So G4 recently came out with their Top 100 Games list. I don’t really know why people feel the need to make these lists. These lists are completely subjective and everyone uses different criteria. Some lists look at the most influential, most fun in their day, most fun to play even now, or some strange combination of the three. However, no matter what method they use, its going to spark tons of arguments.
Reading the comments on some of these entries was hilarious, with people saying G4 as lost credibility and that they are never going to view the site again. Those people need to grow up and realize that no two people are going to make the same list. Hell, some of my favorite games (such as System Shock 2 and Tribes) didn’t even make the cut. Still, here are some of my personal favorites that I was happy to see make the list: