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Old Apr 6, 2013, 11:51 PM   #1
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Best retro games?

I love retro games, and I could really use some to play on my ipad
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Old Apr 7, 2013, 09:27 AM   #2
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Retro Games as in old games or old style games or just any game with chunky pixellated graphics?

For the former, Another World. For the latter, Nimble Quest.
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Old Apr 7, 2013, 06:16 PM   #3
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The Sonic series has iOS ports (Sonic 1, Sonic 2, Sonic CD, Sonic 4 HD: Episode I, Sonic 4: Episode 2), and somebody recently announced a remastered version of Sonic 1.

Final Fantasy I-V are also available, there's a Street Fighter II Collection, R-Type, Chrono Trigger, Duke Nukem 3D, Earthworm Jim, Final Fight, Megaman X, Golden Axe, Secret of Mana, The Simpsons Arcade, X-Men and probably 100s more that would be worth mentioning.

However, the iPad's touch interface is obnoxious at times, so something like the iCade 8-bitty comes in handy.
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It's supported by Atari, Namco, Midway and Activision arcade games, among others. If you're jailbroken, you can add support for most retro games around.

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Old Apr 10, 2013, 08:07 AM   #4
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I love PAC-MAN. It is my favorite retro game.
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