Your favorite Sci Fi games?

Discussion in 'Gaming' started by Civ001, Jun 24, 2014.

  1. Melakon

    Melakon Admiral Admiral

    Nov 22, 2012
    Melakon's grave
    That's sort of my approach. I've never played the campaigns or scenarios, and usually have 4-8 custom races I use (I make custom portraits and logos for them too). Some turn out to be wimps even though I tend to make aggressive Evils. An aggressive Good can be a handful too. Evil, warlike pacifists are a current experiment.
  2. martok2112

    martok2112 Commodore Commodore

    Oct 8, 2013
    Loved Deus Ex. Played it for the first time on PS2, years ago, and was amazed at the open play of the game. Got The PS3 Deus Ex game as well, and enjoyed it.

    Xwing vs TIE Fighter was cool, but I also loved Xwing Alliance for its sheer selection of ships. :)
  3. Davros

    Davros Fleet Admiral Admiral

    Mar 8, 2001
    Kaled bunker, Skaro
    Twilight Imperium
    Car Wars
    Star Fleet Battles
  4. B.J.

    B.J. Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Jul 14, 2004
    Huntsville, AL
    Wing Commander
    TIE Fighter
    Star Control 2
    Elite Force

    And if I can get it working on my computer, I'd love to try my hand at netrek again!
  5. Jax

    Jax Admiral Admiral

    Mass Effect Trilogy
    Halo Franchise
    Fallout 3
    Half Life Franchise
    Dead Space (original one)
    Star Trek Armada (original one)
    Star Trek Bridge Commander
    Star Trek Elite Force I & II
  6. Captrek

    Captrek Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 24, 2009
    What the heck does "warlike pacifists" mean?
  7. { Emilia }

    { Emilia } Black Opium Moderator

    Apr 17, 2011
    In your dreams
    I think my favorites have all been mentioned.
    I used to love Alpha Centauri, Tie Fighter and Wing Commander. I'm in the process of moving flats and while packing boxes I found my Wing Commander IV box. Oh, the nostalgia.
    Regarding more current games I love the Mass Effect trilogy, I really enjoyed Deus Ex: HR, I loved Bioshock: Infinite (which isn't set in the future but is still science fiction) and despite all its flaws I enjoyed the concept behind Remember Me.
  8. Kestrel

    Kestrel Vice Admiral Admiral

    Apr 9, 2009
    Eden Prime
    Mass Effect trilogy
    Knights of the Old Republic
    Star Trek Armada
    Freespace II
    Mechwarrior series (2 and 3 particularly)

    Hell yes.

    SPCTRE Badass Admiral

    Nov 26, 2008
    Yes! That's a great sci-fi franchise I had almost completely - and unjustly - forgotten about.
  10. Kelthaz

    Kelthaz Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Apr 28, 2005
    Toronto, Ontario
    Oh, yes, and of course Master of Orion.

    Master of Orion II still holds the crown for best 4X game of all time.
  11. Otto Harkaman

    Otto Harkaman Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Jul 1, 2013
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    Otto stands up and walks to the front of the MoOA meeting and proceeds to confess that he is a MoO addict and had to ban all such programs from his computer.
  12. Captrek

    Captrek Vice Admiral Admiral

    May 24, 2009
    All together now:

    Hi, Otto!
  13. Otto Harkaman

    Otto Harkaman Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Jul 1, 2013
    Secret HYDRA base