[Essentials] Genesis, Mega Drive

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  1. Bitbyte
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    Post the essential or your most favourite Genesis games in this topic. I'll edit my first post with new games. If there's a game that lots of people don't like, it'll get removed from this post.

    Aladdin
    Alex Kidd
    Alien 3
    Alien Soldier
    Alien Storm
    Alisia Dragoon
    Art of Fighting
    Bare Knuckle 3
    Battle Mania 2 - TS Vintage
    Battletoads and Double Dragon
    Beyond Oasis
    Biohazard Battle
    Blackthorne 32X
    Bonanza Bros.
    Bubsy II
    Bubsy
    Buck Rogers : Countdown To Doomsday
    Cannon Fodder
    Castlevania - Bloodlines
    Columns III - Revenge of Columns
    Comix Zone
    Contra - Hard Corps
    Cool Spot
    Cosmic Spacehead
    Crusader of Centy
    Cyborg Justice
    Decap Attack
    Desert Strike
    Double Dragon 2
    Double Dragon 3 - The Arcade Game
    Double Dragon
    Dr. Robotniks Mean Bean Machine
    Dune - The Battle for Arrakis
    Dynamite Headdy
    Earthworm Jim 2
    Earthworm Jim
    ECCO - The Tides of Time
    ECCO
    ESwat
    Eternal Champions
    Fatal Fury 2
    Fatal Fury
    Fatal Labyrinth
    Final Zone
    Flashback - The Quest for Identity
    Forgotten Worlds
    General Chaos
    Ghouls 'N Ghosts
    Golden Axe II
    Golden Axe III
    Golden Axe
    Greatest Heavyweights of the Ring
    Gunstar Heroes
    Gynoug
    Hard Drivin'
    Herzog Zwei
    James Pond 2 - Codename RoboCod
    James Pond 3 - Operation Starfish
    James Pond
    Jerry Glanville's Pigskin Footbrawl
    Jungle Strike
    Kid Chameleon
    King of Fighters '98, The
    Landstalker - The Treasures of King Nole
    Lemmings 2 - The Tribes
    Lemmings
    Lethal Enforcers
    Lotus 2 RECS
    Mega Bomberman
    Mega Man: The Wily Wars
    Mickey Mouse - Castle of Illusion
    Mickey Mouse - World of Illusion
    Michael Jackson's Moonwalker
    Midnight Resistance
    Misadventures of Flink, The
    Monopoly
    Monster World IV
    Mortal Kombat 3
    Mortal Kombat II
    Mortal Kombat
    Muhammad Ali Heavyweight Boxing
    Mutant League Football
    Mutant League Hockey
    NBA Jam
    Ninja Gaiden
    Out of this World
    Outrun
    Outrun 2019
    Phantasy Star IV - The End of the Millenium
    Phantasy Star II
    Phantasy Star III - Generations of Doom
    Pirates! Gold
    Pit Fighter
    Powermonger
    Prince of Persia
    Pulseman
    Puyo Puyo 2
    Quackshot
    Ranger-X
    Revenge of Shinobi
    Ristar
    Road Rash 3
    Road Rash II
    Road Rash
    Robocop vs The Terminator
    Rock n' Roll Racing
    Rocket Knight Adventures
    Rolling Thunder 2
    Romance of the Three Kingdoms II
    Romance of the Three Kingdoms III
    Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV 32X
    Romance of the Three Kingdoms Part 5
    Samurai Shodown
    Sega Arcade Classics
    Shadow Dancer
    Shadow Run
    Shadow Squadron 32X
    Shining Force II
    Shining Force
    Shinobi 3 - Return of the Ninja Master
    Side Pocket
    Smash TV
    Soliel
    Sonic and Knuckles
    Sonic Compilation
    Sonic The Hedgehog 2
    Sonic The Hedgehog 3
    Sonic The Hedgehog
    Speedball 2
    Spider-Man and Venom - Maximum Carnage
    Splatterhouse 2
    Splatterhouse 3
    Sparkster
    Steel Empire, The
    Street Fighter II Special Champion Edition
    Streets of Rage 2
    Streets of Rage 3
    Streets of Rage
    Strider
    Super Street Fighter II - The New Challengers
    Sword of Vermilion
    T2: The Arcade Game
    TaleSpin
    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist
    Theme Park
    Thunder Force III
    Thunder Force IV
    Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster's Hidden Treasure
    Toejam & Earl
    Trouble Shooter
    Twinkle Tale
    Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3
    Urban Strike
    Valis III
    Vectorman 2
    Vectorman
    Weaponlord
    Wings of Wor
    Wiz 'N' Liz
    World Series Baseball
    X-Men 2 - Clone Wars
    X-Men
    Yuyu Hakusho
    Zombies Ate My Neighbors
     


  2. KeYbLaDeXaLcHeMi

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    Ecco the Dolphin!
     
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  4. NetShira

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    My very favorite was Warsong.. then perhaps second best was Phantasy star series (but I'm an RPG Nut)
     
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    Alex the Kid!
     
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    Decap Attack
    Herzog Zwei
     
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    Gargoyles!! I'm a huge fan of the Disney animated show, Gargoyles..I guess if you're not really a fan, then you probably won't appreciate it as much.
     
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    STOP JUST STOP

    Zero Wing

    The absolute hardcore gaming of zero wing!
     
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    ToeJam & Earl 2: Panic on Funkotron

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    I agree with you on the phantasy stars. I would always play them in class on my gba. I was a senior in high school and they called me "game boy".
     
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    And where is Chakan: The Forever Man?
     
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    Don't forget the greatest platformer ever: Turrican
     
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    Unlisted games:

    The "Strike" series:
    Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf
    Jungle Strike
    Urban Strike

    Mega Turrican / Turrican 3 (better than Turrican IMO)
    Taz-Mania (for a licensed game, it was surprisingly good, probably because it was just like Sonic and made by Sega)
    Yu Yu Hakusho Makyoutoissen (awesome fighting game by Treasure in line with Bleach DS - also made by Treasure)

    All the others I like are listed.
     
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    Kid Chameleon
    Landstalker
    Toe Jam and Earl
    Sonic Series

    Best games ever.



    and Altered Beast just because of the voice effects
    "RISE FROM YOUR GRAVE"
    "POWER UP"
    and of course, the death scream
    "AHHHH"
     
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    Desert & Jungle Strike (never liked Urban)
    Biohazard Battle
    Theme Park (Not the best version but its the best game of its kinds on MD/Gen)
    Herzog Zwei just has to be included, its just amazing.

    32X:
    Virtua Fighter
    Virtua Racing
    Star Wars Arcade
    Kolibri
    Space Harrier
    After Burner COmplete

    How about Sega CD? If so then:
    Snatcher (I pray that this comes to DS)
    Sonic CD
    Terminator
    Robo Aleste
    Final Fight CD
    Eternal Champions: Challenge From The Dark Side

    I'd like to add that Altered Beast is a horrible horrible game, good sound but thats it! Its mindless, repetetive and a waste of time. Most overrated game in my opinion, no idea why how anyone could like it but then life will be dull if everyone agreed with me.
     
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    the congo
    Gynoug

    *edit* I seem to recall Alien 3 being particularly good on the megadrive. The snes version was shite
     
  18. iza

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    anyone play the viking game where you had to have the 6 button controller, and it was only possible with 2 people? i cant remember the name. but it was awesome....
     
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    Rolling Thunder 2 - one of my favourite games ever. Great style from the outset with the super cool intro. Excellent run and gun gameplay. And tough as nails (for me anyway).
     
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    rolling thunder 2 was great

    and comix zone was one of my favorites
     
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