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3 years ago#101
Assassin's Creed 2
Batman: Arkham City
Borderlands 2
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
Devil May Cry 3
Diablo 2
Fallout 3
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver
LoZ: A Link to the Past
Mass Effect 2
Resident Evil 2
Resident Evil 4
Silent Hill 2
Skyrim
Super Mario Bros. 3
Super Metroid


The worst sequels I ever played were Devil May Cry 2, Dragon Age 2, and Parasite Eve 2. Though each has its merits as an individual game, as sequels go they were all huge disappointments.
3 years ago#102
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It's pretty sad that I am having a real hard time with this.


Seriously?
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3 years ago#103
Super Mario Bros. 3, Red Dead Redemption, Portal 2, and Guitar Hero II just off the top of my head.
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3 years ago#104
Arkham City
Portal 2
Mass Effect 2
Prototype 2
Lego Batman 2
Assassin's Creed 2
Dark Souls
Just Cause 2
Red Dead Redemption
Uncharted 2
Killzone 2
Resistance 2
Dead Space 2
Infamous 2

There's probably more, but I think that answers the question.
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3 years ago#105
Devil May Cry 2. Best sequel.
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3 years ago#106
me2 is so overrated. me3 had the best combat, visuals, dialogue, etc., and me1 had the best story (because me2 ruined it later, and me3 was the final nail in the coffin) and most exploration (even if it was mostly to barren planets with lots of re-used assets).

i never played ac1, but everyone tells me ac2 (which i really enjoyed) was a huge improvement.
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3 years ago#107
Maybe I'm just an old fart, but I'm shocked nobody's mentioned Ms. Pac Man yet. Or Super Mario Bros. for that matter.
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3 years ago#108
Kingmichael1337 said:
me2 is so overrated. me3 had the best combat, visuals, dialogue, etc., and me1 had the best story (because me2 ruined it later, and me3 was the final nail in the coffin) and most exploration (even if it was mostly to barren planets with lots of re-used assets).

i never played ac1, but everyone tells me ac2 (which i really enjoyed) was a huge improvement.


I agree with ME 3 being better, and in every aspect. I think the ME 3 storyline was great too, even better than the first 2, except for that ending, or whatever that was. Still can't believe they did that. Even the "fix" they did sucks.

And yeah AC 2 was a big improvement. But personally I dislike the gameplay on AC games.
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3 years ago#109
I'm not being sarcastic when I say that I didn't realize the gaming community considered any two games with similar names but utterly seperate plots with no similarities in setting or cast to be prequels/sequels. I wouldn't even consider games like The Elder Scrolls or Castlevania to be true sequels, but other, totally seperate stories in the same world.
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3 years ago#110
Zelda 3, as a sequel to Zelda 2. Zelda 2 didn't quite surpass Zelda 1. Metroid 2, also. Diablo 2.
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