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Colin
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Posted on 09-11-10 12:57:03 AM Link
NES, 1987 (I think), Super Mario Bros. (obviously). Randomly obtained in the summer, actually.

First 3rd party games I played were Lode Runner (bought) and Ghosts n' Goblins (borrowed). I made it to Level 3 in the latter *BEFORE* I started kindergarten. *THAT* is an accomplishment in itself.

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Posted on 09-11-10 01:08:22 AM Link
I think it was 1993 or 1994 I got my NES, actually. My cousin's father gave it to us after he got a SNES.

N64 came in 1999, too. I was hoping for a Dreamcast, but shit, the N64 was pretty good too. I don't get why people were endlessly saying it was doomed and taking the same fate as the Saturn at some point.
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Posted on 09-11-10 01:17:27 AM Link
1996 with the N64. I was only 2
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Posted on 09-11-10 01:23:10 AM Link
I think my sister got me into playing video games at a very young age. Possibly at 2, most likely 3.
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Posted on 09-11-10 01:24:55 AM (last edited by Anya at 09-11-10 01:25 AM) Link
Earliest memory that I have playing video games is at age 4.
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Posted on 09-11-10 05:01:40 AM Link
I learned the alphabet with the help of video games

I played Below the Root for C64 and SMB1 for NES pretty early. Probably at age 3 or 4, if not earlier. I played Qix, Centipede, and Ms. Pac-Man way early, too. And a video-game adaptation of Classic Concentration, but I didn't understand it, so it was more my mom who was actually playing the game instead of me
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Posted on 09-11-10 11:27:04 AM Link
I remember watching my brothers play Duck Hunt and Super Mario Brothers and next I was playing Super Mario World and Super Metroid. We had Final Fantasy II but I didn't get to play it much.
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Posted on 09-11-10 12:51:05 PM Link
I believe I remember my sister playing Super Mario Land before she lost it for several years in her closet. But she got me playing Super Mario All-Stars, Super Mario World, and Aladdin. Of course I was a little asshole and kept deleting save files until I was about 6 or 7, when I realize they really didn't like that (my sister and dad). Luckily there were always three or four save slots, so I just put my saves in one of them per game.

Then they sorta stopped playing the SNES, and for a while I kept their files safe in case they wanted to play again.
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Posted on 09-11-10 02:48:04 PM Link
I remember playing Zelda and I hated it.
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Posted on 09-11-10 02:51:48 PM (last edited by Terra at 09-11-10 02:52 PM) Link
Originally posted by Orlandu
We had Final Fantasy II but I didn't get to play it much.


Is that the real FF2 or FF4?

I love Zelda. Should be expected as I'm (sort of) 1 of the ex-PureZC people We got Zelda 1 for the NES in around 1993. Which one did you try, Anya?
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Posted on 09-11-10 02:55:26 PM Link
I actually played through all of LTTP in about 6 hours in one sitting (segmented due to dinner, but still in one session nonetheless)
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Posted on 09-11-10 03:11:37 PM Link
I did that with SMB3 for no-warp marathons lasting several hours. I'd use the Game Genie to start at whichever world I wanted to lengthen or shorten the game.
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Posted on 09-11-10 03:28:18 PM Link
I still need to play FF2. I've had it forever and haven't touched it.
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Posted on 09-11-10 04:56:40 PM Link
Originally posted by Anya
I remember playing Zelda and I hated it.


Which one did you not like?
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Posted on 09-11-10 05:00:32 PM Link
The first one.
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Posted on 09-11-10 05:49:43 PM Link
Originally posted by Terra
Is that the real FF2 or FF4?

We had it on the SNES so it was called FF2 which is FF4.
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Posted on 09-11-10 06:46:46 PM Link
Originally posted by Anya
The first one.


Yeah, can't blame you too much there. The later games get much better than that, though.
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Posted on 09-11-10 06:47:43 PM Link
Anya: What about the third, LttP?
Don't go and turn into my nephew about it, though.
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Posted on 09-11-10 06:50:32 PM Link
I don't see why so many people liked it. Some of the puzzels were bullshit because you had to basically touch everything you saw, and the gameplay wasn't that fun.
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Posted on 09-11-10 07:53:40 PM Link
Actually, I'm not a fan of any of the Zelda games.
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