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1800_Cool_Guy
05-08-2013, 01:05 PM
http://espn.go.com/espn/playbook/story/_/id/9236225/jon-robinson-ranks-best-sports-video-games-all


Cliffs of the list

25. "Bases Loaded"
24. "NFL Street"
23. "Ice Hockey"
22. "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters"
21. "Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs"
20. NBA Live 2005
19. SSX
18. MLB 13: The Show
17. NCAA Football 2004
16. College Hoops 2K8
15. "RBI Baseball"
14. "FIFA Soccer 10"
13. "NFL Blitz"
12. "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2"
11. "NBA 2K11"
10. "Madden NFL 2005"
9. "NBA Jam"
8. "ESPN NFL 2K5"
7. "Baseball Stars"
6. "NBA Street Vol. 2"
5. WWF No Mercy
4. MVP Baseball 2005
3. Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!
2. NHL 94
1. Tecmo Super Bowl


To be continued today and tomorrow.

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 01:09 PM
if major league ken griffey jr. for the n64 isn't first ill rage

THE GOAT!

http://zazenlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/kgj-baseball.jpg

actually played 5 whole 162 game seasons never simulated. thats how good it was

honorable mention:

http://ps2media.ign.com/ps2/image/object/015/015993/620120boxart_160w.jpg

TehScoTTmA
05-08-2013, 01:09 PM
NBA LIVE 2005 hnnnnngggg

TehScoTTmA
05-08-2013, 01:10 PM
if major league ken griffey jr. for the n64 isn't first ill rage

Was gonna say this, MAdden 2005, or Slugfest

ilovedrpepper
05-08-2013, 01:19 PM
Mike Tyson's Punchout better be number 1.

hardestout89
05-08-2013, 01:21 PM
nhl 98 must be top 10

NorrinRadd12
05-08-2013, 01:25 PM
17. NCAA Football 2004


I still play this. srs

isp
05-08-2013, 01:26 PM
http://i.imgur.com/cw0urQW.jpg

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5349875/jam.gif

Game was lulzy as fuk

montecarlo
05-08-2013, 01:26 PM
nba2k13 or nfl 2k5 for #1

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 01:27 PM
Saw nba2k11 at 1. leaving satisfied.


Although I feel 2k13 was > 2k12 and 2k11 I think 2k11 gets the nod for being the first game to bring back jordan and the greats like they did.

tfw when u realize that it didn't even make the TOP 10

hahaha

matfexican
05-08-2013, 01:27 PM
NHL 94 on genesis should be up there as well

montecarlo
05-08-2013, 01:28 PM
tfw when u realize that it didn't even make the TOP 10

hahaha



lol yeah. just saw and had to edit. fail. gives me hope 2k13 will be where it belongs though. game is so much jizz. although in b4 nes game is #1.

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 01:29 PM
lol yeah. just saw and had to edit. fail. gives me hope 2k13 will be where it belongs though. game is so much jizz.

see post 2 for the goats :)

montecarlo
05-08-2013, 01:30 PM
see post 2 for the goats :)

In before this game is #1 and the whole list goes to ****.


http://www.gamegavel.com/reviews/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/tb_4.jpg

NorrinRadd12
05-08-2013, 01:30 PM
NHL 94 on genesis should be up there as well

brb wrap around
brb goal

NewYorkMets
05-08-2013, 01:31 PM
1. Nba Jam
2. Sports talk baseball
3. Tecmo Bowl

dannyg2127
05-08-2013, 01:31 PM
Still a fan of the MVP 2004 game could play it now.

Fight Night Round 4 and Fight Night Champion are awesome

NHL Hits was fuarkinnngg awesome

and Blitz is a classic probably wouldve been my number one

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 01:33 PM
Still a fan of the MVP 2004 game could play it now.

Fight Night Round 4 and Fight Night Champion are awesome

NHL Hits was fuarkinnngg awesome

and Blitz is a classic probably wouldve been my number one

2nd best baseball game. doesn't beat ken griffey

isp
05-08-2013, 01:45 PM
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5349875/2362255-nes_stadiumevents.png

Anyone have this layin around in the basement/attic? It's worth some cash...

Dudeicus
05-08-2013, 01:47 PM
NFL 2k5 not even in the top 10?

lol not sure if srs

Edit: my bad, misread. eagerly waiting for 2k5's rightful spot in the top 3

homicidal_misc
05-08-2013, 01:50 PM
MVP Baseball WILL be in the top 5 I'm calling it now.

MikeJones77
05-08-2013, 01:53 PM
baseball stars

JBhaverhill
05-08-2013, 01:59 PM
http://i.imgur.com/cw0urQW.jpg

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5349875/jam.gif

Game was lulzy as fuk

lol. This **** happened all the time.

