenly Sword 2, Mass Effect 4... There's more but they're the first that came to mind.
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prototypeknuckles  +   1132d ago
yep, i remember that, what ubisoft needs to do is listen to the fans and actually put effort into a new pop game, forgotten sands was clearly half assed for the movie, and fans want a sequel to pop08, but if they rebot ill be a little bumbed but please keep elements from pop game and ill be okay, and not turn it into that rumored god of war/assassins creed game, with the egyptian guy.
deno  +   1132d ago
Shenmue 3, shinobi, xmen vs streetfighter 2, megaman, grandia 4 and shining force 4.
ironblitz  +   1132d ago
Can we have Banjo-Threeie? I like to pretend Nuts n' Bolts isn't real and the franchise can be revived and saved...
RockmanII7  +   1132d ago
Marvel vs Capcom 4
Mirrors Edge 2
Sonic Adventure 3
Red Dead Revolution
Portal 3
Batman: Arkham Island
Shadow Complex 2
Burnout 6
Just Cause 3
MVP Baseball 20XX
BitbyDeath  +   1132d ago
DEATHSTROKE-cro-  +   1132d ago
damn, you have the same taste like me.
love those games.
I fell in love with Motorstorm, Warhawk and Battlefield Bad Company this generation.
if we don't get Motorstorm on PS4 I'm going to be really pissed
segamon  +   1132d ago
Dark Cloud
Legacy of Kain
darkness625  +   1132d ago
mortal kombat 10
next red dead
left 4 dead 3
i guess street fighter v
Kyosuke_Sanada  +   1132d ago
Rumble Roses III and Tenchu please!
ape007  +   1132d ago

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