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Did the Sega Saturn even have anything to play besides pic related and Panzer Dragoon? It looks like nothing but arcade ports that get boring fast.

>> No.5353158
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Nope. It was a piece of fucking shit with no games.

>> No.5353165

Any of the Shining games are good, but beyond that, absolutely not.

>> No.5353167


>> No.5353191

The Sega Saturn had the best game library of it's generation...in Japan.

>> No.5353203

Wow. Wrong much? Nights and Panzer Dragoon are arcade style, so the fun comes from replaying them for hours and hours and hours trying your best to lower your time and increase your score.
The fun comes from seeing numbers get bigger. Bigger numbers = more fun.

Go back to playing your Playstation 4 and xbox 720 if you can't appreciate the joy of playing the same level over and over. /vr/ is for real gamers.

>> No.5353205

List 25 good made-for-Saturn games.

>> No.5353272

It's Sega, of course it's going to be heavy on arcade ports and arcade-style games. That's sort of Sega's thing. They were primarily a developer of arcade games.

>> No.5353290

Burning Rangers

>> No.5353291

game sucks

>> No.5353308
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Samefag bernieposter

>> No.5353329

Fuck you, game's awesome.

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game sucks

>> No.5353349

post sucks

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>> No.5353353


Saturn had a weaker library, and effectively it died in 1998, while the PlayStation was strong as hell until well into 2001. Backwards capability of the PS2 lead to a few more years of life in the system.

A lot of the games aren't that good, and don't compare to PS. You see lists like >>5353352 that are absolutely filled with padding to keep them decent size. No way that Duke Nukem would ever make a best PS game list. A lot of them are mediocre, rather than bad.

The JP section is better. A lot of the shooting games, are great. Something like Deep Fear is "interseting", but kind of a mess of a game that doesn't beat Resident Evil.

Wachenroder is a cool story, premise, and atmosphere,but is ugly with okay boring gameplay. THat should get a remake.

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i loved nights & was completely blown away testing the demo at my local retailer...theres also a christmas version if you havent checked it out

i grabbed a saturn for the 2d fighting games as they are objectively the best versions usually (marvel vs capcom, street fighters etc)

something about having the "big" 3D controllers feels great & i will always love sega to death

>> No.5353596

This pasta is getting stale

>> No.5353604

Fuck off

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Sony drones in full damage control

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>> No.5353635

yes OP, play dragon force (best game imo), dragon force 2 (jap only), deep fear (very good survival), dark savior, bulk slash, shining the holy ark, sega rally (never gets boring), a lot of T-RPGs if you like that, and multiplats that are arguably better on the Saturn like Exhumed or Duke.

sure, the ps1 had a better library as a whole, but the saturn had many games to have a lot of fun. if it's not a bait thread, then just try them

>> No.5353636

correction, dragon force 2 has an excellent fan translation patch.

>> No.5353667

>No way that Duke Nukem would ever make a best PS game list
Maybe that has something to do with the PS1 port of Duke Nukem being complete garbage compared to the Saturn version

>> No.5353697

Sony Drony detected

>> No.5353934

Deep Fear
Radiant Silvergun
Dark Savior
Shining Force 3
Shining the Holy Ark
Burning Rangers
Panzer Dragoon Zwei
Panzer Dragoon Saga
Guardian Heroes
Silhouette Mirage
Dragon Force
Dragon Force 2
Tomb Raider
Thunder Force V
Blast Wind
Saturn Bomberman
Psychic Killer Taromaru
Keio Flying Squadron 2
Legend of Oasis
Magic Knight Rayearth
Shinobi X
Bulk Slash
Assault Suit Leynos 2

>> No.5354020

>arcade ports that get boring fast.

The system may just not appeal to you depending what kinds of games you like, but I greatly enjoy my Saturn.

Legend of Oasis
Guardian Heroes
Dark Savior
Silhouette Mirage (import but jap is the only version worth playing anyways)
Dragon Force
Burning Rangers

Those are some of the non-arcade games I liked on it, but depending on your taste some or all may not appeal. Not everything is for everyone...

>> No.5354950

Yes it had heaps of good games. If Nights and PDS are all you can name you're incredibly ignorant.

>> No.5354973

Radiant Silvergun

>> No.5355003

Terra Diver shits all over that overrated rubbish.

>> No.5355017

dont you have to make a treasure hate thread somewhere else?

>> No.5355052

I don't hate Treasure per se, just their shumps. They made some ok platformers.

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>> No.5356498

How many of thwae have English releases or translations? Just got a saturn and am looking for a good time.

>> No.5358537

I mean the Playstation was objectively better, even when it comes to 2D games it can hold ground against the Saturn due to SotN, the beter version of DoDonPachi, etc., but that's not the point. Point is the Saturn is still good and if you like arcade games you'll like it. If you don't and you don't know moon then it has limited value.

>> No.5358546

>even when it comes to 2D games it can hold ground against the Saturn due to SotN, the beter version of DoDonPachi, etc.
Nice work naming the only 2 2D games that perform better on PS.

>> No.5358567

So? They're some of the best games on either system. The PS1 also has stuff like Lunar, Skullmonkeys, Suikoden, Abe's Oddysee, and more.

>> No.5358584

Lunar remake is better on Saturn.

>> No.5358729

if you only rented shit from blockbuster as a kid then you were lucky to have anything to play at all.

>> No.5360418

Ports of:
Duke Nukem 3D
Megaman X3
Megaman X4
Megaman 8
Resident Evil

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>> No.5360961

To be fair the Bernard Stolar joke was pretty on the head.

>> No.5360969

This but unironically. Kys zoomer

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Lunar remakes are trash compared to the originals in both versions.

>> No.5361047

>Tomb Raider
The Saturn port was complete balls

>> No.5361071

The game was developed for the Saturn, retard.

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