Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more
Avatar
Added by AVPGuyver21

on 4 Nov 2012 10:01

17
1483 Views 3 Comments

My Gaming Firsts

or enter url:
Sort by: Showing 1-50 of 67
Next » 1« Prev
People who added this item 172  Average listal rating (106 ratings) 8.4  IMDB Rating
1. Sega Genesis/Mega Drive - Game Hardware
First system I ever played.

First system I own.

First system that broke down on me.

I got my mine in 1997 when I was six years old from my cousin of mine. I did remember playing the Genesis at my grandaunt house before 1997.

People who added this item 400  Average listal rating (245 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating
2. Nintendo GameCube (GCN) - Game Hardware
First system that I bought myself.

I remember my parents told me that they would get me a Gamecube for my birthday if I save up my own money for it. So on my 11th birthday, we went to the game store and bought a Gamecube.


People who added this item 553  Average listal rating (389 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
3. Sonic the Hedgehog - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First Game That I Ever Played



I did play games on my old Mac around 1995, but this was the first game that I've played on a console. I remember playing Sonic at a toy store in the mall in Baltimore, MD when I was like at least four years old. I already knew about Sonic thanks to Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog on TV.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 449  Average listal rating (314 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
4. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First Genesis Game That I Owned



My cousin of mine give me a ton of Genesis games back in 1997. I remember this one and several others are the ones that I remember getting as my first games that I own on the Genesis.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 152  Average listal rating (94 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating
5. Sonic Spinball - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First I played endlessly.


People who added this item 12  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating
6. Star Trek: The Next Generation - Echoes from... - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First game that I actually hated.



I remember the first level being so hard that I couldn't finish it. It made me want to throw my console across the living room. This was 15 years ago and I still have nightmares of this game :D.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 125  Average listal rating (79 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
7. Mortal Kombat II - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
The first M rated game that I remember playing.



It was 1996 and I knew about Mortal Kombat thanks to the popular movie that came out in 1995. I went to my friends house and he had Mortal Kombat II on the Genesis. I pick Reptile as my first character to play as and he choose Sub-Zero.

People who added this item 14  Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
8. Doom - Sega 32X
First FPS Game That I Played



I played this version on Doom in 1997. Not a good place to start off with, but I did end up playing the PC version nearly two years later.

People who added this item 92  Average listal rating (73 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
9. Streets of Rage 2 - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First Action Beat'em Up That I Played



I remember a friend of mine up the street 16 years ago had Streets of Rage 2 on the Genesis.

People who added this item 47  Average listal rating (42 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating
10. Galaga - Arcade
First arcade cabinet I remember ever playing



It was a some pizza place sometime during the summer of 1995.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 2  Average listal rating (1 ratings) 1  IMDB Rating
11. Primal Rage - PC Games
First Fighting Game That I Played



I loved this game as kid ever since I played back in 1996. I even own of the action figures at the time.

People who added this item 38  Average listal rating (29 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
12. Spider-Man & Venom: Maximum Carnage - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First Game That I Beat On The Hardest Difficulty

First game that I played all night



I was six years old and it took me hours to finish it.

People who added this item 31  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
13. Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 - Sega Genesis and Mega Drive
First Arcade Game That I Spend All Of My Money At The Arcade



I used the genesis link since I can't find the original arcade version on listal.

People who added this item 129  Average listal rating (79 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
14. Duck Hunt - Famicom and NES
First NES Game That I Played



I can't remember when, but I think it was 17 or 18 years ago. One of my older cousin had a NES and brought over Duck Hunt to our house.

People who added this item 35  Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
15. Animaniacs - Super famicom and SNES
First SNES Game That I Played



My older cousin had it on her SNES.

People who added this item 4  Average listal rating (3 ratings) 3.7  IMDB Rating
16. King of the Monsters 2 - Super famicom and SNES
First Game that I Wanted to play as a kid, but never did



I never own a SNES sadly :(.

People who added this item 28  Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
17. Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge - Game Boy
First Game Boy Game That I Owned



I got this game as a gift from my Aunt who own the original Gameboy (The big fat one) in 1998. I really enjoy it even though I had no idea what was going on. The game made me want to check out some vampire movies as a kid.

People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (3 ratings) 2.3  IMDB Rating
18. Godzilla - Game Boy
First game that I purchased with my own money.



Being a huge Godzilla fan growing up, I had to buy this game as a kid. I found it about it in 1998 in a issue of Nintendo Power. Too bad that the game sucked.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 46  Average listal rating (24 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating
19. Final Fantasy Adventure - Game Boy
First Final Fantasy Game That I played



Before I got Final Fantasy 7, I had Final Fantasy Adventure on the Gameboy. It was another game that my Aunt give me in 1998.

