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Top 25 Retro Games to Play on Halloween!


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#1 Retro Play

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Posted 23 October 2017 - 11:28 AM

With Halloween coming around the corner, I sat back and though to myself, what classic games would I like to play, at Halloween time, to ad to the spirit of the season! Here is what I came up with!

 

 

There are lots of games for each console, but too many to cover. These games are the most popular.


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#2 atarilbc

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Posted 23 October 2017 - 09:52 PM

That's a fun list. I'm surprised at how many 2600 games made it. I was considering something similar the other day but most and most of my favorite retro horror titles are on the 5th generation. Here are a few (16) in no particular order:

Resident Evil (SAT/PS1)
Resident Evil 2 (PS1)
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (PS1)
Medievil (PS1)
Legacy of Kain 2: Soul Reaver (DC/PS1)
House of the Dead (SAT)
Alien Vs. Predator (JAG)
Doom (JAG)
Friday the 13th (NES)
Escape from Monster Manor (3DO)
Xenophobe (Lynx)
Haunted House (2600)
Castlevania 3: Dracula's Curse (NES)
Ghouls 'n Ghosts (GEN)
Midnight Mutants (7800)
Night Warriors (SAT)

Also, while I wouldn't consider them "retro" due to their release dates/platform, I really love the DS Castlevania games Dawn of Sorrow, Portrait of Ruin and Order of Ecclesia. They probably top my favorites in that series.

Edited by atarilbc, 23 October 2017 - 09:56 PM.

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#3 atarifan95

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Posted 23 October 2017 - 11:33 PM

Return to Haunted House is my favorite 2600 Halloween game, because it uses the same game engine as Adventure, one of my all time favorite games.






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