With many games regularly unveiled every year, it can be easy to lose touch with those classic, timeless games. Am talking about the PC games that captured our attentions that we couldn’t just couldn’t stop talking about them to our friends let alone quit playing until the fingers ached!
The longest journey
Released in 2000, The Longest Journey ranks amongst the top for providing great adventures in a contrasting realm. This computer game falls between fantasy and adventure yet has two domains and more than 150 different locations that will keep you entertained.
Even though it was released in 1993, Doom continues to be a classic icon game up to today. While some PC games especially those made in the 1990s get obsolete with time, Doom has maintained its superstardom as one of the best shooting games of all times.
Anyone that was playing Computer games in the 2000 era must have probably played or heard of Deus Ex. Many games have been released yet the fame of Deus Ex doesn’t seem to fade. It’s a first person shooter, stealth, multi-platform and action role-playing game that always has new features and things to discover because of full customization abilities.
Half-life 2 often ranks amongst the top on the list of best FPS and classic first person shooter computer games despite its release in 1998. What makes this game so obsessive is that the storyline and action combat is carefully designed to give the player one of a kind experience that will keep you coming back.
Diablo II: Lord of Destruction
As Dari from TechiesPad says, a curious gamer is always on the hunt for more! Even though there are many role playing games, Diablo II: Lord of Destruction is without a doubt one of the best PC games released in 2000. Apart from the addictive hack and slash gameplay what makes it one of the tops is that players can choose between single player and multiplayer mode. It has a large outdoor gaming world so you will not get bored with an isolated or single location.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic
Bioware who are the developers of this PC game rarely disappoints when it comes to giving players role-playing games with captivating storylines. Released in 2003, this PC game adds an authentic gaming experience to fans of Star Wars franchise as well as people who are hesitant to try out a role playing fighting genre.
X-COM: UFO Defense
XCOM combines strategy and unique tactics to create a fun experience that makes it one of the top ranking classic games. Players have to fight aliens so as to defend Earth from a massive invasion. This game is not just about shooting; you need to have a have leadership skills that you will use to manage the XCOM group and come up with the best technology that is at par or even better than the extraterrestrial enemies.
While it is easy to ignore old games because of the mentality that they have outdated technology, classic computer games have a gaming experience that was perfect for that era. These 7 PC games still give a fun experience that sets them apart.