1. Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

top 5 games of 2006!!!!

Discussion in 'Games' started by Easy Rhino, Dec 18, 2006.

  1. Easy Rhino

    Easy Rhino Linux Advocate

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2006
    Messages:
    13,543 (4.56/day)
    Thanks Received:
    3,382
    alright, just list your top 5 PC games of 2006! can be any genre!

    my top 5 in no order are

    company of heroes
    need for speed carbon
    oblivion
    sid meier's railroads
    battlefield 2142
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  2. peach1971

    peach1971 New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2006
    Messages:
    652 (0.22/day)
    Thanks Received:
    46
    Location:
    Germany
    F.E.A.R. Combat
    F.E.A.R.
    HL² Episode One
    F.E.A.R. Extraction Point
    -/-
     
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2006
  3. Protius New Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2006
    Messages:
    1,411 (0.45/day)
    Thanks Received:
    19
    Location:
    Wonderful Ohio
    company of heroes
    HL2 EP.-1
    2142
     
  4. Munkul New Member

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2006
    Messages:
    243 (0.08/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1
    Location:
    Cumbria, UK
    in this order:
    oblivion
    FEAR
    FEAR Extraction Point
    Call of Duty 2
    Prey
     
  5. Easy Rhino

    Easy Rhino Linux Advocate

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2006
    Messages:
    13,543 (4.56/day)
    Thanks Received:
    3,382

    call of duty 2 was a 2006 release?
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  6. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

    Joined:
    May 20, 2004
    Messages:
    10,553 (2.72/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,383
    Galactic civilizations 2, Civilization 4. Both are very extensive, easily moddable and offer endless replayability. The Supreme Commander Beta also seems very promising, that's for 2007 though.

    All those shooters are basically more of the same.
     
  7. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK
    In this order:

    battlefield 2142
    Oblivion
    Heroes of Might and Magic 5
     
  8. Easy Rhino

    Easy Rhino Linux Advocate

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2006
    Messages:
    13,543 (4.56/day)
    Thanks Received:
    3,382
    yea, FPS really bore me after a day of playing. i prefer strategy games like medieval total war and the movies!
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  9. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK
    Novemebr 2005 I think.
     
  10. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

    Joined:
    May 20, 2004
    Messages:
    10,553 (2.72/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,383
    HOMM5 was ok as well yes. Didn't try the expansion yet. It's still not HOMM3 though, HOMM3 remains the best HOMM game.
     
  11. Canuto

    Canuto New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2006
    Messages:
    2,157 (0.70/day)
    Thanks Received:
    4
    Location:
    Portugal
    Call of Duty 2
    The lord of the rings: Battle for Middle Earth
    Age of Empires III
    NFS: Carbon
    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II

    I'm not sure they all came out in 2006 but those gave me the most fun this year :)
     
  12. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK
    Agree! if only 5 with its graphics could match the gameplay of 3 :(
     
  13. Jimmy 2004

    Jimmy 2004 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2005
    Messages:
    5,491 (1.51/day)
    Thanks Received:
    267
    Location:
    England
    I can't decide on an order but the best games I've played are:

    Medieval II: Total War
    Battlefield 2142 (I just wish they finished it)
    Oblivion
    Pro Evo 6
     
  14. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK

    Is medieval 2 the next episode in Rome Total War? if it is I have to get that Muvvaa! have the whole series so far but my fave is the Mongol Invasion.
     
  15. Jimmy 2004

    Jimmy 2004 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2005
    Messages:
    5,491 (1.51/day)
    Thanks Received:
    267
    Location:
    England
    Yep, it's the next one. Very similar in general but I do think it's better. I've only played Rome and Medieval so I can't comment about the series as a whole, but those two are definately amazing, two of the best games ever. The graphics are brilliant even on my specs, but the gameplay is even better.
     
  16. Canuto

    Canuto New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2006
    Messages:
    2,157 (0.70/day)
    Thanks Received:
    4
    Location:
    Portugal
    Pro Evo :rockout:
    Soceer FTW!!
     
  17. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK
    Shit had I have known I would have put that on my pressie list :shadedshu
     
  18. Jimmy 2004

    Jimmy 2004 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2005
    Messages:
    5,491 (1.51/day)
    Thanks Received:
    267
    Location:
    England
    Lol, treat yourself - amazon will still get it to you by xmas with free delivery!
     
  19. Easy Rhino

    Easy Rhino Linux Advocate

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2006
    Messages:
    13,543 (4.56/day)
    Thanks Received:
    3,382
    pressie list???

    yea, the game is great. all the total wars are. its hard too towards the end cause keeping up with all the rebellions over the entire map pisses me off!
    :banghead: :rockout:
     
    Crunching for Team TPU
  20. technicks

    technicks

    Joined:
    Apr 23, 2006
    Messages:
    3,560 (1.12/day)
    Thanks Received:
    257
    Location:
    Enschede, The Netherlands
    Mine are:

    NFSC
    GTR 2
    F.E.A.R
    Rainbow Six Las Vegas
    Battlefield 2142
     
  21. p-jack New Member

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2006
    Messages:
    334 (0.11/day)
    Thanks Received:
    8
    Location:
    Arheilgen
    GTR 2
    Oblivion
    Railroads
    ./.
    ./.
     
  22. xylomn

    xylomn New Member

    Joined:
    May 13, 2006
    Messages:
    661 (0.21/day)
    Thanks Received:
    18
    Location:
    Swindon, England, United Kingdom
    Mine are:

    Battlefield 2142
    Oblivion
    Prey
    Darkstar One
    Rise of Legends
     
  23. Jimmy 2004

    Jimmy 2004 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2005
    Messages:
    5,491 (1.51/day)
    Thanks Received:
    267
    Location:
    England
    I was considering RoL but it didn't have a long enough life span for me - and some of the units were ridiculously powerful and owned everything!
     
  24. Tatty_One

    Tatty_One Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2006
    Messages:
    16,941 (5.19/day)
    Thanks Received:
    2,742
    Location:
    Worcestershire, UK
    Rhino.....pressie list = Christmas presents list
     
  25. DanTheBanjoman Señor Moderator

    Joined:
    May 20, 2004
    Messages:
    10,553 (2.72/day)
    Thanks Received:
    1,383
    Darkstar one was decent. Though it becomes very repeative quickly. It's way too easy as well. Just max the turrets that fire automatically, if you have problems tracking enemies turrets will kill them off, no matter where they are.

    I prefer Frontier: Elite 2, which the makers obviously liked as well.
     

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guest)

Share This Page