4 second dunk with 2 seconds left on the clock. drove me nuts.

Announcer in that game are classic as well.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyeFt5xO9MI

Humungus
05-08-2013, 02:00 PM
http://t1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQQ-pfRtrUUl9eW6PiQScoXy9w9YbQSeCKG8jCtYJe3qRFxuNBkJg

neighborr
05-08-2013, 02:07 PM
Anything past Madden 2k5 should not be on this list at all.


On the other hand these should all be in top 10:



http://cdn.wikimg.net/strategywiki/images/thumb/f/f6/NHL_Hitz_20-03_Boxart.jpg/250px-NHL_Hitz_20-03_Boxart.jpg
http://zazenlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/kgj-baseball.jpg
http://24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lnxh6feGpo1qcvqe3o1_400.jpg
http://images.wikia.com/nintendo/en/images/a/a3/NFL_Blitz_n64.jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/1/10/NBA_2K13_Box_art.jpg/220px-NBA_2K13_Box_art.jpg









Dat childhood
http://25.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_mdeelqsRCB1rivr2ao1_250.gif

Sadteeth
05-08-2013, 02:08 PM
MVP Baseball hnnggggg

Mr.Roarke
05-08-2013, 02:09 PM
http://www.megghy.com/immagini/PS2/N/NHL_HITZ_2002_PS2.jpg

goat

SethID
05-08-2013, 02:10 PM
MVP Baseball hnnggggg

MVP baseball 2005...the last one ever made still play it from time to time

onetime1111
05-08-2013, 02:13 PM
NHLPA93 for Sega better be top 5 or I'm calling anti hockey bias

brb making Gretzkys head bleed

The_Albatross
05-08-2013, 02:14 PM
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_QG1B73r90KA/TJJmrrL0RxI/AAAAAAAAADo/4csi4weeo_k/s1600/Base_Wars_cover.jpg

RWBaseball4
05-08-2013, 02:19 PM
NHL13 better be in there

ivegotbigballs
05-08-2013, 02:24 PM
The original Ken Griffey Jr. for the N64 is my favorite. Best gameplay of any sports game ever. It lacked some features that made you really scratch your head as to why they were excluded though, like difficulty settings and the ability to quit a game once started.

Strizzz
05-08-2013, 02:25 PM
http://espn.go.com/espn/playbook/story/_/id/9236225/jon-robinson-ranks-best-sports-video-games-all


cliffs of the list

25. "bases loaded"
24. "nfl street"
23. "ice hockey"
22. "tiger woods pga tour 12: The masters"
21. "bulls vs. Blazers and the nba playoffs"
20. Nba live 2005
19. Ssx
18. Mlb 13: The show
17. Ncaa football 2004
16. College hoops 2k8
15. "rbi baseball"
14. "fifa soccer 10"
13. "nfl blitz"
12. "tony hawk's pro skater 2"
11. "nba 2k11"


to be continued today and tomorrow.

NFL Street is the GOAT.

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 02:38 PM
NFL Street is the GOAT.

ricky Williams stiff arm of peace

Margzz
05-08-2013, 02:40 PM
#1

http://image.gamespotcdn.net/gamespot/images/box/3/4/9/567349_7241_front.jpg

Clives_Bicep
05-08-2013, 02:48 PM
goat

http://drinkingtownwithasportsproblem.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/maddenbox01.jpg

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 02:50 PM
goat

http://drinkingtownwithasportsproblem.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/maddenbox01.jpg
I raise you:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/7/75/Madden2003Box.jpg/256px-Madden2003Box.jpg

AndrettiFamily
05-08-2013, 03:20 PM
NFL 2k5.....

NickA44
05-08-2013, 03:26 PM
I played the ****tttttttttt out of bulls vs blazers on sega

only game that had Jordan instead of player #99 or player #23

2pacalypto
05-08-2013, 03:29 PM
strong nostalgia

remember all the weird cheats for the old nfl blitz

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-LC6ZNPQcZRE/T6iJHttJT0I/AAAAAAAAAPI/N8yUjFZ2mBI/s320/NFL+Blitz+Big+Head+Cheat+Code.jpg

JaxBrah
05-08-2013, 04:03 PM
Nfl 2k4 or Griffey better be #1

TSFP
05-08-2013, 04:04 PM
2k11 was great

Phobaphobia
05-08-2013, 04:17 PM
There's gotta be at least one Madden and two NHLs in the top 10.