People who added this item 25  Average listal rating (16 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating
20. A Bug's Life - PlayStation
- First Playstation game I owned

- First Playstation game that I played.



I remember getting A Bug's Life, Rugrats and the first Spyro game for Christmas in 1998.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 1462  Average listal rating (801 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
21. Final Fantasy VII - PlayStation
First game I played endlessly



I always love Final Fantasy VII and I don't care what other people say. The game blew my mind as a kid and it got me hook on RPG's. I do agree that the fandom can be pretty bad though.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 23  Average listal rating (14 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating
22. Jurassic Park: the Lost World - PlayStation
First game I remember renting



I remember going to blockbuster to rent a game for the PS1/PSX in late 1998. Seeing how I loved Dinosaurs so much then that I had to try out this game. I remember it being pretty fun.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 90  Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
23. Medievil - PlayStation
First game that gave me an awesome cinematic feeling

First game to scare my little sister

AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 9  Average listal rating (8 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
24. Dragon Ball Z Greatest Legends - PlayStation
First import I ever played

A friend of mine in 2001 had it along with GT Final Bout.

People who added this item 74  Average listal rating (47 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
25. Turok: Dinosaur Hunter - Nintendo 64
First N64 game that I played.



It was 1998 and my Mom's friend brought over his own N64. He brought over both Turok and Super Mario 64. Both games blew my mind as a kid.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 84  Average listal rating (57 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
26. Turok 2: Seeds of Evil - Nintendo 64
First game I remember the cheat code very well.



Code: BEWAREOBLIVIONISATHAND
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 1152  Average listal rating (702 ratings) 8.8  IMDB Rating
27. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time - Nintendo 64
First Nintendo 64 Game That I Owned



I got this and Super Mario 64 as a birthday gift back in 1999 for my 8th birthday. It also the first Zelda game that I remember playing during the Christmas of 1998 at my older cousin house.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 1042  Average listal rating (686 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating
28. Super Mario 64 - Nintendo 64
First Mario Game That I Played



I know about Mario before I played Super Mario 64 in 1998, but Super Mario 64 was the first Mario game that I played on my own.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 144  Average listal rating (85 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
29. Yoshi's Story - Nintendo 64
First N64 Game That I Rented

AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 35  Average listal rating (18 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
30. Resident Evil 2 - Nintendo 64
First Game That I Borrowed From A Friend



I borrowed it from a friend from the third grade in 1999. Awesome game nevertheless.

People who added this item 568  Average listal rating (368 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
31. Pokemon: Red Version - Game Boy
First Gameboy Color game I own



I already own Pokemon Blue Version and I rented a copy of Red version just to see any differences in 1999. I got Red Version for my 8th Birthday and a Gameboy Color.

People who added this item 513  Average listal rating (320 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating
32. Pokémon: Yellow Version - Game Boy
First Game That I Pre-Order



My Grandma help me pre-order the game at a video game store in the mall back in 1999.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 6  Average listal rating (2 ratings) 1  IMDB Rating
33. Gex: Enter the Gecko - Game Boy Color
First Gameboy Color That I played

I got it as a birthday gift in 1999. I wanted the PSX/PS1 version and I got this instead.

People who added this item 221  Average listal rating (124 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
34. Sonic Adventure - Sega Dreamcast
First Dreamcast Game That I played



I never own a Sega Dreamcast since we never had the money for one. My friend had one and playing this game was awesome.

People who added this item 12  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating
35. Aliens vs Predator - PC Games
First Game To Make Me Want Another Gaming System



Okay this was a PC game, but I remember I wanted a new PC as a kid just to play this game. So one year later, I finally got the game back in 2000.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 62  Average listal rating (31 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
36. Zone Of The Enders - PlayStation 2
First PS2 game I played



I played this at my friends house just to try out the Metal Gear Solid 2 demo. Zone Of The Enders was still a fun game though.

People who added this item 49  Average listal rating (25 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating
37. Yu-Gi-Oh! Duelists of the Roses - PlayStation 2
First Playstation 2 Game That I Owned

I got it as a Christmas gift in 2003. I used to be a big fan of the show and the card game.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 69  Average listal rating (33 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating
38. Sonic Heroes - PlayStation 2
First Platstation 2 Game That I Rented

AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 1823  Average listal rating (889 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
39. Final Fantasy X - PlayStation 2
First Game To Blow Me Away With Graphics



Made me want to buy a PS2, I didn't get one until 2003 and I wanted a Gamecube instead at the time just to play Melee.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 352  Average listal rating (178 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
40. Luigi's Mansion - GameCube
First Gamecube game That I played



I first played it at a local game store during late 2001 when the Gamecube just came out.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 909  Average listal rating (540 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
41. Super Smash Bros. Melee - GameCube
First Gamecube Game That I Owned

First Game To Make Me Want Another Gaming System



I got it for my Birthday in 2002. I remember just waiting so long to finally play it. I still think it's the best game in the series.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 186  Average listal rating (88 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
42. Super Mario Advance - Game Boy Advance
First Game Bot Advance Game That I Played


People who added this item 32  Average listal rating (17 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
43. Spyro the Dragon: Season of Ice - Game Boy Advance
First Game Boy Advance Game That I Owned

I got it as a Christmas gift in 2001. The last decent Spyro game in my opinion.

People who added this item 88  Average listal rating (47 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating
44. Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee - Xbox
First Xbox game That I played



It was at my friends house in 2001 when he got a Xbox. I still prefer the PS1/PSX Oddworld games.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 1212  Average listal rating (645 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating
45. Halo: Combat Evolved - Xbox
First Xbox Game That I Owned



I got the original Xbox in 2005. I got one a bit late then most people did, but I was more of a PS2 person as a teenager.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 136  Average listal rating (75 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
46. Doom 3 - Xbox
First Xbox Game That I Rented


People who added this item 69  Average listal rating (37 ratings) 5.8  IMDB Rating
47. Feel The Magic: XY/XX - Nintendo DS
First DS game That I Played



It was at a local EB Games.

People who added this item 589  Average listal rating (303 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
48. Super Mario 64 DS - Nintendo DS
First DS Game That I Owned



I got it as a gift with my DS during Christmas of 2004. The original version is much better in my opinion.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 27  Average listal rating (16 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
49. MediEvil Resurrection - PlayStation Portable
First PSP Game That I Played



My cousin got a PSP before I did and I always loved MediEvil. I had to check it out nevertheless.
AVPGuyver21's rating:

People who added this item 27  Average listal rating (14 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
50. Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai - PlayStation Portable
First PSP Game That I Owned



Birthday gift that I got in 2006.
AVPGuyver21's rating:


 

Everyone did their own list then I thought why not? I might edit this list once and a while to add new stuff to it. Inspired by other's first's video game lists:

Ape's Video Game Firsts:
http://www.listal.com/list/my-video-game-firsts

Astro_Man23's Video Game Firsts:
http://www.listal.com/list/my-video-game-firsts-astroman23

Johanlefourbe's Video Game Firsts:
http://www.listal.com/list/my-video-game-firsts-johanlefourbe

LordDarkrai's Video Game Firsts:
http://www.listal.com/list/my-gaming-firsts

SK's Video Game Firsts:
http://www.listal.com/list/sks-video-game-firsts

Added to

6 votes
Games (great lists) (34 lists)
list by The O.P.
Published 1 year, 7 months ago



Related lists

My Gaming Firsts
53 item list by LordDarkrai
21 votes 4 comments
My Video Game Firsts (astro_man23)
28 item list by astro_man23
12 votes 9 comments
Epic Life-Changing Games
28 item list by Ghosthack
7 votes 1 comment
My Video Game Firsts
43 item list by ape
20 votes 8 comments
Firsts in TV
17 item list by tersanay
21 votes 6 comments
My Video Game Firsts
45 item list by johanlefourbe
17 votes 2 comments
Total Recall: Important Movie Firsts
10 item list by C!pH3r
10 votes 2 comments
Indian Firsts in Film History
17 item list by C!pH3r
22 votes 7 comments
Top 10 Games of My Gaming History
10 item list by 658079
3 votes
Top 10 games ever
9 item list by Praveen
1 comment

View more top voted lists
Join listal and create your own lists and much more

People who voted for this also voted for

Classical Music in Games
PK's All-Time Favorite Video Games
Board Games
Batman and video games
Favorite Games - A Year by Year Review
games of my life
Top 25 RPG's of All The Times
Arcade
Dreams in Video Games
"That music is dope, though!" Best Videogame Music
My Indie Game Experiences
PK's Favorite Video Game Genres

More lists from AVPGuyver21

My video game console histroy
The longest gaps between video game sequels
My 2013 Razzie Movie Predictions
Movies that I saw in theatres.
Top 11 Nostalgia Critic Episodes of each year.
TGWTG wishlist


Comments

Posted: 1 year, 7 months ago at Dec 17 10:02
Excellent gaming history! Number 18 made me laugh! =) It's unfortunate that your first purchase wound up being a dud. Live and learn, right?
Posted: 1 year, 3 months ago at Apr 20 15:26
Great list, mine would be pretty much same.
Posted: 7 months, 3 weeks ago at Dec 2 21:40
I liked playing "Duck Hunt"; when I was young!

Login or Signup to post a comment