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#1 Posted by Carcrafter7 (432 posts) -

Mine was kingdom hearts and made me a fan from there. What was yours?

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#2 Edited by SolidTy (49991 posts) -

Launch titles.

Street Fighter EX 3 and Time Splitters come to mind.

I buy these machines at launch, so it's hard to remember back to October 2000, but I had four or five launch games. I think DOA and Tekken Tag were also in that pile.

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#3 Posted by thehig1 (6161 posts) -

Silient Scope with no light gun, it sucked.

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#4 Posted by MarcRecon (8093 posts) -

Tekken Tag and Timesplitters and I still have both titles that I boot up once in a while.

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#5 Posted by GTR12 (12506 posts) -

A Crash game, my first game has always been a Sony mascot character, it would have been Crash for PS3 if they made one....but no....

So I got LBP (another Sony mascot), PS4 will probably be LBP3 as of now.

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#6 Posted by walter6869 (87 posts) -

Spider-Man based on the first movie. So many memories

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#7 Posted by Fezzinator101 (195 posts) -

ATV: Off Road Fury 2. Great game.

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#8 Posted by AJC3317 (2546 posts) -

madden 2001. back when sports games were actually fun

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#9 Edited by trav_have (5707 posts) -

I had 2 at first, which were Fantavision and ATV: Off Road Fury 2. Loved both of those games.

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#10 Posted by yokofox33 (30774 posts) -

FFX. What a journey.

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#11 Posted by Soethi6 (425 posts) -

NHL 2k7, FIFA Street 2 and Gran Turismo 4. Followed by Champions of Norrath, GTA LCS and Formula One 2006.

Got my PS2 on christmas 2006 (was late to the party cause I had a XBOX one month after launch and was primarily gaming on PC).

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#13 Posted by Blueresident87 (5655 posts) -

Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance, and I still play this game and the second one.

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#14 Edited by SoNin360 (6691 posts) -

Some Scooby Doo game. Night of 1000 Frights or something. I was like 9 and it was mostly something my brother wanted anyway.

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#15 Edited by FinalFighters (2781 posts) -

i forgot the name of the game but it was a fireworks puzzle game that i rented from Blockbuster.

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#16 Posted by Megavideogamer (6341 posts) -

Twisted Metal Black

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#17 Edited by The_Last_Ride (76371 posts) -

WWF Smackdown Just Bring It

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#18 Posted by benleslie5 (8614 posts) -

TimeSplitters 2- The multiplayer matches were insane

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#19 Posted by Ballroompirate (25830 posts) -

Mine was The Bouncer

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#20 Edited by deactivated-58319077a6477 (4954 posts) -

Gran Turismo 3

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#21 Posted by coasterguy65 (7133 posts) -

I think Off Road Fury 2, or whatever pack in ATV game came with my PS2. I didn't buy a PS2 until later. I was way more into PC gaming back then...consoles (after the SNES) were an after thought.

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#22 Posted by SolidTy (49991 posts) -

@FinalFighters said:

i forgot the name of the game but it was a fireworks puzzle game that i rented from Blockbuster.

Fantavision. That was a launch title, lol.

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#23 Posted by hrt_rulz01 (14363 posts) -

Damn that's a brain-strainer... I think it was WWE Smackdown vs Raw because I didn't get a PS2 until a couple of years after launch, and WWE came out in 04 I think.

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#24 Edited by mep69 (1926 posts) -

Rayman Revolutions, Smugglers Run and X Squad.

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#25 Posted by kye-mc (55 posts) -

Jak and Daxter the precursor legacy, my playstation journey started their properly.

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#26 Edited by Flubbbs (4828 posts) -

launch titles.. Madden 2001, Timesplitters and Tekken Tag Tournament

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#27 Posted by starwolf474 (983 posts) -

WWF Smackdown: Shut Your Mouth

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#28 Posted by ivo_ree (121 posts) -

Spyro: Enter the dragonfly

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#29 Posted by sukraj (27233 posts) -

I cant remember it was a very long time ago

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#30 Edited by Chris_53 (5431 posts) -

Gran Turismo 3, it came with the console when I had it for Christmas. I think the first PS2 game I actually bought was Theme Park World, it was horrible lol

I remember getting a few games around my birthday, namely Timesplitters and Burnout, the very first game. Oh they were fun!

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#31 Posted by watchdogsrules (541 posts) -

it was either Madagascar or need for speed: hot pursuit 2.

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#32 Posted by watchdogsrules (541 posts) -

@Chris_53: man, gran turismo 3, brings back alot of memories.

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#33 Posted by jsmoke03 (13696 posts) -

tekken 4, nba live 03 & final fantasy x

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#34 Edited by DSTYR_OF_WORLDS (25 posts) -

Destruction Derby!

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#35 Posted by SteaminPotatoes (191 posts) -

Grand Theft Auto III

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#36 Posted by mastermetal777 (3215 posts) -

Kingdom Hearts II

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#37 Posted by CTR360 (8376 posts) -

gta 3 sillent hill 2

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#38 Posted by CrimsonBrute (24972 posts) -

It was God of War. Bought it along with the PS2.

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#39 Edited by pyro1245 (3146 posts) -

@SolidTy said:

@FinalFighters said:

i forgot the name of the game but it was a fireworks puzzle game that i rented from Blockbuster.

Fantavision. That was a launch title, lol.

Haha that one and Summoner were the two I got at launch.

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#40 Posted by SpiderLuke (716 posts) -

The Bouncer

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#41 Posted by l34052 (3755 posts) -

My very first ps2 game was GT3

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#42 Edited by yixingtpot (1484 posts) -

launch games I forgot about and lost some... I do recall playing TimeSplitters a bit... then the Onimusha stuff started coming out and I still own all those... there was that Sony horror game with horrible controls... Infected? a type of zombie game with terrible controls. I still own most of my PS2 collection... about 50 games, half of what I once owned. Oh I googled it, the zombie game was called Extermination not Infected.

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#43 Posted by rlazoti (25 posts) -

mine was Need for Speed Underground.

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#44 Posted by Vivamp (26 posts) -

I was given my ps2 by someone, and they accidentally left GTA: Vice City in it, so i guess that, however i had played gran turismo 3: A Spec loads prior to that on a ps2 that wasnt explicitly mine.

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#45 Edited by HitmanActual (825 posts) -

SSX at launch. Fucking awesome.

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#46 Posted by Bikouchu35 (8183 posts) -

ace combat 4 dat OST

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#47 Posted by Pikminmaniac (11185 posts) -

Mine was Dragon Quest VIII and it completely blew me away. It was visually stunning, the world was massive, and load times were practically nowhere to be seen.