YesWayNoWeigh
05-08-2013, 04:24 PM
if mlb 2005 isnt on there the jimmies will be rustled

mojo85
05-08-2013, 04:26 PM
if not #1 list is chit

http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20081004045302/nintendo/en/images/1/13/Blades_of_Steel_(NES)_(NA).jpg

Seldini
05-08-2013, 04:28 PM
GOAT of GOATs

http://www.file-extensions.org/imgs/app-picture/8363/mvp-baseball-2005.jpg

dannyg2127
05-08-2013, 04:30 PM
Madden 2005 needs to get a mention with the introduction of the hit stick. Or at least Madden 06 which had the hit stick and added the truck stick

Waka_Flocka
05-08-2013, 05:10 PM
http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQXtRAZo-L4W1OhTegMxLfEnlq38uXK4Ku_N8Oy8Fq_qKjytUMw5g


brb Air McNair, Ricky Williams, and Kiesha Phillips....GOAT team.

Strizzz
05-08-2013, 05:10 PM
ricky Williams stiff arm of peace

He was ridiculous. So was Corey Dillon fuark...

dannyg2127
05-08-2013, 05:16 PM
http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQXtRAZo-L4W1OhTegMxLfEnlq38uXK4Ku_N8Oy8Fq_qKjytUMw5g


brb Air McNair, Ricky Williams, and Kiesha Phillips....GOAT team.

Wow how could I forget the backyard games.... spent so much of my childhood playing these

Pablo Sanchez of peace

Sublime88
05-08-2013, 05:23 PM
He was ridiculous. So was Corey Dillon fuark...

Ahman Green and Csonka too

1800_Cool_Guy
05-08-2013, 05:25 PM
a lot of feels in this thread

Shortstop36
05-08-2013, 05:25 PM
lol yeah. just saw and had to edit. fail. gives me hope 2k13 will be where it belongs though. game is so much jizz. although in b4 nes game is #1.



nba 2k7 too control of my life.

Gator286
05-08-2013, 06:08 PM
Da Bomb - most effective play in any video game ever

HumptyBrah
05-08-2013, 06:22 PM
Would neg ESPN, Blitz needs to be top 10

Top spot contenders:
- Madden 97
- Tecmo Super Bowl
- MLB feat Ken Griffy Jr

StrongM477
05-08-2013, 06:25 PM
NHL 2003 should be up there too. brb goat commentary

Leatherneck1833
05-08-2013, 06:28 PM
if not #1 list is chit

http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20081004045302/nintendo/en/images/1/13/Blades_of_Steel_(NES)_(NA).jpg

Came in to post this. Good stuff!

Shortstop36
05-08-2013, 06:32 PM
http://image.gamespotcdn.net/gamespot/images/box/0/9/2/198092_42586_front.jpg



HNNNNNNNNGNNGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG

BobbyGz
05-08-2013, 06:33 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/3/3d/Punch-out_mrdream_boxart.PNG/220px-Punch-out_mrdream_boxart.PNG

HumptyBrah
05-08-2013, 06:35 PM
It's crazy to look back on games that had, at the time, GOAT graphics and compare them to today.

For example, when World Series Baseball 2k1 came out, its graphics were mind blowing.


http://image.gamespotcdn.net/gamespot/images/screenshots/dc/WorldSeriesBaseball2K1/WorldSeriesBaseball2K1_b2_790screen004.jpg

http://assets1.ignimgs.com/2000/07/21/bg10-171202_640w.jpg

http://assets2.ignimgs.com/2000/05/10/bg17-158997_640w.jpg

http://assets1.ignimgs.com/2000/05/10/bg07-158987_640w.jpg

LyonGaultier
05-08-2013, 06:40 PM
Hoping these games make the list

http://collegesportvideos.com/wp-content/plugins/rss-poster/cache/729ea_Mvp_07_Ncaa_Baseball___Dvd___Custom.jpg

http://downloads.sega.com/sigames/web/images/static/footballmanager/fm13-pack-en.png

http://www.coverdude.com/covers/fifa-manager-2013-pal-front-cover-99086.jpg


and























http://www.theoldcomputer.com/game-box-art-covers/Sega/Dreamcast/Games/JAP/f/Fire%20Pro%20D%20Wrestling%20(JAP)%20-%20Front.jpg

AGangsta
05-08-2013, 06:54 PM
no madden on xbox 360/ps3 should make this list.

nba street vol. 2, top spin, fifa 08 were all revolutionary

alial30
05-08-2013, 07:25 PM
if not #1 list is chit

http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20081004045302/nintendo/en/images/1/13/Blades_of_Steel_(NES)_(NA).jpg

classic.

SkinnyBeast24
05-08-2013, 07:28 PM
classic.

cot dayum.

hard nostalgia.

wouldn't be mad if top 3.

