[Essential] PlayStation 2 games

Discussion in 'Sony PlayStation 1 & 2' started by Lockstar91, Oct 6, 2016.

  1. Lockstar91
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    Please note, this is remade version of an outdated post.
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    Platinum Tier Games (Top 3)





    Gold Tier Games (7+ votes)




    Silver Tier Games (5+ votes)



    Bronze Tier Games (3+ votes)

    • Final Fantasy X (3 Votes)
    • Ratchet & Clank Series (3 Votes)


    Honorable Mentions
     
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    Persona 4
    Tales of the Abyss
    Sly Cooper 2
    SSX 3
    Ratchet and Clank
    Okami
    Dragon Ball Z Budokai 3
    Dragon Quest VIII
    Disgaea
    Burnout 3
    Dragon Ball Z Budokai Tenkaichi 3
    The Simpsons Hit n Run
    Tony Hawk Pro Skater 3
    Max Payne
    Sonic Heroes
    Zone of the Enders
    Atelier Iris
     
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    Jak & Daxter
    Jak 2
    Jak 3
    Final Fantasy X
    Crash Bandicoot tag team racing
    Crash Bandicoot twinsanity
    Ratchet & Clank up your arsenal
    Digimon rumble arena 2
    Sonic Heroes
     
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    for Sonic Heroes don't play the PS2 port it's pretty bad has frame rate issues the gamecube version is honestly the best version
     
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    Shadow of the Colossus
    Ico
    Okami
    Kingdom Hearts 1 & 2
    Rogue Galaxy
    Viewtiful Joe 1 & 2
    Katamari Damacy
    Resident Evil 4
    Fatal Frame 1, 2 & 3
    God of War 1 & 2
    Final Fantasy X
    Final Fantasy XII
    Metal Gear Solid 3
    Odin Sphere
    Rachet and Clank series
    Devil May Cry series
    Metal Gear Solid 3
    Burnout 3 Takedown
    Maximo: Ghosts to Glory
    Maximo: Army of Zin
    Silent Hill 2 & 3
     
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    +1 for burnout 3: takedown (it's on the list)
    rayman 2: revolution
    need for speed underground 2
    Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (however this game was ported for almost every single device nowadays) the ps2 is most likely the best version (i didn't played much the ps3 port)
     
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    Best version is the PC version for San Andreas
     
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    if you mod it.. yes...
    the ps2 version was much better in quality
    http://gtaforums.com/topic/749193-ps2-features-to-pc-index/

    i tried to search the thread i had seen before, it had loads of pictures showing how the pc port was badly done..
    maybe it was that thread and the pictures are gone because shitty uploaders
     
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    Persona 4
    Tales of the Abyss
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    Disgaea
    Atelier Iris
    ICO
    Shadow of the Colossus
    Kingdom Hearts 1 & 2
    Digital Devil Saga
    Mana Khemia
    Shadow Hearts
    Xenosaga
    Zone of the Enders
    Grandia III
     
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    + Star Wars Battlefront 2


    Thanks for doing this man.
     
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    +1 for Final Fantasy X
    Dark Cloud
    Time Crisis II
    Forbidden Siren
    Def Jam Vendetta

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    Devil may cry 2
     
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    God Of War 1/2
    Viewtiful Joe 1 & 2
    Silent Hill 2/3/4
    Bloody Rear 3
    R Type Final
    Bujingai The Forsaken City
    Gitaroo Man
    GunGrave 1/2
    Puyo Pop Fever

    To name a few ;)
     
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    Final Fantasy XII
    Metal Gear Solid 2
     
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    Try soul calibur but 3
     
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    the first soul calibur game was on Dreamcast. i think you are talk abvout Soul Calibur II where you play as Heihachi from Tekkewn series yeah
     
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    Resident Evil 4
    Silent Hill 2/3
     
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    Ace Combat series (Ace Combat 4, Ace Combat 5 and Ace Combat Zero)
    Klonoa 2: Lunatea's Veil
    Need for Speed Underground 2
    Burnout 3: Takedown
    Gran Turismo 4
    Ratchet and Clank series
    Jak and Daxter series
    Sly Cooper series (the three above are top notch)
    Digimon World: Data Squad (not fully sure about this one, but it definitely wins over DW4)
    Metal Gear Solid 2 and 3
    Kingdom Hearts 1
    Okami
    Black
    Unreal Tournament (honestly, the port sucked just a bit but it was amazing for its age)
     
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    Tales of the Abyss
    Jak & Daxter
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    Devil May Cry 3 (go for that Special Edition remake)
    Kingdom Hearts 1 and 2 (Final Mix), and Chain of Memories
    Tales of Destiny Director's Cut