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TA Top Five: XBLA Titles

  • XxJiangYixXXxJiangYixX120,835
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:20
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  • Removed Gamer

    Removed Gamer

    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:21
    #1 = HYDRO THUNDER HURRICANE! angry angry angry
    Hydro Thunder Hurricane
  • DefaultDefault770,575
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:23
    Go Oddworld X!

    Hydro Thunder gets a mention!
  • DonutDonut982,694
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:23
    Still have lots of fond memories of shadow complex, brilliant game.
  • NoVaKaiiNENoVaKaiiNE324,403
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:23
    Glad Monday Night Combat finally got some recognition , i hope super MNC comes to Xbone someday
  • Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:24
    Good list!

    Personally, I would have put Bastion on there instead of Monday Night Combat, but it's all personal taste. toast
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  • PriorKarmaPriorKarma431,601 431,601 GamerScore
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:27
    That makes me chuckle every week
  • NeverUnluckyNeverUnlucky292,745
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:28
    "Limbo, but also Hydro Thunder Hurricane (Editor's Note: Happy now, Oddworld X?), "

    XD
    Beat the best, Own the rest.
  • Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:30
    Knew it was gonna be fez :)
    Aye, we left you. You're fat, and slow, and we didn't want to die.
  • Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:32
    Super meat boy for #1
  • MegsonGroveMegsonGrove459,426
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:34
    Realy loved Fez, but no way would I have been able to 100% without help from guides/videos for some of the harder puzzles. Not actually played many on this list, but kudos for putting Fez at the top :)
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  • vSullyvSully1,194,662
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:34, Edited on 05 October 14 at 13:39 by vSully
    I found Fez to be completely over the top complicated. I can't imagine the nightmare of completing that game without any sort of guide.

    I greatly enjoyed Limbo. I kind of wish the No Point In Dying achievement was for no deaths instead of less than five.

    I got Castle Crashers at launch (long before I cared about achievements) and I'm somewhat embarrassed to admit how many hours I sunk into that game. I completed normal mode with every character (in order to unlock all of the unlockable characters) and took a few all the way through Insane mode, which was quite a slog. I also found a funny glitch. I definitely got my money's worth from this one.

    I recently bought Shadow Complex on sale but haven't played it yet. Soon!

    I'm a bit strict with my ratings, so I just looked at how I've rated my XBLA games- only one 4 star (Portal: Still Alive), several with 3.5, a bunch with 3, and some with less than that.
  • ArtemasArtemas184,009
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:38
    SUPERRRRRRR MEEEEAT BOYYYY!

    This game is the main reason I am jaded enough to play dark souls.
  • AckterAckter331,800
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:49, Edited on 05 October 14 at 13:50 by Ackter
    There's a load of games that do Castle Crashers better than Castle Crashers.

    I'm also kinda offended that you've picked Fez at number 1 considering how completely broken it is on XBLA. Any game that has a 50% chance of corrupting your save when you quit shouldn't be anywhere near a list like this.
  • Kelle1994Kelle19941,269,483
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:50
    #1 alan wake - american nightmare
    #2 castle crashers
    #3 toy soldiers cold war
    #4 toy soldiers
    #5 far cry 3 blood dragon

    although there are some great titles missing it's a good list
  • AckterAckter331,800
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:54
    Games that I would have considered for the list, off the top of my head:

    Charlie Murder
    Brothers
    Dust
    Foul Play
    From Dust
  • Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:57
    my top 5

    - Catlevania Symphony Of The Night
    - Comic Jumper
    - Rock Of Ages
    - Far Cry Blood Dragon
    - The Dishwasher ( both of em)
  • smakzillaasmakzillaa870,068
    Posted on 05 October 14 at 13:58
    Ackter said:There's a load of games that do Castle Crashers better than Castle Crashers.

    I'm also kinda offended that you've picked Fez at number 1 considering how completely broken it is on XBLA. Any game that has a 50% chance of corrupting your save when you quit shouldn't be anywhere near a list like this.
    Yeah Charlie Murder should have been on this list instead of Castle Crashers.

    Granted I haven't played Fez in over 2 years, but I don't remember being that high of a chance of having your save corrupted.
  • Posted on 05 October 14 at 14:04
    n+
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  • Removed Gamer

    Removed Gamer

    Posted on 05 October 14 at 14:07
    So many on this list that I don't agree with. I can see why the list is the way it is though.
    My teeth taste funny today. They seem more jagged than normal.
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