MikeJones77
05-08-2013, 07:33 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/2/28/BaseballStarsNESCover.jpg/265px-BaseballStarsNESCover.jpg
http://image.allmusic.com/00/agg/cov200/drg000/g016/g016602t542.jpg
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/511vBBiKpGL._SY300_.jpg
http://images.wikia.com/nintendo/en/images/9/94/Hit_the_Ice_(SNES)_(NA).jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/0/0f/Wayne_Gretzky%27s_3D_Hockey_for_N64,_Front_Cover.j pg

dan213
05-08-2013, 07:36 PM
MVP Baseball with Manny on the cover (2004 or 2005?) is the GOAT game.

travellingbrah
05-08-2013, 07:40 PM
NBA jam and one of the older fifa's should be at the top.

Bezzz
05-08-2013, 07:41 PM
inb4 Fifa 11/12/13 is 1.2.3

HumptyBrah
05-08-2013, 07:51 PM
ITT: nostalgia

Ben6485
05-08-2013, 08:07 PM
http://i.imgur.com/cw0urQW.jpg

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5349875/jam.gif

Game was lulzy as fuk


ding ding ding
we have a winner

KidDynamite
05-08-2013, 08:07 PM
NHL 94 on genesis should be up there as well

blackhawks theme was the sh*t

HumptyBrah
05-08-2013, 08:09 PM
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5349875/jam.gif

Game was lulzy as fuk
fuking lold

Make the ball green with green flames, then at the bottom after shot clock violation put NEGGED

ElTito
05-08-2013, 09:06 PM
Curious to know, does anyone know why, Michael Jordan never featured in many games? Like NBA jam (or hangtime always forget) where it was 2 on2 and they had pippen and rodman and all , but never mj?

Was it because of $$?

iamdetermined
05-08-2013, 09:11 PM
Nba street should be top ten, 2k11 should've been top 10 too but w/e....posts ITT have me thinking of upgradint to 2k13 though.

1800_Cool_Guy
05-09-2013, 05:37 PM
Bump. List has been updated.

Cliffs of the list

25. "Bases Loaded"
24. "NFL Street"
23. "Ice Hockey"
22. "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters"
21. "Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs"
20. NBA Live 2005
19. SSX
18. MLB 13: The Show
17. NCAA Football 2004
16. College Hoops 2K8
15. "RBI Baseball"
14. "FIFA Soccer 10"
13. "NFL Blitz"
12. "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2"
11. "NBA 2K11"
10. "Madden NFL 2005"
9. "NBA Jam"
8. "ESPN NFL 2K5"
7. "Baseball Stars"
6. "NBA Street Vol. 2"
5.
4.
3.
2.
1.

fishnbrah
05-09-2013, 05:39 PM
super tecmo bowl>all

2nd place. Ken Griffey jr Baseball

fballer12
05-09-2013, 05:39 PM
Good additions with nba jam, nfl 2k5, and nba street vol 2. Really curious to see the top 5

TehScoTTmA
05-09-2013, 05:49 PM
Slugfest top 5!

ivegotbigballs
05-09-2013, 06:27 PM
Misc, I am proud at how well Ken Griffey Jr Baseball is represented ITT. I kinda always considered it an obscure, forgotten classic. Surprised so many people share my feels

NoochBrah
05-09-2013, 06:33 PM
NHL 94 on genesis should be up there as well

this

BullBoy8
05-09-2013, 06:35 PM
inb4 Tiger Woods 2003

chivasregal
05-09-2013, 06:45 PM
why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?

StringBell
05-09-2013, 06:58 PM
why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?

I'd play NBA Jam over any phaggy time game put out this year.

chivasregal
05-09-2013, 07:17 PM
I'd play NBA Jam over any phaggy time game put out this year.

NBA jam is sure a great game, but overall present games > back then.

Maybe older games seem better to y'all because you played them as kids

HumptyBrah
05-09-2013, 07:17 PM
[size=10] why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?
Negged for big ass text

NoS_oUtLaSt
05-09-2013, 07:18 PM
inb4 the new Madden is #1 and Sportscenter is not brought to you by EA Sports.


Also they need to remake the NFL streets. Those games were awesome.

bdub02
05-09-2013, 07:19 PM
I raise you:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/7/75/Madden2003Box.jpg/256px-Madden2003Box.jpg[/QUOTE]

We have a winner

StonerDreams
05-09-2013, 07:20 PM
NBA jam is sure a great game, but overall present games > back then.

Maybe older games seem better to y'all because you played them as kids

you obviously haven no idea what gameplay means

and SSX should have been higher on the list

SighGR
05-09-2013, 07:21 PM
http://firsthour.net/screenshots/mvp-baseball-2005/mvp-baseball-2005-cover.jpg


One of the greatest games ever.

StringBell
05-09-2013, 07:30 PM
NBA jam is sure a great game, but overall present games > back then.

