Cult Classics

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    RE4zombie GBAtemp Regular

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    What are some of the best cult games you guys have played? I recently got into playing some cult games, and my favorite has to be No More Heroes or Deadly Premonition.
     
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    Would Golden Sun be considered a cult classic? I just started playing the first GBA Golden Sun about a week ago. I love it! Once I beat it I'll either go on the the next Golden Sun, or the new DS Golden Sun.
     
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    Killer 7 of course.
     
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    Golden Sun really isn't a cult classic. Things like Killer instinct, Jet Set Radio, Breath of Fire, are just some examples of cult classics.

    Are you looking for titles on a specific console or just all around cult classics. If you really want cult classic just get a Dreamcast (or an emulator) since it's just driveled in them.
     
  5. KingdomBlade

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    Golden Sun is the near opposite of a cult classic.

    Taken from Wikipedia:
    My faves... hmm... Braid, Okami, LocoRoco, Earthbound, Psychonauts, Grim Fandango, Beyond Good And Evil, and Phantasy Star (at least back then when it was not so hyped).
     
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    Woah, I seriously had the definition of cult classic wrong! Sorry. [​IMG]

    I really loved Beyond Good and Evil, though I still have yet to completely finish it.
     
  7. jalaneme

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    you should have said underrated games then people would have understood you more, anyways here is my list of games that are not well known:

    killer 7 (gamecube ver better)
    Psychonauts (ps2)
    Katamari damacy (ps2)
    We love katamari (ps2)
    Katamari forever (ps3)
    WTF (psp game check it out)
    no one can stop mr domino (ps1)
    devil dice (ps1)
    Gitaroo Man (ps2)
    rez (dreamcast)
    incredible crisis (ps1)
    bishi bashi special (ps1)
    Shadow of Rome (ps2 bloody and gory)
    Shadow of Memories (ps2)
    clock tower 3 (ps2)
    grandia 3 (ps2)
    Ghosthunter (ps2)
    god hand (ps2)
    Rule of Rose (ps2)
    Trapt (ps2)
    Mark Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure (ps2)
    Odin Sphere (ps2)
    summoner 1&2 (ps2)
    sos final escape (aka Raw Danger ps2)
    Vib Ribbon (ps1)
    fallout 1 & 2 fallout brotherhood of steel (because fallout 3 and new vegas got so much attention no one would know about N01&2 if it wasn't for bethesda)
    project zero (fatal frame in america) series

    yeah go and check these games out most of these i own physical copies of and have gave me much more enjoyment compared to most overhyped games out there.