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What's the most mediocre retro game you can think of? Not bad, not good, just eh. For me it's pic related.

>> No.10822148

smb1

>> No.10822151

doom

>> No.10822154

>>10822147
I don't understand how nobody talks about the shitty controls for the MSX metal gear games. Running at 15 fps coupled with fuzzy boundaries does not make for a very nice gameplay experience

>inb4 muh software scrolling
yes i understand all the scrolling and graphics were done in software, but still it soils the experience somewhat.

>> No.10822158

half-life 2

>> No.10822159

monkey island

>>10822154
you're doing it wrong you're supposed to follow OP's lead and post names of popular and critically acclaimed games

>> No.10822160

>>10822159
oh i saw metal gear and i felt the need to point out that flaw and i wanted to see how other people felt about that.

>> No.10822162

>>10822154
>15 fps
how about you play the actual msx version and not the shitty mobile demake

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>> No.10822165

>>10822154
>yes i understand all the scrolling and graphics were done in software
as opposed to physically moving your tv around?

>> No.10822168

>>10822162
What are you talking about. I played it in the MSX emulator.

>> No.10822176

>>10822165
Look anon, when you're constantly getting up to move a 300lb CRT television to see something a little offscreen, you'll appreciate software scrolling.

>> No.10822180

>>10822165
what I mean is the MSX has no dedicated hardware to handle sprites like the NES has, and thus the 15 fps and sluggish controls.

>> No.10822191

>>10822154
Metal Gear is not a game that expects 16.67ms reaction times; 15fps in fine for what it is.

>> No.10822192

>>10822191
I guess not but definitely has not aged well

>> No.10822198

>>10822191
it'd play better as a texture adventure desu

>> No.10822203

>>10822198
*text
thanks chrome

>> No.10822208

Zelda
Sonic
RE

>> No.10822215

>>10822192
It doesn't impede your progress. Never mind that the game itself didn't change; we've become more ignorant.

>> No.10822239

>>10822168
Then it plays at 60 fps, stop lying

>> No.10822260

>>10822176
Are CRTs gyroscopes now?

>> No.10822282

>>10822260
their windows into a world of the imagination

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>>10822282
Then just imagine the screen scrolling.

>> No.10822295

>>10822289
can't, burnt out my imagination playing too many video games

>> No.10822491

>>10822147
Crash Bandicoot is boring as hell