Maybe older games seem better to y'all because you played them as kids

Patrick Willis in Madden 2013 isn't tackling Tecmo Bowl Bo Jackson. Lebron James in NBA 2k13 isn't checking Larry "Grandma" Johnson from NBA Jam. Old > New

bcop
05-09-2013, 07:38 PM
If you never played this game in the 90's you missed out.

http://i.imgur.com/t6NGB.jpg

YellowOnYellow
05-09-2013, 08:08 PM
Da Bomb - most effective play in any video game ever

This play worked irl too. Used that play so much at recess. Those feels.

Leatherneck1833
05-09-2013, 08:28 PM
Wont make the list but this game was bad a$$!!!

http://i1322.photobucket.com/albums/u578/yatyas12345/220px-Mutant_League_Football_cover_zps5ccecfad.png (http://s1322.photobucket.com/user/yatyas12345/media/220px-Mutant_League_Football_cover_zps5ccecfad.png.html)

Srs Thread
05-09-2013, 08:33 PM
Mutant league football
Nba jam te
95 madden, 95 nba live, 95 NHL (goat year)
RBI baseball
Ncaa 04

Strizzz
05-09-2013, 08:42 PM
Seriously though, lol'd if you don't think this is the best football game of all-time:

https://pwned.com/gamecovers/xbox/d9d0acdeb198fd346c8dc5001fb7ba58-NFL_2K5.jpg

Love Pirate
05-09-2013, 10:05 PM
if major league ken griffey jr. for the n64 isn't first ill rage

THE GOAT!

http://zazenlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/kgj-baseball.jpg

actually played 5 whole 162 game seasons never simulated. thats how good it was

honorable mention:

http://ps2media.ign.com/ps2/image/object/015/015993/620120boxart_160w.jpg

So much this dude... Just saw this thread for the first time and came in to post this! I put so many hours into that game. I would always do a fantasy draft and then make a ton of trades until I had my dream team. It would let me trade any 3 mediocre players for a superstar. Brb picking up free agents just to trade them


My lineup looked like this:

DH - Edgar Martinez
SS - ARod
LF - Bonds
CF - Griffey
DH - Frank Thomas
C - Piazza

Can't remember who else. Also would grab Pedro, Schilling, Daryl Kile(rip), randy johnson

MoMoneyMoProbs
05-09-2013, 10:10 PM
if major league ken griffey jr. for the n64 isn't first ill rage

THE GOAT!

http://zazenlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/kgj-baseball.jpg


Griffey up to bat:

Start: left, left, right, right, right, left, left.

You aware?

Sjas
05-09-2013, 10:34 PM
1. Golden goal 98 (PC) --- GOAT game
2. Premier league manager 97(PC)
3. Fifa street 2 (Ronaldinho of peace)(PS2)
4. Fifa 99 (PS1)
5. Madden 06 (PS2)

El Fuerte
05-09-2013, 10:51 PM
if major league ken griffey jr. For the n64 isn't first ill rage

the goat!

http://zazenlife.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/kgj-baseball.jpg
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^


actually played 5 whole 162 game seasons never simulated. Thats how good it was

honorable mention:

http://ps2media.ign.com/ps2/image/object/015/015993/620120boxart_160w.jpg


^^^^^^^^^ this

AJ1528
05-09-2013, 10:57 PM
Griffey up to bat:

Start: left, left, right, right, right, left, left.

You aware?

Points to the outfield, next hit a HR. Phucking loved that game. I still play it once in a while.

dg1292
05-09-2013, 11:02 PM
https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSwk6xwHnzsicNCWPiVTcKhOaT-JwC_h0lIIG8oGpA_Q7gloK-AkAhttp://ps2media.ign.com/ps2/image/object/016/016459/615773boxart_160w.jpghttp://ps2media.ign.com/ps2/image/object/015/015993/620120boxart_160w.jpg


nostalgia/10


edit for https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTPHTU3parFoEjpFmcU-V72IhKiwTWHhPHEzzYg-p8zq0d6J6eIJA

laxster
05-09-2013, 11:02 PM
why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?

I still play n64 and games like blitz and hangtime kick the **** out of most of the trash that comes out today

BillVickerson
05-09-2013, 11:06 PM
Street basketball, NBA 2k9, Madden 10, NCAA 13 i'd say have been my favorite. Hot Shots Golf was great back in the day as well if you count that as a sports game.

jon1995
05-09-2013, 11:19 PM
No MVP baseball or street ball no care

zpaintballer
05-09-2013, 11:28 PM
Never watched a hockey game or had in interest in hockey, but played this game for hours and hours

http://image.gamespotcdn.net/gamespot/images/box/2/7/9/199279_28088_front.jpg


TytJtbRZWG0

ydoc2012
05-09-2013, 11:41 PM
http://gamefacts.diggitup.com/Image/covers/espn-nfl-2k5/espn-nfl-2k5-cover201943.jpg

http://t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ12Y_tG9nEt1R22QZ-7DtdQvlaNcgaxRutkJRv-pgRBX_8ZOxP

lovebbing
05-10-2013, 12:07 AM
why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?

hey dumbass, you really think ESPN is filled with game savy nerds?

they arent listing Madden 2013 because of innovational graphics engines or realistic faces....

