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Submitted by pungello88 245d ago | opinion piece

Roundtable: Xbox Memories

The VGU staff discuss their best (and worst) memories from Microsoft's past consoles just ahead of the Xbox One launch. (Culture, Gears of War, Ghostbusters : The Video Game, Halo 2, Halo: Combat Evolved, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

Mr Pumblechook  +   245d ago
PlayStation Memories.
It was a very clever marketing term coined by Sony.
I'm really pleased to see how it has also been taken up by Xbox users who have been inspired by the legacy of PlayStation. My contribution, Halo 2. It took the great gameplay of the first and added online gameplay. Back then it was so amazing.
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3-4-5  +   245d ago
Sony didn't invent remembering things...c'mon now
solidt12  +   245d ago
I use to play Midnight Club three every day on my Xbox. Project Gotham Racing and the Splinter Cell games were cool also.
BattleTorn  +   245d ago
I remember when Halo 2 wasn't out yet, and Xbox Live was oh so new.

Jedi Academy, anyone?
slate91  +   245d ago
Halo 2!!! Embarrassed to say 6000+ games played online lol. 13 year old with no life
MrDead  +   245d ago
Halo 2 and Doom 3 wowed me on the original Xbox but The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay blew me away, I'd never played a game like it at the time.
glenn1979  +   245d ago
your right @mrdead The Chronicles of Riddick is still and amazing game perfect blend of stealth, action and hand to hand combat good fun, for me the first game that change fore ever was the first ghost recon on xbox especially online I never had such a rush and adrenaline of course until I played halo
IronGod  +   245d ago
Personally my fondest memories are of a program called XBconnect. Had been around since OG xbox release practically. If you don't know it was and still is a sort of free xbox live. I use to play Halo 1 against people all over the world all day long there would be over 200 hosts at any time of day. Those were the days. The funny thing is the majority of the pro's everyone knew from halo 2 got good on xbc H1. I still log onto XBC from time to time and load up some H2 or H1 (if there's servers up) and get my pwn on.

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