SMB. Always comes to mind first. Sonic 2. Most side scrollers beatemups..(Double Dragon, TMNT, Streets of Rage, etc..). Fighting games were UMK3 Street Fighter 2 and Fatal Fury. When avid players would compete in Tekken and SF...I would be in the corner playing a then unknown game called Dead or Alive and always thought the games mechanics were light years beyond anything like it at the time. Nobody seemed to agree which in retrospect allowed me to enjoy the experience to myself. Literally was my go to game at the arcade I played at in Los Angeles..near Melrose.
I spent the last of my childhood playing Super Smash Bros., WWF No Mercy and Perfect Dark with friends. DoA2 on PS2.
The last of my memories are with Halo, Ninja Gaiden, Splinter Cell, Timesplitters 2 and the rest of the Halo installments.
Anything past those games feel relatively new...
Edit: Honorable mentions...
- Tomb Raider, OoT, Soul Calibur, Virtua Fighter 2, Siberia, Bushido Blade, Nights and Cybermorph.Last edited by SuperRetroTurbo - on 28 February 2018
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