They are going to list long lasting and household named franchises and games that had an impact on sports and culture moreso.

ryantodd7
05-10-2013, 12:15 AM
nfl 2k5 was so boss..... bishes be mirin my crib decked in colts gear

Strizzz
05-10-2013, 01:09 AM
Lol..

http://i.minus.com/icrLV3enm8C84.gif

BEASTMODE420
05-10-2013, 06:23 AM
if not #1 list is chit

http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20081004045302/nintendo/en/images/1/13/Blades_of_Steel_(NES)_(NA).jpg

YES! My gf and I walked into a vintage game store yesterday and I heard the whistle from the game, yelled is that baldes of steel!?!? hauled ass to the screen and almost creamed lol


Madden 2005 needs to get a mention with the introduction of the hit stick. Or at least Madden 06 which had the hit stick and added the truck stick

Agreed, never stopped playing those even when the new ones kept coming out. Even when Alexander was on the cover, those ones were still better. They changed the "game" lol


So much this dude... Just saw this thread for the first time and came in to post this! I put so many hours into that game. I would always do a fantasy draft and then make a ton of trades until I had my dream team. It would let me trade any 3 mediocre players for a superstar. Brb picking up free agents just to trade them


My lineup looked like this:

DH - Edgar Martinez
SS - ARod
LF - Bonds
CF - Griffey
DH - Frank Thomas
C - Piazza

Can't remember who else. Also would grab Pedro, Schilling, Daryl Kile(rip), randy johnson Hell yes

dude my bro and I would do this all the time. it was like one of the first games you could draft with. hnnngggggg best thing ever

Now BATtingggggg MIKE PIAAAAZZZAAAAA

Mariners always hnnngggg

Edger
Griffey
Cora
Johnson
Buehner? or something

f innggg great game tho

wolfram22
05-10-2013, 06:26 AM
so many seasons played...

Jon Dowd, u aware?

http://www.file-extensions.org/imgs/app-picture/8363/mvp-baseball-2005.jpg

Love Pirate
05-10-2013, 06:31 AM
YES! My gf and I walked into a vintage game store yesterday and I heard the whistle from the game, yelled is that baldes of steel!?!? hauled ass to the screen and almost creamed lol



Agreed, never stopped playing those even when the new ones kept coming out. Even when Alexander was on the cover, those ones were still better. They changed the "game" lol

Hell yes

dude my bro and I would do this all the time. it was like one of the first games you could draft with. hnnngggggg best thing ever

Now BATtingggggg MIKE PIAAAAZZZAAAAA

Mariners always hnnngggg

Edger
Griffey
Cora
Johnson
Buehner? or something

f innggg great game tho


I still remember some of the stats lol.. Every player got a 1-10 in hitting power, accuracy, throwing, and speed. Griffey was 10, 10, 10, 8. There were only 4 players with 10 and 10 in power and accuracy. Piazza, Griffey, Bonds, and Frank Thomas

Edit - and how everyone only had the same few batting stances. Except Griffey of course got his own

yieldtonothing
05-10-2013, 06:38 AM
http://bulk2.destructoid.com/ul/93151-NHL-95-cover_header.jpg


http://image.allmusic.com/00/agg/cov200/drg000/g016/g016602t542.jpg

http://image.allmusic.com/00/agg/cov200/drg000/g095/g09586masqu.jpg

DA_MOSS
05-10-2013, 06:42 AM
Mariners always hnnngggg

Edger
Griffey
Cora
Johnson
Buehner? or something

f innggg great game tho

Jay Buhner.. hit BOMBS too..

My favorite game of all time


http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_m7dww9HcUz1qa12tx.jpg

BEASTMODE420
05-10-2013, 06:42 AM
I still remember some of the stats lol.. Every player got a 1-10 in hitting power, accuracy, throwing, and speed. Griffey was 10, 10, 10, 8. There were only 4 players with 10 and 10 in power and accuracy. Piazza, Griffey, Bonds, and Frank Thomas

Edit - and how everyone only had the same few batting stances. Except Griffey of course got his own

hell yea and all those stats determined hoe large their "hitting circle was"

I just recalled how the annoucer would say out differently for 1st 2nd and 3rd outts lol

1st- was like a quick "OUT!"

2nd- was like a slightly louder "OUT!!"

