Submitted by ITFGaming 1160d ago | opinion piece

100 Games You Have to Play

Just over 2000 South African Gamers broadcasted their opinion on which 100 games are worth playing!

The feedback was phenominal during a month long nomination process, members of various groups and pages on Facebook shared their opinion and nominated their favourite 100 games. (3DS, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Culture, Diablo 2, Gears of War 3, Mass Effect 2, PC, Pokemon, Portal 2, PS2, PS3, Starcraft II, Wii, Xbox 360)

DonaldBeck  +   1161d ago
demons souls at 73? i would put it in the top 10.

and the call of duty series at #3? i should have stopped reading right there.
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RIPSKATEDESTROY  +   1161d ago
and yet you didnt
Coffin87  +   1160d ago
If it would have been the CoD Series I would have agreed 100%, the first CoD games were f*in BLAST.
But still, even the MW1+2 campaigns are still worth playing. Leave multiplayer aside, and you have 2 really fun, thrilling campaigns.

All in all I would say a nice list, some games that I really should try are mentioned.
The main problem is - of course - the platforms.. some games I will simply NEVER play because I don't, for instance, have a 360 to play Gears of War on.
egidem  +   1160d ago
Portal 2 as No. 1. Interesting choice though.

The PC copy is currently on sale on Steam for $10.19 USD ($11.89 for both Portal 1 & 2). Although I'm pretty sure you could get a new PS3 copy for slightly more as that would be a better valued deal.

Dangerous times for my wallet began today! (Steam holiday sales & deals). I've already purchased 8 games. I couldn't resist..lol...and it's only the first day! Damn you Steam!!! XD
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beastgamer  +   1159d ago
mgs3 after mgs4, um my heart is going to stop
Intentions  +   1161d ago
EDIT: Wow nvm listing all of it was a massive wall of text.

Anyway. I have to disagree with some of those games.
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RIPSKATEDESTROY  +   1161d ago
always enjoyable when people disagree with peoples opinion, like it matters.
Pikajew  +   1161d ago
Horrible list. No Zelda o Mario games on it and they have CoD on the top 10.
Focus  +   1161d ago
Its people's opinions, not everybody likes what you like. I was suprised to not see any current gen Halo on the list or GT whatsoever but I'm not going to say its a horrible list because of it.
Intentions  +   1161d ago
It isn't even a top 100 list. It is just a list of 100 games that they recommend to play.
Pikajew  +   1159d ago
And they are games every gamer should play
Majin-vegeta  +   1160d ago
COD4 is the only cod worth playing this gen.
Kran  +   1160d ago
It might get a little heated. Many people will have their own opinions to who should be number 1 or 25 or 8 etc etc.
acemonkey  +   1160d ago
i dont think they put this list as in order lol but great games up there
Hicken  +   1160d ago
The only problem I have with the list is when they separate some series by individual games, but then others are all lumped together.

And yes, leaving certain series out- like Mario, for example- is something people SHOULD be upset with.
Hassassin  +   1160d ago
I'm pretty sure its not in order

and reading some in random order I found some pretty bad games in the list, not a very good list imho
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Brownghost  +   1160d ago
i was surprised LA noire was there.
Brownghost  +   1160d ago
i wouldnt really say both mass effects,to me the 1st is the most memorable. I feel that team fortress 2 and counter strike should be on there. Portal is my most favorite game this generation because it was just different. why mw2? it should be BF2
ITFGaming  +   1160d ago
100 Games You Have to Play, not Top 100 games of all time. The list is not ranked.
Hicken  +   1160d ago
And a game in the Mario franchise isn't a must-play? Honestly, the two lists go hand in hand. If they're the Top 100 games and/or franchises, then these are games people SHOULD play.
ITFGaming  +   1160d ago
We didn't choose the games the SA Gaming community did. I will agree, Mario should be there and even the Tomb Raider titles.
ITFGaming  +   1160d ago
Anyway, enjoy the list. Hope it helps in choosing the right games for everyone.
schlanz  +   1160d ago
Apparently Nintendo doesn't release consoles in South Africa.
Lord_Sloth  +   1159d ago
List sucks. Dragon Age 2 is a must avoid title if anything and I can live without Call of Duty, thanks.
ITFGaming  +   1159d ago
Is Pokemon not Nintendo? Unless you didnt see it, Nintendo has place on the list.

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