3rd- was like a slightly dragged out "OOuuTTtttt"

Hi, this is Ken Griffey JR, lets play Major League Baseball.

W9O032KK_jM

lsiberian
05-10-2013, 06:57 AM
why would anyone rank a game from the 90's above a game from
present day? I'm guessing graphics and overall gameplay don't matter anymore right?

The gameplay of modern sports game isn't really that much better in most franchises plus innovation simply doesn't happen much anymore in sports games. The development costs are too high and the programming talent level too low. When I can make 6 figures programming a fighter jet rather than 5 figures working 80 hour weeks to make a game? It tells you why games simply rehash the engines from the 90s still.

Fifa is an exception to this, but that's because it's the top selling game every year.

GOAT Sports games for me.
FIFA 13, Tecmo Super Bowl 3 Final Edition, Ken Griffey 64, NCAA Football 2002(Recruiting)

Trapstar4.4
05-10-2013, 07:26 AM
that blades of steel makes me want to shed a tear

i remember arch rivals being pretty fun. i didnt own it, but a cousin of mine did. from what I remember it was fun to get violent on the court

http://pwned.com/gamecovers/nintendo/6e1c5aa737315b0ab24909f240d7f176-Arch_Rivals.jpg

Love Pirate
05-10-2013, 07:47 AM
hell yea and all those stats determined hoe large their "hitting circle was"

I just recalled how the annoucer would say out differently for 1st 2nd and 3rd outts lol

1st- was like a quick "OUT!"

2nd- was like a slightly louder "OUT!!"

3rd- was like a slightly dragged out "OOuuTTtttt"

Hi, this is Ken Griffey JR, lets play Major League Baseball.

[youtube]W9O032KK_jM[/ytube]

Brb bombing 5 ground rule a game with Edgar Martinez and his bubble was almost as big as the whole strike zone

Edit - and Sammy Sosa sucked in that game but hit 66 homers that year

Leatherneck1833
05-10-2013, 07:50 AM
So much nostalgia in this thread.

http://i1322.photobucket.com/albums/u578/yatyas12345/IMG_20130510_074328_zps7c4b32f3.jpg (http://s1322.photobucket.com/user/yatyas12345/media/IMG_20130510_074328_zps7c4b32f3.jpg.html)

Every once in a while I still ball it up on Double Dribble. They all still work gents. Thanks for taking me back to my roots. Blades of Steel I still have to blow on the cartridge and say a little prayer to get it to work though. Doesn't always work!

iTunesBrah
05-10-2013, 07:50 AM
my top 5 sports games:

Fifa 2008
NBA LIVE 2005
NBA 2K7
Fight night round 4
Madden 08

Wu-Massacre
05-10-2013, 07:55 AM
MVP Baseball 2005,NFL 2k5 and NBA 2k13 are top 3 srs especially MVP Baseball with mods made it the GOAT baseball game. Tony Hawk Pro Skater should get a mention also that game was the best back in the day


XeNKhm09Q88

ItsWhatIDo
05-10-2013, 08:32 AM
Used to love International Superstar Soccer with Carlos Valderamma on the cover.

Love Pirate
05-10-2013, 08:37 AM
Must say I also enjoyed NBA live 2005 which made the list. The one with Melo on the cover. It had a sick soundtrack. I used to spend a lot of time creating myself as a shooting guard and trying to ball like crazy and get triple doubles

LyonGaultier
05-10-2013, 08:37 AM
Anyone use to play this game?

http://thumbs2.ebaystatic.com/d/l225/m/myrc8YGUMxpAyiQ-YiWve7A.jpg

Game was amazing.

airdog93
05-10-2013, 08:37 AM
MVP Baseball 2005,NFL 2k5 and NBA 2k13 are top 3 srs especially MVP Baseball with mods made it the GOAT baseball game. Tony Hawk Pro Skater should get a mention also that game was the best back in the day


XeNKhm09Q88

i can confirm, MVP baseball was amazing. Was truly sad when they stopped making it, though the Show isnt too bad

1800_Cool_Guy
05-10-2013, 08:48 AM
Full list. Your thoughts.

Cliffs of the list

25. "Bases Loaded"
24. "NFL Street"
23. "Ice Hockey"
22. "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters"
21. "Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs"
20. NBA Live 2005
19. SSX
18. MLB 13: The Show
17. NCAA Football 2004
16. College Hoops 2K8
15. "RBI Baseball"
14. "FIFA Soccer 10"
13. "NFL Blitz"
12. "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2"
11. "NBA 2K11"
10. "Madden NFL 2005"
9. "NBA Jam"
8. "ESPN NFL 2K5"
7. "Baseball Stars"
6. "NBA Street Vol. 2"
5. WWF No Mercy
4. MVP Baseball 2005
3. Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!
2. NHL 94
1. Tecmo Super Bowl

1800_Cool_Guy
05-10-2013, 08:49 AM
A lot of people here mentioning Ken Griffey Baseball but not a single fuk was given by the person that made the list.

YesWayNoWeigh
05-10-2013, 08:50 AM
A lot of people here mentioning Ken Griffey Baseball but not a single fuk was given by the person that made the list.mvp 2005 is up there so all is well. My jimmies are at peace

LikeAMachine
05-10-2013, 08:51 AM
15? Way too far down the LIST!!

http://conorlastowka.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/picture-8.png
http://www.blogcdn.com/www.joystiq.com/media/2008/05/rbibaseballtoxbla.jpg



lulz Pettis was one cheeky kunt m8, he was so fast,, brb triples all day

Love Pirate
05-10-2013, 08:52 AM
Disappointed with the top 10

PowerThroughIt
05-10-2013, 09:15 AM
W9O032KK_jM

that list is crap, srs.

SkinnyBeast24
05-10-2013, 09:15 AM
Full list. Your thoughts.

Cliffs of the list

25. "Bases Loaded"
24. "NFL Street"
23. "Ice Hockey"
22. "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters"
21. "Bulls vs. Blazers and the NBA Playoffs"
20. NBA Live 2005
19. SSX
18. MLB 13: The Show
17. NCAA Football 2004
16. College Hoops 2K8
15. "RBI Baseball"
14. "FIFA Soccer 10"
13. "NFL Blitz"
12. "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2"
11. "NBA 2K11"
10. "Madden NFL 2005"
9. "NBA Jam"
8. "ESPN NFL 2K5"
7. "Baseball Stars"
6. "NBA Street Vol. 2"
5. WWF No Mercy
4. MVP Baseball 2005
3. Mike Tyson's Punch Out!!
2. NHL 94
1. Tecmo Super Bowl

no ken Griffey




no ken Griffey



no ken Griffey





http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i128/JamesLowe56/GIFs/blooddiamond.gif


http://www.gifsforum.com/images/gif/rage/grand/very_angry_gif.gif

reinsdorfsucks
05-10-2013, 09:47 AM
Anyone use to play this game?

http://thumbs2.ebaystatic.com/d/l225/m/myrc8YGUMxpAyiQ-YiWve7A.jpg

Game was amazing.

Finally somebody mentions Triple Play. I was obsessed with Triple Play 2000.

http://www.treyarch.com/content/dam/activision/treyarch/master/global/reskin/games/tripleplay2000.jpg

The intro video gave me chills, and still does..

TePvUYQYfWc

Also the random advertisements over the stadium PA's. I'll never forget Lobster Cola.


Also spent months of my childhood playing:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/2/27/NHL_2004_Coverart.png


This game deserves a shoutout, simply because the handsome man on the cover is the GOAT:

http://image.gamespotcdn.net/gamespot/images/box/2/8/2/919282_52839_front.jpg


I can also vouch for the awesomeness of Ken Griffey Jr., I always remember "He's in there" after close plays.

BEASTMODE420
05-10-2013, 10:03 AM
MVP Baseball 2005,NFL 2k5 and NBA 2k13 are top 3 srs especially MVP Baseball with mods made it the GOAT baseball game. Tony Hawk Pro Skater should get a mention also that game was the best back in the day


XeNKhm09Q88

Whole game had best sound track. Still listen to that sound track from time to time while partying.

Also the list is crap, no griffey no care.

lovebbing
05-10-2013, 08:29 PM
Whole game had best sound track. Still listen to that sound track from time to time while partying.

Also the list is crap, no griffey no care.

me and my dad still play this in present day...

http://www.mobygames.com/images/shots/l/301873-ken-griffey-jr-s-winning-run-snes-screenshot-the-game-s-title.png

and Griffey is the only real player in the game. Lol, the rest of the guys all mimic real players but with funny nicknames, like "Big Magoo" for Frank Thomas and "Bolt Lightning" for Randy Johnson.

JesuitGrind
05-10-2013, 08:33 PM
NCAA 2004, the game that got me hooked on the franchise
I still remember my first game Nevada vs FSU got my ass whopped by the noles.

NBA Street Vol 2, played that game for hours on end

Wu-Massacre
05-10-2013, 08:42 PM
lol at that top 10 list I knew Techmo Bowl was gonna be #1 or in the top 3 that phucking game has been overrated for years. I'm cool with WWF No Mercy making top 5 though that game was the best wrestling game experience out of all the WWF/E games that have come out

T2TL
05-10-2013, 08:44 PM
NBA Live 96 and Quarterback Club 98

HumptyBrah
05-10-2013, 08:58 PM
Tecmo Super Bowl in its rightful place as the GOAT.